Author Archives: Jonathan Malnar

8th Religion

Hello, There are a few dates coming up: November 20:  Saint Report Rough Draft December 4: Saint Report Due All students should continue working on their service experiences; 10 are due on January 10th. Thank you, Mr. Malnar

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6th Grade Math

Hello, Currently, the 6th graders are working on a unit of Decimal Operations, and they covered addition, subtraction and multiplication this week.  I’m very excited for this upcoming Tuesday, because the students will choose from a menu and calculate the cost of their meal and a buddy’s meal, the tax of the meal, the tip, […]

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8th Grade Math

Hello, In 8R Math, the students are working with Nonproportional Relationships, and they took a quiz today over finding the slope and the y-intercept from a table.  Over the next week and a half, the students will be studying more about slope and the y-intercept of a line.  They will be studying how to graph […]

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8th Grade Math

Hi, In 8R Math, the students are working on Proportional Relationships.  They are finding the rate of change (slope), and graphing them.  Currently, the students are working on analyzing the differences seen in equations, graphs, or tables of two different equations.  They are comparing their rates of change.  A test will be given on Friday, […]

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6th Grade Math

Hello, The students are well on their way to completing a unit on fraction operations, and there is a test planned for Friday, November 10th.  The students will be told if that date changes, they will know by Wednesday if it does. The next unit will be on decimal operations.  We will not be finished […]

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8th Grade Religion

Hello, In Religion, the students are studying the Nicene Creed, and how it relates to the Trinity.  They are doing a Bible study finding the passages that reflect the beliefs outlined in the Creed.  Next week, they should be finishing Chapter 3, so there will be a test.  Chapter 4, Confirmed in Love, addresses service […]

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8th Grade Math – Algebra

Hello, The students are finishing up a Unit 1 Test on Real Numbers. Next week, they will begin to study scientific notation and exponent rules.  They will be allowed to use the calculator for some parts of the unit, but not all of it. Thank you, Mr. Malnar

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8th Grade Math – Accelerated Algebra

Hello, The class took their first quiz mid-unit quiz last Wednesday, and it went very well.  Our first unit test will happen later next week, possibly on the 22nd.  Next week, we are finishing solving and graphing linear inequalities. After that, the students will study how to graph a line in point-slope, standard, or slope-intercept […]

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8th Grade Religion

Hello, The students have started working out of their “Confirmed in the Spirit” books, which means the journey to Confirmation is well underway.  We have also began to pray special intentions at the beginning of class, so if there are any that the students should pray for, please send them to me. The students have […]

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6th Grade Math

Hi, We started a unit on greatest common factor (GCF) and least common multiple (LCM) this week.  The students are learning how to factor by using a T-chart and a Factor tree.  Next week, the students will get some more practice with GCF word problems and using the distributive property.  The end of this week […]

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Specials Schedule for Room 121

Hi, The class goes to Specials during first and 6th periods.  Here is the Specials schedule for Mr. Malnar’s Homeroom: A Day Music TLC B Day Library Study Hall C Day Art Gym D Day Music Spanish E Day TLC Study Skills Spanish F Day Study Hall Gym Here’s to a Great Year! Mr. Malnar

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8th Religion

Hello, I am excited to start the year with you all.  We are taking the final steps toward your journey to Confirmation, and we will be very busy in the process. Make sure to start thinking about who your Saint will be, and your sponsors. A link to the syllabus is provided, we will review […]

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6th Grade Math

Welcome! I am so excited to meet the 6th grade class.  Please remember to bring in your Simple Solutions summer assignment. We will start the year with a few assessments to review 5th grade content, and pre-test 6th grade content.  Starting next week, we will introduce integers. Here is the link to this year’s syllabus. […]

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Welcome Back 8R!

Hello, The first week of school will be busy with assessments.  We will start the year off with a review of 7th grade content, and a pre-test for 8th grade content.  Once that is complete, we will jump right into real numbers and exponents. Please remember to bring your Simple Solutions Summer Assignment with on […]

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Welcome Back 8A Math!

Hello, Welcome back! This week, we will answer questions pertaining to your summer assignment and take the test on Friday, August 25. The following week, we will begin a unit on solving linear equations. The syllabus, which will be reviewed in class, and at curriculum night can be found here: https://docs.google.com/a/cardinalcountry.org/document/d/1LAiNYu2hGMxQut1Lfor0Di6gwzju_lg54p0Gjp-GlZQ/edit?usp=sharing This year will be […]

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