Today you will start to plan an actual life budget. The year is 2025, you are an entry level employee in a store. You make minimum wage and you need to make ends meet. How will you do it?
Use these links below to help you.
Links to help you find your expenses
How to figure out what you will actually make annually on a minimum wage job.
Finding out what the actual net income you will get (we will just use the Ontario 2018 one)
- Car expenses – http://caa.ca/car_costs/ (tells you the estimated gas)
total cost of owning a car http://www.edmunds.com/tco.html
Finding an apartments
Finding Cell Phone Prices
-Bell mobility cell plans
http://shop.shaw.ca/bestwifi/get-wifi-451K-137V6.html?#Plans ( this is shaw plans)
https://www.mts.ca/mts/personal/internet (MTS internet)
How much will my pet cost?
This website shares annual costs of owning a dog https://www.petfinder.com/pet-adoption/dog-adoption/annual-dog-care-costs/
the cost of owning a cat for a year
mortgage estimation (how much you will need to pay per month to buy a house
use this calculator to help you https://www.cibc.com/ca/mortgages/calculator/mortgage-payment.html?WT.mc_id=ExtPAID*Google*CIBC-Mortgages*G-E-Mortgage+Calculator+Exact*Mortgage+Rate+Calculator-Exact*mortgage+calculator
Heating and water for a house (finding average costs based on square footage of the house you’re buying.
Check out this chart for average cost s of heating your place http://www.nrcan.gc.ca/energy/publications/efficiency/heating-heat-pump/6835#table2
vacation savings (find a vacation and divide by 12 for a monthly saving estimate)
how much the average Manitoban household spends
the average number of persons per household in Manitoba
Clothing and other various costs
What the average household (remember the ave. household has 2.5 people) spends on various costs
This guy did a budget much like ours. Check out his numbers
For general inquiries about what the average Canadian spends on various things go to this website (IT IS SUPER HELPFUL)
Today students are studying a short story by Ray Bradbury called “A Sound of Thunder”. We read the short story and observed some vocabulary and questions related to the story. Then we watched the classic television production of this story as represented in “Ray Bradbury Theatre”.
Click the link below for a copy of the story:
Click the link below for a copy of the assignment:
Watch the video below
We have been studying probability. Last week students completed the assignments linked to below.
This week we are doing the assignments linked below here.
-Grade 7’s are doing assignment 7.5 (all questions)
-Grade 8’s are doing assignment 7.3 (questions 3-13)
My cousin Lexi is leaving for Toronto early tomorrow morning and she will be living there for the next two years. she is going to a really good culinary school and if you know Lexi she make amazing food and bakes like a pro! I’m not actually related to Lexi but her mom and my mom are bestfriends so our family’s are really close so I just say she’s my cousin because it is less to explain. This fall her and her brother Dylan stared renting a house in Winnipeg nd I only got to stay with them once and now they moved out, it was so much fun! But all I know is that I’m gonna miss her a lot and that I’m gonna need to come visit soon!
Today we are getting to know Syria. Click on the document below and go to page 5 to begin.
Click on the links below to see Mr. Ewert’s assignment