June 18, 2015

Today was our final exam.  I will be spending tomorrow marking exams and completing report cards.  If you have any outstanding work that you need to do, you must come to the library between 9-3 and do work with me. I will not accept any work after 3:00.

Thank you for all your hard work.  Have a great summer vacation.  Come and visit me in the library next year.


June 16, 2015

Today was our last class period and it was spent giving last minute instructions for the final exam.

Please bring your textbook and a pen to our exam on Thursday, June 18 at 12:30.

June 15, 2015

Today we had a work period in the library to finish up any outstanding work.  Chapter 5 tests were handed back as an example of how the final exam will be marked.

Please note that questions 1 and 3 will definitely be on the final exam/

Mrs. Wethered will be available all day Friday for make up work, but anything done after that will not be accepted.

June 12, 2015

Today we had a unit test on the Industrial Revolution.

Monday and Tuesday will be review days for next Thursday’s final exam.  Please note that if you have any work that needs to be made up, you may do it in class on Monday and Tuesday or in the library with Mrs. Wethered on Friday.  No work will be accepted after that day as grades are due 9:00 am Monday, June 23.

June 11, 2015

Today we looked at the social consequences of the Industrial Revolution (slides 34-81 of Industrialization-Good).

A reminder of the test tomorrow.  Students may bring in notes to answer the question :  The Industrial Revolution was beneficial to society.  Agree or disagree.

The final exam is one week today.  Right now there are a possible 6 questions that could be on the exam.  I will pick 3 of those questions and you must answer all 3.  Please note, you may not bring in any notes to this exam.  Also, you must write in blue or black ink.  Lastly, you need to remember your textbook.

June 10, 2015

Today we looked at the Industrial Revolution and all the inventions during the time (slides 1-33 of Industrialization-Good).

There will be a unit quiz on Friday consisting of one question:  The Industrial Revolution beneficial to society.  Agree or disagree.  Students may bring in notes to write this in class essay.

June 8, 2015

Today we talked about Bill C-24 – the government’s new amendments to the citizenship act.  We talked about the ramifications of the bill.  Any student who wishes to write a letter to the government giving their opinion of the bill will get bonus marks.

Then we began our discussion of the Industrial Revolution, wish a discussion of agriculturalrevolution.

Tomorrow we will be in the library.  Please meet in the library at the beginning of the class.