Unit 1- Operations with Rational Numbers
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7/31/17: Welcome to 7th grade math! Please bring your math supplies by Wednesday! Looking forward to a great year!
8/2/17: Today students learned about the number line, and created their own "number line of their life." Their homework is to finish their number line if they didn't already do so in class.
8/3/17: Today students learned about absolute value and additive inverse. They practiced by drawing random blocks and creating their own problems. They have homework practicing this tonight.
8/4/17: Today students learned how to add and subtract integers using integers chips. They used jerseys to demonstrate this live, and then chips at their desk.
8/7/17: Today students learned how to add and subtract integers using the number line. We then did practice problems with expo markers. They have homework practicing this tonight. Quiz on adding and subtracting integers Friday!
8/8/17: Today students learned the rules, and how to use the T-Chart to add and subtract integers. They have homework practicing this tonight. Quiz Friday!
8/9/17: Today students took the MI (math inventory) to get an estimate at what grade level they are currently performing at.
8/10/17: Today students completed a study guide for their quiz tomorrow over adding and subtracting integers. They have a homework assignment tonight and need to study for the quiz! They are able to use their notes tomorrow!
8/14/17: Today students practiced adding decimals by balancing a checkbook. Students learned to write checks, and keep up with their balance after paying bills! They have homework practicing this tonight.
8/15/17: Today students continued practicing adding and subtracting decimals with negatives, as well as learned the rules for multiplying and dividing integers. They have a computation challenge assignment for homework which will be graded for accuracy!
8/23/17: Today students learned how to add, subtract, multiply, and divide fractions with integers. We will continue practicing this tomorrow. They have a homework assignment practicing this tonight. (Click here and scroll down for the homework!)
8/28/17: Today we did more practice with adding, subtracting, dividing, and multiplying fractions with integers. There will be a short quiz tomorrow. There is a homework assignment tonight.
8/29/17 & 8/30/17: Today students completed a mini fraction quiz. We then learned how to convert fractions into decimals. They have a few practice problems for homework tonight.
8/31/17: Today students learned how to convert decimals into fractions. It is SO important they know their multiplication facts so they are able to simplify the fractions. They have homework practicing this tonight. The UNIT 1 TEST is THURSDAY, SEP 7!
9/5/17: Today students completed part 1 of their study guide for the TEST THURSDAY! They need to make sure they can complete the ** questions. They have a homework assignment tonight.