Grade 7 Pancake Breakfast

September 29th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Peer Support Sleepover

September 29th, 2016|Permission Slips|

CST 8A – OT Review Quiz – Oct. 4

Our first Christian Studies quiz will be this Tuesday! It will be very brief, and we’ll practice before. The quiz prep is typed below. Three documents are attached: the Timeline notes, the OT Big Ideas notes, and the Big Ideas review/practice. Students should have these in their binders.

cst8-ot-timeline-notes-student

cst8-ot-big-ideas 

cst8-ot-ideas-review-1

OLD TESTAMENT REVIEW – QUIZ PREP

Know the brief history of Israel:

Major Patriarchs/Matriarchs (the ancestors of Israel)
Where the name “Israel” comes from
The time in Egypt
The Exodus
The Time of Judges
The Time of the Great Kings
The Divided Kingdom
Destruction of the Temple and Exile

Be able to give examples of COVENANT and PROPHECY in Israel’s history.

Understand how the BIG IDEAS are connected to each other:

Covenant
Israel
Yahweh
Sacrifice
The Exodus
10 Commandments
Ark of the Covenant
Temple
Prophet

September 29th, 2016|Grade 8, Grade 8 Christian Studies|

CST 8B – OT Review Quiz – Oct. 3

Our first Christian Studies quiz will be this Monday! It will be very brief, and we’ll practice before The quiz prep is typed below. Three documents are attached: the Timeline notes, the OT Big Ideas notes, and the Big Ideas review/practice. Students should have these in their binders.

cst8-ot-timeline-notes-student

cst8-ot-big-ideas 

cst8-ot-ideas-review-1

OLD TESTAMENT REVIEW – QUIZ PREP

Know the brief history of Israel:

Major Patriarchs/Matriarchs (the ancestors of Israel)
Where the name “Israel” comes from
The time in Egypt
The Exodus
The Time of Judges
The Time of the Great Kings
The Divided Kingdom
Destruction of the Temple and Exile

Be able to give examples of COVENANT and PROPHECY in Israel’s history.

Understand how the BIG IDEAS are connected to each other:

Covenant
Israel
Yahweh
Sacrifice
The Exodus
10 Commandments
Ark of the Covenant
Temple
Prophet

 

September 29th, 2016|Grade 8, Grade 8 Christian Studies|

Skills (Mr. Siemens) – Literacy Quiz

easyCBM – Measures//

https://app.easycbm.com/jsiemens

September 29th, 2016|Grade 8, Grade 8 Life Skills|

HIS – Annotated Bibliography – DUE Oct 7

The annotated bibliography on First Peoples in the fur trade is due Friday, October 7th. Please see the assignment page for details. Remember, you’re not handing in a report, but an evaluation/summary of 4 sources – it’s like a bibliography, but with descriptions!

his-annotated-bib-assignment

September 28th, 2016|Grade 11, Grade 11 History|

Marsh & Mountain Fall Hike

September 28th, 2016|Permission Slips|

Math – Chapter 4 quiz and HW – Friday, Sept 30

4.2 (pg 211) # 3-6, 9, 12, 14, 20, (21,23) – do three of each

4.3 # 10, 11 – do ALL

September 27th, 2016|Grade 10, Grade 10 Math|

Math – Test Corrections and Redemption Assignment – due Oct 3

September 27th, 2016|Grade 10, Grade 10 Math|

7/8 Advanced German – past tense quiz – September 28

September 27th, 2016|Grade 7, Grade 7 & 8 German, Grade 8|

English – WW # 1 – due Oct 6

WRITER’S WORKSHOP ASSIGNMENT #1 (WW#1)

Due Date: October 6

Task:

Create a piece of writing which best represents your interests at this point in Writer’s Workshop. This piece should reflect you as a person. It may be a piece about something you are an expert in, (one of your territories), or one of the types of writing that you would like to try (a genre that you find interesting (eg. fantasy, adventure, journal writing, poetry)

Process:

Step 1: Create three rough drafts of three different pieces. Each piece must be handwritten or printed and should be one-two sides of loose-leaf double spaced in your writing drafts section of your notebook (YOUR PIECE MUST NOT BE LONGER THAN TWO PAGES). If your piece is longer, choose the best part to include as a sample of your writing style. This may be only one scene from the story, or one part of your territory article. If […]

September 27th, 2016|Grade 7, Grade 7 Language Arts|

Gr. 11 Ethics, Stranded questions, due Sept 29.

7-stranded-questions

September 27th, 2016|Grade 11, Grade 11 Christian Studies|

Gr. 11 Ethics Test, Wed Oct 5

Test review outline to follow.

September 27th, 2016|Grade 11, Grade 11 Christian Studies|

English30S Debate Schedule

debate-schedulesept2016

September 27th, 2016|Grade 11, Grade 11 Literary Focus|

English20F Persuasive Speech Schedule

persuasive-speech-schedule

September 27th, 2016|Grade 10, Grade 10 Language Arts|

Math Quiz Monday, October 3

Students will receive practice quiz on Wednesday (7A) and Thursday (7B). I have started working with students at noon, if I see they are struggling. Will continue to do that all week. Everybody is welcome.

Actual quiz will be on Monday, October 3.

Test will be October 7, for both classes.

September 27th, 2016|Grade 7, Grade 7 Math|

MAT30S – Test – Wednesday, October 5

Chapter 1 Test

September 27th, 2016|Grade 11, Grade 11 Math|

PCM40S – Test – Thursday, Sept. 29

Ex #1-5

September 23rd, 2016|Grade 12, Grade 12 Pre-Calculus Math|

SCI20-01 – Chemistry Test #1 – Thursday, Sept. 29

Chemistry Test #1 – Thursday, Sept. 29

September 23rd, 2016|Grade 10, Grade 10 Science|

Social Studies – Current Events – Sept. 30 (9B + 9C), Oct. 3 (9A)

Students must complete a one-sentence summary of the following article.

For the second part, they can complete either a one-paragraph summary or a one-paragraph response to the question below:

›Q: Should Canada screen potential immigrants for their views/beliefs? Why?

Support your answer with ideas from the article

https://www.thestar.com/news/canada/2016/09/10/canadians-favour-screening-immigrant-values-poll-shows.html

September 23rd, 2016|Grade 9, Grade 9 Social Studies|

Physical Activity Log and Due Dates

Please attached the excel document for keeping track of moderate to vigorous cardiovascular hours in grade 11 & 12 phys ed.

Logs should be emailed to Jennifer How jhow@westgatemennonite.ca

Due Dates:

Mon. Oct. 17
Mon. Dec. 19
Mon. Mar. 13
Mon. May 29

activity-log-2014

September 23rd, 2016|Grade 11 and 12 Physical Education|

PCM30S – Friday, Sept. 23

7.5 (p584) # 5b, 6, 7, 9, 10, 11, 13

September 23rd, 2016|Grade 11 Pre-Calculus Math|

GER Frau Thiessen – Fun Videos!

To rewatch the videos we’ve seen in class, clink the links below!.

September 22nd, 2016|Grade 7 German|

Chemistry Test: Thurs., Sept.29

Unit 1:  Review and Molecular Structure  (see assignment, worksheets and labs post for details)

Review Outline

We also covered “like dissolves like” in addition to the unit outline.

September 22nd, 2016|Grade 11, Grade 11 Chemistry|

Unit 3 Quiz Answer Keys

Answer Key for Quiz

Ch 3 quiz 1

Ch 3 Quiz 2

September 21st, 2016|Grade 10 Math|

Gr. 8 Skills (Mr. Siemens) – Reading passage

https://app.easycbm.com/jsiemens

September 21st, 2016|Grade 8, Grade 8 Life Skills|

Menno Projects class 01

Major Assignments

Major Assignments  there will be three  major assignments done this year

Two student choices: Due Dates: October 17th , December 21

Options for first two assignments

Plan and present a school chapel  chapel-project

Interview Sr. Christian  interview-assignment-doc

Historical Novel  My Harp is Turned to Mourning  book response  harp-is-turned-to-mourning

Harp summary

Journal Review journal-article-project
Mennonite History Book  Report  historybook-project

Theology based Book Report  theological-book-report-project

Attend and respond to the JJ Thiessen Lecture  jjthiessen-project

These will be evaluated in class on the due date.

 

September 20th, 2016|Grade 12, Grade 12 Mennonite History|

monkey bars

September 20th, 2016|Homepage Slideshow|

assembly

September 20th, 2016|Homepage Slideshow|

tug of war

September 20th, 2016|Homepage Slideshow|