Math for Everyday Life - Grade 11

Mr. Lieff


As of October 1, 2015
General minimum wage: $11.25/hour
Student minimum wage $10.55/hour
Liquor servers minimum wage $9.80/hour

Student links Student Links - Nelson site (textbook)

Unit 1 - Working and Earning
Date
Home Learning
Resources
Feb. 4/15
pp. 2-3 #1, 3 (pick 2 jobs), 4-6
(complete on handout)
Job Web Sites
Monster.ca Ottawa Job Shop
Workopolis Job Shark
Feb. 5/15
1.2 p. 3 # 1-2
Want to practice Inquiry? #3

Feb. 6/15
1.3 p. 7 #1-7

Feb. 9/15
1.4 p. 10 #1-3

Feb. 10/15
1.5 pp. 11-12 #1-9

Feb. 11/15
1.6 pp. 14-16 #1, 2, 4, 6

Feb. 12/15
1.7 pp. 16-17 #1-5

Feb. 13/15
1.8 pp. 18-19 #3-10a
Due Wednesday, February 18

Feb. 17/15
Review pp. 20-21 #1-12

Feb. 18/15
Feb. 19/15
Ch1 Test
1.8 Asgt due

Unit 2 - Deductions and Expenses
Date
Home Learning
Resources
Feb. 25/15
pp. 24-26 #1-8

Feb. 26/15
pp. 27-29 #1 (see p. 27), 2, 3/4, 5 (copy table or show calculations), 6, 7/8, 9
CRA Payroll Deduction Calculator
Mar. 3/15
p. 32 #1ab, 2-4
p. 33 #1, 3ac, 5

Carleton Place rentals - kijiji
Carleton Place rentals - trovit
Mar. 4/15
p. 35 Explore and
p. 36 #1-4 / #5-6 / #7-11

Mar. 5/15
p. 38 #1-16

10-Mar-15
11-Mar-15
Ch2 Asgt


Date
Home Learning
Resources
13-Mar-15
24-Mar-15
NOTE: Use 13% HST instead of PST/GST
p. 51-53 #1ace, 4 ab, 5 ace (estimate and calculate 13% HST)
Estimating 13% HST
Round cost to a round number, then:

Method 1:
1. Calculate 10% (divide cost by 10)
2. Calculate 5% (divide 10% by 2)
3. Add together

Method 2:
1. Calculate 10% (divide cost by 10)
2. Calculate 1% (divide 10% by 10)
3. Add together 10% + 1% + 1% + 1%
25-Mar-15
p. 58 #3, 4abdeg 13% (HST)

26-Mar-15
p. 59 #3a, 4a (HST), 5ace (HST), 7b, 9

27-Mar-15
U2 Asgt completion

30-Mar-15
U2 Asgt completion

31-Mar-15
Complete work from p. 58

1-Apr-15


2-Apr-15
U3 Quiz - estimating and calculating HST and total price




Unit 4 - Making Purchases
Date
Class work
Resources
2-Apr-15
p. 63 #1abce, (3, 5, 7, 9, 11) ace, 12ace
Making change - calculations given (CDN - interactive)
Making Change (CDN - typing)
7-Apr-15
Level 3 - work a regular shift
Level 4 - work a regular and advanced shift
Making Change with Fewer Coins (US - interactive)
8-Apr-15
pp. 65 #(1-2, 4) ab, 3, 5

9-Apr-15
pp. 67-68 #2, 4, 5ab (13%)

10-Apr-15
pp. 71-72 #6-8, 11

13-Apr-15
Take up quiz

14-Apr-15
15-Apr-15
p. 73 (poster)
p. 74 (use spreadsheet file)

16-Apr-15


17-Apr-15
20-Apr-15
Ch4 Asgt - Camping Trip

ontarioparks.com
parkreports.com
amazon.ca
canadiantire.ca

Unit 5 - Buying Decisions

Date
Class work
Resources
21-Apr-15

This Guy Has My Macbook
Recovering a stolen iphone from China










Rent with the option to buy
Easyhome
Rent-A-Centre
Smart Choice
National Rental
7-May-15
p. 97 #2-7

8-May-15
p. 98 Read Intro; answer Explore and Develop #1-4

11-May-15
12-May-15
Ch5 Summative






Unit 6 - Banking Transactions and Saving Money

Date
Class work
Resources
13-May-15
6.4 WS
YourMoney
15-May-15
pp. 113-114 #1-4, 7-8

20-May-15
pp. 115-116 #1-5 (class)
6-9 (individual)

21-May-15
22-May-15
p. 116 #4-5

CPP Gained 18.7% last year
25-May-15


6.7 Simple to Compound Interest 6.7 p118.xlsx

Date
Class work
Resources
1-Jun-15
2-Jun-15
pp. 148-149
Total cost = (total km) / 100 x (fuel economy in km/L) x (gas cost per L)
GasCalculator.ca
4-Jun-15
to
7Jun-15


















Summative Activity

June 11-12, 15-17

Band Name Maker based on keyword
Name Pistol band Name Generator
2/3 Word Band Name Generator
Band Name Generator - Lists