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    Welcome to 8th grade math
     
    Spring Parent-Teacher Conferences
    Thursday, February 20 from 1:30pm-6:30pm with a break from 3:00-4:15pm
    Math-Room 407
    You do not need to sign up for a conference, just show up
    Spring conferences are for students who are struggling.
     
     
     
    Communication
    Email is the quickest way to reach me:   christine.clarkson@dvusd.org
     
     
    Text Blasts for 2019-2020 
    For 8th grade math, text:   @msclarkson    to the number:   81010
      
     
    To access the math curriculum online:
     
     
    Dream Box for additional help
    Students should be working on Dream Box per week for 60-90 minutes and should complete 7-8 lessons each week to see growth
     
     
    Other Website Resources for math help for both 8th grade math and Algebra
        www.khanacademy.org:  Search for the topic you need help with and it will give you short videos that give you example problems.  You can also set up an account and take a 10-question pretest to assess your level.  It will build you lessons on what you need work on.  Includes math from basic counting kindergarten work up through calculus.
    My class code for 2019-2020 year is:  FN8YH9H7
     
        www.learnzillion.com:  Search for the topic and click "video lessons" and you can watch short videos that give you example problems and show the work on how to do the problem.
     
        www.ixl.com:  practice questions from kinder through precalculus
     
     
      
    Math Syllabus
     
     
    Test Retakes
     
     
    Tutoring

    Students need to get prior approval from the teacher to attend tutoring.  They need to show that they are working during class time as well.  Tutoring is Tuesday mornings from 8:00-8:30am and Wednesdays after school from 3:30-4:00pm.  Students need to bring work they need help on during tutoring time or questions they need additional help with.  

     
     
    Class notes
     
     
     
     
    Khan Academy link for exponents and scientific notation (**Note** they are located towards the middle and end of the link)  Click here for Khan Academy link 
     
     
     
     
    Lesson Plans & Homework for the Week of:  February 17
    (subject to change)
     
    MONDAY:   No School
    8th grade math:  
        Homework:  
      
    TUESDAY:
    8th grade math:  Chapter 6 Test:  Exponents & Scientific Notation
        Homework:  no homework
     
    WEDNESDAY:
    8th grade math:   Lesson 7.1  Square Roots
        Homework:  no homework
     
    THURSDAY:   12:05 early release
    8th grade math:  CFA (Common Formative Assessment) over performing operations using scientific notation
        Homework:  no homework
     
    FRIDAY:  12:05 early release
    8th grade math:  finish lesson 7.1
        Homework:  page 1 in the homework packet
     
     
     
     
     
     
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