### MLK Events

2 days ago There are several events in Springfield to honor the memory of Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr.### Monday, January 20

2 days ago Today we honor the Reverend Dr. Martin Luther King, Jr. Please check out the attached pages to see how you can honor his memory.### Friday, January 17

2 days ago Pre-Algebra: We started class with the Problem of the Day. It required students to practice using their calculators to raise numbers to powers, positive and negative. We went over the answers then moved on to Lesson 1-6: Using Properties of Integer Exponents. We were able to go over Examples 1 through 4 and their Try-Its. There is no homework. U.S. History: We started class by reading a summary of the events that led to the Boston Massacre.**READ MORE**

### Thursday, January 16

4 days ago Pre-Algebra: Students took a quiz online. There is no homework. U.S. History: Our current topic is Power. Students are learning how it is acquired, exercised, and abused. Sometimes students wonder how history relates to the present, so we discussed how one of the Articles of Impeachment of President Trump is for abuse of power. The rest of the class period we watched another episode of Liberty's Kids.**READ MORE**

### Wednesday, January 15

4 days ago Pre-Algebra: We did several short problems of the day as a way of reviewing yesterday's lesson on solving equations using square roots and cube roots. Students were given time to compare answers with a neighbor and ask questions before turning in their homework. Students spent the rest of the class period working on the Mid-Topic Checkpoint and Performance Task. There is a quiz tomorrow. Students are encouraged to complete the Math XLs as a review.**READ MORE**

### Tuesday, January 14

6 days ago Pre-Algebra: We started class with a problem of the day. During this time, students also update their calendars and get out their homework. After going over the problem of the day, students were given a few minutes to compare homework answers with a neighbor or ask questions. Then students turned in their homework from Lesson 1-4. Today we covered Lesson 1-5: Solve Equations Using Square Roots and Cube Roots.**READ MORE**

### Monday, January 13

7 days ago Pre-Algebra: Students turned in their homework from Lesson 1-3 then worked on the Problem of the Day. Today we covered Lesson 1-4: Evalutate Square Roots and Cube Roots. Students read and tried the Solve & Discuss It! on their own for a few minutes then turned and talked to a partner about the problem. We went over the possible solutions together then moved on to Example 1.**READ MORE**

### Friday, January 10

Jan 10, 2020 Pre-Algebra: Students did a problem of the day and turned in their homework for Lesson 1-2. Today we covered Lesson 1-3: Compare and Order Rational Numbers. The homework is pages 23-24 (#9-12, 16, and 17). U.S. History: Students spent the first few minutes of class getting ready for their power presentations. Groups were chosen at random to stand at podium to share their power activity. Each speaker read the group's responses.**READ MORE**

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