• # Math 8 : Chapter 1

Day 1 - Tuesday 8/27/2019

Classwork:
Welcome! Intro to the course.
Study Team Roles
Go over course Syllabus, rules, and expectations.
Go over the Mathematics Practice Standards.
Look at Collaborative Learning Expectations Classwork 1-8

Homework/Assignment:
No new homework.

Day 2 - Thursday 8/29/2019

Classwork:
Warm Up: Grab card with x-value and plug into expression 3x+4
Algebra Walk - handout Lesson 1.1.3A Resource Page.
Algebra Walk - outside human graphing.
Algebra Walk - class graphing on Lesson 1.1.3A Resource Page.
Checkout textbook and cover. Leave in class.

Homework/Assignment:
No new homework.

Day 3 - Tuesday 9/3/2019

Classwork:
Khan Academy - work on first batch of assignments!
Collect class data for Newton's Revenge problem.
Make class graph for Newton's Revenge problem.
Get first Assignment Packet - Ch 1A.

Homework/Assignment:
Problem 1-3 Mathography  [Ch 1A].
Homework Help website

Day 4 - Thursday 9/5/2019

Classwork:
Warm Up: what is different and what is the same about the lines graphed.
Turn in homework - Mathography.
Finish Newton's Revenge problem - graph data on computer and estimate Yao Ming's point.
Classwork in book: start problem 1-41.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 1-4 to 1-7  [Ch 1A].
Problems 1-12 to 1-14  [Ch 1A].

Day 5 - Monday 9/09/2019

Classwork:
Warm Up: Review on how to add fractions and multiply fractions.
Look at homework.
Work on assignment in packet.
Continue 1-41 to 1-45. (Review of proportinal vs. not proportional)
Show the Homework Help website.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 1-15, 1-16 and problems 1-19 to 1-23  [Ch 1A].
Ch 1 Quiz on Friday 9/13/2019.
Ch 1A Assignment Packet due on Wednesday 9/11/2019.

Day 6 - Wednesday 9/11/2019

Classwork:
Warm Up: Think-Ink-Team-Share... how to add, subtract, multiply, divide integers (positives and negatives).
Turn in Ch 1A Assignment Packet.
Get Ch 1B Assignment Packet.
Work on assignment in Ch 1B Assignment Packet.
Book problems (to help study for quiz): CL 1-62, CL 1-63, CL 1-66, CL 1-67.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 1-30, 1-33, 1-34, 1-35, 1-36, 1-40, 1-49, 1-61  [Ch 1B].
Ch 1A Quiz on  Graphing points, Tables and patterns, Integers, Fractions (add, subtract, multiply, and divide) on Friday 9/13/2019.
Ch 1B Assignment Packet due next time.

Day 7 - Friday 9/13/2019

Classwork:
Turn in Ch 1B Assignment Packet.
Work on Khan Academy assignments (integers and fractions).
Take Ch 1 QUIZ.

Homework/Assignment:
Work on Khan Academy assignments if you did not get far!

Day 8 - Tuesday 9/17/2019

Classwork:
Make new Ch 2 Teams (pieces of a picture).
Build flat picture out of Algebra Tiles.
Intro to Algebra Tiles.
Combine Like Terms by describing flat picture.
Hand out "Quiz Corrections" directions.
Hand back Ch 1 QUIZ.
Make and turn in Ch 1 Classwork Packet.

Homework/Assignment:
Do Quiz Corrections (optional... but highly recommended!).

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• # Math 8 : Chapter 2

Day 1 - Tuesday 9/17/2019

Classwork:
Make new Ch 2 Teams (pieces of a picture).
Build flat picture out of Algebra Tiles.
Intro to Algebra Tiles.
Combine Like Terms by describing flat picture.
Hand out "Quiz Corrections" directions.
Hand back Ch 1 QUIZ.
Look at examples of great ways to show work on a Quiz.
Make and turn in Ch 1 Classwork Packet.

Homework/Assignment:
Do Quiz Corrections (optional... but highly recommended!).

Day 2 - Thursday 9/19/2019

Classwork:
Perimiter and Area.
Review of Algebra Tiles and their perimeter and area.
Classwork: 2-13 (handout).
Combining Like Terms.

Homework/Assignment:
No new homework.

Day 3 - Monday 9/23/2019

Classwork:
Warm Up - Combine Like Terms (different expressions).
Evaluating Expressions - (using the warm up).
Classwork 2-22 Learning Log.
Classwork 2-23.
Classwork 2-25, 2-26, 2-27.
Distribute Ch 2A Assignment Packet.
Work on assignment

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 2-6 to 2-10 (all)  [Ch 2A].

Day 4 - Wednesday 9/25/2019

Classwork:
Look over Directions for Corrections (again!).
Teacher example Expression Mats - build expression, make equivalent/simplified.
Classwork (in book): Problems 2-36 through 2-39.
Start packet assignment

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 2-17 to 2-21 (all)  [Ch 2A].
Problems 2-29 and 2-30.  [Ch 2A].

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Classwork:
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Look at homework (answer key with teams).
Turn in Module 2A Assignment Packet.
Warm Up - Opposites.
More using the Expression Mats.
Legal Move - Flip from up or down.
Classwork 2-25.
Distribute Ch 2B Assignment Packet.
Look at 2-42 (a) together.

Homework/Assignment:
[Ch 2B].

Day 6 - Tuesday 10/01/2019

Classwork:
Warm Up: Which is Greater?
Discuss Locked Drill procedures.
Classwork: Problems 2-47, 2-48, 2-49, 2-50.
Turn in Ch 2A Assignment Packet.
Example of Algebra Tiles Chess!

Homework/Assignment:
No new assignment - catch up!

Day 7 - Thursday 10/03/2019

Classwork:
Share Learning Logs (2-50) from last time (legal moves).
Algebra Tiles Chess: 2-56.
NEED TO DO 2-57 next time!
Hand back Ch 2 TEAM QUIZ.

As a class: 2-63 (recording work in table).
Classwork in teams: 2-64, 2-65.
Distribute the new packet: Ch 2B Assignment Packet.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 2-51 through 2-55  [Ch 2B].

Day 8 - Tuesday 10/08/2019

Classwork:
Simplifying Expressions examples.
Handout "Simplify Expressions Worksheet".
Work on Assignment Packet.
Classwork as a class... problems 2-64, 2-65, 2-66.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 2-58 through 2-62 and Problems 2-67, 2-68 [Ch 2B].
Ch 2 TEST next week!

Day 9 - Thursday 10/10/2019

Classwork:
Problems 2-72, 2-73, and 2-74.
Solving Equations Teams Carousel (2-75).

Homework/Assignment:
No new assignment.

Day 10 - Monday 10/14/2019

Classwork:
Problem 2-81 as a class.
Classwork problems 2-82 and 2-83 in book.
Work on Khan Academy (past assignments... catch up!)
Work on Assignment Packet Ch 2B.

Homework/Assignment:
Work on Khan Academy assignments and Assignment Packet 2B.
Ch 2 TEST on Wednesday.

Day 11 - Wednesday 10/16/2019

Classwork:
Work on Assignment Packet Ch 2B - need to finish it by Friday.
Work on Khan Academy (past assignments).
Take Ch 2 TEST.

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• # Math 8 : Chapter 3

Day 1 - Friday 10/18/2019

Classwork:
New teams and seats for Ch 3.
Turn in Ch 2B Assignment Packet.
Make and turn in Ch 2 Classwork Packet.
Classwork - Problem 3-1.
Classwork - handout 3-2 and 3-3.

Homework/Assignment:
No new assignment.

Day 2 - Tuesday 10/22/2019

Classwork:
Take practice ISAT Custom Block.
Get new Ch 3A Assignment Packet.
Work on assignment.

Homework/Assignment:
Ch 3A Assignment Packet...
Problems 3-4 through 3-8 and problems 3-13 through 3-17  [Ch 3A].

Day 3 - Thursday 10/24/2019

Classwork:
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Day 4 - Tuesday 10/29/2019

Classwork:
Classwork: Section 3.1.3.
Silent Board Games.
Classwork: Problems 3-18 through 3-22.

Homework/Assignment:
Finish Ch 3A Assignment Packet - due next class!  [Ch 3A].

Day 5 - Thursday 10/31/2019

Classwork:
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Day 6 - Monday 11/04/2019

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Day 7 - Wednesday 11/06/2019.

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Day 8 - Friday 11/08/2019

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Homework/Assignment:
Problems 3-56 through 3-60  [Ch 3B].

Day 9 - Tuesday 11/12/2019

Classwork:
Silent Board Game.
Make Ch 3A Classwork Packet.
Turn in Ch 3A Classwork Packet.
Take Ch 3A Team Quiz.
Take Ch 3A Individual Quiz.
Work on Ch 3B assignment...

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 3-65 through 3-69  [Ch 3B].
Ch 3B Assignment Packet due next time!

Day 10 - Thursday 11/14/2019

Classwork:
Warm Up - Make a list of Legal Moves for solving equations.
Lesson 3 (linear equations power point) - solving shapes.
Collect Ch 3B Assignment Packet.
Classwork bookwork - Problems 3-70, 3-71, 3-72, 3-73.
Vocabulary - "Solution" is the answer that makes both sides of equation equal (it works!).
Equation handout (Parent Guide with Extra Practice) - #1-8.

Homework/Assignment:
Complete problems #1-8 on the equation handout (Parent Guide with Extra Practice).

Day 11 - Monday 11/18/2019

Classwork:
Look at homework (Parent Guide with Extra Practice).
Review of "checking a solution".
Intro to "Infinite Solutions".
Guess My Number game (classwork).
Problem 3-81.
Work on back side of equation handout (Parent Guide with Extra Practice).
Work more on assignment packet - see assignment below.
Hand back Ch 3A Individual Quiz.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 3-74 through 3-78  [Ch 3C].
Ch 3A Quiz Corrections? (if needed!)

Day 12 - Wednesday 11/20/2019

Classwork:
Checked previous assignment.
Work on next assignment.
Finish (if you didn't) classwork problem 3-81.
Work on back side of equation handout (Parent Guide with Extra Practice).
Hot Potato - solving equations.
Look over errors from Hot Potato.
Classwork problems 3-89 and 3-90.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 3-84 through 3-88  [Ch 3C].

Day 13 - Friday 11/22/2019

Classwork:
Classwork - Balanced Equations handout.
Computer - balanced equations shapes.
Finish Ch 3C Assignment Packet (see assignment below).
Fancy equation trick - getting rid of decimals and fractions and large numbers.
Computer games!
Turn in Ch 3C Assignment Packet!

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 3-94 through 3-98  [Ch 3C].

Day 14 - Tuesday 12/03/2019

Classwork:
Silent Board Game.
Look at problem from Ch 3C assignment packet.
Turn in Ch 3C Assignment Packet (if you did not before break!).
Closure problems... Classwork: CL 3-118 through CL 3-126. (DID NOT FINISH).

Homework/Assignment:
Ch 3 TEST next week on Tuesday 12/10/2019..

Day 15 - Thursday 12/05/2019

Classwork:
Equation Sort - Infinite Solutions, No Solution, or One Solution (x=?).
Book work - finish classwork from last time... CL 3-118 through CL 3-126.
New Mod 3D Assignment Packet.

Homework/Assignment:
Complete the Mod 3D Assignemnt Packet... but you can skip 3-105, 3-106, 3-115  [Mod 3D].
Ch 3 TEST on Tuesday.
Ch 3D Assignment Packet due Tuesday.
Ch 3 Classwork Packet due Tuesday.

Day 16 - Tuesday 12/10/2019

Classwork:
Turn in Ch 3D Assignment Packet.
Turn in Ch 3 Classwork Packet.
Re-do the Ch 3 Pre-Quiz.
Take the Ch 3 TEST.

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• # Math 8 : Chapter 4

Day 1 - Monday 12/16/2019

Classwork:
Start Ch 4.
Classwork - Problem 4-1 Tile pattern challenge.
Make posters.

Homework/Assignment:
No new homework.

Day 2 - Wednesday 12/18/2019

Classwork:
Continue Tile Pattern challenge presentations.

Homework/Assignment:
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Day 3 - Friday 12/20/2019

Classwork:
Task 4.2 : How Does it Grow? - Tile Patterns.

Homework/Assignment:
Enjoy Winter Break!

Day 4 - Tuesday 01/07/2020

Classwork:
Quick look at patterns from last time.
Classwork handout - "Hey How's It Growing?"
Classwork bookwork - Problems 4-23, 4-24.
Classwork bookwork - Problems 4-32, 4-33, 4-34.

Homework/Assignment:
No new homework.

Day 5 - Thursday 01/09/2020

Classwork:
Warm Up - "4.6 Application Lesson Opener".
Classwork - "5-1 Worksheet 1".
Look at Positive slope, Negative slope, Zero slope, and Undefined slope.
Distribute the Semester 1 Review Packet (EOC = End of Course).

Homework/Assignment:
Look over Semester 1 Review Packet.
Semester 1 Final Exam on Friday 1/17/2020!

Day 6 - Monday 01/13/2020

Classwork:
Final Exam Review.

Homework/Assignment:
No new assignment.

Day 7 - Wednesday 01/15/2020

Classwork:
Final Exam Review.

Homework/Assignment:
No new assignment.

Day 8 - Friday 01/17/2020

Classwork:
Take Final Exam.

Homework/Assignment:
No new homework.

Day 9 - Wednesday 01/22/2020

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Day 10 - Friday 01/24/2020

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Day 11 - Tuesday 01/28/2020

Classwork:
Work in Ch 4A Packet.
Take Ch 4A Quiz.
Start Ch 5 classwork - rewriting equations.

Homework/Assignment:
Continue working in Ch 4A Packet.

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• # Math 8 : Chapter 5

Day 1 - Thursday 1/30/2020

Classwork:
Hand back Ch 4 Quiz.
Fixing equations: Classwork section 5.1.1 and 5.1.2.

Homework/Assignment:
Finish up Ch 4A Assignment Packet.

Day 2 - Monday 2/03/2020

Classwork:
Turn in Ch 4A Assignment Packet.
Turn in Ch 4 Classwork Packet.
Warm Up: problem 5-16 from 5.1.2.
Classwork: problem 5-23 (Iditarod Race).
Digital Student Notebook: ISAT practice.
Get new assignment packet - Ch 5A Assignment Packet.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 5-5 through 5-8, and problem 5-18  [Ch 5A].

Day 3 - Wednesday 2/05/2020

Classwork:
SUBSTITUTE!
Work in Digital Student Notebook on ISAT Practice.
Worksheets.
Work in Ch 5A Assignment Packet.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 5-19 through 5-22, and problems 5-27, 5-28  [Ch 5A].

Day 4 - Friday 2/07/2020

Classwork:
Classwork 5-32, 5-33, 5-34, 5-35.
Graphing systems of equations - some examples on graph paper.

Homework/Assignment:
Finish the assignment packet (Ch 5A).

Day 5 - Tuesday 2/11/2020

Classwork:
Warm Up - write what you know about the graph of a system of equations shown on the screen.
Graphing systems of equations - some more examples on graph paper.
Classwork/bookwork: problems 5-41 through 5-45. (Did not finish).
LOCKDOWN DRILL!!
Did not get to turn in the Ch 5A Assignment Packet.

Homework/Assignment:
Finish and turn in the Ch 5A Assignment Packet next time!

Day 6 - Thursday 2/13/2020

Classwork:
Turn in the Ch 5A Assignment Packet.
Classwork/Bookwork 5-52, 5-53, 5-54.

Homework/Assignment:
No new assignment.

Day 7 - Tuesday 2/18/2020

Classwork:
T-Shirt and Soda problem (intro to Elimination Method... also called Linear Combinations).
Look over problems from Ch 4A Assignment Packet (frequent errors).
Distribute the Ch 5B Assignment Packet.
Work in the Ch 5B Assignment Packet (see assignment below).
Examples - solving systems (in standard form) using the Elimination Method (also called Linear Combinations).

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 5-36, 5-38, 5-39, 5-40, 5-48, 5-50, 5-57  [Ch 5B].

Day 8 - Thursday 2/20/2020

Classwork:
Look over a few problems from Ch 5A Assignment Packet.
Reminder of the T-Shirt and Drink problem.
Reflection/Writing - Write a definition for "Eliminate" and use in a sentence. Write a definition for "Combination" and use in a sentence.
Classwork examples from 7-4 Skills Practice. Solving using Elimination.
Work in assignment packet.

Homework/Assignment:
Problems 5-58, 5-60, 5-61, 5-49, 5-59  [Ch 5B].
Quiz next week on Solving systems by graphing, Solving systems by the Equal Values method, and Solving equations with fractions and decimals.

Day 9 - Monday 2/24/2020

Classwork:
Warm Up - Is it a solution? Looking at different types of problems and checking solutions.
ISAT Practice problems - ISAT C1 TD v3 problem.
ISAT Practice problem - "Expressions Equations #2 v2018 - IAB" problem #5.
Take Ch 5B QUIZ Systems of equations.
Turn in Ch 5B Assignment Packet.

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• # Math 8 : Chapter 6

Day 1 - Tuesday 3/5/2019

Classwork:
See Systems Desmos Graph examples from students.
Get back Ch 5B Systems QUIZ.
Turn in Ch 5B Assignment Packet.
Start Ch 6.
Get Ch 6A Assignment Packet.

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