Ms. De La Garza is originally from The Woodlands, Texas. She attended The Woodlands College Park High School. After high school, Ms. De La Garza went to college at the University of Mississippi for her freshman and sophomore year. She then completed her education at Sam Houston State University. Ms. De La Garza will be beginning her fifth year of teaching here in WISD. Ms. De La Garza has taught 6th grade math for four years and will now be teaching 6th and 7th grade math. She is also the coach for both Tennis and Cheerleading, here at Brabham Middle School.

Education:

Sam Houston State University: Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies 4-8

Certification:

Mathematics 4-8

Classes:

6th Grade Pre-AP Math

Education:

Sam Houston State University: Bachelor of Science in Interdisciplinary Studies 4-8

Certification:

Mathematics 4-8

Classes:

6th Grade Pre-AP Math

7th Grade Level Math

7th Grade Pre-AP Math

Schedule:

Schedule:

1st period: 7th Grade Level

2nd period: 7th Grade Level

3rd period: 7th Grade PreAP

4th period: 7th Grade Level

5th period: Conference (12:12 - 1:02)

6th & 7th period: 6th Grade PreAP

Monday- No School

Tuesday- Adding and Subtracting Integers

Extra Credit given- 5 questions

Wednesday- Adding and Subtracting Integers and Rational Numbers

Thursday- **Unit 4: Halfway Test**

Absolute Value, Opposites, Adding and Subtracting Integers, and Percent Problems

Friday- Ordering Rational Numbers, Classifying Rational Numbers, and Percent Problems

Extra Credit DUE- 5 questions

Before School Tutorials (6:45- 7:10) - Everyday

After School Tutorials (until 3:15) - Thursday 10/13 & Friday 10/14

Monday- Absolute Value

Homework given- 6 questions

Tuesday- Modeling Adding Integers

Wednesday- Adding Integers

Thursday- Modeling Subtracting Integers

Friday- Subtracting Integers

Homework DUE- 6 questions

Before School Tutorials (6:45- 7:10) - Everyday

After School Tutorials (until 3:15) - Thursday 10/6 & Friday 10/7

Monday- Go over Common Assessment, All operations with fractions, and adding and subtracting decimals

Homework given- 6 questions

Tuesday- Add and Subtract positive rational numbers

Wednesday- Add and Subtract positive rational numbers

Thursday- Unit 3 Test Review and DMR Quiz

Friday- Unit 3 Test

Homework DUE- 6 questions

Before School Tutorials (6:45- 7:10) - Everyday

After School Tutorials (until 3:20) - Thursday 9/29 & Friday 9/30

Monday- CA (common assessment given by the district) and Multiplying Fractions

Tuesday- Multiplying & Dividing Fractions

Wednesday- Dividing Fractions

Thursday- Dividing Fractions

Friday-

Mix of Multiplying and Dividing Fractions

Before School Tutorials (6:45- 7:10) - Everyday

After School Tutorials (until 3:20) - Thursday 9/22 & Friday 9/23

Monday- Unit 2 Review Stations

Tuesday- Unit 2 Review Stations

Wednesday- Unit 2: Classifying Rational Numbers and Ordering Rational Numbers

Thursday- Percent Problems Practice & Percent/Decimal/Fraction equivalent forms

Friday-

DMR Quiz: Fraction to Decimal, Setting up a Proportion, and Dividing Decimals

Starting Unit 3: Multiplying Fractions

Before School Tutorials (6:45- 7:10) - Everyday

After School Tutorials (until 3:20) - Thursday 9/15 & Friday 9/16

If you would like your student to get some extra practice on different topics going on in class here is a great online source: https://www.tenmarks.com/login

It will provide lessons, hints, video examples, and explanations for when they make a mistake.

I gave each students a username and password today in class. Many of them took a picture on their device of this information. If you have any questions, please feel free to email me.

Monday- School Holiday

Tuesday- Classifying Rational Numbers

Wednesday- Giving back Unit 1 Test and DMR Quiz, Classifying Rational Numbers, and Percent/Decimal/Fraction equivalencies

Thursday- Ordering Rational Numbers

Friday- Ordering Rational Numbers

Before School Tutorials (6:45- 7:10) - Everyday

After School Tutorials (until 3:30) - Friday 9/9/16 only