Wednesday, November 24, 2010

Interrupting your break :)

Cheers to a happy and enjoyable thanksgiving. I sincerely hope that you are enjoying the weeklong break and you are also taking the chance to go over some of the math concepts that gave you a hard time just before you went away.

Guys, while you are observing the many delectable dishes being prepared (‘cause I know you will not be helping to prepare any :) Could you kindly take the time to do a section of your assignment. Remember you are not getting work as a form of punishment but rather to have you practice as much as you possibly can so that the concepts you learned will take root.

Grade eight; I am counting on you to complete the assigned package. Thoroughly go over each question and solve to find your answers.

Grade seven, please take note of the below listed procedure that will lead you to the completion of your assignment. Please visit
 Click on WebQuests
 Scroll down to Percents in daily Life. Click on learn more
 Read the introduction and the task
 Go through each section of process part one, try a crossword puzzle and print for handing in.
 Go through process part two and complete percent Application Worksheet, showing All working
 Go through process part three to see how percent is used in daily life
 Complete process part four numbers 1, 2, 3 and 4 to be handed in on the 29th of November.
Remember to have fun while you are doing this task.

Grade Six, I have not forgotten you. Even though you already have the assignment, I will list the procedure for you again. Please visit
 Click on WebQuests
 Scroll down to Integers and Science
 Complete Part 1, Part 2, Part 3
 Only submit Part 2 #1, Part 3 #1, 2 and 3
 Along with the resources that are made available to assist you with this assignment, please feel free to go over the rules that you have learned so far with your parents, and have them guide you through this process.
Looking forward to hearing from you come Monday.

Guys, how are you doing with your fundraising activity? I hope that your family and friends are assisting with your efforts. You are all doing a remarkable job giving back. Keep up the good work. Emmanuel, how are you doing? Everything’s good? I hope so Jaren, Leeshawn, Kevin, Jose David and Josh T. Keep pushing.
See you all in a few days.

Tuesday, November 2, 2010

Seventh Graders

Please remember to revise for your Test!!

Lets see those of you who have done your Home Work :)

Matt and Michelle enjoy a romantic evening at The Golden Lamp. The waiter has done an excellent job, and they want to leave him a nice tip of 15%.

                            The Golden Lamp

                1 Jumbo Shrimp                  $14.95
                1 Chicken Salad                   $ 7.95
                2 Cheesecakes                      $ 6.40
                W/strawberries                    $ 1.50
                2 Soft drinks                        $ 2.50
                Grilled vegetables                $ 5.95
                W/extra ranch                     $ 0.75

As generous restaurant patrons, they will tip the waiter after the tax of 7% is calculated.

What amount will Matt put on his credit card for the total bill, plus tax and tip?

Monday, November 1, 2010

Eighth Graders

Guys, please take some time to familiarize yourself with this presentation on transformational geometry. You are already doing a fantastic job on dilation and I know that you are looking forward to reflecting and rotating using actual coordinates....go ahead and have fun with math!!!!