Mr. Drake's Class

Updated for the week of May 22-26, 2017

7th Grade Math: The 7th graders are reviewing volumes and surfaces areas of cylinders and non-rectangular prisms for a quiz tomorrow.  Our last unit of the year is entitled Looking for Pythagoras where we will discover a variety of proofs of the Pythagoreans

6th Math: The 6th graders are analyzing revenue, expenses, and profit of our bike tour scenario we have been working on the past few weeks.  We have created equations to represent linear relationships between variables.  We will review this content tomorrow for a quiz on Wednesday before we leave on the history trip.   

7th and 8th Grade Science: The 7th and 8th graders will be working on finishing up their toothpick structures this week before we leave on our class trip.  We will also be trying to finish up planting in the garden and our work on the new garden shed.  

6th Grade Science: The 6th graders will compllete their mystery mineral identification project this week before moving on to our final unit of the year on weather and climate. 

Events:  Jump Up day is tomorrow for the 8th graders.

The Art Auction is Wednesdayt evening.

Class MT History trip is Thursday and Friday!