ALL GRADES ARE IN!!!
Thursday March 10th 2011, 4:59 pm
Filed under: Algebra,Homework,Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

Check out Infinite Campus to see your final grade for Trimester 2. The only way they can change is for the better, by doing Accelerated Math tests during class on Friday.

Homework for Algebra and Pre-Algebra B: Accelerated Math!!



Hwk 3/9
Wednesday March 09th 2011, 11:57 am
Filed under: Algebra,Algebra 1A,Homework,Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

ALGEBRA
1.  Accelerated Math (13 objectives by 3/11/11)
Today we learned about factoring easy trinomials.  Tomorrow we will take an optional final like test with all the Algebra objectives we have done so far.

PRE-ALGEBRA B
1. Accelerated Math (15 objectives by 3/11/11)
Today we learned about intercepts and systems of equations.  Tomorrow we will take an optional final like test with all the Pre-Algebra objectives we have done so far.

ALGEBRA 1A
1. ST Math
Today we learned about scale factor.  Tomorrow we will take an optional final like test with all the Algebra Readiness objectives we have done so far.



Hwk 3/3
Thursday March 03rd 2011, 12:17 pm
Filed under: Algebra,Algebra 1A,Homework,Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

ALGEBRA
1. District Test wrong questions! – do the problems you got wrong
2. Accelerated Math (11 objectives by 3/4/11)
Today we took a test.  Tomorrow we will learn more about multiplying binomials and work on Accelerated Math tests.

PRE-ALGEBRA B
1. Accelerated Math (13 objectives by 3/4/11)
Today we took a test.  Tomorrow we will learn more about integer exponents and work on Accelerated Math tests.

ALGEBRA 1A
1. ST Math
Today we took a test.  Tomorrow we will learn more about negative rates and do ST Math on the computers.



School Math Contest, Thursday at 1:15 PM
Tuesday March 01st 2011, 11:41 am
Filed under: Algebra,Algebra 1A,Homework,Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

We will have our 2nd school math contest on Thursday.  This one is a small multiple choice test of puzzling questions.  Calculators are allowed!  It will be 45 minutes.  Treats will be provided and winners for each grade level can receive movie passes or candy.



Hwk 3/1
Tuesday March 01st 2011, 11:39 am
Filed under: Algebra,Algebra 1A,Homework,Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

ALGEBRA
1. District Test wrong questions! – do the problems you got wrong
2. Accelerated Math (11 objectives by 3/4/11)
Yesterday and today we participated in the World Math Day on the computers.  Tomorrow we will discuss the District Test and learn about multiplying polynomials and the FOIL method.

PRE-ALGEBRA B
1. Accelerated Math (13 objectives by 3/4/11)
Yesterday and today we participated in World Math Day on the computers.  Tomorrow we will learn about the Pythagorean Theorem.

ALGEBRA 1A
1. World Math Day
Yesterday and today we participated in the World Math Day contest on the computers.  Tomorrow we will learn about multiplying and dividing integers.



Graphing Equations Online GAMES
Thursday February 17th 2011, 7:58 am
Filed under: Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

Cockroaches
http://hotmath.com/hotmath_help/games/kp/Karappan_Poochi_Sound.swf

Dragons and Gems
http://funbasedlearning.com/algebra/graphing/lines/default.htm

Save Our Planet (use your mangahigh log in information)
http://www.mangahigh.com/en_us/games/saveourdumbplanet
….but use this website to log in:  http://schools.mangahigh.com/morrillmiddleschool

Halo Slope
http://www.xpmath.com/forums/arcade.php?do=play&gameid=86



Hwk 2/16
Wednesday February 16th 2011, 2:44 pm
Filed under: Algebra,Algebra 1A,Homework,Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

ALGEBRA
1. SIGNED PROGRESS REPORT
2. Accelerated Math (10 objectives by 2/18/11)
Today we learned about polynomials.  Tomorrow we will have a test on Algebra standard 9 (Linear systems, word problems, and inequalities) and standard 2:  exponent rules.

PRE-ALGEBRA B
1. SIGNED PROGRESS REPORT
2.  Accelerated Math (12 objectives by 2/18/11)
Today we reviewed slope and equations.   Tomorrow’s test is about absolute value, order of operations, graphing and slope.

ALGEBRA 1A
1. SIGNED PROGRESS REPORT
Today we tried to finish our division decimals worksheet.  Tomorrow we will continue to work on subtracting integers.  We will have our normal Thursday test, on Friday.



Hwk 2/15 + PROGRESS REPORT
Tuesday February 15th 2011, 3:06 pm
Filed under: Algebra,Algebra 1A,Homework,Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

ALGEBRA
1. SIGNED PROGRESS REPORT
2. Accelerated Math (10 objectives by 2/18/11)
Today we learned about fractional exponents and did a puzzle.  Tomorrow we do an introduction to polynomials.

PRE-ALGEBRA B
1. SIGNED PROGRESS REPORT
2.  Accelerated Math (12 objectives by 2/18/11)
Today we learned about similar shapes and triangles and how to use scale factor to find missing information.  Tomorrow we will combine similar triangles with linear equations.

ALGEBRA 1A
1. SIGNED PROGRESS REPORT
Today we used the computer and drawings to subtract integers.  Tomorrow we will continue working on subtracting integers.



PROGRESS REPORTS!
Tuesday February 15th 2011, 9:22 am
Filed under: Algebra,Algebra 1A,Homework,Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

Progress reports were sent home today and should be signed by a parent and returned tomorrow.  Part of my comment was deleted.  I meant to remind everyone that you retake standards tests before and/or after school, most days.  The tests consist of only 2 or 3 problems, each.



Hwk 2/14
Monday February 14th 2011, 2:28 pm
Filed under: Algebra,Algebra 1A,Homework,Pre-Algebra,Uncategorized

ALGEBRA
1.  Accelerated Math (10 objectives by 2/18/11)
Today we multiplied and divided scientific notation.  Tomorrow we will  learn about fractional exponents.

PRE-ALGEBRA B
1. Accelerated Math (12 objectives by 2/18/11)
Today we learned the equation of a line.  tomorrow we will do scaling shapes and similar triangles.

ALGEBRA 1A
1. ST Math
Today we did subtracting integers continued our decimal division monster.  Tomorrow we will use the integer chips on the computers to do subtraction, too.  We will also do the back side of our worksheet.