Tuesday, November 20, 2018

Get to know these quadrilaterals!

The interior angles of quadrilaterals ad up to 360 degrees. 

Monday, November 19, 2018

Homework for the week of November 19 - 23.

Book Report: 
For language there was a book report assignment sent home with each student today. This assignment is due Monday December 10th. 

Math: We are working on constructing triangles, given side lengths/angles as well as classifying triangles by its angles and by its side lengths.

Please complete the questions below by stating the type of triangle it is according to the angles it has as well as telling me why.

Friday, November 16, 2018

Upcoming learning in Math as we continue with Geometry.

Next week we will be looking at how triangles are classified. We have done some work on constructing triangles and will continue to do so. We will also learn about classifying triangles by angles and by sides. 

Here are some helpful links  about types of triangles. Refer back these links as needed: 

Classifying Triangles by Angle Types 

Classifying Triangles by Side Lengths

Tuesday, November 13, 2018

Things to know about polygons!

Here is a link to help you practice concepts in geometry that we are currently discussing in class. 

Comparing Polygons & Facts about Polygons

Monday, November 12, 2018

Homework for the week of Nov 12 - 15

REMINDER: Friday is a PD day, therefore this week's homework is due on Thursday November 15th. 


1. Andrew is measuring a triangle. Two angles in the triangle have been measured for him and they are 85 degrees and 35 degrees. If Andrew does not have a protractor, how can he figure out the third angle? What is the measurement of the third angle? How do you know you are correct?

2. Go on an angle hunt around your kitchen. Look for right angles and acute angles. Make a list of items that have right angles and a list of items with acute angles. From your list, did you find more right angles or more acute angles?

Monday, November 5, 2018

Homework for the week of November 5-8

*Please write out the following paragraph, making corrections where needed.

Autumn Fun
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Take time to enjoy some of the sights and activitie that come with the autumn seson. have you ever picked
apples at a orchard or jumped in a pile of leafs that have fallen from the trees. May be you have use a
pumpkin, skelton, or scarecrow to decorate your home. If the whether is starting to got colder where you
live, try bundling up and going on a hike.

Solve the following problem. Please show all of your thinking and be sure to include a solution statement.

  1. Andrea lives in a province with a 12 427 people. Danny lives in a province with 12 297 people. a. How many people live in both cities altogether?
  2. Is sum of both populations greater or less than 25 000?
  3. How much greater or less?

Saturday, November 3, 2018

Assessment Folder, Progress Reports, and Homework

Dear Parents/Guardians, 

This is a friendly reminder to ensure that the orange assessment folder that was sent home with your child's Progress Report is returned no later than this Monday November 5, 2018

Please also return the Progress Report envelope with the bottom portion of the report, signed, as soon as possible. 

We will begin to do some weekly homework to enrich skills being worked on in class. I will go over this next week with your child so the deadlines and expectations are understood. 

Thank you and have a wonderful weekend. 

Mrs. Voisin