Homework Assigned For Homeroom: 8-4
January 19, 2022
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students started their passe compose story about their favourite Christmas. The rubric can be found on the Google Classroom. The due date is Jan. 28th. They must write a rough copy, second copy, AND a final copy.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students have two short Science Google Form quizzes tomorrow, January 20th, and Friday, January 21st. They are 10 questions each and they are on chapter 5.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
January 18, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students had their 5th day to work on their research projects for ch. 4.

There is one group ready to present on Thursday:'Le compromis confessionnel'

After this presentation, students will be placed into breakout rooms again in order to finish up and prepare for presentations.
January 17, 2022
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students must complete passe compose worksheet 3 by the end of the day on Tuesday January 18th.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students will have two small quizzes on chapter 5 on Thursday January 20th and Friday January 21th.
January 14, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students continued working on their ch. 4 group projects. This was class #4 out of 5. Presentations are still scheduled for Jan. 20th. Some groups are VERY close to being done.

Great work to all!
January 12, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Workbooks for module 3 chapter 8 are due Monday, January 17th in the Google Classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students had day 3 of 5 to continue their ch. 4 research project with their group. This is due on Jan. 20th.
January 11, 2022
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students has day 2 of working on their ch. 4 research projects. These are still set to be delivered on Jan. 20th
January 10, 2022
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Today in class we continued working on our Music Timeline projects. If you are done, don't forget to submit it in Google Classroom!
January 7, 2022
Science
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students worked with their partners (or one group of 3) to begin their ch. 4 research projects.

These are set to be due on Jan. 20th.
January 6, 2022
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
Today in class we completed a Google Form about the Christmas Break and New Year. If you didn't already fill it out, please do!
The link is in our Google Classroom.

We continued working on our Music Timeline projects. You will have more time next class to finish these up!
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 20, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students have everything they need online on Google Classroom for Science.

I will have the students marks/averages updated on Dec. 22nd.
December 17, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students were given an overview of the next chapter: group research which will begin after Christmas. Paper copies of notes were distributed. Digital copies are on Google Classroom.

More detail of your research project will be provided later.
December 16, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, students got paper copies of all material for Chapter 8. It is all already on Google Classroom. We discussed the guide and both PowerPoints. Students are working on their chapter 8 worksheets.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on a reading comprehension booklet based on another adaptation of the movie and previous book, La Guerre des Boutons. This will be completed in class by the students.
December 15, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students wrote their chapter 3 test. Anyone absent will be expected to write it upon their return.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students got all the material for Ch. 8 today. It is also all posted on Google Classroom for Science.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on a reading comprehension booklet based on another adaptation of the movie and previous book, La Guerre des Boutons. This will be completed in class by the students.
December 14, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on a reading comprehension booklet based on another adaptation of the movie and previous book, La Guerre des Boutons. This will be completed in class by the students.
December 10, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students finished the chapter today with a look at ship building and Michael Kearney, and had time to play a Kahoot review in preparation for their test!

Test date: Dec. 15th.

Booklet due: Dec. 16th.

Test format:
1. Fill in the blanks
2. Matching
3. do 2 out of 3 long answer questions
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on a reading comprehension booklet based on another adaptation of the movie and previous book, La Guerre des Boutons. This will be completed in class by the students.
December 8, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students completed the write-up for the Viscosity lab.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on a reading comprehension booklet based on another adaptation of the movie and previous book, La Guerre des Boutons. This will be completed in class by the students.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students reviewed the trapping industry and then worked on Elizabeth Goudie's excerpt from her book 'Woman of Labrador' on trapper's wives.

Next class we will finish off the chapter with a look at the boat -building industry.

Test date:
Dec. 15th

Booklet Due:
Dec. 16th.
December 7, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students went to the Science lab today to complete an experiment on Viscosity. Students will complete the write-up in class tomorrow.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, students continued to work on a reading comprehension booklet based on another adaptation of the movie and previous book, La Guerre des Boutons. This will be completed in class by the students.
December 6, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students finished off the timeline for the seal hunt and then explored (via the notes) the trapping industry in Labrador.

We did not get to read the primary source document on p. 61 and do the corresponding piece in the booklet. That will be for next class.

Test: Dec. 15th
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, we previewed a Science lab the students will do tomorrow in school. They need to review it as well, at home.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, students started a reading comprehension booklet based on another adaptation of the movie and previous book, La Guerre des Boutons. This will be completed in class by the students.
December 3, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
I've been off sick all week which is why there have been no updates. Sorry.

I reviewed the Chapter 7 PowerPoint then students completed two review bubble sheet assessments.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students French stories are due today. They should be confident that they have finished.
December 2, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students worked on the activity in the booklet about the seal hunt (fill-ins), and began working through the timeline of the seal hunt. We will finish this timeline off next day.

Ch. 3 test: Dec. 15th

Ch. 3 booklet due: Dec. 16th
December 1, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students watched a movie about the sealing disaster of the SS Newfoundland.

We will continue exploring the sealing industry next class.

Test: Dec. 15th
November 26, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
I emailed all students the same review assessments we did for Chapters 1, 2 and 3. Students who got less than 50 in any chapter mark can redo them to up their grade. They will need to be completed by this Sunday afternoon.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students started a new French story on the past tense of French verbs. The due date is Friday, Dec. 3rd.
November 25, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students discussed the merchants and their role in the fishery for NL.

Reminder: ch. 3 test - Dec. 15th

If your ch. 3 booklet is not complete up-to-and-including the Bank Fishery, you are behind. Please work on this at home.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students completed the Data Analysis part of Science Literacy today.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students started a new French story on the past tense of French verbs. The due date is Friday, Dec. 3rd.
November 24, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students completed the Case Study part of Science Literacy today. They will do the Data Analysis during the next class. Review the sample on Google Classroom.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students started a new French story on the past tense of French verbs. They will be at this for a couple of weeks. All information they need is posted on Google Classroom for French. The due date is Friday, Dec. 3rd.
November 23, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students worked their way through the entire fill-in-the-blanks section of ch. 3 booklet on the fisheries (Inshore, Labrador, and Bank).

If you have not completed up to and including this part of your booklet, it is now set for homework. No other class time will be give.

Important date!
Ch. 3 test: Dec. 15th.

The booklet will be due the very next class as well!
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
As I explained to the students, now that we have finished Unit 1 they will do a couple of Science Literacy evaluations this week. The first is called a Case Study where students read a Science story, like they would see in a newspaper, then answer a few questions. The second is Data Analysis. That is taking the results from an already finished experiment and graphing the information and answering a couple of questions. I already explained the difference between both and we reviewed a sample Data Analysis. The sample answers are on Google Classroom for Science.

We finished Chapter 7 review so students will have 2 review assessments on that chapter this week. The Chapter 7 chapter worksheets are due on Tuesday, Nov. 30. REVIEW!
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Last week, students started a new French story on the past tense of French verbs. They will be at this for a couple of weeks. All information they need is posted on Google Classroom for French.
November 22, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students continued on with the notes and the booklet for ch. 3.

We reviewed the roles men, women, and children during a fishing season (last week's work), then moved on to the inshore fishery (la peche cotiere). Students should have up-to-and-including this material done in their booklets.

Test date: Dec. 15th.

A study guide was also distributed today. If you were absent, please get one off me when you return.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
As I explained to the students, now that we have finished Unit 1 they will do a couple of Science Literacy evaluations this week. The first is called a Case Study where students read a Science story, like they would see in a newspaper, then answer a few questions. The second is Data Analysis. That is taking the results from an already finished experiment and graphing the information and answering a couple of questions. I already explained the difference between both and we reviewed a sample Data Analysis. The sample answers are on Google Classroom for Science.

Also, we finished Chapter 7 review today so students will have 2 review assessments on that chapter this week. The Chapter 7 chapter worksheets are due on Tuesday, Nov. 30. REVIEW!
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Last week, students started a new French story on the past tense of French verbs. They will be at this for a couple of weeks. All information they need is posted on Google Classroom for French.
November 19, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students started a new French story on the past tense of French verbs. They will be at this for a couple of weeks. I will post the submission date at the end of the week. All information they need is posted on Google Classroom for French.
Health
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students have a series of videos on Physical Health to complete this weekend from Google Classroom.
November 18, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students started a new French story on the past tense of French verbs. They will be at this for a couple of weeks. I will post the submission date at the end of the week. All information they need is posted on Google Classroom for French.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Ch. 2 research assignment were due today. Is yours submitted? Please do so this evening. Otherwise contact home will be made.

Students read the secondary source on page 50 of the textbook about how fishing was a family affair. They then filled out a chart in their ch. 3 booklet about the roles of men, women, and children.

Please note that this chapter will be assessed by this booklet and a test before Christmas.
November 17, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We began the next module in Science - Unit 3: Fluids. Students have all material which is also posted on Google Classroom.

Also, students will be doing the Case Study part of Science Literacy tomorrow.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students started a new French story on the past tense of French verbs. They will be at this for a couple of weeks. I will post the submission date at the end of the week. All information they need is posted on Google Classroom for French.
November 16, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students began chapter 3 notes and booklet. Students were advised that for this chapter, there will be two evaluations:

1. The booklet which we will work on in class as we progress through the notes.

2. A chapter test.

REMINDER: chapter 2 research has now been completed in class. It is due on Nov. 18th.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, I explained to the students that as we have finished Unit 1 they will do a couple of Science Literacy evaluations. The first is called a Case Study where students read an Science story, like they would see in a newspaper, then answer a few questions. The second is Data Analysis. That is taking the results from an already finished experiment and graphing the information and answering a couple of questions. I explained the difference between both and we reviewed a sample Data Analysis that they will be doing this week.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students started a new French story on the past tense of French verbs. They will be at this for a couple of weeks. I will post the submission date at the end of the week. All information they need is posted on Google Classroom for French.
November 12, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students began their ch. 2 research project which is a similar project to the chapter one version.

This is due on Nov. 18th. Students will only get one more class to complete this in school. If you are not finished, it must be done at home. Press 'turn in' on the assignment when complete.
November 10, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
European immigrants table was due today. Contact will be made with home this afternoon if this is not submitted.


Students discussed natural growth, internal migration, and smaller immigrant groups to NL in the 19th century.

Next class students will be beginning their research project for chapter 2. This is due on Nov. 18th.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students completed both review assessments today for Chapter 3.

Chapter 3 worksheets are due on Monday, Nov. 15th.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on Reading Comprehension worksheets based on a short novel. The booklet will be due to complete for Monday, Nov. 15th. They have the worksheets and the novel now to take home to finish up.
November 9, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short story term test - Wednesday Nov. 17th
Short story test - Thursday Nov. 18th

Study guide in google classroom.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students will get two review assessments tomorrow, Wednesday, Nov. 10 on Chapter 3 topics.

Chapter 3 worksheets are due on Monday, Nov. 15th.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on Reading Comprehension worksheets based on a short novel. The booklet will be due to complete for Monday, Nov. 15th. They have the worksheets and the novel now to take home to finish up.
November 8, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students will get two review assessments on Wednesday, Nov. 10 of Chapter 3 topics.

Chapter 3 worksheets are due on Monday, Nov. 15th.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students had their last working class for the European immigrants of the 19th century table.

If this is not done today, it is set for homework and due in on Nov. 10th.

This can be done on Google Classroom or on paper. Most students chose to do it digitally.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on Reading Comprehension worksheets based on a short novel. The booklet will be due to complete for Monday, Nov. 15th. They have the worksheets and the novel now to take home to finish up.
November 6, 2021
Religion
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Name posters, qui suis-je sheet and undercover boss sheets are now due.
November 5, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today we began Chapter 3 discussion of topics which included what effects climate and climate change as well as how humans have affected the environment. Students will get two review assessments next week sometime on Chapter 3 topics.

Chapter 3 worksheets are due on Monday, No. 15th.
Health
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on Reading Comprehension worksheets based on a short novel. The booklet will be due to complete for Monday, Nov. 15th. They have the worksheets and the novel now to take home to finish up.
November 4, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students had day 1 of 2 to work on their in-class assignment on the European immigrants who settled in NL in the 19th century.

This is due in (digitally by most - but on paper for those who preferred it) by Nov. 10th.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today we began Chapter 3 discussion of topics which included what effects climate and climate change as well as how humans have affected the environment.

Chapter 3 worksheets are due on Monday, No. 15th.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on Reading Comprehension worksheets based on a short novel. The booklet will be due to complete for next Friday, Nov. 5th.
November 3, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today we began Chapter 3 discussion of topics which included what effects climate and climate change. Students began working on the chapter worksheets. Worksheets are due on Monday, No. 15th.
November 2, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students learned about the Scottish and Irish settlers in the 1800s.

Students are now prepared to do their 2nd in-class assignment for this chapter. It will be another table much like the previous assignment.

The traditional way of life table is evaluated and marks are in Powerschool. I can't return it though as there are still some students who have not submitted it.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today we completed the final bubble sheet for Ch. 2. Then we started Chapter 3 discussion. All students have Ch. 3 material and it is all also on Google Classroom.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on Reading Comprehension worksheets based on a short novel. The booklet will be due to complete for next Friday, Nov. 5th.
November 1, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students learned about the French settlers in Newfoundland in the 1800s.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students are completing Reading Comprehension worksheets based on a short novel. Students can take the book home to read and we will complete the worksheets in school. The booklet will be due to complete for next Friday, Nov. 5th.
October 29, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Chapter 2 worksheets are due to be passed in on Sunday, Oct. 31 (if digital) and Monday, Nov. 1 if done on paper.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students are completing Reading Comprehension worksheets based on a short novel. Students can take the book home to read and we will complete the worksheets in school. The booklet will be due to complete for next Friday, Nov. 5th.
October 28, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Traditional ways of Life table was due today. If yours was not submitted either by hand or online, I will contact you this afternoon. If it is not submitted by tomorrow, home contact will be made.

Please submit these projects tomorrow!

Students began the second half of chapter two: major European immigrant groups of the 1800s.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students have one more review assessment to complete tomorrow on Chapter 2. Review.

Chapter 2 worksheets are due to be passed in on Sunday, Oct. 31 (if digital) and Monday, Nov. 1 if done on paper.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students are completing Reading Comprehension worksheets based on a short novel. Students can take the book home to read and we will complete the worksheets in school. The booklet will be due to complete for next Friday, Nov. 5th.
October 27, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students completed 2 review assessments today for Ch. 2. They have one more to complete tomorrow. Review.

Also, Ch. 2 worksheets are due to be passed in on Sunday, Oct. 31 (if digital) and Monday, Nov. 1 if done on paper.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We finished watching the movie today. Students got a short novel based on the film and some worksheets to complete. They will complete the worksheets in school but can take the book home to read. The booklet will be due to complete for next Friday, Nov. 5th.
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.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students had their last day to work on the table of 'Mode de vie traditionnels des Indigene de TNL au 19e siecle.'

If yours is not complete it is now set for homework. This is due on Oct. 28th
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We finished discussion on topics from Chapter 2. Review. Students will get 3 more review assessments this week for Ch. 2.

Also, Ch. 2 worksheets are due to be passed in on Sunday, Oct. 31 (if digital) and Monday, Nov. 1 if done on paper.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students will be doing a novel study soon for Reading comprehension development. For a few classes though, students are watching a French movie - La Guerre des Boutons, for Listening comprehension practice.
October 25, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Parts of the sentence and punctuation test - Wednesday Oct. 27th
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We continued to discuss topics from Chapter 2. Review! Students will get 3 more review assessments this week for Ch. 2.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students will be doing a novel study soon for Reading comprehension development. For a few classes though, students are watching a French movie - La Guerre des Boutons, for Listening comprehension practice.
October 22, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students had day #1 of 2 days to work on their 'Traditional ways of life for Indigenous' table.

These tables are due (some are choosing to do them on paper, some are choosing to do them on Google Classroom) by. Oct. 28th.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We continued to review Chapter 2 topics on waves and tides from PP 2.3. REVIEW. Students will have 3 more review assessments next week.
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.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students will be doing a novel study soon for Reading comprehension development. For a few classes though, students are watching a French movie - La Guerre des Boutons, for Listening comprehension practice.
October 21, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students reviewed the traditional lifestyle of the Indigenous of NL during the 19th century.

Your in-class assignment will begin next class. You will have the option of doing it online or on paper. It will be due on Oct. 28th.
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: Charlie Simmonds
We continued to review Chapter 2 topics on various ocean currents from PP 2.2 and Waves from PP 2.3. REVIEW. Students will have 3 more review assessments next week.
October 20, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students will be doing a novel study soon for Reading comprehension development. For a few classes though, students are watching a French movie - La Guerre des Boutons, for Listening comprehension practice.
Health
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continue to work on their Health webpage on Physical Health. All information is on Google Classroom for Health.
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.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Review!
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students will be doing a novel study soon for Reading comprehension development. For a few classes though, students will watch a French movie - La Guerre des Boutons, for Listening comprehension practice.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students finished off their work on 'Stealing Mary' by expressing to me whether they believed Peyton or Shanawdithit to be the more reliable primary source and why.

We will be exploring other traditional ways of life for the Indigenous groups of NL next class.
October 18, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, students completed Ch. 2 Lesson 2 review. Then we continued on with chapter 2 topic of the types of ocean currents. Review!
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We are almost finished the first French story of the year. Students will begin a novel study at the next class.
October 15, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students watched the entire film 'Stealing Mary.'

This can be found at the following links if you would like to re-watch or missed a portion of it:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tHQW_dLAMm0&t=603s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rruImW3bFoo&t=224s
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Most students were able to pass in their Chapter 1 worksheets but some haven't finished so they need to pass them in this Monday, Oct. 18.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Some students have a bit of work to finish with their stories so they have until this Sunday night, Oct. 17 to complete.
October 14, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short story: Gore assignment -if students require extra time for their story then they can take until Tuesday Oct. 19th
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students have one more review assessment from Ch. 1 topics that we will do tomorrow as we didn't get a chance to complete it today. Review powerpoint 1.3!

Chapter 1 worksheets have to be completed and passed in for this Friday, Oct. 15th.
October 13, 2021
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: Thursday Oct. 20th
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students learned about the Beothuk and began watching the film 'Stealing Mary'

If you miss this film, it is found on youtube. Please visit the following links:

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=tHQW_dLAMm0&t=278s

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=rruImW3bFoo&t=846s
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students have one more review assessment from Ch. 1 topics that we will do tomorrow.

Also, the Chapter 1 worksheets have to be completed and passed in for this Friday, Oct. 15th.
October 12, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short Story: Gore - students should continue to work on their Lucas' Revenge. Details of assignment can be found in google classroom.
Due: Thursday Oct. 14th
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students began unit two, chapter two: The People who lived here.

We began our study with a general discussion of how the 1800s is the 19th century, and why studying Indigenous peoples is an extremely important part of NL history. We will explore each of the 5 NL Indigenous groups in more detail in the coming days.

There is no test for this chapter. But there will be two in-class projects which will be submitted for a mark.
Religion
Assigned By: Melissa Hedderson
Students had 2 classes to work on their 'Qui suis-je' poster. If you have not passed it in, please pass it in during our next Religion class on Thurs Oct 21.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students have one more review assessment from Ch. 1 topics that we will do tomorrow.

Also, the Chapter 1 worksheets have to be completed and passed in for this Friday, Oct. 15th.
October 8, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Short stories - students should be focusing on creating their short story - Lucas Revenged. A copy of the story and assignment are in google classroom. Due Thursday Oct. 14th
October 7, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, students went to the Science lab to work on a lab about Water Density as it relates to saltiness. Students will complete the work on that tomorrow in class.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students will have a class to finalize work for their French Story. Anyone needing extra time can have until Tuesday to submit their story.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Reminder: the Historic Method Google Classroom project is due tomorrow. Is yours turned in? If not, you will receive an email from me. The next email will also include caregivers. Please get this in!

Students worked on a map of Newfoundland an Labrador. Most finished this off in one class. If yours is not done it is set for homework. This map will be evaluated.
October 6, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students need to continue to work on their written French story at home! All information is on Google Classroom for French.

This is to be completed for Friday, Oct. 8
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We have finished review of Chapter 1 topics. There will be a review assessment tomorrow of these topics.

All materials are on Google Classroom for Science.
October 5, 2021
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.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students had their last working class on the methode historique assignment. If it is not done and 'turned in' digitally now, it is for homework. This is due no later than Friday, Oct. 8th.
October 4, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students need to review Chapter 1 topics discussed. There will be a review assessment this week.
All materials are on Google Classroom for Science.
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
All Personal Music Surveys and Soundtrack to Summer assignments should be submitted in Google Classroom.

These have been corrected and marks have been put in PowerSchool.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continued to work on their first written French story of the year. All information is on Google Classroom for French.

This is to be completed for Friday, Oct. 8
October 1, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students wrote their unit one exit card.

Students then continued on with their unit one methode historique research. This is due on Tuesday, Oct 5th!
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students continued to work on their first written French story of the year. All information is on Google Classroom for French.

This is to be completed for Friday, Oct. 8
September 28, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, students got material to help them begin their first written French story of the year. All information is on Google Classroom for French.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students need to review PowerPoint 2 for Friday as they'll have a couple of review sheets to complete for assessment. REVIEW.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Due to wifi issues, students could not continue working on their methode historique assignment, but we reviewed and prepared for our exit card on Friday instead.

Please be aware that the due date for the Methode historique assignment still remains to be Oct. 5th. There should be time Friday and Tuesday to finish it up.
September 27, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Most students completed their French oral presentation today, the remainder will finish tomorrow. A rubric of the assessment is on the students Google Classroom.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, we did a second full review of PowerPoint 2 for Chapter 1. Students need to review for Friday as they'll have a couple of review sheets to complete for assessment. REVIEW.
September 24, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, students completed the last two review sheets on the French Parts of Speech.

Students made some personal notes on an oral presentation they have on Monday, Sept. 27 about what they did this past summer.

The Google Classroom code for French is - i 3 u y g m z (all letters are lower case)
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Parts of speech test on Monday. All notes and outline are in google classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students continued researching the individual past of one historical Newfoundlander/Labradorian.

This was our last working class for this activity, but students can continue to work on it at home or on their own time. It is not due to be submitted until Oct. 5th.

Reminder: Unit One exit card: Oct. 1st
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, we did a full review of PowerPoint 2 for Chapter 1 in discussing the water basins of Nl and Lab. and factors that affect run-off. REVIEW.

The Google Classroom code for Science is - z v o k j a s (all lower case letters)
September 23, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, students did a second Review assessment on Chapter 1 PowerPoint 1. We then continued with PowerPoint 2 in discussing the 3 difference between fresh and salt water. REVIEW.

The Google Classroom code for Science is - z v o k j a s (all lower case letters)
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Tomorrow, students will complete the last two review sheets on the French Parts of Speech. REVIEW.

I have put all the answer sheets to the Parts of Speech practice sheets on Google Classroom.

The Google Classroom code for French is - i 3 u y g m z (all letters are lower case)
September 22, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today we completed two review sheets on the French Parts of Speech. Students will complete 2 more tomorrow. REVIEW.

I have put all the answer sheets to the Parts of Speech practice sheets on Google Classroom.

The Google Classroom code for French is - i 3 u y g m z (all letters are lower case)
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Today, students did a Review assessment on Chapter 1 PowerPoint 1. We then continued with PowerPoint 2 in discussing the 3 difference between fresh and salt water. REVIEW.

The Google Classroom code for Science is - z v o k j a s (all lower case letters)
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students spent the class researching for their first historic method project of the year - you will be doing this many times throughout the year.

This first assignment is completed entirely on Google Classroom and it is due to be 'turned in' digitally by Oct. 5.

Exit car for unit one: October 1.
September 21, 2021
Language Arts
Assigned By: Janet Critch
Grammar quiz - Monday Sept. 27th
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
All Personal Music Surveys and Soundtrack to Summer assignments should be submitted in Google Classroom.
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students learned they will be writing a unit one exit card on Oct. 1st. This is an open-book quick check-in to make sure you understand the concepts covered so far.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Tomorrow, students will complete the review sheets on the French Parts of Speech. REVIEW.

I have put all the answer sheets to the Parts of Speech practice sheets on Google Classroom.

The Google Classroom code for French is - s h r h a p d (all letters are lower case)
September 20, 2021
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We began Unit 1 study today - Water Systems of Earth. Students have all material available to them on Google Classroom for Science. Any students who requested a paper copy will get one supplied to them. There are 3 PowerPoints of information for us to review. We completed PowerPoint 1 today. REVIEW!
Health
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
Students began work on the Health website. This is how they will be evaluated as the year goes on. Students will have articles to read concerning one of the 5 Health domains. Then they will do an analysis of the article and write their point of view. This is to all be recorded on their personal website that only they and I will have access.

Students are currently working on designing their webpage. It needs to be completed by the end of the next class (Day 2).
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
All Personal Music Surveys and Soundtrack to Summer assignments should be submitted in Google Classroom.
September 17, 2021
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We have completed the Parts of Speech grammar for French. Students will get some Google Form review on this on Monday, Sept. 20. REVIEW!
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We have completed the Lab Safety review. Students completed 4 Google Forms of review.

We begin Unit 1 next week.
September 16, 2021
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
All Personal Music Surveys should now be submitted in Google Classroom.
September 15, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students discussed the election process, political parties and the St. John's South-Mt. Pearl candidates in preparation for the Sept. 20th Student Vote.
French
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We are currently reviewing the 9 Parts of Speech in French.

Students need to review as they will be a review assessment on them this week and next.
Science
Assigned By: Charlie Simmonds
We are reviewing Lab Safety. Students can review on their Chromebooks (Code is zvokjas) at home.

Students need to review as they will be a review assessment on them this week and next.
September 14, 2021
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
If you did not complete your Personal Music Survey Assignment last class, please make sure to complete this and submit it in Google Classroom before our next music class.

*Remember - this is your first mark that will go in PowerSchool for music, so start the year strong!
September 13, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students received a paper copy of notes and began learning about ways to discover history, the difference in artifacts and archives, as reasons to learn history.

A reminder was made to check the homework page regularly in order to stay up-to-date on work, projects, and evaluations.

Find it here for your convenience:

https://skjh.nlesd.ca/homework-page
Music
Assigned By: Alanna Fitzpatrick
If you did not complete your Personal Music Survey Assignment last class, please make sure to complete this and submit it in Google Classroom before our next music class.
September 10, 2021
Social Studies
Assigned By: Nicole Collins
Students received copies of the course descriptors so they know the weighting of the units or study this year.

Course descriptors can be found here:
https://www.nlesd.ca/programs/coursedescriptors.jsp

Curriculum guides can be found here: https://www.gov.nl.ca/education/

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