In Miss Gurganus's Algebra I Class ...


   Extra Help and Make-up Quiz/Test Dates:
              Most Tuesdays and Thursdays after school (2:50-4:00 pm) and most mornings before school (7:00-7:25 am)
 

January 19, 2018  

Homework: Do any 10 questions from the Topic 3 exam review (due Monday, 1/22)

Next Quiz: Quiz #13 not yet scheduled (will be after exams)

Next Test: First semester exams on January 24-26, 2018

January 18, 2018  
January 17, 2018  
January 16, 2018  
January 11, 2018  
January 10, 2018  
January 9, 2018  
January 8, 2018  
December 22, 2017  
  • Answers to homework

  • Topic 6-1 practice on whiteboards

  • Quiz #11 (over Topic 6-1)

December 21, 2017  
  • Answers to homework

  • Notes on Topic 6-1 (rational exponents)

  • Homework is to finish #7-16 from p. 118 of the workbook (or p. 221 of the textbook) (due Friday, 12/22)

December 20, 2017  
December 19, 2017  
December 18, 2017  
December 15, 2017  
December 12, 2017  
December 11, 2017  
  • Answers to homework (p. 194 #7-8 and p. 195 #21-22)

  • Topic 5-4 lesson

  • Homework is to do p. 208 #19-20 and 22-25 (due Tuesday, 12/12)

December 8, 2017  
  • Answers to homework (p. 187 #5-9 and p. 195 #20)

  • Unit 4 Test back

  • Topic 5-2 lesson #2 (on piecewise-defined functions)

  • Quiz #10 (over Topic 5-1 and 5-2)

  • Homework is to do p. 194 #7-8 and p. 195 #21-22 (due Monday, 12/11)

December 7, 2017  
  • Topic 5-2 lesson (on piecewise-defined functions)

  • Homework is to do p. 187 #5-9 and p. 195 #20 (due Friday, 12/8)

Homework: Do p. 187 #5-9 and p. 195 #20 (due Friday, 12/8)

Next Quiz: Quiz #10 scheduled for Friday (12/8)

Next Test: Topic 5 Test tentatively scheduled for Friday, December 15, 2017

December 6, 2017  
December 5, 2017  
December 4, 2017  
December 1, 2017  
November 30, 2017  
  • Systems of Equations Bingo to review solving linear systems

  • Time to ask questions about the test study guide

  • Homework is to finish the test study guide (due Friday, 12/1)

November 29, 2017  
  • Answers to homework

  • Mathematical Modeling in 3 Acts: Get Up There!

  • Partner work on shading systems of linear inequalities

  • Homework is to do any 6 questions from the test study guide (due Thursday, 11/30)

November 28, 2017  
November 27, 2017  
November 21, 2017  
November 20, 2017  
November 17, 2017  
November 16, 2017  
November 15, 2017  
November 14, 2017  
  • Topic 4-2 notes and classwork (partner card match)

  • Homework is to do p. 155 #26-29 and 31 (due Wednesday, 11/15)

November 13, 2017  
  • Topic 4-2 notes and classwork (p. 154 #5-9)

  • Homework is to do p. 155 #17-19 (due Tuesday, 11/14)

November 10, 2017  
November 9, 2017  
  • Topic 3 Half-Test (2nd half)

  • Topic 4 pre-test

  • Homework is to finish the graphing worksheet (due Friday, 11/10)

November 8, 2017  
November 7, 2017  
November 6, 2017  
November 3, 2017  
November 2, 2017  
  • Topic 3 Half-Test

  • Notes check

  • Homework is to finish the written reflection (due Friday, 11/3)

November 1, 2017  
  • More scatter plot practice

  • Whiteboard problems to review

  • Homework is to finish the study guide (due Thursday, 11/3)

October 31, 2017  
October 30, 2017  
October 26, 2017  
October 25, 2017  
  • Answers to homework (p. 107 #25-30)

  • More Topic 3-4 notes (recursive and explicit formulas for arithmetic sequences)

  • Classwork

  • Homework

  • Homework is to do the even worksheet problems (due Thursday, 10/26)

October 24, 2017  
  • Topic 2 tests back

  • More Topic 3-3 notes (stretch and compression)

  • Topic 3-4 notes (arithmetic sequences)

  • Homework is to do p. 107 #25-30 (due Wednesday, 10/25)

October 23, 2017  
October 20, 2017  
  • Answers to packet

  • Quiz #6 (over Topic 3-1 and 3-2)

October 19, 2017  
October 18, 2017  
  • Answers to homework

  • Notes and workbook problems on Topic 3-2 (function notation)

  • Homework is to do #13-27 from p. 100 of the textbook (due Thursday, 10/19)

October 17, 2017  
October 16, 2017  
  • Rate of Change lesson

  • Notes on horizontal and vertical lines

  • Classwork

  • Homework is to finish the Killing Zombies graphing assignment (due Tuesday, 10/17)

October 13, 2017  
October 12, 2017  
October 11, 2017  
October 10, 2017  
  • Quiz #5 (one question on Topic 2-4 -- parallel)

  • Notes on Topic 2-4 (equations of perpendicular lines)

  • Classwork

  • Homework is to do p. 81 #20-21, 24, 27-28 (due Wednesday, 10/11)

October 9, 2017  
  • Quiz #4 passed back

  • Pre-lesson activity

  • Notes on Topic 2-4 (equations of parallel lines)

  • Classwork

  • Homework is to do p. 81 #15-18 (due Tuesday, 10/10)

October 6, 2017  
  • Quiz #3 passed back

  • Mathematical Modeling in 3 Acts: How Tall is Tall?

  • More Topic 2-3 practice (standard form): story problems

  • Homework is to do p. 74 #41-42 (due Monday, 10/9)

October 5, 2017  
  • Notes on Topic 2-3 (standard form)

  • Answers to study guide

  • Quiz #4 (over Topic 2-2)

  • Homework is to do p. 73 #15-22 (due Friday, 10/6)

October 4, 2017  
October 3, 2017  
  • Lesson on Topic 2-2 (point-slope form)

  • Answers to study guide

  • Quiz #3 (over Topic 2-1)

  • Homework is to do p. 67 #14-17 (due Wednesday, 10/4)

October 2, 2017  
September 29, 2017  
  • Answers to homework (p. 48 #29-32 and #35-38)

  • Unit 2 Pre-Test

  • Topic 2-1 lesson

  • Homework is to graph the points and find the slopes for p. 61 #28-33 on graph paper (due Monday, 10/2)

September 28, 2017  
  • Inequalities Application Worksheet

  • Notes on Topic 1-7 (absolute value inequalities)

  • Classwork (p. 48 #29-32 and #35-38)

  • Homework is to finish p. 48 #29-32 and #35-38 (due Friday, 9/29)

September 27, 2017  
September 26, 2017  
  • Students worked with a partner on a review stations activity

  • Time for students to ask questions about the study guide

  • Homework is to finish the study guide (due Wednesday, 9/27)

September 25, 2017  
  • Lesson on Topic 1-7 (absolute value equations)

  • Classwork (p. 48 #15-24)

  • Page 2 of test study guide passed out

  • Homework is to do six more questions from the study guide (due Tuesday, 9/26)

September 22, 2017  
  • Answers to homework (p. 41 #15-19 and 23)

  • Mathematical Modeling in 3 Acts: Collecting Cans

  • Page 1 of test study guide passed out

  • Homework is to do any six questions from the study guide (due Monday, 9/25)

September 21, 2017  
  • Answers to homework (front and back)

  • Quiz #2 back

  • More Topic 1-6 practice (on compound inequalities)

  • Homework is to do #15-19 and 23 from p. 41 of the textbook (due Friday, 9/22)

September 20, 2017  
  • Answers to homework (p. 34 #29-34)

  • Topic 1-6 notes and practice (on compound inequalities)

  • Homework is to complete the worksheet (front and back) (due Thursday, 9/21)

September 19, 2017  
  • Inequalities card match with partner

  • Answers to study guide

  • Quiz #2

  • Homework is to do #29-34 from p. 34 of the textbook (due Wednesday, 9/20)

September 18, 2017  
  • Answers to homework (p. 28 #13-17)

  • Inequalities pre-test

  • Topic 1-5 notes and practice (on solving multi-step inequalities)

  • Classwork

  • Study Guide for Quiz #2

  • Homework is to finish the study guide (due Tuesday, 9/19)

September 15, 2017  
  • Answers to homework (p. 16 #23-25 and p. 17 #43)

  • Topic 1-4 notes and practice (on rearranging literal equations)

  • Work in companion guide

  • Homework is to do p. 28 #13-17 from the textbook (due Monday, 9/18)

September 14, 2017  
  • Quiz #1 scores back

  • More Topic 1-3 notes (word problems)

  • Work in companion guide

  • Homework is to do p. 22 #16-20 and #41 from the textbook (due Friday, 9/15)

September 13, 2017  
  • More Topic 1-2 notes (word problems)

  • Whiteboards to review

  • Answers to Study guide for Quiz #1

  • Quiz #1 (over Topic 1-1 to 1-3)

  • Homework is to do p. 16 #23-25 and p. 17 #43 from the textbook (due Thursday, 9/14)

September 12, 2017  
September 11, 2017  
  • Answers to homework

  • Equation-solving pre-test

  • Notes on Topic 1-2 (equations-solving)

  • Homework is to do #16-22 from p. 16 of the textbook (due Tuesday, 9/12)

September 8, 2017  
September 7, 2017  
  • Textbooks assigned

  • Spiral notebooks passed out

  • Partner Activity: Card sort (Students sorted the cards from least to greatest)

  • Topic 1-1 Lesson: Number System (real numbers, rational numbers, irrational numbers, integers, whole numbers, and natural numbers)

  • Homework is to do #16-27 from p. 9 of the textbook in spiral notebook (due Friday, 9/8)

September 6, 2017  
  • Class meeting (no new instruction)

  • Homework is to have a parent fill out the letter (due Friday, 9/8)

September 5, 2017  

 


Questions?  E-mail: gurganus@lincolnk12.org

Telephone: (734) 484-7000 ext. 7655

Room Number: 1403/1404

Address: 7525 Willis Road, Ypsilanti, MI  48197


Last Updated: January 19, 2018