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  • General

    WELCOME TO

    DIVISION 8-2

    Mme Levesque

    Room S107

    (clevesque@saanichschools.ca)

    Ph: 250-652-1135 ext. 219

    PLEASE NOTE : I teach the following classes in S107 to 

    Division 8-2:

    Science        Math        Language Arts    

        

    I teach the following classes in S107 to 

    Division 7-3:

    FSL (Tues & Wed)       Science (Mon, Thurs, Fri)

    If you want the criteria/instructions for any assignment/project listed below, please let me know 

    via my e-mail.

    • June 2019


      JUNE

      PLEASE ENSURE YOU ARE READING YOUR JUNE NOVEL

      AT THE BOTTOM OF THIS PAGE IS A BAR WHICH YOU CAN MOVE TO READ MONDAY AND FRIDAY

      FINAL EXAM SCHEDULE:

      - Math: Friday, June 7th

      - Science: Monday, June 10th with end of year projects/presentations starting Tuesday, June 11th

      - Social Studies: Tuesday, June 11th 

      - French: Written on June 14th; Oral on June 17th

      - English: A persuasive, in-class essay that is directly tied to the "Debating" unit we did in the LC - Tuesday, June 18th


      MONDAY

      TUESDAY

      WEDNESDAY

      THURSDAY

      FRIDAY

      3

      Math Final Exam on Friday. A study guide was given out last week.

      Math: Skill Builder up to and including 10 (the whole thing!) due TOMMORROW


      Science 7-3: Science Passion Projects presented MONDAY, JUNE 10. Please ask your child to show you the instructions on which are on Google docs.


      Science 8: Final Exam Review Sheets given out today. Final Exam is on Monday, June 10th

      4 PAC FREE HOT DOG 

      LUNCHEON. THANK YOU, PAC!


      Skill Builder up to and including 10 (the whole thing!) due today


      Science 7-3: Science Passion Projects presented MONDAY, JUNE 10. Please ask your child to show you the instructions on which are on Google docs.

      5

      FSL7-3: Faire Quiz Tuesday. Students have a "faire" study package 

      Science 7-3: Science Passion Projects presented MONDAY, JUNE 10. Please ask your child to show you the instructions on which are on Google docs.

      6 PIZZA DAY


      Geology 7: Quiz Friday 14th on the rock cycle and how each rock family is made





      7

      Math Final Exam Today. Please be sure to bring a calculator


      Science 8 Final Exam on Monday 10th. Review sheets were given out on Monday 3rd


      English: Debating starts MONDAY. Groups had amble time to prepare both sides of their arguments. Groups knew their topics our first day.


      Science 7-3: Science Passion Projects presented MONDAY. Please ask your child to show you the instructions on which are on Google docs.


      10

      Science Final


      English: Debating starts today. Groups had amble time to prepare both sides of their arguments. Groups knew their topics our first day.


      FSL7-3: Faire Quiz tomorrow. Students have a "faire" study package


      Geology 7: Quiz Friday 14th on the rock cycle and how each rock family is made



      Science 7-3: Science Passion Projects presented today. Please ask your child to show you the instructions on which are on Google docs.





      11

      Social Studies Final



      FSL7-3: Faire Quiz today. Students have a "faire" study package 






      12

      CAMPING AT RUCKLE PARK ON SALT SPRING. WE MEET AT THE SWARTZ BAY WALK ON PASSENGER AREA AT 8:00AM. PLEASE BRING A NUT-FREE BAGGED LUNCH WITH YOUR GEAR.




      13 

      HOME FROM RUCKLE PARK. PICK UP IS AT 2:30 AT THE SAME PLACE.



      14

      French Written Final


      Geology 7: Quiz today on the rock cycle and how each rock family is made





      17

      French Oral Final



       


      18

      English Final - a persuasive essay written in class. DON'T FORGET YOUR GRAPHIC ORGANIZER!!!




      19

      BAYSIDE HEADS TO HARBOURCATS GAME AT ROYAL ATHLETIC PARK. GO HARBOURCATS!!!

      ENSURE YOU BRING A WATER BOTTLE, A HAT, AND A BAGGED LUNCH OR LUNCH MONEY





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      21



      24  Gr. 8 Awards Ceremony @1:30

      GR. 8 FAREWELL DANCE



      25 GR. 8s AT CENTENNIAL PARK



      26 GR. 8s AT PLAYLAND




      27 LAST DAY with dismissal @10

      Bagel breakfast. Please bring to share: either juice or 1 cup of cut fruit to add to the fruit salad. Thank you.



      28 HAVE A FANTASTIC SUMMER & GOOD LUCK IN GRADE 9!!!







      • May 2019

        MAY

        PLEASE ENSURE THAT YOU ARE READING YOUR MAY NOVEL

         EVERYDAY

        MONDAY TUESDAY WEDNESDAY THURSDAY FRIDAY

        29


        Science 7: Lab 8.5: Finding Evidence in Geological Data pg. 230-232. Due Friday: map with the earthquakes (blue dots), volcanoes (red triangles), and mountain ranges (green squares). Questions are #1,2,4,5,6

         English: Quiz #3: Ch. 19-27 Friday


        Island Sexual Health talk in blk 1


        Math: Home Economics/Grocery Shopping survey due tomorrow


        "Properties of Waves" - students use their guided reading sheets to study: Quiz  TOMORROW



        30

        Math: Home Economics/Grocery Shopping survey due today

        Math: Ch 6 Quiz WEDNESDAY 8TH


        "Properties of Waves" - students use their guided reading sheets to study: Quiz  TODAY




        1

        Math 8-2: 6.7: Distributive Property - pg. 187 #1-33 - due tomorrow

        Science 7: Lab 8.5: Finding Evidence in Geological Data pg. 230-232. Due FRIDAY as students need more time: Map with the earthquakes (blue dots), volcanoes (red triangles), and mountain ranges (green squares). Questions are #1,2,4,5,6


        French 7: Tuesday, May 7 :La nourriture quiz. Students need to know the French names for fruits and veggies. Please see the "La Nourriture" sheets in student cahiers.



        2 PIZZA DAY

        English: Quiz #3: Ch. 19-27 tomorrow

        Math: Review for quiz on Wednesday, 8th: pg. 196 #1-69 and four questions from 70-79. Due Tuesday


        French 7: Tuesday, May 7 :La nourriture quiz. Students need to know the French names for fruits and veggies. Please see the "La Nourriture" sheets in student cahiers.



        GOOD LUCK TO OUR GRADE 8 BAND STUDENTS WHO ARE COMPETING IN WHISTLER THIS WEEKEND!


        3

        Math: Ch 6 Quiz WEDNESDAY 8TH

        English: Quiz #3: Ch. 19-27 today


        Math: Review for quiz on Wednesday, 8th: pg. 196 #1-69 and four questions from 70-79. Due Tuesday





        Math: Ch 6 Quiz Wednesday

        Math: Review for quiz on Wednesday, 8th: pg. 196 #1-69 and four questions from 70-79. Due Tuesday


        French 7: Tuesday, May 7 :La nourriture quiz. Students need to know the French names for fruits and veggies. Please see the "La Nourriture" sheets in student cahiers.



        7

        Lion's Club free eye sight testing at 9:20am

        Math: pg. 196 Review due today. Be sure to ask me questions.

        Skill Builder up to and including #4 - Due Thursday

        8

        Math: Ch 6 Quiz today

        9 PIZZA DAY


        Skill Builder up to and including #4 - Due TODAY

        10 NID DAY



        13

        Stelly's Visit blk 1 to 3. We will be back by lunch.


        Field Trip Form went home last week. We will be heading downtown on Thursday, May 23rd.



        14



        15

        English: Today students had their first of four blocks to work on "Hunger Games" projects. The final project is due on Friday, May 24.

        16 PIZZA DAY

        EARLY DISMISSAL @1:33 

        Math: Skill Builder up and including #6 due on Tuesday








        17


        English: Today students had their second of four blocks to work on "Hunger Games" projects. The final project is due on Friday, May 24.


        Math: Skill Builder up and including #6 due on Tuesday

        20 VICTORIA DAY


        21

        FSL 7-3: Quiz on Wed, 29th on any 10 ER verbs written in the imparfait (past tense). Students decide on what to write for their 10 sentences.

        Eg. Je nagais au Panorama hier - I swam at Panorama yesterday

        Get your field trip form in asap.

        Field trip is to Imax and Game Board Cafe. Be sure to pack a lunch or bring $$$ to purchase your lunch.


        English: Today students had their third block to work on "Hunger Games" projects. The final project is due on Friday, May 24.

        Math: Skill Builder up and including #6 due today

        Skill Builder up to and including 8 due Tuesday, May 28th






        22

        Math: 10.1 pg. 313 #1-5 due tomorrow


        English: Today students had their final block to work on "Hunger Games" projects. The final project is due on Friday, May 24.


        Skill Builder up to and including 8 due Tuesday, May 28th


        23

        Field trip to Imax and Game Board Cafe. Be sure to pack a lunch or bring $$$ to purchase your lunch.



        24

        Reminder of choux pastry cooking lab on Monday. We will make the cream filling but whipped cream is tasty, too :)

        Math: 10.2: pg. 315 #1-4 due on Tuesday

        Skill Builder up to and including 8 due Tuesday, May 28th


        27


        English: May Novel Activity due Friday.


        Math: 10.2: pg. 315 #1-4 due on Tuesday


        Blk 3 we are cooking choux pastry (cream puffs)


        Skill Builder up to and including 8 due Tuesday, May 28th

        28

        Math: Skill Builder up to and including 10 (the whole thing!) due Tuesday 4th

        FSL 7-3: Quiz on Wed, 29th on any 10 ER verbs written in the imparfait (past tense). Students decide on what to write for their 10 sentences.

        Eg. Je nagais au Panorama hier - I swam at Panorama yesterday



        29

        Math: 10.7 pg. 334#1-16 due Thursday


        30

        PIZZA LUNCH

        Math: 10.7 pg. 334#1-16 due today

        31

        English: May Novel Activity due today. 


        Math: Skill Builder up to and including 10 (the whole thing!) due Tuesday 4th

        Math Final Exam on Friday, June 7th. Study Guide is now on Google Classroom.

        • April 2019


          APRIL


          MONDAY

          TUESDAY

          WEDNESDAY

          THURSDAY

          FRIDAY

          1 WELCOME BACK!






          2

          DUE THURSDAY: Bring in a popular, family recipe. Be sure to have the list of ingredients, instructions, and serving size.


          Math: Due TOMORROW: Skill Builder #4 and 5





          3



          4 PIZZA DAY


          Term 2 Report Cards went home today


          5

          English: Quiz next week on "The Hunger Games" chapters 1-9.


          Math: Favourite Family Recipe Home Economics assignment due Friday, April 12th







          8 PRO D DAY




          9

          English: Are you making study notes for the quiz on Friday? You can bring these notes to the quiz. Try working with a partner or two on a Google doc as a way to break the work up.


          Optics paragraph due tomorrow


          Science quiz on worksheet pages m- Tuesday 16th


          Math Quiz - add, subtract, multiple, divide positive and negative integers TUESDAY, 16TH

          10 CLASS PHOTO TODAY


          English: Are you making study notes for the quiz on Friday? You can bring these notes to the quiz. Try working with a partner or two on a Google doc as a way to break the work up.

          Optics paragraph due today

          Science quiz on worksheet pages m- Tuesday 16th

           11 PIZZA DAY



          12

          English: HG quiz on chapters 1-9

          Math: Favourite Family Recipe Home Economics assignment due today


          Math Quiz - add, subtract, multiple, divide positive and negative integers TUESDAY, 16TH




          15

          Math Skill Builder up to #7 due tomorrow

          Math Quiz - add, subtract, multiple, divide positive and negative integers TOMORROW. Practice sheets sent home today

          Science quiz tomorrow on worksheet pages

          The Hunger Games Quiz 2 (Ch. 10-19) Friday 26th

          Rock Walk Field Trip on 24th. Field trip form given out on Friday 12th

          16

          Math Skill Builder up to #7 due today

          Skill Builder up to #10 due end of the block on Thursday

          Math Quiz - add, subtract, multiple, divide positive and negative integers TODAY

          Science quiz today on worksheet pages.


          The Hunger Games Quiz 2 (Ch. 10-19) Friday 26th

          17

          Math Skill Builder up to #10 due end of the block on Thursday

          Math: Home Economics/Grocery Shopping survey due Tuesday, 30th

          Optics: Eyeball dissection tomorrow. Please read pages 212-213



           18 PIZZA DAY

          Div7-3: Science: Pangaea title page and your "Earth's Crust" paragraph if not in, yet. - NOW DUE ON TUESDAY AS WE WERE SUPER BUSY IN THE GARDEN TODAY

          NO PIZZA DAY NEXT WEEK. SEE HOMEPAGE TO ORDER PAC LUNCH

          Math Skill Builder up to #10 due end of the block today

          Math: Gauss Competition - last day to register is April 25th. To register, speak with Mr. Stoehr and pay $2

          Beach Ball Dance during Silent Reading and Blk 4
          $4 w/can of food
          $5 without

          The Hunger Games Quiz 2 (Ch. 10-19) Friday 26th

          19 GOOD FRIDAY


          Math: Gauss Competition - last day to register is April 25th. To register, speak with Mr. Stoehr and pay $2

          22 EASTER MONDAY





          23

          Div7-3: Science: Due today: Pangaea title page and your "Earth's Crust" paragraph if not in, yet.

          DIV 7-3 AND 8-2: ROCK WALK FIELD TRIP TO ISLAND VIEW BEACH ON FRIDAY BLK 2

          The Hunger Games Quiz 2 (Ch. 10-19) Friday

          Math: Home Economics/Grocery Shopping survey due Tuesday, 30th


          Math: Gauss Competition - last day to register is April 25th. To register, speak with Mr. Stoehr and pay $2

          24

          The Hunger Games Quiz 2 (Ch. 10-19) Friday


          Rock Walk Field MOVED TO FRIDAY BLK 2


          Math: pg. 189 #1-28 due Friday

          Optics: Guided Reading pages for "Properties of Waves" - due Friday. Quiz on this material on Tuesday, 30th


          Lab 4.4 Questions due Friday (Analyze #1-3 and Conclude and Apply #1-2)

           

           25 PAC LUNCHEON


          The Hunger Games Quiz 2 (Ch. 10-19) tomorrow

           

          Math: pg. 189 #1-28and 186#1-17  due Friday; 186#1-17 


          Optics: Guided Reading pages for "Properties of Waves" - due Friday. Quiz on this material on Tuesday, 30th


          Lab 4.4 Questions due Friday (Analyze #1-3 and Conclude and Apply #1-2)

          26

          The Hunger Games Quiz 2 (Ch. 10-19) today

          DIV 7-3 AND 8-2: ROCK WALK FIELD TRIP TODAY TO ISLAND VIEW BEACH

          Math: Home Economics/Grocery Shopping survey due Tuesday



          Lab 4.4 Questions due today (Analyze #1-3 and Conclude and Apply #1-2)

           29

          Island Sexual Health talk in blk 1


          Math: Home Economics/Grocery Shopping survey due tomorrow


          "Properties of Waves" - students use their guided reading sheets to study: Quiz  TOMORROW





          30

          Math: Home Economics/Grocery Shopping survey due today


          "Properties of Waves" - students use their guided reading sheets to study: Quiz  TODAY