Deliberate Practice
8th-Grade Pre-AP

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The dates shown indicate the date the assignments were given.
These dates are chronological reading from the bottom and going up.
Unless otherwise indicated they are due on the first non-test school day following their assignment (usually, the next day).


1st Semester 2nd 6-Weeks
10/18  Assignment #9-5b, read p. 387 - 391, p. 391 - 394, 1 - 110, 3rds.     Quiz 7.3 Tues
                                                                                                                           POW due Weds. +3


10/17  Assignment #9-5, read p. 387-391, p. 391-394, 1110, 5ths.               Test 7.2 now
                                                                                                                           POW due Weds. +4


10/16  Assignment #9-4b, read p. 367 385, in class review.                      WA due today
                                                                POW due 10/23, +5.   Test tomorrow


10/15  Assignment #9-4, read p. 380 - 385, p. 385 - 387, 1 - 60, evens.      Quiz 7.2 today
           Assignment #9-3b, read p. 374-378, p. 378-380, 1-100, 4ths NAD.
                                                        WA due tomorrow.     POW due 10/23.      Test 7.2 Thurs


10/14   Holiday                             WA due Wednesday +2                              Quiz tomorrow
2nd  6-Weeks, Week 3 
                                         Week 9: Properties of Exponents




10/04  Assignment #7-10, read p. 320-324, p. 325-329, 1-18, thirds.     POW due 10/23
                                     7-6b, In class review Chapter 7                             WA #2 Due 10/16
                                                                                              Quiz on Tues, Test on the Thurs


10/03  Assignment #6-19, regression and functions handout.             POW due 10/23
                                                                                            WA #2 Due 10/16.    Quiz 7.1 today


10/02  Assignment #6-18, regression and functions handout.   Quiz Tomorrow Ch7
                                                                           POW #10/23 Car Rental Problem due 10/23


10/01  Assignment #6-17 handout on regression & functions. Function notes on GD
                          WA #2 Due 10/16.     Quiz Chapter 7 Thursday          Quiz Ch. 6.1 today


09/30  Assignment 6-13a &b, in class review of Chapters 6 & 7 Quiz Ch. 7 Thurs.
            Assignment 6-13c Chapter 7 review Handout.                    Quiz Tomorrow Ch6
2nd 6-Weeks Week 1
                                  Week 7: Finish Quadratics




09/27  Assignment #7-2b Chapter 7 review Handout.                Quiz 6.1 Tuesday
                                     POW #10/23, due Wednesday, 10/23.     Car Rental Problem


09/26  Assignment #7-1b, Chapter 7 Review Handout                Quiz 6.1 Tuesday
                           POW #10/23, due 10/23      New 6-Wks Begins Now


09/25  Assignment #6-14, handout on 6-9, & 6-10, 1-6, all.       1st 6-Weeks Test
                                        POW #10/23, due Wednesday, 10/23.  Car Rental Problem


09/24  Assignment #6-12, Review Handout, 119, all                      POW due today
                                                                                                1st 6-Weeks Test tomorrow
                                                    POW due Wednesday, 10/23.    Car Rental Problem


09/23  Assignment #7-9b, read p. 314 - 318, p. 319, 21 - 40, evens.
                                                             POW Due tomorrow    1st 6-Weeks Test Weds
End 1st 6-Weeks & Begin 2nd 6-Weeks
  Week 6: Continue Quadratic Review + Equations Containing Two Variables 




09/20  Assignment #6-11, Read Chapter 6, p. 263 & 264, 3 to 9, all.      1st 6 test Weds.


09/19  Assignment #7-9, read p. 314 - 318, p. 318 & 319, 1 - 20, evens   Quiz T-1 today
           Assignment #6-5b, review for the 6-Weeks Test, Weds.       POW due Weds. +3


09/18  Assignment #6-9, read p. 247 - 250, p. 251 - 257, 1 - 18, evens   Quiz tomorrow
           Assignment #6-10, read p. 258 - 260, p. 261, 1 - 40, 4ths.        POW due 9/24 +4


09/17  Assignment #7-8, read p. 310-311, p. 313&314, 1-34, evens.          Test Today
           Assignment #6-8, read p.244-245, p. 245-247, 1-50, fifths.        POW due 9/24+5
                                                                                                     6-Weeks Test Next Weds


09/16  Assignment #7-7, read p. 307 - 309, p. 309, 1 - 12, all.          Taxi Quiz Thursday
   (Odds on calculator, evens on paper.)                      Test tomorrow
           Assignment #7-6e, in class review of Chapter 7-1 thru 6.             POW due 9/24
1st 6-Weeks, Week 5
                                      Review Quadratics & Continue Equations With 2 Variables




09/13   RETREAT                                                 POW #9/24 due 9/24     Test Tuesday


09/12   RETREAT                                                                                POW #9/24 due 9/24


09/11  Assignment #6-4, read p. 225 - 227, p. 228 & 229, 1 - 40, fourths.     Test Tues
            Assignment #6-5, read p. 229 - 231, p. 232 & 233, 1- 48, fourths.    POW #9/24


09/10 Assignment #6-3, read p. 219 - 223, p. 224, 10 - 32, evens.          POW due 9/24
           Assignment #6-4, read p. 225 - 227, p. 228 & 229, 1-40, fourths.  Quiz today


09/09  Assignment #4-5, read p. 145-147, p. 148 & 149, 9-32, evens.
            Assignment #6-1 Memorize the Quadratic Formula                     POW due 9/24
            Assignment #6-2, read p. 214- 217,  p. 218 & 219, 1- 36, fourths.


1st 6-Weeks. Week 4                                                                                          Quiz Tuesday
          Ch. 6 covers Quadratics, including Problem Solving, this is a Review section.




09/06  Assignment #5-10, read p. 205-209, p. 209&210, 1-52, fifths        POW DUE 9/24
           Assign. #5-11, read p. 211, p. 211 & 212, 2b - 10d, all, 
                                      on # 5, 6, 7, & 8 do the left column only     Quiz Tues. Test Thurs.


09/05  Assignment # T-3 & T-4 (T-3,all, evens on T-4)  Introduction to the TI-84+
           Assignment #7-6c, read p. 298 - 303, p. 304 - 307, 1 - 30, 3rds, 31 - 55, evens.
                                                                                          POW #1 due 9/24        Test 4.1 today


09/04  Assignment #T-1 & T-2.  Introduction to the TI-84+.   POW due 9/24  Test Tom.
           Assignment #7-6b, read p. 298 - 303, p. 305 - 307, 33 - 55, 3rds (begin #33).


09/03  Assignment #5-8 & 5-9, read p. 195 - 203,
 p.198 & 199, 10 - 60, 5ths. p. 204, 10 - 40, 4ths, begin both with #10.
           Assignment #7-6, read p. 298 303, p. 304 1 30, 3rds no graphs.
                    Test Thurs.,  Ch. 1 to 4, + problem solving.  POW due 9/24 Quiz 2.1 today


09/02  Enjoy your Labor Day Holiday.                                                       POW due 9/24
                                                  Quiz tomorrow  Chap. 1 - 4, including problem solving
 1st 6-Weeks Week 3  Review Chapter 5, Polynomials (Review section) 
                          + Chapter 7, Expressions & Equations Containing 2 Variables 




08/30 Assignment #5-5, 5-6, & 5-7, read p. 183 - 193, review for Quiz Tuesday,
               p. 186, begin with #22 and do 4ths through #44, p. 190, begin with #16
               and do 4ths through #40, a, d, & e,  p. 194 & 195, 1 - 50, 5ths.
          Assignment #7-5b, read p. 291 - 297,
               p. 298, 11-34, evens, graph using m-rapid graphing.             P.O.W. #1 due 09/24


08/29 Assignment #5-2, 5-3 & 5-4 read p. 167 - 181, p. 171 & 172, 1 - 60, fifths,
                            p. 176 & 177, begin with #20 and do 5ths, through #60,
                            p. 182, 20 - 55, 5ths + # 56.                                                P.O.W. #1 due 09/24
          Assignment #7-5, read p. 291-297, p. 297, 1-10, evens, use m-formula, no graphs.
                        p. 298, begin with #12-34, 3rds, make graphs.
                                                                   Test 1.1 today (CH. 1,2,3&4, only).  No Calculator
Chapter 5 in the book covers Polynomials.  This is a review section.


08/28 Assignment #4-6b, Read P. 149 - 151, p. 154 - 161, 9 - 22, evens. Test Tomorrow
          Assignment #7-4, read p. 286 - 288,
                   p. 289 - 291, 1 - 28, evens, with graphs on 4ths - intercepts on all.
                   + review for Test. Study notes, book, and assignments for test tomorrow.
                                                                                                                        (Ch. 1,2,3&4, only) NC


08/27 Assignment #4-7, Read P. 130-149, p. 162&163, 1-20, evens,
                                                                 calculator ok on 12-14, only.
          Assignment #7-4, read p. 286 - 288, p. 289 - 291, 1 - 28, evens, without graphs.
                   In class review of Assignment #7-1 & 2  POW #1 due 9-25.      Test Thursday.
                                                                             WA due today before 9pmQuiz 1.1 Today


08/26 Assignment #4-6, Read P. 149 - 151, p. 154 & 155, 1 - 8, evens.      POW due 09/24
                                        Test Thursday, Ch 1,2,3,&4. NO CALCULATOR!    Quiz tomorrow
          Assignment #7-3, read p. 281 - 285, p. 285, 1 - 20, evens.  Calc OK ON Ch.
Chapter 7, Expressions & Equations Containing 2 Variables. This is a review section
Week 2:  Review Equation Solving              P.O.W. #9/25 Beans Due before 9pm on 9/24
1st 6-Weeks, Week 2.




08/23  Assignment 2-8, Read P. 71-81, p. 82-85, 1-15, evens.  POW #1 due 09/25 WA #1 due NOW
           Assignment #7-1 & 2, read p. 272 - 279, and know all the information found there.
                Check out the problems in these sections to ensure you are fluent.
              Do problems #6 & 8, p. 274 + #16 on p. 280.                  NO Calculator on Quiz 1.1 Today
                                                                         CALC OK on Homework.                              Test next Thurs


08/22  Assignment 1-9, Read P. 34 - 36, p. 36 - 39, 1 - 15, evens, Test next Thurs. No Calc.
                                                                     WA #1 due tomorrow.    Quiz tomorrow - NO CALCULATOR


08/21  Assignment # 3-7, Read P. 90 - 107, p. 126 & 127, 1 - 30, all.              NO CALC - Quiz Friday
              P.O.W. #1 due 09/25. Know the information on, and linked to, the Email.    WA #1 due Fri.


08/20  Assignment 2-9, Read P. 43 - 77, p. 87 & 88, T1 - T9, skip T2 & T3, NO CALCULATOR
                                             Know the information on, and linked to, the Email.  WA due Fri. + Quiz


08/19  Assignment 1-10, read pages 1 - 40 in the textbook, p. 40 & 41, #T2 - T9, all, NO CALC.
                      Writing assignment due Friday.    Know the information on, and linked to, the Email.
         Make sure you your and your parent(s) have read the email, links, and watched the video.

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