Pre Algebra Current Announcements
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Pre Algebra Homework and Stuff
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Pre Algebra - Homework and Information 4/23/2012 to 4/27/2012
Monday: 4/23/2012
Homework: 04_23_2012 HW (Solving Equations - Algebra).pdf Notes template for solving equations --> {document link will be inserted here}
Homework:
Notes template for solving equations --> {document link will be inserted here}
Tuesday: 4/24/2012
Homework: 04_24_2012 HW(algebraic expressions).pdf Today's investigation --> 04_24_2012 Investigation (algebraic expressions).pdf Today's notes on solving equations --> 04_24_2012 Notes; solving harder equations graphic organizer.pdf
Today's investigation --> 04_24_2012 Investigation (algebraic expressions).pdf
Today's notes on solving equations --> 04_24_2012 Notes; solving harder equations graphic organizer.pdf
Wednesday: 4/25/2012
Thursday: 4/26/2012
Friday: 4/27/2012
Pre Algebra - Homework and Information 4/16/2012 to 4/20/2012
Monday: 4/16/2012
Homework: You will complete the 3-frog jumping contest investigation for homework --> 04_16_2012 Investigation (3-frog contest_algebra).pdf
Tuesday: 4/17/2012
Homework: You will complete the "Hitting the Mark" investigation/homework assignment --> 04_17_2012 HW_Investigation (hitting the mark_algebra).pdf The hitting the mark investigation should have been completed in class (or most of it). The "pairs competition" investigation is a bit more challenging. I would like you to exercise perseverance and devote a solid 25 minutes to completing as much of this investigation as you can in this time frame. It is quite fun. Approach it like solving a puzz;e --> 04_17_2012 HW_Investigation (pairs competition_algebra).pdf
Wednesday: 4/18/2012
Homework: Pan Balance equations --> 04_18_2012 HW (equations - pan-balance).pdf
Thursday: 4/19/2012
Enjoy the 3-day break
Friday: 4/20/2012
Happy Summit Day - No school
Pre Algebra - Homework and Information 4/9/2012 to 4/13/2012
Monday: 4/9/2012
Homework: Study, review and prepare for quiz (you may bring in a "study buddy" Today in class we will begin our work with algebra. Following are the first 2 investigations we will do in class to develop our deep understanding of the "big ideas" of algebra - yay!! 04_09_2012 Investigation (frog jumping_1_algebra).pdf 04_09_2012 Investigation (building benches_algebra).pdf
Today in class we will begin our work with algebra. Following are the first 2 investigations we will do in class to develop our deep understanding of the "big ideas" of algebra - yay!!
Tuesday: 4/10/2012
Unit Quiz - Operations with signed numbers and order of operations
Wednesday: 4/11/2012
Homework: No homework today We will be working on our first two investigations in our Algebra unit (see the document posts on Monday 4/9/2012
We will be working on our first two investigations in our Algebra unit (see the document posts on Monday 4/9/2012
Thursday: 4/12/2012
No homework
Friday: 4/13/2012
Next week we will return to our norml homework load, now that we have worked through a few introductory investigations with Algegra.
Pre Algebra - Homework and Information 4/2/2012 to 4/6/2012
Monday: 4/2/2012
Homework: 04_02_2012 HW (mult, divide integers ).pdf Here is the investigation we will do in class today --> 04_02_2012 Investigation (order of ops).pdf Important notes: Here is a simple to use graphic oganizer for the rules for performing operations on signed numbers --> 04_02_2012 Operations with signed numbers - graphic organizer.pdf
Here is the investigation we will do in class today --> 04_02_2012 Investigation (order of ops).pdf
Important notes: Here is a simple to use graphic oganizer for the rules for performing operations on signed numbers --> 04_02_2012 Operations with signed numbers - graphic organizer.pdf
Tuesday: 4/3/2012
Homework: 04_03_2012 HW (order of ops ).pdf
Wednesday: 4/4/2012
Homework: 04_04_2012 Practice and prep Test (integers, order of ops).pdf
Thursday: 4/5/2012
Homework: Most of class time will be devoted to working on a practice quiz to help us prepare for the quiz next Tuesday (4/10/2012). I will post the document here later in the day --> 04_05_2012 HW Practice Quiz (intro to integers).pdf
Friday: 4/6/2012
Pre Algebra - Homework and Information 3/19/2012 to 3/23/2012
Monday : 3/19/2012
Homework: No homework - make sure that the investigation is complete (see the next paragrapg for a link to the investigation) Today in class we completed the investigation we started on Friday using a "net worth" model for our introduction to negative numbers. Today's investigation uses a model of a game to extend our understandinig of operations with positive and negative numbers --> 03_19_2012 Investigation_game model for negative numbers.pdf
Today in class we completed the investigation we started on Friday using a "net worth" model for our introduction to negative numbers. Today's investigation uses a model of a game to extend our understandinig of operations with positive and negative numbers --> 03_19_2012 Investigation_game model for negative numbers.pdf
Tuesday: 3/20/2012
Homework: Add, subtract, compare integers --> 03_19_2012 HW (Add subtract compare integers).pdf Today's in class investigation --> 03_20_2012 Investigation_addition algorithm.pdf
Today's in class investigation --> 03_20_2012 Investigation_addition algorithm.pdf
Wednesday: 3/21/2012
Homework: Add and subtract integers --> 03_21_2012 HW (adding positive and negatives ).pdf Today's in-class investigation --> 03_21_2012 Investigation (subtracting integers part 1).pdf
Today's in-class investigation --> 03_21_2012 Investigation (subtracting integers part 1).pdf
Thursday: 3/22/2012
Homework: Operations with signed numbers (mixed practice) --> 03_22_2012 HW Mixed Practice (Integers).pdf Today's in-class investigation --> 03_22_2012 Investigation (mult and divide integers part 1).pdf
Today's in-class investigation --> 03_22_2012 Investigation (mult and divide integers part 1).pdf
Friday: 3/23/2012
Have a GREAT SPRING BREAK - you deserve it. Have lots of fun and relax and enjoy your family and f