Amy Benson, 6th Grade Math Teacher
Mrs. Benson grew up in Northern Virginia, but moved to Charlotte when she was 10 years old. She graduated from North Mecklenburg High School and went on to earn a Bachelor's degree from UNC Chapel Hill in Sociology and Religious Studies. After college, Mrs. Benson earned a Master's degree in Teaching Middle Grades Math from UNC Charlotte and began teaching in Charlotte Mecklenburg Schools. After ten years of teaching in CMS and various other charter schools in the area, Mrs. Benson is very excited to be at Bradford Prep this year! Mrs. Benson lives in Huntersville with her husband, Mitch and their basset hound named Sir Charles Chips. In her free time, Mrs. Benson enjoys reading, creating any kind of DIY project, and hanging out with her family.
All Future Homework Updates
Please see my Sangha Calendar for all current and future homework assignments.
Homework for October 16th
1st, 2nd, 4th, and 5th period: Page 49 #14-21
6th Period: Page 55 #16-19
Homework for October 3rd
Students who have not already turned in test corrections for their decimal operations test must finish these corrections tonight and turn them in tomorrow. Please see the class resources page for more information.
Homework for September 19
Please complete page 24 for homework. Your decimal operations test will be Friday.
Homework for September 18
Please complete page 23 #1-14, skipping #12.
Homework for September 13th
Please complete problems 8-11 on page 22
Homework for September 12
Please complete problems 12-17, skipping number 15, on page 18.
Homework for September 11, 2018
Please finish #2 on page 16. You need to show your long division work for every problem. You may only use a calculator to check your multiplication.
Homework for September 10th
Students will be taking a quiz tomorrow on adding, subtracting, and multiplying decimals. To prepare for their quiz, students will need to complete the quiz review sheet that was passed out in class today. This review sheet will be a grade.
Week of September 10, 2018
We will be continuing our study of decimal operations this week. We will be focusing on dividing both whole numbers and decimals, resulting in both whole number and decimal quotients. Students who are struggling with division will benefit from practicing multiplication facts to make long division easier.
September 6, 2018
No homework for tonight!
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