How to check my Summer Learning Progress

1- Click on Progress (in the middle of the Khan Academy page, after you log in).

2- Click Activity (left side of the screen)

3- On the right side of the screen, you will have to change where it says “Activity from: Last 7 days” by clicking that and choosing Custom Range. Then, choose June 1st for the Start date and the End date should be the date of the day you are checking your progress.

4- Click “set custom range”

5- You wil be provided with a graph of your progress. You can hover over each part of the graph to find your minutes per day. Add all of those minutes up for your total minutes so far.

Below is the grade breakdown by minutes for Math.
480+ minutes A
384 – 479 B
336 – 383 C
288 – 335 D

Advanced Math Pre-Algebra Test

In order to qualify for Pre-algebra (advanced math in 7th grade), you must meet the following criteria:

1- NWEA score of 231 or higher

2- Average of an A in Math for Card markings 1-4

3- 18 or higher on the Algebra Readiness Exam

The Algebra Readiness Exam will be during the first week of June, in class. The following topics are covered on the exam:

1- Square Roots (6 questions)

2- Combine Like Terms (1 question)

3- Distributive Property (5 questions)

4- Translating expressions and equations (6 questions)

5-Solving equations (1-step, 2-step, with negatives) (5 questions) The Khan Academy focuses more on multistep equations so you may do the IXL instead for practice. Click here.

6- Substitution in System of Equations (5 questions)

7-Graphing an Equation’s Solutions (1 question)

If you click on any of the above topics, you will be directed to a practice site for that topic.

Math League

If you are intersted in competing in a math competition called, “Math League,” please let me know. I will sign you up. It is one hour, during school and it will be held in Stout’s Team Meeting Room and it is between 6th, 7th, and 8th graders. All participants earn a reward and winners earn a certificate.