February 21

# Math – March 2 – Graphs, mean, mode, and more

This week we are looking at graphing data and analyzing it using mode, mean, median, and range.  Click the links below for the assignments.

Grade 7 are doing assignment 7.1 and 7.2.  For 7.1 they are to do #’s 2-7 and for 7.2 #’s 1-3 and 5-7.

19.03.11 grade 7 – mean mode median range – 7.1 7.2-1ujbv0v

Grade 8 are doing assignment 7.1 and are to do #’s 3-12.

19.03.11 grade 8 – choosing an appropriate graph – 7.1-1dlro1n

February 16

# Mid-Year Math Review

Each year we identify 3 key outcomes for each grade that greatly represent the foundational outcomes at each level.  The outcomes identified are shown below.  To help review these concepts the students have been provided with study packages that consist of previous quizzes from class as well as practice review work from the text.  We are going over all of these materials in class and video will be supplied of these review.  This will allow students a way to review independently using the provided materials on paper, the videos online, and help within the classroom.

In addition: students are being assigned further review materials from the text to help ensure they are prepared for the test next Friday.

# The Textbook Review Materials Suggested

7.N.2. Demonstrate an understanding of the addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division of decimals to solve problems (for more than 1-digit divisors or 2-digit multipliers, technology could be used).

Suggested: Page 120 #’s 1,2,3,6,7,8

19.01.23 Grade 7 Mid-Year Review – Textbook Materials-xoxa3g

7.N.5. Demonstrate an understanding of adding and subtracting positive fractions and mixed numbers, with like and unlike denominators, concretely, pictorially, and symbolically (limited to positive sums and differences).

Suggested:  Page 212 #’s 1,2,5,6,7,8,9,14

19.01.23 Grade 7 Mid-Year Review – Textbook Materials-xoxa3g

7.N.6. Demonstrate an understanding of addition and subtraction of integers, concretely, pictorially, and symbolically.

Suggested: Page 78 #’s 1,3,6,7,8,10

19.01.23 Grade 7 Mid-Year Review – Textbook Materials-xoxa3g

8.N.1. Demonstrate an understanding of perfect squares and square roots, concretely, pictorially, and symbolically (limited to whole numbers). [C, CN, R, V]8.N.6.

Suggested: Page 54 #’s 2ab,4ab,5,9,12ab,14ab

19.01.23 Grade 8 Mid-Year Review – Textbook Materials-28iyqfz

8.N.6. Demonstrate an understanding of multiplying and dividing positive fractions and mixed numbers, concretely, pictorially, and symbolically. [C, CN, ME, PS]

Suggested: Page 158 #’s 1,2,3ab,4ab,7,14ac,19,22ab

19.01.23 Grade 8 Mid-Year Review – Textbook Materials-28iyqfz

8.N.7. Demonstrate an understanding of multiplication and division of integers, concretely, pictorially, and symbolically. [C, CN, PS, R, V]

Suggested: Page 96 #’s 2ab,4ab,5,9,12ab,16

19.01.23 Grade 8 Mid-Year Review – Textbook Materials-28iyqfz

# The Review Packages Provided by Mr. Ewert

review quizzes and materials for students-1xs5p8k

19.01.23 Grade 7 Mid-Year Review – Textbook Materials-xoxa3g

19.01.23 Grade 8 Mid-Year Review – Textbook Materials-28iyqfz

February 10

# Ancient Mysteries: the Rosetta Stone

Today we talked about the Rosetta stone and the integral part that it played to opening up the mysteries of Ancient Egypt to the world.  See the documentary below and a copy of the work from class.

19.03.18 rosetta stone worksheet Keywords+Students+v.2-1fqexgh

Watch the video at this link

Ancient Mysteries: The Rosetta Stone

…and here is an alternative link just in case you need it.

February 10

# Quick Write for Oct. 10

Choose one of the 3 pics below for your writing prompt.

February 1

# Math for Feb. 01

This week we are revisiting fractions with the grade 7’s working on adding and subtracting fractions and the grade 8’s working on multiplying fractions (even with mixed numbers).

The Grade 7’s are working on assignment 5.6 #’s 1-9 and will complete  #’s 1 – 1-10, 12 in assignment 5.7.  click on the link for a copy of the pages of the text below.

21.02.01 Grade 7 – Adding and subtracting with mixed numbers – 5.6 5.7

The Grade 8’s are working on assignments 3.3 and 3.4 and will complete #’s 6, 9, 11, 18, and 20 in assignment 3.3 and #’s 4-11, 13-14, and 16 in assignment 3.4.  click on the link for a copy of the pages of the text below.

19.02.25 grade 8 – multiplying fraction and mixed numbers – 3.3 3.4-1vo9wce