DAILY SCHEDULE |
NEXT ASSESSMENT |
GRADING POLICY |
EXTRA CREDIT |
In Class Work | Written Assignment | |
Wednesday
September 4 |
Classroom Rules and Procedures. Introductions and Parent Letters. Passing out of books. "Trick Question Ice Breaker" |
Get parent letter signed. Acquire the required supplies. Finish essay: "What you should know about me." |
Thursday
September 5 |
Intro to the class website and Section 1-1 "Evaluating Algebraic Expressions" along with a discussion of what it means to show your work, and 10 question pre-test just for me to see what you know. It does not count for a grade...... yet. |
Pg. 8-9 #1-18, 43-47, 53-55. |
Friday
September 6 |
Chapter 1-2 "Writing Algebraic Expressions"
on whiteboards. and more on the online textbook resources. |
Page 12-13 #1-8, 22, 24, 26, 28. |
Monday September 9 |
Ch. 1-4 "Integers and Absolute value" and Ch. 1-5 "Adding Integers" a.k.a Good guys versus bad guys |
Pg. 20-21 #2-14 and Pg. 24-25 #17-28, 31-44, 48* |
Tuesday September 10 |
Ch. 1-6 "Subtracting Integers" Worksheet 12 |
Pg. 28 #13-15, 25-28, 36. |
Wednesday
September 11 |
Ch. 1-7 "Multiplying and Dividing Integers" | Page 32-33 #1-8, 22-35 |
Thursday
September 12 |
Review of Integer Operations | Worksheet 3.15 |
Friday
September 13 |
Intro the mental math activities, Equation Preassessment (not for grade) and Quiz #1 on Integer Operations (for grade!) |
None |
Monday September 16 |
THIS ENTIRE WEEK YOU WILL NOT NEED YOUR BOOK. Two step equations |
Worksheet 4.7 |
Tuesday September 17 |
Combining like terms and the distributive property | Worksheet 3.12 |
Wednesday
September 18 |
Multi-step equations with the distributive property | Worksheet 4.16 |
Thursday
September 19 |
Review of equations on whiteboards |
None |
Friday
September 20 |
Equations with variables on both sides walk around activity |
Worksheet 4.19 |
Monday September 23 |
One more review of solving equations and Quiz #2 (on equation solving)! | Page 56-58 #7-11, 22-27 (11 questions....too much? :)) |
Tuesday September 24 |
Ch. 1 Pretest | Study for the test as if your grade depended on
it. Redo the pretest. You may print out a copy here. Check your answers for the pretest. You may find a copy here. OR Bring me a signed note that says: "I am confident that I know this so I do not need to redo this pretest." |
Wednesday September 25 |
Ch. 1 Test | None |
Thursday September 26 |
Introduction to POWs: the 10 problem solving methods. | None |
Friday September 27 |
POW #1: Marsha's Pencils | None |
Monday September 30 |
Ch. 2-1 "Rational Numbers" | Page 70-71 #1-23, 29-38, 57-58, 64, 67-68. |
Tuesday October 1 |
Ch. 2-2 "Comparing and ordering rational numbers" | Page 74-75 #1-13, 31-34, 38a, 44-53. |
Wednesday October 2 |
Ch. 2-4 "Multiplying rational numbers" on whiteboards |
Page 82-83 #1-13, 54. |
Thursday October 3 |
Counselor presentations and Review of multiplying fractions |
Worksheet C-56 |
Friday October 4 |
Ch. 2-5 "Dividing rational numbers" and and "Two-minute" quiz on fraction-decimal equivalencies. |
Page 87-88 #1-12, 17-20, 46, 47. |
Monday October 7 |
Ch. 2-6 "Adding and Subtracting with unlike denominators" and Quiz #2 on ch. 2-1 to 2-5 |
Page 91-92 #1-9, 17-22, 25**, 39-42. ** = important question / on test! |
Tuesday October 8 |
Ch. 2-7 "Solving equations with rational
numbers" and Ch. 2-8 "Solving Two-step-equations" |
Page 98 #1, 3, 9, 11, 12. Page 104 #2, 11, 17, 21, 26. and Optional Quiz corrections: 1) Rewrite question. 2) Redo question correctly. 3) Have parent/guardian check and sign by each question you corrected. Due Thursday. |
Wednesday October 9 |
Review of equation solving Game day: GREED!!!!!!!!!!!!!! |
Optional Quiz corrections - see above. |
Thursday October 10 |
Problem of the Week #2: "Pesky Pipes" | None. |
Friday October 11 |
Word Problems and equation solving: worksheet
3.11 and Quiz #4 - on equation solving with rational numbers. |
Finish worksheet 3.11 |
Tuesday October 15 |
Problem of the Week #3: Cole's Chocolate and Review of Quiz #4 |
Finish Cole's chocolate as needed. |
Wednesday October 16 |
Pretest for Ch. 2 | Finish the pretest |
Thursday October 17 |
Final review of ch. 2 on whiteboards | EITHER: Redo the pretest by printing one out here. If you cannot print it out at home, print it out at school, or if necessary simply do your work on a separate paper. Notice that I included the answers along with the pretest. Check your answers and your work thoroughly. 90% of you ought to redo the pretest. OR Write this note to me word for word: "Mr. Peretti, I am 100% confident that I will get an A on this test. I do not need to redo the pretest or study any more. I have no doubt that I've mastered this material." Sign the note. 10% of you have indeed mastered the material already and could consider writing me such a note. Either way, attach either your pretest or your note to your test when you are done. These tests will be included in your conferencing packets. |
Friday October 18 |
Ch. 2 Test | Practice for Monday's Pass or Fail Equations Test. You may find the practice test here. |
Monday October 21 |
Ch. 3-1:"Ordered Pairs" and Pass or Fail Test Attempt #1. |
Page 122-123 #1-9, 15, 16, 25, 26, 31-34. |
Tuesday October 22 |
Ch. 3-2: "Graphing on a coordinate plane." and Pass or Fail Test Attempt #2. |
Page 126-127 #1-18, 37, 38, 41, 42. |
Wednesday October 23 |
Ch. 3-3 "Interpreting Graphs" and Pass or Fail Test Attempt #3 - last one we do during regular class time. |
Page 131-132 #1-15 |
Thursday October 24 |
Ch. 3-4 "Functions" | Page 138-139 #1-7, 12-14, 17-19. |
Friday October 25 |
Relating graphs, tables and equations: intro to slopes and y-intercetps. | None |
Monday October 28 |
Day 2 on relating graphs, tables and equations and Introduction to the wondeful world of the TI-84 graphing calculators: entering functions and making tables. |
Page 142 #1-3 |
Tuesday October 29 |
Day 3 on relating graphs, tables and equations and Quiz #6 on relating graphs, tables and equations |
Page 142 #4-6. |
Wednesday October 30 |
Ch. 12-1 "Graphing linear equations" | Page 635 #1-15. |
Thursday October 31 |
Game day: "Oh Shoot!" | None. Just don't eat too much candy and miss school with a stomach ache tomorrow! |
Friday November 1 |
Ch. 12-2 "Slope of a line" | Page 639-641 #1-12, 15-21, 24. |
Monday November 4 |
Ch. 12-3 "Using slopes and intercepts" | Wksh 7.11 and 7.12 |
Tuesday November 5 |
Review day: the great "GREED" rematch. | Graph the 5 equations given to you in your notebook. |
Wednesday November 6 |
More on y=mx+b: using it in context Today in class you will receive a worksheet that will be like the quiz tomorrow. |
Page 645 #9, 21 |
Thursday November 7 |
Quiz on ch. 12-1 to 12-3 | Finish the 8 graphs in your notebook |
Friday November 8 |
Problem of the Week - "Bob and Bobette." ...... here ya go MGB! | None |
Tuesday November 12 |
Vocabulary Review and Review of linear equations on whiteboards |
4 graphs in notebook. Do them well, do them with a ruler! |
Wednesday November 13 |
Ch. 3 and 12-1 to 12-3 Pretest | Finish the pretest as needed |
Thursday November 14 |
Final review before the test: correction of the pretest and vocab review. | Redo the pretest from scratch to study.
The pretest and key can be found
here. If you cannot print it out at home, print it out at school,
or if necessary simply do your work on a separate paper. Notice that I
included the answers along with the pretest. Check your answers and your
work thoroughly. 90% of you ought to redo the pretest. OR Write this note to me word for word: "Mr. Peretti, I am 100% confident that I will get an A on this test. I do not need to redo the pretest or study any more. I have no doubt that I've mastered this material." Sign the note. 10% of you have indeed mastered the material already and could consider writing me such a note. Either way, attach either your pretest or your note to your test when you are done. These tests will be included in your conferencing packets. Also, if you would like to try to practice a second and different problem solving task, click here to find a new one with the answer key attached. |
Friday November 15 |
Ch. 3 and 12- to 12-3 test | None |
Monday November 18 |
Ch. 4-1 "Exponents" | Page 164-165 #1-61 odd, 12, 28. Check ALL the odds by using the answer in back of the book (on page SA4 and SA5 for this specific assignment): 1) Mark all question right or wrong with a red pen. 2) Correct all mistakes with a red pen. 3) If you do not know how to correct a question, put a question mark by it to remind yourself to ask about it in class. 4) Put a score at the top of your paper with your red pen. 5) Mr. Peretti will check the 2 even numbered problems. |
Tuesday November 19 |
Ch. 4-2 "Integer exponents" | Page 168-169 #1-57 odd, 10, 34. Check your own answers. |
Wednesday November 20 |
Ch. 4-3 "Properties of exponents" day 1 Multiplication and division properties of exponents |
Page 172-173 #1-7, 13-19, 25-29 odd, 6, 32. |
Thursday November 21 |
Ch. 4-3 "Properties of exponents" day 2 Power of power property and power of a product of quotient properies |
Page 172-173 #9, 11, 21, 23, 31-45, 49-59 odd, 36, 40. |
Friday November 22 |
Half day for conferences: Periods 1, 2,
and 3 only: Review of exponents: worksheet 11.3 |
Finish worksheet 11.3 |
Monday November 25 |
Half day for conferences: Periods 4, 5,
and 6 only: Review of exponents: worksheet 11.3 |
Finish worksheet 11.3 |
Tuesday November 26 |
Half day for conferences: Periods 1, 2,
and 3 only: Review of exponents: worksheets 11.4 and 11.5 only and Quiz on ch. 4-1 to 4-3 |
Finish worksheets 11.4 and 11.5 |
Wednesday November 27 |
Half day for conferences: Periods 4, 5,
and 6 only: Review of exponents: worksheets 11.4 and 11.5 only and Quiz on ch. 4-1 to 4-3 |
Finish worksheets 11.4 and 11.5 |
Monday December 2 |
Ch. 4-4 "Scientific notation" | Page 176-178 #1-43 odd, 47-55 odd and #10, 12. |
Tuesday December 3 |
Ch. 4-5 "Squares and square roots" | Page 184-185 #1-59 odd, 12, 50. |
Wednesday December 4 |
Today you will have a guest teacher: Review assignment: worksheets 5.16, 5.17, and 9.1 |
Finish the worksheet started in class. |
Thursday December 5 |
Ch. 4-6 "Estimating Square roots" | Page 188-189 #1-15 odd, 33-45 odd, and #40, 48. |
Friday December 6 |
Ch. 4-7 "The real numbers" | Page 197-198 #1-39 odd and #16, 48. |
Monday December 9 |
Ch. 4-8 "The Pythagorean Theorem" | Page 202-203 #1-23 odd, 27, 31 and #14, 24. |
Tuesday December 10 |
Ch. 4-9 "Applying the Pythagorean Theorem and its converse" | Page 206-207 #5, 7, 13, 15, 31, 33, and 28, *36 (*= ex. cr.) |
Wednesday December 11 |
POW: Coordinate geometry and the pythagorean theorem | Finish the problem of the week as needed. |
Thursday December 12 |
POW #2: Coordinate geometry and the pythagorean theorem | Finish the problem of the week as needed. |
Friday December 13 |
Review of the Pythagorean Theorem on
whiteboards and Quiz #10 |
None |
Monday December 16 |
Review for the chapter 4 test: Pretest day | Finish the pretest and study it.... test on Friday!!! If you know that you will not be here on that day, make arrangements to take the test early. |
Tuesday December 17 |
Review for the problem solving portion of the test: Guppy Mctuna's swim. | Finish the problem started in class. You may also wish to redo it to make sure that you've got it. Click here for a copy of the key. If you know that you will not be here on that day, make arrangements to take the test early. |
Wednesday December 18 |
Final Review for the test- game day: "The great one-on-one challenge" | Study the test as needed. If you know that you will not be here on that day, make arrangements to take the test early. |
Thursday December 19 |
Test ch. 4: Problem Solving section | Complete this
pretest. Answers are here. |
Friday December 20 |
Test ch. 4: Non-calculator section | None! :) |
Monday January 6 |
Ch. 5-1 "Ratios and proportions" and Ch. 5-2 "Ratios, Rates, and Unit rates" |
Page 224-225 #1-19 odd, 21, 10 and Page 228-229 #1-17 odd, 21, 4. |
Tuesday January 7 |
Ch. 5-4 "Solving Proportions" | Page 239-240 #1-19 odd, 27, 31, 6, 8. |
Wednesday January 8 |
Ch. 5-5 "Similar Figures" | Page 248-249 #1-25 odd, 6, 10. |
Thursday January 9 |
Ch. 5-7 "Indirect Measurement" | Page 258-259 #1-23 odd, 6, 8. |
Friday January 10 |
Ch. 5-8 "Scale Drawings and scale models" and Quiz on 5-1 to 5-8 |
Page 262-263 #1-19 odd, 29-37 odd, 6, 16. |
Monday January 13 |
Review of ch. 5 on whiteboards | Page #270-272 #1-2, 12, 24-27, 31-32, 34-35 (11 questions). |
Tuesday January 14 |
Ch. 5 Pretest | Study for tomorrow's test. If you would like to redo the pretest or check out its key, click here. |
Wednesday January 15 |
Ch. 5 Test | None |
Thursday January 16 |
Ch. 6-1 "Relating Decimals, Fractions, and Percents" | Page 284-285 #1-25 odd, 29-39 odd, 18, 26. |
Friday January 17 |
Review for Semester 1 Exam: Day 1 - "Mom, look what I learned" worksheet | Finish the worksheet we started in class and Optional but highly recommended study guide: click here and here. Elise, this is your ticket! Click here for the answer key. |
Tuesday January 21 |
Review for Semester 1 Exam: Day 2 | Study for the final. See the links above. |
Wednesday January 22 |
Final Exam for Semester 1: Non-calculator part. | None |
Thursday January 23 |
Final Exam for Semester 1: Calculator part. |
None |
Friday January 24 |
Ch. 6-3 "Finding Percents" | Page 293-294 #1-25 odd, 29, 31, 33, and 6, 30. |
Tuesday January 28 |
Ch. 6-4 "Finding a number when the percent is known" | Page 298-299 #1-43 odd, 6, 16. |
Wednesday January 29 |
Ch. 6-5 "Percent Increase and decrease" | Page 304-305 #1-31 odd, 4, 18. |
Thursday January 30 |
Ch. 6-6 "Using percents" | Page 308-309 #1-9, 11, 13, 15, 19. |
Friday January 31 |
Review of ch. 6 and quiz #1 | None because of Washington State holiday: The Seahawks are in the Superbowl!!!! |
Monday February 3 |
Ch. 7-1 "Angle Relationships" day 1 Vocabulary sheet Angles and Protractors - measurement estimation activity |
Page 332-334 #1-25 odd, 31-36 odd, 4, 14. DUE WEDNESDAY |
Tuesday February 4 |
Ch. 7-1 "Angle Relationships" day 2 Practice worksheets 11.3 and 119. |
Page 332-334 #1-25 odd, 31-36 odd, 4, 14. |
Wednesday February 5 |
Ch. 7-2 "Parallel and Perpendicular lines" day
1 Worksheet 11.5 |
Page 338-339 #1-21 odd, 2, 20. DUE FRIDAY |
Thursday February 6 |
Ch. 7-2 "Parallel and Perpendicular lines" day
2 Worksheets 123 and 124. |
Page 338-339 #1-21 odd, 2, 20. |
Friday February 7 |
Review of ch. 7-1 and 7-2 and Quiz #2. |
None |
Monday February 10 |
POW: The beastly angle problem | Finish the POW as needed. |
Tuesday February 11 |
Ch. 7-3 "Triangles" Worksheets 11.4 and 121 |
Finish worksheet 121 |
Wednesday February 12 |
Ch. 7-4 "Polygons" |
Page 345 #1-9, 22-27 and Page 349-351 #1-9, 22-25. Click here for a practice version of the Pass of Fail test. |
Thursday February 13 |
Pass or Fail Equations Test attempt #1 |
None - Have a good four day weekend. |
Tuesday February 18 |
Ch. 7-5 "Coordinate Geometry" and Pass or Fail Equations Test attempt #2 |
Page 355-357 #1-19 odd, 8, 14, 24 |
Wednesday February 19 |
Ch. 7-6 "Congruence" and Pass or Fail Equations Test attempt #3 |
Page 362-363 #1-29 odd, 2, 10. |
Thursday February 20 |
Ch. 7-7 "Transformations" day 1 | Page 366-368 #1-25 odd, 6, 16. |
Friday February 21 |
Ch. 7-7 "Transformations" day 2 and Geometry vocab quiz |
5 tasks worksheet |
Monday Febraury 24 |
Ch. 7-7 "Transformations" day 3 ... adding dilations to the mix |
4 tasks worksheet |
Tuesday February 25 |
POW: "Missing angle problem" | Finish the POW as needed. |
Wednesday February 26 |
Pretest | Finish the pretest and study for the test as if your grade depended on it. Because it does. |
Thursday February 27 |
Final review for the test: 6 key questions |
Finish the 6 key questions worksheet Redo the pretest as needed. Here is a copy along with the key. |
Friday February 28 |
Ch. 7 test | None |
Monday March 3 |
Ch. 9-1 "Samples and surveys" and Ch. 9-2 "Identifying sampling errors and bias" (dress code survey) |
Page 464-5 #1-7, 13, 15 and Page 469-470 #1-11 |
Tuesday March 4 |
Ch. 9-3 "Organizing data" (focus on Venn diagrams - soccer, football, base/softball) |
Page 473-475 #1-16. |
Wednesday March 5 |
Ch. 9-4 "Measures of central tendency" (MMMR using top 40 music) |
Page 479-480 #1-5, 12, 13, 16-18, 21-22. |
Thursday March 6 |
Review of ch. 9-1 to 9-4 on whiteboards | Page 488 #1-8. |
Friday March 7 |
Ch. 9-5 "Variability" a.k.a. "Box and Whisker
Plots" (sports mascots experiment) |
Page 484-486 #1-2, 5, 16, 22, 24. |
Monday March 10 |
Review of ch. 9-5 and Quiz on ch. 9-1 to 9-5 |
Page 484-486 #3, 4, 9, 10, 23, 25, 26. |
Tuesday March 11 |
Ch. 9-6 "Display Data" | Page 493-494 #2, 3, 5-12, 14. |
Wednesday March 12 |
Ch. 9-7 "Analysis Date Displays" | Page 498-499 #1-11, 15-16. |
Thursday March 13 |
Ch. 9-8 "Misleading Graphs and Statistics" | Page 502-503#1-14. |
Monday March 17 |
Ch. 9-9 "Scatter Plots" | Finish the "grandma and money scatter plot" |
Tuesday March 18 |
Ch. 9-9 day 2: The great latitude and temperature experiment | Finish the scatter plot that we started in class. |
Wednesday March 19 |
Ch. 9-10 "Choosing the best representation of
data" and Temperatures and latitude on TI-84 calcs. |
Page 512-513#1-10, 12, 14, 15. |
Thursday March 20 |
Quiz #3 - scatter plots | None |
Friday March 21 |
Review for the test: pretest | Finish the pretest |
Monday March 24 |
Final review for test on whiteboards | Study for the test |
Tuesday March 25 |
Test ch. 9 | None |
Wednesday March 26 |
Ch. 10-1, 10-2, and 10-3: Review of basic probability concepts |
Page 540 #6-9, 11-15. Page 547 #1-6, 8-16, 19-24 |
Thursday March 27 |
Review of area and perimeter in preparation for Geometric Probability | Finish the area and perimeter worksheet passed out in class. |
Friday March 28 |
Problem of the week: "Aunt Matilda's back yard project" | Finish the POW. |
Monday April 7 |
Ch. 10-4 "Independent and dependent events" |
Worksheet 8.12 and Page 552 #1-10, 17. |
Tuesday April 8 |
Ch. 10-4 "Independent and dependent events"
day 2 Probability experiments |
Page 552-553 #12-16, 19. |
Wednesday April 9 |
Ch. 10-5 "Making decisions and predictions" | Page 560-561 #1-16 |
Thursday April 10 |
Ch. 10-6 "The fundamental counting principle" | Page 566-568 #1-21, skip #5,11. |
Friday April 11 |
Review of chapters 10-1 to 10-6 and Quiz on ch. 10 |
None |
Monday April 14 |
Probability and Venn diagrams | Finish the "Theatrical masterpieces" Venn diagram we started in class. |
Tuesday April 15 |
More on Venn diagrams and probability and the 9 key probability questions |
Finish the Venn Diagram worksheet |
Wednesday April 16 |
15 minute quiz on probability and area and Game day: Men v. Women challenge |
None |
Thursday April 17 |
Pretest for ch. 10 on probability | Finish the pretest |
Friday April 18 |
MSP Prep day in lab 12 part 1 | None |
Monday April 21 |
MSP Prep day in lab 12 part 2 | None |
Tuesday April 22 |
Final review for ch. 10 test on whiteboards | |
Wednesday April 23 |
ch. 10 test | None |
The next quiz will be on : | Friday 4/11 | ch. 10-1 to 10-6 |
The next test will be on: | Wednesday 4/23 | ch. 10 |
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