Unit 3 Parent Letter

November 6: Discovery of Pythagorean Theorem. Used hands on manipulatives to show the squares of the legs of a right triangle equals the square of the hypotenuse.

November 9: Used the pythagorean theorem to find a missing length of the side of a right triangle. P.342 1-4 and p. 343 1-5.

November 10: Used the pythagorean theorem to solve word problems to find missing sides of right triangles. P.358 1-3 P. 359 1-5

November 11: Students chose 1 of 6 word problems using the pythagorean theorem and made a poster by illustrating the problem and solving for the missing side. No homework.

November 12: Found diagonal lengths of a 3 D rectangular prism. Practice worksheet. Review sheet for classwork and to be finished for homework. QUIZ tomorrow.

November 13: Took Quiz on Pythagorean Theorem. Classwork to be finished as homework p.381 Inquiry lab, and 382 1-6.

November 16: P.390 #20,21 to review area of a circle. P.384 Volume of a cylinder. Homework is p.389 10-12 6th period also had to complete p. 386 1-2.

November 17: Volume of a Cone. Showed that a cone's volume is 1/3 of a cylinders volume. Homework is worksheet volume of cylinder on one side and volume of cone on the other side. Quiz on Volume Friday.

November 18: Volume of a Sphere. Homework is worksheet on finding volume of sphere.

November 19: Review for Quiz tomorrow on Pythagorean Theorem and Volume of Cylinder, Cone, and Sphere. In class students reviewed for quiz by working problems in a scavenger hunt. Problems were from the book p. 394 #5,6, P. 395 # 5,7,8 P. 398 #34,35,36, P. 403 # 5,6 p. 404 #12, p. 405 # 22, 23, 26.

November 20: Pythagorean Theorem and Volume Quiz. Enjoy the break!!!

November 30: Started reviewing for Unit 3 Test that will be Thursday and Friday. Review sheet 1-21 odds. Completion of P.407 homework grade recovery.

December 1: Review for Unit 3 Test. Homework is the review sheet 2-20 evens.

December 2: Review for Unit 3 Test Tomorrow and Friday. Homework- STUDY

December 3: Students took Unit 3 test part 1 today. Homework is p. 346 #25, P.362#22, P. 367 #1,2 P. 369 # 14, P. 389 #16, P. 410 #8 to review for unit 3 test part 2

December 4: Students took Unit 3 test part 2 today. No homework. Enjoy the weekend.

November 6: Discovery of Pythagorean Theorem. Used hands on manipulatives to show the squares of the legs of a right triangle equals the square of the hypotenuse.

November 9: Used the pythagorean theorem to find a missing length of the side of a right triangle. P.342 1-4 and p. 343 1-5.

November 10: Used the pythagorean theorem to solve word problems to find missing sides of right triangles. P.358 1-3 P. 359 1-5

November 11: Students chose 1 of 6 word problems using the pythagorean theorem and made a poster by illustrating the problem and solving for the missing side. No homework.

November 12: Found diagonal lengths of a 3 D rectangular prism. Practice worksheet. Review sheet for classwork and to be finished for homework. QUIZ tomorrow.

November 13: Took Quiz on Pythagorean Theorem. Classwork to be finished as homework p.381 Inquiry lab, and 382 1-6.

November 16: P.390 #20,21 to review area of a circle. P.384 Volume of a cylinder. Homework is p.389 10-12 6th period also had to complete p. 386 1-2.

November 17: Volume of a Cone. Showed that a cone's volume is 1/3 of a cylinders volume. Homework is worksheet volume of cylinder on one side and volume of cone on the other side. Quiz on Volume Friday.

November 18: Volume of a Sphere. Homework is worksheet on finding volume of sphere.

November 19: Review for Quiz tomorrow on Pythagorean Theorem and Volume of Cylinder, Cone, and Sphere. In class students reviewed for quiz by working problems in a scavenger hunt. Problems were from the book p. 394 #5,6, P. 395 # 5,7,8 P. 398 #34,35,36, P. 403 # 5,6 p. 404 #12, p. 405 # 22, 23, 26.

November 20: Pythagorean Theorem and Volume Quiz. Enjoy the break!!!

November 30: Started reviewing for Unit 3 Test that will be Thursday and Friday. Review sheet 1-21 odds. Completion of P.407 homework grade recovery.

December 1: Review for Unit 3 Test. Homework is the review sheet 2-20 evens.

December 2: Review for Unit 3 Test Tomorrow and Friday. Homework- STUDY

December 3: Students took Unit 3 test part 1 today. Homework is p. 346 #25, P.362#22, P. 367 #1,2 P. 369 # 14, P. 389 #16, P. 410 #8 to review for unit 3 test part 2

December 4: Students took Unit 3 test part 2 today. No homework. Enjoy the weekend.