News & Announcements

Welcome!

Welcome everyone!  This site is set up to help keep us organized and up-to-date regarding all of our classroom events, homework assignments, and extra-curricular activities. I teach English, history, and geography to classes 7H and 7I. Keep checking back here often!                             […]

Parent/Teacher night

Due to an unforseen family situation I will not be able to attend parent/teacher night this evening.  However, I am available in room 9 this afternoon from 1:20-3:00 pm for a drop in, otherwise we can call or email.  I will continue to be available Friday afternoon for scheduled visits. Thank you!

Pearson Canada History Grade 7 Textbook

A viable resource for our class is the Pearson Canada History Grade 7 textbook.  The file is too large for me to share here as a post but I have listed the electronic link in both the 71 and 7H google classrooms. Please refer to the textbook when needed for assignments or in preparation for […]

History Test – Friday, November 3rd!

71 and 7H have a history text scheduled for Friday, November 3rd.  Material to be reviewed includes Jacques Cartier’s voyages, Samuel de Champlain, coureurs de bois, missionaries (Jesuits and Ursuline nuns), the Metis, filles du roi, and the impact of European contact on the First Nations people.    

History – Coureurs du bois wanted poster

Students are currently studying individuals who were key in the development of New France. coureurs de bois coureurs de bois fact file Students can submit their poster electronically to our google classroom or a hard copy to me in person. 7H due Wednesday, October 18 7I due Monday, October 23rd.  

Book Talk presentations

Students are doing a wonderful job sharing insight into their fantasy novels.book talk presentations term 1

Wear orange Friday, September 29th

This Friday students are encouraged to wear orange in support of Every Child Matters, an initiative to show support for Indigenous residential school survivors.

Fantasy novels due!

Students are currently reading a fantasy novel of their choice.  Book presentations of their individual novels will start Tuesday, October 10, 2017.  The attached link shares the assignment sheet and rubric. book talk presentations term 1