1st Period - Pre-Algebra I
Class Syllabus Homework Solutions


                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 38

6/11 - Monday : Boat Races (Leave for Osborn Aquatic Center at 12:08)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 6.5: Similarity & Measurement
Class Notes
Practice: Section 6.5:
# 6, 7, 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 15
Textbook
Section 6.5

6/12 - Tuesday
Due Today: Section 6.5  
In Class: Section 6.6: Scale Drawings
Class Notes
Practice: Section 6.6:
# 14, 16, 21, 25, 28, 30, 37, 40, 45
Textbook
Section 6.6

6/13 - Wednesday : Field Day (40 Minute 1st Period Class)
Due Today: Section 6.6  
In Class:

Clear out file folders.
Return textbooks.
Clean desks.
Pull numbers off number line.

Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

6/14 - Thursday : 8th Grade Graduation
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Get those textbooks in!!
Clean out lockers.
 
Practice: None Today  

6/15 - Friday : Half Day (Dismiss at 12:30)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Homework: Have a GREAT SUMMER!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 37

6/4 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 6.1: Ratios & Rates
Class Notes
Practice: Section 6.1:
# 13, 15, 17, 19, 22, 24, 29, 40, 41, 47
Textbook
Section 6.1

6/5 - Tuesday - Select Classes for Next Year (During History Class)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 6.2: Writing & Solving Proportions
Class Notes
Practice: Section 6.2:
# 11, 15, 16, 22, 23, 24, 25, 26, 28, 32
Textbook
Section 6.2

6/6 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 6.3: Solving Proportions Using Cross Products
Class Notes
Practice: Section 6.3:
# 12, 14, 19, 21, 25, 28, 29, 33, 37, 38
Textbook
Section 6.3

6/7 - Thursday
Due Today: Section 6.3  
In Class: Section 6.4: Similar & Congruent Figures
Class Notes
Practice: Section 6.4:
# 8, 9, 11, 16, 17, 20
Textbook
Section 6.4

6/8 - Friday
Due Today: Section 6.4  
In Class: Week 37 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 36

5/28 - Monday : Memorial Day (No School)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Nothing
 
Practice: None Today  

5/29 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Block 1 Test Review
Class Notes
Practice: Finish Up Both Parts of the Block 1 Test Review  

5/30 - Wednesday
Due Today: Block 1 Test Review (Parts 1 & 2)  
In Class: Block 1 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

5/31 - Thursday  : Buddy Day (AM Activity Schedule)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Block 1 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

6/1 - Friday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 6.1: Ratios & Rates
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 35

5/21 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing Video Lesson 1.4
In Class: Lesson 1.4 : Vertical Angles & Adjacent Angles
Class Notes
Practice: Lesson 1.4 :
# 1, 6, 7, 9, 10, 13, 14, 17, 18, 19
Textbook
Lesson 1.4

5/22 - Tuesday
Due Today: Lesson 1.4 Video Lesson 1.5
In Class: Lesson 1.5 : Drawing Geometric Shapes
Class Notes
Practice: Lesson 1.5 :
# 1, 2, 5, 8, 10, 11, 15, 18, 21, 22
Textbook
Lesson 1.5

5/23 - Wednesday
Due Today: Lesson 1.5  
In Class: Shapes & Angles - Block 1 Review
Class Notes
Practice: Block 1 Test Review - Part 1 Textbook
Block 1 Review

5/24 - Thursday
Due Today: Block 1 Test Review - Part 1  
In Class: Shapes & Angles - Block 1 Review
Class Notes
Practice: Block 2 Test Review - Part 2  

5/25 - Friday - Teacher Inservice Day (No School)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 34

5/14 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Lesson 1.1 : Measuring & Naming Angles
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

5/15 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing Video Lesson 1.1
In Class: Lesson 1.1 : Measuring & Naming Angles
Class Notes
Practice: Lesson 1.1 :
# 3, 6, 8, 13, 17, 19, 20, 24, 28, 29
Textbook
Lesson 1.1

5/16 - Wednesday
Due Today: Lesson 1.1 Video Lesson 1.2
In Class: Lesson 1.2 : Classifying Angles
Class Notes
Practice: Lesson 1.2 :
# 1, 2, 5, 6, 10, 12, 17, 18, 19, 20
Textbook
Lesson 1.2

5/17 - Thursday
Due Today: Lesson 1.2 Video Lesson 1.3
In Class: Lesson 1.3 : Complementary & Supplementary Angles
Class Notes
Practice: Lesson 1.3 :
# 4, 5, 9, 11, 13, 15, 19, 20, 24, 25
Textbook
Lesson 1.3

5/18 - Friday
Due Today: Lesson 1.3  
In Class: Week 34 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 33

5/7 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Chapter 5 Test Review
Class Notes
Practice: Chapter 5 Practice Test (Part A) Chapter 5 Practice Test (Part A)

5/8 - Tuesday
Due Today: Chapter 5 Practice Test (Part A)  
In Class: Chapter 5 Test Review
Class Notes
Practice: Chapter 5 Practice Test (Part B) Chapter 5 Practice Test (Part B)

5/9 - Wednesday
Due Today: Chapter 5 Practice Test (Part B)  
In Class: Chapter 5 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

5/10 - Thursday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Chapter 5 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

5/11 - Friday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Chapter 5 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 32

4/30 - Monday : 8th Grade Trip (leave at noon)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.6 : Area of Rectangles & Clearing Fractions
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

5/1 - Tuesday : 8th Grade Trip
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.6 : Area of Rectangles & Clearing Fractions
Class Notes
Practice: Section 5.6 :
# 11, 14, 16, 18, 19, 21, 25, 30
Textbook
Section 5.6

5/2 - Wednesday : 8th Grade Trip
Due Today: Parent Signed Progress Reoprt & Section 5.6  
In Class: Section 5.7 : Equations & Inequalities with Rational Numbers
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

5/3 - Thursday : 8th Grade Trip
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.7 : Equations & Inequalities with Rational Numbers
Class Notes
Practice: Section 5.7 :
# 13, 18, 26, 30, 31, 33, 36, 40
Textbook
Section 5.7

5/4 - Friday : 8th Grade Trip
Due Today: Section 5.7  
In Class: Week 32 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 31

4/23 - Monday
Due Today: What is the Title WS (but, it was optional)  
In Class: Section 5.5 : Dividing Fractions
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

4/24 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.5 : Dividing Fractions
Class Notes
Practice: Section 5.5 :
# 16, 18, 19, 21, 24, 26, 27, 28, 34, 37
Textbook
Section 5.5

4/25 - Wednesday
Due Today: Section 5.5  
In Class: Section 5.6 : Using Multiplicative Inverses to Solve Equations
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

4/26 - Thursday  : Buddy Day (AM Activity Schedule)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.6 : Using Multiplicative Inverses to Solve Equations
Class Notes
Practice: Clearing Fractions/Decimals WS Clearing Fractions/Decimals WS

4/27 - Friday
Due Today: Clearing Fractions/Decimals WS  
In Class: Week 31 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: Parent Signed Progress Reoprt (Due Wednesday 5/2)  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 30

4/16 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.4 : Multiplying Fractions
Class Notes
Practice: Section 5.4 :
# 9, 11, 15, 16, 18, 20, 23, 26, 27, 28 (Due Wed 4/18)
Textbook
Section 5.4

4/17 - Tuesday  : Iowa State Testing Schedule
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Special Schedule
 
Practice: None Today  

4/18 - Wednesday  : Iowa State Testing Schedule (8:15 - 9:15)
Due Today: Section 5.4  
In Class: Circles
Class Notes
Practice: Optional Assignment:
What is the Title WS (Due Mon 4/23)
What is the Title WS

4/19 - Thursday  : Iowa State Testing Schedule
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Special Schedule
 
Practice: None Today  

4/20 - Friday  : Iowa State Testing Schedule - Advisory Schedule in the Afternoon
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Special Schedule
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 29

4/9 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.3 : Adding & Subtracting Unlike Fractions Class Notes
Practice: Section 5.3 :
# 18, 19, 21, 23, 25, 26, 28, 32, 33, 34
Textbook
Section 5.3

4/10 - Tuesday
Due Today: Section 5.3  
In Class: Place Our Numbers on the Number Line
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

4/11 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Place Our Numbers on the Number Line
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

4/12 - Thursday  : MUN Field Trip
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.4 : Multiplying Fractions
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

4/13 - Friday  : MUN Field Trip
Due Today: Section 5.4  
In Class: Week 29 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 28

4/2 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Welcome Back!!
Section 5.2 : Adding & Subtracting Like Fractions
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

4/3 - Tuesday
Due Today: None Today  
In Class: Section 5.2 : Adding & Subtracting Like Fractions
Class Notes
Practice: Section 5.2 :
# 13, 14, 19, 23, 40, 41, 44, 47, 50, 51
Textbook
Section 5.2

4/4 - Wednesday
Due Today: Section 5.2  
In Class: Create Rational Numbers
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

4/5 - Thursday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Create Rational Numbers
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

4/6 - Friday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Review Adding/Subtracting Fractions w/Unlike Denominators
Create Rational Numbers
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 27

3/19 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: New Seating Chart
Are Exponents Commutative?
No Notes Today
Practice: None Today  

3/20 - Tuesday  : Founders Day (No 7th Period Today)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.1 : Rational Numbers
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

3/21 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 5.1 : Rational Numbers
Class Notes
Practice: Section 5.1 :
# 25, 27, 29, 31, 32, 33, 54, 56, 58, 60
Textbook
Section 5.1

3/22 - Thursday  : Buddy Day (AM Activity Schedule)
Due Today: Section 5.1  
In Class: The Magnified Inch
Class Notes
Practice: Reading A Ruler WS Reading A Ruler WS

3/23 - Friday
Due Today: Reading A Ruler WS  
In Class: Week 27 Quiz Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 26

3/12 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Chapter 4 Test Review
Class Notes
Practice: Chapter 4 Practice Test (Part A) Chapter 4 Practice Test (Part A)

3/13 - Tuesday
Due Today: Chapter 4 Practice Test (Part A)  
In Class: Chapter 4 Test Review
Class Notes
Practice: Chapter 4 Practice Test (Part B) Chapter 4 Practice Test (Part B)

3/14 - Wednesday
Due Today: Chapter 4 Practice Test (Part B)  
In Class: Chapter 4 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

3/15 - Thursday  : Conferences (3:00 - 5:30)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Chapter 4 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

3/16 - Friday  : Conferences (8:00 - 2:00)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 25

3/5 - Monday  : Monday Morning Meeting 8:00 - 8:20
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 4.7 : Scientific Notation
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

3/6 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 4.7 : Scientific Notation
Class Notes
Practice: Section 4.7 :
# 15, 16, 19, 21, 23, 25, 28, 29, 44, 47
Textbook
Section 4.7

3/7 - Wednesday
Due Today: Section 4.7  
In Class: Review GCF and LCM
Class Notes
Practice: Captain Hook WS Captain Hook WS

3/8 - Thursday
Due Today: Captain Hook WS  
In Class: Week 25 Quiz
Reconcile Work in File Folders
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

3/9 - Friday  : End of Term (No School - Grading Day)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 24

2/26 - Monday  : Current Events Field Trip (Current Events Students gone until mid-afternoon)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Review Operations w/Exponents
Class Notes
Practice: Sheep Pond WS Sheep Pond WS

2/27 - Tuesday
Due Today: Sheep Pond WS  
In Class: Review Operations w/Exponents
Class Notes
Practice: Did You Hear About WS Did You Hear About WS

2/28 - Wednesday
Due Today: Did You Hear About WS  
In Class: Review Rules For Exponents
Class Notes
Practice: Statue WS (T2 Last Assignment) Statue WS

3/1 - Thursday
Due Today: Statue WS  
In Class: Section 4.7 : Scientific Notation
 
Practice: None Today

3/2 - Friday  : Advisory Schedule
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Week 24 Quiz
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 23

2/19 - Monday  : President's Day (No School)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Nothing
 
Practice: None Today  

2/20 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 4.5 : Rules of Exponents
Class Notes
Practice: Section 4.5 :
# 29, 34, 36, 41, 44, 45, 48, 52, 55, 58
Textbook
Section 4.5

2/21 - Wednesday
Due Today: Section 4.5  
In Class: Section 4.6 : Negative and Zero Exponents
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

2/22 - Thursday  : Open House (3:30 - 5:30)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 4.6 : Negative and Zero Exponents
Class Notes
Practice: Section 4.6 :
# 16, 17, 18, 19, 29, 31, 38, 39, 49, 50
Textbook
Section 4.6

2/23 - Friday
Due Today: Section 4.6  
In Class: Week 23 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 22

2/12 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 4.3 : Equivalent Fractions
Class Notes
Practice: Section 4.3 :
# 12, 17, 19, 23, 24, 25, 29, 32, 34, 35
Textbook
Section 4.3

2/13 - Tuesday  : Buddy Day (Iditarod Author)
Due Today: Section 4.3  
In Class: With all the stress that students had been expressing, I decided that today would be a free day. Students could work on assignments for other classes, science fair projects, math extensions, or anything that needed to be done to help in another class.
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

2/14 - Wednesday  : Valentine's Day (Please - No Candy)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 4.4 : Least Common Multiple
Class Notes
Practice: Igor WS Igor WS

2/15 - Thursday
Due Today: Igor WS Ferris Wheel Video
Cicada Video
In Class: Section 4.4 : Least Common Multiple
Class Notes
Practice: LCM Applications WS LCM Applications WS

2/16 - Friday
Due Today: LCM Applications WS  
In Class: Week 22 Quiz
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 21

2/5 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Factors, Prime Factors, Prime Factorization, and J. Pace.
Class Notes
Practice: Section 4.1 :
#16, 17, 18, 20, 21, 24, 25, 27, 28, 29
Textbook
Section 4.1

2/6 - Tuesday
Due Today: Section 4.1 Powers Video
In Class: Prime Factorization
Class Notes
Practice: Horse Mouth WS Horse Mouth WS

2/7 - Wednesday
Due Today: Horse Mouth WS  
In Class: Greatest Common Factor (GCF)
Class Notes
Practice: Shark WS Shark WS

2/8 - Thursday
Due Today: Shark WS  
In Class: Section 4.2 : Greatest Common Factor
Class Notes
Practice: Section 4.2 :
# 28, 30, 32, 33, 47
Textbook
Section 4.2

2/9 - Friday  : AM/PM Activity Schedule (Advisory AM, Foreign Language Festival PM - No 7th Period)
Due Today: Section 4.2  
In Class: Week 21 Quiz
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 20

1/29 - Monday
Due Today: Signed Progress Report (due tomorrow)  
In Class: Chapter 3 Practice Test (Part A)
Class Notes
Practice: Chapter 3 Practice Test (Part A) Chapter 3 Practice Test (Part A)

1/30 - Tuesday
Due Today: Chapter 3 Practice Test (Part A) & Signed Progress Report  
In Class: Chapter 3 Practice Test (Part B)
Class Notes
Practice: Chapter 3 Practice Test (Part B) Chapter 3 Practice Test (Part B)

1/31 - Wednesday
Due Today: Chapter 3 Practice Test (Part B)  
In Class: Chapter 3 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

2/1 - Thursday  : (Mr. Estens Out Sick)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Chapter 3 Test
No Notes Today
Practice: None Today  

2/2 - Friday
Due Today: Nothing Sieve Worksheet
In Class: Sieve of Eratosthenes
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 19

1/22 - Monday  : Mathcounts Sprint
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Mathcounts Sprint Round
No Notes Today
Practice: None Today  

1/23 - Tuesday  : Mathcounts Target
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Mathcounts Target Round
No Notes Today
Practice: None Today  

1/24 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 3.6 : Solving Multi-Step Inequalities
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

1/25 - Thursday  : Buddy Day (AM Activity Schedule)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 3.6 : Solving Multi-Step Inequalities
Class Notes
Practice: Section 3.6:
# 15, 16, 17, 19, 20, 22, 24, 25, 26, 27
Textbook
Section 3.6

1/26 - Friday  : Sock Hop (6pm - 8pm)
Due Today: Section 3.6  
In Class: Week 19 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: Parent Signed Progress Reports (due 1/30)  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 18

1/15 - Monday  : Martin Luther King Jr. Day (No School)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

1/16 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 3.4 : Solving Inequalities Using Addition/Subtraction
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

1/17 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 3.4 : Solving Inequalities Using Addition/Subtraction
Class Notes
Practice: Section 3.4
# 14, 15, 17, 19, 29, 30, 31, 32, 37, 39
Textbook
Section 3.4

1/18 - Thursday
Due Today: Section 3.4  
In Class: Section 3.5 : Solving Inequalities Using Multiplication/Division
Class Notes
Practice: Section 3.5
# 15, 18, 20, 21, 28, 33, 34, 35, 43, 44
Textbook
Section 3.5

1/19 - Friday  : PBIS Rotations (AM Activity Schedule)
Due Today: Section 3.5  
In Class: Week 18 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 17

1/8 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Equations w/Variables on Both Sides
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

1/9 - Tuesday  : Geography Bee (No Class)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Nothing
 
Practice: None Today  

1/10 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Equations w/Variables on Both Sides
Class Notes
Practice: Super Star WS Super Star WS

1/11 - Thursday
Due Today: Super Star WS  
In Class: Section 3.3 : Solving Equations w/Variables on Both Sides
Class Notes
Practice: Section 3.3 :
# 11, 15, 17, 19, 20, 21, 23, 24, 28, 29
Textbook
Section 3.3

1/12 - Friday
Due Today: Section 3.3  
In Class: Week 17 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 16

12/18 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Continue Adding & Subtracting Algebraic Expressions
Class Notes
Practice: Owl WS Owl WS

12/19 - Tuesday : Buddy Day Schedule (Mr. Estens Out Sick)
Due Today: Owl WS  
In Class: Section 3.2 : Solving Equations Having Like Terms & Parenthesis
No Notes Today
Practice: Section 3.2 :
# 11, 12, 16, 18, 19, 29, 30, 33, 34, 35
 

12/20 - Wednesday
Due Today: Section 3.2 (Although I'll accept it for full credit tomorrow too)  
In Class: Section 3.2 : Solving Equations Having Like Terms & Parenthesis
Class Notes
Practice: Section 3.2 :
# 11, 12, 16, 18, 19, 29, 30, 33, 34, 35
Textbook
Section 3.2

12/21 - Thursday
Due Today: Section 3.2  
In Class: Evaluating Algebraic Expressions
Class Notes
Practice: Code Line WS Code Line WS

12/22 - Friday
Due Today: Code Line WS  
In Class: Donald Duck in Mathemagic Land
No Notes Today
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

 

Week 15

12/11 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 3.1 : Solving 2-Step Equations
Class Notes
Practice: Section 3.1 :
# 8, 9, 10, 11, 12, 13, 14, 15, 16, 17
Textbook
Section 3.1

12/12 - Tuesday
Due Today: Section 3.1  
In Class: Solving 2-Step Equations
Class Notes
Practice: Test of Knowledge WS (Due Thursday 12/14) Test of Knowledge WS

12/13 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Solving 2-Step Equations
Class Notes
Practice: Finish Test of Knowledge WS  

12/14 - Thursday
Due Today: Test of Knowledge WS  
In Class: Adding & Subtracting Algebraic Expressions
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

12/15 - Friday : Advisory Meeting (AM Activity Schedule) - Auction Baskets, Community Service
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Week 15 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 14

12/4 - Monday  : First Day of Winter Term - MMM
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Finish Chapter 2 Tests
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

12/5 - Tuesday : I Never Saw Another Butterfly : 8:00 - 9:00
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Analyze Term 1 Performance
Set Goal for Term 2
Determining Solutions to Equations & Inequalities
Class Notes
Practice: Get the Message WS Get the Message WS

12/6 - Wednesday
Due Today: Get The Message WS  
In Class: Section 3-1 : Solving 2-Step Equations
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

12/7 - Thursday : Conferences (3:00 - 5:30)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: White Boards : Solving 2-Step Equations Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

12/8 - Friday : Conferences (8:00 - 2:00)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 13

11/27 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Chapter 2 Practice Test (Part A)
Class Notes
Practice: Chapter 2 Practice Test (Part A) Chapter 2 Practice
Test (Part A)

11/28 - Tuesday
Due Today: Chapter 2 Practice Test (Part A)  
In Class: Chapter 2 Practice Test (Part B)
Class Notes
Practice: Chapter 2 Practice Test (Part B) Chapter 2 Practice
Test (Part B)

11/29 - Wednesday
Due Today: Chapter 2 Practice Test (Part B)  
In Class: Chatper 2 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today (But remember Pilgrim Pumpkin WS is due 11/30  

11/30 - Thursday : Last Day of the First Trimester - Middle School Dance
Due Today: Pilgrim Pumpkin WS  
In Class: Chapter 2 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

12/1 - Friday : Teacher Inservice (No School)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 12

11/20 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Review Decimal Operations
Class Notes
Practice: What is the Title WS What is the Title WS

11/21 - Tuesday
Due Today: What is the Title WS  
In Class: Section 2.7 : Decimal Operations & Equations w/Decimals
Class Notes
Practice: Section 2.7 :
# 13, 15, 16, 17, 28, 29, 31, 33, 37, 38 (T1 Last Assignment)
Textbook
Section 2.7

11/22 - Wednesday : Grand Day (1/2 Day)
Due Today: Section 2.7  
In Class: Pilgrim Pumpkin Cartesian Cartoon
Class Notes
Practice: Finish Pilgrim Pumpkin (if not finished in class) - Due 11/30 Pilgrim Pumpkin WS

11/23 - Thursday : Thanksgiving Day (No School)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

11/24 - Friday : Thanksgiving Holiday (No School)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 11

11/13 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 2.5 : Solving Equations Using Addition or Subtraction
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

11/14 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 2.5 : Solving Equations Using Addition or Subtraction
Class Notes
Practice: Section 2.5 :
# 16, 17, 18, 19, 23, 24, 25, 26, 27, 28
Textbook
Section 2.5

11/15 - Wednesday
Due Today: Section 2.5  
In Class: Section 2.6 : Solving Equations Using Multiplication or Division
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

11/16 - Thursday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 2.6 : Solving Equations Using Multiplication or Division
Class Notes
Practice: Section 2.6 :
# 10, 11, 16, 21, 22, 28, 31, 33, 36, 38
Textbook
Section 2.6

11/17 - Friday : CSC (AM Activity Schedule) - Deficiency Notices Due
Due Today: Section 2.6  
In Class: Week 11 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 10

11/6 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 2.3 : Simplifying Variable Expressions
Class Notes
Practice: Section 2.3 :
# 10, 13, 14, 21, 23, 24, 28, 29, 33, 35
Textbook
Section 2.3

11/7 - Tuesday
Due Today: Section 2.3  
In Class: More Practice Combining Like Terms
Class Notes
Practice: Carpet Installer WS Carpet Installer WS

11/8 - Wednesday
Due Today: Carpet Installer WS  
In Class: Section 2.4 : Variables & Equations
Class Notes
Practice: Section 2.4 :
# 8, 9, 10, 11, 14, 15, 26, 27, 28, 30
Textbook
Section 2.4

11/9 - Thursday
Due Today: Section 2.4  
In Class: Week 10 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

11/10 - Friday : Veteran's Day (No School)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Nothing
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 9

10/30 - Monday : Monday Morning Meeting 8:00 - 8:20 & Sub Today (Mr. Estens Out Sick)
Due Today: 5th Graders - Section 2.2  
In Class: Finish Strimko & Cauldrons Sudoku
No Notes Today
Practice: Finish Cauldrons Sudoku  

10/31 - Tuesday : Halloween Parade
Due Today: Cauldrons Sudoku  
In Class: Jack-O-Graph
No Notes Today
Practice: None Today, after all, it's Halloween! :)  

11/1 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Finish Jack-O-Graph & Safety Pin Question
Class Notes
Practice: Finish Jack-O-Graph  

11/2 - Thursday : OMSI Physics Circus Assembly (w/Buddies) During 7th (No 7th Period)
Due Today: Jack-O-Graph  
In Class: Section 2.3 : Simplifying Variable Expressions
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

11/3 - Friday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: More Practice Simplifying Variable Expressions
(Using Playing Cards)
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 8

10/23 - Monday
Due Today: Parent Signed Progress Reoprt  
In Class: Finish Chapter 1 Test
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

10/24 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Math Graph Picture Puzzle
Class Notes
Practice: Ben Franklin's Folly Graph Paper
Ben Franklin's Folly

10/25 - Wednesday
Due Today: Ben Franklin's Folly  
In Class: Section 2.1 : Properties & Operations
Class Notes
Practice: Section 2.1 :
# 25, 27, 28, 29, 30, 31, 32, 34, 37, 38
Textbook
Section 2.1

10/26 - Thursday
Due Today: Section 2.1  
In Class: Section 2.2 : The Distributive Property
Class Notes
Practice: Section 2.2 :
# 13, 14, 16, 18, 28, 29, 34, 35, 38, 41
Textbook
Section 2.2

10/27 - Friday : AM Activity Schedule 5th Class Time (MCEV - Men's Coalition to End Violence)
Due Today: Section 2.2  
In Class: Absolute Black Jack
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 7

10/16 - Monday
Due Today: Section 1.6  
In Class: Section 1.7 : Multiplying & Dividing Integers Class Notes
Practice: Section 1.7 :
# 14, 15, 18, 20, 21, 24, 26, 32, 33, 34
Textbook
Section 1.7

10/17 - Tuesday
Due Today: Section 1.7  
In Class: Section 1.8 : The Coordinate Plane
Class Notes
Practice: Kangaroo WS Kangaroo WS

10/18 - Wednesday
Due Today: Kangaroo WS  
In Class: Practice Test 1 - Part A
Class Notes
Practice: Practice Test 1 - Part A Practice Test - A

10/19 - Thursday : Buddy Day Schedule & The Great Shakeout @ 10:19
Due Today: Practice Test 1 - Part A  
In Class: Practice Test 1 - Part B
Class Notes
Practice: Practice Test 1 - Part B Practice Test - B

10/20 - Friday : 8th Graders @ Ropes Course & Picture Retakes Day
Due Today: Practice Test 1 - Part B  
In Class: Chapter 1 Test
Class Notes
Homework: Parent Signed Progress Reoprt (Due Monday 10/23)  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 6

10/9 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 1.6 : Subtracting Integers
Class Notes
Practice: Mama Cow WS Mama Cow WS

10/10 - Tuesday
Due Today: Mama Cow WS  
In Class: Section 1.6 : Subtracting Integers Class Notes
Practice: Section 1.6 :
# 12, 15, 19, 20, 22, 23, 25, 26, 32, 33
Textbook
Section 1.6

10/11 - Wednesday
Due Today: Section 1.6  
In Class: Section 1.7 : Multiplying & Dividing Integers Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

10/12 - Thursday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Week 6 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

10/13 - Friday : Teacher Inservice Day (No School)
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Nothing
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 5

10/2 - Monday  : Monday Morning Meeting 8:00 - 8:20
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 1.5 : Adding Integers w/Number Lines & Chip Diagrams Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

10/3 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Finish Section 1.5 : Adding Integers w/Number Lines & Chip Diagrams Class Notes
Practice: Section 1.5 :
16, 17, 22, 23, 31, 32, 39, 41, 46, 52, 53, 58
Textbook
Section 1.5

10/4 - Wednesday
Due Today: Section 1.5
In Class: More Practice Adding Integers Class Notes
Practice: Sum Up WS OR How's Business WS Sum Up WS
How's Business WS

10/5 - Thursday
Due Today: Sum Up WS OR How's Business WS  
In Class: Section 1.6 : Subtracting Integers Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

10/6 - Friday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Week 5 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 4

9/25 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 1.3 : Order of Operations Class Notes
Practice: Section 1.3
# 4, 5, 6, 7, 8, 10, 15, 17, 24, 26
Textbook
Section 1.3

9/26 - Tuesday
Due Today: Section 1.3  
In Class: More Order of Operations Class Notes
Practice: Simeon WS Simeon WS

9/27 - Wednesday
Due Today: Simeon WS  
In Class: Section 1.4 : Comparing & Ordering Integers Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

9/28 - Thursday : Buddy Day Schedule
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 1.4 : Comparing & Ordering Integers Class Notes
Practice: Section 1.4
#20, 21, 24, 25, 32, 33, 39, 40, 42, 52, 56, 57
Textbook
Section 1.4

9/29 - Friday : Corn-O-Rama!
Due Today: Section 1.4  
In Class: Week 4 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 3 - Outdoor School *All Week*

9/18 - Monday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

9/19 - Tuesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

9/20 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

9/21 - Thursday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

9/22 - Friday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: None Today
 
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

Week 2

9/11 - Monday  : Monday Morning Meeting 8:00 - 8:30
Due Today: Nothing (but I'm still wanting syllabi in by tomorrow)  
In Class: Section 1.1 : Expressions & Variables
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

9/12 - Tuesday
Due Today: Parent/Guardian Signed Syllabus  
In Class: Section 1.1 : Expressions & Variables
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

9/13 - Wednesday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Section 1.1 : Expressions & Variables
Class Notes
Practice: Section 1.1 :
# 15, 16, 26, 27, 30, 32, 34, 36, 38, 39, 41, 42
Textbook
Section 1.1

9/14 - Thursday : Back To School Night (6:00 pm - 7:21 pm)
Due Today: Section 1.1  
In Class: Section 1.2 : Powers & Exponents
 
Practice: Section 1.2 :
# 2, 5, 6, 13, 17, 20, 27, 29, 35, 38
Textbook
Section 1.2

9/15 - Friday
Due Today: Section 1.2  
In Class: Week 2 Quiz
Class Notes
Practice: None Today  

                                                                                                                                                                 

 

Week 1

9/4 - Monday : Labor Day - No School
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Nothing  
Practice: None Today  

9/5 - Tuesday : 5th Grader Orientation
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: 5th Graders Meet Mr. Estens & Visit Classroom  
Practice: None Today  

9/6 - Wednesday : Half Day
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Attendance, Supplies, Want VS Need, Status, Table Numbers, Playing Cards, Locations, Habits of Interaction, Structured Math Talks, Locations
Calculus. :)
 
Homework: Parent Signed Syllabus (Due Next Tuesday 9/12) Syllabus

9/7 - Thursday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Planners, Divergent Thinking Activities Class Notes
Practice: Parent Signed Syllabus (Due Tuesday 9/12)

9/8 - Friday
Due Today: Nothing  
In Class: Classroom Rules, Math Habits of Mind (Justify & Generalize), 6 Levels Poster, SLANT Poster, Pass Out Textbooks
Class Notes
Practice: Parent Signed Syllabus (Due Tuesday 9/12)