## Monday, January 26, 2015 - I can find the area of parallelograms, triangles, and trapezoids.

**Bell Work**- Review Unit 3 - exponents, identifying parts of an expression, and writing expressions for real-world situations.

**Classwork**

(1) Return and review following: (a) Bell Work Quiz - Unit 1 Review - now grading only accuracy of questions answered on Friday, (b) Tangram Project, and (c) Area Quiz - parallelograms, triangles, and trapezoids.

(2) Complete an error analysis of the Area Quiz - correct problems missed and explain what error was originally made. Staple to original quiz and turn in.

(3) Begin Review Tasks (4 total, 10 questions each) - Parallelograms, Triangles, Trapezoids, and Application.

**Homework**- Complete "Review: Area of Parallelograms." Work ahead if you can. Go ahead and self-assess or self-assess tomorrow in class. Correct any problems missed. Area and inequalities tests have been moved to Friday.

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## Tuesday, January 27, 2015 - G1. I can find and apply the area of parallelograms, triangles, trapezoids, and composite figures.

Bell Work - Review Unit 3 - Expressions

**Classwork**

Continue to work on area review tasks: parallelograms, triangles, trapezoids, and word problems. Solutions are available in class. You should be self-assessing your work with parallelograms and correcting any problems missed. Afterwards, work on "Review: Area of Triangles" and self-assess.

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**Homework**- Begin "Review: Area of Trapezoids." Follow directions on the task sheet. All review tasks are due this Friday. See tasks posted under Monday's blog.

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## Wednesday, January 29, 2015 - G1. I can find and apply the area of parallelograms, triangles, trapezoids, and composite figures.

**Bell Work**- review Unit 3 - expressions.

**Classwork**

Continue to self-assess and complete area review tasks. Today, you should check the areas of the trapezoids. Correct any mistakes and move on to area word problems.

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**Homework**- Complete "Area Word Problems." For problem #1, you will need this fact: 1 square kilometer equals approximately 247.1 acres.

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## Thursday, January 29, 2015 - G1. I can find and apply the area of parallelograms, triangles, trapezoids, and composite figures.

Bell Work - review Unit 3 - expressions.

**Classwork**

(1) Final questions regarding trapezoid. All 4 review tasks will be collected tomorrow.

(2) Find the area of composite figures by decomposing the shape into rectangles and triangles. Find unknown lengths by using the measurements given on parallel sides.

(2) Find the area of composite figures by decomposing the shape into rectangles and triangles. Find unknown lengths by using the measurements given on parallel sides.

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**Homework**- Finish any remaining review task. All organized work will be due tomorrow. Keys for each of the 4 review tasks have been posted throughout the week on the days you should have completed them. Work on the study guide tonight for practice and check your answers with the solutions below. Don't forget to review inequalities. You will have an assessment over those concepts as well.

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## Friday, January 30, 2015 - I can find the area of parallelograms, triangles, trapezoids and composite figures. I can solve and graph an inequality showing a range of solutions. I can represent situations using an inequality.

**Bell Work**- Get ready for the area and inequality tests. Turn in review tasks: area of parallelograms, triangles, trapezoids, and area word problems.

**Classwork**- Two 30-minute assessments were given over area and inequalities.

**Homework**- None (unless you have missing work). Have a wonderful weekend!