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 February 10, 2020:Thorough corrections for abilities and grammar should be handed in. You want to explain the answer (succinctly) so you can get that type of problem correct in the future, not just write the answer. It's vs its - Any pronoun with an apostrophe should be said as a contraction, NOT possessive. Page 357-358 (Verbal) Page 371-376 (Reading Comprehension) Page 379 (Vocabulary) Page 389-391 (Quantitative) Page 363-364 (Grammar) Due February 17, 2020:Thorough
corrections for abilities and grammar should be handed in. You want to
explain the answer (succinctly) so you can get that type of problem
correct in the future, not just write the answer. Page 357-359 (Verbal) Page 363-366 (Quantitative) Page 371-378 (Reading Comprehension) Page 379-380 (Vocabulary) Page 389-392 (Gammar) Due February 24, 2020:Thorough
corrections for abilities and grammar should be handed in. You want to
explain the answer (succinctly) so you can get that type of problem
correct in the future, not just write the answer. Page 357-361 (Verbal) Page 363-370 (Quantitative) Page 389-394 (Gammar) Due March 2, 2020:Finish HSPT 1 in the Barron's book (except the second math section) Page 357-362 (Verbal) Page 371-378 (Reading Comprehension) - should be complete already Page 379-380 (Vocabulary) - should be complete already Page 363-370 (Quantitative) Page 381-383 (Math) Page 389-395 (Gammar) Due March 9, 2020:Page 384-388 (Math) Due March 16, 2020:Verb TensePage 439-440 (Verbal) Page 445-446 (Quantitative) Page 453-454 (Reading Comprehension) Page 463 (Math) Page 472 (Grammar) Due March 23, 2020:Page 441-442 (Verbal) Page 447-448 (Quantitative)Page 455-456 (Reading Comprehension) Page 464-465 (Math) Page 473 (Grammar) Due March 30, 2020:Page 443 (Verbal) Page 449 (Quantitative)Page 457-458 (Reading Comprehension) Page 466 (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 first page. Due April 6, 2020:Page 450-451 (Quantitative) Page 459-460 (Reading Comprehension) Page 461 (Vocabulary) Page 467 (Math) Page 475 (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. Future work and additional practice: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 To and two, with too, tooTriangle 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 Subject Verb Agreement 3 Word Choice -They're, their, therePronoun Case 3 Word Choice - Who vs Whom Commas 3 Apostrophes 3 It's vs its - Any pronoun with an apostrophe should be said as a contraction, NOT possessive. Whose vs who's Except/Accept and Affect/Effect Apostrophe Practice Punctuation Fill-in the blank Adjectives - describe nouns Formula Sheet: http://www.brooklyntutorco.com/formula-sheetsYou may also be interested in the articles below: What we covered last year: Divisibility Tests Reading Bar Graphs Reading Picture Graphs Multiplying and Dividing with powers of 10 Estimating Square Roots Scientific Notation Solving proportions Reading Bar Graphs Solving Proportions word problems Writing Expressions Combining like terms with distribution Rate problems Commas 4 Subject Verb Agreement 5 Evaluating expressions with variables Pronoun Agreement 5 Due May 14, 2019:Create an account at Khan Academy and enter Coach ID APQF3R in the "Coaches" tab in Khan Academy. 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:Subject verb agreement 1 Barron's COOP/HSPT/TACHS pages 527-528(Reading Comprehension) page 533 (#31-40 Usage) pages 541-542 (Math)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.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: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 November 25, 2019:Page 357 (Verbal) Page 371-372 (Reading Comprehension) Page 379 (Vocabulary) Page 389 (Quantitative) Page 363 (Grammar) Due December 2, 2019:Page 357-358 (Verbal) Page 371-374 (Reading Comprehension) Page 379-380 (Vocabulary) Page 389-390 (Quantitative) Page 363-364 (Grammar) Due December 9, 2019:Page 357-359 (Verbal) Page 371-376 (Reading Comprehension) Page 379-380 (Vocabulary) Page 389-391 (Quantitative) Page 363-365 (Grammar) |