Homework Assigned By: Philpott, Todd
November 20, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Coats for kids program. Bring in any winter clothing items that you want to donate.

Toonies for Turkeys. If would like to donate some spare change for those in need please bring it to homeroom.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Finish questions 1 and 2 for E.J. Pratt's poem. 'The Big Fellow'.
Study terms, notes and answers for our unit test on Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Finish questions 1 and 2 for E.J. Pratt's poem. 'The Big Fellow'.
Study terms, notes and answers for our unit test on Friday.
November 19, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Review visual terms and complete the visual terms practice worksheet on Google Classroom.
Review poems, questions, and terms to prepare for the unit test on Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Review visual terms and complete the visual terms practice worksheet on Google Classroom.
Review poems, questions, and terms to prepare for the unit test on Friday.
November 18, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
All questions (1-7) for the poem 'Fog' should be completed. Use the model answers on Google classroom to check your answers against as practice for your test on Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
All questions (1-7) for the poem 'Fog' should be completed. Use the model answers on Google classroom to check your answers against as practice for your test on Friday.
November 15, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Grade 7 Language Arts test on Friday, November 22.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Grade 7 Language Arts test on Friday, November 22.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Finish the questions 1-7 for the poem 'Fog' if you haven't finished them in class.
Review poetry terms and visual terms for the poetry unit test on Nov. 22.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Finish the questions 1-7 for the poem 'Fog' if you haven't finished them in class.
Review poetry terms and visual terms for the poetry unit test on Nov. 22.
November 13, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Read the poem 'Fog'. Complete questions 1 and 2 using proper paragraph format.
Review poetry terms.
Adolescence
Assigned to Class: 100
Make sure you have the two questions for the poem 'The Shark' completed. This will be good practice for your test.
Read the poem 'Fog'. Complete question 1 1 using proper paragraph format.
Review poetry terms.
November 6, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Read the poem 'The Shark' by E.J. Pratt and complete question 1 of the questions.

Review poetry terms.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Finish the assigned questions(1-5) on the poem 'Stopping by the Woods on a Snowy Evening'.

Review poetry terms.
October 31, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
'Schooled' read aloud novel assignment due Monday, November 4.
This assignment is available on Google Classroom if students have lost their hard copy.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
'Schooled' read aloud novel assignment due Monday, November 4.
This assignment is available on Google Classroom if students have lost their hard copy.
October 30, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Review poetry terms.
Finish Simile and Alliteration worksheet.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Review poetry terms.
Finish question 1-3 on the poem 'Sick' by Shel Silverstein.
October 29, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Review language arts terms.
Work on 'Schooled' novel assignment.
Finish simile and alliteration worksheet.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Review language arts terms.
Work on 'Schooled' novel assignment.
October 28, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Worked on, Schooled, read aloud novel assignment, due Monday, November 5.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Worked on, Schooled, read aloud novel assignment, due Monday, November 5.
October 25, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Unit 1 Language Arts test was given back today.
Students should look over Schooled assignment in preparation for Monday's class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Unit 1 Language Arts test was given back today.
Students should look over Schooled assignment in preparation for Monday's class.
October 23, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Choose a book to read as your independent novel study.
Write 3 metaphors and 3 similes for tomorrow's class.
Review poetry terms.
Adolescence
Assigned to Class: 100
Choose a book to read as your independent novel study.
Review Language Arts terms. Finish the two questions from google classroom on 'Principals and Principles'.
October 21, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Finish the two questions on 'Principals and Principles'. These questions are on google classroom.

Remember to bring an independent novel to class for silent reading.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Finish the two questions on 'Principals and Principles'. These questions are on google classroom.

Remember to bring an independent novel to class for silent reading.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 7-7
School clothing orders due on Friday for those interested in purchasing school clothing.
October 17, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Study for our Unit 1 Test. Test is tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Study for our Unit 1 Test. Test is tomorrow.
October 16, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Read 'Principals and Principles'p.19-20 of our textbook and answer question 1 of related questions.(Copy of questions available on google classroom).
Review terms and notes for our unit test on Friday.
Practice writing TDSC format for paragraph answers.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
We reviewed audience and purpose today.
Review terms and notes for our unit test on Friday.
Practice writing TDSC format for paragraph answers.
We finished chapter 21 of Schooled.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Picture orders are due into the office by this Friday.
October 10, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Complete the 'Signs of the Times' chart.
Review terms and study guide items for our unit test on October 18.
Practice knowledge of terms using Quizlet.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Complete the 'Signs of the Times' chart.
Review terms and study guide items for our unit test on October 18.
Practice knowledge of terms using Quizlet.
October 9, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 100
Tomorrow, Thursday, is the last day for students to bring in items for the local food bank. If you can spare some items it would be great.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Discussed Audience and Purpose.
Worked on 'Signs of the Times' selection and questions from the accompanying handout.Students should finish at least two columns for homework.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Discussed Audience and Purpose.
Worked on 'Signs of the Times' selection and questions from the accompanying handout.Students should finish at least two columns for homework.
Introduced the Quizlet for Gr. 7 terms that can be used for study and practice.
October 8, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 7-7
This week VJH is collecting items for our local food bank. Students wishing to donate items have until Thursday to bring them.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Review notes on Character (on Google Classroom).
Finish TDSC paragraph on a character from schooled. Compare your paragraph with the model answer we went over in class.
Review Language Arts terms in preparation for our Unit Test on October 18.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Review notes on Character (on Google Classroom).
Finish TDSC paragraph on a character from schooled. Compare your paragraph with the model answer we went over in class.
Review Language Arts terms in preparation for our Unit Test on October 18.
October 7, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Review Language Arts terms for the upcoming unit test.
Review TDSC format for paragraph writing.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Finish TDSC question on our read aloud novel, Schooled. (Question is on google classroom.)
Review Language Arts Terms for the upcoming unit test.
Review TDSC format for paragraph writing.
October 4, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Finish the TDSC paragraph on theme for 'A Tiger Who Would Be King'
Look over you listening quizzes that were returned today.
Review your language arts terms.
Google Classroom Code: ayi04g1
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Finish the TDSC paragraph on theme for 'A Tiger Who Would Be King'.
Grades for the listening quiz are posted to PowerSchool.
Review language arts terms.
Google Classroom Code: 92wlv6z
October 2, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Read the fable 'The Tiger Who Would Be King' and answer the related questions.
Reviewed a model answer for conflict.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
We discussed listening skills in relation to the fable 'The Tiger Who Would Be King'.
Complete question sheet on the fable we read in class.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 7-7
If students wish to support the Terry Fox walk on Friday,they are asked to bring in a small donation of one or two dollars to homeroom. Thank-you.
October 1, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
We completed our listening quiz today.
Read 'The Tiger That Would Be King' and started working on a related question sheet.
We read chapter 15 of the novel, Schooled.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
We completed our listening quiz today.
September 30, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Review listening practice exams in preparation for the listening quiz tomorrow.
Review proper paragraph writing (in your notes).
Review language arts terms.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Review listening practice exams in preparation for the listening quiz tomorrow.
Brainstorm a list of situations where people need to be in charge.
Answer the question:'Does someone always have to be in charge?'
September 27, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Finish questions on practice listening quiz # 2:'The Phantom Dog Team'.

Review language arts terms.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Finish questions on practice listening quiz # 2:'The Phantom Dog Team'.

Review language arts terms.
September 26, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
In -class read aloud of Schooled.
Discussed answers to our practice listening quiz.
Reviewed proper paragraph writing.
Listening quiz moved to Tuesday Oct. 1.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
In -class read aloud of Schooled.
Discussed answers to our practice listening quiz.
Listening quiz moved to Tuesday Oct. 1.
September 25, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
We worked on our practice listening quiz for Robert Munsch's story 'Thomas's Snowsuit'. Students should finish and review for homework.
Students should review the proper paragraph format for their listening quiz on Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
We worked on our practice listening quiz for Robert Munsch's story 'Thomas's Snowsuit'. Students should finish and review for homework.
Students should review the proper paragraph format for their listening quiz on Friday.
September 24, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Reviewed Language arts terms.
Discussed the questions for 'Resisting Hitler'.
Listening Quiz on Friday, Sept.27
Google Classroom 7-7 Language Arts Class Code: ayi04g1
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Reviewed Language arts terms.
Discussed the questions for 'Resisting Hitler'.
Listening Quiz on Friday, Sept.27
Reviewed answers about Jimmy's character from the story 'The Nest'.
Google Classroom 7-7 Language Arts Class Code:92wlv6z
September 23, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Finish the paragraph on the character Jimmy, from the short story the nest.
Finish the question sheet on connections from the article 'Resisting Hitler'
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Finish the paragraph on the character Jimmy, from the short story the nest.
Finish the question sheet on connections from the article 'Resisting Hitler'
September 19, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Finish the two questions we worked on in class:
1. What does the idea of 'stepping up' have to do with the story 'The Nest' by Robert Zacks?
2.What would be a good theme for the story 'The Nest' by Robert Zacks? Support your answer with a reference to the story.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Read Schooled by Gordon Korman.
Reviewed Language arts terms.
Finish the two questions we worked on in class:
1. What does the idea of 'stepping up' have to do with the story 'The Nest' by Robert Zacks?
2.What would be a good theme for the story 'The Nest' by Robert Zacks? Support your answer with a reference to the story.
September 18, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
We continued our read aloud novel, Schooled and finished up to chapter 7.
We reviewed and discussed the question sheet for the short story, The Nest.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
We continued our read aloud novel, Schooled, and finished up to chapter 7.
We reviewed and discussed the question sheet for the short story, The Nest.
September 16, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Copied model answer for TDSC format in the connection question on page 9 of the text for the story The Nest.
We finished the next chapter of schooled.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Reviewed Language Arts terms.
Copied model answer for TDSC format in the connection question on page 9 of the text for the story The Nest.
September 13, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Make three connections to the short story The Nest. 1. Text to text 2. Text to self. 3. Text to world.
Review terms.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Finish the two questions we worked on in class today, from page 9 of the text book.
September 12, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Read aloud from our in-class novel.
Reviewed grade 7 language arts terms.
Discussed the visual elements of the artwork used in the short story.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Today we read a chapter of the novel schooled.
Read the story The Nest again.
Review Language Arts terms.
September 11, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
Finish the chart on forms of writing for all the selections in Unit 1.
Review Language Arts terms for grade 7.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Review grade 7 Language Arts terms.
Read the short story 'The Nest' and make three connections.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 7-7
1.Picture Day: Thursday, Sept 12th

2.Curriculum Night: Thursday 6:30 pm-7:40 pm.

3.Please return your technology form, book condition sheet, registration form and media consent form if you haven't done so already.
September 10, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-7
1.We read through our Language Arts terms today. Then reviewed them with a round of Vegas today - all students had their terms
2. We continued reading our novel.
3. Students should periodically review their terms at home.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
1. We discussed forms of writing today. We then went though the selections of the first unit and classified them according to their form.
2. We started our review of grade 7 Language Arts terms by playing Vegas
3.Students should periodically review their terms at home.
Important Reminders
Assigned to Class: 7-7
1. School Pictures are this Thursday.

2. Curriculum Night is Thursday 6:30 start for Junior High

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