CURRICULUM NIGHT<br />Cynthia Herren<br />Accelerated/Gifted Math and Science<br />
About Mrs. Herren<br />
Team Schedule: Monday/Friday<br />Homeroom: 				8:55-9:20<br />1st Academic:				9:20-10:20<br />2nd Academic/RR:			10:20-1...
Team Schedule: Tuesday-Thursday<br />Homeroom: 				8:55-9:20<br />1st Academic:				9:20-10:27<br />2nd Academic/RR:			10:2...
Important Information:<br />Reteach/Retake Policy<br />Students must attend scheduled reteach/retake sessions, which will ...
Resources<br />OnMyCalendar – syllabi, calendar of events and assignments, tutoring information<br />Herren's Information ...
Math Curriculum<br />First Semester<br /><ul><li>Number Theory
Order of Operations
Square Roots
Scientific Notation
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  1. 1. CURRICULUM NIGHT<br />Cynthia Herren<br />Accelerated/Gifted Math and Science<br />
  2. 2. About Mrs. Herren<br />
  3. 3.
  4. 4. Team Schedule: Monday/Friday<br />Homeroom: 8:55-9:20<br />1st Academic: 9:20-10:20<br />2nd Academic/RR: 10:20-11:50<br />Lunch: 10:51-11:16<br />Connection A: 11:50-12:40<br />Connection B: 12:40-1:30<br />Lockers/Bulldog Pride 1:30-2:05<br />3rd Academic: 2:05-3:00<br />4th Academic: 3:00-4:00<br />Lockers/Dismissal: 4:00<br />
  5. 5. Team Schedule: Tuesday-Thursday<br />Homeroom: 8:55-9:20<br />1st Academic: 9:20-10:27<br />2nd Academic/RR: 10:27-12:05<br />Lunch: 10:51-11:16<br />Connection A: 12:05-12:55<br />Connection B: 12:55-1:45<br />Lockers/3rdAcademic: 1:45-2:54<br />4th Academic: 2:54-4:00<br />Lockers/Dismissal: 4:00<br />
  6. 6. Important Information:<br />Reteach/Retake Policy<br />Students must attend scheduled reteach/retake sessions, which will be posted on my website and in class, when each unit test is given. Students must attend the reteach in order to retake a test. <br />Additional tutoring opportunities will be offered each week. In order to come in early, students must have a pass signed in the Agenda Book.<br />Grading ScaleA=> 90-100 B=> 80-89 <br />C=> 74-79 D=> 70-73 U=> 69 or less <br />Grading Policy<br />45% Summative Assessments<br />35% Formative Assessments<br />5% Homework<br />5% Interim (October, March)<br />10% Final (Jan., May)<br />
  7. 7. Resources<br />OnMyCalendar – syllabi, calendar of events and assignments, tutoring information<br />Herren's Information Page – resource websites, Power Points, handouts<br />Twiducate – closed and secure blog for students to collaborate<br />Online M/Sc Textbooks<br />Username: cherren21<br />Password: onlinetb<br />Email: <br />cynthia_herren@gwinnett.k12.ga.us<br />
  8. 8. Math Curriculum<br />First Semester<br /><ul><li>Number Theory
  9. 9. Order of Operations
  10. 10. Square Roots
  11. 11. Scientific Notation
  12. 12. Integers (all operations)
  13. 13. Probability
  14. 14. Analyzing Data
  15. 15. Fractions (all operations)
  16. 16. Ratios and Proportions
  17. 17. Rational Numbers (all operations)
  18. 18. Rules for patterns and sequences
  19. 19. Solving Equations whole numbers, decimals, and fractions
  20. 20. Evaluate expressions
  21. 21. Direct Variation</li></ul>Second Semester<br /><ul><li>Fractions, decimals, and percents
  22. 22. Tax, tip, discounts, etc.
  23. 23. Using proportions
  24. 24. Scale drawing
  25. 25. Scale factor
  26. 26. Line and rotational symmetry
  27. 27. Three dimensional figures
  28. 28. Similar and congruent
  29. 29. Using formulas to find perimeter, area, volume, and surface area of three dimension
  30. 30. Measurement Customary and Metric
  31. 31. 7th and 8th grade AKS on data and probability</li></li></ul><li>Science Curriculum<br />First Semester<br />(40% of the CRCT)<br />Geology <br /><ul><li>Rocks and Minerals
  32. 32. Earth’s Structure
  33. 33. Paleontology (geologic time, fossils, etc.)
  34. 34. Plate Tectonics (deformations, earthquakes, continental drift, etc.)
  35. 35. Weathering, Erosion, Deposition and Soil</li></ul>Ecology<br /><ul><li>Pollution
  36. 36. Conservation
  37. 37. Energy resources</li></ul>Second Semester<br />(60% of the CRCT)<br />Hydrology and Meteorology (40% of CRCT) <br /><ul><li>Water distribution
  38. 38. Freshwater
  39. 39. Saltwater (properties, movements, etc.)
  40. 40. Atmosphere
  41. 41. Weather and Climate</li></ul>Astronomy (20% of CRCT)<br /><ul><li>Earth, Moon, Sun System
  42. 42. Solar System
  43. 43. Formation Theories
  44. 44. Galaxies
  45. 45. Celestial Objects
  46. 46. Universe</li></li></ul><li>Tiered Assignments<br />
  47. 47. Field Trips…<br />

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