Agenda Items for Monday May 14th

14 May

History– Louis Riel essays are due Wednesday.  Two periods left in class to work on this (peer editing tomorrow, revising and publishing Wednesday

Math- today is the LAST day to submit work for your Toy Trucks assignment.  Tomorrow, your truck will be 10 days late and your mark will be considered a zero

*Gym tomorrow

*Sherwood people: please bring in your forms for the High School Orientation trip ASAP (Trip is Thursday)

Agenda Items for Thursday May 10th

10 May

*A reminder that Open House is tonight from 5:00-6:30.  Hope to see you there!

Math– Classifying Quadrilaterals lesson and resources have been posted.  You will be given time in class to fill out the “cheat sheet” but feel free to get a head start, if you like

*Fiddler on the Roof trip forms (Thurs. May 24th) were sent home today.  Money ($7) and forms are due  on May 22nd.

Agenda Items for Wednesday May 9th

09 May

History– Louis Riel essay- rough drafts due today.  Please attach what you have (even if you are not done) by the end of the day.  Next class (Tuesday), we will be editing your drafts so it is essential that you have your 5 paragraphs by then

Language– ATCT- Pet Peeves Task- types of texts have been assigned to all those who were at school today.  Assignment instructions and timelines have been posted on Google Classroom

Agenda Post for Tuesday May 8th

08 May

History– Louis Riel essay rough draft is expected to be submitted tomorrow. One more period provided in class tomorrow. We are starting peer editing next Tuesday


Language- see previous post for reminders about late Language assignments and “last chance” dates

Agenda Items for Monday May 7th

07 May

Language– no new homework BUT a reminder that several people still have late assignments:

*Readers Write (today is the LAST day to submit.  After today, your mark will be 0 for this task)

*Expert Texts- Part 1 (I will accept late submissions until May 12)

*Expert Texts- Part 2 (accepting late submissions until May 14)


*Gym tomorrow

Agenda Notes for Thursday May 3rd

03 May

Language– Expert Texts (part 2) due tomorrow

Math– toy trucks assignment- tomorrow is the last day to work on this assignment in class.  Be prepared to decorate and paint.  After tomorrow, you should have your answer key and all your rough work submitted

*gym tomorrow

*poetry trip permission forms due tomorrow (for those attending)

Agenda Post for Tuesday May 1st

02 May

Language– Expert Texts assignment (part 1) due tomorrow

History– Riel essay proposal due tomorrow (I need to know the word you chose and your three main reasons for choosing it)

Math– two more work periods for your toy truck construction. Be prepared to submit your calculations and decorate your truck on Friday

*Health forms are now overdue

*poetry forms due Friday (for those attending)

Summer Reach Ahead Opportunity

01 May

Flyers were sent home today with information about HWDSB’s summer Reach Ahead opportunities.  For more information, click the following link:


Agenda Items for Monday April 30

01 May

Language-  Readers Write submissions are now overdue.  Please submit ASAP, if you haven’t already done so

*Expert Texts (part 1) due Wednesday

Math– toy truck calculations are due Friday.  Please be ready to paint and decorate your models Friday afternoon.  We will move on to Geometry next week

*gym tomorrow

*a reminder that sibling photo day is next week (May 8).  You need to bring back the form if you wish to have your picture taken

Agenda Post for Thursday April 26th

26 Apr

Language– Readers Write due tomorrow

Science– Science tutorials due next Wednesday

Math– we started building our good copies of our trucks today.  If you are not done your rough copies of your nets, please catch up

*gym tomorrow

Class 8A

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