AP Calculus AB

Keep Calm and Do More Calculus!

Mrs. Cook’s AP Calculus AB!

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Can’t wait to get started!

How to score a 5 on the AP Exam: https://magoosh.com/hs/ap-calculus/2017/score-5-ap-calculus-exam/

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Lesson Plans for the Week of October 26, 2020

Wednesday is a half-day.

T5 on Friday, Oct 30.

Progress Check on myap closes at 11:45PM on Oct 26.

Expanding Logarithms due Monday, OCT 26 (if you haven’t watched the videos YET, they are posted at the bottom of this post).

Myap Unit 2 MCQ Part A due 10/26 @11:45PM (assigned on 10/15)
Monday

Implicit Differentiation

PS#4 assigned

p. 145 (1-15 odd)

Tuesday

More on Implicit Differentiation

 

finish all of the problems assigned on Monday

p. 145 (8-16e, 24, 25, 27, 28, 47, 49, 50, 57);

p. 323 (73, 75); p. 352 (63, 65)

Wednesday (half-day)

3.5 Selecting Procedures for Calculating

Derivatives  (this will be on myap as an assessment. We will do some together as examples and the rest you will finish as HW–the assessment will close on 10/29 at 8:45AM)

Wksht on Implicit Differentiation–Day #28 Homework

Thursday

3.6 Higher Order Derivatives  (This will be on myap as an assessment. We will do some together as examples and the rest you will finish as HW–the assessment will close on 10/30 at 8:45AM)

Finish Day #28 wksht

Friday

T5

Don’t forget your problem session for Monday!

LOGARITHM VIDEOS TO REMIND YOU HOW TO EXPAND LOGS

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Lesson Plans for the Week of October 19, 2020

 

Monday

School Holiday!

Tuesday

Differentiating Inverse Functions

Problem Session Quiz #3

wksht

Wednesday

T4.5: Differentiating e, ln, and log

Watch the videos and do the worksheet by Monday!

wksht: Expanding Logs (from A2) (hard copy available in class tomorrow)

Thursday

Finish inverse fxns

Wksht 122 and wksht “Derivatives of Inverse Functions”
Friday

Derivatives of Inverse TRIG Functions

 

wksht (1-15)

Watch 7-minute video BEFORE MONDAY class: https://youtu.be/7gx-Vhv-YgA

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Lesson Plans for the Week of October 12, 2020

Monday, October 19, is a school holiday!

Monday

make sure you have watched the video from myap before coming to class today

Derivatives of Ln, Log, and e

PS#2 Quiz

PS#3 Assigned (due next Monday)

Wksht #23 HW

Tuesday

More practice w/e

p. 352 (33-51 odd, 57, 61)

Wednesday

More practice w/Ln

p. 325 (41-61 odd, 65, 70)

Thursday

Derivatives of Bases other than e

Unit 2 Progress Check MCQ Part A assigned

(due 10/25 at 11:45 PM)

p. 362-363 (37-65 odd)

Friday

Exponential And Logarithmic Derivatives Worksheet

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Lesson Plans for the Week of October 5, 2020

Nine Week Test on Tuesday

T4 on Friday, October 9, 2020

BECAUSE OF FRIDAY’S PEP RALLY, everything gets moved forward a day EXCEPT for the NINE-WEEK TEST. It’s STILL on TUESDAY.

MONDAY: we will do what was scheduled last FRIDAY

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

Myap (PC Unit 1 MCQ Part A) due before class begins (on google classroom)

Assign PS #2 (quiz on 10/12)

TUESday

Nine-Week Test

you can start the circuits today after your test

WEDNESday

Chain Rule day two

Circuits (due on FRIday)

THURsday

Workday: Wksht (1-46) and circuits

FRIday

T4

I assigned a video in myap to be watched before class time on Monday! It will help you understand what we are going to do. It will count towards Homework session #5.
next MONday

Derivatives of Ln, Log, and e

Wksht #23 HW

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Lesson Plans for the Week of September 28, 2020

There is an assignment posted in myap: watch the two videos (1.1 daily video 1 and 2), take notes as you watch/pause/repeat/whatever it takes, then complete the progress check (Unit 1 Progress Check MCQ Part A) all by class time on Oct 5. The Progress Check is set to lock on Oct 5 at 8:45 AM, so there is no second chance. If you have trouble with ap classroom, screenshot the issue and send it to me.

T4 Next Week on Thursday–grade will go on MP2

Monday

Problem Session #1 Quiz

Assign Problem Session #2

Product Rule

Video: https://youtu.be/cXLJw0B-tcI

Wksht (HPC D7 Prt1: The Product Rule)

Tuesday

Quotient Rule

Video: https://youtu.be/QiBJEvotm9c

p. 125 (13, 15, 17, 25, 29, 35, 63) and wksht (HPC D7 Prt2: The Quotient Rule)

Wednesday

Higher Order Derivatives and Derivatives of Trig Functions

Video: https://youtu.be/HGaonVWoYF8

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

Thursday

Catch up and Workday??

We will see how M-W goes before this is set in stone. 🙂

Friday

Chain Rule

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

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Lesson Plans for the Week of September 21, 2020

Test on Tuesday

Monday

Left/Right Derivatives

Assign Problem Session #1

(PS Quiz on Sept 28)

Wksht

Tuesday

T3

Wednesday

Half-day

Derivative Rules–Power Rule

Wksht: Day #14 (1, 3, 4)

Thursday

Derivative Rules–finish Power Rule

wksht: Day #14 (1-12)

p. 114 (3-65 odd, 93, 95)

(AND optional worksheet for more practice)

Friday

Derivative Rules–Horizontal Tangents

wksht: Day #14 (13-19)

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Lesson Plans for the Week of September 14, 2020

Test on Monday, 9/21

Monday

Finish Intro to Derivatives

Myap progress check for Unit 1 due by midnight tonight

Big Limits Extraordinaire wksht (due on 9/21)

Sketching derivatives wksht

Tuesday and Wednesday

 “The Difference Quotient”

Day 12 HW

Thursday

More Practice with Derivatives

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

Friday

Finding Derivatives w/a Calculator and Alternate Form

p. 105 (25-30, part A by hand, part C w/calculator, do not do part B; do alternate form for 65, 67, 71)

Monday

T3 on Tuesday

Left/Right Derivatives

wksht

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Lesson Plans for the Week of September 7, 2020

We start back IN school on Thursday!! Until then, see you on zoom!

Monday

Labor Day Holiday!

Go do something fun, but not near friends! Stay Germ Free! Or we’ll be zooming again!

Tuesday

Wksht: Extra Practice on Limits and Multiple Choice Practice

Wednesday

FLIPGRID due (IVT)

Intro to Derivatives:

Desmos while we zoom

(link will come through GC on Wednesday at zoom time)

no homework!! Enjoy this. It’s a rare thing…actually, you should be studying for Friday’s test since you said you have multiple tests that day. Use your time wisely!

Thursday

RETURN TO SCHOOL TODAY!! 🙂

Intro to Derivatives

wksht

Friday

T2

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Derivatives are NOT on this test today

myap Progress Check opened until 9/14 at midnight

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Lesson Plans for the Week of August 31, 2020

ONLINE this week and part of next.

I will upload the copies of notes/assignments that you will need on each day on Google Classroom on the day you need them.

Desmos links are in google classroom and will come open as I have scheduled them to.

Friday

Review of Piece-Wise Functions

(video is on google classroom)

 Circuit and wksht

Desmos

Monday (zoom)

Continuity

(video is on google classroom)

Wksht: limits and continuity

Wksht: continuity with piece-wise functions

Tuesday

Infinite Limits

(video is on google classroom)

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

Wednesday

(zoom)

Wksht: “worksheet on limits” and “making functions continuous”

myap quiz (unit 1 topic 1.6)  due by midnight tonight
Thursday

Limits at Infinity

(video will soon be on google classroom)

Wksht: limits at infinity

Desmos

Friday (zoom)

Intermediate Value Theorem

(video will soon be on google classroom)

Wksht: Day #7

myap quiz (unit 1 topic 1.7) due by midnight tonight.

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Lesson Plans for the Week of August 24, 2020

TEST on Tuesday.

Monday

Common Limit Mistakes

wksht

Tuesday

T1

Wednesday

Squeeze Theorem

(see google classroom for video lesson)

 

p. 68 (89-90)

watch the videos posted on Google Classroom and take notes (due Thursday)

Thursday

Circuit: Composition of Functions

Friday

Review of PW Functions

 circuit and wksht

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