An Almost Clean Sweep

In July, Minh’s family spends the month at their cottage. On July 1 st , Minh

swept up 80 g of sand.

a) If Minh continues sweeping up 80 g of sand each day, how many kg of sand

will Minh sweep up after 7 days?

b) How much sand, in kg, will Minh sweep up by the end of July?

c) Actually, Minh’s broom is faulty. Alas, about a tenth of the sand ends up

unswept. How much sand in total will Minh sweep up over the family’s

month at the cottage?

Strands

Group work participation quiz

Number sentences and expressions sheet

September / October unit

**Grade 7 Number/Patterns and Relations**

**Grade 6 Number/ Patterns and Relations**

October/November unit: Fractions/Decimals/Percent

Grade 6 Math: Chapter 2 lesson 1. Watch this video to represent and describe numbers in the millions.

School district numeracy web site has links to model lessons for different concepts. If your son or daughter is having difficulty with a particular concept this could be a way to review and practice.

Order of operations student video

Khan Academy order of operations

Multiplying decimals

Long division

Equation website

Equation song

Khan academy ordering fractions

Comparing decimals

Area and perimeter

Finding the area of a parallelogram

Finding the area of a triangle

Finding the volume of a rectangular prism

Circumference of a circle practice