Announcements:

Paula Jackson: Students have started work on their Researched Speech Project. ALL students are expected to submit their topic by beginning of tomorrow~s class for teacher approval along with the completed chart ~What I Already Know About My Topic~ and ~What I Need To Find Out~. This can be found in their assigned booklet distributed yesterday. If at any time, students are absent or fall behind during the research process, it is the expectation that they work on their project for homework.
Bill Bursey: Grade 8 Social Studies Test Unit 2 Tuesday February 5

Homework Assigned For Homeroom: HR 8 -3


March 14, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Math Unit 5 Test will take place on Tuesday, March 19


March 6, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish questions from lesson 5.7

CHANGE OF DATE: the math in class assignment will now take place on Wednesday, March 13 and UNIT 5 TEST will take place on Friday, March 15.


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Chapter 4 Checkup will take place on Tuesday, March 12


March 5, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

CHAPTER 4 CHECK UP WILL TAKE PLACE ON TUESDAY, MARCH 12


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish practice problems on page 284-285 #4-10


March 4, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish practice problems page 274-275 #'s 5-11 and 13

MATH TUTORING AFTER SCHOOL TOMORROW UNTIL 3:45


February 27, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

In Class Assignment #2 will take place on Monday, March 11.

Unit 5 Test will take place on Thursday, March 14.


February 22, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

There will be an in-class assignment on Wednesday, February 27 covering sections 5.1-5.4.

Students should complete questions from lesson 5.3 for homework.


February 21, 2019
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

Students are reminded that homework this week has been speech writing. Presentation of speeches start on Monday, Feb. 25th.


February 20, 2019
Technology
Assigned By: Thomas Sheppard

Completed Student Survey for School Development.


February 19, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Students should complete practice problems from section 5.1. This lesson and list of questions has been posted in google classroom as well.

PORTFOLIOS ARE DUE ON THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21.


February 6, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

In class assignment will take place on tomorrow, Feb 7

Unit 4 test will take place on Tuesday, Feb 12

NOTE: THERE WILL BE AN AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING SESSION FROM 2:30-3:30 on THURSDAY!


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Science Unit Test (chapters 7, 8 and 9) will take place on Monday, Feb. 11.

Completed notes are located in the google classroom along with their review sheet!


February 5, 2019
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

Finish text-to-text connection answer started in class today / study for test on Friday


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Science Unit Test (chapters 7, 8 and 9) will take place on Monday, Feb 11.

Completed notes are located in the google classroom along with the review sheet which students worked on in class today.


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

In class assignment will take place on Thursday, Feb 7

Unit 4 test will take place on Tuesday, Feb 12

NOTE: THERE WILL BE AN AFTER SCHOOL TUTORING SESSION FROM 2:30-3:30 on THURSDAY!


January 31, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

UNIT 2 TEST (CHAPTER 7,8,9) WILL TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11.


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Unit 4 In Class Assignment will take place on Thursday, February 7

Unit 4 test will take place on Tuesday, February 12


January 29, 2019
Social Studies
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Study terms and Long answer questions on the study guide for test Unit 2, Tuesday February 5 Day 6


January 28, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish questions 4,5,6,7 and 9 on page 198-199.

THERE WILL BE A MATH TUTORIAL AFTER SCHOOL ON THURSDAY FROM 2:30-3:30


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

SCIENCE UNIT TEST (chapter 7,8,9) WILL TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY, FEBRUARY 11.


January 23, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Science checkup has been moved to Friday!


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Please finish p.191 #'s 4,6,9
Unit 4 checkup on Friday (sections 4.1-4.4)


January 22, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

REMINDER: Unit 4 checkup will take place on Friday, January 25.
All notes and solutions are available for review in the Google Classroom!

Tonight: Finish questions from lesson 4.3


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Reminder: chapter 8 checkup will take place on Thursday, January 24. All completed notes and solutions to practice problems are available in the Google Classroom.


January 21, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

CHAPTER 8 CHECKUP WILL TAKE PLACE ON THURSDAY, JANUARY 24


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish questions 4,5,6(a,c) and 7 on page 186-187

UNIT 4 CHECKUP WILL TAKE PLACE ON FRIDAY, JANUARY 25


January 17, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish questions from lesson 4.2. Solutions to the lesson and required questions along with the textbook are located in the Google Classroom!


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Density lab quiz will take place on Tuesday. The lab report was completed in class today and sent home for review. There is also a sample solution posted in the Google Classroom.


January 16, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish questions from lesson 4.1
p. 174-176 #'s 4,6,8,9,10,11,14


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Lab Quiz will take place on Tuesday, January 22


January 14, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Students will complete their density lab on Wednesday, January 16 and their LAB QUIZ will take place on Tuesday, January 22.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Read p # 46 - 55 in the text Branches of the Newfoundland Fishery.


January 8, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Reminder that the cumulative math assessment (units 1-3) will take place on Wednesday, January 9 and Thursday, January 10.


December 20, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Your cumulative test (units 1-3) will take place on January 9 and 10.
Booklets were handed out today to help with review. A copy of the booklet and solutions has also been placed in the google classroom.
Students have taken home their portfolios for review. These will need to be returned after the cumulative test is complete.


December 5, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

CHANGE OF DATES:

the in class assignment will now take place on Wednesday, December 12 and the unit test will take place on Monday, December 17.


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

REMINDER

Lab quiz will take place on Friday, December 14

Chapter 7 check up will take place on Monday, December 17


December 4, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Prepare for Commontary on Quest for the sea. Make sure your jot notes are in order for your write up.


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Please finish #6 b,d,f and #7 b,d on page 155


December 3, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish questions in lesson 3.8 p.151-152
#'s4-14

REMINDER: In class assignment will take place on Monday, December 10 and Unit Test will take place on Wednesday, December 12.


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Viscosity Lab Quiz will take place on Friday, December 14
Chapter 7 checkup will take place on Monday, December 17


November 25, 2018
Art
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Study terms for chapter 3 in text.
Read p. 46-69 in text Making a Living in the Ninetheeth Century


November 20, 2018
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

Short story writing assignment is due at the end of tomorrow's class. Students should ensure ALL parts of the writing process are submitted.


November 19, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

UNIT 1 TEST WILL TAKE PLACE TOMORROW. Solutions to the review sheet have been uploaded to google classroom.
Please bring a red, green and blue coloring pencil with you.


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

UPDATE: math checkup (sections 3.1-3.4) has been moved to Thursday, November 22

In-Class Assignment will take place on Tuesday, December 10

Unit 3 Test will take place on Thursday, December 12


November 16, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Complete practice questions from lesson 3.3

THERE WILL BE A CHECK-UP (sections 3.1-3.4) ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20.

IN CLASS ASSIGNMENT FOR UNIT 3 WILL TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY, DECEMBER 10 and UNIT 3 TEST WILL TAKE PLACE ON WEDNESDAY, DECEMBER 12


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

UNIT TEST WILL TAKE PLACE ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20.
All completed notes as well as the review sheet can be located in the google classroom as well for study purposes. You should review your 2 labs, your chapter workbooks and your review sheet.


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Completed review worksheet today in class. UNIT TEST WILL TAKE PLACE ON MONDAY, NOVEMBER 19.
All completed notes as well as the review sheet can be located in the google classroom as well for study purposes. You should review your 2 labs, your chapter workbooks and your review sheet.


November 15, 2018
Health
Assigned By: Caitlin Clarke

Any missing work is due tomorrow, Friday November 16th!


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

Students are reminded that their short story writing assignment is due on Wednesday, Nov. 21st. We are currently typing a final copy in school over the next three classes as well as creating a cover page and a story summary. If students are absent, you can access your assignment through your Google account to keep up to date on any missed work.


November 13, 2018
Health
Assigned By: Caitlin Clarke

Any incomplete work has been sent home to be completed and returned by Friday November 16th.


November 8, 2018
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

Students have been provided with 6 periods of class time to complete their planning sheet and rough copy for their short story writing assignment. If not finished, it is expected that students complete this prior to next week's classes, so that they are ready to start the revision/editing process on Tuesday.


November 7, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Complete fractions review worksheet


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

UNIT 1 TEST WILL TAKE PLACE ON TUESDAY, NOVEMBER 20. This test will cover chapters 1-3.


November 6, 2018
Health
Assigned By: Caitlin Clarke

Any incomplete work will be going home to be completed and returned by Friday Nov. 16th.


November 5, 2018
Health
Assigned By: Caitlin Clarke

Any incomplete work will be going home to be completed and returned before the end of term 1.


October 26, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Chapter 2 check up will take place on Friday, November 2.


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Students should have questions 7-10 completed on page 92.

Unit 2 In Class Assignment will take place on Tuesday, October 30.

Unit 2 test will take place on Monday, November 5.


October 25, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Students are to finish up to and including question 10 in section 2.5.

Reminders: Math in class assignment will take place on Tuesday, October 30 (section 2.1-2.5) and Unit 2 test will take place on Monday, November 5.


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Chapter 2 checkup will take place on Friday, November 2.


October 24, 2018
Home Economics
Assigned By: Charlene Collins

Students will complete their first cooking lab next class. They will be making grill cheese sandwiches.


October 23, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Checkup tomorrow (sections 2.1-2.4)

Reminder, all notes and solutions to notes/worksheets are posted in the google classroom for student review.


October 22, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Read p.26-28 in text on the Beothuk. Prepare for Beothuk extinction Assignment by reading p. twice


Religion
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Using your text book find the definitions of these terms and write them inside your notebook.



1.identity

2.psychology

3.psychologist

4.values

5.stereotypes

6.abstract

7.moral

8.Mahatma

9.tallit

10.confession

11.baptism

12.liberal

13.Quran

14.ritual

15.tradition




October 18, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

UPDATE: unit 2 checkup will take place on Wednesday, October 24 (it will cover sections 2.1-2.4)

Unit 2 In-class assignment will take place on Tuesday, October 30.

Unit 2 TEST will take place on Monday, November 5.


October 17, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

REMINDER: water quality lab quiz will take place tomorrow. Make sure you review your lab report. There is also an answer key posted under chapter 2 in classwork on Google Classroom.


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

We started a 'practice ' short story test today/ will continue in tomorrow's class.Review all notes and study guide in preparation for test.


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

UNIT 2 CHECK-UP will take place on Tuesday, October 23.

Please complete p.73 as outlined at the end of lesson 2.2 and worksheet if not completed in class.


October 16, 2018
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

finish character sketch paragraphs on story 'Stainless Steele'


October 15, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Please complete p.68 #'s 10-13, 16-18


Science
Assigned By: Susan Corbett-Davis

Starting Chapter 2 this week. Water Quality Evaluation on Wednesday.


October 11, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Portfolios are due on Friday, October 12.

Students should have completed question 11 on page 68. Online version of textbook is posted in google classroom.


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Lab quiz will take place on Thursday, October 18


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

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


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

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


October 10, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

We will be completing the water quality lab during tomorrow's class. LAB QUIZ will take place on Thursday, October 18.


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Student portfolios for Unit 1 will be collected on Friday, October 12. It is important that students return their unit 1 in-class assignment to be placed in their portfolio.


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

no homework


October 9, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Marks updated in PowerSchool.


October 4, 2018
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

bring independent book to school on Tuesday next week


October 3, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

In class assignments were handed back and reviewed today. These were sent home to help guide your study for your unit test tomorrow!


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

finish 'theme' answer on story '51st Dragon'


October 2, 2018
French
Assigned By: Katherine Pumphrey

In-class assignment Wednesday Oct 10


Social Studies
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Heirloom presentations will start tomorrow.

Unit two terms are due-Thursday. Oct.4th.

We will begin notes during tomorrow's class.


October 1, 2018
English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

All questions on story Ride the Dark Horse should now be completed


September 28, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Reminder of in class assignment on Tuesday and Unit 1 Test on Thursday.

Ms. Keough will be staying after school on Monday, October 1 until 4:00pm for any student who would like extra help.


September 25, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Reminder: Math In-Class Assignment will take place on October 2 and Unit 1 Test will take place on October 4.


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

-finish 'Against Great Odds' worksheet


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

REMINDER: please return field trip permission form by tomorrow, Wednesday, September 26.

Chapter 1 Check-up will take place on Wednesday, October 3.


September 24, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish questions from lesson 1.5 up to #9.

Unit 1 In-Class Assignment will take place on Tuesday, October 2.
Unit 1 TEST will take place on Thursday, October 4.


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

REMINDER THAT FIELD TRIP PERMISSION SLIPS MUST BE RETURNED TO MS.KEOUGH BY TOMORROW!


Social Studies
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Reminder: Unit 1 Quiz-Wednesday-Sept.26th (Period 5) Study Study Study! Go over the material we went through during in-class review!

Reminder: Bring in material/info from home for class assignment.


September 20, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Reminder that there is a math check-up tomorrow (sections 1.1-1.4). You can use the mid-unit review on page 30 as a study guide.


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Permission slip for field trip next Thursday has been sent home and needs to be returned by Monday, September 24.

Reminder that there is a lab quiz on Monday, September 24.


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

bring in book for reading class tomorrow


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

bring in book for reading class tomorrow


September 19, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Finish individual timeline activity. Found on page. 20 (#1). Due next class.


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

no homework


September 18, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish questions in section 1.3
There will be a check-up on Friday, September 21 (sections 1.1-1.4)


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

no homework


Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Completed salinity lab today.
Lab quiz will take place on Monday, September 24.


September 17, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Reminder that we will be doing a lab tomorrow!


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

finish conflict or theme question on 'Going It Alone' story assigned during class today


Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

There will be a check-up on Friday, September 21 covering sections 1.1-1.4


September 13, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Brittany Keough

Finish text questions p.15-16 listed on handout if they were not completed in class.
Complete front side of worksheet


English
Assigned By: Paula Jackson

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


September 11, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Bill Bursey

Welcome back!! Please complete assigned NL map if you did not complete it in today's class! :)