October 31, 2017
Algebra 2:
Students will review the concepts in the quadratics unit

We did some of this review sheet
I’ve postponed the test until Thursday. We’ll practice more tomorrow.
English 12:
Students will use MLA formatting to complete the in-text citations of their Research Essay

We practiced a few times using this and this
Then we started expanding the Outline by turning the notecard numbers into actual quotes
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October 30, 2017

Algebra 2:
Students will use Conjugates to reduce complex fractions. Students will also connect knowledge of Absolute Value with Imaginary Numbers to predict behavior of the Absolute Value of Imaginary Numbers

English 12:
Students will consolodate their findings to produce an outline for their upcoming Research Essay

I reminded everyone about the Action Step Update survey
I talked a bit about how to make an introduction and conclusion on the Outline (due today)
We went to the computer lab and printed them out

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October 27, 2017
Algebra 2:
Students will use operations with complex numbers in order to better understand quadratics

English 12:
Students will consolidate their findings to produce an outline for their upcoming Research Essay

I talked about making a good introduction and conclusion
Everyone showed me their thesis
Then everyone got to work on the Outline Template

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October 26, 2017
Algebra 2:
Students will use their knowledge of imaginary answers in quadratics to look more in-depth on complex operations.

English 12:
Students will consolodate their findings to produce an outline for their upcoming Research Essay

Everyone got a copy of the Outline Assignment sheet
I talked about making a good thesis and a good outline
We practiced a little bit on making a good thesis
Then everyone got on Google Classroom to start the Outline Template

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October 25, 2017
Algebra 2:
Students will begin the connection between imaginary answers in quadratic equations and complex operations

English 12:
Students will use knowledge of MLA citation standards and research in order to find reliable sources of data for their Research Project

We worked on Notecards
Everyone handed in the Notecards
I started to explain the Outline on Google Classroom
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October 24, 2017
Algebra 2:
Students will prove their knowledge of solving quadratic equations. Students will also practice solving quadratic equations with imaginary answers.

English 12:
Students will use MLA standards to research their individual projects

We worked on the Notecards (due tomorrow at the end of class)
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October 23, 2017
Algebra 2:
Students will prove their knowledge of solving quadratic equations. Students will also practice solving quadratic equations with imaginary answers.

We did the rest of this for a review
Then we took a quiz
Then we took notes
Everyone got a copy of this. We did the first few.
English 12:
Students will use MLA standards to research their individual projects

Anyone who wanted to redo thei Night Essay handed it in
I gave a few examples of MLA citations of online journal
We worked on the Notecards

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October 20, 2017
Algebra 2:
Students will practice solving quadratic equations using various methods

English 12:
Students will use MLA standards to research their individual projects

Everyone got a copy of the Action Step Assignment sheet
I gave a few examples of MLA citations of online journal
We worked on the Notecards
The Night Essay Rewrite is due Monday (print the new copy and hand it in with the old one so I know what you fixed)
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October 19, 2017
Algebra 2:
Students will practice reducing radicals in order to properly answer complex quadratic equations

English 12:
Students will identify the difference between reliable and unreliable sources as well as primary vs. secondary sources

We talked a bit about MLA format
Then we finished the Source Chart
Then we worked on the Note Cards (remember, you need 20!)
Use RELIABLE SOURCES!
Don’t forget, you can always look up what’s do when on the Calendar !

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October 18, 2017
Algebra 2:
Students will use their knowledge of Completing the Square in order to effectively use the Quadratic Formula in solving quadratic equations

English 12:
Students will use MLA standards to research their individual projects

We worked on Source Charts (due tomorrow)
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