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Pre-AP December 3-14

Pre-AP December 3-14
 
Our first semester final is next week (December 12-13).  The IXL skills for this week and next week are all review skills.  You do not have to do all of them.  Pick at least three each week that you need to work on.  You are also encouraged to review previous skills.
 
Focus Review Skills:
6th grade skills:
K13 (Multiply Mixed Numbers)
V7 (Percents)
R12 (Scale drawings)
 
7th grade skills:
A10 (Classify Numbers)
B3 (Graph integers on a number line)
B4 (Absolute value and opposites)
H4 (Compare and order rational numbers)
C9 (Simplify integer expressions)
J11 (Proportions word problems)
L6 (Percents word problems)
M3 (Unit prices)
R9 (Properties of Addition and multiplication)
R10 (Distributive Property)
R11 (Solve Equations using properties)
A2 (Prime Factorization)
 
Monday, December 3
Order of Operations
HW: IXL
 
Tuesday, December 4
Order of Operations
HW: IXL
 
Wednesday, December 5
Order of Operations
HW: IXL
 
Thursday, December 6
Order of Operations
HW: IXL
 
Friday, December 7
Order of Operations
Review
 
Monday, December 10
Review
HW: IXL
 
Tuesday, December 11
Review
HW: IXL
 
Wednesday, December 12
Final
HW: IXL
 
Thursday, December 13
Final
HW: IXL
 
 
Friday, December 14
Solving Equations
 

Pre-AP November 26-30

Welcome back!  I hope everyone had a relaxing mini break!
 
Pre-AP
November 26-30
 
IXL Focus Skills:
Y9, Y10, Y11, K1, K2, and K3
 
Monday, November 26:
Review proportions, ratios, and percents
Review Multiplication Properties
HW: IXL
 
Tuesday, November 27:
Prime Factorization
HW: IXL
 
Wednesday, November 28:
Exponents
HW: IXL
 
Thursday, November 29:
Exponents and Order of Operations
HW: IXL
 
Friday, November 30:
Order of Operations

November 26-30

Welcome back!  I hope everyone had a relaxing mini break!
 
General Math
November 26-30
 
IXL Focus Skills:
Y9, Y10, Y11
 
Monday, November 26:
Review proportions, ratios, and percents
HW: IXL
 
Tuesday, November 27:
Multiplication Properties
HW: IXL
 
Wednesday, November 28:
Multiplication Properties
HW: IXL
 
Thursday, November 29:
Prime Factorization
HW: IXL
 
Friday, November 30:
Intro. Exponents
 

November 12-16

November 12-16
 
IXL Focus Skills:
R6, R7, and R9
 
Monday, November 12
Present Mini Projects
Percent/Ratio/Rate PS Quiz
HW: IXL
 
Tuesday, November 13
PEMDAS Review
HW: IXL
 
Wednesday, November 14
PEMDAs-Exponents
HW: IXL
 
Thursday, November 15
Exponents
HW: IXL
 
Friday, November 16
Exponents
HW: IXL

Pre-AP November 12-16

Pre-AP November 12-16
 
IXL Focus Skills:
V2, V3, O11
 
Monday, November 12
Present Mini Projects
5th grade PEMDAS Review
HW: IXL
 
Tuesday, November 13
PEMDAS Review
Intro. Exponents
HW: IXL
 
Wednesday, November 14
Exponents
PEMDAS-Negatives
HW: IXL
 
Thursday, November 15
PEMDAS
HW: IXL
 
Friday, November 16
PEMDAS
HW: IXL
 
 
 

November 5-9

We are back in our classroom this week!  Thank you to Ms. McGinn for setting up and running our book fair! 
 
Upcoming Events:
November 6: 
Orchestra Concert 6:30 @ Lamar
Basketball Game at @ Kramer
Spirit Night @ Panda Express
 
IXl Focus Sklils: S6, R11, R8
 
Monday, November 5
Ratio Problem Solving
HW: IXL
 
Tuesday, November 6
Ratio Problem Solving
HW: IXL
 
Wednesday, November 7
Ratio Quiz
Unit Rates
HW: IXL
 
Thursday, November 8
Unit Rates
HW: IXL
 
Friday, November 9 (A Friday)
ELA Benchmark

Pre-AP November 5-9

We are back in our classroom this week!  Thank you to Ms. McGinn for setting up and running our book fair! 
 
Upcoming Events:
November 6: 
Orchestra Concert 6:30 @ Lamar
Basketball Game at @ Kramer
Spirit Night @ Panda Express
 
IXl Focus Sklils: R7, R9, V2
 
Monday, November 5
Ratio, Percents, Rates Quiz
Multiplication Properties Project
HW: IXL
 
Tuesday, November 6
Multiplication Properties Project
HW: IXL
 
Wednesday, November 7
Present Project
Unit Rates
HW: IXL
 
Thursday, November 8
Unit Rates
HW: IXL
 
Friday, November 9 (A Friday)
ELA Benchmark

October 29-November 2

October 29-November 2
 
*Don't forget that we will be meeting in the media center all this week for math.  
 
IXL Focus Skills: R1, S5, R2
 
Monday, October 29
Ratio Intro and practice
 
Tuesday, October 30
Ratio problem solving
 
Wednesday, October 31
Ratio Baseball Project
 
Thursday, November 1
Ratio Baseball Project
 
Friday, November 2 (B)
Amusement Park Project

Pre-AP October 29-November 2

Pre-AP October 29-November 2
 
*Don't forget that we will be meeting in the media center all this week for math.  
 
IXL Focus Skills: S6, R2, and R5
 
Monday, October 29
Ratio Baseball Project
 
Tuesday, October 30
Ratio Baseball and Amusement Park Project
 
Wednesday, October 31
Amusement Park Project
 
Thursday, November 1
Aquarium Project
 
Friday, November 2 (B)
Aquarium Project

October 22-26

Fall weather is the perfect time to snuggle under the covers with a good book.  This Tuesday, we will have a book talk with Book People to preview next week's Book Fair.  On Wednesday, we will host Dylan Thuras, co-founder of Atlas Obscura and host of the Atlas Obscura Youtube series '100 Wonders', will be here to talk to students about his recent book, "The World's Most Adventurous Kid!" 
 
This book contains beautiful illustrations and information about 100 "surprising, mysterious, and weird-but-true places on Earth!" Please check out the Atlas Obscura 100 Wonders YouTube channel!
 
 
Dylan will also be signing copies of the book that have been purchased! If you would like to purchase a copy of the book, please visit 
 
 
October 22-26
 
IXL Focus Skills: S1, S2
 
Monday, October 22
Percents
 
Tuesday, October 23
 
 Percents
 
Wednesday, October 24
Percent of a number
 
Thursday, October 25
Percent of a number
Problem Solving
 
Friday, October 26
Problem Solving

Pre-AP October 22-26

Fall weather is the perfect time to snuggle under the covers with a good book.  This Tuesday, we will have a book talk with Book People to preview next week's Book Fair.  On Wednesday, we will host Dylan Thuras, co-founder of Atlas Obscura and host of the Atlas Obscura Youtube series '100 Wonders', will be here to talk to students about his recent book, "The World's Most Adventurous Kid!" 
 
This book contains beautiful illustrations and information about 100 "surprising, mysterious, and weird-but-true places on Earth!" Please check out the Atlas Obscura 100 Wonders YouTube channel!
 
 
Dylan will also be signing copies of the book that have been purchased! If you would like to purchase a copy of the book, please visit 
 
 
October 22-26
 
IXL Focus Skills: S2, S5, R1
 
Monday, October 22
Percents
 
Tuesday, October 23
Percent of a number
Problem Solving
 
Wednesday, October 24
Ratios
 
Thursday, October 25
Ratios
 
Friday, October 26
Problem Solving

Pre-AP October 15-19

 
IXL Focus for this week: 
J7, O8, S1
 
Monday, October 15
Adding and Subtracting Fractions 
Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
 
Tuesday, October 16
Percents-models
Percents, decimals, fractions
 
Wednesday, October 17
Percent of a number
 
Thursday, October 18
FIELD TRIP
 
Friday (B), October 19
Ratio intro

October 15-19

 
 
IXL Focus for this week: 
J3, J4, J9
 
Monday, October 15
Adding and Subtracting Fractions
 
Tuesday, October 16
Adding and Subtracting Fractions
 
Wednesday, October 17
Multiplying and Dividing Fractions
 
Thursday, October 18
FIELD TRIP
 
Friday (B), October 19
Percents intro and models
 

Welcome Back! October 9-12

Welcome back!  I hope everyone had a fantastic break and that you are feeling well-rested!
 
IXL Expectations Reminder: 60 minutes/week AND 2 skills to 80-100%.  Students may use the focus skills or their diagnostic recommendation skills to meet these expectations.
This week's focus skills are:
J1 & J2 (Adding/Subtracting with common denominators) and J3 (Adding/Subtracting with LCD)
 
Monday, October 8th
No School
 
Tuesday, October 9th
Assemble binders
Go over 1st Quarter Assessment
 
Wednesday, October 10th
New rotations
Integer Operations Review
 
Thursday, October 11th
M/D Fractions review
 
Friday, October 12th (A)
Problem solving with fractions

Welcome Back! October 9-12 Pre-AP

Welcome back!  I hope everyone had a fantastic break and that you are feeling well-rested!
 
IXL Expectations Reminder: 60 minutes/week AND 3 skills to 80-100%.  Students may use the focus skills or their diagnostic recommendation skills to meet these expectations.
This week's focus skills are:
J3 & J4 (Adding/Subtracting with LCD) and O7 (mixed fraction operations)
 
Monday, October 8th
No School
 
Tuesday, October 9th
Assemble binders
Go over 1st Quarter Assessment
 
Wednesday, October 10th
New rotations
Integer Operations Review
M/D Fractions review
 
Thursday, October 11th
Least Common Denominator Review
 
Friday, October 12th (A)
Fraction poem and self-portrait