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    Welcome to the 2018-2019 school year! 

    Dates to Remember: 

    8/29 - Practice drill day

    9/3 - Labor Day, No School

    9/5 - MAP Testing (Reading)

    9/6 - MAP Testing (Math)

     

     

     

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  • Week of Nov. 26 - 30

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 11/27/2018

    Unit 3 - Ratios, Rates and Percents

    Goals & Objectives:

    6.RP.A - Understand ratio concepts and use ratio reasoning to solve problem.

    6.RP.A.1 - Understand the concept of a ratio and use ratio language to describe a ratio relationship

    between two quantities.

     

    • Students will describe a ratio relationship between two quantities.

     

    6.RP.A.2 Understand the concept of a unit rate a/b associated with a ratio a:b with b ≠ 0, and use rate

    language in the context of a ratio relationship.

     

    • Students will express a unit rate using appropriate vocabulary.

     

    Monday - SNOW DAY!!

    Technology Tuesday - 

    • Quizlet: made new flashcards (quiz on Thursday)

    Wacky Wednesday-

    • Quick Check - short skil assessment

    Thinking Thursday-

    • Vocabulary quiz

    Fun Friday - SURPRISE :) 

     

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  • Week of Oct. 22-26

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 10/22/2018

    Motivational Monday

    10/22:  Goal - To review mulitplying fractions and apply simplifying skills.

    • Practice mulitplying fractions
    • Notes on simplifying improper fractions
    • No HW

    Technology Tuesday

    Wacky Wednesday

    Thinking Thursday

    Fun Friday

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  • Week of Oct. 15-19, 2019

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 10/16/2018

    Monday,  - Motivational Monday - Kid Speakers (videos)

    10/15 Goal: To apply associative and commutative properties and solve with accuracy.

    • Lesson review/sketch notes
    • practive solving proble,s with order of operations
    • word problem practice
    • HW: ws 17 & 27

    Technology Tuesday- explore Google Earth

    10/16 Goal: To add and subtract decimals with at least 80% accuracy

    • Add/Subtract decimal quiz
    • No HW

    Wacky Wednesday - online math games (the really wacky part was that the website was blocked for the kids! Sorry!) 

    10/17 Goal: To define fractions, oarts of fractions, and review how to multiply fractions. 

    HW: Practice math flashcards online . 

    Thinking Thursday - Music for Healthy Brains "Symphony No. 4 in G Minor" Wolfgang Amadeus Mozart

    Goal: Students will accurately compute mulitplication computation problems with whole numbers and fractions.

    • Lesson 7.1 Fractions x Whole Numbers
    • Lesson 7.2 Fractions x Fractions
    • HW: WS 7.1A Odd #'s   WS 7.2A Even #'s

    Fun Friday - FIELD TRIP  :) 

     

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  • Week of Oct. 8-12, 2018

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 10/10/2018

    Monday, 10/8: No School

    Tuesday, 10/9 Tech Tuesday - www.mathplayground.com

    Goal: To accurately compute multi-digit decimal addition and subtraction problems.

    • Tech Tuesday games
    • Lesson & practice
    • HW - WS #1, all problems

    Wednesday, 10/10 Wacky Wednesday https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_IZ1bX1MvdM then use sketch notes to jot down the 8 most interesting to you

    Goal: To accurately estimate decimal addition problems. To discover the properties of addition and multiplication

    • Wacky Wednesday 
    • Lesson - rounding decimals to whole numbers then find the sum.
    • Lesson - Sketch Notes to illustrate the properties of addition and subtraction (Commutative and Associative)
    • HW - Finish W.W video & notes

     

     

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  • Week of Oct. 1-5

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 10/2/2018

    Monday, 10/1

    Motivational Monday - Hackschooling video & response

    Goal - To review and practice multiplying decimals. 

    • Notes
    • Practice
    • No HW

    Tuesday, 10/2

    Technology Tuesday (through Friday)- Freckle IBL Lesson - Family Road trip (long division) Day 1

    Goal - To review & practice dividing and muliplying decimals. 

    • Review notes
    • Practice problems
    • Use Study Guide to prep for QUIZ TOMORROW

    Wednesday, 10/3

    Technology - Freckle lesson, Day 2

    Goal - To accurately solve multiplication and division problem with decimals on the quiz! 

    • Quiz
    • No HW

    Thursday, 10/4

    Technology - Freckle Lesson, Day 3

    Goal -To complete decimal quiz.

    • HW - Halloween worksheet

    Friday, 10/5

    Technology- Freckle Lesson Day 4

    Goal - To discover the methods for adding and subtracting decimals and compute accurately.

    • Notes & Practice
    • No HW - enjoy your 3 day weekend!!!
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  • Week of Sept. 24-28, 2017

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 9/24/2018

    Monday, 9/24:

    Goal - To review mulitplication with decimals, complete tech time assignment, & create math portfolios.

    • Math notes - process when multiplying with decimals
    • Tech Time - Freckle assignment
    • Math protfolio 

    HW - Tic-Tac-Math, complete 3 problems per page in tic-tac-toe pattern. At least one problem must be a word problem.

    Tuesday, 9/25:

    Goal - To apply accurate multiplication skills to solving problems.

    • Small group review/reteach
    • HW - WS 4.1A

    Wedensday, 9/26:

    Goal - To understand decimal place value in order to accurately represent solutions in computation problems (shortened class due to Resource Force presentation)

    • HW - WS 4.1A (6 more problems)

    Thursday, 9/27:

    Goal - To view Khan Academy videos and work through examples of multiplying decimals.

    • Videos & Practice problems
    • No HW

    Please check StudentVue/Parent Vue and complete any missing assignments. These must be completed and turned in tomorrow since it is the end of the first term!

    Friday, 9/28:

    Goal - 

     

     

     

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  • Week of Sept. 17-21

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 9/17/2018

    Monday, 9/17:

    Goal: To accurately compute long division problems with remainders.

    • Factor pairs practice/Quiz
    • Division practice

     

    Tuesday, 9/18: 

    Goal - To accurately compute long division problems with decimal remainders.

    • Division - Changing remainders to decimals
    • Notes & Practice
    • HW: Division Notes 4 practice problems

     

    Wednesday, 9/19:

    Goal - To complete the Fastbridge Assessment 

     

    Thursday, 9/20:

    Goal: To Independently & accurately compute long division problems and interpret remainders as decimals.

    • Practice together
    • Independent computation
    • HW: Long division worksheets - only the computation and remember to add a decimal & zeros to the hundredths place, no remainders.

     

    Friday, 9/21:

    Goal - 

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  • Week of Sept. 10-14

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 9/13/2018

    Monday, 9/10

    • Review factors and multiples, complete sketch notes
    • Practice multipliples - skip counting - understanding the patterns and application 

    Tuesday, 9/11

    • CIrcle back to Divisibility Rules

     

    Wedensday, 9/12

    • Divisibility Rules game with partner - this game demands that the students logically think about a 2 digit number they will create based on the factor spun on the spinner. Winner scores the most points
    • HW: Practice x facts

    Thursday, 9/13

    • Divisibility game with new partner (today some students revised their strategies to get more points!)
    • Operations practice - all 4 operations
    • HW: textbook p. 6 (5-10) (17-23)

    Friday, 9/14

    • Factor game with partner
    • Focus on long division - written work, using manipulatives, watching a video and practicing online. 
    • No HW - enjoy the beautiful weekend! 

     

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  • Week of Sept. 4-7, 2018

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 9/5/2018

    This week we will be diving into divisibility, products and factors:

    Tuesday, 9/4

    • Fact practice
    • Warm up - Math Antics video
    • Lesson 2.1 - Long division 
    • HW: 4 practice problems

    Wednesday, 9/5

    • Fact practice
    • Warm up - Math Kahoot
    • Check HW
    • Divisibliity Notes, discussion, & practice
    • HW: Divisibility & division worksheet

    Thursday, 9/6

    • Fact practice
    • Warm up- 
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  • Aug. 27- 31, 2018

    Posted by Karen Skorup on 8/27/2018

    This week we will continue to get to know each other. We will also get into our Daily Math routine.

    Monday - Create log-ins for online Math book.  
    HW - show your parent(s) the online book.

     

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