ALGEBRA 2B - TRIMESTER 2 - 2015-2016


WEEK 1 - Linear Functions
12/7
Notes and Practice - Slope


HW: Comparing Representations of Linears Worksheet

12/8
Notes and Practice- Writing Equations of of Linear Functions


CW: Creating Representations of Linear Functions

HW: p. 78 #4,6,8,14,20,22
12/9
Notes - Graphing from the different equation forms

Notes - Completed

CW: Graphing from the different equation forms

12/10
Pretest
HW: Fixing Graphing Worksheet
12/11
Modeling with Linear Functions Worksheet



WEEK 2 - Linear Functions
12/14
Notes - Systems with Substitution

Practice - Systems with Substitution

12/15
Systems by Elimination

HW: Finish 20 questions from worksheet
12/16
Food Fest
1st block only
Unit Review:
Key:
12/17
Blocks 2-5
Unit Review (See 12/16 for documents and key)
12/18
Unit Test!!


WEEK 3 - Factoring
1/4
Notes - Factoring Using the GCF

CW: Piano and Backpacker Wksht


HW: Factor Using GCF Wksht #2,4,6,8,10,15,17,21

1/5
Notes - Factoring Trinomials with a=1

HW: Pie-Eating Contest and Producer/Plumber Wksht
#4-9 on Pie-Eating Side

1/6
CW: Finish Pie-Eating Wksht
HW: Factor Trinomials a=1 practice #1-33 odd (left column)

1/7
Notes - Factoring By Grouping

Practice - Factor by Grouping

HW: p. 242 #4,6,8,12,16,20,22
1/8
Notes - Factoring Trinomials with a not 1

Practice - Factoring Trinomials a not 1
HW: #6-11



Week 4 - Factoring and i
1/11
Notes - Factoring Difference of Squares
CW: Factor difference of squares practice
CW: Mixed Practice

HW: Practice Gateway Quiz

*Quiz Wednesday!
1/12
Finish Mixed Practice Worksheet
Practice Gateway #2

HW: Fill out Factoring Foldable (the only notes you can use on the Gateway!!)
1/13
Gateway Quiz
Notes and CW about i

HW: Finish CW and p. 273 #4,6,10,30
1/14
CW - 5-9 Wksht - Practice with i
HW: p. 273 #12,14,18,32,36
1/15
Finish 5-9 Wksht from Thursday
Complex Numbers Practice Quiz



WEEK 5 - Quadratic Functions
1/18
No School - MLK Day
1/19
Quiz - Complex Numbers
6-6 Wksht: Vertex from Vertex Form
1/20
Graphing Parabolas
Writing Equations of Parabolas
1/21
Practice - Transformations of Parabolas

Notes - Finding Vertex of Parabolas (from standard form)

HW: p. 290 #2,3,10,12,32,34
1/22
Continue Notes on Quadratics
Finding vertex with the Calculator
Notes and CW - Finding Solutions by Graphing


HW: p. 293 #58-62 even; p. 297 #4-6, 14-19


WEEK 6 - Quadratics
1/25
No Class - All Staff Conference
1/26
No School
1/27
Notes and Practice - Finding Features on Graphing Calculator

HW: Finish today's wksht
1/28
Notes and CW - Solutions Using the Quadratic Formula

Notes Completed:
HW: p. 317 #4,6,14,16.
1/29
Notes - Updated Quadratics Basics

Notes - Solving with Factoring and the Zero Product Property

CW and HW: Practice - Solutions by Factoring and ZPP

(Finish sheet for HW)


WEEK 7 - Quadratics
2/1
Finding Solutions Mixed Practice and Trifold

2/2
Matching and Creating Representations of Quadratics


HW: p. 336 #1-8, 16,20,24,40,42,45
2/3
Key Features of Quadratics Review and Practice

Finish through #12 for HW
2/4 or 2/5
(Half Days)
Start Rubber Band Catapult Lab



WEEK 8 - Quadratics
2/8
Review - Quadratic Functions

Continue Rubber Band Catapult Data Collection
2/9
Quiz - Quadratics Basics/Vocab/Formulas
Lab Work Time
2/10
Lab Work Time - and test launches
2/11
Review Day - Quadratics
KEY to review guide:
2/12
Unit Test - Quadratic Functions
Labs Due!
Midwinter Break

WEEK 9 - Exponential Functions
2/22
Review Exponent Rules
- Notes and Practice:

Exponent Rules Mini-Poster

HW: Finish Mini-Poster and today's worksheet
2/23
Notes - Solving Exponential Equations

CW Practice - Solving Exponential Equations

HW: Worksheet #1-16
2/24
TOWN HALL
Finish Notes and worksheet from Tuesday.
Notes and CW - Exponential Growth and Decay

HW: p. 527 1,2,8-10,45-47
2/25
No School - Snow Day
2/26
Notes - Writing Equations of Exponential Functions

CW+HW Practice - Writing Equations of Exponentials

HW 2: Read and do Graphing Exponential Equations



WEEK 10 - Exponential Functions
2/29
Notes - Modeling with Exponentials

Practice - Modeling with Exponentials

HW: Do #1-6 on worksheet
3/1
Modeling with Exponentials - More Practice

3/2
Finish Monday and Tuesday's modeling worksheets.
3/3
Shipwreck and Murder Project - Assignment 1

3/4
SUB
Review Guide



WEEK 11 - Exponentials and Logarithms
3/7
Shipwreck and Murder Project - Assignments 2,3
3/8
Shipwreck and Murder Project Work Day
Due Friday
3/9
Notes and Practice - Logarithms

HW: p. 535 #3-12
3/10
Notes and Practice - Properties of Logarithms
3/11
Review for Unit Test (see review guide from 3/4)
KEY to Review:


WEEK 12 - REVIEW AND FINALS
3/14
Unit Test - Exponentials and Logs
3/15
Review Day 1
KEY to Review:
KEY to Crossword:
3/16
Review Day 2
Extra Practice by Topic:
KEY to Extra Practice by Topic:
3/17
Finals - Blocks 1,2
3/18
Finals - Blocks 3,4


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ALGEBRA 2A - TRIMESTER 1 - 2015-2016

REVIEW GUIDE FOR TRI 1 FINAL

KEY TO REVIEW

Link to Parent/Guardian Contact Form:
*Are you a parent/guardian? Please complete the google form!
Syllabus:

Parents and Guardians Letter:


Algebra 2A Daily Agendas

WEEK 1 - Foundations
9/14
CW: Broken Circles Activity
Growth Mindset Videos
- Vid 1 - Interview with Carol Dweck
- Vid 2 - Neuroplasticity!
Personality Colors Quiz

Exit Ticket:
1. What were your color quiz results?
2. Do you agree or disagree with the results?
3. Based on our work today, what do you think I value most as a teacher?

HW: Intro letter (due digitally by Friday 9/18 at 5:00 pm)

Have parents/guardians complete the google form
9/15
CW: Math Hospital - Order of Operations
Of the 13 problems, 3 have incorrect answers. Find the three that are wrong and fix them.

HW: p. 8 #4-12
9/16
CW: Finish Math Hospital Pt.1
CW PEMDAS Station:
1. Matchy-Matchy
2. Order of Operations 3x3 Puzzle
3. HW Check
4. Write your own problem
(A. Use at least 3 of the PEMDAS letters B. Simplify correctly C.Find a common mistake)
5. Whiteboard Problems
6. Building Blocks Worksheet
7. Book Practice p. 9 #17-35 odd

HW: p. 9 #16-30 even
9/17
CW: Pretest
Growth Mindset Quote/Poster Reaction
Notes - Simplifying Expressions


HW: "What Can You Say About a Monster with Five Legs?" Worksheet

9/18
CW: Finish pretest (if not done yesterday)
Simplifying Practice
CW: #1-11 odd
HW: #2-12 even


WEEK 2 - Foundations
9/21
SUB
Practice Gateway Quiz - Simplifying Expressions

Translating Practice

9/22
Structure Card Sort
- Decide the primary and secondary structure for each equation

*Gateway Quiz - Simplifying Expressions on Thursday!!
Use the Practice Quiz to prepare. I'm staying after on Wednesday.
9/23
Notes - Solving Literal Equations
CW - Solve Literal Equations

9/24
Gateway Quiz 1 - Simplifying Expressions
Solving Equations Practice

HW: Worksheet #1-11
9/25
Practice solving equations
Finish Worksheet from 9/24


WEEK 3 - Foundations
9/28
Work on fixing Gateway quizzes
9/29
CW: Solving Literal Equations Practice


HW: Solve literal equations practice (worksheet attached on Wed 9/23)
#16,17,18,21,26,31,34,41
9/30
TOWN HALL DAY
Notes - Radicals

CW Practice - Radicals

HW: p. 261 #21-23, 25-27 and p. 266 #4,6,24
10/1
CW: Radicals practice (from 9/30) and
Solving radical equations CW

HW: p. 266 #14-22 even
10/2
Notes - Solving Equations with Radicals
CW Practice



WEEK 4 - Foundations
10/5
Partner Mini-Project on Radical Equations

HW: Solving Equations with Radicals Worksheet (from Friday 10/2)
#14,17,18,19,22
10/6
Review for Unit Test

10/7
Finish Unit Review! Test tomorrow!
10/8
Unit 1 Test!!
10/9
Prebubble for PSAT


WEEK 5 - Functions
10/12
Notes - Functions Intro Review

CW: p. 60 #17-22, 24,25, 46,47, 50, 51
HW: p. 60 #2-8
10/13
Notes - Domain and Range of Graphs

CW: Practice with Domain and Range

(Not #14 and 15!)
10/14
No Class - PSAT
10/15
Practice with Domain and Range

HW: Practice Quiz - Function Basics

10/16
Quiz - Function Basics
Continue work on Domain and Range worksheet from Thursday


WEEK 6 - Functions
10/19
Domain and Range Classwork around Room
10/20
Intro to Function Families with the Graphing Calc

HW: Finish the packet
10/21
Function Family "Dance" and Stories

HW: Domain and Range Practice Quiz

Fix Domain and Range Packet
10/22
Half Day Blocks 1,AC,2
Quiz - Domain and Range
Fix Unit 1 Test MC
10/23
Half Day Blocks 3,4,5


WEEK 7 - Functions
10/26
Notes - Transformations

Find out what a,b,c and d do using desmos
Go to student.desmos.com and enter the class code cy3w then follow the directions
HW: Practice Quiz - Matching Parent Functions

10/27
Notes - Transformations COMPLETED

CW: Exploring Transformations Activity


Finish for HW
Quiz tomorrow on matching parent functions!
10/28
Quiz - Matching Parent Functions
Funky Functions Transformations

HW: Finish at least set 1 of Funky Functions
10/29
Finish Funky Functions
Start Halloween Transformations Mini-Project
Shapes for Project:
Witch Hat -
Ghost -
Jack-O-Lantern -
10/30
Halloween Town Hall
Finish Halloween Transformations Mini-Project


WEEK 8 - Functions
11/2
Transformations Isolated Letter Practice


HW: Transformations - You Create

11/3
No Class - Election Day
11/4
Notes - Composition of Functions

CW Practice: Composition Questions

HW: p. 387 #8, 29-31
11/5
Notes - Composition with Evaluation
11/6
SUB
Notes - Combining Functions

CW Practice - Combining Functions



WEEK 9 - Functions
11/9
SUB
Unit 2 - Functions REVIEW

11/10
Notes - Inverse Functions

CW: p. 393 #5,6,8,9,15,21,23,27,31

HW: p. 393 #14,22-30 even
11/11
Notes - Using Composition to Verify Inverses

CW Practice - Inverse Functions

HW: Make sure you've tried every problem on your Unit 2 Review Guide
11/12
Review
Extra Review Questions and Answers:

11/13
Unit Test!!


WEEK 10 - Analyzing Graphs
11/16
Notes - Distance-Time Graphs

CW Practice - D-T Graphs

HW: Journey to the Bus Stop

11/17
Notes: Calculating Speed, Distance, and Time


HW: Finish Card Sort AND Explanations


11/18
CW: Speed, distance, and time problems

CW: Motion Detector

HW: Speed, distance and time Calculations Worksheet
11/19
Notes - Velocity-Time Graphs

CW - Velocity- Time Graphs

11/20
Project Work Day!




WEEK 11 - Graphs
11/23
Project Work Day
11/24
Projects due!!
Notes - Function Features from Graphs
CW Practice - Function Features from Graphs
11/25
No School
11/26
Thanksgiving
11/27
No School


WEEK 12 - FINALS!!
11/30
SAT Graph Questions

12/1

12/2
5th Block Final
12/3
1st and 2nd Finals
12/4
3rd and 4th Finals