Mrs. Kingsbury's EmailThe best way to contact me is through email. You can use my school email: lisa.kingsbury@laingsburg.k12. mi.us.

Mrs. Kingsbury's weebly siteThere are quite a few notes from the first several chapters of the book available on my website. The link will take you there; don't forget that the password is: groovy.

Prentice hall WebsiteAt phschool.com, you can access your book with your username & password on SuccessNet (LastnameFirstnamewolfpack1). You can also do practice quizzes & video tutors with the web code: ask0099.

Extra PracticeGreat websites for additional practice of core math concepts.

Illuminate online testing portal & Socrative for quizzes 
Daily Agenda
Week of May 2529
Monday:
No schoolMemorial Day Tuesday: I can graph a linear equation. I can find slopeintercept form of a line.
I can graph a linear equation. I can find slopeintercept form of a line.
I can graph a linear equation. I can find slopeintercept form of a line.
I can recall all we have learned this year.

quiz on Linear EquationsFriday

week of May 1822
Monday:
I can graph a linear equation. I can find/define the slope of a line.
I can graph a linear equation. I can find/define the slope of a line.
I can graph a linear equation. I can find/define the slope of a line. I can write a linear equation in slopeintercept form. I can use the Pythagorean Theorem to find missing distances.
I can graph a linear equation. I can find/define the slope of a line. I can write a linear equation in slopeintercept form. I can use the Pythagorean Theorem to find missing distances.
I can graph a linear equation. I can find/define the slope of a line. I can write a linear equation in slopeintercept form.

Pythagorean Theorem Quiz on Friday

week of May 1114
Monday:
I can use the Pythagorean Theorem to find the hypotenuse.
I can use the Pythagorean Theorem to find a missing side. I can graph in the coordinate plane.
I can use the Pythagorean Theorem to find a distance. I can graph a function in the coordinate plane.
I can make sense of problems and persevere in solving them I can graph a function in the coordinate plane.
No schoolProfessional Development 

Week of May 48
Monday:
I can solve an equation using square root.
MStep Testing Wednesday: MStep Testing Thursday: MStep Testing Friday: I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.


week of Apr. 27May 1
Monday:
3D Geometry Test Tuesday: No classMStep Wednesday: No classMStep Thursday: I can describe the twodimensional cross sections of threedimensional figures. Friday: I can make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.


Week of Apr. 2024
Monday:
I can find the volume of pyramids & cones. I can find the surface area and volume of spheres.
I can find the surface area and volume of spheres.
I can find the surface area and volume of spheres. I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.
I can find lateral & surface area and volume. I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.
I can find lateral & surface area and volume. I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.

3Dimensional Geometry TestNext Monday 
Week of Apr. 1317
Monday:
I can find lateral & surface area of prisms & cylinders.
I can find lateral & surface area of prisms & cylinders. I can find lateral & surface area of pyramids & cones.
I can find lateral & surface area of prisms & cylinders. I can find lateral & surface area of pyramids & cones.
I can find volume of prisms & cylinders. I can find volume of pyramids & cones.
I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.

Test over 3D Geometry next week

Week of Mar. 30Apr. 2
Monday:
I can make & understand nets.
I can make & understand nets.
I can solve equations with fractions.
I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.
No schoolspring break 

Week of Mar. 2327
Monday:
I can name 3dimensional shapes and identify their parts.
I can name 3dimensional shapes and identify their parts.
I can draw a representation of a 3dimensional figure.
I can name 3dimensional shapes and identify their parts. I can draw a representation of a 3dimensional figure.
I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.

Quiz on 81, 82 & 83 next Wednesday!

Week of Mar. 1620
Monday:
I can use pi to find area & circumference of a circle.
I can find the measure of unknown angles.
I can find the area of polygons & circles.
I can find the measure of unknown angles. I can find the area of polygons & circles.
Geometry UnitFirst Half Test 

Week of Mar. 913
Monday:
I can review my work and find my errors for correction.
Tuesday: I can find the area of parallelograms, trapezoids & triangles.
I can find the area of parallelograms, trapezoids & triangles.
I can find the circumference & area of a circle.
I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.


Week of Mar. 26
Monday:
I can classify different types of polygons.
I can find the total degrees of the interior angles of a polygon. I can find a missing angle in a polygon.
Wednesday: No classExplore Test Thursday: I can find the total degrees of the interior angles of a polygon. I can find a missing angle in a polygon.
I can make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.

Vocabulary QuizThursday
Some of our vocabulary:

Week of Feb. 2327
Monday:
I can identify vertical, adjacent, complimentary & supplementary angles. I can compute the values of such angles.
I can compute the values of angles around parallel lines. I can name angles.
I can identify congruent triangles by mathematical postulates.
I can identify congruent triangles by mathematical postulates.
I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.


Week of Feb. 1721
Monday:
No schoolPresidents' Day Tuesday: I can transform a figure in the coordinate plane.
I can estimate perimeter & area of a figure.
No schoolcold day Friday: No schoolcold day 

Week of Feb. 912
Monday:
I can reflect an object over a horizontal or a vertical line.
I can rotate an object around the origin.
I can transform a figure in the coordinate plane.
Thursday: I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.
Friday: No schoolMidwinter Break 
Transformations quiz on 2/17

Week of Feb. 26
Monday:
No schoolsnow day Tuesday: No schoolsnow day Wednesday: I can create a drawing to scale.
I can translate a figure in the coordinate plane. I can describe a translation.
I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.


Week of Jan. 2630
Monday:
I can explain my reasoning. I can multiply & divide exponents.
I can explain my reasoning. I can multiply & divide exponents.
Unit 4 Test Thursday: No schoolsnow day Friday: I can find lengths in a scale drawing. I can reproduce a scale drawing in another scale.

Exponents & Polynomials Test on Wednesday

week of Jan. 1923
Monday:
No SchoolDr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Day Tuesday: I can multiply and divide powers. I can apply the distributive property to multiply a polynomial & a monomial.
I can multiply and divide powers.
I can multiply and divide powers. I can simplify polynomials.
I can multiply and divide powers. I can explain my reasoning.

Quiz FridayMultiplying & Dividing Exponents

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Week of Jan. 1216
Monday:
I can simplify expressions by adding & subtracting polynomials. I can simplify expressions that include exponents.
I can multiply powers. I can explain negative exponents.
I can multiply exponents. I can multiply numbers in scientific notation.
I can divide exponents.
No classER day 

Week of Jan. 59
Monday:
I can evaluate & simplify exponents.
I can read & write numbers in scientific notation.
I can simplify expressions that include exponents.
I can simplify expressions by adding & subtracting polynomials. I can simplify expressions that include exponents.
No SchoolSnow Day 
Short Quiz on FridaySimplifying Exponents & Scientific Notation

Week of Dec. 1519
I can make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
I can explain my reasoning to others. Monday: Jack & Jill were at the bottom of a hill, hoping to fetch a pail of water. Jack walks uphill at 5 steps every 25 seconds, while Jill walks uphill at 3 steps every 10 seconds. Assuming constant walking rate, who will get to the pail of water first? Tuesday: In Fern's Furniture Store, Fern has priced all of her furniture at 20% over wholesale. In preparation for a sale, she tells her staff to cut all prices by 10%. Will Fern be making a 10% profit, less than a 10% profit or more than a 10% profit? Explain your answer. Wednesday: (See diagram to the right) The National Trust asks Tom to estimate how many trees there are of each type, but it would take too long for him to count them all, onebyone. Think of a method to estimate the old & new trees. Estimate & explain your methods. Thursday: Problem A: In a class of 28 students, the ratio of boys to girls is 3:4. How many girls and how many boys are in the class? Problem B: In a different class of 28 students, 3 out of 4 students are boys. How many girls and how many boys are in the class? OR Retake Semester 1 Posttest Friday: QuizExplaining Problem Solving 
Quiz on Explaining problem solving on Friday 
week of Dec. 812
Monday:
I can solve a variety of problems involving percent. I can find markup & discount.
I can attend to precision. I can apply what I've learned to real world situations.
Unit 3 TestRatios, Proportions & Percents Thursday: I can attend to precision.
Posttest on Semester 1 (units 2 & 3) 
Unit 3 Test on Wednesday

Week of Dec. 15
Monday:
I can solve percent problems using proportions. I can estimate percents using decimals & fractions.
I can solve percent problems using proportions. I can solve percent problems using equations.
I can solve percent problems using proportions. I can solve percent problems using equations.
I can use percents to find percent of change (markup and discount).
I can solve percent problems using proportions. I can solve percent problems using equations. I can use percents to find percent of change (markup and discount).

Quiz Friday on Solving percent problems2 methodsUnit 3 Test scheduled for next wednesday

Week of Nov. 2425
Monday:
I can convert units & rates. I can convert fractions, decimals & percents. I can attend to precision.
I can convert rates. I can (begin to) solve percent problems using proportions.


Week of Nov. 1721
Monday:
I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.
I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them. I can find the missing dimensions of similar figures. I can use scale factors.
I can use scale factors to find distances on a map.
I can use scale factors to find distances on a map.
I understand fractions, decimals & percents. I can change fractions, decimals & percents.

Quiz next Monday on Proportions, similar figures & scale models

Week of Nov. 1014
Monday:
No power>no class Tuesday: I can convert units of measure. I can solve a proportion using cross products.
I can use proportions to find missing measurements. I can determine if ratios are proportional.
I can use proportions to figure measurements from models.
I can make sense of problems & persevere in solving them.


Week of Nov. 37
Monday:
I can write a ratio and a rate.
I can write a ratio and a rate. I can convert units using a conversion factor.
I can write a ratio and a rate. I can convert units using a conversion factor.
I can solve proportions. I can solve proportions using cross products.
I can solve proportions. I can find ratios, rates & conversions.

Quiz on Friday!Quiz on ratios, rates & conversions on Monday!

Week of Oct. 2731
Monday:
I can solve & graph inequalities.
I can solve equations & inequalities.
Unit 2 TestEquations & Inequalities Thursday: I can manipulate (convert & reduce) fractions, decimals & percents.
I can manipulate fractions.

Unit 2 test on Wednesday

Week of Oct. 2024
Monday:
I can solve inequalities by adding & subtracting. I can solve inequalities by multiplying & dividing.
I can solve inequalities by adding & subtracting. I can solve inequalities by multiplying & dividing.
I can make sense of problems and persevere in solving them.
I can solve inequalities by adding & subtracting. I can solve inequalities by multiplying & dividing.
I can solve inequalities & multistep equations.

Quizsections 63 & 64 on friday

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Week of Oct. 1317
Monday:
I can simplify algebraic expressions. I can solve multistep equations.
I can solve multistep equations.
I can solve multistep equations.
I can solve inequalities by adding & subtracting. I can solve inequalities by multiplying & dividing.
I can solve inequalities by adding & subtracting. I can solve inequalities by multiplying & dividing.


Week of Oct. 610
Monday:
I can solve onestep equations.
I can solve 2step equations.
I can simplify algebraic expressions.
I can critique my own reasoning and problem solving.
I can critique my own reasoning and problem solving


Week of Sept. 29Oct. 3
Monday:
I can simplify expressions. I can perform operations with integers & rational numbers. I can identify rational & irrational numbers.
I can simplify expressions. I can perform operations with integers & rational numbers. I can identify rational & irrational numbers.
Unit 1 Test Thursday: I can write algebraic expressions. I can solve equations by adding & subtracting.
I can solve equations by multiplying & dividing.

Unit 1 TestWednesday! 
Week of Sept. 2226
Monday:
I can add & subtract rational numbers.
I can persevere in solving math problems. I can add & subtract rational numbers. I can multiply & divide rational numbers.
I can multiply & divide rational numbers.
I can identify irrational numbers. I can find square roots.
I can identify irrational numbers.


Week of Sept. 1519
Monday:
I can multiply and divide integers.
I can multiply & divide integers. I can simplify expressions using the order of operations and the Distributive Property.
I know that an improper fraction is also called a rational number. I can write a fraction as a decimal. I can also write a decimal as a rational number. I can define rational number.
I can compare & order rational numbers.
I can compare & order rational numbers. I can identify the properties of numbers.


Week of Sept. 812
Monday:
I can perform basic functions with decimals. I can convert fractions.
I can simplify expressions using the order of operations. I can find absolute value and opposite numbers.
I can find absolute value & opposite numbers. I can add & subtract integers.
I can add & subtract integers.
I can attend to precision.

Quiz on Prerequisite skills on Friday!

Week of Sept. 15Monday:
No schoolLabor Day Tuesday: I can find my seat.
I can follow classroom CHAMPs. I can do math warmups.
I can follow classroom CHAMPs. I can perform basic functions with fractions & decimals.
I can perform basic functions with fractions & decimals.

Quiz Next Friday on the prerequisite skills 