Ms. Gilbert’s All-Stars Algebra Math Minutes
Math Minutes #1August 10, 2012 Please turn in your homework to the appropriate folder. Using your ‘designated Math Minutes’ folder / notebook, please finish ONE of the following sentences… “I enjoy Math because…” “I do not enjoy Math because…”
Math Minutes # 2August 13, 2012 What are the ORDER of OPERATIONS in Math? Are these merely a suggestion or must we follow them always? Explain.
Which one of these answers is correct? Prove your answer! Math Minutes # 3August 14, 2012 Math &
Math Minutes # 4August 15, 2012 Pre-Assessment Reflection: How many problems did you answer correctly on your pre-assessment? How many did you answer incorrectly? Do you know some of the mistakes that you made? Did you get any incorrect AND you do NOT know what you did wrong? (list exact #’s)
Math Minutes # 5August 20, 2012 1. What is the MAP? 2. How are these MAP scores used at BCMS? 3. What is a Math MAP score that reflects an 8th grade level? http://www.wiggins50.k12.co.us/PDF_Teacher%20Resources/NWEA%20Cut%20Scores.pdf
Math Minutes # 6August 30, 2012 Adding Integers: What are the procedures for adding integers with the SAME sign? Create an example. 2. What are the procedures for adding integers with DIFFERENT signs? Create an example.
Math Minutes # 7August 30, 2012 140 + 330 = ? (-140) + (-330) = ? 140 + (-330) = ? (-140) + 330 = ?
Math Minutes # 8September 13, 2012 Create THREE separate expressions using positive & negative integers AND order of operations. (you must use multiplication or division in at least two) & include your answers. **No more than 6 steps and no less than 3.