## November 30, 2006

Algebra - Thursday, November 30

We practiced 6.3 on dry erase boards. Homework is a Moncrieff worksheet, both sides. We have a quiz tomorrow on 6.1-6.3 with a study session at 8:15 in the morning.

Posted by Moncrieff at 04:21 PM

BAG - Thursday, November 30

We went over 8.4, large and small percents. We did a worksheet in class together and workbook 8.4 practice is for homework. We will have a quiz on 8.1-8.4 on Monday with a study session on Monday at 8:15.

Posted by Moncrieff at 04:19 PM

## November 29, 2006

Algebra - Wednesday, November 29

We reviewed over WS 6.1 and 6.2. We completed a worksheet with practice on 6.3, solving compound inequalities. Notews were given, but no presents until tomorrow, sorry. :((

Posted by Moncrieff at 02:15 PM

BAg - Wednesday, November 29

We went over last night's homework on workbook 8.3. We went shopping!! We shopped through catalogs to come up with 20 items we would like to receive and calculated the discount and sale prices. Finish calculations for homework..

Posted by Moncrieff at 10:34 AM

Algebra - Tuesday, November 28

We went over p. 343 and worked with partners on worksheet 6.1 and 6.2. We will have a quiz on 6.1-6.3 on Friday with a study session on Friday morning at 8:15.

Posted by Moncrieff at 08:42 AM

## November 28, 2006

BAG - Tuesday, November 28

We went over homework on 8.1 and took notes on 8.2 and 8.3. Homework is 8,3 workbook, practice, all. You may use either the proportion method or the equation method, whichever you prefer.

Posted by Moncrieff at 09:45 AM

## November 27, 2006

Algebra - November 27

Chapter 5 tests were returned. Have tests signed and do test corrections tonight. I collected the cumulative review from last week on chapters 1-5 and answered questions. We went over sections 6.1 and 6.2 and had homework in the book, p. 343, 15-35, all. Be sure to solve, graph and check all problems. We will have a quiz on Friday on 6.1 - 6.3.

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:42 PM

Algebra - November 27

Chapter 5 tests were returned. Have tests signed and do test corrections tonight. I collected the cumulative review from last week on chapters 1-5 and answered questions. We went over sections 6.1 and 6.2 and had homework in the book, p. 343, 15-35, all. Be sure to solve, graph and check all problems. We will have a quiz on Friday on 6.1 - 6.3.

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:42 PM

BAG - November 27

We went over 8.1, using proportions. Homework is workbook 8.1, both study guide and practice, all problems.

Posted by Moncrieff at 09:51 AM

## November 17, 2006

Algebra -Friday, November 17

Chapter 5 test today....no presents!!

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:11 PM

BAG - Friday, November 17

Chapter 7 tests were returned....you guys are really improving!! Yeah! We did accelerated math. No presents....less than a week until we eat turkey!

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:11 PM

## November 14, 2006

Algebra - Tuesday, November 14

Quiz today on 5.5 and 5.6. No presents other than to start studying for our test on Friday on chapter 5!

Posted by Moncrieff at 11:13 AM

BAG - Tuesday, November 15

Great job! I am so excited to see the progress you guys are making! We went over 7.10 workbook and began our two day review for the test on Thursday. It was book work, p. 623, 7.1,7.2,7.3 (do evens 2-18) and turn to page 627 and do 7.8, 7.9 and 7.10, the left hand column. Solutions were given out so that you will check your answers, rework any problem you missed and come to class prepared to ask questions. Test is on Thursday with a study session on Thursday at 8:15.

Posted by Moncrieff at 11:12 AM

## November 13, 2006

Algebra - Monday, November 13

We went over worksheet 5.6 and worked on a worksheet that required you to change an equation from standard to slope and to identify the slope, x and y intercepts of the equations. This is due tomorrow. We have a quiz on 5.5 and 5.6 tomorrow with a study session tomorrow at 8:15. Our chapter 5 test is on Friday with a study session on Friday at 8:15.

Posted by Moncrieff at 02:28 PM

BAG - Monday, November 13

We went over solving inequalities, section 7.10 and graphing the solutions on a number line. We did workbook 7.10 study guide together in class and homework is 7.10 practice in the workbook, all. We will have our chapter 7 test on Thursday with a study session on Thursday at 8:15.

Posted by Moncrieff at 10:00 AM

## November 10, 2006

Algebra - Friday, November 10

We went over section 5.6, Standard form of a Linear Equation. We did worksheet 5.6 for homework. We will have a quiz on Tuesday on 5.5 and 5.6 with a study session on Tuesday morning.

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:39 PM

BAG - Friday, November 10

Hurray!!! We are doing so much better with our integers! We took an integer quiz today and I am so excited about the large number of 100's!!! We did accelerated math. No presents, but we do have the chapter 7 test next Thursday.

Posted by Moncrieff at 09:59 AM

## November 09, 2006

Algebra - Thursday, November 9

We went over homework from p. 303, section on point slope formula. We worked in pairs on worksheet 5.5, B and C which is due tomorrow. We will have a quiz on 5.5 and 5.6 next week and test on chapter 5 at the end of next week.

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:10 PM

BAG - Thursday, November 9

One of our hardest topics of the year!! We worked on dry erase boards to work on the workbook practice 7.9, solving equations with rational numbers. Homework is practice workbook 7.4, 1 - 18, all. We will have a test on chapter 7 next week.

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:07 PM

## November 08, 2006

Algebra - Wednesday, November 8

We went over the review packets from chapter 4 and 5.1-5.2. These were collected. We went over sections 5.5, Point Slope Form of a Linear Equation. Homework is p. 303, 19-55, odd.

Posted by Moncrieff at 01:18 PM

BAG - Wednesday, November 8

We graded the quiz re-take in class and happily they did MUCH BETTER! We took notes on 7.4 and 7.9 and did practice in the workbook study guide pages, 7.4 and 7.9. No presents today!!! We are going to spend one more day working together and then I will set you free!

Posted by Moncrieff at 11:06 AM

## November 06, 2006

Algebra - Monday, November 6

We finished the quiz from Friday and worked on a review from chapter 4 and 5.1 and 5.2. This will be due on Wednesday.

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:13 PM

Monday - November 6

We went over the quizzes that were not good!! Quiz corrections were copied down and we took a new quiz on adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions. This is just more proof to me that working with integer rules is weak. Please practice. Anyone that didn't finish the quiz in class has to finish for Wednesday at the first of class.

Posted by Moncrieff at 10:05 AM

## November 03, 2006

Lassiter - Parent's Night

Lassiter is hosting a Parent Night for all rising 8th graders.  They will be providing information regarding transition, placement and curriculum.  Please plan to attend on Tuesday, November 14 at 6:30 PM at Lassiter.

Posted by Moncrieff at 10:26 AM

Algebra - Friday, November 3

Quiz today on 5.1-5.3. No presents!! Enjoy your weekend....:)

Posted by Moncrieff at 09:49 AM

BAg -Friday, November 3

Quiz today on adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions. No presents!! Have a great weekend!

Posted by Moncrieff at 09:48 AM

## November 02, 2006

Algebra - Thursday, November 2

Signed tests were collected and we went over p. 288 from yesterday. Worksheet 5.3 was worked on during class and will be due tomorrow. We will also have quiz tomorrow on 5.1-5.3 tomorrow with a study session tomorrow morning at 8:15.

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:42 PM

Algebra - Thursday, November 2

Signed tests were collected and we went over p. 288 from yesterday. Worksheet 5.3 was worked on during class and will be due tomorrow. We will also have quiz tomorrow on 5.1-5.3 tomorrow with a study session tomorrow morning at 8:15.

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:42 PM

BAg - Thursday, November 2

We went over classwork from yesterday that was practice combining integers and rational numbers. We will have the quiz on Friday on 7.1, 7.2, 7.3 and 7.8. Practice worksheets were worked on during class and are due tomorrow.,

Posted by Moncrieff at 12:39 PM

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