Presentation on theme: "Welcome, parents and students!. My background I grew up in Miami, Florida. I attended Howard Drive Elementary, Killian Senior High, Florida Memorial."— Presentation transcript:
My background I grew up in Miami, Florida. I attended Howard Drive Elementary, Killian Senior High, Florida Memorial University, and Nova Southeastern University I have a Bachelors in Elem. Ed and a Masters in Mathematics My experience I’ve been teaching for 11 years. I have also taught high school courses such as Algebra and Geometry but seventh grade is my favorite.
Our teacher Mrs. Lawrence My sister Tangela also a teacher
The theme is Together We Are Building ‘A’ Better Tomorrow!” My goals are to give your children the mathematical skills they need to progress to ninth grade. To provide a supportive and fun classroom environment.
8th Grade Objectives: View the Florida Standards website for information on testing: www.fsasessments.org
Homework will be checked daily for completion and graded weekly and will count as one grade. One home learning assignment will be selected and graded. It is to your advantage to complete all assignments. You will not know which assignment will be selected. Homework is given Monday through Thursday and sometimes on Friday Homework must be done at home using homework guidelines.
Tardiness- it is very important that your child is on time to class. Excessive tardiness will result in the following: 1 st time- warning 2 nd time- student/teacher talk 3 rd time- detention 4 th time- parent contact 5 th time- referral
3 Ring Notebook Scientific Calculator 4 Dividers Three Sharpened Pencils Pens (2 blue or 2 black) Colored Pencils Lined Notebook Paper Graph Paper 2 Composition Notebooks
MATH TEXTBOOK: Each student will be given a student work text. An online edition of the hard copy math textbook can be found on the student portal. (note: Digital Math Academy (Math Lab) is due at the end of the 9 weeks)
Edgenuity Reflex Khan Academy ExploreLearning
email: Lawrencea@hammocks.dadeschools.net Contact 8 th grade team leaders: LettersPerson Responsible A-K Ms. Maximilien L-ZMs. Reyes School phone: 305-385-0896 School website: http://hammocksmiddleschool.org