Welcome to 8th grade at Pulaski International School of Chicago! Ms. Jimenez teaches regular 8th grade math, Algebra 1 and language arts in room 309. She has been teaching at Pulaski for 20 years.Ms. Jimenez has a Master of Education degree from Columbia College and a Master’s in Spanish Literature from Loyola University. She is endorsed in math, Algebra 1, language arts and Spanish.Ms. Jimenez lived in Madrid, Spain for two years and learned the importance of international mindedness. Living among Europeans and transplanted South Americans truly opened her eyes about the value of diverse perspectives and basic global awareness. As an educator she is excited about the prospect of fostering international mindedness in the classroom so that Pulaski’s youth are better equipped for the challenges of a global community.
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October 29, 2018 -textbook pgs. 216-217 #s 1-17 odds only (writing equations in slope-intercept form) CHECK ANSWERS IN BACK OF BOOK
October 26, 2018 -Complete 3% growth on Khan Academy.
October 11, 2018 -textbook pg. 192 #s 1-25 odds only (rate of change and slope) Check answers in the back of the book.
October 9, 2018 -Study for topic 4 test on pulaski.agilemind.com (rates of change). -Ongoing progress on Khan Academy. 3% growth checked weekly.
May 7th, 2018 -textbook pg. 489 #s 1-10 (solving quadratics by completing the square)
April 24th, 2018 -textbook pg. 475 #s 1-15 odds only (graphing quadratic functions) CHECK ANSWERS IN THE BACK OF BOOK
April 17th, 2018 -Go to pulaski.agilemind.com and take notes on topic 12 lesson 3 (cubic and cube root functions). One page minimum.
April 2, 2018 -textbook pg. 438 #s 13-23 odds only (factoring trinomials) CHECK ANSWERS IN THE BACK OF BOOK
March 19, 2018 -textbook pg. 429 #s 1-19 odds only (factoring using the distributive property) CHECK ANSWERS IN THE BACK OF BOOK
March 12, 2018 -textbook pg. 407 #s 23-39 odds only (special products) CHECK ANSWERS IN THE BACK OF BOOK