THURSDAY,. NOVEMBER 9, 2017
Today we had a change in our class schedule due to the 3 hour early dismissal. Yesterday, we took a test on Chapter 2 and today students were given test back. Students were introduced to the next chapter in math which is division. We completed and went over a page in math books to see if they were ready or not for this chapter. Students had 7 vocabulary words for Chapter 3 Lessons 1-4 to put into their notebooks. Have a great weekend!
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 26, 2017
In class today the students did their daily math packets and we went over the answers. They took quiz #2 of Chapter 2 Lessons 1-5, and then we checked homework. There is no homework tonight.
WEDNESDAY, OCTOBER 25, 2017
Today we did days 11 and 12 in our daily math packets. Introduced Chapter 2 Lesson 6 Use Partial Products and the Distributive Property to students. Worked through examples in class together with full participation from students. Students were assigned homework pages of 117-118.
TUESDAY, OCTOBER 24, 2017
Students were shown their quiz results from Chapter 2 Lessons 1-5. I passed out extra worksheets for extra practice on Lessons 1-5 and briefly went over each lesson as a review. The students will be taking a second quiz on these lessons at end of the week.
MONDAY, OCTOBER 23, 2017
Today the classes went to the lab to do Benchmark testing.
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 18, 2017
Today in class we went over and reviewed our homework on pages 107-108. We worked on page 110 independently and went over each problem together on the board. Pages 111-112 were done as a review (Check my progress). Quiz tomorrow on Chapter 2 covering lessons 1, 3,4,and 5.
FRIDAY, OCTOBER 13, 2017
Daily math packet Day 8 completed and checked. Reviewed factor trees and prime factorization from yesterday. Checked homework and went over problems. Students worked with a partner to identify prime numbers on a chart from 1-100, then they lightly colored the squares of all prime numbers. This sheet is to be kept in their math folder for future reference. No homework over the weekend!
THURSDAY, OCTOBER 12, 2017
Daily math packet Day 7 completed and checked. Started Chapter 2 Lesson 1-page 81 (Prime Factorization) The classes were shown 2 ways to complete a factor tree. They were told to use whichever way they felt more comfortable. Multiplication facts were stressed during class today and the students were told to practice them daily if they are struggling with them. Students homework is pages 85-86.