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This Week in Math

December 16-January 3  

Have a wonderful break!  Enjoy this season with your friends and family! Thank you for all you hard work first semester.  I look forward to a great 2nd semester with each of you!  See you on Thursday, Jan. 4. :)


Week of Dec. 11-15  

Monday: Review for 9 Weeks Test

Tuesday: Review for 9 Weeks Test

Wednesday: 9 Weeks Test

Thursday: Review CASE 21 Test and Christmas themed math activities

Friday: Math Competition to review this semester's skills


Week of Dec. 4-8  

Monday: Copy Rule #56 "Area of a Trapezoid"; correct Fri.'s test, Lesson 5.3.3 on Area of Trapezoid

Tuesday: Copy Rule #57 "Multiplying #'s by 10, 100..."; Lesson 5.3.4 on Complex Shapes

Wednesday: Copy Rule #58 "Dividing #'s by 10, 100...";Review for Friday's test and review area of shapes

Thursday: Rule Book Check Quiz; Timed "x" test; review area of rectangles, squares, parallelograms, triangles,& trapezoids & multiplying fractions & mixed #'s

Friday: TEST 2.8


Week of November 27 - December 1  

Monday: Copy Rule # 52 "Perimeter"; Lesson 5.3.1, Area of Parallelograms

Tuesday: Copy Rule #53 "Area of Rectangles and Squares"; Lesson 5.3.2, Area of Triangles

Wednesday: Copy Rule #54 "Area of Parallelogram"; Fraction Review +, -, x

Thursday: Copy Rule #55 "Area of Triangle"; Timed "x" test; Test 2.7 Review

Friday: TEST 2.7


Week of November 20 -24  

Happy Thanksgiving!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!


Week of November 13-17  

Monday: Corrrect Friday's test; Lesson 5.2.1 on ratio and rate; Multiply Fractions

Tuesday: Lesson 5.2.2; Multiply Fractions

Wednesday: Review for CASE 21 test

Thursday: CASE 21 test- this will count as Test 2.6

Friday: Thanksgiving Math, FACEing Math, Hidden Figures

*Copies of bellwork are located under the file manager tab.

*No new rules this week.  We will continue with our rule book after Thanksgiving break.

 


Week of November 6-10  

Monday: Rule Book Quiz #4; Practice CASE 21 TEST; Review adding integers

Tuesday: Rule Book Quiz #5; Review and correct practice Case 21 test; review subtracting integers

Wednesday: Test 2.5 Review; review adding and subtracting integers

Thursday: Timed "x" test; check Test 2.5 review; review adding & subtracting integers

Friday: TEST  2.5

*Copy of TEST 2.5 Review is located under the file manager tab


Week of October 30 - November 3  

Monday: Copy Rule #47 "Adding Integers"; Review/Correct Test 2.3; Lesson 5.1.1 on adding/ subtracting integers

Tuesday: Copy Rule #48 "Rules for Adding/Subtracting Integers"; Lesson 5.1.2 on rules for +/- integers

Wednesday: Copy Rule #49 "Multiplying Fractions"; Lesson 5.1.3 on +/- integers with double signs

Thursday: Copy Rule #50 "Simplify Before You Multiply"; Timed "x" test; Lesson 5.1.4 on real world integers

Friday: TEST 2.4 (Midpoint Test)

**Copies of rules and homework are located under the file manager tab.


Week of October 23-27  

Monday: Copy Rule #43 "Writing Answers in Simplest Form". Finish Lesson 4.1.3 and work on Lesson 4.1.4 on Writing Real World Algebraic Expressions; correct Test 2.2

Tuesday: Copy Rule #44 "Adding & Subtracting Unlike Fractions" Lesson 4.2.1/4.2.3 on Ratios

Wednesday: Copy Rule #45 "Adding and Subtracting Like Mixed Numbers" Lesson 4.2.4 on Ratios

Thursday: Copy Rule #46 "Renaming Before Subtracting"; Timed "x" test; Rule Book Check Quiz and Review for tomorrow's test

Friday: TEST 2.3

*Copies of rules, homework, classwork, & test reviews are located under the file manager tab.


Week of October 16-20  

Monday:Copy Rule #39 "Reflecting Points Across the x-axis"; Correct Friday's test; Lesson 3.2.4 on Distance on a Coordinate Plane

Tuesday: Copy Rule #40 "Reflecting Points Across the y-axis"; Lesson 4.1.1 on Algebraic Expressions

Wednesday: Copy Rule #41 " Finding the Distance Between Ordered Pairs"; Lesson 4.1.2 on Evaluating Algebraic Expressions

Thursday: Copy Rule #42 "How to Get Like Fractions"; Timed "x" Test; Lesson 4.1.3 on Identifying Equivalent Expressions

Friday: TEST 2.2

*Copies of classwork, homework and math rules are on under the file manager tab.

 


Week of October 9-13  

Monday: Holiday

Tuesday: Copy Rule #35 "Integers"; Lesson 3.2.1 on Integers and opposite numbers

Wednesday: Copy Rule #36 "Absolute Value"; Lesson 3.2.2 on Absolute Value; review opposites and ordering integers

Thursday: Copy Rule # 37 "Ratios"; Lesson 3.2.3 on the Coordinate Plane; Timed "x" test

Friday: Test 2.1

*Copies of rules, classwork sheets, and homework are located under the file manager tab.


Week of October 2 -6  

Monday: Copy Rule # 31 "Finding the Mean (or average)"; Correct Friday's test; Review for NINE WEEKS TEST ON WED.

Tuesday: Copy Rule #32 "Finding the Mode" Review for tomorrow's NINE WEEKS TEST

Wednesday: NINE WEEKS TEST and Copy Rule #33 "Finding the Range"

Thursday: Copy Rule #34 "Finding the Median" and Math Tag Relay, M & M activity

Friday: Dastardly Decimals Activity, Facing Math, Scoot Game

*Copies of Rules, Test Review and Classwork are located under the file manager tab


Week of September 25-29  

Monday: Copy Rule #27 "Percent of a Number"; Correct Friday's test; Lesson 3.1.5

Tuesday: Copy Rule #28 "Box and Whisker Plots" A; Lesson 3.1.6 on writing ratios

Wednesday: Copy Rule #29 "Box and Whisker Plots" B; Lesson 3.2.0 on Least Common Multiples

Thursday: Copy Rule #30 Test 1.8 Review and Timed "x" test

Friday: Test 1.8

9 Weeks Math Test is next week: Wednesday, Oct. 4.

*Copies of homework, rules, & test reviews are under the file manager tab.


Week of September 18-22  

Monday: Copy Rule #23 "Changing a Decimal to a Fraction"; Correct Test 1.6, Lesson 3.1.3 Day 1 (% Ruler and Fractions)

Tuesday: Copy Rule #24 "Changing a Fraction to a Decimal"; Lesson 3.1.3 Day 2, QUIZ on +/- Decimals

Wednesday: Copy Rule #25 "Changing Percents to Decimals"; Lesson 3.1.4 Portions Web

Thursday: Copy Rule #26 "Changing Decimals to Percents"; Timed "x" test; "Thursday Skill Sheet" and TEST 1.7 Review

Friday: TEST 1.7

*Copies of Test Review, Rules, & Homework are located under the file manager tab.


Week of September 11-15  

Monday: Correct Friday's test; Lesson 2.3.4 on Distributive Property; Copy Rule #19 "Lowest Terms"

Tuesday: Lesson 3.1.1 on Equivalent Fractions & Simplifying Fractions; Copy Rule #20 "Equivalent Fractions"

Wednesday: Lesson 3.1.2 on Percent Ruler; Copy Rule #21 "How to Compare 2 Fractions"

Thursday: TEST 1.6 and Copy Rule #22 "Least Common Denominator"

Friday: Skill Review Day, Timed "x" Test; LHS Homecoming parade & pep rally

**Due to parade/pep rally our weekly test will be given on THURS., SEPT. 14

 


Week of September 4-8  

Monday: Labor Day

Tuesday: Copy Rule #16 "Divsion w/Decimal in the Dividend"; Correct Friday's test; Lesson 2.2.3

Wednesday: Copy Rule #17 "Prime Factorization"; Lessons 2.3.1 and 2.3.2

Thursday: Copy Rule #18 "Order of Operations/PEMDAS"; Lesson 2.3.3; Timed "x" test; review for Friday's test

Friday: TEST 1.5 (Midpoint Test)

**Copies of rules and test review are located under the file manager tab.


Week of August 28 - September 1  

Monday: copy Rule #13 "GCF", correct/Friday's test, Lesson 2.13 on calculating central tendencies

Tuesday: copy Rule #14 "Math's Golden Rule", Lesson 2.14 on box and whisker plots, review central tendencies

Wednesday: copy Rule #15 "Divisibility Rules", Lesson 2.2.2 on area/perimeter of irregular shapes

Thursday: RULE BOOK QUIZ *You may use your rule book on the quiz.  Timed "x" test.  Test 1.4 Review

Friday: Test 1.4

*Copies of bellwork and rules are located under the file manager tab.


Week of August 21-25  

Monday: Copy Rule #9 "How to Round Decimals", Review Friday's test, Lesson 1.2.4-Day 1

Tuesday: Copy Rule #10 "How to Multiply Decimals", Lesson 1.2.4-Day 2, Divide Decimals (Learn how to Pop It Up!)

Wednesday: Copy Rule #11 "Exponents", Lesson 2.1.1; Chapter 1 Classwork/Review for a grade

Thursday: Timed "x" test, Lesson 2.1.2, Test 1.3 Review

Friday: TEST 1.3

*Copies of rules, classwork/test reviews are located under the file manager tab


Week of August 14 - 18  

Monday: Copy Rule #5 "+/- Decimals" Check/correct Friday's test.  Lesson 1.1.5.  +/- decimals.  Receive study guide for Thursday's quiz.

Tuesday: Copy Rule #6 "How to Compare Decimals" Lesson 1.2.1.  Write algebraic expressions.  Decimal review

Wednesday: Copy Rule #7 "Comparisons" Lesson 1.2.2. Review dot plots, histograms, decimals, prime/composite #'s.

Thursday: Copy Rule #8 "Finding LCM".  Timed "x" test. Quiz. Lesson 1.2.3.  Review for tomorrow's test on white boards.

Friday: Test 1.2   *School dance after school today from 3-5.

**Copies of rules are located under the file manager tab.


Week of August 7-11  

Monday: Rule #1 in rule book.  Create class histogram, work on divisibility rules, find GCF/LCM

Tuesday: Rule #2 in rule book.Find area/perimeter of squares and rectangles, review divisibility rules, find GCF/LCM.

Wednesday: Rule #3 in rule book.  Place value/rounding, prime/composite numbers, divisibility rules, find GCF/LCM.

Thursday: Rule #4 in rule book.  Timed "x" test.  Review for tomorrow's test.

Friday: TEST 1.1

*Copies of each week's rules and test reviews are located under the file manager tab.


Week of July 31- Aug. 4  

Wednesday: Last day of summer vaction.

Thursday: Welcome to 6th Grade!!! 

Friday: Timed "x" test, Learn how to use the "Magic L"

**Beginning Monday, August 7 copies of each week's rules for the Math Rule Book and copies of classwork/test reviews can be found under the file manager tab.


May 23- August 2  

Have a WONDERFUL summer break! 

Thank you for a great year!!!

Looking forward to meeting all of you new 6th graders in August!  :)