We got some extra outside time today as we participating in a Terry Fox Run around our school. It was great to get some wonderful fall air into our lungs! We were in colour clothes today if we brought in $1 as we fundraised for cancer research.
8ELA-We did our unit 2 spelling test today and some peer conferencing with our writing (mood poems). HOMEWORK: MOOD POEMS FINAL DRAFT DUE ON MONDAY.
8SS-We corrected the Measuring Time worksheet so we now know how to put things in chronological order, name the century of a given year, and to identify the years of a specific century. We started an activity based on the human timeline and got a brief snippet of human accomplishments. HOMEWORK: TIME QUIZ MONDAY.
7SS-We heard from the Weekly Updates today and learned about Lupus, Lockport, London, and Uber. HOMEWORK: NOT NEW, BUT DUE MONDAY IS P. 57-USING LATITUDE AND LONGITUDE. ATLASES NEED TO BE RETURNED.
Special Challenge for Grade 8
We've been learning about Origin Stories. Do you know the origin story of Zeus? If you do, be the first to hand me a brief summary of the story on Monday. First one wins.