Math

Class Notes are kept here!

Secrets of Success in 7th Grade Math (class expectations and policies, written primarily for students): secrets-to-success-in-7th-grade-algebra_rev2016

7th Grade Math Curriculum Overview (course philosophy and topics, written primarily for parents): 7thMathOverview2015

Homework: Homework is typically handed out on Tuesdays and due the following Tuesday.  Copies of course assignments are shared with all students on Google Drive and can be accessed by parents with a link in the weekly email home.  Homework goals and guidelines are as follows:

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For parents (how to help your student): if your daughter approaches you to talk about the homework, please know that one goal is to spark conversation, so feel free to engage!  However, definitely do not feel any pressure to have all the answers, and know that your daughter will not be evaluated on whether she can correctly answer all the problems outside of class.  Homework is worth 3 points, assigned as follows:

  • 1 point: all problems attempted before the deadline, with evidence of work shown.
  • 1 point: active engagement in homework discussion during class.
  • 1 point: notes and corrections made in colored pen or pencil based on discussion.