Unit 1 Daily Agenda
  1. August 18, 2015
    School's Back in
    HOMEWORK: None!
    SWBAT: adjust to being back in school. Agenda: 1. Seating Chart 2. Name Plates 3. Group Share-out 4. Birthday Game
  2. August 19/20, 2015
    Who are you?
    HOMEWORK: Parent/Guardian sign Syllabus
    SWBAT: reflect on themselves as math learners; identify key items within the Algebra 2 Syllabus. Agenda: 1. Student Survey 2. Syllabus Hunt 3. Classroom Rules 4. Problem Solving Activity
  3. August 21, 2015
    Necessity of Clarity
    HOMEWORK: Have materials on Monday Parent/Guardian sign Syllabus
    SWBAT: write & revise steps for processes; reflect on necessity of clarity Agenda: 1. M & M Check-in 2. Peanut Butter & Jelly Activity
  1. August 24, 2015
    (101) Patterns and Expressions
    HOMEWORK: Lesson 1: (1-1) # 1- 4
    SWBAT: Identify and describe patterns. Agenda: 1. Materials Check 2. Binder Set-up 3. Vocabulary List / Homework Wksht 4. Lesson 1 (1-1) Patterns and Expressions [Problem 1 and Problem 2)
  2. August 25, 2015
    (1-1) Graphs-> Tables -> Processes ->Expressions
    HOMEWORK: Lesson 1: (1-1) #5 - 8
    SWBAT: Identify and describe patterns. Agenda: 1. Warm Up/Homework Check 2. Vocabulary Time 3. Finish Lesson 1 (1-1) Patterns and Expressions [Problem 3] 4. Lesson Check 5. Lesson Reflection (Strengths / Challenges)
  3. August 26/27, 2015
    (1-2) The Real Number System
    HOMEWORK: Lesson 2: #1-8 read: mathisfun.com/sets/real-number-properties.html
    SWBAT: graph and order real numbers; identify properties of real numbers. Agenda: 1. Warm Up 2. Lesson 2 (1-2) The Real Number System [Problem(s) 1 - 3] 3. Chromebook Cart Rules
  1. August 28, 2015
    (1-2) Properties of Real Numbers
    HOMEWORK: Lesson 2 (1-2) #9-16
    SWBAT: graph and order real numbers; identify properties of real numbers. Agenda: 1. Warm-up 2. Finish Lesson 2 (1-2) Properties of Real Numbers [Problem 4] 3. Homework Review 4. Homework Quiz #1
  2. Monday August 31, 2015
    (Fractions Review) Partner Photo Task
    HOMEWORK: Lesson A: #1-4
    SWBAT: solve for aspect ratios of various sizes; explain the difference between the fractional/rational operations. Agenda: 1. Lesson Check 2 2. Fractional Review (w/a partner) 3. Photo Performance Task
  3. Tuesday Septemb 1, 2015
    Aspect Ratio and Proportions
    HOMEWORK: NONE!
    SWBAT: solve for aspect ratios of various sizes; compare and contrast the affects of proportions. Agenda: 1. Photo Performance Task (Finish) 2. Interpreting Algebraic Expressions Pre-Assessment
  1. Wed/Thur Septemb 2/3, 2015
    (1-3) Interpreting Algebraic Expression
    HOMEWORK: Lesson 3 (1-3) #1-10
    SWBAT: translate between words, symbols, tables and area representations of algebraic expressions. Agenda: 1. Interpreting Algebraic Expressions a) Warm-Up b) Clear up misconceptions c) Matching written expressions with Algebraic Expressions (Practice) d) Matching Activity
  2. Friday, Septemb 4, 2015
    (Performance Task) Intro to "Where's My Car?" Task
    HOMEWORK: Study for Unit 1: Quiz 1
    SWBAT: translate between words, symbols, tables and area representations of algebraic expressions; read a word problem, and annotate it using a graphic organizer Agenda: 1. Finish "Interpreting Algebraic Expressions: Activity a) Activity b) Post Assessment 2. "Where's My Car?" Performance Task Intro (3 Read Protocol / Annotating using Graphic Organizer).
  3. Tuesday, Septemb 8, 2015
    Unit 1 Quiz 1
    HOMEWORK: Complete Performance Task sections 1-2 & 1-3.
    SWBAT: apply Unit 1 skills and concepts to Unit 1 Performance Task; show mastery of Unit 1 Concepts/Skills. Agenda: 1. "Where's My Car" Performance Task 2. Unit 1: Quiz 1
  1. Wed/Thur Septemb 9/10, 2015
    (1-4) Solving Equations
    HOMEWORK: Lesson 4 (1-4) #1-7
    SWBAT: solve equation; solve problems by writing equations. Agenda: 1. Warm Up (Problems 1 & 2 - handout) 2. PEMDAS Review/ Inverse Operations (On Handout from Warm-up) 3. Lesson 4 (Problems 3-5) Documents: Warm-up; Problem 3 (Using an Equation to Solve a Problem)
  2. Friday, Septemb 11, 2015
    (1-5) Solving Inequalities
    HOMEWORK: Lesson 5 (1-5): #1-4
    SWBAT: solve inequalities; solve and graph inequalities. Agenda: 1. Lesson Check 4 2. Homework Quiz #2 3. Lesson 5 (Problems 1 & 2) Documents: Homework Quiz #2; Lesson 5 (Problems 1-3)
  3. Monday, Septembe 14, 2015
    Performance Task
    HOMEWORK: Complete Graphic Organizer for 1-2, 1-3, and 1-4
    SWBAT: apply their skills of creating equations and inequalities to solve for the variables. Agenda: 1. Performance Task "Where's My Car?" 2. *if time* ixl.com skill building work
  1. Tuesday Septembe 15, 2015
    iXL.com Skill Building
    HOMEWORK: Finish iXL.com classwork
    SWBAT: independently build their Unit 1 skills using online resources. Agenda: iXL.com Students will work on ixl skills to help build their fluency in the Unit 1 Skills. (A2 - Evaluate expressions involving integers, B1 - Solve Linear equations, B2 - Solve linear equations - word problems, B5 - Solve multi-variable equations, C1 - Graph a linear in one variable, C3 - Write inequalities from graphs, C4 - Write a linear equality: word problems, C5 - Solve linear inequalities, C6 - Graph solutions to linear equations.
  2. Friday, Septemb 11, 2015
    (1-5) Solving Inequalities
    HOMEWORK: Lesson 5 (1-5): #1-4
    SWBAT: solve inequalities; solve and graph inequalities. Agenda: 1. Lesson Check 4 2. Homework Quiz #2 3. Lesson 5 (Problems 1 & 2) Documents: Homework Quiz #2; Lesson 5 (Problems 1-3)
  3. Monday, Septembe 14, 2015
    Performance Task
    HOMEWORK: Complete Graphic Organizer for 1-2, 1-3, and 1-4
    SWBAT: apply their skills of creating equations and inequalities to solve for the variables. Agenda: 1. Performance Task "Where's My Car?" 2. *if time* ixl.com skill building work