Announcements:

Sonya Burry: Cumulative Test Units 1-3 Friday January 11th and Monday January 12th

Homework Assigned For Homeroom: HR 9 -5


January 18, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish page 170-171 # 4,5,7,9,10


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 2 Check Up is on Monday, Jan 21.
Answers to Workbook have been posted to PowerSchool.


January 17, 2019
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish page 160-161 # 11,12,14


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Finish pages 13 & 14 in Chapter 2 Workbook for TOMORROW!
Chapter 2 Check Up on Monday, Jan 21.


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

We are continuing with the essay unit. We completed the listening assessment yesterday. Students worked on a text features assessment today.

We will work through essays to analyze them for purpose, theme etc. At the end of this unit, students will have a test on an unseen selection. Students will also research a topic and write a persuasive speech.


January 16, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

No class today. Complete pages 13-14 of Chapter 2 Workbook.
Chapter 2 Check Up on Monday, January 21.


January 15, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Finish Bohr diagrams on page 13 of Ch2 Workbook.
Chapter 2 Check Up is on MONDAY, JAN 21.


January 14, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

If not already done so, finish pages 6, 9, 10 in your Chapter 2 Workbook for tomorrow. I will be checking to see that these questions have been completed!
Chapter 2 Check Up is scheduled for Friday, January 18.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

This week in class we will begin Chapter 6: Canada at War.


January 11, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Element Quiz today! Marks have been posted to PowerSchool.
Finish Chapter 2 Workbook page 6 and 9.


January 10, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Element Quiz tomorrow (know names and symbols of the elements listed on page 6 of workbook).
Elements have also been posted to Google Classroom.


January 9, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Quiz on Friday (know names and symbols of the elements listed on page 6 of workbook).

Finish page 6 of Ch2 Workbook.


January 8, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Review the names and symbols of the 20 elements given in class before Christmas. There will be a small quiz on these on Friday, January 11.


January 7, 2019
English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Students reviewed text features.

Students will need to bring an independent novel January 9, 2019 for silent reading / independent book assessment.

Reminder: After the War test is this Friday, January 11, 2019. Students should review all notes on the novel and RACES answers.


December 19, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

If you haven't already done so, finish the worksheet from class today ('Using the Periodic Table').


December 18, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Started working on page 47 #1, 5-14, 17. You should be completed up to at least #8!


December 14, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 1 Check Up today. Marks have been posted to PowerSchool.


December 13, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 1 Check Up is tomorrow!


December 12, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

finish page 435-436
#3,4,5,6,7,11,12,13,14


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

We finished reading After the War. Students will work on developing notes on conflict, theme, setting, character etc. They will study these notes for their test.

Upcoming evaluations:
- Ind. book #2 (mid reading) - January 9, 2019
- ATW test - January 11, 2019


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 1 Check Up on Friday, December 14.


December 11, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 1 Check Up on Friday. December 14!


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

This week in class we will be finishing the geography project presentations and we will begin looking at the Roaring 20's.


December 10, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Physical vs Chemical Properties Lab Quiz today. Marks have been posted to PowerSchool.
Chapter 1 Check Up on Friday, December 14.


December 6, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Reminder of unit 3 test on Monday December 10th


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Physical vs Chemical Properties LAB QUIZ on Monday, Dec 10.

Chapter 1 Check Up on Friday, December 14.


December 5, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Finish Physical vs Chemical Properties Worksheet for tomorrow!

Physical vs Chemical Properties Lab Quiz on Monday, December 10.


December 4, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Physical vs Chemical Properties LAB QUIZ has been rescheduled for Monday, December 10.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

This week in class the students are presenting their geography projects.


December 3, 2018
English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

We finished chapter 8 in After the War.


November 28, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Assignment Monday Dec 3rd
Test Monday Dec 10th

Finish Page 140 # 3,4,7,8,12,13


November 27, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

Geography Project Presentations begin Monday, December 3rd. Practice! Practice!
Practice!


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Started reading After the War.


November 26, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish page 134-135 #3,4,5,9,12


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

This week in class we will begin Unit 3 which deals with Canadian history between the years 1919-1945. The students should be finishing their cue cards for their geography project and practicing at home. I will send an email tomorrow with more details.


November 20, 2018
English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

We finished watching the movie Anne Frank. Please note the following dates:

Thursday, November 22 will be a silent reading class. Students must bring in a novel for independent reading.

Students will complete a viewing assessment on the movie Anne Frank this Friday, November 23. They will use the jot notes they took during the movie to help with the assessment.

Monday, November 26. Students will complete a listening assessment.


Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish 119-120 # 4,6,11,12,14,15


November 19, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish page 119-120
# 3,5,9,13

Reminder Check up on Thursday 3.1-33


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Completed Reproduction STSE today.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

Unit 2 Test: Thursday, November 22.
Read chapters 2, 3 and 4.
Review your notes.
Study your terms.
Study the review questions.


November 16, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Unit Test today.


November 15, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish page 101-103
# 8,14,16,17,24

Check up Wednesday Nov 20th (3.1-3.3)


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Test tomorrow (covers chapters 4, 5, 6). Review your Study Guide!


November 13, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Reproduction TEST on Friday, Nov 16.

Study Guide should now be completed. Sample multiple choice questions have been posted to Google Classroom for extra review.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

Unit 2 Test: Thursday, November 22.
Read chapters 2, 3 and 4.
Review your notes.
Study your terms.
We will be working on the review questions in class this week.


November 8, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Completed Chapter 6 Workbook and started working on Reproduction Study Guide. You should continue working on this at home.

Test is on November 16!


November 7, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Completed Lab Assessment today. Marks have been posted to PowerSchool.

Unit Test on November 16. Study Guide has been posted to Google Classroom.


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Completed listening assessment today.

Reminder: Hunger Games essays are due tomorrow. Students need to submit:
- t-chart and word choice sheet
- rough draft of essay with edits clearly marked
- final draft of essay


November 6, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Mitosis/Meiosis Lab Quiz is tomorrow! Review your lab worksheet (answers have been posted to Google Classroom).


November 5, 2018
English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Students had one last class to complete their Hunger Games editing today. All work (t-chart, word choice sheet, rough draft showing edits and final copy) are due this Thursday, November 8, 2018


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Reviewed Mitosis/Meiosis Lab sheet. Answers have been posted to Classroom. It is very important to review these questions before your Lab Quiz on Wednesday!


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

This week in class the students will be working on their Geography Project. The details for the project are linked to my Social Studies 9 Resource Page.


November 2, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Finish Mitosis/Meiosis Lab sheet for Monday.
Lab Quiz on Wednesday, Nov 7.
Test on Friday, Nov 16.


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Students continued to write their Hunger Games comparative essay this week. Today, students edited their essay. If students did not finish their editing, they need to finish it at home. The editing process was explained in class. Students will need to show their changes (don't erase the mistake, show edits).

Students will have a listening assessment November 7th.


November 1, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish page 84 numbers 4-6,8,10,14-16


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Lab quiz scheduled for Wednesday, Nov 7.

Reproduction TEST scheduled for Friday, Nov 16 (covers chapters 4, 5, 6).


October 31, 2018
Art
Assigned By: Frances Squires

Students continued to watch 'Bowling for Columbine' as a part or our ethics unit.
No homework.


October 30, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Started Mitosis/Meiosis LAB. Will finish next class.
Finish pages 4, 5, 6 of your Chapter 6 Workbook.


October 29, 2018
English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Students completed the detailed outline sheet for the comparative essay last Friday and began writing their rough draft of the essay today. They will work on this writing piece for the next few classes.


Home Economics
Assigned By: Charlene Collins

Students started working on their final Budget assignment. Students will have two classes to complete this assignment. It is due at the end of their second class.
Money Management duo tangs are also now due. Make sure you have all worksheets completed and ready to be corrected.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

This week in class we will be looking a the history of immigration in Canada as well as Canada's immigration policy.


October 26, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Finish pages 4, 5, 6 in Chapter 6 Workbook.


October 25, 2018
English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Students will finish watching the movie Hunger Games today and will then look to make comparisons between the movie and selections covered in class so far this year.

Next week, students will work through the writing process to complete a comparative essay.


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Review your meiosis foldable notes.
Mitosis/Meiosis LAB on Tuesday, Oct 30.


October 24, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Mitosis/Meiosis LAB scheduled for Tuesday, October 30.
Review your MEIOSIS foldable notes.


October 23, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish Review sheet


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Fluvarium field trip TOMORROW.
There is an outdoor component so remember to dress for the weather!


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

This week in class the students will be writing a paragraph explaining the reasons for the decline of rural areas and growth of urban areas in Canada.


October 19, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Finished Meiosis foldable. Begin reviewing these notes at home!


October 18, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Continued working on Meiosis and the meiosis foldable.
Please return field trip permission forms asap.


October 17, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Started Meiosis foldable.


October 16, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 5 Check Up today. Marks have been posted to PowerSchool.


October 15, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 5 Check Up is tomorrow (10 multiple choice questions based on MITOSIS and the types of ASEXUAL REPRODUCTION).
Answers to the Chapter 5 Workbook have been posted in Google Classroom.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

This week we will finish up the Climate Comparison Assignment and begin chapter three.


October 11, 2018
Religion
Assigned By: Frances Squires

We had a discussion about how media can influence our ideas of sex and violence.
No homework.


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Students should be reviewing terms and RACES format for their upcoming test.

Independent novels: Students must bring their novels to school October 16 for a silent reading class and their independent book assessment.


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Ch5 Check Up will now be written on Tuesday, October 16.
Work on pages 10 and 11 of your Chapter 5 Workbook (review on mitosis and asexual reproduction).


October 10, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 5 Check Up on Monday, October 15.
Begin studying workbook notes on Asexual Reproduction!


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Reminder: Unseen story test October 15, 2018

Students should have selected a book for independent reading. We will have a silent reading class soon.


October 9, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Discussed 5 types of asexual reproduction.
Chapter 5 Check Up on Monday, October 15.


October 3, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Mitosis Quiz today.
Finish labelling diagrams (worksheet handed out today in class).


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.


October 2, 2018
English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Students completed a viewing assessment today.

The unseen story test will take place on Monday, October 15, 2018.


French
Assigned By: Katherine Pumphrey

In-class assignment Tuesday Oct 9


October 1, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Mitosis Quiz on Wednesday, Oct 3 (study your foldable notes!).


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

This week we will be learning about regional factors that affect climate.


September 28, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Mitosis quiz on Wednesday, October 3.
Study your foldable notes!


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Students were given 3 classes to complete their Lather & Nothing Else comic. It will need to be finished at home. Due date is Monday, October 1, 2018.


September 27, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Finished page 5 of Chapter 5 Workbook.
Review notes from Mitosis Foldable.


September 26, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Finished Mitosis foldable. Start reviewing the foldable notes (these are VERY important!).


September 25, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Completed page 3 of Chapter 5 Workbook.
Review notes on first tab of mitosis foldable (stages of the cell cycle and what happens in each stage).


September 24, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 4 Check Up today. Marks have been posted to PowerSchool.
Started Ch5 Workbook.


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

We read the story 'Lather and Nothing Else' on page 152. If students were absent, they need to read this story.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

- This week in class we will begin to look at the factors that affect climate.
- Canadian Identity Poster grades have been posted in Power School.


Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish page 31
# 4ab, 8ab


September 19, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Safety Quiz tomorrow!
Ch4 Check Up on Monday, Sept 24. Review workbook notes!


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

Finish your Canadian Identity Poster for tomorrow's class.


September 18, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Join our Google Classroom. Code is ''nveaee'.
Ch4 Check Up rescheduled for Monday, Sept 24.


English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

Students should finish the questions on 'Over the Edge' if not completed in class.

1.What connections did you make to the story? Describe 2 connections using RACES format.

2.How did the connections that you made to your prior knowledge / experience help you visualize?

3.How did Corey feel about his experience?

4.What is more important, what you achieve or what you attempt? How would you answer this question now that you read this magazine article.


Religion
Assigned By: Colleen Power

We completed a worksheet on fairness. If a student was absent, they will need to get the sheet from me to complete at home.


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Join our Google Classroom. Code is 'e8ir1gk''.
Ch4 Check Up rescheduled for Monday, Sept 24.


September 17, 2018
Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 4 Check Up has been postponed to Monday, September 24.


Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

We will finish our Canada Posters in class this week and begin Unit 2: Geography.


September 14, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Check up Wednesday, Section 1.1-1.2


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 4 Check Up scheduled for Wednesday, Sept 19.


September 13, 2018
Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish page 18 # 4,7,8,10


Science
Assigned By: Jennifer Ledrew

Chapter 4 Check Up has been scheduled for Wednesday, September 19.


French
Assigned By: Katherine Pumphrey

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


Math
Assigned By: Sonya Burry

Finish page 5,6,12,19


September 12, 2018
English
Assigned By: Colleen Power

We completed a writing sample today. We will continue learning the short story terms tomorrow.


September 11, 2018
Social Studies
Assigned By: Jerry Stringer

Welcome back! Looking forward to a great year! Canada Map is due Friday. Don't forget to get a folder for your handouts/worksheets.