Ms. Duffy

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Posted: September 20, 2017

 

Reminders:

 

Middle School Dance Thursday 6:30 to 8:00 pm. Cost is $3.00 at the door and canteen will be available with drinks and chips. All items at the canteen are $1.00. School dress code applies.

 

September 27th: Half day students are dismissed at 11:25 am.

 

September 29th: Orange Shirt Day.

 

 

 

6O Science

 

Today we worked on a review for the upcoming quiz on Monday. Students were given a chance to work on notes and review questions. Please see attached review sheet for those who were absent or for any clarification. Everything the students need to know is included. We will be playing Jeopardy tomorrow to help with review and moving on to discuss the 5 kingdoms and animal classification this will not be on the quiz.

 

7G

 

We are currently working on paragraphs describing a monster that they know, we will be finishing this up tomorrow.  

 

8DU & 8DA

 

Students worked on their good copy of their paragraphs on cars (comparing old and new), we will finish this up tomorrow and read a book on the subject as well.

 

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Posted: September 13, 2017

Reminders:

September 14th- Pictures due back (tomorrow)

September 15th - Terry Fox Walk – asking for a voluntary one dollar donation.

September 27th – ½ day for students.

September 29th – Orange shirt day.

Please return all forms as soon as possible.

Any bus students planning on walking to or from school must bring a note to homeroom giving permission to do so.  Parents may write one note for the entire year.

Students are only permitted one alternative bus note for the year. Bus notes must be sent to school with students, phone calls will only be accepted in case of emergency.

 

8DU

We are till working on describing the difference between old and new cars. Today the students also discussed which of the two they preferred and why.

8DA

No class today!

7G

We are still working on describing monsters, everyone has picked monster and talked with a partner about their monster. We will be starting our paragraphs tomorrow as well illustrating a picture.

6 Science

Today we began the first unit Variety of Life and the students spent the class talking about why and how we classify items/animals etc.

Another Great Wednesday in Middle School.

Posted: September 12, 2017


Reminders:

Please return all forms as soon as possible.

Terry Fox Walk Friday @ 11:00 am - voluntary one dollar donation.

September 27th 1/2 day for students.

Please make sure that if students are arriving to school after 8:30am that they sign in to the office.

Any bus students planning on walking to or from school must bring a note to homeroom giving permission to do so.  Parents may write one note for the entire year.

Students are only permitted one alternative bus note for the year. Bus notes must be sent to school with students, phone calls will only be accepted in case of emergency.


7G PIF

We are working on Phénomène étrange. Students are currently discussing monsters they know and will be writing a paragraph later this week.  

8DA and 8DU PIF

We are currently working on Le Mode De Vie D'autrefois. We are currently talking about cars and students are comparing a 1920 Ford Model T to new cars. We will be writing a paragraph on cars and how they have changed later this week.

6O Science

We have spent some time going over scientific method and the 7 steps. We did a science experiment yesterday and went through the steps. Here are the steps if you would like to discuss them with your child.

Question:

  1. Hypothesis:

  2. Design an Experiment:

  3. List your materials:

  4. Procedure:

  5. Results/Observation:

  6. Conclusion and Communicate:  

I have attached the smart board notes if you need some information. Today we will finish up the work on the experiment and look at variables. This information will be used through the entire semester and it is important that students know what each step is. We hope to do another experiment on Friday.

Have a great week!

Ms. Duffy

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Posted: September 6, 2017

Homework 

Please return all forms to homeroom as soon as possible. 

 

Important Dates: 

September 7th: Picture Day! 

September 15th: Terry Fox Walk - We are asking students to bring in a $1.00 voluntary donation. 

 

Gentle Reminders: 

No energy drinks at school

Students should make sure they are arriving at school and in homeroom before 8:30 am. After 8:30 students must sign in At the office. 

If students normally go on the bus and are choosing to walk from school they must provide a note to homeroom teachers. Parents may send one note for the whole year. 

Thank you for a great first two days of Middle School! 

When in doubt ask for help!!!!!!