Pre-AP Algebra 1
Pre-AP Algebra 1
Pre-AP Algebra 1
Pre-AP Algebra 1 and Algebra 1- Under files and documents - I have created review PowerPoint videos on factoring and dividing a polynomial by a binomial. I have attached the key with selected problems worked out for the Practice Factoring Worksheet. Please review the Factoring PowerPoint (s) and check your answers on the practice worksheet.
Pre-AP Geometry- I have added a folder with Extra Credit Challenging Snow Day Geometry Problems. Enjoy!
Announcement 3/7/17- After school tutoring will be available on Wednesday, March 8th from 3:00 to 4:30 and Wednesday, March 15th from 3:00 to 4:00. Tutoring is available in the morning, please contact me to confirm a day and time to come in for morning tutoring
Announcements 2/26/17- Tutoring will be available after school on Wednesday, March 1st from 3:00 to 4:30. All make up work and retakes must be done and turned in by Wednesday, March 1st for the interim grades.Tutoring is available in the morning except on Thursday (No tutoring on Thursday), please contact me to confirm a day and time to come in for morning tutoring.
Announcements 2/22/17-Tutoring will be available after school on Wednesday, February 22nd from 3:00 to 4:00 and Thursday, February 23rd from 3:00 to 4:30.
Tutoring is available in the morning, please contact me to confirm a day and time to come in for morning tutoring.
Announcements 2/11/17- Tutoring will be available after school on Tuesday, February 14th and February 16th,Thursday from 3:00 to 4:30.
Tutoring is available in the morning, please contact me to confirm a day and time to come in for morning tutoring
Announcements 2/5/17- Tutoring will be available after school on Thursday, February 9th from 3:00 to 4:30. Tutoring is available in the morning, please contact me to confirm a day and time to come in for morning tutoring.
Announcements 1/28/17 Online Casio Graphing Calculator Link has been added under useful links.
Tutoring will be available after school on Thursday, February 2nd from 3:00 to 4:30. Tutoring is available in the morning, please contact me to confirm a day and time to come in for morning tutoring.
Pre AP Algebra 1 & Algebra 1- Check answers to Benchmark Reviews 1 & 2 in files folders
Pre-AP Geometry - Keys for Trigonometric Ratios, Inverse, & Solving for Right Triangles are in the Unit 7 Folder.
Tutoring will be available after school on Wednesday 1/25 and Thursday 1/26 from 3:00 to 4:30.
All retakes and make up work must be completed by Friday, January 27th at 3:00 PM.
Algebra 1 & Pre-AP Algebra 1
Benchmark 1 Assessment will be on Friday, January 27th which will include learning targets from 1st nine weeks. Benchmark 2 Assessment will be on February 1st which will include the learning targets from 2nd nine weeks. The benchmark grades will be averaged and will count on the 3rd nine weeks grading period. Benchmark Assessments are similar format to SOL questions.
Pre-AP Geometry -Benchmarks 1 & 2 will count on 2nd Nine Weeks grading period.
Benchmark 1& 2 Reviews and Study Guide will be provided during class.
Announcements 1/15/17 - Tutoring will be available after school on Wednesday 1/18 and Thursday 1/19 from 3:00 to 4:30.
Algebra 1 & Pre-AP Algebra 1 - solutions to the systems word problem class worksheet has been posted under the file and documents link and within the class folders. The system unit 7 file has two pages of posted notes, video notes, answer keys, calendar/list of learning targets, and the review for unit 7(which will be handed out on Wednesday). Please make sure you tab over on the bottom to the next page in order to view all the posted material for this unit.
Announcement 1/7/17 - Tutoring will be available after school on Wednesday 1/11 and Thursday 1/12 from 3:00 to 4:30PM.
Announcement 1/2/17 - Tutoring is available on Thursday, January 5th from 3:00 to 4:30.
Test Corrections for Unit 5 and 6 are due on Friday, January 6th.
Announcement 12/18/16 - Happy Holidays and Happy New Year! Wishing you the best!
Unit 5 and Unit 6 Tests -Students will be allowed to complete test corrections to get partial credit back on their test. Please follow the directions that were given out during class. All test corrections are due by Friday, January 6th
Announcement 12/11/16- Tutoring is available in the after school on Monday, December 12th, Wednesday, December 14th, Thursday, December 15th and Friday, December 16th from 3:00 to 4:00PM
No tutoring on Tuesday, December 13th
Morning Tutoring from 7:30 AM to 8:00 AM on Monday, December 12th and Friday, December 16th.
Announcement 12/7/16 Tutoring on Thursday, December 8th from 3:00 to 4:30.
Happy Thanksgiving! Have a wonderful and safe holiday!
Tutoring will be available on Wednesday, November 30th from 3:00 to 4:30PM. Tutoring is available in the morning, please contact me to confirm a day and time to come in for morning tutoring.
Tutoring will be available on Wednesday, November 16th from 3:00 to 4:30PM. Benton Students applying to TJ- Math Review will be Wednesday from 4:30 to 6:00PM.
Tutoring is available the morning, please contact me to confirm a day and time to come for tutoring in the morning.
Algebra 1 and Pre- AP Algebra 1
All test corrections should be done by Thursday, November 17th. Students will be allow to retake unit 4 test on graphing linear equations during class. Students who do not have to retake or choose not to retake the test will be working on enrichment activity and review for unit 5 writing linear equations.
Please make sure that you complete your SOL Graded Review on Equations and Inequalities by Tuesday, November 15th and complete your five question take home quiz on writing linear equations by November 16th, Wednesday.
I have started posting under Files and Documents PowerPoint Videos of notes for unit 5 Writing Linear Equations. If you are absent and had difficulty with understanding the concept taught in class, please watch the PowerPoint Video. It's not perfect yet, but I am working making quality PowerPoint Videos to help reinforce learning of mathematical concepts taught in class. Another option is to watch math videos from Khan Academy at https://www.khanacademy.org/. Khan Academy has amazing math videos to review math topics.
All make up work and retakes on quizzes or tests must be done by Thursday November 3rd. Tutoring is available after school on Wednesday, November 2nd and Thursday, November 3rd from 3:00 to 4:30.
Benton Students who are applying to TJ High School - Math Review and Extensions will be available on Wednesday, November 10th and Wednesday, November 16th from 4:30 to 6:00 in room 1210.
For all classes- Unit 3 Test Corrections are due on Friday, October 28th.
Unit 3 Retakes For Algebra 1 and Pre-AP Algebra 1 will be done during class on Monday, October 31 if needed. Students are only required to retake problems missed on test. Please make sure that you have turned in your review packet for unit 3.
Students who made a 100 or choose not to retake unit 3 test will work on a graphing calculator activity and may work on unit 4 review packet during class on Monday.
Tutoring will be available on October 11th- Tuesday morning from 7:30 to 8:00AM and Tuesday afternoon from 3:00 to 4:30 PM.
Algebra 1 & Pre-AP Algebra 1
Unit 2 Retakes will be done during class on Wednesday, October 12th. Students are only required to retake problems missed on test. Please make sure you have completed the test corrections and unit 2 review (turned in) by Wednesday. You may check you answers in the file and document link under Algebra 1 or Pre-AP Algebra 1 unit 2. After you have completed the retake (if needed) in class, you will work on writing function rules and arithmetic sequence.
Pre-AP Geometry - Test Corrections (if needed) are due Wednesday, October 12th
Unit 2 Review Packet Answer Key is located in the file and documents link under Algebra 1, Pre-AP Algebra 1, Pre-AP Geometry under unit 2 folder. Please check your answers with the key.
Tutoring will be available after school from 3:00 to 4:30 on Monday, 9/26/2016, Wednesday 9/28/2016, and Thursday 9/29/2016. Recall activity bus only runs on Tuesdays and Thursdays. You will need to have a ride home on Monday and Wednesday.
Please have all make-up work and retakes done by Wednesday 9/28/2016 for your interim grade report.
Please make appointment with me for retakes during lunch or before school.
Algebra 1 & Pre-AP Algebra 1 Unit 2 Test on Equations & Inequalities is scheduled for Friday, 9/30/2016. This test will not be on the interim grade report.
- Unit 2 Review Packet on Equations & Inequalities is due on Friday 9/30/2016
Pre-AP Geometry Unit 2 Test on Logic will be on Tuesday, 10/04/2016. This test will not be on the interim grade report.
- Unit 2 Review Packet on Logic is due on Friday 10/03/2016
- Review packets are posted on my teacher page under the class files and documents
Back to School Night for 8th Grade is Thursday, September 15th! I am looking forward to meeting the parents and guardians at 7:00 PM.
Pre-AP Algebra 1 & Algebra 1Unit 1 Review Packet due on Friday 9/9/16. Please check your answers with the key posted on this page in the file document folders.
Unit 1 Expression SOL A.1 test will be on Friday 9/9/16.
Pre-AP Geometry - Unit1 Review Packet (Practice Test) is due on Monday, 9/12. Unit 1 Test SOL G.2,G.3,G.4 & G.12 Coordinate Geometry, Tools of Geometry, and Equations of a Circle will be on Tuesday, 9/13.
Tutoring will be on Tuesday, 9/6 from 3:00 PM to 4:30 PM after school and on Wednesday 9/7, Thursday, 9/8 and Friday 9/9 morning from 7:30 AM to 8:00AM. Thursday afternoon tutoring is canceled due to an appointment.
Algebra 1 and Pre-AP Algebra 1
Unit 1 Review Packet is due on Friday, September 9th. A copy of the review packet is located in the Algebra 1 files for unit 1 on this webpage.
Welcome to the new 2016 – 2017 school year! I look forward to meeting you. We are going to have an amazing year!
Please return to your homeroom teacher the following: Emergency Card signed on both sides (Check the information to make everything is correct) and Purple Agreement Form which includes Locker Agreement, Benton's Pledge, and Honor Code.
For Class- Return and Sign Class syllabus, complete Facebook information paper about yourself, and optional math maze.
Optional Math Summer Review is due by September 9th.
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