Listen to the Cd of Sophie Scholl Kapitel 1-5. Listen to it before you come to class in 2015.
Hausaufgabe für den 18. Dezember
Listen to spoken vocabulary and reading of Blühende Geschichte G-3-3 read by Frau Walter.
You might want to explore some games on this site as well.
My son/daughter listened to the German vocabulary and story reading.
Grade 8 ELA Christmas Writing Activity – For Class on Wednesday, December 17th – 8A & 8B
Friday, January 9, 2015 – Grade 12
Wednesday, January 7, 2015 – Grade 11
“Neither snow nor rain nor heat nor gloom of night stays these couriers from the swift completion of their appointed rounds.”
This oft cited quote, usually attributed to the US Postal Service, may soon become the motto of the Westgate Alumni. As we gathered on a warm December morning, it seems that things were a little too warm. The melting snow was looking for a place to flow and it seems that cracks in our gym roof became the target of choice. With water dripping onto the middle of our courts, we needed to improvise. So, despite the rain, we set up our mini courts in the corners of the gym and played some wicked 4 v 4 volleyball games.
Thanks to our intrepid referees, Larry Ens (former Westgate staff and parent) and Howard Wiebe (’78) for donating their time. And special thanks to Kate (“DJ Schelly”) Schellenberg (‘01 ) for […]
This PowerPoint failed to upload on the Unit 2 Materials page – not sure why.
Look it over if you missed the classes on the economy and workers’ movements.
Students have been asked to read the rest of the novel over the holidays, taking time to post and comment on the blog a minimum of 5 times. The blog rules are below.
No homework. Just bring decorations for ginger bread cookies we are baking. Baking is all about fractions so we much take the opportunity to bake and learn about fractions, especially how to multiply and divide practise.
7A baking Thursday afternoon
7B baking Wednesday afternoon
TIPS for Students:
arrive 10-15 before scheduled exams.
be well rested
eat a good breakfast or lunch.
come prepared with:
calculator (well charged or extra batteries),
water and a snack
Click here for the January 2015 Exam Schedule
Thursday, Dec. 18
Finish the novel, and prepare for a comprehension test, by Thursday, December 18th. Then, no homework over the holidays! Yay!
Friday, December 19
Thursday, December 18
Practice last 3 units
Midterm Long Answer Practice
LifeTouch Photography will be here to take Grad Pictures from Tuesday, January 13th to Thursday, January 15th. Students MUST come to the office to sign up for this service.
ALL FEES MUST BE PAID TO THE PHOTOGRAPHER.
It is essential all Graduates be photographed to ensure everyone is included on the Class Composite. Any student not wishing to have a portrait session should still make an appointment. A $5.00 fee applies and must be paid at the time of photography.
Things you need to know
$20 Sitting Fee to be paid to the photographer at the time of session. Cash or cheque accepted; payable to LifeTouch Canada Inc.
An 11×14 Grad Graduating Class composite is available to purchase at the time of photography for $15.00 Composites will be distributed at the school in June 2015.
Students need to arrive 10 minutes prior to their schedule appointment time!
We are in the process of inviting prospective students to learn more about Westgate. Please spread the word to your friends, family and church friends about our up and coming Grade Six Day and Open House.
Grade Six Day: Tuesday, January 13th. Call the school to register! 775-7111 or by email
Drop off 12:15-1:00, Pick up 3:45
Bring running shoes
Information Evening for NEW Grade 6 Class: Tuesday, January 20th. All current Grade 5 students and parents are welcome.
Westgate Open House: Wednesday, February 4th. Please feel welcome to drop in 7:00-9:00 pm.
9B-Volleyball Quiz-Tuesay, December 16th
9A- Volleyball Quiz- Wednesday, December 17th
Quiz = 10 points
Volleyball Study Sheet
Create your www.shutterfly.com account.
1. Please signup with an e-mail address as well as password. Record your password so that you don’t forget.
2. Then choose a custom path PHOTOBOOK.
3. The 8×8 size will probably be great for your project however if you decide you want to order a larger size you can do that later.
4. Choose your style. There are so many options. Have fun exploring shutterfly. If you have any questions watch the on-line tutorial or ask me. I’d love to help.
5. You can upload your photos (artwork which needs to be in a jpeg format) from your home computer. Remember that you will need to SCAN your artwork first.
6. There are tutorials available on-line. Click here for the Custom Path tutorial.
In Unit 2 we covered:
Upper and Lower Canada Rebellions
Confederation causes and government structure
HIS Confederation Speeches2
The Road to Confederation
Government actions post-Confederation
HIS Video Government Actions Post-Confederation
National Policy example: HIS Editorial Assignment Exemplar 2014
Non-government actions post-Confederation
Powerpoint: HIS Course Unit 2 December
Economic development & main economic concepts (in Powerpoint above)
Manitoba’s entry into Confederation/Metis resistance
Treaties with First Nations
HIS Treaty Background Handout
HIS Treaty Lecture
HIS Indian Act points
WWI – Vimy Ridge & Conscription Crisis
HIS WWI Context & Vimy Ridge
Tuesday, January 13, 2015 – Grade 9B
As you are well aware, our Unit 2 Test is on Tuesday, December 16. Unit 2 Materials are posted separately. It will follow the same pattern as last time: part 1 is closed book and part 2 is open book with some choice.
Keep working on your major research essay!
Hopefully you’re currently on Step 4! Using your Cornell Notes as a guide, create a detailed essay outline and a bibliography.
Step 4 is due Thursday, December 18. We will have Wednesday and Thursday to work on our outlines, but you must show them to the instructor before the holidays!
HIS Essay Steps 1-4
We are studying fractions!! Most students seem to have a very good understanding of the basic fraction skills.
7A and 7B homework: Complete Worksheet 1
Saturday, January 10, 2015 – Strings