Homework Assigned By: ODriscoll, Heidi
June 12, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Exam review continues. Today we focused on Poetry. We did the poem 'The Race' and question sheet. Please use the literal meaning outline posted to GC.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we examined the 2015 Language Exam. Students were able to see format, length, question style, values and ask question. We also reviewed the format for our exam this year.

We reviewed short stories by reading 'Weird Richard' in class, doing the 5 m/c and outlines on the TDSC questions.
Please use 'School In August' posted to GC for further poetry review.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Exam review continues. Today we focused on Poetry. We did the poem 'The Race' and question sheet. Please use the literal meaning outline posted to GC.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Today we examined the 2015 Language Exam. Students were able to see format, length, question style, values and ask question. We also reviewed the format for our exam this year.

We reviewed short stories by reading 'Weird Richard' in class, doing the 5 m/c and outlines on the TDSC questions.
Please use 'School In August' posted to GC for further poetry review.
June 10, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. Please return permission to study at home forms for Tuesday.
2. Literature Circles are now overdue.
3. Exam Outlines and review are posted to Google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Exam Outlines and review are posted to Google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Exam Outlines and review are posted to Google classroom.

Among the Hidden Luke character essays were returned today. Powerschool is updated and complete for exam.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. Please return permission to study at home forms for Tuesday.
2. Literature Circles are now overdue.
3. Exam Outlines and review are posted to Google classroom.
June 5, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
All work is due at the end of this week. June 7, 2019 is the deadline for essays.
Among the Hidden character trait essays final copy must be printed and handed in on Friday. Process booklets are not handed in and all rough draft work is in google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
All work is due at the end of this week. June 7, 2019 is the deadline for essays.

Among the Hidden character trait essays final copy must be printed and handed in on Friday. Process booklets are not handed in and all rough draft work is in google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
All work is due at the end of this week. June 7, 2019 is the deadline for essays.

Playlist assignments must be turned in on Google Classroom. Lit Circle booklets must be complete and handed in by Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
All work is due at the end of this week. June 7, 2019 is the deadline for essays.

Playlist assignments must be turned in on Google Classroom. Lit Circle booklets must be complete and handed in by Friday.
May 28, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Among the Hidden
1. Quiz on Thursday
2. continuing with notes and started introductory paragraph in google classroom. Outline and support notes were given out in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Chrome books in class for the Playlist assignment.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Playlist assignments presentations in class and review of eah page of the LitCircle booklets.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Among the Hidden - continuing with notes and started introductory paragraph in google classroom. Outline and support notes were given out in class.
May 23, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Review/ study class for the content quiz (30 multiple choice) on Among the Hidden.
Quiz is TOMORROW- review your chapter questions please.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Students have had three classes to work on the Playlist assignment for the novel The Rule of the Road. Assignments must be finished and turned in on Chromebook at the end of language class tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Finished the novel Among the Hidden today. Content quiz will be on Thursday May 30, 2019. We will finish chapter questions tomorrow
May 21, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
completed reading the novel Rules of the Road. Booklets are due Tuesday May 28. Outline with notes for character trait paragraph were given today with a full period to work on the written answer. Chromebooks will be in class for the playlist assignment.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Among The Hidden- almost finished the novel. On Ch 22.23 chapter questions. Content quiz will be ASAP. Date to be chosen by class tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Among The Hidden- almost finished the novel. On Ch 22.23 chapter questions. Content quiz will be ASAP. Date to be chosen by class tomorrow.
April 30, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Literature Circle Booklets were given out today. We completed the first block of the conflict sheet and began the first block of the character sheet. Students read to the end of Ch 1
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
ATH- we examined the concepts of Democracy and Totalitarianism as forms of government today. We also discussed the effects of propaganda and society. Read up to ch 4
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
ATH- we examined the concepts of Democracy and Totalitarianism as forms of government today. We also discussed the effects of propaganda and society. Read up to ch 4
Adolescence
Assigned to Class: 100
Literature Circle Booklets were given out today.Students read to the end of Ch 1. We will do the fist conflict and character tomorrow.
April 29, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Welcome back !

Today we did a pre-reading exercise inferring the novel content. We also started reading the first chapter.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Welcome back !

Today we did a pre-reading exercise inferring the novel content. We also started reading the first chapter.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Welcome back !

Today we did a pre-reading exercise inferring the novel content. We also started reading the first chapter.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Welcome back !

Today we did a pre-reading exercise inferring the novel content. We also started reading the first chapter.
April 12, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Open Book Quiz on Monday. Google classroom updated.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Open Book Quiz on Monday. Google classroom updated.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Open Book Quiz on Monday. Google classroom updated.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Open Book Quiz on Monday. Google classroom updated.
April 8, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. Read Aloud The Crazy Man is complete
2. We did a pre-reading exercise for the next selection .
3. Google classroom updated with additions for this unit.
Open Book Quiz- April 15, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Read Aloud The Crazy Man is complete
2. We did a pre-reading exercise for the next selection .
3. Google classroom updated with additions for this unit.
Open Book Quiz- April 15, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. Stuck in Neutral read aloud continues.
2. Google classroom updated
Open Book Quiz- April 15, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Open Book Quiz- April 15, 2019
1. Stuck in Neutral read aloud continues.
2. Google classroom updated
April 2, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. Read Aloud -Stuck In Neutral con't
2. Theme connection question on The River and MMWCFC poems.

Open Book Quiz- April 15, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Read Aloud - The Crazy Man con't
2. Nonfiction Recount taught the features today. p 220 in textbook.
3. Read Fire and Death P.221 in text
Working on Fire and Death questions.
April 15, 2015 -Open Book Quiz.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. Read Aloud - The Crazy Man con't
2. Nonfiction Recount taught the features today. p 220 in textbook.
3. Read Fire and Death P.221 in text
Working on Fire and Death questions.
April 15, 2015 -Open Book Quiz.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. Read Aloud -Stuck In Neutral con't
2. Theme connection question on The River and MMWCFC poems.

Open Book Quiz- April 15, 2019
April 1, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Speeches were returned today and posted on Google Classroom.
Con't with The Crazy Man.

Open book quiz - April 15, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Open book quiz - April 15, 2019

reading Stuck In Neutral and watched a news segment on a similar student for theme.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Open book quiz - April 15, 2019
reading Stuck In Neutral and watched a news segment on a similar student for theme.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Speeches were returned today and posted on Google Classroom.
Con't with The Crazy Man.
Open book quiz - April 15, 2019
March 27, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. We are continuing the Read Aloud Novel - Stuck In Neutral.
2. We are working on a poetry unit, we have reviewed terms & will begin to resume 'Vegas' terms game.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. We are working on a read aloud novel - The Crazy Man by Pamela Porter
2. We have started our unit Mysteries, Fears and Phobias with a inc lass poster assignment. We have begun the first selection, The Killer's Tall Tale and answered question on Inference.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. We are continuing the Read Aloud Novel - Stuck In Neutral.
2. We are working on a poetry unit, we have reviewed terms & will begin to resume 'Vegas' terms game.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. We are working on a read aloud novel - The Crazy Man by Pamela Porter
2. We have started our unit Mysteries, Fears and Phobias with a inc lass poster assignment. We have begun the first selection, The Killer's Tall Tale and answered question on Inference.
March 19, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Excellent day presenting speeches. The class finalist will be invited to participate in the Junior High Speak Off on Thursday Night.

Digital Collage Assignment- due to technical issues with google classroom/slides no assignment will be deducted marks for lateness.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Digital Collage Assignment- due to technical issues with google classroom/slides no assignment will be deducted marks for lateness.

SPEECHES: Excellent day presenting speeches for those who did. The class finalist will be invited to participate in the Junior High Speak Off on Thursday Night. Any student who used their 'pass' in class today must present when called on to be considered for the school Speak Off.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Digital Collage Assignment- due to technical issues with google classroom/slides no assignment will be deducted marks for lateness.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Digital Collage Assignment- due to technical issues with google classroom/slides no assignment will be deducted marks for lateness.

Missed class for Graduation photos
March 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Fairy Tales are due . Independent Novel Digital Collages are due by Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-3
Speech presentations continue in class. Digital Collages are due tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Fairy Tales are due . Independent Novel Digital Collages are due by Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Speech presentations continue in class. Digital Collages are due tomorrow.
March 11, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Speech- due date is adjusted to Wed. March 13, 2019. Presentations will begin on Wednesday.
Ind Novel- Digital Collage due Friday March 15, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Ind Novel- Digital Collage due Friday March 15, 2019
Fairy Tale - adjusted due date- Wed March 13, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Ind Novel- Digital Collage due Friday March 15, 2019
Fairy Tale - adjusted due date- Wed March 13, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Speech- due date is adjusted to Wed. March 13, 2019. Presentations will begin on Wednesday.
Ind Novel- Digital Collage due Friday March 15, 2019
March 7, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Speech- due date is adjusted to Wed. March 13, 2019. Presentations will begin on Wednesday.
Ind Novel- Digital Collage due Friday March 15, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Speech- due date is adjusted to Wed. March 13, 2019. Presentations will begin on Wednesday.
Ind Novel- Digital Collage due Friday March 15, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Ind Novel- Digital Collage due Friday March 15, 2019
Fairy Tale - adjusted due date- Wed March 13, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Ind Novel- Digital Collage due Friday March 15, 2019
Fairy Tale - adjusted due date- Wed March 13, 2019
March 4, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Students began writing the rough draft of their persuasive essays today.We are confident with our source cards and research. We started intro paragraphs and thesis statements today. We will continue working on this tomorrow and for the week.
Please have your Independent novel for every class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Chrome books for our Fairy Tale rough draft started today. Dialogue notes and two sample paragraphs are posted to google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Chrome books for our Fairy Tale rough draft started today. Dialogue notes and two sample paragraphs are posted to google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Students began writing the rough draft of their persuasive essays today.We are confident with our source cards and research. We started intro paragraphs and thesis statements today. We will continue working on this tomorrow and for the week.
Please have your Independent novel for every class.
February 27, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Extended homeroom for Pink Shirt Day - reduced class time. Gave out handouts on sample essay, thesis statement and sample source card. We will be working with these on Thursday and Friday

Final copy of the speech will require three source cards - one for each supported paragraph.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Watching Maleficent to compare to Sleeping beauty for Point of View.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Watching Maleficent to compare to Sleeping beauty for Point of View.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Gave out handouts on sample essay, thesis statement and sample source card. We will be working with these on Thursday and Friday.
Final copy of the speech will require three source cards - one for each supported paragraph.
February 26, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Excellent day ! Moving into our Independent Novel. We also completed our topic selection work. Each students should have a clear topic. They should understand which SIDE of the topic they are persuading people to agree with them about. Tomorrow we do Thesis statements and learn how to fill out source cards for our research. Final Copy Due Date is March 11.

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Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Excellent day ! Moving into our Independent Novel. We also completed our topic selection work. Each students should have a clear topic. They should understand which SIDE of the topic they are persuading people to agree with them about. Tomorrow we do Thesis statements and learn how to fill out source cards for our research. Final Copy Due Date is March 11.
Scrapbook marks are posted to Powerschool.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Fairy Tale Unit con't with research on the six elements of a fairy tale. Please have your independent novel for every class. Process Piece Fairy Tale Due March 11.
Adolescence
Assigned to Class: 100
Fairy Tale Unit con't with research on the six elements of a fairy tale. Please have your independent novel for every class. Process Piece Fairy Tale Due March 11.
February 20, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Novels need to be in class everyday during the Fairy Tale Unit. Please.
Today we examined the characteristics of a Fairy Tale. These will be needed when we begin to write our own Tale later in the unit.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Novels need to be in class everyday during the Speech Unit. Please.
Today we did an lesson called Skim/Scan to practice and use our research skills.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Novels need to be in class everyday during the Speech Unit. Please. Today we went to the LRC to begin research. Students were asked to narrow down the list to three topics and begin to search for research. The final topic will be the one they have found useful information.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Novels need to be in class everyday during the Fairy Tale Unit. Please.
Today we examined the characteristics of a Fairy Tale. These will be needed when we begin to write our own Tale later in the unit.
February 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Underground to Canada Scrapbooks were due today. Please have an Independent novel to read during class while we are working on our Essays & Speeches Unit.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Underground to Canada Scrapbooks were due today. Please have an Independent novel to read during class while we are working on our Essays & Speeches Unit.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
The Outsiders Process Piece due today. Please have an Independent Novel in class next week. We will be reading while we are focused on the next unit - Fairy Tales.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
The Outsiders Process Piece due today. Please have an Independent Novel in class next week. We will be reading while we are focused on the next unit - Fairy Tales.
February 12, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
the Outsiders Process Piece continues - Due This Thursday Feb 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Final Scrapbook class today- Due on Feb 14, 2019 this Thursday

We begin a new unit tomorrow- Essays & Speeches.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
the Outsiders Process Piece continues - Due This Thursday Feb 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Final Scrapbook class today- Due on Feb 14, 2019 this Thursday

We begin a new unit tomorrow- Essays & Speeches.
February 11, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Scrapbook class today. Tomorrow will be the final day in class for Scrapbook work. Final scrapbooks are due in class on Thursday Feb 14, 2019.
Late assignments will be deducted 10% as per school policy.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
The Outsiders Process Piece is this week's focus. Pre-writing and jot note sheets should be completed. The rough draft was written today. Chromebooks will be in class all week. Final copies are due in Google Classroom at end of class on Thursday Feb 14, 2019.
Late assignments will be deducted 10% as per school policy.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
The Outsiders Process Piece is this week's focus. Pre-writing and jot note sheets should be completed. The rough draft was written today. Chromebooks will be in class all week. Final copies are due in Google Classroom at end of class on Thursday Feb 14, 2019.
Late assignments will be deducted 10% as per school policy.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Scrapbook class today. Tomorrow will be the final day in class for Scrapbook work. Final scrapbooks are due in class on Thursday Feb 14, 2019.
Late assignments will be deducted 10% as per school policy.
February 8, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Finished the movie The Outsiders. Jot notes and pre writing for the process piece done in class today. Chrome books in class next week to work on the essay. . Due date - Feb 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Completed the movie, researched Harriett Tubman and worked on scrapbooks. Please have your materials for Monday. Due Date - Feb 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Completed the movie, researched Harriett Tubman and worked on scrapbooks. Please have your materials for Monday. Due Date - Feb 14, 2019
Adolescence
Assigned to Class: 100
Finished movie and reviewed the setting video with S. E. Hinton. Pre-write and jot notes on Monday. Due date is Feb 14, 2019.
February 7, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Finished the movie Race To Freedom today. Students will have a double period to work on the Scrapbook assignment in class tomorrow. Please bring materials from home. Due date - Feb 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
We will finish the movie The Outsiders tomorrow.We will begin jot notes and pre writing for the process piece in class tomorrow. Due date - Feb 14, 2019
Adolescence
Assigned to Class: 100
We will finish the movie Race To Freedom tomorrow. Students will have a double period to work on the Scrapbook assignment in class tomorrow. Please bring materials from home. Due date - Feb 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Finished the movie The Outsiders today.We will begin jot notes and pre writing for the process piece in class tomorrow. Due date - Feb 14, 2019
February 5, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Underground to Canada quiz today. Marks are posted to power school.
Scrapbook assignment is due Feb 14, 2019. We are watching the movie linked to the book Underground to Canada, students should be working on the scrapbook assignment outside class time.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Underground to Canada quiz today. Marks are posted to power school.
Scrapbook assignment is due Feb 14, 2019. We are watching the movie linked to the book Underground to Canada, students should be working on the scrapbook assignment outside class time.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
The Outsiders quiz marks are posted to power school. Process piece packages were given out and explained with a setting video clip for support. Due Date for process piece is Feb 14, 2019. There will be time in class with chrome books to type the final draft.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
The Outsiders quiz marks are posted to power school. Process piece packages were given out and explained with a setting video clip for support. Due Date for process piece is Feb 14, 2019. There will be time in class with chrome books to type the final draft.
February 4, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
The Outsiders content quiz today.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Underground to Canada review quiz today. In class content quiz tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
The Outsiders content quiz today.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Underground to Canada review quiz today. In class content quiz tomorrow.
February 1, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
The Outsiders content quiz on Monday.
20 multiple choice, 10 matching and 5 quotes and 5 true/false.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Underground to Canada content quiz on Tuesday Feb 5.
Scrapbook assignments are posted to GC.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
The Outsiders content quiz on Monday. 20 multiple choice, 10 matching and 5 quotes and 5 true/false.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Underground to Canada content quiz on Tuesday Feb 5.
Scrapbook assignments are posted to GC.
January 28, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
TEST - Friday Feb 8, 2019 (may be moved earlier if we finish the novel earlier- notice will be given ) Underground to Canada - please use your chapter questions for review
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
TEST - Wednesday Feb 6, 2019
The Outsiders - Ch 9
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
The Outsiders - ch 9 .
TEST - Wednesday Feb 6, 2019
Health
Assigned to Class: 8-9
In class textbook fill in the blank assignment completed in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
TEST - Friday Feb 8, 2019 (may be moved earlier if we finish the novel earlier- notice will be given ) Underground to Canada - please use your chapter questions for review
January 23, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
all photo essays completed. Chapter 5 questions complete. Ch 6 reading

All students should be aware audio versions of the novels are posted to Google Classroom and should be listened to if absent for avoid spoilers in class and falling behind if absent. are
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Questions to ch 11 and read to ch 12
All students should be aware audio versions of the novels are posted to Google Classroom and should be listened to if absent for avoid spoilers in class and falling behind if absent. are
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Questions to the end of ch 7 . reading for ch 8
All students should be aware audio versions of the novels are posted to Google Classroom and should be listened to if absent for avoid spoilers in class and falling behind if absent. are
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Chapter 9 pg. 62
All students should be aware audio versions of the novels are posted to Google Classroom and should be listened to if absent for avoid spoilers in class and falling behind if absent. are
January 21, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
The Outsiders audio - ch 7 questions complete to ch 5
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Underground to Canada- questions to the end of ch 7 . Audio- ch 8
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Underground to Canada- questions ch 9. Audio ch 11
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
The Outsiders audio - ch 5 questions complete to ch 5 #6.
January 18, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Underground to Canada materials have been added to the Google classroom including audio clip links for any student that missed part of the book. Up to chapter 9 with questions complete.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Completed photo essay presentations. The Outsiders novel materials have been added to the Google classroom including audio clip links for any student that missed part of the book. Chapter 4
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Completed photo essay presentations. Underground to Canada materials have been added to the Google classroom including audio clip links for any student that missed part of the book.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Completed photo essay presentations. The Outsiders novel materials have been added to the Google classroom including audio clip links for any student that missed part of the book. Chapter 5
January 16, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
We are at Ch 6 in the novel with the questions completed.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Today we did photo essay presentations. We also reviewed a slide show with background info on the novel. Materials are posted on Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
The Outsiders- Ch 3- please do not do questions until the chapter is complete
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
The Outsiders- Ch 4- please do not do questions until the chapter is complete. We will review ch 3 & 4 answers in class.
January 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. photo essay presentations continue
2. The Outsiders- ch 1 & questions complete. Ch 2 1/2 way through.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Read to the end of CH 4 and if questions are not completed from class time they should be completed for homework
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. photo essay presentations continue
2. The Outsiders- ch 1 & questions complete. Ch 2 read and questions assigned.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Read to the end of CH 2 and if questions are not completed from class time they should be completed for homework
January 11, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
completed up to Ch 2 with questions. of our novel Underground to Canada.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. started The Outsiders. Ch 1 is completed, please finish the chapter questions for Monday. Audio recording by chapter are available on YOUTUBE.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. started The Outsiders. Ch 1 is completed, please finish the chapter questions for Monday. Audio recording by chapter are available on YOUTUBE.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. gave out Underground to Canada questions
2. new seating chart
3. read Ch 1 of novel
January 10, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Underground to Canada slide show for introduction. We read chapter 1 and the students have the chapter questions for the whole novel. We will do chapter 1 questions together tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
The Outsiders - chapter 1 up to page 11. Chapter questions were given out today as well.
January 9, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Photo Essay presentations continue.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Photo Essay presentations continue. Began the pre-reading chromebook assignment for our novel today.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Photo Essay presentations continue.
Began the pre-reading chromebook assignment for our novel today.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Photo Essay presentations continue.
January 7, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
All classes presenting Photo Essays today in class. These were submitted before the holiday. We will begin the novel Underground to Canada in class this week. Please clear out your binders for new material.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
All classes presenting Photo Essays today in class. These were submitted before the holiday. We will begin the novel Underground to Canada in class this week. Please clear out your binders for new material.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
All classes presenting Photo Essays today in class. These were submitted before the holiday. We will begin the novel The Outsiders in class this week. Please clear out your binders for new material.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
All classes presenting Photo Essays today in class. These were submitted before the holiday. We will begin the novel The Outsiders in class this week. Please clear out your binders for new material.
December 14, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
uiz- Dec 18, 2018- this will be an open notes in class assignment. You must have your materials in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Quiz- Dec 17, 2018- this will be an open textbook in class assignment. You must have your text in class. Quiz format is fill in the blank and short answer.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Quiz- Dec 17, 2018- this will be an open textbook in class assignment. You must have your text in class. Quiz format is fill in the blank and short answer.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
uiz- Dec 18, 2018- this will be an open notes in class assignment. You must have your materials in class.
December 12, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Quiz- Dec 17, 2018- this will be an open textbook in class assignment. You must have your text in class. Quiz format is fill in the blank and short answer.

Dreaming of Stardom - pg 335 with worksheet completed in class today
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Quiz- Dec 18, 2018- this will be an open notes in class assignment. You must have your materials in class.

Due to the weather we switched to the poem 'snow' and completed the personification term. Check your booklet for sample answers.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Quiz- Dec 17, 2018- this will be an open textbook in class assignment. You must have your text in class.

Quiz format is fill in the blank and short answer.

Dreaming of Stardom - pg 335 with worksheet completed in class today

Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Quiz- Dec 18, 2018- this will be an open notes in class assignment. You must have your materials in class.

Due to the weather we switched to the poem 'snow' and completed the personification term. Check your booklet for sample answers.

December 11, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Quiz- Dec 17, 2018- this will be an open textbook in class assignment. You must have your text in class.

Worksheet on I Have Down's Syndrome p 317.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Quiz- Dec 18, 2018- this will be an open notes in class assignment. You must have your materials in class.

Today we looked at The Shark and will complete literal meaning and simile answers. We moved on and read Celebration poem as well.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Quiz- Dec 17, 2018- this will be an open textbook in class assignment. You must have your text in class.

Worksheet on I Have Down's Syndrome p 317.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Quiz- Dec 18, 2018- this will be an open notes in class assignment. You must have your materials in class.

Today we looked at The Shark and will complete literal meaning and simile answers. Students were given a complete package of poems and sample answers with outlines and definitions. Please use it and bring it to class.
December 7, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Poetry Open Notes Quiz Dec 18, 2018. Today in class we reviewed the terms and began using/identifying personification.

Photo Essays are due today
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Poetry Open Notes Quiz Dec 18, 2018.
Photo Essays are due today

Today we reviewed the terms of figurative language for poetry. We began the poem The Shark. We wrote a simile sample answer together. WE also started the literal meaning answer.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Chasing A Dream Open Book Quiz- Dec 17, 2018

Today we did title, heading, sub-title analysis for the whole unit. We discussed arrangement, spacing, captions, lists, symbols. Please have your textbooks for every class until Holidays.
December 5, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Today we used chrome books and worked on the Photo Essay assignment due for this FRIDAY.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Today we used chrome books and worked on the Photo Essay assignment due for this FRIDAY.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Speech presentations continue. Please have a printed copy of your speech in class to present.
Health
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Today we had a presentation from the Autism Society.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today we used chrome books and worked on the Photo Essay assignment due for this FRIDAY.
November 30, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Speech presentations continue in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Turning Points blue packages were collected in class today. Please hand them in if you did not - your rough draft work is worth marks too!
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Speech presentations continue in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Turning Points blue packages were collected in class today. Please hand them in if you did not - your rough draft work is worth marks too!
November 27, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Turning Points Essays due today.
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.
Speech presentations in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Turning Points Essays due today.
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.
Speech presentations in class.
November 26, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Turning Points essays due tomorrow. No more class time. Please hand in your paper copies and submitted your final copy on GC.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.
Speech presentations in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.
Speech presentations in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Turning Points essays due tomorrow. No more class time. Please hand in your paper copies and submitted your final copy on GC.
November 23, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Turning Points were continued in class today and should be continued /worked on at home. Final copies are due Tuesday Nov. 27 Students will have chrome books in class to type the final copy.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Turning Points were worked on in class today and should be continued /worked on at home. Final copies are due Tuesday Nov. 27 Students will have chrome books in class to type the final copy.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Students signed up for their speech presentation time today. There is no more time in class to work on speeches and all materials electronic and paper must be handed in on your presentation day.

Students are encouraged to work on their speeches at home. We reviewed how to use the Read & Write feature on chrome books to assist editing. Speeches should be timed for presentation. We also reviewed how to do a Bibliography page for websites with and without an author.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Students signed up for their speech presentation time today. There is no more time in class to work on speeches and all materials electronic and paper must be handed in on your presentation day.


Students are encouraged to work on their speeches at home. We reviewed how to use the Read & Write feature on chrome books to assist editing. Speeches should be timed for presentation. We also reviewed how to do a Bibliography page for websites with and without an author.
November 22, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Students are encouraged to work on their speeches at home. We reviewed how to use the Read & Write feature on chrome books to assist editing. Speeches should be timed for presentation. We also reviewed how to do a Bibliography page for websites with and without an author.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Students are encouraged to work on their speeches at home. We reviewed how to use the Read & Write feature on chrome books to assist editing. Speeches should be timed for presentation. We also reviewed how to do a Bibliography page for websites with and without an author.


Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.
November 20, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Turning Points rough drafts were started in class today and should be continued /worked on at home. Final copies are due Tuesday Nov. 27 Students will have chrome books in class to type the final copy.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Working on speech, should be in rough draft work now. Final copies with speech in class presentations begin on Monday Nov 26.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Working on speech, should be in rough draft work now. Final copies with speech in class presentations begin on Monday Nov 26.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7 ** Students with longer novels should be reading at home as well as in class.

Turning Points rough drafts will start tomorrow and should be continued /worked on at home. Final copies are due Tuesday Nov. 27 Students will have chrome books in class to type the final copy.
November 19, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7

2. Working on speech, should be in rough draft work now. Final copies with speech in class presentations begin on Monday Nov 26.

Journey Home assignment returned and posted to Power School
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7

2. Turning Points final writing exercise will complete tomorrow and we move into rough drafts
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7

2. Turning Points final writing exercise will complete tomorrow and we move into rough drafts
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. Novel Reading - assignment is posted to Google Classroom. Due December 7

2. Working on speech, should be in rough draft work now. Final copies with speech in class presentations begin on Monday Nov 26.

Journey Home assignment returned and posted to Power School
November 16, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Continuing with our novel reading and Turning Points essay pre writing.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Novel reading and speech work continues
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Novel reading and speech work continues
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
doing great work on our Turing Points work, so we had a novel reading class today! Have a great weekend.
November 15, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Novel reading and continuing to work on our Turning Points
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Novel reading and covered Bibliography and Thesis statements. Chrome books back tomorrow .
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Novel reading and covered Bibliography and Thesis statements. Chrome books back tomorrow .
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. Novel reading and continuing to work on our Turning Points
November 13, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Research class today. Students will need to do some research at home. Thursday we will do Source Cards, Biblo & thesis statement for rough drafts

Please remember your Independent Novels everyday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Independent Novel reading

Working on Turning Points pre-writing. If you did not finish your Values picture, please complete them for homework .
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Research class today. Students will need to do some research at home. Thursday we will do Source Cards, Biblo & thesis statement for rough drafts

Please remember your Independent Novels everyday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Independent Novel reading

Working on Turning Points pre-writing. If you did not finish your Hot Write , please complete for homework .
November 8, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. 10 minutes novel reading

2. research for Speech topics. Students should be focused on finding quotes and supporting information for each of their three arguments. Introductions and thesis statements will be done after research.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. 10 minute novel reading

2. working on Turning Points packages. Today we completed the value section and began second hot write.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. 10 minutes novel reading

2. research for Speech topics. Students should be focused on finding quotes and supporting information for each of their three arguments. Introductions and thesis statements will be done after research.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. returned test
2. 10 minutes novel reading
3. started turning points essays pre writing work (see blue packages )
November 7, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. all students need to have their Independent novel in class everyday for silent reading.

2. Turning Points personal essay unit was distributed today. Students completed the first hot write, moved into identifying traits & values and completed the page of drawing one of the values. Please complete for homework if you did not complete it in class.

3. Schooled Read Aloud assignments were due today.

4. Unit test was returned
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. all students need to have their Independent novel in class everyday for silent reading.
2. Speech- topic should be chosen now. Students will be given two period for research but MUST complete some research at home. It is not possible to research and write the speech in class time given.
3.Journey Home assignments collected today.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. all students need to have their Independent novel in class everyday for silent reading.
2. Speech- topic should be chosen now. Students will be given two period for research but MUST complete some research at home. It is not possible to research and write the speech in class time given.
3.Journey Home assignments collected today.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Missed class for Field Trip. All students submitted Schooled assignment.
November 6, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. Please have your Independent Novel in class everyday. Students can choose a novel from the selection available in Language class.

2. Read Aloud assignments are due on WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 7 2018 - TOMORROW

3. Creative writing reflection on Remembrance Day Assembly.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Please have your Independent Novel in class everyday. Students can choose a novel from the selection available in Language class.

2. Read Aloud assignments are due on WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 7 2018 - TOMORROW

3. Creative writing reflection on Remembrance Day Assembly.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. Please have your Independent Novel in class everyday. Students can choose a novel from the selection available in Language class.

2. Read Aloud assignments are due on WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 7 2018 - TOMORROW

3. Creative writing reflection on Remembrance Day Assembly.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. Please have your Independent Novel in class everyday. Students can choose a novel from the selection available in Language class.

2. Read Aloud assignments are due on WEDNESDAY NOVEMBER 7 2018 - TOMORROW

3. Creative writing reflection on Remembrance Day Assembly.
November 5, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
missed class for Assembly.

Reminder: Read Aloud Assignment Due This Wednesday Nov 7, 2018

Please have Independent Novels in class.

Working on pre-writing for Essays
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Reminder: Read Aloud Assignment Due This Wednesday Nov 7, 2018

Please have Independent Novel for class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Reminder: Read Aloud Assignment Due This Wednesday Nov 7, 2018

Please have Independent novels for class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Reminder: Read Aloud Assignment Due This Wednesday Nov 7, 2018

Completed Body Politics Play. Please have/select Independent Novels for class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Reminder: Read Aloud Assignment Due This Wednesday Nov 7, 2018

Working on Journey Hme assignment, Independent novels and research for three topics for persuasive essays.
October 31, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Completed the Read Aloud Novel Schooled today. Assignments are posted to Google Classroom and given out in paper copy. Samples have been reviewed in class - DUE Nov 7 , 2018

2. Please have an Independent Novel to read in class ASAP.

3. Test marks are posted to power school.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. Journey Home Read Aloud novel is completed. Assignments are posted to GC. Due - Nov 7, 2018

2. Please have an Independent Novel in class for the next unit.

3. We begin Speech topics tomorrow using GC. All speech materials are posted.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. Journey Home Read Aloud novel is completed. Assignments are posted to GC. Due - Nov 7, 2018

2. Please have an Independent Novel in class for the next unit.

3. We begin Speech topics tomorrow using GC. All speech materials are posted.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. Completed the Read Aloud Novel Schooled today. Assignments are posted to Google Classroom and given out in paper copy. Samples have been reviewed in class - DUE Nov 7 , 2018

2. Please have an Independent Novel to read in class ASAP.

3. Test marks are posted to power school.
October 30, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Completed novel Journey Home - assignment posted in google classroom - due Nov 7
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Almost complete the novel Schooled. Assignment given out and posted in google classroom. Due Nov 7
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Completed novel Journey Home - assignment posted in google classroom - due Nov 7
Health
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Halloween activities - The Tell Tale Heart
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Almost complete the novel Schooled. Assignment given out and posted in google classroom. Due Nov 7
October 29, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Read Aloud Novel - Schooled. Assignment given out and posted today on GC. Due Nov 7th.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Journey Home Read Aloud Novel - posted to google classroom
Due Nov 7th.
Health
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Last class working on our three areas of Health foldables.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Journey Home Read Aloud Novel - posted to google classroom
Due Nov 7th.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Read Aloud Novel - Schooled. Assignment given out and posted today on GC. Due Nov 7th.
October 25, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Test tomorrow. All materials are posted to google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Test tomorrow. All materials are posted to google classroom.
Adolescence
Assigned to Class: 100
Finished Journey Home Read Aloud Today.
Completed reading The Bishop's Candlesticks.
October 24, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
TEST - Friday
Please review Vegas terms and TDSC formats - available on Google Classroom.
Today we did great work on the TDSC format, students should be confident in the work we did and it is posted on Google Classroom.
We also read a chapter of Schooled.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. chapter of Journey Home
2. started the play The Bishop's Candlesticks - Irony
3. Test marks are posted on Power school and will be returned when absent students have completed the test.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. chapter of Journey Home
2. started the play The Bishop's Candlesticks - Irony
3. Test marks are posted on Power school and will be returned when absent students have completed the test.
Health
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Last Class to complete the Terry Fox Slide show and color the 6 Areas foldable. Several students will complete these for homework and pass them in ASAP.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
TEST - Friday
Please review Vegas terms and TDSC formats - available on Google Classroom.
Today we did great work on the TDSC format, students should be confident in the work we did and it is posted on Google Classroom.
We also read a chapter of Schooled.
October 19, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Test Today
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Excellent TDSC work on the chromebooks today. All materials posted in Google Classroom. We will continue with TDSC work next week
TEST- Oct 26, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Test Today
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Excellent TDSC work on the Capricorn today. All materials posted in Google Classroom. We will continue with TDSC work next week.
TEST- Oct 26, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. Monday is a holiday for students- teacher PD day

2. Tuesday- Field Trip - Science. Students are reminded to bring a lunch/snacks. Dress for the outdoors & bring a pencil please.

3. School Clothing Order - Oct 24,2018. Size samples will be available in school.
October 18, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
TEST- Oct 26, 2018

Returned TDSC homework on Resisting Hitler- students reviewed to find the mistakes in format. We reviewed the TDSC outlines on Google Classroom and started a new practice TDSC on Capricorn Anderson.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Review for test tomorrow. 2 sample answers on opinion question. All review materials posted to Google Classroom.
Health
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Working on a three areas of health foldable
1.physical
2.mental
3.social
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Review for test tomorrow. 2 sample answers on opinion question. All review materials posted to Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
TEST- Oct 26, 2018

Returned TDSC homework on Resisting Hitler- students reviewed to find the mistakes in format. We reviewed the TDSC outlines on Google Classroom and started a new practice TDSC on Capricorn Anderson.
October 17, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Reading Journey Home

Test On Friday :)
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Double class today

returned test
read 2 chapters of Schooled
Covered Text Sequencing with worksheet on The Girl Who Called For Peace
Halloween Writer's Notebook completed
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Double class today

returned test
read 2 chapters of Schooled
Covered Text Sequencing with worksheet on The Girl Who Called For Peace
Halloween Writer's Notebook completed
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Reading Journey Home

Test On Friday :)
October 16, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Listening Test Today
Written Unit Test- Oct 26
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Read Journey Home
Working on developing ideas P.24
Reviewed outline for test on Friday
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Listening Test Today
Written Unit Test- Oct 26
Adolescence
Assigned to Class: 100
Read Journey Home
Reviewed outline for test on Friday
Completed Writer`s Notebook entry
October 15, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Listening Test Tomorrow. reviewed page 30 of textbook.
2. read Schooled 2 chapters
3. gave outline for Unit 1 written test on Oct 26th
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Read Journey Home
Working on Selling Change and the audience and purpose worksheet to match.

Unit 1 test - Oct 19
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Read Journey Home
Working on Selling Change and the audience and purpose worksheet to match.

Unit 1 test - Oct 19
Health
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Final class for the chrome book assignment on Terry Fox as a role model. Began Unit foldable on the 6 areas of 'YOU'.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. Listening Test Tomorrow. reviewed page 30 of textbook.
2. gave outline for Unit 1 written test on Oct 26th
3. Began poem I Need to Wake Up. with worksheet for in class on Wed.
October 12, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

Today we started with a chapter of Schooled. Then we did a second listening practice on Thomas' Snowsuit.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

Today we started with a chapter of Schooled. Then we did a second listening practice on Thomas' Snowsuit.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Unit 1 test - Oct 19
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Unit 1 test - Oct 19
October 11, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Unit 1 test - Oct 19

focus on Journey Home - 3 chapters
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

focus on Schooled- 3 chapters
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Unit 1 test - Oct 19

focus on Journey Home - 3 chapters

Study Guide for next week test given out & posted on GC
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

focus on Schooled-
reviewed three PSA video clips to identify Audience and Purpose.
October 10, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Test Today :)

Unit 1 test - Oct 19
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

continuing with Audience and Purpose. reviewed Release The Crickets with answers. Will continue with videos selection from the text to continue Audience and Purpose.

Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Test Today :)
Unit 1 test - Oct 19

continuing with Audience and Purpose. reviewed Release The Crickets with answers. Will continue with videos selection from the text to continue Audience and Purpose.

Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26
October 9, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
No class - on Terry Fox Walk
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. Reading Journey Home
2. review for the Listening test tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. Reading Journey Home
2. review for the Listening test tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. review of Audience and Purpose from text. Pg 36 & 37
2. Release The Crickets comic strip from text- with three Audience and Purpose questions.
October 5, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Pictures were sent home today. Please return orders ASAP (Due - Oct 11)

Fundraising catalogs were sent home last week.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

Today we focused on Creative Writing for Writer's Notebook and then read Schooled.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

Today we focused on Creative Writing for Writer's Notebook and then read Schooled.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Listening Test- Oct 10,2018
Written Unit test - Oct 19

Watched part of a Land & Sea episode to explain the inshore lobster fishery - Read novel 'Journey Home' (main character is lobster fishing :) Ch 8
October 4, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

Introducing Audience and Purpose. Using textbook and hand out for pg. 16-17 Sign of the Times.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Listening Test- Oct 10,2018
Written Unit test - Oct 19

Reviewing Audience and Purpose. Introduction of Demographics vs Stereotypes.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Listening Test- Oct 10,2018
Written Unit test - Oct 19

Reviewing Audience and Purpose. Introduction of Demographics vs Stereotypes.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

Introducing Audience and Purpose. Using textbook and hand out for pg. 16-17 Sign of the Times.
October 3, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. round of Vegas
2. reviewed grammar worksheets with class.
will continue P&P short story TDSC answer tomorrow.

Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Food Drive is happening now. Please help us fill the foyer with food.

Terry Fox walk is Friday - weather permitting.

Fundraising catalogs were sent home last week.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Listening Test- Oct 10,2018
Written Unit test - Oct 19

corrected Child Labor worksheet, focus on the organization of the developing ideas.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Listening Test- Oct 10,2018
Written Unit test - Oct 19

corrected Child Labor worksheet, focus on the organization of the developing ideas.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Listening Test - Oct 16
Written Unit Test- Oct 26

1. round of Vegas
2. reviewed grammar worksheets with class.
will continue P&P short story TDSC answer tomorrow.
September 27, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Excellent work today, very pleased with the turn in of homework!
We did a note/worksheet on character traits for Capricorn.
No school on Monday
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Homework collected. We did the oral Tale Who Owns The Land. reviewed conflict and viewed a clip on a Global Citizen.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Homework collected. We did the oral Tale Who Owns The Land. reviewed conflict and viewed a clip on a Global Citizen.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Excellent work today, very pleased with the turn in of homework!
We did a note/worksheet on character traits for Capricorn.
No school on Monday
September 26, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Question assigned for homework due Thursday

'Choose one of the three poems p21-23 of your textbook. Explain how this poem supports the unit theme of a Global Citizen (2 supports- one paraphrase and one quote pls.)'

Today we did 2 exercises on Listening Effectively using Lucille Teasdale from the text.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Resisting Hitler TDSC character sheet is due on Thursday. Jot notes for the three supports were given in class.

reviewed Listening Effectively using Fair Play Fair Win and The Blame from the text book.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Resisting Hitler TDSC character sheet is due on Thursday. Jot notes for the three supports were given in class.

reviewed Listening Effectively using Fair Play Fair Win and The Blame from the text book.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Question assigned for homework due Thursday

'Choose one of the three poems p21-23 of your textbook. Explain how this poem supports the unit theme of a Global Citizen (2 supports- one paraphrase and one quote pls.)'

Today we did 2 exercises on Listening Effectively using Lucille Teasdale from the text.
September 25, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Read ch of Schooled.

Resisting Hitler TDSC character sheet is due on Thursday. Jot notes for the three supports were given in class.

Reviewed pg 30 for Listening Effectively Strategies. These will be practiced in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Question assigned for homework due Thursday

'Choose one of the three poems p21-23 of your textbook. Explain how this poem supports the unit theme of a Global Citizen (2 supports- one paraphrase and one quote pls.)'
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Question assigned for homework due Thursday

'Choose one of the three poems p21-23 of your textbook. Explain how this poem supports the unit theme of a Global Citizen (2 supports- one paraphrase and one quote pls.)'
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Read Ch of Schooled.

Resisting Hitler TDSC character sheet is due on Thursday. Jot notes for the three supports were given in class.

Reviewed pg 30 for Listening Effectively Strategies. These will be practiced in class.
September 24, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Vegas
2. Read Resisting Hitler - will go over supports and provide worksheet tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. Vegas
2. read It Takes A Village. reviewed cliche & finished saying. Read two other poems. Question assigned for homework due Thursday

'Choose one of the three poems p21-23 of your textbook. Explain how this poem supports the unit theme of a Global Citizen (2 supports- one paraphrase and one quote pls.)'

Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. Vegas
2. read It Takes A Village. reviewed cliche & finished saying. Read two other poems. Question will be assigned for homework due Thursday (they will get and work on this in class on Tuesday)

'Choose one of the three poems p21-23 of your textbook. Explain how this poem supports the unit theme of a Global Citizen (2 supports- one paraphrase and one quote pls.)'

Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. Vegas
2. read Resisting Hitler - handout sheet TDSC question FOR HOMEWORK _DUE THURSDAY. Outline for three supports given and should be copied on back of sheet.
September 21, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Today in class we complete a surprise grammar worksheet. This is designed to identify areas we need to work on this year. Students were working hard and cooperative. Have a great weekend !
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Today in class we complete a surprise grammar worksheet. This is designed to identify areas we need to work on this year. Students were working hard and cooperative. Have a great weekend !
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Today in class we complete a surprise grammar worksheet. This is designed to identify areas we need to work on this year. Students were working hard and cooperative. Have a great weekend !
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Today in class we complete a surprise grammar worksheet. This is designed to identify areas we need to work on this year. Students were working hard and cooperative. Have a great weekend !
September 20, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. round of Vegas.
2. checked on TDSC homework, disappointed in the quality of homework today.Lots of room to improve our efforts here!
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. round of Vegas
2. great job on homework. TDSC are off to a strong start.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. round of Vegas
2. Writer's Notebook prompt - M. Ali
3. 2 chapters of Journey Home
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. round of Vegas.
2. checked on TDSC homework, disappointed in the quality of homework today.Lots of room to improve our efforts here!
3. reading Schooled. finished ch 6
September 19, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. Vegas review
2. T chart to jot note the comparison/contrast of Two Islands. deconstruction of the grammar for unity and coherence.
3. Finished ch 4 of Journey Home

Google Classroom Code : obrn99
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. vegas review
2. completed support # 2 for the TDSC on The Nest - Jimmy is 'determined' due in class for homework tomorrow
3. read Schooled

Google Classroom- oqvtmg9
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. round of Vegas
2. compare /contrast t chart review from Two Islands. Focus on unity and coherence in sentence structure.

Google Code: ghdfiz
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Vegas review
2. completed support 1 & 2 for the TDSC on The Nest - Jimmy is 'determined' due in class for homework tomorrow. Class needs to finish support 3 and the conclusion.

Google Class Code - dnbmmu
September 18, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. round of Vegas.
2. Working on TDSC format character question. This is to be completed at home and in class on Thursday. Students have a sheet to follow where they write the format from the sheet filling in the answers for this particular story. Jimmy is 'determined'.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
1. round of Vegas
2. read Two Island. reviewed edit on sample answers , complete theme TDSC on theme 'Money cannot buy happiness' for Thursday
Health
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Working on our All About Me sheet and Introduction Puzzle piece for the Relationship unit.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. round of Vegas
2. read Two Island. reviewed edit on sample answers , complete theme TDSC on theme 'Money cannot buy happiness' for Thursday
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. round of Vegas.
2. Working on TDSC format character question. This is to be completed at home and in class on Thursday. Students have a sheet to follow where they write the format from the sheet filling in the answers for this particular story. Jimmy is 'determined'.
September 17, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
All classes had use of the chrome books today. We logged into the Google Classroom and did a sample assignment to ensure we can submit work properly. These will not be graded.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
All classes had use of the chrome books today. We logged into the Google Classroom and did a sample assignment to ensure we can submit work properly. These will not be graded.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-3
All classes had use of the chrome books today. We logged into the Google Classroom and did a sample assignment to ensure we can submit work properly. These will not be graded.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
All classes had use of the chrome books today. We logged into the Google Classroom and did a sample assignment to ensure we can submit work properly. These will not be graded.
September 12, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Completed the worksheet on 'Step Up' theme. read The Nest story from the text and finished with Ch 4 of Schooled.
Health
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Began with an Introduction worksheet. Please have your duo-tang in class to be placed in the class folder for the year.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Completed the worksheet on 'Step Up' theme. read the intro of the story The Nest and did a seat chart.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
started with a round of Vegas. Reviewed the deconstruction of a text with Titles, questions, subtitles and headings. Completed the connection/text worksheet and began the next story 'Two Islands'
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
started with a round of Vegas. Reviewed the deconstruction of a text with Titles, questions, subtitles and headings. Completed the connection/text worksheet and began the next story 'Two Islands'
September 11, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Started with a great round of Vegas. Then moved into the first section of the textbook on Global Citizen. We have a worksheet to help guide us on a review of the connections. Then we read more of Journey Home.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Started with a round of Vegas. Moved into the first unit of the textbook 'Step Up' gave a work sheet to help identify connection and finished class with more of the 'Schooled' novel.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Review of Vegas, examined visual for intro to Global Citizen.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Writer's Notebook and Novel reading
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Started with a round of Vegas. Moved into the first unit of the textbook 'Step Up' gave a work sheet to help identify connection and finished class with more of the 'Schooled' novel.
September 10, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
We completed a round of Vegas. Introduced the theme for the first unit 'Global Citizen' and examined who and what a Global Citizen is in our society.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
We completed a round of Vegas. Introduced the theme for the first unit 'Step Up'. Continued with our novel Schooled. Please have your textbook in class tomorrow and remember to bring your terms sheet everyday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
We completed a round of Vegas. Introduced the theme for the first unit 'Global Citizen' and examined who and what a Global Citizen is in our society.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
We completed a round of Vegas. Introduced the theme for the first unit 'Step Up'. Continued with our novel Schooled. Please have your textbook in class tomorrow and remember to bring your terms sheet everyday.
September 7, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
Played a round of Vegas, started the read aloud novel 'Schooled'.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
Played a detailed round of Vegas and began the Read Aloud novel 'The Journey Home'.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
Played a detailed round of Vegas and began the Read Aloud novel 'The Journey Home'.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Played a round of Vegas, started the read aloud novel 'Schooled'.
September 6, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-9
1. Language Introduce Yourself Sheet completed in class.
2. We began a round of terms review with a game called 'Vegas'
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. Language Introduce Yourself Sheet completed in class.
2. We began a round of terms review with a game called 'Vegas'
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-5
1. Language Introduce Yourself Sheet completed in class.
2. We began a round of terms review with a game called 'Vegas'
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-3
We began a round of terms review with a game called 'Vegas'.

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