**2D Maths Timeline:**

Tuesday 19/3/19: TO DO: Cover back-to-back stem and leaf plots. Start section on problems with graphs. DONE: Did all of the above. Homework: Questions 1, 3, and 5 of exercise 13.5.

Monday 18/3/19: No school – bank holiday

Friday 15/3/19: No school due to day off

Thursday 14/3/19: TO DO: Correct homework and cover back-to-back stem and leaf plots. DONE: Did not do the above as many were absent due to sport. Did kahoot maths. Homework: none specific.

Wednesday 13/3/19: TO DO: Correct homework questions. Start stem and leaf plots. DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 4, 5, and 6 of exercise 13.4.

Tuesday 12/3/19: TO DO: Correct homework and cover histograms. DONE: Covered the topic of histograms. Students did work from exercise 13.3. Homework: complete up to and including question 7 of exercise 13.3.

Monday 11/3/19: TO DO: Correct homework and do Numeracy Ninja. Carry on with pie charts. DONE: Did the above. Homeworjk: questions 2, 4, 6, 8 exercise 13.2.

Friday 8/3/19: TO DO: Bring students to the computer room to do drawing graphs on khanacademy.org DONE: Did the above.

Thursday 7/3/19: TO DO: Correct homework and begin pie charts – exercise 13.2. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete questions 1, 3, and 5 exercise 13.2.

Wednesday 6/3/19: TO DO: Give tests back to students. Go over it. Start Chapter 13 – presenting data. Start exercise 13.1. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete odd numbered questions from exercise 13.1.

Tuesday 5/3/19: Correct homework. Complete exercise 7.5 and recap on topics covered in chapter 7. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete question 1 on the test yourself exercise.

Monday 4/3/19: Continue with exercise 7.5. DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 9, 11 and 13 of exercise 7.5.

Friday 1/3/19: TO DO: Give test to students who did not do test yesterday. Others to work on their revision. DONE: Did the above. Homework: study.

Thursday 28/2/19: TO DO: Give test. DONE: Test given to a small number of students who were present. Rest were at games. Homework: study.

Wednesday 27/2/19: TO DO: Correct homework and cover the topics of mid-interval values, range, lower and upper quartiles and inter-quartile range. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete questions 1, 3, 5 and 7 of exercise 7.5.

Tuesday 26/2/19: TO DO: Correct homework and move onto frequency tables and grouped frequency. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete questions 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9 of exercise 7.4.

Monday 25/2/19: TO DO: Continue with Chapter 7. Start exercise 7.3 on the reasons for using types of average. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete questions 1 and 3 of exercise 7.3.

Friday 15/2/19: TO DO: Continue with exercise 7.2: mean averages. Start exercise 7.3 if time. DONE: Completed exercise 7.2. Many students were absent. Students did extra questions from exercise 7.2. Did not start exercise 7.3. Homework: study.

Thursday 14/2/19: TO DO: Correct homework questions and start exercise 7.2: mean averages. DONE: Did all of the above. Homework: complete exercise 7.1 and do questions 1 and 3 of exercise 7.2.

Wednesday 13/2/19: TO DO: Correct homework questions from chapter 5. Start Chapter 7: Averages. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete questions 1, 3, 5, 7 exercise 7.1.

Tuesday 12/2/19: TO DO: Correct homework questions and start exercise 5.3. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete the odd-numbered questions exercise 5.3.

Monday 11/2/19: TO DO: Recap on surveys and questionnaires and start exercise 5.2. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete the odd-numbered questions 5.2.

Wednesday 6/2/19 – Friday 8/2/19: absent.

Tuesday 5/2/19: Correct homework questions. Start Chapter 5. Cover the various types of data and start exercise 5.1. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete the odd-numbered question 5.1.

Monday 4/2/19: TO DO: Give numeracy ninja exercise. Start prisms area and volume. DONE: Did all of the above. Homework: Questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 11 and 15 of exercise 6.5.

Friday 1/2/19: TO DO: Continue with chapter 6. Cover topic on prisms. DONE: Many students away at matches etc. Revision done.

Thursday 31/1/19: TO DO: Give test. DONE: Test given.

Wednesday 30/1/19: TO DO: Correct question 2(c) from Monday’s homework and continue with area and volume. Start prisms. DONE:

Tuesday 29/1/19: TO DO: Bringing students to computer room to do a STEM survey. DONE: Students completed the survey. Homework: study for upcoming test on Thursday.

Monday 28/1/19: TO DO: Correct homework and start section on prisms if time. DONE: Many absent. Corrected homework and did more on area and volume of cuboids. Homework: Complete question 2(c) of the test yourself 6 exercise on pages 114 and 115.

Friday 25/1/19: TO DO: Correct homework and continue with surface area and volume of cuboids. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete exercise 6.3 – odd numbered questions all the way to question 21.

Thursday 24/1/19: TO DO: Correct homework – questions on area and circumferences of circles. Start volumes of cubes and cuboids and net diagrams. DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 exercise 6.4.

Wednesday 23/1/19: TO DO: Correct homework and continue with area and circumference of circles. DONE: Did the above. Recapped on the equations. Homework: complete odd-numbered questions up to question 17 exercise 6.3.

Tuesday 22/1/19: TO DO: Correct homework. Continue with areas of parallelogram. Start properties of circles. Cover area and circumference of a circle and the concept of pi. DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7 exercise 6.3.

Monday 21/1/19: TO DO: Correct homework. Continue with exercise 6.1. Start Exercise 6.2: areas of parallelograms DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9, 11, 13 exercise 6.2.

Friday 18/1/19: TO DO: Give a numeracy ninja exercise and finish up with chapter 4. Start chapter 6 if time. DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete questions 1, 3, 5, 7 exercise 6.1.

Thursday 17/1/19:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with compound interest. Start test yourself 4 exercise.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete questions 1 (a) + (b); 2 (c); 4(a)+ (b) and 5 (c) of the test yourself exercise.

Wednesday 16/1/19:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with compound interest problems. Do numeracy ninja with them.

DONE: Did all of the above. Continued with compound interest. Homework: Questions 11, 13, 15, 17 exercise 4.5.

Tuesday 15/1/19:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and start exercise 4.5 compound interest.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 exercise 4.5.

Monday 14/1/19:

TO DO: Continue with chapter 4. Cover exchange rates.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete questions 1-7 exercise 4.4.

Monday 7/1/19 – Friday 11/1/19: Due to be away – work left for class.

Friday 21/12/18: No class.

Thursday 20/12/18:

TO DO: Test to be given.

DONE: Class was away at the cinema. No exam given.

Wednesday 19/12/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and revise for tomorrow’s test.

DONE: Most students were absent due to a soccer tournament for charity. Did some matchstick puzzles with the remainder. Homework: study for test tomorrow.

Tuesday 18/12/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with questions involving calculating various types of taxes etc.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete up to question 15 of exercise 4.3.

Monday 17/12/18:

TO DO: Correct homework from last Thursday and go over it. Recap on tax etc. Discuss the various types of taxes: standard, higher rate, PRSI and USC.

DONE: Did all of the above. Homework: complete up to and including question 7 exercise 4.3.

Friday 14/12/18:

TO DO: Students to do work on their khanacademy.org accounts

DONE: Did the above. Homework: study for a short test next Thursday.

Thursday 13/12/18:

TO DO: Correct homework question and continue with tax chapter.

DONE: Did the above. Homework:

Wednesday 12/12/18:

TO DO: Correct homework question and continue with tax chapter.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, and 7 of exercise 4.2.

Tuesday 11/12/18:

TO DO: Correct homework question and start Chapter 4: Tax.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7, 9 of exercise 4.1.

Monday 10/12/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions. Continue with simultaneous equations.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: question 4 page 47-8 (as revision)

Friday 7/12/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions. Do Numeracy Ninja with students. Continue with simultaneous equations.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete question 6 of the TY14 exercise.

Thursday 6/12/18:

TO DO: Continue with simultaneous equations.

DONE: Started Test yourself exercise 14. Homework: complete question 4 of the TY14 exercise.

Wednesday 5/12/18:

TO DO: Go over test. Continue with simultaneous equations.

DONE: Did the above. Went over graphing linear equations again. Homework: everyone must do question 4 (ii).

Tuesday 4/12/18:

TO DO: Start exercise 14.2: solving simultaneous equations using graphs.

DONE: Did the above. Students also received their tests back. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7 and 9 of exercise 14.2.

Monday 3/12/18:

TO DO: Test.

DONE: Test given

Friday 30/11/18: Due to be absent due to inservice. Work left.

Thursday 29/11/18: No school due to teacher inservice day.

Wednesday 28/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with chapter 14.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete up to and including question 21 of exercise 14.1.

Tuesday 27/11/18:

TO DO: Start Chapter 14: Simultaneous equations.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1, 3, 5, 7, and 9 of exercise 14.1.

Monday 26/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with making quadratic equations given the roots.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete odd-numbered questions from exercise .4.

Friday 23/11/18: Due to be absent. Work left for students.

Thursday 22/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework and continue with solving quadratics.

DONE: Continued with solving quadratics. Started exercise 8.4 – working out quadratics given the roots. Homework: odd-numbered questions exercise 8.4

Wednesday 21/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework and continue with quadratics.

DONE: Not many students present due to sport. Did revision and helped with problems. Homework: study.

Tuesday 20/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with solving quadratics. Start exercise 8.3 – word problems leading to quadratics.

DONE: Did all of the above. Homework: students to do Q1 (a) and Q2(a) of the test yourself 8 exercise page 148.

Monday 19/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with solving quadratics.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: even numbered questions from exercise 8.2.

Friday 16/11/18:

TO DO: Get students to do their reflection. Recap on solving quadratic equations using the quadratic formula.

DONE: Did the above. Spent extra time helping students with the quadratic formula. Homework: 4 questions of choice to do over the weekend.

Thursday 15/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with solving of quadratics. Cover the topic of the quadratic formula.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: do 4 questions of your choice from exercise 8.1 or 8.2.

Wednesday 14/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with solving of quadratics.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: do 4 questions of your choice from exercise 8.1 other than those done on the board or those that I helped you with.

Tuesday 13/11/18:

TO DO: Start Chapter 8: quadratic equations.

DONE: Did the above. Students started solving simple quadratic equations in exercise 8.1. Homework: complete up to question 13 of exercise 8.1.

Monday 12/11/18: Due to be away at an NCCA meeting. Work left for students.

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Friday 9/11/18:

TO DO: Bring students to computer room to do khanacademy maths.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete the test yourself 3 exercise.

Thursday 8/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework. Complete exercise 3.4 and start the revision exercise.

DONE: Did the above. Many students already started the test yourself exercise. Homework: complete questions 1 and 3 of the test yourself exercise.

Wednesday 7/11/18:

TO DO: Correct homework questions and continue with exercise 3.4 involving problems with three sets.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete up to and including question 9 exercise 3.4.

Tuesday 6/11/18:

TO DO: Correct HW. Complete exercise 3.3 and start solving problems with three sets – exercise 3.4.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: questions 1 and 3 pages 43 and 44 of exercise 3.4.

Monday 5/11/18:

TO DO: Give back test and correct.

DONE: Did the above. Homework: complete Q2(a) page 46.

Friday 26/10/18:

TO DO: Test to be given

DONE: Test given.

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.