June 14th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 Families, The end of the year is fast approaching! A few important notes. Permission forms for the year end field trip to Big Splash Water park on Monday, June 25th were sent home today.  Please read through these and return them by this upcoming Wednesday. As we gradually work our way through our Theology of the Body …

June 12th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 Families, All Theology of the Body parent packages can be returned to the school. Students should complete their artifact analysis of this image using this worksheet by tomorrow. Wonder should now be completed and student should be brainstorming connections between this unit and the Catholic faith.

June 8th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 Families, A few notes as we head into the weekend: Students are to complete the the Pg. 72 math worksheet on two-step equations for Monday While reading Wonder, students have been asked to make note of any connections between events and themes within the novel and the Catholic Faith.  Ex. How could Auggie embody the Beatitudes? Any …

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 27th, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 Families, The integer unit test will be taking place on Friday, May the 4th.  This test will include both word problems alongside numerical questions.  Practice materials were distributed last week and earlier this week.  Additional practice resources can be found here:  http://order of operations worksheets no exponents  http://www.hanlonmath.com/pdfFiles/resource_985.pdf https://www.khanacademy.org/math/algebra-basics/basic-alg-foundations/alg-basics-order-of-operations/e/order_of_operationsExtra-help will be offered Monday, Wednesday and Thursday during Lunch or by appointment. The order of operations …

April 26, 2018

Mr. Nicola Salvino Grade 7

Hello Grade 7 Families, The integer unit test will be taking place on Friday, May the 4th.  This test will include both word problems alongside numerical questions.  Practice materials were distributed last week and earlier this week.  Extra-help will be offered tomorrow during Lunch or by appointment. The order of operations package “G” will be checked for completion on Monday. Students should memorize the poem …