Using IRIS (iris.cbe.ab.ca/Account/LogIn?ReturnUrl=%2F) please answer the following questions while reflecting on the goals you have made for yourself throughout the year.
1. If you reached your goals for this year, what strategies helped you achieve these goals?
2. If you did not quite reach your goals, how could you adjust the strategies you chose and used to better be able to achieve your goals.
3. What was an area of growth for you this year?
4. What is an area of growth that you think you would like to work on going into Grade 9?
5.From each core class (Science, Math and Humanities), what concept/assignment/project did you struggle with?
6.From each core class (Science, Math and Humanities), what concept/assignment/project are you most proud of?
All week we will be looking at water quality and management. We will need to decide which site is best for the County of Shakespeare to put their intake pipe for their drinking water.
See the map below.
The straw challenge is now over! Great work collecting and monitoring your straw usage over the past 3 weeks. Here is how the homerooms did:
1st - 8A (103)
2nd - 8E (150)
3rd - 8B (168)
4th - 8C (190)
5th - 8D (266)
Prizes will be handed out on Friday.
Keep trying to cut back on disposable plastics! :D
In class today, students worked on the different way water (waves, tides, streams, rivers) affect landforms. The materials for today's class are attached below.
You will be creating your very own unique aquatic species! Remember it must have 4 adaptations, a name and a sketch to show us what it is. Please see the attachment below for all the details.
Due: Monday, May 28th!
A reminder that the unit quiz for Mechanical systems is tomorrow, Wednesday, May 9. Today students worked on a review sheet that covers the concepts for this unit. The key to the review has been attached below.
The Mechanical Systems Quiz will be on Wednesday, May 9th!
This is on everything from this unit!
Things to focus on when studying:
Use the blog, your notes, peers, and your teacher to study!