Week 11/13 – 11/17

(Comments in red are updates as the week progresses.)

Alg 2:

  • 11/13 A practice quiz was given on Friday (short classes.) Review practice quiz, questions, Quiz and grade in class(some classes finished and some will finish Tuesday)
  • 11/14 Go over questions on quiz. Notes on characteristics of polynomial functions (HW: 179 – 191) (Did not get to notes. Students graphed many polynomials in groups to look for patterns.)
  • 11/15 Go over HW. Notes on Analyzing Graphs and Tables of Polynomial Functions: (HW (if time) 199 -205) (Will adjust and go over notes on polynomial characteristics….HW will be 179 – 191)
  • 11/16 Go over HW. Notes on finding roots of polynomial functions (HW: 214 – 221) (This will be moved back to Friday)
  • 11/17 Review the weeks material and quiz if time (HW: NONE)

Phy:

  • 11/13 Free Body Diagram Notes: HW pg 102: 8, 10, 11
  • 11/14 Go over HW. FBD examples HW 12, 13, 16, 17
  • 11/15 Go over HW: Quiz over F = ma
  • 11/16 Grade Quiz in class and review FBD
  • 11/17 Notes over Friction…NO HW

AdvAlg:

  • 11/13 Go over systems of none linear equations (extension)
  • 11/14 Go over HW. Assign Chapter Review (graded)(This is pushed back to Wednesday…the test will be moved to Friday.)
  • 11/15 Go over Chapter Review
  • 11/16 Test on Solving systems of equations
  • 11/17 Finish Test if needed or program calculators

DigiPhoto:

  • Assign pages and finish ladder
  • Work on pages
  • Fri: meet with yearbook rep.

Week 11/6 – 11/10

Alg2:

  • Mon: Quick quiz on factoring. Graded in class and reviewed(update: quiz sent home as homework to be finished.)
  • Tues: Review polynomial division: HW 156-165
  • Wed: Go over HW (short hrs)
  • Thurs: Quiz on polynomial division
  • Fri: Presentation over characteristics of polynomial functions(NO HW)(and Veteran’s Day)

Phy:

  • Mon: Intro Chapter 4 – Force and Motion
  • Tues: Newton’s 3 Laws and Free Body Diagrams – HW pg 101-102: 1 – 7 if time in class.
  • Wed: Finish HW and go over
  • Thur: Finish Wed material and assign 8, 10 – 13, 15
  • Fri: Go over HW questions

AdvAlg:

  • Mon: Review Elimination method: HW (update: students did well on elimination, we practiced a tough problem and assigned choose your method hw)
  • Tues: How to choose method: HW (update: will go over hw and will take the practice quiz)
  • Wed: Practice quiz graded in class
  • Thurs: Word Problems
  • Fri: Word Problems

DigiPhoto:

  • In lab all week decide on final page design and teach GIMP

Week 10/30 – 11/3

Alg2:

  • Monday: Review polynomials and quiz if time
  • Tuesday: Take quiz if needed and review binomial theorem
  • Wednesday: Review factoring and quiz on binomial theorem and factoring
  • Thursday: Quiz if needed Division of polynomials and HW
  • Friday: Catch up if needed or characteristics of polynomials

AdvAlg:

  • Monday: Review solving linear equations by graphing
  • Tuesday: Solving systems by substitution: HW
  • Wednesday: Solving systems by elimination: HW
  • Thursday: Quiz on 3 methods of solving systems
  • Friday: Catch up if needed or choose your strategy (graph, elimination, substitution)

Physics:

  • Monday: Review projectile motion: HW pg 71: 51 and 53
  • Tuesday: Go over hw and review guide
  • Wednesday: Go over review guide and start test
  • Thursday: Finish Test if necessary
  • Friday: Catch up or start Ch 4: Newton’s laws: no HW

DigiPhoto:

  • In lab all week working on template

 

Week 10/23 – 10/ 27

Short week for students  because of parent-teacher conferences

Alg2:

  • Mon: Properties of exponents. HW 7 – 12
  • Tue: Operations with polynomials: HW 43 – 76…this will take 2 days, but because of the schedule, will also work on it Monday next week.
  • Wed: Continue Tuesdays material…the binomial theorem will be covered

AdvAlg:

  • Mon: Practice test
  • Tue: Go over practice test
  • Wed: Test of linear equations

Phy:

  • Mon: Proj motion ground to ground
  • Tues: Go over hw
  • Wed: Quiz

DigiPhoto:

  • In the lab all week

Week 10/16 – 10/20

Alg2:

  • Monday: Go over HW 231 – 235 odd. Assign 230 – 236 even
  • Tuesday: Go over HW. Assign review guide
  • Wednesday: Go over review
  • Thursday: Test part 1 on quadratics
  • Friday: Test part 2 on quadratics

AdvAlg:

  • Monday: Line of best fit notes. HW 77 – 85 (odd)
  • Tuesday: Go over HW and finish review guide
  • Wednesday: Go over HW and review for test
  • Thursday: Test part 1
  • Friday: Test part 2

Physics:

  • Monday: Go over vector practice quiz. Take quiz
  • Tuesday: Finish Quiz, notes on projectile motion. HW pg 70: 37 -39, 41
  • Wednesday: Go over hw. Quick quiz. Assign 45, 48 – 50
  • Thursday: Go over hw. Projectile examples HW: 53
  • Friday: Go over hw. Assign review guide.

DigiPhoto:

  • Mon & Tues: finish theme ideas
  • Wed & Thurs: Photography and photoshop demonstration
  • Friday: Rep for yearbook comes in to look at pages.

Week 10/10 – 10/3

Alg 2: (no school Monday)

  • Tuesday: Vertex form of parabolas – HW: 203 – 209 odd
  • Wednesday:  Go over HW, in class graphing from vertex form – no hw
  • Thursday: Application problems – HW 231 – 237 odd
  • Friday: Go over Thursday problems – HW review if time

Physics:

  • Tues: Go over HW pg 69: 1,3, 5, 9 a and b
  • Wed: HW 10, 11, 13 a and b, 14, 18
  • Thur: Go over HW and practice quiz
  • Fri: Quiz on vectors

Adv. Alg: will bill updated today

Week of 10/2 – 10/6

Algebra 2:

  • Monday: Finish complex numbers, HW 145 – 154 (6th hr did not get the homework because we are a little behind. They may have to double up on Tuesday.)
  • Tuesday: Go over complex numbers HW and notes on discriminant, HW 177-184
  • Wednesday: Review HW: practice quiz as HW (complete in class) and review
  • Thursday: Quiz: Discriminant and quadratic formula
  • Friday: Vertex form of a parabola, HW 203 – 219 odd

Physics:

  • Monday: Finish SAT for data and grade
  • Tuesday: Grade non-calc part of ACT and start vectors (ch 3) HW: pg 68: 1,3,5,9-11 (this may be shorter because of time)
  • Wednesday: Go over HW…Assign 13(a,b),14, and 18 (and anything we did not get to on Tuesday)
  • Thursday: Go over HW and practice problems for quiz on Friday
  • Friday: Quiz on Vectors

Advance Algebra:

  • Monday: Review and putting equations in slope-intercept form: HW 38,39
  • Tuesday: Go over HW, practice quiz on graphing by finding points
  • Wednesday: Quiz on Graphing by finding points: HW Graphing practice quiz from point-slope form
  • Thursday: Quiz on Graphing from point slope form
  • Friday: Quiz on Graphing from point slope form and proportional relationships lesson if time allows

DigiPhoto:

  • Monday – Friday work on theme

Week 9/25 – 9/29

Algebra 2:

  • Monday: Review 1 – 15 odd (Quad Formula) HW: 2 – 16 on the Kuta handout
  • Tuesday: Started Complex numbers No Homework
  • Wednesday: (substitute) SAT with calculator
  • Thursday: (substitute) SAT without calculator
  • Friday: Finish SAT, grade, and collect data

Physics:

  • Monday: Go over part 1 of review guide, HW part 2 of review guide
  • Tuesday: Go over part 2 of review guide
  • Wednesday and Thursday: (sub) Take part 1 and part 2 of chapter 2 test
  • Friday: Take SAT and collect data

Advanced Algebra:

  • Monday – Friday: Work on theme designs and design them in computer lab

 

Tuesday 9/12

Algebra 2: Graded homework from Monday. Reviewed any question. Took Quiz 4 on factoring.

Physics: Went over Monday’s homework. Reviewed questions on the homework. Discussed vertical motion and analysis. NO HOMEWORK

Advanced Algebra: Went over 1 – 8 on review guide. Assigned remainder of review for homework in class and went over all of review guide.

DigiPhoto: Worked on theme pages that are due by Friday.

Monday 9/11

Algebra 2: Reviewed factoring binomials (difference of squares, difference of cubes, sum of cubes). ASSIGNED ReQuiz 4 for homework. Graded out of 7 with #5 and #7 extra credit.

Physics: Students finished quiz on horizontal kinematic motion (started on Friday.) After finishing, assigned homework 26, 29, 30 on page 42.

Advanced Algebra: Went over homework on problem solving. (52 – 59). Assigned review at end of packet (1-8)

DigiPhoto: Discussed theme ideas. Students MUST complete a 2 page spread by Friday using the theme they liked most.