Nolasco News Update
Second Edition March 2016
Math Class-Chapter 11 Graphing and Probability
BIG IDEA: Understanding that displaying data in a graph highlights some features of the data, and that probability measures the likelihood of an event's occurrence.
- Make an interpret double bar graphs to compare data sets using various methods of displaying data (Google Forms, NearPod, etc.)
- Read and plot the points on a coordinate grid
- Plot and interpret straight line graphs from equations in the form of y = nx where n is a whole number
- Compare experimental probability with theoretical probability
Language Arts Class: The Contract is a HIT!
As a young boy, Derek Jeter dreams of being the shortstop for the New York Yankees. He even imagines himself in the World Series. So when Derek is chosen for the Little League Tigers, he hopes to play shortstop. But on the day of the assignments, Derek Starts at second base. Still, he tries his best while he wishes and dreams of that shortstop spot. And to help him stay focused on school, his parents make him a contract: keep up the grades or no baseball. Derek makes sure he always plays his best game—on and off the baseball field!