Thursday, January 24, 2013
Today's Goals:
  • Review and discuss Homework 3-16
  • Review and discuss Quick Quiz 3-4 (which we took yesterday)
  • Discuss the stock market and watch a BrainPop video about the stock market (username: gbredsmith, password: 54321)
  • Discuss and work in groups on journal pages 137-138 (worked on with partner in class yesterday...check and discuss today)
  • Homework: Homework 3-17

Wednesday, January 23, 2013
Today's Goals:
  • Review and discuss Homework 3-16
  • Review and discuss journal pages 135-136 (worked on with partner in class yesterday...check and discuss today)
  • Take Quick Quiz 3-4
  • Homework: Homework 3-16

Thursday, January 17, 2013
Today's Goals:
  • Schedule our classes for 7th grade in the computer lab with Mrs. Villaruel!

Friday, January 11, 2013
5th and 7th Hours:
  • MAP Testing TODAY!!! (in the computer lab)
  • Homework: If you didn't already turn in your blue registration sheet, bring it MONDAY! We will need it when we go into the lab to do our scheduling for next year's classes!
6th Hour:
Today's Goals:
  • Review and discuss Homework 3-12 (we will go over the Remembering side on Monday)
  • Review problems on journal p. 122-124 (we worked on these with partners yesterday in class)
  • Take Quick Quiz 3-3
  • Homework: If you didn't already turn in your blue registration sheet, bring it MONDAY! We will need it when we go into the lab to do our scheduling for next year's classes!

Thursday, January 10, 2013
5th and 7th Hours:
Today's Goals:
  • Review and discuss Homework and Remembering 3-12
  • Review problems on journal p. 122-124 (we worked on these with partners yesterday in class)
  • Take Quick Quiz 3-3
  • Homework: turn in blue registration form for Mrs. Villaruel by TOMORROW at the latest!!!
6th Hour:
  • MAP Testing TODAY!!! (in the computer lab)
  • Homework: turn in blue registration form for Mrs. Villaruel by TOMORROW at the latest!!!

Wednesday, January 9, 2013 - Late Start (Shortened Schedule!)
Today's Goals:
  • Review and discuss Remembering 3-11.
  • Identify problems as multiplication or division situations (journal p. 121)
  • Practice multiplying and dividing with fractions in a variety of problem situations (journal p. 122-124)
  • Homework: Homework and Remembering 3-12

Tuesday, January 8, 2013
Today's Goals:
  • Continue dividing fractions and whole numbers (journal pages 119-120)
  • Identify problems as multiplication or division situations (journal p. 121)
  • Practice multiplying and dividing with fractions in a variety of problem situations.

Monday, January 7, 2013
Warm-Up:
  1. Do at least one ThatQuiz.
  2. Check Infinite Campus. If you have missing work, WORK ON IT!
  3. With headphones on, play some math games on our MegaMath Wiki page.
Today's Goals:
  • Divide fractions and whole numbers (journal pages 117-119)
  • SSR - 20 minutes

Friday, January 4, 2013
Today's Goals:
  • Mrs. Villaruel will be meeting with us today to explain our 7th grade schedules and to tell us about "Elective" options. We will be picking our top 6 electives that we would like to take. Click here for more info on the elective options!

Thursday, January 3, 2013
Warm-Up:
  1. Check Infinite Campus. If you have missing work, WORK ON IT!
  2. With headphones on, play some math games on our MegaMath Wiki page.

Today's Goals:
  • Hand back papers
  • Important Reminder: If you want to take the retake of the Quick Quiz 3-2, you must come in at LUNCH TOMORROW, Friday, January 4th! There will be no reminders, so put this info into your daily planner and don't forget to come in!!! See me if you will need a pass to the front of the hot lunch line. If you're taking cold lunch, just come to my room first and you can go eat lunch when you're done.
  • Correct Homework and Remembering 3-10. Please hand in when you're finished if I did not collect it yet (if i already put it in the gradebook, it will have an "ok" written by me on it).
  • Take at least 2 thatquizzes.
  • Play some megamath games.

Wednesday, January 2, 2013
Warm-Up:
  1. Check Infinite Campus. If you have missing work, WORK ON IT!
  2. With headphones on, play some math games on our MegaMath Wiki page.

Today's Goals:

Friday, December 21, 2012
Warm-Up:
  1. Turn in orange extra credit packet. Today is the last day to turn this in for credit!
  2. Check Infinite Campus. If you have missing work, WORK ON IT!
  3. With headphones on, play some math games on our MegaMath Wiki page.

Today's Goals:
  • Review Quick Quiz 3-2
  • Lesson 3-10 - Multiplying with Fractions (multiply fractions by whole numbers and fractions by fractions

Wednesday, December 19, 2012
Warm-Up:
  1. Check Infinite Campus. If you have missing work, WORK ON IT!
  2. Work on your orange extra credit packet. It is due Friday, December 21st!!!
  3. With headphones on, play some math games on our MegaMath Wiki page.

Today's Goals:
  • Review Homework and Remembering 3-9
  • Review and discuss journal p. 111-112
  • Take Quick Quiz 2
  • When you finish your quiz, you may do the warm-up options in order!

Tuesday, December 18, 2012
Warm-Up: Take a timed fact test at thatquiz.com. Go to the page on this wiki titled "ThatQuiz Links" and choose a quiz that you still need to reach 93 or higher on!

Today's Goals:
  • Lesson 3-9 - Mixed Problem Solving
  • Review homework problems and the different cases of finding common denominators.
  • Discuss strategies for finding a common denominator.


Monday, December 17, 2012
Warm-Up: Read or work on extra credit

Today's Goals:
  • Lesson 3-9 - Mixed Problem Solving
  • Review homework problems and the different cases of finding common denominators.
  • Discuss strategies for finding a common denominator.

Friday, December 14, 2012
Warm-Up: Take a timed fact test at thatquiz.com. Go to the page on this wiki titled "ThatQuiz Links" and choose a quiz that you still need to reach 93% or higher on!

Today's Goals:
  • Lesson 3-8 - Finding a Common Unit Fraction
  • Review homework problems involving common denominators
  • Add, subtract, and compare fractions that have denominators that are not multiples or that have no common factor

Thursday, December 13, 2012
Today's Goals:
  • Lesson 3-7 - Equivalent Fractions or Decimals
  • Review homework problems involving subtraction of mixed numbers and ungrouping.
  • Write equivalent fractions and decimals to add, subtract, and compare