# Monthly Archives: February 2014

## Day 109 – Medieval Day

7th graders worked on quiz corrections while 6th graders participated in Medieval Festival, a fun filled day outside.

## Day 106 – 107 – Deck Design Dilemma

On Wednesday, I started the class with this: I want to build a deck that will come out over my back yard. I want a cool design, but also one that takes up the least amount of area. The trouble … Continue reading

## Day 101 – 105…where did that week go?!

After another “snow day” we wrapped up the chapter on geometry.

## Day 100 – Fast Day!

2 hour delay+pep-rally = very quick classes! We got through reflections, translations, and rotations with a breeze!

## Day 99 – Matching Congruent Polygons

One of the following pairs is not like the other…… For polygons to be congruent they must have the same shape, same size, same angles. After identifying this and matching congruent polygons, students worked on finding unknown lengths and unknown … Continue reading

## Day 98 – How Many Triangles Can Fit Inside?

After a quick review on quadrilaterals using Kahoot, we moved on to our next topic. The goal today was for students to use triangles on the Smartboard to figure out how many triangles will fit inside different polygons. We started … Continue reading

## Day 97 – A Discussion of Quadrilaterals

I began class with an image similar to this, and asked students to share with a neighbor all characteristics these shapes have in common. They stated them all … All have 4 sides, all are quadrilaterals, they all have 4 … Continue reading