**Monday, May 4, 2015**

__Common Core Standards__

8.G.C.9

Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

__Student Objectives__

I can identify the formula for the calculating the volume of a cylinder.

I can calculate the volume of a cylinder.

__Bellwork__

Students will complete a brief pretest over volume.

__Lesson__(Volume of Cylinders)

1. Anticipatory set: perimeter, area, and volume songs/video

2. Add vocabulary and definitions to math binder: radius, diameter, circumference, cylinder, cone, sphere, volume

3. Journal entry, direct instruction, and demonstration: cylinder (model with with real object), volume formula for cylinder, examples

4. Guided cooperative practice with dry erase boards and markers and cylinder volume template for students to write their own practice problems

5. Independent practice: volume of cylinders and cones worksheet, #1-8

__Closing__

Khan Academy volume video

__Homework__

There will be a test over volume on Monday, May 11.

Finish volume of cylinders and cones worksheet, #1-8.

__Links__

Perimeter, area, and volume songs

Perimeter, area, and volume animation

Volume song

The volume song

Volume of a cylinder: how to find the easy way video

Files

Files

volume_templates.pdf | |

File Size: | 194 kb |

File Type: |

volume_of_cylinders_and_cones-lesson_55.pdf | |

File Size: | 18 kb |

File Type: |

**Tuesday, May 5, 2015 STATE TESTING: MATH**

__Common Core Standards__

8.G.C.9

Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

__I can identify the formula for calculating the volume of a cone.__

Student Objectives

Student Objectives

I can calculate the volume of a cone.

__Bellwork__

Students will turn in homework.

Students will complete the "Volume of Cylinders Ticket."

__(Volume of Cones)__

Lesson

Lesson

1. Whole class: go over bellwork

2. Whole class: go over homework

3. Anticipatory set and demonstration (with solid figures and water): If I have a cone and a cylinder of equal height and diameter, how many cones will it take to fill the cylinder?

4. Journal entry, direct instruction, and demonstration: cone (model with real object), formula for volume of cone, examples

5. Guided cooperative practice with dry erase boards and markers and cone template for students to write their own practice problems

6. Independent practice: volume of cylinders and cones worksheet, #9-16

__Closing__

Exit ticket: Students will rate their own understanding of the topic presented.

__There will be a test over volume on Monday, May 11.__

Homework

Homework

Finish volume of cylinders and cones worksheet, #9-16.

__Links__

Files

Files

volume_templates.pdf | |

File Size: | 194 kb |

File Type: |

volume_of_cylinders_and_cones-lesson_55.pdf | |

File Size: | 18 kb |

File Type: |

**Wednesday, May 6, 2015**

__Common Core Standards__

8.G.C.9

Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

__I can identify the formula for calculating the volume of a sphere.__

Student Objectives

Student Objectives

I can calculate the volume of a sphere.

__Bellwork__

Students will turn in their homework.

Students will complete the "Volume of Cones Ticket."

__Lesson__(Volume of Spheres)

1. Whole class: go over bellwork

2. Whole class: go over homework

3. Watch Khan Academy video: volume of a sphere

4. Journal entry, direct instruction and demonstration: sphere (model with real object), formula for volume of a sphere, examples

5. Guided cooperative practice with dry erase boards, markers, and volume templates

6. Independent practice: volume of spheres worksheet

__Closing__

Exit ticket: Volume Formulas Matching

__There will be a test over volume on Monday, May 11.__

Homework

Homework

Complete any 5 problems on the volume of spheres worksheet.

__Links__

Files

Files

volume_templates.pdf | |

File Size: | 194 kb |

File Type: |

sphere-easy1.pdf | |

File Size: | 28 kb |

File Type: |

exit_ticket_volume.pdf | |

File Size: | 176 kb |

File Type: |

**Friday, May 8, 2015**

**STATE TESTING: SCIENCE**

__Common Core Standards__

8.G.C.9

Know the formulas for the volumes of cones, cylinders, and spheres and use them to solve real-world and mathematical problems.

__Student Objectives__

I can apply formulas to calculate the volume of cones, cylinders, and spheres.

__Bellwork__

Students will turn in homework.

Students will complete "Volume of 3D Solids Ticket 2."

__Lesson__(Volume of Cylinders, Cones, and Spheres Stations/Projects)

__Closing__

Homework

There will be a test over volume on Monday.

Homework

__Links__

Files

Files