We are almost to the end of our first week in math class. All eighth-grade students are completing a two-day pretest for the course this week. As soon as this testing is done, we will begin our first unit on solving . . .
In eighth grade math, we are working to be ready for the upcoming MAP testing in a week. We are spending our class time reviewing major concepts. Students are practicing released items and problems on study . . .
In the eighth-grade math classes, we have not quite finished our unit on graphing and writing linear equations, so we will pause for the holidays and resume the same unit when we return. Concepts were assessed . . .
I am not sure which is harder to believe--snow on October 15 or that it is already time for parent-teacher conferences. I am looking forward to visiting with many parents of my students. It is . . .
We have completed a couple of "firsts" in 8th grade math class. Students have had their notebooks graded for the first time so, hopefully, any misunderstandings have been cleared up . . .