For: Students and Parents
From: Mrs. Lane's Integrated Math 1 Class
1st, 3rd, & 6th hours
WEEK OF MAY 29th, 2001  HAPPY MEMORIAL DAY !!
PLEASE NOTE: Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission with full credit permitted only for excused absences.
NOTE: JOURNALS ARE NOW OVERDUE.
05/29/01, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview": p 454, # 2529
2) Any ?s
3) Sect 92, Investigating the Properties of Square Roots, pp 486489
4) HOMEWORK: Practice 68, begin it together in class. NOTE: This material will be on the final exam.
5) SEE ME: If you have tests that need to be completed.
05/30/01, WEDNESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
05/31/01, THURSDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview": p 468, # 2638
2) Any ?s
3) Sect 93, "IfThen Statements & Converses", pp 492496
4) HOMEWORK: Practice 69, begin it together in class.
06/01/01, FRIDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview": p 491, # 2735.
2) Begin Review for the Final Exam, using Practice 43, 51, 58, 62 & 66 and Unit 9 materials.
3) HOMEWORK: Work on completion of these review sheets. Come to class with all your questions following your unsuccessful attempts, (if any).
4) Exploration: Group Activity p 485, #36, "Isosceles Triangle & Inductive Reasoning"
WEEK OF MAY 22nd, 2001  HAPPY COUNTDOWN 
PLEASE NOTE: Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission with full credit permitted only for excused absences.
05/22/01, MONDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hour
05/23/01, TUESDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview": p 454, # 2529
2) Any ?s on Unit 8, Practice # 5965 or Sample Test.
3) Take Actual Test Unit 8
4) HOMEWORK: PREPARE JOURNAL FOR COLLECTION
05/24/01, WEDNESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hour
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview": p 462, # 3238.
2) Collect Journals
3) Begin Unit # 9, Sect 91, "Pythagorean Theorem & Reasoning", pp 477480.
4) Exploration p 477, "The Right Reason"
5) Group Activity p 485, #36, "Isosceles Triangle & Inductive Reasoning"
6) HOMEWORK: Practice 67
05/25/01, THURSDAY / BLUE : 3rd & 6th hours
05/26/01, FRIDAY / WHITE : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview": p 468, # 2638.
2) Any ?s on Explr p 477, GA p 485, or Practice 67
3) Discuss Sect 92, "Investigating Properties of Square Roots", pp 486489.
4) HOMEWORK: Practice 68
WEEK OF MAY 14th, 2001  HAPPY COUNTDOWN MONTH 
PLEASE NOTE: Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission with full credit permitted only for excused absences.
05/14/01, MONDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "2nd Equation Analysis" p 437
2) Review 2nd Quiz on Line Equations
3) Check Practice 62 & 63
4) Discuss Section 86, "Graphing Linear Inequality" pp 455459.
5) Discuss Section 87, "System of Linear Inequalities" pp 463465.
6) Begin Practice 64 & Practice 65.
7) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 64 & 65. They will be checked during the next class period.
05/15/01, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Unit 8, Checkpoint #1, p 438, # 113"
2) Any ?s on Unit 8, Practice # 5965
3) Check Practice 64 & 65
4) Unit 8, Review & Assessment, pp 470471.
5) Record in V.I.C. Journal, Unit 8: Ideas & Formulas & Key Terms, pp 472473.
6) HOMEWORK: Sample Test # 35, on Unit 8
05/16/01, WEDNESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
05/17/01, THURSDAY / RED DAY : 1st hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview, #2638" p 468,
other "Review Preview": p 454, # 2529 & p 462, # 3238.
2) Any ?s on Unit 8, Practice # 5965 or Sample Test # 35.
3) Discuss Sample Test # 35
4) Have Students Demonstrate, Adding to their V.I.C. Journal
5) ITP: Group Activity p 472, # 23. Classwork or Extra Credit.
6) HOMEWORK: STUDY for Unit 8, TEST # 34.
05/18/01, FRIDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview, #2638" p 468,
other "Review Preview": p 454, # 2529 & p 462, # 3238.
2) Any ?s on Unit 8, Practice # 5965 or Sample Test # 35.
3) TEST # 34 on UNIT 8
4) ITP: Group Activity p 472, # 23. Classwork or Extra Credit.
5) HOMEWORK: Prepare Journal for Collection.
WEEK OF MAY 7th, 2001  HAPPY MONTH OF FLOWERS and LAST FULL MONTH OF SCHOOL 
PLEASE NOTE: Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission with full credit permitted only for absences.
05/07/01, MONDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview" p 437
2) Review Quiz & Practice 6162. Check Practice 62
3) NOTE: 2nd QUIZ on same material coming THIS WEEK.
NOTE: Practice #57, 5960 due today.
4) Read & Discuss Section 85, "Graphing Systems of Linear Equations" pp 447450.
5) Begin Practice 63. It will be checked during the next class period.
6) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 63, It will be checked during the next class period.
05/08/01, TUESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
05/09/01, WEDNESDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Unit 8, Checkpoint 1, #113" p 438
2) Any ?s on any Practice sheets esp. #63 &/or Quiz. Check Practice 63.
3) Read & Discuss Sect. 86, "Graphing Linear Inequalitites" pp 455459.
4) Begin Practice 64, It will be checked during the next class period.
5) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 64, It will be checked during the next class period.
05/10/01, THURSDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Unit 8, Checkpoint 2, #17" p 454
2) Any ?s on any Practice sheets esp. #64. Check Practice 64.
3) Read & Discuss Sect. 87, "System of Linear Inequalitites" pp 463465.
4) QUIZ on Unit 8. ITP: Begin Practice 65, It will be checked during the next class period.
5) HOMEWORK: Practice 65, It will be checked during the next class period.
05/11/01, FRIDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
05/12/01, MONDAY / WHITE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview, #2638" p 468
2) Any ?s on any Practice sheets esp. #65. Check Practice 65.
3) Unit 8, Review & Assessment, pp 470471.
4) Note Ideas & Formulas & Key Terms, pp 472473.
5) ITP: Group Activity p 472, # 23. Classwork or Extra Credit.
5) HOMEWORK: Unit 8, SAMPLE TEST. It will be checked during the next class period.
WEEK OF APRIL 30th, 2001 6TH MARKING PERIOD BEGINS
PLEASE NOTE: Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission with full credit permitted only for absences.
04/30/01, MONDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
05/01/01, TUESDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda: MEAP DAY SCHEDULE (52 minute classes)
1) Review "Solutions to Line Equations" & "Intercepts of a Line"
2) Today as announced, a 10 pt Quiz, on the above topics from Practice 60.
3) Read & Discuss Section 83, "Horizontal & Vertical Lines" pp 433434.
4) Begin Practice 61, then work on completing it.
5) Tesselations & related questions #7 & #8, p 430, should be complete and submitted.
6) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 61 & Tesselations
NOTE: Practice 5760 are due and will be collected Wed. May 2nd.
05/02/01, WEDNESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
05/03/01, THURSDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview" p 437
2) Review Quiz, Practice 61, Tesselation Questions.
3) What, if any, V.I.C. are present in this section.
4) Read & Discuss Exercise # 22, "Exterior Angles of Polygons" p 436. Work in groups of four preferably to create manipulatives and answer questions #22 af.
5) NOTE: Practice 5760 will be collected today.
05/03/01, THURSDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
05/04/01, FRIDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Unit 8, Checkpoint 1, #113" p 438
2) Any ?s on "Solutions or Intercepts of Line Equations", or "Exterior Angles"
3) What, if any, V.I.C. are present in this section.
4) Read & Discuss Section 84, "Writing Equations for Lines & Solving Problems with the Equation" pp 439443.
4) Begin Exercise # 18,1522,pp 443445 & Practice 62
5) HOMEWORK: Complete Exercises & Practice 62,
WEEK OF APRIL 23rd, 2001 HAPPY WEEK AFTER SPRING BREAK!!
PLEASE NOTE: Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission with full credit permitted only for absences. GRADES ARE DUE THIS WEEK!!
LAST WEEK OF CLASS: Journal Collection included Agendas from the week of 3/54/9 & Practice 47Practice 57
04/23/01, MONDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
04/24/01, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 3rd & 6th
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Exercises # 2431" p 423
2) Review & Cover ?s on "Linear Combinations" (See Group Lattices) and "Intercepts of a Line", Practice 60
3) Read & Discuss p 430, "Tesselations" Exercises 78. Work in small groups (maximum of three) to create you own colorful, unique tesselation and answer questions 78.
4) Submit unused passes for extra grade points.
5) HOMEWORK: Complete Questions 78 parts ad.
04/24/01, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st hour
04/25/01, WEDNESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview" p 424
2) Any ?s on Practice 60 or Tesselation questions
3) Read & Discuss Section 83, "Horizontal & Vertical Lines" pp 433434.
4) Begin Practice 61, then work on completing Tesselations & related questions if not already completed.
5) Submit unused passes for extra grade points.
6) Verify completeness & accuracy of Progress Reports
7) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 61 & Tesselations
04/26/01, THURSDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
04/27/01, FRIDAY / WHITE DAY : 3rd & 6th
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview" p 432
2) Any ?s on Practice 61 or Tesselations
3) Read & Discuss Exercise # 22, "Exterior Angles of Polygons" p 436. Work in groups of four preferably to create manipulatives and answer questions #22 af.
4) Verify completeness & accuracy of Progress Reports
5) HOMEWORK: Complete Exercise #22, ?s & Manipulatives
04/27/01, FRIDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st hour
04/30/01, MONDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview" p 437
2) Any ?s on Practice 60, 61 or "Exterior Angles"
3) Read & Discuss Section 84, "Writing Equations for Lines & Solving Problems with the Equation" pp 439443.
4) Begin Exercise# 18,1522. pp 443445 & Practice 62
5) HOMEWORK: Complete Exercises & Practice 62,
WEEK OF APRIL 9th, 2001 HAPPY WEEK BEFORE SPRING BREAK!!
PLEASE NOTE: Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission with full credit permitted only for absences.
THIS WEEK: Journal Collection including Agendas from the week of March 6th & from Practice 47 to Practice 57
04/09/01, MONDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
04/10/01, TUESDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview" p 406
2) Collect Journals including Agendas from the week of March 6th & Practice 47
3) Read & Discuss Section 81, "Linear Growth & Decay" pp 417420. Use Exercises and Practice 59 to apply the information discussed.
4) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 59
04/11/01, WEDNESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview" p 424
2) Any ?s on Practice 59
3) Read & Discuss Section 82, "Linear Combinations" pp 425429.
4) Use Exploration p 425 and Practice 60 to apply the information discussed.
4) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 60
04/12/01, THURSDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM &/or POTD "Review Preview" p 432
2) Any ?s on Practice 60
3) Read & Discuss Section 83, "Horizontal & Vertical Lines" pp 433.
4) Use Exploration p 436, # 22 and Practice 61 to apply the information discussed.
4) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 61
WEEK OF APRIL 2nd, 2001  HAPPY SPRING MONTH !!
PLEASE NOTE: Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission permitted only for absences.
THIS WEEK: Test on Unit 7, followed by Journal Collection
04/02/01, MONDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) POTD
2) Review and cover any ?s on Practice 55 & 56
3) Discuss Sect 76, "Areas of Circles and Sectors"
pp 400403,
4) Exploration p 400, "Pieces of PI"
5) HOMEWORK: Practice 57.
04/03/01, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM
2) Review and cover ?s on Practice 56 & 57, "Dimensional Analysis & Area of Circles & Sectors"
2) Discuss Unit 7, "Review and Assessment" pp 409413
3) Use game format to create ?s for other teams
4) HOMEWORK: Study for Test on Unit 7
04/04/01, WEDNESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
04/05/01, THURSDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) Review and cover any ?s on Unit 7
2) TEST on Unit 7
3) Extra Credit sheets available, if interested
4) HOMEWORK: Prepare Journals for collection
next time we meet
04/06/01, FRIDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) MMM
2) Begin Unit 8
3) Discuss Section 81, "Linear Growth & Decay" pp 417420
Use Exercises and Practice 59 to apply the information discussed.
4) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 59
WEEK OF MARCH 26th, 2001  HAPPY SPRING MONTH !!
PLEASE NOTE: Homework not completed when due will be of credit only for your Journal grade. Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission permitted only for absences.
03/26/01, MONDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
NOTE: The LAST DAY to submit Practice 4751 is:
Monday, March 26th for 1st hour and
Tuesday, March 27th, 2001 for 3rd & 6th hours
1) Review and cover ?s on Practice 52 & 53, "Direct Variation, Slope & Tangent"
2) Discuss 73, pp 375378, "Circumference & Arc Length"
3) Exploratory p 375, "How Far Around?"
4) HOMEWORK: Practice 54
03/27/01, TUESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
03/28/01, WEDNESDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) POTD
2) Review & cover any ?s on Practice 53 & 54
3) Discuss Sect 74, "Direct Variation with y = kx"
pp 383387, (Use 10 to 2 method)
4) Use groups to begin Practice 55.
5) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 55.
03/29/01, THURSDAY / WHITE (half)DAY : 1st & 3rd hours
03/30/01, FRIDAY / BLUE DAY : 6th hour
1) POTD
2) Review & cover any ?s on Practice 54 & 55
3) Discuss Sect 75, "Using Dimensional Analysis"
pp 392396, (Use 10 to 2 method)
4) Use groups to begin Practice 56.
5) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 56.
03/30/01, FRIDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd hour
04/02/01, MONDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
1) POTD
2) Review & cover any ?s on Practice 55 & 56
3) Discuss Sect 76, "Areas of Circles & Sectors"
pp 400403,
4) Exploration p 400, "Pieces of PI"
5) HOMEWORK: Practice 57.
WEEK OF MARCH 19th, 2001  HAPPY SPRING MONTH !!
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked and/or collected during the next class period. Homework not completed when due will be of credit only for your Journal grade. Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission permitted only for absences.
03/19/01, MONDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
03/20/01, TUESDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) Any ? on Unit 6
2) Test on Unit 6
3) If time permits, Begin Unit 7, Sect 71,
pp 359366, "Direct Variation, Slope and Tangent"
03/21/01, WEDNESDAY / WHITE : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) POTD
2) Any ? on Practice 51
3) Discuss Sect 71, "Direct Variation, Slope and Tangent"
pp. 359366, (Use 10 to 2 method)
4) Use groups to cover Practice 52.
5) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 52.
03/22/01, THURSDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
03/23/01, FRIDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) POTD
2) Any ? on Practice 52, "Direct Variation, Slope and Tangent"
3) Discuss Sect 72, p 367370, "A Direct Variation Model"
4) Exploration p 367, "That's the Way the Ball Bounces!"
5) HOMEWORK: Practice 53, For next class discussion.
WEEK OF MARCH 12th, 2001  HAPPY SPRING MONTH !!
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked and/or collected during the next class period. Homework not completed when due will be of credit only for your Journal grade. Show your work for full credit!!
Late submission permitted only for absences.
03/12/01, MONDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
03/13/01, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) POTD: "Review Preview" p 350, # 2628
2) Any ? on Practice 48 & 49. Review & Collect 4749.
3) Exploration: "Ratios of Sides of Right Triangles", Make & complete the table on p 343, Work with a partner, but each student must submit their own graphs and table.
(Materials: graph paper & protractors.)
4) Finish Reading "Sine & Cosine Ratios", Sect 67,pp345348
5) Complete the Exploration & Practice 50 for HOMEWORK
03/13/01, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st hour
03/14/01, WEDNESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours(Substitute)
Agenda:
1) POTD: "Review Preview" p 352, # 13
2) Any ? on Prac 50 or Unit 6, Review & Collect Practice 50.
3) Work in groups of 2 to 3 and be ready to explain to the rest of the class the following Exercises & Problems:
Sect 65, p 332333, # 17; Sect 66, p 340341, # 18, Sect 67, p 348349, # 113; & Practice 51.
4) HOMEWORK: Complete Exercises & Problems above & Prac 51,
and STUDY for TEST on UNIT 6.
03/15/01, THURSDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
03/16/01, FRIDAY / WHITE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) POTD: "Review Preview" p 352, # 2628
2) Any ? on Unit 6.Review Exercises & Problems and Prac 51
3) Do Unit 6 "Review & Assessment" pp 352355
4) HOMEWORK: Study for Test on Unit 6
03/16/01, FRIDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) Any ? on Unit 6
2) Test on Unit 6
3) If time permits, Begin Unit 7, Sect 71,
pp 359366, "Direct Variation, Slope and Tangent"
WEEK OF MARCH 5TH, 2001  HAPPY SPRING MONTH !!
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked and/or collected during the next class period. Homework is designed to be done at home. Late submission permitted only for absences.
03/05/01, MONDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) POTD: "Review Preview" p 319, # 3038
2) Any ? on Practice 46. Collect 46 and return Practice 45 3) Read "Sampling & Making Predictions", Sect 64, pp321325
Exploration: "Estimation of What You Can't See", p 322
(Materials: beans, bags, containers & markers)
4) Design a table to list all your sampling results. Record your group's results and the rest of the class results.
Answer the questions on p 322 and draw your conclusions. Use complete sentences, please.
5) Begin Practice 47, Complete it for HOMEWORK, Also for HOMEWORK: Bring a photograph to our next class.
03/06/01, TUESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
03/07/01, WEDNESDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) POTD: "Review Preview" p 327, # 1116. See "By the Way"
2) Any ? on Practice 47. Collect 47 and return Practice 46
3) Read "Similar Polygons", pp 328332, Exploration p 328, Complete the table, answers ?s, & draw your conclusions.
4) Begin Practice 48, Complete it for HOMEWORK.
03/08/01, THURSDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1) POTD: "Review Preview" p 336, # 2933
2) Any ? on Practice 48. Collect 48 and return Practice 47
3) Read "Dilations", Sect 66, pp 337340, Try Exer. # 112 4) Begin Practice 49, Complete it for HOMEWORK.
03/09/01, FRIDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
03/12/01, MONDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1) POTD: "Review Preview" p 342, # 1723
2) Any ? on Practice 49. Collect 49 and return Practice 48
3) Read "Sine & Cosine Ratios", Sect 67, pp 343348, Exploratory, p 343 (Materials: graph paper and protractors).
Complete the table, answers ?s, & draw your conclusions.
4) Begin Practice 50, Complete it for HOMEWORK.
WEEK OF FEBRUARY 26th, 2001
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked and/or collected during the next class period. Homework is designed to be done at home. Late submission permitted only for absences.
02/26/01, MONDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
02/27/01, TUESDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda: WELCOME BACK!
1.) POTD
2.) If you wish to retake the test for Unit 5, retakes will be given for those who complete the previous Unit 5 Test showing all the steps of their work to achieve the correct answer. A time for retakes will be arraigned before or after school. If assistance is needed for completion of the original test, I am available before and after school, in Room 211. Be assured that Unit 5 is one of the more difficult and important Units in this Integrated Math 1 Book.
3.) Let's begin, Unit 6, Section 61, "Ratios & Rates",
by reading pp 301303.
4.) Together let's delve into the concepts just read by taking on the challenge of Exercises on p 303 & Practice 44
5.) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 44. NOTE: It will be collected next class period, then later returned for entry into your journal.
6.) Extra Credit: p 303, Exercises # 1,
p 304, Exercises # 9, and/or
p 305, Exercises # 17.
02/28/01, WEDNESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda: HAPPY LAST DAY OF FEBRUARY
1.) POTD, " Review Preview", p 305, # 1316.
2.) Any ? on Section 61 or Practice 44. Collect Prac 44 3.) Let's begin "Investigating Probability", Section 62, pp 306311, with Exploratory: "Can You Predict the Spinner?"
Work in groups of < 4. Be prepared to submit table & graph.
4.) Let's explore more: Exercises, p 311, # 14,6,7 and Practice 45.
5.) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 45
03/01/01, THURSDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours 1st hour
03/02/01, FRIDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1.) POTD, "Review Preview", p 313, # 2536
2.) Any ? on Practice 45. Collect Practice 45 and return Practice 44
3.) Read "Solving Proportions", Section 63, pp 314316
4.) Try Exercises # 113,p 316317 & Practice 46
5.) HOMEWORK: Complete Practice 46
WEEK OF FEBRUARY 12, 2001
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked and/or collected during the next class period. Homework is designed to be done at home. Late submission permitted only for absences.
02/12/01, MONDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
02/13/01, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1.) POTD
2.) Any ? on Practice 42 or any other ? on Unit 5
3.) Student Demonstration of Practice 42/System of Equations
4.) Unit 5 "Review & Assessment", pp 295296 &
Review Quiz on Sections 51 to 56.
5.) Begin HOMEWORK: Practice 43/Cumulative Review Units 15
STUDY FOR TEST ON UNIT 5
02/13/01, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st
02/14/01, WEDNESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th
Agenda: HAPPY VALENTINE'S DAY
1.) Any ? on Unit 5
2.) TEST ON UNIT 5, (35 multiple choice problems)
3.) Following completion of the TEST, students can complete ANY UNFINISHED ASSIGNMENTS including their exploratory project (p 270). Project will be graded on neatness, creativity, completeness and correctness.
4.) No homework, so complete any unfinished work.
02/15/01, THURSDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
02/16/01, FRIDAY / WHITE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1.) POTD
2.) Any ? on Practice 43 or any other ? on Unit 5
3.) Begin Unit 6, Ratios, Probabilities & Similarities,
Section 61, p 301, Ratios & Rates, Spl 23,Talk It Over
4.) Review Test on Unit 5, (if all tests are complete)
5.) Begin HOMEWORK: Practice 44, Ratios & Rates
02/16/01, FRIDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1.) POTD
2.) Any ? on Practice 44
3.) Student Demonstration of Ratios & Rates, Practice 44
4.) Sect.62, p 308, Experimental & Theoretical Probability
Sample 1 & 2, Talk It Over, pp 309310
5.) Begin HOMEWORK: Practice 45, Probability
ENJOY WINTER BREAK! SEE YOU THE WEEK OF FEBRUARY 26th!
WEEK OF FEBRUARY 5TH, 2001
.PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked and/or collected during the next class period. Additional sheets will be available, but points are lost if you lose your Practice sheet. Late submission permitted only for absences
02/05/01, MONDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st, 3rd & 6th hour
Agenda:
1.) Any ? on Unit 5
2.) QUIZ on Sections 51 through 56, (30 multiple choice problems)
3.) Following completion of the quiz, students can complete their exploratory project (p 270). Project will be graded on neatness, creativity, completeness and correctness.
4.) Review quiz problems in preparation for the Unit 5 Test.
02/06/01, TUESDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes or POTD
2.) Student Demonstration of Practice 40
3.) Any ? on Unit 5
4.) Sect 57, Area Formulas, Various Quadrilaterals, Exploration, p 280. (Colored Rectangular Paper)
5.) HOMEWORK : Practice 41
02/07/01, WEDNESDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
02/08/01, THURSDAY / WHITE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes or POTD & POTM for February
2.) Any ? on Practice 41 or any other ? on Unit 5
3.) Student Demonstration of Practice 41
4.) Discussion of "Systems of Equations", Sect 58, p 289291, Try Problem #13 on p 292
5.) Begin HOMEWORK : Practice 42
02/08/01, THURSDAY / WHITE DAY : 1st hour
02/09/01, FRIDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes or POTD
2.) Any ? on Practice 42 or any other ? on Unit 5
3.) Student Demonstration of Practice 42
4.) Review of the entirety Unit 5 for Test
5.) Begin HOMEWORK : Practice 43,Cumulative Review of Unit 5
NOTE: TEST ON UNIT 5, FIRST DAY OF CLASS NEXT WEEK
WEEK OF JANUARY 29TH, 2001
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked or collected during the next class period. Additional sheets will be available, but points are lost if you lose your Practice sheet. Late submission permitted only for absences.
01/29/01, MONDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hour
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes or POTD
2.) Student Demonstration of Practice 37
3.) Any ? on Unit 5
4.) Sect 54, Inequalities with One Variable, Exploration on p 261. Samples 15, pp 262265.
5.) HOMEWORK : Practice 38
01/30/01, TUESDAY / RED : 1st hour
01/31/01, WEDNESDAY / WHITE : 3rd & 6th hour
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes or POTD
2.) Student Demonstration of Practice 38
3.) Any ? on Unit 5
4.) Sect 55, Rewriting Equations & Formulas,
Exploration, p 270.
5.) HOMEWORK : Practice 39
01/31/01, WEDNESDAY / WHITE : 1st hour
02/01/01, THURSDAY / BLUE DAY : 3rd & 6th hour
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes or POTD
2.) Student Demonstration of Practice 39
3.) Any ? on Unit 5
4.) Sect 56, Using Reciprocals, p 275,
Sample 2, p 277.
5.) HOMEWORK : Practice 40
02/02/01, FRIDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes or POTD
2.) Student Demonstration of Practice 40
3.) Any ? on Unit 5
4.) Sect 57, Area Formulas, Various Quadrilaterals, Exploration, p 280.
(Colored Rectangular Paper)
5.) HOMEWORK : Practice 41
WEEK OF JANUARY 22ND, 2001
01/22/01, MONDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
01/23/01, TUESDAY / WHITE : 3rd & 6th hour
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes
2.) Based on Midterm Results, emphasis will be on these topics: Squared Areas, Mean Calculations, Control & Dependent Variables, Rational and Irrational Terms & Solving for an Unknown Variable in Equations and Inequalities.
3.) Review of Classroom Expectations for 2nd Semester
4.) Practice 35, Modeling Problem Situations.
5.) HOMEWORK : Practice 34, a review of Unit 4
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked or collected during the next class period. Additional sheets will not be available. Late submission permitted only for absences.
01/23/01, TUESDAY / WHITE : 1st hour
01/24/01, WEDNESDAY / BLUE : 3rd & 6th hours
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes
2.) Student Demonstration of Practice 34
3.) Any ? on Practice 34 or 35
4.) Sect 52, Opposites & Distributive Property, p 247.
5.) HOMEWORK : Practice 36, Opposites & Distributive Property
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked or collected during the next class period. Additional sheets will not be available. Late submission permitted only for absences.
01/25/01, THURSDAY / RED DAY : 1st hour
01/26/01, FRIDAY / WHITE : 3rd & 6th hour
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes
2.) Student Demonstration of Practice 36
3.) Any ? on Modeling Problems or Opposites & Distributive Property
4.) Sect 53, Variables on Both Sides, p 255. (Use of Algebraic Tiles to Demonstrate)
5.) HOMEWORK : Practice 37
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked or collected during the next class period. Additional sheets will not be available. Late submission permitted only for absences.
01/26/01, FRIDAY / WHITE : 1st hour
Agenda:
1.) Mad Math Minutes
2.) Student Demonstration of Practice 37
3.) Any ? on Unit 5
4.) Sect 54, Inequalities with One Variable, Exploration on p 261. Samples 15, pp 262265.
5.) HOMEWORK : Practice 38
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked or collected during the next class period. Additional sheets will not be available. Late submission permitted only for absences.
WEEK OF JANUARY 8TH, 2001
01/08, MONDAY / RED DAY : 1ST hour
01/09, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 3RD & 6TH hours
Agenda:
1.) POTD(midterm review/3)/MJK
2.) Any questions on Sect 51, MATHEMATICAL MODELING
3.) Student demonstration of POTD and
Essential Problems, pp 244246, #27,1117
4.) Sect 52, OPPOSITES & DISTRIBUTIVE PROPERTY, pp 247250,
Essential Problems, pp 250251, #224,26
********MEMORIZE "IDEAS ABOUT OPPOSITES"********
*******(See Yellow Rectangle on page 248)*****
5.) HOMEWORK : Completion of "Essential Problems" listed above
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked during the next class period.
6.) Extra Credit : "Review Preview" p 254
01/09, TUESDAY / WHITE DAY : 1ST hour
01/10, WEDNESDAY / BLUE : 3RD & 6TH hour
Agenda:
1.) POTD(midterm review/4)/MJK
2.) Any questions on Sect 52, OPPOSITES & DISTRIBUTIVE PROPERTY
3.) Student demonstration of POTD and
Essential Problems, pp 250251, #224,26
4.) Sect 53, VARIABLES ON BOTH SIDES, pp 255257,
Essential Problems, pp 257259, #322
5.) HOMEWORK : Completion of "Essential Problems" listed above
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked during the next class period.
6.) Extra Credit : "Review Preview" p 260
01/11, THURSDAY / RED DAY : 1ST hour
01/12, FRIDAY / WHITE : 3RD & 6TH hour
Agenda:
1.) POTD(midterm review/5)/MJK
2.) Any questions on Sect 53, VARIABLES ON BOTH SIDES
3.) Student demonstration of POTD and
Essential Problems, pp 257259, #322
4.) Sect 54, INEQUALITIES WITH ONE VARIABLE, pp 261265,
Essential Problems, pp 266268, #222, 2531
5.) HOMEWORK : Completion of "Essential Problems" listed above
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked during the next class period.
6.) Extra Credit : "Review Preview" p 268
01/12, FRIDAY / WHITE : 1ST hour
WEEK OF JANUARY 15TH, 2001
01/15, MONDAY / BLUE : 3RD & 6TH hour
Agenda:
1.) POTD(midterm review/6)/MJK
2.) Any questions on Sect 54, INEQUALITIES WITH ONE VARIABLE
3.) Student demonstration of POTD and
Essential Problems, pp 266268, #222, 2531
4.) Sect 55, REWRITING EQUATIONS AND FORMULAS, pp 270271,
Essential Problems, pp 272273, #118
5.) Sect 56, USING RECIPROCALS, PP 275277,
Essential Problems, pp 277278, #115
5.) HOMEWORK : Completion of "Essential Problems" listed above
PLEASE NOTE: Completion of homework will be checked during the next class period.
6.) Extra Credit : "Review Preview" p 274 AND p 279
01/16, TUESDAY / MIDTERM, 1ST & 2ND hours
01/17, WEDNESDAY / MIDTERM, 3RD & 4TH hours
01/18, THURSDAY / MIDTERM, 5TH & 6TH hours
****************NOTICE*****************
THE FOLLOWING COULD BE TOPICS ON THE MIDTERM EXAM:
1) EVALUATION OF VARIABLE EXPRESSIONS
2) OPERATIONS WITH THE POWER OF TEN
3) ORDER OF OPERATIONS
4) POLYGONS AND THEIR LINE(S) OF SYMMETRY, CONGRUENT LENGTHS, AND PERIMETER
5) DISTINGUISH SLIDE, TURN, & FLIP OF POLYGON
6) OPPOSITE, ABSOLUTE VALUES AND NEGATIVE NUMBERS
7) GRAPHS: LINE AND BAR, PLOTS: SCATTER, STEMANDLEAF, BOXANDWHISKER OR HISTOGRAM
8) INEQUALITIES: > OR < OR = AND GRAPH ON A NUMBER LINE
9) SIMPLIFICATION OF VARIABLE EXPRESSIONS
10) ANGLES, AREA AND PERIMETER OF POLYGONS
11) MEAN, MEDIAN, MODE, RANGE & EXTREMES OF A DATA SET
12) PLOT POINTS AND IDENTIFY QUADRANTS ON A COORDINATE PLANE
13) IDENTIFY THE CONTROL AND DEPENDENT VARIABLES IN A SITUATION AND WRITE THE EQUATION
14) SOLVE EQUATIONS FOR THE VARIABLE INDICATED
15) SOLVE A SYSTEM OF EQUATIONS
TO ALL OF MRS. LANE'S STUDENTS:
HAPPY THANKSGIVING DAY to each of you,
I am THANKFUL for each and every one of you,
for without any one of you,
our class would be incomplete.
JUST FOR FUN !!!
Click on Quia Directory, then on Mathematics.
Try playing the games for fun, especially those involving:
SQUARE ROOTS,
ALGEBRAIC TERMS,
POWERS OF TEN,
INTRODUCTION TO ANGLES.
Let me know by email which games you tried and enjoyed !!
If you print off your results, it should be worth extra credit to you.




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