JANUARY 18

English 8 Tag 8-6 and 8-9

Tag 8-6: The good copy of your Invent a Character Assignment is due tomorrow, Friday, Jan.19. Also, please read all of ch. 5 and 6 of The Outsiders and complete the questions by Monday, Jan. 22.

Tag 8-9: The good copy of your Invent a Character Assignment is due tomorrow, Friday, Jan.19. Also, please read all of ch. 6 and 7 of The Outsiders and complete the questions by  Monday, Jan. 22.

Welcome Back

Tag 8-6 and Tag 8-9

Worksheets “D”,”E” and “F” should be complete at this time. Please check that you have all 3 worksheets complete and in your binder.

Coat of Arms Assignment:

Tag 8-9: The good copy of your Coat of Arms and write up are due on Friday, Jan. 12 (bonus marks) or on Tuesday, Jan. 16.:)

Tag 8-6: The good copy of your Coat of Arms and write up are due on Tuesday, Jan. 16:)

 

December 15

English 8 tag 8-6 and tag 8-9: Independent Novel Study

If you did not hand in your 5 response journals with title page today ( Friday, Dec. 15) then please hand in on Monday, Dec.18. 

December 7

Christmas Hampers and Santa’s Anonymous

 

Just a reminder to students to bring in food for our Advisory food hamper. The deadline for food is Friday, Dec. 15.

Also students are asked to remember to bring in money for the two children our Advisory chose through Santa’s Anonymous. We are helping  a boy age 5 and a little girl age 6. Help make their Christmas a little brighter. The deadline to bring in money is Tuesday, Dec. 12.

November 30

English 8 tag 8-6 and tag 8-9: Independent Novel Study

By now each student should have written 3 response journals on their novel according to the instructions  on the handout. If you do not have 3 response journals written, then you should read at home for 30 minutes and follow the instructions to write a third journal. All students should be 1/4 through their novel by Monday, Dec.4

 

 

November 17

Mythology Quizzes are coming up!

English 8-6 : Your Quiz is on Tuesday, Nov. 21

English 8-9:   Your Quiz is on Monday, Nov. 20

To review for the quiz:

1) Be able to match the god/goddesses with their domain. See handout.

2) Be able to write  paragraphs on the following topics

–  Who is your favourite god/goddess and why?

–  Who is your favourite mortal/hero and why?

–  What have we learned about the Greek and Romans from their myths? What did they think was important? What did they think was unimportant?