Homework Assigned For Homeroom: 8-4
January 30, 2023
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We completed our lab worksheets on Density. These should now be submitted.
We did practice caluclations for our Exit Card Thursday, Feb 2
January 27, 2023
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We did the Core Lab on Density. We will work on the graphs and questions next class and turn it in.
January 26, 2023
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We did practice density, mass and volume worksheet and corrected it in class.
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Tomorrow is the last day of Term 1. All work should be submitted by tomorrow!
January 24, 2023
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We measured different box-shaped objects to determine their density.
We did practice calculations on p. 12 and 13.
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Today was our final music class for the year! All work should be submitted by the end of this week.

Check our Google Classroom to see if you have submitted all required work. If you have any questions, please don't hesitate to contact me.

See you in Home Ec!
January 23, 2023
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
We began ch 5 today.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: Make or Break Spring
The novel study (character sketch, paragraph writing, snap shot and grammar /word study) due by Friday Jan. 27th.
January 19, 2023
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
Projects are due next week. Students have had 3 classes.

Redo Exit card is on Monday.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We did practice calculations of density, mass and volume in our booklets.
January 18, 2023
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
*Again - a reminder that we are nearing the end of our Music course for the year.
Your final projects are your Music Through the Decades project and your Rock Musician Profile.
You will have time to work on these in our remaining classes, but all work is due on the final day of classes for the term, January 27.

The majority of students do not have these assignments completed. Use your remaining class time wisely to avoid having to complete your work outside of class time.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We discussed our new chapter, density.
We did an EdPuzzle on Density. Students must complete these questions on Google Classroom this is counted on PowerSchool.
We played a game to practice recognizing units for mass, volume and density.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: Make or Break Spring
Novel Test - Tomorrow - Thursday Jan. 19th.
January 17, 2023
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: Make or break Spring
Novel Test - Thursday Jan. 19th

Grammar activities - continue to work on.
Snap Shot assignment dur in on Friday Jan. 20th.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We had some time to complete our Assignments on Viscosity and our carnets.
We started a new chapter. Ch 8 Density. Booklets were handed out. We completed the english/french vocab on p. 3
January 16, 2023
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We did a Viscosity Assignment on paper using our notes. It was due at the end of class.
If finished, students had time to complete their Viscosity Labs or carnets
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: Make or Break Spring - Novel test on Thursday Jan. 19th.
Representing activity: Snap Shot - working on this in class today and Tuesday - Due in Friday Jan. 20th. Directions can be found in google classroom.

Grammar study activities - continue working on these.
January 11, 2023
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Just a reminder that we are nearing the end of our Music course for the year. Your final projects are your Music Through the Decades project and your Rock Musician Profile. You will have time to work on these in class, but all work is due on the final day of classes for the term, January 27.
January 9, 2023
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Just a reminder that we have 4 music classes left after today. Your final projects are your Music Through the Decades project and your Rock Musician Profile. You will have time to work on these in class, but all work is due on the final day of classes for the term, January 27.
January 6, 2023
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Complete Bill Nye Fluids Questions from Wednesday.
Complete p. 5 & 6 of the Carnet and definitions 1 to 7.
January 5, 2023
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We reviewed our booklet p. 3, completed p. 4 and p. 5.
December 16, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Sherry Potter
🎄Incomplete Outcome Checks on multiplication with fractions need to be completed on Monday.
🎄Booklets should be complete up to Un 3.4
🎄 All practice work including Boom Cards, should have been done in prep for evaluation.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We did an EdPuzzle (answered questions on an video) about viscosity. It's on Google Classroom and should be completed if you missed it.
December 15, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Lab write up
We discussed the option of the Science Fair
December 14, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We did a lab on Viscosity
December 13, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
Students have received their coupons, they will be bringing them home today.




Students have drawn names for Secret Santa 2022. If you have any questions, please send me an email!

We will exchange gifts on the last day of school, Wednesday, December 21st. Deadline to bring gifts in will be Monday, December 19th, 2022. Students are asked to bring their gifts into school in a garbage bag.




We will also be completing the door decorating contest over the next couple of days, students are invited to stay over lunch to complete our display!
December 12, 2022
Technology Ed.
Assigned By: Sherry Potter
➡️ Past due - Floor Plan sample on Slides

➡️ Technical Drawing of Floor Plan - due Dec 21st
Mathematics
Assigned By: Sherry Potter
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➡️ Multiplying Fractions
➡️ Division of Fractions
➡️ Completing up to 3.5 in Booklet (Omit Division models)
➡️ Outcome Check on Multiplication on Thursday
➡️ Project on Multiplication & Division on Tuesday, Dec 20th
December 6, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: Make or Break Spring
Today we read chapter 4
Chapter 4 questions: #2 and 4
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We finished our Ch 3 Carnets. We played a blooket for our Ch 3 exit card TOMORROW Wednesday, Dec 7th. Blooket Review is on Google Classroom.
December 5, 2022
Art
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We worked on review questions and the Booklet. The Exit card is MOVED TO WEDNESDAY, DEC 7
December 2, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Exit card on Ch 3 Tuesday, Dec 6
December 1, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Ch 3 Exit Card Tuesday
November 30, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: Make or Break Sprin
Today we read chapter 3.
Chapter Questions:
Chapter 3 - #3 and 6
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
Students are working on their brochures. They will have 1 more class before it must be completed at home.

A test will take place on December 13th on Ch 2-3. The study guide has been released on Google Classroom.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Catch up class
November 29, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
We are working on a brochure for the different occupations in 19th-century NL.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Novel: Make or Break Spring.
Today we read chapter 1 and 2.
Chapter questions:
Chapter #1 - 1,6,7
Chapter 2: #5 and 9
Mathematics
Assigned By: Sherry Potter
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➡️ Reviewing addition & subtraction of fractions

➡️ Reviewing terms associated with fractions (Mixed number, proper fraction, improper fraction, lowest terms, equivalent fractions, etc.)

➡️ Digging into Unit 3 concepts- Booklet has been distributed. (PLEASE KEEP UP WITH YOUR PRACTICE!)

➡️ Boom Card deck has been assigned for extra help (Repeating the same exercise is NOT a bad thing!)
November 25, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We complete Booklet (carnet) Ch 3 p. 2 #B2

p. 3 and p. 4 #1 & 2
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
We are working on a brochure about different occupations in NL. This assignment has been allocated 3 classes. After that, it will be assigned as homework.
November 24, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We completed the Ocean Deep documentary and jot notes.
We received our Ch 3 carnet (booklet) and worked in on p. 2 and p. 3 Part B #1
November 23, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
Students are reminded that the 'Coupon Fundraiser' is ongoing until Monday, November 28th.
French
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
We completed the novel in class last day. We will have a comprehension 'Exit Card' next Wednesday, November 30th on the Chapters 4-6.

We will complete a project to finish the novel study.
November 22, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short story term test - Thursday Nov. 24th.
Unseen short story test - Friday Nov. 25th
November 18, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We watched Blue Planet - Ocean Deep and took notes on organisms and abiotic factors.
Ch 2 Booklets are now due.
Graphs are also due
November 17, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We compelted Ch 2 Exit Card 3. Exit card assignment is on Google classroom for those that had below a 50, missed the exit card or wish to improve their score.
Chapter 2 booklets due next class.
We completed a Graphing Mini Assignment. Due next class.
November 16, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We did review questions for the exit card/carte de sortie tomorrow, November 17th.
We played a blooket for review. Questions and blooket are on google classroom for studying.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short story term test - Thursday Nov. 24th
Unseen short story test - Friday Nov. 25th
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
Are working on the Truck System group activity. Well done everyone! Please verify that all work is submitted.
November 15, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We finished our booklet on ocean basins, definitions 15-20.
Exit Card on Thursday, Nov 17
November 14, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Language Term quiz - Thursday Nov. 24th
Unseen short story test - Friday Nov. 25th.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Ch 2 Exit Card 3 Thursday, November 17th
November 10, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Ch 2 Exit Card 3 Thursday, Nov 17
November 9, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We completed our Minecraft Erosion Assignments.
We watched a short video on the Origins of Water on Earth (on Google Classroom) and took notes on p. 14 of our carnets.
Ch 2 exit card #3 Thursday next week.
November 7, 2022
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Your Personal Music Survey, Soundtrack to Your Summer, Modern I'se the B'y Assignment, and Folk Musician Profile should all be submitted by now.

I will be contacting home and putting 0% in PowerSchool for any missing assignments as of Monday, November 7.

All of these assignments can be found in our Music Google Classroom. If you have any questions about the assignments, please don't hesitate to ask me.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We did an Exit Card on Chapter 2. The Exit Card Assignment (devoir) is on Google Classroom to improve your score or if you missed it.
We started an assignment 'Minecraft erosion'. Instructions are on Google classroom and avaialble from your teacher. These will be finished Tuesday in class.
November 4, 2022
French
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
We will have a listening comprehension 'Exit Card' next Thursday, November 10th. We will read a short story in class and students will have questions to complete.
November 3, 2022
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Your Personal Music Survey, Soundtrack to Your Summer, Modern I'se the B'y Assignment, and Folk Musician Profile should all be submitted by now.

I will be contacting home and putting 0% in PowerSchool for any missing assignments as of Monday, November 7.

All of these assignments can be found in our Music Google Classroom. If you have any questions about the assignments, please don't hesitate to ask me.
November 2, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Exit Card Friday
November 1, 2022
French
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
Students have written a Final Chapter, for our novel study, they are asked to submit this piece of writing for Friday, November 4th, 2022.
October 28, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Learned about waves and did a google slide activity on google classroom about upwelling, types of waves and parts of a wave. completed booklet p. 10 and tsunamis on p. 11.
Next exit card will be Nov 4.
October 27, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We completed and labelled the graph with the different layers of water. We took notes on remontee d'eau (upwelling). Our next exit card will be Thursday, Nov 3
October 26, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Carte de sortie Ch 2 #1. Devoir sur google classroom.
carnet p. 6
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
Students should complete the assignment on the Mi'kmaq Way (due on Oct 28th). We are now working on a second film assignment on the disappearance of the Beothuk which is due Oct 31st.
October 24, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
Students should complete the assignment on the Mi'kmaq Way. We are now working on a second film assignment on the disappearance of the Beothuk. Due dates have been posted on the Google Classroom.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Carte de sortie Mercredi, le 16 octobre.
October 20, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
Students should finish their assignment (The Mi'kmaq Way) which we have been working on in class. The link for the documentary is on the assignment for those who would like to watch it again..
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short stories:
1. Gore assignment (Lucas 'Revenge) is due in by the end of class on Friday.
2. The Tell-Tale Heart: comic book is due in at the end of class on Tuesday.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Carnet p. 3-6 labo. Definitions 1-4.
Exit card next Wednesday, Oct. 26th.
October 19, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
Students are working on Chapter 2 in unit 2. Any student who is absent should look at the movie assignment in the classroom. The link for the video is on the assignment so it may be viewed online.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Carnet ch 1 DUE
Booklet Chapter 2 handed out
Bill Nye - Oceanography. Exit card assignment on Google Classroom.
October 18, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Sherry Potter
What We Are Doing This Week (Oct 17-21)
Unit 1 Evaluation : Gnome Home Project
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
A work period - complete carnet ch 1
October 17, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
Picture retakes will take place this Thursday, Oct. 20, 2022.

The school will be participating in Jamarama Day this Friday, Oct. 21, 2022. Students are encouraged to wear their PJ's and bring in a donation!
French
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
There will be an Exit Card this Friday, Oct. 21, 2022 on the first half of the novel.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short stories: today students continued to work on their Gore questions. They were due at the end of the class. Also, they were introduced to their Gore assignment: Lucas' Revenge. They have Tuesday and Wednesday's class to work on it - it is due by the end of Friday's class (Oct. 21st).
All instructions and the story Gore can be found in Google Classroom.
October 14, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Sherry Potter
🅷🅾🅼🅴🆆🅾🆁🅺 for Monday, Oct 17th

Pythagorean Problems Booklet
➡️ Please email me a scan of your group's solutions or post an image below.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Review for Exit Card on MONDAY. Review sheet hadned out and corrected. Answers and notes on Google classroom. Studey density (lab), abiotic biotic factors of water quality, water basins and climate change.
October 12, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Sciences carte de sortie (Exit card) lundi le 17 octobre
October 11, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short Story: today we read the short story Gore. Students are asked to give this story a second reading prior to class on Thursday
Wednesday's class is a library period.
October 7, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
Just a reminder that school picture orders are due back Tuesday Oct. 11, 2022.

Retakes will take place on Oct. 20, 2022.

I hope everyone is enjoying their Thanksgiving weekend!
October 3, 2022
French
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
Today we started a novel study in French, we will be completing this study over the next few weeks.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Exit card (carte de sortie) DEMAIN sur l'eau sur Terre et le cycle d'eau
September 29, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
Students should have their map and historical method assignment completed and submitted.

There is an exit card next week.
September 28, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Compared fresh water and salt water. Reviewed our notes. Exit card on Tuesday!
September 27, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grammar quiz this Thursday
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We had class time to complete our Water Cycle Foldable.
September 23, 2022
Mathematics
Assigned By: Sherry Potter

➡️ Keep studying your Perfect Squares up to 20

➡️ Outcome Check # 2 will be Wednesday, Sept 28 (Same format as #1 - brief & to the point)
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We completed pp 3-4 of our booklets using the text book.
September 22, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned By: Lesleigh Von Borziskowski Dyke
Students are working on an assignment about a Newfoundlander. The assignment has been posted on the Google Classroom. We will have more time in class for this.

Students must bring Chromebooks daily.
September 21, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
Students are reminded that their Permission Forms for 'Community Walks' are due, please bring the forms in tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grammar - students should have completed up to the end of prepositions and interjections.
Students should be prepared for a pop quiz on parts of speech. Study guide in google classroom.
Grammar test - next Thursday Sept. 29th.
September 20, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grammar - students should be finished up to the end of prepositions and interjections for class on Thursday.
Pop Quiz - either Wednesday or Thursday of this week. Study guide in google classroom.

Wednesday's class is library period - please bring in your novel.

Grammar test next Thursday Sept. 29th.
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Completed our last exit card on lab safety. the Devoir was posted on google classroom.
Handed out chapter 1 booklets.
September 16, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
We completed two exit cards today: #2 on SIMDUT and 3 on lab equipment. Both exit card assignments are available on Google classroom.
September 15, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Heather Lucas
Review of Lab conduct then exit card. Assignment open on Google classroom.
Reviewed SIMDUT and equipment. Equipment review game open and on Google classroom.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Sherry Potter
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➡️ Lessons 1.1 & 1.2
➡️ Know concepts Square, Squared, Square of a Number, Square Root
➡️ Unit Booklet Sections 1 & 2
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grammar - students are to have completed the first 6 pages (front and back) of their grammar worksheets for class on Tuesday.
September 12, 2022
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
In case you missed class today or did not have your chromebook, the class code for music is: ctb5osq

Today in class you had time to work on your Personal Music Survey. If you were not able to get this done during class time, please make sure that it is submitted in Google Classroom by our next music class, which is Wednesday, September 16.

*Please remember that the Personal Music Survey is your first official assignment for Grade 8 Music and there will be a mark entered in PowerSchool for this assignment.
September 9, 2022
Homeroom Announcements
Assigned By: Meghan O~Rielly
It was so nice to meet everyone this week!

Students are reminded that Picture Day will take place next week, Wednesday, September 14th, 2022.

The information forms were distributed this week, they are due next Friday, September 16th, 2022.

Looking forward to a wonderful school year!
September 8, 2022
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Students were assigned the first book report - students have until Nov. 30th, to read a novel and write a book report. I have placed the outline in google classroom.

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