Homework Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
October 18, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today was student vote day. This was a chance for all VJH students,from Grades 5 to 8, to participate in the democratic process of voting.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today was student vote day. This was a chance for all VJH students,from Grades 5 to 8, to participate in the democratic process of voting.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today was student vote day. This was a chance for all VJH students,from Grades 5 to 8, to participate in the democratic process of voting.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today was student vote day. This was a chance for all VJH students,from Grades 5 to 8, to participate in the democratic process of voting.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today was student vote day. This was a chance for all VJH students,from Grades 5 to 8, to participate in the democratic process of voting.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we continued learning about consumers, producers and decomposers. Head up on the Unit test: Nov. 19th and we will be doing a core lab next week on the impact of salt on plant growth.
October 17, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Tomorrow students will participate in Student Vote 2019! If you get a few minutes have a chat with your child/student to see what they have learned about the voting process.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Tomorrow students will participate in Student Vote 2019! If you get a few minutes have a chat with your child/student to see what they have learned about the voting process.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Tomorrow students will participate in Student Vote 2019! If you get a few minutes have a chat with your child/student to see what they have learned about the voting process.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Tomorrow students will participate in Student Vote 2019! If you get a few minutes have a chat with your child/student to see what they have learned about the voting process.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we started Chapter 2 and students received their first booklet and practice worksheet. We learned about producers, consumers and decomposers.

Head up on the Unit test: Nov. 19th and we will be doing a core lab next week on the impact of salt on plant growth.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1. Photo orders are now overdue.

2. Catalogue orders due by Oct. 19th

3. Clothing orders: Oct. 25th.

4. Fluvarium trip: Tuesday Oct. 29th. We need one male and one female volunteer due to class size. Please consider chaperoning :) Permission slips going home today. $9 due on Oct. 22nd.

5. Nov. 8th -No school

6. Nov. 11th- Remembrance Day

7. Nov. 12th- PD day
October 16, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we did an activity where students learned about the candidates running in the district of Avalon prior to the student vote on Friday.

Research Proposal due Oct. 24th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we did an activity where students learned about the candidates running in the district of Avalon prior to the student vote on Friday.

Research Proposal due Oct. 24th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we did an activity where students learned about the candidates running in the district of Avalon prior to the student vote on Friday.

Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we continued our activity where students learned about the candidates running in the district of Avalon prior to the student vote on Friday. We then learned about how to vote.

Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today was the last in class day to complete the ecosystem project in class. You still have until Oct. 22nd to complete it. Homework Haven s available after school on Monday and the LRC is available at lunchtime.

We start Chapter 2 tomorrow. As well the Unit test will be Nov. 19th.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1. Oct. 17th- Photo orders are due. Photo packages were passed out yesterday.

2. Catalogue going home today. Students can vote on prizes by Friday.

3. Clothing orders: Oct. 25th.

4. Fluvarium trip: Tuesday Oct. 29th. We need one male and one female volunteer due to class size. Please consider chaperoning :) Permission slips going home today. $9 due on Oct. 22nd.

5. Nov. 8th -No school

6. Nov. 11th- Remembrance Day

7. Nov. 12th- PD day
October 15, 2019
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today was day 2 of working on the Ecosystem project. All details in Google classroom. Projects will be due Oct. 22nd.

We will also be doing our next core lab later this week.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we did a lesson as part of Student Vote. It is about verifying online stories and the idea of Fake News and Deep Fakes.

Student Vote: This Friday!
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today we did a lesson as part of Student Vote. It is about verifying online stories and the idea of Fake News and Deep Fakes.

Student Vote: This Friday!
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we did a lesson as part of Student Vote. It is about verifying online stories and the idea of Fake News and Deep Fakes.

Student Vote: This Friday!
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we did a lesson as part of Student Vote.It is about how they can find information about the candidates running in their district and the political parties views on various key topics. Students were challenged to see which party and/or candidate in this riding best matches with their views.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Thanks for all the food donations!!

1. Oct. 17th- Photo orders are due. Photo packages were passed out yesterday.

2. Catalogue going home today. Students can vote on prizes by Friday.

3. Clothing orders: Oct. 25th.

4. Fluvarium trip: Tuesday Oct. 29th. We need one male and one female volunteer due to class size. Permission slips going home today. $9 due on Oct. 22nd.

5. Nov. 8th -No school

6. Nov. 11th- Remembrance Day

7. Nov. 12th- PD day
October 10, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we started our Student Vote Week with a lesson on the levels of government in Canada. We will continue with Student Vote lessons until Oct. 18th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we started our Student Vote Week with a lesson on the levels of government in Canada. We will continue with Student Vote lessons until Oct. 18th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today we continued with research for our Socials research project.

Proposal due by Oct. 24th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we continued with research for our Socials research project.

Proposal due by Oct. 24th.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we started our ecosystem project. Students can work with partners. This is all on Google classroom. Projects will be due Oct. 22nd.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Important Dates:
Oct. 11th - PD day. No school.
Oct. 14th - Thanksgiving holiday. No school.
Oct. 17th- Photo orders are due. Photo packages were passed out yesterday.
October 9, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we started working on our case study on the three key resources that brought Europeans to the 'New world'. This will be graded.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we started working on our case study on the three key resources that brought Europeans to the 'New world'. This will be graded.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today was a research day for students to work on their proposal. Proposals will be due Oct. 24th. This is all on google classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today was a research day for students to work on their proposal. Proposals will be due Oct. 24th. This is all on google classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today was a research day for students to work on their proposal. Proposals will be due Oct. 24th. This is all on google classroom.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Important Dates:
Oct. 10th - Food drive finished
Oct. 11th - PD day. No school.
Oct. 14th - Thanksgiving holiday
Oct. 17th- Photo orders are due. Photo packages were passed out yesterday.
October 8, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today students started their research on their research topic. The proposal will be due Oct. 24th. Students need to have 3 source cards to pass in with their project.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today students started their research on their research topic. The proposal will be due Oct. 24th. Students need to have 3 source cards to pass in with their project.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today students learned about the extinction of the Beothuk.

Tomorrow students will start their research on their research topic. The proposal will be due Oct. 24th. Students need to have 3 source cards to pass in with their project.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Students will start their case study on the Closer Look section of Chapter 2 about the newcomers need/want of fish, fur and timber. This is open book and no preparation is required.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Students will start their case study on the Closer Look section of Chapter 2 about the newcomers need/want of fish, fur and timber. This is open book and no preparation is required.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Quiz today.

Students were also given back their labs. Some students were also given the opportunity to fix their labs.

Tomorrow they will start an in-class assignment where they will create a slideshow about a Newfoundland ecosystem.
October 7, 2019
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Review today. Quiz tomorrow on the Chromebooks. Review is in Google classroom.

I will also give back labs tomorrow for students to make some corrections on (not all will need to do this)
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today students learned about wants and needs and corrected foldables were returned.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today I explained about the research proposal. They will start researching this week.

The proposal is a way for me to give them feedback on their project before they start their final piece.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today I explained about the research proposal. They will start researching this week.

The proposal is a way for me to give them feedback on their project before they start their final piece.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today I explained about the research proposal. They will start researching this week.

The proposal is a way for me to give them feedback on their project before they start their final piece.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Food Drive now on-going until Thursday. See the Homeroom Hangout for the poster regarding needed items.

2) No school Friday or Monday.
October 4, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we continued on learning about the Beothuk of Newfoundland.

Reminder to have the topic for your research project picked by today.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we continued on learning about the Beothuk of Newfoundland.

Reminder to have the topic for your research project picked by today.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today I returned the foldables and quiz. Students were given the opportunity to make any corrections to their foldable and resubmit for re-correction.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today students were given the opportunity to do a practice quiz and work on a quizlet in advance of their quiz on Tuesday. These items review major concepts and their terms to know. I will do full review on Monday. Students should also use the uploaded answer key for the booklet for studying purposes.

Next week, after the quiz, students will do a slideshow on an ecosystem of their choosing. 2 in-class periods will be given for working on this project. Final projects will be due Oct. 16th.

Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today students start Chapter 2. Chapter two will have a in-class open book case study.

Students also got back their quizzes.

On the 10th, students will start their work on Student Vote.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Ear buds...and still need them....

2)Important dates:

Oct. 11th: PD day- no school
Oct. 14th: Thanksgiving - no school
October 3, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we started Chapter 2.

A reminder that by Friday students should have their topics chosen for the research project. We will start research next week. I will be going over the research process prior to this.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we started Chapter 2.

A reminder that by Friday students should have their topics chosen for the research project. We will start research next week. I will be going over the research process prior to this.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today we continued Chapter 2.

A reminder that by Friday students should have their topics chosen for the research project. We will start research next week. I will be going over the research process prior to this.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we did the last concept before the quiz on Tuesday. Format : 10 multiple choice worth 2 each and 5 matching. Students were given a guide at the start of the chapter.

Tomorrow I will be uploading a quizlet on the terms to know and a practice quiz. They will be doing these last period tomorrow as review. I will do full review on Monday. Students should also use the uploaded answer key for the booklet for studying purposes.

Next week, after the quiz, students will do a slideshow on an ecosystem of their choosing. 2 in-class periods will be given for working on this project. Final projects will be due Oct. 16th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we watched a video as an introduction to Chapter 2.

I returned the foldables and students were given the opportunity to fix errors to enhance their initial marks. Some students had left out a component of the foldable.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Villanova Junior High will be participating in this year's Terry Fox School Run for cancer research on October 4, 2019. We are proud to continue the legacy of one of our country’s greatest heroes. We hope you will join us and support this wonderful cause by donating to our Terry Fox School Run fundraising page at: http://www.terryfox.ca/VillanovaJuniorHigh Thank you! The future of cancer research has never looked brighter! #terryfoxliveshere @theterryfoxfoundation #terryfoxschoolruns


2) Ear buds...need them....

3)Important dates:
Oct. 4th:Terry Fox walk
Oct. 11th: PD day- no school
Oct. 14th: Thanksgiving - no school
October 2, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we watched videos on the United Nations Human Rights and Freedoms.

Quiz will be returned later this week.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we watched videos on the United Nations Human Rights and Freedoms.

Quiz will be returned later this week.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we finished the lab and then started our last topic on habitat and niche.

Quiz now Wednesday Oct. 8th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today students had time to pick a research topic for their major Socials project.

Topic selection due by Friday Oct. 4th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today we started Chapter 2!

Reminder the topic selection is due by Friday. Next week we will start our research and students will complete a proposal.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Villanova Junior High will be participating in this year's Terry Fox School Run for cancer research on October 4, 2019. We are proud to continue the legacy of one of our country’s greatest heroes. We hope you will join us and support this wonderful cause by donating to our Terry Fox School Run fundraising page at: http://www.terryfox.ca/VillanovaJuniorHigh Thank you! The future of cancer research has never looked brighter! #terryfoxliveshere @theterryfoxfoundation #terryfoxschoolruns


2) Ear buds...need them....

3)Important dates:
Oct. 4th:Terry Fox walk
Oct. 11th: PD day- no school
Oct. 14th: Thanksgiving - no school
October 1, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today students had time to pick a research topic for their major Socials project.

Topic selection due by Friday Oct. 4th.

Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today students had time to pick a research topic for their major Socials project.

Topic selection due by Friday Oct. 4th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Quiz today. We will then start looking at Human Rights before moving onto Chapter 2.

We will then move into Chapter 2 and from Oct. 10th-18th we will be into Student Vote week where we will spend the week learning about elections, identifying #fakenews and culminating in the Student Vote on Friday Oct. 18th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Quiz today. We will then start looking at Human Rights before moving onto Chapter 2.

We will then move into Chapter 2 and from Oct. 10th-18th we will be into Student Vote week where we will spend the week learning about elections, identifying #fakenews and culminating in the Student Vote on Friday Oct. 18th.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we did the written part of the lab from Friday.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Ear buds...need them....

2)
Oct. 4th:Terry Fox walk
Oct. 11th: PD day- no school
Oct. 14th: Thanksgiving - no school
September 30, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Review today for the quiz tomorrow. Reminder the format is 10 multiple choice and then 5 identification of legal milestone ages.

See the Google classroom for the practice quiz and the quizlet.

We will then move into Chapter 2 and from Oct. 10th-18th we will be into Student Vote week where we will spend the week learning about elections, identifying #fakenews and culminating in the Student Vote on Friday Oct. 18th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Review today for the quiz tomorrow. Reminder the format is 10 multiple choice and then 5 identification of legal milestone ages.

See the Google classroom for the practice quiz and the quizlet.

We will then move into Chapter 2 and from Oct. 10th-18th we will be into Student Vote week where we will spend the week learning about elections, identifying #fakenews and culminating in the Student Vote on Friday Oct. 18th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Quiz today. Tomorrow we will spend class looking through possible research topics for the major research project for the year. By Friday students will have to pick a topic (and a partner approved by a parent/guardian). In between these research days, students will be starting chapter 2.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Quiz today. Tomorrow we will spend class looking through possible research topics for the major research project for the year. By Friday students will have to pick a topic (and a partner approved by a parent/guardian). In between these research days, students will be starting chapter 2.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Quiz today. Tomorrow we will spend class looking through possible research topics for the major research project for the year. By Friday students will have to pick a topic (and a partner approved by a parent/guardian). In between these research days, students will be starting chapter 2.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Welcome to Shelby McCartney who is a MUN education student who will be with me for 2 weeks as part of her degree program.

2) Ear buds...need them....

3)
Oct. 4th:Terry Fox walk
Oct. 11th: PD day- no school
Oct. 14th: Thanksgiving - no school
September 27, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we did review for our quiz on Tuesday.

Format 10 multiple choice and 5 identifying legal milestones.

Students completed their in-class foldable on Wednesday. If you missed it this will have to be completed at home OR stay with me 2-3 on Tuesday.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we did review for our quiz on Tuesday.

Format 10 multiple choice and 5 identifying legal milestones.

Students completed their in-class foldable on Wednesday. If you missed it this will have to be completed at home OR stay with me 2-3 on Tuesday.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today was our school yard lab where students identified biotic and abiotic factors in the ecosystem around the school. A great way to end the week!

Write up for the lab will be on Tuesday.

Quiz: Oct. 7th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we did review for our quiz on Monday.

After the quiz students will start their research project. Step One will be picking a topic.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today we did review for our quiz on Monday.

After the quiz students will start their research project. Step One will be picking a topic.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we did review for our quiz on Monday.

After the quiz students will start their research project. Step One will be picking a topic.
September 26, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today was the last day for presentations.

Students will get review on Friday for their quiz on Monday.

After their quiz, students will start the first steps for their research project.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today students got the chance to do the quizlet and practice quiz in Google classroom.

Students will get review on Friday for their quiz on Monday.

After their quiz, students will start the first steps for their research project.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today students got the chance to do the quizlet and practice quiz in Google classroom.

Students will get review on Friday for their quiz on Monday.

After their quiz, students will start the first steps for their research project.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we learned about the Home Children - a case of disempowerment in Canadian history.

Quiz moved to Oct. 1st.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we continued with levels of organization and range of tolerance.

Classroom Code: itj908j I've started uploading unit content including the pre-lab and lab groups.

Lab tomorrow last period. Dress for outside weather!

First Science quiz: Oct. 7th.

Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Still missing earbuds from each student. The school list requires a dedicated set for our classroom.
2) Important dates:

September 30th: Socials quiz
Oct. 4th:Terry Fox walk (tentative)
Oct. 11th: PD day
Oct. 14th: Thanksgiving - no school
September 25, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we finished off presentations. The ones not done are for students who have not complete their projects. I will make contact re: arrangements getting the work done.

Quiz: Monday September 30th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we finished off presentations.

Quiz: Monday September 30th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we work on their foldable. The majority of students are done so we will not need the class tomorrow to work on it (I will give a few students time to finish up the last little bit)

Quiz moved to Tuesday Oct. 1st.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we work on their foldable. The majority of students are done so we will not need the class tomorrow to work on it (I will give a few students time to finish up the last little bit)

Quiz moved to Tuesday Oct. 1st.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we finished abiotic factors and ecosystems and then started looking at levels of organization.

Lab: Last period on Friday. Dress for outdoor weather.

Join the Google classroom:
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Still missing earbuds from each student. The school list requires a dedicated set for our classroom.
2) Important dates:

September 30th: Socials quiz
Oct. 4th:Terry Fox walk (tentative)
Oct. 11th: PD day
Oct. 14th: Thanksgiving - no school
September 24, 2019
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
We only had a short class today due to the switch over in classes.

The schoolyard lab will go ahead period 6 on Friday. This is a core lab.

Chapter 1 quiz: tentative Oct. 7th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we continued our presentations.

Quiz September 30th. Google classroom has been updated with study materials.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today we continued our presentations.

Quiz September 30th. Google classroom has been updated with study materials.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we continued our presentations.

Quiz September 30th. Google classroom has been updated with study materials.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we started our in-class assignment.

IMPORTANT: Quiz has been moved to Oct. 1st. This is in light of the class changes in Grade 7.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Still missing earbuds from each student. The school list requires a dedicated set for our classroom.
2) Important dates:

September 30th: Socials quiz
Oct. 4th:Terry Fox walk (tentative)
Oct. 11th: PD day
Oct. 14th: Thanksgiving - no school
September 23, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today students presented their artifact presentations.

Assignments not ready for presentation today will be deducted by -10%.

Quiz September 30th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today students presented their artifact presentations.

Assignments not ready for presentation today will be deducted by -10%.

Quiz September 30th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today students presented their artifact presentations.

Assignments not ready for presentation today will be deducted by -10%.

Quiz September 30th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today students worked on their in-class assignment.

Quiz September 27th. Google classroom has been updated with a quizlet and a practice quiz and an answer key for the Empowerment booklet.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today I did a pre-lab for the School yard lab. Due to the class changes I am unsure of when the lab will be held (Either Thursday or Friday in all likelihood). I will post the pre-lab in Google classroom.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Important dates:

September 30th: Socials quiz
Oct. 4th:Terry Fox walk (tentative)
Oct. 11th: PD day
Oct. 14th: Thanksgiving - no school
Boys soccer Grade 8 - tryouts today at 3.
September 20, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we learned about primary and secondary sources of information.

Quiz September 30th.
Assignment: early bird is today (midnight is the cut off) and the assignment/ presentations start on Monday.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today we learned about primary and secondary sources of information.

Quiz September 30th.
Assignment: early bird is today (midnight is the cut off) and the assignment/ presentations start on Monday.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we learned about primary and secondary sources of information.

Quiz September 30th.
Assignment: early bird is today (midnight is the cut off) and the assignment/ presentations start on Monday.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we learned about cultural,societal and national empowerment and then started learning about disempowerment.

Quiz: September 27th and in-class assignment start Monday Sept. 23rd.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we learned about cultural,societal and national empowerment and then started learning about disempowerment.

Quiz: September 27th and in-class assignment start Monday Sept. 23rd.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we finished learning about abiotic and biotic factors and then looked at 4 ecosystems and determined which abiotic factors would be found in each ecosystem.
September 19, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we continued on learning about the 5 types of Empowerment.

Quiz Sept. 27th. The quiz will not include the home children case study.

In-class assignment : As we have time now, the in-class assignment (foldable) will start on Monday Sept. 23rd. Students will have 3 days to work on the assignment in class.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we continued on learning about the 5 types of Empowerment.

Quiz Sept. 27th. The quiz will not include the home children case study.

In-class assignment : As we have time now, the in-class assignment (foldable) will start on Monday Sept. 23rd. Students will have 3 days to work on the assignment in class.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we did individual and collective past and started the Historical Method of Research.

Quiz : September 30th.
Artifact assignment due Monday September 23rd. Early bird is tomorrow.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today we did individual and collective past and started the Historical Method of Research.

Quiz : September 30th.
Artifact assignment due Monday September 23rd. Early bird is tomorrow.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we did individual and collective past and started the Historical Method of Research.

Quiz : September 30th.
Artifact assignment due Monday September 23rd. Early bird is tomorrow.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Students must pass into me a set of earbuds they will use this year.

2) Homeroom Hangout code: wvx436x

3) First PD day: Oct. 11th.
September 18, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we reviewed Personal Empowerment and then I gave them time to work on the Five Pieces of Empowerment in their Empowerment booklet.

Quiz September 27th (format TBA)
In-class assignment September 30th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we reviewed Personal Empowerment and then I gave them time to work on the Five Pieces of Empowerment in their Empowerment booklet.

Quiz September 27th (format TBA)
In-class assignment September 30th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 100
Yesterday I went over how to do the journal for their assignment in Google classroom and how to create an assignment.

Today I gave them a period to work on their assignment so I can troubleshoot any issues.

Assignment due Sept. 23th, early bird Sept. 20th, Quiz September 30th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Monday I went over how to do the journal for their assignment in Google classroom and how to create an assignment.

Today I gave them a period to work on their assignment so I can troubleshoot any issues.

Assignment due Sept. 23th, early bird Sept. 20th
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today I reviewed Ecosystems in Newfoundland and then we started learning about abiotic and biotic factors that interact in an ecosystem.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Students must pass into me a set of earbuds they will use this year.

2) Homeroom Hangout code: wvx436x

3) First PD day: Oct. 11th.
September 17, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we reviewed the Charter of Rights and then started learning about personal Empowerment.

Quiz on Chapter One: Sept. 27th.

In-class assignment Sept. 30th.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we reviewed the Charter of Rights and then started learning about personal Empowerment.

Quiz on Chapter One: Sept. 27th.

In-class assignment Sept. 30th.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we continued learning about Newfoundland and Labrador Ecosystems.

Students received their Unit One plan and their their first booklet on Ecosystems.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Yesterday I went over how to do the journal for their assignment in Google classroom and how to create an assignment.

Today I gave them a period to work on their assignment so I can troubleshoot any issues.

Assignment due Sept. 23th, early bird Sept. 20th
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today I went over how to do the journal for their assignment in Google classroom and how to create an assignment.

Tomorrow I will give them a period to work on their assignment so I can troubleshoot any issues.

Assignment due Sept. 23th, early bird Sept. 20th
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Students must pass into me a set of earbuds they will use this year.

2) Homeroom Hangout code: wvx436x
September 16, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today students learned about Canada's Constitution and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. I uploaded a short video on the Charter to Google classroom.

Heads up: Quiz September 27th on Chapter One and Assignment will be give out on Sept. 30th. Some in-class time will be given.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today students learned about Canada's Constitution and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms. I uploaded a short video on the Charter to Google classroom.

Heads up: Quiz September 27th on Chapter One and Assignment will be give out on Sept. 30th. Some in-class time will be given.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today I went over how to do a journal and we went over how they can approach the journal they are to write for their assignment. The assignment is due September 23rd and the early bird is Sept, 20th. The slideshow for today is in Google classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today I went over how to do a journal and we went over how they can approach the journal they are to write for their assignment. The assignment is due September 23rd and the early bird is Sept, 20th. The slideshow for today is in Google classroom.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we started Unit One. Students received their Unit One guide and their Chapter 1.1 booklet.

Students should have a new duotang for this unit.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Students must pass into me a set of earbuds they will use this year.

2) Homeroom Hangout code: wvx436x
September 13, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we watched Episode one of Vanished in the Mist.

Monday we will go over how to write a journal for Socials and I will give them time to work on their journal for their assignment.

Assignment will be due September 23rd with the early bird September 20.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we watched Episode one of Vanished in the Mist.

Monday we will go over how to write a journal for Socials and I will give them time to work on their journal for their assignment.

Assignment will be due September 23rd with the early bird September 20.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today we watched Episode one of Vanished in the Mist.

Monday we will go over how to write a journal for Socials and I will give them time to work on their journal for their assignment.

Assignment will be due September 23rd with the early bird September 20.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we learned about Legal Milestones and looked at the Child and Youth Advocate booklet.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we finished lab safety and we will start Unit One on Monday. Please have another yellow duotang for then.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Students must pass into me a set of earbuds they will use this year.

2) Homeroom Hangout code: wvx436x

3) School grounds clean-up at 11 on Sunday. Watch Twitter for an announcement.
September 12, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we learned about legal milestone and started looking at the booklet published by the Child/Youth advocate about their rights.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we watched a few short vidoes on lab safety before most of the period was used for pictures for picture day.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today students worked on a sheet that had 7 mystery artifacts that they had to try and guess what they were.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today students worked on a sheet that had 7 mystery artifacts that they had to try and guess what they were.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today students worked on a sheet that had 7 mystery artifacts that they had to try and guess what they were.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
1) Students must pass into me a set of earbuds they will use this year.

2) Curriculum night: Thursday 6:30 to 7:40 for junior high.Please go to Room 208

3) Picture day was today.

4) Homeroom Hangout code: wvx436x
September 10, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we looked at the difference between power and authority.

Google class room code for 7-5: bbkdfw
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we looked at the difference between power and authority.

Google class room code for 7-8: fyzn0h8
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today students started looking at what is history and what can artifacts/pictures etc. tell us about the past.

Google classroom code: z97i914
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Today students started looking at what is history and what can artifacts/pictures etc. tell us about the past.

Google classroom code: 11ipsf
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today students started looking at what artifacts/pictures etc. can tell us about the past.


Google classroom code:f0jz8x9
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Happy Tuesday 8-8!!

1) Still missing some forms. Thanks to those who have theirs in :)

2) Students must pass into me a set of earbuds they will use this year.

3) Cafeteria service has started.

4) Curriculum night: Thursday 6:30 to 7:40 for junior high.Please go to Room 208

5) Picture day: Thursday Sept. 12th.

6) Homeroom Hangout code: wvx436x
September 9, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we started looking at the concept of power. Students received their chapter outline and their Unit One booklet. A reminder that students are to have a red binder or duotang for this course.

There will be a quiz on this chapter.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Today we started looking at the concept of power. Students received their chapter outline and their Unit One booklet. A reminder that students are to have a red binder or duotang for this course.

There will be a quiz on this chapter.
Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we reviewd the lab safety slideshow on the rules of lab safety. They started a little activity where they designed a t-shirt that had two lab rules on it. Next day we will have class in one of the labs to go over glassware, safety features in the lab and the lab fire exit.

I collected in the yellow duotang for lab safety. They will need a yellow one Monday for the next Unit.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Today we brainstormed about what students think of when they hear the word history. We then looked at the various aspects of history, such as it's influence on the present.

Students received their Unit One booklet which are their notes for this unit.

A reminder to have a red binder for this course.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Today we brainstormed about what students think of when they hear the word history.

Students received their Unit One booklet which are their notes for this unit.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Hello Homeroom 8-8!!

1) Please have all forms in ASAP

2) Students must pass into me a set of earbuds they will use this year.

3) Cafeteria service has started

4) Curriculum night: Thursday 6:30 to 7:40 for junior high.

5) Picture day: Thursday Sept. 12th.

6) Homeroom Hangout code: wvx436x

7) Picture forms went home today!
September 6, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-8
Welcome back to school Socials 7-8! Today we finished going over the procedures and my expectations for the year. Students will get their first booklet on Monday.

Students need to have a red binder for Monday!

Google classroom code: fyzn0h8
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Welcome back to school Socials 7-5! Today we finished going over the procedures and my expectations for the year. Students will get their first booklet on Monday. Students need to have a red binder for Monday!

Google classroom code: bbkdfw


Science
Assigned to Class: 7-6
Today we finished going over the procedures. We then started talking about lab safety. Students are required to have 3-4 classes on lab safety in order to complete core labs.

Students also need to have a set of earbuds that they need to pass into their homeroom teacher.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-5
Welcome back to school Socials 8-5! Today I introduced the Socials course and my expectations for the year. Students will get their first booklet on Monday. Students need to have a red binder for Monday!

Google classroom code: z97i914


Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 8-6
Welcome back to school Socials 8-6! Today we finished going over the procedures and my expectations for the year. We then brainstormed about their ideas are of what is history. Students received their Chapter 1 booklet/study guide.

Google classroom code: 11ipsf
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-8
Hello Homeroom 8-8!!

1) Please have all forms in on Monday! Thanks to those who have theirs in :)

2) Students must pass into me a set of earbuds they will use this year.

3) Cafeteria service starts Monday!

4) Curriculum night: Thursday 6:30 to 7:40 for junior high.

5) Picture day: Thursday Sept. 12th.

6) Homeroom Hangout code: wvx436x

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