Grade 7 - 8

Grade 7 / 8 News


Teacher: Mrs. Janet Davis

Last Revision:  May 3, 2018

Gym Days:  Tuesday & Thursday

Are you ready to be the leader of your own learning? Come each morning to be ready to work hard, to have fun and to honour our God with all you do.


Course Work

Bible - God's Dealings with Ancient Rome

         Daniel 2 and Luke 2

         Learning personal devotion practices in reading Scripture, meditating and note taking, listing         God's blessings and praying with thanksgiving                      


History - The Rise of Rome

               ** Early Rome  **  The leaders of Rome  **  The engineering feats of Rome  **                                   God's plan for Rome  **          


Geography - A study of Antarctica

             **  The great white continent  **  The tourist boom  **  The human impact  **  Who's in charge?  **  Do the rules work?  **                                        


Language Arts - Spelling, exercises and personal spelling list 

                                   Literature, Eight novels for The Race of the Readers

                                   Writing, Writing a concise biography                                                              


French - Vive les Passe-Temps!

              Le verbe irregulier - lire, present indicatif et passe compose

                  Les verbes reguliers - collectionner, dessiner, jouer, present indicatif et passe compose

                  Comment faire des descriptions. Le genre et le nombre du nom determinent la forme de l'adjectif. La majorite des adjectifs suivent le nom; certains adjectifs precedent le nom.


Math -

Science - We are building a low ropes course at MCS as part of our Structural Strength and Stability unit.  Here is an example video:

Phys. Ed - Bump, set, spike! We are finishing up our unit on volleyball next week.  After that, we will be starting a unit on baseball.  Batter up!

Dates to Remember -
  F. Apr.13 till F. May 11 - MacMillan fundraising for senior class year-end trip
  M. May 7 through F. May 18 - MAP testing
  T. May 8 - Race of the Readers competition
  Th. May 10 - MACE meeting
  F. May 11 - MacMillan orders due
  T. May 15 - Crew Day, Jump Rope for Heart
  M. May 21 - Victoria Day, no school
  Th. May 24 - Celebration of Learning, 6:30- 8:30
  M. May 28 - Community Service hours due 
  M. May 28 - W. May 30 - Light Up Your World
  T. May 29 - MacMillan delivery
  Th. May 31 - Movin' Up Day
French Vocabulary - voir unite 3
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