Author Archives: Jonathan Malnar

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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Incoming 8A Class – SY 2017-2018

Hello, I am very excited for this upcoming year in 8th grade.  The assignment that the students need to complete over the summer was passed out in class on June 6th, 2017.  It is to be completed over the summer.  There will be a test on the material Friday, August  25. Please complete both packets. […]

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Incoming 8R Class Summer Work – SY 2017-2018

Hello, I am very excited for this upcoming year in 8th grade.  The assignment that the students need to complete over the summer is in the Simple Solutions workbook, Lessons #75-105.  Their books will be taken up on the first day back, August 23rd, and will be graded. If there are any questions on the […]

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Incoming 7th Grade Summer Assignment for SY 2017-2018

Hello, It was such a pleasure to work with the current 6th Grade class.  To continue practicing, the students have been asked to complete Lessons 100 – 125 in their Simple Solutions book.  The assignment will be taken up and graded on August 23rd. Thank you, Mr. Malnar

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Incoming 6th Grade Summer Work for SY 2017-2018

Hello, I am very excited for this upcoming year in 6th grade.  The assignment that the students need to complete over the summer is in the Simple Solutions workbook, Lessons #100-140.  Their books will be taken up on the first day back, August 23rd, and will be graded. If there are any questions on the […]

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8th Grade Religion

Only six and a half short weeks until Confirmation, and the students have worked so hard to fulfill all of their requirements.  In class, the students have been working on “Confirmed in the Spirit,” a text that reminds them, and guides them, through the thoughts and actions of a member of the Catholic Church.  The […]

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6th Grade Math

The sixth graders have survived their first semester in middle school!  It is wonderful to see how much they’ve grown since August, they have adjusted quite well. In January, they students are working on decimal operations.  They are reviewing what they have learned in previous grades, but also expanding upon it by doing a lot […]

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