Homework Assigned For Homeroom: 7-5(219)
November 15, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 3.1-3.2 on Friday, Nov. 22.
November 14, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked on review for Quiz Sc7.1.2 on Thursday November 21.
Homework: Continue completing review questions p.22-24, and STUDY the answers!
November 13, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students in small groups finished the food web activity started yesterday, then worked on definitions p.12 in preparation for Quiz Sc7.1.2 Thursday November 21.
Homework: finish definitions if not done in class.
November 12, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students did an activity in small groups to create a food web given a list of organisms and their foods in an ecosystem.
Reminder: Quiz Sc7.1.2 Thursday November 21.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 1,2,4,5 and 6abc on pages 88/89.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
We are currently studying our first in-class novel of the year, James Heneghan's Torn Away. The Novel will be tested in December date to be announced.
November 5, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Food webs, Carnet Sc7.1 p.21.
Quiz Sc7.1.2 covering p.11 to 24 will be on Thursday November 21.
Homework: Review and study pages completed so far.
November 4, 2019
Religion
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Today in Religion we came up with definitions of Empathy, Kindness and Identity.

We also began discussion on Islamophobia, Racism, Discrimination and Canadian Identity in preparation for the documentary we will be watching next week Salaam B'y - A Story of a Muslim Newfoundlander' Here is a teaser of the video: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6ctPXHWhg1A


No homework assigned
November 1, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Nutrient cycles, Carnet Sc7.1 p.19
Food chains p.20.
No homework assigned.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 2 Test on Monday, Nov.4.
October 31, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Photosynthesis, Carnet Sc7.1 p.18.
Herbivore, carnivore, omnivore p.19.
No homework assigned.

Don't forget permission slip for field trip to Fluvarium on Thursday. If you need an extra copy, you can download from my website at:
https://sites.google.com/site/sciencesmmebrunet/
October 30, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Roles of organisms in ecosystems: producer, consumer, decomposer (Carnet Sc7.1 p.16-17).
Homework: finish examples p.16 if not done in class.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 2 Test will be Monday, Nov.4.
October 29, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 2 Test Thursday, Oct. 31.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We went over identifying variables in a science experiment, and students completed an 'exit ticket' and passed it in at the end of the period.
No homework assigned.

Also, we will have a field trip to the Fluvarium on Thursday Nov 7. Cost $10. Students have received a permission slip; please sign and return to me!
You can find the permission slip on my website at
https://sites.google.com/site/sciencesmmebrunet/
October 28, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Subtracting integers in-class assignment tomorrow.

Unit 2 Test Thursday, Oct. 31.
October 27, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded of their oral French assessment which will take place Monday -October 28th.
October 25, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Symbiotic relationships: mutualism, commensalism, parasitism. Carnet Sc7.1 p.13-15.
No homework assigned.
October 24, 2019
Language Arts
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
In-class assignment on subtracting integers Oct. 29.
October 23, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Introduction to symbiotic relationships (mutualism, commensalism, parasitism).
The mutualistic relationship between flowering plants and bees was explored at greater length, thereby introducing the children to the mysteries of sexual reproduction in plants.
Religion
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Today we participated in the Take ME Outside day. Students asked each other and discussed character building questions during a Walk and Talk. I encourage parents/ guardians to ask your child about some of the questions your they discussed today!
http://takemeoutside.ca/tmo-day-fr/
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 12 and 13 on page 80.

In-class assignment on subtracting integers on Monday, Oct. 28.
October 22, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students finished the worksheet on identifying variables in an experiment.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 1 and 3 on pages 73/74.

In-class assignment on Monday, Oct. 28.
Religion
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Students will be going outside tomorrow for Religion class. Please dress appropriately.
October 21, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Students have started learning about independent, dependent and control variables.

No homework assigned
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Introduction to identifying variables in a science experiment.
No homework assigned.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 1-5 on page 69.
October 18, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Adding integers assignment on Monday, Oct. 21.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We had a Q&A session about climate change, which led to a discussion of the shape of the Earth and how gravity works.
Students presented their class presentation about climate change.
October 17, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete mid-unit review on page 65.

In-class assignment on adding integers on Monday, Oct.18.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
We will soon begin our exploration of descriptive writing.

Our first novel Torn Away will begin soon.
October 16, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are responsible to have completed pages 1-4,7,13-24 in their workbooklet...... students were encouraged to take their workbooklet/textbook home to ensure that they are up to date.
Students will have a unseen passage evaluation tomorrow October 17th..... students have practiced in class and there is no way to prepare other than the practice from class.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked in groups to finish their presentation on Climate Change.
No homework assigned.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 1,2,5,7,9 and 10 on pages 62-64.

In-class assignment on adding integers Monday, Oct. 21.
October 15, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete pages 11-14 in work booklet.
October 10, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
The period was shortened because of the upcoming Thanksgiving Assembly, and much of the remainder was taken up by a fire drill.
October 9, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded that they should have already completed pages 2,3,4,7,13,14,15,16,17,18 of their Texte Explicatif Booklet.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked collaboratively to research information about climate change and contribute to a class Google Slide presentation.
October 8, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 1,2,5,6,7 on pages 54/55.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students did part 2 of the lab on the effect of salt on the germination of beans, then passed in their work at the end of the period.
October 7, 2019
Science Humaines
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded that they are asked to finish their Autonomisation Personelle (puzzle) worksheet as well as their Autumn Pelletier worksheet.

Both are now past due.
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are asked to ensure that they are keeping up to date with their catastrophes Naturelles booklet.
October 3, 2019
Religion
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Students talked today about being responsible and ways they either already show their responsibility or how they could improve on it.
Please bring in a duo tang to leave in
class for Religion. Our next religion class will be Monday October 15th!
Enjoy the long weekend!:)
October 2, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Lab activity 'Salty Seeds' - day one.
No homework assigned.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 1 in-class assignment tomorrow. Students may use their notes for this.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Independent Novel Projects are due Oct.7

Presentations will begin on Monday

All information for the assignment can be found on Google Classroom.

Class code is kiasru.

'Step Up' Unit Test - Wednesday, Oct. 16th
October 1, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students wrote Quiz Sc7.1.1.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 1 in-class assignment on Thursday, Oct. 3.
September 30, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students were away on a field trip to Ferryland.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 1.3 - 1.7 tomorrow.

Unit 1 in-class assignment on Thursday, Oct. 3. Students may use notes for this.
September 27, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 1.3-1.7 on Tuesday, Oct.1.

Unit 1 in-class assignment on Oct. 4.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We corrected the definitions on p.2 and students worked on the review questions on p.9-10 in Carnet Sc7.1.
Reminder: Quiz Sc7.1.1 Tuesday October 1.
September 26, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete worksheets given in class today.

Quiz on sections 1.3 - 1.7 Oct. 1.

Unit 1 Assignment Oct. 3.
September 25, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Niche of an organism - students were asked to complete the example of the niche of a moose on p.8 in Carnet Sc7.1.
Quiz Sc7.1.1 that was initially announced for Monday September 30 has been rescheduled to Tuesday October 1 because of the social studies field trip.

We also discussed climate change and the protest planned for this Friday. The NLESD has issued a directive to principals that parents/guardians of students planning to participate should provide the school with a permission for the absence. The protest starts at 11:00 at the clock tower at MUN. (see https://vocm.com/2019/09/21/students-across-province-gearing-up-for-global-climate-strikes/)

Next science class I will spend a period teaching in more depth about climate change and what needs to be done about it.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete question 6 on page 24.

Quiz on sections 1.3 - 1.7 on Tuesday, Oct. 1.

Unit 1 Assignment Oct. 3.
September 24, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete #8 on page 29 and #'s 7 and 8 on pages 44/45.

Quiz on sections 1.3 - 1.7 Oct. 1.

Unit 1 Assignment Oct. 3.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Independent Novel Projects are due Oct.7

All information for the assignment can be found on Google Classroom.

Class code is kiasru.

We are currently working on our 'Step Up' Unit.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Quiz Sc7.1.1 that was initially announced for Monday September 30 has been rescheduled to Tuesday October 1 because of the social studies field trip.
September 23, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Range of tolerance (Carnet Sc7.1 p.6) and levels of organization: individual, population, community, ecosystem (p.7)
Homework: finish drawing on p.7 if not done already.
Quiz Sc7.1.1 is announced for Monday Sept 30. It will cover p.2 to 10 in Carnet Sc7.1, and students should especially study the definitions on p.2 and the review questions p.9-10.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 6 and 7 on page 29.

Quiz on sections 1.3 - 1.7 on Oct. 1.
September 20, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Abiotic Factors, Carnet Sc7.1 p.5.
No homework assigned.
September 19, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked in small groups on their Schoolyard Ecosystem posters and passed in their work at the end of the period.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 7 and 8 on page 19.
September 18, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete worksheet given in class.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked in small groups to complete their observation booklets from yesterday's 'field trip' to the schoolyard ecosystem, then passed in their work at the end of the period.
No homework assigned.
September 16, 2019
Science Humaines
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students received a Field trip Permission form today in class for an upcoming trip to Ferryland. Students are asked to have the form and money returned to Mr. Mitchell by Friday September 27th.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We did the first of a three-part lab activity to study the our schoolyard ecosystem - we went outside to observe the ecosystem, noted our observations, and collected plant samples.
No homework assigned.
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are asked to ensure that they complete page 3 of their workbooklet..... students were asked to use the textbook to help them answer questions.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 1.1-1.2 tomorrow. It covers divisibility rules and Venn diagrams and Carroll diagrams.
September 13, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 1.1 - 1.2 on Tuesday, Sept. 17.
September 12, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete tables on divisibility rules. Venn diagram/Carroll diagram worksheet should also be finished.

Quiz on sections 1.1 and 1.2 on Tuesday, Sept. 17.
September 11, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded to bring a duo-tang as well as a French novel to class for Friday September 13th.
Every Day 1 of the schedule we will have a silent reading class in Francais.
(In the event that students are unable to access a novel they will be able to borrow a novel from the French dept for the class or they can check one out of the library).
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete worksheet given in class.
Science Humaines
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are asked to complete the 10 short answer questions from their chapter 1 (mapping) booklet.

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