Saturday, April 25, 2015

week of April 27- May 1, 2015

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: Unit 4 test is Friday

Monday
Today, the class wraps up the PBL on car purchase. You will create a powerpoint of the car you chose to purchase.
Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/money/compound-interest.html
HW: None

Tuesday
Today, we look at logarithmic graphs and the characteristics
Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/graphlog.htm
HW: none

Wednesday
Today, we look at exponential graphs and the characteristics
Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/graphexp.htm
HW; None

Thursday and Friday
These two days include review for the unit test on Friday.
Help:http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/logs/log4/log47/log47.html
HW: None

Have a great weekend!
Ms. Harrell

Saturday, April 11, 2015

Weeks of April 13-24th, 2015

I am writing blog for the next two weeks as I will be very busy next weekend with prom preparations.


Tutoring ( week of April 13th): Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning
Tutoring ( week of April 20th): Thursday afternoon only this week due to prom and senior week activities.

 Week of April 13th
Monday
We are rested and ready for the final 6 weeks of the semester.
Grades are posted for the 12 week mark and grades are locked for the next week.
In class, we will study the rules of exponents.
Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/exponent.htm
HW: None

Tuesday
Today, we work on the exponents and rules with some practice in class. Also, we check in on the car project progress
Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/money/compound-interest.html
HW; None

Wednesday
It is the day to finish up the car project presentations in the media center. I will also run some videos of presentations
Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/economics-finance-domain/core-finance/interest-tutorial/compound-interest-tutorial/v/introduction-to-compound-interest
HW: None

Thursday
We look at "e" today and all of the properties of this special number. I think you will enjoy learning about this number.
Help:http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/e-eulers-number.html
HW: quiz tomorrow

Friday
It is time to show me what you know about "e" and exponents. Also, we explore transformations.
Help:http://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/transformations.html
HW; None

Have a great weekend!
Ms. Harrell

Week of April 20th ( Prom week, it will be busy in room 422 !)
Monday and Tuesday
These two days,  we review information for the SLO. I will give quick reviews of the various topics. Be ready to review!
HW: Review notes from class

Wednesday
You have the SLO today, be ready to shine!
HW: None

Thursday
This day is mainly a makeup/ retest day as first block is missed due to changing of the chairs practice. The other two blocks, 3rd and 4th, will run as makeup/ retest day.
Help: purplemath, khan videos
HW: None

Friday ( Prom is tonight, I have a sub all day)
I am out all day preparing for prom, the sub will have sheets for you to work on in class.
HW: None

Have a great weekend! I will try to rest after all of the prom preparations.

Ms. Harrell