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Week of October 27-31

This week in Math:

 

Math 6 classes will begin their unit on Fractions. This week the students will find the LCM and GCF of numbers. They will simplify fractions, mixed numbers, and improper fraction. Plus the classes will begin to compare and order all types of fractions.

 

Pre-Algebra classes will begin their next Algebra unit by solving equations.

 

 

Week of October 20 – 24

This week in Math:

 

Math 6 classes will finish their unit on coordinate planes and review for their marking period test that is this week. The MP test will be given on Wednesday (Day 2) and Thursday (Day 1).

 

Pre-Algebra classes will finish their unit on Consumer Math and will have a test this week, Tuesday (Day 1) and Wednesday (Day 2).

Week of October 14-17

This week in math:

 

Math 6 classes will be identifying the coordinates of a point on the coordinate plane and graphing ordered pairs.

 

Pre-Algebra classes will continue their unit on Consumer Math. Students will work on mark-ups, discounts, and simple interest.

Week of October 6 – 10

This week in Math:

 

Math 6 classes will finish their Integer Unit and will have a TEST on Thursday (Day 2) and Friday (Day 1).

 

Pre-Algebra classes will continue their unit on consumer math. This week the classes will work on finding sales tax, tip, and percents of numbers.