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Posted: September 24, 2015

1. Read the following article on cbc and answer the questions:http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/interprovincial-liquor-limit.... What was Gerard Comeau charged with?b. What is the current limit?c. This is being argued as a constitutional challenge.  In what was does the liquor law go against the Canadian Constitution?d. What is the Liquor Control Board's stance on the issue?e. How many other people were charged? 2. Read the following article on cbc and answer the questions:http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/ymca-locker-room-camera-1.32.... What was Hugh Croll charged with?b. What was the camera used for?c. What is your opinion?  Should he be found guilty? 3.Read the following articles and answer the questions:http://www.cbc.ca/news/canada/new-brunswick/dennis-oland-defence-questio.... What was the cause of Richard's Oland death?b. Who is being charged with his murder?c. Make two columns, and on one side put 'defense' and list evidence for the defense.  Put 'crown' on the other and list evidence for the crown.d. You may want to read some of the related articles to this trial.  If you were a juror, who you vote for guilty or not-guilty? 

Posted: September 9, 2015

Internet Scavenger Hunt1.       1.Visit cbc.ca/news.  Find an article about Queen Elizabeth.a.       What is special about today for her?b.      How long has she reigned?2.       2. Staying with the CBC, visit cbc.ca/sports. a.       What team did Canada beat to advance to the 4th round of the World Cup?b.      What was the score of the Canada-Mexico game last night?3.       3. Visit http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/brian-trinh/live-the-below-the-line-challen... 3 editors from the Huffington Post Canada were trying to consume less than $1.75 per day in food and drink.a.       How many days did they do this for?b.      What foods did they eat?4.     Visit http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/andrew-rainsford-wetmore/a.     What was Andrew R. Wetmore?b.    What is his father’s claim to fame?5.     http://www.gatesnotes.com/GlobalPages/bioa.     When did Bill Gates graduate from university?b.    Who did he start Microsoft with?6.       6. This website is about Canadian inventions: http://www.mediatrainingtoronto.com/blog/2013/6/29/50-great-inventions-c....       Who invented the snowmobile? In what year?b.      What two inventions do babies use?c.       Why was the instant replay invented?d.      Choose 4 other inventions that you find interesting, tell me who invented them, and what year they were invented (if stated).7.       7. Visit https://www.indiegogo.com/a.       Why would someone sign up for indigogo? (You could put your own suggestions here)b.      Find two ideas that you would consider funding, and two that you definitely would not.8.       8. Go to http://www.dyslexiefont.com/a.       What is dyslexie? (Not to be confused with dyslexia!)b.      What makes it different from other fonts?9.       9. What are three things that you can do to keep yourself safe on Kijiji? (make sure to write in your own words, no copying and pasting!) http://help.kijiji.ca/helpdesk/safety/safety-at-kijiji 10.   10.For fun, check this out: http://bonarlaw.nbed.nb.ca/paper/gallery/staffs-grad-pictures How many do you recognize?  (This was done in 2010, so some of the staff members on this page no longer work here, but you should be able to spot a few!!)

Posted: May 19, 2015

Math 110May 19 - pg 190 1-4, 6May 20 - pg 194 1-4May 21 - pg 196 1-3May 22 - Open-Book Test for Chapter 4 pg 198 1-8All work for Term 2 will be due by May 29Review will start next week. Math 9Probability and StatisticsMay 19 -  Probability in society - pg 427 questions 3, 4, 6, 9, 10, 11, 14, 17May 20 - Potential problems with collecting data - pg 435 questions 3, 4, 6, 7, 10, 12, 15May 21 - Using samples and populations to collect data - pg 441 questions 7-11May 22 - Mid-unit review pg 444 questions 1-9 Science 9 May 19 & 20 - In the Womb video BBT 9Week of May 19 - finish puppy powerpoint, and start work on your own

Posted: May 15, 2015

1. Complete the flower reproduction worksheet.2. On the back answer: 1. The female part of the flower is called the ______________.  It is made up of the ____________, ____________, and ____________. 2. The male part of the flower is called the _______________.  It is made up of the _____________ and the ____________. 3. Pollen is produced in the _____________. 4. The seeds are found in the ____________. 5. The ovary will turn into _____________. 6.  Sketch a simple drawing of a flower, and label it with the parts that you learned about in the lab yesterday.

Posted: May 13, 2015

1. What is a zygote?2. What is hermaphroditic reproduction?3. Give three examples of animals that use: a) Internal fertilization b) External fertilization4. In terms of chromosomes, how are males and females (humans) different?5. A muscle cell in a mouse has 22 chromosomes.  How many chromosomes would you find in: a) an unfertilized egg cell b) a zygote c) a brain cell d) a sperm cell6. Why is meiosis necessary?7. What are the male and female sex cells of a flower called?8. How does pollination occur?

Posted: May 12, 2015

For homework answer one of the following: 1. Choose one type of cancer and answer a. What causes this type of cancer (virus, chemicals, radiation, or unknown)? b. What treatment is available? c. How dangerous is this cancer?OR 2. Some hospitals are giving new parents the option of saving the umbilical cord blood when a baby is born.  Answer: a. Why would parents want to save this blood? b. What are some benefits and drawbacks to this practice.OR3. Imagine that farmers were able to easily clone any animal in their flock.  What would be some advantages and disadvantages of this?  What ethical issues can you list that relate to cloning?

Posted: May 11, 2015

May 11 - Chapter 5 quizMay 12 - Notes on cell division and cloningMay 13 - Begin notes on sexual reproduction

Posted: May 11, 2015

May 11 - Quiz on Chord PropertiesMay 12 - Properties of Angles in a Circle pg 410 questions 3-6, 11May 13 - Worksheet on Angle PropertiesMay 14 - Review of Circle GeometryMay 15 - Circle Geometry Test

Posted: May 11, 2015

We're almost done the 4th unit.  Here is the remaining work for the unit (dates are subject to change):Monday, May 11 - pg 174 1-4May 12 - pg 178 1-4May 13 - pg 180 1-3May 14 - pg 182 1-4May 15 - Work DayMay 18 - Victoria Day - no schoolMay 19 - pg 186 1-5May 20 - pg 190 1-4, 6May 21 - pg 194 1-4May 22 - pg 196 1-3May 25 - Open-Book Test for Chapter 4 pg 198 1-8All work for Term 2 will be due by May 29Review will start once this work is complete.

Posted: May 5, 2015

Math 110 - Started Chapter 4 - interpreting graphsMay 4 - Chapter 4 Crossword and 4.1 WarmupMay 5 - Pg 158 questions 1-5May 6 - Pg 163 questions 1-5, 7May 7 - Pg 166 questions 1-5May 8 - Work Day Math 9 - Continue Working on Circle GeometryMay 4 and 5 - Properties of Chords - Pg 397 Questions 3-17, 14, 17May 6 - going over tangent and chord questionsMay 7 - open book quiz on tangent and chords.  Pg 403 questions 1-7May 8 - Properties of Angles in a Circle. Pg 410 questions Science 9 - Began Reproduction UnitMay 4 - started growing plantsTo be handed in:1. What is the function of a) the cell membrane of a cell?b) the cytoplasm?2. Where in a cell is genetic information found?3. What are the differences between an animal and a plant cell?4. What can a plant cell do that no animal cell can?  What plant-cell structure enables it to carry out this function?May 5 - Origin of Cells and Cell DivisionMay 6 - Twizzler Mitosis ActivityMay 7 - Finish chapter 5 notes (and quiz review for Monday)May 8 - Creating a cell activity BBT 9May 4-7 - Continue with html unit on CodeacademyMay 8 - Animate your name
For those missing items:pg 260 questions 1-13pg 266 1-9pg 270 1-8 and 272 2, 3, 5, 66.1 and 6.2 Worksheets6.1 Extra Practice Worksheetpg 278 1-5pg 282 1-7Quizpg 284 1, 2, 4, 5, 6, 10pg 290 1-5pg 294 1-6Open Book Test pg 298 1-5, 7 and pg 301 7 and 8**Note On Monday, May 4 we will be starting our last unit for this course.
Internet Scavenger Hunt1.       1.Visit cbc.ca/news.  Find an article about the earthquake in Nepal.a.       What was the magnitude of the earthquake?b.      What is the current death toll for the country (total)?  How many people have been injured?2.       2. Staying with the CBC, visit cbc.ca/sports.  a.       What were the final scores in the two NHL games that were played last night?b.      What two Canadian teams are advancing to the second round?3.       3. Visit http://www.huffingtonpost.ca/brian-trinh/live-the-below-the-line-challen... 3 editors from the Huffington Post Canada were trying to consume less than $1.75 per day in food and drink.a.       How many days did they do this for?b.      What foods did they eat?4.     Visit http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.ca/en/article/andrew-rainsford-wetmore/a.     What was Andrew R. Wetmore?b.    What is his father’s claim to fame? 5.     http://www.gatesnotes.com/GlobalPages/bioa.     When did Bill Gates graduate from university?b.    Who did he start Microsoft with?6.       6. This website is about Canadian inventions: http://www.mediatrainingtoronto.com/blog/2013/6/29/50-great-inventions-c....       Who invented the snowmobile? In what year?b.      What two inventions do babies use?c.       Why was the instant replay invented?d.      Choose 4 other inventions that you find interesting, tell me who invented them, and what year they were invented (if stated).7.       7. Visit https://www.indiegogo.com/a.       Why would someone sign up for indigogo? (You could put your own suggestions here)b.      Find two ideas that you would consider funding, and two that you definitely would not.8.       8. Go to http://www.dyslexiefont.com/a.       What is dyslexie? (Not to be confused with dyslexia!)b.      What makes it different from other fonts?9.       9. What are three things that you can do to keep yourself safe on Kijiji? (make sure to write in your own words, no copying and pasting!) http://help.kijiji.ca/helpdesk/safety/safety-at-kijiji 10.   10.For fun, check this out: http://bonarlaw.nbed.nb.ca/paper/gallery/staffs-grad-pictures How many do you recognize?  (This was done in 2010, so some of the staff members on this page no longer work here, but you should be able to spot a few!!)

Posted: April 27, 2015

3-day week this week, and we have a lot to get done!Math 110Monday, Apr 27 - finishing up rate of change - pg 294 questions 1-6Tuesday, Apr 28 - open-book test - pg 298 questions 1-5, 7 and pg 301 questions 7 & 8Wednesday, Apr 29 - work day - finish the test or any other work.  Next week we start the graphing unit, so all work from the slope unit is due today. Math 9Monday, Apr 27 - beginning circle geometry, unit 8Definitions (tangent and point of tangency), finding angles, using pythagoras, and using the tangent and radius propertyPg 388 questions 3-7, 9Tuesday, Apr 28 - properities of chords in a circlePg 397 questions 3-7, 14, 17Wednesday, Apr 29 - open-book quiz on sections 8.1 and 8.2Pg 403 questions 1-7 *** EDIT **** We're going to push Tuesday's and Wednesday's work back a day.  Tuesday's work - worksheet on finding a tangent.  Wednesday will be chord properties. Science 9Monday, Apr 27 - using chemistry to make food (and knowing about the states of matter to make ice cream)Begin unit reviewTuesday, Apr 28 - work on unit reviewWednesday, Apr 29 - chemistry unit test BBT 9Monday, Apr 27 - introduction to coding with Hour of CodeTuesday, Apr 28 - being efficient searchers, and internet scavenger huntWednesday, Apr 29 - basics of html

Posted: April 20, 2015

Math 110Monday, Apr 20 - Percent Grade pg 282 1-7Tuesday, Apr 21 - Quiz Review (lowest terms, equivalent ratios, and slope)Wednesday, Apr 22 - Quiz (lowest terms, equivalent ratios, and slope)Thursday, Apr 23 - pg 284 1-6 and question 10Friday, Apr 24 - pg 290 questions 1-5 Math 9Monday, Apr 20 - Similar Triangle. pg 349 questions 4, 6, 7, 11, 12, 15Tuesday, Apr 21 - Reflections and Line Symmetry. pg 357 questions 3, 4, 5, 8, 11Wednesday, Apr 22 - Rotations and Rotational Symmetry. pg 365 questions 4, 5, 6, 7, 9, 14, 15Thursday, Apr 23 - Unit 7 Test ReviewFriday, Apr 24 - Unit 7 Test Science 9Monday, Apr 20 - Quiz (definitions, sketches, and atomic notation)Tuesday, Apr 21 - Dalton's Atomic Theory, and introduction to Unit ProjectWednesday, Apr 22 - Project ResearchThursday, Apr 23 - Presentations and Bohr-Rutherford ModelsFriday, Apr 24 - Properities of the Periodic Table BBT 9Monday, Apr 20 - Finish cover lettersTuesday, Apr 21 - Friday, Apr 24 - Career Guide.  By Friday, everything from the career unit will be due.

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