Homework Assigned By: MacPherson, Sarah 
March 10, 2020 
Core French Assigned to Class: 79  Menus are due by the end of class tomorrow (Wednesday).
We will work on our short restaurant skits and present them on Thursday. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  MidYear assignment part 2 due tomorrow!
Don't forget about the #100digitsofpi TikTok challenge! 
March 9, 2020 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Science fair proposals are now overdue. Proposals that have been submitted will be corrected and returned by the end of this week.
We will then discuss the final project and set a due date. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  MidYear Assignment Part 2 (Units 3 & 4) is due on Wednesday, March 11.
After school help will be available tomorrow, March 10, from 23. Lunch time help will be available during 2nd lunch tomorrow. 
March 4, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  MidYear assignments for Units 1 & 2 were due today.
MidYear assignments for Units 3 & 4 have gone out. They are due Wednesday, March 11. All notes from Units 3 & 4 are posted in the Google classroom.
We will be having a small inclass assignment on creating circle graphs tomorrow. Notes permitted!
Extra help available tomorrow (Thursday) at lunch. 
March 3, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  A friendly reminder that the MidYear Assignment Part 1 is due tomorrow! (March 4) 
February 27, 2020 
Important Reminders Assigned to Class: 79  Math extra help: Tuesday at lunch! (both lunches) 
February 26, 2020 
Important Reminders Assigned to Class: 79  Math: MidYear Assignment Part 1 due Wednesday, March 4th.
Science: Science Fair Proposal due Friday, March 6th. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Students worked on their science fair proposals. The final proposal is due on Friday, March 6th. We will have 2 more classes to work on this and then the rest must be completed outside of class time. 
February 25, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Please complete p. 159 #2,3,4 on interpreting circle graphs.
Students received the first part of their midyear assignment today. It covered Units 1 & 2. All workings/explanations must be included for all questions (including multiple choice) for full marks. Due March 4. 
February 24, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Our math test is tomorrow. Today, we went over the review sheet and did some practice with drawing parallelograms and triangles on cm grid paper.
There is an online review posted in the Google classroom! 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on our science fair proposals. Students will have a few classes to finish these and then they will be graded. 
February 21, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Unit 4 test on Tuesday. A review sheet was given to all students. Notes (including some practice questions) are in the Google classroom. 
February 19, 2020 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Science unit 2 test is tomorrow. Review booklet answers are posted in the Google classroom for those who did not get it done in class. 
February 14, 2020 
Important Reminders Assigned to Class: 79  Extra help will be available Tuesday and Wednesday during second lunch. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on our idea list for science fair. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on circles and composite figures. Early bird for the assignment is due Feb 19. Final due date is Feb 21. 
February 13, 2020 
Important Reminders Assigned to Class: 79  Upcoming dates:
Science Test (Unit 2, Chapters 4&5)  Thursday, Feb 20
Math Assignment due Friday, Feb 21 (Early Bird: Wednesday, Feb 19)
Math Test (Unit 4 Circles and Area) Tuesday, Feb 25.
NO SCHOOL MONDAY FEB 17 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on some area of a circle problems and moved on to composite figures.
The assignment is posted in the Google classroom for anyone who has lost their copy. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  We discussed the expectations for Science Fair and worked on our review for the test.
The review sheets and some extra practice are posted in the Google classroom. 
February 11, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Example 2 on page 19 of the booklet is for homework.
There will be extra help on Thursday and Friday at both lunches. 
February 10, 2020 
Important Reminders Assigned to Class: 79  Important Dates:
Math Assignment due Feb 19
Science Test Feb 20
Math Test Feb 24

Science Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on heating curves and did a few practice graphs.
There will be a test on Unit 2 on Feb 20. The answer key booklets are both posted in the Google classroom. Students are encouraged to come for extra help when available if they need help with any concepts. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on area of a parallelogram. Students received their math assignment for this unit. The early bird is due Feb 17 and the assignment is due Feb 19.
There will be a Unit 4 test on Feb 24.
Students are encouraged to come for extra help when available if they need help with any concepts. 
February 4, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We practiced calculating circumference from radius and diameter. The sheet assigned in class is for homework. It is posted in the Google classroom for anyone who forgot it.
Extra help available tomorrow, Wednesday, at lunch. 
February 3, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on estimating and calculating circumference and diameter.
Please finish the questions in example 1 on page 9 of your booklet for homework!
There will be extra help tomorrow, Tuesday, at lunch! 
January 29, 2020 
Francais Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on our 'J'aime manger...' posters today as part of our food unit. Students will present their work using structures provided in class. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We started a new unit on area and perimeter of shapes. First up, circles!
No homework today. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  We practiced for our scientific literacy assessment which will be tomorrow, Thursday Jan 30. Notes are uploaded to the Google classroom if anyone needs a review! 
January 28, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We completed our percents quiz today (finally!) Students who need extra time are welcome to come tomorrow (Wed) at 2nd lunch or Thursday for both lunches to get their quiz finished. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  We will be having our Scientific literacy assessment on Thursday. Students will create and label a graph from a table of values and answer some questions about the graph. There have been 2 practice graphing activities and we will complete one in class tomorrow. 
January 27, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Our math quiz will be tomorrow, Jan 28! Please bring a calculator with you to class. 
January 20, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Well! It’s very snowy out there! We will have our quiz on percents whenever we get back to school. Please bring your calculator! Hope you’re all warm and enjoying your very long weekend! 
January 15, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on our percents review sheets. Review sheets and solutions have been posted to the Google classroom.
Extra help tomorrow at lunch!
Quiz on Friday! (Snow date: Monday!) 
Core French Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on our 'J'aime manger' posters. Students will receive one more class to finish these and then they will be assigned for homework. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on graphing in preparation for our Scientific Literacy Assessment where students will be required to make a graph following graphing rules. Date TBD. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on review sheets and played Prodigy to practice our percentagefinding skills. 
January 14, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Quiz on percents on Friday, Jan 17 (Snow date: Monday, Jan 20!)
Practice problems were corrected in class yesterday. MANY students did not have their homework done.
We worked on review sheets today. Students who wish to submit their review sheets for correction must do so by Wednesday afternoon, and they will be returned by Thursday for review. 
Important Reminders Assigned to Class: 79  An important reminder that our school and classroom are scentfree. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  We worked more on graphing rules.
Students will have a scientific literacy assessment next week on graphing. Date TBD. 
January 10, 2020 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Quiz on percents on Friday, Jan 17.
Homework is the practice problems from the section 3.8 booklet. #16. For those who 'forgot' their binder, the notes and practice problems are posted in the Google classroom.
Extra practice has been uploaded to the Google classroom for converting between percents/decimals/fractions. 
December 12, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Students who submitted their practice assignment for correction have received their paper back.
Inclass assignment tomorrow.
Students are encouraged to work through the examples in their notes as well as the sheets we worked on yesterday in class. 
Core French Assigned to Class: 79  We had a reading comprehension quiz today. Marks are uploaded in Powerschool. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Students were given time to complete their science review sheet along with a practice quiz in the Google Classroom.
Ch 4 Quiz is tomorrow, Dec. 13. 
December 11, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Students have a practice assignment in anticipation of their inclass assignment on Friday, Dec. 13. Any students wishing to complete the assignment and have it corrected should submit it tomorrow morning.
A copy of the assignment is on the Google classroom. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  We finished the last topic for the quiz, topic ten : the bimetallic strip.
Students received a review to complete in anticipation of their quiz on Friday, Dec. 13. 
December 10, 2019 
Core French Assigned to Class: 79  Reading comprehension quiz on Thursday. Similar to the two practice quizzes we’ve done in class with a focus on the unit vocabulary. (Phenomenes, provinces, mois, etc.) 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Review sheet answers posted in the Google classroom. Physical review will be distributed tomorrow in class.
Ch 4 Quiz on Friday, Dec 13. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Review assignment distributed in class and also posted in the Google classroom.
Inclass assignment on Friday, Dec. 13. Notes and textbooks are permitted. 
December 9, 2019 
Core French Assigned to Class: 79  Reading comprehension quiz on Thursday. Similar to the two practice quizzes we’ve done in class with a focus on the unit vocabulary. (Phenomenes, provinces, mois, etc.) 
December 5, 2019 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  A review for the science quiz has been posted to the Google classroom along with the notes slideshow.
Feel free to get caught up if you're missing any notes! All students should have topics 17 completed by Monday, Dec. 9. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Bored over the weekend? Go into your Prodigy account for some extra math practice! 
December 4, 2019 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Please finish questions 19 for Topic 7. Use pages 123125 from the textbook and the information in your booklet to help you answer them. 
December 3, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  There will be an inclass assignment on Friday, Dec. 13.
Topics covered will be:
Terminating and Repeating Decimals
Converting Fractions to Decimals
Converting Decimals to Fractions
Ordering Fractions and Decimals
Using Equivalent Fractions
Students will be permitted to use notes for the assignment. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  There will be a science quiz on December 13 on the material covered in the Chapter 4 booklet. 
December 2, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Make up assignments for the unit 3A test must be completed by Tuesday, Dec 3. (Unless otherwise arranged.)
Please bring a pencil to class. Double please. :) 
November 27, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Students looking to improve their mark on the unit 3A test are asked to personally make arrangements with Ms. MacPherson before Friday, Nov 29. 
November 25, 2019 
Important Reminders Assigned to Class: 79  Parent Teacher Interview sign up is available through the OPTIS site. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Solutions for the test review are posted.
Your test is tomorrow, Nov 26, during Period 5. Good luck! 
November 22, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Please work on your math review sheets if possible. Solutions are attached for the division practice in the Google classroom.
Unit 3A Test is Tuesday, Nov. 26th. 
November 21, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on Order of Operations with decimals. There is an activity in the Google classroom (Free Louie) for extra practice.
Unit 3A test is Tuesday, November 26.
Extra help available Friday, Nov 22 during both lunches. 
November 20, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  We worked on Order of Operations today. The sheet is not for homework, however, those who are struggling with order of operations are encouraged to work on it. 
November 19, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Mental math quiz tomorrow on multiplying by powers of 10. Practice questions posted in the Google classroom.
Unit 3A Test is Nov 26.
Extra multiplication and division practice for those who need it. Extra help available tomorrow (Wednesday) at lunch! 
November 18, 2019 
Francais Assigned to Class: 79  Students presented their monster descriptions.
Those who were not ready to present must attend a lunchtime session tomorrow, Nov. 19. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Division of decimals practice exercises were given. Students are expected to practice these at home if they are having trouble. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Test review completed and discussed in class. All notes are available in the Google classroom for review.
Unit 1 (Chapters 1 and 2) test is tomorrow, Nov. 19. 
November 15, 2019 
Francais Assigned to Class: 79  Good copy of Monster projects are due on Monday, Nov 18. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Students completed an online test review. It is available to complete multiple times for those who need to practice.
We will correct the paper copy of the science review on Monday.
Unit 1 Science test is Tuesday, Nov. 19. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  More work was done on long division with decimals. Students are encouraged to review long division skills.
Mental math (multiplying by powers of 10) practice has been uploaded to the Google classroom.
Unit 3A Assignments are due on Tuesday, Nov. 19. 
November 13, 2019 
Important Reminders Assigned to Class: 79  Jersey / team colours day tomorrow! (Thursday, Nov 14) 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Inclass comprehension check completed on decimal multiplication using models.
Notes given on division.
Early bird for the Unit 3A Assignment is due Friday, Nov. 15.
Assignment due Tuesday, Nov. 19.

Francais Assigned to Class: 79  Students completed an oral comprehension quiz. Marks are in PowerSchool.
Written descriptions of monsters are due on Monday, Nov. 18. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Notes completed on the nutrient cycle.
Test review given in class. Review and answer key on the Google classroom.
Test is Tuesday, Nov. 19. 
November 7, 2019 
Francais Assigned to Class: 79  Vocabulary quiz (oral comprehension) on Wednesday, Nov 13. Review body parts, adjectives, colours, and numbers (all in the google classroom.) 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Review sheet posted in the Google classroom. Test is Nov 19. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Unit 3a assignment was given out. It is due November 19th. Early bird assignments will be accepted from Nov 1415. 
November 6, 2019 
Francais Assigned to Class: 79  Good copy of your monster with descriptive paragraph is due on Monday, Nov 18. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Science test on Unit 1 (Ecosystems) coming up on Nov 19. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Adding and subtracting decimals and p. 98 #14 due tomorrow, Nov 7. 
November 4, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Adding and subtracting practice sheets are due Wednesday, Nov. 6th. 
October 30, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Ordering decimals worksheet due tomorrow, Oct 31, if not completed during class time. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Science Labs due tomorrow, Oct 31, if not completed during class time. 
October 29, 2019 
Core French Assigned to Class: 79  Started working on a partner project to create/describe a monster.
No homework. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Math tests returned and reviewed.
No homework. 
October 25, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Unit 2 Test on Monday, Oct 28th (Integers)
All students have a practice test paper copy.
Additional practice tests found at: https://sites.google.com/view/msmacpherson/home 
October 24, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  All students have a practice test for review. Unit 2 test is on Monday, October 28th.
Students received their graded Unit 2 assignments and problem solving assignments. 
October 22, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Problem solving activity was assigned.
Review sheets given for Unit 2 test.
Review sheet #1 (long) should be finished for homework.
Unit 2 Assignment due tomorrow, Oct 23. 
Francais Assigned to Class: 79  List of description words created. No homework assigned. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Ecosystem project due tomorrow, Oct 23. 
October 21, 2019 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Unit 2 Assignment  Integers due on Wednesday, October 23rd 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Ecosystem projects  last class of working time was given today. Projects due by Wednesday, October 23rd. 
Math Assigned to Class: 79  Unit 2 Integers test on Monday, October 28th. 
January 7, 2010 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Foldables on Solids/Liquids/Gasses are due Wed., Jan 8.
Students had two classes prior to the break to work on these. The assignment is posted to Google classroom if you have lost your sheet. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  States of Matter foldables are due Wednesday, January 8th.
Students had two classes before the break to work on these. The assignment is posted to Google classroom for those who have lost their sheet. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Test 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  States of matter foldables are due Wednesday, January 8th. 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Test 
Science Assigned to Class: 79  Test 