Tutoring: Monday afternoon only

Assessments; Final exam 2nd is Tuesday and 3rd is Wednesday

Monday

Final regular day of class and we will review for the final exam and I will have a key for your use too.

HW: Study for the final exam

It is always a pleasure to teach a group of seniors the fourth math and this math is a new one filled with lots of review and thinking too. Hope you had a great semester, hope I was able to expand your math knowledge and hope you have a great 2nd semester, feel free to stop by room 911 to say hello.

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, December 17, 2016

### Week of 12.19.2016 PreCalculus

Tutoring: Monday afternoon

Assessments: Final Exam is Tuesday

Monday

It is the last day of review and you will take a very short quiz on vectors. I will have the rest of the review sheet and hopefully a key.

HW; Study for final exam

It is a pleasure to teach a wonderful group of juniors and seniors and all of you are a great class. This is my first time to teach PreCalculus and we all made it. Hope you have a great second semester, feel free to stop by room 911 to say hello.

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Final Exam is Tuesday

Monday

It is the last day of review and you will take a very short quiz on vectors. I will have the rest of the review sheet and hopefully a key.

HW; Study for final exam

It is a pleasure to teach a wonderful group of juniors and seniors and all of you are a great class. This is my first time to teach PreCalculus and we all made it. Hope you have a great second semester, feel free to stop by room 911 to say hello.

Ms. Harrell

## Friday, December 9, 2016

### Week of 12.12.2016 College Readiness Math

Tutoring: Please see Ms. Harrell for days this week due to a changing schedule

Assessments: Test on systems of equations on Wednesday or Thursday

Some websites:

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-systems-of-equations

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-system-of-equations/alg-equivalent-systems-of-equations/v/solving-systems-of-equations-by-elimination

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-systems-of-equations/alg-basics-intro-to-systems-of-equations/e/graphing_systems_of_equations

Monday

We look at systems of equations today ( graphing) and substitution

HW: None

Tuesday

Take two on systems of equations ( elimination today) and we look at a combo of all methods on one system of equations

HW: None

Wednesday

It is a mini test today on systems of equations

HW: None

Thursday

We look at some probability topics today

HW; None

Friday

Review for the final exam

Hw: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Test on systems of equations on Wednesday or Thursday

Some websites:

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-systems-of-equations

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-system-of-equations/alg-equivalent-systems-of-equations/v/solving-systems-of-equations-by-elimination

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-systems-of-equations/alg-basics-intro-to-systems-of-equations/e/graphing_systems_of_equations

Monday

We look at systems of equations today ( graphing) and substitution

HW: None

Tuesday

Take two on systems of equations ( elimination today) and we look at a combo of all methods on one system of equations

HW: None

Wednesday

It is a mini test today on systems of equations

HW: None

Thursday

We look at some probability topics today

HW; None

Friday

Review for the final exam

Hw: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### Week of 12.12.2016 PreCalculus

Tutoring: Please see Ms. Harrell for the times this week due to a changing schedule.

Assessments: Wrap up of the unit test on Trig Identities

Monday

You will finish the unit test on trig identities and I will allow class converstations today. I will give some hints today.

HW; None

Tuesday

We start on vectors today, add, subtract and multiply

HW; None

Wednesday

Day two of vectors and some probability

HW: None

Thursday

Review day for the SLO and final exam too.

HW: Review for the SLO

Friday

SLO today, be ready to think!

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Wrap up of the unit test on Trig Identities

Monday

You will finish the unit test on trig identities and I will allow class converstations today. I will give some hints today.

HW; None

Tuesday

We start on vectors today, add, subtract and multiply

HW; None

Wednesday

Day two of vectors and some probability

HW: None

Thursday

Review day for the SLO and final exam too.

HW: Review for the SLO

Friday

SLO today, be ready to think!

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, December 3, 2016

### Pre Calculus week of 12.5.2016

tutoring: Monday afternoon, morning to be determined, see me in class

Assessments: Test on Thursday

Monday

It is trig identities take three today ( simplify by factoring and like denominators)

Hw; None

Tuesday

We solve trig identities today.

HW: None

Wednesday

Review of trig identities is the focus today.

HW; None

Thursday

A day to shine on the unit assessment ( open note and maybe partner :))

HW; None

Friday]

We start vectors today!

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### CRM- week of 12.5.2016

tutoring: Monday afternoon for sure, morning to be determined, see me in class

Assessments: Unit test on Thursday

Monday

It is time to review graphing lines.

HW: None

Tuesday

And we write equations of lines today.

HW: None

Wednesday

A combination of graphing lines and writing equations of lines from the graph. also, we review for a unit test.

HW; Test tomorrow, finish review

Thursday

The day to shine!

HW; None

Friday

New unit today with systems of equations ( focus is elimination)

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Unit test on Thursday

Monday

It is time to review graphing lines.

HW: None

Tuesday

And we write equations of lines today.

HW: None

Wednesday

A combination of graphing lines and writing equations of lines from the graph. also, we review for a unit test.

HW; Test tomorrow, finish review

Thursday

The day to shine!

HW; None

Friday

New unit today with systems of equations ( focus is elimination)

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Tuesday, November 22, 2016

### Week of 11.28.2016 College Readiness Math

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: quiz likely on Friday

Monday

Welcome back from the break! today, we look over the area and perimeter quizzes and make any needed changes. Also, we look at rational equations and isolating a variable.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvrtnl.htm

HW; None

Tuesday

We are moving to unit 4 and we solve linear systems of equations.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-systems-of-equations

HW; None

Wednesday

It is day two of systems of equations and we look at elimination

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/systems-of-linear-equations/solving-any-system-of-linear-equations/e/systems_of_equations

HW; None

Thursday

Day 3 of systems of equations, look at word problems today

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-system-of-equations/alg-equivalent-systems-of-equations/v/solving-systems-of-equations-by-elimination

HW; None

Friday

It is your day to shine, quiz on systems of equations.

Help:http://www.regentsprep.org/regents/math/algebra/AE3/AlgSysAdd.htm

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: quiz likely on Friday

Monday

Welcome back from the break! today, we look over the area and perimeter quizzes and make any needed changes. Also, we look at rational equations and isolating a variable.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvrtnl.htm

HW; None

Tuesday

We are moving to unit 4 and we solve linear systems of equations.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-systems-of-equations

HW; None

Wednesday

It is day two of systems of equations and we look at elimination

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/systems-of-linear-equations/solving-any-system-of-linear-equations/e/systems_of_equations

HW; None

Thursday

Day 3 of systems of equations, look at word problems today

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-system-of-equations/alg-equivalent-systems-of-equations/v/solving-systems-of-equations-by-elimination

HW; None

Friday

It is your day to shine, quiz on systems of equations.

Help:http://www.regentsprep.org/regents/math/algebra/AE3/AlgSysAdd.htm

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus week of 11.28.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Quick wrap up to unit 3 ( Law of Sines and Cosines on Tuesday)

Monday

Welcome back from the break! Today, we learn how to find the area of a triangle using Heron's formula and another area formula using trig functions

Help: https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/herons-formula.html

HW; None

Tuesday

Today, you take a little quiz part two on area of a triangle and I will add this part to parte one of the quiz to make one unit test grade. In terms of a quiz grade, I will use the test grade as a quiz grade too.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/geometry-home/geometry-volume-surface-area/heron-formula-tutorial/v/heron-s-formula

HW: None

Wednesday

It is the day to start trig identies, be ready to use the reciprocal identities for the most part.

Help:http://www.sosmath.com/trig/Trig5/trig5/trig5.html

HW; None

Thursday

It is trig identities part two today, be ready to think :))

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-equations-and-identities

HW; None

Friday

We run trig equations today, and we use our identities to rewrite the expressions.

Help:https://www.symbolab.com/solver/trigonometric-identity-calculator

HW; None

Have a great weekend! Dance Concert Friday night and Saturday night.

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quick wrap up to unit 3 ( Law of Sines and Cosines on Tuesday)

Monday

Welcome back from the break! Today, we learn how to find the area of a triangle using Heron's formula and another area formula using trig functions

Help: https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/herons-formula.html

HW; None

Tuesday

Today, you take a little quiz part two on area of a triangle and I will add this part to parte one of the quiz to make one unit test grade. In terms of a quiz grade, I will use the test grade as a quiz grade too.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/geometry-home/geometry-volume-surface-area/heron-formula-tutorial/v/heron-s-formula

HW: None

Wednesday

It is the day to start trig identies, be ready to use the reciprocal identities for the most part.

Help:http://www.sosmath.com/trig/Trig5/trig5/trig5.html

HW; None

Thursday

It is trig identities part two today, be ready to think :))

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-equations-and-identities

HW; None

Friday

We run trig equations today, and we use our identities to rewrite the expressions.

Help:https://www.symbolab.com/solver/trigonometric-identity-calculator

HW; None

Have a great weekend! Dance Concert Friday night and Saturday night.

Ms. Harrell

## Friday, November 11, 2016

### Week of 11.14.2016--College Readiness Math

Tutoring: Friday afternoon and Wednesday morning

Assessments: Test wrap up on Monday and mini quiz on Friday

Monday

We are finishing the unit 3 test and looking at area and perimeter of irregular shapes

Help:http://www.mathplayground.com/area_perimeter.html

HW; None

Tuesday

We look at area and perimeter of shapes again today, creating some unique shapes on graph paper

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hqqtumES-rQ

HW: None

Wednesday

It is plotting points and determining the type of figure graphed using the distance formula

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/quadrilaterals.html ( general information here, yet you can see the various types of figures)

HW; Study for the quiz

Thursday

Review of area and perimeter of irregular shapes and shape determination.

Help:http://www.skillsyouneed.com/num/polygons.html

HW; None

Friday

Your day to shine on area and perimeter. We will review the concepts via a warmup and whiteboards and then quiz time

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/reference/perimeters

HW; None

Have a good break!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Test wrap up on Monday and mini quiz on Friday

Monday

We are finishing the unit 3 test and looking at area and perimeter of irregular shapes

Help:http://www.mathplayground.com/area_perimeter.html

HW; None

Tuesday

We look at area and perimeter of shapes again today, creating some unique shapes on graph paper

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hqqtumES-rQ

HW: None

Wednesday

It is plotting points and determining the type of figure graphed using the distance formula

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/quadrilaterals.html ( general information here, yet you can see the various types of figures)

HW; Study for the quiz

Thursday

Review of area and perimeter of irregular shapes and shape determination.

Help:http://www.skillsyouneed.com/num/polygons.html

HW; None

Friday

Your day to shine on area and perimeter. We will review the concepts via a warmup and whiteboards and then quiz time

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/reference/perimeters

HW; None

Have a good break!

Ms. Harrell

### Week of 11.14.2016 PreCalculus

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Wrap up of test on Monday and mini quiz on Friday

Monday

Today, you finish the test on trig functions and inverse trig functions. Then, we move into the law of sines

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/geometry-home/right-triangles-topic/law-of-sines-geo/e/law_of_sines

HW:None

Tuesday

It is law of sines today, be ready to use the formula.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/trig-sine-law.html

HW; None

Wednesday

It is law of cosines today and area of a triangle.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/geometry-home/right-triangles-topic/law-of-sines-geo/v/law-of-sines

HW; None

Thursday

It is combo day to solve real world problems using law of sines or cosines.

Help:http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/lcos.html

HW: Review for the quiz

Friday

You have a mini quiz on law of sines and cosines.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/trig-cosine-law.html

HW; None

Have a great break!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Wrap up of test on Monday and mini quiz on Friday

Monday

Today, you finish the test on trig functions and inverse trig functions. Then, we move into the law of sines

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/geometry-home/right-triangles-topic/law-of-sines-geo/e/law_of_sines

HW:None

Tuesday

It is law of sines today, be ready to use the formula.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/trig-sine-law.html

HW; None

Wednesday

It is law of cosines today and area of a triangle.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/geometry-home/right-triangles-topic/law-of-sines-geo/v/law-of-sines

HW; None

Thursday

It is combo day to solve real world problems using law of sines or cosines.

Help:http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/lcos.html

HW: Review for the quiz

Friday

You have a mini quiz on law of sines and cosines.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/trig-cosine-law.html

HW; None

Have a great break!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, November 5, 2016

### College Readiness Week of 11.7.2016

Tutoring: Thursday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessment: Test part on Thursday and part two of test on Friday

Monday

Today, we look at area of two televisions and area/ perimeter of a figure

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/geometry/hs-geo-foundations/hs-geo-area/v/perimeter-and-area-basics

HW; None

Tuesday

Holiday, enjoy the day off!

Wednesday

It is day one of review for unit three , you will need to think in class.

Help: http://www.montereyinstitute.org/courses/DevelopmentalMath/COURSE_TEXT2_RESOURCE/U07_L2_T2_text_final.html

HW; None

Thursday

Day two of review for unit three, be ready to think again

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hqqtumES-rQ

HW; Finish review sheet

Friday

Test day, you shall shine!

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessment: Test part on Thursday and part two of test on Friday

Monday

Today, we look at area of two televisions and area/ perimeter of a figure

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/geometry/hs-geo-foundations/hs-geo-area/v/perimeter-and-area-basics

HW; None

Tuesday

Holiday, enjoy the day off!

Wednesday

It is day one of review for unit three , you will need to think in class.

Help: http://www.montereyinstitute.org/courses/DevelopmentalMath/COURSE_TEXT2_RESOURCE/U07_L2_T2_text_final.html

HW; None

Thursday

Day two of review for unit three, be ready to think again

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=hqqtumES-rQ

HW; Finish review sheet

Friday

Test day, you shall shine!

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus week of 11.7.2016

Tutoring: Thursday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Test on Friday

Monday

today, we look at inverse trig functions and use unit circle to simplify

Help:http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Extras/AlgebraTrigReview/InverseTrig.aspx

HW; None

Tuesday

Holiday, enjoy the day off!

Wednesday

It is some more practice of the unit, graphing and inverse trig functions

Help:http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Extras/AlgebraTrigReview/InverseTrig.aspx

http://www.themathpage.com/atrig/inversetrig.htm

HW; None

Thursday

It is review day, so I will facilitate the class only, no new material :))

Help:http://www.regentsprep.org/regents/math/algtrig/att7/othergraphs.htm

HW: Finish Review sheet

Friday

Test day, be ready to shine!

Have a great weekend, one week to a break!

Ms Harrell

Assessments: Test on Friday

Monday

today, we look at inverse trig functions and use unit circle to simplify

Help:http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Extras/AlgebraTrigReview/InverseTrig.aspx

HW; None

Tuesday

Holiday, enjoy the day off!

Wednesday

It is some more practice of the unit, graphing and inverse trig functions

Help:http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Extras/AlgebraTrigReview/InverseTrig.aspx

http://www.themathpage.com/atrig/inversetrig.htm

HW; None

Thursday

It is review day, so I will facilitate the class only, no new material :))

Help:http://www.regentsprep.org/regents/math/algtrig/att7/othergraphs.htm

HW: Finish Review sheet

Friday

Test day, be ready to shine!

Have a great weekend, one week to a break!

Ms Harrell

## Saturday, October 29, 2016

### Week of 10.31.2016-11.4.2016 College Readiness Math

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessment: Quiz late in the week

No homework all week!

Monday

Happy Halloween1

Today, we finish up the questions with the scale drawing and look at other conversion problems.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-seventh-grade-math/cc-7th-geometry/cc-7th-scale-drawings/v/constructing-scale-drawings

Tuesday

It is the day to look at the conversion with height and weight of the students

Help:http://www.metric-conversions.org/length/feet-to-inches.htm

Wednesday

The day to look at area, surface area and volume of figures and a review for the unit.

Help:http://www.math.com/tables/geometry/surfareas.htm

Thursday

A prefinal exam assessment, you do not study for this assessment. We continue with volume today

Help:http://www.math.com/tables/geometry/volumes.htm

Friday

A little quiz to wrap up the measurement unit is today, I will run a quiz preview before the quiz.

Help: ( check any previous websites for the unit)

Have a great weekend!

Assessment: Quiz late in the week

No homework all week!

Monday

Happy Halloween1

Today, we finish up the questions with the scale drawing and look at other conversion problems.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-seventh-grade-math/cc-7th-geometry/cc-7th-scale-drawings/v/constructing-scale-drawings

Tuesday

It is the day to look at the conversion with height and weight of the students

Help:http://www.metric-conversions.org/length/feet-to-inches.htm

Wednesday

The day to look at area, surface area and volume of figures and a review for the unit.

Help:http://www.math.com/tables/geometry/surfareas.htm

Thursday

A prefinal exam assessment, you do not study for this assessment. We continue with volume today

Help:http://www.math.com/tables/geometry/volumes.htm

Friday

A little quiz to wrap up the measurement unit is today, I will run a quiz preview before the quiz.

Help: ( check any previous websites for the unit)

Have a great weekend!

### Week of 10.31.2016-11.4.2016 PreCalculus

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Testing: Assessment on Wednesday or Thursday

Monday

Happy Halloween!

Today, we look at cotangent graphs and a combo of all trig graphs. It is a graphing frenzy.

HW; None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/triggrph3.htm

Tuesday

We are off to the inverse trig function today, and the composition of trig functions. Be ready to use the unit circle

HW; None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-equations-and-identities/inverse-trig-functions/v/inverse-trig-functions-arcsin

Wednesday

And it is more inverse trig today with a look at the creation of a triangle in the correct quadrant to find another trig function. This lesson will take some thinking

HW; none

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGU74wbZMLg

Thursday

It is a pre final assessment on the CTLS program and an assessment on the inverse trig graphs and trig functions.

HW: None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphtrig.htm

Friday

yes, it is Friday and we look at trig identities. You will have to think today!

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-equations-and-identities

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Testing: Assessment on Wednesday or Thursday

Monday

Happy Halloween!

Today, we look at cotangent graphs and a combo of all trig graphs. It is a graphing frenzy.

HW; None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/triggrph3.htm

Tuesday

We are off to the inverse trig function today, and the composition of trig functions. Be ready to use the unit circle

HW; None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-equations-and-identities/inverse-trig-functions/v/inverse-trig-functions-arcsin

Wednesday

And it is more inverse trig today with a look at the creation of a triangle in the correct quadrant to find another trig function. This lesson will take some thinking

HW; none

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGU74wbZMLg

Thursday

It is a pre final assessment on the CTLS program and an assessment on the inverse trig graphs and trig functions.

HW: None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphtrig.htm

Friday

yes, it is Friday and we look at trig identities. You will have to think today!

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-equations-and-identities

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, October 22, 2016

### Week of 10.24.2016 College Readiness Math

Tutoring Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessement : TBA

Monday

It is time to review the conversions via the cards and to create a real world word problem

HW; None

Tuesday

We look at scale drawings

HW; None

Wednesday

You create a scale drawing of a marked off picture

HW; None

Thursday

It is meaasurement day, be ready to use a ruler

HW: Assessment in class on Friday

Friday

It is a mini test today on the conversion units and the scale drawing.

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessement : TBA

Monday

It is time to review the conversions via the cards and to create a real world word problem

HW; None

Tuesday

We look at scale drawings

HW; None

Wednesday

You create a scale drawing of a marked off picture

HW; None

Thursday

It is meaasurement day, be ready to use a ruler

HW: Assessment in class on Friday

Friday

It is a mini test today on the conversion units and the scale drawing.

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### Week of 10.24.2016 ( PreCalculus)

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Take home test on Monday and quiz on Friday

Monday

It is timhttp://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphtrig3.htme to write equation of the graphed function and the take home test will be given.

Help:

HW: Take Home test is due Wednesday

Tuesday

Today, you learn the tangent and cotangent graphs.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/triggrph2.htm

HW: Take home test is due tomorrow.

Wednesday

It is the secant and cosecant graphs today.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-function-graphs

HW; None

Thursday

Combo day of trig graphs

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-function-graphs

HW; Study for assessement

Friday

In class assessment

HW; none

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Take home test on Monday and quiz on Friday

Monday

It is timhttp://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphtrig3.htme to write equation of the graphed function and the take home test will be given.

Help:

HW: Take Home test is due Wednesday

Tuesday

Today, you learn the tangent and cotangent graphs.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/triggrph2.htm

HW: Take home test is due tomorrow.

Wednesday

It is the secant and cosecant graphs today.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-function-graphs

HW; None

Thursday

Combo day of trig graphs

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trig-function-graphs

HW; Study for assessement

Friday

In class assessment

HW; none

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Sunday, October 16, 2016

### College Readiness Math

Tutoring: Thursday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Quiz on Friday ( likely)

Monday

Today, you finish the unit two test and explore units with heart rates.

HW; None

Tuesday ( picture day)

We look at miles per gallon versus gas cosumption and the creation of a mathematical model.

HW: None

Wednesday ( PSAT)

We only have 2nd today, so the class will be a continuation of the gas consumption and modeling

HW: None

Thursday

A look at ratios and proportions to solve problems

HW: None

Friday

A quick quiz is possible today and a look at the Golden Ratio and measurements of objects in terms of varying units

Help:http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/golden-ratio.html

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quiz on Friday ( likely)

Monday

Today, you finish the unit two test and explore units with heart rates.

HW; None

Tuesday ( picture day)

We look at miles per gallon versus gas cosumption and the creation of a mathematical model.

HW: None

Wednesday ( PSAT)

We only have 2nd today, so the class will be a continuation of the gas consumption and modeling

HW: None

Thursday

A look at ratios and proportions to solve problems

HW: None

Friday

A quick quiz is possible today and a look at the Golden Ratio and measurements of objects in terms of varying units

Help:http://www.mathsisfun.com/numbers/golden-ratio.html

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus week of 10.17.2016

Tutoring: Friday afternoon and Thursday morning

Assessments: unit test on Friday

Monday

Today, we look at how to graph sine and cosine graphs with vertical shift and/ or phase shifts

Help: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphtrig3.htm

HW; none

Tuesday

( Short class due to picture day)

Today, we look at the writing the equation of a graphed sine or cosine function

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-trig-functions/alg-constructing-sinusoids/v/trig-function-equation

HW; none

Wednesday

No class today ( PSAT day)

Thursday

It is the wrap up of sine and cosine graphs and review for a test

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/graphs-of-sine-cosine-tangent/v/we-graph-domain-and-range-of-sine-function

HW; Study for test

Friday

I hope you can test on graphing sine and cosine functions

HW; None

Have a great weekend

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: unit test on Friday

Monday

Today, we look at how to graph sine and cosine graphs with vertical shift and/ or phase shifts

Help: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphtrig3.htm

HW; none

Tuesday

( Short class due to picture day)

Today, we look at the writing the equation of a graphed sine or cosine function

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-trig-functions/alg-constructing-sinusoids/v/trig-function-equation

HW; none

Wednesday

No class today ( PSAT day)

Thursday

It is the wrap up of sine and cosine graphs and review for a test

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/graphs-of-sine-cosine-tangent/v/we-graph-domain-and-range-of-sine-function

HW; Study for test

Friday

I hope you can test on graphing sine and cosine functions

HW; None

Have a great weekend

Ms. Harrell

## Friday, October 7, 2016

### PreCalculus week of 10.10.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Monday

It is test day, your day to shine.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/unit-circle.html

HW; None

Tuesday

Today, we start with the graphing of the trig function, ( sin is the feature of the day)

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/graphs-of-sine-cosine-tangent/v/we-graph-domain-and-range-of-sine-function

HW; None

Wednesday

The graph of cosine is showcased today

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/trig-sin-cos-tan-graphs.html

HW; None

Thursday

It is combo day, sine and cosine together and the start of tangent

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/trig-sin-cos-tan-graphs.html

HW; none

Friday

Tangent is the continued feature of the day and a combo of all 3 funcctions.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/graphs-of-sine-cosine-tangent/v/tangent-graph

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

I hope to see you at the homecoming dance.

Ms. Harrell

Monday

It is test day, your day to shine.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/unit-circle.html

HW; None

Tuesday

Today, we start with the graphing of the trig function, ( sin is the feature of the day)

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/graphs-of-sine-cosine-tangent/v/we-graph-domain-and-range-of-sine-function

HW; None

Wednesday

The graph of cosine is showcased today

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/trig-sin-cos-tan-graphs.html

HW; None

Thursday

It is combo day, sine and cosine together and the start of tangent

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/trig-sin-cos-tan-graphs.html

HW; none

Friday

Tangent is the continued feature of the day and a combo of all 3 funcctions.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/graphs-of-sine-cosine-tangent/v/tangent-graph

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

I hope to see you at the homecoming dance.

Ms. Harrell

### College Readiness week of 10.10.2016

Tutoring: Friday afternoon and Wednesday morning

Assessments: Quiz on Monday and test on Thursday and Friday

Homecoming Week, hope to see you dressed up with the Spirit Days.

Monday

It is the day for you to shine, quiz day, You shall look over tasks 1 to 4 for unit two.

Help;http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Classes/Alg/SolveLinearEqns.aspx

HW: None

Tuesday

We move along to linear inequalities today, you can use your linear equation solving skills.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/linear-equations.html

HW; none

Wednesday

We are working on linear inequalities again today and I hope you have great success. Also, you will isolate variables in an equation. Finally, you will review for the unit test.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/ineqlin.htm

HW; Study for test

Thursday

It is part one of the test today after review time

Help:http://www.virtualnerd.com/middle-math/equations-functions/expressions/equation-solution-definition

HW; Study for part two of the test

Friday *( Pep Rally today)

It is part two of the test today with review ahead of the assessment.

Help:http://www.icoachmath.com/math_dictionary/equivalent_equations.html

HW; none

Have a great weekend, hope to see many of you at the homecoming dance,.

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quiz on Monday and test on Thursday and Friday

Homecoming Week, hope to see you dressed up with the Spirit Days.

Monday

It is the day for you to shine, quiz day, You shall look over tasks 1 to 4 for unit two.

Help;http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Classes/Alg/SolveLinearEqns.aspx

HW: None

Tuesday

We move along to linear inequalities today, you can use your linear equation solving skills.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/linear-equations.html

HW; none

Wednesday

We are working on linear inequalities again today and I hope you have great success. Also, you will isolate variables in an equation. Finally, you will review for the unit test.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/ineqlin.htm

HW; Study for test

Thursday

It is part one of the test today after review time

Help:http://www.virtualnerd.com/middle-math/equations-functions/expressions/equation-solution-definition

HW; Study for part two of the test

Friday *( Pep Rally today)

It is part two of the test today with review ahead of the assessment.

Help:http://www.icoachmath.com/math_dictionary/equivalent_equations.html

HW; none

Have a great weekend, hope to see many of you at the homecoming dance,.

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, October 1, 2016

### College Readiness Math week of 10.3.2016

Tutoring: Thursday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessment: Quiz on Friday

Monday

It is review day of all concepts learned before the break. Also, we look at interpretation of equations.

HW; None

Help: ( minimal on the web)

Tuesday

It is the interpretation of equations today with minimal teacher assistance.

HW: None

Wednesday

Today, we move on to the quadratic equations

Help: https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/quadratic-equation.html

Hw; None

Thursday

Equation day again as we study equations in unit two. The focus will be quadratic equations again today.

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/quadratics

HW ; Study for the unit test by completing review sheet

Friday

It is quiz day, so I hope you are ready for the assessment. I will give a detailed quiz preview in class.

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessment: Quiz on Friday

Monday

It is review day of all concepts learned before the break. Also, we look at interpretation of equations.

HW; None

Help: ( minimal on the web)

Tuesday

It is the interpretation of equations today with minimal teacher assistance.

HW: None

Wednesday

Today, we move on to the quadratic equations

Help: https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/quadratic-equation.html

Hw; None

Thursday

Equation day again as we study equations in unit two. The focus will be quadratic equations again today.

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/quadratics

HW ; Study for the unit test by completing review sheet

Friday

It is quiz day, so I hope you are ready for the assessment. I will give a detailed quiz preview in class.

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus week of 10.3.2016

Tutoring: Thursday morning and Friday afternoon and Ms. Keller has tutoring on Wednesday afternoons.

Assessment: Test is likely on Friday

Monday

Welcome back from the week off, hope you are rested and ready to learn more of the trig unit.

I will not have your quizzes graded today as I took a full week off from the school work. I will do my best to have the quizzes on Tuesday.

Today, we review the 4 items from the quiz ( solve the triangle, trig values and quadrants, degrees, minutes, seconds and finding trig values given a point). Then, we look at to switch between degrees and radians and the unit circle.

HW; None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/unit-circle-definition-of-trig-functions/v/unit-circle-definition-of-trig-functions-1

Tuesday

Today, you finish up the unit circle and learn how to read the unit circle.

HW; Memorize the unit circle

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/unit-circle.html

Wednesday

It is reference angles and coterminal angles day, all are based on a formula, that I will allow you to discover :))

HW: None

Help:http://www.mathwarehouse.com/trigonometry/reference-angle/finding-reference-angle.php

Thursday

It is review day, be ready to review all concepts

HW: Review sheet

Help:http://hotmath.com/hotmath_help/topics/coterminal-angles.html

Friday

Test day, shine !!

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessment: Test is likely on Friday

Monday

Welcome back from the week off, hope you are rested and ready to learn more of the trig unit.

I will not have your quizzes graded today as I took a full week off from the school work. I will do my best to have the quizzes on Tuesday.

Today, we review the 4 items from the quiz ( solve the triangle, trig values and quadrants, degrees, minutes, seconds and finding trig values given a point). Then, we look at to switch between degrees and radians and the unit circle.

HW; None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/unit-circle-definition-of-trig-functions/v/unit-circle-definition-of-trig-functions-1

Tuesday

Today, you finish up the unit circle and learn how to read the unit circle.

HW; Memorize the unit circle

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/unit-circle.html

Wednesday

It is reference angles and coterminal angles day, all are based on a formula, that I will allow you to discover :))

HW: None

Help:http://www.mathwarehouse.com/trigonometry/reference-angle/finding-reference-angle.php

Thursday

It is review day, be ready to review all concepts

HW: Review sheet

Help:http://hotmath.com/hotmath_help/topics/coterminal-angles.html

Friday

Test day, shine !!

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, September 17, 2016

### College Readiness Math week of 09.19.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: A quiz is on Tuesday and unit test is TBA

Monday

today, we look the most in depth linear equations with some practice for you! Also, we look at the second dice trick.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-basic-eq-ineq/alg-old-school-equations/v/algebra-linear-equations-1

HW; Study for quiz

Tuesday

You shall shine on the unit two quiz and we explore the equations and the story behind the equation.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/one-variable-linear-equations/alg1-linear-eq-word-probs/v/basic-linear-equation-word-problem ( there is minimal information available in relation the writing of a story for the linear equation)

HW; None

Wednesday

Today, you look writing stories for equations and solving word problems related to linear equations.

Help:http://www.mathgoodies.com/lessons/vol7/equations.html

HW; None

Thursday

We look at linear inequalities today and the relation to the linear equation. Also, we look at rearranging equations for a specified variable.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/one-variable-linear-inequalities/alg1-two-step-inequalities/v/solving-inequalities

We look at linear inequalities today and the relation to the linear equation. Also, we look at rearranging equations for a specified variable.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/one-variable-linear-inequalities/alg1-two-step-inequalities/v/solving-inequalities

HW: Study for unit mid assessment

Friday

It is time for a mid unit assessment with a reflection of the unit thus far.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/test-prep/sat/sat-math-practice/new-sat-heart-of-algebra/v/sat-math-h6-easier

HW: None

Enjoy the week off !

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus week of 09.19.2016

tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon. Also, Ms. Keller runs tutoring on Wednesday afternoons in her room

Assessments: Quiz this week ( maybe Tuesday)

Monday

Today, we look at solve the triangle, change degrees to degrees, minutes and seconds.

Help:http://www.augustatech.edu/math/molik/DegreesTransparency.pdf

HW; Study for quiz

Tuesday

Today, we change degrees to radians, find trig function values given an ordered pair, find varying trig values given a trig value and the sign of another trig value.

Help: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/radians.htm

HW: None

Wednesday

We look at reference angles and coterminal angles today. Also, a look at the unit circle with the values of the sine and cosine functions.

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/reference/circles-trigonometry

HW; Study the unit circle

Thursday

Moving along in the unit, we look at arc lengths and review for the half unit assessment with a focus on the unit circle.

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/reference/circles-trigonometry

HW Study for assessment

Friday

It will be a mid unit assessment on types of angles, right triangle trig and the unit circle

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trigonometry-right-triangles/trig-solve-for-a-side/v/example-trig-to-solve-the-sides-and-angles-of-a-right-triangle

HW; None

Enjoy the week off!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quiz this week ( maybe Tuesday)

Monday

Today, we look at solve the triangle, change degrees to degrees, minutes and seconds.

Help:http://www.augustatech.edu/math/molik/DegreesTransparency.pdf

HW; Study for quiz

Tuesday

Today, we change degrees to radians, find trig function values given an ordered pair, find varying trig values given a trig value and the sign of another trig value.

Help: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/radians.htm

HW: None

Wednesday

We look at reference angles and coterminal angles today. Also, a look at the unit circle with the values of the sine and cosine functions.

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/reference/circles-trigonometry

HW; Study the unit circle

Thursday

Moving along in the unit, we look at arc lengths and review for the half unit assessment with a focus on the unit circle.

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/reference/circles-trigonometry

HW Study for assessment

Friday

It will be a mid unit assessment on types of angles, right triangle trig and the unit circle

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/trigonometry-right-triangles/trig-solve-for-a-side/v/example-trig-to-solve-the-sides-and-angles-of-a-right-triangle

HW; None

Enjoy the week off!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, September 10, 2016

### College Readiness Math week of 09.12.2016

Tutoring: Tuesday morning and Friday afternoon ( I have a morning meeting on Wednesday)

Assessments: Possible quiz on Friday

Monday

We finish the unit test and work word problems with algebraic expressions. We will run a dice trick in class and analyze why it works.

Help:http://www.mathgoodies.com/lessons/vol7/expressions.html

HW; None

Day one of the new unit, Linear equations, today the equations have a coefficient of one.. I want to ensure all students have the foundation for equations.

Help:http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/linear-equations.html

HW; none

Day two of equations, moving to coefficient not equal to one equations to ensure all students master the concept.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-basic-eq-ineq/alg-old-school-equations/v/algebra-linear-equations-1

HW; None

We move along to the variables on both sides equations using all of the foundational skills of equation solving.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-eighth-grade-math/cc-8th-linear-equations-functions

HW; Study for quiz

Today, you will have a quiz on equations, of varying degrees of difficulty. I am sure all of you will do a fantastic job. AFter the quiz, you will solve equations with distributive property and/or variables on both sides

Help:http://www.studygs.net/equations.htm ( explore the site, some good materials in there and some material is more advanced than needed)

HW; None

Enjoy the weekend, one week to the September break!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Possible quiz on Friday

Monday

We finish the unit test and work word problems with algebraic expressions. We will run a dice trick in class and analyze why it works.

Help:http://www.mathgoodies.com/lessons/vol7/expressions.html

HW; None

__Tuesday__Day one of the new unit, Linear equations, today the equations have a coefficient of one.. I want to ensure all students have the foundation for equations.

Help:http://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/linear-equations.html

HW; none

__Wednesday__Day two of equations, moving to coefficient not equal to one equations to ensure all students master the concept.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-home/alg-basic-eq-ineq/alg-old-school-equations/v/algebra-linear-equations-1

HW; None

__Thursday__We move along to the variables on both sides equations using all of the foundational skills of equation solving.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/cc-eighth-grade-math/cc-8th-linear-equations-functions

HW; Study for quiz

__Friday__Today, you will have a quiz on equations, of varying degrees of difficulty. I am sure all of you will do a fantastic job. AFter the quiz, you will solve equations with distributive property and/or variables on both sides

Help:http://www.studygs.net/equations.htm ( explore the site, some good materials in there and some material is more advanced than needed)

HW; None

Enjoy the weekend, one week to the September break!

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus Week of 09.12.2016

Tutoring: Tuesday morning and Friday afternoon ( I have a meeting on Wednesday morning)

Assessments: Unit Test on Conics is Tuesday, I will have the review sheet ready with a key in class on Monday

Monday

Today, it is review day, take two with the review sheet ready with a key. I will have a key for the Think/Tac/Toe sheet.

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

HW: Study for the unit test

Tuesday

It is the day to shine! Test day is here, you will do a great job on the assessment, bring your blue sheet to class.

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

HW; None

Wednesday

We kick off the new unit of intro to trig with the unit circle ( I will make you think) , reference angles and degrees/ radians. I hope you enjoy this new unit.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/unit-circle.html

HW; None

Thursday

Day two of the new unit with a focus on reference angles today.

Help:http://www.mathwarehouse.com/trigonometry/reference-angle/finding-reference-angle.php

HW: Study for unit quiz on unit circle

Friday

A quick quiz on the unit circle today, be ready and use the pattern taught in class to help you. Also, we look at to use the trig functions on a right triangle.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/unit-circle-definition-of-trig-functions/v/unit-circle-definition-of-trig-functions-1

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

One week to September break!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Unit Test on Conics is Tuesday, I will have the review sheet ready with a key in class on Monday

Monday

Today, it is review day, take two with the review sheet ready with a key. I will have a key for the Think/Tac/Toe sheet.

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

HW: Study for the unit test

Tuesday

It is the day to shine! Test day is here, you will do a great job on the assessment, bring your blue sheet to class.

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

HW; None

Wednesday

We kick off the new unit of intro to trig with the unit circle ( I will make you think) , reference angles and degrees/ radians. I hope you enjoy this new unit.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/geometry/unit-circle.html

HW; None

Thursday

Day two of the new unit with a focus on reference angles today.

Help:http://www.mathwarehouse.com/trigonometry/reference-angle/finding-reference-angle.php

HW: Study for unit quiz on unit circle

Friday

A quick quiz on the unit circle today, be ready and use the pattern taught in class to help you. Also, we look at to use the trig functions on a right triangle.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/trigonometry/unit-circle-trig-func/unit-circle-definition-of-trig-functions/v/unit-circle-definition-of-trig-functions-1

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

One week to September break!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, September 3, 2016

### College Readiness Math week of 09.05.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments; Test on Thursday and Friday

Monday

Holiday, enjoy !!!

Tuesday

A return of quiz two for unit one is conducted and I will allow you to make corrections ( no points gained) and a matching activity of expressions in verbal form and algebraic form.

Help:https://www.palmbeachstate.edu/prepmathlw/Documents/translatingkeywords.pdf

HW; None

Wednesday

We continue with the cards activity and review the unit

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/translat2.htm

HW; Study for part opne of the test

Thursday

It is part one of the test today, you shall shine !!!

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-algebraic-expressions

HW; Study for part two of the test

Friday

It is part two of the unit one test, be ready to shine again!

HW: None

Enjoy the weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments; Test on Thursday and Friday

Monday

Holiday, enjoy !!!

Tuesday

A return of quiz two for unit one is conducted and I will allow you to make corrections ( no points gained) and a matching activity of expressions in verbal form and algebraic form.

Help:https://www.palmbeachstate.edu/prepmathlw/Documents/translatingkeywords.pdf

HW; None

Wednesday

We continue with the cards activity and review the unit

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/translat2.htm

HW; Study for part opne of the test

Thursday

It is part one of the test today, you shall shine !!!

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/alg-basics-algebraic-expressions

HW; Study for part two of the test

Friday

It is part two of the unit one test, be ready to shine again!

HW: None

Enjoy the weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus week of 09.05.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Possible test on Friday

Monday

Holiday, enjoy !!!

Tuesday

It is time to graph parabolas and there are lots of little details for this conic. I would love to see who read this entry and to share with me an example of a parabola in the real world. Share with me and you will win a reward.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/parabola.htm

HW: None

Wednesday

We tranform equations into graphing form, it is best to be present as it will involve some intense notes.

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5rBFTVYCa0

HW: None

Thursday

Review day, with some fun activities.

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

HW: None

Friday

It is test day, a day to shine!!!

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Possible test on Friday

Monday

Holiday, enjoy !!!

Tuesday

It is time to graph parabolas and there are lots of little details for this conic. I would love to see who read this entry and to share with me an example of a parabola in the real world. Share with me and you will win a reward.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/parabola.htm

HW: None

Wednesday

We tranform equations into graphing form, it is best to be present as it will involve some intense notes.

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=X5rBFTVYCa0

HW: None

Thursday

Review day, with some fun activities.

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

HW: None

Friday

It is test day, a day to shine!!!

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Sunday, August 28, 2016

### College Readiness Math week of 08.29.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessment: Quiz on Tuesday or Wednesday

Helpful Websites with the current material

https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/inequality.html

Helpful Websites with the current material

https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/inequality.html

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/pre-algebra/pre-algebra-arith-prop/pre-algebra-ditributive-property/a/distributive-property-explained

Monday

We look at patterns in sidewalks to predict the size and pattern of a future triangle.

HW: None

http://www.algebrahelp.com/lessons/simplifying/distribution/( Brink may cover, not sure)

Tuesday

Today, you look at Expressions and how to apply the rules of Pascal's Triangle to new problems.

HW; None

Wednesday

Focus: Distributive Property ( Day one)

Focus: Distributive Property ( Day one)

HW: None

Thursday

Focus: Distributive Property ( Day two)

HW; None

Friday

Focus: Alternate ways to identify an expression

We will have lots of color in class today

We will have lots of color in class today

HW; None

Have a great 3 day weekend!

### PreCalculus week of 08.29.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Quiz on Tuesday

Helpful Websites:

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

http://math2.org/math/algebra/conics.htm

http://hotmath.com/hotmath_help/topics/conic-sections-and-standard-forms-of-equations.html

Monday

Today, we look at ellipses and how to graph them. It is similar to a circle.

HW: Study for quiz

Tuesday

Quiz day and a look at the combination of circles and ellipses.

HW; None

Wednesday

And we are off to the hyperbola, very similar to the Ellipse.

HW; None

Thursday

Parabola day, a unique conic to master. You may have graphed parabolas in Algebra One or Geometry

HW; None

Friday

We are off to the identification of a conic by the general form, ( not the graphed form) and rewriting conics for graphing.

Have a great 3 day weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quiz on Tuesday

Helpful Websites:

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

http://math2.org/math/algebra/conics.htm

http://hotmath.com/hotmath_help/topics/conic-sections-and-standard-forms-of-equations.html

Monday

Today, we look at ellipses and how to graph them. It is similar to a circle.

HW: Study for quiz

Tuesday

Quiz day and a look at the combination of circles and ellipses.

HW; None

Wednesday

And we are off to the hyperbola, very similar to the Ellipse.

HW; None

Thursday

Parabola day, a unique conic to master. You may have graphed parabolas in Algebra One or Geometry

HW; None

Friday

We are off to the identification of a conic by the general form, ( not the graphed form) and rewriting conics for graphing.

Have a great 3 day weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, August 20, 2016

### College Readiness Math week of 08.22.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: quiz late in the week and a unit test early next week

Monday

You will receive results on the quiz and an extension of writing expressions with a miles to KM problem and a movie problem

HW; None

Tuesday

today, we study comparing Equivalent Expressions with a pool expansion

HW;; None

Wednesday

It is constructing equivalent expressions with sidewalk patterns

HW; None

Thursday

A look at sidewalk patterns again today

HW; None

Friday

A look at kitchen floor tiles and the total number of tiles.

HW ; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: quiz late in the week and a unit test early next week

Monday

You will receive results on the quiz and an extension of writing expressions with a miles to KM problem and a movie problem

HW; None

Tuesday

today, we study comparing Equivalent Expressions with a pool expansion

HW;; None

Wednesday

It is constructing equivalent expressions with sidewalk patterns

HW; None

Thursday

A look at sidewalk patterns again today

HW; None

Friday

A look at kitchen floor tiles and the total number of tiles.

HW ; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### Precalculus week of 08.22.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Unit Test on Matrices is Monday and common assessment ( state test) is Tuesday

Monday

Test day, you shall shine!

HW: none

Tuesday

First is the state mandated test, followed by a wrap up of the test and a beginning of the conics unit. ( circles today)

HW; None

Wednesday

Take two on circles today, some time spend at a class meeting.

HW; None

Thursday

Ellipses are the topic of the day!

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday and the study will be quiz and a combo of circles and ellipses.

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Unit Test on Matrices is Monday and common assessment ( state test) is Tuesday

Monday

Test day, you shall shine!

HW: none

Tuesday

First is the state mandated test, followed by a wrap up of the test and a beginning of the conics unit. ( circles today)

HW; None

Wednesday

Take two on circles today, some time spend at a class meeting.

HW; None

Thursday

Ellipses are the topic of the day!

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday and the study will be quiz and a combo of circles and ellipses.

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, August 13, 2016

### College Readiness week of 08.15.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Quiz is late in the week

Monday

Today, we look at simplifying expressions with a math trick, Can you figure out how it works?

HW: None

Tuesday

Day 2 of simplifying expressions and writing expressions is the agenda. I hope you are able to write your own math magic trick by the end of the day.

HW: None

Wednesday

Today, we rewrite expressions using a matching game, I have, who has??

HW: None

Thursday

Day 2 of lesson 3 with an emphasis on evaluating expressions. I will make the lesson very detailed and you shall have great success

HW: None

Friday

It is quiz preview day and quiz day! If time allows, a preview to comparing equivalent expressions.

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quiz is late in the week

Monday

Today, we look at simplifying expressions with a math trick, Can you figure out how it works?

HW: None

Tuesday

Day 2 of simplifying expressions and writing expressions is the agenda. I hope you are able to write your own math magic trick by the end of the day.

HW: None

Wednesday

Today, we rewrite expressions using a matching game, I have, who has??

HW: None

Thursday

Day 2 of lesson 3 with an emphasis on evaluating expressions. I will make the lesson very detailed and you shall have great success

HW: None

Friday

It is quiz preview day and quiz day! If time allows, a preview to comparing equivalent expressions.

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus week of 08.15.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon, see me for other times.

Assessments: Unit test is Friday

Monday

We wrap up multiplying matrices and learn about determinants.

HW: None

Tuesday

And we are off to the area of a triangle using matrices today and inverse matrices

HW: None

Wednesday

It is word problems today with matrices. This is one of my favorite lessons to teach.

HW: None

Thursday

Review day, so you are 100% ready for the test

HW; Study for the unit test

Friday

Test day, your day to shine, Good luck!

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, August 6, 2016

### College Readiness, week of 08.08.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon, room 911

Assessments: Quick quiz on Monday

Monday

We kick off the unit with a video on estimating and a discovery of an expression for the total number of pushups.

HW: None

Tuesday and Wednesday

We summarize the pushup lesson and look at equations.

HW: None

Thursday

A look at the distributive property.

HW: None

Friday

yes, the end of another week and last day for schedule changes.

The lesson is a look at measurement.

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quick quiz on Monday

Monday

We kick off the unit with a video on estimating and a discovery of an expression for the total number of pushups.

HW: None

Tuesday and Wednesday

We summarize the pushup lesson and look at equations.

HW: None

Thursday

A look at the distributive property.

HW: None

Friday

yes, the end of another week and last day for schedule changes.

The lesson is a look at measurement.

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus Week of 08.08.2016-8.12.2016

Tutoring: Wednesday morning and Friday afternoon

Assessments: Quiz likely on Thursday or Friday

Monday

Today, we kick off matrices with addition and subtraction and scalar multiplication

HW: none

Tuesday and Wednesday

And we are off to multiply matrices today with a discovery of the process with the ice cream task, the class will understand by watching me carefully on the process.

HW: none

Thursday

A combination of add, subract and multiply matrices. We also look at determinants. A possible quiz today.

HW; None

Friday

Yes, the end of another week. You will have a quiz possibly and we look at inverses , you must be , ready to apply the formula.

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quiz likely on Thursday or Friday

Monday

Today, we kick off matrices with addition and subtraction and scalar multiplication

HW: none

Tuesday and Wednesday

And we are off to multiply matrices today with a discovery of the process with the ice cream task, the class will understand by watching me carefully on the process.

HW: none

Thursday

A combination of add, subract and multiply matrices. We also look at determinants. A possible quiz today.

HW; None

Friday

Yes, the end of another week. You will have a quiz possibly and we look at inverses , you must be , ready to apply the formula.

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, July 30, 2016

### College Readiness Mathematics week of 8.1.2016-8.5.2016

Tutoring: Friday afternoon only this week due to classroom move on Tuesday through Thursday

Assessments: None this week

Monday

Welcome to class, second is less than 30 minutes and 3rd will be the full 90 minutes. My main goal today is to ensure you are in the correct class.

Tuesday- Thursday

2nd --room Unit 2

3rd--- room 104

We will move classrooms for 3 days due to 9th grade small groups, the topics will be review of Algebra 2.

Friday

And we are back in my room 911 for class today. Topic will be a continued review of Algebra 2 topics.

Have a great weekend! ( Summer Olympics Opening ceremonies are Friday night!)

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: None this week

Monday

Welcome to class, second is less than 30 minutes and 3rd will be the full 90 minutes. My main goal today is to ensure you are in the correct class.

Tuesday- Thursday

2nd --room Unit 2

3rd--- room 104

We will move classrooms for 3 days due to 9th grade small groups, the topics will be review of Algebra 2.

Friday

And we are back in my room 911 for class today. Topic will be a continued review of Algebra 2 topics.

Have a great weekend! ( Summer Olympics Opening ceremonies are Friday night!)

Ms. Harrell

### PreCalculus week of 8.1.2016-8.5.2016

Tutoring: Friday afternoon only this week, none on Wednesday morning due to classroom move

Assessments: None this week

( No websites this week as it is review, ask me in class if you need additional resources)

Monday

Welcome to day one of the course. You will have class for less than 30 minutes. My main goal is to make sure you are in the correct math class.

HW: supplies for the class

Tuesday -- Thursday

We will be in room 1009 for class all 3 days this week due to 9th grade small group classes. The goal of class is review of some Algebra 2 topics needed for PreCalculus.

HW: Supplies for class, review classwork

Friday

We are back in my room 911 today. Class will be the first part of the Matrices unit.

HW; none, enjoy the weekend

Have a great weekend, Olympic Opening Ceremonies are Friday, 8.5.2016!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: None this week

( No websites this week as it is review, ask me in class if you need additional resources)

Monday

Welcome to day one of the course. You will have class for less than 30 minutes. My main goal is to make sure you are in the correct math class.

HW: supplies for the class

Tuesday -- Thursday

We will be in room 1009 for class all 3 days this week due to 9th grade small group classes. The goal of class is review of some Algebra 2 topics needed for PreCalculus.

HW: Supplies for class, review classwork

Friday

We are back in my room 911 today. Class will be the first part of the Matrices unit.

HW; none, enjoy the weekend

Have a great weekend, Olympic Opening Ceremonies are Friday, 8.5.2016!

Ms. Harrell

### Welcome to PreCalculus Fall 2016.2017

This blog is posted weekly by midnight on Sunday. Each post includes any tutoring updates for the week, upcoming assessments, plan for the week and websites to help with the topic each day.

Hello all Precalculus students:

I look forward to a wonderful semester with you! All students can have success in my class, a list of key items:

1 ) Great attendance

2) Listen to all instruction and ask questions as needed

3) Do all assigned work

4) Study outside the classroom ( if needed)

5) Positive Attitude

6) Stay on task ( no phones)

7) Synergy Awareness- let me know of any issues via the grade discussion protocol

Let's have a great semester!

Ms. Harrell ( Tour Guide)

Hello all Precalculus students:

I look forward to a wonderful semester with you! All students can have success in my class, a list of key items:

1 ) Great attendance

2) Listen to all instruction and ask questions as needed

3) Do all assigned work

4) Study outside the classroom ( if needed)

5) Positive Attitude

6) Stay on task ( no phones)

7) Synergy Awareness- let me know of any issues via the grade discussion protocol

Let's have a great semester!

Ms. Harrell ( Tour Guide)

## Friday, May 20, 2016

### Week of 05.23.2016-05.25.2016

Tutoring: Monday afternoon only

Assessments:

Final Exam 1st is Tuesday and 3rd/ 4th are on Wednesday

Monday

Final Day to review, be ready to ask questions of the review sheet.

Help: ( any of the websites given this semester)

HW: Study for final exam

Tuesday and Wednesday

Good luck on your final exams!

What a treat to teach you math this year, I hope you had a fantastic semester in mathematics! Have a safe summer and good luck in math next year!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments:

Final Exam 1st is Tuesday and 3rd/ 4th are on Wednesday

Monday

Final Day to review, be ready to ask questions of the review sheet.

Help: ( any of the websites given this semester)

HW: Study for final exam

Tuesday and Wednesday

Good luck on your final exams!

What a treat to teach you math this year, I hope you had a fantastic semester in mathematics! Have a safe summer and good luck in math next year!

Ms. Harrell

## Friday, May 13, 2016

### Week of May 23-25, 2016

Tutoring: Monday afternoon

Assessments

Final exam 1st is Tuesday

Final exam 3rd and 4th are Wednesday

Monday

Review day, bring your questions to class.

HW: Study for final exam

Tuesday / Wednesday

Final exam!

It was a great semester, good luck next year.

thanks

Ms. Harrell

Assessments

Final exam 1st is Tuesday

Final exam 3rd and 4th are Wednesday

Monday

Review day, bring your questions to class.

HW: Study for final exam

Tuesday / Wednesday

Final exam!

It was a great semester, good luck next year.

thanks

Ms. Harrell

### Week of May 16-20, 2016

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: Unit test is Thursday, Senior final for 3rd and 4th is Thursday and Senior final for 1st is Friday. A possible quiz on Tuesday.

Monday

Today, we will learn Empirical Rule with an exploratory of the percentages.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/probability/statistics-inferential/normal-distribution/e/empirical_rule

HW; study for quiz

Tuesday

We move on to the z scores today with real world problems of the SAT and ACT test results and other word problems too.

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/probability/statistics-inferential/normal-distribution/v/ck12-org-normal-distribution-problems-z-score

HW; None

Wednesday

Today, we are looking at sample types and the difference of an experiment and an observation. Also, we review for the unit test.

Help:http://psc.dss.ucdavis.edu/sommerb/sommerdemo/sampling/types.htm

HW; none

Thursday

It is the day to shine, you will do a great job on your test.

Help: http://stattrek.com/survey-research/sampling-methods.aspx

HW; none

Friday

Review day for the final exam, bring your brain, ready to think about all the material from the first week of the semester

Help: Khan academy, Purple math, etc.. are great sites to use

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

3 days to go :))))

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Unit test is Thursday, Senior final for 3rd and 4th is Thursday and Senior final for 1st is Friday. A possible quiz on Tuesday.

Monday

Today, we will learn Empirical Rule with an exploratory of the percentages.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/probability/statistics-inferential/normal-distribution/e/empirical_rule

HW; study for quiz

Tuesday

We move on to the z scores today with real world problems of the SAT and ACT test results and other word problems too.

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/probability/statistics-inferential/normal-distribution/v/ck12-org-normal-distribution-problems-z-score

HW; None

Wednesday

Today, we are looking at sample types and the difference of an experiment and an observation. Also, we review for the unit test.

Help:http://psc.dss.ucdavis.edu/sommerb/sommerdemo/sampling/types.htm

HW; none

Thursday

It is the day to shine, you will do a great job on your test.

Help: http://stattrek.com/survey-research/sampling-methods.aspx

HW; none

Friday

Review day for the final exam, bring your brain, ready to think about all the material from the first week of the semester

Help: Khan academy, Purple math, etc.. are great sites to use

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

3 days to go :))))

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, May 7, 2016

### Week of May 9, 2016- May 13, 2016

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: Unit test on Tuesday and finish on Wednesday

Monday

Today, we learn compound interest and review for the test

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/money/compound-interest.html

HW: study for test

Tuesday

We take questions on the review sheet and take the test. Your turn to shine!

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/logs.htm

HW; Study review sheet

Wednesday

Test wrap up today and applications of logs and exponential equations.

Help:http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/logs/log5/log5.html

HW: None

Thursday

We start on the data unit, mean, median and mode and box/ whisker plot.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/probability/descriptive-statistics/box-and-whisker-plots/v/constructing-a-box-and-whisker-plot

HW; None

Friday

We move on to the Empirical rule today, with discovery of the percentages first. You will think!

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/probability/statistics-inferential/normal-distribution/e/empirical_rule

HW;None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Unit test on Tuesday and finish on Wednesday

Monday

Today, we learn compound interest and review for the test

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/money/compound-interest.html

HW: study for test

Tuesday

We take questions on the review sheet and take the test. Your turn to shine!

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/logs.htm

HW; Study review sheet

Wednesday

Test wrap up today and applications of logs and exponential equations.

Help:http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/logs/log5/log5.html

HW: None

Thursday

We start on the data unit, mean, median and mode and box/ whisker plot.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/probability/descriptive-statistics/box-and-whisker-plots/v/constructing-a-box-and-whisker-plot

HW; None

Friday

We move on to the Empirical rule today, with discovery of the percentages first. You will think!

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/probability/statistics-inferential/normal-distribution/e/empirical_rule

HW;None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, April 30, 2016

### week of 05.02.2016-05.06.2016

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon after a conference ( around 4:30) and Friday morning at 7:45

Assessments: Quiz on Tuesday and unit test early next week

Monday- condense logs and preview for quiz

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/logrules3.htm

HW: Study for Quiz

Tuesday- Quiz in class and log equations

Help:http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/logs/log4/log47/log47.html

HW: None

Wednesday- Exponential Equations

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/exponential-and-logarithmic-functions/solving-exponential-equations-with-logarithms/v/solve-exponentials

HW: None

Thursday-Exponential Equations and combo equations

Help:http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/logs/log4/log46/log46.html

HW; None

Friday-- compound interest

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/economics-finance-domain/core-finance/interest-tutorial/compound-interest-tutorial/v/introduction-to-compound-interest

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quiz on Tuesday and unit test early next week

Monday- condense logs and preview for quiz

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/logrules3.htm

HW: Study for Quiz

Tuesday- Quiz in class and log equations

Help:http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/logs/log4/log47/log47.html

HW: None

Wednesday- Exponential Equations

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/exponential-and-logarithmic-functions/solving-exponential-equations-with-logarithms/v/solve-exponentials

HW: None

Thursday-Exponential Equations and combo equations

Help:http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/logs/log4/log46/log46.html

HW; None

Friday-- compound interest

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/economics-finance-domain/core-finance/interest-tutorial/compound-interest-tutorial/v/introduction-to-compound-interest

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, April 23, 2016

### Week of 4.25.2016-4.29.2016

Prom week: We survived!!!

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning.

Assessments: Quiz possible on Friday

Monday

Today, you will learn to switch expressions between logarithmic form and exponential form. Also, we will do an informal graphing rationals assessment ( you can use notes and classmates).

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/algebra/23-graphing-rational-functions

HW; None

Tuesday

It is time to solve log cards and to learn inverse of exponential and logarithmic functions.

Help:http://www.virtualnerd.com/algebra-2/exponential-logarithmic-functions/logarithms-logarithmic-functions/logarithms-introduction/convert-log-to-exponential

HW; None

Wednesday

We work on inverse again and explore the properties of logarithms. Also, we will expand logs.

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/algebra/16-inverse-functions/05-how-to-find-the-inverse-of-a-function-01

HW; None

Thursday

Time to look at expanding logarithms and practice with tic/ tac/toe.

Help:http://www.mesacc.edu/~scotz47781/mat120/notes/expand_logs/expanding_logs_intro.pdf

HW; None

Friday

Moving on to condensing logs today, you will find today is easier than expanding.

Help:http://www.mesacc.edu/~scotz47781/mat120/notes/expand_logs/expanding_logs_intro.pdf

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning.

Assessments: Quiz possible on Friday

Monday

Today, you will learn to switch expressions between logarithmic form and exponential form. Also, we will do an informal graphing rationals assessment ( you can use notes and classmates).

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/algebra/23-graphing-rational-functions

HW; None

Tuesday

It is time to solve log cards and to learn inverse of exponential and logarithmic functions.

Help:http://www.virtualnerd.com/algebra-2/exponential-logarithmic-functions/logarithms-logarithmic-functions/logarithms-introduction/convert-log-to-exponential

HW; None

Wednesday

We work on inverse again and explore the properties of logarithms. Also, we will expand logs.

Help:http://www.coolmath.com/algebra/16-inverse-functions/05-how-to-find-the-inverse-of-a-function-01

HW; None

Thursday

Time to look at expanding logarithms and practice with tic/ tac/toe.

Help:http://www.mesacc.edu/~scotz47781/mat120/notes/expand_logs/expanding_logs_intro.pdf

HW; None

Friday

Moving on to condensing logs today, you will find today is easier than expanding.

Help:http://www.mesacc.edu/~scotz47781/mat120/notes/expand_logs/expanding_logs_intro.pdf

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, April 16, 2016

### Week of 4.18.2016-4.22.2016

Tutoring: None this week due to prom preparations and Senior week activities. You can check Mr. Gill's tutoring schedule.

Assessments: none this week

Prom Week, a very busy room 422!!!

Monday

Today, the class will take notes on graphing rationals involving factoring and the class practices graphing

HW: none

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphrtnl.htm

Tuesday

Today, the class works as pairs in graphing rational functions.

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/rational-expressions-equations-and-functions/graphs-of-rational-functions/v/another-rational-function-graph-example

Wednesday

Today, the class continues to work on graphing rational functions with holes by creating posters of some problems.

HW: None

Help:http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Classes/Alg/GraphRationalFcns.aspx

Thursday

Class works on the work task, an application of rational equations.

HW: None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvrtnl.htm

Friday

I have a sub today, so the work is puzzles and the car task.

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/economics-finance-domain/core-finance/interest-tutorial/compound-interest-tutorial/v/introduction-to-compound-interest

Have a great weekend!! Ms. Harrell will recover from prom!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: none this week

Prom Week, a very busy room 422!!!

Monday

Today, the class will take notes on graphing rationals involving factoring and the class practices graphing

HW: none

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphrtnl.htm

Tuesday

Today, the class works as pairs in graphing rational functions.

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/rational-expressions-equations-and-functions/graphs-of-rational-functions/v/another-rational-function-graph-example

Wednesday

Today, the class continues to work on graphing rational functions with holes by creating posters of some problems.

HW: None

Help:http://tutorial.math.lamar.edu/Classes/Alg/GraphRationalFcns.aspx

Thursday

Class works on the work task, an application of rational equations.

HW: None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvrtnl.htm

Friday

I have a sub today, so the work is puzzles and the car task.

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/economics-finance-domain/core-finance/interest-tutorial/compound-interest-tutorial/v/introduction-to-compound-interest

Have a great weekend!! Ms. Harrell will recover from prom!

Ms. Harrell

## Thursday, April 7, 2016

### Week of 4/11/2016-4/15/2016

Welcome back from Spring Break!

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: None this week.

Monday

Today, we will extend the rational and radical unit with a study of radical equations. I hope to have your unit 4 test graded, as of Thursday evening, they are not graded.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions/solving-square-root-equations/v/solving-radical-equations

HW: none

Tuesday

It is time to work on radical equations 2.0, the skid sheet and work task.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions

HW: None

Wednesday

And it is on to graphing rationals today with guided practice, I will have a hint sheet to help with graphing.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphrtnl.htm

HW; None

Thursday

It is time to look at rational graphs 2.0 ( holes) and how to switch logarithmic forms and exponential forms.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/rational-expressions-equations-and-functions/graphs-of-rational-functions/v/another-rational-function-graph-example

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! We work on log cards and exponential applications.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/logs.htm

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: None this week.

Monday

Today, we will extend the rational and radical unit with a study of radical equations. I hope to have your unit 4 test graded, as of Thursday evening, they are not graded.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions/solving-square-root-equations/v/solving-radical-equations

HW: none

Tuesday

It is time to work on radical equations 2.0, the skid sheet and work task.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions

HW: None

Wednesday

And it is on to graphing rationals today with guided practice, I will have a hint sheet to help with graphing.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/grphrtnl.htm

HW; None

Thursday

It is time to look at rational graphs 2.0 ( holes) and how to switch logarithmic forms and exponential forms.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/rational-expressions-equations-and-functions/graphs-of-rational-functions/v/another-rational-function-graph-example

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! We work on log cards and exponential applications.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/logs.htm

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, March 26, 2016

### Week of 03.28.2016-04.01.2016

Tutoring: Monday afternoon and Friday morning, no Tuesday afternoon tutoring due to a commitment

Assessments: Unit test on Friday

Monday

Today, it is rational equations 2.0, a more advanced lesson with common denominators

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvrtnl.htm

HW: None

Tuesday

We are off to radical equations with a connection to fire hoses

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions/solving-square-root-equations/v/solving-radical-equations

HW; None

Wednesday

Today, it is one of the toughest lessons of the unit, add and subract rational expressions.

Help:

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/rational-expressions-equations-and-functions/adding-and-subtracting-rational-expressions/v/adding-and-subtracting-rational-expressions-3

HW; None

Thursday

Review day!

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnldefs2.htm

HW; Study for unit test

Friday

Test day, a day for you to shine! I highly encourage you to be present in class, otherwise a long wait to make up the unit 4 test.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnlmult2.htm

HW; None

It is a week off, enjoy!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Unit test on Friday

Monday

Today, it is rational equations 2.0, a more advanced lesson with common denominators

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvrtnl.htm

HW: None

Tuesday

We are off to radical equations with a connection to fire hoses

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions/solving-square-root-equations/v/solving-radical-equations

HW; None

Wednesday

Today, it is one of the toughest lessons of the unit, add and subract rational expressions.

Help:

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/rational-expressions-equations-and-functions/adding-and-subtracting-rational-expressions/v/adding-and-subtracting-rational-expressions-3

HW; None

Thursday

Review day!

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnldefs2.htm

HW; Study for unit test

Friday

Test day, a day for you to shine! I highly encourage you to be present in class, otherwise a long wait to make up the unit 4 test.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnlmult2.htm

HW; None

It is a week off, enjoy!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, March 19, 2016

### Algebra 2 week of 3.21.2016-3.25.2016

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: Unit 4 quiz on Wednesday and unit 4 test is tentatively 3.31.2016

Monday

Today, you will simplify and multiply Rational Expressions. A mandatory item is factoring any given polynomial.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnldefs2.htm

HW; None

Tuesday

We move along to dividing rational expressions today, very similar to multiply rational expressions other than the reciprocal of the second fraction. Also, you will review for the unit quiz.

Help:http://www.mesacc.edu/~scotz47781/mat120/notes/rational/dividing/dividing.html

HW; quiz is tomorrow

Wednesday

It is quiz day, a day to shine brightly. Also, you will do some combo mutitply and divide rational exrpressions.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/rational-expressions-equations-and-functions/multiplying-and-dividing-rational-expressions/v/multiplying-and-dividing-rational-expressions-3

HW; None

Thursday

Moving along to radical equations today, you will need to know how to find LCD.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions/solving-square-root-equations/v/solving-radical-equations

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! it is rational equations 2.0 today, a step up in the complexity of the LCD

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions

HW: None

Have a great weekend,

One week to Spring Break!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Unit 4 quiz on Wednesday and unit 4 test is tentatively 3.31.2016

Monday

Today, you will simplify and multiply Rational Expressions. A mandatory item is factoring any given polynomial.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnldefs2.htm

HW; None

Tuesday

We move along to dividing rational expressions today, very similar to multiply rational expressions other than the reciprocal of the second fraction. Also, you will review for the unit quiz.

Help:http://www.mesacc.edu/~scotz47781/mat120/notes/rational/dividing/dividing.html

HW; quiz is tomorrow

Wednesday

It is quiz day, a day to shine brightly. Also, you will do some combo mutitply and divide rational exrpressions.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/rational-expressions-equations-and-functions/multiplying-and-dividing-rational-expressions/v/multiplying-and-dividing-rational-expressions-3

HW; None

Thursday

Moving along to radical equations today, you will need to know how to find LCD.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions/solving-square-root-equations/v/solving-radical-equations

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! it is rational equations 2.0 today, a step up in the complexity of the LCD

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/radical-equations-and-functions

HW: None

Have a great weekend,

One week to Spring Break!

Ms. Harrell

## Sunday, March 13, 2016

### Algebra 2 week of 03.14.2016-03.18.2016

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments; Alternate Assessment for unit 3B is Wednesday and likely due on Thursday or Friday

Monday

Today, we look at characteristics of polynomials: End Behavior, intervals of increase and decrease, zeros, roots, intercepts and extrema.

Happy Pi Day!

Help:https://www.sophia.org/tutorials/characteristics-of-polynomials

HW; None

Tuesday

Today, we look at a mixture of characteristics of polynomials with a tic tac toe board. I will have two levels of the board.

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wEdK4NAy4sw

HW; None

Wednesday

It is alternate assessment day with given characteristics to be identified for various graphs. I will give you three graphs to analyze, distinguished by level.

This will be a test grade.

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l9oFOBThQzc

HW; Finish the alternate assessment, due on Friday

Thursday

We start the new unit of radicals and rationals today. Today, we look at factoring distinction cards and simplfiy rational expressions.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnldefs2.htm

HW: Graph Analysis is due on Friday ( tomorrow)

Friday

Today, we look at multiply rational expressions, factoring is key to this lesson.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnlmult.htm

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments; Alternate Assessment for unit 3B is Wednesday and likely due on Thursday or Friday

Monday

Today, we look at characteristics of polynomials: End Behavior, intervals of increase and decrease, zeros, roots, intercepts and extrema.

Happy Pi Day!

Help:https://www.sophia.org/tutorials/characteristics-of-polynomials

HW; None

Tuesday

Today, we look at a mixture of characteristics of polynomials with a tic tac toe board. I will have two levels of the board.

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=wEdK4NAy4sw

HW; None

Wednesday

It is alternate assessment day with given characteristics to be identified for various graphs. I will give you three graphs to analyze, distinguished by level.

This will be a test grade.

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=l9oFOBThQzc

HW; Finish the alternate assessment, due on Friday

Thursday

We start the new unit of radicals and rationals today. Today, we look at factoring distinction cards and simplfiy rational expressions.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnldefs2.htm

HW: Graph Analysis is due on Friday ( tomorrow)

Friday

Today, we look at multiply rational expressions, factoring is key to this lesson.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/rtnlmult.htm

HW; None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, March 5, 2016

### Algebra 2 week of 3/7-3/11/2016

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: Unit 3A test is Wednesday

Monday

Today, we learn how to write equations of polynomials with imaginary roots and how to find roots of polynomials with imaginary roots. The process is similar to the all real roots, just a slight change in the solving of the depressed polynomial and the FOILing of the roots.

Helphttp://hotmath.com/hotmath_help/topics/polynomials-with-complex-roots.html:

HW; None

Tuesday

It is review day of the unit, class will be a review sheet in the form of cards and some polynomial cards.

Help:http://www.themathpage.com/aprecalc/factor-theorem.htm

HW: Finish Review sheet and study for unit test

Wednesday

A day to shine, test day! If you do my review sheet, you are ready for the assessment, the review and test are very similar.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvpoly.htm

HW; None

Thursday

We start the second part of unit three today, characteristics of polynomials. Class will be an exploration of polynomial graphs and a look at domain/ range and max/ min.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/fcns2.htm

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! We look at zeros, intercepts and end behavior with a discovery activity for end behavior.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/polynomial-functions/polynomial-end-behavior/v/polynomial-end-behavior

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Unit 3A test is Wednesday

Monday

Today, we learn how to write equations of polynomials with imaginary roots and how to find roots of polynomials with imaginary roots. The process is similar to the all real roots, just a slight change in the solving of the depressed polynomial and the FOILing of the roots.

Helphttp://hotmath.com/hotmath_help/topics/polynomials-with-complex-roots.html:

HW; None

Tuesday

It is review day of the unit, class will be a review sheet in the form of cards and some polynomial cards.

Help:http://www.themathpage.com/aprecalc/factor-theorem.htm

HW: Finish Review sheet and study for unit test

Wednesday

A day to shine, test day! If you do my review sheet, you are ready for the assessment, the review and test are very similar.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvpoly.htm

HW; None

Thursday

We start the second part of unit three today, characteristics of polynomials. Class will be an exploration of polynomial graphs and a look at domain/ range and max/ min.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/fcns2.htm

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! We look at zeros, intercepts and end behavior with a discovery activity for end behavior.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/polynomial-functions/polynomial-end-behavior/v/polynomial-end-behavior

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, February 27, 2016

### Algebra 2 week of 2/29/2016-3/4/2016

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments; Quiz on Tuesday and unit test likely next Tuesday 03/08/2016

Monday

We continue with synthetic division, focus on 4th degree polynomials and the Rational Root Theorem

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvpoly.htm

HW; study for quiz

Tuesday

A day to shine brightly with a quiz on long division and synthetic division. Also, you will work on finding all roots of a given polynomial.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/polynomials-division-long.html

HW: None

Wednesday

We work on writing roots as factors and then writing the equation of a polynomial.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/fromzero2.htm

HW; None

Thursday

We have a guest today in first block, the director of the Cobb County Safety Center. Also, we look at a circle problem.

Help:http://www.augustatech.edu/math/molik/PolynomialFunctions.pdf

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday!! We work on circle problems again and polynomials with imaginary roots.

Help:http://www.sparknotes.com/math/algebra2/polynomials/section5.rhtml

HW; none

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments; Quiz on Tuesday and unit test likely next Tuesday 03/08/2016

Monday

We continue with synthetic division, focus on 4th degree polynomials and the Rational Root Theorem

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvpoly.htm

HW; study for quiz

Tuesday

A day to shine brightly with a quiz on long division and synthetic division. Also, you will work on finding all roots of a given polynomial.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/polynomials-division-long.html

HW: None

Wednesday

We work on writing roots as factors and then writing the equation of a polynomial.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/fromzero2.htm

HW; None

Thursday

We have a guest today in first block, the director of the Cobb County Safety Center. Also, we look at a circle problem.

Help:http://www.augustatech.edu/math/molik/PolynomialFunctions.pdf

HW: None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday!! We work on circle problems again and polynomials with imaginary roots.

Help:http://www.sparknotes.com/math/algebra2/polynomials/section5.rhtml

HW; none

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Tuesday, February 16, 2016

### Week of 2/22-2/26/2016

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: Quiz likely next Wednesday and test the following week.

Welcome back from the break!

Monday

Today, we move along to unit 3, solving polynomials. The focus today is dividing polynomials using long division. I will review the process of long division with numbers and apply to polynomials.

HW; None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/polydiv2.htm

Tuesday

We work on long division for day two, the concept is intense and you will need time to master the concept.

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/arithmetic-with-polynomials/long-division-of-polynomials/v/polynomial-division

Wednesday

Today, we move to dividing polynomials using synthetic division, this method is great and so basic. I I will teach the process very slowly and you will have the process down in a few examples.

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/arithmetic-with-polynomials/synthetic-division-of-polynomials/v/synthetic-division

Thursday

We have a guest coming to class today, as a shadow to a high school teacher's day. The class will work on the placemat activity, solving for the roots of a polynomial.

HW: None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/synthdiv.htm

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! Class will be a wrap up of the placemat activity and a card activity of finding roots of a polynomial, identifiying if a given number is a root and solving using Quadratic Formula ( if depressed polynomial does not factor).

HW; None

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZoMz1Cy1T4

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quiz likely next Wednesday and test the following week.

Welcome back from the break!

Monday

Today, we move along to unit 3, solving polynomials. The focus today is dividing polynomials using long division. I will review the process of long division with numbers and apply to polynomials.

HW; None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/polydiv2.htm

Tuesday

We work on long division for day two, the concept is intense and you will need time to master the concept.

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/arithmetic-with-polynomials/long-division-of-polynomials/v/polynomial-division

Wednesday

Today, we move to dividing polynomials using synthetic division, this method is great and so basic. I I will teach the process very slowly and you will have the process down in a few examples.

HW: None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/arithmetic-with-polynomials/synthetic-division-of-polynomials/v/synthetic-division

Thursday

We have a guest coming to class today, as a shadow to a high school teacher's day. The class will work on the placemat activity, solving for the roots of a polynomial.

HW: None

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/synthdiv.htm

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! Class will be a wrap up of the placemat activity and a card activity of finding roots of a polynomial, identifiying if a given number is a root and solving using Quadratic Formula ( if depressed polynomial does not factor).

HW; None

Help:https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=bZoMz1Cy1T4

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, February 6, 2016

### Algebra 2 week of 2/8/2016-2/12/2016

Tutoring: Monday afternoon and Friday morning. I have a conference on Tuesday afternoon. Other times may be possible, just ask me in class.

Assessments; Unit 2 test is Thursday.

Monday

Today, you will explore binomial distribution with the use of Pascal's Triangle and the formula discovered in class on Friday

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/polynomial-functions/binomial-theorem/v/binomial-theorem

HW: None

Tuesday

Today!, you will practice the expansino of binomials with graduated levels of the binomials. If time allows, you will also look at composition of functions.

Help:http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/alg3.html

HW; None

Wednesday

Today, we wrap up composition of functions and review for the unit test.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/fcncomp3.htm

HW; Unit test is tomorrow, do the review sheet

Thursday

Test day, time to shine! You take a test on polynomial operations today.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/sets/functions-composition.html

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/quadratics-polynomials-topic/multiplying-binomials-core-algebra/e/multiplying_expressions_0.5

HW; None

Friday

Extension day for polynomials, main goal is application of polynomials to the remodeling of a house. Also, you can finish the unit two test. ( Black History program today, some students absent)

HW; none, enjoy the time off !

Enjoy the week break and I will see you on 02/22. I will grade tests near the end of the break, so grades will not be updated for a while, in fact, grades may be locked over the break.

KHarrell

Assessments; Unit 2 test is Thursday.

Monday

Today, you will explore binomial distribution with the use of Pascal's Triangle and the formula discovered in class on Friday

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/polynomial-functions/binomial-theorem/v/binomial-theorem

HW: None

Tuesday

Today!, you will practice the expansino of binomials with graduated levels of the binomials. If time allows, you will also look at composition of functions.

Help:http://hyperphysics.phy-astr.gsu.edu/hbase/alg3.html

HW; None

Wednesday

Today, we wrap up composition of functions and review for the unit test.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/fcncomp3.htm

HW; Unit test is tomorrow, do the review sheet

Thursday

Test day, time to shine! You take a test on polynomial operations today.

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/sets/functions-composition.html

https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/quadratics-polynomials-topic/multiplying-binomials-core-algebra/e/multiplying_expressions_0.5

HW; None

Friday

Extension day for polynomials, main goal is application of polynomials to the remodeling of a house. Also, you can finish the unit two test. ( Black History program today, some students absent)

HW; none, enjoy the time off !

Enjoy the week break and I will see you on 02/22. I will grade tests near the end of the break, so grades will not be updated for a while, in fact, grades may be locked over the break.

KHarrell

## Sunday, January 31, 2016

### Algebra 2 Week of 2/1/2016-2/5/2016

tutoring: Tuesday afternoon and Friday morning

Assessments: Quiz on Wednesday, 2/3

Thanks to all parents and students in attendance for Open House.

Monday

Today, we practice add and subtract polynomials and explore mulitiplication of polynomials. I will put all concepts together in a card activity.Also, I will enrich the knowledge with area and perimeter of a given figure with polynomial sides.

HW: None

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/polynomials-multiplying.html

Tuesday

More exploration of the area and perimeter of a given figure and preview quiz items

HW: study for quiz

Help:http://www.rhstitans.com/cms/lib4/MS01001041/Centricity/Domain/2529/Enrichment%20Plus%20Chapter%2012%20Polynomial%20Application.pdf

Wednesday

It is quiz day, so you shall shine brightly. After the quiz, more practice on area and perimeter. The early finishers will expand given binomials in a search for the formula.

HW; None

Help;https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Q2htATOIik

Thursday

Pascal's triangle and The Binomial Theorem are the topics today. Explorations of the patterns of the Triangle will be given, a check on area and perimeter. I wil also run formula derivation of the Binomial Theorem.

HW: None

Help:http://www.mathsisfun.com/pascals-triangle.html

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! It is more binomial expansion, more advanced in the monomials. I will challenge you to write the formula each time.

HW: None

Help;http://www.purplemath.com/modules/binomial.htm

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Quiz on Wednesday, 2/3

Thanks to all parents and students in attendance for Open House.

Monday

Today, we practice add and subtract polynomials and explore mulitiplication of polynomials. I will put all concepts together in a card activity.Also, I will enrich the knowledge with area and perimeter of a given figure with polynomial sides.

HW: None

Help:https://www.mathsisfun.com/algebra/polynomials-multiplying.html

Tuesday

More exploration of the area and perimeter of a given figure and preview quiz items

HW: study for quiz

Help:http://www.rhstitans.com/cms/lib4/MS01001041/Centricity/Domain/2529/Enrichment%20Plus%20Chapter%2012%20Polynomial%20Application.pdf

Wednesday

It is quiz day, so you shall shine brightly. After the quiz, more practice on area and perimeter. The early finishers will expand given binomials in a search for the formula.

HW; None

Help;https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=5Q2htATOIik

Thursday

Pascal's triangle and The Binomial Theorem are the topics today. Explorations of the patterns of the Triangle will be given, a check on area and perimeter. I wil also run formula derivation of the Binomial Theorem.

HW: None

Help:http://www.mathsisfun.com/pascals-triangle.html

Friday

Yes, it is Friday! It is more binomial expansion, more advanced in the monomials. I will challenge you to write the formula each time.

HW: None

Help;http://www.purplemath.com/modules/binomial.htm

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, January 23, 2016

### Algebra 2 week of 1/25/2016-1/29/2016

Tutoring: Tuesday afternoon until 4:45 pm ( I have a private tutoring session at 5:00) and Friday morning. Other times may be available, you can speak to me in class.

Assessments: Unit one test is Tuesday

OPEN HOUSE is Thursday, 1/28 at 6pm, I love to meet the parent(s) of my students and my students are welcome too.

Monday

You will take notes on solving quadratics using square roots and review for the unit test

HW: Finish review sheet and study for unit one test

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvquad2.htm

Tuesday

It is test day, so you can shine. The review sheet is very similar to the test, so study the sheet and study my answer key.

HW; None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/quadratics

Wednesday

We start the day off with applications of quadratics, yes, you will explore with classmates. You will need to think!

It is the new unit today, we will study polynomials ( add, subtract and multiply).

HW: None

Help: http://www.webmath.com/polymult.html

Thursday

It is more practice on add and subtract and multiply polynomials. I will give various scenarios with polynomial multiplication.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/polymult.htm

HW; None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday and only two weeks to a break. We run a card activity on polynomial operations, two levels available.

HW: None,

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/arithmetic-with-polynomials/multiplying-polynomials-review/v/more-multiplying-polynomials

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessments: Unit one test is Tuesday

OPEN HOUSE is Thursday, 1/28 at 6pm, I love to meet the parent(s) of my students and my students are welcome too.

Monday

You will take notes on solving quadratics using square roots and review for the unit test

HW: Finish review sheet and study for unit one test

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvquad2.htm

Tuesday

It is test day, so you can shine. The review sheet is very similar to the test, so study the sheet and study my answer key.

HW; None

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/quadratics

Wednesday

We start the day off with applications of quadratics, yes, you will explore with classmates. You will need to think!

It is the new unit today, we will study polynomials ( add, subtract and multiply).

HW: None

Help: http://www.webmath.com/polymult.html

Thursday

It is more practice on add and subtract and multiply polynomials. I will give various scenarios with polynomial multiplication.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/polymult.htm

HW; None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday and only two weeks to a break. We run a card activity on polynomial operations, two levels available.

HW: None,

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra2/arithmetic-with-polynomials/multiplying-polynomials-review/v/more-multiplying-polynomials

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Sunday, January 17, 2016

### Week of January 18-22, 2016

Tutoring: No afternoons this week due to a course extension special case. Mornings will be Wednesday and Friday. Normal schedule shall return next week, you are always welcome to email me about tutoring times for the week.

Assessment: Unit test is Friday 1/22 and pretest is Tuesday, 1/19 ( you do not study for the pretest)

OPEN HOUSE is Thursday, 1/28 at 6pm, I love to meet the parent(s) of my students and my students are welcome too.

Monday

Enjoy the day off!

Tuesday

Today, you will start with a pretest, quiz return and notes on solving a quadratic using GCF and Square Root. the quizzes are graded and some are good and some are not so good. I will address the major issues noted during grading

HW: None

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/quadratics/quadratics-square-root/e/solving_quadratics_by_taking_the_square_root

Wednesday

Today, we investigate Quadratic Formula with a puzzle. You saw this material in Geometry, yet I will review the concept in great detail.

HW: None

Help: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/quadform.htm

Thursday

It is the day to do one quadratic using factoring and the Quadratic Formula ( the solutions must match). Also, you will review for the unit test.

HW: Study for the unit test and do the review sheet

Help:

http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/quadraticeq/quadraformula/quadraformula.html

Friday

It is test day, so you shall shine!

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Assessment: Unit test is Friday 1/22 and pretest is Tuesday, 1/19 ( you do not study for the pretest)

OPEN HOUSE is Thursday, 1/28 at 6pm, I love to meet the parent(s) of my students and my students are welcome too.

Monday

Enjoy the day off!

Tuesday

Today, you will start with a pretest, quiz return and notes on solving a quadratic using GCF and Square Root. the quizzes are graded and some are good and some are not so good. I will address the major issues noted during grading

HW: None

Help: https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra/quadratics/quadratics-square-root/e/solving_quadratics_by_taking_the_square_root

Wednesday

Today, we investigate Quadratic Formula with a puzzle. You saw this material in Geometry, yet I will review the concept in great detail.

HW: None

Help: http://www.purplemath.com/modules/quadform.htm

Thursday

It is the day to do one quadratic using factoring and the Quadratic Formula ( the solutions must match). Also, you will review for the unit test.

HW: Study for the unit test and do the review sheet

Help:

http://www.sosmath.com/algebra/quadraticeq/quadraformula/quadraformula.html

Friday

It is test day, so you shall shine!

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Saturday, January 9, 2016

### Week of 01/11/16-1/15/2016

Tutoring: Tuesday and Friday mornings only, no afternoons due to course extension every afternoon this week

Assessments: Quiz on Wednesday and Unit test next Wednesday

Monday

Today, we factor by GCF and look at complex numbers.( add, subtract and multiply).

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/complex.htm

HW: None

Tuesday

We continue with multiplication of complex numbers and difference of squares factoring.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/specfact.htm

HW: Study for quiz

Wednesday

It is quiz day, so you shall shine on this assessment. The quiz covers factoring trinomials, complex numbers and factor by GCF. Also, we will solve quadratics by factoring.

Help:https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/quadratics-polynomials-topic/solving-quadratics-factoring/v/example-1-solving-a-quadratic-equation-by-factoring

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HW; None

Thursday

Today, you solve quadratics using GCF, square roots and Quadratic Formula

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/solvquad2.htm

HW; None

Friday

Yes, it is Friday and a 3 day weekend! You will solve quadratics using Quadratic Formula.

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/quadform.htm

HW; None

Enjoy the 3 day weekend!

Ms. Harrell

## Friday, January 1, 2016

### Week of 1/4-1/8/2016

Tutoring- I have course extension for the next two weeks, so no afternoon tutoring until the week of 01/19. Typical tutoring times will be posted the week of January 18th. I am finalizing my afternoon schedule currently.

Mornings this week will be Thursday and Friday.

Assessments: None this week, first unit quiz is next Tuesday 1/12 and first unit test is the following Wednesday or Thursday ( depends on the mastery of the concepts)

All factoring this week is very important, this skill is used all semester long!!!

Monday

Holiday for you, enjoy the freedom!

Tuesday

Your first day in my class and I look forward to meeting you. The focus of class will be informational on the course, how to be successful and to ensure you are in the correct course.

HW: Supplies needed for my class

Wednesday

Today, we are ready to review quadratics from the Geometry course. If you do not remember some topics, no worries as I will teach all topics to depth. Focus today is how to multiply binomials and factor a = one trinomials.

Help:http://www.algebrahelp.com/lessons/simplifying/foilmethod/

HW: Study the FOIL Method, you must know it for my class!

Thursday

Today, we are focused on factoring trinomials ( a equals and not equal to one).

Help:http://www.themathpage.com/alg/factoring-trinomials.htm ( I use a slightly different approach in class, yet it is good information here)

HW: None

Friday

Yes, week one is done and we will study factoring trinomials and difference of squares

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/specfact.htm

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

Mornings this week will be Thursday and Friday.

Assessments: None this week, first unit quiz is next Tuesday 1/12 and first unit test is the following Wednesday or Thursday ( depends on the mastery of the concepts)

All factoring this week is very important, this skill is used all semester long!!!

Monday

Holiday for you, enjoy the freedom!

Tuesday

Your first day in my class and I look forward to meeting you. The focus of class will be informational on the course, how to be successful and to ensure you are in the correct course.

HW: Supplies needed for my class

Wednesday

Today, we are ready to review quadratics from the Geometry course. If you do not remember some topics, no worries as I will teach all topics to depth. Focus today is how to multiply binomials and factor a = one trinomials.

Help:http://www.algebrahelp.com/lessons/simplifying/foilmethod/

HW: Study the FOIL Method, you must know it for my class!

Thursday

Today, we are focused on factoring trinomials ( a equals and not equal to one).

Help:http://www.themathpage.com/alg/factoring-trinomials.htm ( I use a slightly different approach in class, yet it is good information here)

HW: None

Friday

Yes, week one is done and we will study factoring trinomials and difference of squares

Help:http://www.purplemath.com/modules/specfact.htm

HW: None

Have a great weekend!

Ms. Harrell

### Welcome to Algebra II!

This blog is posted weekly by midnight on Sunday. Each post includes any tutoring updates for the week, upcoming assessments, plan for the week and websites to help with the topic each day.

Hello all Algebra 2 students:

I look forward to a wonderful semester with you! All students can have success in my class, a list of key items:

1 ) Great attendance

2) Listen to all instruction and ask questions as needed

3) Do all assigned work

4) Study outside the classroom ( if needed).

5) Positive Attitude

6) Stay on task ( no phones)

7) Synergy Awareness- let me know of any issues via the grade discussion protocol

Let's have a great semester!

Ms. Harrell ( Tour Guide)

Hello all Algebra 2 students:

I look forward to a wonderful semester with you! All students can have success in my class, a list of key items:

1 ) Great attendance

2) Listen to all instruction and ask questions as needed

3) Do all assigned work

4) Study outside the classroom ( if needed).

5) Positive Attitude

6) Stay on task ( no phones)

7) Synergy Awareness- let me know of any issues via the grade discussion protocol

Let's have a great semester!

Ms. Harrell ( Tour Guide)

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