Lesson Plans for Resource Math 8
Monday, November 18, 2013

Bellwork
1. Record homework in planner. 2. Pass back papers. Give students 5 minutes to organize in binders. 3. Bellwork: Complete 8th Grade Math Minute 49. Go over correct answers, correct mistakes with grading pen, and record score in Math Minute journal. 4. Pass out "Subtracting Decimals" worksheet. Model procedure with several sample problems. 5. Go over and correct homework: "Determining Coordinates." 6. Pass out and set up math journals. Lesson (Coordinate System/Linear Equations/Functions) 1. Quick quiz: coordinate system vocabulary and coordinate graphing 2. Coordinate challenge: plotting points competition, two teams 3. Introduction to Linear Equationsjournal entry 4. Guided practice with "Function Tables" worksheet and SmartBoard 5. Independent practice and onetoone instruction as needed with remainder of "Function Tables" worksheet Homework Complete the remainder of the "Function Tables" worksheet. Work on assigned lessons in Study Island. Complete the "Subtracting Decimals" worksheet. It is due on Friday. There will be a quiz over subtracting decimals on Friday. Other Work on lessons in XtraMath. Remember each operation that you master is worth bonus points. Please remember to keep your binder organized. Files

Tuesday, November 19, 2013

Bellwork
1. Record homework in planner. 2. Bellwork: Complete 8th Grade Math Minute 50. Go over correct answers, correct mistakes with grading pen, and record score in Math Minute journal. 3. Go over answers to homework: "Function Tables" worksheet. Answer questions. Lesson (Using a Graph to Find the Slope of a Line) 1. Drill and practice subtracting decimals for 5 minutes using dry erase boards and markers. 2. Introduce slope with a journal entry. 3. Guided practice with the front of the "Slope" worksheet, odd numbered problems. 4. Independent practice and onetoone instruction as needed with remainder of problems on the front of the "Slope" worksheet Homework Complete the remainder of the front of the "Slope" worksheet. Work on Study Island, LearnZillion, Moby Max, or XtraMath lesson for at least 15 minutes. Other Please maintain an organized math binder. Files

Wednesday, November 20, 2013

Bellwork
1. Record homework in planner. 2. Complete 8th Grade Math Minute 51. Go over correct answers, correct mistakes and record score in Math Minute journal. 3. Show students math vocabulary review game at flashcardmachine.com. Give students sheet with username and password to access the file at home. 4. Distribute information about LearnZillion website. 5. Go over homework: front of the "Slope" worksheet. Lesson (Calculating Slope Given Two Points on a Line) 1. Review steps for solving multistep equations. Drill and practice solving multistep equations for 5 minutes using dry erase boards and makers. 2. Journal entry: formula for calculating slope given two points on a line, examples 3. Guided practice with dry erase boards and markers: calculating slope given two points 4. Independent practice and onetoone instruction as needed with the back, top portion of the "Slope" worksheet. 5. Exit Ticket: Finding slope from the graph of a line. Homework On the back of the "Slope" worksheet, complete the top portion #1321. There will be a quiz over slope on Friday. Work on assigned Study Island lessons. Work on XtraMath lessons. Other Please maintain an organized math binder. Files

Thursday, November 21, 2013

Bellwork
1. Record homework in planner. 2. Bellwork: Complete 8th Grade Math Minute 52. Go over correct answers, correct mistakes and record score in Math Minute journal. 3. Go over homework: the top portion on the back of the "Slope" worksheet. Lesson (Graphing and Slope Review) 1. Drill and practice subtracting decimals for 5 minutes using dry erase boards and markers. 2. Team challenge: "Graphing and Slope Review" worksheet 3. Independent practice/homework: "Graphing & Slope Practice Quiz" 4. Exit TicketDescribe one thing that you learned in math this week. Name one topic covered this week that you don't understand or one topic that you feel you need to practice more. Homework Complete the "Graphing & Slope Practice Quiz." Complete the "Subtracting Decimals" worksheet. There is a graphing and slope quiz tomorrow. There is also a brief quiz over subtracting decimals tomorrow. No calculators will be used. Work on Study Island, LearnZillion, Moby Max or XtraMath lesson for at least 15 minutes. Other Please continue to maintain an organized math binder. Files

Friday, November 22, 2013

Bellwork
1. Record homework in planner. 2. Bellwork: Complete 8th Grade Math Minute 53. Go over correct answers, correct mistakes and record score in Math Minute journal. 3. Go over homework: "Graphing & Slope Practice Quiz" worksheet. Lesson (Subtracting Decimals Quiz/Graphing and Slope Quiz) 1. Students will complete the "Subtracting Decimals Quiz." 2. Students will complete the "Graphing and Slope Quiz." 3. Students that finish the quizzes early will work on assigned lessons in Study Island, Moby Max, and XtraMath on the laptops. Homework Work on Study Island, LearnZillion, Moby Max or XtraMath lesson for at least 15 minutes. Other Please continue to maintain an organized math binder. Files
