STUDY TIP: Review a few pages of notes and examples in your Folder every night.
HW Reminder: WBp.24, 31, & 32 are due Tuesday Get Tutoring Notification Letter signed!
After school tutoring is available every day until 3:45. Wednesday will be specifically for TEST PREP. Students need to be picked up no later than 3:50.
We will be reviewing for Benchmark testing this week. Also this Nine Weeks, we will learn about transformations, similarity, angles, the Pythagorean Theorem, volume of pyramids, cones, and spheres, and patterns of association in 2-variable data.
Monday Jan.15 - MLK Jr. Holiday -NO SCHOOL Tuesday Jan.16 Weather Day Wednesday Jan.17 Weather Day Thursday Jan.18Weather Day Friday Jan.19 *HW and Make-up work Check. Students will complete an Interest Inventory. *Students are to turn in the Parent Letter that was sent home Thursday. *Transformations QUIZ *Progress Reports and the Countdown to Mastery Answer Sheets for Weeks 1-3 will be returned. HW: Rework Countdown to Mastery problems for partial credit! Read the notes and rework the examples in your Folder to prepare for the Case 21 Benchmark Test!
Monday Jan.22 *Students are to turn in their corrected Countdown to Mastery work and begin Week 4 *Review/Test Prep Activities HW: TBA Tuesday Jan.23 *Complete the Countdown to Mastery Week 4 problems *Review/Test Prep Activities HW: TBA
Wednesday Jan.24 *Begin Unit 7 on Angles: Students will take a pre-assessment on Angle Relationships (10 minutes) *Folder Work: students will add an Angle Relationships vocabulary organizer to their Folder and complete several example problems (see TBp.198 #1-8) HW: WBp.25 NEXT TEST: Wednesday Jan. 31 on Transformations and Angles (Units 6 and 7)
Thursday Jan. 25 *Bell Work: copy Properties of Transversals to Parallel Lines(TBp.203) onto the next page in the folder while the teacher checks for homework completion. *Students will add a sample diagram to their Folder and the class will label the angle pair relationships *The class will complete the Guided Practice problems TBp.204 #1-5 HW: WBp.26
Friday Jan. 26 *Bell Work: Solve these equations... (4 problems will be posted for students to complete) *Folder Work: Students will add Triangle Angle Theorems and the Triangle Inequality Theorem to the next page of the Folder and the class will complete several examples HW: WBp.27 See all 8th Grade Math Objectives here: Mississippi 8th GRADE MATH 2017-2018 Pacing Guide. **Class time will be provided for students to work on their MobyMax Math Lessons, but they are encouraged to work on them at home if possible. Not every student has internet access outside of school, so working outside of class on MobyMax is optional.
PREVIOUS WEEKS: Monday Jan.1 - New Year's Day - NO SCHOOL
Tuesday Jan.2 Bell Work (10 min.): Countdown to Mastery Week 1 - attempt all five problems on the provided worksheet. Begin Unit 6 - Transformations and Similarity 8.G.1 Verify experimentally the properties of rotations, reflections, and translations.
Lines are taken to lines, and line segments to line segments of the same length.
Angles are taken to angles of the same measure.
Parallel lines are taken to parallel lines.
Folder Work: Add a Unit 6 divider page, then create and complete the foldables on Translations & Reflections. Homework: WBp.30 (omit 5 & 6) Due Thursday (See textbook p.226-228 Lesson 5-6 Transformations for extra examples)
Wednesday Jan.3 Bell Work (10 min.): Countdown to Mastery Week 1 - complete all five problems on the provided worksheet. Complete the Folder page Translations & Reflections as a class. Students will work on the MobyMax Geometric Transformations lesson. ((There are 20 mini lessons)) or WBp.30 HW: Complete WBp.30 (all problems - redo the ones you got wrong!) Thursday Jan.4 Bell Work (10 min.): WBp.30 Check Create & complete a Folder page on Rotations. MobyMax work day HW: Review your Folder Notes (look over all of them.... remember that the Benchmark test covers everything!)
Friday Jan.5 Review/Folder work MobyMax work day HW: Correct and/or complete WBp.30 and Study your Folder!
-- Monday Jan.8 *Bell Work (10 min.): Countdown to Mastery Week 2 - attempt all five problems on the provided worksheet. *WBp.30 Recheck *Add Reflections across the lines y=x and y=-x to Translations and Reflections Folder page. *What is a congruence statement? The class will complete several problems on WBp.29. Work not completed in class is homework. HW: Extra Credit due Wednesday WBp.29 if not done in class WBp.30 if still not done... tomorrow is the last day to get any credit! Get Report Card signed for an Extra Credit 100 Homework grade.
Tuesday Jan.9 *Bell Work (10 min.): Countdown to Mastery Week 2 - complete all five problems on the provided worksheet. *MobyMax *Check WBp.30 and 29. Also Signed Report Cards HW: None ;)
Wednesday Jan.10 ((EXTRA CREDIT DUE)) *Bell Work (10 min.): Countdown to Mastery Week 3 - attempt all five problems on the provided worksheet. *Dilations Folder work *MobyMax if time permits HW: WBp.24, 31, and32 due Friday (16 problems)
Thursday Jan.11 *Bell Work (10 min.): Countdown to Mastery Week 3 - complete all five problems on the provided worksheet. *Work day: MobyMax or workbook assignment. HW Reminder: WBp.24, 31, & 32 are due tomorrow Get Tutoring Notification Letter signed!
Friday Jan.12 *Turn in Tutoring Notification Letter... parents will be called if this isn't returned! *WBp.24, 31, & 32 check and review *Transformations Quiz (textbook chapter 5 lessons 5 through 8) *Return of Countdown to Mastery Weeks 1-3. HW: Students can correct their answers for partial credit.