Homework Assigned For Homeroom: 8-1
June 12, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will do a reading comprehension open book evaluation tomorrow in class. You will be permitted to use the novel.
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
There are quite a few practice exams as well as the solutions to the review sheets in a google classroom. The classroom code is ao4wfcz
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
We will start correcting our practice exam tomorrow.

Students will need a calculator, a protractor and a ruler for their final exam.
June 10, 2019
Art
Assigned By: Bowers, Tracy
Reminder that all pictures for the Photography project should be taken and uploaded into your Google Drive for class tomorrow.
You will have time in class tomorrow to finish/ add your pictures to the assignments.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
We will be working on practice final exam over the next couple of classes. If students wish to use their notes they need to bring them to class.
June 7, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will do an in-class written comprehension activity based on the main events of our novel on Thursday of next week. You will be permitted to use the novel. :)
June 4, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
We are currently working on Chapter. 10 - Toward Confederation.
Students began working on a booklet during class time today that will be due June 18th. This is the last evaluation of the year.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
We will be correcting our ch 11 review sheet tomorrow.

Ch 11 quiz - Thursday, June 6th.

June 3, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we went over la respiration cellulaire et les besoins des cellules.

Students were given a review sheet today in preparation for their quiz on Thursday. We will work on the review tomorrow in class and correct on Wednesday.

Ch 11 quiz - Thursday, June 6th

Study guide for final exam can be found in Google Classroom.
May 31, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 11 quiz -Thursday, June 6th.

Final exam study guide can be found in Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
BOOKLETS and remaining presentations are due Monday.

Exam review will also start Monday.
May 30, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
We are currently learning about organ systems.

Chapter 11 quiz -Thursday, June 6th.

Final exam study guide can be found in Google Classroom.
May 29, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Book talk presentation
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We are about halfway through our novel. Students completed an unseen oral comprehension evaluation today. It would be useful to review the vocabulary lists on a regular basis to help prepare for the final reading comprehension quiz. While the novels cannot be removed from the room, any students who have indicated that they are experiencing difficulty understanding have been encouraged to sign out a novel to do some rereading at home.
May 28, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
We have started our final chapter of the year, ch. 11. We will be having a quiz on Thursday, June 6th.

A copy of the study guide for the final exam can be found in Google Classroom.
May 27, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Finish class work p.387 #1-6, 8, 9
You will be given an assignment on Thursday on misleading graphs. It is due Monday.

Just a reminder of the due dates students were given for the final exam preparation review sheets:
Unit 1 - May 28
Unit 2 - May 31
Unit 3 - June 4
Unit 4 - June 7
Unit 5 - June 11
Unit 6 - June 14

Students will be completing a practice exam on June 6. One period will be given in class and the rest should be completed at home that night.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
We are currently working on a Ch.8 Project- 'Chasse au Trésor.'
Students who were in Quebec were notified of this assignment before the break while those who remained in school worked on it throughout the week.

Students had one period of class time today and they will have another class tomorrow to work on the assignment.

Projects are due to be turned in on Google Classroom on Wednesday, May 19th.
May 21, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Lit Circle Novels: Booklets due June 3

Book talks being done in class May 27-28
May 14, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Socials Test tomorrow!
Test covers Chapter.8- World War II.
Responses to review are posted in Google Classroom.
May 13, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Finish the multiple choice from the review sheet tonight as well as the questions on page 411. Finish anything from #3-12 that is not complete.

On Thursday, there will be a test on the the probability outcomes from unit 7.

When students return from Quebec, we will complete the other half of the unit, interpreting misleading graphs.
There will be an in class assignment on this part of the unit on May 29.

Students will get the exam review package on May 16. There will be a practice exam on June 6.


Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Continue working on novels and booklets.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 10 quiz tomorrow! Lots of resources on Google classroom including a practice quiz. Quiz will consist of 15 m/c.
May 10, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
We will be correcting our review sheet on Monday. Review sheet and booklet can be found in google classroom.

Chapter 10 quiz - Tuesday, May 14th. Students should have all pages done in their booklet except page 9 and page 13. All definitions except #12. And #23.

Quiz will consist of 15 m/c.
May 8, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 10 quiz - Tuesday, May 14th. Review sheet will be given out tomorrow.
May 7, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We are continuing to work on our Literature Circles. Books need to be read by May 27 (before Quebec for those going on the trip).

Booklets Due May 31.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we completed page 8 in the booklet and definitions 1-15 (except 12).

Chapter 10 quiz - Tuesday, May 14th.

Review sheet will be posted on Google Classroom.
May 6, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Chapter.8 Socials Test is scheduled for Wednesday, May 15th.

We have just completed an in-class assignment on the home front which was due today. For those who did not hand in today, please pass it in first thing tomorrow.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we corrected page 6 in our booklet and started page 8. We will continue this tomorrow.

Exit card tomorrow on the parts of a microscope. Students will NOT be permitted to use their notes.

Chapter 10 quiz - Tuesday, May 14th.
May 3, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Chapter.8 Socials Test is scheduled for Wednesday, May 15th.

We are also currently working on an in-class assignment on the home front which is due on Monday, May 6th.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your quiz on le passé composé will be on Monday. You will have Tuesday and Wednesday's classes to finish up your scénarimage while the pronunciation interviews are ongoing. It will be due at the end of class Wednesday.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we completed page 5 on the parts of the microscope and started page 6.

Chapter 10 quiz - Tuesday, May 14th.
May 2, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 10 quiz - Tuesday, May 14th.
Art
Assigned By: Bowers, Tracy
Reminder that tomorrow is a sketching class (so bring your sketchbooks) and sketches # 7 and 8 need to be completed before the end of class.
April 30, 2019
Art
Assigned By: Bowers, Tracy
Art sketches due this week on Friday May 3rd. Sketches 7 & 8 should be finished and brought to class to be graded.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Speech presentations will continue tomorrow. :)
April 29, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Speech presentations will continue tomorrow. If you did not pass your duotang in today (with your jot notes and your final copy), PLEASE have it ready for tomorrow.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Welcome back! I hope everyone had a wonderful Easter Break :)

Please bring a new duotang for unit 4 tomorrow.
April 18, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Speech presentations will start on April 29th. Please have your research and a final copy in a duotang ready to submit. You will need a second final copy for yourself. :)
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Mid-Year review was due today. Late deductions will apply!!

Enjoy the Easter Break :)
April 16, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Mid-year review due Thursday, April 18th.

Students were given class time to work on the review today and will be given another class tomorrow.
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
The unit 6 test is tomorrow.
April 15, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
The unit 6 test is Wednesday.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
You will have one class tomorrow to work on typing up your final copy of your speech based on the revisions from today. The entire final copy will be due on Monday, April 29. Presentations will also begin on this day. You will need to submit a duotang with your notes and final copy. You will need a second final copy for yourself (so print two!). :)
April 12, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Please have your entire rough copy of your speech done for Monday.
April 11, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your rough copy of your informative speech is due on Monday, April 15. We will work on peer editing and the writing the final copy next week. You must be ready to present on Monday, April 29. In your duotang, you should have your two research sheets and a final copy. You will need a second final copy for yourself to use as you present.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Optics test tomorrow. Make sure you review ch 4 & 5. A practice test can be found on Google Classroom.

Make sure you review the ch 4 practice quiz and real quiz as well.

Mid-year review due April 18th. This will count as a mark so please take your time with it.
April 10, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Optics Test - Friday, April 12th.

Mid-year review - Due Thursday, April 18th.

Please have review sheet completed for tomorrow's class. Practice test can be found in Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Poetry Test OPEN BOOK on April 16! Students must have their own notes/practices answers, etc. organized beforehand.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Hockey Game permission slip and $5

Cap and gown photos ordered by the 18th
April 9, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
The unit 6 assignment is due tomorrow. The test is Wednesday April 17.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
We are currently finishing up Ch.7- The Interwar Period.

Students have been working on booklets during class time throughout the chapter. The booklets will be graded and should be handed in on Thursday, April 11th.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Optics Test (Ch 4 & 5) - Friday, April 12th.

Today students worked on chapter 5 review. Please have review completed for Thursday's class.

Please review chapter 4 at home!!!!! (Practice quiz, quiz, notes, etc).
April 8, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
POETRY TEST: April 16
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
With all of the research and jot notes complete, we have begun the rough copies of our informative speeches. :) This will continue all week.
April 5, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
The unit 6 assignment is due Wednesday.
Monday is the 2 point early bird date.
The test is April 17.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
A mid-year review assignment was introduced today. In Google Classroom I will post a 25 question m/c review on units 1-2. Students will have up to April 18th to complete the review for a mark. Students are encouraged to write answers on paper before submitting. Google Forms will not save answers if completing the review over the course of a couple of days. We will discuss the mid-year review more next week. Students are encouraged to use their notes!!

Optics test (ch. 4 & 5) - April 12th. Students have received a ch 5 review sheet and it can also be found in Google Classroom. DON'T FORGET TO REVIEW CHAPTER 4!! (chapter 4 review sheet, practice quiz, quiz, notes, etc.)

Students will also be given a study guide for the unit. This can also be found in Google Classroom.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Students are now working on Ch.7- The Interwar period.
We have been completing a booklet in class after each discussion. At the end of the chapter, the booklet will be handed in to be graded.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Please have all your research complete for Monday. :)
April 3, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will continue with the research process for our informative speeches tomorrow and Friday. All research must be complete for Monday, when we will begin writing the rough copy.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Optics Test (ch 4 & 5) - April 12th. A review sheet will be handed out later this week, however students are encouraged to start preparing before they receive their review sheet.
April 1, 2019
Ens Religieux
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Students have been working on their second major religion assignment over the past 3 classes.

Instructions and Slideshow template has been posted to Google Classroom.

Due: Wednesday, April 3.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Lab tomorrow! Attendance is very important.
March 29, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Optics Test - April 12th
March 28, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Fairy Tale book covers due Tuesday.

TEST April 16! (Note date change)

We are currently working on our poetry unit.

Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Fairy Tale book covers due Tuesday.

TEST April 16! (Note date change)

We are currently working on our poetry unit.

March 27, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Students received the unit 6 assignment today. This is due April 10 (early bird (April 8).
The test is April 17.
March 26, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your informative text reading comprehension quiz will be tomorrow. There isn't really any way to prepare for this. :) Please have a topic and three sub-topics for your informative speech by Monday. :)
March 25, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will do an unseen informative text reading evaluation on Wednesday similar to the practice ones we did in class. Topic exploration for our informative text essays began today and we will continue with this tomorrow.
March 21, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Reminder: Socials Test tomorrow- Friday, March 22nd.

Study Guide, Notes and Review sheet answers are posted in google classroom.

Supplementary study notes can be found on my web page.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Students need a protractor for this chapter.
March 19, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Students will need a protractor for this next chapter. Please bring to class tomorrow.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
The Socials test has been moved to Friday, March 22.

Study Guides are posted on Google Classroom as well as answer keys to recent work we've completed in class.

Review sheets will be handed out and completed in class tomorrow.
March 15, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
I just wanted to send a reminder that pictures will be taken on the 19th, first day back after the long weekend. The order form was sent home last week. It's a good idea for students to wear a white shirt (possibly even black) as a little of the shirt shows through the neck part of the gown. Boys can also wear a tie if they like.


Report cards go out Thursday, March 21.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
DUE MARCH 20:

Independent Novel Assignment - Turn in on Google Classroom

Fairy Tales:
Cover Page
Booklet/Editing Sheets
Story Board
Rough Copy (with visible Edits)
Final Copy (printed off NOT emailed)

Put all of this together in a duotang or stapled. Submit ALL parts of the assignment.
March 14, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
FAIRY TALE PROCESS PIECE DUE MARCH 20!
INCLUDE (and in this order) all hard copies:
1. Cover Page
2. Fairy Tale Booklet of jot notes/brainstorming etc.
3. Story Board
4. Rough Copy (with visible edits)
5. Final Copy (printed off, not emailed) Size 12 font Arial or Times New Roman
March 13, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Quiz tomorrow. 15 m/c. Try the practice quiz in Google Classroom.

Lots of resources have been added to Google Classroom.
March 11, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Independent Novel assignment was worked on today in class.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Cap and gown pics on March 19.

Reports go out March 21.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 4 quiz - Thursday, March 14th.
15 m/c.
March 8, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
The unit 5 test is Monday. Please review your assignment and the 3 review sheets you have been given.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Ch 4 quiz - Thursday, March 14th.

Review was handed out today. Students will be given class time to complete review next week.

Quiz consists of 15 m/c
March 7, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Ch 4 quiz - Thursday, March 14th.
March 5, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Propaganda posters are now past due (yesterday- Monday, March 4th.) Please hand in tomorrow.

Over the past two classes, students have been learning about Newfoundlanders who served in WWI.

They have taken notes on each group's role in the war and have been making a 'placemat' with the crests of each group. I have added all information to Google Classroom for those who did not finish in class. We will be moving on tomorrow to Beaumont Hamel.

Ch.6 Test is scheduled for March 20th.
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Unit 5 assignments are due tomorrow. The test is Monday.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 4 quiz - Thursday, March 14th.
March 4, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 4 quiz: Thursday, March 14th
March 1, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Monday is the early bird date for the unit 5 assignment.
Assignments are due Wednesday and the test is March 11.
February 28, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your re-quiz on le conditionnel présent will take place tomorrow. Please see the sheet on Google Classroom to prepare if you cannot locate it in your binder. We will continue/finish up presentations on Monday.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
We are currently working on Chapter.6- World War I.

Last class we discussed patriotism and propaganda. Students then started creating their own Propaganda posters. We will be working on these in class again tomorrow. All details are uploaded to Google Classroom.
February 26, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will continue with our presentations tomorrow. Please make sure you are ready if you haven't presented yet.
February 22, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Due to technical difficulties, we were unable to do our quiz today so this will now take place on Monday. The last class for your dream trip project was today. Presentations will begin on Tuesday. Have a nice weekend. :)
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
The unit 5 assignment is due March 6. We have not yet completed all material for this unit.
The test is March 11.
February 19, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Since we were without internet and therefore unable to work on our slideshows today, your final class with these will now be tomorrow (Wednesday). We will do the practice quiz on le conditionnel on Thursday and then, on Friday, we will do the actual quiz. The quiz will not take all period. Presentations of your slideshows will begin after the quiz so please ensure that your slideshow is complete by Friday.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Students have been working on a foldable for Ch.4- The Crises in the 1890's.
They will have one more class tomorrow to finish. Due date: Thursday, Feb 21.

We will begin Chapter.6- World War I on Thursday.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Students will need a new duotang for unit 3. Unit 2 materials should be brought home until final exam review.
February 14, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Projects were due today.

Please share projects with rebeccatilley@nlesd.ca
February 13, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Today we started the final project for Le tour du monde en 80 jours. Instructions are on the Google Classroom. Presentations will begin on February 22nd. We will do a quiz on le conditionnel on Thursday of next week. You should review the information sheet that was handed out on Day 1 of this topic in order to prepare. :)
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
We are currently working on Ch.4 in the textbook. During the past two classes, we have been looking at NL government in the 1800's. Tomorrow we will begin a foldable (to be graded) on the second half of the chapter.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Projects are due tomorrow! PLEASE look at the rubric and other resources in Google Classroom before submitting the project.

Share projects with rebeccatilley@nlesd.ca
February 12, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Tomorrow students will be completing a 5 question exit card on pressure, force and area (graded). I will post the notes on Google Classroom.

Project is due on Thursday, February 14th. Please share with rebeccatilley@nlesd.ca

See Google Classroom for examples/rubrics.
February 11, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Final projects are due on Thursday, February 14th.

See Google Classroom for resources.
February 8, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
A reminder that your written comprehension project for Le tour du monde is due on Monday if not yet submitted. :) Today, we started le conditionnel, a super fun very tense that you will need for the second project for this unit.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Final projects are due on Thursday, Feb 14th. Please see Google Classroom for project examples and rubrics.
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Part 1 of the mid-year assignment is due Monday.
On Monday you will be writing part 2, which is 20 multiple choice questions (10 from unit 1 and 10 from unit 2). You may use your notes for this. However, if you forget your notes, you are not permitted to share with another student. This is an individual assessment.
February 7, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your assignment is due on Monday, Feb. 11 if you did not already pass it in.
February 6, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Part 1 of the mid-year assignment is due Monday.
On Monday, part 2 will be written. This is 20 multiple choice questions, 10 from unit 1 and 10 from unit 2. Notes are permitted for this. So bring your large binder with your notes, assignments and tests from previous units. If you forget your notes, you will not be permitted to share with another student. This is individual work.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will have one more class working on your representation of Phileas Fogg's journey. After this, the final due date is February 11.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 2 test is Friday, February 8th.

The test consists of 18 m/c and 3 short answer questions.

Don't forget to review your ch 7 material as well.

Review sheet answers are found on Google Classroom.

Science project is due on February 14th. See Google Classroom for resources.
February 5, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will continue working on our reading comprehension projects in class tomorrow. The final due date is February 11.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please have ch 8 & 9 review sheet ready to correct tomorrow.

Unit 2 test (ch 7, 8 & 9) - Friday, February 8th.
February 4, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Tests were returned and reviewed today.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Today, we began working on your written comprehension project for this unit. You will have tomorrow and Wednesday to continue this. The final due date is Monday, February 11.
February 1, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Students received a study guide for their test (ch. 7, 8, 9).

The review sheet for chapters 8 & 9 was handed out as well. It can be found on Google Classroom..

Lots of study resources have been added to Google Classroom.

Unit 2 test - Friday, February 8th.

Project due date - Thursday, February 14th. Students should be using their proposal and proposal comments to create a final Google Slides project. Please see Google Classroom for project exemplars.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Outsiders TEST Feb 5

We are currently working on the Outsiders assignment, a creative writing process piece.
January 31, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 2 test- Friday, February 8th.

Final science project due date - Thursday, February 14th.

Students need to take the notes made on their proposal and start putting together their final projects (Google slides unless a student wants to participate in regional science fair).

Final project rubrics/layouts will up uploaded to Google Classroom.

If you want to participate in the regional science fair and plan on using participants in your experiment please print off the 'informed consent' form from Google Classroom, fill out the form and bring it to me to sign.
January 30, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 2 test (ch 7, 8 & 9)- Friday, February 8th. Review sheet will be handed out this week.

Proposals were handed back today. We will continue to discuss final projects, which are due on Thursday, February 14th.

If you wish to participate in the regional science fair all participants in your experiment will have to sign the volunteer consent form (see Google Classroom).
January 29, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Complete the multiple choice and first question on the second review sheet.
The unit 4 test is Friday.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Ch.5 Socials Quiz is scheduled for tomorrow.

Students completed a practice quiz in class today. It`s now on Google Classroom once again and is open to practice multiple times.
January 28, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please finish Webquest for Wednesday if not finished in class.

Unit 2 test - Friday, February 8th.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will begin your written comprehension project that requires you to represent the journey of Phileas Fogg later this week. If you plan on using a map to represent his journey, you have a few days to get this.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
In using the Sphero Sprk's today students were to follow a path of colors using construction paper on the floor. The task was to have the Sphero go as fast as it could through the path while keeping contact with the paper.
January 25, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Socials Quiz- Wednesday, Jan 30th.

Review sheets have been handed out and we have been working on them in class. The answer key is posted on my website - www.mllelambe.weebly.com
January 24, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Tentative unit 2 test date: February 8th.
January 23, 2019
Home Economics
Assigned By: Bowers, Tracy
Reminder that Home ec Term projects are due tomorrow, Thursday January 24th. Please refer to guidelines in your Google classroom as to the criteria needed for this project.
Also make sure to TURN IN your project in your Google classroom (not share via email). If you did your project in a Google slide/ doc different than the template on the assignment page and you are unsure how to add it to your classroom, please drop down and see me.
January 22, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
As we are nearing the end of reading 'Le tour du monde en 80 jours' in class, please make sure that you have a record of the places visited, dates and modes of transportation on your map. You will need to use this information for your written comprehension representation. You should currently be in San Francisco on your map.
January 21, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Students will be doing an exit card tomorrow on mass, volume and density calculations (11 M/C). Answer key for calculations can be found in Google Classroom.

Please check Power School to ensure you have turned in your project proposal. Once proposals are handed back students will have two weeks to complete their final project.

If any students are growing plants as a part of their experiment they should start ASAP. Come see me for a quick discussion before getting started.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Ch.5 Booklets (in-class assignments) are due tomorrow.

Ch.5 assignments are posted on Google Classroom. Precise guidelines are explained in the Classroom.
**Reminder: Students may translate their Home-Ec project to French to count for an option in Section B.

Due dates:
Home-Ec portion Eng & French: Jan 24th
The remainder: Jan 31st

The Socials Quiz is also scheduled for: Jan 30th.
January 18, 2019
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Class #2 of using the Sphero Sprk. Today students were programming the Sphero to go through a maze.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Project proposals are due on Monday, January 21st. Please click 'turn in' on Google Classroom.
January 17, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Ch.5 assignments are posted on Google Classroom. Precise guidelines are explained in the Classroom.
**Reminder: Students may translate their Home-Ec project to French to count for an option in Section B.

Due dates:
Home-Ec portion Eng & French: Jan 24th
The remainder: Jan 31st

The Socials Quiz is also scheduled for: Jan 30th.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students were introduced to the Sphero Sprk robots today, and began to learn how to program.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We are working our way through the outsiders. There are questions to complete with each chapter. Audio links, notes, questions, etc. are all posted in our Google Classroom.
January 15, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Ch.5 assignments are now posted on Google Classroom. Precise guidelines are explained in the Classroom.
**Reminder: Students may translate their Home-Ec project to French to count for an option in Section B.

Due dates:
Home-Ec portion Eng & French: Jan 24th
The remainder: Jan 31st

The Socials Quiz is also scheduled for: Jan 30th.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Project proposal due Jan 21st (Monday)
January 14, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Finish worksheet D66 #1-8
The assignment is due January 25.
The test is Feb 1.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please finish the fluids worksheet assigned today in class for homework. We will be correcting tomorrow.

Students will need their textbooks every class and will not be permitted to go to their lockers if they forget.

Project proposals are due on January 21st via Google Classroom.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Socials Quiz is scheduled for Jan 30th.

We are currently working on our booklets in class and should finish up by Friday. From there, we will begin working on our chapter.5 assignment followed by review.

Students can now access the project on Google Classroom. Due Dates will be given out tomorrow. While they will have some time to work on this project in school, the majority will need to be done at home.
January 11, 2019
Home Economics
Assigned By: Bowers, Tracy
Students were passed out a paper copy of their Term Projects in class today. The guidelines can also be found in their Google classroom.
Term projects are due on or before January 24th.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
There will be no more class time given to work on the proposal for the science project.

The due date is January 21st (next Monday). Please submit via Google Classroom (click turn in).

Remember your sources!! Please come see me if you have any questions
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
The unit 4 assignment is due January 25. The test is February 1.
January 10, 2019
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Welcome back :)

Students are currently working on Chapter.5 in the textbook.

Throughout the chapter, they have been completing a booklet that covers each concept individually in question form. Students keep these booklets in the classroom to avoid them getting lost. We will be finishing up mid next week. Students who have missed time, or need to clue up may take home at that time. Booklets will be graded.

We will then quiz the Chapter on Janaury 30th.

Also, we will soon begin our major assignment for Ch.5. This will be posted the Google Classroom tomorrow once we go through it as a class. Part of the project is cross-curricular with Home Economics. More information will be shared once the document is posted :)
January 8, 2019
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students were given another class to code a step counter using the Micro:bits.
January 7, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Speech marks and Chasing a Dream test marks were returned today.

We will be starting the novel, The Outsiders tomorrow. Students need a duo tang for this that they bring every class.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
If you did submit your journal at the end of class today, please do so by the end of the week.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we started to discuss the Science research project. This year students have 2 options for their project: 1) Greatest Canadian Invention or 2) Science Experiment.

Student may work individually or with a max of one other person from their class.

Students will be given one science class to select a topic, fill out the wish list/partner form and then 2 more classes to work on their science proposal.

Once the proposal is submitted (approximately Jan 21st), I will grade it and give feedback. Students will then begin to put together the final project.

Project descriptions, proposals, and partner forms/wish lists will be posted in google classroom.

Please discuss with your child which option they would like to do and if they would prefer to work with a partner or to work individually.
December 17, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Le Conte de Noel - Skit presentations tomorrow. :)
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Students will also be going mummering around the school on Thursday, Dec 20th- first period.
Students should bring in appropriate clothing/items for that day :)
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students continued programming the Micro:bits.
December 14, 2018
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Today students were introduced to using Micro:bits (a single board computer system). They are learning how to code and program the Mirco:bit to do a variety of tasks.
December 13, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Graphing evaluation tomorrow (double-line graph!).

Please see Google Classroom for the graph you already completed that is similar to tomorrow's assessment.
December 12, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Graphing evaluation on Friday. We will be doing a practice graph tomorrow during class.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We are collecting toonies for turkeys.

Turkey dinner is $6.75 for those interested. Money due in by Friday the 14th. Dinner is the 18th.

Secret Santa gift is due in on the 19th.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Quiz on the 17th.

Independent Novel assignments are due.
December 11, 2018
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Today, students began working on Ch.5- Lifestyles in the 19th century.

Students will be completing a booklet in class to hand in at the end of the chapter. This booklet will include all major aspects of the chapter and will be graded. We will be working on this until the break.
Students should bring in appropriate clothing/items for that day :)

Students will also be going mummering around the school next week as it ties in nicely with this chapter and of course with Christmas festivities.
8-1 will be going next Thursday, Dec 20th- first period.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your reading comprehension quiz is tomorrow. Review the vocabulary from chapters 1-4. If you have lost a sheet, check on the Google Classroom.
December 7, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Quiz- Dec 17

Independent Novel Study due Dec 11.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
You will have a reading comprehension quiz for Le Conte de Noel on Wednesday, December 12. This quiz will have questions about the main events of the book (objective style) and you will also need to be able to associate the vocabulary words from Chapters 1-4 with their French definitions. The vocabulary sheets are on the Google Classroom if you lost one. You will be able to use the book as you complete this quiz.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Ch. 7 quiz - Tuesday, December 11th.

See Google Classroom for review materials.

Quiz is 15 M/C questions.
December 5, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Ch 7 Quiz - Tuesday, December 11th.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Students have now had two periods to work on their Ch.3 Seal Hunting Assignment- a drawing of the Southern Cross Disaster.
For those who didn't complete in class, please hand in on Friday, Dec 7th.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Today was to be the last class to complete the hands on Hydraulics activity where students are building a robotic arm demonstrating hydraulics. Reminder: if any student did not complete the Hydraulics assignment in the Technology 8-1 Google Classroom it will need to be done before the Christmas break.
December 4, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
You will have a reading comprehension quiz for Le Conte de Noel on Wednesday, December 12 (date change from the 11th). This quiz will have questions about the main events of the book (objective style) and you will also need to be able to associate the vocabulary words from Chapters 1-4 with their French definitions. The vocabulary sheets are on the Google Classroom if you lost one...not that you would ;)
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Assignments have been returned and reviewed.
Study the review sheet completed in class today.
The unit 3 test is Wednesday.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 7 quiz - Tuesday, December 11th.

Please have review sheet completed by Friday to correct.
December 3, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Today we finished Chapter 3 of 6 in Le Conte de Noel. You will have a reading comprehension quiz for this book on Tuesday, December 11. This quiz will have questions about the main events of the book (objective style) and you will also need to be able to associate the vocabulary words from Chapters 1-4 with their French definitions. The vocabulary sheets are on the Google Classroom if you lost one...not that you would ;)
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 7 quiz - Tuesday, December 11th.

Today we finished chapter 7 on viscosity.

We will be starting review next class.

Lots of resources have been added to Google Classroom to help with review.
November 30, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Quiz du chapitre 7 - mardi, le 11 décembre.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Students are reminded of their Socials Test on Monday- December 3rd.
This test will cover Ch.3.
Students have done review in class and I have emailed an answer key to assist with studying at home.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We spent today working on our independent novel assignments. Speech presentations are finished up.
November 28, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We are nearly done speeches.

Working on independent novel assignments next. See google classroom.
November 27, 2018
Adolescence
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students are finishing up with a hands on Hydraulics activity where they are building a robotic arm.
November 26, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Unit 3 assignments are due Thursday. Tomorrow is the early bird date. The test will be WEDNESDAY, DEC 5. This is a change in the original date.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We are in the process of presenting speeches.

Independent Novels should be read by this week.
November 23, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Fractions assignments are due Thursday. The early bird is Tuesday.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
On Monday we will be completing our flow rate lab. Please come dress prepared (i.e. don't wear your nice shoes in case any of the fluids are spilled :)).
November 22, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we spent most of the period going over our unit test. Unit tests were handed back and marks are on Powerschool. Please keep your unit test as it is good review material for your final exam.

Please make sure you have a new duotang for unit 2.
November 21, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will write our short narrative texts in class on Friday. You may use any information that is in your French binder as you do this.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Speeches due on Friday! Please see google classroom for all information!
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Just a reminder that unit 3 assignments are due Thursday, Nov 29. The early bird date is Nov 27.
The test is Dec 6.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please make sure you have a new duotang for unit 2.
November 16, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your arbre conceptuel is due on Monday. :) Make sure you look over it using the rubric that I will be using to evaluate it before you submit it to me.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students started a hands on Hydraulics activity where they are building a robotic arm.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please bring a new duotang next class for unit 2.

Make sure you take your unit 1 duotang home and keep it in a safe place until final exam review.
November 15, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
You will have one more period to work on your arbre conceptuel. It will be due on Monday. The instructions and the exact rubric that will be used to evaluate it can be found on the Google Classroom.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Early Bird for Research Project is tomorrow, Friday Nov 16th.

Project Due Date: Monday, Nov 19th

Rubrics have been uploaded to Google Classroom to review prior to handing in assignment.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Showed a couple videos on Hydraulics. Students were then given time to finish/fix the assignment on Hydraulics and Pneumatics.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We continue to work on speeches. Students should now have all research and jot notes completed. Also, we are working on our rough copies. Peer editing will be done and the FINAL copies due on November 23 (ready to present this day).
November 14, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 1 test (chapter 1, 2 and water quality from chapter 3) is Friday, November 16th. Please have review sheet completed to correct tomorrow.

Practice test can be found in Google Classroom.
November 13, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Breakfast Club is accepting donations this week.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Rough Copy of speech is due by Thursday. Print a copy (or email it to me ) for peer editing.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 1 test (chapters 1, 2 and water quality from ch. 3) - Friday, November 16th.
November 8, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Clued up all jot notes for our speech. Beginning rough copies on Tuesday!

Any remaining jot notes must be completed at home.

Link to legion contest:

http://www.legion.ca/communities-youth/youth-education/remembrance-contests
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Research Projects are due Monday, Nov 19th. They should be shared with Mme. Andrews prior to coming to school that day.
Early Bird: Friday, Nov 16th
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Please make arrangements to pick up Christmas Fundraiser orders.

No school tomorrow or Monday.

Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 1 Test (chapters 1, 2 & water quality from chapter 3) - Friday, November 16th. Review sheet, study guide and notes can be found in Google Classroom.
November 7, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 1 test- Friday, November 16th.

Review sheet can be found in Google Classroom.

Study guide can also be found on Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Jot note section of speeches should be completed by tomorrow. Rough copies to begin on Tuesday.
November 6, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we worked on our chapter 2/3 review sheet. It can be found on Google Classroom.

Unit 1 test- Friday, November 16th.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your quiz is tomorrow. Use the two sheets that were given out initially in order to prepare. You could also review the video on the website. Remember...there will not be any verbs that are not on those initial two class handouts.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Students have now had 2 periods to work on their slideshows for their Research Project. Whether they complete a slideshow or a backboard, all projects are due Monday, Nov 19th.

Early bird- November 16th.

November 5, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
MADD Presentation


Jot notes for speeches due on THURSDAY the 8th.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your quiz is changed to Wednesday because of the large amount of people who will be missing class to participate in the Remembrance Day Assembly.
November 2, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your quiz on l'imparfait is on Tuesday. Today, we did a practice quiz. Use the link on the website and the sheets in your binder to prepare.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Worked on our persuasive speeches.
November 1, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
1. The two double-sided worksheets on l'imparfait should be done for tomorrow.
2. We will do a small imparfait quiz on Tuesday of next week (November 6).
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 1 test is tentatively scheduled for Friday, November 16th.
October 29, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will do a small quiz on the formation of the imparfait on Tuesday of next week. There will be an optional section of this quiz on the passé composé. If you complete it and your mark is better than your quiz on this topic, this mark will replace your original mark.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
PJ Day tomorrow! Remember to adhere to the dress code.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Check PowerSchool for updated marks.

We are beginning our speech unit. Students were given a list of topics to choose from.
October 26, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Finish review sheet 3.
The assignments were reviewed and returned today.
The unit 2 test is Tuesday.
October 25, 2018
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Reminder: Socials test is scheduled for Monday, Oct 29th.

Students corrected their review sheet in class today. This answer key as also been posted to Google Classroom. Remember to go over study guide, review sheet and notes.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students are working on Assignment #3: Careers in Control Technology.
October 24, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Today we started a review of l'imparfait. You will get your quiz back tomorrow. :)
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Reminders for the fieldtrip on Friday:
- Dress for the weather, as part will be outside.
- Pack a lunch, as we won't likely be be back until the end of lunch
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Students did a writer's notebook. See google classroom.

Students should be reading their independent novels.

October 23, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Book cover assignments were due today.

We completed Writer's Notebook #4. See google classroom.

Students should be reading their independent novels.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your quiz is tomorrow. Everything you need to prepare is on the Google Classroom if you have misplaced something.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Socials Test- Chapter.2 is scheduled for Monday. Oct 29th.

Today, we finished the chapter and study guides have been uploaded to Google Classroom. I also uploaded a file with notes taken in class in booklets to ensure everyone has the proper material to study.

We will begin review tomorrow in class.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Socials Test- Chapter.2 is scheduled for Monday. Oct 29th.

Today, we finished the chapter and study guides have been uploaded to Google Classroom. I also uploaded a file with notes taken in class in booklets to ensure everyone has the proper material to study.

We will begin review tomorrow in class.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Picture Re-takes on the 25th! Students must return original packages.

School clothing order tomorrow! Bring in your order form with you!
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please finish water quality pre-lab for homework (On Google Classroom). Field trip to the Fluvarium is Friday :).
October 19, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please finish your water quality WebQuest for homework if you did not finish during class.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Read aloud assignment due TUESDAY!
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
You will do a passé composé quiz on Wednesday of next week. There will be an extra help session after school on Tuesday until 3:00.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
No school Monday.

Picture retakes on Oct 25.

Fluvarium permission slips and $9 due.
October 18, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We had our LA test yesterday.

Book cover assignment due Oct. 23

We started a drama activity today.
October 16, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will do a little passé composé quiz on Wednesday of next week. Please use the material on the Google Classroom to review/practice.
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Unit 2 assignments are due Oct 24.
The test is Oct 30.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
A few students presented Assignment #2 while others who were not done got time to work on getting it completed.
October 15, 2018
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Research Project proposals are due tomorrow, October 16th.

I have uploaded an example of a sample proposal to give students an idea of how it should look/ steps they should follow. **Please remember that the purpose of this proposal is to share ideas about what you will be researching/ what you hope to learn about your topic. It isn't a place to record all of your research. That will be done in the final project**

Once all of the proposals have been corrected (approx a week from tomorrow), they will have two weeks to work at home. Final due date to be announced.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students watched a video related to the first two topics on Control Systems. After this they were able to continue working on Assignment #2: Systems and Sub-Systems.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
TEST: Wednesday the 17th

Read aloud assignment due Oct. 23

OTHER:

Picture re takes oct 25.

Fluvarium $ and permission slips are due tomorrow!
October 12, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
TEST Oct. 17

Read aloud assignment Oct 23

Please see google classroom for material.
October 10, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
TEST: Oct 17. Guide was given out today. See notes in Google Classroom.

Read aloud assignment was given out:

Create your cover on a 11 x 14 paper FOLDED like a book cover
You must include:

FRONT COVER:

The title of the book
The author’s name
DRAW a scene from the book that would be suitable for the new cover.
Your cover should be creative and appealing to teenagers

BACK:

Short plot summary (5-8 sentences), that does not give away the ending (PUT THIS ON BACK COVER)
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Picture Orders

Catalog Orders due in.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
If you did not finish the practice sheet from today's class, please do so for homework.
October 9, 2018
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Today we continued with our review of le passé composé. We will spend a few more minutes on that sheet tomorrow. It is not homework.
October 5, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Went on Terry Fox walk.

Independent novels should be underway.

See google classroom for Freak the Mighty Assignment.

Test Oct. 17th
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Catalog orders - Oct. 10th.

October 4, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Students should be reading their independent novel.

We have been discussing the issue of child labor.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Registration for Quebec trip takes place tomorrow am (online).

Terry Fox walk tomorrow. Weather permitting.

Food drive items - last day to donate is tomorrow!
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students continued working on Assignment #2: Systems and Sub-Systems.
October 3, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Ch. 1 quiz marks are now on PowerSchool.
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
The unit 1 test is tomorrow.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your written and oral comprehension quizzes for our narrative text unit are now complete and we will continue tomorrow with our review of le passé.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students were introduced to Assignment #2: Systems and Sub-Systems.

Reminder: Assignment #1 should now be submitted as students have been given enough time to have it completed.
October 2, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We presented our stories on conflict at VJH today! Great job everyone.

Students MUST have a independent novel selected. This should be read by the third week of October. There will be an assignment to go with this.

Unit 1 Test: Oct. 17th.

Please check google classroom regularly.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Quiz tomorrow!!! 20 m/c to be completed on the chromebooks.

Answer key for review can be found on Google Classroom.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Today, we began talking about the Research Project (once known as Heritage Fair.)

This project has now begun and materials have been added to Google Classroom to get started.

The entire project can be completed on Google Classroom - unless they wish to be considered for the Regional Heritage Fair. If this is the case, they must do their project on a full-size backboard.

In class today, students chose whether they would work alone or with a partner. They then began researching to choose a topic. (A list of possibilities was posted.)

They will now have 2 class periods to work on their proposals/ research their topic.

Proposals are due October 16th. Early bird- October 12th.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Christmas Catalog fundraiser is ongoing.

Food drive items are collected this week.

Terry Fox pledge forms due Friday.
September 28, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
The unit 1 test is Thursday, October 4.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please complete review sheet for Tuesday. A copy of the review sheet and study guide can be found in Google Classroom.

Quiz de chapitre 1 - mercredi le 3 oct.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your reading comprehension test will be on Tuesday. You will need to know the format for starting questions 1,2 and 4 as we practiced in class with each of the three stories. You should also know your definition for 'une comparaison' (p. 105) as you will need it for the second sentence of #4. :)
September 27, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Quiz de chapitre 1 - mercredi le 3 oct.

Today a study guide and review sheet were handed out. We will work on the review sheet tomorrow and correct on Tuesday.

P. 10 in our booklet on 'le réchauffement climatique' will not be on the quiz and will be covered aftter the quiz.
September 26, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We had a listening quiz today.

Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Artifact Presentations have now concluded. Great job done by all!

CH.1 Quiz- Friday, Sept 28th

Students finished the last section of Chapter.1 today (Sources of information) and completed booklets in class. These booklets are due at the end of the period on Friday. They can have class time after their quiz to finish up.
Francais
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will do a reading comprehension quiz on Tuesday of next week. You should know the format for answering each question (in particular #1, 2 and 4). You will also need to remember your definitions for 'une comparaison' and 'une métaphore'.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Foldable marks are now on Power School.

Quiz de ch. 1 - le 3 oct.
September 25, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Quiz de chapitre 1 - le 3 oct.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Today we worked on the chrome books to sign into our google classroom and to complete a media lesson on global issues.

Listening quiz TOMORROW!
September 24, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Unit 1 assignments are due Friday, September 28.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Ch.1 Vocab Quiz- Friday, Sept 28th

Study Guide has been uploaded to Google Classroom.
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students were introduced to Assignment #1: Elements of Control (Sensing, Switching, and Regulating). Note: all work in Grade 8 Technology will be completed in Google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Today we did a practice listening quiz in preparation for our actual listening quiz on Wednesday.

Students are asked to bring earbuds for a media lesson tomorrow.
September 21, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We continued reading Freak the Mighty.
Played Vegas.
Continued TDSC on Theme of Two Islands.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please check Powerschool to ensure foldables have been passed in. Late deductions will apply.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Writer's notebook #2 on Muhammed Ali
September 20, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Oct 1 - Teacher's
PD Day no school for students

Oct 8- Thanksgiving

Oct 22- Teacher's PD - No school for students
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Listening quiz on Wed sept 26
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Le pliable 'Les sources d'eau douce' is due TOMORROW. This is a graded assessment and late deductions will apply.

Please see Google Classroom for foldable template/layout/page numbers.

Code:
ucbo2an
September 19, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Le pliable 'Les sources d'eau douce' is due on Friday if it was not completed during these past 2 classes. This is a graded assessment and late deductions will apply.

Please see Google Classroom for foldable layout/page numbers.

Code:
ucbo2an
September 18, 2018
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Artifact Assignment due date has been changed to Monday, Sept 24th.
Please bring assignment and artifact(or a picture of the artifact) in on that day.

Quiz- Friday, Sept 28th.
September 17, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Exit card on the water cycle tomorrow. This will not count towards your final grade.

Google classroom code: ucbo2an
--> if you lost your booklet please reprint it.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Join Google Classroom. See code posted earlier.

We completed writer's notebook #1.
Math
Assigned By: Andrews, Janet
Finish class work
p.15 #5-9, 14, 15
September 14, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We began a writer's notebook entry.

Join our google classroom!
Technology Education
Assigned By: Walsh, Rod
Students were given access to the computers and an opportunity to clean up their Google Classroom accounts.
September 13, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Google Classroom Code: eo0p44

There are notes in the google classroom.

Students should have an independent novel.
Sciences Humaines
Assigned By: Andrews, Brittany
Artifact Assignments were handed out today. Students have to bring in a family artifact and complete assigned questions. This is a take home assignment. Students will present next Thursday, Sept 20th.
September 12, 2018
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Google Classroom Code: ucbo2an
September 11, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Pictures: Thursday

Registration and book condition forms due.

Curriculum Night: Thursday
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please bring a new duotang for unit 1 to class tomorrow.

Lab safety/scientific method duotangs are now stored in my classroom and will be used throughout the year.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We are working on unit 1, Global Citizens. We are discussing what makes a good global citizen.

Please have an independent novel chosen.
September 10, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
We discussed what makes a good global citizen.

We continued with out read aloud, Freak the Mighty.

Students should have a novel for silent reading.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
PICTURES: Thursday Sept. 13.

Curriculum Night: Sept 13. Please see details in newsletter that was sent home last week.

Please contact me if you have any questions.

jennifergill@nlesd.ca
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Make sure you have the following items for class:
- A yellow duotang (for lab safety)
- Loose leaf or an exercise book in duotang
- A pencil
- Lab safety booklet (given out in class)

We are currently spending a couple of classes working on lab safety.
September 7, 2018
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
All remaining registration and book forms are due on Monday.

Curriculum Night Sept 13
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Please remember to bring all materials to class. Binder, Writer's Notebook, pencil, and a novel for silent reading.
September 6, 2018
Language Arts
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Green binder and duo tang needed
Novel for silent reading
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Gill, Jennifer
Book Condition form due by tomorrow
Registration form due tomorrow


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