• Room 2018
     
    Welcome to Athena Math!
     
     
     
  • What's Happening in Class and Homework

     

    Week of 1/14-1/18

    Monday 1/14
    Class:
     Decimal Ops - Problem 2.2 + 2.3: Subtracting Decimals and Fact Families
    HW:
     ACE Problems 10, 11, 13, 15, 16, 19 on page 35

    Tuesday 1/15
    Class:
     Decimal Ops - Investigation 2: Adding and Subtracting Decimals Review
    HW:
     Complete Classwork

    Wednesday 1/16
    Class:
     Decimal Ops - Problem 3.1: Multiplying Decimals I
    HW:
     Complete Quiz 1 (Started in class)

     

    Week of 1/7-1/11

    Monday 1/7
    Class:
     Decimal Ops - Problem 1.1: Choosing and justifying appropriate operations.
    HW:
    ACE Problems 1, 3, 4, 7, 32, 33, 34 on pages 14 - 16, 18 - 19

    Tuesday 1/8
    Class:
     Decimal Ops - Problem 1.2: Estimation as a strategy.
    HW:
     ACE Problems 8 - 13, 18, 19, 35, 36, 37 on pages 16 and 19

    Wednesday 1/9
    Class:
     Decimal Ops - Problem 1.3: Writing and using Unit Rates with decimals. 
    HW:
     ACE Problems 24, 25, 26, 57, 58 on pages 17 and 20

    Thursday 1/10 (HALF DAY)
    Class:
     Classroom Expectations and Routines Review
    HW:
     Problem 2.1 Part E only on page 28

    Friday 1/11
    Class:
     Decimal Ops - Problem 2.1: Adding with Decimals
    HW:
     ACE Problems 1, 3, 6, 8, 21, 22, 23 on pages 34 and 36

     

     

    Week of 12/17-12/21

    Monday 12/17
    Class:
    Talking about fact families and how it can help us solve equations
    HW:
    Investigation 4.1 A&B on page 67 and Investigation 4.2 A, B & D on page 69

    Tuesday 12/18
    Class:
    Reviewing word problems and the operations they call for
    HW:
    Complete investigation 4.3 (pages 71-72)

    Wednesday 12/19
    Class:
    Review for UNIT TEST and Reflection
    HW:
    Reflection & STUDY

    Thursday 12/20
    Class:
    UNIT TEST DAY 1
    HW:
    STUDY

    Friday 12/21
    Class:
    UNIT TEST DAY 2
    HW: 
    NONE - HAVE a GREAT WINTER BREAK!

    Week of 12/10 - 12/14

    Monday 12/10
    Class:
    Diviiding with fractions and mixed numbers - how, when & visually
    HW:
    Problems 6, 7, 11, 12, 13, 20 & 21 (pages 56-58)

    Tuesday 12/11
    Class:
    Practicing dividing with fractions and mixed numbers
    HW:
    Problems 14-19 & 51-53 (pages 57-61)

    Wednesday 12/12
    Class:
    Practicing dividing with fractions and mixed numbers
    HW:
    Complete investigation 3.4 (pages 53-54)

    Thursday 12/13
    Class:
    Practicing dividing with fractions and mixed numbers
    HW:
    QUIZ 3

    Friday 12/14
    Class:
    NONE
    HW:
    QUIZ 3

    Week of 12/3 - 12/7

    Monday 12/3
    Class:
     Multiplying with fractions & Mixed Numbers - Investigation 2.1
    HW:
    Problems 4-9 (p37-38) & Problems 36-38 (p 42)

    Tuesday 12/4
    Class:
    Multiplying with fractions and mixed numbers - Investigation 2.2
    HW:
    Problems 12-16 (p 38-39)

    Wednesday 12/5
    Class:
    Multiplying with fractions & mixed numbers - Investigation 2.3
    HW:
    Problems 19-27 (p 40)

    Thursday 12/6
    Class:
    Multiplying with fractions & mixed numbers - class activity
    HW:
    QUIZ 2 (due Monday)

    Friday 12/7
    NO MATH CLASS

    Week of 11/26 - 11/30

    Monday 11/26
    Class:
    Estimating with fractions
    HW:
    Fraction Distraction Worksheet

    Tuesday 11/27
    Class:
    Adding and subtracting fractions & mixed numbers
    HW:
    Grid Sums Worksheet

    Wednesday 11/28
    Class:
    Adding & Subtracting fractions & mixed numbers
    HW:
    Complete Investigation 1.3 (page 15)

    Thursday 11/29
    Class:
    Adding & Subtracting fractions & mixed numbers
    HW: C
    omplete Investigation 1.4 (page 16&17)

    Friday 11/30
    Class:
    QUIZ on adding & Subtracting
    HW:
    Complete the QUIZ

    Week of 11/19 - 11/23

    Monday 11/19
    Class:
    UNIT TEST Day 1
    HW:
    STUDY

    Tuesday 11/20
    Class:
    UNIT TEST Day 2
    HW:
    NONE

    Wednesday 11/21
    Class:
    No Math Class
    HW:
    NONE

    Thursday 11/22 - NO SCHOOL

    Friday 11/23 - NO SCHOOL

    Week of 11/12 - 11/16

    Monday 11/12 - NO SCHOOL

    Tuesday 11/13
    Class:
    Review of what to study and reflecting on this unit
    HW:
    Reflection

    Wednesday 11/14
    Class:
    Looking back review problems on this unit
    HW:
    Complete Looking Back Problems

    Thursday 11/15
    Class:
    mathxlfroschool.com and more review for Unit Test on Monday
    HW:
    STUDY

    Friday 11/16 - NO SCHOOL

    Week of 11/5 - 11/9

    Monday 11/5
    Class: 
    Working with %
    HW: Complete problems started in class on pages 103 (2-5), 104 (6-14) & 105 (15-19)

    Tuesday 11/6 -> NO SCHOOL

    Wednesday 11/7
    Class: Working with fractions, decimals & %
    HW: Worksheet on putting numbers on the number line

    Thursday 11/8
    Class: Working with fractions, decimals & %
    HW: QUIZ 3

    Friday 11/9
    Class: Working with fractions, decimals & %
    HW: Complete the Interior Paint Task

    Week of 10/29 - 11/2

    Monday 10/29
    Class:
    Integer terminology & concepts
    HW:
    Problems 13, 14, 15, 16, 17, 18, 19, 21, 23, 24 (pages 83-85)

    Tuesday 10/30
    Class:
    Placing positive and negative numbers on the number line
    HW:
    Investigation 3.2 B, C & D (page 69)

    Wednesday 10/31 - HALLOWEEN
    Class:
    Converting between fractions and decimals
    HW:
    Finish the problems started in class: 56, 57, 58, 59, 60, 61, 62, 63, 66, 67, 68, 73, 74, 75 & 76 (pages 87-89)

    Thursday 11/1
    Class:
    Calculating with fractions and decimals
    HW:
    Complete investigation 3.5 (started in class) - pages 80-81

    Friday 11/2
    Class:
    Converting between decimals, fractions & percents
    HW:
    Fraction/Decimal/Percent worksheet

    Week of 10/22 - 10/26

    Monday 10/22
    Class:
    Solving ratio word problems using diagrams
    HW:
    QUIZ 1

    Tuesday 10/23
    Class:
    Unit rates - what are they and how to find them
    HW:
    Best Buys worksheet

    Wednesday 10/24
    Class:
    Rate tables - what are they and how are they useful
    HW:
    Problems 23, 24 & 37 (challenge) - pages 53-58

    Thursday 10/25
    Class:
    More practice with Unit Rates & Rate tables
    HW:
    Mowing Lawns Task

    Friday 10/26
    Class:
    More practice with ratios and unit rates
    HW:
    QUIZ 2

    Week of 10/15-10/19

    Monday 10/15
    Class:
    Comparison Statements
    HW:
    Problems 1 & 2 page 27

    Tuesday 10/16
    Class:
    Ratios
    HW:
    Problems 3, 4, 41, 42, 43, 65, 67, 69 (pages 27-39)

    Wednesday 10/17
    Class:
    More on ratios and how they work
    HW:
    Complete Investigation 1.5 pages 23-26

    Thursday 10/18
    Class:
    Diagramming to solve ratio problems
    HW: 
    Problems 12, 13, 14, 15, 24, 25, 71, 72, 73, 74

    Friday 10/19
    Class:
    Thinking Blocks to solve ratrio problems
    HW:
    Ratio puzzles

    Week of 10/8 - 10/12

    Monday 10/8 - NO SCHOOL

    Tuesday 10/9
    Class:
    How to study for a test, reflecting on what we have learned
    HW:
    Reflection

    Wednesday 10/10
    Class:
    Review for the Unit Test and prepare
    HW:
    STUDY

    Thursday 10/11
    Class:
    UNIT TEST DAY 1
    HW:
    STUDY

    Friday 10/12
    Class:
    UNIT TEST DAY 2
    HW:
    None

    Week of 10/1 - 10/5

    Monday 10/1
    Class:
    Figuring out when word problems call for LCM & GCF
    HW:
    Problems 30, 31, 34 (page 36) and problem 45 (page 57)

    Tuesday 10/2
    Class:
    Number Task
    HW:
    PRIME TIME QUIZ 2

    Wednesday 10/3
    Class:
    Distributive Property
    HW:
    Complete Investigation 4.2 (started in class) - pages 68-70

    Thursday 10/4
    Class:
    Distributive Property
    HW:
    Problems 8-18 even only (pages 75-76)

    Friday 10/5
    Class:
    Notebook grading discussion, mathxlforschool.com
    HW:
    PRIME TIME QUIZ 3

    Week of 9/24-9/28

    Monday 9/24
    Class:
    Terminology refresher & Product Game
    HW:
    Prime Time QUIZ 1

    Tuesday 9/25
    Class:
    Prime Factorization
    HW:
    Investigation 3.2 A-E on page 47

    Wednesday 9/26
    Class:
    Using prime factorization for LCM & GCF
    HW:
    Problems 1-13 and 17-23 odd only (page 34 - use prime fectorization)

    Thursday 9/27
    Class:
    Order of Operations
    HW:
    Problems 28, 29, 30, 31, 41, 43, 44, 45, 46 (pages 78-79)

    Friday 9/28
    Class:
    Solving Word Problems
    HW:
    Problems 61-65 (page 82)

    Week of 9/17-9/21

    Monday 9/17
    Class:
    Review of multiplication & division with the standard algorithm
    HW:
    QUIZ

    Tuesday 9/18
    Class:
    Getting into mathxlforschool.com and how to earn points back on quizzes
    HW: Complete UNIT 1 Pre-requisites in mathxlforschool - if not completed in class

    Wednesday 9/19 - NO SCHOOL

    Thursday 9/20
    Class:
    Learning the language for our first book - Prime Time
    HW: Problems 1, 3, 22, 25, 28, 29, 30, 46 on pages 17-25 

    Friday 9/21
    Class:
    Reinforcing factors & multiples
    HW:
    4 number puzzles

    Week of 9/10 - 9/14

    Monday 9/10 - no school

    Tuesday 9/11
    Class:
    Standard algorithm for division & divisibility rules
    HW: Divisibilty rules & division practice worksheet #1

    Wednesday 9/12
    Class: Standard algorithm for division & diisibilty rules
    HW: Divisibility rules & diision practice worksheet #2

    Thursday 9/13
    Class: DRUM DAY NO CLASSES
    HW: None

    Friday 9/14
    Class: Mistakes are Powerful!
    HW: None

     

    Week of 9/3 - 9/7

    Monday 9/3 - no school

    Tuesday 9/4
    Class: The standard algorithm for multiplication
    HW: Multiplication practice worksheet

    Wednesday 9/5
    Class: Disecting word problems and the 3-read strategy
    HW: Complete 3 word problems & 4 multiplication problems started in class

    Thursday 9/6
    Class: Inspirational Math - Day 2
    HW: Multiplication practice worksheet

    Friday 9/7 
    Class: Inspirational Math - Day 3
    HW: NONE!

    Week of 8/27 - 8/31

     

    Monday 8/27 - no school for students

     

    Tuesday 8/28 - 1/2 day for 6th graders only

    Class: Getting to know each other

    HW: Bring in school supplies tomorrow!

     

    Wednesday 8/29

    Class: Hand out math information, discuss notebooks, notes, organization, HW, group work, expectations, etc

    HW: Read and sign the acknowledgement of information

     

    Thursday 8/30

    Class: Day One - Inspirational Math

    HW: Read and sign the acknowledgement of information 

     

    Friday 8/31 - no school

    HW: Read and sign the acknowledgement of information & Multiplication worksheet