April 15 2019

Monday 4/15-4/16/19 – Math

Welcome to Math!

Please come in quietly and take out:

  • spiral notebook
  • pencil
  • Chromebook

Warm-Up: Atlantean Dodgeball video


  1. What math words or concepts did you see in the animation?
  2. What do you remember about ratios from Bad Date?
  3. Compare and contrast how the two coaches were comparing the different sizes of the teams throughout the game.
  4. Why is it more useful for the coaches to look at the ratio of players on the teams rather than the difference in the number of players on the teams?

Write down today’s date (in a box) and lesson title:

SBAC Math Review #4 – Percents

Image result for tape diagram percent problems

Learning Target copy

Learning Target: Students will be able to solve problems involving percents.

Open in Classroom – Formative: Percents

  • Using Tape Diagrams

Review Ratios & Proportional Relationships IAB

Choice activities:

  • MangaHigh:
    • Use percents
    • Ice Ice Maybe (Percents)
    • Find percents – calculator
  • Buzzmath:
    • Using Ratio Reasoning to Convert Measurement Units
    • Converting Customary Units of Length
    • Converting Metric Units of Length, Mass, and Capacity
    • Calculating Fractions, Decimals, and Percents
    • Finding a Percent to Solve Problems
    • Converting Customary Units of Mass and Capacity


  1. Do 6.RP: first cluster assignment on my.hrw.com.
  2. Do as many of the choice activities as you would like.

Posted April 15, 2019 by missnichols in category Math, Miss Nichols' posts

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I am a teacher of 6th grade honors language arts and math at Jane Addams Middle School in Lawndale, CA.

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