6Mathematics Florida Standards (MAFS) New Standardsschool year will be implementation of the new standards called theMathematics Florida Standards (MAFS)
7Who’s paying attention so far? We’ll make this an easy question… What subject does Mrs. McLaughlin teach?Social StudiesReadingMathematicsScienceLanguage ArtsPETo answer using controller:Step 1: Press the answer that corresponds with your choice.Step 2: Press the enter key(two arrows in opposite directions on the left)C. Mathematics
8Homework and Website- Calendar (click on lesson for the day and the homework will pop up) - Extra Practice - Games - Practice Quizzes Access this website through Falconcove.net
9Question # 2 – a little tougher… Where is Mrs. McLaughlin’s website?Quia.comHomework HeroWhat’s a website?Who’s Mrs. McLaughlin?Math.comI wasn’t paying attention.a. Quia.com
10Homework Already? She’s as bad as Mr Tomich! Yes, but this one is for your parents!Please have your parents me with…Subject Line: Student Name and Math PeriodBody:Parent(s) nameStudent’s AddressAdditional Addresses if necessaryPhone numbersAny concerns I need to be aware of (i.e. I stepped on my glasses yesterday and won’t have a new pair for a few days so I cannot read this)
11Easiest question of the day (I hope) I will have my parents Mrs. McLaughlin with the information she requested. Choose all that apply.YesNoI already didYesC. I already did.
12*** Agenda’s are available for purchase in the cafetorium*** SuppliesStudent:Extra Sharpened PencilsPencil Sharpener (with catch for shavings)10 Duotang folder (with 2 pockets and center clasps)or2 duotang folders and 1 binder (to be kept at home)Loose Leaf paper and Graph paperClassroom Donations:Lysol WipesPrinter Paper***Tissues***Dry Erase MarkersAA batteries for controllers (Duracell or Energizer please)AAA batteries for graphing calculators –any brand (focus in new curriculum)*** Agenda’s are available for purchase in the cafetorium***
13How is your memory? (Hint: look around the room if you don’t remember) Where is Mrs. McLaughlin from?BuffaloChinaVenezuelaAlaskaTampaAustraliaa. Buffalo
14Need more reminders?You may sign up for text message reminders through remind101 by texting:@lovesmath to(this is not Mrs. McLaughlin’s cell phone number)
16Major differences between GEM 6 and GEM 7: This is a high-school credit courseThe grade in this course will count towards your High School GPA. (same as Spanish)More rigorous – this path allows students to complete two AP courses by High School graduation.You will be taking the Algebra End-Of-Course Computerized State Exam (known as the EOC).You must pass this test to receive High School Credit.This test counts towards your overall grade.
17As of Yesterday… New This year!!! High School Grading Scale: Quarter 1 – 15% Quarter 2 – 15% Midterm – 10% Quarter 3 – 15% Quarter 4 – 15% EOC – 30% - entered into Pinnacle as a Final Exam (level 5-A,level 4-A, level 3-B, level 2-C, level 1-D)New This year!!!
18AbsencesBroward County Policy gives each student two (2) days for every day absent to make up work.Student is responsible for bringing the work to teacher on time.Parents, make sure you call in the absence within 2 days!To check for missed work:Check quia.com/profiles/mrsmclaughlinAsk a friendSee Mrs. McLaughlin before or after class.
19Fill in the blank – hint – it’s a # 2I have ____ days to make up my school work for each day I am absent.
20I am so overwhelmed and not sure what to do!!! Extra work available through online textbook – Access Via BEEP.Cypress Bay Tutoring will be available – I will post information as it becomes available.Extra practice on Quia.com/profiles/mrsmclaughlinE-tutoring provided by Broward County.KAHN Academy is a great resourceSo is REGENTSPREP.org
21Make-up AssignmentsStudent is responsible for turning in make-up assignments within the given period.Any missing assignments will be denoted with a “z” in Pinnacle.
22A ‘Z’ in Pinnacle means: Mrs. McLaughlin didn’t feel like grading my work.Mrs. McLaughlin did not receive my assignment and I need to turn it in so she can change the grade.What is Pinnacle?I earned 100% YAY!I drew Zebras on my assignmentI wasn’t paying attention.Mrs. McLaughlin did not receive my assignment and I need to turn it in so she can change the grade.
23School Wide Grading Policy Late Assignments (excluding Homework) – drop a letter grade for every day they are late up to 4 days. Not accepted after the 4th late dayExtra credit – only given for academic reasons and cannot exceed 2% of the students overall grade and must be rigorous.
24Online Textbook Textbook is available on BEEP. Full Text Assignments Extra PracticeVideosEnrichmentAnd MORE…
25Where can I find the online Textbook? What’s a textbook?Textbook.comQuia.comGoogle.comBEEPI wasn’t paying attention again.E. BEEP
26And because I couldn’t leave here without at least 1 math question… Solve using order of operations.÷ 9 – 6(-3)4