8th Grade Algebra
Use Khan Academy for help outside of class.
Check out Coolmath Algebra for help on topics and games for reinforcement.
As assigned in class, do Challenge 1 on Figure This (NCTM)
Go to SOS Math Algebra and select one topic. Summarize the topic and make up your own examples. This is worth +2 extra credit; you may turn in three summaries. (KDP)
For the assigned/optional eBooklet on percents, go to Percent eBooklet.
8th Grade Math
Go to Fun Brain for games to hone your math skills. Make sure to use the 8th grade games.
Use Coolmath Pre-Algebra for help outside of class and for fun practice games.
Follow-up from class, story problems: go to Math Cats Story Problems. Use the "Tiger" problem sets. Turn in the first set of questions (#1Q) by Friday. Make sure that you show ALL work.(KDP)
For extra practice, go to Illuminations Activities (6-8) and play "Deep Sea Duel." (KDP)
Go to IXL and select the "Eighth grade" button. Under "Number theory," select Classify numbers. Play until it asks you to become a member (don't sign up). Write down your time spent, smart score, and problems correct, and bring to class by Friday. (NCTM.CA)
8th Grade Science
Reminder: Please bring your permission slips for the OMSI field trip and check out their website before we go. Please list three things you found interesting and/or want to see while we are there.
KDP Find Resources - Resources for most topics.
KDP Math Resources
Education Week - News, Articles
NEA Tools and Ideas - Classroom Management, Lesson Plans, Practical Tips, "Promising Practices"
For grades and Web 2.0, click on "Link to Teacher Resources."
Check out my Mini-Photo Album!
By the way, I'm very proud of my multimedia presentation - Dividing Fractions, created on Prezi.
EnableMart is a website which sells assistive technology.
EmpowerEveryone is a website which compares prices on assistive technology.
WAC, from OSU lists different free assistive technology sources with links to explanations.
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