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Lesson Plans for the Week of October 15, 2018

T5 on Wednesday, October 24!

Monday

Problem Session B Quiz

Advanced Calculator Techniques with Derivatives

Assign new problem session

wksht

Tuesday (ACT)

Workday for those here: work on Wksht “Day #28”

Wednesday

Nine-Week Test

Thursday

Derivatives of Inverse Functions

wksht

Friday

Student Holiday/Teacher Workday

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Lesson Plans for the Week of October 8, 2018

Monday

Chain Rule Day 2

Assign: Problem Session #B

(quiz next monday)

Wksht (1-46)

Tuesday

Workday for wksht

 experimenting with google slides MAKE YOUR OWN COPY after you open this link: Chain Rule Practice
Wednesday (PSAT)

T4

Thursday

Implicit Differentiation

p. 145 (1-15odd)

Friday

Day 2 of Implicit Differentiation

p. 145 (8-16e,

25,27,47,49,57) due Monday

and wksht “day #28” (will work on wksht on Tuesday if you are here.

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Lesson Plans for the Week of October 1, 2018

IT’S HOMECOMING WEEK!!

Monday

Product and Quotient Rule

p. 125 (13, 15, 17, 25, 29, 35, 63)

Tuesday (ACT)

Product and Quotient Rule continued

and Trig Derivatives

 p. 125 (39-53 odd, 91, 95, 97)
Wednesday

Horizontal Tangent Line

p. 126 (73-76) and kuta wksht

Thursday

Chain Rule!

p. 136-137 (7-31 odd, 43-79 eoo, 85, 89)

Friday (homecoming)

Work Day/go over PS#1

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Lesson Plans for the Week of September 24, 2018

Monday

Quiz on Definition of Derivatives—use your notes

Tuesday

T3

Wednesday (half day for students)

Start Derivative Rules

p. 114 (3-65 odd)

Thursday

Day Two

Friday

Day Three

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Lesson Plans for the Week of September 17, 2018

Monday

Sketching Derivatives

wksht

Tuesday

 “The Difference Quotient”

Day 12 HW”

Wednesday

More Practice with the Difference Quotient

p. 103-104 (5, 7, 9, 13, 17, 19, 23, 47, 48)

Thursday

Finding Derivatives from a Calculator and Alternate Form of Difference Quotient

p. 105 (25-27 part a only, and 65, 67, 71)

Friday

Left/Right Derivatives

wksht

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Lesson Plans for the Week of September 10, 2018

Monday

Intermediate Value Theorem

“Day 7 HW”

Tuesday

T2: Limits part 2

(problem session is due today; quiz tomorrow)

Wednesday

Start with problem session quiz; Introduction to Derivatives

Thursday

Finish Intro

Finish what we did not do in class

Friday

Graphing the Derivative of a Function

Finish what we did not do in class

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Lesson Plans for the Week of September 3, 2018

Monday

Labor Day Holiday!

Tuesday

FIRST problem session assigned (quiz next Tuesday)

Limits at Infinity

limits at infinity” HW

Wednesday

 

One-sided limits wksht

and “worksheet on limits”

finish work for Friday’s classtime

Thursday

two Continuity wkshts to be finished for Friday’s classtime

Friday

Go over work from Wednesday and Thursday

no homework other to correct what you did incorrectly so you know how to do it

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Lesson Plans for the Week of August 27, 2018

TEST ON TUESDAY–have all of your homework organized in date order and stapled together. Before you get your test, turn in the homework.

Monday

More Practice

Wksht “Algebraic Approach to limits” AND limits w/trig and radicals AND intro to trig-graphs

Tuesday

Test #1 – Limits

Wednesday

Review of Piece-Wise Functions

Wksht

Thursday

Continuity 

Wksht on limits and continuity

Friday

Infinite Limits

p. 88 (13-21 odd, 33-47 odd)

Monday

HOLIDAY


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Lesson Plans for the Week of August 20, 2018

Monday

Notes on Limits 

Parent Function Quiz

Tuesday

Continue notes

Wkshts: “Day 1 and 2 Homework”

Wednesday

*Finish notes from Limits

*Start Properties of Limits

If you don’t finish task cards in class, here is a link to the cards. These will open in your google drive.

https://tinyurl.com/limittaskcards 

Thursday

wksht: “Day 3 homework”

Friday

More Practice on Limits

Trig Quiz today

TEST ON MONDAY??

p. 67 (5-57 eoo, 63-73 odd, 115-120 all)

(this assignment is a wait and see if we need it assignment): p. 68 (26, 28-36 all, 46-58 e, 64-74 e)

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Lesson Plans for the Week of August 16, 2018

Monday

Meet the teacher night

Tuesday

No class

Wednesday

Freshmen orientation

Thursday

First Day: contract; procedures; grading for Calculus;

remind; website; test dates for AP (Tues May 14, 2019)

Parent function review and Trig review pages

What is Calculus?: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=UukVP7Mg3TU and https://tinyurl.com/whatiscalculus-socratica 

Friday

Intro to Limits Day 1

Parent function quiz Monday

Trig quiz Thursday

Unit Circle at any time

Assign: wksht (1-6)

watch videos:

#1 (9 minutes): https://tinyurl.com/historyoflimits

#2 (5 minutes): https://tinyurl.com/limitdayone

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