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January 17th, 2016|Community News|

Grade 9A & 9C ~ Junior Work Day Party BBQ

May 30th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Grade 6 ~ Junior Work Day Party BBQ

May 30th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Grade 8 ~ Junior Work Day Party BBQ

May 30th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Grade 7 ~ Junior Work Day Party BBQ

May 30th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Advanced German Story books due June 10

Our class has completed our novel study and we are now busy writing our own children’s books. Rough copies should be finished by June 2 and good copies completed on the last day of classes. Students are working in class so there should be minimal homework associated with this project. See attached document for details:

Wie schreibt man ein Kinderbuch

Oral exams June 7-9

Students have signed up for a scheduled oral exam time.  They have been given a list of topics/situations in order to prepare themselves.  They want to use rich vocabulary and a variety of verb tenses in order to express themselves most effectively. We will practice this on Wednesday, June 1 in class.

May 30th, 2016|Grade 10, Grade 10 French|

Advanced French oral test June 8-9

Students will sign up for an oral test time during our classes on June 8 and 9.  Students will be expected to answer questions on Nouvel Houdini and Urban Legends.  They will need to use a rich vocabulary and show proficiency in past tense usage.

Advanced French oral tests June 6-8

Students will be given a first aid situation to prepare with a partner each of these classes, so they will present responses to 2 situations over the course of 2 classes.

Advanced French Test Friday, June 3

Students have been working on the unit “Au Secours”.  They have been learning First Aid response and 911 Emergency response.  They need to study vocabulary and first response procedures for a variety of different situations.  They will need to be able to put procedures in order, write dialogue, read and respond to situations, etc.

Grade 10 Science – Physics Test – May 31/June 1

10A Tuesday, May 31

10B Wednesday, June 1

May 27th, 2016|Grade 10, Grade 10 Science|

Grade 12B ~ Senior Beach Day

May 27th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Grade 12A ~ Senior Beach Day

May 27th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Grade 11B ~ Senior Beach Day

May 27th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Grade 11A ~ Senior Beach Day

May 27th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Grade 10B ~ Senior Beach Day

May 27th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Grade 10A ~ Senior Beach Day

May 27th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Social Studies – Residential School Assignment – June 2

A response to residential schools (2)

May 27th, 2016|Grade 9, Grade 9 Social Studies|

Cold War Unit

Cold War/ Nuclear Weapons Unit

Beginnings of the Cold War
I) Unconditional Surrender and using the Bomb
II) Kennan: Long Telegram:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=N1xJiSPgs9Y

            Truman Doctrine:  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=-annGZnZA14            

  Bipolar Powers: Great War Conflict –Paul Kennedy

            III) The Bomb, the ultimate ace https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=h0YH4XHdZqI

Cuban Missile Crisis https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=3lrH7RtiobQ
I) Bio’s of main participants

            Curtis Lemay,  https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=cdmfPThGZ-s

II) Movie 13 Days
Aftermath – Cold War Arms race. – Gwynne Dyer Great Powers excerpts.
I) A.D https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=fpGeqkLUVGo

            S.A.L.T

II) Current Arsenals

            III) Nuclear Winter

Current Nuclear Policy, Clausewitz’s dream lives on.
I) George Bush’s Policy statement
II) ABM’s, ICBM’s, MIRV”S, Weaponisation of Space

            III) Proliferation –come join the party!

Essay question for the test

“The possession and use of nuclear weapons can be controlled  and is justified.”

ESM Exam: Tuesday, June 14 @8:30am

Please note the change from the published schedule.  One student will be writing the exam on Wed., June 15.

ESM Exam: Wednesday, June 15 @ 8:30am

ESM Exam: Thursday, June 16 @12:30pm

Biology Exam: Tuesday, June 14 @ 12:30pm

BIOLOGY Exam review

May 26th, 2016|Grade 11, Grade 11 Biology|

Biology Exam: Monday, June 13 12:30pm

Gr12 Bio Exam Review June 2016

May 26th, 2016|Grade 12, Grade 12 Biology|

7B Integer Math Test – Monday, May 30th

Integer Test Review Answer Key

Integers Test Review pdf

May 24th, 2016|Grade 7, Grade 7 Math|

7A Integer Math Test – June 1st

Integers Test Review pdf

Integers Test Review Answer Key

May 23rd, 2016|Grade 7, Grade 7 Math|

Biology Test: Tuesday, May 31

May 20th, 2016|Grade 11, Grade 11 Biology|

Grade 7 & 8 Track and Field Meet

May 20th, 2016|Permission Slips|

HIS, 1st Draft – Major Essay, May 25

All students have shown me an outline (or at least a partial outline) for their major essays. This was due May 6th.

Now students should be writing the first draft of their essay, using the same checklist as the outline, as well as the self-assessment page. (See attached documents below.)

Students will have class time on Tuesday, May 24th and Wednesday, May 25th to work on this, but they should definitely not be STARTING their essays on those days!

HIS Essay Outline Template

White Paper Essay Outline Exemplar (Ms. Thiessen’s example)

HIS Essay Steps 1-4

Final Essay Rubric 2016 (Steps 5-6)

HIS White Paper exemplar essay (Ms. Thiessen’s essay with formatting, hook, background info, thesis, arguments, and concluding insight – EVIDENCE and CITATIONS are UNFINISHED)

HIS Essay Self-Assessment

 

May 20th, 2016|Grade 11, Grade 11 History|

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May 20th, 2016|Homepage Slideshow|

ice cream

May 20th, 2016|Homepage Slideshow|