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Week of January 12 – 16

This week in Math:

Math 6 classes will finish their unit on converting, compare, and ordering percents, decimals, and fractions. There will be a TEST on percents and ratios on Thursday (Day 1) and Friday (Day 2).

 

PreAlgebra will finish up their unit on Types of Angles and will begin a new lesson Transformations. There will be a QUIZ on Angles on Thursday (Day 1) and Friday (Day 2).

Week of December 15 – 19

This week is Exam/Testing week at GMS.

 

All Math 6 and Pre-Algebra classes will be taking a Semester Test. The test is not an Exam. However, it is a test that will cover everything during both MP1 and MP2. Each student has a study guide that was sent to them in Schoology.

 

Testing Schedule:

Tuesday – Day 1 Blocks 1 and 3

Wednesday – Day 2 Blocks 1 and 3

Thursday – Day 1 Blocks 2 and 4

Friday – Day 2 Blocks 2 and 4

Week of December 1-5

This week in Math:

 

Math 6 classes will finish their unit on Fractions and will have a TEST at the end of the week, Thursday (Day 1) and Friday (Day 2).

 

Pre-Algebra classes will finish their unit on solving Inequality equations. There will be a TEST at the end of the week on both solving equations and inequalities, Thursday (Day 1) and Friday (Day 2).

Week of November 17 – 21

This week in Math:

 

Math 6 classes will continue their unit on Fractions. Students will be adding and subtracting Fractions and Mixed Numbers. There will be a QUIZ at the end of the week, Thursday (Day 2) and Friday (Day 1).

 

Pre-Algebra classes will begin their unit on solving inequality equations.

Week of November 10 – 14

This week in math:

 

The Math 6 classes will continue their unit on Fractions. This week they will be adding and subtracting fractions. They will have a QUIZ at the end of the week, Thursday (Day 1) and Friday (Day 2).

 

The Pre-Algebra classes will continue their unit on Equations. This week they will work on multiple step equations using the distributive property. They will have a QUIZ at the end of the week, Thursday (Day 1) and Friday (Day 2).

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.