**Monday, April 27, 2015 STATE TESTING: ELA**

__Common Core Standards__

8.G.B.7 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in real-world and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions.

__I can apply the Pythagorean to find a missing side length in a right triangle.__

Student Objectives

Student Objectives

I can draw a picture to help me solve a problem with the Pythagorean Theorem.

__Bellwork__

Students will turn in homework.

Students will complete the "Pythagorean Theorem Basics Ticket."

__(Pythagorean Theorem Word Problems)__

Lesson

Lesson

1. Whole class: go over bellwork

2. Whole class: go over homework

3. Watch video: "Pythagorean Theorem/Equations" on You-Tube

4. Direct instruction, demonstration, and foldable notes for journals: 4 examples of word problems that can be solved with the Pythagorean Theorem

5. Cooperative practice with Powerpoint slides, dry erase boards/markers, and a partner: "Pythagorean Theorem Bingo"

__Closing__

3-2-1 exit ticket

__Homework__

Students will choose and complete 3 problems on the front of the "Pythagorean Word Problems" worksheet.

There will be a test on the Pythagorean Theorem on Friday, May 1.

__Links__

Pythagorean Theorem video with Miss Hippy

Pythagorean Theorem rap video

Rock on Pythagorus video

Pythagorean Theorem equations video

Pythagorean Theorem cartoon

Colin Dodd's Pythagorean Theorem math song

__Files__

pythagorean_theorem_basics_ticket.docx | |

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pyth_theorem_word_problems_14_pdf.pdf | |

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**Tuesday, April 28, 2015**

__Common Core Standards__

8.G.B.7 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in real-world and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions.

__I can apply the Pythagorean Theorem to problems involving 3D figures.__

Student Objectives

Student Objectives

__Bellwork__

Students will turn in their homework.

Students will complete the "Pythagorean Theorem Word Problem Ticket."

__(Pythagorean Theorem in 3D)__

Lesson

Lesson

1. Whole class: go over bellwork

2. Whole class: go over homework

3. Watch video: Learn Zillion's "Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to 3D Figures"

4. Direct instruction and guided practice: "Pythagorean Theorem in 3D" worksheet, odds

5. Cooperative practice: students will work with a partner to complete 5 more problems on the "Pythagorean Theorem in 3D" worksheet, evens

__Closing__

Students will rate their understanding of the Pythagorean Theorem.

__Students will finish the "Pythagorean Theorem in 3D" worksheet.__

Homework

Homework

There will be a test on the Pythagorean Theorem on Friday, May 1.

__Links__

Files

Files

**Wednesday, April 29, 2015**

__Common Core Standards__

8.G.B.7 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in real-world and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions.

8.G.B.8 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance between two points in a coordinate system.

__I can apply the Pythagorean Theorem to calculate the distance between two points on a coordinate grid.__

Student Objectives

Student Objectives

__Students will turn in their homework.__

Bellwork

Bellwork

Students will complete the "Pythagorean Theorem & 3D Figures Ticket."

__Lesson__(Calculating Distance with the Pythagorean Theorem)

1. Whole class: go over bellwork

2. Whole class: go over homework

3. Direct instruction and guided practice: calculating distance with the Pythagorean Theorem, worksheet 1

4. Cooperative practice: calculating distance with the Pythagorean Theorem, worksheets 2 & 3

__Closing__

Watch video: "Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to Find Distance"

__Homework__

There will be a test over the Pythagorean Theorem on Friday.

Students will complete "Calculating Distance with the Pythagorean Theorem," worksheet 4.

__Links__

Files

Files

calculating_distance_using_the_pythagorean_theorem_1.pdf | |

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calculating_distance_using_the_pythagorean_theorem_2.pdf | |

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calculating_distance_using_the_pythagorean_theorem_3.pdf | |

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calculating_distance_using_the_pythagorean_theorem_4.pdf | |

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**Thursday, April 30, 2015 STATE TESTING: SCIENCE**

__Common Core Standards__

8.G.B.7 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in real-world and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions.

8.G.B.8 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance between two points in a coordinate system.

__I can apply the Pythagorean Theorem to solve problems involving 2- and 3-dimensional figures.__

Student Objectives

Student Objectives

I can apply the Pythagorean Theorem to calculate the distance between two points on a coordinate grid.

__Bellwork__

Students will turn in their homework.

Students will complete the "Pythagorean Theorem and Distance Ticket."

__Lesson__(Pythagorean Theorem Review)

1. Whole class: go over bellwork

2. Whole class: go over homework

3. Cooperative review: "Square Roots and Pythagorean Theorem Board Game."

__Closing__

Writing prompt in journal: "What I know about the Pythagorean Theorem...."

__Students will complete the "Pythagorean Theorem Review" worksheet.__

Homework

Homework

There will be a test tomorrow.

__Links__

Files

Files

**Friday, May 1, 2015**

__Common Core Standards__

8.G.B.7 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to determine unknown side lengths in right triangles in real-world and mathematical problems in two and three dimensions.

8.G.B.8 Apply the Pythagorean Theorem to find the distance between two points in a coordinate system.

__I can use the Pythagorean Theorem to solve a variety of numerical and word problems.__

Student Objectives

Student Objectives

__Bellwork__

Students will turn in their homework.

Students will complete the "Pythagorean Theorem Review Ticket."

__Lesson__(Pythagorean Theorem Test)

1. Whole class: go over bellwork

2. Whole class: go over homework.

3. Students will take a test over the Pythagorean Theorem.

4. Students who finish early will work on the volume lesson on Study Island.

__Closing__

Writing prompt in journal: "What I know about volume......"

__There is no homework.__

Homework

Homework

Links

Files

Links

Files