Ms. Shawna Demings-Pollard

 

Parents - Welcome to our homework website.  We hope this site will make it easier for you to keep up to date on your child's upcoming homework and assignments. I'll do my best to update the site daily or as it is needed. If you have any questions about assignments or projects, please feel free to email me at demings-pollardS@ccrsb.ca or call the school at 657-6200. A note in your child's agenda will also do the trick. 

 

Attention Homeroom:

School lunches are $3.75.  Menu is posted in my room by the door.

March Break - March 8-16

 

8-1 English

Students are currently working on a mythology unit.  Most of this work is completed during class time.  I've told students that they should ensure work for the unit is kept up to date.  For homework, students are asked to read from the novels they've chosen for Silent Reading.  

8-2 English

Students are currently working on a mythology unit.  Most of this work is completed during class time.  I've told students that they should ensure work for the unit is kept up to date.  For homework, students are asked to read from the novels they've chosen for Silent Reading.   

   hjhjhjkStudenStSTStStStStudents are currently working on book talks.  Presentations will begin Tuesday, Jan. 14.Students are currently working on book talks.  Presentations will begin Tuesday, Jan. 14.

 

We are also spending a couple of classes in the computer lab learning about using search engines, website evaluation, citing sources, and doing research.  A special thank you to our librarian, Monica Neilson, for her awesome presenta9-1 English

 Students are currently working on a Family Relationships unit.  Part I should be completed as well as the first section of Part II.  Outlines for their reflections should be completed for Monday, Feb. 24.  Students will have time to work on their rough drafts and do their editing this week. 

9-2 English

 Students are currently working on a Family Relationships unit.  Part I should be completed as well as the first section of Part II.  Outlines for their reflections should be completed for Monday, Feb. 24.  Students will have time to work on their rough drafts and do their editing this week. 

 

 

7 Healthy Living

Students have just finished a short unit on depression and coping with stress and change.  We are currently working on a new unit that deals with puberty, sexuality, and the reproductive system.

 

Depression Mini-Test Outline

Date:  Friday, Feb. 28, Day G

 

Please study the following:

·       Be able to define depression

·       Symptoms of depression

·       Common causes of depression

·       Positive ways to cope with stress

·       Where people can go for help if they’re stressed, sad, worried, etc.

·       How people sometimes cope with stress in negative ways and the consequences that happen as a result.

 

 

 

Quiz – Male Reproductive System

Date:  Monday, March 1, Day H

 

Ø   Matching – Be able to match the description/definition to the body part that is being described.  A word bank will be provided.