Thursday, 19 October 2017

TGI... Thursday, October 19th

Here's what we did today - 

8B LA  - today we finished working on The Monkey's Paw analysis and discussed how to fully complete future short story analysis. We also read Zoo 2000 and will complete the analysis next week! 

8E LA  -  we read the short play, The Monkey's Paw - we will complete a short story analysis on Monday. We also had our free reading block in the library. 

9A Social - we completed a quiz on the 3 branches of the federal government. We also started talking about how a bill becomes a law - activity due Monday. 
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

9E Social - we completed a quiz on the executive and legislative branches and started talking about the judicial branch. 
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

Important Dates coming up - 
Friday, October 20th - No School PD Day
Wednesday, November 1st - No School PD Day
Wednesday, November 8th - FLEX Day/Early Dismissal

Have a great 3 day weekend! 

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Wednesday, 18 October 2017

Wednesday, October 18th

Here's what we did today - 

8B LA  - today we started working on the analysis of The Monkey's Paw  -  we will continue tomorrow

8E LA  - no class today! We will continue reviewing elements of a short story tomorrow. 

9A Social - we looked at the Judicial Branch (pages 34-41) and started looking at how a bill becomes a law. Quiz tomorrow on the 3 branches of the federal government!
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

9E Social - we read pages 32-33 and talked about the role of senators in the federal government; Quiz tomorrow on the executive and legislative branches.
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

Important Dates coming up - 
Friday, October 20th - No School PD Day
Wednesday, November 1st - No School PD Day
Wednesday, November 8th - FLEX Day/Early Dismissal

Tuesday, 17 October 2017

Tuesday, October 17th

Here's what we did today - 

8B LA  - today we went through the elements of a short story to prepare us for analyzing The Monkey's Paw and other short stories coming up!  

8E LA  - today we went through the elements of a short story to prepare us for analyzing all 4 short stories we are reading over the next few weeks! 

9A Social - no class today! Make sure to keep up with your chapter 1 booklet. 
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

9E Social - we read pages 31-33 and talked about the role of senators in the federal government; we also reviewed the Municipal Election results. 
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

Important Dates coming up - 
Friday, October 20th - No School PD Day
Wednesday, November 1st - No School PD Day
Wednesday, November 8th - FLEX Day/Early Dismissal

Monday, 16 October 2017

Monday, October 16th - Election Day!

Be sure to keep an eye on the Municipal Election tonight! 

Here's what we did today - 

8B LA  - today we read The Monkey's Paw - tomorrow we will analyze it's plot structure. 

8E LA  - we finished watching World Trade Center and completed a reflection on it in our journals

9A Social - we worked on an activity about the role of MPs and Senators in the legislative branch after reading pages 31-33
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

9E Social - we worked on an activity about the role of MPs in the legislative branch after reading pages 29-30
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

Important Dates coming up - 
Friday, October 20th - No School PD Day
Wednesday, November 1st - No School PD Day
Wednesday, November 8th - FLEX Day/Early Dismissal

Friday, 13 October 2017

TGI... Friday, October 13th

Here's what we did today - 

8B LA  - today we had our free reading block and finished up our review on capitalization; we also watched a short film and competed a story map. 

8E LA  - we completed a review on synonyms, antonyms and homonyms and continued watching World Trade Center 

9A Social - no class today! We participated in Student Vote
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

9E Social - today we spoke about Current Events and participated in Student Vote
Invictus Games CE due October 23rd

Important Dates coming up - 
Friday, October 20th - No School PD Day
Wednesday, November 1st - No School PD Day

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Have a great weekend!