I am very excited to meet all of my new students for the 2019-2020 school year! Seventh grade math utilizes a lot of what was taught in sixth grade math, but we extend and expand on it, building stronger skills to get students ready for eighth grade math. This year we will be in our 2nd year utilizing the math curriculum, Open Up from Illustrative Mathematics, which is great! It has a more hands' on approach to learning mathematics and building independent thinkers. We will be using partners and group work every day as I love for students to be able to help each other as they learn.
I truly believe in the following quote: