Monday, December 12, 2016

Monday 12/12

Today we started the First Semester Final Exam.  To assist in your studying, you can find the Review Packet we used in class last week here:

I have marked the correct answers and provided some (mostly) helpful notes.  Let's finish out this week strong and....


Friday, November 18, 2016

Friday 11/18

Today we worked in MATHia. 

I hope you enjoy your Thanksgiving break with your family and friends! When you return I will be on Leave. Please see the following links to keep an update on what is happening in 8th Grade Math :).

Thursday, November 17, 2016

Thursday 11/17

Today we worked on bringing Math outdoors with a 3-Act Math lesson on Pythagorean Theorem. All of the students did an awesome job participating and  collaborating with their peers. I thoroughly enjoyed seeing all the effort that took place today. 

Homework: Complete Activity

Wednesday, November 16, 2016

Wednesday 11/16

Today we solved real world problems with the Pythagorean Theorem. Great job everyone!

Tomorrow we will be doing a fun activity outdoors. Don't forget to bring your math brain and have some fun!

Homework: Complete Pg. 334

Monday, November 14, 2016

Monday 11/14

Since we've now wrapped up our main work with functions for the year, we put our new-found knowledge to the test with a practice CAASPP Functions test today. We'll go over your solutions later this week. 

Homework: MATHia (You should be working in Right Triangles Module) 

Saturday, November 12, 2016

Thursday 11/10

We talked a bit about the Desmos Function Carnival activity a bit today, shared back some thinking, and then did a piecewise function activity (instead of Lesson 4.5). It was awesome!

Homework: Finish the piecewise function activity

Wednesday, November 9, 2016

Wednesday 11/9

Today we finished Lesson 4.3 and are now proficient with both the standard form and the slope-intercept form for linear equations, including converting from one form to the other.

Homework: Equations & Graph Review