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## October 27, 2005

I am posting this early as I will not be at school Friday.

FRIDAY'S homework:

Complete Set H, SYW. **Look at your notes** on converting improper fractions to mixed numbers.

Steps:

Divide the top number by the bottom number.

Ex. 23/7 = 23 divided by 7

Several problems from **this homework** will be a **quiz Monday.**

**Have your parents sign both your Test and Weekly Quiz and bring them to school Monday.**

Have a great weekend!!

Posted by Beals at 02:46 PM

Complete 'Cryptic Quiz', this is **not** a quiz. They simply used the word 'Quiz' in the title. SYW. Homework will be collected by my substitute tomorrow.

Posted by Beals at 01:36 PM

## October 26, 2005

Complete worksheet 17/34.

HINT: Look at your notes on multiplying fractions. **You must cross cancel when possible.** Simplify you answers when needed.

When adding fractions: Look at your notes on converting mixed numbers that contain an improper fraction. **You must convert.**

**Test tomorrow.**

Good luck!

Posted by Beals at 10:50 AM

## October 25, 2005

Complete Workbook section 7-3, practice page.

HINT: Look at the steps written in your notes for multiplying mixed numbers. **You must convert mixed numbers to improper fractions first.** You must rewrite the problems to do this -- so -- Do EVERY problem on notebook or graph paper. Circle, box, or highlight your answers.

Test Thursday.

Posted by Beals at 11:27 AM

## October 24, 2005

Complete Study Guide #6, SYW. Test **Thursday**.

Some students need to complete Friday's **"Writing Word Problem Solutions"** worksheet.

Don't let the Fraction Frenzy get YOU!

Posted by Beals at 10:42 AM

## October 21, 2005

Complete lesson 30, problems 1-25, SYW, circle, box, or highlight your answers. We will do problems A-E in class Monday.

Also, **Write Word Problem Solutions** for 2 (only 2) missed word problems from Lessons 26, 27, 28, **OR** 29.

There will be 3-5 quiz questions Monday morning from lesson 30, and we will have our Test Thurs. Practice, Practice.

Have a sunny weekend!

Posted by Beals at 02:30 PM

## October 20, 2005

Complete Lesson 29, __ SYW__ on graph or notebook paper. Correct mistakes on Lesson 28, SYW. Circle, box, or highlight your answers.

Students were warned earlier this week that there would be a notebook check Wed., Thurs., or Fri. We didn't get to it Wed. or today, so the **"surprise"** notebook check will probably be tomorrow.

We will have a __ test next Wed.__ Don't let the 'Fraction Frenzy' get you!

Posted by Beals at 10:11 AM

## October 19, 2005

Complete lesson 28, SYW on notebook or graph paper. Remember to circle, box or highlight your answers. Some questions from the homework will be quiz questions tomorrow.

Posted by Beals at 09:10 AM

## October 18, 2005

Complete lesson 27. SYW on graph or notebook paper. Some questions from the homework will be quiz questions tomorrow.

Posted by Beals at 08:32 AM

## October 17, 2005

Complete Worksheets for Lesson 26, SYW.

Posted by Beals at 03:25 PM

## October 13, 2005

Workbook lesson 7-5, practice page. Problems 1-8 can be done in the workbook, problems 9-33 need to be done on graph or notebook paper, SYW. Remember to include any "letters" (variables) in your answer when necessary.

For any student that missed more than 5 on Tues. or Wed's. homework, please correct your mistakes.

Have a wonderful weekend!

Posted by Beals at 02:23 PM

## October 12, 2005

I am out today for an inservice, however, the class does have a worksheet to complete for homework tonight.

Posted by Beals at 12:01 PM

## October 11, 2005

Math workbook, lesson 7-2, practice page. **SYW** - in the workbook (if you write small and can still read it) **or** on separate graph or notebook paper.

Get Friday's test signed by a parent.

Remember the steps for multiplying fractions:

1. **Cancel** if possible (cancel across)

2. Multiply numerators

3. Multiply denominators

4. **Simplify** if needed

Posted by Beals at 10:43 AM

## October 10, 2005

Complete worksheet G on separate notebook or graph paper. Rewrite each problem as "X" fractions.

Correct mistakes on Friday's homework.

Posted by Beals at 02:54 PM

## October 07, 2005

Complete worksheet Set F on graph or notebook paper, SYW.

Agendas have a note for parents to sign today's test, however, the grading and corrections were not finished in class today. Students will be working on them again Monday, then the tests will go home for parent signatures.

Posted by Beals at 01:02 PM

## October 06, 2005

Complete Fraction Subtraction worksheet, SYW.

**Test tomorrow** Study for test. There will be a study session Friday morning at 8:15. I will pick-up students from the theater.

Posted by Beals at 02:46 PM

## October 05, 2005

Complete study guide, SYW. **Test Friday**

Don't let the "Fraction Frenzy" get YOU!!

Posted by Beals at 08:28 AM

## October 04, 2005

Complete worksheet packet #25. Show your work on a separate sheet of notebook or graph paper.

**Test Friday** The study guide will go home on Wednesday. Reviewing worksheet packets # 21, 22, 23, 24, and 25 will also be a great help. I suggest focusing on problems you missed.

Posted by Beals at 09:12 AM