Each day, students complete a Warmup that usually consists of spiraling the previous day's material, in addition to older material. Warm-up problems also sometimes extend lessons that students have encountered before to more unfamiliar contexts.
Today's warm-up, because students differ so much in their speeds in finishing graphing tasks, has a bonus question for the early finishers to extend their knowledge. It's not necessary in my class for all kids to do the second problem.
This homework assignment is a bit of a confidence builder, but as we approach the end of the unit, confidence is important: