Submitted by farrelda on Wed, 04/26/2017 - 11:41am.
Given numerical expressions of like and unlike values, students will use virtual tools and concrete manipulatives to explore equations and further their understanding of equality & the meaning of the equal sign.
Reviewing the causes and then examining some of the hardships, impacts, of the Great Depression during Herbert Hoover’s presidency. Then preview Franklin Delano Roosevelt’s New Deal,which will be the next area of focus.
Submitted by mccannwr on Tue, 04/25/2017 - 11:54am.
Students practice the distributive property with variables on both sides. They make a recap of a given problem. Students must discuss with their group how to do the problem and then use appropriate math language as they complete the problem.
Submitted by JNewcombe on Mon, 04/24/2017 - 9:11pm.
Students used Padlet walls to post thoughts/connections/questions about their reading of the historical fiction novel My Brother Sam Is Dead. Students were placed into small groups by teacher. Teacher created a Padlet wall for each small group. Group members were asked to post at least two comments per chapter of reading.
Submitted by trevorstaples on Fri, 04/21/2017 - 3:15pm.
Students wrap up their Watery Earth unit of science study by learning about Earth Day, demonstrating their knowledge of water as a natural resource, and thinking differently about one of their favorite books, The Lorax, by Dr. Seuss.
Submitted by degrawlm on Thu, 04/20/2017 - 5:14pm.
This lesson focuses on students learning how to interpret unit rate as slope using digital math tools. Students are directly instructed on this topic, then explore the topic through a Desmos interactive application activity.
Submitted by meganwillemskoster on Mon, 04/17/2017 - 2:31pm.
In the Law Day Unit the students ultimate goal is the presentation of the court case People V Stover. The presentation occurs in a courtroom under the guidelines of the United States Court System. Preparation of the case includes an understanding of our United States Constitution - our rights and our liberties.