2D Maths

2D Maths Timeline:

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Friday 26/10/18:
TO DO: Test to be given
DONE:

Thursday 25/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with exercise 3.3. Start exercise 3.4 and discuss the distributive property.
DONE: Revision done. Many students absent due to a gaelic match. Homework: study for test tomorrow.

Wednesday 24/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions. Discuss the associative and commutative properties. Continue with exercise 3.3.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete up to and including question 7 of exercise 3.3.

Tuesday 23/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and start section 3.3 involving 3 sets.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete the odd-numbered questions from exercise 3.2.

Monday 22/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and start exercise 3.2 involving subtracting of sets from each other.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1 and 3 exercise 3.2.

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Friday 19/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework question from Chapter 3: Sets.
DONE: Did the above. Students worked through the odd-numbered questions of exercise 3.1. Homework: complete questions 2, 4, 6 exercise 3.1.

Thursday 18/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and finish off simplifying by factorising. Start sets.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: question 1 exercise 3.1.

Wednesday 17/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with simplifying by factorising.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete the odd-numbered questions from exercise 2.5

Tuesday 16/10/18:
TO DO: Continue with factorising quadratic expressions and start simplying equations using factorising.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13 exercise 2.5.

Monday 15/10/18: Away at Junior Cycle Maths inservice

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Friday 12/10/18:
TO DO: Continue with factorising quadratic expressions.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: finish exercise 2.4 odd numbered questions.

Thursday 11/10/18:
TO DO: Continue with factorising quadratic expressions.
DONE: Many students absent. Recapped on factorising quadratics. Homework: questions 2, 4, 6, 8, 10, and 12 Exercise 2.4.

Wednesday 10/10/18: No class due to whole-school well-being inservice day.

Tuesday 9/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework. Recap on difference of two squares. Start section 2.4: factorising quadratics.
DONE: Did all of the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11 exercise 2.4.

Monday 8/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework. Continue with the difference of two squares.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 2, 4, 6, 8 and 10, exercise 2.3.

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Friday 5/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions on the difference of two squares. Continue with more challenging questions.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: finish exercise 2.3 odd numbered questions.

Thursday 4/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and start difference of two squares.
DONE: Did the above. Students started exercise 2.3. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11 of exercise 2.3.

Wednesday 3/10/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with factorising by grouping.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete odd numbered questions in exercise 2.2.

Tuesday 2/10/18:
TO DO: Give back test and correct. Start exercise 2.2: factorising by grouping.
DONE: ​Did the above. Homework: up to question 13 exercise 2.2

Monday 1/10/18: No class due to day off.

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Friday 28/9/18:
TO DO: Test
DONE: Test given

Thursday 27/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework. Continue with factorising algebraic equations.
DONE: Did the above. Also did revision. Homework: study for test tomorrow.

Wednesday 26/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with factorising algebraic expressions (exercise 2.1).
DONE: Did the above. Homework: up to question 19 exercise 2.1.

Tuesday 25/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework. Start chapter 2: factorising.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: question 2 of exercise 2.1.

Monday 24/9/18:
TO DO: Give back test and correct homework. Revise inequalities.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: Q. 6(b) and (c) of the test yourself 1 exercise.

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​Friday 21/9/18:
TO DO: Complete week 3 of the numeracy ninja. Correct homework questions and do revision of inequalities.
DONE: Did all of the above. Homework: finish odd numbered questions up to question 31 of exercise 1.7 and study for test next Friday.

Thursday 20/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with solving inequalities.
DONE: Gave short test/assessment task on algebra and inequalities. Homework: questions 19, 21 and 23 of exercise 1.7.

Wednesday 19/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework question and continue with solving inequalities.
DONE: Many absent due to weather. Completed the above. Homework: questions 11, 13, 15 and 17 of exercise 1.7.

Tuesday 18/9/18: No class due to teacher CPD day

Monday 17/9/18:
TO DO: Correct the numeracy ninja test.
DONE: Did the above. Started solving inequalities. Homework: question 1 exercise 1.7.

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Friday 14/9/18:
TO DO: Peer assessment to be done on ninja maths week 1 session 1. Complete week 2 session 1 of ninja maths with students and get students to mark. Correct homework questions, if time and start exercise 1.7 – solving inequalities.
DONE: Only got the numeracy ninja maths completed today. Homework: questions 1(a), 3(a), 5(a) and 6(a) of the test yourself 1 exercise.

Thursday 13/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and start exercise 1.7. Complete week 1 session 1 of ninja maths
DONE: Did the above. Homework: Questions 8, 10, 12 and 14 exercise 1.6.

​Wednesday 12/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with inequalities.
DONE: Did the above. Completed the odd-numbered questions from exercise 1.6 Homework: due to there still being some misunderstandings, complete questions 2, 4 and 6 exercise 1.6.

Tuesday 11/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions from exercise 1.5 (Q15) and questions from exercise 1.6. Students to continue with inequality questions in exercise 1.6.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 7, 9, 11 and 13 exercise 1.6

Monday 10/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and start number line and inequalities.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete questions 1, 3 and 5 of exercise 1.6

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​Friday 7/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions. Continue with exercise 1.5
DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete the odd-numbered questions in exercise 1.5 for next week.

Thursday 6/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and students to finish off exercise 1.4 in class. Start word equations (section 1.5).
DONE: Did above. Homework: questions 1, 3 and 5 exercise 1.5.

Wednesday 5/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with exercise 1.4
​DONE: Homework: questions 13, 15, 17 and 19 exercise 1.4

Tuesday 4/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with algebra chapter 1.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5 and 7 exercise 1.4.

Monday 3/9/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions. Continue with algebra.
DONE: Did the above. Homework: Answer question 11 and 13 exercise 1.3.

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Friday 31/8/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions. Start exercise 1.3
DONE: Started exercise 1.3. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7 exercise 1.3.

Thursday 30/8/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with the topic of removing brackets.
DONE: Did above. Homework: complete odd-numbered questions from 13 – 25 exercise 1.2

Wednesday 29/8/18:
TO DO: Correct homework questions.
DONE: Did the above. Finished exercise 1.1 and started the topic of removing brackets. Homework: complete the odd numbered questions of exercise 1.1 and do questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11 of exercise 1.2.

Tuesday 28/8/18: No school for second years

Monday 27/8/18: No school for second years

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Friday 24/8/18:
TO DO: Introduce algebra
DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 and 11.