Mrs. Hamilton Notes

Technology II is a course that encourages creativity and working with the hands and a variety of technologies


Posted: December 2, 2014

8 Science: Keep an eye on duotang organization... Optics quiz coming up end of next week. 8 Math: Squares, Square roots, Pythagorean Theorem quiz Wed. Dec. 10th. 7 Science: Microbes quiz end of next week. Starting Microbe Assignment presentations this week.

Posted: November 27, 2014

8 Math: We have a District Math assessment coming up the week of Dec.15th.  We are working very hard on the concepts and it is extremely important for students to be attending classes, trying hard in class, attending tutorials if needed and attempting all homework assignments.Homework due Fri, Nov.28: p. 15, questions 11 and 12 (Squares and square roots)7 Science: There are still a few students who have not completed their 'Microbes' assignment.  Please check with your child to ensure that this is completed ASAP.  They have been given ample time at school to complete it. Gr 8 Ski Trip: We are starting to talk about the Grade 8 Ski trip.  A notice will be sent home with your child before Christmas break.  This trip usually takes place near the end of February.  We will be starting to talk about fundraisers to help us ensure everyone can goas well. Please email or call me with any questions about the information here.  Krista Hamiltonkrista.hamilton2@nbed.nb.ca627-4088    

Posted: November 4, 2014

Marks cut-off is this Friday. Make sure all assignments owing are completed by this time. 8 Math: Finish Probability review questions tonight. Quiz Thursday. 8 Sci: Hand duotangs in by Nov.8, Get test signed for +1% 7 Sci: Start researching your good/bad microbes (see previous note for assignment).

Posted: October 27, 2014

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Posted: October 27, 2014

8B - tomorrow is mismatched shoes day!   8 Math - Questions assigned tomorrow are due Wed Oct. 29th (p.420, 4, 5, 6, 7) Get 'progress report' slip signed for tomorrow or its a call home.   8 Science - 8B were assigned back page of Review assignment due tomorrow.  8A and 8B have a Test Thursday Oct 30 on 'Water' and 'Climate Change' (study all notes in your duotang for this Unit)   7 Science - Owl Pellet Lab and Duotangs are due this Friday.  

Posted: October 15, 2014

- ILLUMINATE is coming to Harkins Middle!!   - Wed. Oct 22nd 6:00 to 7:30 pm in the school gym.   - This is your chance to get a look at how science, technology, engineering and math are used by professionals in your community! Step into their shoes and try out tools and equipment used in their jobs!   - 99.3 The River is also doing a live broadcast from Harkins Middle that night! You may get a chance to be a part of their live broadcast!   - Come out, bring your friends, bring your family, support this awesome night hosted by Science East and Harkins Middle!!

Posted: October 14, 2014

8 Math: p. 387 3, 4, 7 (Data Analysis) 8B: Still students owing student fee ($20)  

Posted: September 26, 2014

8B - $20 student fees 8 MATH - Get Quiz signed for Tues (+2%) 8 SCIENCE - Duotang due today - including assignments! (10% loss each day late) 7 SCIENCE - Duotang due today! - including assignments (10% loss each day late)

Posted: September 24, 2014

8B: Still some students owing $20 student fee. Bring $1 tomorrow to support Terry Fox Run. (Every $1 gets you a ballot for the cool Terry Fox t-shirt!) 8 MATH: p.80 3, 4 8 SCIENCE: Duotangs due Friday with all assignments/sheets complete Check out ' ' for more information about providing clean water access around the world! 7 SCIENCE: Duotangs due Friday with all assignments/sheets complete. Levels of Life and Ecosystems Quiz Thursday Sept 25 (7A), Friday Sept 26 (7B)

Posted: September 22, 2014

8 MATH: Multiplying Integers Quiz tomorrow 8 SCIENCE: Duotangs due Friday with all assignments/sheets complete 7 SCIENCE: Duotangs due Friday with all assignments/sheets complete.                    Levels of Life and Ecosystems Quiz Thursday Sept 25 (7A), Friday Sept 26 (7B)

Posted: September 15, 2014

Open the attached assignment.  Follow directions to complete, print and hand in. DUE Friday Sept 26th  
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Posted: September 15, 2014

8B - few students still owing $20 student fee.  Please bring in books of sold tickets with money.  If you have decided not to sell, please bring your book in for another student to sell. 8 Math: Complete p. 68 - 5, 10 8 Science: Complete "How Much Water?" assigment for next class.

Posted: September 4, 2014

8B HOMEROOM: $20 Student Fee & 3 forms brought back signed (Blue, yellow, pink) 8 Math: Red duotang, outline signed, textbook covered 8 Science: Yellow duotang, outline signed 7 Science: Yellow duotang, outline signed OUTLINES ARE ATTACHED IF YOU NEED ANOTHER COPY  

Posted: June 3, 2014

1. Read through each of the sections on this site:     2. Go to the following WebQuest Page, Print it off: this website for questions 5, 6 and 7:                Follow all of the steps listed on the sheet you printed.  Hand it in to Mrs. Hamilton  3. Play the ‘HEAT’ games on this site: