March 15- Beware the Ides of March!

Math6

  • DMR
  • redo and corrections for composite area
  • AOTA
  • HMWK: none

Math5

  • DMR
  • review and make corrections on area of triangles for 1/2 point credit
  • Aladdin story problem- calculations and illustration
  • HMWK: none

Science6

  • work on lists for ecology: consumer, producer, scavenger, decomposer
  • discussion- interconnectedness, invasive species, etc.
  • complete vocabulary for lesson 1 (9 words)
  • HMWK: finish vocab

Science5

  • bioengineering quiz
  • group prosthesis pictures
  • work on lesson 1 to p. 181
  • HMWK: complete to end of p. 181

 

Pi Day!!!!

Math6

  • DMR
  • check homework
  • practice composite area
  • pattern for dodecahedron
  • All of the Above
  • HMWK: none

Math5

  • DMR
  • area of triangles practice
  • HWMK: none

Science6

  • roller coaster quiz
  • discuss food webs/chains
  • HMWK: list in notebook of 5 producers, 5 consumers, 3 decomposers, 3 scavengers

Science5

  • study for bioengineering quiz
  • discuss ecology
  • HMWK: list of 5 living and 5 nonliving things in your environment

March 13

Math6

  • CFA pretest
  • Khan Academy: volume of prisms, cones
  • HMWK: review problems p.385 #13-20

Math5

  • CFA pretest
  • work with Ms. Frank on google slides
  • HWMK: none

Science6

  • group write-up on coaster project
  • HWMK: individual write-up for coaster project, quiz tomorrow!

Science5

  • review questions for Unit 5 Bioengineering quiz (Wed)
  • HMWK: finish card for Brittany

CORE

  • book fair

March 9

Math6

  • 3-D shapes and vocabulary
  • review shape/face/base recognition
  • All of the Above

Math5

  • review CFA short answers
  • discuss shapes and area of triangles/trapezoids
  • HWMK: p. 356 #1-7

Science6

  • roller coasters
  • HMWK: trials tomorrow

Science5

  • guest speaker- prostheses
  • share group creations
  • HWMK: none

CORE

  • roller coasters

March 8

Math6

  • CFA
  • computer lab review time/ecybermission survey
  • HMWK: none

Math5

  • computer lab review time
  • CFA part 2
  • HMWK: none

Science6

  • build and test roller coasters
  • HMWK: none

Science5

  • build and present prostheses
  • HMWK: none

 

March 7

Math6

  • homework check- area
  • Ready to Go On? p.372- review in class
  • HMWK: CFA tomorrow: expressions, equations, proportions, linear equations

Math5

  • CFA multiple choice: polygons, perimeter, area, volume, expressions
  • HMWK: CFA short answer tomorrow

Science6

  • coaster research page, blueprint draft
  • roller coasters- build and test!
  • HMWK: none

Science5

  • work on prosthesis- due tomorrow
  • HMWK: review  PROSTHESIS RUBRIC to ensure full points!

CORE

  • roller coasters

March 6

Math6

  • review percent of whole, equations
  • partner practice area of irregular figures
  • HMWK: area of two irregular figures (in notebook)

Math5

  • Sue review (perimeter, area, volume)
  • area of irregular figures
  • CFA quarterly part 1 tomorrow
  • HMWK: none

Science6

  • roller coaster planning guide, rubric, marble, track, work space
  • brainstorm track ideas- tomorrow you build!
  • HMWK: none

Science5

  • rubrics distributed, work on creating/building prosthesis

HMWK: none

  • CORE
  • roller coasters

March 2

Math6

  • CFA posttest
  • practice area of circles
  • HMWK: none- DMR retake option tomorrow

Math5

  • CFA posttest
  • HWMK: none- DMR retake option tomorrow

Science6

  • finish Marie Curie video and notes
  • HMWK: none

Science5

  • prosthesis video clip
  • group work/planning for prosthesis
  • HMWK: brainstorm

CORE

  • roller coaster preview

March 1

Math6

  •  check homework
  • practice perimeter and circumference
  •  SCIENCE ISTEP
  • review CFA
  • HMWK: posttest tomorrow

Math5

  • practice area of rectangles and parallelograms
  • review CFA
  • HMWK: posttest tomorrow

Science6

  • Radioactivity, isotopes
  • Marie Curie- take notes
  • HMWK: none

Science5

  • review Simple Machines
  • prosthesis- brainstorm supplies- must be durable, moveable, sturdy, and easy to attach/remove
  • HMWK: bring possible supplies tomorrow!

CORE

  • groups for roller coaster