Announcements:

Thomas Sheppard: Social Studies Unit 2 Test is scheduled for Wednesday, January 23 (next week). We started our Review on yesterday and will continue until next Tuesday.

Homework Assigned For Homeroom: HR 7 -2


January 18, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Unit 2 Review for test. Please complete your answer for Question 4 on the review sheet (Habitat for Humanity). We will discuss this on Monday.


January 17, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Review for Unit 2 Test next week (Wed. Jan 23). We completed Crosswords for Chapters 2, 3 & 4. Students also used Quizlet to help them learn their terms.


January 16, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

We started our Unit 2 Test Review today. The Unit 2 Test is next week (Wednesday, Jan. 23).


January 14, 2019
Technology
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

We learned how to do a Key Chain in TinkerCad, Export as an STL file and upload the file to the assignment in Google Classroom.


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Started Unit 4. Key Words


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

We are working on Mock Science Projects in class this week. Students should be able to complete all work in school. There will be no homework assigned for the next few days.


January 11, 2019
Technology
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Working on 3D design in TinkerCad.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Working on Economic Sectors poster and cluing up work from Unit 2.
Next Week: We start our review of Unit 2 in preparation for our Unit 2 Test on Jan. 23.


January 10, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Unit 2 Test is scheduled for Wednesday (Day 4), January 23. We will begin a week of review for the test on Wednesday next week.
In the meantime, we have begun Unit 3 on Political Empowerment and are finishing up assignments from Unit 2. Today we worked on the Mortgage Worksheet and the Economic Sectors posters.


January 8, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

We are working on Mock Science Projects and working through Ch.5 in class this week. Students should be able to complete the Mock Science Project in school.


December 19, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Reviewed Unit 3 Tests. Students should continue to review for their Cumulative Test on January 10th and 11th, Units 1-3.


December 17, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

We are completing Chapter 4 on the 4 sectors of the economy. Students should have all terms and questions (except #3) on the Unit 2 Review Sheet completed. Some are working on questions 4 & 5 in class.


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Students will be reviewing for rest of this week for their Cumulative Test on January 10th and 11th.


December 13, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Students completed assignment for Unit 3 today. Test will be Monday, December 17th.
Unit Review page 121-122 and Practice Test page 123 can be used for review!


December 11, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

PLEASE NOTE:
Plateau Lab Assessment will be postponed until after Christmas. I feel students will have a greater understanding of this topic after we complete Chapter 5 content.
Chapter 4 Checkup--Monday,Dec.17/18 (review will be corrected by Thursday)


December 10, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Upcoming evaluations:
There are 2 evaluations very close to each other.
Students completed their Plateau Lab on Wednesday.
Students will work on their write up on Tuesday and a Plateau Lab ASSESSMENT will be given on MONDAY,DEC.17/18 .
CHAPTER 4 CHECKUP---TUESDAY, DEC.18/18


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Started section 3.6 - order of operations.
Assigned pg 109 #'s 1, 2AC, 3, 4AC and 6 to be completed for tomorrow!

**Unit 3 Assignment will now be Thursday, December 13th and Unit 3 Test will now be Monday, December 17th**


December 6, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Please note: Unit 3 assignment will not take place on Monday. Will likely be on Wednesday or Thursday and Test on Friday (14th) or Monday (17th) accordingly.


December 5, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Reviewed the Monthly Budget (Google Sheets) we created together during our last class. Copy posted to the Google Classroom. Students are assigned all the Chapter 3 terms on the Unit 2 Review Sheet and assigned question 4. We are working in class on writing out the answers using the RACES format. Copy of the question is posted as a Google Doc in your Google Classroom as well.


December 4, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

In class today we used Google Sheets to calculate Monthly Budget. We changed the numbers in the sheet to compare basic monthly expenses to monthly income. Students gained a better idea of how these 2 things are related.


December 3, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Ch.4 booklet --p.6&7
Lab will take place on Wednesday. Labs are mandatory.
Quiz coming up for Ch.4 next week.


November 29, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Finish your terms from the reading in class today about Habitat for Humanity (pp. 56-57). What do you think is meant by the following: Capital, low -income family, Prices of houses, Sweat equity, and Interest (financial term). We will be discussing them tomorrow in class.


November 20, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

We have just completed Chapter 2 and will be starting Chapter 3 next class. Reviewed the Chapter 2 terms on your Unit 2 Review Sheet and worked on the Crossword posted to your Google Classroom.

Please note that you should be reading Chapters 2, 3 and 4 as we cover them in class.


November 16, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Unit 1 Test Wednesday. Review sheet due Monday.


November 15, 2018
Art
Assigned By: Frances Squires

Today was our second class painting our Keith Haring inspired images.
No homework.


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Work on Unit Review Sheet due Monday. Unit 1 Test Wednesday.


November 13, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Today we finished all notes in Chapter 2. We did not get a chance to correct Chapter review today. This will be completed tomorrow, along with the terms at the beginning of the chapter.

Unit Review Sheet passed out today. First part dues Friday.


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Started Notes on 3.1
Assigned one fraction conversion for HW.


November 6, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Students are to complete p.11 in booklet for homework.
Students will be having their chapter 2 checkup sometime next week. Please work on


November 5, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Complete questions 1-4, p.10 of your Chapter 2 booklet.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Finished the writing assignment 'The Creator Visits' in class. If you are not finished please complete for homework by the end of this week.
Reminder: Tech Unit 1 retake for some of my students is tomorrow last period.


November 2, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

We have finished the terms for Chapter 2 on the Unit 2 Review Sheet. These should be completed on the Review Sheet and written out in your Social Studies exercise. Working in class on the Creator Visits Activity on Monday.


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Complete table on p.6 of your chapter 2 booklet.


October 31, 2018
Art
Assigned By: Frances Squires

We reviewed colour theory via a workbook students were asked to complete.
No homework.


Technology
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Tech Unit 1 Quiz Retake for a number of my students will be held Tuesday, Nov 6 (Day 2, P6). Please use the Quizlet to help you learn your terms.


October 30, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Corrected p 69
Started Notes on 2.5
Assigned p73 #1ace,3ace,4ace,5ac


October 29, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Please read 'A Closer Look' about Fish, Fur and Timber on pages 32 & 33 for next class.


October 25, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Change in Time: Lab Assessment will be next Tuesday, Oct.30/18 NOT this Friday.


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Started Notes on 2.4


October 24, 2018
Art
Assigned By: Frances Squires

Today we did some colour theory! Ask your child what a complimentary colour scheme is. :-)


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Reviewed and students wrote U2 Check up Quiz


October 23, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

No class today but we will be finishing The Mung Seeds Lab tomorrow. We will be correcting the lab in class on Thursday. Students will be evaluated on this sheet on Friday.


October 18, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Started 7.3 Notes
Assigned p 62 #1aceg,2aceg

Unit 2 Check Up Quiz (2.1-2.3)
Wednesday, October 24


Technology
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

The retake on the Tech Quiz will be on the next Day 3 (P2) on Monday, Oct. 29th. Please use the Quizlet posted in your Google Classroom to review. We will be starting the Graphics/Animations unit next.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Reminder: Quiz on Unit 1 is tomorrow. We have finished the review in class. Please use your online resources Quizlets (Terms and Provinces) and Crosswords to help you prepare.


October 17, 2018
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

Finish the 'Fog Horn ' story question tonight on how setting creates suspense that was started in class today. There will be a practice test tomorrow in preparation for the short story test next week, Oct. 25th.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Reminder: Unit 1 Quiz on Friday, Oct. 19 (Day 4, P3). Please use Quizlet, Crosswords, Review Notes, and Unit 1 Review Handout to help you prepare. We are finishing up our week of review classes tomorrow. We corrected the terms on the Unit 1 Review Sheet, Reviewed the Canadian Provinces/Capitals, and the 5 Types of Empowerment.


October 16, 2018
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

study notes/ study guide for test


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Fihed 2.1 Notes
Assigned p54 #1,2ab,3a,5,6,Reflect


October 15, 2018
Art
Assigned By: Frances Squires

Today was the last day to complete sketchbooks. Anyone not finished was asked to take them home for homework.


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Checkup today. No homework. Working on salty seeds lab this week, followed by a lab assessment.


October 12, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

We have been working on our Empowerment Poster in class. If not finished, please complete for homework. It is due Tuesday (Oct. 16). We have a Unit 1 Quiz scheduled for Friday (Oct. 19). Please use the Quizlet and Crosswords posted on your Google Classroom to help you review. We will be reviewing for the Quiz in class next week. Don't forget to check that your Unit 1 terms are done on your Unit 1 Review Sheet (a copy is posted in your Google Classroom if needed).


October 11, 2018
Art
Assigned By: Frances Squires

Today the class was taken outside for a scheduled bus evacuation practice.
Students will have one more class to finish their sketchbooks.
No homework.


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Corrected review today. Checkup on Monday.


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

Book check evaluation tomorrow/bring independent book you have been reading at home


October 10, 2018
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

no homework


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Students will have their Chapter 1 Checkup Monday, Oct.15. Review sheet/terms on front of booklet(in back of chapter 1 booklet) due tomorrow. Interactions page 10 in booklet is today's homework.


Health
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

no homework


October 9, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Students will have their Chapter 1 Checkup Monday, Oct.15. Students can do most of the review(in back of chapter 1 booklet) by using their booklets or their text book.


October 4, 2018
Religion
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

no homework


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

bring independent book to school on Tuesday next week


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Students will have their Chapter 1 Checkup next week--we will try Thursday. Students can do most of the review(in back of chapter 1 booklet) by using their booklets or their text book.


October 3, 2018
Art
Assigned By: Frances Squires

Students were given time to work on their sketchbooks. We will have one more class for finishing up.
No homework.


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

***We will proceed with the lab evaluation tomorrow. Students are asked to review the schoolyard lab sheet in their duotang.
Students will have their Chapter 1 Checkup next week--Wednesday or Thursday.


French
Assigned By: Katherine Pumphrey

https://quizlet.com/322683835/core-french-la-rentree-review-flash-cards/

Please use above link to review for In-class- assignment.


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

finish Conflict answer on 'Fear' story

study notes on RACES answer format


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Corrected unit 1 review homework.
Assigned additional review.

Assign has been re-scheduled to Tuesday, October9, test has been re-scheduled to Friday, October12


October 1, 2018
French
Assigned By: Katherine Pumphrey

In-class assignment Tuesday Oct 9


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

1. Review the RACES steps for conflict
2. Review the steps for plot summary


September 26, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

***Upcoming evaluations for students
-Schoolyard lab evaluation---Oct.4/18--Study lab sheet
-Chapter 1 Checkup---Oct.11/18---Study Ch.1 Booklet


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Corrected p23
Started 1.5 Notes
Assigned p27 #1ac,2ac,3ab,4ac,5


September 25, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

We went over the Study Habits hand-out that I gave to students today. It is also available on my Resources page (https://sites.google.com/nlesd.ca/sheppard/social-studies-7/resources).
Students have completed the first 5 terms oon the Unit 1 Review sheet.


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Corrected p 18
Started Notes 1.4
Assigned p23 #1ac,2ac,3,4,5c,6,9


September 24, 2018
Art
Assigned By: Frances Squires

Today we made cartoon faces out of letters!
No homework.


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Finish page 3 in booklets


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Finished notes on 1.3
Assigned p18 #1ac,2,3,4,5,7ace,10


September 21, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

***LAB EVALUATION on Tuesday. Study lab write ups we corrected in class.


September 20, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Students are asked to finish their school yard lab for tomorrows class. We will be having an evaluation on the lab on Tuesday, September 25th


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

bring in book for reading class tomorrow


September 19, 2018
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

field trip today


Health
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

field trip today


September 18, 2018
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

No homework
HOMEROOM Reminders:
1. Bring in BOOSTER JUICE money this week. Once money has been collected, booster juice order will be placed for the next day for lunch! $4.35 for snack size and $6.25 for regular size.
2. Science field trip tomorrow! Bring in permission slip and money.


September 17, 2018
Religion
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

no homework


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

review answer on conflict and the RACES format for the story 'The Nest' that was discussed during class today


September 14, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Reminder: We were completing the Canada Map activity in class. It is due on Monday. You can find the map here: http://www.map-of-canada.org/canada-map-795.jpg


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Corrected p12
Assigned REVIEW
p29 #1,2


September 13, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

We were completing the Canada Map activity in class. It is due on Monday.


French
Assigned By: Katherine Pumphrey

Please don't forget to bring a duo-tang folder to class next day.


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

Independent Reading at home for Book Check #1 on Oct. 12


Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Started Notes 1.2
Assigned p 12 #1,3,6,8,9,10


September 12, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Students will be attending a field trip on September 21st. On my webpage, you will find an electronic copy of the permission letter for the field trips. Paper copies were sent home September 11. Note the cost is $14 and please notify me or the office if you have any questions.


September 11, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Mike Hipditch

Finished Notes on 1.1
Assigned p8 #`s1,2,3,5,6a