Homework Assigned By: Barb Doran
January 19, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
MINOR QUIZ TOMORROW- 8 POINTS ONLY
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Work on character sketch tonight. A number of students also have overdue assignments. I have emailed you personally...no excuses please get them in or I have no choice but enter 0 in Powerschool.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
We did a self test in class today. How did you do? Were you happy with your result?
Also the following sections of your novel study are now due: comprehension, character sketch, conflict essay and theme paragraph (Friday). Novel study now complete!!
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
MINOR quiz tomorrow on chapter two.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Complete character sketch tomorrow in class. ALL comprehension questions should now be submitted.
January 18, 2022
Religion
Assigned to Class: 7-1
All assignments on unit one should now be in the classroom or sent to me as discussed. Today we started chapter 3 with an overview of Hinduism. If you missed class please go to the classroom and watch the video used to introduce the topic.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
We discussed how to write a character sketch in class today and brainstormed content for a character sketch of Anna Hirsch. The next couple of classes will be writing a five paragraph character sketch following the guidelines for organization we went over. Comprehension activities should now be complete and are being evaluated. Be responsible and make sure yours are in!
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Socials Quiz moved to Thursday to accommodate testing practices. Please complete chapter assignment which will be due tomorrow at the end of class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
We discussed the themes in the novel, The Outsiders, in class. Students are now writing a paragraph on two of the themes and how the themes were revealed by the author.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Socials quiz will go ahead Thursday instead of tomorrow.
Please make sure all comprehension work is completed in the classroom
January 10, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Today we discussed the First Nations of Newfoundland- Beothuk. I also introduced a little research assignment on this chapter, the activity at the top of page 40 in your text. We had a little time in class to start the research continue it tonight at home and make a few notes. We will continue with it in class tomorrow. All students should now have all the study guide terms/questions
now completed. we will go over them in Wednesday's class in prep for a little quiz.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Read chapter 12 of novel and students worked on questions. All students should have work completed to at least chapter 11 for next day. This is practice creating topic sentences and well written coherent responses to questions using information from text for support.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
The Outsiders movie was shown in class today for those who could not access it on their own. Remember your character sketches are due tomorrow. Comprehension booklet should now be complete. I am in the process of looking at it now. Those who have viewed the movie are beginning the work on conflict. See Google Class for this assignment and related notes.
Art
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Read chapter 11 today. All students should now be completing questions on chapter 11 for homework. If you are behind now is the time to get it completed. This is practice writing well written responses using evidence to support your answer from the text. You are also learning how to skim and scan for information and how to summarize. Practice makes perfect!!
January 5, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Students should have comprehension questions completed to the end of Chapter 9 . If falling behind please spend an extra few minutes to catch up.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Students should have comprehension questions completed to the end of Chapter 9 . If falling behind please spend an extra few minutes to catch up.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-1
Today we started our character sketch of Ponyboy. Assignment and directions, as well as format is in Google classroom. Always be attentive to mechanics and structure within essay.
Music
Assigned to Class: 6-3
Today we started our character sketch of Ponyboy. Assignment and directions, as well as format is in Google classroom. Always be attentive to mechanics and structure within essay.
December 3, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Complete work on definitions started in class. read over notes given in class today
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Booklet work to chapter7
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Complete work on definitions started in class. Read over notes given in class today
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Complete questions -work up to chapter three
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Read to end of chapter four today. if you missed class for band or were sick please catch up at home.
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Come prepared to participate in the 12 Days of Christmas starting Monday.
Reminder reports are available today in Power school.
November 30, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Introduction to Economies in History (CH2 student text. Practice creating notes and finding information in text will also be two outcomes in this chapter. Students are to complete notetaking started in class before next Socials class tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Students have had several days to complete the questions on Ch 1 and 2 of novel. I have also gone over model answers (See Google classroom). By tomorrow all questions should be edited and complete.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Complete questions on chapter one of novel tonight. Remember all answers must be written as well written responses.
Topic sentence, explanation, details from novel for support. No run on sentences please. Practice makes perfect!
November 18, 2021
Religion
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Today we started our group work on chapter one. Topic covered today: Beatitudes and Sermon on the Mount.
Reminder to pass in late assignments.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1

I passed back short story terminology quiz and went over it in class. I asked students who did not do well to restudy and get quiz signed .
Introduction to the Novel-Greater than Angels.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Quiz next Tuesday
25 fill in the blank/ 2 of 3 questions
Focus on Causes of World War 1 , Main Battles involving Canadians and Newfoundland Regiment and new weapons used in World war One for first time and their affects. See study guide . Start studying well in advance of quiz.
November 15, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
TENTATIVE DATE FOR CHAPTER15 QUIZ NOV.23/21. To date all terms on study guide should be completed as well as questions to #10. Next class Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
SHORT STORY TERMS/NOTES QUIZ WEDNESDAY, NOV. 17/21.
SHORT STORY MUST BE COMPLETED AND TURNED IN ON NOV. 17/21. PLEASE PLACE IT IN GOOGLE CLASSROOM AS WE DISCUSSED IN CLASS.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
TENTATIVE DATE FOR CHAPTER15 QUIZ NOV.23/21. To date all terms on study guide should be completed as well as questions to #10. Next class Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Short stories due tomorrow. Editing completed today.
Quiz tomorrow on terms and notes:Topic The Short Story and it's Elements
November 2, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
We had a pretest for terms quiz next week today. I noticed some students are not doing home study. Students were assigned five terms per night for two weeks, yet many still have not studied. Home study in junior high is essential for success.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Today I passed back comprehension assignments and collected representation assignment on symbolism. I also took students up and pointed out missing assignments to date. Getting assignments completed and passed in is essential for long term success.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
All terms on study guide should now be complete. Questions 1-4 have also been assigned.
* Remembrance Day poster due Monday, November 8th,2021.
November 1, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Complete all terms and notes on short story unit.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Complete all terms on study guide and first four questions.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Study notes and terms on short story for quiz next week. Pretest any day now!
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Complete all terms on study guide and first four questions.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
All terms should be studied now for quiz. I will be doing a pretest tomorrow.

Remember all religion projects are due!!!
October 28, 2021
Religion
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Ten Commandment assignments due Monday.
Terms to Know section of study guide to be completed by next class. If not completed in class please complete at home.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Practice terms quiz Monday.
Quiz Friday
Complete 3 questions on Lose Now, Pay Later started in class tonight.
October 19, 2021
Religion
Assigned to Class: 7-1
First evaluation for Religion completed today. Students are to complete terms to the term New testament in row two for next day.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Checked on work completed Friday and Monday. Many students did not have the work completed or lost it. Question sheet should have been placed in ELA binder and dated. Please have an eye to organization by subject in you child's binders. With organization comes success. Sadly, unorganized binders mean unorganized thoughts and study. Complete all work on Higher Animals for tomorrow.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 6-1
Socials Test Thursday. Study should have started on the weekend. A good practice is to study a little each night and then by the night before a quiz you are totally familiar with the work and it has gone to long term memory..
October 12, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Listening Quiz1
Started story 'Zarg Tyranny' page 93 of text. Complete Narrative text pattern chart for storyas detailed on page 92 of text.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Socials Quiz October 20th Chapter 1.
All questions and terms on the study guide have been assigned and time in class has been given for completion. Tonight everyone is to finish study guide for correction tomorrow. I noted many were behind on written work today as I checked. Grade seven students should start preparing in advance for tests and quizzes not leave preparation till the night of a test
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Library period today. Students have books for nightly reading. Work on questions 2-6 on the story The Nest for tomorrow.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Socials Quiz October 20th Chapter 1.
All questions and terms on the study guide have been assigned and time in class has been given for completion. Tonight everyone is to finish study guide for correction tomorrow. I noted many were behind on written work today as I checked. Grade seven students should start preparing in advance for tests and quizzes not leave preparation till the night of a test
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Complete questions 2 and 3 on story The Nest. Use TEDC method to answer both. See notes
October 7, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Anyone who missed quiz today be prepared to complete it tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Last day for Thanksgiving donation tomorrow!!
October 4, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Discussed the Home-children page 16-20 of text. Made analogy to way other groups were treated in the past. Assigned terms for completion tomorrow. They were marked on study guide. Questions on study guide to #4 have now been corrected in class. Start studying for test by end of next week.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Introduction to short story unit with reading of Two Islands in text. Focus on setting and character. Complete page one of handout tonight if not completed in class.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
All terms marked on study guide to be completed for next day. Questions assigned 1-4 on study guide will be checked in next class. Reread page 10-13 in text to find answers.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Discussed all pieces of empowerment Puzzle and corrected to #4 on study guide. Terms assigned for next class as marked or ticked in class on study guide sheet.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Review notes introducing short story given in class today. Those who missed quiz last week will do it lunch time Wednesday...don't forget to bring a lunch.
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Don't forget Fill the Tracker...four days remaining.
September 28, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Study notes on parts of Speech and go over all rules for quiz Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Quiz next Wednesday
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
tudy notes on parts of Speech and go over all rules for quiz Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 6-1
Study notes on parts of Speech and go over all rules for quiz Friday.
September 24, 2021
Religion
Assigned to Class: 7-3
Today we viewed up to 52 minutes of the movie The ten Commandments. Students who were absent may view this movie from Youtube before next class which is the next day 6,
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Students are reminded of a quiz on Parts of Speech next Friday. You must know definitions of each and be able to recognize parts of speech in context or within a sentence.
Start studying by reviewing notes and worksheets completed in class. I will review in class Monday once again.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Students are reminded of a quiz on Parts of Speech next Friday. You must know definitions of each and be able to recognize parts of speech in context or within a sentence.
Start studying by reviewing notes and worksheets completed in class. I will review in class Monday once again.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Review all notes for grammar test late next week or early the following week. I will inform you when a date is confirmed.
Review teach notes and worksheet samples and notes.
September 23, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Today we discussed ways the law can empower people as they get older. I assigned questions 1-3 on study guide to be completed for next class which is next Friday due to the student holiday and PD day next week. Please complete it early so you do not forget.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Correction Day. Grade 8 Booklet.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Complete 1 to 3 questions on study guide
next class Monday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Study all notes and review examples for quiz next Friday.
Complete page 11-12 in booklets.
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Parents are asked to check on organization of notes in the different subject areas. Each subject is separate in Junior High and as such a duo-tang or binder should be used for each subject. Randomly putting the handouts and notes in the wrong binder could lead to incomplete notes for home study and quizzes. Help us guide your child by checking on them.
September 22, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Students completed to page 12 in grammar booklets in class this week. A quiz will take place next week. The final date will be posted by Friday.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Complete booklet for correction tomorrow. Quiz next Friday or Monday.
September 20, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Review parts of speech exercises completed in class. In homework check today a number of students did not have work completed to date. Please complete all incomplete work tonight. Phone calls will go home if not completed by tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Study all notes in preparation for quiz on grammar. Complete page 5 of booklet.
September 15, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Today we completed notes on pronoun. and introduced verb. Study notes at home.
September 14, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
We have introduced the idea of what empowerment means (page 4 StudentText) and discussed how authority is sometimes given and sometimes appointed by Law.(pp.5-6). A study guide has been given to each student and organizational skills to organize notes in grade seven have been discussed. Please monitor binders. Start studying once correction has been completed in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
Review of grammar concepts introduced in grade seven continues. Review and do practice at home. Please go to Google Classroom for great practice activities and notes for this unit. Nightly review is important.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
We have introduced the idea of what empowerment means (page 4 StudentText) and discussed how authority is sometimes given and sometimes appointed by Law.(pp.5-6). A study guide has been given to each student and organizational skills to organize notes in grade seven have been discussed. Please monitor binders. Start studying once correction has been completed in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Students worked on activities in grammar booklet today. We corrected page 2,3, and 7 please review these concepts tonight and go over definitions as in Rapping Grammar sheet.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Students worked on activities in grammar booklet today. We corrected page 2page 7,8 were assigned. Please review these concepts tonight and go over definitions on Rapping Grammar sheet.
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned to Class: 7-2
If possible bring in a little contribution to the Terry Fox Fund. The walk is Friday. Picture day tomorrow!!
September 13, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Study parts of speech as defined in Rhymin' Rap. Read over notes and get familiar. Organize work daily as taught in class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 8-2
We are still reviewing grammar in class. Please go to Google classroom and read over notes to refresh your memory.
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-2
Complete definitions assigned in class today. Read text page 5-6
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 6-1
Study parts of speech as defined in Rhymin' Rap. Read over notes and get familiar. Organize work daily as taught in class.
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned to Class: 7-2
PLEASE GET FORMS IN AS SOON AS POSSIBLE.
Deadline is WEDNESDAY.
September 10, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Students have been assigned a copy of the text for the year, Changing Your World.
A Google classroom code has also been assigned to access on line resources
Make sure you bring your test and duo-tang as well as paper and pencil to next class.
Language Arts
Assigned to Class: 7-1
Students were assigned text for course this year, Nelson Literacy 7.
Google class code has been assigned.
Handouts for Unit One grammar should be in binder.
Binder must be in class each day.

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