Thursday, December 17, 2015

Instagram

The JAMS program now has an Instagram. If you would like to see some of the exciting things students of all grades are doing in the program, follow us at "jamsprogram".


Friday 12-18-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Equivalent Expressions
- Extra Practice
Scale of the Solar System
- Building Distance Models

Homework:
No homework. Enjoy winter break!



Thursday 12-17-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Equivalent Expressions
- Problem 2.2
Scale of the Solar System
- Model #1: 1 cm = 1063 km
- Model #2: 1 cm = 1 million km

Homework:
#55
Pg. 9
- Problems 2-7, 11


Wednesday, December 16, 2015

Wednesday 12-16-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Quiz
Equivalent Expressions
- Problem 2.1
Scale of the Solar System

Homework:
#54
Pg. 9
Problems 1, 9, and 10


Tuesday, December 15, 2015

Tuesday 12-15-15

Math quiz tomorrow on repeating decimals

In-Class:
Number Talk
Converting Repeating Decimals to Fractions
Finish Hubble’s Amazing Universe
Scale of Astronomical Units and Light-years 
Tides

Homework:
#53
Pg. 39
- Problems 1-6


Monday 12-14-15

In-Class:
Converting Repeating Decimals to Fractions
Hubble’s Amazing Universe

Homework:
#52
Worksheet
- Problems 1-24


Friday 12-11-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Converting Repeating Decimals to Fractions
Moon Origins

Homework:
#51
Pg. S.54
Exercises 3 and 4


Thursday, December 10, 2015

Thursday 12-10-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Approximations of Repeating Decimals
Solar System Origins

Homework:
#50
Pg. S.47
Example 2-4


Wednesday, December 9, 2015

Wednesday 12-9-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Decimal Expansions of Fractions
Solar System Poster

Homework:
#49
Pg. S.31
Problems 1-10


Tuesday, December 8, 2015

Tuesday 12-8-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Using Equivalent Fractions to Find Non-repeating Decimals
Science Quiz
Solar System Poster

Homework:
#48
Pg. S.29
Example 3 and Example 4

Monday 12-7-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Decimal Expansions of Fractions
Cosmos Card Sort
- Create three lists based on distance from the Sun

Homework:
#47
Pg. S.27
Example 1 and Example 2


Thursday, December 3, 2015

Thursday 12-3-15

Mini Test tomorrow 

In-Class:
Number Talk
Menu – Due Today
Science Tasks – Due Today

Homework:
#46
Pg. 73
Problems 33, 44, and 45


Wednesday, December 2, 2015

Wednesday 12-2-15

Early Release - Teacher Collaboration

PM Only

In-Class:
Number Talk
Strategic Thinking - Game Theory
- NIM
- Tetra Puzzle

Homework:
No homework. 

Tuesday, December 1, 2015

Tuesday 12-1-15

In-Class:
Number Talk
Menu
Science Tasks

Homework:
#45
Pg. 71
Problems 27 and 28