Week of Nov.19-23, 2018DATE LESSON/ACTIVITY Mon. Nov.19, 2018 STEM CHALLENGE
Nov.20, 2018 Diagnostic Readiness on Chapter 5 GRAPHING LINEAR EQUATIONS Wedn.
Nov.21, 2018… 115 more words
L.5.1 Percent, Fractions, and Decimals
HW: P.5.1 GOOGLE CLASSROOM
Tues. 135 more words
There were just enough mathematically-themed comic strips last week to make two editions for this coming week. All going well I’ll run the other half on either Wednesday or Thursday. 1,003 more words
I used a visual/area model to introduce completing the square for the first time this year, and I’m kind of in love with it. I’ve touched on it in the past, but have mostly relied on an algebraic/factoring explanation — something along the lines of, “you know the two factors have to be the same to make a perfect square, so constant in the factored binomial has to be half the coefficient of the x-term” and then multiplied the binomials out to see what needed to be added. 278 more words