Today in Math

This page provides a snapshot of our daily math lessons.  It is a good place to go for review or if you were absent and need to find out what you missed.

Friday, November 15
~Review DCP
~Lesson 12

Thursday, November 14
~Review homework for Chapters 9 and 10
~Pass back and review Computation Check 1
~Introduce Extension Projects

Wednesday, November 13
~Lesson 9

Tuesday, November 12
~Lesson 10

Monday, November 11
~Lesson 11

Friday, November 8
~Review the DCP
~Unit 2 Ratio Quiz #1

Thursday, November 7
~Computational Fluency Check #1 (Quarter 2)
~Ratio Review Packet

Wednesday, November 6
~Lesson 8

Tuesday, November 5
~Finish Lesson 7

Monday, November 4
~Quarter 1 Assessment Folder Review and Self-Evaluation
~Begin Lesson 7 (Double Number Line Diagrams)

Thursday, October 31
~Finish assessments, if needed
~Halloween-themed problem solving with ratios, fractions, and decimals

Wednesday, October 30
~Assessments:
Unit 1 Reassessment (optional)
Computation Check #4
Ratio Word Problems

Tuesday, October 29
~Unit 2 Lesson 6

Monday, October 28
~Unit 2 Lesson 5 Day 2


Friday, October 25
~Unit 2 Lesson 5

Thursday, October 24
~Review Unit 1 Assessment
~Use Khan Academy to reinforce areas needing additional practice

Wednesday, October 23
~Unit 2 Lesson 3 (Kool-Aid Math Lab)

Tuesday, October 22
~Practice drawing representations of ratios and writing sentences to describe ratios
~Problem solving with ratios

Monday, October 21
~Unit 2 Lesson 2


Friday, October 18
~Unit 2: Introducing Ratios
~Lesson 1

Thursday, October 17
~Complete Unit 1 Assessment
~Geometry Enricment 

Wednesday, October 16
~ Unit 1 Assessment

Tuesday, October 15
~ Unit 1 Review


Thursday, October 10
~Lesson 18: Surface Area of a Cube

Tuesday and Wednesday, October 8 and 9:
~Lesson 17: Squares and Cubes

Monday, October 7:
~Lesson 16: Distinguishing Between Surface Area and Volume

Friday, October 4:
~Review DCP and homework
~Pass back assessments
~Practice packet (Polyhedra, Finding area of triangles and parallelograms, etc.)

Thursday, October 3:
~Lesson 15: More Nets, More Surface Area

Wednesday, October 2:
~Lesson 14: Nets and Surface Area

Tuesday, Oct. 1:
~Lesson 13: Polyhedra

Monday, Sept. 30:
~Review last week's DCP
~Lesson 12: What is Surface Area?


Thursday, Sept. 26:
~Computational Fluency Check #2
~Unit 1 Area Quiz #2

Wednesday, Sept. 25:
~Review area of parallelograms, triangles, composite figures, plotting coordinates on graph

Tuesday, Sept. 24:
~Lesson 11: Polygons

Monday, Sept. 23:
~Lesson 10: Bases and Heights of Triangles


Friday, Sept. 20:
~Review DCP and book homework
~Mixed review activities (long division, area and perimeter)

Thursday, Sept. 19:
~Lessons 8 and 9: Area of Triangles

Wednesday, Sept. 18:
~Area Quiz #1

Tuesday, Sept. 17:
~Review Lessons 1-6 (prepare for Area Quiz)
~Pass back Computational Fluency Check 1

Monday, Sept. 16:
~Lesson 7: From Parallelograms to Triangles


Friday, Sept. 13:
~Review DCP
~Computation Quiz #1
~If time, Tangram Graphing Activity

Thursday, Sept. 12:
~Lesson 6: Area of Parallelograms

Wednesday, Sept. 11:
~Lesson 5: Bases and Heights of Parallelograms
~Graphing Parallelograms Activity

Tuesday, Sept. 10:
~Lesson 4: Parallelograms

Monday, Sept. 9:
~Warm-up: #32 from Summer Math Packet
~Lesson 3: Reasoning to Find Area


Friday, Sept. 6:
~Review the Daily Computation Practice Homework
~Complete Lesson 2

Thursday, Sept. 5:
~Unit 1: Area and Surface Area
   Lesson 2: Finding Area by Decomposing and Arranging

Wednesday, Sept. 4:
~Unit 1: Area and Surface Area
   Lesson 1: Tiling the Plane

Tuesday, Sept. 3:
~Warm-up - #36 from Summer Math Packet
~Passed out and labeled Illustrative Mathematics books for Units 1-3
~Practiced navigating websites (Mrs. Premus's and Illustrative Mathematics)


Friday, Aug. 30:
~Summer Math Packet Review
~Equivalent Fractions Practice

Thursday, Aug. 29:

~Tour of Math (Procedures, Good Habits, Routines) 
~Equivalent Fractions Pie