We continued to look at order of operations for fractions and decimals today.
Puzzle 26: Three Slices of Toasts Today we did Order of Operations (BEDMAS). There are multiple handouts for practice. The students also had a chance to look at their quiz from last class. Puzzle 48: Tax Collector
We looked at square and square root today. We discussed the notion of a perfect square and also how to use benchmarking to estimate a square root.
We also introduced order of operations with rational numbers. Practice: Chapter 2.4 Page 78 # 714, 17, 18, 20 Quiz # 1 completed today. We did practice for the quiz today after the puzzle.
Please be reminded that the quiz is next class. Practice questions are posted plus the many worksheets. Although homework is not collected, I expect you to be practicing. Practice: Chapter 2.2 Page 60 #49, 12, 14, 17 Chapter 2.3 Page 68 # 58, 9, 10, 16, 20 Also review the worksheets on rational numbers comparison. Puzzle 6: Flipping Cards We went over rational numbers in decimal form and fraction forms today. Books were distributed. Rubric for Term 1 project also distributed. Announcement: Quiz # 1 on Rational numbers ordering and rational numbers in decimal and fraction form will be on Sept 19th. Test # 1 on Rational numbers will be on Oct 1st. Practice: Chapter 2.2 Page 60 #49, 12, 14, 17 Chapter 2.3 Page 68 # 58, 9, 10, 16, 20
We reviews fractions addition, subtraction, multiplication, and division. Also reviewed integers operations, converting between decimals and fractions. Puzzle 22: Making Eggs
Welcome to Math 9!
We will go over the syllabus so you know what to expect. The syllabus is posted on this site for your reference. 
Announcements:
Chapter 8 Test on April 30, 2019 Tuesday. Math Project due May 24 before midnight. Archives
April 2019
