Rubric Sled Lab

Sled Lab Rubric

 

May 25th, 2017|Grade 11 Physics, Homework|

OED Bike Ride Assignment May 26/29

Groups of two or three plan out a route using City of Winnipeg bike routes. USE THIS LINK: http://www.winnipeg.ca/publicworks/pedestriansCycling/maps/pdf/2014-Cycling-Map-West.pdf

Print out two maps highlighting your route. One for yourself and one for me.

Include estimated distance, time and pace and if you intend to stop anywhere (food/drink/etc)

Download a tracking app and make sure you know how to save workouts (Strava, MapMyRide, GoogleFit, etc)

Track your ride.

Print out this map and include distance, time and pace. Hand it in for the next half class. (June 1, 2)

Immersion French tests (May 25,26,31)

Students will be doing oral and written tests on these dates.  They will be tested on their use of: passe compose, imparfait, adjective placement and endings and pronouns (y, le, la, les, l’).

Grade 7 & 8 Track and Field Meet 2017

May 24th, 2017|Media, Photo Gallery|

CAMS PHOTO GALLERY 2017

The Canadian Association of Mennonite Schools gathered in Winnipeg from May 11-14, 2017. This year’s CAMS gathering brought together various bands and choirs from schools across Canada. Their collaborative efforts culminated in a beautiful Choir and Band Finale Concert on Sunday, May 14 at St. Paul’s High School. Thank you to our guest conductors ~ Cheryl Ferguson, Millie Hildebrand and Cynthia Peyson Wahl who helped to create an amazing weekend for the students.

May 24th, 2017|Media, Photo Gallery|

Goanimate Link

https://goanimate4schools.com/school/Westgatemennonite

 

 

9 Science – Constellation Portfolio – June 2

Project overview/title page, rubric for self and teacher evaluation: My Constellation Project Sheet

Due Date: Friday, June 2, 2017

Detailed Descriptions for portfolio components

1. Story:

Re-tell one of the myths or legends about this constellation as if you are telling it to a child or a group of people around a campfire. Add details, embellishments, dialogue, or whatever you think will make it interesting for your listeners. Remember that you are not talking about a group of stars, you are talking about a character (or a thing) that has a story behind it! The final product may be typed or handwritten, and should be at minimum 3/4 of a page long. Include 2 illustrations.

2. Data Charts: (details to come)

3. Annotated Photo: This portion will come out of our skygazing night on May 25. More details to follow.

4. Choice Piece: (details to come)

May 23rd, 2017|Grade 9, Grade 9 Science|

TFO 40S Ted Talks begin June 1st

TED-Talk-Rubric with self eval

Geography – Major Essay Final Draft – June 7

This is a place where students can find information on every step of their major research essay. You can click the name of the document to download a detailed description.

Guidelines

Developing a thesis statement – http://writingcenter.unc.edu/handouts/thesis-statements/

Style- As we discussed in class, an argumentative academic essay needs to follow certain stylistic guidelines. Please review the following document. Writing an academic research paper

Assessment – Please read the following document for information on how the assignment will be assessed – Assessment -Geo Essay

Citation – Please follow use MLA style for citing your essay. Use the following site as a guide https://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/resource/747/01/

The easiest way to create your citations may be to use the citation tool in Microsoft Word. Please ask Mr. Siemens for a reminder on how to create these citations.

Assignment due dates

Final draft – Due June 7 – essay rubric

Rough draft – Step 3 Overview –  PAST DUE

For their rough draft, students need to follow traditional essay conventions […]

May 23rd, 2017|Grade 10, Grade 10 Geography|

German Unit 5 Test – House – Tuesday, May 23

Final Test of the Year:

Cumulative Assessment for Semester 2
Review Sabine and Michael stories
Review Vocabulary in booklet
Review Grammar in booklet

May 19th, 2017|Grade 9|

Science Review Key

Motion Review Key

May 18th, 2017|Grade 10, Grade 10 Science|

Geography – Exam Review

Exam Review2

APP40S – May 18

p.537 #4, 5, 8, 13

p.558 #5-9, 12-14

May 18th, 2017|Grade 12 Math, Homework|

Grade 12 Biology Class Zoo Field Trip

May 18th, 2017|Permission Slips|

Grade 10 Synagogue Field Trip

May 18th, 2017|Permission Slips|

CAMS 2017 Final Concert

May 18th, 2017|Media, Video|

Optics

 

Here are the major topics cover in the grade 8 Optics unit

Test May 24th on Light.

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

May 18th, 2017|Grade 8, Grade 8 Science|

Nephron test

Test will be written on May 23rd.( Tuesday)

May 18th, 2017|Grade 11 Biology|

HIS – Unit 3 Test – May 30th

Our final test of the year will be on Tuesday, May 30th. Review and materials to be posted shortly.

May 16th, 2017|Grade 11, Grade 11 History, Homework|

Due: June 1 – Activity Log Assignment

9C – Due June 1st

Grade 9 Activity Log Assignment

Activity Log – Save this file on your computer. Follow the assignment instructions on the link above.

 

Skills (Mr. Siemens) – Digital Citizenship Assignment – June 8

Assignment – Digital Citizenship Assignment

 

Resources we have used in class:

http://digitalbytes.commonsensemedia.org/

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/videos/oversharing-think-before-you-post

https://www.commonsensemedia.org/educators/lesson/oops-i-broadcast-it-internet-6-8

https://www.theatlantic.com/technology/archive/2015/10/reclaiming-conversation-sherry-turkle/409273/

 

Other resources:

http://raisingchildren.net.au/articles/digital_citizenship.html

 

 

Bursary Banquet 2017

On May 8th, 2017 the Westgate community enjoyed a wonderful evening of fellowship, music, memories and delicious food in the lovely Canad Inns – Polo Park. Thank you to everyone who joined us.  The money raised will support those families that need assistance to help their children attend Westgate.

We extend a special thank you to all our corporate sponsors and auction prize donors for making this event a success.

Congratulations to the winner’s of our Ticket Auction on
Monday, May 8, 2017 (lottery license #LGA-4718-RF)

#1 Let’s Explore the Arts – Charlotte Kroeker
#2 Put Your Feet Up! – Andrew Krahn
#3 Celebrate our Local Art – Andrew Krahn
#4 Tour Manitoba Sports Package – Ann McConkey & Grey Wilson
#5 Mennonites Can Eat! – Terina Henry
#6 i could be yours… – Tara Loewen
#7 Explore the Outdoors – Colleen Cariou
#8 Keep Calm and Pedal On – Irmgard Kasdorf

Grand Prize-Higher Altitudes – Kevin & Erika Kampen

 

May 15th, 2017|Media, Photo Gallery|

Bursary Banquet #5

May 15th, 2017|Homepage Slideshow|

Bursary Banquet #4

May 15th, 2017|Homepage Slideshow|

Bursary Banquet #3

May 15th, 2017|Homepage Slideshow|

Bursary Banquet #2

May 15th, 2017|Homepage Slideshow|

Bursary Banquet #1

May 15th, 2017|Homepage Slideshow|

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May 15th, 2017|Homepage Slideshow|

French Exam time (May 15-25)

Oral exam dates:  Monday, May 15, Tuesday, May 16, and Friday, May 19

Listening and comprehension exam: Wednesday, May 24

Vocabulary and Grammar exam:  Thursday, May 25

 

May 15th, 2017|Grade 9, Grade 9 French, Homework|

French Exam time (May 19-June 1)

Oral exam dates: Friday, May 19, Wednesday, May 24 and Friday, May 26

Listening and Comprehension exam:  Tuesday, May 30

Vocabulary and Grammar exam: Thursday, June 1

May 15th, 2017|Grade 10, Grade 10 French, Homework|