Updated syllabus: ShiraDJonesHSEsyllabus

(Today’s reading is from P. 279 in Peterson’s Master the HiSET,

2nd Edition…)

“**By 500 BCE, the Zapotec people were developing an advanced society in what is now the southern Mexican state of Oaxoca. This civilization developed early forms of hieroglyphic writing adn a calendar system. the Zapotec built complex cities and are considered the first city builders in the Americas. the first true urban center in teh Americas was the Zapotec city of Monte Alban**…”

*Where are the grammatical errors in this passage?*

Day 7 Lesson Plan except for the Reading Passage (as a PDF file…): Monday, 11 February, 2019

Khan Academy Using modifiers: Adverbs vs. Adjectives | Khan Academy fractions practice, Day 2 of 3 |

thursDay7exitSlips |

Lesson Plan Text, 6-9pm, Monday, 11 February, 2019 HE rm. 211, SDCE, North City Campus

Instructor: Ms. S. D. Jones

In our Learning Toolbox: Different types of Journals

**Bonus Question**: *Who gave us the numbers we use today, allowing us to do fractions?*

Vocabulary:

copy into your notes, and MindMap each word (what is a Mind Map??):

Zapotec Part/portion/fraction of What Test-taking skills

500 BCE Balance (the equation) Do we aleady have?

Common multiple consecutive numbers

Common denominator Skim the test first

Synonym Like terms Do easy questions first

6pm: Spend two minutes imagining:

Write one or two sentences explaining how you think you can use a Math Journal to help

you learn mathematics.

6:02 Continue on work from your folder (on Reading/Literature/Science/Social Studies).

7pm: Stand up & Stretch!

(Tuesdays and Thursdays: If you want to hear a story, then imagine you are a young girl

living long ago, and what could motivate her to risk her life to save other people. (P.x, Tales

from the Arabian Nights, D. Jo Napoli, on loan via the gracious help of SDPL UTC branch staff

who went out of their way to help me find this book for my students…)

Why do you think the characters made the choices they did in this story?)

7:02-7:07 (Today’s reading is from P. 279 in Peterson’s Master the HiSET,

2nd Edition…)

“**By 500 BCE, the Zapotec people were developing an advanced society in what is now the southern Mexican state of Oaxoca. This civilization developed early forms of hieroglyphic writing adn a calendar system. the Zapotec built complex cities and are considered the first city builders in the Americas. the first true urban center in teh Americas was the Zapotec city of Monte Alban**…”

*Where are the grammatical errors in this passage?*

Find videos and activities on Modifiers if you finish your work early:

GrammarBook.com and KhanAcademy.org

7:15 Continue with Language Arts work from folders until 7:45; Break if desired, from 7:30-7:45

7:45 Math review warm-up Question: What is a synonym for fraction?

1. part

2. portion

3. rational number

4. All of the above?

(Eliminate 3 choices!) Ask any math questions!!!

Work on your mathematics from folders…

8:20: Stand up & stretch, think about counting.

Please write one sentence explaining what fractions are, and why they are different from

whole numbers.

8:22 Mathematics: Fractions, part 2/3

If you wanted to what a fraction is, how would you do that?

What is a Rational Number?

What kind of numbers are we using to count by 5s?

How could we Mindmap the word Fraction? (draw a pizza? Why? Draw

“Integer Bar Integer? Why?

As an equation, is 2 plus 1/2 equal to ½ plus 2? Why?

How can we express the above equation arithmetically?

What if we added another number to both sides of the equation?

Why does adding the same number to both sides not change the equation?

How could we add ½ + ½?

“ “ “ ½ + 1/3? What must we do first? Why?

Do online LCD exercises

8:40 Exit Questions: 1. How can you use the word Fraction in a sentence?

2. How many years ago was 500 BCE?

3. What is an LCD?

4. What is an integer?

8:45 Turn in Exit Slip, Dismissal