Portage Middle School - Portarama Yearbook (Fort Wayne, IN)

 - Class of 1973

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Math Students Add 7, -;- by 5, T n c etc. Chinese? No, it ' s new math, everyone ' s favorite class! (?) It ' s where you learn to subtract, multiply, square root, pi, and wear down your pencil and brain while trying to discover how far Joe walked in three hours. Mrs. Egley ' s math class concentrates on a new bit of knowledge The seventh graders worked on such things as properties and math sentences while the eighth had to tackle a congruent triangle and story problem proofs — not to mention dif- ferent bases Mr Desper certainly has jn attentive class Algebra classes dealt with equations, vari- ables, and axioms as tne fundamentals of algebra and ninth grade math classes did too. Most Portage wiz- ards turned out a ter- rific string drawing and they really worked hard, these mathe- maticians. Eat your heart out, Einstein. Scribbling out their math problems, ninth graders concentrate on posing for the camera

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Learn in Spite of Thennselves The Portage freshmen this year started out their Eng- lish classes with their noses in several novels and short stories, as well as the play " Requiem for a Heavy- weight. " They enjoyed a month or two of grammar (enjoyed?), by memorizing N-V-N-N patterns, pre- dicates, usage and irregular verbs, taking time out for the Lions Club speech con- test and several essays. But the teachers, for once, didn ' t put much pressure on the spelling part of lan- guage arts class, leaving more room for composi- tions (cough-wheeze). Research assign- ments are part of the English curriculum ' Don ' t ask me. I don ' know. ' Team-teaching — kids teach half the class, two teachers the other Typing Typing this year was taught by Mr. Geb- hard. Ninth graders S ' f g DonGebhard this class learned the fundamentals of typing: ASDFJKL: — ASD FJKL: and learned to in- crease their speed anD t P " You must keep your fingers on the keys, Janet. ' Or re ct y o!



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and Are Taught by 6 " f Neal McKeeman Bob Denny As you probably noticed, Mr. McKeeman floated from class to class this year. Why? So that Portage might have a math lab! What ' s a math lab? A room where you mix numbers and in- vent magic solutions? Well, not really. It ' s 151, a puz- zle solving, geometric figure making, game doing lab. Kids could get out of class- es and study hall to go down to the math lab and actually have fun doing math! Any- thing that makes math fun has got to be good. And the math lab certainly was. Didn ' t make It this time, did you, Mr. McKeeman ?! Mr. McKeeman, just trying to get his profile in the yearbook again. 33

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