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.

Nitrogen is the 7th element, necessary to make protein, and makes up about 80% of the air - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Nitrogen
This guy figured out a way to use nitrogen to make fertilizer 100 years ago - https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Fritz_Haber. This allowed us to feed a lot more people and the population has increased almost 400% since then.

Due May 14, 2019:
Create an account at Khan Academy and enter Coach ID APQF3R in the "Coaches" tab in Khan Academy.
Finding prime numbers
Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic (Factoring to primes)
Converting decimals to fractions
Converting Fractions to Decimals
Converting percents to decimals
It's vs its - Any pronoun with an apostrophe should be said as a contraction, NOT possessive.
Word Choice -They're, their, there
Word Choice - Who vs Whom
pages 521 (Vocabulary)
pages 523-524 (Reading Comprehension)
page 532-533 (Spelling and Capitalization)
pages 539 (Math)
pages 522 (Vocabulary)
pages 525-526 (Reading Comprehension)
page 532-533 (#21-30 Punctuation only)
pages 540 (Math)

Due May 28, 2019:
Word Choice - Who vs Whom
Subject verb agreement 1
Barron's COOP/HSPT/TACHS
pages 527-528(Reading Comprehension)
page 533 (#31-40 Usage)
pages 541-542 (Math)
page 548 (Abilities)
Create 5 new words from the root words and base on pages 110-111. Everyone else will need to determine what they might mean.

Due June 4, 2019:
pages 528-529 (Reading Comprehension)
page 536-537 (Usage and Clarity)
pages 543-545 (Math)
page 549-551 (Abilities)
Create 5 new words from the root words on pages 110-112. Everyone will need to determine what they could mean.

Due June 11, 2019:
pages 528-531 (Reading Comprehension)
page 537-538 (Usage and Clarity)
pages 543-547 (Math)
Create 5 new words from the root words on pages 111-113. Everyone will need to determine what they could mean.

Due June 18, 2019:
Page 256-260 (Grammar and Reading Comprehension)
Page 267-268 (Math)
Possessives
Create 5 new words from the root words on pages 111-114. Everyone will need to determine what they could mean.

Due July 9, 2019:
Barron's COOP/HSPT/TACHS
Page 261-266 (Grammar and Reading Comprehension)
Page 269-272 (Math)
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 September 23, 2019:
Subject Verb Agreement 2
Apostrophes 2
Indefinite Pronouns
Irregular verbs
Exponents
Dividing powers with like bases
Radius, Diameter, and Circumference
Page 316-top of 320 (Grammar and Reading Comprehension)
Page 326-328 (Math)
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 September 30, 2019:
Simple Writing Expressions
Two Step Algebra
Writing Algebraic Expressions Word Problems

Page 320-325 (Grammar and Reading Comprehension)

Page 329-331 (Math)


Due October 14, 2019:
Evaluating expressions with variables
Writing Expressions
Two Step Equation Word Problems
Two Step Equations with Decimal/Fraction Coefficients
Master these 5 skills only by October 14

Due October 21, 2019:
Barron's COOP/HSPT/TACHS
pages 571 (Vocabulary)
pages 573-574 (Reading Comprehension)
page 581 #1-20 (Spelling)
pages 589 (Math)
Commas 2
Evaluating expressions with variables
Writing Expressions
Two Step Equation Word Problems 
Two Step Equations with Decimal/Fraction Coefficients
Master these - practice until you cannot get them wrong, not just until you get it correct. Minimum 5 in a row correct on two separate days. These will be very important for the scholarship tests, SI Tech level math, and future math, chemistry, physics, and other sciences.


Due October 28, 2019:
Barron's COOP/HSPT/TACHS 
pages 572 (Vocabulary)
pages 575-576 (Reading Comprehension)
page 581 #1-20 (Capitalization)
pages 590 (Math)
Pronoun Agreement 3
Evaluating expressions with variables
Two Step Equation Word Problems
Two Step Equations with Decimal/Fraction Coefficients
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 November 4, 2019:
Barron's COOP/HSPT/TACHS 
pages 571-572 (Vocabulary)
pages 575-578 (Reading Comprehension)
page 581 #21-30 (Punctuation)
page 585-586 (Clarity)
pages 591-592 (Math)
page 599 (Abilities)

Due November 11, 2019:
Barron's COOP/HSPT/TACHS 
Finish all pages from 571-601, which should be about 7 pages if you have kept up with the homework. It is mostly usage, the unique clarity section on the TACHS, math, and abilities.

Due in future:



Additional review:
Divisibility Tests
Finding prime numbers
Factor pairs
Fundamental Theorem of Arithmetic (Factoring to primes)
Identify Factors and Multiples
Least Common Multiple
Greatest Common Factor
Greatest Common Factor and Least Common Multiple Word Problems

Subtracting Negatives
Adding and subtracting negatives
Adding and Subtracting Negative Fractions
Adding and Subtracting Fractions Word Problems
Converting percents to decimals
Converting decimals to fractions

Converting Fractions to Decimals
Rounding Decimals
Rewriting decimals as fractions challenge
Multiplying positive and negative fractions
Multiplication with Decimals
Dividing Decimals
Comparing Rational Numbers
Order of Operations - (Challenge: Order of operations with negatives)
Challenge: Adding and Subtracting Rational Numbers
Rational Number Word Problems

Exponents - (Challenge: Exponents with Integer Bases)
Positive and Zero Exponents
Square roots of perfect squares
Estimating Square Roots

Understanding moving the decimal
Patterns in powers of 10
Understanding Place Value when multiplying or dividing by 10
Multiply and Divide by powers of 10
Multiplying and Dividing with powers of 10
Scientific Notation
Adding and subtracting in scientific notation
Scientific Notation Challenge

Writing Proportions
Solving proportions
Solving Proportions word problems
Ratio Word Problems Rate problems - (Challenge:Rate problems with fractions)
Finding Percents
Percent word problems
Markup and Commission Word Problems
Discount, Tax, and Tip word Problems
 Fraction Multiplication as Scaling
Interpreting Scale Drawings
Age Word Problems
Multiple Units Word Problems

Reading Bar Graphs
Reading Picture Graphs
Mean, median, mode
Effects-of-shifting-adding-removing-data-point
Find a missing value given the mean
Median and range Puzzlers
More average practice

Area of rectangles - (Challenge:Area and perimeter of rectangles word problems)
Finding a side given the area
Area of Triangles
Radius, Diameter, and Circumference
Area of Circles -- Challenge: Area and Circumference of Circles
Extra Challenge: Area and Circumference of Parts of Circles
Challenge: Shaded Regions
Pythagorean Theorem

Challenge: Pythagorean Theorem Word Problems
Triangle Inequality Theorem

Challenge:Evaluating expressions with variables
Writing Expressions
Interpreting Linear Expressions
Writing Algebraic Expressions Word Problems

One step algebra
Two Step Algebra
Two Step Equation Word Problems
Two Step Equations with Decimal/Fraction Coefficients

Complementary and Supplementary Angles
Finding Angle Measures 1
Finding Angle Measures 2
Finding Angles in a Triangle
Finding Angles in Isosceles Triangles
Triangle Angle Review
Create Expressions to Solve for Missing Angles
Finding missing angles
Unknown Angle Algebra Problems
 Quadrilateral Angles
 Angles in a polygon
Surface Area
Solid Geometry Word Problems
Volume with fractions
Volume word problems with fractions

Multiplying powers with like bases
Multiplying Monomials (Exponents)
Dividing powers with like bases
Exponents raised to exponents
Using exponent rules to reevaluate expressions
Properties of Exponents
Multiply and Divide Powers with Integer Exponents
Powers of Products and Quotients
Properties of exponents Challenge
More Powers of Products and Quotients Practice
Multiplying and dividing in scientific notation


Word Choice -They're, their, there
To and two, with too, too
Except/Accept and Affect/Effect
Apostrophe Practice
Punctuation Fill-in the blank
Adjectives - describe nouns
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