Homework

Assignments will be posted on this web site on an almost-every-day kind of thing. These are here (in the red banner above, look for the name of your math class) in case you either missed class, your parent wants to verify the assignment, or you forgot to write it down.

Articles

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* How to help your student balance school and sports

* How to talk to your daughter about...

* Information on "remind" and how to get it set up for use (I will give a code on back to school night that you will need to use for this wonderfully helpful educational app)

** Be careful when you go out to social events

** Why it might be a good idea to start saving for 4-5 years of college now

**  3 words key to healthy relationships

** Will text updates help parents keep up with students' grades?

** Don't eat dough or batter

** Back to school opportunities

** How to live with pain after a child dies

** LeBron James donates $41 million to send 1,100 students to college

** Nine-year-old keeps woman from taking newborn from hospital

** Is it ever too early to start saving for college tuition?

** Be careful with little children on lawn mowers

** Five ways to make a good impression on the first day of school

** How a stable home life can help lessen mass violence

** Troubled teen treatment center

** Emotionally prepare your kids for school

** Teen gamers do better at math

** How to get your children to stop saying "like" all the time

** Google Duo app funner than face time

** Suicide spikes in adolescent girls and young women

** Runner uses math to help him qualify for Olympics

**  Six ways to pay for college without taking out student loans

**  Is there a better way than all this testing?

** 400 years later, Shakespeare has kept his cool

** How your child's spirituality can help them overcome common forms of suffering

** Five best apps to protect teens online

** App to help parents know what their children do online

** App for parents who have teens who drive (and, text)

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Develop your child's brain with advice from this app

** When fathers leave, children more likely to fall in to poverty

** How important is gender in children's play and toys?

** What every parent should know about their teen driver

** Should schools adjust start time to help students get more sleep?

** Teens using "calculator" app to keep info from parents

** Is your child drinking enough water?

** The readiness gap that derails students out of high-school

* If you see your student trying to balance pencils, this is the disturbing reason why

** How strict should parents really be?

* Sibling rivalry can do more harm than other bullying forms

* How parents can help children understand social media risks

* Students and parents react to the explosion of standardized testing

* Children feel the effects of not having trustworthy, committed adults in their lives- sad commentary

* Sibling rivalry can do more harm than other kinds of bullying

* Utah students could face additional math requirements to be college ready

* 17-year-old helps raise $700,000 to help get clean water to those in need 

* Want to decrease crime rates? Increase High School graduation

* Four warning signs you are headed for bad credit

* Why it's so important to be sensitive to your child's needs

* Why sleep is so important for you

* About 'that' kid

* Resource helping students watch out for other students

* Like father, like child: why your education and earning potential are tied so closely to your father's

* How what happens in Kindergarten affects High School

* What parents need to know about SnapChat

* Eight mathematical practice standards

* 33 Things I want my son to know

* Rename these household chores if you want your child to do better in school

* One more reason why junk food isn't good for you

* Take away the TV and increase your pre-teen's ability to read the emotions of others

* How to handle homework meltdowns

* Kids' brains reorganize when learning math skills

* Understanding and responding to the increase of adolescent depression

* Friends share genetic link- what are the odds?

* Boy spared from kidnapping because of family's use of password

* 7 foods to avoid if you have ADHD

* Teens adept at social media get privacy training

* Girls don't let girls run slow

* Failing to vaccinate is reviving diseases that were almost eradicated

* Mom thwarts High School shooting by monitoring Facebook

Tips for living: overcoming digital addictions

* If you are a teenager, or even older, it is tough to be in the job market

* How to keep yourself safe in a really scary situation

* How raising kids within routines boosts social and emotional health

* Middle-school warns parents about dangerous game students are playing

* Common over-the-counter drug may be link to children with ADHD

* Protecting children: watching for the signs of a child being groomed for sexual abuse

* Why some rise above poverty level and others do not

* Birth order impacts student achievement

* Yelling could be as harmful as hitting children, new study shows

* Both girls and boys are abusers in dating relationships

* Parents: watch technology and phones for sexting

* Math will help professional basketball? What??

* Watch what you say, even in joking, on social media

* Early math skills are important

* Risky teenage behavior may be the key to success in later life

* Good-bye to heavy textbooks?

* High school pathways could speed kids to graduation

* Find the "let me" in the season of "give me"

* Depressed teens need to shut off social media sites

* When girls participate they change the world

* Helicopter parenting cramps young adult lives

* Ugly soccer incident is an opportunity for learning

* Sleep problems in young children links to special education needs

* Social media affects tweens adversely

* In search of balance: Internet

* Schools and teachers prepare students with technology

* How to help a child through the struggles of life

* Students never rise to low expectations

* Teaching children character may be more important than teaching them math or history

* No more spoiled kids

* Teen rage: disorder or crisis?

* Common mistakes parents make about allowances

* How to make this school year a success

* Why boys' learning lags behind girls'

* Teaching civility is a crucial step with young people

* Fraction and spatial skills help students learn math

* Alone time is important for girls and boys