Homework Assigned For Homeroom: 7-5(219)
June 5, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
As the school year draws to a close I would like to remind you that if you would like to do the Weird Year Bonus assignment it must be submitted by Monday, June 8th.

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.

I will leave Google Classroom active until the 26th to finish the reading of Stardust.

If you have any questions you can always reach me at stephenlambert@nlesd.ca

Have a happy and safe summer!
May 29, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Please check Google Classroom for the most recent update.

Our next and final Google Meet will be Monday, June 1st @ 9:30.

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.

If you still wish to do the Weird Year Bonus assignment it must be submitted by Monday, June 8th.

If you have any questions you can always reach me at stephenlambert@nlesd.ca
May 22, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Please check Google Classroom for regular updates.

We turn our attention to our Drama unit next week.

A video of the Drama unit will be posted Sunday, May 24th on Google Classroom. Please watch and attend the next live class.

Next Google Meet has for this week been moved to Monday, May 25th at 9:30.

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.

If you have any questions you can always reach me at stephenlambert@nlesd.ca
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Period 3 Science Online was Tuesday May 19. Students were given a choice of two labs to work on, both posted on Google Classroom - one a hands-on IRL activity to compare the solubility of different substances in water, oil, and dish soap. The other is a virtual lab on the effect of temperature on solubility.

Besides the two labs students can also continue Review Assignment Sc7.3.2 posted in Google Classroom. A reminder that all assignments are optional for extra credit.

Next session Tuesday May 26, 10:40. An email will be sent on the weekend with the login information.
May 19, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Please check Google Classroom for regular updates.

The Poetry Unit is continuing.

A video of Poetry Class 3 has been posted to Google Classroom. Please watch and attend the next live class.

Next Google Meet has for this week been moved to Thursday, May 21st at 9:30.

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.

If you have any questions you can always reach me at stephenlambert@nlesd.ca
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded to check their google classroom page and complete the work as they see fit!
If you want to increase your grade than please reach out to your teacher.
Science Humaines
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded to check their google classroom page and complete the work as they see fit!
If you want to increase your grade than please reach out to your teacher.
Health
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Puberty links in the google classroom
Next google meet session for Health will be on Friday May 29th, 2020.
May 15, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Please check Google Classroom for regular updates.

The Poetry Unit is continuing.

A video of Poetry Class 3 will be available on Google Classroom Sunday May 17th, please watch and attend the next live class.

Next Google Meet has for this week been moved to Thursday, May 21st at 9:30. Please let me know if this conflicts with another class.

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.
May 14, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Period 3 Science Online was Tuesday May 12. We discussed examples of substances that are soluble or insoluble in different solvents, and the difference between a concentrated and a dilute solution. A home lab will be posted in Google Classroom shortly.

Students at this point can also continue Review Assignment Sc7.3.2 posted in Google Classroom. (Please email me for the code if you are not already in). A reminder that these assignments are optional for extra credit.

Our Google Meet sessions will continue on Tuesday from now on. Next session Tuesday May 19, 10:40. An email will be sent on the weekend with the login information.
May 11, 2020
Music
Assigned By: Terrilynn Pickett
Please check our Google Classroom for new posts.

There is a new assignment posted on our Google Classroom page. Please do this assignment and we will share the songs posted next week.
May 10, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Please check Google Classroom for regular updates.

The Poetry Unit is continuing.

A video of Poetry Class 2 is now available on Google Classroom, please watch and attend the next live class.

This week's poetry practice assignment has been posted to Google Classroom.

Next Google Meet will be Monday, May 11th at 9:30

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.
May 7, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Period 3 Science Online was Monday May 4. We discussed the difference between solution, solvent, and solute, and between soluble and insoluble substances.

Students at this point could start Review Assignment Sc7.3.2 posted in Google Classroom. (Please email me for the code if you are not already in). A reminder that these assignments are optional for extra credit, with no particular deadline for submission. Do them if you wish and when you are able, and drop me an email when you submit them so I will know to go check out your work. I will return some feedback and enter the work in PowerSchool. At the end of the year I will add bonus marks to students' current average based on the amount and quality of assignments submitted.

Future science sessions will be on TUESDAYS instead of Monday. Next session Tuesday May 12, 10:40. An email will be sent on Friday afternoon with the login information.
May 5, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Bonus Assignment is now past due.

Please check Google Classroom for regular updates.

The Poetry Unit has been launched.

A video of Poetry Class 1 is now available on Google Classroom, please watch and attend the next live class.

Next Google Meet will be Monday, May 11th at 9:30

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.
Health
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Posts in google Classroom for Mental Health Week 2020!

https://mentalhealthweek.ca/
May 4, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Bonus Assignment is now past due.

Please check Google Classroom for regular updates.

The Poetry Unit has been launched.

A video of Poetry Class 1 is now available on Google Classroom, please watch and attend the next live class.

Next Google Meet will be Monday, May 11th at 9:30

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.
May 3, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Bonus Assignment is now past due.

Please check Google Classroom for regular updates.

The Poetry Unit has been launched.

A video of Poetry Class 1 is now available on Google Classroom, please watch and attend the next live class.

Next Google Meet will be Monday, May 4th at 9:30

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.
May 1, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Period 3 Science Online was Monday April 27. We discussed how the transparency of a mixture tells you whether it is homogeneous or heterogeneous, and then moved on to Mixtures and Particle Theory.

Students at this point are prepared to complete the Review Assignment Sc7.3.1 posted in Google Classroom. (Please email me for the code if you are not already in). These assignments are optional for extra credit, with no particular deadline for submission. Do them if you wish and when you are able, and drop me an email when you submit them so I will know to go check out your work. I will return some feedback and enter the work in PowerSchool. At the end of the year I will add bonus marks to students' current average based on the amount and quality of assignments submitted.

Our next session will be Monday May 4. An email has been sent with the Google Meet link.
April 30, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Reminder that the bonus assignment is due Friday.

Please check Google Classroom for regular updates.

The Poetry Unit has been launched.

Further material to follow.

Next Google Meet will be Monday, May 4th at 9:30

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.
April 29, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Google Meet tomorrow at 10-11.
April 27, 2020
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Reminder that the bonus assignment is due Friday.

Please check Google Classroom for regular updates.

The Poetry Unit has been launched.

Further material to follow.

Please remember that all work is voluntary, and that there will be no academic penalty for work that has not been submitted.
March 13, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We corrected the examples of heat transfers on p.27-28 in Carnet Sc7.2.
Thermal insulators and conductors, p.29.
Students worked on definitions p.24, finish for homework if necessary.
Reminder: Unit Test Sc7.2 Heat Friday March 20.
Study the WHOLE booklet!!!!
March 12, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 5 Test March 18.
March 11, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete worksheet given on mixed numbers.

Unit 5 Assignment due tomorrow.

Unit 5 Test March 18.
March 10, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Heat transfer, Carnet Sc7.2 p.25-26.
Students started completing the examples on p.27-26 - finish for homework as necessary.
Reminder: Unit Test Sc7.2 Heat Friday March 20.
Study the WHOLE booklet!!!!

MDJH School Science Fair is this Thursday, March 12, starting at 1:00. Students who want to participate (5% bonus marks on the project!) must register through Google Classroom. You can do this from home, but if you are unable to there will be an opportunity in school tomorrow.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 5 Assignment due Thursday, March 12.

Unit 5 Test March 18.
March 9, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 5 Assignment due Thursday, March 12.

Unit 5 Test Wednesday, March 18.
March 6, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students in small groups did a lab to compare the absorption of heat radiation by different surfaces, then passed in their work.
Unit Test Sc7.2 Heat will be Friday March 20 (has been announced in class previously).
Study the WHOLE booklet!!!!
March 5, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 2,5,6 on pages 197/198.

Assignment on chapter 5 on Friday, March 13.

Unit 5 Test March 18.
March 4, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 5 in-class assignment March 12.
March 3, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete worksheet given in class.


Unit 5 in-class assignment Mar. 13.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We did some more Science Project presentations, then students in small groups review some notes on conduction, convection and radiation which they had taken previously from a Bill Nye video.
No homework assigned.
February 28, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Science class cancelled due to late opening because of weather.
February 27, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete worksheet on adding fractions.
February 26, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Science Fair project presentations
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 2,3,5,8 on pages 188/189.
February 25, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Science Fair project presentations.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete page 10 in work booklet.
February 24, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We started science fair projects presentations!!!!! Yay!!!!
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 1 &2 on page 180.
February 21, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Introduction to heat transfers: conduction, convection, radiation.
Student did a listening activity using a Bill Nye video.
I also went over the requirements for preparation for the science fair presentations which begin on Monday.
Homework: work on Science Fair projects!
February 19, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students wrote Quiz Sc7.2.2 Particle Theory.
February 18, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 4 Test tomorrow.

Unit 4 Assignment due tomorrow.
February 14, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
I corrected the review work in preparation for Quiz Sc7.2.2 on Wednesday.

Homework: Review Sc7.2 p.14-23 and STUDY!!!!

Reminder: Continue working on Science Fair project. Aim to complete experiment around next week, to allow time to prepare display board and oral presentation for February 24.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 4 Test Feb. 19

Unit 4 Assignment Feb. 19
February 13, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked on review for Quiz Sc7.2.2.
The quiz has been rescheduled for Wednesday February 19 in order to give us more time to cover this topic. It will cover p.14-23 in Carnet Sc7.2 including definitions p.14 and review p.23

Reminder: Continue working on Science Fair project. Aim to complete experiment around next week, to allow time to prepare display board and oral presentation for February 24.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete circle graph sheet.

Unit 4 Assignment due Feb. 19.

Unit 4 Test Feb. 19.
February 12, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Snow Day!
February 11, 2020
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded that their Zorro booklets are now due.

Students are also reminded that they will begin their presentations of the final project (Super Hero) on Thursday of this week.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete circle graphs.

Unit 4 Assignment due Feb. 19.

Unit 4 Test Feb. 19.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students in small groups worked on their graph from last class's lab measuring the heating curve of water.

Quiz Sc7.2.2 has been rescheduled for Wednesday February 19 in order to give us more time to cover this topic. The test will cover p.14-23 in Carnet Sc7.2 including definitions p.14 and review p.23

Reminder: Continue working on Science Fair project. Aim to complete experiment around next week, to allow time to prepare display board and oral presentation for February 24.
February 10, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete circle graphs.

Unit 4 Assignment due Feb. 14.

Unit 4 Test Feb. 19.
February 7, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked in small groups on a lab activity to measure the heating curve of water.

Reminder: Continue working on Science Fair project. Aim to complete experiment around next week, to allow time to prepare display board and oral presentation for February 24.

Reminder: Quiz Sc7.2.2 Thursday February 13. Will cover p.14-23 in Carnet Sc7.2 including definitions p.14 and review p.23
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 4 Assignment due Feb. 14.

Unit 4 Test Feb. 19.
February 6, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 4 Assignment due Feb. 14.

Unit 4 Test Feb. 19.
February 5, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
What happens to molecules during changes of state (Carnet Sc7.2 p.19)
Heating curves (p.20)
Reminder: Next deadline for Science Fair project experimental plan due this Friday February 7.

Quiz Sc7.2 Friday February 14. Study p.14-23, especially definitions p.14 and review p.23.
February 4, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Thermal expansion and contraction in relation to particle theory, Carnet Sc7.2 p.17.
Kinetic energy, p.18.
Changes of state p.19.

Reminder: Next deadline for Science Fair project experimental plan due this Friday February 7.

Quiz Sc7.2 Friday February 14. Study p.14-23, especially definitions p.14 and review p.23.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete worksheet given in class today.

Study formulas.

Unit 4 Assignment due Feb.14.

Unit 4 Test Feb. 19.
February 3, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Particles in solids, liquids, and gases; carnet Sc7.2 p.15.
The 5 points of particle theory p.17.
Homework tonight: finish definitions 1-5 p.14.

Reminder: Next deadline for Science Fair project experimental plan due this Friday February 7.

Quiz Sc7.2 Friday February 14. Study p.14-23, especially definitions p.14 and review p.23.

Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete worksheet on sections 4.1-4.3.

Unit 4 Assignment due Feb. 14.

Unit 4 Test Feb. 19.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
The 5 points of particle theory, Carnet Sc7.2 p.17.
Kinetic energy p.18.

Reminder: Next deadline for Science Fair project experimental plan due this Friday February 7.

Reminder: Quiz Sc7.2.2 Thursday February 13. Will cover p.14-23 in Carnet Sc7.2 including definitions p.14 and review p.23
January 31, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Science Fair project: I showed on the board an example of how to complete the experimental plan and discussed deadlines for the project. From this point on, all work on this project is completed at home. The next deadline is the experimental plan due next Friday February 7.

We returned to Carnet Sc7.2, p.15 on solids liquids and gases.

(Advance warning - Quiz Sc7.2.2 will be announced next science class for Friday February 14. Will cover p.14-23 in Carnet Sc7.2 including definitions p.14 and review p.23)
January 29, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students had one last period to use chromebooks to research project ideas, discuss them with me, and enter it on Google Classroom. Deadline for project idea is this Friday.

After today, all work on this project is to be completed at home.

Once students have decided on their experiment/model, the next step is to complete the Plan, either in the paper booklet or online in Google Classroom - due next Friday February 7.

Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete pages 9 and 10 in work booklet.
January 28, 2020
Religion
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Welcome back! We are finishing up Religion and getting ready to start the Health course!

Students continued watching Remember the Titans.

They were given worksheets so that they could work on these during the movie.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete examples 1 and 2 on page 6 in work booklet.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
We are currently working on our Narrative Unit.

Due to the SOE the Narrative Test has been rescheduled for Friday, February 7th.

All students are expected to have an independent novel for Friday classes on January 10th, 17th, 31st, and Monday Feb 10th.

Independent Novel Projects - Book in a Bag (Please see Google Classroom for details and instructions) are due February 18th.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Welcome back after the extended weather closure!

We did not have science today, but this is to let you know that the progress timeline for the science fair project has been adjusted in view of time missed, though the date of final presentations will remain the same.

Tomorrow students will have a final period to research project ideas and discuss with me.

The new timeline is:

- Discuss project idea with teacher and submit on Google Classroom: by Friday January 31.
- Complete written experimental plan (either on paper in project booklet, or online through Google Classroom) by Friday February 7.
- Experimental work: aim to complete by Wednesday February 19, to allow time to assemble Display Board and prepare for oral presentation.
- In-class oral presentations begin Monday February 24.

All grade 7 students must complete a science fair project, either in pairs or individually, and present their project orally in class beginning on February 24. Participation in the MDJH School Science Fair (March 12, 1:00 to 5:00) is optional but highly encouraged, with a 5% bonus marks.

The project booklet guide (in French and in English) and some additional materials are available on my website by copy-pasting the following link into your browser.
https://sites.google.com/site/sciencesmmebrunet/home/science-fair-projects
January 16, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students continued searching for their science fair project ideas and discussing with teachers.

Science project ideas should be discussed and submitted on Google Classroom by Monday January 20.

The project booklet guide (in French and in English) and some additional materials are available on my website by copy-pasting the following link into your browser.
https://sites.google.com/site/sciencesmmebrunet/home/science-fair-projects
January 15, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Introduction to Science Fair projects.

All grade 7 students must complete a science fair project, either in pairs or individually, and present their project orally in class beginning on February 24. Participation in the MDJH School Science Fair (March 12, 1:00 to 5:00) is optional but highly encouraged, with a 5% bonus marks.

Here are the deadlines for the process:

- Discuss project idea with teacher and submit on Google Classroom: by Monday January 20.
- Complete written experimental plan (either on paper in project booklet, or online through Google Classroom) by Wednesday January 29.
- Experimental work: aim to complete by Friday February 14, to allow time to assemble Display Board and prepare for oral presentation.
- In-class oral presentations begin Monday February 24.

The project booklet guide (in French and in English) and some additional materials are available on my website by copy-pasting the following link into your browser.
https://sites.google.com/site/sciencesmmebrunet/home/science-fair-projects

January 14, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students wrote Quiz Sc7.2.1.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Second Part of Cumulative tomorrow.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
We are currently working on our Narrative Unit.

Narrative Test is scheduled for Thursday, January 30th.

All students are expected to have an independent novel for Friday classes on January 10th, 17th, 24th, and 31st.

Independent Novel Projects - Book in a Bag (Please see Google Classroom for details and instructions) are due February 7th.

January 13, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Cumulative Assessment Part 1 tomorrow. Students will complete the multiple choice part - covers chapters 1-4. Part 2 (long answer) will be Wednesday, Jan.15.
Science
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Quiz Sc7.2.1 tomorrow, period 1!


Happy studies :)
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We went over the review in preparation for Quiz Sc7.2.1, then I started discussing the Science Fair projects. More details and a timeline for the project will be posted after the Quiz.
Homework: Focus on studying for the Quiz: Carnet Sc7.2 p.1-13, including definitions p.1 and review p.12-13.
January 10, 2020
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Cumulative Assessment will take place Tuesday, Jan. 14 and Wednesday Jan.15.This assessment will cover chapters 1-3. Students will write the multiple choice on Tuesday and the questions on Wednesday. Students should be reviewing for this. Check google classroom for review.
French
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Students began presentations today of their wanted posters.

Students will finish these up in our next class which will be next Thursday.
January 9, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked on review in preparation for Quiz Sc7.2.1 on Tuesday January 14.
Study p.1-12 including definitions p.1 and review questions p.12.

Homework: Review and STUDY!!!
January 7, 2020
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
I did a quick review of section Sc7.2.1. Students completed the definitions on p.1, we corrected them, and they continued to work on review questions.
Science Quiz Sc7.2.1 will be Monday January 13; p.1-11 and review p.12-13.
December 17, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We completed our comparison of the celsius, fahrenheit, and kelvin temperature scales (Carnet Sc7.2 p.9-11).
Then students read a Christmas/Science play, and will perform scenes from the play in class tomorrow.
December 16, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 3 Assignment due tomorrow.

Quiz on sections 3.7-3.8 Wednesday, Dec. 18.
December 13, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Calibrating a thermometer (Carnet Sc7.2 p.7-8. Celsius / Fahrenheit / Kelvin temperature scales (p.9-10).
No homework assigned.
The current chapter in the booklet is almost finished, but will not be done in time for quizzing before the holiday. I anticipate scheduling the quiz for Thursday January 9, which will give students three school nights to prepare after the holiday.
(Note: Do NOT study during the break! We call it a holiday because it is a holiday, meaning we don't do school work. Enjoy your holiday, and there will be time to get back into the swing when we come back.)
December 12, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We completed notes on bimetallic strips (Carnet Sc7.2 p.6-7).
No homework assigned.
December 11, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Students should now have page 5 and the top part of page 6 filled in their booklets

We did some demos on how adding heat to certain objects causes them to expand and lack of heat results in thermal contraction.

We also discussed how different materials are heated at different rates.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 3.7-3.8 on Tuesday, Dec. 17.

Unit 3 Assignment due Dec. 17.
December 10, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded of their True / False Novel Quiz on Thursday of this week.

Students are also reminded that they have a novel test on Tuesday December 17th.

Students will also complete a Novel project prior to the Christmas break.
All work will be completed in the classroom.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 3 Assignment due Tuesday, Dec.17

Unit 3 Quiz on sections 3.7-3.8 on Dec. 17 or 18.
Science Humaines
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded of their unit test (chapters 2,3,4) which will take place Monday December 16th.

Students have already received a review sheet.
December 9, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 3.3-3.6 tomorrow.

Unit 3 Assignment due Tuesday, Dec. 17.

Quiz on sections 3.7-3.8 on Wednesday, Dec.18.
December 6, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We explored thermal expansion and contraction of gases using a gas thermoscope.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Continue to work on review sheet.

Quiz on sections 3.3-3.6 on Tuesday, Dec.10.
December 5, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 1,2,3 and 5 on page 109.

Quiz on sections 3.3-3.6 on Tuesday, Dec.10.
December 4, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Introduction to Heat and Temperature. Students did an exploration activity in small groups, then I handed out the new unit Carnet Sc7.2 and students wrote their answers to the activity on p.2.
No homework assigned.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Continue working on questions 1,2,3 and 5 on page 109.

Quiz on sections 3.3-3.6 on Tuesday, Dec. 10.
December 3, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students wrote Unit Test Sc7.1 Ecosystems.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete questions 1,2,4,5,7,8 and 9 on pages 106/107.

Quiz on sections 3.3-3.6 Tuesday, Dec. 10.
December 2, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Unit Test tomorrow!
Good luck with your studies :)
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Continue to work questions 1,2,4,5,7,8 and 9 on pages 106/107.

Quiz on sections 3.3-3.6 on Tuesday, Dec. 10.
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 test will be split into a Selected Response Section on Wednesday, December 11th and a Constructed Response Section on Thursday, December 12th.

Students have been supplied with a work booklet to help prepare them for their test.

Students have been supplied with a number of review materials on Google Classroom.
November 28, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete worksheet on multiplying decimals.

Unit 3 Assignment due Dec. 13.
November 27, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students did a 'graffiti' activity to brainstorm the effects of human activities on ecosystems.

Reminder: Unit Test Sc7.1 Ecosystems, Tuesday December 3, will cover the WHOLE workbook Sc7.1.
Homework: review and study.
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 test will be split into a Selected Response Section on Wednesday, December 11th and a Constructed Response Section on Thursday, December 12th.

Students have been supplied with a work booklet to help prepare them for their test.

Students have been supplied with a number of review materials on Google Classroom.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Complete pages 23-26 in work booklet.

Unit 3 Assignment due Dec. 13.
November 26, 2019
Religion
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Students worked on their World Religion Centres
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 test will be split into a Selected Response Section on Wednesday, December 11th and a Constructed Response Section on Thursday, December 12th.

Students have been supplied with a work booklet to help prepare them for their test.

Students will be supplied with a number of review materials on Google Classroom.
November 25, 2019
Francais
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded that they will have a quiz during their next french class.

The quiz will cover the first half of the book and will consist of true false and multiple choice questions.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked on their foldable project on Succession, and passed in their work if done. They have the opportunity to finish at home if necessary and pass it in next science class, Wednesday Nov 26.
Reminder: Unit Test Sc7.1 Ecosystems, Tuesday December 3, will cover the WHOLE workbook Sc7.1.
Religion
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Students have begun a comparison of world religions and have gone to two of five centers to get information that will be shared in next weeks classes.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Unit 3 Assignment due Dec. 13.
November 22, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Succession in ecosystems, Carnet Sc7.1 p.25-27.
Unit Test Sc7.1 Ecosystems is announced for Tuesday December 3 will cover the WHOLE workbook Sc7.1.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 3.1-3.2 on Monday, Nov. 25.
November 21, 2019
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students wrote Quiz Sc7.1.2.
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 3.1-3.2 on Monday, Nov. 25. Complete 7-10 on page 95.
November 20, 2019
Mathematics
Assigned By: Joyce Kinsella
Quiz on sections 3.1-3.2 on Monday, Nov. 25.

Complete questions 3-6 on pages 94/95.
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
We corrected the review questions in preparation for Quiz Sc7.1.2 tomorrow.
Students worked on an extra-practice food web.
Homework: STUDY!!!!!
November 19, 2019
Science Humaines
Assigned By: Matthew Mitchell
Students are reminded that they have a chapter 2 quiz on Thursday November 21st.
The format has been discussed with students already.
Google classroom code; ldj3heq
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 on Thursday, December 12th.

Students have been supplied with a work booklet to help prepare them for their test.
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.
January 9, 2010
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
Students worked on review in preparation for Quiz Sc7.2.1 on Tuesday January 14.
Study p.1-12 including definitions p.1 and review questions p.12.

Homework: Review and STUDY!!!
January 7, 2010
Science
Assigned By: Nathalie Brunet
I did a quick review of section Sc7.2.1. Students completed the definitions on p.1, we corrected them, and they continued to work on review questions.
Science Quiz Sc7.2.1 will be Monday January 13; p.1-11 and review p.12-13.
Religion
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Students began world religion assignments.
These are due at the end of tomorrows class.
Religion
Assigned By: Erin O~Leary
Students began world religion assignments.
These are due at the end of tomorrows class.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Students are expected to have a novel for Silent Reading Friday.

Silent Reading Fridays start this week January, 10th and will run until January 31st.

An independent novel project will be assigned for this novel.
Language Arts
Assigned By: Wade Lambert
Students are expected to have a novel for Silent Reading Friday.

Silent Reading Fridays start this week January, 10th and will run until January 31st.

An independent novel project will be assigned for this novel.

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