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    Welcome to 8th grade math & Algebra 1-2 Honors
      

    Communication

    Email is the quickest way to reach me:   christine.clarkson@dvusd.org
     
     
    Text Blasts for 2018-2019 
    For 8th grade math, text:   @msclarkson    to the number:   81010
    For Algebra Honors updates, text:   @SSRalgebra    to the number:   81010
      
     
    To access the math curriculum online:
       Directions to access Big Ideas Math book, click here
     
     
    Algebra 1-2 Honors:  Houghton Mifflin Harcourt Algebra 1
     
     
    Dream Box
    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.
     
        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
     
     
      
    2018-2019 Syllabus
     
     
     
    Test Corrections
    You may choose ONE test or quiz each quarter to fix.  You have one week after receiving your graded test back to work on test corrections and resubmit.  No late test corrections will be accepted.  
    To see the full directions on how to complete test correction, click here---> Directions for Test Corrections
     
     
    Tutoring

    Daily during homeroom time from 3:00-3:30pm and also on Tuesday mornings from 8:00-8:30am.  Students need to bring work they need help on during tutoring time or questions they need additional help with.

     
    Class notes
     
     
     
    Lesson Plans & Homework for the Week of:  November 19
    (subject to change)
     
     
     
    MONDAY:
    8th grade math:   finish lesson 4.2 Slope
        Homework:  page 153 #1, 7-12 all, 13-19 odds, 21-24 all
     
    Algebra 1-2 Honors:  Lesson 15.3  Construct Exponential Functions
        Homework:  page 550 #1-3, 5, 6, 8-10, 13-16
     
    TUESDAY:
    8th grade math: Lesson 4.3 Graphing Proportional Relationships
        Homework:  page 162 #1-7 odds, 8, 9
     
    Algebra 1-2 Honors:  Lesson 15.4  Transforming Exponential Functions
        Homework:   page 569 #1-14, 17-19
     
    WEDNESDAY:  No School
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    Algebra 1-2 Honors:   
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    THURSDAY:  No School
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    FRIDAY:  No School
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