Lesson Plans for Resource Math 8
Tuesday, December 3, 2013

Bellwork
1. Record homework in planner. 2. Complete 8th Grade Math Minute 55. 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. 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 markers. 2. Review the definition of slope and how to calculate slope from a graph. 3. Journal entry: formula for calculating slope given two points on a line, examples 4. Guided practice with dry erase boards and markers: calculating slope given two points 5. Independent practice and onetoone instruction as needed with the back, top portion of the "Slope" worksheet. 6. Exit Ticket: Calculating Slope Given Two Points Homework On the back of the "Slope" worksheet, complete the top portion #1321. There will be a quiz over slope and graphing on December 5. Complete the basic multiplication facts practice sheet (05) for Friday. There will be a timed quiz on Friday over the basic multiplication facts. Work on assigned Study Island lessons. Work on XtraMath lessons. Other Please maintain an organized math binder. Files 
Wednesday, December 4, 2013

Bellwork
1. Record homework in planner. 2. Bellwork: Complete 8th Grade Math Minute 56. 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 basic multiplication facts 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" Homework Complete the "Graphing & Slope Practice Quiz." There is a graphing and slope quiz tomorrow. Work on Study Island, LearnZillion, Moby Max or XtraMath lesson for at least 15 minutes. There is a timed test over the basic multiplication facts (05) on Friday. Other Please continue to maintain an organized math binder. Files 
Thursday, December 5, 2013

Bellwork
1. Record homework in planner. 2. Bellwork: Complete 8th Grade Math Minute 57. Go over correct answers, correct mistakes and record score in Math Minute journal. 3. Go over homework: "Graphing & Slope Practice Quiz" worksheet. Lesson (Graphing and Slope Quiz) 1. Students will complete the "Graphing and Slope Quiz." 2. Students that finish the quizzes early will work on assigned lessons in Study Island, Moby Max, and XtraMath on the laptops or work with a partner to practice basic multiplication facts (05). 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 
Friday, December 6, 2013

Bellwork
1. Record homework in planner. 2. Bellwork: Complete 8th Grade Math Minute 58. This paper will be collected and graded. Lesson (Study Island Benchmark II) 1. Students will take a timed test over the basic multiplication facts (05). 2. Students will complete the 2nd common core math benchmark test in Study Island. 3. Students that complete the test early will work on Study Island, XtraMath, and MobyMax lessons as assigned. 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 