Do a little bit at a time. Memories made over long period of time will stick with you longer. Practice until you cannot get the topic wrong - not until you get it right.


Due October 17, 2018:
SHSAT 5

Due February 2, 2017:
You will be quizzed on all above. Make sure they are perfect.

Due March 2:
276-277, 284-285 in book
280-281, 288
Do two questions from each of the math topic from March 23 and March 30

Finish the Coop work in the other book after pages 279 and 287 if there is any left - reading comprehension, math, and ELA are the only required topics.
Exponents
Multiplying and Dividing with powers of 10
Area and Circumference of Circles
Commas 2

Due May 11:
Pronoun Agreement 3
Pronoun Case 3
Equations with variables on both sides
Combining like terms with distribution
Evaluating expressions with variables
Interpreting Linear Expressions
Multiplying powers with like bases
Complementary and Supplementary Angles
Finding Angle Measures 2
SHSAT Book: page 127, 128 134 and 135.


Due October 5:
Review SHSAT Book: page 127, 128 134 and 135 - previously assigned
McGraw Hill Book - pages -33-36 (Reading Comprehension and Math)
p 148-149 #1-15 (Grammar)
p 111-112 #1-10 (Sentence and Paragraph Composition)
p 87-88 (Reading Comprehension)

Due October 12:
McGraw Hill Book pages - these will be later in the new book by about 25 pages. For example, page 149 is approximately page 175 in the new book.


Due October 19:

EVERYTHING FROM OCTOBER 12 AND
Thorough corrections from your practice test must be handed in.
You should not only write the answer, but also explain the rule or how you can get it correct in the future. For math, all work should be written out. For reading comprehension, the line or lines where the answer can be found should be written. For abilities, you should write the rule for the similarity or pattern.


Due December 14:


Due January 17, 2018:
p 45-53 HSPT Diagnostic


Due February 7, 2018:

Due February 14, 2018:

Due February 21, 2018:
Regis grammar handout #239 - 298

Due February 28, 2018:
First two pages of each of the other sections and 1 vocabulary page after reading comprehension. This is 9 pages in total.

Due March 7, 2018:
Next few pages of each section in the handout.

Due March 28, 2018:
Finish the handout.

Due May 2:
McGraw Hill
p 61-69 TACHS Diagnostic
205-207 (Math)
Exponents
Adding and Subtracting Negative Fractions
Multiplying positive and negative fractions - remember to cross cancel if possible. Do not confuse this with solving proportions!

Due May 9:
Argo Brothers SHSAT Practice Test 1 - page 83

Due May 23-June 13:
Dangling Modifiers
Singular and Plural Nouns
Possessives
Two Step Equation Word Problems
Equation practice with vertical angles
Exponents with Integer Bases


Due June 20:
SHSAT Practice Test 2 in the Argo Bros book pages 137-169


Reminder: Do a little bit at a time. Memories made over long period of time with stick with you longer. Practice until you cannot get the topic wrong; not until you get it right.


Due October 3:
Review SHSAT 3 and 4 in  Argo Bros book pages and thoroughly correct them. Look through the solutions int he back if you get stuck. SHSAT is 3 weeks away.










































Reading Comprehension pages 88-90

Due
It's vs its - Any pronoun with an apostrophe should be said as a contraction, NOT possessive.
Pronoun Case 1

Due
Writing Expressions
Area of Circles
Finding Angles in a Triangle
Dividing powers with like bases
Word Choice - Who vs Whom
Commas 1

Due
Finding Angle Measures 1
Finding missing angles
Radius, Diameter, and Circumference  
Area and Circumference of Circles
Finding Angles in Isosceles Triangles
Apostrophes 1
Pronoun agreement 1
Barron's SHSAT Workout C pages 130
Barron's SHSAT Workout D pages 131-132

Due
Subject verb agreement 1
Word Choice -They're, their, there
Shaded Regions
Multiply and Divide Powers with Integer Exponents
Triangle Inequality Theorem (sum of any two side must be bigger than the other; sides opposite larger angles in the same triangle are larger)
Page 164-171 Mini Test 2 (Reading Comprehension and Math)
Pythagorean Theorem
Multiplying Polynomials (FOIL)

Due
Pronoun Case 2
Apostrophes 2
Adding and Subtracting Negative Fractions
Writing Algebraic Expressions Word Problems
Equivalent Forms of Expressions
Equation practice with angle addition
Pythagorean Theorem Word Problems
Powers of Products and Quotients
Find a missing value given the mean
Finish the last section of Barron's SHSAT Workout D after page 132

Due
Scientific Notation
Quadrilateral Angles
Create Expressions to Solve for Missing Angles
Unknown Angle Algebra Problems
Subject Verb Agreement 2
Pronoun Agreement 2
Commas 2
Barron's SHSAT mini test 3 page 182-188

Due

Two Step Equations with Decimal/Fraction Coefficients
Age Word Problems
Equations with variables on both sides

Multiple Units Word Problems
Evaluating expressions with variables
Pronoun Case 3
Whose vs who's
Review all previous links in preparation for your practice test.

Due
Subject Verb Agreement 3
Pronoun Agreement 3
Ratio Word Problems
Manipulate formulae - this is "solve for x in terms of y"
Adding and subtracting in scientific notation
Equation Practice with Segment Addition
SHSAT mini test 4 pages 200-207

Due
Practice test corrections due - For each question you got wrong, write out the reason how you can get in correct in the future. For math, resolve the problem showing all work. This will be handed in.



Due
Finish practice test corrections due. This will be handed in. We will go over any other questions remaining from the test.

Equation practice with midpoints
Area and Circumference of Parts of Circles
Cleverly evaluating expressions without solving for everything
Triangle Inequality Theorem
Commas 3
Apostrophes 3
To and two, with too, too

Practice these links at least two days each, getting 10 in a row correct each time. Memories made over longer periods of time will stick with you better.


Due

Pronoun Case 4
SHAT Model Test 2 250-264 - treat it like a real test and time it.

Due

Triangle Inequality Theorem

Area and perimeter of rectangles word problems
Complementary and Supplementary Angles
Finding Angle Measures 2
Equation practice with vertical angles
Exponents with Integer Bases
Greatest Common Factor and Least Common Multiple Word Problems                                                                                                                                        
Rate problems
Rate problems with fractions

Pronoun Agreement 4
Subject Verb Agreement 4
Their, there, they're

Due
SHSAT Model Test 3 282-296 - treat it like a real test and time it.
Commas 4
Apostrophes 4

Due :
Argo SHSAT 1, pages 83-115 and grammar handout
Treat all of these as if they were the real test. Do it on a scantron in one sitting for best results.

Due October 5:
Thorough practice test corrections -  you should not only write the answer, but also explain the rule or how you can get it correct in the future. For math, all work should be written out. For reading comprehension and editing/revising, the line or lines where the answer can be found should be written. For stand alone grammar, you should write the grammar rule if applicable.

Due October 12:
Argo SHSAT 2 and grammar handout
Treat all of these as if they were the real test. Do it on a scantron in one sitting for best results.

Due October  19:
Argo SHSAT 3 and grammar handout

Additional Review and Challenge:
Multiply and Divide Powers with Integer Exponents
Power of Products and Quotients with Negative Exponents
Properties of exponents Challenge
More Powers of Products and Quotients Practice
Powers of Products and Quotients
Multiplying Monomials (Exponents)
Exponents with Integer Bases
Understanding Place Value when multiplying or dividing by 10
Writing Expressions
Rate problems
Discount, Tax, and Tip Word Problems
Writing Algebraic Expressions Word Problems
Combining like terms with distribution
Equivalent Forms of Expressions
Interpreting Linear Expressions
Finding missing angles
Finding Angles in a Triangle
Finding Angle Measures 1
Unknown Angle Algebra Problems
Equation practice with midpoints
Equation practice with angle addition
Equation Practice with Segment Addition
Area and Circumference of Parts of Circles
Consecutive integer sums
Effects-of-shifting-adding-removing-data-point
Find a missing value given the mean
Age Word Problems
Estimating Square Roots
Exponents with Integer Bases
Multiplying Monomials (Exponents)
Multiplying and dividing in scientific notation
Equation practice with midpoints
Writing Linear Expressions
Cleverly evaluating expressions without solving for everything
Two Step Equation Word Problems

Markup and Commission Word Problems
Translate Expressions with Parentheses

Formula Sheet
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