Monthly Archives: November 2013

Day 62 Function Machine continued

Students continued work on their function machines… Advertisements

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Day 61 – Function Machine Project

My 6th graders started on a “Function Machine Project”.  This project culminates our Patterns and Functions chapter, and is a nice way to lead into Thanksgiving!  In groups of 4-5 they first come up with a function.  With that function, … Continue reading

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Day 59, 60

Review and test.

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Day 58 – 6th grade Field Trip

A fun trip to Stunt Ranch

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Day 56, 57: Trying out for Graphing Functions

Today we worked again on graphing functions, but now they had to come up with their own inputs to find the outputs. They were given a page of six blank tables and graphs. Around the room were 15 different functions … Continue reading

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Day 55 – BUSY!

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Day 52/53/54 – Graphing Stories

We took some more time today on interpreting graphs and “graphing stories”. Dan Meyer has created a series of 15 second videos that allow students to describe events graphically. This is and it was exactly what I was looking … Continue reading

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Day 51- Intro to the Coordinate Plane

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Day 50

This year is flying by…. Test today

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Day 47, 48, 49 – Solving Fraction Equations Puzzle

Last week: Halloween, pep-rally, Socrative warm-up quiz. Busy week! Today the classes did a Solving Fraction Equations Puzzle. Divided into groups of three, teams had to work together to connect 9 puzzle pieces. Each student had to show their work … Continue reading

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