Mr. Sharpe's Math Intervention Class

Grades 6-8

Contact me

Welcome to my classroom page! To contact me, call Bryan Station Middle School at 1 (859) 381-3288, EXT 40521 between 9 am and 10 am, or email me at david.sharpe2@fayette.kyschools.us

About the class

Math Intervention is designed to help strengthen number sense, computation skills, geometry, data and measurement, and algebraic thinking. This program uses direct whole/small group instruction and using technology. Placement was determined by curriculum coaches and administrators, and previous teachers' input based on: academic grades, K-PREP and MAP tests.

All students are categorized as follows:

  • Tier 1 = student is on grade-level. No intervention needed.
  • Tier 2= student is 1-2 levels below grade level. Intervention is needed.
  • Tier 3= student is 3 or more levels below grade level. Intervention is needed.
    • This class is considered Tier 3.

Resources

MobyMax.com

  • Students may go to https://www.mobymax.com/KY2343 and complete...
    • the diagnostic test, and...
    • then you will be assigned lessons based on your ability level, and...
    • you may also work on basic computational skills under the "Fact Fluency" tab!

Prodigygame.com


Grade Calculation

  • Students are given a week to finish the diagnostic test and will 5 points upon completion. If students rush or don't do their best, they will be reassigned the diagnostic test.
  • Students can earn between 0 and 5 points per day depending upon how many lessons on MobyMax are passed. If a student passes 3 lessons in a day, he or she will receive 3 out of 5 points. Students may also do a 5-minute session of Fact Fluency in the place of 1 lesson each day.
  • Students may also work on math homework in class from their Tier 1 and 2 teachers. Many students may have to progress monitor through FastBridge in class as well.
  • Grading scale will be based on percent of points and is as follows:
    • A: 92-100
    • B: 83-91
    • C: 74-82
    • D: 65-73
    • F: 0-64