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Algebra 1A Classwork and Homework Mr. Cantlin's Class  20052006 
Quarter 1 
Week of October 3, 2005 
Mon. 
10/3/2005 
Class: Review graded Quiz 6, graphing activity. Intro. to Ch. 19, Analyzing Tables and Graphs.
HW: Review Chapter 1 for end of quarter exam (especially the study guide at the end of the chapter). 
Tues. 
10/4/2005 
Class: Review Chapter 1, classwork: Chapter 1 Practice test (page 63 of textbook).
HW: Study Ch. 1 for exam (see pages 57 to 62 for a study guide). 
Wed. 
10/5/2005 
Class: Practice for or take end of quarter 1 exam.
HW: Study for exam as needed. 
Thur. 
10/6/2005 
Class: Practice for or take end of quarter 1 exam.
HW: Study for exam as needed. 
Fri. 
10/7/2005 
Class: End of quarter 1 exam..
HW: Enjoy your fall break! 


Week of September 26, 2005 
Mon. 
9/26/2005 
Class: Review of fractions, school out at noon for Teacher Day.
HW: None. 
Tues. 
9/27/2005 
Class: Practice, operations with fractions (click here for notes).
HW: None. 
Wed. 
9/28/2005 
Class: Ch. 17 "Logical Reasoning" and Intro. to Ch. 18, "Graphs and Functions".
HW: Read Ch. 17 and 18. 
Thur. 
9/29/2005 
Class: Finish Ch. 18, Graphs and Functions, graph practice: sink the sub game.
HW: Make a graph of your "speed" (y  axis) vs. "time" (x  axis) from the time you wake up until you get home on a typical school day (see the graph on page 44  example 3 for a similar graph). 
Fri. 
9/30/2005 
Class: Quiz 6.
HW: Review Ch. 1. 


Week of September 19, 2005 
Mon. 
9/19/2005 
Class: Review graded Quiz 4 and Exam 1, practice combining "like" terms.
HW: Study for Quiz 4 retake. 
Tues. 
9/20/2005 
Class: Retake Quiz 4 (the Distributive Property), Ch. 16, the Commutative and Associative Properties (of addition and multiplication).
HW: Read Ch. 16. 
Wed. 
9/21/2005 
Class: Retake Quiz 4 (Distributive Property), practice (lapboards) Ch. 11 to 16 inc. "properties".
HW: Study the "11 properties". 
Thur. 
9/22/2005 
Class: Return graded quiz 4's, homework, classwork / homework: Worksheet 16 (Pg. 31) "Commutative & Associative Properties".
HW: Worksheet 16 (Pg. 31) "Commutative & Associative Properties", study "11 properties" for quiz tomorrow. 
Fri. 
9/23/2005 
Class: Quiz 5.
HW: None. 


Week of September 12, 2005 
Mon. 
9/12/2005 
Class: Exam 1 over Chapters 11 to 14.
HW: None. 
Tues. 
9/13/2005 
Class: Ch. 15 "The Distributive Property".
HW: Read Ch. 15. 
Wed. 
9/14/2005 
Class: Issue Midterms, practice the distributive property.
HW: Get Midterms signed, read Ch. 15. 
Thur. 
9/15/2005 
Class: Practice (lapboards) the distributive property.
HW: Study Ch. 15 for quiz tomorrow. 
Fri. 
9/16/2005 
Class: Quiz 4 over Ch. 15, "The Distributive Property".
HW: Worksheet 15 (Page 27) The Distributive Property. Also, signed midterms due Monday. 


Week of September 5, 2005 
Mon. 
9/5/2005 
Class: No School  Labor Day Holiday.
HW: None. 
Tues. 
9/6/2005 
Class: Review graded quizzes and homework, intro to Ch. 14: "Identity Properties".
HW: Read Ch. 14. 
Wed. 
9/7/2005 
Class: Ch. 14, Two Special Properties of Multiplication (Zero Product Property and the Reciprocal Property) and Four Properties of Equality (Reflexive, Symmetric, Transitive, and Substitution).
HW: Read Ch. 14. 
Thur. 
9/8/2005 
Class: Classwork: Worksheet 14 (Pg. 21) "Identity and Equality Properties".
HW: Worksheet 14 (Pg. 21) "Identity and Equality Properties". 
Fri. 
9/9/2005 
Class: Review for exam (lapboard practice) on Monday over Chapters 11 to 14.
HW: Review for exam (use study guide at end of Chapter 1). 


Week of August 29, 2005 
Mon. 
8/29/2005 
Class: Review graded quizes and homework, classwork: Worksheet Skill 8 "Decimal and Place Value", intro to Ch. 13: inequality symbols.
HW: Read Ch. 13. 
Tues. 
8/30/2005 
Class: Practice (lapboards) over place value and order of operations..
HW: Worksheet 12 (pg 8) "Order of Operations #114 required, #1521 bonus. DUE THURSDAY. 
Wed. 
8/31/2005 
Class: Ch. 13, Introduction to solving equations and inequalities, the "Golden Rule of Equations".
HW: Read Ch. 13, finish .Worksheet 12 (pg 8) "Order of Operations #114 required, #1521 bonus. 
Thur. 
9/1/2005 
Class: Continue Ch. 13: solving equations and inequalities by "guess and check", adding and subtracting fractions, simplifying fractions.
HW: Page 799 "Column 1" (adding and subtracting fractions, simplifying fractions), study for Ch. 11 to 13 quiz tomorrow. 
Fri. 
9/2/2005 
Class: Quiz 3.
HW: Monday = No School  enjoy the Labor Day Holiday!. 


Week of August 22, 2005 
Mon. 
8/22/2005 
Class: Ch. 11 "Variables and Expressions" (bell exercise problems), review graded homework (add/multiply worksheets) and graded Quiz 1.
HW: 1. Worksheet 11 (Page 1) "Variables and Expressions" 2. Bring 5 selfaddressed stamped envelopes (click here for instructions)  DUE MONDAY 82905. 
Tues. 
8/23/2005 
Class: Finish Ch. 11 with definition of "factors", Ch. 12, "Order of Operations".
HW: Read Ch. 12. 
Wed. 
8/24/2005 
Class: Grouping symbols, review "Variables and Expressions" Worksheet done for homework, continue with "Order of Operations" examples including the best way to write PE==>(MD)==>(AS).
HW: Look at the problems on page 14 (#22, 24, 26, 28) and page 15 (51 to 55)  be prepared to work these in class.. 
Thur. 
8/25/2005 
Class: Practice and review: Order of Operations.
HW: Review for quiz tomorrow. 
Fri. 
8/26/2005 
Class: Quiz 2 (Chapter 11 and 12).
HW: Bring 5 selfaddressed stamped envelopes (click here for instructions)  DUE MONDAY 82905. 


Week of August 15, 2005 
Mon. 
8/15/2005 
Class: Addition, multiplication, long division, "moon the fraction", units, right angles, perimeter, issue textbooks, "foldable" exercise  click here (also on page 5 of text).
HW: 1. Finish "foldable" exercise  click here (also on page 5 of text) if not completed in class. 2. Worksheets Skill 3 "Adding Whole Numbers" and Skill 5 "Multiplying Whole Numbers". 3. Homework Bonus: since "peri" means around and "meter" means measure, find other words that include "peri" with the meaning "around". Explain why "peri" is used in your word. 
Tues. 
8/16/2005 
Class: Converting fractions to decimals by long division, multiplying fractions, long division practice, rational (fraction) numbers = terminating or repeating decimals, irrational (not fraction) numbers = nonrepeating, nonterminating decimals (like pi or any square roots that are not perfect squares).
HW: Read Chapter 11 "Variables and Expressions". 
Wed. 
8/17/2005 
Class: Fractions to decimals and percents, rational and irrational numbers, Ch. 1 "Variables and Expressions" including using meaningful variable names.
HW: Finish classwork: Page 8 #1116 (all). 
Thur. 
8/18/2005 
Class: Continue Chapter 11 "Variables and Expressions" including "powers", definition of base and exponent.
HW: Review for quiz tomorrow. 
Fri. 
8/19/2005 
Class: Quiz 1.
HW: None. 


Week of August 8, 2005 
Mon. 
8/8/2005 
Class: Teacher Day J.B.P.HS.
HW: N/A. 
Tues. 
8/9/2005 
Class: Teacher Day SMHS.
HW: N/A. 
Wed. 
8/10/2005 
Class: Teacher Day SMHS.
HW: N/A. 
Thur. 
8/11/2005 
Class: First day of school  Welcome! Introductions, redo policies, supplies. A cool Magic Square web site.
HW: Get "Homeroom Paperwork" signed. 
Fri. 
8/12/2005 
Class: Class policies and procedures.
HW: Have all your math supplies for Monday's class. 


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