8ELA-We did our unit 2 spelling test followed by peer conferencing for our mood poems. We then made notes on Non-Fiction Writing. We read the article "Solo to the Pole" by Chris Bonington and copied 6 questions relating to the article. We discussed the expectations for grade 8 level writing. HOMEWORK: "SOLO TO THE POLE" QUESTIONS. MOOD POEMS.
8SS-We talked a little about the definition of prehistory then we did an activity where we sorted dates into a timeline followed by making predictions of when historic events took place. NO HOMEWORK.
7SS- We talked about the advantages and disadvantages of globes and flat maps. We also looked at different map projections and the impact on size and shape. HOMEWORK: COMPARING MAP PROJECTIONS WORKSHEET.