February 4

Aaaaaaand we’re back to blogging!

Class Work:

Dictee 13

  • Activities #1 + 2 due tomorrow

Math

  • 6s- pg. 164 #1, 3, 5-9 and pg. 168 #3, 4, 5 due tomorrow
  • 7s – pg.  179 #2-5, 7 due tomorrow

Reading

  • Bloom’s Ball Part 1 (pg. 5 – 44) due Friday
  • Bloom’s Ball Part 2 (pg. 45 – 82) due Thursday, February 14th
  • Bloom’s Ball Part 3 (pg. 83 – 93) due Thursday, February 21st

English

  • Rough draft of genocide stories due tomorrow

Science

  • Students should have picked their project topic (Electromagnetism – something that has or uses it) and designing what they would like to do with that topic

Student Blogs

  • Stay tuned

Points of Interest:

  • Boys Basketball game (at Montecito) Tuesday
  • Girls Basketball game (at Montecito) Thursday
  • Annie the Musical on Friday (Students are reminded to bring an extra snack as we will be back late for lunch
  • Food Drive starts Tuesday, February 12
  • Boys Basketball game (Home vs. Aubrey) Tuesday, February 12
  • Valentine’s Day Thursday, February 14
  • Girls Basketball Game (Home vs. Aubrey) Thursday, February 14
  • Ski Day and Skating (Last day) Friday, February 15

Sweat Shop Simulation

Today was a very intense day for many of our students. They were amazingly strong. While we had a conversation in class, we encourage you to talk to your child about their day and help them reflect on the reality of consumerism.

December 6

Class Work:

French

  • Imparfait activities A and B due tomorrow
  • Newspaper rough copies due Monday

Math

  • 6s- pg. 94 #1 – 4, 9 due tomorrow
  • 7s – pg. 234 #1-6 due tomorrow

Reading

  • December Independent Novel Study due Friday, December 21
  • Digital version of November Lecture Independent can be found and submitted via Google Classroom

Art

  • Students are working on their Ovoid art projects using various mediums

Points of Interest:

  • Toy Drive ends tomorrow
  • Intermediate Choir Field Trip Monday
  • Holiday Craft in the Gym at Lunch Thursday
  • Reports go home Friday, December 14
  • SFU Basketball Game Tuesday, December 18
  • Celebration of Learning Thursday, December 20 at 11
  • Pancake Breakfast Friday, December 21
  • Pyjama Day Friday, December 21
  • Last day of class Friday, December 21
  • School Back in Session Monday, December 7

November 27

Thank you to all parents who were able to come out to our information session for the proposed field trip to Quebec city.  Just a reminder that we will need to receive surveys by Friday, November 30th, to be able to make the final decision on whether we are able to go ahead with the field trip.  Thank you so much to those who have already sent in their surveys and paperwork.

Class Work:

Dictee

  • Corrections for Dictee 9 are due Friday

Math

  • 6s- pg. 82 #1-7, 10, 12, 15, 16 due tomorrow
  • 7s – pg. 79 #1 – 5, 7a, 12, 13 due tomorrow
  • Module 2 Quiz 2 corrections due tomorrow
  • End of Module 2 Pre-test tomorrow
  • End of Module 2 test Monday

Reading

  • November Independent Novel Study due Friday
  • Digital version of November and December Lecture Independent can be found and submitted via Google Classroom

English

  • Looking forward to seeing parents at our Poetry reading “Night” on Friday at 2pm. Please RSVP as refreshments will be available.

Scratch

  • Games are due Friday

Socials

  • Religious comparison projects due Monday

Art

  • Rough draft Ovoid project proposals due Tuesday

Points of Interest:

  • Shop Funds Orders due tomorrow
  • Girls Volleyball Competitive Tourney Thursday
  • Toy Drive starts Thursday
  • Scholastic order due Friday (Last before Christmas)
  • Division 4 Poetry “Night” Friday at 2pm in portable 5
  • Term 2 starts next week!
  • December Lecture Independent due Friday, December 21

November 16

A notice went home today to invite Grade 7 French Immersion families to a meeting on Thursday, November 22 to discuss the possibility of having a field trip to Quebec City at the end of this school year.  Parents are strongly encouraged to attend this meeting so that we are properly able to gauge interest in such an experience.  Please meet in the library at 6:30 on Thursday.  

Class Work:

Dictee

  • Corrections for Dictee 7 and 8 are due Monday

Math

  • 6s- pg. 72 #1, 3, 4bdg, 6, 11, 12 due Monday
  • 7s – pg. 73 #1 + 12 due Monday
  • Module 2 Quiz 1 corrections due Monday
  • Module 2 Pre-quiz 2 Tuesday
  • Module 2 Quiz 2 Wednesday

Reading

  • November Parent signature due Monday
  • Digital version of November and December Lecture Independent can be found and submitted via Google Classroom

English

  • Figurative Language quiz Tuesday
  • We’re all done poetry! Looking forward to seeing parents at our Poetry reading “Night” on Friday, November 30th at 2pm. Please RSVP as refreshments will be available.

Scratch

  • Students are working at developing a game of their design using Scratch.  At this time they must be using the classes account.  When the game is complete we will download the games and they can move it to their own account, should they wish to do so.

Points of Interest:

  • Boys Volleyball recreation Play day Tuesday
  • Secondary French Immersion Presentation 6pm (Gym)Wednesday
  • Holiday Flower Forms out Wednesday
  • Shop Fund Forms out Wednesday
  • Young People’s Concert Thursday
  • Girls Volleyball recreation Play day Thursday
  • Grade 7 French Immersion Quebec City field trip meeting in the Library 6:30pm  Thursday
  • Pro-D Day (No School for students) Friday
  • Boys Volleyball Competitive Tourney Tuesday, November 27
  • Shop Funds Orders due Wednesday, November 28
  • Girls Volleyball Competitive Tourney Thursday, November 29
  • Toy Drive starts Thursday, November 29
  • Division 4 Poetry “Night” 
  • November Lecture Independent due Friday, November 30
  • December Lecture Independent due Friday, December 21

November 13

Class Work:

Dictee 8

  • Activities #1-3 due tomorrow
  • Pre-test tomorrow

Writing

  • Rough copies for Sperling Scoop due Friday

Reading

  • Digital version of November and December Lecture Independant can be found and submitted via Google Classroom

English

  • Freedom is due Friday. Students must have 3 small poems or may do 1 long poem.

Socials

  • Students should be selecting one “Eastern” religion and one “Western” religion with which they will be doing a fact based comparison and contrast. Choices are due Thursday.

Scratch

  • Students are working at developing a game of their design using Scratch.  At this time they must be using the classes account.  When the game is complete we will download the games and they can move it to their own account, should they wish to do so.

Points of Interest:

  • Girls Vollyball game Thursday
  • Boys Volleyball recreation Play day Tuesday, November 20
  • Secondary French Immersion Presentation 6pm Wednesday, November 21
  • Holiday Flower Forms out Wednesday, November 21
  • Shop Fund Forms out Wednesday, November 21
  • Girls Volleyball recreation Play day Thursday, November 22
  • Young People’s Concert Thursday, November 22
  • Pro-D Day (No School for students) Friday, November 23
  • November Lecture Independant due Friday, November 30
  • December Lecture Independant due Friday, December 21