## Volume

**March 12, 2013**

Today we did notes from 7.1 and 7.2. Here are the filled in notes, if you missed class. We also looked at a Haida Legend, which can be found at http://www.cbc.ca/video/news/audioplayer.html?clipid=1455862175. We then looked at a star chart and determined what size bentwood box would be needed to fit different numbers of celestial objects. The worksheet and textbook problems pg 250 # 3-5 and pg 258 #4, 5, 6, 9a,b, 10a,b are due for next class. Next class we will also be having a quiz on this material

**March 14, 2013**

Today we had a quiz on sections 7.1 and 7.2, make arrangements to write if you missed this. We then did notes on Section 7.3. Here are the filled in notes if you missed class. After the break we will return to 7.2 and finish triangular prisms. The homework for over the break is pg 265 #4-18. Have a restful break,

**April 2, 2013**

Today we finished section 7.2 on triangular prisms. We watched this video. Here are the blank notes. Here are the filled in notes. In class, we missed the end of the second question, but this is corrected. The homework is Pg 258 # 7, 8, 9 c, 10 c, 12, 14 -19

We also did an activity finding the volume of shapes around us.

**April 4, 2013**

In this class, we started with a flyswatter activity. We then worked through these word problems. Here are the solutions. Here is the homework from the textbook: Pg 273 #3-6 and Pg 276 #5-20. Work through the homework and make sure all the homework from the unit is ready to hand in on Monday. Here is the checklist.

**April 8, 2013**

Unit Test

Thank you grade 8's for letting me join your classroom. I had an amazing time.