Formative: Business cards were due this Thursday. Students needed to include a logo and tagline and follow conventions of business card design to create a personal contact card. They also need to explain their audience imperative and stylstic choices.
Students also studied the conventions of a resume this week, began their own draft of a resume and conducted a Webquest research assignment mapping backwards from their "dream job."
Due Tuesday: Webquest.
Math - Mr. Wakild
Monday - Everyday, students will have Must Do's to start the class. These are the best things to study for upcoming summative tests. See the file below for all the must do's. After reviewing the weekend's homework, students finished an activity in groups.
Tuesday - After the Must Do, students worked on independent class practice where they converted fractions, decimals, and percentages.
Wednesday - Students reviewed order of operations problems with absolute value and division by zero. They started independent practice using geometric formulas to find perimeter, area, and volume.
Thursday - Students did an activity around the room where they apply the geometric formulas to find perimeter, area, and volume of real-world objects. Students got the weekend homework.
Weeks Must Do's
Last Week's Must Do's