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2. Famous Idiots in History




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2. Things I Found on the Interweb
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2. Things I Found on the Interweb
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Day 88
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  1. 1. kicking out the cliché dan meyer blog.mrmeyer.com
  2. 2. case study 01
  3. 3. case study 02
  4. 4. GEOMETRY DanMeyer http://www.mrmeyer.com/ ImportantNumbers 2 70 7 3 1 1 65 case study 02
  5. 5. GEOMETRY DanMeyer http://www.mrmeyer.com/ ImportantNumbers 2 CRUCIAL RULES 70 1. RESPECT THE SPEAKER 2. PARTICIPATE 7 3 case study 02
  6. 6. case study 03
  7. 7. 6. Notes - Area of Regular Polygons s = 10 cm. a = 7 cm. A = 245 square cm. 7 cm. 10 cm. case study 03
  8. 8. 6. Classwork - pg. 32 #1 - 25 (skip 4) case study 03
  9. 9. case study 03
  10. 10. Pentagon Facts 1. The largest office building in the world. 2. 284 bathrooms 3. 634 feet from Ground Zero to the E-Ring. 4. Covers 1,459,785 square feet. Pentagon Questions 1. How far is it around the E-Ring? 2. At 5 feet/sec, how long would it take you to walk the length of the E-Ring? case study 03
  11. 11. 2. Famous Idiots in History Clad FDR GW JFK Lincoln Jefferson Anthony Sacagawea $ .01 .05 .10 .25 .50 1.00 1.00 grams 2.5 5 2.268 5.670 11.340 8.1 8.1 $/g .004 .01 .044 .044 .044 .123 .123 case study 03
  12. 12. case study 03
  13. 13. case study 04
  14. 14. case study 04
  15. 15. 4+ Bullet Ant Schmidt: Pure, intense, brilliant pain. Like walking over flaming charcoal with a 3-inch nail in your heel. case study 04
  16. 16. 2. Things I Found on the Interweb 21 States in One Day case study 04
  17. 17. 2. Things I Found on the Interweb 21 States in One Day 1. He started driving at the border of Maine. Why? 2. Why isn’t there a Guinness World Record? 3. He drove West. Why? 4. He started driving on a Sunday in fall. Why? 5. He started driving on the last Sunday in October. Why? case study 04
  18. 18. 7. Basketball case study 04
  19. 19. Day 88 1. Opener a) Graph: Happiness vs. Day’s Left in School Happiness 5 10 15 20 25 30 35 Days Left in School b) Solve: 27 = 5x - 3 c) How fast does a raindrop fall? case study 04
  20. 20. 8. Five for the Weekend - 3rd 1 “Bring It,” Cobra Starship K Allyn -1 2 “Down With the Sickness,” Disturb D James 0 3 “Gone Away,” Offspring K Johnson 0 4 “Diary of Jane,” Breaking Benjamin A Spellerberg +1 5 “Yellow Bus,” Mistah Fab J Ikeokwu -1 6 “Dance with the Devil,” Immortal Technique J Gollbach +1 case study 04
  21. 21. -2 0 2 2 B Burt J Goolsby J Ikeokwu case study 04 -1 -1 J Gollbach K Allyn D James K Johnson 2 A Spellerberg Five for the Week Standings 1 J Gollbach 1 K Hurford 1 J Wells D Lee M Serbova -1 C Rogers 1 L Henry
  22. 22. Name: Period: Chapter 5 Unit Test 1. Calculate: = 20 case study 05
  23. 23. UNDERSTANDING HIGH ROAD LOW ROAD SCHOOL YEAR case study 05
  24. 24. UNDERSTANDING HIGH ROAD GRADE SCHOOL YEAR case study 05
  25. 25. UNDERSTANDING LOW ROAD GRADE SCHOOL YEAR case study 05
  26. 26. UNDERSTANDING LOW ROAD GRADE SCHOOL YEAR case study 05
  27. 27. Max Fischer Chapter 1 Unit Test 74% Chapter 2 Unit Test 53% Chapter 3 Unit Test 60% Chapter 4 Unit Test 72% Chapter 5 Unit Test 57% Chapter 6 Unit Test 42% case study 05
  28. 28. decrease by percent proportions metric system solving proportions frequency circle graphs increase by percent relative frequency division fractions histograms percents bar graphs multiplication decimals word problems ratios converting case study 05
  29. 29. Max Fischer Chapter 1 Unit Test 74% Chapter 2 Unit Test 53% Chapter 3 Unit Test 60% Chapter 4 Unit Test 72% Chapter 5 Unit Test 57% Chapter 6 Unit Test 42% case study 05
  30. 30. Max Fischer 6. Stem-and-Leaf Plot 7. Coordinates 8. Proportions 9. Evaluating Expressions 10. Dimensional Analysis 11. Percent case study 05
  31. 31. case study 05
  32. 32. case study 05
  33. 33. Max Fischer 6. Stem-and-Leaf Plot 3 7. Coordinates 5 8. Proportions 3 9. Evaluating Expressions 1 10. Dimensional Analysis 11. Percent case study 05
  34. 34. case study 05
  35. 35. 4 3 4 case study 05
  36. 36. Max Fischer 6. Stem-and-Leaf Plot 3 7. Coordinates 5 8. Proportions 4 9. Evaluating Expressions 3 10. Dimensional Analysis 4 11. Percent case study 05
  37. 37. case study 05
  38. 38. 4 4 3 4 DM 4 1 case study 05
  39. 39. Max Fischer 6. Stem-and-Leaf Plot 3 7. Coordinates 5 8. Proportions 4 9. Evaluating Expressions 4 10. Dimensional Analysis 5 11. Percent 1 case study 05
  40. 40. Max Fischer Chapter 1 Unit Test 74% Chapter 2 Unit Test 53% Chapter 3 Unit Test 60% Chapter 4 Unit Test 72% Chapter 5 Unit Test 57% Chapter 6 Unit Test 42% case study 05
  41. 41. Max Fischer 6. Stem-and-Leaf Plot 3 7. Coordinates 5 8. Proportions 4 9. Evaluating Expressions 4 10. Dimensional Analysis 5 11. Percent 1 case study 05
  42. 42. kicking out the cliché dan meyer blog.mrmeyer.com

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