Homework Assigned For Homeroom: 8-6
December 13, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Open Book Quiz Monday. Make sure you have the viewing terms!!
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we finished our sealing vessel pictures and watched Quest for the Sea.
December 12, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was day 2 of the in-class assignment. Note this assignment is not to be done at home unless a student was to miss all the in-class time provided. Students were provided a paper copy of the rubric which I went over in class.

Mummering: next Thursday! Students should start getting their costumes together. 5 bonus marks that they can apply to the item of their choice in the year.
December 11, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We finished the presentations on Drugs and Alcohol today. We also completed an exit card to clue up this unit.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was day one of the in-class representing assignment. They were given a passage about a sealing boat being stuck in ice and the mens efforts to free the boat. They will have 2 days and possibly three depending on progress.


They will be mummering in school next Thursday.

Socials research project marks won't be posted until after Christmas. If I get them done before this, I'll post a notice in Google classroom.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today students worked on review. Please have review completed to correct tomorrow.

Ch 4 quiz - Friday, December 13th.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Great job on the independent novel presentations today.

Open book quiz on December 16th.
December 10, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we finished the Truck System and introduced sealing. Students will start a small in-class graded assignment next class based a selection from a book called 'Wooden Walls Amoung the Ice Floes' .
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
We will continue your presentations tomorrow. Great job today 8-6 on being prepared. I was super impressed!
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 4 quiz - Friday, Dec 13th.

We will continue with review tomorrow.
December 9, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Great job on the remaining presentations today!!
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we learned more about the Truck system and the relationship between merchants and fishermen.

Test: after Christmas on Chapter 3.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please bring your textbooks and binders to class tomorrow.

Viewing open book quiz on December 16th.
December 6, 2019
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
A reminder that we will continue with our presentations on Tuesday, December 10. Please be prepared. :) We do have class on Monday, but we will not be presenting as I will not be there.
December 4, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we watched another episode of Quest for the Sea.

The deadline will be strictly enforced for the research project.

Due by 11:59 pm Dec. 6th.

Test: postponed until after Christmas
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Assignments have been passed back and we went over the answers. The test is still on Monday. If you are having any trouble, please use my website.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 7 (Viscosity) Quiz - Friday, December 13th.

Review sheet will be given out next week. It will be posted on Google Classroom this weekend.
December 3, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we learned about the bank fishery and started the Truck system. Test postponed to week of Jan 13th.

Research assignment: due Friday. Late policy strictly enforced. -10% the first day.
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
The test for Unit 3 is still on Monday. I will pass back and go over the assignment tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue with presentations tomorrow.
December 2, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Thank you to everyone who presented their Drugs and Alcohol slide show today. We will complete the remaining presentations next Health class.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please complete sections 1 and 2 of the 'Dreaming of Freedom' worksheet we started today.

Independent Novel presentations will start tomorrow. Please come prepared.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students were given the opportunity to work on their slideshow.

Quiz on the content done so far in Chapter 3: Dec. 12th
November 29, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today's students were given the opportunity to take a class to work on their research slideshow. This slideshow is due December 6th. The early bird is due December 2nd. The late policy will be strictly enforced.
November 28, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Report cards went home today!
November 27, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue working on the Chasing a Dream unit tomorrow.

Independent Novel assignments are due on December 3rd.
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your test is tomorrow. Review your 3 sheets of vocabulary in order to prepare. :)
November 26, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we talked about roles in the fishery by men women and children.

Research project due Dec. 6th. EB Dec. 2nd . All information and samples are all on Google classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Students were given the class to work on their independent novel assignments. Assignments are due on December 3rd.
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your quiz is on Thursday. Please study your three vocab sheets to prepare. :)
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we talked about roles in the fishery by men women and children.

Research project due Dec. 6th. EB Dec. 2nd . All information and samples are all on Google classroom.
November 25, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students completed a case study on seasonal patterns of activity.

Research slideshow project: Dec. 6th. EB Dec. 2nd
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Speech presentations were completed today.

Students were given the independent novel assignment today. Students will get work on the assignment tomorrow in class. The assignment is due on December 3rd.
November 22, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we watched episode 1 of quest for the sea and did an exit card on 3 examples of subsistence lifestyle.

Research slideshow due Dec. 6th.
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
You will have an oral and written comprehension quiz on Thursday, November 28. You should study your 3 vocab sheets for this. You will need to know what all these words mean when you hear them aloud and when you read them.
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Assignment for Unit 3 went out today. It is also posted on my website. It is due on Friday next week, November 29. You may pass it in for early bird on Monday, Tuesday, or Wednesday if you want it back to fix it.
The test is scheduled for Monday, December 9.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue with presentations on Monday.

Independent novels must be finished by Monday. I will give out and go over the assignment on Tuesday. Students will get one class to work on the assignment.
November 21, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue working on our Alcohol/Drug presentations next class.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue with presentations tomorrow.
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
You will have an oral and written comprehension quiz on Thursday, November 28. You should study your 3 vocab sheets for this. You will need to know what all these words mean when you hear them aloud and when you read them.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we started Chapter 3 with a look at Consumer and Subsistence lifestyle in 1800s Newfoundland and Labrador.

Research project due Dec. 6th. EB Dec. 2nd

Assignments now one day overdue -10%
November 20, 2019
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
You will have an oral and written comprehension quiz on Thursday, November 28. You should study your 3 vocab sheets for this. You will need to know what all these words mean when you hear them aloud and when you read them.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we worked on vocab for Chapter 3.

Research project expectations and rubric now on Google classroom. Due Dec. 6th. Early bird bonus Dec. 2nd.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please bring a new duotang next class.

Unit 1 duotangs should be brought home until the final exam.
November 19, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please check power school to make sure you have all assignments submitted.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will have a reading period tomorrow. Books must be finished by November 25th.
November 18, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Persuasive Essays were due today. If your child was absent please have them pass it in tomorrow.

Speeches will start tomorrow.

Novels must be finished November 22nd.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Test tomorrow on chapters 1, 2 and water quality from ch 3.

Review sheet answers for chapters 2/3 can be found in Google Classroom.

Lots of study resources in Google Classroom.

Don't forget to review chapter 1!!!
November 15, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Revised: Took the class to enjoy some fall air and celebrate how well 8-6 did overall on their test.

Research project: I will go over the final rubric, format and due date on Tuesday.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Persuasive Essay due Monday. Please put your assignment together as follows:
1. Booklet
2. Source Cards
3. Final Copy
4. Bibliography


Novel due date is moved to November 25th :)
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 1 Test (Ch 1, 2 & water quality) - Tuesday, November 19th.

See Google Classroom for study resources.
November 14, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Pizza is tomorrow. No need to bring a lunch but bring a drink if you want one.

Also, we will be taking part in the Coats for Kids drive next week Nov. 18th - Nov. 22nd. Students can bring in their items and just put them in the collection box that will be in the front foyer.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Source Cards must be finished tonight. We will be starting our bibliography tomorrow.

Rough drafts should now be complete.

Final Copies of the persuasive essay are due on November 18th

Speeches will start on November 19th.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Test today.

Assignment: Chapter 2 due Monday Nov. 18th (Typo yesterday...oops) They had 3 in-class days for completion
November 13, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Jersey day is tomorrow.

We will have our Pizza on Friday this week! Bring a drink if you want one.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Unit 1 Test - Tuesday, November 19th.
M/C and short answer questions.

Today students started working on a review sheet for chapters 2-3. Students will continue to work on review tomorrow and we will be correcting on Friday.

Students also need to review chapter 1 for this test. Quiz, review sheet and notes for chapter 1 can be found on Google Classroom.

See Google Classroom for study resources.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we reviewed for our test tomorrow.

Assignment: Chapter 2 due Monday Oct. 18th. They had 3 in-class days for completion.
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Finish questions on page 113 #6, 8, 10. I will be checking tomorrow. If you forgot your textbook, just go on my website. The questions are in the class set of notes.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Rough Drafts must be finished for class tomorrow. We will start editing tomorrow.

November 18th Final Copy of Persuasive essay due.

November 19th Speeches Start

November 22nd Novels must be finished
November 7, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was the last in-class day to work on the assignment. Due Nov. 18th. Test for 8-6 Thursday Nov. 14th.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Rough Drafts of your persuasive essay must be finished by November 14th.

Final copies of the persuasive essay are due on November 18th

Speeches will start on November 19th

Novels must be finished by November 22nd
November 6, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue working on the Peer Pressure lesson next Health class.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
We continued on with their chapter 2 project which will be due Nov. 18th.

8-5 test: Thursday Nov. 14th
8-6 test: Thursday Nov. 14th
8-8 test: Friday Nov. 15th
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Students should be started the rough draft of their Persuasive essay. The final copy of the essay is due on November 18th. Speeches will start on November 19th.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please finish shoreline features sheet for homework if it wasn't finished in class today.

Unit 1 test - November 19th (ch. 1, 2 & water quality). Although there was already a quiz on ch.1 the material will also be on the test.

Students will receive a review sheet for chapter 2 after the long weekend. The review sheet will be on Google Classroom if any student wishes to start over the long weekend.

Students have already received a review sheet for chapter 1 and it can also be found on Google Classroom.
November 5, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Students will continue to work on their persuasive essays tomorrow. After class tomorrow all research must be complete and students need to be ready to start their rough drafts.
November 4, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we worked on our Chapter 2 project posted in Google classroom. Due Nov. 18th. 3 days in class will be given.

Test for 8-6 Nov. 14th.
Research project: I won't be instructing the students do start their final project until after the test. proposals are corrected and in Google classroom to see the feedback. Due date will be Dec. 6th. I will go over the final guidelines either just before or just after the test.
November 1, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we went over push and pull factors.

Next day they will start their Chapter 2 assignment.

Research project: I won't be instructing the students do start their final project until after the test. proposals are corrected and in Google classroom to see the feedback. I anticipate the due date to be the first week of December. I will go over the final guidelines either just before or just after the test.

Test: Nov. 15 (change in date)
October 31, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students did a little bit of learning about push and pull factors before having a bit of fun!

Test Nov. 14th
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we worked on our lab write up for our water quality lab.

Unit 1 Test - November 18th (tentative)
October 30, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
If you did not pass in your health folder please do so tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue with your research on your persuasive essays tomorrow.
October 29, 2019
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Google Classroom Code: cuevy86. The unit outline for our new unit has been posted here.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
We continued on in our Chapter 2 booklet.

Proposals are now corrected with feedback. These are in Google classroom. A mark out of 5 was given. Next week I will go over the requirements for the final project. Students must incorporate the feedback given.
October 28, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued on in our Aboriginal People's booklet.

Test Nov.14th.

Later this week we will start our Chapter 2 assignment.

Proposals are graded for this class. Check Google classroom for feedback.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please finish the water quality webquest for homework if you did not finish today during class.

On Wednesday we will be going to the Fluvarium for our water quality field trip. We will be leaving after morning homeroom and getting back in time for 4th period.

Students need to dress appropriately for weather, as a portion of this field trip will be outside (i.e. coats, boots, hats, etc).

Students also need to pack a light snack they can bring with them to the Fluvarium. Students won't bring lunch boxes so ideally something that fits in their pocket.
October 24, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students learned about the Innu.

Proposals were due today.

Test November 14th-15th
October 23, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
The assignment is still due tomorrow and the test is still on Tuesday.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we finished off our section on the Mi'kmaq and then started the Innu.

Proposals due Thursday.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Science field trip forms and $9 were due yesterday. If you do not have it passed in yet, I sent an email to parents with the form attached. Or you can bring in a note giving you permission to go along with the $9.
October 22, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we talked about the results of the election and how the school voted compared to the country.

Students then worked on the Mi'kmaq section of their booklet for Chapter 2.

Proposals are due this Thursday.
October 21, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
If you did not finish the Vaping assignment in class today please do so and turn it into google classroom by Monday October 28th.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Tomorrow we will be working on our Read Aloud Novel Assignments. Assignments are due on October 29th.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we went over the reasons for the extinction of the Beothuk.

Proposal is due this Thursday Oct. 24th. Source cards should be passed in at this time.
October 18, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Picture retakes are November 1 if anyone is wondering. We have been told that you will need to bring back the old proof package on that day.
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your test is on Monday. Please study the contents of your 3 page protectors and review your practice test. :)
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was student vote day. This was a chance for all VJH students,from Grades 5 to 8, to participate in the democratic process of voting.
October 17, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will continue to work on our Smoking/Vaping lesson next health class.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
We are currently working on chapter 2: Oceans.

We have covered how ocean basins are formed and parts of the ocean floor. Students have completed an exit card as well.
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your test is on Monday, October 21. You should study the contents of your 3 page protectors. We will do a practice test tomorrow. Please note that yesterday's date was a mistake. Your quiz is Monday, not Tuesday.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Tomorrow students will participate in Student Vote 2019! If you get a few minutes have a chat with your child/student to see what they have learned about the voting process.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
We will finish the read aloud novel tomorrow. Tests will be returned ASAP.
October 16, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Test tomorrow.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Science field trip sent home today. A couple of volunteers are needed. If you have any questions, please contact the science teacher.

Picture orders are due ASAP. You can send in the order form or do it online.

Fund raiser is still going ahead. Students have already been given the catalog, see parents email for more info.
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Passed out the unit 2 assignment today instead of tomorrow. It is due next Thursday on October 24. Early bird is available for this assignment as well. No later than Tuesday.

Test will be on Tuesday, October 29.
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your test is on Tuesday, October 22. You should study the contents of your 3 page protectors. We will do a practice test tomorrow.
October 15, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we did a lesson as part of Student Vote. It is about verifying online stories and the idea of Fake News and Deep Fakes.

Student Vote: This Friday!
Core French
Assigned By: Doyle, Robyn
Your test has been changed from tomorrow to Monday of next week. We will do a PRACTICE this week.
October 10, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued with research for our Socials research project.

Proposal due by Oct. 24th.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Unit test October 17th. Please review the study guide given out today. Also, check google classroom over the weekend for copes of class notes, terms and sample answers.
October 9, 2019
Health
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Please complete the following:
- Self-awareness Sheet
- Open Book Quiz
- Bullying Booklet

All of these assignments were started in class. Some students handed in incomplete material so I am giving them a chance to complete it and resubmit.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Hey everyone, don't forget that tomorrow is the last day for the food drive. Thank you so much to those who already brought something in. Every little bit counts! It is still a close race, we just we one last push to show everyone which homeroom is the best. ;)
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Test Thursday October 17th.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was a research day for students to work on their proposal. Proposals will be due Oct. 24th. This is all on google classroom.
October 8, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Picture proofs went home today. Orders are due by October 17.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students started their research on their research topic. The proposal will be due Oct. 24th. Students need to have 3 source cards to pass in with their project.
October 7, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today I explained about the research proposal. They will start researching this week.

The proposal is a way for me to give them feedback on their project before they start their final piece.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Tomorrow students will be doing graded case study in class. Students cannot prepare for this in advance.
October 5, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
The Thanksgiving Food Drive runs from Mon - Thurs of next week (Friday, Oct 11th is a teacher PD Day). The CBS/Paradise Community Food Bank is very low in supplies. Point values have been assigned to items that the Food Bank has indicated it has the highest need for.

3 point items include: jar of jam, jar of Cheez Whiz, package of cookies, box of cereal

2 point items include: tin of sandwich meat, tin of Chef Boyardee pasta, tin of stew, package of Mr. Noodles, tin of vegetables

All other items are 1 point. Any and all support is greatly appreciated with this Food Drive!
October 3, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued Chapter 2.

A reminder that by Friday students should have their topics chosen for the research project. We will start research next week. I will be going over the research process prior to this.
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Math test is still tomorrow during period 6.
October 2, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we started Chapter 2!

Reminder the topic selection is due by Friday. Next week we will start our research and students will complete a proposal.
October 1, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students had time to pick a research topic for their major Socials project.

Topic selection due by Friday Oct. 4th.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Chapter 1 quiz tomorrow - 20 m/c.

Review sheet answers can be found in Google Classroom.

Code: 34jsst
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Test is still on Friday, October 4. Remember, everything we did in class is on my website. Also, if you are looking for extra help or practice, check out the 'extra help' part of my website. Lots of help there if you want it.

Make sure you have the long review sheet done for tomorrow. You had 2 classes today to get it done. You should have it done and be started on the short review sheet.
September 30, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
We are correcting our chapter 1 review sheet tomorrow.

Quiz - Wedesnday, October 2nd. 20 m/c questions

Google Classroom Code: 34jsst
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Quiz today. Tomorrow we will spend class looking through possible research topics for the major research project for the year. By Friday students will have to pick a topic (and a partner approved by a parent/guardian). In between these research days, students will be starting chapter 2.
September 27, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we worked on our lab write-up.

Monday we will work on our chapter 1 review sheet.

Chapter 1 quiz: Wednesday, October 2nd.

Google Classroom Code: 34jsst

Review sheet + Booklet answer key can be found in Google Classroom.
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
The math test will be moved one day later to Friday, October 4. I will be passing the assignments back and going over them on Monday.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we did review for our quiz on Monday.

After the quiz students will start their research project. Step One will be picking a topic.
September 26, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today was the last day for presentations.

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

After their quiz, students will start the first steps for their research project.
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Math assignment was due today. If you forgot it, make sure you have it in to me tomorrow.

Math test on Unit 1 is still next week on Oct 3, Thursday.
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
It is likely that you are done... but if you are not, finish the questions we worked on in class today. Page 34, #5(a & b), 6(a & b), and 7.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we completed a lab on how salinity changes the density of water.

We will finish our lab write-up tomorrow.

Chapter 1 quiz: Wednesday, October 2nd.

Google Classroom Code: 34jsst

Booklet + corrected version of booklet + notes found in Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Listening quiz tomorrow.
September 25, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Listening Quiz on Friday.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Lab on tomorrow! How does salinity change the density of water?

Chapter 1 quiz - Wednesday, October 2nd.

Google Classroom code: 34jsst

Booklet + corrected version of booklet + notes found in Google Classroom.
September 24, 2019
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we covered Ice Ages (P. 9 in booklet).

Lab on Thursday! How does salinity change the density of water?

Chapter 1 quiz - Wednesday, October 2nd.

Google Classroom code: 34jsst
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we continued our presentations.

Quiz September 30th. Google classroom has been updated with study materials.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
Listening Quiz on Friday.
September 23, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students presented their artifact presentations.

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

Quiz September 30th
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we finished covering sources of fresh water (not in booklet).

Lab on Thursday! How does salinity change the density of water?

Chapter 1 quiz - Wednesday, October 2nd.

Google Classroom code: 34jsst
September 20, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we learned about primary and secondary sources of information.

Quiz September 30th.
Assignment: early bird is today (midnight is the cut off) and the assignment/ presentations start on Monday.
Sciences
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please finish your sources of fresh water foldable for homework if you did not finish today in class.
September 19, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we did individual and collective past and started the Historical Method of Research.

Quiz : September 30th.
Artifact assignment due Monday September 23rd. Early bird is tomorrow.
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
The first math assignment was passed out today. It is due back on Thursday, Sept 26. Students are to work on it at home. If they want to pass it in early, I can have a look at it and circle anything that they have done wrong and give it back to them to fix before Thursday. But this must happen before Wednesday so that I have time to get it back to them.
As always, math assignments are posted to my webpage in case students misplace their copy.

The test on this unit is scheduled for Thursday, October 3.
September 17, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Yesterday I went over how to do the journal for their assignment in Google classroom and how to create an assignment.

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

Assignment due Sept. 23th, early bird Sept. 20th
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Today we finished looking at the differences between salt and fresh water. We have finished up to page 8 in our booklet.
September 16, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Finish page 25-27 #5, 11, 13, 16, 23.
These should have been finished in class, I will be checking tomorrow. If you 'forgot' to bring home your math, you can find the questions on my website or try this link. They are there if you look.
https://drive.google.com/file/d/1sexjPmy3v3QhHoOBUafTdgKRcgClJXYA/view
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today I went over how to do a journal and we went over how they can approach the journal they are to write for their assignment. The assignment is due September 23rd and the early bird is Sept, 20th. The slideshow for today is in Google classroom.
September 13, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
I am still missing a couple of forms from students, please make sure these are in on Monday.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today we watched Episode one of Vanished in the Mist.

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

Assignment will be due September 23rd with the early bird September 20.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Babb, Krista
No homework.
September 12, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please finish pages 3-4 on the water cycle if you did not finish today during class.

Join our Google Classroom!
Code: 34jsst
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students worked on a sheet that had 7 mystery artifacts that they had to try and guess what they were.
September 11, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Please finish page 15 and 16 #5, 6, 7, 11, 13, 14, 15, and 19. Students should have most, if not all, of them done in class already.
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
I am still missing some of the forms from the first day of school. Please get them filled out and bring them to me ASAP.

Picture day is tomorrow.

Curriculum Night is also tomorrow. Junior high starts at 6:30 PM.
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
Please join our Google Classroom!

Code: 34jsst

Our chapter 1 booklet can be found on Google Classroom
September 10, 2019
Important Reminders
Assigned By: Fry, Todd
Please remember to bring in the 3 forms that you were given on the first day.

1. Student Registration
2. Book Condition
3. Media Consent

If you lost any of them, let me know, I will get you another copy.

Also, picture day is on Thursday this week!
Science
Assigned By: Tilley, Rebecca
We spent the last 2 classes reviewing lab safety. Next class we will start unit 1.

Students are asked to bring in a new duotang tomorrow for unit 1.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Today students started looking at what is history and what can artifacts/pictures etc. tell us about the past.

Google classroom code: 11ipsf
September 6, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Ball, Raylene
Welcome back to school Socials 8-6! Today we finished going over the procedures and my expectations for the year. We then brainstormed about their ideas are of what is history. Students received their Chapter 1 booklet/study guide.

Google classroom code: 11ipsf

back