Mrs. McQuaid Murphy

Science and Math

Posted: February 7, 2018

Math 8

-We started our unit on percent today.  See notes below.

Math 7

-We did our test today on adding and subtracting fractions.  It will be passed back next class.

Math 6

-Today we went over how to create a graph from a data table.  We used examples from our text and our STEM fair projects.

-Homework is to finish Q 1 and 2 from the text and to do the graph for our STEM fair project.

Science

-Students should be editing the conclusion of their project.  Due date Feb 20th.

AttachmentSize
PDF icon feb_7th_math_8.pdf283.24 KB

Posted: February 6, 2018

Math 8

-Test was today.  No homework.

Math 7

- Test adding and subtracting fractions

Math 6

-Today we reviewed how to construct a graph from a table.  We also went over what should be in a conclusion.  Notes were given.

Science

-Projects should be completed.  Students should be editing the French in the write up this week at school.

 

AttachmentSize
PDF icon feb_6th_math_6.pdf214.68 KB
PDF icon feb_6th_math_7.pdf1.52 MB
PDF icon feb_6th_math_8.pdf135.84 KB

Posted: February 1, 2018

STEM project update.

Posted: February 1, 2018

Math 8

-Test Tuesday

Math 7

-Formative test Friday

-Work to be signed by parents

Math 6

-Test Friday

-Work to be signed.

Science

-Stem fair project due Feb 20th

AttachmentSize
PDF icon feb_2nd_math_7.pdf1.76 MB

Posted: January 30, 2018

Math 8

-Test Thursday during the science slot.

Math 7

-We continue to work on subtraction.  Today we learnt how to use common denominators to subtract.  Test will be early next week.

Math 6

-Test on percent and ratios Thursday.  Formative test was done today and it will be passed back tomorrow for students to study with.

Science 6, 7, 8

-Planning phase draft should be done.

-Students should be doing the experiment at home.

-Observations should be done this week at home.

-Next week we will write the conclusion and edit work.

Posted: January 29, 2018

Science 6, 7 and 8

This week students are working on their observations.  See the parent information video at the following link:

http://gretnagreen.nbed.nb.ca/mrs-mcquaid-murphy/video/what-should-students-be-doing-week-stem-projects

Math 8

-Formative test tomorrow.

-Today we looked at multiplying and dividing mixed numbers and solving problems using fractions.

-Homework page 145 Q 4, 5, 8, 10 and 11.

-Summative test Thursday.

Math 7

-Today we learnt how to subtract fractions using shape drawings and number lines.

-Homework p. 193 Q 1,2, 3 and 5.

Math 6

-Summative test will be Thursday.

-Formative test tomorrow.

Planning phase drafts are due.  Students are collecting data and making and testing prototypes. It is all about documenting observations this week.

Posted: January 26, 2018

Math 8

-Students reviewed equivalent fractions, reducing fractions and switching between mixed numbers and improper fractions.

-Assignments were collected.

Math 7

-Students wrote their summative test.

Math 6

-Homework to finish reducing fractions if not done.

-Homework p. 188 q 6, 8 and 9.

Science 7

-Notes passed out for procedure writing.

-Students should be completing their project this weekend.

AttachmentSize
PDF icon jan_26th_science_7.pdf135.99 KB

Posted: January 25, 2018

Math 7

-Summative test tomorrow.

-Parents are to sign the formative test sent home today. 

-Corrections for reducing fractions sheet is due Friday.

Math 6

-Today we learnt about percentages.  We switched between fractions, decimals and percent.

-Homework p. 188 Q 1,4 and 5

Science 8

-Today we worked on variables.  See notes attached below.  Project due date is Feb 20th.

AttachmentSize
PDF icon jan_25th_math_6.pdf789.48 KB
PDF icon jan_25th_math_7.pdf132.29 KB
PDF icon jan_25th_science_7.pdf53.88 KB
PDF icon jan_25th_science_8.pdf216.85 KB

Posted: January 22, 2018

Math 8

-We did a review on reducing fractions activity today. 

-Students were given a review assignment for multiplying and dividing fractions.  This is to be done for Wednesday (even if their is a storm on Tuesday).

-Mathletics assignments are due at the end of the week.

Math 7

-Students wrote a formative math assessment today.  Summative test will be two classes from today.

-Mathletics assignments are due at the end of the week.

Math 6

-Today we learnt about equivalent ratios.  Students were given time to work on homework(see notes below).  Mathletics assignments are due at the end of the week.

Science 7

-Today we talked about fair tests and how to identify variables.  We went over how they will be marked.

-Students should now have their variables for STEM projects identified.  Students are to do the project this week.

Science 6

-Today we talked about how to write a hypothesis.  We looked at examples and the provincial rubrics of how it will be marked.Handout of notes was given.

-Homework is for students to write their hypothesis for their STEM project.

Pages

Image Galleries

Added: Tue, Nov 14 2017

Videos

The video conversion process has failed. You might want to submit a simpler video format like mpeg or divx avi.
If the problem persists contact your website administrator. Please check logs for further debugging.
Added: Wed, Feb 14 2018