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**Week of February 19-23****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork (if due to being off task in class)

**Monday, 2/19 - Presidents' Day (No School)**

Tuesday, 2/20

Tuesday, 2/20

Students completed a warm up (in Google Classroom) of previously taught standards. We then continued practicing understanding inequalities.

**Wednesday, 2/21**

Students did a grade check today where they looked at all of their class grades, checked for missing assignments, and made plans of action to rectify problems. We then continued practicing understanding, creating, and graphing inequalities.

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**Week of February 12-16****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork (if due to being off task in class)
- STAR Math Test signature
**(due Tues, 2/20)**

**Monday, 2/12 - Lincoln's Birthday (No School)**

Tuesday, 2/13

Tuesday, 2/13

Students completed a warm up of previously taught standards. We then took notes on Function Tables and did some practice.

**Wednesday, 2/14**

Students did a grade check today where they looked at all of their class grades, checked for missing assignments, and made plans of action to rectify problems. We then continued working on function tables.

**Thursday, 2/15**

Students took their monthly STAR Math Test. Results going home tomorrow.

**Friday, 2/16**

Students looked at their results from their STAR Math Tests yesterday and logged in their data on their class data sheets. Parent signatures on the test results are

**due Tuesday, 2/20**. They then worked on Math Facts in a Flash for 10 min. After that, we talked about and practiced working with inequalities.

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**Week of February 5-9****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork (if due to being off task in class)

**Monday, 2/5**

Students completed a warm up of previously taught standards. We then continued working on solving one-step equations, this time with decimals.

**Tuesday, 2/6**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash as a warm up today. We then continued working on solving one-step equations with decimals.

**Wednesday, 2/7**

Students did a grade check today where they looked at all of their class grades, checked for missing assignments, and made plans of action to rectify problems. We then worked on equations with geometry (see slides in Google Classroom).

**Thursday, 2/8**

Students completed a warm up of previously taught standards. We then continued working on equations with geometry (see slides in Google Classroom).

**Friday, 2/9**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash as a warm up today. We then worked on one- and two-step equations involving decimals and geometry (slides are in Google Classroom).

**Week of January 29-February 2****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork (if due to being off task in class)

**Monday, 1/29**

Students completed a warm up of previously taught standards. We then started working on Ch. 7 material - solving and setting up equations.

**Tuesday, 1/30**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash as a warm up today. We then practiced solving one-step equations using the inverse operations and then checking.

**Wednesday, 1/31**

Students did a grade check today where they looked at all of their class grades, checked for missing assignments, and made plans of action to rectify problems. We then did some whiteboard practice with equations written as word problems (slides are in Google Classroom).

**Thursday, 2/1**

Students completed a warm up of previously taught standards. We then continued working on one-step equations with word problems (slides in Google Classroom).

**Friday, 2/2**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash as a warm up today. We then continued working on one-step equations with word problems (slides in Google Classroom).

**Week of January 22-26****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork (if due to being off task in class)
- STAR Math Test Signature
**(due Thurs)**

**Monday, 1/22**

Students completed a warm up of previously taught standards. We then continued with our review from yesterday solving algebraic expressions.

**Tuesday, 1/23**

Students took their monthly STAR Math test. Results coming home tomorrow.

**Wednesday, 1/24**

We looked at our STAR Math data from yesterday and logged our info onto our STAR Math data logs that we keep in class. We then started reviewing for the Ch. 6 Math Test that students will take in their core Math classes on Friday.

**Thursday, 1/25**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash as a warm up today. We then went over the review assignment they worked on yesterday with partners.

**Friday, 1/26**

Students completed a warm up of previously taught standards. We reviewed solving algebraic expressions with a Kahoot.

**Week of January 15-19****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork (if due to being off task in class)

**Monday, 1/15 - Martin Luther King, Jr. Holiday**

Tuesday, 1/16

Tuesday, 1/16

Students completed a warm up of previously taught standards. We then went on to practice solving algebraic expressions when given the value of the variable.

**Wednesday, 1/17**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash as a warm up today. We then practiced the standards that have been covered in the first half of Ch. 6 as a mid-chapter check (see below).

**Thursday, 1/18**

Students completed a warm up of previously taught standards. We then reviewed solving algebraic expressions that have been taught in their core Math classes in Ch. 6.

**Friday, 1/19**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash as a warm up today. We then continued with our review from yesterday solving algebraic expressions.

**Week of January 8-12****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork

**Monday, 1/8**

We worked on a growth mindset activity (posted in Google Classroom) in which the students watched an inspirational video, reflected on naysayers and cheerleaders in their lives, and developed an academic goal for Semester 2 along with steps that will help them attain their goals.

**Tuesday, 1/9**

We completed a warm up to review previously taught standards. We then started looking at and taking notes on exponents.

**Wednesday, 1/10**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash for the first few minutes of class. We then continued with our lesson and notes on exponents.

**Thursday, 1/11**

Students worked on a warm up to review previously taught standards. We then continued practicing working with exponents.

**Friday, 1/12**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash for the first few minutes of class. We then looked at and took notes on Order of Operations using the acronym PEMDAS - Parentheses, Exponents, Multiplication, Division, Addition, Subtraction ("Please Excuse My Dear Aunt Sally"). After that, we practiced a few problems.

**Week of December 18-22****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork

**Monday, 12/18**

We completed a warm up (in Google Classroom). We then continued practicing converting fractions, decimals, and percents.

**Tuesday, 12/19**

Students took their monthly STAR Math test and worked on Math Facts in a Flash, AR, or homework when done.

**Wednesday, 12/20**

Students looked at their STAR Math data and recorded the data onto their logs that they keep in class. They reflected on what went well and what didn't go well during the test. The reports are going home tonight for a parent signature (due tomorrow).

We then checked our Monday practice of converting fractions, decimals, and percents with a partner and then as a class. We took notes in our notebooks about a couple of tricks to use when converting decimals to percents and percents to decimals.

**Thursday, 12/21**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash as a warm up. We then reviewed the tricks we learned yesterday for converting decimals to percents (slide the decimal 2 places to the right) and percents to decimals (slide the decimal 2 places to the left) and completed some practice problems together.

**Friday, 12/22 - Minimum Day**

We had fun watching part of "Elf."

**Week of December 11-15****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork

**Monday, 12/11**

Students completed a warm up (posted in Google Classroom). We then took notes on Percents, Fractions, and Decimals and noticed their relationships. We began a few practice problems converting fractions to percents, fractions to decimals, percents to fractions, percents to decimals, decimals to fractions, and decimals to percents. We'll continue working on that practice paper tomorrow.

**Tuesday, 12/12**

Students checked their grades and their missing work in Aeries. They wrote down their missing work and plans of action for how to bring up their grades. We then continued working on the Fractions, Decimals, and Percents practice page from yesterday.

**Wednesday, 12/13**

Students were given a practice sheet similar to the one we've been working on for the last two days - Fractions, Decimals, & Percents. I'm using it like an assessment to see what they know and don't know. We graded it in class.

**Thursday, 12/14**

Students completed a warm up (in Google Classroom). We then went over yesterday's practice sheet about Fractions, Decimals, and Percents and talked about their scores and answered any questions.

**Friday, 12/15**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash as a warm up. Than, as a class, we played an interactive game where we had to convert fractions to decimals and percents, decimals to fractions and percents, and percents to fractions and decimals.

**Week of December 4-8****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork

**Monday, 12/4**

Students completed a challenge question on ratios (the last slide in last week's slide deck; see below). We then took notes and practiced converting decimals to fractions and mixed numbers.

**Tuesday, 12/5**

We completed a warm up in Google Classroom. We then took notes on converting fractions to decimals.

**Wednesday, 12/6**

Students checked their grades and their missing work in Aeries. They wrote down their missing work and plans of action for how to bring up their grades. Students then practiced converting fractions to decimals.

**Thursday, 12/7**

Students completed a warm up in Google Classroom. We then continued our practice sheet of converting fractions to decimals.

**Friday, 12/8**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash for ten minutes. We then practiced converting mixed numbers to decimals.

**Week of November 27-December 1****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork
- STAR Math Test signature
**(due Thurs, 11/30)**

**Monday, 11/27**

Students completed a warm up in Google Classroom. We then continued practicing finishing ratio tables and graphing them.

**Tuesday, 11/28**

Students took their monthly STAR Math test. It went home for a parent signature.

**Wednesday, 11/29**

Students looked at their STAR data and recorded it onto their STAR Math Data chart that we keep in class. We then continued practicing completing ratio tables and graphing them.

**Thursday, 11/30**

Students checked their grades and missing work in their classes and made plans of action for how to raise their grades and complete the missing work. We then went over some of the harder questions on their Practice Tests from their core Math class.

**Friday, 12/1**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash for a few minutes. We then reviewed concepts from Ch. 1 (see slide show below) in preparation for the Ch. 1 Math Test in their core Math classes.

**Week of November 13-17****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork

**Monday, 11/13**

Students completed a warm up in Google Classroom. We then practiced rates and unit rates on whiteboards using the slide deck below.

**Tuesday, 11/14**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash for 10 min. We then looked at ratio tables and completed a few. We will finish in class tomorrow.

**Wednesday, 11/15**

Students filled out a Grade Check form today when the signed into Aeries to check their grades and missing work for their classes. We then finished the ratio tables practice sheet from yesterday.

**Students completed a warm up (see Google Classroom). We then learned a strategy called Scaling when trying to figure out how to fill out a ratio table.**

Thursday, 11/16

Thursday, 11/16

**Friday, 11/17**

We watched a video about translating the data in ratio tables to a graph. We then completed a few practice problems.

**Week of November 6-10****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork

**Monday, 11/6**

Students logged into Aeries to check their grades and to write down any missing assignments from their classes. We then watched a video on Ratios, took notes in our notebooks, and completed practice problems.

**Tuesday, 11/7**

We completed the Ratio problems from yesterday. We then continued practicing Ratio problems using the slide deck below.

**Wednesday, 11/8**

Students worked on Math Facts in a Flash on Ren Place for 10 minutes. We then watched a video on Rates and Unit Rates, took notes in our notebook, and completed practice problems.

**Thursday, 11/9**

Students completed a warm up (see Google Classroom). They then finished working on yesterday's Rate and Unit Rate practice problems.

**Friday, 11/10 - No School in honor of Veteran's Day**

**Week of October 30-November 3****Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork

**Monday, 10/30**

Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. We then watched a video on Least Common Multiple (LCM), took notes in our notebook, and completed practice problems.

**Tuesday, 11/1**

Students completed a warm up (see Google Classroom). We then completed Greatest Common Factor (GCF) and Least Common Multiple (LCM) practice problems.

**Wednesday, 11/2**

I showed the students how to use the Greatest Common Factor (GCF) to reduce fractions, and they completed a few problems on their whiteboards. We then practiced Least Common Multiple (LCM) and GCF problems using the slide deck below.

**Thursday, 11/3 - Minimum Day**

Mr. Stevens, our assistant principal, came to our class today to help students create Aeries accounts and check their grades.

**Friday, 11/3 - No School**

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Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. We then reviewed how to turn a fraction into a decimal and a mixed number into a decimal. We completed a few whiteboard problems together, and then students worked on a practice sheet as well (homework if not finished in class).

Students took their monthly STAR Math Tests. Results coming home tomorrow.

We discussed their STAR results and students recorded their data on their STAR Math data charts that we keep in the classroom. We then reviewed coordinate planes and plotting points on them.

Students completed 10 minutes of Math Facts in a Flash. We then went over yesterday's coordinate plane classwork and turned it in. We had a lesson on Greatest Common Factor, took notes in our notebooks, and started practice problems. We will finish it tomorrow in class.

**Week of October 23-27****Homework:**- Unfinished classwork
- STAR Math Test Parent Signature
**(due Thursday, 10/26)**

**Monday, 10/23**Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. We then reviewed how to turn a fraction into a decimal and a mixed number into a decimal. We completed a few whiteboard problems together, and then students worked on a practice sheet as well (homework if not finished in class).

**Tuesday, 10/24**Students took their monthly STAR Math Tests. Results coming home tomorrow.

**Wednesday, 10/25**We discussed their STAR results and students recorded their data on their STAR Math data charts that we keep in the classroom. We then reviewed coordinate planes and plotting points on them.

**Thursday, 10/26**Students completed 10 minutes of Math Facts in a Flash. We then went over yesterday's coordinate plane classwork and turned it in. We had a lesson on Greatest Common Factor, took notes in our notebooks, and started practice problems. We will finish it tomorrow in class.

Week of October 16-20Week of October 16-20

**Homework:**

- Unfinished classwork

**Monday, 10/16**

Students completed a warm up in Google Classroom. We then reviewed Absolute Value and practiced adding and subtracting with Absolute Value. Students need to finish it for homework if not finished in class.

**Tuesday, 10/17**

We went over yesterdays Absolute Value addition and subtraction practice sheet. Students turned it in. We then learned about Comparing and Ordering Integers and completed a few practiced problems. Students need to finish it for homework if not finished in class. We will go over it tomorrow.

**Wedesnday, 10/18**

We went over the Comparing and Ordering Integers classwork from yesterday, and students turned it in. We then played a Comparing Integers and an Ordering Integers game (links in Google Classroom).

**Thursday, 10/19**

Students completed a Warm Up in Google Classroom. We then working on Graphing Integers. Students who did not finish in class took it home for homework.

**Friday, 10/20 - Minimum Day**

I collected the Graphing Integers classwork from yesterday. We will go over it on Monday. Students were divided into groups and played an Integer Sorting Activity.

**Week of October 9-13****Homework:**

- Study for Dividing with Fractions Quiz on Fri. (Use notes in notebooks and practice sheets to study.).
- Unfinished classwork

**Monday, 10/9**

We completed a Warm Up in Google Classroom. We then had a lesson on Dividing a Fraction by a Fraction and took notes in our notebooks. Finally, we completed some practice problems.

**Tuesday, 10/10**

Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. We then spent the class reviewing: converting improper fractions to mixed numbers, converting mixed numbers to improper fractions, dividing a whole number by a fraction, dividing a fraction by a whole number, and dividing a fraction by a fraction. Quiz tomorrow!

**Wednesday, 10/11**

Students completed the Dividing with Fractions Quiz. They then had a little bit of time to work on Math Facts in a Flash or Math homework questions for me.

**Thursday, 10/12**

Students received their graded Division with Fractions Quiz. We went over each problem while students took notes on only the ones they missed.

We had a lesson on integers and how to plot them on a number line. Then we practiced a few problems together.

**Friday, 10/13**

We completed a warm up in Google Classroom. We then had a lesson on Absolute Value and took notes in our notebooks. We then practiced a few problems.

**Week of October 2-6****Homework:**

- No homework this week except for unfinished classwork.

**Monday, 10/2**

We looked over Friday's Fraction Quiz and answered any questions about it. Please look this over with your child, and talk about ways to improve scores in class: paying attention, being on task, participating, asking questions, seeking help outside of class (before school, at lunch, during PAW, after school), looking up online practice, etc.

We then did a lesson on converting improper fractions to mixed numbers and completed some practice problems on it.

**Tuesday, 10/3**

Students completed a warm up in Google Classroom. We then had a lesson on converting mixed numbers to improper fractions, and students completed practice problems.

**Wednesday, 10/4**

Students had a lesson on dividing a whole number by a fractions. They took notes in their notebook. They then completed practice problems.

**Thursday, 10/5**

Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. We then had a lesson on dividing a fraction by a whole number (students took notes in their notebooks). They worked on a few practice problems in class.

**Friday, 10/6 - No School**

**Week of September 25-29****Homework:**

**Fraction Quiz postponed until Friday**(adding, subtracting, & multiplying fractions with like and unlike denominators).- STAR Test Signature
**(due Thurs.)**

**Monday, 9/25**

We completed a Warm Up in Google Classroom. We then learned about and took notes on (in our notebooks) how to add and subtract fractions with unlike denominators. We then began a few practice problems (see button below).

Students took the September STAR Math Test. They will get their results tomorrow, and a report will go home for a parent signature (due Thurs.).

We looked at STAR data from yesterday's test. Then we finished a practice page on adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators (see button above from Monday).

We completed a Warm Up in Google Classroom. We then took notes on how to multiply fractions and completed a few practice problems.

**Tuesday, 9/26**Students took the September STAR Math Test. They will get their results tomorrow, and a report will go home for a parent signature (due Thurs.).

**Wednesday, 9/27**We looked at STAR data from yesterday's test. Then we finished a practice page on adding and subtracting fractions with unlike denominators (see button above from Monday).

**Thursday, 9/28**We completed a Warm Up in Google Classroom. We then took notes on how to multiply fractions and completed a few practice problems.

**Friday, 9/29**

We reviewed for the quiz and then took the Fraction Quiz.

**Week of September 18-22****Homework:**

- Study for Division Quiz
**on Friday, 9/22**(division with no remainders, with remainders as fractions, and with decimals)

**Monday, 9/18**

Students completed a warm up in Google Classroom. We then took notes on "Division with Decimals in the Divisor" in our notebooks and completed a few practice problems.

**Tuesday, 9/19**

Students completed a Division Review in class. We went over the answers, and students took notes on areas of improvement to help them study for tomorrow's quiz.

**Wednesday, 9/20**

Students completed their Division Quiz.

**Thursday, 9/21**

Students received their graded Division Quiz from yesterday. We talked about way to improve their scores in Math: pay attention during instructions and lessons, follow along, participate, ask questions, do extra practice, etc. Please look over your child's Division Quiz and talk about way to improve scores in the future. We then went over each problem together; the students wrote down and showed work for their missed problems.

**Friday, 9/22**

Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. We then discussed and took notes on Adding and Subtracting Fractions with Like Denominators. Students completed a set of practice problems and we went over them together (see button below).

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**Week of September 11-15****Homework:**

**Division Quiz postponed to Wed, 9/20**(division with no remainders, with remainders as fractions, and with decimals)

**Monday, 9/11**

Students received last Friday's quiz to see how they did. We took time to answer any questions about problems that were missed that they still had questions about. We then took notes in our notebooks on Long Division (with no remainders) and practiced a few problems on grid paper.

**Tuesday, 9/12**

We completed a warm up (in Google Classroom). Then we partnered up to work on review problems from yesterday - division with no remainders. We then started taking notes on division with remainders as fractions in our notebooks.

**Wednesday, 9/13**

Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. They then completed a warm up (in Google Classroom) and took notes on division with remainders as fractions in their notebooks.

**Thursday, 9/14**

Students practiced Math fluency in Math Facts in a Flash in Ren Place. We then added an example and model to yesterday's notes on division with remainders as fractions in their notebooks. Students worked through a couple of division problems on their whiteboards with me and then worked with a partner to complete more.

**Friday, 9/15**

Students completed a warm up (in Google Classroom). They then took notes on division with decimals in the dividend and practiced a few problems on whiteboards.

**Week of September 4-5****Homework:**

- Study for Decimals Quiz
**on Friday, 9/8**(comparing 2 decimals, ordering 3 decimals, adding/subtracting decimals out to the hundredths place)

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******Monday, 9/4 - No School - Labor Day**

Tuesday, 9/5

Tuesday, 9/5

Beginning today, students will earn a point each day for class participation (being on task and actively participating). This will count toward their Participation grade in our class which is 30% of their grade.

We practiced Math fluency in Math Facts in a Flash in Ren Place. We then looked at last Friday's independent assignment and discovered that we need to continue working on comparing 2 decimals, ordering 3 decimals, and adding/subtracting decimals (out to the hundredths place). We listened to 2 videos on the Google Classroom assignment "Comparing Decimals" and then did whiteboard work with comparing 2 decimals.

**Wednesday, 9/6**

Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. Students listened to a video and completed an activity on the Google Classroom assignment "Ordering Decimals" and then did whiteboard work with ordering 3 decimals.

**Thursday, 9/7**

Students practiced Math fluency on Math Facts in a Flash in Ren Place. They then completed a Google Classroom assignment - "Adding and Subtracting Decimals" - in which they watched two videos and practiced a few online problems. We then practiced on whiteboards.

**Friday, 9/8**

Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. We then reviewed for the Decimal Quiz and I answered any questions the students still had. Then we took the quiz. Students will know their results on Monday.

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Students completed an individualized timed fluency practice sheet. We then viewed a video about place value with decimals (see link below) and then discussed the concept. We will continue to work on place value with decimals tomorrow.

____**Week of August 28-September 1**

**Monday, 8/28**Students completed an individualized timed fluency practice sheet. We then viewed a video about place value with decimals (see link below) and then discussed the concept. We will continue to work on place value with decimals tomorrow.

**Tuesday, 8/29**

We practiced Math fluency in Math Facts in a Flash in Ren Place. We then prepared our Math Support notebook that we will be using in class this year and began taking notes on place value with decimals.

**Wednesday, 8/30**

Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. We finished our notes in our notebooks on place value with decimals and did whiteboard practice with comparing decimals.

**Thursday, 8/31**

Students practiced Math fluency in Math Facts in a Flash in Ren Place. We then took notes in our notebooks on adding and subtracting decimals. After that, we did whiteboard practice with adding and subtracting decimals.

**Friday, 9/1**

Students completed individualized timed fluency practice sheets. We did whiteboard work with comparing decimals, ordering decimals, and adding and subtracting decimals. Students then completed an independent assignment where they tried out a few of each of those types of problems.

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Week of August 21-25

Week of August 21-25

**Homework:**__Monday:__Signatures on class syllabus**(due Tues.)**__Wednesday:__STAR Math Test signature**(due Thurs)**

Students will be assigned seats. We will go over class rules and procedures. Students will receive the class syllabus (the last page is a signature page that is

**Monday, 8/21**Students will be assigned seats. We will go over class rules and procedures. Students will receive the class syllabus (the last page is a signature page that is

**due tomorrow**).

The last page of the class syllabus is

We reviewed their STAR Math data, and students recorded their results on their STAR Math Data sheet (that they will keep in class). We discussed goals for next time and what they can do to attain them.

STAR Math Test signatures

*Modified schedule today (P1, P2, lunch, P5, then 1:00 dismissal; no P3, P4, P6, or PAW). So... no class today!

**Tuesday, 8/22**The last page of the class syllabus is

**due today**(with signatures). Students took the STAR Math Test during class today. Results will come home tomorrow for a parent signature (**due Thurs**).**Wednesday, 8/23**We reviewed their STAR Math data, and students recorded their results on their STAR Math Data sheet (that they will keep in class). We discussed goals for next time and what they can do to attain them.

**Thursday, 8/24**STAR Math Test signatures

**due today**. I will check these in and hand them back to the students for you to keep for your records. We logged their STAR Math Test data onto individual data sheets that we will keep in class. We reflected on what went well during the test and what didn't. Then students took a multiplication fact assessment so that I can see their needs.**Friday, 8/25 (Minimum Day - 1:00 Dismissal)***Modified schedule today (P1, P2, lunch, P5, then 1:00 dismissal; no P3, P4, P6, or PAW). So... no class today!