Geometric Applications of Exponents

February 6, 2018 TuesdayToday students took the unit 6 test! Class Activities: 1-Check homework and clear desk 2--Unit 6 Test!- Formula WS and Calculator 3-Coach Lessons 9, 10, 11, and 12 due Monday, Feb. 12th. HW - Complete functions notes from Monday and WS Porcupine both sides. Begin to work on your Coach Lessons 9-12 due Monday, Feb. 12th Coach Lessons- Due Monday, Feb. 12th Lesson 9-pages 73-78 Lesson 10-pages 81-85 Lesson 11-pages 88-92 Lesson 12-pages 95-100 Make-up Test - Thursday, Feb. 8th at 8am - Report to checker/chess club in Room 7B1.Help Session - Mondays at 8:15am. |

February 5, 2018 MondayToday students reviewed for the unit 6 test on Friday. Students also completed the notes for Functions. Class Activities: 1-W/U- Check Formative, W/U#1, Friday's notes, and Estimating square roots WS. 2--Unit 6 Review and Formative - Musical Math for Unit 6 3- Notes - Functions HW - 10 practice problems for the Unit 6 Test tomorrow! Test - unit 6 - Tuesday, Feb. 6th. Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Pythagorean Triples Distance Formula Finding a space diagonal's measure Using the Volume Formulas to solve real world problems |

February 2, 2018 FridayToday students used their knowledge of Volume to complete a formative. Students also began taking notes on Unit 7. Today students learned about Relations and how to represent them in 4 different ways. Students also reviewed the Coordinate System. Class Activities: 1-W/U#1(Unit 7)- WS- Coordinate Plane 2-Fromative check - how are we doing? - Using the Volume formulas to solve real world problems. 3- Notes - Relations - beginning of Unit 7 HW - Complete the Warm-up and notes for Unit 7 and Review 10 minutes each night for the Test -unit 6 -Tuesday, Feb. 6th. Test - unit 6 - Friday, Feb. 6th Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Pythagorean Triples Distance Formula Finding a space diagonal's measure Using the Volume Formulas to solve real world problems |

February 1, 2018 ThursdayToday students reviewed for the unit 6 test tomorrow. Class Activities: 1-W/U- WS - Estimating Square Roots - not calculator 2--Unit 6 Review -check answers 3-Unit 6 quiz corrections - check answers 4- Check ALL station answers HW - Review for test - Students should complete warm-up and rework any problems missed on their quiz corrections, Unit 6 Review WS, and their Stations #1-6 work. We will begin unit 7 tomorrow and complete a formative over Unit 6..... Test - unit 6 - Friday, Feb. 2nd. Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Pythagorean Triples Distance Formula Finding a space diagonal's measure Using the Volume Formulas to solve real world problems |

January 31`, 2017 WednesdayToday students used their knowledge of Volume to solve Real World Situations. Class Activities: 1-W/U#- WS - Warm-up 7/8 unit 6 - 2 multiply choice questions 2-Stations #1- 6 completed today - solving real world problems using volume formulas... HW - Unit 6 Test Review due tomorrow. Warm-ups for Unit 6 #1-10 should of been turned-in today! Test - unit 6 - Friday, Feb. 6th. Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Pythagorean Triples Distance Formula Finding the measure of a space diagonal Using the Volume Formulas to solve real world problems |

January 30, 2018 TuesdayToday students used their knowledge of Volume to solve Real World Situations. Students also took a vocabulary quiz as a classwork as well as a computation challenge. Class Activities: 1-W/U- WS - Ping Pong Ball - both sides 2--Stations 1-6 - problem solving using Volume! 3-Vocabulary Quiz and CC#32 Make-up CC#32 and Vocabulary Quiz - Wednesday, Jan. 31st at 8:15am-Room7B2. HW - Complete W/U- WS - Ping Pong Ball - both sides- due tomorrow. Turn-in Warm-ups #1-10 tomorrow for a grade. Unit 6 Review due on Thursday-2/1. Recovery Grade for Unit 6 Quiz - scheduled for Wednesday morning at 8:15am if you cannot come in the morning see me during your lunch time on Wednesday..... Room 7B2 Test - unit 6 -Moved to Tuesday, Feb. 6th due to other testing conflicts. We will begin Unit 7 on Friday to keep up with the Math 7/8 pacing guide:-) Unit 6 Test - Tuesday, Feb. 6th Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Pythagorean Triples Distance Formula Finding a space diagonal's measurement Using the Volume Formulas to solve real world problems |

Today students used their knowledge of Volume to solve Real World Situations.

Class Activities:

1-W/U - Complete TB pages 633 - 636 - complete everything along the way including a-f and #1-6 at the end.

2--Stations -#1-6 using formulas to solve real world problems

3- Check HW

4- Video clips to review finding the measurement for a space diagonal of a prism.

HW - Complete W/U -TB pages 633 - 636 - complete everything along the way including a-f and #1-6 at the end.

Vocabulary Quiz - classwork grade - Tuesday, Jan. 30th.

Recovery Grade for Unit 6 Quiz - scheduled for Wednesday morning at 8:15am if you cannot come in the morning see me during your lunch time on Wednesday..... Room 7B2

Test - unit 6 - Friday, Feb. 2nd.

Solving equations with square and cube roots

Pythagorean Theorem

Finding the space diagonal of prisms

Pythagorean Triples

Distance Formula

Using the Volume Formulas to solve problems

January 26, 2018 FridayToday students learned how to find the diagonal of a prism. Class Activities: 1-W/U # 10 - WS - Find the diagonal of a prism 2--Notes - how to find the diagonal of a prism 3- Check warm-up #8 and 9. SMI Make-ups - Monday morning - Jan. 29th at 8:00am. in the 6th grade computer lab. Help session at 8:15 every Monday. Recovery Work for the Quiz over unit 6 due Monday 1/29 HW - Complete WS - Diagonal of Prisms - 4 problems. Students should also be reviewing their vocabulary words for this unit. Vocabulary Quiz - classwork grade - Tuesday, Jan. 30th. Test - unit 6 - Friday, Feb. 2nd Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Finding the space diagonal of prisms Pythagorean Triples Distance Formula Using the Volume Formulas to solve problems |

Today students took the SMI.

Class Activities:

1-SMI in the 6th grade computer lab.

2- Turn-in Quiz corrections with parent signatures

SMI Make-ups - Friday morning - Jan. 26th at 8:00am. in the 6th grade computer lab.

HW - Be ready to check all previous work - W/U #8 - volume of cylinders and cones, W/U #9 - volume of spheres, and TB pages 617 and 625.

Test - unit 6 - Friday, Feb. 2nd

Solving equations with square and cube roots

Pythagorean Theorem

Pythagorean Triples

Distance Formula

Problem solving with formulas

January 24, 2018 WednesdayToday students learned how to find the volume of a sphere in both terms of Pi and rounding to a place value. Class Activities: 1-W/U #9 - WS - Volume of Spheres #1- 12 - in terms of Pi ONLY! 2--Notes - Precise answers using Pi (rounding and leaving in terms of Pi) 3- Quiz Corrections. 4- Check CC#30 , W/U#8, and TB pages 617/625 for questions. HW - Complete warm-ups #9 in terms of Pi and rounded using the directions on the appropriate worksheet. Students should also get their quiz corrections completed and signed. Make sure that you complete your quiz corrections using the directions on the yellow worksheet that should be in your notebook. Test - unit 6 - Friday, Feb. 2nd. Volume formulas - answers in terms of Pi and rounding correctly at the end(only once in any given problem). Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Pythagorean Triples Distance Formula |

January 23, 2018 TuesdayToday students took the quiz for Unit 6. 1 – Quiz - NO CALCULATOR Formulas for the Pythagorean Theorem and the Distance Formula are written on the 2 boards in the front of the class. 2- Computation Challenge #30 practice ONLY - We will check the answers in class tomorrow. 3- Warm-up #8 - WS - Volume of a Cylinder/Volume of a Cone - students were given this yesterday…if any absent students need a copy it is in the notebook for Math 7/8 by the warm-up bin. 4- Textbook pages - Read lesson 1(page 617) and lesson 2(page 625). Complete a-d and #1 and 2 for both lessons. HW - Complete anything that was not done in class. Test - unit 6 - Friday, Feb. 2nd Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Pythagorean Triples Distance Formula Finding the Volume of Cones, Cylinders, and Spheres Problem Solving using necessary formulas.... January 22, 2018 MondayToday students learned about the relationship between the formulas for the volume of a cylinder and a cone. They also learned how to leave their answers in term of Pi and how to be precise with calculations involving Pi, Class Activities: 1-W/U #7 - WS - 12.6 EVENS - key attached 2--Notes - Precise answers using Pi (rounding and leaving in terms of Pi) 3- Will check for accuracy on Wednesday- HW-Read lesson 1(page 617) and lesson 2(page 625). Complete a-d and #1 and 2 for both lessons.Help Session - Monday, Jan. 23 at 8:15am. Tonight's homework - complete 10 practice problems for the quiz tomorrow:-)-AGAIN!!!!HW- DUE WEDNESDAY-1/24 - Complete Warm-up #8 as discussed and modeled in class. Read lesson 1(page 617) and lesson 2(page 625). Complete a-d and #1 and 2 for both lessons.Test - unit 6 - Friday, Feb. 2nd Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Pythagorean Triples Distance Formula Finding the Volume of Cones, Cylinders, and Spheres Problem Solving using necessary formulas.... |

Please be ready to take the Quiz for Unit 6 when you return to school.
Stay safe and warm! See you Friday! January 16, 2018 TuesdayToday students reviewed for the quiz tomorrow Class Activities: 1-W/U #6 -AGAIN- WS - Pythagorean Triples! 2-Check 13.4 and w/u#6-questions? 3- Musical Math review for quiz tomorrow! HW - WS - Complete at least 10 practice problems for the quiz tomorrow. Quiz - unit 6 - Wednesday, Jan. 17th. Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Distance Formula |

January 12, 2018 FridayToday students practiced the Pythagorean Theorem. Class Activities: 1- W/U #5 - WS -Practice 13.4- Pythagorean Theorem - both sides 2 -Kahoot! - PT practice. HW - WS - 13.4 - must have both radical answer and approximate to the nearest whole number if necessary. Study for the Quiz! Quiz - unit 6 - Wednesday, Jan. 17th. Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Distance Formula |

January 11, 2018 ThursdayToday students used the Pythagorean Theorem and the Distance Formula to find the distance between 2 points. Class Activities: 1-W/U #4 - WS - PT Diagram with proof 2--Notes - PT and Distance Formula to find the distance between 2 points 3- Check HW - WS #2 word problems HW - WS - 12,6 - 1-11 ODDS only - Both Ways - Coordinate System with the PT and the Distance Formula. No Calculator - round to the nearest whole number if necessary! Quiz - unit 6 - Wednesday, Jan. 17th. Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Distance Formula |

January 10, 2018 WednesdayToday students used the Pythagorean Theorem to solve word problems by drawing pictures to help them set-up the problem. Class Activities: 1-W/U - Check w/u#2, w/u#3, WS 9.4, and EOG Review #1 2- Notes - PT -Problem solving with the Pythagorean Theorem - draw a picture to help HW - WS - PT word problems #2 - both sides and complete Quiz - unit 6 - Wednesday, Jan. 17th. Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Distance Formula |

January 9, 2018 Tuesday1 – Warm-up #3– WS – Pythagorean both sides 2- Computation Challenge #28 for a grade - 10 minutes and NO calculators. Students should turn into class file folder when completed. 3- EOG computation Review #1 - they may use calculators - be ready to check in class tomorrow - do NOT collect. 4- Complete W/U #2 - EVENS - solving equations with variables squared and cubed. Students should have copy of this in their warm-up section of their notebooks. HW - Complete anything that was not done in class. . Computation Challenge for a grade tomorrow - 1/9
January 5, 2018 FridayToday students learned what the Pythagorean Theorem is and how to use it with RIGHT triangles ONLY! Class Activities: 1-W/U -#2- WS - Solving equations with square and cube roots-ODDS ONLY. 2- PT - Pythagorean Theorem- BrainPop, Notes, and Vocabulary!!!! HW - WS - 9.4 both sides - must show work for credit! and complete W/U#2-Solving equations with square and cube roots-ODDS ONLY. Must Show ALL work for credit! Quiz - unit 6 - Thursday, Jan. 18th. Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Distance Formula |

January 4, 2018 ThursdayToday students learned how to find the solution to equations involving square and cubed variables. Class Activities: 1-W/U#1-WS-Pre-requisite skills - 15 minutes ( standards and vocabulary on the back) 2- Notes - in compositions NB- Solving Equations and using WS - Solving for x with cube and square roots. 3-W/U - CC#26 - practice! Will have one for a grade on Tuesday, Jan. 9th. HW - WS - Solving for x with cube and square roots - must show all work including check(s) for credit! Quiz - unit 6 - Thursday, Jan. 18th. Solving equations with square and cube roots Pythagorean Theorem Distance Formula |