Sunday, February 11, 2018

PreCalculus Week of 02.12.2018-02.16.2018/

Tutoring: Friday morning and all afternoons by appt this week due to some unknown prom meetings

Assessment: Unit test is Thursday

This week, we continue with conics.
A quick sketch of the week:
Monday- parabolas
Tuesday ( sub) work on all conics
Wednesday- review day
Thursday- test day
Friday- enrichment with rewriting the conic

Have a great winter break!

Ms. Harrell

CRM- week of 02.12.2018-02.16.2018

Tutoring: Friday morning and afternoon by appointment this week due to unknown prom meetings

Assessment: Quiz on Friday

This week, we will start the equations unit with increasing difficulty each day. I will  run a little check on Monday to see the equation solving abilities of each student and adjust instruction accordingly.

I am out Tuesday due to a graduation meeting, so I will have the class do some work on equations.

Helpful websites:
https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/one-variable-linear-equations

https://quickmath.com/pages/modules/equations/index.php

http://www.montereyinstitute.org/courses/DevelopmentalMath/COURSE_TEXT2_RESOURCE/U10_L1_T2_text_final.html

Have a great winter break!

Ms. Harrell

Sunday, February 4, 2018

CRM week of 02.05.2018-02.09.2018

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessements: Unit test is Tuesday

This week:
Monday
Review for unit test on expressions

Tuesday
 unit test

Wednesday
 Equations day one (one step to two step equations)

Thursday
equations day two

Friday
 Equations practice of the intensity of days one and two.

Have a great weekend!
Ms. Harrell

PreCalculus week of 02.05.2018-02.09.2018

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: None this week, unit test next Wednesday

 This week, we look at ellipses, hyperbolas and parabolas. We will take t1.5 to 2  days per conic, so
Ellipses, M and  .5 Tuesday
Help: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/ellipse.htm

Hyperbolas, .5 Tuesday and Wednesday
Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/precalculus/conics-precalc/intro-to-hyperbolas/v/conic-sections-intro-to-hyperbolas

Parabolas. Thursday and Friday
Help: https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/parabola.html

Next week:
Monday, a combo of conics
Tuesday ( sub today) review sheet
Wednesday, unit test

Have a great weekend!
Ms. Harrell

Saturday, January 27, 2018

CRM week of 01.29.2018-02.02.2018

Tutoring: Course Extension all week in the afternoon, yet you can see me for some early morning tutoring ( 7:30 to 7:55) if needed. Please let me know if you plan to attend morning tutoring, so I arrive to the classroom early.

Assessment: Unit test is Friday

This week in CRM:
We look at the following:
Lunch Expressions
Shopping and Restaurant Expressions with sales Tax
Birthday Problem
Math Magic
Distributive Property
Factor with GCF

Have a great week!

Ms. Harrell

PreCalculus- week of 1.29.2018-02.02.2018

Tutoring: I have course extension all week, so I can run some early morning sessions as needed, yet you will need to make an appt so I know to come to school earlier ( 7:30 to 7:55) . I have duty at 7:55 AM.

Assessments: Unit test on Tuesday

This week in PreCalculus
We review on Monday for the test on Tuesday and most likely part two of the test is Wednesday.
We move on to conics on Thursday ( circles Thursday  and then ellipses on Friday).

Help:
https://www.khanacademy.org/math/precalculus/precalc-matrices

http://www.purplemath.com/modules/conics.htm


https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/intro-to-conics-alg2/conic-section-intro-alg2/v/introduction-to-conic-sections

Have a great weekend! Only two weeks to winter break!

Ms. Harrell




Friday, January 12, 2018

PreCalculus weeks of 01.16.2018-01.20.2018 and 01.22.2018-01.26.2018



 I will  make this post for two weeks, as the first week was only one day of school.

Open House:   Wednesday 01.24.2018 at 6pm. 

Tutoring- no afternoon appts this week or next week  due to Course Extension, see me for morning times

Assessments:  Unit Test projected to be early next week ( 1/29 or 1/30)

Tuesday, 01.16.2018
Class mastered multiplying matrices

Week of 01.22.2018
1) Determinants
2) Area of a Triangle using determinants
3) Inverse Matrices
4) Preview to System of Equations
5) System of Equations

Helpful websites:

https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/matrix-determinant.html ( Determinants)

http://mathforum.org/library/drmath/view/55063.html ( Area of a Triangle)

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/precalculus/precalc-matrices/solving-equations-with-inverse-matrices/v/matrix-equations-systems ( systems of equations)

We made it, our first 5 day week of the semester!

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell