Math Test Tomorrow!

It’s that time again . . . unit 5 math test.  Today we completed a review in class of the material on tomorrow’s test.  Unit 5 focused on estimating and long multiplication.  We discussed that to prepare for a math test, we need to PRACTICE.  Students have the OPPORTUNITY to practice for their test and earn bonus points (5 points!).  They have two options to practice:

1. Make a practice test with 20 problems (Must contain a variety of problems).  The mathboxes and journal pages are a great place to find math problems for a practice test.  Students must complete the practice test and return it tomorrow to recieve the bonus points.

2. Play Jeopardy and keep track of your work on a 5×5 grid.  See directions below.

Jeopardy Game Directions:

• Open file by clicking on the words Jeopardy above
• Click “Play slideshow from beginning”
• Once you are at the game board, choose a place to begin and click on it.
• Read question and answer on your game board (5 x 5 grid).  Remember to show all your work-not just answer.  Use back if you need more room.
• To reveal the answer on the computer click anywhere in the question box and the answer will show up on top.
• Click on the HOUSE button to return to the game board and select another question.  Questions already answered should be highlighted a different color.
• HAVE FUN!!!!

Sam’s Accomplishment

Sam went to Canada to do his first shoot-out game with his hockey team! He is a goalie for the Bobcats. When they started the game the players started to shoot at Sam and the other goalie.  When the players shot the puck at Sam nine times, Sam stopped the puck nine times!  He blocked 9/9 pucks. Yea, Sam got 1st place for the shoot-out. So congratulations Sam . .  . You won 1st place!!

Math Test Tomorrow

It’s that time again . . . unit 4 math test.  Today we completed a review in class of the material on tomorrow’s test.  Unit 4 focused on decimal place value to thousandths, adding & subtracting decimals, and metric measurement & conversions.  We discussed that to prepare for a math test, we need to PRACTICE.  Students have the OPPORTUNITY to practice for their test and earn bonus points (5 points!).  They have two options to practice:

1. Make a practice test with 20 problems (Must contain a variety of problems).  The mathboxes and journal pages are a great place to find math problems for a practice test.  Students must complete the practice test and return it tomorrow to recieve the bonus points.

2. Play Jeopardy and keep track of your work on a 4×5 grid.  See directions below.

Jeopardy Game Directions:

• Open file by clicking on the words Jeopardy above
• Click “Play slideshow from beginning”
• Once you are at the game board, choose a place to begin and click on it.
• Read question and answer on your game board (4 x 5 grid).  Remember to show all your work-not just answer.  Use back if you need more room.
• To reveal the answer on the computer click anywhere in the question box and the answer will show up on top.
• Click on the HOUSE button to return to the game board and select another question.  Questions already answered should be highlighted a different color.
• HAVE FUN!!!!