Welcome to Room 121

Saturday, April 26, 2014

THIS WEEK: Monday, April 28 - Sunday, May 4, 2014

Welcome back!

NOTES: This is the last week for the Grade 6-8 READ Challenge. Let's get our Bingo charts filled.  Don't forget to log all your reading time into Biblionasium
Congratulations to our top 'holiday' readers: Halda, Luke, Amy, Mila, Ally, Emily, Rasi, Keana.

A VERY BIG congratulations to the following students who have met their student goal of 1400 minutes:   Emily, Luke, Rasi, Maren, Ally, Jee-Yoon, Halda, Amy

HERE ARE THE ONLINE ASSIGNMENTS: This will be a two week assignment again, and there will be no class time during the first week, as we will be busy getting ready for our Mother's Day Tea.  Keep working on them bit by bit at home this week. You should be 1/4 done by Wednesday and 1/2 done by Sunday night. 
TYPING WEB: Advanced Course -> Lesson 3 -> Symbols and Advanced Punctuation (There are 9 exercises.)
Conceptua Math: Big Idea 5 -> Learning Equivalent Fractions. Complete the fourth folder (Find More Than One Equivalent Fraction). There are 4 lessons in this folder (5.4.1, 5.4.2, 5.4.3 and 5.2.4).
REMEMBER: when you are logging in, the 'customer name' is my email - jporritt@accesscomm.ca

This week in Math, we will be working on 5.7 'Exploring Percent' (video) and  5.8 'Relating Fractions, Decimals and Percents' (video). 
Our Math test on this unit will be Tuesday, May 6th.