Grade 7 Language Arts (7-4 and 7-7):
Students have been working on their sentence fluency and paragraph structure by completing an A-Z Autobiography. Students are almost done of their rough copies and we will be editing them and completing their good copies next week.
*Students were given an Independent Novel Study assignment to work on, both at home and in class. (They will be given half a period to work on it, each 6-day cycle) Students are expected to read a novel they have chosen, and complete the required activities for that novel. The due date for this assignment is Monday, December 4th.
Grade 7 Social Studies (7-3):
Students are currently learning about Economic Empowerment. We have been reading from the textbook (ch.2) and completing some activities. There will be a test at the end of this chapter, and that date will be determined when we are closer to finishing the chapter.
Grade 8 Social Studies (8-1 and 8-3):
Students have completed chapter 3 and are working on their chapter 3 final assignment, which is to research a Canadian city. They will have at least 2 classes with the chromebooks to complete this assignment, and a 3rd class if needed.
*Students were given a “10 Minute Talk” assignment to be working on at home and a little bit in class. This will be due the beginning of December. Students will choose, and present a topic that relates to Canada. The presentations should be 10 minutes in length.