01-21-13

Objective: Today we will continue to use the properties of exponents to simplify expressions envolving powers.

Assignment: Pg 411 #5-12, 22-26, 50-55

Objective: Today we will continue to use the properties of exponents to simplify expressions envolving powers.

Assignment: Pg 411 #5-12, 22-26, 50-55

01-17-13

Objective: Today we will use the properties of exponents to simplify expressions envolving powers.

Assignment: Pg 326 #4-40 even

Objective: Today we will use the properties of exponents to simplify expressions envolving powers.

Assignment: Pg 326 #4-40 even

01-16-13

Objective: Today we will take a test over the quadratic formula.

Assignment: NONE

Objective: Today we will take a test over the quadratic formula.

Assignment: NONE

01-11-13

Objective: Today we will review for a test on MONDAY.

Assignment: Study

Objective: Today we will review for a test on MONDAY.

Assignment: Study

01-10-13:

Objective: Today we will find the quadratic curve of best fit using appropriate technology.

Assignment: Pg 309 #6, 36

Objective: Today we will find the quadratic curve of best fit using appropriate technology.

Assignment: Pg 309 #6, 36

01-09-13:

Objective: Today we practiced working with quadratic equations.

Assignment: Worksheet 5.6

Objective: Today we practiced working with quadratic equations.

Assignment: Worksheet 5.6

01-08-13:

Objective: Today we used the discriminant to determine the number and types of solutions for a quadratic equation. We also applied quadratic equations to real-life situations.

Assignment: Pg 295 #10, 12, 14, 16, 75, 77

Objective: Today we used the discriminant to determine the number and types of solutions for a quadratic equation. We also applied quadratic equations to real-life situations.

Assignment: Pg 295 #10, 12, 14, 16, 75, 77

01-07-13:

Objective: Today we will solve quadratic equations using the quadratic formula.

Assignment: Pg 295 #4-8 even, 17-19 all

Objective: Today we will solve quadratic equations using the quadratic formula.

Assignment: Pg 295 #4-8 even, 17-19 all

12-06-12:

Objective: Today we will solve quadratic equations with complex numbers.

Assignment: Pg 277 #18-26 even, 44-54 even.

Objective: Today we will solve quadratic equations with complex numbers.

Assignment: Pg 277 #18-26 even, 44-54 even.

complex_numbers.pdf | |

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File Type: |

12-5-12:

Objective: Today we will take a test over factoring and square roots.

Assignment: TEST

Objective: Today we will take a test over factoring and square roots.

Assignment: TEST

12-4-12:

Objective: Today we will review for a test on Wednesday over sections 5.2 and 5.3.

Assignment: Review sheet

Objective: Today we will review for a test on Wednesday over sections 5.2 and 5.3.

Assignment: Review sheet

12-3-12

Objective: Today we will factor quadratic expressions by using the difference of two squares and the perfect square trinomial.

Assignment: Pg 261 #47-55, 58

Objective: Today we will factor quadratic expressions by using the difference of two squares and the perfect square trinomial.

Assignment: Pg 261 #47-55, 58

11-29-12 and 11-30-12

Objective: Today we worked word problems by extracting square roots.

Assignment: Pg 268 #69-70

Objective: Today we worked word problems by extracting square roots.

Assignment: Pg 268 #69-70

5.3_word_problems.ppt | |

File Size: | 193 kb |

File Type: | ppt |

11-28-12

Objective: Today we solved quadratic equations by extracting the square roots.

Assignment: Pg 267 #4-16 even, 32, 44, 52, 56, 60

Objective: Today we solved quadratic equations by extracting the square roots.

Assignment: Pg 267 #4-16 even, 32, 44, 52, 56, 60

11-27-12

Objective: Today we continued factoring quadratic expressions.

Assignment: Pg 260 #23, 25, 26, 35, 37, 44

Objective: Today we continued factoring quadratic expressions.

Assignment: Pg 260 #23, 25, 26, 35, 37, 44

11-26-12

Objective: Today we will factor quadratic expressions and solve quadratic euqations by factoring.

Assignment: Pg 260 #30-40 even, 46, 61, 62, 64

Objective: Today we will factor quadratic expressions and solve quadratic euqations by factoring.

Assignment: Pg 260 #30-40 even, 46, 61, 62, 64

factoring_7th.pdf | |

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File Type: |

11-13-12 and 11-14-12

Objective: We have reviewed for these two days in preparation for a test on Thursday over quadratic functions.

Assignment: Pg 945 #1-4, 6

Objective: We have reviewed for these two days in preparation for a test on Thursday over quadratic functions.

Assignment: Pg 945 #1-4, 6

11-12-12

Objective: Today we started to review section 5.1 for a test on Thursday.

Assignment: Worksheet

Objective: Today we started to review section 5.1 for a test on Thursday.

Assignment: Worksheet

11-06-12

Objective: Today we will use the vertex and intercept forms of a quadratic equation to graph the parabola.

Assignment: Pg 253 #5, 6, 10, 12, 17-19, 26, 32

Objective: Today we will use the vertex and intercept forms of a quadratic equation to graph the parabola.

Assignment: Pg 253 #5, 6, 10, 12, 17-19, 26, 32

11-05-12

Objective: Today we analyzed and graphed quadratic functions without technology.

Assignment: pg 253 #4, 20-23 find the vertex, axis of symmetry and sketch the graph.

Objective: Today we analyzed and graphed quadratic functions without technology.

Assignment: pg 253 #4, 20-23 find the vertex, axis of symmetry and sketch the graph.

11-02-12

Objective: Today we will take a test over matrices.

Assignment: None

Objective: Today we will take a test over matrices.

Assignment: None

11-01-12

Objective: Today we reviewed for a test on Friday over matrices.

Assignment: Study

Objective: Today we reviewed for a test on Friday over matrices.

Assignment: Study

10-31-12

Objective: Today we are working in groups as part of a review for a test on Friday.

Assignment: Matrices worksheet

Objective: Today we are working in groups as part of a review for a test on Friday.

Assignment: Matrices worksheet

10-30-12

Objective: Today we will solve a 3x3 system of equations.

Assignment: Pg 219 #40, 46, 50, Pg 227 #16, 26, 32

Objective: Today we will solve a 3x3 system of equations.

Assignment: Pg 219 #40, 46, 50, Pg 227 #16, 26, 32

10-29-12

Objective: Today we will evaluate determinants and use matrices to solve systems of equations.

Assignment: Pg 218 #12, 22, 36 Pg 227 #14

Objective: Today we will evaluate determinants and use matrices to solve systems of equations.

Assignment: Pg 218 #12, 22, 36 Pg 227 #14

10-25-12

Objective: TLI test Module 1

Assignment: None

Objective: TLI test Module 1

Assignment: None

10-24-12

Objective: Today we are finishing our review for the TLI module test on Thurday.

Assignment: Study

Objective: Today we are finishing our review for the TLI module test on Thurday.

Assignment: Study

10-23-12

Objective: Today we continued to multiply matrices and started to review for a TLI module test that will be on Thursday.

Assignment: Pg 211 #20, 22, 28, 30 and a review packet for the TLI moduel test.

Objective: Today we continued to multiply matrices and started to review for a TLI module test that will be on Thursday.

Assignment: Pg 211 #20, 22, 28, 30 and a review packet for the TLI moduel test.

10-22-12

Objective: Today we will add, subtract, multiply matrices by a scalar, and solve matrix equations.

Assignment: pg 203 #2, 3, 6-9, 12, 14, 30, 34, 36, 42

Objective: Today we will add, subtract, multiply matrices by a scalar, and solve matrix equations.

Assignment: pg 203 #2, 3, 6-9, 12, 14, 30, 34, 36, 42

10-19-12

Objective: Today we used systems of equations to solve real-life situations (word problems).

Assignment: Pg 142 #10, 58, Pg 155 #19

Objective: Today we used systems of equations to solve real-life situations (word problems).

Assignment: Pg 142 #10, 58, Pg 155 #19

10-18-12

Objective: Today we will solve systems of linear eqations graphically.

Assignment: Pg. 146 #1, 2, 3

Objective: Today we will solve systems of linear eqations graphically.

Assignment: Pg. 146 #1, 2, 3

systems_of_equations.pdf | |

File Size: | 298 kb |

File Type: |

10-17-12

Objective: Today we will solve systems of linear equations algebraically.

Assignment: Pg. 152 #4, 6, 8, 26, 54

Objective: Today we will solve systems of linear equations algebraically.

Assignment: Pg. 152 #4, 6, 8, 26, 54

10-16-12

Objective: Today we will be working on ACT Prep questions.

Assignment: ACT practice problems worked in class.

Objective: Today we will be working on ACT Prep questions.

Assignment: ACT practice problems worked in class.

10-15-12

Objective: Today we will be taking a nine weeks test.

Assignment: TEST!

Objective: Today we will be taking a nine weeks test.

Assignment: TEST!

10-11-12 through 10-12-12

Objective: We will be reviewing old tests in preparation for the nine weeks test on MONDAY!

Assignment: Study

Objective: We will be reviewing old tests in preparation for the nine weeks test on MONDAY!

Assignment: Study

10-10-12

Objective: Today we will start reviewing for the nine weeks test on Monday.

Assignment: Pg 61 #14-36 even, Pg. 133 #1-10, 12-16, 20, 21, 27

Objective: Today we will start reviewing for the nine weeks test on Monday.

Assignment: Pg 61 #14-36 even, Pg. 133 #1-10, 12-16, 20, 21, 27

10-09-12

Objective: Today we will have a test over the graphs of absolute value functions, piecewise and step functions, and linear inequalities.

Assignment: Test

Objective: Today we will have a test over the graphs of absolute value functions, piecewise and step functions, and linear inequalities.

Assignment: Test

10-08-12

Objective: Today we will go over the review sheet from Thursday.

Assignment: Study. Test tomorrow!

Objective: Today we will go over the review sheet from Thursday.

Assignment: Study. Test tomorrow!

10-05-12

Objective: Today we will go over the review sheet from Thursday. We will have a test on either Monday or Tuesday depending on the readiness of the students.

Assignment: Study.

Objective: Today we will go over the review sheet from Thursday. We will have a test on either Monday or Tuesday depending on the readiness of the students.

Assignment: Study.

10-04-12

Objective: Today we will review piecewise functions, linear inequalities, and absolute value functions in preparation for a test next week.

Assignment: WKS

Objective: Today we will review piecewise functions, linear inequalities, and absolute value functions in preparation for a test next week.

Assignment: WKS

10-03-12

Objective: Today we will continue to solve, with and without technology, absolute value equations written in one or two variables and graph solutions.

Assignment: Pg 126 #20, 24, 34, 36, 38, 40, 41

Objective: Today we will continue to solve, with and without technology, absolute value equations written in one or two variables and graph solutions.

Assignment: Pg 126 #20, 24, 34, 36, 38, 40, 41

10-02-12

Objective: Today we will solve, with and without technology, absolute value equations written in one or two variables and graph solutions.

Assignment: Pg 125 #1-7, 12-17

Objective: Today we will solve, with and without technology, absolute value equations written in one or two variables and graph solutions.

Assignment: Pg 125 #1-7, 12-17

absolute_val_graphs.pdf | |

File Size: | 251 kb |

File Type: |

10-01-12

Objective: Today we will recognize and apply, with and without technology, the concepts of linear inequalities.

Assignment: Pg 111 #6, 12, 24-26, 30, 33-35, 36, 38, 48, 49

Objective: Today we will recognize and apply, with and without technology, the concepts of linear inequalities.

Assignment: Pg 111 #6, 12, 24-26, 30, 33-35, 36, 38, 48, 49

intro_to_graphing_lin_inequalities.pdf | |

File Size: | 183 kb |

File Type: |

09-28-12

Objective: Today we finished our work with piecewise functions and worked problems with the greatest integer function.

Assignment: Look at videos on Youtube.com over the greatest integer function.

Objective: Today we finished our work with piecewise functions and worked problems with the greatest integer function.

Assignment: Look at videos on Youtube.com over the greatest integer function.

09-27-12

Objective: Today we will continue working with piecewise functions.

Assignment: WKS 2.7 B #15, 16, 20

Objective: Today we will continue working with piecewise functions.

Assignment: WKS 2.7 B #15, 16, 20

09-26-12

Objective: Today we will continue working with piecewise functions.

Assignment: WKS 2.7 a &b

Objective: Today we will continue working with piecewise functions.

Assignment: WKS 2.7 a &b

09-25-12

Objective: Today we graphed piecewise functions and then wrote the equations for the piecewise function when given a graph. Don't for get you can search Youtube.com to find examples of how to do this lesson. Go to Youtube.com and then search for "how to graph a piecewise function."

Assignment: Pg 117 #9, 10, 22, 35, 36, 38

Objective: Today we graphed piecewise functions and then wrote the equations for the piecewise function when given a graph. Don't for get you can search Youtube.com to find examples of how to do this lesson. Go to Youtube.com and then search for "how to graph a piecewise function."

Assignment: Pg 117 #9, 10, 22, 35, 36, 38

09-24-12

Objective: Today we learned to recognize piecewise functions and use them to model real-life situations.

Assignment: Pg 117 #5-8, 30, 36, 40

Objective: Today we learned to recognize piecewise functions and use them to model real-life situations.

Assignment: Pg 117 #5-8, 30, 36, 40

09-21-12

Objective: Test over linear regression.

Assignment: NONE

Objective: Test over linear regression.

Assignment: NONE

09-20-12

Objective: We are reviewing for a test over linear regression.

Assignment: Study

Objective: We are reviewing for a test over linear regression.

Assignment: Study

09-17-12

Objective: Today we will determine correlation and find the line of best fit for a set of data.

Assignment: Pg 103 #1-5, 8-10

Objective: Today we will determine correlation and find the line of best fit for a set of data.

Assignment: Pg 103 #1-5, 8-10

09-14-12

Objective: ACT Prep

Assignment: Students will be given problems similar to ACT problems to work in a timed test like environment. We will then review their answers and work on test taking strategies.

Objective: ACT Prep

Assignment: Students will be given problems similar to ACT problems to work in a timed test like environment. We will then review their answers and work on test taking strategies.

09-13-12

Objective:

Objective:

**Today we will take a test**over sections 2.1-2.4, functions, slope (rate of change), parallel and perpendicular lines, linear graphs, horizontal and vertical intercepts, point-slope form, slope intercept form, and direct variation equations.09-12-12

Objective: Today we will review sections 2.1-2.4, functions, slope (rate of change), parallel and perpendicular lines, linear graphs, horizontal and vertical intercepts, point-slope form, slope intercept form, and direct variation equations.

Assignment: TEST tomorrow!

Objective: Today we will review sections 2.1-2.4, functions, slope (rate of change), parallel and perpendicular lines, linear graphs, horizontal and vertical intercepts, point-slope form, slope intercept form, and direct variation equations.

Assignment: TEST tomorrow!

09-11-12

Objective: Today we learned to write and evaluate direct variation equations.

Assignment: Pg 95-96 #44-58 even and 26, 28

Objective: Today we learned to write and evaluate direct variation equations.

Assignment: Pg 95-96 #44-58 even and 26, 28

09-10-12

Objective: Today we used the slope intercept and point slope forms to write lineaer equations.

Assignment: Pg 95 #4-11, 34, 36

Objective: Today we used the slope intercept and point slope forms to write lineaer equations.

Assignment: Pg 95 #4-11, 34, 36

09-07-12

Objective: Today we will use the slope intercept form and the standard form of linear equations to graph the lines.

Assignment: Pg 86 #16-18, 28, 29, 34, 44, 46

Objective: Today we will use the slope intercept form and the standard form of linear equations to graph the lines.

Assignment: Pg 86 #16-18, 28, 29, 34, 44, 46

09-06-12

Objective: Today we determined the slopes of lines and classified the lines as parallel, perpendicular or neither.

Assignment: Pg 79 #2, 4, 6, 12, 13, 18, 32-35, 38

Objective: Today we determined the slopes of lines and classified the lines as parallel, perpendicular or neither.

Assignment: Pg 79 #2, 4, 6, 12, 13, 18, 32-35, 38

09-05-12

Objective: Today students will identify and graph linear functions then they will identify the domain and range of the function.

Assignment: Pg 71 #2-16 even, 17, 18, 20-32 even.

Objective: Today students will identify and graph linear functions then they will identify the domain and range of the function.

Assignment: Pg 71 #2-16 even, 17, 18, 20-32 even.

09-04-12

Objective: Today 1st period will do some ACT review and periods 7 & 8 will have a test.

Objective: Today 1st period will do some ACT review and periods 7 & 8 will have a test.

08-31-12

Objective: Today 1st period will have a test and periods 7 & 8 will do some ACT review. WE HAVE TO GET ACT SCORES UP!!!!!

Objective: Today 1st period will have a test and periods 7 & 8 will do some ACT review. WE HAVE TO GET ACT SCORES UP!!!!!

08-30-12

Objective: Today we reviewed for a test. 1st period will test on Friday and periods 7 & 8 will test on Tuesday due to the pep-rally schedule cutting classes short Friday afternoon.

Objective: Today we reviewed for a test. 1st period will test on Friday and periods 7 & 8 will test on Tuesday due to the pep-rally schedule cutting classes short Friday afternoon.

08-29-12

Objective: Today we solved inequalities and absolute value inequalities.

Assignment: Worksheet.

Objective: Today we solved inequalities and absolute value inequalities.

Assignment: Worksheet.

08-28-12

Objective: Today we solved absolute value equations and inequalities.

Assignment: Pg 53 #16, 20, 48, 50, 54, 58, 68, 69

Objective: Today we solved absolute value equations and inequalities.

Assignment: Pg 53 #16, 20, 48, 50, 54, 58, 68, 69

absolute_val_inequalities.pdf | |

File Size: | 305 kb |

File Type: |

08-27-12

Objective: Today we solved and graphed simple and compound inequalities.

Assignment: Pg 45 #13-18, 26, 34, 38, 40, 42

Objective: Today we solved and graphed simple and compound inequalities.

Assignment: Pg 45 #13-18, 26, 34, 38, 40, 42

inequalities.pdf | |

File Size: | 244 kb |

File Type: |

08-24-12

Objective: Today we combine all previous objectives and practiced them.

Assignment: Worksheet over sections 1.3 and 1.4

Objective: Today we combine all previous objectives and practiced them.

Assignment: Worksheet over sections 1.3 and 1.4

08-23-12

Objective: Today we solved equations and formulas for specific variables.

Assignment: Pg 29 #12-22 even (just solve for y), 24-27 all, 35, 36

Objective: Today we solved equations and formulas for specific variables.

Assignment: Pg 29 #12-22 even (just solve for y), 24-27 all, 35, 36

08-22-12

Objective: Today we used linear equations to solve real-life situations (a.k.a. word problems).

Assignment: Pg 22-23 #16, 43-47, 49

Objective: Today we used linear equations to solve real-life situations (a.k.a. word problems).

Assignment: Pg 22-23 #16, 43-47, 49

08-21-12

Objective: Today we solved linear equations.

Assignment: Pg. 22-23 #24-36 even

Objective: Today we solved linear equations.

Assignment: Pg. 22-23 #24-36 even

08-20-12

Welcome back to school! I hope everyone had a great first day. Today we covered rules, procedures, and expectations for the classroom. Tomorrow I will hand out textbooks and we will get started so everyone be PREPARED.

Welcome back to school! I hope everyone had a great first day. Today we covered rules, procedures, and expectations for the classroom. Tomorrow I will hand out textbooks and we will get started so everyone be PREPARED.