Mrs. Dale's Class

Welcome back!

Please check this site daily for homework and class updates. If you are taking SBI3U or SNC2D with me you will need a lab notebook of 140 pages or less. I actually prefer notebooks without the spiral, but the spiral is fine if that's what you have already.


Here's a link to the course content on hapara (must be signed in to your google account to access)

Hapara Workspace


Sept 20

SBI3U

  • access hapara workspace for article and videos to answer homework questions

MAT2L

  • Try this website! Unit Prices
  • Homework! unit prices - find one example from a flyer (or online flyer)
    • tomorrow in class you will present the item you found in the flyer and it's unit price

SNC2D

  • Test on Monday, chapter 5
  • read chapter 6.1. Do questions 1-8 on page 227
  • bring a lab notebook to class on Monday

Sept 19

SBI3U

  • Finish protist biological drawing assignment - hand in tomorrow for feedback (formative assessment only)

MAT2L

  • unit prices - find one example from a flyer (or online flyer)
    • tomorrow in class you will present the item you found in the flyer and it's unit price

SNC2D

  • Test Monday - chapter 5

Sept 18

SBI3U

  • no homework

MAT2L

  • websites used in class today: practice at home!

Making Change (practice)

Change Maker (team game)

SNC2D

  • fifth worksheet in package handed in today. Try worksheet #6 at home (due at end of period tomorrow)

Sept 17

SBI3U

  • complete "antibiotic resistance" TED talk handout.

MAT2L

  • websites used in class today: practice at home!

Making Change (practice)

Change Maker (team game)

SNC2D

  • fifth worksheet in package handed in today. Try worksheet #6 at home (due at end of period tomorrow)

Sept 14

SBI3U

  • textbook page 340-344 #1-7

MAT2L

  • no homework

SNC2D

  • fourth worksheet "multivalent/transition metals" done in class, no homework

Sept 13

SBI3U

  • Assignment (dichotomous keys) due Friday.
  • Read article in your SBI3U google drive folder (cows and archea)

MAT2L

  • no homework

SNC2D

  • third worksheet today - polyatomic ions

Sept 11

SBI3U

  • Assignment (dichotomous keys) due Friday.
  • Homework, page 338 1-6

MAT2L

  • no homework

SNC2D

  • Worksheet one was due today, finished in class.

Sept 11

SBI3U

  • homework finish dichotomous key handout, "creatures"

MAT2L

  • no homework

SNC2D

  • Worksheet one was due today, finished in class.

Sept 10

SBI3U

  • homework finish dichotomous key handout, page 332 in the textbook

MAT2L

  • homework: Estimating (Key Question #2) 1-6

SNC2D

  • read section 5.6 in textbook pgs 192-195 questions 1-13 page 195
  • Quiz tomorrow - name and give symbols of elements 1-56, 78-80

Sept 7

SBI3U

  • pay student fees and bring in paperwork!
  • homework finish cladogram handouts
  • TEST ON Monday, Sept 10th. (NO SAFETY, microscope, taxonomy - names of taxa, names of the domains and Carl Linaeus/Aristotle)

MAT2L

  • no homework

SNC2D

  • read section 5.5 in textbook pgs 188-191 questions 1,3,4,8 pg 191
  • Quiz on monday - name and give symbols of elements 1-56, 78-80

Sept 6

SBI3U

  • pay student fees and bring in paperwork!
  • homework page 328-331 in textbook
  • TEST ON Monday, Sept 10th. (safety, microscope, taxonomy - names of taxa, names of the domains and Carl Linaeus/Aristotle)

MAT2L

  • Lesson 1, question 2 a-j (rounding)

SNC2D

  • get course papers signed (classroom procedures and science department policy)
  • Finish trends in the periodic table assignment JUST THE COLOURING - due tomorrow
  • read section 5.4 in textbook questions 1-8 page 187

Sept 5

SBI3U

  • get homeroom papers signed (technology agreement and student information page)
  • get class papers signed (classroom procedures and science department policy)
  • complete and study the microscope worksheet
  • TEST ON FRIDAY, SEPT 7TH. (safety, microscope, taxonomy)

MAT2L

  • Lesson 1, question 2 a-j (rounding)

SNC2D

  • get course papers signed (classroom procedures and science department policy)
  • Finish trends in the periodic table assignment JUST THE COLOURING - due tomorrow
  • read section 5.2 in textbook


Sept 4

SBI3U

  • get homeroom papers signed (technology agreement and student information page)
  • get class papers signed (classroom procedures and science department policy)
  • complete and study the microscope worksheet
  • TEST ON FRIDAY, SEPT 7TH. (safety, microscope, taxonomy)

MAT2L

  • no homework today, we worked on a diagnostic assignment

SNC2D

  • get course papers signed (classroom procedures and science department policy)
  • read and answer questions 1-8 for section 5.1 in the textbook



June 12

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. RST Takes place from Wednesday to Friday this week. It is essential that all students attend.

SNC2D

  1. Biology Quiz, Chapter 3 on Monday, June 18th. RST takes place Wednesday, Thursday and Friday of this week. Exam review was given in class yesterday, please see me if you missed class and need a copy.

June 11

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. The RST will be completed in class Wed-Friday. You must be present those days.

SNC2D

  1. Today we looked at Organ transplants. RST starts Wed and it will take 2-3 classes. Please be present in class Wed-Friday

June 5

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. The Lorax assignment is due on Friday. Multiple sentence answers are required. Google read-write "voice notes" are prefered.

SNC2D

  1. Digestive system handed in yesterday. Circulatory system handed in today. You are responsible for completing the textbook work pages 80-87.

May 22

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Today we did an activity about the carbon cycle. No homework.

SNC2D

  1. Reminder: your Chemistry Unit test is Friday, May 25th.
  2. Homework pg 40-45

May 17

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Today we worked on our biodiversity lab. No homework.
  2. Don't forget to bring your permission form for the field trip next week.

SNC2D

  1. Reminder: your Chemistry Unit test is next Wednesday, May 23rd.
  2. Today we started Biology. Read pgs 29-32, do questions #1-8

May 14

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Quiz tomorrow. Vocabulary only. Use this website we made in class to study:

Vocabulary Flashcards

SNC2D

  1. Neutralization reactions

May 7

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Homework page 47 # 1-5
  2. Make sure your lab book is handed in to the period 1 bin.

SNC2D

  1. Homework pg 271 #1-8
  2. Worksheet, naming acids and bases

April 30

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Ray's Reptiles presentation today. No homework

SNC2D

  1. Assignment handed out in class "Identifying Reactions". Was due at the end of the period. If you were away, you can find the assignment on Hapara Workspace. Please print and hand in ASAP.

April 24

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Yesterday we watched a video and filled out the chart "Biotic and Abiotic Factors" The video and the chart are in Hapara "Chapter 2 Ecosystems"
  2. Today we read the three passages behind the biotic and abiotic factors chart "What is a producer?" "What is a Consumer?" and "What is a decomposer?". We answered the questions on these papers.
  3. For homework tonight, update your vocabulary list with the three new words: Producers, consumers and decomposers. Fill out the chart given in class, "producers, consumers and decomposers."

SNC2D

April 17

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Today we had a presentation from "Let's Talk Science"!
  2. Your chapter 7 Quiz is on Friday. We did the review in the textbook. Study your notes and do the "Self Quiz" from chapter 7

SNC2D

  1. Over the weekend I marked Nomenclature worksheets #1-3.
  2. Today we had a review period for naming ionic compounds. Worksheet #5 was due at the end of the period.
  3. Quiz on Friday, naming and writing formulas for ionic and covalent compounds.

April 11

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Today we worked on the lab report "Splitting Water". Please hand in tomorrow.
  2. Homework : Worksheet "Splitting Water"

SNC2D

  1. Review from yesterday's class, naming and writing the formulas for simple compounds.
  2. 12 page package of joy! Page 1 was handed in today. If you didn't hand it in, come in at lunch tomorrow to finish it.

April 10

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Today we did the experiment "Splitting Water". We will do our lab report tomorrow in class

SNC2D

  1. Today we reviewed the worksheet given in class yesterday entitled "Review - How Atoms form Ions". We took notes about ionic compounds and completed the back side of the worksheet.
  2. Homework pg 195 #1-12


April 6

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Today we reviewed chapter 7.5. We made sure our google docs "KWL" were up to date. I will mark these charts this weekend.
  2. We went over the answers to 7.5. The answers to the questions should be on the "KWL" document.


SCN2D

  • Ms Dale away today. A handout was given "Review of Bohr Rutherford and Lewis Dot diagrams. This paper was handed in at the end of class. There are videos in the chapter 5 Hapara workspace to help you fill out this sheet.

April 4

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Today we watched videos about atoms and molecules. The links are in hapara workspace if you'd like to watch them again.


SCN2D

  • In class, we completed the "Trends in the Periodic Table" assignment. This was handed in at the end of class
  • For homework, please complete the "Anatomy of an Atom" assignment. This will be collected tomorrow.

April 3

SCN1L/SCN1P

  1. Today we completed some notes about atoms and molecules. We completed a worksheet in class called "Understanding chemical formulas".
  2. Read and complete questions for section 7.1 in the textbook (this was assigned on Thursday of last week. We took up the answers today. I will check that it's complete tomorrow.


SCN2D

  • Review Chapter 5 pages 170-178 and do questions on page 178 (this homework was due today)

March 28

SCN1L/SCN1P

This week we have been working on our "building a molecule" activity. We built different types of molecules with our model kits. By the end of the week two things should be completed.

  1. Read and complete questions for section 7.1 in the textbook
  2. Complete the building a molecule activity and finish answering the questions in the activity handout. This should be handed in on Thursday.

SCN2D

  • Unit test "Optics", chapters 11-13 Today! Read Chapter 5 pages 170-178 and do questions on page 178.


March 22

SCN1L/SCN1P

Homework tonight. Finish updating your lab book to hand in tomorrow.

SCN2D

  • Unit test "Optics", chapters 11-13 on Wednesday, March 28
  • Homework: read and do questions from chapter 13.6 The Human Eye.

March 21

SCN1L/SCN1P

Homework tonight. Read pages 230-232 and complete questions on page 232 #1-5

SCN2D

  • Unit test "Optics", chapters 11-13 on Monday, March 26
  • Complete Unit test review (copy on hapara)- it is to be handed in for marks as part of your unit test (worth 10% of your unit test). Can be handed in electronically or hard copy on Monday.
  • Homework, read and review pg 567-570 and complete questions on Optical Devices

March 20

SCN1L/SCN1P

Quiz on Chapter 6 tomorrow, March 21

Use these updated flashcards to study

Do the self-quiz at the back of chapter 6 to study

SCN2D

  • Practice ray diagrams for diverging lenses. Do the questions for chapter 13.3

March 19

SCN1L/SCN1P

Quiz on Chapter 6 Wednesday


SCN2D

  • Read 13.1 and 13.3. Do the questions for 13.1 and the practice questions from the package given in class. Course materials are up on Hapara

March 8

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • Today we covered section 6.5 in the textbook, Metalloids!
  • Tonight's homework pg 229 #1-7

Here is the link for the periodic table song

Periodic Table Song

Here is the link for the lyrics

The song lyrics


SCN2D

  • Today we took up the homework questions from yesterday and completed a "Optics Demo" assignment. Choose a demonstration that will explain a concept from the Optics we have covered so far. Go to Hapara workspace Chapter 12 and fill out two slides in the document "Optics Demo".
  • Small quiz on FRIDAY just on index of refraction word problems.

March 7

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • Two lessons since last post. Covers textbook chapters 6.3 and 6.4
  • Tonight's homework pg 227 #1-6

Here is the link for the periodic table song

Periodic Table Song

Here is the link for the lyrics

The song lyrics


SCN2D

  • Yesterday, you were given one period to do a Reflection/Refraction assignment. This will be marked in class tomorrow, March 8.
  • Today's lesson was on total internal refraction and the critical angle. Read and do questions from the textbook pg 531 #1-9.
  • Small quiz on FRIDAY just on index of refraction word problems.

Feb 28

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • Finish your lab questions in your lab notebook
  • Listen to the periodic table song! Prizes tomorrow for those who know the most elements!!

Here is the link for the song:

Periodic Table Song

Here is the link for the lyrics

The song lyrics


SCN2D

  • Refraction hanout (see hapara) . Read and do questions for chapter 12.1
  • Make sure to finish your lab questions to hand in Thursday and study for your chapter 11 test (also Thursday)
  • You must come in at lunch to finish your lab tomorrow if you did not do the lab.

Feb 27

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • Finish your lab questions in your lab notebook
  • Listen to the periodic table song! Prizes tomorrow for those who know the most elements!!

Here is the link for the song:

Periodic Table Song

Here is the link for the lyrics

The song lyrics


SCN2D

  • Assembly during class today.
  • Make sure to finish your lab questions to hand in Thursday and study for your chapter 11 test (also Thursday)
  • You must come in at lunch to finish your lab tomorrow if you did not do the lab.

Feb 26

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • Today we had a new lesson - The periodic table.
  • Homework, finish your lab questions in your lab notebook. This will be marked when I collect your lab notebook.

SCN2D

  • Chapter 11 Test, Moved to Thursday!!! We have an assembly tomorrow and some have OSSLT prep on Wednesday.
  • Finish your informal lab write-up in your lab notebook

Feb 22

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • Today we did some catch up work from the last two days. Textbook chapter 6.1 #1-11 and colour the periodic table.

SCN2D

  • Chapter 11 Test, Tuesday, Feb 27
  • Prepare your lab (11.10, pg 502-503) for tomorrow. Incomplete preps will not be allowed to do the lab. Labs can be made up at lunch time for anyone away tomorrow.
  • Finish all of the practice work for the mirror equations. Two worksheets were given.

Feb 14

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • quiz has been moved to FRIDAY, FEB 16 (chapter 5)
  • we tried to finish the lab, but didn't. Tomorrow we will go over the answers to Chapter 5 review and self quiz. Make sure you have completed it!

SCN2D

  • Quiz today!
  • after the quiz, we practiced ray diagrams and took up homework.
  • Tonight's homework, make sure the ray diagram worksheets are finished.

Feb 13

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • quiz has been moved to FRIDAY, FEB 16 (chapter 5)
  • today we did our first lab experiment, we will finish it tomorrow. If you didn't have your lab notebook, please bring one tomorrow.

SCN2D

  • quiz has been moved to Wednesday (everything up to and including plane mirrors)
  • today we finished the worksheet from yesterday (rules for concave mirrors)
  • homework, read pages 496-499 and answer questions #1-5, 8a, 9 on page 501

Feb 12

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • today we did review work for the QUIZ ON WEDNESDAY, FEB 14. Complete pages 204-205 #1-15 and 202-203 All questions. Link to the textbook through the student portal www.mth.ocsb.ca click on hapara workspace, then chapter 5.
  • we prepared our lab notebooks for our first experiment on Tuesday. If you do not already have a lab notebook, you may do the lab at lunch time.

SCN2D

  • quiz has been moved to Wednesday.

Feb 9

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • today we took notes - lesson 3 characteristic properties
  • we prepared our lab notebooks for our first experiment on Monday. If you do not already have a lab notebook, you may do the lab at lunch time.

SCN2D

  • lesson: concave mirrors. This is the class code to try the demo on gizmos I showed in class DMMHJTK8LG go to www.explorelearning.com
  • you need a thin notebook (80 pages, non-spiral bound is best)

Feb 8

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • today we took notes - lesson 2, chemical and physical changes Homework was to read pages 182-185 and do questions #1-6 on page 185
  • you need a thin notebook for tomorrow! (80 pages, non-spiral bound is best)

SCN2D

  • worked on remainder of yesterday's lesson. completed questions 1-11 on page 493
  • moved on to next lesson, concave mirrors. This is the class code to try the demo on gizmos I showed in class DMMHJTK8LG go to www.explorelearning.com
  • you need a thin notebook (80 pages, non-spiral bound is best)

Feb 6

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • today we did our lab safety, quiz. If you were absent today or friday, you will write tomorrow, Feb 7.
  • today we took notes - lesson 1, chemical and physical changes
  • you need a thin notebook (80 pages, non-spiral bound is best)

SCN2D

  • took notes for chapter 11.1 and 11.2 please complete textbook readings and questions pg 463 - 476
  • you need a thin notebook (80 pages, non-spiral bound is best)

Feb 2

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • today we looked at science lab safety, quiz on Monday
  • you need a thin notebook (80 pages, non-spiral bound is best)

SCN2D

  • today we covered chapter 11.1 and 11.2 please complete textbook readings and questions pg 463 - 476
  • study for your science safety quiz on Monday
  • you need a thin notebook (80 pages, non-spiral bound is best)

Feb 1

SCN1L/SCN1P

  • today we looked at science lab safety, quiz on Monday
  • you need a thin notebook (80 pages, non-spiral bound is best)

SCN2D

  • Bonus mark for reading this! Hand in a blank piece of paper with your name on it tomorrow to receive your bonus mark. Please do not share this information!
  • today we covered science lab safety, quiz on Monday
  • you need a thin notebook (80 pages, non-spiral bound is best)

Jan 22

SCN2L/SCN2P

  • Exam review day

MAT1L/MAT2L

Our RST finishes Wednesday. If you have or require a laptop/chromebook for assistance, please bring it.

SCN2D

  • Check out hapara workspace for chapter 10. There is a question on the exam!

Jan 12

SCN2L/SCN2P

  • homework, page 492 and 493 (* We did not cover curved mirrors, so skip those questions)
  • ensure you have all of the notes from the semester on-hand for monday to do your RST
  • bring your own device to class on Monday in order to complete your RST.

MAT1L/MAT2L

Our RST starts Monday. If you have or require a laptop/chromebook for assistance, please bring it.

SCN2D

  • Today we covered lens equations found on pages 562-566. Complete the worksheet. We will take it up on Monday. Questions 1-3 are posted here to help. Right click on the image and open in new tab, you can then zoom in.

Jan 8/9

SCN2L/SCN2P

  • covered section 12.1 - notes, definitions and questions
  • Covered section 12.2 - activity in class, handout to be marked

Homework read pages 466-471 and copy all key vocabulary and definitions in notes. Complete questions 1-5 on page 471

MAT1L/MAT2L

Working on ratios - part to part and part to whole. Package to be done in class

SCN2D

  • Refraction handout completed in class. Watch video (hapara). Complete questions #1-7 on page 519
  • Index of Refraction handout, handed in -in class. Read pages 526-531 and answer questions #1-9 on pg 531

Dec 15

SCN2L/SCN2P

  • Define:Electromagnetic wave, visible light, visible spectrum, electromagnetic spectrum
  • Make a diagram of the electromagnetic spectrum similar to the one on pg 429

MAT1L/MAT2L

Fractions! Adding, subtracting and reducing.

SCN2D

  • finish the ray diagrams from the notes. (positions on the primary axis of a concave mirror)

Dec 14

SCN2L/SCN2P

  • Define:Electromagnetic wave, visible light, visible spectrum, electromagnetic spectrum
  • Make a diagram of the electromagnetic spectrum similar to the one on pg 429

MAT1L/MAT2L

Fractions! Adding, subtracting and reducing.

SCN2D

Chapters 11.8 - Lab - Finishing questions from the lab

Dec 8

SCN2L/SCN2P

Chapter 6 classifying types of equations

MAT1L/MAT2L

Working on pixel art project in class only. Make sure your area, volume worksheets and measurement workbook are complete.

SCN2D

Review skills from chapter 6 pg 258-259

Periodic table quiz Monday - last chance!

Periodic Table Flashcards

Dec 5

SCN2L/SCN2P

Quiz friday, Balancing equations

Finish the balancing equations worksheet

MAT1L/MAT2L

Working on pixel art project in class only. Make sure your area, volume worksheets and measurement workbook are complete.

SCN2D

Quiz Friday - Balancing equations and classifying equations

Periodic table quiz every Monday

Periodic Table Flashcards

Dec 4

SCN2L/SCN2P

Finish the balancing equations worksheet

MAT1L/MAT2L

Working on pixel art project in class only. Make sure your area, volume worksheets and measurement workbook are complete.

SCN2D

Textbook work Read pgs 248-251, Questions #1-7 pg 251

Periodic table quiz every Monday

Periodic Table Flashcards

Dec 4

SCN2L/SCN2P

Textbook work "balancing equations" pg 218-221

MAT1L/MAT2L

Working on pixel art project in class only. Make sure your area, volume worksheets and measurement workbook are complete.

SCN2D

Textbook work Read pgs 237-251, Questions #1-4 pg 239 and #1-8 pg 243

Periodic table quiz every Monday

Periodic Table Flashcards

Dec 1st

SCN2L/SCN2P

Textbook work "balancing equations" - homework check on monday

MAT1L/MAT2L

Working on pixel art project in class only. Make sure your area, volume worksheets and measurement workbook are complete.

SCN2D

Finish worksheet "Balancing Chemical equations" - due Monday

Formal lab report due Monday. Refer to hapara workspace for chapter 6 for lab rubric.

Periodic table quiz every Monday

Periodic Table Flashcards

Nov 24

SCN2L/SCN2P

Homework - pg 193 all questions. Also, make sure the covalent bonding worksheet is complete.

Chapter 5 test Monday, Nov. 27

MAT1L/MAT2L

Perimeter and area of triangle worksheet (grade 9) Circumference and area of circle (grade 10)

SCN2D

Homework: Molecular Bonding worksheet - hand in tomorrow

Chapter 5 test Monday, Nov. 27 * check out the hapara workspace for chapter 5!

Periodic table quiz every Monday

Periodic Table Flashcards

Nov 20

SCN2L/SCN2P

Homework - pg 193 all questions. Also, make sure the covalent bonding worksheet is complete.

Chapter 5 test Monday, Nov. 27

MAT1L/MAT2L

Perimeter and area of triangle worksheet (grade 9) Circumference and area of circle (grade 10)

SCN2D

Homework: Molecular Bonding worksheet - hand in tomorrow

Chapter 5 test Monday, Nov. 27 * check out the hapara workspace for chapter 5!

Periodic table quiz every Monday

Periodic Table Flashcards

Nov 15

SCN2L/SCN2P

Homework - worksheet ionic bonding

Quiz on Friday, Nov 17 - determine the charge of ions

memorize polyatomic ions in chart on page 182 (name, formula and charge)

MAT1L/MAT2L

Perimeter and area (grade 9) Circumference and area of circle (grade 10)

SCN2D

Quiz on Friday - oxidation # and naming ionic compounds (no polyatomic ions)

Polyatomic Ions pg 205 # 1-11

Periodic table quiz every Monday

Periodic Table Flashcards

Nov 15

SCN2L/SCN2P

Homework page 183 #1-5

Quiz on Friday, Nov 17 - determine the charge of ions

memorize polyatomic ions in chart on page 182 (name, formula and charge)

MAT1L/MAT2L

Perimeter and area (grade 9) Circumference and area of circle

SCN2D

Quiz on Friday - oxidation # and naming ionic compounds (no polyatomic ions)

Ionic compounds page 195 #1-13

Names and formulas of ionic compounds pg 200 #2-12

Periodic table quiz every Monday

Periodic Table Flashcards

Nov 13

SCN2L/SCN2P

Complete Ion worksheet

MAT1L/MAT2L

Perimeter and area (grade 9) Circumference and area of circle

SCN2D

Ionic compounds page 195 #1-13

Periodic table quiz every Monday

Periodic Table Flashcards

Nov 6

SCN2L/SCN2P

Biology Unit Test (chapters 2-4) on Wednesday, Nov. 8

Chemistry homework - handout

MAT1L/MAT2L

Working on our accurate cubes in class. Practise measuring to 1/2 and 1/4 inch (grade 9) and 1/8 and 1/16 inch (grade 10)

SCN2D

Study for safety quiz - Wednesday

Safety quiz Wednesday, Nov. 8 (use handouts given in class)

Periodic Table Flashcards

Nov 2

SCN2L/SCN2P

Biology Unit Test (chapters 2-4) on Wednesday, Nov. 8

MAT1L/MAT2L

Working on our accurate cubes in class. Practise measuring to 1/2 and 1/4 inch (grade 9) and 1/8 and 1/16 inch (grade 10)

SCN2D

Section 5.1, pg 178 #1-10 and Section 5.3, pg 183 #1-9

Periodic table quiz on Monday

Safety quiz Wednesday, Nov. 8 (use handouts given in class)

Periodic Table Flashcards

Nov 1

SCN2L/SCN2P

Read pgs 132-133, do questions on page 131 #1-4

Biology Unit Test (chapters 2-4) on Wednesday, Nov. 8

MAT1L/MAT2L

Working on our accurate cubes in class. Practise measuring to 1/2 and 1/4 inch (grade 9) and 1/8 and 1/16 inch (grade 10)

SCN2D

Finish chem review worksheet

Periodic Table quiz Monday, Nov 6 (use the periodic table flashcards link to study)

Periodic Table Flashcards

Oct 23

SCN2L/SCN2P

Complete readings and questions about "GMOs"

MAT1L/MAT2L

Quiz on Thursday, Oct. 26th (Grade 9, converting units and measuring length. Grade 10, converting metric units and measuring imperial length)

SCN2D

Chapter 4 Quiz Thursday. Biology Unit test Monday, Oct. 30th

Oct 17

SCN2L/SCN2P

Chapter 3 Test on Friday

MAT1L/MAT2L

Workbook, converting metric units (1L) and measuring imperial length (2L)

SCN2D

Section 4.2 in textbook, read and questions

Oct 16

SCN2L/SCN2P

Self-quiz, page 108, 109

Flashcards for Chapter 3

MAT1L/MAT2L

Second page of workbook

SCN2D

No homework, so long as you have handed in your study guide and done your mind map.

Oct 11

SCN2L/SCN2P

Homework: read pgs 88-93, do questions #1-5 on pg 93

Flashcards for Chapter 3

MAT1L/MAT2L

Event Planning Budget assignment due Tuesday

SCN2D

Homework: questions page 101. Lung capacity lab due Tuesday October 10

Chapter 3 Test on Friday, October 13 .

Flashcards

Oct 10

SCN2L/SCN2P

Homework: read pgs 76-78, do questions #1-4 on pg 78

Flashcards for Chapter 3

MAT1L/MAT2L

Event Planning Budget assignment due Tuesday

SCN2D

Homework: questions page 101. Lung capacity lab due Tuesday October 10

Chapter 3 Test on Friday, October 13 .

Flashcards

Oct 3

SCN2L/SCN2P

Homework: read pgs 76-78, do questions #1-4 on pg 78

Flashcards for Chapter 3

MAT1L/MAT2L

Event Planning Budget assignment due Tuesday

SCN2D

Homework: questions page 101. Lung capacity lab due Tuesday October 10

Chapter 3 Test on Friday, October 13 .

Flashcards

Sept 28

SCN2L/SCN2P

Homework: read pgs 70-76, do questions #1-3 on pg 72 and #1-4 on pg 76

Flashcards for Chapter 3

MAT1L/MAT2L

Money board games today. Well done!

SCN2D

Homework: read pg 80-87, do questions #1-5 on pg 82 and #1-9

Review the circulatory, respiratory, and digestive systems for quiz on Monday.

Flashcards

Sept 27

SCN2L/SCN2P

Homework: read pgs 70-76, do questions #1-3 on pg 72 and #1-4 on pg 76

Flashcards for Chapter 3

MAT1L/MAT2L

Money board games today. Well done!

SCN2D

Homework: read pg 80-87, do questions #1-5 on pg 82 and #1-9

Review the circulatory, respiratory, and digestive systems for quiz on Friday.

Flashcards

Sept 26

SCN2L/SCN2P

flashcards for chapter 3

Flashcards for Chapter 3

MAT1L/MAT2L

Don't forget to track your spending this weekend! We will finish the Meal Plan assignment on Monday.

SCN2D

Review the circulatory, respiratory, and digestive systems for quiz on Friday.

Flashcards

Sept 22

SCN2L/SCN2P

Assignment on specialized cells due Today. Chapter 2 Test Monday

Complete Review on pages 62-63. Test topics include:

  • cell structures and functions
  • the cell cycle
  • cancer (causes, detection and treatment)
  • specialized cells
  • vocabulary from chapter 2 that is highlighted in the textbook

MAT1L/MAT2L

Don't forget to track your spending this weekend! We will finish the Meal Plan assignment on Monday.

SCN2D

No Homework, but if you'd like to review. re-read and make flashcards for Chapter 3.1 and 3.2

Sept 21

SCN2L/SCN2P

Assignment on specialized cells due Friday. Chapter 2 Test Monday

Complete Review on pages 62-63. Test topics include:

  • cell structures and functions
  • the cell cycle
  • cancer (causes, detection and treatment)
  • specialized cells
  • vocabulary from chapter 2 that is highlighted in the textbook

MAT1L/MAT2L

Shopping Flyers assignment due tomorrow

SCN2D

Read pages 77-79, complete questions 1-7 on page 79

Sept 20

SCN2L/SCN2P

Assignment on specialized cells due Friday. Chapter 2 Test Monday

MAT1L/MAT2L

No Homework.

SCN2D

Read pages 77-79, complete questions 1-7 on page 79

Sept 19

SCN2L/SCN2P

Assignment on specialized cells due Friday.

MAT1L/MAT2L

No Homework.

SCN2D

Read pages 68-76, complete questions 1-6 on page 76

Sept 15

SCN2L/SCN2P

Chapter 2 test on Thursday, Sept. 21

Cell Structure and Function (you don't need all of this, check your text book)

Mitosis

MAT1L/MAT2L

No Homework

SCN2D

Read section on specialized cell 58-60, do questions on pg 60. Chapter 2 Test postponed to Tuesday, Sept. 19th.

Sept 14

SCN2L/SCN2P

Chapter 2 test on Thursday, Sept. 21

MAT1L/MAT2L

No Homework

SCN2D

Read pages 48-55. Complete questions #1-10 on page 55. Chapter 2 Test postponed to Tuesday, Sept. 19th.

Sept 13

SCN2L/SCN2P

Quiz on Thursday, Sept 14 - Cell structure and function. Chapter 2 Test Thursday, Sept. 21.

MAT1L/MAT2L

No Homework

SCN2D

Cell structure and function quiz on Thursday, Sept 14. Chapter 2 test on Monday, Sept. 18th. Homework page 44 #1-7


Sept 12

SCN2L/SCN2P

Quiz on Thursday, Sept 14 - Cell structure and function

MAT1L/MAT2L

Calculating Change worksheet

SCN2D

Cell structure and function quiz on Thursday, Sept 14. Chapter 2 test on Monday, Sept. 18th. Homework page 44 #1-7

Sept 11

SCN2L/SCN2P

Quiz on Thursday, Sept 14 - Cell structure and function

MAT1L/MAT2L

No homework. Show your quiz results to your parents/guardians.

Sept 11th

SCN2D

Cell structure and function quiz on Wednesday, Sept 13. Chapter 2 test on Monday, Sept. 18th.

Sept 8

SCN2L/SCN2P

Get forms signed (tech form, verification of information form, course outline, and science department form). Ask parents/guardians about student fees. Cover your text book. Homework - questions 1-4 page 23 and "Cell Theory" notes from pages 28-29.

MAT1L/MAT2L

Get course outline signed. Homework: estimating practice worksheet.

SCN2D

Get Course outline signed. Get science department policies signed. Cover your text book by Monday. Homework: page 32 #1-8 and copy flow chart on pg 29 into your notes.

******Small quiz next Wednesday on cell structure and function****

*****Chapter 2 test on Monday Sept. 18th************


Sept 7

SCN2L/SCN2P

Get forms signed (tech form, verification of information form, course outline, and science department form). Ask parents/guardians about student fees. Cover your text book. Quiz tomorrow - parts of a microscope and proper use of a microscope.

MAT1L/MAT2L

Get course outline signed. Rounding and comparing decimals practice. Pop quiz tomorrow

SCN2D

Get Course outline signed. Get science department policies signed. Cover your text book by Friday. Quiz on Microscope - parts, uses and safety Tomorrow.


Sept 6

SCN2L/SCN2P

Get forms signed (tech form, verification of information form, course outline, and science department form). Ask parents/guardians about student fees. Cover your text book. Quiz on Friday - parts of a microscope and proper use of a microscope.

MAT1L/MAT2L

Get course outline signed. Finish the diagnostic handout. Place value practice.

SCN2D

Get Course outline signed. Get science department policies signed. Cover your text book by Friday. Quiz on Microscope - parts, uses and safety on Friday. Homework - page 23 questions 1-12 (the ones you know!)



Sept 5

SCN2L/SCN2P

Get forms signed (tech form, course outline, and science department form). Ask parents/guardians about student fees. Cover your text book. Quiz on Friday - parts of a microscope and proper use of a microscope.

MAT1L/MAT2L

Get course outline signed. Finish the diagnostic handout.

SCN2D

Get Course outline signed. Get science department policies signed. Cover your text book by Friday. Quiz on Microscope - parts, uses and safety on Friday. Homework - page 23, questions 1-12 (the one's you know!)


June 12

Grade 7 science: We have been preparing in class for the upcoming test. Students had three full classes to prepare a "cheat sheet" for the test. The test date is Thursday, June 22

June 7

Here are links to the videos we watched for this unit:



May 30

Grade 7 Science: Here are the web links to the scavenger hunt we did in science class. If you have not submitted your answers please complete this for homework.

Location 1: http://goo.gl/l5Tdfi

Location 2: http://goo.gl/nLeXiU

Location 3: http://goo.gl/F9OaLi

Location 4: http://goo.gl/KxQ56m

Location 5: http://goo.gl/pPDSZh

Location 6: http://goo.gl/z4G5pG

May 11

Grade 7 Science - Unit test on Monday, May 15. Students have been studying and reviewing in class all week. Don't forget to bring your science notebook home over the weekend to review!

May 3

Religion classes are reminded that the home responsibility project is due on Monday, May 8th

Grade 7 Science - Heat Unit test coming up. Date to be announced.


April 6

Grade 7 Religion: Quiz on the Ten Commandments. Familiarize yourself with the cut and paste handout.


March 30

Religion Grade 8: Quiz on the 7 Sacraments the first class you have religion the week of April 3rd


March 2

Grade 7 Religion: Quiz on bible stories (Abraham and Moses) on Tuesday, March 7th


February 28

Grade 7 Science: Please bring materials for your Famous Structures Project.

February 21

Grade 7 Science: Please bring in materials for Famous structures project by Monday, February 27th.

January 20

Grade 8 Religion: Test on the Liturgical Calendar on Friday, January 20th.

January 16

Grade 7 Science: Structures Quiz on Monday, Jan. 23rd. Refer to your learning notebook. All highlighted material is on the quiz.

Grade 8 Drama: I have begun marking your movie critique. Please make sure you finish this a.s.a.p.


December 1

Grade 7 Science: Solutions quiz on Monday. Study the 10 vocabulary words and the concentration calculation you wrote down in class. The words are:

  • solution
  • solute
  • solvent
  • soluble
  • solubility
  • concentrated solution
  • dilute solution
  • saturated solution
  • dissolve
  • concentration


November 3

Grade 7 Religion: "Whole and complete person" hamburger paragraph due Friday.


October 31

Grade 7 Science: Assessment folders went home tonight. Parents/Guardians please sign for each of the four assessments in science and return asap.


October 17

Grade 7-01 Science: Your test has been postponed until Friday, October 21


October 11

Grade 7 Science: Mixtures test on Monday, October 17th. Use your learning notebook to study this week, but don't forget to bring it to class every day!

Grade 8 Religion: R.A.F.T. assignment due next Monday or Tuesday, whenever I see you first.

October 3

Grade 8 Religion: R.A.F.T. assignment due next Tuesday or Thursday (whenever I see you first)

September 30

Grade 8 Religion: Re-test for Bible unit is next week. Please ensure you have all of the notes required.

8-03 - Monday

8-01 - Tuesday

8-02 - Thursday


September 19

Grade 7 Science: Here is a link to a slide show that will help you study for your quiz. The slideshow is missing one of the 6 rules of the particle theory (Temperature affects the speed of particles).

Grade 8 Religion: Don't forget to study for your test on Thurs/Friday.

September 15

Grade 7 Science

Particle Theory Quiz (information in your learning notebook) on Tuesday the 20th, or Wednesday the 21st (depending on what day you have science)

Grade 8 Religion

Unit One Quiz: Bible review and Bible history on Thursday the 22nd or Friday the 23 (depending on when you have religion class.


September 7th

Grade 7 Science:

Lab Safety Quiz on Monday

Bring two Hilroy notebooks (no spirals if possible)

You will need glue, scissors and pencil crayons for science class (I have lots, but just in case you wish to have your own).

September 6th

Science: read over the lab safety rules for your quiz on Monday








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