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What's Happening in Class and Homework
Week of 1/141/18
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 35Tuesday 1/15
Class: Decimal Ops  Investigation 2: Adding and Subtracting Decimals Review
HW: Complete ClassworkWednesday 1/16
Class: Decimal Ops  Problem 3.1: Multiplying Decimals I
HW: Complete Quiz 1 (Started in class)Week of 1/71/11
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  19Tuesday 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 19Wednesday 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 20Thursday 1/10 (HALF DAY)
Class: Classroom Expectations and Routines Review
HW: Problem 2.1 Part E only on page 28Friday 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 36Week of 12/1712/21
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 69Tuesday 12/18
Class: Reviewing word problems and the operations they call for
HW: Complete investigation 4.3 (pages 7172)Wednesday 12/19
Class: Review for UNIT TEST and Reflection
HW: Reflection & STUDYThursday 12/20
Class: UNIT TEST DAY 1
HW: STUDYFriday 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 5658)Tuesday 12/11
Class: Practicing dividing with fractions and mixed numbers
HW: Problems 1419 & 5153 (pages 5761)Wednesday 12/12
Class: Practicing dividing with fractions and mixed numbers
HW: Complete investigation 3.4 (pages 5354)Thursday 12/13
Class: Practicing dividing with fractions and mixed numbers
HW: QUIZ 3Friday 12/14
Class: NONE
HW: QUIZ 3Week of 12/3  12/7
Monday 12/3
Class: Multiplying with fractions & Mixed Numbers  Investigation 2.1
HW: Problems 49 (p3738) & Problems 3638 (p 42)Tuesday 12/4
Class: Multiplying with fractions and mixed numbers  Investigation 2.2
HW: Problems 1216 (p 3839)Wednesday 12/5
Class: Multiplying with fractions & mixed numbers  Investigation 2.3
HW: Problems 1927 (p 40)Thursday 12/6
Class: Multiplying with fractions & mixed numbers  class activity
HW: QUIZ 2 (due Monday)Friday 12/7
NO MATH CLASSWeek of 11/26  11/30
Monday 11/26
Class: Estimating with fractions
HW: Fraction Distraction WorksheetTuesday 11/27
Class: Adding and subtracting fractions & mixed numbers
HW: Grid Sums WorksheetWednesday 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: Complete Investigation 1.4 (page 16&17)Friday 11/30
Class: QUIZ on adding & Subtracting
HW: Complete the QUIZWeek of 11/19  11/23
Monday 11/19
Class: UNIT TEST Day 1
HW: STUDYTuesday 11/20
Class: UNIT TEST Day 2
HW: NONEWednesday 11/21
Class: No Math Class
HW: NONEThursday 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: ReflectionWednesday 11/14
Class:Looking back review problems on this unit
HW: Complete Looking Back ProblemsThursday 11/15
Class: mathxlfroschool.com and more review for Unit Test on Monday
HW: STUDYFriday 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 (25), 104 (614) & 105 (1519)Tuesday 11/6 > NO SCHOOL
Wednesday 11/7
Class: Working with fractions, decimals & %
HW: Worksheet on putting numbers on the number lineThursday 11/8
Class: Working with fractions, decimals & %
HW: QUIZ 3Friday 11/9
Class: Working with fractions, decimals & %
HW: Complete the Interior Paint TaskWeek 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 8385)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 8789)Thursday 11/1
Class: Calculating with fractions and decimals
HW: Complete investigation 3.5 (started in class)  pages 8081Friday 11/2
Class: Converting between decimals, fractions & percents
HW: Fraction/Decimal/Percent worksheetWeek of 10/22  10/26
Monday 10/22
Class: Solving ratio word problems using diagrams
HW: QUIZ 1Tuesday 10/23
Class: Unit rates  what are they and how to find them
HW: Best Buys worksheetWednesday 10/24
Class: Rate tables  what are they and how are they useful
HW: Problems 23, 24 & 37 (challenge)  pages 5358Thursday 10/25
Class: More practice with Unit Rates & Rate tables
HW: Mowing Lawns TaskFriday 10/26
Class: More practice with ratios and unit rates
HW: QUIZ 2Week of 10/1510/19
Monday 10/15
Class: Comparison Statements
HW: Problems 1 & 2 page 27Tuesday 10/16
Class: Ratios
HW: Problems 3, 4, 41, 42, 43, 65, 67, 69 (pages 2739)Wednesday 10/17
Class:More on ratios and how they work
HW: Complete Investigation 1.5 pages 2326Thursday 10/18
Class: Diagramming to solve ratio problems
HW: Problems 12, 13, 14, 15, 24, 25, 71, 72, 73, 74Friday 10/19
Class: Thinking Blocks to solve ratrio problems
HW: Ratio puzzlesWeek 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: ReflectionWednesday 10/10
Class: Review for the Unit Test and prepare
HW: STUDYThursday 10/11
Class: UNIT TEST DAY 1
HW: STUDYFriday 10/12
Class: UNIT TEST DAY 2
HW: NoneWeek 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 2Wednesday 10/3
Class: Distributive Property
HW: Complete Investigation 4.2 (started in class)  pages 6870Thursday 10/4
Class: Distributive Property
HW: Problems 818 even only (pages 7576)Friday 10/5
Class: Notebook grading discussion, mathxlforschool.com
HW: PRIME TIME QUIZ 3Week of 9/249/28
Monday 9/24
Class: Terminology refresher & Product Game
HW: Prime Time QUIZ 1Tuesday 9/25
Class: Prime Factorization
HW: Investigation 3.2 AE on page 47Wednesday 9/26
Class: Using prime factorization for LCM & GCF
HW: Problems 113 and 1723 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 7879)Friday 9/28
Class: Solving Word Problems
HW: Problems 6165 (page 82)Week of 9/179/21
Monday 9/17
Class:Review of multiplication & division with the standard algorithm
HW: QUIZTuesday 9/18
Class: Getting into mathxlforschool.com and how to earn points back on quizzes
HW: Complete UNIT 1 Prerequisites in mathxlforschool  if not completed in classWednesday 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 1725Friday 9/21
Class: Reinforcing factors & multiples
HW: 4 number puzzlesWeek 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 #1Wednesday 9/12
Class: Standard algorithm for division & diisibilty rules
HW: Divisibility rules & diision practice worksheet #2Thursday 9/13
Class: DRUM DAY NO CLASSES
HW: NoneFriday 9/14
Class: Mistakes are Powerful!
HW: NoneWeek of 9/3  9/7
Monday 9/3  no school
Tuesday 9/4
Class: The standard algorithm for multiplication
HW: Multiplication practice worksheetWednesday 9/5
Class: Disecting word problems and the 3read strategy
HW: Complete 3 word problems & 4 multiplication problems started in classThursday 9/6
Class: Inspirational Math  Day 2
HW: Multiplication practice worksheetFriday 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