Friday, March 27

Enjoy your Spring Break!  We will be starting a Geometry unit when we return.

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Wednesday, March 25

After completing your Study Guide/Review, please have your parent check it using this answer key.  I will collect the completed work tomorrow.

Statistics Test Review Answer Key

Statistics Test Review Answer Key Additional Questions Adv Math

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Tuesday, March 24

All students will take a Statistics test on Thursday.

Today all students learned how to read and draw a Back to Back Stem and Leaf Plot.  The homework tonight is problems 7-10 from TB page 667.

Advanced students were given ADV Back to Back Stem and Leaf and Histogram HW  They should only complete problems 7-10 on the top of the front side as well.  We have not discussed Histograms yet.

I will be distributed this review page tomorrow for Thursday’s test, however those of you who wish to work ahead may do so.
Data and Statistics Test – Math 6 Review ( Students will not be tested on problems 6, 14, or 15)

Data and Statistics Advanced Math Review (Students will not be tested on problems 6, 14, or 18)

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Monday, March 23

Data and Statistics test will be on Thursday.

All classes learned how to make a stem and leaf plot today.  We also found Range, median and mode from the Stem and Leaf Plots. You may want to check out this website:  http://www.basic-mathematics.com/stem-and-leaf-plot.html
This is a copy of some note that were similar to the examples I gave in class:   Stem and Leaf Reteach Notes Answer Key  HW:  Problems 1-7 only on Stem and Leaf (Don’t worry about Problem #6.  The range of that data is too high to list all the stems.

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Friday, March 20

Math 6 – HW:  Statistics Review Part 1

Advanced – We learned how to draw a box and whisker plot from the median, Quartiles and extremes (minimum and maximum data).  These were the examples from class: ADV Skills Practice Box and Whisker Completed Class Examples   HW for tonight is the Statistics Review Part 1

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Thursday, March 19

Math 6 – Students continued to find median, Quartiles and Extremes (highest and lowest data) to  Create a Box Plot on A Number Line HW.

Advanced – Students learned how to find the Measures of Variation by using the Median and Quartiles.  HW:  Measures of Variation HW.

All classes will take a Data and Statistics test next Thursday.  Students will complete a review the first half of the information this weekend.

 

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Wednesday, March 18

Math 6- Students continued to use the Measures of Variation to analyze data.  They created Box and Whisker Plots from a given set of data or from a Line Plot.  Box and Whisker Plots Notes and Examples  HW:  Box and Whisker Plot HW

Advanced- Students learned how to identify the most appropriate measure of Central Tendency today (See Yellow handout in composition book).  HW:  ADV Appropriate Measures HW

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Tuesday, March 17

All classes took the Math Placement Test today.  This is only one of the pieces of data used to help place students in their most appropriate math class.  In the past, other data used to facilitate placement included Report Card grades and standardized testing scores.  Students and Parents will be notified of placement decisions for next year in late Spring or during Summer Registration. 

Homework from Monday will be checked tomorrow.

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Monday, March 16

Math 6 – Measures of Variation Class Examples  HW:  TB page 813 problems 7, 8 and 9.

Advanced - ADV Notes Measures of Central Tendency  HW: WS Measures of Central Tendency HW

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Friday, March 13

Report cards were given to students today.

Math 6 – Review Day HW:  Measures of Central Tendency Review HW Blank

Advanced – No HW.  We began to work examples and discuss the meaning of the three Measures of Central Tendency.

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