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Jr. Seminar - 10/30/17

Monday is off this week, Wed we'll have an intro to Habitat for Humanity. Friday may bring some surprises, or not? See you in class,
Mr. Alei

Junior Seminar: Week of 10/30/17               (Previous Week - 10/23/17)

Mon 10/30: PT Conferences: No School
Wed 11/1:
Habitat for Humanity with Rob Lochner
Fri 11/3:
In the flow - we changed tires on vehicles

Resources
Mindfulness
Mindful.org web site
Harvard SPH: Benefits of Mindfulness Practice
Psych Today: 10 Benefits of Mindfulness
Psych Today: Possible Pitfalls of Mindfulness

Technology
Glow Kids: Yahoo! Interview (13:58)
Glow Kids: Full Presentation (1:47:33)

SL1 - 10/30/17

More on logs this week, including how to switch between bases. We'll get some more practice - understand the meaning, not just the "rules". See you in class,
Mr. Alei

SL 1: Week of 10/30/17               (Previous Week - 10/23/17)

Mon 10/30: No School: Parent Teacher Conferences
Remember that QB: #4,5,6a,7ab,13 (QB Log Properties) is due 10/31
Tue 10/31:
4E: #1-2lastcol,3,5-6def,7bc (Log equations)
Thu 11/2:
4F: #1-3abc,4 (Change of base formula)
QB: #3,7c (QB Change of Base)

IB Questionbank, Class Notes, and other support
QB Exponents & Logs Practice
Smartboard Class Notes - Exponents
Smartboard Class Notes - Logarithms

GGB sketches to explore
Graphing logarithms(and their inverses)


Video support
Kahn Academy: Logarithm videos


The fine print: See sidebar at right for links to previous assignments. Click on linked assignments to download notes for that section.  Dates above are when homework is assigned.  It is always due on the following class meeting. For access to electronic copies of the IB text books, see or email Mr. Alei.
Updated 10/29/17 11:40 am        ManageBac        SL Mind Map        IB      Desert

SL2 - 10/30/17

We finish up explorations this week and move into the home stretch - calculus. We'll work on it until spring break, lots of very cool and useful ideas. Be prepared to bring all your tools to the table as we will be coming back to much of we've covered in SL1 - exponents, logs, functions, transformations, and, of course, trig! See you in class,
Mr. Alei

SL 2: Week of 10/30/17               (Previous Week - 10/23/17)

Mon 10/30: PT Conferences: No class
Wed 11/1: Explorations Due
14C: Investigation 3, #1*,2a (Rate of change)
14D: #1-3 (Derivative function)
Fri 11/3:
14A: #1def,2,3,4cfi (Limits)
14B: #1-3 all (Limits at infinity)

IB Questionbank, Class Notes, and other support
Smartboard Class Notes - Calculus Differentiation

Videos of interest
Khan: Intuitive explanation of derivative function
Khan: Intuitive explanation of a limit
Khan: Series of videos on formal limits


The fine print: See sidebar at right for links to previous assignments. Click on linked assignments to download notes for that section.  Dates above are when homework is assigned.  It is always due on the following class meeting. For access to electronic copies of the IB text books, see or email Mr. Alei.
Updated 10/29/17 11:41 am        ManageBac        SL Mind Map        IB      Desert