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Archive: October 2015

Help with Writing

October 31st, 2015 by

Many online resources are available to make the writing process easier for you. Below are listed some of the ones…

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Solving Equations

October 29th, 2015 by

An equation is like a math sentence that tells us 2 expressions are equal. A variable is a letter used…

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Linear Equations and Slope

October 25th, 2015 by

The direction and steepness of a line is called slope. Slope on a graph represents the rate of change between…

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Plotting Points

October 25th, 2015 by

Plotting points (ordered pairs) on a coordinate plane is an essential skill for both algebra and geometry. An ordered pair…

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Red Ribbon Week

October 23rd, 2015 by

October 26-30 is Red Ribbon Week at Louisville Middle School. Activities have been planned for students to celebrate living a…

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Slope

October 21st, 2015 by

Slope is a number that describes the steepness and direction of a line. Slope can be negative, positive, undefined or…

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Reading Comprehension

October 15th, 2015 by

In order to provide individualized reading comprehension practice to my students, I will be using a website called Read Theory….

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State Test Resources 2015-2016

October 15th, 2015 by

In the 8th grade, students take math, ELA, and science state tests in late March and early April. State tests…

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Operations with Fractions

October 15th, 2015 by

A fraction is a mathematical expression that represents the division of one whole number by another. The top number in…

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Punctuation

October 15th, 2015 by

Using proper punctuation in your writing helps you to share your ideas with others. Putting a comma or other punctuation…

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