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Posted: September 24, 2014

6/7 Literacy – LA Journal # 2 due Friday September 26th (reader’s notebook) Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class.Date: Title: Author: *****Be careful when writing your journal, there are three parts to answer. ***** see yesterdays homework for example. Read 15 minutes / Log Sign Sheet 7/8 French Good Copy of the fall Paragraph is due Friday

Posted: September 22, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom Fundraiser due TOMORROWPictures due back TOMORROWBring two dollars for Terry Fox 6/7 Literacy – LA  Journal # 2 due Friday September 26th (reader’s notebook)                        Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class.Date:    Title: Author: *****Be careful when writing your journal, there are three parts to answer. See attached example***** Read 15 minutes  / Log   7/8 French  Good Copy of the fall Paragraph is due Friday.
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Posted: September 18, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom Student fee - There are still some students who have yet to pay their student fee. This fee can be paid to me in homeroom or directly to the office.  2 boxes of Kleenex  Fundraiser due September 23rd Pictures due back TOMORROWBring two dollars for Terry Fox 6/7 Literacy – LA  Journal # 2 due Friday September 26th (reader’s notebook)                        Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class.   Read 15 minutes  / Log   7/8 French   Organize French duotang for Friday.

Posted: September 17, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom Student fee - There are still some students who have yet to pay their student fee. This fee can be paid to me in homeroom or directly to the office.  2 boxes of Kleenex  Time Capsule picture + 2 sources Fundraiser due September 23rd Pictures due back September 19th   6/7 Literacy – LA  Journal # 2 due Friday September 26th (reader’s notebook)                        Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class.   Read 15 minutes  / Log   7/8 French   Organize French duotang for Friday.  

Posted: September 16, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom Student fee - There are still some students who have yet to pay their student fee. This fee can be paid to me in homeroom or directly to the office.  2 boxes of Kleenex  Time Capsule picture + 2 sources Fundraiser due September 23rd Pictures due back September 19th   6/7 Literacy – LA  Journal # 1 – some students did not complete this journal for homework.  Please note the students are not given specific time to complete this during class and therefore are given a full week to complete the journal at home. Those who did submit their reader’s notebook to me today in class will be asked to finish journal # 1 tonight. They willl lose marks for submitting it late.     Journal # 2 due Friday September 26th (reader’s notebook)                        Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class.   Read 15 minutes  / Log   7/8 French The class was asked to find a fall photo from any source (internet, photograph, catalogue, magazine etc.) and be prepared to present the photo for Monday's class.  Over half the class did not come prepared to do so and therefore were given an extra day and should have been ready to show their photo on Tuesday. Again on Tuesday some sudents were unprepared, those students have one more night and will recieve a zeroif the assigmnent is not presented tomorrow. 

Posted: September 15, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom Student fee - There are still some students who have yet to pay their student fee. This fee can be paid to me in homeroom or directly to the office.  2 boxes of Kleenex  Time Capsule picture + 2 sources  Fundraiser due September 23rd   6/7 Literacy – LA Journal # 1 – some students did not complete this journal for homework.  Please note the students are not given specific time to complete this during class and therefore are given a full week to complete the journal at home. Those who did submit their reader’s notebook to me today in class will be asked to finish journal # 1 either tonight or tomorrow night and will lose marks for submitting it late.     Journal # 2 due Friday September 26th (reader’s notebook)                         Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class.   Read 15 minutes     7/8 French The class was asked to find a fall photo from any source (internet, photograph, catalogue, magazine etc.) and be prepared to present the photo class today.   Over half the class did not come prepared to do so and therefore were given an extra day and should be ready to show their photo on Tuesday. Those who presented today were rewarded with a bonus point.

Posted: September 12, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom  Student fee  2 boxes of Kleenex  Time Capsule picture + 2 sources Fundraiser due September 23rd  6/7 Literacy – LA Journal # 1 due Monday September 15th(reader’s notebook)   Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class. *****See Monday’s homework for a completed example******.    7/8 French Students are asked to find a fall photo and be prepared show/discussed their photo for Monday's class. This photo can come from any source (magazine, catalogue, internet, family photo, storybook etc.). Please feel free to email the photo if it is found on the internet.

Posted: September 11, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom  Student fee   2 boxes of Kleenex  Time Capsule picture + 2 sources  Picture Day Friday September 12th   Fundraiser due September 23rd  6/7 Literacy – LA  Read 15 minutes       Students are asked to do 15 minutes of reading each night (Monday to Thursday) and record their reading(s) in their log (reader’s notebook) each night. Journal # 1 due Monday September 15th (reader’s notebook)       Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class. *****See Monday’s homework for a completed example******. Finish adding details page   7/8 French Students are asked to find a fall photo and be prepared show/discussed their photo for Monday's class. This photo can come from any source (magazine, catalogue, internet, family photo, storybook etc.). Please feel free to email the photo if it is found on the internet. paula.duffy@nbed.nb.ca

Posted: September 9, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom   Student fee 2 boxes of Kleenex Time Capsule picture + 2 sources Picture Day Friday September 12th Open house BBQ for parents tonight @ 6pm Fundraiser due September 23rd   6/7 Literacy – LA   Read 15 minutes          Students are asked to do 15 minutes of reading each night (Monday to Thursday) and record their reading(s) in their log (reader’s notebook) each night.   Journal # 1 due Monday September 15th (reader’s notebook)                         Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class. *****See Monday’s homework for a completed example******.   Time Capsule Picture Finish planning a memoir.    

Posted: September 8, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom   Student Fee2 boxes of KleenexPicture for Time Capsule2 Sources for Time CapsulePicture Day September 12th***Open House BBQ @ 6 tomorrow*** Grade 6/7 Literacy Read 15 minutes        Students are asked to do 15 minutes of reading each night (Monday to Thursday) and record their reading in their log (reader’s notebook) each night. Journal # 1 due Monday September 15th (reader’s notebook)                         Each journal should be a minimum of 1/2 page long and follow the format discussed in class today. Please see attached file for an example of this week journal entry. Finish the What to Write About worksheet Time Capsule picture
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Posted: September 5, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom Student Fee 2 boxes of Kleenex Picture for Time Capsule 2 Sources for Time Capsule Picture Day September 12th   6/7 Literacy Time Capsule Picture Finish Sketch and Web of My world   7/8 French   Title Page Paragraph from today’s lesson “Je m’appelle_________...”

Posted: September 4, 2014

Grade 8 Homeroom Some friendly reminders: Please bring in two boxes of Kleenex. Student fee is $20.00. Please return all paperwork and forms (student info etc.). Picture Day Friday September 12th. 8 LA Please remember to e-mail (paula.duffy@nbed.nb.ca) or bring in a recent picture of yourself for your time capsule project. Please bring in two sources/ items for time capsule. 6/7 LA Please bring in a recent photograph for your Time Capsule project. You may e-mail your photo as well (paula.duffy@nbed.nb.ca). Please make sure you have a reader’s and writer’s notebook for class. My World Sketch should be completed by the end of class Friday. SSR and reader’s notebook novel. 7/8 French Title Page should be completed by Friday’s class.     

Posted: September 4, 2014

Welcome Back! My name is Paula Duffy and I‘m joining the Millerton School team this year. I am very excited to be part of such an amazing school and I am looking forward to a great school year!

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