Tuesday, 28 May 2013

Health Project for Gr7 and Gr8 Boys

Drug Awareness Brochure Project

Project Description:

You will be researching and reporting on ONE of the drugs listed below.  You should prepare and organize your information into a brochure format that you can submit to your teacher. Students will work individually. The brochure  must include the following items:

1.   Title: Drug name, Student names

2.   Report in recent article: find and read a recent article on your topic.  Create a numbered list of 5 facts from the article.  Below the list, write 5 to 7 sentence summary paragraph on the article. Make sure a proper citation is on the bottom of the page.

3.   List 2 facts about your drug and teenagers, 2 facts that could be used in public service announcement or commercial discouraging the use of your drug, 2 statistics that focus on teenage usage, 5 short term effects of the drug, 5 long term effects of the drug.

4.   How is the drug used? (how is the drug brought into the body), What are the legal consequences of using this drug? ( court, fines, jail time)

5.   How would you recognize (signs and symptoms, try to find 3) the use of this drug in a family member or friend?

6.   Pictures and graphics related to the topic.


This project will be worth 20 marks based on the attached rubric.


·         Cannabis
·         Stimulants
·         Narcotics
·         Hallucinogens
·         Steroids
·         Depressants
·         Inhalants
·         Legal prescription drugs
(Ritalin, Oxycontin, etc.)

Your project will need a bibliography, on a separate piece of paper.  Please include a title for your bibliography and list all your resources.

Due Date: Monday June 3rd , 2013

Friday, 17 May 2013

Today Homework, May 17th, 2013

Worksheets 495 and 460 due Tuesday May 21st

Ch11 Quiz is Friday May 24th
Read lessons 11.1, 11.2, 11.3
Review TB pages 316, 323, 332, 335
Review WB pages 168 to 181

WB page 12 BLM 4A, 4B and 5 due Tueday

Ch2 Test is Thursday May 23rd

Memorize Suart Yaseen Aya 65 to 70 due Wednesday May 22nd

Wednesday, 15 May 2013

Today Homework, May 15th 2013

WB pages 123, 124 due Tomorrow

Surat Yaseen Aya65 to 70 due Wednesday May 22nd

Media Test is Tomorrow

Tuesday, 14 May 2013

Today Homework, May 14th, 2013

WB pages 123 and 124 due tomorrow

Tr.Amal, write an essay about "التنكر" due tomorrow

Tr.Hoda, practice words on page 110 and 111

Monday, 13 May 2013

Today Homework, May 13th, 2013

WB page 122 due tomorrow

Write 15 line paragraph about the most important reasons that make you change your career due tomorrow


Tr.Seher, Finish handout teacher gave today

Friday, 10 May 2013

Tower Project Update

Al Salam Alikoum,

I sent popsicle sticks and clips today with one member from each group participating in the competition. For the coming two weeks the students have to work on constructing and painting the tower at home.

Deadline to submit towers is Friday May 24th. The tower MUST meet the following specifications:

-  Tower must be flat on top.
-  Tower height must be between 40 cm to 60 cm.
-  Maximum base size must be between 100 centimeter square to 225 centimeter square.  
-  Tower must support a minimum of 7 kg without yielding or failing.
-  Must use 100 popsicles or less.

Today Homework, May 10th, 2013

WB page 121 due Monday May 13th

TB page 332 questions 1 to 4 due Monday May 13th

Memorize Surat Yaseen Aya 55 to Aya 64, Test on Monday May 13th

Thursday, 9 May 2013

Today Homework, May 9th, 2013

Gauss Math Contest is Wednesday May 15th from 9AM to 10AM, all participants are encouraged to spend more time in practicing the online pervious contest packages.

Tr.Seher: write down paragraph 2 up to question marks
Tr.Hoda: memorize hhadeeth page 101 due Friday

Worksheet part 2 questions

Grammer test tomorrow

Wednesday, 8 May 2013

Today Homework, May 8th, 2013


Ch6 integers quiz postponed to tomorrow, May 9th


Memorize surat Yassen, Aya 55 to 64 due Monday May 13th

A message from Tr.Nermin, Focus of the Future "Penny Drive"

JK1 Class Proudly Presents;


Focus for the Future 


!!!!!! PENNY DRIVE !!!!!!


The class with the most pennies collected will enjoy JUMBO FREEZIES provided by the JK1 class!!!


That jar of pennies you have collecting dust?

The loose change under the couch?

You can't spend those pennies at the store, 

but you CAN spend them on the future generation! 

Let the kids have fun searching their home for pennies!

Be a leader in your community and help us reach our goal for funding the school!

Bring your pennies (and other loose change too!) to school between Monday May 13 - Thursday May 17

Tuesday, 7 May 2013

Today Homework, May 7th, 2013

- Ch6 Integers quiz tomorrow period 2, No calculators will be allowed.

-Satire Cartoon questions 1 to 8 due tomorrow


Gr8 students spent the last 25 min today at the school gym, where boys played soccer and girls played basketball.

DayCare Pasta Sale, Tr.Farah


Salams Dearest Parents,

Please support the Daycare pasta sale by sending money with your child next Thursday in order for him/her to purchase a plate from the yummiest pasta ever, it is hand made by teachers Farah, Aisha, Najat, Asma, and Hiba!

To Fundraise for our new school & the Youth Centre

Please support the daycare Pasta sale:


When:  Thursday, May 16th

Time: 9:00 to 12:30

Where: The sale will take place in the Gym

Price: $2.00 or $2.50 with Juice


Moms & Teachers, You do not have to cook on that day! Come pick up your lunch from Mac preschool and child care!!


Family size for $5


Thank you for your cooperation,
Jazakom Allah khayran

Monday, 6 May 2013

Today Homework, May 6th, 2013


- HW worksheets 379, 383 and 387 due tomorrow
- Ch6 Integers quiz is Wednesday May 8th, no calculators will be allowed.


- Ch10 quiz is Tuesday May 7th
- TB page 323 questions 1,2,3 due Friday May 10th

Islamic Studies:

TB page D37 questions 1 to 7 due Wednesday

Friday, 3 May 2013

Today Homework, May 3rd, 2013

- Integers Quiz is Wednesday May 8th, practice addition, subtraction, multiplication and division without using calculators. No Calculator will be allowed in the Quiz.

- HW TB page 316 questions 1,2,3 and 5 due Monday May 6th
- Ch10 Quiz is Tuesday May 7th
Read lessons 10.l, 10.2 and 10.3
Review WB pages 152 to 165
Review TB pages 189, 297, 302, 304 and 305

Thursday, 2 May 2013

Today Homework, May 2nd, 2013

-Worksheets 185, 186 and 190 due tomorrow
- Gauss Math Contest is Wednesday May 15th, 9 am to 10 am.

Tr.Hoda, Finish TB page 98

- Ch2 part1 questions due Thursday May 9th
- Geography test on Monday May 6th

WB page 6

Wednesday, 1 May 2013

Today Homework, May 1st, 2013

Memorize Ay 48 to 54 Surat Yaseen, Memorization Test On Monday May 6th, 2013