Monthly Archives: February 2013

Mathletes — 28 Feb 2013

We’re “Marching” out of February … with the Midpoint Test just behind us. Set #6 notes packet has been distributed and we’ve covered Ratios and Rates — homework is finish through page 207. A graded class assignment is slated for … Continue reading

Mathletes — 27 Feb 2013

No homework assigned … Set #6 notes will be distributed 2/28. Just finishing up the 3NW Midpoint … grades to be posted this week. Class room in need of tissues!

Mathletes 26 Feb2013

New unit on proportional reasoning begins this week. Look for Set #6 which will cover the last four weeks of this 3rd Nine Weeks period. Students need to check their personal supply of loose leaf paper, spiral notebooks, pencils, hand … Continue reading

Mathletes 25 Feb 2013

Midpoint Testing underway … we should be finished 2/26. New unit on proportional reasoning is next. Interim reports will be available on 2/28. It’ll be March (yipes!) by the end of the week!

MiTe 22 Feb

Midpoint Test is Monday the 25th … study packets online — check out the SPS website under STAR/Grade 8 for your specific subject. In the Big Ideas textbook, check out the indexes in the back of the book for key … Continue reading

21 Feb 2013

Mathletes in Room 38 at JYMS: 3NW Midpoint is Monday, 25 Feb Test Preparation continues daily, focusing on transformations and line/angle relationships, measurements of geometric solids, Pythagorean Theorem, and 3-D models.

2/20/2013

Update — Midpoint Test for 3rd Nine Weeks will be delayed until Monday, Feb 25 … so we’ve got a couple of additional days to get ready for this test. Please use the Review Packets and the Green Monster (notes) … Continue reading

2/19/2013

Homework: Textbook (Blue), page 246 #7-12 plus pages 189-191 in the Set #5 (Green) notes packet. 3rd Nine Weeks Midpoint Test is Thursday, Feb 21 which will feature two new assessments (Angle Pairs and Transformations) and four other assessments (Volume … Continue reading