Mrs. O'Keefe

Mrs. O'Keefe

Posted: September 21, 2018

Science 9 - Continued looking at the gas giants. Video on the Neptune & Uranus and one on the general informationon the gas giants.


Math 6 -  Notes and examples on Multiples and common multiples of numbers.  We will continue to work on this topic on Monday.

         Class/homework:  #1abcd, #2abcd  


Math 8 - Students had the entire class to complete a worksheet on +, -, x, ÷ of integers RULES, word problems and order of operations. 

         Class/Homework:  TEST is Wednesday Sept. 26


Science 6 - Notes on invetebrates and definitons (I will post these notes on Tuesday once all definitions are completed)

       Class/Homework:  Start reading over your notes each night to prepare for the test in a couple of weeks.

Posted: September 20, 2018

Science 9 - Notes on the outer planets

Math 6 - More practice with word problems.  Students were given a 2 question, open book assignment and once they finished they were to complete the questions below.

       Class/homework:  Page 54  #9abc, #10


Math 8 - more practice with order of operations

        Class/homework:  Page 92-93  #7bd,f, #9cd, 10 acd 16a 

                                Test on Integer & order of operations Wednesday, Sept. 26

Science 6 -  No class today

Posted: September 19, 2018

Homeroom 70- Dance Tomorrow 6:30 to 8:30

                    Walk-a-thon from 1:00-3:00pm (Bring you money)


Science 9 - Finished the video on Mercury & venus then notes on Eath and Mars. Video link below



Math 6 - More practice with word problems and what key word go with certain operations

              Class/homework:  Page 54  #7, #8ab


Math 8- Order of operations with integers continued

          Class/homework:  Page 92 - 93  #7ace, 8abcdef, 9ab, 10b, 11, 13

                    Test for Ch.2 Integers is Wednesday, Sept 26


Science 6 -  Students went to the lab and di further research on their science projects involving the scientific method.

Posted: September 18, 2018

Homeroom 7O -  Walk-a-thon money is due tomorrow (Wed. Sept 19)  We will walk on Thursday (1-3pm)

                   Dance Thursday (Sept 20) from 6:30 -8:00  Cost is $3

Science 9 - Notes on IAU rules to planets, notes on Mercury and Venus

            Homework: Review notes for 10-15 min each night


Math 6 - More practice with word problems (See Key terms on Homework slide of PDF to help determine which operation to use).  Student had a short quiz and had over 35 minutes to work on the questuions below.  What they did not finish in class is expect to be completed in flex or at home

          Class/Homework: Page 52-53  #1, #2ab, #3, #4, #5, #6


Math 8 - Notes and example of order of operations using integers (See the PDF file attached for notes)

       Class/Homework:  Page 92  #3abdf (Work them out )  #5

                             Quiz tomorrow (Similar to today's warm up)


Science 6 - Notes on how to further classify plants & animals. (Attached below as PDF)


Posted: September 17, 2018

Science 9 - Page 418-419 Questions #1,2,3,4 and the board question (Ted talk on Why mars?)

                Homework: Read over your notes each night

Math 6 - Word problems involving large numbers

         Quiz Tomorrow on standard, written and expanded form & Integers


Math 8 - Review of Subtracting integers

          Class/Homework- Complete sheet 9Attached below)


Science 6 - Classifying living things notes (attached below)

Posted: September 14, 2018

Science 9 - No Homework

Math 6 - More practice with expanded, written and standard form

           Class/homework:  Page 49-50#7, 11, 12


Math 8 - Review of Grade 7 material (Adding intergers)

           Class/Homework:  Worksheet  (Attached) 

                 #1abcd Modelwith tiles,  #1efgh (use rules) , #2a, b model on #line do the rest using rules, #3,4,5,6a


Science 6 - Clasification activity today (NO Homework)

Posted: September 13, 2018

Homeroom 7O: pledge forms for next week walk - Thursday Sept 20 th. Note : Minimum of $15.00 needed to participate in the walk.

                   * to be in by Wednesday Sept 19 th.

Science 9 -  Notes on the order of  rotations and revolutions (See the PDF )

               Class/Homework:  Constellation write up is due Friday


Math 6 - Exploring Large Numbers (Place value charts, expanded, written & standard form of numbers) See attached PDF file for a copy of the class notes

            Class/Homework:  Page 48  #1,2,3,4, 5 6   (Students were given 35 minutes of classtime to work on this)


Math 8 -Dividing itegers using rules

          Class/Homework:  Page 87-884, 5(acegi), 8ad, 9ac, 10abcd, 11b, 12b, 15a, 16a

                               QUIZ tomorrow (Similar to warm-up)


Science 6 - Notes on Variety of living things (Living/non-living classification)

               No Homework



Posted: September 12, 2018

Science 9 -  Notes on the order of planets (See the PDF )

               Class/Homework:  Constellation write up is due Friday


Math 6 - Exploring Large Numbers (Place value charts, expanded, written & standard form of numbers) See attached PDF file for a copy of the class notes

            Class/Homework:  did not get to it


Math 8 - Mid unit review 

          Class/Homework:  Page 83 #1 Model #2, 6, 7, 8, 9a, 11


Science 6 - Research day on their video and them picking out the scientific method on their own.

Posted: September 11, 2018

Science 9 - Notes on how to convert light years or distance to a star (See attached PDF file). 

               MUST have a calcuator (No Phones)

Math 6 - Quiz Tomorrow on Integers. Today's class we did more practice with comparing integers

            Class/Homework:  Page 81  #7abcf, #9ac, #10abcd, #11, #12ab


Math 8 - Quiz Moved to Friday on x and division for interger rules, multiplication modelling with tiles or # line. Multiplying two digit integers using the box method,

             Class/Homework:  Page 81 #11, 12, 13, 14, 16

                                     Page 99 #1 (all)


Science 6:  Students watched a video and had to pick out the steps to the scientific method (See attached PDF)

               No Homework

Posted: September 10, 2018

Science 9 - No Homework

Math 6 - Comparing Integer notes are attached below

            Class/Homework:  Page 80-81  #2abc, #3ad, #6ad

Math 8 -  Notes on Integer division (Attached below)

            Class/Homework:  Page 74  #11

                                   Page 80-81  #3ad, 4abc, 5, 6ace, 7ai, 7bi, 8ace

                                                   No modelling(Just use the rules)

                 Quiz Wednesday Gr 8: Modelling Integer multiplication, Box Method  and using rules for multiplication and division 


Science 6 - No Homework (Below are the notes from the video)