8^{th} Grade Algebra – Week of
4/24/2017
Date: Monday 4/24/2017
Homework Due Next Class: p538 [4-44 every 4th]; p541 [1-14]
Class Section and Topic for Day: 11-7 Multiplying, Dividing and Simplifying Radicals; 11-8 Adding and Subtracting Radicals
Objective for Day: be able to simplify products and quotients of radicals; be able to simplify sums and differences of radicals
Date: Tuesday 4/25/2017
Homework Due Next Class: p545 [4-36 every 4th]; p548[4-36 every 4th] and p549[4,8] OR p549[8-11] only
Class Section and Topic for Day: 11-9 Multiplication of Binomials Containing Radicals; 11-10 Simple Radical Equations
Objective for Day: be able to multiply binomials containing square-root radicals and be able to rationalize binomial denominators that contain square-root radicals; be able to solve simple radical equations; be able to solve quadratic equations involving perfect squares
Date: Wednesday 4/26/2017
Homework Due Next Class: p563 [4-36 every 4th]; p566[4-12 every 4th]
Class Section and Topic for Day: 12-1 Quadratic Equations with Perfect Squares; 12-2 Completing the Square
Objective for Day: be able to solve quadratic equations involving perfect squares; be able to solve quadratic equations by completing the square.
Date: Thursday 4/27/2017
Homework Due Next Class: p569 [4-24 every 4th]; p574 [4-12 every 4th]
Class Section and Topic for Day: 12-3 The Quadratic Formula; 12-4 Graphs of Quadratic Equations: The Discriminant
Objective for Day: be able to learn the quadratic formula and use to solve equations; be able to use the discriminant be able to find the number of roots of the equation ax^2 + bx + c = 0 and the number of x-intercepts of the graph of the related equation y = ax^2 + bx + c
Date: Friday 4/28/2017
Homework Due Next Class: p577 [4-24 every 4th]; p580 [4-12 every 4th]
Class Section and Topic for Day: 12-5 Methods of Solution; 12-6 Solving Problems Involving Quadratic Equations
Objective for Day: be able to choose the best method for solving a quadratic equation; be able to use quadratic equations be able to solve problems
Disclamer: All information subject to change without notice.
8^{th} Grade Algebra – Week of
4/17/2017
Date: Monday 4/17/2017
Homework Due Next Class:
Class Section and Topic for Day: No Class
Objective for Day: No Class
Date: Tuesday 4/18/2017
Homework Due Next Class: p510 [4-32 every 4th]; p515 [4-36 every 4th]
Class Section and Topic for Day: 11-1 Properties of Rational Numbers; 11-2 Decimal Forms of Rational Numbers
Objective for Day: be able to learn and apply some properties of rational numbers; be able to express rational numbers as decimals or fractions
Date: Wednesday 4/19/2017
Homework Due Next Class: p519 [4-44 every 4th]; p522 [4-48 every 4th]
Class Section and Topic for Day: 11-3 Rational Square Roots; 11-4 Irrational Square Roots
Objective for Day: be able to find the square roots of numbers that have rational square roots; be able to simplify radicals and be able to find decimal approximations of irrational square roots
Date: Thursday 4/20/2017
Homework Due Next Class: p526 [4-48 every 4th]; p527 [2,4]; p532 [4-24 every 4th]
Class Section and Topic for Day: 11-5 Square Roots of Variable Expressions; 11-6 The Pythagorean Theorem
Objective for Day: be able to find square roots of variable expressions and be able to use them be able to solve equations and problems; be able to use the Pythagorean theorem and its converse be able to solve geometric problems
Date: Friday 4/21/2017
Homework Due Next Class:
Class Section and Topic for Day: No Class
Objective for Day: No Class