are well into our unit on operations with fractions. Students have
worked on finding equivalent fractions, turning improper fractions into
mixed numbers, and adding fractions and mixed numbers. Currently we are
working on subtracting fractions. For Tuesday: complete the 2 sheets on
subtracting fractions with unlike denominators and the level 1 sheet on
subtracting fractions from whole numbers.
Students have nearly completed the biology unit on cells. Currently
they are working on researching and cresting a report on one of the
human body systems. This should be completed next week.
Miscellaneous:The grade 8's will be going to see Star Wars Episode VIII next Friday morning at the Star Cinema. This is an exclusive private showing and the general public are not allowed. Your child should have brought home a notice and permission form. Please return it by Monday, Dec. 11.
Reports cards will be sent home on Monday, Dec. 18.