Week of 5-18-2015

5th grade math – Students will be working on writing decimal numbers as fractions and mixed numbers. 6th grade math – Students will begin writing and solving inequalities. 7th grade math – Students will begin learning about surface area. 8th grade math – Students will be starting a chapter about geometric transformations. 5th grade science […]

Week of 5-4-15

5th grade math – Students will be ordering decimal numbers, writing decimal numbers in expanded form, and rounding decimal numbers. 6th grade math – Students will be using the order of operations to simplify algebraic expressions and the distributive property to expand algebraic expressions. 7th grade math – Students will be working to understand and […]

Week of 4-27-15

5th grade math – Students will be learning about using letters (variables) for unknown numbers and then will begin Chapter 8: Decimals. 6th grade math – Students will be writing, evaluating, and simplifying algebraic expressions. 7th grade math – Students will learn about and apply the properties of both angles at a point and vertical […]

Week of 4-20-15

All math classes will be spending time on preparation for testing. 5th grade math – Students will work on area, perimeter, and volume. 6th grade math – Students will be starting a chapter about algebraic expressions. 7th grade math – Students will be learning about adjacent, complementary, and supplementary angles. 8th grade math – Students […]

Week of 4-13-15

5th grade math – Students will be multiplying and dividing fractions and whole numbers. 6th grade math – Students will be solving a variety of percent problems. 7th grade math – Students will continue their study of proportionality and apply this knowledge to similar figures and scale drawing. 8th grade math – Students will solve […]

Week of 3-30-15

All math classes will be taking a mid-year math test for student learning objectives. 5th grade science – Students will be finishing their study of gravity by taking part in some hands-on activities. Have a wonderful spring break!

Week of 3-23-15

5th grade math – Students will be adding and subtracting mixed numbers, both with and without renaming. 6th grade math – Students will be working to understand the relationship among fractions, decimals, and percents. 7th grade math – Students will be working on interpreting and representing direct proportions. 8th grade math – Students will solve […]

Week of 3-16-15

Just 3 days of school for students this week. All math classes will continue the work from last week. Then, on Wednesday, all classes will participate in a fun and exciting STEM challenge! 5th grade science students will be beginning a unit on gravity.

Week of 3-9-15

Testing ended later than thought and, in addition, our geometry cities are taking longer than anticipated. Thus, all math classes will finish their geometry cities this week, share them with their classes, and then display the cities. In addition: 5th grade math – Students will be learning how to change improper fractions to mixed numbers […]

Week of 3-2-15

Math testing for all classes will take place Monday and Tuesday. All math classes will be working on designing and constructing a “city” made out of 3D geometric shapes. 5th grade science – Students will be wrapping up their study of motion by taking part in several demonstrations, making a bouncy ball, and constructing a […]