“I can do all things through him who gives me strength”

- Philippians 4:13

About Mr. Nicola SalvinoBA, BEd

Mr. Nicola Salvino graduated from the University of British Columbia with degrees in Geography and Education. He was part of the International Baccalaureate Module which focused on concept-based, inquiry-driven and student-centered teaching. Guided by key concepts and transdisciplinary themes, teachers create enriching, hands-on learning opportunities that promote discovery His passions include the outdoors, languages, and soccer. Mr. Salvino is excited to have the opportunity to teach Grade 7 in the St. Michael's community.

“"Don't count the days, make the days count." - Muhammad Ali”

Recent Posts

May 3rd, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

1.The math integer unit test will be taking place tomorrow.  Practice materials were distributed over the course of the past few weeks.  These packages provide a good idea of what to expect from both the word problems and order of operations questions.  Additional practice material can be found here http://www.hanlonmath.com/pdfFiles/resource_985.pdf as well as here https://www.math-drills.com/orderofoperations/ooo_mdas_integers_foursteps_negative_001.php. 2.  The chemistry element poster is due on Wednesday …

April 18th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Our course blog is finally back online! Tomorrow, all students should bring a poem to share with a classmate as well as dress in their cultural attire. The science element poster will be collected next Wednesday. A draft of the Socials inquiry question is due Friday. A math package on order of operations with integers was given yesterday and will …

April 20th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 Families The integer unit test will be taking place on May the 5th.  Practice materials were distributed Wednesday and today with more to come next week.  The material provided today will be checked for completion on Tuesday.  Extra-help is offered Wednesday and Friday during Lunch or by appointment. The ancient Greece “isolation” worksheet will be collected on Monday. Students should …

April 19th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Students were asked to complete a an integer package for Friday.  This document contains a mixture of notes and practice problems ranging in difficulty.  The first 6 pages of the package should provide students with a good idea of the kinds of questions that will be asked on the unit test in early May.  The 7th page of the package is …

April 18th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Students were asked to complete a an integer package for Friday.  This document contains a mixture of notes and practice problems ranging in difficulty.  The first 6 pages of the package should provide students with a good idea of the kinds of questions that will be asked on the unit test in early May.  The 7th page of the package is …

April 17th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 families, Students should be working on the following items: The two order of operations with intergers worksheets will be checked over tomorrow.  Students with questions should attend extra-help tomorrow at lunch. The poems that will be performed for literacy week should be rehearsed. Students who are decorating their name popsicle sticks has been asked to finish these by …

April 11th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 Families, The following items have been assigned for homework: A rough draft of the narrative poem is to be completed by tomorrow.  Poems should be at least 150 words and include at minimum three effective poetic devices (students have received a handout with several examples of these).  Please see the attached rubric for more detail on what …

April 10th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Students should complete corrections on the most recent Mathematics activity. Any supplies needed for development of Learning in Depth projects may be brought to school tomorrow. Any outstanding angle activities must be submitted tomorrow.

April 9th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Students should compete the Angles worksheet for Monday The name angle activity will be collected on Tuesday. Please see the example below. The alliteration page of the poetic devices package is also due on Tuesday.

April 6th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Students should compete the Angles worksheet for Monday The name angle activity will be collected on Tuesday. Please see the example below. The alliteration page of the poetic devices package is also due on Tuesday.