• Friday, 5/25/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    None.  Enjoy the LONG weekend!

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    None.  Enjoy the LONG weekend!

     


    Thursday, 5/24/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Systems Review #2 worksheet (both sides, yellow)

         -Do your work ON the worksheet.

    STUDY for tomorrow's QUIZ on Systems ("Revisited").

          -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

     

     Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Finish review packet from class (white)

         -Correct.  Answers are posted under Handouts.

    STUDY for tomorrow's QUIZ on Bivariate Data.

         -Study guide is posted (with graphing calculator directions).

    Bring your CHARGED graphing calculator to class from now on.

     


    Wednesday, 5/23/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    "Unit 4, Lesson 13" worksheet (both sides, yellow)

     Quiz (Systems Revisited) will be this Friday, 5/25.

          -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

     

     Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet pages 548 (both sides, salmon)

         -You NEED your graphing calculator!
         -Write your answers on LINED paper.
         -Follow the directions carefully.

    Quiz (Bivariate Data) this Friday, 5/25.

         -Study guide is posted (with graphing calculator directions).

    Bring your CHARGED graphing calculator to class from now on.

     


    Tuesday, 5/22/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Systems Review worksheet (both sides, salmon)

         -Do your work ON the worksheet.

    Quiz (Systems Revisited) will be this Friday, 5/25.

     

     Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet pages 542 and 543 (both sides, blue)

         -Make your own FIRST quadrant graphs on GRAPH paper.
         -Use a ruler.
         -Label axes and title graphs.

    Quiz (Bivariate Data) this Friday, 5/25.

    Bring your CHARGED graphing calculator to class from now on.

     


    Monday, 5/21/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Representing Visual Patterns #2 packet (yellow)

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Correlation/Association worksheet (both sides, blue)

    Extra Credit:  Angle Tangle/Live Wire due by tomorrow.

    Bring your charged graphing calculator to class tomorrow.

     


    Friday, 5/18/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Proportional Reasoning worksheet (both sides, white)

    Quiz (Linear Functions) will be this next Monday, 5/21.

         -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Transformations:  Algebraic Rules (both sides, white)

    Extra Credit:  Angle Tangle/Live Wire due by Tuesday, 5/22.

     


    Thursday, 5/17/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Representing Visual Patterns packet (white)

         -Do your work ON the packet.

    Quiz (Linear Functions) will be this next Monday, 5/21.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    STUDY for tomorrow's QUIZ on Volume, Transformations, and Transversals.

         -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

     

     


    Wednesday, 5/16/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Quiz (Linear Functions) will be this next Monday, 5/21.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Quiz (Volume, Transformations, Transversals) this Friday, 5/18.

         -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

     

     


    Tuesday, 5/15/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Bring in your Canobie Lake Park slip by TOMORROW.

    Quiz (Linear Functions) will be this next Monday, 5/21.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Bring in your Canobie Lake Park slip by TOMORROW.

    Quiz (Volume, Transformations, Transversals) this Friday, 5/18.

         -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

     


    Monday, 5/14/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Be sure the homework that was due today IS done by tomorrow:

    "Comparing Linear Functions" packet (white) from Friday's class.

         -Do your work ON the packet.

    Bring in your Canobie Lake Park slip by Wednesday, 5/16.

    Quiz (Linear Functions) will be this Friday or next Monday.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Finish "Predicting Coordinates" worksheet (white) from class.

         -Do your work ON the worksheet.

    Bring in your Canobie Lake Park slip by Wednesday, 5/16.

    Quiz (Volume, Transformations, Transversals) on Friday, 5/18.

         -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

     


    Friday, 5/11/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Finish "Comparing Linear Functions" packet (white) from class.

         -Do your work ON the packet.

    Bring in your Canobie Lake Park slip by Wednesday, 5/16.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Finish "Corresponding Parts" packet (green) from class.

         -Do your work ON the packet.

    Bring in your Canobie Lake Park slip by Wednesday, 5/16.

    Quiz (Volume, Transformations, Transversals) on Friday, 5/18.

     

     


    Thursday, 5/10/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Bring in your Canobie Lake Park slip by Wednesday, 5/16.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Bring in your Canobie Lake Park slip by Wednesday, 5/16.

    Quiz (Volume, Transformations, Transversals) on Friday, 5/18.

     


    Wednesday, 5/9/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Prep for math MCAS!  Session 2 is tomorrow.

         -Optional:  Bring in a calculator (5 function or scientific).

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Prep for math MCAS!  Session 2 is tomorrow.

         -Optional:  Bring in your graphing calculator.

     


    Tuesday, 5/8/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Finish "Grade 8 Mathematics" packet from Monday's class.

    Prep for math MCAS!  Session 2 is Thursday, 5/10.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Finish "Scatterplots, Lines of Fit" packet from Monday's class.

    Prep for math MCAS!  Session 2 is Thursday, 5/10

     


    Friday, 5/4/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Prep for MCAS!  Tuesday, 5/8 and Thursday, 5/10.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Prep for MCAS!  Tuesday, 5/8 and Thursday, 5/10

     


     

    Thursday, 5/3/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    MCAS Review Packet #4 (yellow)
        -Write answers/do work ON the packet.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Transversals Packet pages 107-110 (salmon)
                #2-15 (ALL), #17-29 (ODD)
        -Do your work ON the packet.
        -Write and solve EQUATIONS for #17-29.
    MCAS Packet due tomorrow!

     


    Wednesday, 5/2/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    MCAS Review Packet #3 (pink)
        -Write answers/do work ON the packet.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Dilations worksheet (blue, both sides)
        -Use a ruler to graph your images.  Remember labels!
    MCAS Packet #2 due by Friday, 5/4.
        -Write your answers ON the packet.

     


    Tuesday, 5/1/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    MCAS Review Packet #2 (salmon)
        -Write answers/do work ON the packet.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Do/Finish the TWO white worksheets from class.
        -One of them is double-sided.
        -Try using the "rules" you discovered (instead of tracing paper).
    MCAS Packet #2 due by Friday, 5/4.
        -Write your answers ON the packet.

     


    Monday, 4/30/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    MCAS Review Packet #1 (blue)
        -Write answers/do work ON the packet.

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Translations and Reflections of Shapes (yellow, both sides)
        -Draw your shapes ON the worksheet.
        -Use a RULER (or straight edge).
        -Remember to label your NEW shape.
    Quiz (Exponents) signed, etc. by Tuesday, 5/1.
    MCAS Packet #2 due by Friday, 5/4.
        -Write your answers ON the packet.

     


    Friday, 4/27/18

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Volume worksheet (both sides, pink)
        -Do your work ON the worksheet.
    Reminder:
    Math MCAS dates:
        Tuesday, 5/8 and Thursday, 5/10.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Volume worksheet (both sides, pink)
        -Show your work ON the worksheet.
    MCAS Packet #2 due by Friday, 5/4.
        -Write your answers ON the packet.
    MCAS dates:
        Tuesday, 5/8 and Thursday, 5/10
    Quiz (Exponents) signed, etc. by Tuesday, 5/1.

     


    Thursday, 4/26/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Volume worksheet (both sides, blue)
        -Do your work on LINED paper.
    Reminder:
    MCAS packet due by tomorrow (FRIDAY, 4/27).
        -NO calculators until #12.
        -Show work where I expect work to be shown.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Finish Two-Way Tables Packet (white)
        -Write your answers ON the packet.
    Reminder:
    MCAS packet due tomorrow (FRIDAY, 4/27).
        -NO calculators until #12.
        -Show work where I expect work to be shown.

     


    Wednesday, 4/25/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Worksheet #3 (both sides, salmon)
        -Do your work/write your answers ON the worksheet.
    Extra Credit:  
        -Purple worksheet from class due by Friday, 4/27.
    Reminder:
    MCAS packet due by FRIDAY, 4/27.
        -NO calculators until #12.
        -Show work where I expect work to be shown.

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Analyzing Two-Way Tables Packet (blue)
        -Write your answers ON the packet.
    Reminder:
    MCAS packet due by FRIDAY, 4/27.
        -NO calculators until #12.
        -Show work where I expect work to be shown.


    Tuesday, 4/24/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Worksheet pages 107-108 (both sides, pink)
    Reminders:
    MCAS packet due by FRIDAY, 4/27.
        -NO calculators until #12.
        -Show work where I expect work to be shown.
    Quiz (Systems) signed, corrected, explained by Wednesday, 4/25.

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet pages 308-309:
        #14-26 (EVEN), #27-35 (ODD), #36-41 (ALL)
    Reminders:
    MCAS packet due by FRIDAY, 4/27.
        -NO calculators until #12.
        -Show work where I expect work to be shown.
    Extra Credit (from before vacation) due by tomorrow!

     


    Monday, 4/23/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Finish the packet from class.
    MCAS packet due by FRIDAY, 4/27.
        -NO calculators until #12.
        -Show work where I expect work to be shown.

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Scientific Notation worksheet, #1-16 (yellow)
        -Write your answers ON the worksheet.
    MCAS packet due by FRIDAY, 4/27.
        -NO calculators until #12.
        -Show work where I expect work to be shown.
    Bring your graphing calculators to class tomorrow!

     


    Tuesday, 4/10/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    None.

    Quiz (Systems) signed, corrected, explained by Wednesday, 4/25.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    None.

    Extra Credit:  Exponents Crossword Puzzle due by Wednesday, 4/25.

     


    Monday, 4/9/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Correlation/Asociation worksheet (both sides, purple)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

    Quiz (Systems) signed, corrected, explained by Wednesday, 4/26.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet 11.13 (do right OR left side, pink)

         -Answers are posted on my website.

    STUDY for tomorrow's QUIZ on Exponents.

    Quiz (Pythagorean Theorem) signed, corrected, and explained by tomorrow.

     


    Friday, 4/6/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Two-Way Tables packet (blue)

         -Write your answers/do your work ON the packet.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Integer Exponents worksheet (both sides, salmon)

         -Write your answers/do your work ON the worksheet.

    Quiz (Exponents) is on Tuesday, 4/10.

         -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

    Quiz (Pythagorean Theorem) signed, corrected, and explained

         by Tuesday, 4/10.

     


    Thursday, 4/5/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Analyzing Two-Way Tables (both sides, yellow)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Reading Strategies worksheet (both sides, pink)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

         -Answers should be integers or fractions (NO decimals).

    Quiz (Exponents) will be next Tuesday, 4/10.

     


    Wednesday, 4/4/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Due Thursday, 4/5:

    "Cow" worksheet 8.7 (blue)

         -Pick 5 problems to solve. Do on LINED paper.

         -Define your variables.

         -Solve using the method of your choice.

     

    RED (Math 1)

    Due Friday, 4/6:

    Reading Strategies worksheet (both sides, pink)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

         -Answers should be integers or fractions (NO decimals).

    Quiz (Exponents) will be next Tuesday, 4/10.

     

    BLUE (Math 1)

    Due Thursday, 4/5:

    Exponents and Division worksheet (both sides, purple)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

     


    Tuesday, 4/3/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    From Monday:

         Worksheet page 427, #1-14 (all)

         Extra Credit:  Graphing worksheet from last Thursday.

     

    RED (Math 1)

    Exponents and Division worksheet (both sides, purple)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

    Any more Tests (Systems)?  Extra Credit?

     

    BLUE (Math 1)

    From Monday:

    Using Rules for Exponents worksheet (both sides, salmon)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

    Any more Tests (Systems)?  Extra Credit?

     


    Monday, 4/2/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Due Wednesday, 4/4:

         Worksheet page 427, #1-14 (all)

         Extra Credit:  Graphing worksheet from Thursday.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Using Rules for Exponents worksheet (both sides, salmon)
        -Write your answers ON the worksheet.
    Extra Credit worksheet due by tomorrow.
            *Red class:  above due tomorrow.
             Blue class:  above due Wednesday.

     


    Thursday, 3/29/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Extra Credit:
        Graphing worksheet due by Tuesday, 4/3.
            -If you don't remember how to graph, just make a table of values and plot the points.
    Make-up work from 3rd quarter is due by Tuesday, 4/10.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Test (Systems) signed, corrected, explained by Tuesday, 4/3.
    Extra Credit (from Wednesday) due by Tuesday, 4/3.
    Make-up work from 3rd quarter you'd like credit for is due by 4/10.

     


    Wednesday, 3/28/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    STUDY for tomorrow's Systems QUIZ
        -I posted the practice problems and answers for you to practice for the quiz.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Factors, Primes, and Composites Packet
        -READ the packet FIRST!
        -Do #1-20.  
        -ALL work/answers belong on LINED paper.
    Test (Systems) signed, corrected, explained by Tuesday, 4/3.
    Extra Credit:
        Eratosthene's Sieve due by Tuesday, 4/3.

     


    Tuesday, 3/17/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Worksheet page 415, #11-19 (purple)

         -Do your work on LINED paper or on the back of the worksheet.

    Quiz (Systems) will be this Thursday, 3/29.

         -Study guide and more class notes are posted.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    STUDY for tomorrow's Pythagorean Theorem QUIZ.

         -Practice problems (and answers) have been posted.

         -Study guide is still posted.

     


    Monday, 3/26/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Worksheet page 415, #1-6 (pink)

         -Do your work on LINED paper or on the back of the worksheet.

    Quiz (Systems) will be this Thursday, 3/29.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Distance worksheet, #2-26 EVEN only (both sides, blue)

         -Do your work on LINED paper.

         -Round to the nearest tenth as necessary.

    Quiz (Pythagorean Theorem) will be this Wednesday, 3/28.

         -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

     


    Friday, 3/23/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Systems worksheet (yellow)
        -Do your work on the BACK or on LINED paper.
        -Do the graphs ON the worksheet.
        -Use a ruler!
    Quiz (Transformations) signed, corrected, ... by Monday, 3/26.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Pythagorean Theorem Word Problems Worksheet, #1-7 (pink)
        -Show your work algebraically (showing proper use of the Pythagorean Theorem) on LINED paper or ON the worksheet.

    If you were on the French trip, I posted the notes from class, classwork, and homework.

     


    Thursday, 3/22/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Worksheet 8.2 ODD or EVEN (yellow)
        -Do your work on LINED paper.  
        -Check to be sure your answers are in the code.
    Quiz (Transformations) signed, corrected ... by Monday, 3/26.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Pythagorean Theorem worksheet (both sides, purple)
        -Do your work ON the worksheet.
        -Don't need to bubble answers in.
    Extra Credit:
        -"Fun with Variables" due by tomorrow.

     


    Wednesday, 3/21/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Worksheet page 400, #9-15 (purple).
        -Do your work on the back of the graph paper for #9-11.
        -Do #12-15 on their own coordinate planes.  
        -You might have to isolate y BEFORE you can graph.
        -Use a ruler and remember your arrows.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Triangles worksheet (both sides, green)
        -Read the information on the front.
        -Write your answers ON the worksheet (back).
    Extra Credit:
        -"Fun with Variables" worksheet due by Friday, 3/23.

     


    Tuesday, 3/20/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Similar Figures Application worksheet (both sides, yellow)

         -Do your work ON the worksheet.

    Bring in your "Butterflies, Pinwheels, and Wallpaper" book.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    STUDY for tomorrow's Systems TEST.

         -Study guide is still posted.

         -Answers to review worksheet are posted as well.

     


    Monday, 3/19/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Dilations worksheet (both sides, blue)

         -GRAPH each new image and RECORD all ordered pairs.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet 9.17 and 9.9 (both sides, pink)

         -Feel free to do your work ON the worksheet.

    TEST (Systems) is this Wednesday, 3/21.

         -Study guide has already been posted under Handouts.

     


    Friday, 3/16/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Test (Transformations), will be next Wednesday, 3/21.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet pages 438-439, #19-26, #35-37 (white)
    Test (Systems), will be next Wednesday, 3/21.

     


    Thursday, 3/15/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Finish Rotations worksheet from class (white)
    If you forgot . . .
        Progress Report (signed and make-up work) ...

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Quiz (...Systems) signed, corrected, explained by tomorrow.
    Progress Reports ... by tomorrow.

     


    Monday, 3/12/18

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Double Transformations worksheet, #19-24 (white)
    If you forgot . . .
        Progress Report (signed and make-up work) ...

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet pages 432-433, #12-21 and #29-32 (salmon)
         -Do your work on the back page of the "graph paper" packet or on LINED paper.
            -Use the first quadrant graph on the last page for #19.           (Remember to label your axes and title your graph!)
    Quiz (Solving Linear Systems) signed, corrected, explained by          Friday, 3/16.
    Progress Reports ... by THIS Friday, 3/16.


    Wednesday, 3/7/18

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Review packet - do "starred" problems only (blue)
        -Write your answers ON the packet.
    Quiz this Thursday (or Friday).
        -Study guide has been posted.
    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due by this Friday.

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Problem Solving worksheet (purple)
        -Show your work (define variables, write/solve systems, label answers).
        -Justify your answers.
        -Do your work on LINED paper or on the BACK of the worksheet.
    Progress reports (signed and make-up work) due by Friday, 3/15.

     


    Tuesday, 3/6/18

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Transformations: Algebraic Rules worksheet (white)
        -Finish ... from class.
        -Write your answers ON the worksheet.
    Quiz this Thursday (or Friday).  Study guide is posted!
    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due by this Friday.

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Read Packet 6-4. (blue)
    Do page 446, #28-34 (last page of packet)
         -Remember:  If there's ONE solution, FIND it.
            (This should make sense after your reading.)
    Extra Credit worksheet due by Thursday.
            -Remember:  To graph ANY function, just put in x-values,          find the corresponding y-values, and plot.
    Progress Report (signed and make-up work) due by Friday.

     


    Monday, 3/5/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Rotations worksheet (salmon)

         -Draw your shapes ON the worksheet.

         -Remember to label your NEW shape.

         -Use a ruler or straight edge to connect.

    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due by Friday, 3/9.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    STUDY for tomorrow's QUIZ on Solving Linear Systems.

         -Do more of the problems from class as practice.

         -Answers have been posted under Handouts.

    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due by Friday, 3/9.

     


    Friday, 3/2/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Translations and Reflections worksheet (both sides, purple)

         -Draw your shapes ON the worksheet.

         -Remember to label your NEW shape.

         -Use a ruler or straight edge to connect.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet page 427, #2, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 13, 14 (salmon)                                        (I "starred" them for you.)

         -For all, pay attention to the method you are                            

             supposed to use to solve each problem.

    Quiz (Solving Systems) will be next Tuesday, 3/6.

         -Study guide is already posted.

     


    Thursday, 3/1/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Corresponding Parts worksheet (white)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet 8.5, #1-13 ODD only (purple)

         -Do your work on LINED paper or on the back.

         -In the directions "multiplication with the addition method"

         just means "elimination".  You MAY use subtraction too.

    Quiz (Solving Systems) will be next Tuesday, 3/6.

     


    Wednesday, 2/28/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    "Connecting Congruent Polygons - Homework" packet (blue)

         -Write answers/show work on the packet.

    Extra Credit:  Geometry Crossword puzzle due tomorrow.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Solving Systems Practice worksheet (pink)

         -Follow the directions.

         -Use "elimination" for #1-6 and "substitution" for #7-8.

    Quiz (Solving Systems) will be next Tuesday, 3/6.

     


    Tuesday, 2/27/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    "Transformations Homework" Packet (white)

         -Write answers/show work on the packet.

    Extra Credit:  Geometry Crossword puzzle (from before vacation)

         is due by Thursday, 3/1.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet 8.2 (both sides, blue)

         -Front:  Do "starred" problems.  Do work on LINED paper.

        -Back:  Do (at least try) all four problems.  Doing your work

                       ON the worksheet is fine.

     


    Monday, 2/26/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    None.

    Work on missing assignments (if any).

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet page 400, #9-15 (all - yellow).
        -Do your work on lined paper for #9-11.
        -Do #12-15 on their own coordinate planes.
        -Graph using the method of your choice.
        -Use a ruler and remember your arrows.

     


    Thursday, 2/15/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    None.

    Test (Exponents) signed, corrected, explained ... if you forgot.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    None.

    Test (Linear Functions) signed, corrected, explained ... if you forgot.

     


    Wednesday, 2/14/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Test (Exponents) signed, corrected, explained ... if you forgot.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Test (Linear Functions) signed, corrected, explained by tomorrow.

     


    Tuesday, 2/13/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Test (Exponents) signed, corrected, explained ... if you forgot.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Test (Linear Functions) signed, corrected, explained by Thursday.

     


    Monday, 2/12/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    STUDY for tomorrow's Midyear Exam.
         -Study guide has been posted.

    Test (Exponents) signed, corrected, explained by tomorrow.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    STUDY for tomorrow's Midyear Exam.
         -Study guide has been posted.

    Test (Linear Functions) signed, corrected, explained by Thursday.

     


    Friday, 2/9/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Midyear Review #2 worksheet (both sides, blue)
         -Do your work on LINED paper.
    STUDY - Midyear will be on Tuesday, 2/13/18.
         -I will work on your study guide ASAP.

    Test (Exponents) signed, corrected, explained by Tuesday, 2/13.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Midyear Review #2 packet (green)
         -Do your work ON the packet.
    Midyear will be on Tuesday, 2/13/18.
         -I will work on your study guide ASAP.

     


    Thursday, 2/8/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Midyear Review #1 worksheet (both sides, yellow)
         -Do your work on LINED paper.
    Midyear will be on Tuesday, 2/13/18.
         -I will work on your study guide ASAP.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Midyear Review #1 worksheet (both sides, purple)
         -Do your work on LINED paper.
    Midyear will be on Tuesday, 2/13/18.
         -I will work on your study guide ASAP.

     


    Wednesday, 2/7/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Finish Solving Equations classwork from Tuesday (yellow)
    Finish Revisiting Linear Functions packet (green)
        -Midyear will be on Tuesday, 2/13/18.
    I will work on your study guide ASAP.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Finish classwork from Tuesday (white packet)
    Problem Solving worksheet from Monday (pink)
    Midyear Review #1 worksheet (both sides, purple) due Friday, 2/9.
    Midyear Exam will be on Tuesday, 2/13/18.
        -I will work on study guide ASAP!

     


    Monday, 2/5/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Order of Operations and Simplifying worksheet (both sides, white)
        -Do your work ON the worksheet.
        -Remember to do BOTH sides!
    Midterm ... Tuesday, 2/13/18

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Due THURSDAY, 2/8.
        Problem Solving worksheet (pink)
            -Follow the directions!!!!!
    Midyear scheduled for Tuesday, 2/13.

     


    Friday, 2/2/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    None   :-)

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Applications of Point-Slope Form packet (purple).    
        -You may do your work ON the packet.
    Extra Credit:  Challenge "Connect the Dots" worksheet due by Tuesday, 2/6.
        (I double-sided it in case you wanted to try and beat your own score.)

     


    Thursday, 2/1/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Camper's worksheet (yellow)
        -Do work like done in class on LINED paper.
    Last chance for make-up work is tomorrow!

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Finish review packet from class and check answers.
        -Answers are posted under Handouts.
    STUDY for tomorrow's TEST on Linear Functions.
        -Study guide is posted under Handouts.
    Quiz (Linear Equations) signed, corrected, explained by tomorrow.
    Extra Credit extension ... due tomorrow.

     


    Wednesday, 1/31/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Chapter 7 (Exponents) Crossword Puzzle (white)
        -Answers are all WORDS.  No spaces or dashes.
        -Careful with spelling since it is a crossword puzzle!

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Parallel and Perpendicular Lines Day 2 worksheet (yellow)
        -FOLLOW the DIRECTIONS!
    Test (Linear Functions) is this Friday, 2/2.
        -Study guide is posted under Handouts.
    Quiz (Linear Equations) signed, corrected, explained by Friday, 2/2.
    Extra Credit extension ... Due by 2/2.

     


    Tuesday, 1/30/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    STUDY for tomorrow's TEST on Exponents.
        -Study guide has been posted under Handouts.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Parallel and Perpendicular Lines worksheet (both sides, purple)
        -Do your work/write your answers on the worksheet.
    Test (Linear Functions) is this Friday, 2/2 (or . . . )

     


    Monday, 1/29/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    "Ready To Go On?" worksheet page 495, #14-29 (yellow)
        -Write your answers on the back or on LINED paper.
    Test (Exponents) will be on WEDNESDAY, 1/31.
        -Study guide has been posted under Handouts.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Graphing Lines Investigation worksheet (BOTH sides - white)
        -You MUST use a RULER!  Remember your arrows.
        -Extend your lines from edge to edge of plane.
    Test (Linear Functions) is this Friday, 2/2.
    Extra Credit:                                                                         
    Stained Glass Blueprints due by Wednesday, 1/31.
        -There are TWO pages (directions and graph paper).
        -Use a ruler!  (12 inch would be easiest)
    Extra extra credit:  Color your design.  Use colored pencils or crayons to color, markers to outline/highlight sections.

     


    Friday, 1/26/18

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Worksheet 11.8 (purple)
        -Write your answers ON the worksheet.  Answers are posted.
    Test (Exponents) will be on Tuesday, 1/30 (or Wednesday, 1/31).

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Review worksheet #38-53 (all - salmon)
        -Check your work.  Answers will be posted on Sunday.  
    Things to know:
        -"Constant of variation" is just another name for slope.
        -You will need two types of graphs:  first quadrant and four quadrants.  (See handouts for pages to print.)
    STUDY for Monday's QUIZ on "Linear Equations"*
        -Study guide is posted.
        *Direct Variation, Slope-Intercept Form, Point-Slope Form.
    Test (Linear Functions) may be next Friday, 2/2...

     


    Thursday, 1/25/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Scientific Notation worksheet (green)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

    Quiz (Exponents) signed, corrected, explained by tomorrow.

    TEST (Exponents) will be next Tuesday, 1/30.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Quiz (Linear Functions Intro) signed, corrected, explained

         by tomorrow.

    Quiz (Linear Equations) will be next Monday, 1/29.

     


    Wednesday, 1/24/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    "Check It Out" worksheet, problems a to j (both sides, blue)
        -Write your answers ON the worksheet.
    Quiz (Exponents) signed, corrected, explained by Friday, 1/26.
    TEST (Exponents) will be next Tuesday, 1/30.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet pages 355-356, #1-6, #17-22 (green).
        -Write your answers/do graphs on the GREEN packet.
    Quiz (Linear Functions Intro) signed, corrected, explained by Friday, 1/26.
    Quiz (Linear Equations) will be on Monday, 1/29.

     


    Tuesday, 1/23/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    None:-)

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet 7.11 (blue)

         -Draw each line with a RULER (or straightedge).

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

     


    Monday, 1/22/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    "Reading Strategies" worksheet (both sides, purple)
        -Please write your answers ON the worksheet.
        -Answers should be integers or fractions (NO decimals).
        -Watch the negative signs!
    SKIP the problems with VARIABLES unless YOU want to TRY them.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Worksheet 7.12 & 7.13 ("starred ones" on both sides, salmon)
        -Do the "work" (writing in slope-intercept form) on LINED paper.
        -Do all graphs ON the worksheet.

     


    Friday, 1/19/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Exponents and Division worksheet (both sides, blue)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

    Extra credit worksheet(s) due by Monday, 1/22.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Graphing Lines worksheet (both sides, purple)

         -Use a RULER or straight edge to draw your lines.

    Extra credit worksheet(s) due by Monday, 1/22.

     


    Thursday, 1/18/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Extra Credit opportunities due by Monday, 1/22:

         "Snow Day" worksheet

         "How did the King's son write?" worksheet

              -Show how you matched the problems and answers.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Practice C worksheet (both sides, salmon)

              - Write your answers on LINED paper (or the back)

              -Do your graph ON the worksheet.

    Extra Credit:  "Snow Day" worksheet due by Monday, 1/22.

     


    Tuesday, 1/16/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Exponents Review (All) worksheet (both sides, green)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

    STUDY for tomorrow's Exponents QUIZ.

         -Study guide is still posted.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    STUDY for tomorrow's Linear Functions Intro QUIZ.

         -Study guide is still posted.

    Due 1/18/18:

         Practice C worksheet (both sides, salmon)

              - Write your answers on LINED paper (or the back)

              -Do your graph ON the worksheet.

     

     


    Friday, 1/12/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Quiz (Exponents) has been moved to Wednesday, 1/17.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Quiz (Linear Functions) has been moved to Wednesday, 1/17.

     


    Thursday, 1/11/18

     

    Yellow (Grade 8 Math)

    Exponents Review worksheet (both sides, salmon)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

    STUDY for tomorrow's Exponents QUIZ.

         -Study guide (and notes from today's class) are posted.

     

    Red and Blue (Math 1)

    Linear Functions Intro Review packet (purple)

         -Write your answers/do your work ON the packet.

    STUDY for tomorrow's Linear Functions Intro QUIZ.

         -Study guide is posted.

     


    Wednesday, 1/10/18

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Working with Prime Factorization worksheet (both sides, blue)

         -Read/follow the directions carefully.

         -Do your work/write your answers ON the worksheet.

    Quiz (Prime Factorization/Exponents) this Friday, 1/12.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Vocabulary worksheet (white)

         -Read/follow the directions carefully.

         -Write your answers ON on the worksheet.

         -Doing the code IS part of the homework.

    Quiz (Linear Functions Intro) this Friday, 1/12.

         -Study guide is posted.

     


    Tuesday, 1/9/18

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Quiz (The Pythagorean Theorem) signed, corrected,

         explained IF YOU FORGOT.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Pink Worksheet page 318, #4-11 (FRONT)

    Pink Worksheet page 327, #1-7 (BACK)
            -Do all work/write answers on LINED paper.

    Quiz (Linear Functions Intro) will be this Friday, 1/12.

     


    Monday, 1/8/18

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Working with Prime Factorization worksheet (white)

         -Do your work ON the worksheet.  (You can use the back too!)

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    None.  :-)

     


    Wednesday, 1/3/18

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Prime Factorization worksheet (both sides, yellow)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

    Quiz (Pythagorean Theorem) signed, corrected, explained

         by tomorrow.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Rate of Change packet (green)

         -Write your answers ON the packet.

     


    Tuesday, 1/2/18

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Quiz (Pythagorean Theorem) signed, corrected, explained

         by Thursday, 1/4.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Finish Mixed Review Packet from class (blue)

         -Do your work ON the packet.

    Test (Functions) signed, corrected, explained due

         by tomorrow.

     


    Friday, 12/22/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    None.  Happy vacation!!!  See you in 2018!!!!

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    None.  Happy vacation!!!  See you in 2018!!!!

    Test (Functions) signed, corrected, explained due

         by Wednesday, 1/3.

     


    Thursday, 12/21/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due tomorrow!

    Test (Linear Functions) signed, corrected, etc ... if you forgot.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Problem Solving with Intercepts worksheet (both sides, white)

         -Follow the directions carefully!

    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due tomorrow.

    Test (Functions) signed, corrected, explained due

         by Wednesday, 1/3.

     


    Wednesday, 12/20/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    More Pythagorean Theorem packet (yellow)

         -Do your work ON the packet.

    Test (Linear Functions) signed, corrected, and explained by tomorrow.

    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due by Friday, 12/22.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Intercepts worksheet (both sides, pink)

         -Show your work for #16-18 and #24+26.

         -Use a ruler to graph your lines.

    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due by Friday, 12/22.

     


    Monday, 12/18/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Pythagorean Theorem Applications packet (green)

         -Do your work ON the packet.

    Quiz (Pythagorean Theorem) will be this Wednesday or Thursday.

         -Study guide is posted under the Handouts tab.

    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due by Friday, 12/22.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Finish Graphing Calculator Packet from class.

    Progress Reports (signed and make-up work) due by Friday, 12/22.

     


    Friday, 12/15/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Distance worksheet (purple)
        -Do #5-12.  DON'T graph!
        -Do your work on LINED paper or on the back.
        -Round answers to the nearest tenth, if necessary.
    Quiz (Pythagorean Theorem) will be next Wednesday or Thursday.   

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Identifying Linear Functions (both sides, yellow)

         -Follow the directions carefully and thoroughly.

    Extra Credit:  "Bowser" due by Monday, 12/18. 

       -Extra "extra credit" for coloring Bowser. 

    Bring your CHARGED graphing calculator to class on Monday.

     


    Thursday, 12/14/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Distance worksheet (both sides - blue)
        -Do ODD only, #1-23.
        -Do your work on LINED paper.
        -Round answers to the nearest tenth, if necessary.
    Quiz (Pythagorean Theorem) will be next Tuesday or Wednesday.   

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Do/finish "Function Exploration!" packet (from class yesterday).
    Extra Credit:  "Bowser" due by Monday, 12/18.
        -Extra "extra credit" for coloring Bowser. 

     


    Tuesday, 12/12/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Continue working on missing assignments (if any).

         -Progress reports next week!

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    STUDY for Thursday's Functions Unit TEST.

         -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

         -Review Packet ANSWERS are also posted.

    Extra Credit:  "Bowser" due by Monday, 12/18.

         -Color for even more extra credit!

     


    Monday, 12/11/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Work on any missing assignments (if any).

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Functions Review packet (white)

        -Do your work/write your answers on the packet.

    Test (Functions Unit) will be this Thursday, 12/14.

         -Study guide is posted under Handouts.

     


    Friday, 12/8/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Tangram Puzzles (Try some more!)

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Function Concept Packet (white)

         -Follow the directions (show your work where asked).

        -Do your work/write your answers on the packet.

    Extra Credit:  Graph Function k due by Monday, 12/11.

    Test (Functions) will be next Thursday or Friday.

     


    Thursday, 12/7/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Stained Glass Blueprints (white - TWO pages)

         -Use a ruler!  (12 inch would be easiest)

         -Follow the directions!

    Extra Credit:  Color your design.  (Use colored pencils or crayons to

         color, markers to outline/highlight sections).

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Graphing and Domain/Range packet (green)

    Extra Credit:  Graph "Function k" (from classwork)

    Quiz (Functions Intro) signed, corrected, and explained by tomorrow.

    Quiz (Graphing Functions) will be next Monday, 12/11.

         -Study guide will be posted as soon as possible.

     


    Wednesday, 12/6/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    STUDY for tomorrow's Linear Functions TEST.
        -Study guide is still posted under the handouts tab.

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Graphing Day 3 Packet (pink)
        -Do your work ON the packet.
        -Be sure to use two negative inputs, zero, and two positive inputs.
        -Show your work (for negative inputs) like we did in class.
        -Be sure you get what you are supposed to (line, V, or U).
        -Connect the points and add arrows.
    Quiz (Functions Intro) signed, corrected, and explained by 12/8.
    Quiz  ...  Test ...  soon  ...

     


    Tuesday, 12/5/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Complete "Jeopardy Questions" Packet (white)

    Test (Linear Functions) will be this Thursday, 12/7.

         -Study guide has been posted under the Handouts tab.

    LAST CHANCE...

         Extra Credit:  Bring in items for the food drive!

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Graphing Day 2 Packet (blue)                                                                     

        -Do your work ON the packet.
        -Be sure to use two negative inputs, zero, and two positive inputs.
        -Be sure you get what you are supposed to (line, V, or U).
        -Connect the points and add arrows.

    LAST CHANCE...

         Extra Credit:  Bring in items for the food drive!

     


    Monday, 12/4/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Do/Finish/Check the Quiz we took in class last week.

         -We will correct and review together tomorrow.

    Test (Linear Functions) will be this Thursday, 12/7.

         -Study guide has been posted under the Handouts tab.

    Extra Credit:  Bring in items for the food drive!

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Graphing Functions packet (white)

         -Do your work (like we did in class) ON the packet.

    Extra Credit:  Bring in items for the food drive!

     


    Thursday, 11/30/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Parallel and Perpendicular worksheet (both sides, green)

         -Do any needed work ON the worksheet.

           (Use the empty space at the bottom.)

         -Use a ruler!  Remember your arrows.

    Extra Credit:  Bring in items for the food drive!

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Bunny worksheet 6.1 (yellow)

         -Use a ruler or straight edge to draw your lines.

    Extra Credit:  Bring in items for the food drive!

     


    Wednesday, 11/29/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Graphing Investigation worksheet (both sides, yellow)

         -Use a ruler!  Remember your arrows.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Finish Functions Review packet from class.

    STUDY for tomorrow's Functions Intro QUIZ.

    Optional practice problems:  Pink worksheet (both sides)

         -Answers are posted under the Handouts tab.

     


    Tuesday, 11/28/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Linear Maze worksheet (white)

    STUDY for tomorrow's Linear Functions Quiz.

         -Review last night's review packet.

         -Review previous class notes and homework assignments.

         -Study guide is posted under the Handouts tab.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Independent and Dependent Variables (both sides, green)

         -Write your answers ON the worksheet.

    Quiz (Functions Intro) will be this Thursday, 11/30.

         -Study guide is posted under the Handouts tab.

     


    Monday, 11/27/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Linear Functions Review Packet

         -Do your work ON the packet.

    Quiz (Linear Functions) will be this Wednesday, 11/29.

         -Study guide is posted under the Handouts tab.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Function Inputs and Outputs (both sides, blue)

         -Write your answers on LINED paper.

    Quiz (Functions Intro) will be this Thursday, 11/30.

         -Study guide will be posted as soon as possible.

     


    Tuesday, 11/21/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    None.  Happy Thanksgiving!

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    None.  Happy Thanksgiving!

     


    Monday, 11/20/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    None.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Relations worksheet (both sides, salmon)

         -Write your answers on the worksheet. 

    Quiz (Compound and Absolute Value Inequalities) signed, corrected,

         explained by tomorrow.

     


    Thursday, 11/16/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Graphing Lines worksheet (both sides, pink)

         -Do your work ON the worksheet.

         -Use a RULER to connect your points.

         -Add arrows to the ends.

    Quiz . . . maybe Tuesday, 11/21 . . . on Linear Functions.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Matching worksheet (both sides, green)

         -Write your answers/circle your answers on the worksheet. 

         -Do "The Hurdle Race" on LINED paper.

         -Doing the code IS part of the homework.

    Quiz (Compound and Absolute Value Inequalities) signed, corrected,

         explained by Tuesday, 11/21.

     


    Wednesday, 11/15/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Slope-Intercept Form "in context" packet (green).

         -Write your answers on the packet.

    Bring your "Laurenza Loot" to class tomorrow.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Popcorn Graphs worksheet (both sides, yellow)

          -Write your answers on the worksheet. 

    Bring your "Laurenza Loot" to class tomorrow.

     


    Tuesday, 11/14/17

     

    YELLOW (Grade 8 Math)

    Read "5-7 Slope-Intercept Form" packet.

    Do page 348 (from packet), #1-7, #14-20.

         -Write your answers on LINED paper.

    Bring your "Laurenza Loot" to class this week.

     

    RED and BLUE (Math 1)

    Read "4-1 Graphing Relationships" packet.

    Do pages 237-239 (from packet), #1-16, #23-28.

         -Write your answers on LINED paper (including the graphs).

         -"Discrete" means the same as "Distinct".

    Extra Credit:  "What Do Sea Monsters Eat?" worksheet due tomorrow.

    Bring your "Laurenza Loot" to class this week.

     

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    Ms. Laurenza

    Courses Taught:  

    Math 1, Grade 8 Math

    Classroom

    207

    Email

    llaurenza@lexingtonma.org