
Fri 3/21 1.) No School  End of Trimester 2! Thu 3/20 1.) Final Exam for 5th Hour. Wed 3/19 1.) Final Exam for 3rd Hour. Tue 3/18 1.) Final Exam for Hours 1 & 2. 2.) Short “miniquiz” to review quadrilaterals for 5th hour. Mon 3/17 1.) Short 10 question “trial run” to review triangles and proportions. 2.) Please study trial run and fourpage review packet to prepare for final. Luck favors the prepared!
Fri 3/14 1.) Take questions on any and all final exam questions. 2.) Short quiz to gauge progress this week. Thu 3/13 1.) Continue review toward Final Exam. 2.) Focus on Vectors. 3.) Final Exam Review, Part 4. Wed 3/12 1.) Lesson on Vectors, review of trig ratios. Tue 3/11 1.) Continue review toward Final Exam. 2.) Focus on Quadrilateral proofs. 3.) Final Exam Review, Part 3. Mon 3/10 1.) Continue review toward Final Exam. 2.) Focus on Quadrilaterals. 3.) Final Exam Review, Part 2.
Fri 3/07 1.) Begin review toward Final Exam. 2.) Focus on Proportions and Right Triangles. 3.) Final Exam Review, Part 1. Thu 3/06 1.) ACT Testing  hour 5 meets in the PM. 2.) Students who were in attendance had tests returned. Completed one more Quadrilaterals Proof to show students desired level of competence. Wed 3/05 1.) ACT Testing  hours 1, 2, 3 meet in the PM. 2.) Students who were in attendance graphed a Kite and proved it! Tue 3/04 1.) ACT Testing  class does not meet. Mon 3/03 1.) Review ideas of proving Quadrilaterals in the coordinate plane.
Fri 2/28 1.) Test on Quadrilaterals Unit. Thu 2/27 1.) Chapter 6 Review Assignment: Chapter 6 Review worksheet. 2.) Chapter 6 Test tomorrow. Wed 2/26 1.) Learn last section in Chapter 6: 65 Isosceles Trapezoids and Kites. 2.) Guided Notes on Section 65. Go through examples and answer all questions. 3.) Assignment: 65 Worksheet. 4.) Chapter 6 Test will be Friday. Tue 2/25 1.) Go through solutions to assignment: 64 Worksheet. 2.) Assignment: Chapter 6 partial review. Covers all concepts thus far. Due tomorrow. Mon 2/24 1.) Spot check Friday's 63 Worksheet. Answer all questions. 2.) Begin section 64: Special Parallelograms. Students receive 64 Guided Notes which explores properties of Rhombi and Rectangles. Complete with students and discuss thoroughly. 3.) Assignment: 64 Worksheet.
Fri 2/21 1.) Spot check yesterday's 62 Worksheet. 2.) Begin section 63: Tests for Parallelograms. Students receive 63 Study Guide which outlines how to determine if a quadrilateral is indeed a paralellogram. Complete with students and discuss thoroughly. 3.) Assignment: 63 Worksheet. 4.) Assignment: Section 62 / 63 Addendum. Thu 2/20 1.) Review Parallelogram properties from Tuesday's lesson. 2.) Assign 3 question warmup to assess progress. Check solutions. 3.) Assignment: 62 Worksheet Wed 2/19 1.) Begin section 62: Focus on Parallelograms. Students receive 62 Study Guide which outlines properties of parallelograms. Complete with students and discuss thoroughly. Tue 2/18 1.) Mr. Hansen out sick today. 2.) Assignment: In Geometry Textbook, Page 308 #141. Mon 2/17 1.) No School  MidWinter Recess.
Fri 2/14 1.) No School  MidWinter Recess. Thu 2/13 1.) Finish up Notes/Examples on Proving Quadrilaterals Quadrilaterals. Use this template. 2.) Quiz on Quadrilaterals. Wed 2/12 1.) Finish up Quadrilateral pages from yesterday. 2.) Begin Proving Quadrilaterals. Will continue tomorrow. 3.) Quiz tomorrow on concepts this week. Tue 2/11 1.) Using NSA Quadrilaterals packet complete Student Resource Sheet #6b/c and Student Resource Sheet #4a/b. Shared ideas. 2.) Also assigned Quadrilateral Properties HW. Mon 2/10 1.) Begin NSA Quadrilaterals packet. 2.) Complete Student Resource Sheet #6a.
Fri 2/07 1.) No school  due to cold temperatures. Thu 2/06 1.) Half Day  class does not meet. Wed 2/05 1.) Continuation from Tuesday… Tue 2/04 1.) Begin Unit on Quadrilaterals. 2.) As an exploration, students graph a Parralelogram, Rhombus, Square, Rectangle, Kite, and Trapeziod. Using properties such as slope and length  using various techniques  we discover the shapes’ properties. 3.) Use this handout as reference. Mon 2/03 1.) To get ready for quadrilaterals, we practice with coordinate graphing. 2.) Assignments: Graphing review 2014.
Fri 1/31 1.) Test on Trigonometric Functions. Thu 1/30 1.) Assignment: Trig Quiz practice. This reviews all trig ratio material thus far! Went thru all solutions. Quiz tomorrow. Wed 1/29 1.) No School  due to excessively cold temperature / wind chill. Tue 1/28 1.) No School  due to excessively cold temperature / wind chill. Mon 1/27 1.) No School  due to excessively cold temperature / wind chill.
Fri 1/24 1.) No School  due to excessively cold temperature / wind chill. Thu 1/23 1.) Work on concepts using Trig packet. Wed 1/22 1.) Work on concept of Vectors. [Add notes] Tue 1/21 1.) Continue/Review concepts of Angle of Elevation & Depression. 2.) Assignment: Study Guide 85 / Extra Practice 85 worksheets. Use notes from previous lesson. Mon 1/20 No School Professional Development Day
Fri 1/17 1.) Assignment: Trig ratio prequiz. This reviews all trig ratio material thus far! Due tomorrow. 2.) Begin final section, 85: Angles on Elevation and Depression. 3.) Notes/examples of section 85: Angles of elevation and depression. Students get used to using trig ratios (sin, cos, tan) to solve reallife application problems. Thu 1/16 1.) Teach Inverse Trig Ratios. Stress importance of how this finds angles. 2.) Model examples with students using: Find the angles! worksheet. 3.) Assignment: Inverse Trigonometric Ratios Worksheet. Wed 1/15 1.) Review Trig Ratios: Assignment is Check your memory worksheet. . 2.) Complete Together: Two Trig Stories, practicing trigonometric ratios. Tue 1/14 1.) Complete notes/examples on Trig Ratios. 2.) Lecture/Notes/Examples on using Trig Ratios to find sides of right triangles. 3.) Assignment: Solving Right Triangles Worksheet. Mon 1/13 1.) Begin sections 83/84: Trigonometric ratios. 2.) Use our favorite character, Ha Poong, to complete math stories reviewing 454590 and 306090 triangles. Also point out the need for a more sophisticated method for finding sides based on ANY angle measure in a triangle. 3.) Investigation: bridging idea of 454590 and 306090 triangle side lengths to Trig ratios.
Fri 1/10 1.) Review 454590 "shortcuts" and examples in fine detail. 2.) Teach 306090 Triangle shortcuts using yesterdays template (see below). Complete the 4 practice examples. 3.) Assignment: Geometry BBQ: 81/82. Thu 1/09 1.) Begin Section 82: 454590 and 306090 Right Triangles. 2.) Students derive formulas to find missing lengths of 454590 and 306090 triangles, using this exploratory handout. (Here is a key to the 454590 side and key to 306090 side.) 3.) Begin 82: Special Right Triangles worksheet. Complete 454590 examples. To be continued tomorrow. Wed 1/08 No School. Snow day. Tue 1/07 No School. Snow day. Mon 1/06 No School. Snow day.
Fri 12/20 1.) No assignment. 2.) Merry Christmas and Happy New Year! Thu 12/19 1.) Review idea of Pythagorean Theorem. 2.) Assignment: Pythagorean Story Problems. Wed 12/18 1.) Students receive Pythagorean Theorem Illustration. This is a visual explanation of this famous formula. 2.) Walk students through process of using the Pythagorean Theorem. Notes/Examples on Section 81. 3.) Assignment: Pythagorean Theorem Worksheet A & B. 4.) Assignment: Lesson 2: Pythagorean Theorem worksheets . These are word stories utilizing the Pythagorean Theorem. Students given a lot of time to work in class. Tue 12/17 1.) Refresh idea of square roots from yesterday. 2.) Assignment: Radicals Worksheet 1 3.) Assignment: Simplifying Radicals Worksheet G. Mon 12/16 1.) Notes/Examples/Lecture on Perfect Squares and Square Roots. 2.) Students given reference sheet on perfect square numbers. 3.) To be continued tomorrow...
Fri 12/13 1.) Test on Chapter 7: Similar Figures. Thu 12/12 1.) Time to review for Friday’s Test on Similarity. 2.) Complete Chapter 7 Similarity Review. Wed 12/11 1.) Complete 74 Notes / Activity Guide. 2.) Assignment is to complete page 3, see attached above. 3.) 5th hour only: 74 Addendum Guide. Tue 12/10 1.) Begin section 74: Similarity in Right Triangles. 2.) Work though 74 Notes / Activity Guide. Students are asked a lot of questions and discover the three similar right triangles. 3.) To be continued tomorrow… Mon 12/09 1.) Review ideas of similarity via AA, SAS, and SSS ~. 2.) Last assignment: 73 Extra Worksheet.
Fri 12/06 1.) Finish up 73 Notes from yesterday. 3.) Assignments: Section 73 Worksheet and Similar Triangles Worksheet. Due tomorrow. Thu 12/05 1.) Begin Section 73: Proving Triangles Similar. 2.) Students receive Guided Notes 73 to learn AA, SSS, and SAS similarity. Worked on in class. Continue tomorrow… Wed 12/04 1.) Review similarity concepts: Similar Polygons Boot Camp. 2.) 5th Hour only: Chapter 7 MidReview: Similarity. Tue 12/03 1.) Take questions on yesterday's assignment. Collected. 2.) Assignment: Using Similar Polygon Worksheet (kuta). 3.) 5th Hour only: Similar Polygons Boot Camp. Mon 12/02 1.) Begin Section 72: Similarity. Notes/Examples on Similar Polygons. 2.) Assignment: Similar Polygon Worksheet (kuta).
Tue 11/26 1.) Administer Trimester 2 Geometry PreTest. Mon 11/25 1.) Welcome to Trimester 2! 2.) Begin Section 71: Ratio & Proportion. Notes/Examples on Ratio & Proportion. 3.) Assignment: Section 71 Skills Practice. 4.) Assignment: Section 71 Ratio & Proportion Recap . 