On Core Workbook Theworkbooks will be used instead of a textbook. Students will write directly in the workbook. Theworkbooks should be placed in the binder and brought to class each day.
TECHNOLOGY SMART Response System Document Camera
Castle Learning Students log onto www.castlelearning.com and complete assignments that teachers upload. Students will be going to the computer lab next Wednesday to log in.
www.teacherease.com Online Gradebook that allows you to track the progress of your student All Core Academic Subject Teachers will be using the program within the next few weeks Your e-mail address is needed for access
Common Core Curriculum It is a national initiative. Idea is to better prepare students for the future. Students will get a deeper understanding of mathematics. There will be more applications to the real world. There will be more intense practice (tasks).
1.) Make sense of problems andpersevere in solving them.2.) Reason abstractly andquantitatively.3.) Construct viable arguments andcritique the reasoning of others.4.) Model with mathematics.
5.) Use appropriate tools strategically.6.) Attend to precision.7.) Look for and make use of structure.8.) Look for and express regularity inrepeated reasoning.