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.

He discovered so much about heat, energy, and work that the fundamental unit of energy (Joule) was named after him.

Due May 8, 2019:
Create an account at Khan Academy and enter Coach ID APQF3R in the "Coaches" tab in Khan Academy.
Divisibility Tests
Finding prime numbers
Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic (Factoring to primes)
Understanding moving the decimal
It's vs its - Any pronoun with an apostrophe should be said as a contraction, NOT possessive.
Word Choice - Who vs Whom
Redo abilities #7-20 from the practice test and write what they have in common before you write the answer

Due May 15, 2019:
pages 521 (Vocabulary)
pages 523-526 (Reading Comprehension)
page 532-533 (Spelling and Capitalization)
pages 539-540 (Math)

Due May 22, 2019:
Barron's COOP/HSPT/TACHS
pages 522 (Vocabulary)
pages 527-529 (Reading Comprehension)
page 533-534 (Punctuation and Usage)
pages 541-542 (Math)
page 548 (Abilities)
Create 5 new words from the root words on pages 110-111. Everyone will need to determine what they could mean.

Due May 29, 2019:
Barron's COOP/HSPT/TACHS
pages 530-531 (Reading Comprehension)
page 535-538 (Usage and Clarity)
pages 543-547 (Math)
page 549-551 (Abilities)
Create 5 new words from the root words on pages 111-112. Everyone will need to determine what they could mean.


Due June 5, 2019:
Page 256-260 (Grammar and Reading Comprehension)
Page 267-269 (Math)
Create 5 new words from the root words on pages 111-113. Be creative.

Page 357-358 (Verbal)
Page 371-372 (Reading Comprehension)
Page 389-391 (Quantitative)
Page 363-364 (Grammar)

Practice test June 29

Due July 10, 2019:
Thorough corrections from your practice test. Re-attempt on paper to be handed in. Do not just write the correct answer; write the reason or some way that you can never get that type of problem wrong again. For reading comprehension, write the line or lines where you can find the answer. For math, show thorough work. For grammar, write the rule. For vocabulary, write a synonym from the lexicon that was emailed to you if it's in there. If not, decide where it would best fit.

Due week of September 16, 2019:
Finding Angles in Isosceles Triangles
Area and Circumference of Circles
Writing Algebraic Expressions Word Problems
Two Step Equations with Decimal/Fraction Coefficients
Pronoun Vagueness
Commas 3
Apostrophes 3
Except/Accept and Affect/Effect
Page 357-360 (Verbal)
Page 363-365 (Quantitative)
Page 371-374 (Reading Comprehension)
Page 380 (Vocabulary)
Page 386-392 (Grammar)

Due week of October 2, 2019:
Complete CHSEE; hand in HSPT corrections. If you did not complete the last HSPT, please get a copy from Max a do as much of it as you can, focusing on the grammar, math, and vocabulary. start next week's homework below.

Due week of October 9, 2019:
Pronoun Case 4
Subject Verb Agreement 4
Represent multistep word problems using equations
Multiply and Divide Powers with Integer Exponents
Solving for Variables on Both Sides with Decimal and Fraction Coefficients

Page 361-362 (Verbal)

Page 366-367 (Quantitative)

Page 375-376 (Reading Comprehension)

Page 381-382 (Math)

Page 393 (Grammar)

Review vocabulary from the lexicon that was emailed to you and make a sentence from one word in each box on the left side of the first page.


Due week of October 16, 2019:
Create Expressions to Solve for Missing Angles
Combining Like Terms with Negatives and Distribution
Interpreting Linear Expressions
Page 439-440 (Verbal)
Page 368 (Quantitative)
Page 377-378 (Reading Comprehension)
Page 383-385 (Math)
Page 394, 472-473 (Grammar)
Review vocabulary from the lexicon that was emailed to you and make a sentence from one word in each box on the right side of the first page.

Due week of October 23, 2019:
Irregular Plurals Review 
Page 445-446 (Quantitative)
Page 441-442 (Verbal)
Page 453-454 (Reading Comprehension)
Page 463 (Math)
Page 474 (Grammar)
Review vocabulary from the lexicon that was emailed to you and make a sentence from one word in each box on the left side of the second page.

Due week of October 30, 2019:
Triangle Inequality Theorem
Interpreting Scale Drawings
Comparing Rational Numbers
Punctuation A
Page 444 (Verbal)
Page 450-451 (Quantitative)
Page 459-460 (Reading Comprehension)
Page 461 (Vocabulary)
Page 466-467 (Math)
Page 475 (Grammar)
Review vocabulary from the lexicon that was emailed to you and make 10 sentences in total from the top half of the last page (ambiguous words and other grammar) using each pair (not pear like the fruit) correctly in the same sentence. This sentence is an example of what I mean - pair, pear. Any sentence worse than this will not count.

Due week of November 6, 2019:
Solving Proportions 2
Pythagorean Theorem Word Problems
Shaded Regions
Area and perimeter of rectangles word problems
To and two, with too, too
Commonly Confused Words (Assorted)
Punctuation D 
Page 444 (Verbal)
Page 452 (Quantitative)
Page 462 (Vocabulary)
Page 467-471 (Math)
Page 476-478 (Grammar)
Review vocabulary from the lexicon that was emailed to you and make 5 sentences in total from the bottom half of the last page (ambiguous words and other grammar) using each pair (not pear like the fruit) correctly in the same sentence.

Additional practice: - Review before the real tests, especially the GRAMMAR!

Dangling Modifiers - Dangling Modifiers
Verb Tense- https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/parts-of-speech-the-verb/the-tenses/e/intro-to-verb-tense
Punctuating Lists
Possessives
Plural Possessive - https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation-the-comma-and-the-apostrophe/introduction-to-the-possessive/e/advanved--plural--possesion
Singular and Plural Nouns
Subject Verb Agreement (KA) - https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/syntax-conventions-of-standard-english/subject-verb-agreement-and-pronoun-antecedent-agreement/e/subject-verb-agreement
Pronoun Agreement (KA) - https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/syntax-conventions-of-standard-english/subject-verb-agreement-and-pronoun-antecedent-agreement/e/pronoun-antecedent-agreement
Commas - https://www.khanacademy.org/humanities/grammar/punctuation-the-comma-and-the-apostrophe/introduction-to-commas/e/meet-the-comma
Adverbs vs Adjectives (KA)
Indefinite Pronouns (KA)
Parallel Structure
Irregular Verbs
Prepositional Phrases
Irregular Plurals Review
Subject, Object, or Direct Object
Commonly Confused Words (Assorted)
Pronoun Vagueness
Identifying Verbs


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