Ms. H. Aulakh

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   Nov 08

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed LP – Unit #1 – 2 Review pages & 2 Using What You’ve Learned pages Step 1: Using one colour, do ALL the questions you KNOW, skip the ones you don’t know Step 2: Using a second colour, do all the questions you skipped, but LOOK BACK to the lessons for help […]

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   Nov 05

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Wed/Thurs LP #9 – start to review for the unit test in about 10 days – end of next week Plot Graph worksheet – “Zlateh the Goat” – Use pencil, do your best to fill this in. You should be able to fill in the setting and characters and conclusion, no problem. Use […]

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   Oct 31

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.1

HOMEWORK: Due Monday/Tuesday LP #7-8 Setting Pkg: “Zlateh the Goat” Qs #9 & #1-3 [Homework due Friday 1.2 – LP #7, Story Qs #5-8, Setting in Zlateh the Goat worksheet]

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   Oct 31

ENGLISH 9 – 2.4

HOMEWORK: Due Friday LP #70-71 – And for those of you who didn’t bother to do your LP homework on Wednesday, DO NOT repeat this. Values Pkg: Just & Fair Read, highlight Qs in package Q #4 – Is “justice” always fair? Explain with examples. Q #5 – Is “fairness” always just” Explain with examples.  […]

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   Oct 25

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Mon (Block 1.2) LP #3-4 Notebook: p. 8 – BLT Paragraph Outline “Similarities” Look over p. 7 where we brainstormed. Choose your TOP 3 similarities & put them from weakest to strongest ideas Write your first similarity in sentence form for Point 1. Then follow it with 1-2 sentences with examples/details from the story and the song. Then fill in the other […]

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   Oct 23

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs/Mon LP #1-2 (Block 1.2 – LP #3-4) Notebook: p. 8 – BLT Paragraph Outline “Similarities” Look over p. 7 where we brainstormed. Choose your TOP 3 similarities & put them from weakest to strongest ideas Write your first similarity in sentence form for Point 1. Then follow it with 1-2 sentences with examples/details […]

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   Oct 22

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Tues/Wed LP– Lessons # 1-2 Notebook:  p. 5 – “Autumntime” Basic Plot – fill in the main events that happened in the beginning, middle, and end of the story p. 7 – “Autumntime” and “Big Yellow Taxi” Similarities – In note form, fill in  details about the story and the song. In the […]

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   Oct 15

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Thurs LP – Lessons #6-10 – Here’s a link to common idioms & their meanings –> English Idioms Unit #1 Test – Wednesday Unit #1 Workbook check – Wednesday Values Pkg – add to your answers for the Friendship reading to prepare for your next written response

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   Oct 11

ENGLISH 9 – 1.3

HOMEWORK: Due Monday LP lessons #1-5  Values Pkg – Read & highlight #2 Friendship reading Do Qs #3-5 AND the Qs #1-4 that you copied off the board. Remember this is about YOU and your thoughts on friendship. Here are a couple of videos to get you thinking about what friendship is Sesame Street: What […]

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   Sep 26

ENGLISH 8 – 1.2/2.3

HOMEWORK: Due Friday/Monday LP $15 & notebook  Course Outline – read (with parents) and sign Get all SUPPLIES Late Bio-poems – good copy = typed or in pen AND make a great first impression by taking your time and being proud of you finally hand in Here’s a short video about short stories —> Short Story Elements explained BLOCK […]

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