October 20

# Math for October 24 – Div. Decimals and Finding Sales Tax

Click the links below to view all assignments and video lessons for this week’s textbook based Math.

19.10.23 gr 7 – dividing decimals – 3.5

Grade 7’s are to complete all questions

Grade 8: Assignment 5.4 – complete #’s 4-13 (but you should also try the remaining questions to ensure that you have it down).

19.10.30 grade 8 math – sales tax and discount – 5.4

October 17

# Quickwrite – The 5-Second Rule

Today we discussed the 5-second rule (or so it is called).  After class discussion students engaged in a creative quickwrite as part of our Writer’s Workshop program.  Then we broke into Revision Groups that discussed how stories could be improved upon.  Watch the video and see what you think.

October 17

# Math Oct. 17 – Mult. Decimals and Finding Percent

Click on the links below for the assignments and video lessons.

Grade 7’s are doing assignment 3.4 on multiplying decimals and will work on #’s 1 – 13

18.10.15 grade 7 – multiplying decimals – 3.4-1lv8n4l

19.10.23 gr 8 – solving percent problems – 5.3 – p248

Grade 8’s are to complete #’s 3-16

..and here is a second version of this lesson (just in case you need more)

October 13

# Cells – An Introduction

Today we are going to introduce ourselves to cells.  To get started we will watch some videos (some in virtual reality), do some online vocabulary exercises, read some material from our Science text book, and also practice labeling some animal and plant cells.

Watch this video here for an introduction on the parts of a cell

Click here to access the online vocabulary list on Mr. Ewert’s Quizlet classroom.

https://quizlet.com/class/8322968/

Click this link if you would like to permanently sign up as a member of Mr. Ewert’s Quizlet classroom.

https://quizlet.com/join/SSTYAfU56

Click here for a copy of the textbook pages received in class.

18.09.24 cell theory and structure assignment-1k8twji

Click here for a copy of the cell diagrams we practiced labeling.

18.09.24 cells organelles to label and compare-16hayw6

October 11

# Math for Oct. 11th – Adding and Subtracting Decimals (gr.7) – Calculating Percents (gr.8)

This week the grade 7’s are working on adding and subtracting decimals while the grade 8’s are working on calculating percent.  Check out the assignments and videos below.

Grade 7’s complete #’s 1- 7 and 9 – 11 in the assignment below.

19.10.08 grade 7 – adding and subtracting decimals – 3.3

…and here is an older lesson from a previous year

Grade 8’s are working on assignment 5.2 on calculating percent and will work on #’s 4 – 15

19.10.08 grade 8 -calculating percent- 5.2