8ELA-We corrected our questions on "With My Foot in My Mouth" by Dennis Lee. We had a short Reading period. HOMEWORK: READING JOURNALS AND SPELLING TEST TOMORROW, VERB TENSES QUIZ RESCHEDULED TO MONDAY.
8SS-We started corrected our notes on World Religions. NO HOMEWORK.
Please complete your Christmas ornament colouring assignment for tomorrow.
8ELA-We had Reading period and followed it with spelling corrections and practising the perfect tenses. We then thought about our best friend and read a poem about friendship and the love we have for that person. HOMEWORK: LIBRARY SANTA JOURNAL ENTRY, SPELLING TEST #12, AND TENSES TEST ON FRIDAY, "WITH MY FOOT IN MY MOUTH" POEM Q 1-6 DUE TOMORROW. BRING A BOOK FOR READING PERIOD TOMORROW.
8SS-We continue our study of ancient world religions. NO HOMEWORK.
7SS-We starting learning about population today; specifically, the ideas of more and less-developed countries. We ended the class with a definition of standard of living. NO HOMEWORK.
8M students need to bring in their research on a Christmas cultural tradition.
8ELA-We corrected spelling and had our silent reading period. We spent some time working on the poems we read this week. HOMEWORK: NO JOURNALS BUT BOOKTALKS INSTEAD, PLUS SPELLING TEST, PLUS "ORANGES' AND "HAIRCUT" DUE FRIDAY.
8SS-We started a mini-unit on Antiquity today. We'll learn where the earliest civilizations were located and why they grew there and we'll learn A LITTLE about the world's oldest religions. NO HOMEWORK.
7SS-We corrected the Land Cover Worksheet. We briefly discussed our Cheerboard hamper packing and I reviewed the Reflection. HOMEWORK: CHEERBOARD REFLECTION DUE TOMORROW. PHYSICAL GEOGRAPHY (CLIMATE/WEATHER/LAND) TEST ON MONDAY.
To get us all in the mood for Christmas, Student Council is sponsoring an "Ugly Christmas Sweater" day tomorrow. Students can bring $1 to be out of uniform and in something Christmas-sy and ugly. All money raised will be donated to Siloam Mission.