Welcome to my page! I'm Mr. Jones...This semester I'm teaching Cisco IT Essentials and Financial Algebra 2. I also have webmaster duties at Stadium High School!
Here you'll be able to find information on class, or simply get in contact with me. You may find some helpful links as well.
Today I'm out at a frameworks meeting all day for Digitools. MAKE SURE TODAY IS PRODUCTIVE! There aren't many of them left. Seniors, time is of the essence. FOLLOW THROUGH and FINISH STRONG are two things we must do! You're almost there!
Today is time to reach chapter 9. Remember, we'll be testing on Printers when we return from Memorial Day break!
You guys should have the practice Final Exam available for you. If it is not activated, let me know via email.
**CISCO 1ST PERIOD** Brannon should be in there to take your photos today. He'll let you know how/where to sit, etc.
FINANCIAL ALGEBRA 2
Alright, the final project is upon us!
There's two parts: The first part is you'll need to select ONE of the "Reality Check" activities out of the book. You can choose from any pages/numbers below. I will have worksheets to accompany the item you chose tomorrow.
PART 1: Reality Check problems: (Choose ONE to do; no business card? No credit!-- on items that need business cards)
Chapter 5 Reality Check: Price a New Car (Page 282, #1)
Chapter 5 Reality Check: Pricing Auto Insurance (Page 282, #2)
Chapters 4 and 5 Reality Check: Comparing Car Loans
Chapter 10 Reality Check: Store-Brand Savings (Page 521, #6)
Chapter 10 Reality Check: Comparison Grocery Shopping (Page 521, #8)
Chapter 10 Reality Check: Home Inventory (Page 521, #7)
Chapter 3 Reality Check: Banking Services (Page 167, #5)
Chapter 6 Reality Check: Incredible Rates of Pay (Page 322, #9)
Optional Reality Check: Price Your Wedding (worksheet)
Chapter 8 Reality Check: Mortgage Interest (Page 430, #3)
PART 2: Reflection Essay Final
Information on this activity can be found here: Reflection Essay Final (for seniors only)
Follow the link to sign up electronically for your SLC with Mr. Jones!
Jones TIGER PRIDE SLC sign up
CISCO IT Essentials 1 and 2
1's - Chapter 5 exam
2's - Chapter 8 exam
For the B26 Floor Plan challenge Group Evaluation sheet, click here https://docs.google.com/forms/d/1esXttPN8ob9aiJJvBSEHX65rc8hhKPHuiGRjU23Qlw0/viewform
You have time to prep for your role play on Monday! Choose a scenario, find a partner who will play the customer, and make sure to read the grading criteria so you understand what I'm looking for.
Role play rubric
Today you'll have time to finish your three simulated "jobs" in Cisco Aspire. Don't forget, you also have two labs to do for chapter 6 as well! Next Thursday we will test for chapter 6.
PLEASE MAKE SURE YOU CLEAN YOUR AREAS AFTER YOU'RE FINISHED. ESPECIALLY IF YOU CONNECT TO A LAB COMPUTER USED FOR CLASS!!
Cisco 1 students: Today we don't meet, however we will be working on the last lab of Chapter 3 tomorrow, "Upgrading Hardware." If you look in the assignments section in the portal you will see it there. Next week, we will be gearing up for the chapter 3 exam!
Cisco 2 students: This week, you'll be responsible for Chapter 5 reading and test. Also, we'll be making recommendations to Mr. Jones for the Raspberry Pi's we'll be ordering.
Financial Algebra 2
Today is a STOCK GAME DAY!! Everyone should be busy and have something to do.
- finish 5-8: Driving safety data (we'll be checking off at the end of the day)
- Stock game research
- Stock game journal
We'll have Q&A for 5-8 on Monday.
Stock game link: www.stockmarketgame.org
Thursday, Mar. 14th - Today we'll review quartiles, and I'll be checking off 5-2. The second half of the period we need to get going on the Stock game! If you don't have a partner I will assign you one.
**the book pages have been uploaded via PDF as well, if the site doesn't work for you**
If you need a link to the online book, you're in the right place!