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Happy Halloween!

8B LA - Catch up on any missing short story assignments! Short Story Unit Test on Thursday (review elements of a short story)
8D LA - Catch up on any missing short story assignments! Short Story Unit Test on Thursday (review elements of a short story)

Social 8C - The Greatest City-State of The Renaissance - we will continue to work on Wednesday!
Social 9A -have you handed in your article reflections? Justice Advocacy groups- p. 15-16 in booklet

ALC 9 Students - our Trade Fair is next Friday, November 4th! Make sure your challenges are completed and brought in either Thursday or Friday morning. 
8C and 9A: The Passing of a King Current Event due November 9th
Upcoming Important Dates - 

No School Tomorrow - PD Day! 
No School - November 10th and 11th (Remembrance Day)

Have a safe Halloween!


Friday, October 28th

8B LA - Catch up on any missing short story assignments! Two sentence horror story due Monday!
8D LA - Catch up on any missing short story assignments! Two sentence horror story due Monday!

Social 8C - The Greatest City-State of The Renaissance - we will continue to work on Wednesday!
Social 9A -have you handed in your article reflections? Justice Advocacy groups- p. 15-16 in booklet

ALC 9 Students - our Trade Fair is next Friday, November 4th! Make sure your challenges are completed and brought in either Thursday or Friday morning. 
8C and 9A: Hurricane Matthew Current Event due Monday!
All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)

No School Tuesday  - PD Day! 

Enjoy your weekend!

Thursday, October 27th

8B LA - Catch up on any missing short story assignments! Two sentence horror story due Monday!
8D LA - Catch up on any missing short story assignments! Two sentence horror story due Monday!

Social 8C - create your own notes page about Genoa for tomorrow (p.42-44)
Social 9A - read and reflect on 2 articles from Google Classroom; find your own article on YCJA issues and youth to analyze - hand in tomorrow! 

ALC 9 Students - our Trade Fair is next Friday, November 4th! Make sure your challenges are completed and brought in either Thursday or Friday morning. 
8C and 9A: Hurricane Matthew Current Event due October 31st!
All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)


Wednesday, October 26th

8B LA - Short story poster due Thursday; Brainstorm ideas for your two-sentence horror story
8D LA - Brainstorm ideas for your two-sentence horror story
Social 8C - notes- my textbook page about Venice: are these finished?
Social 9A - read and reflect on 2 articles from Google Classroom; find your own article on YCJA issues and youth to analyze - hand in tomorrow! 

ALC 9 Students - our Trade Fair is next Friday, November 4th! Make sure your challenges are completed and brought in either Thursday or Friday morning. 
8C and 9A: Hurricane Matthew Current Event due October 31st!
All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)


Tuesday, October 25th

8B LA - Short story poster due Thursday
8D LA - Short story poster due tomorrow 
Social 8C - notes- my textbook page about Venice! p. 37-41; find 10 interesting facts about Venice today
Social 9A - read and reflect on 2 articles from Google Classroom; find your own article on YCJA issues and youth to analyze
8C and 9A: Hurricane Matthew Current Event due October 31st!
All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)
Students - I am back on tomorrow, but feel free to email me if you have any questions about course work :) 

Monday, October 24th

8B LA - short story analysis (choose 1) due TOMORROW; Short story poster due Wednesday

8D LA - short story analysis (choose 1) due Wednesday; Short story poster due Thursday

Social 8C - jot down 5 interesting facts about Venice! p. 37-41

Social 9A - answer the 5 questions on pages 72-73 about the YCJA
8C and 9A: Hurricane Matthew Current Event due October 31st!
All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)
Students - I am back on Wednesday, but feel free to email me if you have any questions about course work :) 

TGIF... Friday, October 21st

8B LA - short story analysis for The Tell-Tale Heart (story is on Google classroom too!)

8D LA - short story analysis (choose 1) due Tuesday; Short story poster due Wednesday *you have class time on Monday!

Social 8C - complete notes about the city-state of Florence (p.34-36); Italian city-states mapping activity due for Monday. 

Social 9A - complete pages  6, 12-14 in Chapter 2 booklet
8C and 9A: Hurricane Matthew Current Event due October 31st!

All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)

Thursday, October 20th

8B LA - catch up on short story analysis sheets!

8D LA - short story analysis for The Tell-Tale Heart (story is on Google Classroom too!)

Social 8C - complete notes about the city-state of Florence (p.34-36); Italian city-states mapping activity due for Monday. 

Social 9A - complete pages  6, 12-14 in Chapter 2 booklet (we read pages 69-70 in textbook today!)
8C and 9A: Canada's Population Current Event due TOMORROW!

All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)

Wednesday, October 19th

8B LA - we will finish the short story review booklet in class tomorrow!

8D LA - finish up the short story review booklet for tomorrow! 

Social 8C - complete notes about the city-state of Florence (p.34-36)

Social 9A - complete pages  5, 7-10 in Chapter 2 booklet 
8C and 9A: Canada's Population Current Event due October 21st!

All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)

Monday, October 17th

8B LA - is your Zoo 2000 analysis complete? Catch up on any missing work!

8D LA - Catch up on any missing work!

Social 8C - complete notes for page 29 about trade and the growth of cities

Social 9A - complete pages  5, 7-10 in Chapter 2 booklet 
8C and 9A: Canada's Population Current Event due October 21st!

9A - please bring in PARTY Program permission forms and $10 ASAP! 
*We leave at 7:30am on TOMORROW morning, so please be here a few minutes before!

All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)

Important Dates Coming Up: 
PARTY Program - 9ABCD - Tuesday, October 18th

TGIF... Friday, October 14th

8B LA - is your Monkey's Paw analysis complete? Catch up on any missing work!

8D LA - is your Zoo 2000 analysis complete? Catch up on any missing work!

Social 8C - Catch up on any missing work (check Powerschool!)

Social 9A - complete pages 2-4 in Chapter 2 booklet 

8C and 9A: Canada's Population Current Event due October 21st!

9A - please bring in PARTY Program permission forms and $10 ASAP! 
*We leave at 7:30am on Tuesday morning, so please be here a few minutes before!

All students- bring in non-perishable food items for the Me-to-We Scare Hunger campaign (box in homeroom)

Important Dates Coming Up: 
Hat Day - Monday, October 17th
PARTY Program - 9ABCD - Tuesday, October 18th

Have a great weekend! 

Thursday, October 13th

8B LA - finish The Monkey's Paw short story analysis for tomorrow

8D LA - finish Zoo 2000 short story analysis for tomorrow

Social 8C - Quiz  Friday on pages 14-27

Social 9A - Chapter 2 vocabulary sheet due Friday
8C and 9A: Canada's Population Current Event due October 21st!

9A - please bring in PARTY Program permission forms and $10 ASAP! 

Important Dates Coming Up: 
Parent Teacher Interviews TONIGHT! (5-8pm)
PARTY Program - 9ABCD - Tuesday, October 18th

Wednesday, October 12th

8B LA - finish the elements of a Story activity from this afternoon for tomorrow

8D LA - finish The Monkey's Paw short story analysis for tomorrow

Social 8C - Quiz  Friday on pages 14-27

Social 9A - Chapter 2 vocabulary sheet due Friday
8C and 9A: Presidential Election Current Event due TOMORROW!

9A - please bring in PARTY Program permission forms and $10 ASAP! 

Important Dates Coming Up: 
Pajama Day - Thursday, October 13th
Parent Teacher Interviews October 13th 5-8pm
PARTY Program - 9ABCD - Tuesday, October 18th

Tuesday, October 11th

8B LA - Did you hand in your Please, Don't Eat Me! letter? 

8D LA - Did you hand in your Please, Don't Eat Me! letter?; finish the elements of a Story activity from this morning for tomorrow

Social 8C - Puzzle Piece organizer - 10 facts about the Black Plague (p.25-27); Quiz  Friday on pages 14-27

Social 9A - catch up on booklet; PM for A Day Assignment due Wednesday; Chapter 1 
test TOMORROW!
8C and 9A: Presidential Election Current Event due October 13th!

9A - please bring in PARTY Program permission forms and $10 ASAP! 

Important Dates Coming Up: 
Pajama Day - Thursday, October 13th
PARTY Program - 9ABCD - Tuesday, October 18th

TGIF... Friday, October 7th

8B LA - Work on writer's booklet (due Tuesday); Please Don't Eat Me! letter due Tuesday

8D LA - Work on writer's booklet (due Tuesday); Please Don't Eat Me! letter due Tuesday

Social 8C - Puzzle Piece organizer - 10 facts about the Black Plague (p.25-27)

Social 9A - catch up on booklet; PM for A Day Assignment due Wednesday; Chapter 1 
test Wednesday 
8C and 9A: Presidential Election Current Event due October 13th!

9A - please bring in PARTY Program permission forms and $10 ASAP! 

Important Dates Coming Up: 
No School Monday, October 10th - Thanksgiving
Pajama Day - Thursday, October 13th
PARTY Program - 9ABCD - Tuesday, October 18th

Thursday, October 6th

8B LA - Work on writer's booklet (due Tuesday); Rough draft of Please, Don't Eat Me! letter for tomorrow

8D LA - Work on writer's booklet (due Tuesday); Rough draft of Please, Don't Eat Me! letter for tomorrow
Social 8C - today we read about The Black Plague during the 1300s (p.25-27)

Social 9A - catch up on booklet; PM for A Day Assignment due tomorrow; Chapter 1 test Wednesday (postponed due to field trip tomorrow!)

8C and 9A: Presidential Election Current Event due October 13th!

9A - please bring in PARTY Program permission forms and $10 ASAP! 

Important Dates Coming Up: 
Superhero Day - tomorrow (wear themed attire)
No School Monday, October 10th - Thanksgiving
Pajama Day - Thursday, October 13th
PARTY Program - 9ABCD - Tuesday, October 18th


Wednesday, October 5th

8B LA - Work on writer's booklet (due Tuesday); Rough draft of Please, Don't Eat Me! letter for tomorrow

8D LA - Work on writer's booklet (due Tuesday)
Social 8C - Submit notes on Social Structure of the Middle Ages by this evening!

Social 9A - catch up on booklet; PM for A Day Assignment due Friday; Chapter 1 test on Friday! 
8C and 9A: Presidential Election Current Event due October 13th!

9A - please bring in PARTY Program permission forms and $10 ASAP! 

Important Dates Coming Up: 
Awards Night - TONIGHT: 7pm @ The Maclab
No School Monday, October 10th - Thanksgiving

It's October!!!

8B LA - Work on writer's booklet - stop after Writer's Lingo

8D LA - Work on writer's booklet - stop after Writer's Lingo
Social 8C - Submit notes on Social Structure of the Middle Ages by Wednesday

Social 9A - catch up on booklet; PM for A Day Assignment due Friday; Chapter 1 test on Friday! 

8C and 9A: Korea Goes Nuclear Current Event due Tomorrow!

9A - please bring in PARTY Program permission forms and $10 ASAP! 

Important Dates Coming Up: 
Early Dismissal - Wednesday (no period 8)
Awards Night - Wednesday: 7pm @ The Maclab
No School Monday, October 10th - Thanksgiving