(Room 261)

Tuesday 7:20-7:50am

Wednesday @ Lunch

Thursday SMART Period

# Welcome to Algebra 1!

• ## Block Thurs/Fri 6/6-7

Final Exam Review Day 4: Graphing! NOT required, just practice if you want it :)

# Study for your final! BRING your textbook to the final to avoid a fine!!

Good Luck! :)

## Wednesday 6/5

Final Exam Review Day 3

HW Finish the Review Day 1 Worksheet from class!

# HW Part 2: BRING in your textbooks!! And... Please check around your house for any red calculators!!

## Tuesday 6/4

Final Exam Review Day 2

HW Finish the Review Day 1 Worksheet from class!

HW Part 2: BRING in your textbooks!

## Monday 6/3

Final Exam Review Day 1

HW Finish the Review Day 1 Worksheet from class!

HW Part 2: BRING in your textbooks!!

## Friday 6/1

Last chapter test of the year!!

Test 9

NO HW :) Rest up!

## Block 5/29-30

Learning Check for Test 9... last chapter test of the year!

FIRST PAGE is HW
SECOND PAGE is good review (but not required)

## Tuesday 5/28

HW 61 Let the review begin!

## Friday 5/24

HW 60

Have a great 3 day weekend! :)

## Block 5/22-3

HW 59 Textbook 10.3  p564 # 25, 27, 29, 45-59odd, 85

## Tuesday 5/21

HW 58 Textbook 10.1 p548 #15-18, 61-63      &     10.3 p564 #3-23 every other odd

## Monday 5/20

10.1 Our Last Parent Graph!! Square Root

HW 57 Square Root Transformations

Remember to scroll through to see all linked pages above :)

NOTE: THIS FRIDAYS TEST has been post-poned to next Friday. It will be our LAST chapter test!!

REMINDER: Want your Simplifying Radicals Retake to be entered? Be sure to submit it to me, stapled on top of your Test 7  by Tuesday!

## FridAY 5/17

Wrap Up Ch 9!

HW 56 p534 # 2, 5, 7, 8, 14-19all, 23, 27, 29-31, 33

## Block 5/15-6

9.6 Solve Non-Linear Systems

HW 55

## Tuesday 5/14

9.6 Solving Non-Linear Systems Day 2

## Monday 5/13

9.6 Non-Linear Systems (Systems with Linear & Quadratic Equations :)

HW 53 Graph & Solve Systems Algebraically  .. show your work!

## Friday 5/10

Test # 8! & Optional Simplfying Radicals Retake

NO HW :)

## Block 5/8-9

Test Friday!

## Tuesday 5/7

HW 51: Quadratic Modleing & Review Q's from Notes

Note: HW is to finish the "Do these on back" problems from the notes today AND the one sided worksheet with #s 3 & 4. SKIP 3c

## Monday 5/6

HW 50: Quadratic Equation Solving Practice
EVENS (finish worksheet from Friday)

--> Do test corrections. On a sheet of binder paper, rework the missed problems. Figure out what type of mistakes you made & how you can make sense of it now! Submit corrections stapled to original test to me ASAP. This will help raise your grade in two ways: it better prepares you for this Friday's test AND I will raise your previous test grade up to 65%.

--> On this Friday's test, there will be an optional retake section for the Simplifying Radicals part of the last test. If you opt to do the retake section, you can replace the Simplifying Radicals section on your previous test.

Questions? See me!

Reminder: Additional help hours Tues morning, Wed lunch, Thurs SMART

## Friday 5/3

Test Revisit!

## Block  5/1-2 ...It's May!

HW 48 Quadratic Formula Practice Worksheet

## Tuesday  4/30

HW 47 finish packet from class. link above

## Monday  4/29

Ms. DeTore out today

Review worksheet

Test 7

No HW :)

## Block  4/24-5

Stations Review for Test 7!

Learning Check HW 45

## Tuesday  4/23

HW #44 9.4 p511 11, 13, 15,  37-41, 43, 47-50,

## Monday  4/22

HW #43 See below! Do the other assignment!

## Friday  4/19

HW #42  Unexpected schedule change means different HW!

1st period HW:     9.3 p501 #3-23odd, 31, 45-47

6th & 7th period HW: Finish worksheet

Note: On Monday these HWs will be swapped, so don't worry! :)

## Block  4/17-8

Lesson: 9.1 Multiply radicals, simplify fractions, rationalize denominators!

HW #41 Simplify Expressions Worksheet scroll through to see all pages!

*EDIT: On backside, add a " +y " to the last two problems! :)

## Tuesday  4/16

Lesson:

9.1 p2 Simplify Square Root Expressions with + -

HW #40 9.1 p485 #18, 20, 26, 28, 75-80all, & 109-110 you do not have to graph, but instead list the x & y intercepts & slope

## Monday  4/15

Welcome back!

HW #39 p485 #5, 7, 13-27odd, 37, 113, 115

Have a wonderful Spring Break!

## Friday  4/5

Midterm Today!!!

No HW :)

Have a wonderful Spring Break!

## Block  4/3-4

Lesson: Quizizz Midterm Review!

HW 38: Midterm Study Guide  key posted :)

Link to print Powers Chart (you must bring this to the midterm if you want to use it!)

## Monday/Tuesday  4/1-2

Lesson: Putting it all together! Ch 8 Graphs & Equations Review

HW 37: Same as yesterday. Select 10 additional problems to practice!

NOTE: With the weird scheduling this week, I will not be available for the usual Tuesday morning help.I will be available Tuesday after school, Wednesday @ lunch, Thursday SMART. There is also free tutoring in the math department after school Mondays & Wednesdays, as well as peer tutoring in the library! Study up!

https://forms.gle/54kxHKKfwxvNJHrU7

## Friday  3/29

Lesson: Ch 8 Complete the Square Part 2

HW 36: Review Packet. Select 10 problems that you should review!

Reminder, you will NOT be assigned all of the problems in the packet! I have provided you with a large packet so that you can select which topics you may need some additional practice review before the midterm. Use it as you need. Bring questions to class or additional help times as needed. Happy studying :)

## Block  3/27-8

Lesson: Ch 8 Complete the Square

Math Lib! Factor Trinomials by Grouping

## Tuesday  3/26

HW 35: Review Medley (choose 4 sections, or do all 6 for an extra hw point!)

## Monday  3/25

Ms DeTore out today. See you tomorrow!

Lesosn & HW 34: Ch 8 Review Worksheet

## Block 3/21-22

Test #5 today!

## Wednesday 3/20

Lesson & HW 32 Learning Check for Test 5

## Tuesday 3/19

HW 31: Graphs Part 2 *NOTE: the last problem is a challenge! Find the vertex & axis of symmetry at least :)

## Monday 3/18

Lesson: Test 4 Re-Engagement

HW 30: Graphs Part 1

## Friday 3/15

Lesson & HW 29: Graphing 3 Ways Worksheet

## Monday 3/11

HW #26 Graphing Parabolas Worksheet (can be submitted on block day along with HW from Tuesday)

Test #4!

## Block 3/6-7

Lesson:

Stations Review!

HW 25: Learning Check Part 2    *Key is posted!!
*EDITS...
--#3 that got cut off should say (3x-5)(3x+5)
--Cross off bottom right box with (3p-7)
--Blanket is a challenge problem
-- Cross off #4 prism problem on back!

## Tuesday 3/5

Lesson: Factor Everything

HW 24: Factor Worksheet *this is part 1 of the Learning Check.... DUE FRIDAY

## Monday 3/4

Lesson: Factor Day!

HW 23 : Finish worksheet from class today

## Friday 2/29

Lesson: Factor Friday! Practice factoring

HW: Since I forgot to post it earlier than Sunday afternoon... (oops!) no HW! :) Enjoy! And- come to class on Monday ready to factor!!

## Block 2/27-8

HW #22: Backside of last night's worksheet

## Tuesday 2/26

Lesson: 7.5 Factor Trinomials

HW #21 Factor Practice Worksheet (Front side is tonight's HW, back side is block HW!)

## Monday 2/25

HW #20: Factor Practice Worksheet

## Friday 2/15

Test 3 today!

NO HW... Enjoy your mid-winter break!!! :)

## Block 2/13-4

HW 19: Learning Check for Test 3 on Friday!

## Tuesday 2/12

HW 18: 7.4 p381 #1, 2, 3-19odd, 20, 49-52all (if you need review on what factor pairs are, google it! :)

## Monday 2/11

Lesson & HW 17: Review! Focusing on polynomial addition, subtraction, multiplication.

Note: There is still a test on Friday! If you know that you will not be there, please make arrangements to take the test before you go on Thursday. (Students do better when taking the test before a weeklong vacation! Fresher in your memory :) See you tomorrow!

## Friday 2/8

HW 16 Review Sheet

## Block 2/6-7

Lesson: 7.3 Multiplying Polynomials: Recognizing Special Products

Homework #15: 7.3 p375 # 2, 3-23odd (you may skip 9, 13, 21),  31, 32, 39,

## Tuesday 2/5

Lesson: 7.2 Multiplying Polynomials

Homework #14: 7.2 p369 #3-9odd, 19, 27, 29, 35-39odd, 55-58,  #43 OR #44 (if not completed on your worksheet in class!)

## Monday 2/4

Homework #13 7.1 p362 # 5-19odd, 27-39odd, 40, 43, 45
**Make sure to copy down the original problem, then rewrite without parenthesis, then simplify!

## Friday

Test #2 Today!
No HW :)

## Block 1/30-31

Lesson: Review Stations

Homework 12: Learning Check **Stay tuned for which problems will not be required :)
You may skip:

2 skip cf
4----only set up equation to find 10th term, you don't need to solve it.
5d (you would use desmos/graphing calc)
6: EDIT!!! skip a,b (but don't skip c! you will be asked to graph one like that :)

-----> RESOURCE: Here is a link to the Math Flow Chart from class today!

## Tuesday 1/29

Homework 11: 6.7 p344 #1-4all, 13, 15, 21, 23, 25 29, 30, 45, 46

## Monday 1/28

Lesson: 6.6 Geometric Sequences p2

Homework 10: 6.6 p336 #16, 18, 19, 21, 25-33odd, 36, 48

## Friday 1/25

Lesson: 6.6 Geometric Sequences

Homework 9: 6.6 p336 #1-17odd, 33, 35, 45

## Block 1/23-4

Lesson: 6.5 Solving Exponential Equations with different bases (contd. see below)

Homework 8: p 6.5 p329 #10-12, 14, 18, 38, 43-45, 53-55

## Tuesday 1/22

Lesson: 6.5 Solving Exponential Equations (part 1, we will do part 2 block day)

Homework 7: 6.5 p329 #3-9all, 13, 19, 25-29*odd, 60-63all Key
Note: * means use desmos.com/calculator

## Friday 1/18

Test 1 Today!
No HW :) Enjoy the 3 day weekend!

## Block 1/16-7

Lesson: Confidence Feedback Form Key

Homework 6: Learning Check Key

Blank Learning Check ****please review this for edits and problems taken off :) ALSO skip the last problem! Overly difficult decay rate! :(

## Tuesday 1/15

Homework 5: HW5 6.4 p319 #5, 7, 13-21odd, 27, 29, 32, 33, 35, 41, 45
Tip: Use a calculator for calculations! :)  desmos is a great, free tool!

FYI The test on Friday will have a calculator section (think: application word problem!) , and a no calculator section

## Monday 1/14

Homework: HW 4 Graphing Exponentials with a Table
***Two EDITS on HW!!
2c) Change 1/2 to 2

3b) Change equation from 1/2(2^x) to.... (2^x)+1

## Friday 1/11

Lesson: 6.3 Exponential Functions

Homework #3: 6.3 p310 #6,7,11-16all, 41, 42, 64-67

## Thursday 1/10

Homework #2: 6.2 p 303 #1-6, 11-25odd, 29, 30, 57

## Wednesday 1/9 ... Start of Second Semester

Welcome back!

Lesson: 6.1 - 6.2 Rational Exponents

Homework: HW 1 Worksheet

Resource: Powers Chart

Grades have been finalized in eSchool.
In order to see your overall percentage, make sure that the dropdown menu says "Semester" rather than "Report Period" (which does not factor in the final exam).

"Success is the sum of small efforts, repeated day in and day out." – Robert Collier

# Have a lovely Winter Break!!

## Finals Week!

Monday: Regular 7 period day

Tuesday: 7th & 6th Period Finals

Wednesday: SMART, 5th Period Final, SMART

Thursday: 4th & 3rd Period Finals

Friday: 2nd & 1st Period Finals

Have a great Winter Break! See you January 9th :)

## Study Week 12/10-14 & Monday 12/17

Study Tools
Topics Fall Semester Key

Ch 6.1 Exponents Review

Looking for Domain & Range practice?
--> D & R Resource 1

--> D & R Resource 2

Homeworks:

## --> NEW: 6.1 Review Key

#56 Ch 5 Review evens

#55 Ch 4 Review evens + #17

#54 Ch 3 Review (day 1) *odds only, plus #8 & 24

#53: Ch 1-2 Review*
*odds only, plus #20 & 24

## Friday 12/7

Test 7... Last chapter test before the final!

NO homework :)

## Block Day 12/5-6

Lesson: Stations Review

Homework #52: Learning Check
**Please email me if you see an error! :)

## Tuesday 12/4

Lesson: Finished yesterday's notes.
~Negative Exponents
~Power of Quotient
~Power of Product

Homework: HW #51 Exponents

## Monday 12/3

Lesson: 6.1 Exponents

Homework #50: 6.1 p296 #4-6, 23-27, 31, 32, 35, 36

## Friday 11/30

Lesson: Treasure Maps! Systems of linear equations & linear inqualities

Homework: HW 49

## Block 11/28-9

Homework #48: 5.7 p278 #1-9odd, 21-27odd, 28, 49-55odd

## Tuesday 11/27

Lesson: 5.6 Graphing Inequalities

Homework #47: 5.6 p271 #1-15odd, 31, 32, 35-38, 40 *
*Make sure to show how you know if a points is a solution!!! Not just "yes" or "no"

## Monday 11/26

Welcome back!
Test from the Friday before break is rescheduled for today!

NO homework :)

## Friday 11/16

School cancelled due to smoke conditions.
Test rescheduled for Monday when we return. Extra study time!

## Block Day 11/14-5

Lesson: Practice Test

Homework #46: Learning Check
NOTE: For #9... Skip C
You ONLY need determine if it is linear & if so, write the equation for the arithmetic sequence.
Ignore the recursive rule description, we'll talk about that in class :)

## Tuesday 11/13

Homework #45: finish above worksheet

Test Friday! :)

## Monday 11/12

No School! Veteran's Day Observed

## Friday 11/9

Homework #44: finish above worksheet

## Block Day 11/7-8

Homework #43: 5.2 p245 #19, 20, 25-28, 33

## Tuesday 11/6

Homework 42: 5.2 p245 #1-3, 9-17odd, 18, 36-41

## Monday 11/5

Homework 41: 5.1 p239 #3-13odd, 21, 22, 27, 34-36

## Friday

Test Day! Midterm
No homework :)

## Block Halloween-11/1

Lesson: Midterm Stations Review

Homework 40: Learning Check
*NOTE.. there has been tech issues galore tonight! Refresh. I fixed the errors, but apparently for some students it is still showing up incorrectly. Try refreshing. It should work now!

Midterm on Friday!!

## Tuesday 10/30

Lesson: Finish 4.6 Sequences

Homework: HW 39 Midterm Review!

Remember.. MIDTERM on Friday!

## Monday 10/29

Lesson: 4.6 Sequences Notes

Homework: HW 38 & Key

## Friday 10/26

Lesson & Homework: HW 36 & Key

Remember... MIDTERM is next Friday!
This HW is great Ch 4 review (except piecewise functions)

## Block 10/24-5

Whiteboard Review!

Homework: Ch 4 Review p226 #1-11, 18-24

## Tuesday 10/23

Lesson: 4.7 Piecewise Function Notes

Homework #35: 4.7 p222 #3, 5, 13, 15, 21, 22, 23-31odd

## Monday 10/22

Homework #34: 4.4 p199 #1-17odd, 25-28

## Friday 10/19

Homework #33: 4.3 p191 #1, 2 , 3-17odd, 23, 25-28
Note: Use point slope form to write the equation of a line if you know the slope and are given a point!

## Block Day 10/17-8

Lesson: Green Globs!

Homework: HW 32 & Key
Note: Labeled "Learning Check" because it's a mixed review. Not because there's a test tomorrow!)

## Tuesday 10/16

Lesson: Around the World Stations: Writing Equations of Lines

Homework: 4.2 HW 31 & Key

## Monday 10/15

Lesson: 4.2 Notes & Key

Homework #30: 4.2 p185 #1, 2, 3-31 *every OTHER odd*, 32, 34, 41, 43

## Friday 10/12

Test #4 Today!

No homework :) (no HW #29)

## Block 10/10-11

Lesson: Stations Key

Homework 28: Learning Check & Key

Remember.. test on Friday!

## Tuesday 10/9

Warm Up & Lesson:Keyed Notes

Homework 27: HW & Key

## Monday 10/8

Warm Up & Lesson: Review 3.7 Absolute Value Graph Transformations

Homework 26: Ch 3 Review p164 #1-7, 9, 10, 14, 17, 18, 22, 32, 34

## Friday 10/5

Warm Up:  Test 3 Re-engagement activity

Homework: HW 25 Key

## Block 10/3-4

Warm Up:  3.5 Practice Graphing

Lesson: Desmos activity! *Marbleslides, Linear Equations*

Homework: #24 3.5 p141 5-21odd, 40, 41, 45 (for 40 & 41... correct the error means GRAPH it correctly! You may use the same axis)

desmos.com/calculator

Link to Absolute Value Graph with Sliders:
https://www.desmos.com/calculator/lhvwb40jnp

## Tuesday 10/2

Warm Up: Use intercepts to graph linear equations

Homework #23  Back page (last side) of packet 3.5 from lesson

## Monday 10/1

Warm Up: Wrap up 3.3

Lesson: 3.4 Notes (and warm up) Graphing using intercepts ("Cover Up" strategy)

Homework #22  "3.1-3.3 Quiz" p128 1-16 (skip 12-14)
& 3.4 3, 7, 9, 29-32

## Friday 9/28

Test Day!
Submitted: Learning Check HW

Homework #21: Puzzle Time Worksheet HW

## Block Day 9/26-7

Warm Up: Domain & Range sorting activity
Helpful Handout on Domain & Range

Lesson: Learning Check Key

Homework #20: Learning Check

Test is on Friday!!

## Tuesday 9/25

Warm Up: Domain & Range Practice

Lesson: Function Notation 3.3 Notes

Homework #19:
3.2 p119 # 33, 34-38even, 59, 61
3.3 p125 # 1, 2, 3, 7, 11

## Monday 9/24

Warm Up & Lesson: Warm Up & 3.2 Notes & Key

Homework #18: 3.2 p117 #1-4, 5-15odd, 23, 27-30

## Friday 9/21

Warm Up: Finish 3.1 worksheet from block day

Homework #17: Finish classwork review worksheet

## Block (Tues/Thurs) 9/18-20

Warm Up: Review 2.6

Lesson: 3.1 Notes

Homework #16: (due Friday) 3.1 p108 #3-13(all), 15, 17, 19, 20, 45-51odd

## Monday 9/17

Lesson: 2.6 Notes, Day 15

Homework #15: 2.6 p91  3-25odd, plus 22

## Friday 9/14

Test Day! :)

SUBMIT: Warm Up Sheet & Learning Check, to complete HW Packet #2.

Homework: HW 14 Puzzle, secton 2.5

## Block Day 9/12-13

Warm Up: Mixed Review & Compound Inequalities

Lesson: Practice Quiz & Key

Homework: HW 13: Learning Check & Key
(A note of caution: Remember to use the key carefully...
you should use the Learning Check to test how well you know this material...
Studying for the test is way more important that copying one HW assighment!)

Test tomorrow (block)!

## Tuesday 9/11

Warm Up: Mixed Review

Lesson: Day 11 Notes Solve Multi-step Inequalities
AND Day 12/13 Notes Compound Inequalities  (will finish Wed)

Homework:  2.4 p77: 1, 2, 3-11odd, 19, 29, 30
AND 2.5 p 85: 1, 3, 6-8

**Reminder! Test #2 this week will happen on Block Day, Thurs/Fri
We will do a Learning Check review on Wednesday.

## Monday 9/10

Warm Up: Mixed Review

Lesson: Day 11 Notes

Homework 11: 2.3 p71 1, 2, 5-19odd, 27, 28, 40-47

Friday 9/7

SB 359 Placement Test

Homework 10: 2.2 p65 7-27odd, 28

Block Day 9/5-6

Warm Up: Solving Absolute Value Review Problems

Lesson: Writing Inequalities & Solving Inequalities (Puzzle Worksheet)

Homework 8/9: 2.1 p58 1-12, 15, 16, 26, 27, 30, 31
(Note: HW numbering got mixed up)

Tuesday 9/4

Warm Up: Solving Equations Review Problems

Lesson: Solving Literal Equations: Tutor / Odds & Evens
& Key

Homework 7: 1.5  p40  3-29odd

Friday 8/31

Test Day!

Submit: Warm Up sheet & Day 5 HW (Learning Check)

Homework 6: Puzzle Time HW 6 (due Tuesday)
if you need a Hint on the hw

Block Day 8/29-30

Warm Up: Day 5

Lesson: Hot Potato!
Reviewing solving equations (including absolute value equations) with one/none/infinte solutions
Intro to solving literal equations (i.e. solving an equation for a given variable)

Homework: Handout- Day 5 - Learning Check (Like a practice test)

Tuesday 8/28

Warm Up: #11-13 on Day 3 Notes: solving equations with one/none/infinitely many solutions

Lesson: Day 4 Notes

Homework: TEXTBOOK p32: 1-10, 11-23odd, 35, 49

Monday 8/27

Warm Up: Mixed Algebra Review Day 3 Warm Up

Lesson: Solve equations with variables on both sides Day 3 Notes

Homework: TEXTBOOK p23: 9, 13, 15, 17, 19, 23, 25, 26, 38

Khan Academy: Solving equations with variables on both sides
*Has practice problems below the video!
Distributive Property & Solving equations with variables on both sides

Friday 8/24

Warm Up: Number Talk (Which One Doesn't Belong & Why, Shapes)

Lesson: Writing & solving two step equations. Interior angle sum of polygons. Class Notes: 1.2 Solve Multi-Step Equations & Key

Homework: HW 2 & Key  (Due Monday!)

Thursday 8/23

Warm Up: Number Talk (Which One Doesn't Belong & Why?)
Lesson: Solving 1 Step Equations  Day 1 Notes & Day 1 Notes Key

Homework: HW 1 & HW 1 Key
(NOTE: ONLY the final answer is listed... but you MUST show your steps of solving to receive credit!)

Wednesday 8/22
(10 min periods)

Welcome back to school!