Homework Assigned For Homeroom: 7-6
March 31, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Socials assignment for Chapter 7 should be passed in at least by tomorrow.
March 30, 2021
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Reminder! Part 2 of the open book In-Class assignment will be tomorrow. It will be one question on drawing circle graphs.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we corrected our station activity completed in yesterday's class. Then, we completed an extra worksheet on solutes, solvents and solutions.
March 29, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students started working on the last chapter in Unit 3 on Confederation. Here students will learn about how BNA officially became Canada.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed a station activity on solutes, solvents and solutions.
March 26, 2021
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Reminder! There will be a very small open book In-Class Assignment on Monday. 5 multiple choice questions on Interpreting Circle Graphs. Students were given a practice sheet to work on over the weekend in preparation for the In-Class Assignment.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we finished up the solutes, solvents and solutions worksheet from yesterday, completed an exit card and discussed soluble vs. insoluble.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we watched episode 5 of Canada: The Story of Us about the Expansion of British North America in the 1800s and the role of the Gold Rush and the trans-Canadian railway.
March 25, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students completed a worksheet on solutions, solutes and solvents.
March 24, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we took advantage of the spring-like weather and went outside. They will work on their Levels of Government tomorrow.
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Announcement! On Monday, March 29th we will have a very small open book in-class assignment on Interpreting Circle Graphs. The assignment will just be 5 multiple choice questions.

On Wednesday, March 31st we will have a second part to the open book in-class assignment drawing a circle graph.
March 23, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Open book assignment March 30th.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we played a review Kahoot! (which we didn't get time yesterday to do) - then we went outside for some fresh air.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students started their in-class assignment on the 3 levels of government.

I will give 2 more days for completion and after this then it will have to be done at home.
March 22, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we did a re-enforcement activity on the differences in the particle view of mixtures and pure substances. Then, we played a review Kahoot!
March 19, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students learned about the Levels of Government.

Due March 29th
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed a worksheet on whether a substance is a mixture or a pure substance?
March 18, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
No class due to school-wide assembly.
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Reminder! In-Class Assignment Part 2 (Short Answers) will be on Monday, March 22nd.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we reviewed over Heterogeneous and Homogeneous Mixtures and discussed how the 'particles' of each should look. We also looked at the difference between pure substances and mixtures.
March 17, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was Catch-Up/ Fix- Up Day.

This is what I posted in Google classroom: Today is 'Catch Up or Fix Up' day! So here is what is expected of you today.

1) FIX-UP: Check your Acadians Case Study and the Center assignment.

If you have done these, please read my comments on them and fix anything that I have recommended you fix. if you have fixed something please send me a message to let me know.

2) CATCH-UP:

If you haven't done the Centers Assignment or the Acadians Case study, COMPLETE NOW!! There are some people who haven't done these yet.

If those are done then, make sure the following items are completely done as these are the next items I will be correcting: 1) The Lesson Two Exit card (most important) 2) The Joseph Howe Facebook profile (next in importance) 3) Rebellions worksheet

We also have people missing their 'Three Key Resources' case study. This has been sent to those people

March 16, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students worked on their Lesson Two exit card. this should be finished by tomorrow (Most have this done)

Tomorrow students will have a Catch Up and Fix Up Day. There will be an announcement in Google classroom about what exactly students should focus on.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we went through a worksheet on mixtures and pure substances - which can be found in google classroom.
March 12, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students were introduced to the difference between heterogeneous and homogeneous mixtures. We had a grand tour of my kitchen looking for items. Students have fun looking for mixtures in their own homes, as well!
March 11, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students completed their graded chapter 5 open book exit card. Students will be able to see their marks tomorrow.
March 10, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed an escape room (in google classroom) as practice for our open book exit card tomorrow. 10 MC items via google forms.

States of Matter assignment marks have been returned to students through google classroom.
March 9, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
We will continue with Chapter 6 tomorrow. Today we just had a chat following up from Mr. Lambe's student meeting.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we reviewed the concepts of chapter 5. Our open book chapter 5 exit card will be on Thursday, March 11th via google forms. Yes, I did move it from Wednesday to Thursday. : )

The answers to the chapter 5 booklet is also posted in our google classroom.
March 8, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Finish up the Joseph Howe work at home.

Tomorrow we correct the Rebellions worksheet and learn about Lord Durham. We may do an exit card as well.
March 3, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we reviewed the changes of state (posted in google classroom) with a Jamboard.

Important Reminders: Open book exit card next Wednesday, March 10th via google forms.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students worked on their Joseph Howe Activity. This is in Google classroom.
March 2, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we corrected our expansion and contraction worksheet - answers can be found in google classroom.

Next, we completed a self paced lesson on the states of matter via Nearpod.

Go to: https://nearpod.com/student/
Code: VYHT5

Important Reminders:
States of Matter Google Slide assignment TODAY, Tuesday, March 2nd.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
No class today.
March 1, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed a worksheet on expansion and contraction. This worksheet can be found in the google classroom. We also watched this video together as a class:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=o7XR-HD_Kzo

Friday's science class was the last one to work on our states of matter assignment. All details can be found in google classroom.

Students are reminded to 'turn in' all assigned work once completed.

Important Reminders:
States of Matter Google Slide assignment due Tuesday, March 2nd.
February 26, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today was the last science last science class to work on our states of matter assignment. All details can be found in google classroom.

Students are reminded to 'turn in' all assigned work once completed.

Important Reminders:
States of Matter Google Slide assignment due Tuesday, March 2nd.
February 25, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we continued to work on our states of matter assignment. All details can be found in google classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students worked on their Centers assignment or fixed their Acadian case study.

For tomorrow: Students will come to class. If both the Centers assignment is done and the Acadian Case Study is fixed then students will be given the rest of the period to log off and engage in some form of self care: got outside for a walk, paint, do yoga, bake some cookies, play music....anything that will get you in a positive mindspace! So if your child says Miss Ball gave me the class off....they just might be right!
February 24, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued our centers assignment. Tomorrow will be our last in-class day. Friday will be a catch up day for students to finish their centers, make improvements to their Acadian case study or join in a viewing of an episode of Canada: The Story of Us.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today I introduced an assignment about the states of matter. This assignment can be done individually or in pairs (max 2). All details can be found in google classroom.
February 23, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued working on their centers activities. We may finish this up in class on Thursday as many students are now done.
February 22, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students continued working on their centers assignment.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed an escape room in our science class today based on knowledge of solids, liquids and gas. Most got out...I think...unless they are still there!??!! haha. : )
February 19, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we corrected page 4 in our booklet on comparing solids, liquids and gases. Next, students completed the next 2 pages in their booklet on the types of matter.
February 18, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students watched the following Video's/Animations:

https://www.abcya.com/games/states_of_matter
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aUB4uNtmmWA
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=aVIT3R9kx5s

Then students completed page 4 in their booklets on comparing solids, liquids and gases. Because some students are using the google doc to complete their work, pictures from the internet can be used, if needed.

We will correct this in our next science class.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students worked on their stations assignment. The due date will probably be moved to later next week
February 17, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we finished up work on kinetic Energy in our chapter 5 booklet. Remember, students can either type their notes into the booklet or can print off the booklet, if possible.
February 16, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we finished the Nearpod started on Friday's class. Then, we started some discussion on Kinetic Energy.

We are starting work on our chapter 5 booklet which is posted in our google classroom. You can certainly type your notes straight into the google doc, but in case you like to write your answers on paper, then you can certainly print off your booklet, if possible.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students finished learning about the People of BNA. Tomorrow this will start their Centers Activity.
February 15, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
No class due to the Virtual Assembly
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Great way to start our first day of online learning!

Today we completed a Nearpod activity on the three states of matter and the particle theory.

If someone missed class or wanted to complete the self paced lesson at home, they can join at:

https://nearpod.com/login/
Code: FQ57N
February 13, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
We will continue our Nearpod on the people of BNA and complete the Google form next day.

Please follow the Google Meet expectations as sent out by Mr. Lambe
February 12, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Google classroom code: ws7h6kg

Click the Google Meet code in Google classroom at class time!

We will finish the Nearpod that we started today next class.
February 10, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed the particle theory page in our chapter 5 booklet (also posted in google classroom).

Chapter 5 quiz marks are now available in google classroom.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed the particle theory page in our chapter 5 booklet (also posted in google classroom).

Chapter 5 quiz marks are now available in google classroom.
February 9, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students started on their chapter 5 booklet, which can also be found in google classroom.

Chapter 4 science quiz marks have been returned through google classroom. I will release the quiz on Wednesday so you can see what questions you got correct/incorrect.

The quiz was marked out of 33. 28 points were for the multiple choice questions and 5 points were for the 3 small short answer questions. I provided feedback on those questions so you know how you scored.
February 5, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Students were to complete the Acadian case study they have been working on the past few days. If not done in school, this should be completed at home.
February 4, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Novel test Wednesday Feb 8th. Notes, terms and chapter questions are on Google Classroom.

Happy Studying :)
February 3, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Quiz has been changed to FRIDAY (Feb 5th)

Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz Date: Friday, Feb 5th. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.

All review material can be found in our google classroom.
February 2, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we corrected our chapter 4 review sheet.

Our science quiz is THURSDAY - please try to complete the sample quiz posted in our google classroom.

Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz Date: Thursday, Feb 4th. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.

All review material can be found in our google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Novel test Feb 10th
Technology Education
Assigned By: Edwards, David
Students continued to work on the audio editing portion of the course. They were also reminded to continue to bring headphones to technology classes until further notice. If possible, students should purchase headphones to bring to class with them (they do not have to be expensive). Due to cleaning protocols there may not always be extras available.
February 1, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we continued on with review for our quiz this week!

Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz Date: Thursday, Feb 4th. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.

All review material can be found in our google classroom.
January 30, 2021
Technology Education
Assigned By: Edwards, David
Students should bring headphones (with an audio jack) to all tech classes until further notice. We will be working with audio editing software and headphones will be necessary to hear the audio.
January 29, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz Date: Thursday, Feb 4th. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.

All review material can be found in our google classroom.
January 28, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students first finished work on their thermograph/thermal imaging picture, then worked on their chapter 4 review sheet. All review material can also be found in our google classroom.

Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz (tentative) Date: Wednesday, Feb 3rd. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.

All review material can be found in our google classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students continued working on their People of BNA booklet.
January 27, 2021
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Test Date Change!!!

Unit 3B Test will now be on Wednesday, February 3rd
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Make sure all questions are completed for Ch 19-21 of the novel.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students learned about Thermal Imaging and Thermographs as a way to measure temperature.

Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz (tentative) Date: Wednesday, Feb 3rd. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.

All review material can be found in our google classroom.
January 26, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we played a review Kahoot! to review the important concepts learned so far in our unit on temperature.

If you missed class today, here it is:
https://create.kahoot.it/share/grade-7-temperature-review/c3ae2068-2464-482b-bc35-eeb3962ebfe8

Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz (tentative) Date: Wednesday, Feb 3rd. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students started working on their 'People of British North America' booklet.
January 25, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students finished watching episode 2 of Canada: The Story of Us and then started their chapter 5 Unit 2 booklet.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz (tentative) Date: Wednesday, Feb 3rd. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.
January 21, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz (tentative) Date: Wednesday, Feb 3rd. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.
January 20, 2021
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Assessment Reminders:

Mental Math Quiz - Friday, January 22
Unit 3B Assignment Due Monday, January 25
Unit 3B Test - Monday, February 1

Please check our Google Classroom for all up-to-date notes to help you prepare!
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we watched a video as an introduction to Unit Three and life in British North America.
January 19, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we went over our 'Calibrating a Thermometer' activity that we completed in class yesterday.

This activity can be found in google classroom. : )

Important Reminders: Chapter 4 Quiz (tentative) Date: Wednesday, Feb 3rd. This quiz will be on the Chromebooks (via google forms). It will contain objective type questions, as well as one short answer question.
January 18, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed an activity on 'Calibrating a Thermometer' - this google doc can be found in google classroom.

If not completed and turned in today, should be finished for homework.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued our case study on the different job sectors using clips from the Rick Mercer Report.

Poverty Assignment marks are now in PowerSchool.
January 15, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we started our case study based on the Rick Mercer Report. This is a graded GAMER activity.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we corrected the temperature scale comparison worksheet started in yesterday's class. This worksheet can be found in our google classroom.
January 13, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we clued up discussion on our learning block on thermoscopes and expansion and contraction.

All webquests should be turned in asap - in google classroom.

Please check twitter for some pictures and video's!
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students did a practice sheet on job sectors before our case studies next class.
January 11, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will correct Ch1-Ch6 questions in Among the Hidden tomorrow. If you did not get them finished in class please do so for homework.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students were introduced to the 5 job sectors: primary, secondary, tertiary, quaternary and quinary.
January 8, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was the 4th and last in-class day to work on their Chapter 3 assignment. Due Jan. 12th.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed our first of 2 days of activities on the Thermoscope and Expansion and Contraction. All material (and groups) can be found in our google classroom.

We will continue our activities in our next science class.
January 7, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Tomorrow we will be starting 2 classes of activities on the Thermoscope and Expansion and Contraction.

Groups and activities are posted in our google classroom.

Great reference video:
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_q5cUmA6zpE
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was Day 3 of working on the Chapter 3 poverty assignment. Due Jan. 12th.They will get one more day (Friday) to work on it in class.
January 6, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed a Nearpod on an introduction to Temperature.

If you missed class today, you can do the self paced lesson at https://nearpod.com/student/ or you can download the free app.

Code: 5BCIF
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued our in-class assignment on Poverty Awareness. Posted in Google classroom. Due Jan. 12th for 7-6
January 5, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was Day One of our in-class assignment. The assignment is on Google classroom and will be due Jan. 12th. This can be done individually or in partners.
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
We started a new unit today, beginning with Section 3.1. Students should complete the textbook questions that were assigned in class pg. 88-89 #1, 4, 6, 9. Today's notes and textbook questions are posted to our Google Classroom.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Reminder to bring in a new duo-tang for science (yellow) and ensure your unit 1 material is brought home.

Tomorrow we will be doing a Nearpod activity.
January 4, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Students need a new yellow duo-tang for Unit 2 Science (Temp). Unit 1 material should be brought home.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today I went over the in-class assignment we will be starting tomorrow and I also did a review of Chapter 3. This will be posted this evening and students can do this in partners. It is designed to be done all in school. However, if you miss time, you can work on it at home.

Soon we will have another GAMER 'interview' on the concepts done so far.
December 16, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today I gave back the Case Study from Chapter 2. This is now on PowerSchool.

After Christmas we will be doing an in-class assignment on organizations that help assist those in Poverty.
December 15, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students were to complete their budgeting profile activities.

Tomorrow we will talk about Habitat for Humanity. This will be the last topic we will do before break.
December 14, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students continued to work on their budgeting activity.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students finished up their food web mazes that we started before reviewing for our chapter 2 quiz.
December 11, 2020
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Reminder: Unit 3 In-Class Open Book Assignment is on Monday, December 14th. Please practice using the review sheets I handed out this week. Solutions to these review sheets are posted in the Classwork in our Google Classroom.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Chapter 2 quiz marks are now available on PowerSchool.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Turning Points Essays are due on Monday. Students will have an opportunity to print in the LRC on Monday.

Independent Novel presentations will start on Tuesday. We worked on these in class today.
December 10, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Chapter 2 quiz marks are now available on PowerSchool.
December 9, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today was our science quiz!
December 8, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we corrected our chapter 2 review sheet, as our quiz is TOMRORROW! The quiz is 13 MC items which will be completed on the CB's in a google form.

The answers to the review sheet can be found in our google classroom. Don't forget to complete/review your sample quiz which is also posted in the google classroom.

Important Reminders: Chapter 2 Quiz: Wednesday, December 9th. Review material is posted in our google classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we started talking about the concept of poverty.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Turning Points essays are due on Monday.
December 7, 2020
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Reminders:

Mental Math Quiz will be Friday, December 11th. We will be practicing in class all week to prepare.

Unit 3 In-Class Assignment will be Monday, December 14th. This will be open book so make sure to have your notes in school with you on Monday.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued watching Dragon's Den. This week we will be looking at poverty and also doing some budgeting activities to show how someone can fall into poverty.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Turning Points Essays are due on Friday Dec 11th.

Independent Novels must be finished by December 11th.

Independent Novel assignments were given out and gone over in class today. They are due on Dec 14th.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students completed a sample quiz (google form) as practice for our chapter 2 quiz this week. This sample quiz is posted in our google classroom.

Important Reminders: Chapter 2 Quiz: Wednesday, December 9th. Review material is posted in our google classroom.
December 4, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students watched Dragons Den as an introduction to the concept of entrepreneurs.
December 3, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students worked on the concepts such as profit, capital and the types of businesses in Canada.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue working on our Turning Points essays tomorrow.

Independent Novels must be finished by December
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students continued to work on their chapter 2 review sheet, which can also be found in our google classroom with the review material for chapter 2.

Important Reminders: Chapter 2 Quiz: Wednesday, December 9th. Review material is now posted in our google classroom.
December 2, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we went over our Energy Pyramids and discussed them.

Students received their chapter 2 review sheets today which can also be found in our google classroom.

Important Reminders: Chapter 2 Quiz: Wednesday, December 9th. Review material is now posted in our google classroom.
December 1, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we continued on with our learning activities on the Energy Pyramid. All details/links/documents can be found in google classroom.

Important Reminders: Chapter 2 Quiz: Wednesday, December 9th.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students did an activity on how money flows through the Canadian economy.
November 30, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students were introduced to the idea of economic security and capitalism.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Student's were given one last in-class opportunity to work with Piskel. Today they were to show the work they have saved into the 'My Gallery' section of the program.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we started a learning block on Energy Pyramid's. Please see our google classroom for more details. Students have a choice on how they want to make their own Energy Pyramid.

Important Reminders: Chapter 2 Quiz: Wednesday, December 9th.
November 27, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students worked on the vocab as an introduction to Chapter 3.

Yesterday students did their report card mark review through Google forms as part of the collaboration in the standards based learning. You may see some revisions of marks based on this and due to revisions of passed in work.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we started to create our shoe box food web mazes!

Important Reminders: Chapter 2 Quiz: Wednesday, December 9th.
November 26, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students did their report card mark review through Google forms as part of the collaboration in the standards based learning. You may see some revisions of marks based on this and due to revisions of passed in work.

Tomorrow we will work on some vocab to get students ready for Chapter 3.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we created a template or rough draft on how your food web maze will look. Tomorrow we will construct it.

Please bring a shoe box to school, is possible.

Important Reminders: Chapter 2 Quiz: Wednesday, December 9th.
November 25, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Please bring a shoe box to science class Tomorrow (Thursday), if possible.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please finish the 'How did I get this way?' sheet in your Turning Points booklet.

Unit 1 tests were given back and gone over in class today.
November 24, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we went over the needs and wants of the indigenous people of Canada.

Tomorrow we will do a GAMER graded case study on the 3 key resources that brought Europeans to our country.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today student finished up creating their food web links that they started in yesterday’s class. The instructions for this activity can be found in google classroom.

Please bring a shoe box to science class on Thursday, if possible.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Student's continued using Piskel; a free online editor that enables students to create animation with sprites & pixel art. Students are building a portfolio of work that will be evaluated for an overall participation mark.
November 23, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students created their own food web (in pairs). The instructions to make this food web can be found in our google classroom.

Important Reminders: Please bring a shoe box (with top) for Thursday's class, if you have one at home. : )
November 20, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students completed a worksheet on food webs.

Here is a great review video link as well:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=EtnJhm4B3XE
November 19, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we reviewed food chains and then started work on food webs.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued on working through Chromebook material on Needs and Wants.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please complete the Significant Events sheet on your Turning Points booklet that we were working on in class today.
November 18, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we used the Chromebooks for a lesson on Needs and Wants.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed extra practice on food chain's and the roles of organisms.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please complete the Values List in the Turning Points Booklet that we were working on in class today.
November 17, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please complete the list of your physical and personality traits we started in class today.

Bring your novels to class tomorrow.

Read aloud assignments were due yesterday.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students received back their graded Salty Seeds Lab (Powerschool has been updated). We also reviewed over our food chain Nearpod activity completed last class.
November 13, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students did an exit card on the concept of disempowerment.

Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Read Aloud Assignment due on Tuesday November 17th.

Independent novels should be finished by December 11th.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we started a Nearpod lesson on an introduction to 'Food Chains'.

If you were absent from class today, you can download the free app or go to:

https://nearpod.com/student/
Code:2THUW

The lesson will be self paced. : )
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students were reminded once again to submit any work assigned up to this point.

Student's continued using Piskel; a free online editor that enables students to create animation with sprites & pixel art.
November 12, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Read Aloud novel assignment due date is moved to Tuesday November 17th.

Please remember to bring your independent novels to class tomorrow.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we began work on chapter 2!

We completed a worksheet on the roles of organisms including, producers, the different types of consumers and decomposers.
November 10, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we finished up our salty seeds labs.

Ecosystems projects marks are available in google classroom. Powerschool will be updated in the next few days. Please read any comments in google classroom for any late/not complete projects.
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Important Reminder!

Unit 2 Math Test will be on Thursday, November 12th in Period 2! Check out our Google Classroom for Review Sheet Solutions.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued our talk about Disempowerment using the NLESD resource on the BLM movement.

Still missing some foldables. I will be in touch.
November 9, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we started Disempowerment. Students will do an exit card on Friday about Disempowerment. I don't have them tomorrow due to Remembrance Day ceremony.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we finished up our salty seeds labs.

Ecosystems projects marks are available in google classroom. Powerschool will be updated in the next few days. Please read any comments in google classroom for any late/not complete projects.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students were reminded to submit any work assigned up to this point.

In today's class they were introduced to a program called Piskel. This is a free online editor that will enable students to create animation with sprites & pixel art.
November 6, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we finished with Cultural empowerment.

We will finish wit the unit next week and students will do an exit card on disempowerment on the Chromebooks.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we looked at the progress of our salty seeds science experiment and started to write up our report.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue working on the read aloud assignment in class on Monday.

Please bring your independent novel to class on Monday.
November 3, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we continued on with the scientific method and our salty seeds experiment.

Important Reminders: Ecosystems Project is now overdue.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today I continued the interviews with 7-6.
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Mental Math Quiz is on Friday, November 6th. Please practice using the sheets I gave you in class today.

Unit 2 test will be Thursday, November 12th!
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please bring Independent Novel to class on Friday.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Friday, November 6th is Picture Day and the last day to submit Flu Shot Forms!
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students were given time to complete all previous assigned work. Topic 2: Evolution of Communication Technologies activity is due before next class on November 9.
November 2, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
If you did not bring your independent novel to class today please do so tomorrow. We will be going to the LRC tomorrow and have a reading period.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we discussed more on the scientific method and started a little experiment on seeds!
October 30, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Unit 1 test Monday. All the notes, terms and study guide are on Google Classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Foldables should have been passed in today. if not done, please pass it in on Monday.

**Note- revised: I will be collecting them Monday
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed a yummy 'smarties' activity on the scientific method.

Important Dates: Ecosystem Project due Monday, Nov 2nd.
October 29, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today was our final class to work on our Ecosystems project. All details can be found in our google classroom.

Project due: Mon, Nov 2nd.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students who are not finished the Topic 2: Evolution of Communication Technologies activity are reminded to complete at home before next Technology class.

In today's class students were introduced to using Google Draw by creating a Halloween Poster.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Unit 1 test Monday November 2nd.
October 28, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we continued work on our Ecosystems project. All details can be found in our google classroom.
October 27, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students started working on their in-class foldable on Empowerment. Students will have three days to work on this in-class. This is a graded foldable and will count towards their standards based grades.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we began work on an Ecosystems project. All details can be found in our google classroom.
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Unit 2 Math Assignment was handed out in class today. Due Date: November 3rd
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Step UP Unit test November 2nd
October 26, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today I went over the 5 main types of empowerment. Students will start an in-class graded foldable tomorrow.
October 23, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Unit 1 test Monday November 2nd.
October 22, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Science quiz is TOMORROW!

Important Reminders:
- Chapter 1 quiz this Friday, Oct 23rd. The quiz will be an 8 MC and 5 fill in the blank google forms quiz. A review sheet is available in our google classroom. Students should study the chapter 1 booklet in preparation for this quiz, as well.

Students should bring their head phones/ear buds for the quiz, if needed. : )
October 21, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Students finished the movie 'Terry' today!
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students completed a sample quiz (using google forms) as practice for the real quiz. All review material can be found in our google classroom.

Important Reminders:
- Chapter 1 quiz this Friday, Oct 23rd. The quiz will be an 8 MC and 5 fill in the blank google forms quiz. A review sheet is available in our google classroom. Students should study the chapter 1 booklet in preparation for this quiz, as well.

Students should bring their head phones/ear buds for the quiz, if needed. : )
October 20, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today I continued interviews as part of the SBL. We will possibly wrap up chapter 1 this week.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students worked on Topic 2: Evolution of Communication Technologies.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students finished up there review sheet for chapter 1 and then we corrected it together as a class. Both the review sheet and answer sheet are available in our google classroom.

Tomorrow we will be doing a sample quiz in preparation for the real quiz on Friday.

Important Reminders:
- Chapter 1 quiz this Friday, Oct 23rd. The quiz will be an 8 MC and 5 fill in the blank google forms quiz. A review sheet is available in our google classroom. Students should study the chapter 1 booklet in preparation for this quiz, as well.

Students should bring their head phones/ear buds for the quiz, if needed. : )
October 19, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we finished up the Habit vs. Niche worksheet in our booklet and then worked on our review sheet.

Important Reminders:
- Chapter 1 quiz this Friday, Oct 23rd. The quiz will be an 8 MC and 5 fill in the blank google forms quiz. A review sheet is available in our google classroom. Students should study the chapter 1 booklet in preparation for this quiz, as well.

Students should bring their head phones/ear buds for the quiz, if needed. : )
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students continued working in their empowerment booklets and I continued my interviews.
October 16, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students continued working on their empowerment booklet while I continued interviewing students regarding the outcomes we've done so far.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we played a fun game of Kahoot! to review key terms.

Students were also given a copy of the review sheet for chapter 1, which is also posted in our google classroom.

Important Reminders:
- Chapter 1 quiz next Friday, Oct 23rd. The quiz will be a 15 MC google forms quiz. A review sheet is available in our google classroom. Students should study the chapter 1 booklet in preparation for this quiz, as well.

October 15, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students first self-evaluated themselves on the outcomes they have done so far and then started their work in their empowerment booklet. While they did this I interviewed students on the outcomes.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Listening quiz October 22nd
October 14, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we completed the page in our booklet on Habitat vs Niche.

Here are 2 great videos:

https://sites.google.com/a/mytools2go.ca/adams-gr-3-4-apples/curriculum-corner/science/habitats-and-communities?overridemobile=true&tmpl=%2Fsystem%2Fapp%2Ftemplates%2Fprint%2F&showPrintDialog=1

Tomorrow we are playing Kahoot!
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued with the United Nation's Human Rights and Freedoms.

Tomorrow students will work on a section of their booklet independently. I will be starting student interviews for the Standard based grading. I will be checking to see where students are on their outcomes. Students will also self-assess how they are doing on the outcomes.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students worked on completing Topic 1 and then began Topic 2: Evolution of Communication Technologies.
October 13, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we discussed further regarding range of tolerance and completed the journal entry on page 5 of our booklet.
October 9, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Have a great weekend!!!

Listening quiz October 22nd
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students finished up the Levels of Ecosystems page in their booklet.

Next, students learned about the word range of tolerance.
October 8, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we discussed the levels of organization of an Ecosystem and began work on page 6 of our booklet.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
If you did not complete the After Reading questions on 'Resisting Hitler' please do so for homework.

The questions have been posted in Google Classroom.

Listening Quiz October 22
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we learned about Canada's Constitution and the Charter of Rights and Freedoms.
October 7, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we took our Socials class outside. We will return to the booklet tomorrow.
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
REMINDER! Unit 1 Math test tomorrow, October 8th in Period 5. Check our Google Classroom for notes and review!
Music
Assigned By: Gillingham, Christina
Get your playlists started in your mind so you can create your music genre playlist in class next week.
Keep in mind, all genres, artists and bands are welcomed! Only one exception... If your song does not have a CLEAN EDIT, I can not add it to the playlist. So choose your top 5 faves, but have a few 'back up' choices for your personal playlist.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Students we finished up/corrected p. 4 in our chapter 1 booklets on abiotic factors.

We then played a little abiotic-biotic game.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
If you did not get the Pre Reading and During Reading questions completed in class today on 'Resisting Hitler' please do so for homework.

Listening quiz October 22nd.
October 6, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we looked at the concepts of Power and Authority. We talked about authority that is given and the authority given under law.

Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Listening quiz has been moved to October 22nd.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we finished up the write up for our Ecosystem Walk Activity. This will be a graded assessment.

Students also finished p. 4 in their booklets on abiotic factors.
October 5, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we finished off talking about legal Milestones.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Horan, Matthew
Food Drive is on this week from Monday through Thursday. All items are one point. Please bring any non-perishable food items to homeroom in the mornings.
October 4, 2020
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
If you are able, please bring in a non-perishable food item or two to help stock the shelves of the CBS/Paradise Food Bank. Every little bit helps!
October 2, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students continued to learn about legal milestones- in particular getting their driver's license, getting their first job and voting. If a students had missed work due to illness, the material is on Google classroom.

Classroom code: ws7h6kg Students must join this classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Listening quiz has been moved to October 22nd.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
We will continue our little 'lab' write-up based on our Ecosystem walk next science class.
October 1, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Listening Quiz Tuesday October 6th.
Science
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was the last day to work on the STEM activity. Tomorrow we will go back to Chapter 1.
September 30, 2020
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Reminders!

Unit 1 Assignment is due tomorrow! (Thursday, October 1st)

Unit 1 Test has been scheduled for next Thursday! (October 8th)
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
If you did not get the question completed about bias in 'The Nest' please do so for homework.

Listening Quiz October 6th
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we talked about Orange Shirt Day and residential schools.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we did our Ecosystem walk.
September 29, 2020
Adolescence
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we started learning about Legal Milestones and had a look at the role of the Child and Youth Advocate.

Students must join the Google classroom : ws7h6kg
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we worked through page 3 of our chapter 1 booklet.

Tomorrow we will be going outside (if the weather is nice) to observe both abiotic and biotic factors.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
If you did not complete the connection answer we started in class today please do so for homework.
September 28, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students finished up work on page 2 in our booklet (posted in our google classroom, as well). Then, we discussed the meaning of abiotic vs. biotic (p.3 in our booklet).

Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we finished off the 'Me in 20 Years' activity.
September 26, 2020
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Reminder of Mental Math Assessment on Monday!

Also, Unit #1 Assignment was handed out on Thursday, September 24th. You have the week to complete it. Due Thursday, October 1st!
September 25, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today students worked through page 2 in our booklet (posted in our google classroom, as well).

Here is a great video to introduce the meaning of an Ecosystem:

http://studyjams.scholastic.com/studyjams/jams/science/ecosystems/ecosystems.htm
September 24, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued learning about personal empowerment.

Tomorrow students will do an in-class activity called 'Me in 20 Years'
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please review your terms tonight. If you forget you binder they are on google classroom :)
September 23, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we started learning about the concept of Personal Empowerment.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
If you did not get the Pre, During and After reading questions completed for 'The Nest' please do so for homework.

Please review your language terms.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we finished up a last few items on lab glassware and then we introduced our first unit on Ecosystems.

The booklet for the first chapter is posted in our google classroom.
September 22, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue to work on the Pre, During and After reading questions on the Nest tomorrow.
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we clued up lab safety by completing a worksheet on glassware names.

In our next class, we will be starting Unit 1 - Ecosystems.

Our Google Classroom Code is:
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September 18, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
If you did not complete the 'Step Up' activity we did in class today please do so for homework.
Core French
Assigned By: Thistle, Susan
Welcome to our core french class for the year! Here is the google classroom code:
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September 17, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
We have been introducing the idea of the word empowerment. Today I took them outside for a bit of a breather as they have been working really hard. Tomorrow we will explore personal empowerment.

Students should have a red binder for Socials to keep things organized.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue discussing what the theme of the 'Step Up' unit is tomorrow.
September 16, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
As promised the Google Classroom code is as follows:

opqwplw
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we continued on with our lab safety booklet.

Our Google Classroom Code is:
f2a3al3
September 15, 2020
Math
Assigned By: Bungay, Kerri
Please join our Google Classroom for 7-6!
Your code is: xu2gsab
Science
Assigned By: Lundrigan, Huberta
Today we continued on with our Lab Safety Booklet. Students will need 1 yellow duo-tang to start off this year. The rest can be returned home until they are needed.

Our Google Classroom Code is:
f2a3al3
September 14, 2020
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we started our 'My Covid time capsule'. We will finish this tomorrow and then start Chapter 1.
Students should have a red folder or duo tang.

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