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Posted: December 6, 2016

Remember to have your bake sale items ready for this Saturday (12/10).  We will also be selling tickets and drawing for the winner of the Hatchimal.

Posted: December 2, 2016

Please return all money and tickets for the Hatchimal draw by Tuesday.

Posted: September 12, 2016

Complete the packet of Reading Comprehension articles.  Complete the multiple choice questions only.

 

Please have this turned in by Friday afternoon.

Posted: September 6, 2016

Complete the information packet sent home on Tuesday.

  • Photo Permission Form
  • Field Trip Permission Form
  • Student Info Sheet
  • Dental Care Permission Form
  • Medical History

Posted: August 31, 2016

I hope that everyone had a refreshing vacation. 

I am looking forward to a productive school year.

Please continue to check this space for weekly homework posts and other class information.  If you need further clarification, please stop in or call the school to set up an appointment.

Posted: March 14, 2016

There will be no written L/A homework this week due to CAT-4 testing.  Students should be well rested and in possession of thinking caps.

Posted: February 1, 2016

Due Friday Grade 7 - Have at least six poems completed in your poetry notebook.  Each poem should have at least 2 stanzas and each stanza should have about 5 lines.  There is some flexibility with this format, so see me early in the week if you have any questions about your content. Grade 8 - Be prepared for your Social Studies test.  Complete pre writing activities for your persuasive writing.

Posted: November 25, 2015

Due Friday Grade 7 - Complete Vocabulary packetGrade 8 - Complete stereotypes/discrimination assignment 

Posted: October 19, 2015

Have a complete draft of your memoir ready for Friday.  This includes an introduction and conclusion.  These will be marked according to provincial standards next week! You have all week to work on this and it should be reflected in your work!

Posted: October 19, 2015

Have a complete draft of your memoir ready for Friday.  This includes an introduction and conclusion.  These will be marked according to provincial standards next week! You have all week to work on this and it should be reflected in your work!

Posted: September 29, 2015

Grade 7 - Complete brief summaries for all of the stories we have already read in Invasion of the Road Weenies.  If you can't remember what happened in a story, bring it up during class discussions tomorrow.  This needs to be completed for Thursday Grade 8 - Complete the take home social studies test.  Be sure to label the cities on the map with the correct numbers.

Posted: September 23, 2015

There will be a take home test for grade 8 Social Studies next week.  It will be distributed on Tuesday and must be in by Thursday.

Posted: September 15, 2015

Grade 6/7 - Spelling Skills activitiesGrade 8 - Comprehension article and activities This homework is due Thursday.  There may be additional work to take home if classwork is not completed.  Please look at the work early and bring any questions or concerns you have to class.
I will be teaching Language Arts and Social Studies to the Grade 8 class and well as the Grade 6/7 class.  Please see the newsletter that was sent home for additional information. We will be doing lots of exciting things this year, so please check this page frequently for any news and homework information.

Posted: May 11, 2015

L/A - A completed draft of your fictional narrative is due on Friday.  Make sure you include all parts of the plot structure discussed in class. Math - a take home test will be issued on Tuesday to be returned on Friday.  Get a good jump on it! Other homework will be assigined if classwork is not completed.

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