June 6th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Our webpage is thankfully back up and running! Students should be working on the following items at home: Their year end LID projects for the showcase on the 27th of June. Students should be reading up to page 234 by the end of the week.  Students will be asked to compare the main themes of this novel with our Catholic …

May 4th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Dear Grade 7 Families, Congratulations to the Grade 7 class for their excellent performance in today’s poetry recital.  Thank you for your support! The element project is due this upcoming Wednesday.  Please see the criteria and rubric bellow. Students should read up to page 61 in Wonder. The music presentations are on May 17th. Students should be counting to develop …

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 …