Friday, February 13, 2015

Math: Week 22

MSM2 Blocks 1/2 & 7/8
SOLs Covered:  SOL 7.7 Properties of Quadrilaterals
Math Packet:  #16 Properties of Quadrilaterals
Upcoming Assessments:  CCPS Quiz #5 (Tues. 2/17/15); SA & Vol. Quiz (Mon. 2/23/15); Geo. Test #2 (Surface Area & Volume) (Mon. 3/2/15)

7H Block 5/6
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.10 Pythagorean Theorem; SOL 8.6 Angle Relationships
Math Packet:  #15 Angle Relationships
Upcoming Assessments:  Geometry Test #1(Pyth. Th. & Angle Rel.) (Wed. 2/18/15)

It's been another busy week, but we've gotten a lot done.

Friday, February 06, 2015

Math: Week 21

MSM2 Blocks 1/2 & 7/8
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.6 Angle Relationships; SOL 7.7 Properties of Quadrilaterals
Math Packet:  #15 Angle Relationships; #16 Properties of Quadrilaterals
Upcoming Assessments:  Geometry Test #1(Pyth. Th., Angle Rel., & Prop. of Quads) (Fri. 2/13/15)

7H Block 5/6
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.10 Pythagorean Theorem; SOL 8.6 Angle Relationships
Math Packet:  #14 Pythagorean Theorem; #15 Angle Relationships
Upcoming Assessments:  Angle Relationships Quiz (Fri. 2/13/15)

Aunt Kimmie's taxi cab service is running this afternoon, so I'm trying to get a head start on this week's update (and keep it short if I don't get too long winded again) before my niece and her friend come looking for a ride home after school.

Saturday, January 31, 2015

Math: Week 20

MSM2 Blocks 1/2 & 7/8
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.3 Proportional Reasoning; SOL 8.10 Pythagorean Theorem
Math Packet:  #14 Pythagorean Theorem
Upcoming Assessments:  CCPS Quiz #4 (Mon. 2/2/15); Geometry Test #1(Pyth. Th., Angle Rel., & Prop. of Quads) (Fri. 2/13/15)

7H Block 5/6
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.10 Pythagorean Theorem
Math Packet:  #14 Pythagorean Theorem
Upcoming Assessments:  CCPS Quiz #4 (Mon. 2/2/15); Pythagorean Theorem Quiz (Thurs. 2/5/15)

Greetings to everyone!  I know I'm a day later than my usual Friday email, but it's been a busy week even with the snow day on Tuesday and the teacher workday on Friday.

Friday, January 23, 2015

Math: Week 19

MSM2 Blocks 1/2 & 7/8
SOLs Covered:  SOL 7.4 & 8.3 Proportional Reasoning
Math Packet:  Proportional Reasoning Study Guide
Upcoming Assessments:  Proportional Reasoning Test (Mon. 1/26 & Tues. 1/27)

7H Block 5/6
SOLs Covered:  SOL A.2b Polynomials
Math Packet:  #13 Polynomials
Upcoming Assessments:  Polynomials Wrap-up (Mon. 1/26, not a grade); Pyth. Theorem Quiz TBD

Things are starting to wind down now for the first semester, so I'd like to start with a reminder about grades.

Saturday, January 17, 2015

Math: Week 18

MSM2 Blocks 1/2 & 7/8
SOLs Covered:  SOL 7.4 & 8.3 Proportional Reasoning
Math Packet:  #12 & #13 Solving Practical Problems Using Proportional Reasoning
Upcoming Assessments:  Consumer Math Quiz (Wed. 1/21); Proportional Reasoning Test (Mon. 1/26 & Tues. 1/27)

7H Block 5/6
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.3 Proportional Reasoning
Math Packet:  Proportional Reasoning Study Guide
Upcoming Assessments:  Polynomials Quiz (Mon. 1/26)

This is going out a bit later than usually this week (my apologies to anyone who might have been expecting this yesterday), but it's not exactly been a normal week as it is.

Friday, January 09, 2015

Math: Week 17

MSM2
SOLs Covered:  SOL 7.4 & 8.3 Proportional Reasoning
Math Packet:  #12 Solving Practical Problems Using Proportional Reasoning
Upcoming Assessments:  Consumer Math Quiz (Wed. 1/21); Proportional Reasoning Test (Mon. 1/26 & Tues. 1/27)

7H
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.3 Proportional Reasoning
Math Packet:  #12 Solving Practical Problems Using Proportional Reasoning
Upcoming Assessments:  Proportional Reasoning Test (Wed. 1/14 & Thurs. 1/15)

It's been a busy first week back to school after the winter break.

Friday, December 19, 2014

Math: Week 16

MSM2
SOLs Covered:  SOL 7.14&15 Algebraic Equations & Inequalities
Math Packet:  Algebra Study Guide
Upcoming Assessments:  Rates, Ratios, & Proportions Quiz (Fri. 1/9)

7H
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.3 Proportional Reasoning
Math Packet:  #12 Solving Practical Problems Using Proportional Reasoning
Upcoming Assessments:  Proportional Reasoning Test (Wed. 1/14 & Thurs. 1/15)

Since I'm just as eager to head home for the winter break as the kids, this week's summary will be super short....for real this time!

Friday, December 12, 2014

Math: Week 15

MSM2
SOLs Covered:  SOL 7.15 Algebraic Inequalities
Math Packet:  #11 Solving & Graphing Inequalities
Upcoming Assessments:  CCPS Quiz #3 (Mon. 12/15); Algebra Test (Fri. 12/19)

7H
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.3 Proportional Reasoning
Math Packet:  #12 Solving Practical Problems Using Proportional Reasoning
Upcoming Assessments:  CCPS Quiz #3 (Mon. 12/15)

This week seems to have flown by fast!  The MSM2 classes started working on solving and graphing algebraic inequalities.

Monday, December 08, 2014

Math: Week 14

MSM2
SOLs Covered:  SOL 7.14a,b & 8.15a Two-step & Multi-step Equations
Math Packet:  #10 Solving Equations: Part 2
Upcoming Assessments:  Solving & Graphing Inequalities (Fri. 12/12)

7H
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.3 Proportional Reasoning
Math Packet:  #12 Solving Practical Problems Using Proportional Reasoning
Upcoming Assessments:  Proportional Reasoning Part 2 Quiz (Fri. 12/12)

This is a bit late going out, so I apologize to anyone who expects to see it earlier.

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Math: Week 13

MSM2
SOLs Covered:  SOL 7.14a,b & 8.15a Two-step Equations
Math Packet:  #9 Solving Equations: Part 1
Upcoming Assessments:  Two- & Multi-step Equations (Fri. 12/5)

7H
SOLs Covered:  SOL 8.15ab & A.4 Solving Equations & Inequalities
Math Packet:  Algebra Study Guide
Upcoming Assessments:  Proportional Reasoning Part 1 Quiz (Fri. 12/5)

It was only a two-day school week because of the Thanksgiving break, so this time it really will be a short summary (honest!).