Mrs. McQuaid Murphy

Science and Math

Posted: May 15, 2017

Math 8

-Notes posted below.   Homework is to finish question 3 to 5 on page 399.

Math 7

-Today students did a rewrite.  They can see me tomorrow to get their mark, but I can not pass them back until all students write.  This will be Thursday.

Science 6

-We corrected the third practice exam.  These have been passed back and students should review them to study.

-Students are to complete the histogram for marks.  A copy of the data table is in the notes below for students who were absent today.

Science 8

-A second practice test was passed out today.  Students should have this completed for next class as we will be correcting it as a group.

-Students are to complete the density worksheet.  One side allows students the practice of answering quetions using the information from the graph.  The other side allows students to review terminology and to aplly what we are learning in math to science.  Students may use a calculator to answer questions.

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Posted: May 12, 2017

Math 8

-Finish fraction worksheet.

-Today we reviewed square roots for the end of the year benchmark.

Math 7

-Test to be signed.  If students want to write the re-write Monday they have to have all mathletics task complete and they need to have the test signed. All questions from the test were reviewed in class today.

-Students need a math set for Tuesday.

Science 7

-Today we talked about super saturated solutions.  We discussed some real life situations.  Notes are posted below.

 

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Posted: May 11, 2017

Math 8

-Homework will be checked tomorrwo.  Review day 1 and 2 are due for correction.

Math 7

-Students need to bring a math set to  class each day.  We have started module 8.

Science 6

-Today we went over how to answer multiple choice questions involving testable questions and graphs.  Students were given the third practice test.  This will be corrected next class (Monday) for marks.

Science 8

-Students should now have their two density lab sheets completed and passed in.  Students need to use their observations and calculations in their conlusion statements and answers.  Conclusions should be a general summary statement of what they learnt.  They should then add a second statement where they use their calculations and observations to suport their summary statement.  Remember that numbers need to have units.  NO units, no points.  :)

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Posted: May 10, 2017

Math 8

-We started chapter 7 on data management.  In this unit students will be asked to think critically about the graphs they see in the media. 

-Homework is Page 397 Q 3,4, 5, 6, and 7

-Complete mathletics task by end of the week.

Math 7

-Homework to complete mathletics tasks by end of the week.

Science 6

-Today we corrected our practice assessments.  Students learnt how a graph will be scored.  They also learnt how a conclusion will be scored.

-Students are to complete the second practice test for next class.  This will be marked and counted for the report card.

 

Science 8

-Students were in the lab today measuring masses and calculating volume of objects.  Students then used algebra to find the density of their objects.  Students were required to write a proper procedure before they could start the lab.  More time will be given to complete these two labs.

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Posted: May 9, 2017

Math 8

-Mathletics assignments due at end of the week.

Math 7

-Test tomorrow on area.  Review posted below.

Science 7

-Today we learnt about separating mixtures and solutions.  We watched a video presentation on distilation and completed a lab sheet.

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Posted: May 8, 2017

Work was passed back to all students today to be signed by parents.

Math 8

-Test tomorrow on volume.  We did a formative test today.  See corrections attached.

Math 7

-We did a formative test today.  We will finish correcting it tomorrow.  Test will be Wednesday.

Science 6

-Assignment passed out today.  This is formatted like the end of the year assessment.   This will be collected for marks.

 

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Posted: April 26, 2017

Math 8

-Students are to complete mathletics assignments.

Math 7

-Student are to complete mathletics activities.

Science 6

-Students should have data colected on airplane lab.  We will work on how to write a conclusion next class.

Science 8

-We learnt how to calculate density.  We will be in the lab to calculate density of objects in the near future.

 

Posted: April 24, 2017

Math 8

-no homework

Math 7

-Q 5 and 7.  Area of triangles

Science 6

-Today we collected data for our airplane lab.  We also went over variables and how to write a testable question.

Science 8

-Notes on density posted below.

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Posted: April 20, 2017

Math 8

-Finish formative test.  Test on surface area Monday.

Math 7

-We reviewed today.  Test tomorrow on circumference. Suggested questions were given for review and can be found in the notes posted below.

Science 6

-We learnt about how aerodynamics are tested.  Students went over the lab we will do next class.  Homework is to have the data table drawn and ready to go.

Science 8

-Students wrote their test today

 

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Posted: April 19, 2017

Math 8

-Students should be working on questions p. 212 Q 4, 6, 8, 9, 12 and the formative test.

-Quiz on surface area will be Monday.

 

Math 7

-Students should be working on Questions p. 141 Q 2, 3, 6, 7a and p. 138Q 5.

-Quiz on circumference will be Friday.

Science 6

-No homework

Science 8

-We had out teleschope presentations today.  Great work.

-Quiz tomorow on particle theory.  We did a review today in class.

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