MR. JAMISON’S UPDATES


May Updates

Algebra 1 -

Radical Expression are the focus of the Algebra 1 students in May. They will be finishing up Chapter 10 and staring to prepare for their semester test. Their semester test will be on Wednesday May 22 during 1st and 2nd hour.

 

Algebra 2 -

The month of May in Algebra 2 will focus on probably calculations. The students will have the opportunity to work with and solve problems involving permutations, combinations and compound probabilities. Students will also be given time in May to review for their semester test. The Algebra 2 semester test will be held on Wednesday May 22 during 3rd and 4th hour.

 

Geometry -

For the last month of school, the Geometry students will be focused on working with problems involving surface area and volume of 3-dimensional shapes. They will wrap up Chapter 12 in May and begin the process of semester testing. The Geometry semester test will be held on Thursday May 23 during 1st and 2nd hour.

 

8th Grade Math -

Probability and Odds will be the focus of the 8th grade class during the last month of the school year. They will have the opportunity to use these skills in a real life project involving a deck of cards. They will also be given time to prep for their semester test. The 8th Grade semester test is on Thursday May 23rd during 5th and 6th hour.

 

PreCalculus -

During the month of May the PreCalculus will be finishing up a project designing a new wellness center for the local armory. Student will also get the chance to learn about Conic Sections and Parametric Equations before the semester test. The PreCalculus semester test will be held on Tuesday May 22nd during 1st and 2nd hour.

 

7th Grade Math -

7th grade students will be working on their Helicopter Projects. Student will develop and test various paper helicopter designs. They will spend a few weeks on these to determine which design produces the best result. After this project is concluded student will be given the opportunity to jigsaw the chapters covered this semester as part of the semester test review. The 7th Grade semester test will be on Tuesday May 22 during 3rd and 4th hour.