Saturday, October 21, 2017

Thursday, October 12, 2017

Budget Introduction Week 9

Here is a link to a budget document. Please save a copy to your Google Drive.


https://docs.google.com/spreadsheets/d/122mRt4So1-Pw8Rbo5wOhpGuqvdN5c_BlhaVWeXr7pYs/edit?usp=sharing


Here are some budget categories and expenses to put into the budget document.

Now that we've been starting to build our budget, let's step back and take a look at the overall budget process.  Here is an article that gives a good overview.

Here is an article that gives a good overview.


All through Week 9 we brainstormed expenses within categories for our budget (see photo above) and put them into the budget document.

Tuesday, October 10, 2017

Week 8 Notes Station

This week, I am interrupting this blog post with a special announcement. Please click the link and watch the following video!

1. Please make sure you have all of the notes in your brain book from last week. You can find them by clicking here.

2. From the same blog post, complete each section of practice problems from last week and turn them in to the inbox on my desk.


For Tuesday and Wednesday, you will need a new sheet of paper, titled "Comparison Problems".
For these problems, you will need to write 2 equations total. You will write one equation for each sentence. Use your brain book to help you.


a) The handlebars weigh 5 pounds. The frame weighs 12 pounds more than the handlebars.


b) The dryer ran for 40 minutes. The washer ran 20 minutes longer than the dryer.


c) The bow shot 200 feet. The catapult shot 100 feet further than the bow.


d) The android battery lasts 26 hours. The iphone battery lasts 3 hours longer than the android battery.


e) The couch is 8 feet long. The couch is 3 feet longer than the loveseat.




Friday, October 6, 2017

Links in your Blog

Links help your readers be able to easily get to the information you are referring to.

Here's a SoundCloud link to a song a student noticed was in my Soundcloud history.
https://soundcloud.com/its_mana_chan/natewantstobattle-this-is-gospel

Here is a link to an Instagram post. You can't see the address you are going to, because the words have been linked to the address.
"Chapters" - by Jocko Willink

Monday, October 2, 2017

Week 7 Blog Station

Title your blog post "Week 7"

Use the following headings to write a multiple paragraph recap of the week:

Book Work


Bicycle Work


Notes/Brain Book


Engineering Design

Week 7 Notes Station

This week we will be taking notes on Solving for a Negative Variable, Writing Simple Equations, and Making Equations from Comparison Statements. Then we will use those notes in order to solve practice problems.


Solving for a Negative Variable


Writing Simple Equations


Equations from Comparison Statements




Week 7 Bicycle Station

This week we will be dismantling the rest of the bike, sanding the frame, and researching the cost of supplies and replacement parts.




Student Post of the Week

Missing assignments