## Wednesday, September 30, 2009

### Grades

Grades are now current. They are arranged by period and by student ID number. Any issues, ask me tomorrow.
Period 6 Links
Algebra Book Page 48
Algebra Book Page 49
Do #15-23 and #67-76

Period 1,3
Finish the handcuff worksheet we started in class

Period 2 Algebra: Finish the 6 fraction equations we did in class.

### Wednesday 9/30/09

Homework for period 6
Algebra Book Page 43-44 #15-23 and 67-76. The links to those pages will be in the next post.

Period 7 Algebra:
Solve #7 6/7x + 2/14 = 10/14
Solve #8 1/5x + 3/5 = 11/5

Period 1 Algebra Readiness : Handcuffs worksheet

Period 2: Next post

Period 3: Next post

## Monday, September 28, 2009

### Tuesday 9/29/09

There will be a substitute on Tuesday 9/29/09. There will be no homework for periods 1-4 this day. Please be kind and respectful to the substitute. The classwork will be easy, just do what he says and enjoy the day. I am going to a training on the Promethean board and will hopefully get us on the delivery list for our class set of computers.

### Monday 9/28/09

Having trouble printing to a pdf file. Will give out grades and post them when I can fix the problem

Algebra Readiness: In your book. Page 79 #32-40. Just like the classwork.

Algebra: Solve the problems we worked on in class. Period 2 #5-14
Period 7 #28 - 39 both on page 72

## Saturday, September 26, 2009

### Friday 9/26/09

I fell asleep. Sorry.

Algebra Readiness: Page 68 in your book. #1-16. Rules are the same as mulitplication. Look in your journal for the rules about the sign.

Algebra: Page 72 # 1-4. 2-step equations. Be sure to show your work.

Grades will be up later. Having trouble printing to make a pdf file.

## Thursday, September 24, 2009

### Thursday 9/24/09

Homework for ALgebra Period 2: Page 68, #1-12

Homework for algebra Readiness period 1: Finish the multiplication worksheet

## Wednesday, September 23, 2009

### Wednesday 9/23/09

Homework for periods 4,6,7 look at yesterdays posts.

Algebra Readiness: Finish the multiplication page. Same sign ends up positive, different signs make a negative.

## Tuesday, September 22, 2009

### Algebra Homework

Here are the links to the to pages the homework is on. They are each 5mb pdf files, they might take a little bit to download.

Page 54 (problems 1-10)

Page 55 Problems 31 - 36

### Tuesday 9/22/09

For periods 6,7 look at yesterdays post

Algebra Readiness: Finish pge 25, the handout on integers and absolute value

Algebra: Page 54, #1-10 and #31-36. I'll put the link to the problems in the next post.

## Monday, September 21, 2009

### Monday 9/21/09

Algebra Readiness: Finish the search and shade work. You have to do ALL the problems, but you do not have to do all the pictures.

Algebra: Page 48, #15 - 24. Use the distributive property to simplify the expressions.

## Sunday, September 20, 2009

### Friday 9/18/09

Algebra Readiness: Finish backside of subtraction worksheet. It is all addition, do not switch signs.

Algebra: Period 1 - The questions you did wrong on the quiz, redo on a seperate sheet and turn in Monday with the quiz. Be sure to show your work.

Period 7: Do the quiz. We will go over it on Monday.

### Thursday 9/20/09

Periods 4,6,7 See previous post

ALGEBRA READINESS: Finish the backside of the subtraction worksheet. It is all addition, do not switch anything. add as you normally would.

## Wednesday, September 16, 2009

### Wednesday 9/16/09

For Periods 6 an7, please see the previous post (yesterday)

Algebra Readiness

Finish the backside of the adding integers worksheet. When you are done, you will have done 95 addition problems.

Algebra: Do the 7 absolute value problems that where on the board. See below if you need the problems

1) |-11 + 6| =

2) -|10 + (-4)| =

3) 3|-2| + |-3| =

4) |-7| + |7| =

5) -|-4| + |-4| =

6) |-18 + 1| =

7) |-30| + |3| =

## Tuesday, September 15, 2009

### Tuesday 9/15/09

Algebra Readiness: Finish the five problems that were on the board. You have to evaluate the given expression for the given values.

Algebra: You are to find 5 rational and 5 irrational numbers and write them down.

Remember: Irrational numbers are 1) non repeating never ending decimals. 2) Square roots with no answer.

### Monday 9/14/2009

Algebra Readiness: Finish the worksheet from class (Math Challenge) and please make sure to write the answers to your equations.

Algebra: Finish the double cross (page 1 Algebra) from classwork.

Be sure to bring your homework tracking sheet to class tomorrow.

## Friday, September 11, 2009

### Textbook Distribution Schedule

You will receive all of your textbooks in your math class on the following days. Please make sure on your day you bring your student ID and a backpack to carry your books. Everyone has at least four books to carry.

Thursday 9/17 --- Period 6

Friday 9/18 --- Periods 4, 5, 7

Wednesday 9/23 --- Periods 1, 2, 3

### Friday 9/11/09

Algebra Readiness: Today we went over order of operations. There was no homework. Please bring your journal to class every day.

Algebra: We reviewed writing expressions. Please remember to bring your journal to class every day.

## Thursday, September 10, 2009

### Thursday 9/10/09

Please remember that from now on you have to bring your math journal to class everyday!! There is no homework today or tomorrow, we will start that next week.

## Wednesday, September 9, 2009

### Wednesday 9/9/09

Tomorrow!!! All students need to bring a math journal to class. We will start warmups, notes, and putting things in our journals. Target still has a pack of four for 60 cents.

Please also bring your class expectations back, and the graphing worksheet. The expectations will go in your journal, and you are turning in the graph for credit (your second grade).

### Tuesday 9/8/09

Tomorrow everyone should be bringing back their expectations signed by their parents. I am just checking off that everyone has them signed.

You should also have a spiral bound notebook just for your math journal. You have until Thursday to bring it.

## Friday, September 4, 2009

### Things you NEED for the first day (or two)

1) My room has changed to room 105, one door down.

2) It is VERY HOT!!! Don't wear pants. Shorts, light shirt, bring water to drink.

3) It is HOT!!

4) You will need a journal just for math. Standard spiral bound 80 page notebook is fine, or a composition book. This will be for MATH ONLY!! You will still need paper and a regular binder to keep other stuff in. This is new for this year.

Look forward to seeing you on Tuesday.

Mr. B.