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Posted: November 19, 2015

Complete video response.  Due Dates: 7F and 7L - Tuesday, November 24th; 8M - Wednesday, November 25th; 8C - Thursday, November 26th

Posted: May 8, 2015

Travel brochures are due on Thursday, May 14th.

Posted: February 24, 2015

Heritage Fair projects are due the end of March (see dates below).  All students will be holding weekly meetings with me to discuss their progress.  Final products may be presented in format of student's choice - three way board, power point, skit, etc.8R - projects due March 26th7F - projects due March 30th7L - projects due March 31st  

Posted: February 6, 2015

Project on Atlantic Canada due Thursday, February 19th.  Atlantic Canada 1.    Label your map with each province’s name and the capital city.2.    Find the absolute location of four places (one for each province), excluding capital cities, in Atlantic Canada.  Locate and label this place on your map.  Research and write down one interesting fact about each location. (On a separate sheet of paper or slide, write the name, coordinates, and the interesting fact)3.    Describe the relative location of Atlantic Canada in the Canadian, North American, and International context.4.    Create a bar graph, ordering the Atlantic Provinces by size.  Create a second bar graph, ordering the Atlantic Provinces by population.5.    a) What time zone do we live in? b)    If the Edmonton Oilers have a home game beginning at 7:00 PM, what time will it be televised in Miramichi? c)     A business person is flying from Moncton to Gander, and the trip takes 2 hours.  What time will they arrive in Gander? BONUS: Select one of the Atlantic provinces.  Using your textbook (pp. 24 – 29), the video we watched, and the internet, describe the geography of the province you have selected.  Explain how the geography of the province may have affected settlement and the economy. You will be given two class periods to work on this project. Choices of presenting: paper, power point, video presentation, labelled illustrations, etc.  Due Thursday, February 19, 2015

Posted: September 30, 2014

8R - Test on government - Thursday, October 2nd7F and 7L - Test on Government - Tuesday, October 7th

Posted: May 27, 2014

7R - Project on your province or territory due Tuesday, June 3, 20147F - Project on your province or territory due Friday, June 6th

Posted: May 8, 2014

Test on Canada - May 15th - provinces and territories, capital cities, regions of Canada, political leaders, Confederation
Culture of Atlantic Provinces project due Wednesday, May 21st.

Posted: April 7, 2014

Project due Monday, April 14th.
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Posted: February 12, 2014

Chinese New Year assignment on Your Dragon is due on Wednesday, February 19th, 2014.

Posted: December 11, 2013

Social Studies Projects on the 2014 Sochi Olympics are due on the following dates:8M - Jan 13th, 20147R - Jan. 14th, 20147F - Jan. 15th, 2014

Posted: November 14, 2013

Project on Hydraulic Fracturing due Wednesday, November 20th
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Posted: November 7, 2013

Social Studies project of Hydraulic Fracturing due on Thursday, Nov. 14th.
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Friday, June 7th - 7C-S projects dueMonday, June 14th - 7M projects due

Posted: May 21, 2013

Tuesday, May 28th - 7C-S test on  Canada - provinces and territories and capital cities, water bodiesWednesday, May 29th - 7M - test on Canada - provinces and territories and capital cities, water bodies