Homework Assigned For Homeroom: 8-3
May 16, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Please remember you permission forms and money for Laser Tag.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders
1. All chapter questions are due in by Wednesday May20 the latest.
2. Novel Booklet: due in Friday May22nd.
May 4, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We will be having a math quiz on 6.1-6.3 next Thursday, May 12.
April 29, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders. Today we finished reading the novel. Students worked on chapter questions.

Novel quiz: Monday May 2nd.
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Just a reminder that all of your work for the Tradtional Folk Music unit should be submitted by now.
I will be sending email reminders and entering 0% in PowerSchool for any missing work that is not submitted by Monday.
April 28, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders. Today we read chapter 10 and 11. Students worked on questions.

Novel quiz - Monday May 2nd.
April 27, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders. Today we read chapter 9. Students worked on their questions.

Monday May 2nd - novel quiz.
April 26, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Students have had 5 classes to work on the Surface Area and Volume project and they are due Friday, April 29.

We started Unit 6 - Linear Equations and Graphing today.
April 25, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders. Today we reviewed chapter 1-7. We then read chapter 8 and students worked on chapter questions.
Religion
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We began our Science & religion assignment. We viewed the News clip and answered the first three questions on the assignment. Both are on Google Classroom.
April 11, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Please remember to bring in a box for the Surface Area and Volume project!
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders. Today we read chapter 6 and worked on chapter questions.
April 8, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Today we had our Stand up for Ukraine assembly.
April 7, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grade 8 Ceremony form and money due in by Friday April 8th.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Just a reminder of Gr 8 forms and money which are due tomorrow!

We have now finishing up volume and we will be starting our projects on Monday. Students are asked to bring in a box of candy or other type of packaging.



Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Today we had our library period. Students silently read.
April 6, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grade 8 Leaving ceremony forms and money - due in by Friday April 8th.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders: today we read chapter 5 and students worked on chapter questions.
April 5, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grade 8 leaving ceremony - permission forms and money due in before Friday April 8th.
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Today in class was your last chance to finish up any work for the Traditional Folk Music unit that had not yet been completed. If you still have not finished and submitted your Folk Musician Profile or Listening Assignment, you will have to finish it on your own time as we will be moving on next class.
As always, if you have any questions, just let me know.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders - the students used this class to get caught up on their chapter questions. All questions should be completed up to chapter 4.
Students can hear an audio recording of the novel on www.youtube.com
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Our exit card on SA of cylinders is tomorrow.
April 4, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grade 8 leaving ceremony forms and money due in by Friday April 8th the latest.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We completed the booklet of notes, including the definitions on p. 2.
We did an EdPuzzle on Googleclassroom. All students should complete this and can request to redo it should they wish to increase their mark. This counts as an exit card assignment.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders: today we read chapter 3 and worked on the questions.
April 2, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Just a reminder of the exit card on Surface Area of Triangular Prisms on Tuesday, April 5.
March 31, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grade 8 leaving ceremony: permission forms and money due in .
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders:
Today we finish off chapter 1: students now can finish chapter 1 questions (all of them).
March 30, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grade 8 leaving ceremony: students need to return form and money ASAP
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: The Outsiders
Chapter 1: read up to page @11 - students have to finish worksheet on the characters.
Book Report: due in Thursday March 31st.
March 29, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Today was library period.
Reminder: Book report due in by March 31st
March 28, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We will have an exit card on Surface Area of Rectangular Prisms on Thursday, March 31
March 24, 2022
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Tomorrow in class you will have time to either finish up your Folk Musician Profile or continue working on your Traditional Folk Music Listening Assignment. Those are the last two pieces of evaluation for our Folk Music unit.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Review for our Exit Card on the properties of Light Part 1. Blooket is posted on Google Classroom.
March 23, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Today students continued to work on their narrative essay. Due in Tuesday March 29th.

Book report due in by Thursday March 31st.
March 22, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Jamboard: Specular vs diffuse reflection.
Refraction slides and notes on p. 6. We completed refraction video and the Edpuzzle on Google classroom.
March 21, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Today students worked on putting the finishing touches on their argumentative essay - due in on Tuesday March 22nd.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We learned more about how light creates colour in the Bill Nye Episode 'Light and Color'. We completed an exit card assignment on the video in Google Google Classroom.
March 17, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Today students worked on some St. Patrick's Day fun worksheets. I posted them on google classroom - they are all called activity 1, activity 2, etc.

Remember argumentative essay is due Tuesday March22nd.

Book Report due by March 31st.
Religion
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Class 1 of 2 of Rites of Passage Assignment. Students need to create a slideshow describing 2-4 rites of passage from various religions or cultures around the world.
March 16, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We reviewed Opacity and completed a Jamboard with examples.
We learned about the two types of reflection in a video and took notes in our booklets on p. 5 & 5.
March 15, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Essay writing: today the students were introduced to persuasive writing. We used the Bountiful Mystery (can be found on google classroom) as an example. Due in Tuesday March 22nd.
March 10, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Today students worked on a mystery story - a copy can be found on google classroom.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Students are completing Pi Day challenges for the remainder of the week and we will start Unit 4 Surface Area and Volume on Tuesday.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Handed out new Booklets for Ch 4: Properties of Light.
Watched a short video on light and took notes on p. 3 of our booklets.
March 9, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Today students went to the library to read. Book report is due before March 31st.
March 8, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Essay Writing: today we worked paragraph unity. Students can find a copy on google classroom (under essay writing).
March 7, 2022
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Your Personal Music Survey, Soundtrack to Grade 8, and Modern I'se the B'y assignments should all be submitted by now.
If you have not completed these three assignments, please get them completed and submitted as soon as possible.
March 3, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
This week has been a catch up week for students to finish off any work they may need to do prior to the March report cards.
March 2, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Notes on Pascal's Principle, hydraulic and pneumatic technologies.
Chapter 9 Exit Card (On Monday, March 7)
March 1, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Bill Nye Pressure Episode and Exit Card Questions on Google Classroom.
EXIT CARD on Pressure MONDAY, March 7th.
February 28, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Unseen Poetry test - Tomorrow
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We will be having an outcome check on rates 5.9-5.10 on Wednesday, March 2.
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Today in class we continued working on the Modern I'se the B'y assignments. If you have not yet submitted this assignment, please turn it in as soon as possible.
February 24, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We learned how to calculate pressure and did practice problems on p. 24 of our booklets.
February 23, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Magic School Bus 'Goes On Air'
February 22, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
New booklet: Chapter 9 Pressure. We completed the notes on p. 23.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We will be having an outcome check on Ratios tomorrow.
February 21, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
The outcome check on Ratios will be Wednesday. Students were given extra practice today.
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Fundraiser: Please remember to bring in your order for coupons.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: In class today we looked at the poem, Slam Dunk and Hook (page 15 of poetry booklet). Students were asked to do question #1,2,4 and 5 for class on Tuesday.
Poetry Term test: Friday Feb. 25th
Poetry unseen poem test - Tuesday march 1st.
February 17, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Please remember our coupon fundraiser is due in by Friday Feb. 25th.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry term test - Friday Feb. 25th
Unseen Poetry test - Tuesday march 1st.

Today in class students had their second day to work on their poetry song assignment. Due in Friday Feb. 25th.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry term test - Friday Feb. 25th
Unseen Poetry test - Tuesday march 1st.

Today in class students had their second day to work on their poetry song assignment. Due in Friday Feb. 25th.
February 16, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Today we finished notes for 5.7 and 5.8 (comparing ratios and ratio word problems). Students were given worksheets on both sections to work on.

The outcome check on ratios is rescheduled for Tuesday, Feb 22.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: today the students worked on their poetry song assignment. Instructions are on page 17 in poetry booklet.
Poetry term test: Friday Feb. 25th
Unseen Poetry test: Tuesday March 1st
February 11, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Finished the booklet & definitions.
Watched Bill Nye - Buoyancy and completed the Google Form.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We are currently working on equivalent ratios. Students were assigned worksheets on 5.5 and 5.6 to complete by Monday. We will be having an exit card on ratios on Wednesday.
February 10, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Today we explored equivalent ratios. Stduents were assigned worksheets on 5.5-5.6 to complete for homework.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: students used this class to find a song for their poetry assignment. Details are in your poetry booklet (@page 18).
February 9, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Weight vs Mass lab activity, completing the table on p. 17 of the booklet.
Completed the conclusion and calculations.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: today we corrected the question on the poem The Highwayman. We also read the poem I am a Rock (poetry booklet). Went on youtube and listened to the song I am a rock. Students have to do questions 1 and 2 for class on Wednesday.
Poetry test - unseen poem on Wednesday March 1st.
February 8, 2022
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Today in class we worked on the Soundtrack to Grade 8 (so far) Assignment, which is posted in Google Classroom. These two short assignments - the Personal Music Survey and the Soundtrack assignments - should be completed by next music class.

The class code is: q7muhhw
February 7, 2022
Religion
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Completed 'Character Traits' Worksheet (p.1) posted on Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: today we read the poem The Highwayman (a copy of the poem can be found in google classroom under poetry. Students are to do questions #2,3 and 4 for class on Tuesday.
Poetry foldable and novel study are now past due. Please submit ASAP
February 4, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: today we did the poem 'The Eagle' (a copy of it can be found in poetry on google classroom). Students are to answer the questions and make sure it is submitted by Tuesday the latest.
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Today in class we did the Personal Music Survey assignment. This will be the first mark that goes into PowerSchool for music. If you did not complete the assignment during class time, please finish it before next music class.

In case you missed today's class, the class code is: q7muhhw
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
New topic: Forces.
Video posted on Google Classroom
Notes on p. 16 and 17 in our Booklet on Forces and weight vs mass.
February 3, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Measuring Density of Irregular Objects Lab Activity. Handout in class, see Ms. Lucas for a copy
February 2, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry - students used this class to get caught up on their poetry foldable.
February 1, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
If students didn't finish questions #2,3,4 and 5 on the poem The Fish - then they will need to finish them tonight and pass in tomorrow.
Poetry Foldable: due in Wednesday Feb. 2nd, unless I have told you personality a different date.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Calculating density actvitiy on p. 14 of the booklet. We measured different box-shaped objects using rulers and scales then calculated their densities.
January 31, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
How to calculate Volume of Rectangular Prisms (boxes).
Worksheets one and two - practice volume calculations. See on Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: today we read the poem The Fish (pg 12 - 13). Questions # 2,3,4 and 5.
Poetry foldable due in Wednesday Feb. 2nd.
January 28, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Please finish 5.3 Disney Escape Room if you did not get it finished during class today.
January 27, 2022
Religion
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Complete the Horoscope assignment and turn in on Google Classroom
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Just a reminder to you all that your final project is due TOMORROW - Friday, January 28.

Our Home Ec class officially ends tomorrow.


Please make sure to review the outline for the option that you have chosen to make sure you include all required aspects of the project criteria.


Final projects can be submitted in Google Classroom.


If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact me!
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Today we completed 5.3 percent increase and decrease word problems. Please make sure you finish the activities posted in the Google Classroom.

We will be having a quiz on 5.1-5.4 next Friday, Feb 4.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: review poetry terms so far. Went over what is a sonnet. Read Sonnet 130 on page of 10 of booklet, students had to finish off question #2 for class on Friday.
Students had some class time to work on poetry foldable. Due in next Wednesday.
January 26, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Today we completed Type 2 and Type 3 word problems. Please complete the two Google Forms for homework if you did not get them finished during class time.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: students were introduced to their poetry assignment (page 6 of poetry booklet). Due: Wednesday Feb. 2nd.
Poem: Sympathy: students finish questions on this poem (#3 and 4). To have completed for class on Thursday.
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
As I mentioned during our last class, we have no more classes of Home Ec for this term, which officially ends on Friday of this week.

Just a reminder to you all that your final project is due this Friday, January 28.


Please make sure to review the outline for the option that you have chosen to make sure you include all required aspects of the project criteria.


Final projects can be submitted in Google Classroom.


If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact me!
January 25, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Today we completed pages 17 and 18 of the booklet. Completed notes are posted to the Google Classroom. There is also a Google Form (Word Problems Type 1) to complete (under classwork).

We will be having a quiz next week on 5.1-5.3. More details to come.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Poetry: students were introduced to their first poetry assignment - page 6 of the poetry booklet. Students are to make a foldable. Please follow the directions as it is laid out in their booklets. Due Monday Jan. 30th.
Poem: Sympathy - page 7 of poetry booklet - questions #1 and 2. Will finish the rest of the questions during class on Wednesday.
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
As I mentioned during our last class, we have no more classes of Home Ec for this term, which officially ends on Friday of this week.

Just a reminder to you all that your final project is due this Friday, January 28.


Please make sure to review the outline for the option that you have chosen to make sure you include all required aspects of the project criteria.


Final projects can be submitted in Google Classroom.


If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact me!
January 24, 2022
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
As I mentioned during our online class on Friday, we have no more classes of Home Ec this term. We are missing our final period today, and the term officially ends this Friday.


Just a reminder to you all that your final project is due this Friday, January 28.


Please make sure to review the outline for the option that you have chosen to make sure you include all required aspects of the project criteria.


Final projects can be submitted in Google Classroom.


If you have any questions or concerns, please don't hesitate to contact me!
January 19, 2022
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
In our last class we outlined the 4 options for your Foods and Nutrition final project. This will be due on the last day of the term, January 28. If you haven't yet decided what to do, try to figure it out as soon as possible. You will have the next two class periods to work on your project. If you have any questions, or if you want to run your idea by me, please don't hesitate to contact me!

If you have not yet submitted your Canada's Food Guide chart in which you sorted food items into categories, please complete this and submit it ASAP!
I will be putting a mark in PowerSchool for this.
January 18, 2022
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
In our last class we outlined the 4 options for your Foods and Nutrition final project. This will be due on the last day of the term, January 28. If you haven't yet decided what to do, try to figure it out as soon as possible. You will have the next two class periods to work on your project. If you have any questions, or if you want to run your idea by me, please don't hesitate to contact me!

If you have not yet submitted your Canada's Food Guide chart in which you sorted food items into categories, please complete this and submit it ASAP!
I will be putting a mark in PowerSchool for this.
January 17, 2022
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
In our last class we outlined the 4 options for your Foods and Nutrition final project. This will be due on the last day of the term, January 28. If you haven't yet decided what to do, try to figure it out as soon as possible. You will have the next two class periods to work on your project. If you have any questions, or if you want to run your idea by me, please don't hesitate to contact me!

If you have not yet submitted your Canada's Food Guide chart in which you sorted food items into categories, please complete this and submit it ASAP!
I will be putting a mark in PowerSchool for this.
January 14, 2022
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
In our last class we outlined the 4 options for your Foods and Nutrition final project. This will be due on the last day of the term, January 28. If you haven't yet decided what to do, try to figure it out as soon as possible. You will have the next two class periods to work on your project. If you have any questions, or if you want to run your idea by me, please don't hesitate to contact me!

If you have not yet submitted your Canada's Food Guide chart in which you sorted food items into categories, please complete this and submit it ASAP!
I will be putting a mark in PowerSchool for this.
January 13, 2022
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Today in class we outlined the 4 options for your Foods and Nutrition final project. This will be due on the last day of the term, January 28. If you haven't yet decided what to do, try to figure it out as soon as possible. You will have the next two class periods to work on your project. If you have any questions, or if you want to run your idea by me, please don't hesitate to contact me!
January 12, 2022
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Today in class we worked on the Canada's Food Guide Introduction assignment. If you did not get this completed and submitted during class time, please turn it in as soon as you are able. We will be moving on next class.

If you have any questions about the assignment, please do not hesitate to contact me!
December 21, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grade book has been updated. If you child has failed to submit any work then a zero is in its place. Once the work is submitted the zero will be replace with the grade.
December 16, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We are having an In-Class Assignment tomorrow on Unit 3. It will include multiplying and dividing fractions, as well as order of operations with adding, subtracting, multiplying and dividing fractions.
December 14, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
The In-Class Assignment on Unit 3 is rescheduled for Friday.
December 9, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We have an ICA tentatively scheduled for next Wednesday Dec 15 and a test on Friday Dec 17 for Unit 3.
December 6, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: Make or Break Spring
Chapter 7-12 questions due in Tuesday Dec. 7th.
Questions can be found in google classroom.
December 3, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We are finishing up multiplying fractions and we will start dividing fractions next week.
November 25, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Review for our exit card TOMORROW.
Review definitions 15-22 and pages 12-15 of your booklet. Review is also on Google Classroom.
November 12, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We started 2.5 Order of Operations today.

We will be having a short outcome check on DIVISION of integers on Tuesday. Our final assessment for Unit 2 is scheduled for Thurs Nov 18.
November 9, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short story term test - Wednesday Nov. 17th
Short story test - Monday Nov. 22.

Study guide in google classroom.
November 8, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Please finish p. 87-89 #s 4, 5, 9, 10
November 6, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Students have their outcome check on Monday for multiplication. We will be starting division and order of operations later this week.

Math League starts up this Monday at lunch. All are welcome!
November 1, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
This week we are working on sections 1.1 and 1.2 Multiplying Integers. We will be having an exit card on multiplying on Friday, Nov 5.
October 26, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Parts of the sentence and punctuation test - is tomorrow. Study guide and all notes (if students are missing any) can be found in google classroom.
October 25, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Parts of the sentence and punctuation test - Wednesday Oct. 27th
October 22, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We began our Chapter 2 Booklet notes, p. 3 and 4.
Students were given the option of digital or paper booklets.
Notes are available on Google Classroom.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Parts of the sentence and punctuation test on Wednesday Oct. 27th. Study guide can be found in google classroom.
October 21, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short Story - All Gore Assignments should be submitted NOW.
Grammar /punctuation worksheets due in.
Punctuation test - Wednesday Oct. 27th
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Began Chatper 2. We watched the 'Oceanography' episode of Bill Nye and completed a Google Form of Questions.
Students had time to complete their Chapter 1 booklets which are due tomorrow.
October 19, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grammar and Punctuation - all worksheets must be passed in by Thursday Oct. 21st.
Punctuation test - Wednesday Oct. 27th.

Gore short story - for those students who didn't pass it in today - they can take until tomorrow.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Students have their Unit 1 Test on Thursday for sections 1.1-1.7. There are instructional videos and completed notes in the Google Classroom.

Students are also working on their zipline projects this week.
October 18, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We completed an in-class exit card (10 multiple choice questions) then completed the Exit Card Assignment on Google Classroom.
October 15, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Unit 1 Math Test is scheduled for next Thursday, Oct 21.

Please remember an action figure toy for Monday (if you have one you'd like to use).
October 14, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short story: Gore assignment - is due in by Thursday Oct. 21st.
October 13, 2021
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
BRING SOCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You will need to bring in a pair of socks for your upcoming Sock Monkey project.
The socks can be any colour or pattern, but they cannot be ankle socks!
Please get these in as soon as you can so you won't be behind once we start the project.
If there is any issue with this, please let me know!
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short story assignment: students should continue to work on their short story. Details in google classroom (under short stories - Gore).
Due: Friday Oct. 16th (extended due date by 1 day).
October 12, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short Story: Gore - students should continue to brain storm ideas for their Lucas' Revenge. Details of assignment can be found in google classroom.
Due Thursday Oct. 21st.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
As a class, read p. 7 of our booklet on 'Abiotic Factors that Affect Water Quality' and made jot notes in the table on p. 9.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We are continuing work with Pythagorean Theorem this week. Students learned about Pythagorean Triples today.
October 7, 2021
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
BRING SOCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You will need to bring in a pair of socks for your upcoming Sock Monkey project.
The socks can be any colour or pattern, but they cannot be ankle socks!
Please get these in as soon as you can so you won't be behind once we start the project.
If there is any issue with this, please let me know!

Money Management Assignments have been corrected and marks have been put into PowerSchool. If you have not yet submitted your assignment, please finish it and get it in by FRIDAY of this week. After that I will be putting 0% in PowerSchool until the assignment is turned in.
October 6, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Completing the Density lab report and handed it in.
October 5, 2021
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Please remember about Fill-The -Tractor for the food bank.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We started section 1.5 - Pythagorean Theorem today.

Students are asked to complete p. 34 #'s 3 and 4 for tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short Stories - students should be reviewing their notes/terms on short stories.
Lamb to the Slaughter - if you need to read/listen to this story for a second time - please do so before class on Wednesday. You can get an audio copy on you tube.
October 4, 2021
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
BRING SOCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You will need to bring in a pair of socks for your upcoming Sock Monkey project.
The socks can be any colour or pattern, but they cannot be ankle socks!
Please get these in as soon as you can so you won't be behind once we start the project.
If there is any issue with this, please let me know!

Money Management Assignments have been corrected and marks have been put into PowerSchool. If you have not yet submitted your assignment, please finish it and get it in by Wednesday of this week. After that I will be putting 0% in PowerSchool until the assignment is turned in.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Unit 1.1 Exit Card #1 - Water and the Water Cycle.
Exit cards were scanned and scores shown to students.
Exit card posted as an assignment on Google Classroom for students to complete using their notes to improve their grades.
October 1, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Reminder: Exit card on Water, up to and including the Water Cycle on Monday, Oct 4th!
In class we played a review game for the exit card.
September 27, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Our checkpoint on 1.1, 1.2 and 1.4 is scheduled for tomorrow, Sept 28.

Students are working on review sheets and there is a Google Form review posted in the Google Classroom.
September 24, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Our checkpoint on 1.1, 1.2 and 1.4 is rescheduled for Tuesday, Sept 28.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Parts of speech test on Monday. All notes and outline are in google classroom.
September 22, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We are just finishing up sections 1.1, 1.2 and 1.4.

There will be a short checkpoint scheduled for Monday, Sept 27 on 1.1, 1.2 and 1.4.
September 21, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grammar quiz - Monday Sept. 27th
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
BRING SOCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You will need to bring in a pair of socks for your upcoming Sock Monkey project.
The socks can be any colour or pattern, but they cannot be ankle socks!
Please get these in as soon as you can so you won't be behind once we start the project.
If there is any issue with this, please let me know!

If you did not yet complete and submit your Introductory Module assignment, please get this in ASAP.
You will have next class to finish off your Money Management Assignment
September 20, 2021
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
BRING SOCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You will need to bring in a pair of socks for your upcoming Sock Monkey project.
The socks can be any colour or pattern, but they cannot be ankle socks!
Please get these in as soon as you can so you won't be behind once we start the project.
If there is any issue with this, please let me know!

If you did not yet complete and submit your Introductory Module assignment, please get this in ASAP.
You will have next class to finish off your Money Management Assignment.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
We are currently working on perfect squares and square roots.

Please finish p. 15 #'s 6, 7, 10ac and 11.
September 16, 2021
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Please finish the first part of the Rectangle/Square investigation for homework. We will finish questions 1-4 tomorrow.
Art
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
BRING SOCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You will need to bring in a pair of socks for your upcoming Sock Monkey project.
The socks can be any colour or pattern, but they cannot be ankle socks!
Please get these in as soon as you can so you won't be behind once we start the project.
If there is any issue with this, please let me know!

If you did not yet complete and submit your Introductory Module assignment, please get this in ASAP.
You will have next class to finish off your Money Management Assignment.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Review Lab Conduct.
Lab Safety Exit Card 3 on Lab Equipment.
Exit card assignment Lab Equipment on Google Classroom and due Tuesday.
Intro on Unit 1: Water on Earth
September 15, 2021
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
BRING SOCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You will need to bring in a pair of socks for your upcoming Sock Monkey project.
The socks can be any colour or pattern, but they cannot be ankle socks!
Please get these in as soon as you can so you won't be behind once we start the project.
If there is any issue with this, please let me know!

If you did not yet complete and submit your Introductory Module assignment, please get this in ASAP.
You will have next class to finish off your Money Management Assignment.
September 14, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Review Science Lab Safety Rules
Exit Card (10 Multiple choice questions) on Lab Safety
Exit Card Assignment (completed using notes) posted on Google Classroom
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
BRING SOCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You will need to bring in a pair of socks for your upcoming Sock Monkey project.
The socks can be any colour or pattern, but they cannot be ankle socks!
Please get these in as soon as you can so you won't be behind once we start the project.
If there is any issue with this, please let me know!

If you did not yet complete and submit your Introductory Module assignment, please get this in ASAP.
You will have next class to finish off your Money Management Assignment.
September 13, 2021
Home Economics
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
BRING SOCKS!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

You will need to bring in a pair of socks for your upcoming Sock Monkey project.
The socks can be any colour or pattern, but they cannot be ankle socks!
Please get these in as soon as you can so you won't be behind once we start the project.
If there is any issue with this, please let me know!
Mathematics
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Please make sure you have completed the first sheet assigned during class today (Activating Prior Knowledge)
September 10, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Course introduction, meet the teacher
Student survey

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