Mrs. Forte’s Math News- Week of 3/16 to 3/20

Math 6 This week we are continuing with our introduction to Algebra unit.  We will be exploring how to evaluate expressions when variables are given a numerical value.  At the end of the week, students will continue working on a PBL about the origins of Algebra. After...

Mrs. Forte’s Math News- Week of 3/9 to 3/13

Math 6 This week we are beginning a new chapter on Expressions.  This week our focus will be on translating between words and expressions.  Students will be introduced to basic algebraic concepts, such as variables, coefficients, and constants.  At the end of the...

Mrs. Forte’s Math News- Week of 3/2 to 3/6

Math 6 This week we are beginning a new chapter on Expressions.  We will be exploring exponents and order of operations (PEMDAS).  Students will be practicing this skill by participating in a “Who wants to be a Millionaire?” game.  We will have a quiz on...

Mrs. Forte’s Math News- Week of 2/24 to 2/28

Math 6 This week we are finishing up a very short chapter on ratios and proportions.  Students have learned how to write a ratio, solve unit rate problems, and how to covert within different measurement systems.  Our test on this chapter will be on Thursday, 2/27. ...

Mrs. Forte’s Math News- Week of 2/10 – 2/14

Math 6 This week we are finishing up our chapter on coordinate graphing.  Students will learn about the coordinate plane and how to plot points, as well as how to figure out the distance between points.  The students have finished up their graphing projects.  The test...

Mrs. Forte’s Math News- Week of 2/3- 2/7

Math 6 This week we are starting a new chapter on coordinate graphing.  Students will learn about the coordinate plane and how to plot points.  At the end of the week we will be working on a graphing project.  There are not any tests or quizzes this week.  Extra help...