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

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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!

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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

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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!

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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

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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.

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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

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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

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2/12/2013

On this date 204 years ago Abraham Lincoln and Charles Darwin were born. Also on this date, MATHLETES in Mr. Yanku’s class wrapped up working on angle relationships and are ready to move on to Transformations of Geometric Figures. Officially … Continue reading

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2/11/2013

Homeroom — Reports distributed; letters sent home need to be returned signed. All blocks — Assessed Angle Relationships in two short quizzes. Students should finish page 186 in St #5 and be prepared to discuss in class.

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