Ms. H. Aulakh

Hello world! Welcome to my school blog. haulakh@vsb.bc.ca

   Sep 10

HELLO! WELCOME BACK!

WELCOME BACK OR TO THE GRADE 8s AND ANYONE NEW TO THE SCHOOL – WELCOME!  PLEASE TAKE A MINUTE TO GET FAMILIAR WITH MY BLOG BECAUSE YOU WILL BE USING IT A LOT THIS YEAR. 

  1. PERMANENT TABS at the top for each grade – these have worksheets and links that you can access all year
  2. SEARCH BAR – to find something specific
  3. CALENDAR – so you can check homework dates and also see when I posted
  4. RECENT POSTS – for a fast way to get to the most recent homework
  5. TAG CLOUD along the right – these are tags that I use the most in my post

   Jun 11

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due 

  1. The OutsidersJune 13th/June 17th
    1. Novel Test 
    2. Novel must be returned
    3. Tuff Talks #1-9 (Tuff Talk #8 – Life Situations & Advice; Tuff Talk #9 – Book Review)
    4. Potluck!

   Jun 11

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due

  1. F451 – 
    1. Presentation – June 17th
    2. Potluck??

   Jun 11

ENGLISH 10 – 1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due 

  1. TKAM – June 13th/14th
    1. Novel must be returned!
    2. Novel Unit Test
    3. Questions Pkg Collection

   Jun 11

ENGLISH 11 -1.1/2.4

HOMEWORK: Due

  1. Short Stories Text – bring it. It must get collected or you will be charged for it.
  2. Narrative Mini-Lesson
    1. 2.4 – Handout by June 13th; presentation June 14th
    2. 1.1 – Handout by June 14th; presentation June 17th

   Jun 10

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed

  1. The Outsiders – 
    1. Quiz #3 – Chp. 7-10
    2. Finish the book – all Qs
    3. Finish all worksheets – will be collected
    4. Tuff Talk #7 – Media, Challenges, and all the Expectations
  2. Novel Unit TestNovel will be collected the day of the TEST
    1. 1.2 – Thurs 13th
    2. 2.1 – Tues 18th
  3. Double Block Day
    1. Unit Test
    2. Movie
    3. POTLUCK!!

   Jun 10

ENGLISH 10 -1.4/2.2

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed

  1. NOVEL will be COLLECTED on the day of your UNIT TEST (Double Blocks)
  2. TKAM – 
    1. Quiz #4 –  Chp. 22-31
    2. Worksheets – Character, Conflict, Theme – DUE – these will help you prepare for the quiz & novel test
    3. Cycle of Oppression – Good copy due
  3. Novel Unit test – 
    1. Block 1.4 – June 13th
    2. Block 2.2 – June 14th
  4. TKAM – Useful videos to help you study for the novel unit test – during double block class
    1. Characters
    2. Themes
    3. Crash Course: TKAM
    4. Crash Course: Race, Class, and Gender

   Jun 07

OVERDUE BOOKS!

ALL BORROWED BOOKS MUST BE RETURNED BY MONDAY MORNING 

OR YOU WILL HAVE TO DEAL WITH THE OFFICE. YOU WILL BE GIVE A FEES OWING FORM.


   Jun 07

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues

  1. F451– 
    1. UNIT TEST
    2. Novel collect
    3. Anticipation Guide – Reflection – write a paragraph (double space, pen) about 2-3 ideas that you change your opinion on and WHY you changed your mind. Make sure you reference the novel in your explanation.

   Jun 07

ENGLISH 11-1.1/2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Mon/Tues

  1. The Lady, or the Tiger” 
    1. Story Notes
    2. Story Qs
  2. Narratives Project-Presentation – you will be doing your mini lesson during your double block class. The handout for your presentation needs to get to me AT LEAST 1 class in advance – Block 2.4 June 13th – Block 1.1 – June 14th