8th grade math will be fun but you will have to use imagination, perseverance, and thinking skills to be successful. University of Chicago Algebra is a wonderful textbook and you will find that taking notes will be extremely helpful. The code to join Google Classroom is mctktx6
You will need to have a scientific calculator, a ruler, a compass, a protractor, looseleaf notebook paper, and graph paper in order to succeed in this class. It goes without saying that you will also need a pencil and an eraser. Do not depend on your classmates to provide these materials for you, BRING YOUR OWN.
3/10 - What's different about an inequality's solution? Set builder notation 3/11 - In class - pp 384-385 (1-11) Hmwk - Finish for Friday 3/12 - Regional Science Fair 3/13 - Correct pp 384-385
Beginning 3/16 8th Grade Math is being taught on-line. You will be using both Khan Academy and IXL. Khan Academy usernames and passwords have been sent to your school emails. Both IXL and Khan Academy keep track of student progress and I will be using these scores to assess how well you are doing.
3/19 - 3/31 - Six lessons on Graphing Linear Inequalities in both IXL and Khan Academy. More details located in Google Classroom 4/1 - 4/9 - Slope and Linear relationship review Answer the questions. Remember to submit your review when you have finished. If you do not submit the review, your answers will not be saved. Think through the questions and answers. Take your time - it is not due until April 9. 3/31-4/16 - Now that we have conquered slope - a bit of a rest is in order. Welcome to basic Algebra review. This should be a very quick unit. It will give you practice in the fundamental skills of Algebra. You might even enjoy it a bit. A REVIEW OF BASIC ALGEBRA KHAN ACADEMY Step 1 - Log in to Khan Academy Step 2 - Select 8th Grade Math Class Step 3 - Select Assignments Step 4 - Begin with Origins of Algebra and work through Algebra Foundations Quiz 1 This looks like huge amount of work and there are a lot of lessons but all of them are review and most of the lessons are very short videos. This assignment is not due until 4/16 BASIC ALGEBRA REVIEW IXL Step 1 - Log in to IXL Step 2 - Go to Recommendations page Step 3 - Select 32 skills suggested by your teacher Step 4 - Work through all the math skills that begin with "Evaluate" Step 5 - Smart score of 100 before you move on to the next skill but remember to take some breaks once you make it to 85. Assignment due 4/16