Sunday, September 20, 2009

Room 24 Fun Stuff !

Here is a vid our class presented in Year 8 Assembly the other week ...

video

TERM 3: Week 10 (21 - 25 September) Reminders / Homework

Reminders:

• Please return KIWIATHON sponsorship money ASAP
• PERFORMANCE.NET sessions continue this week
• Japan trip - leave on TUESDAY. Have a good one Courtney.
• DISCO on THURSDAY.

Homework:

• Spelling
• Maths

Tuesday, September 8, 2009

TERM 3: Week 9 (14 - 18 September) Reminders / Homework

Reminders:

• Mufti Day and Wheels Day on MONDAY
• Bring back your KIWIATHON Sponsorship money ASAP

Homework:

• Learn your spelling words.
• Complete any maths your teacher has set you.
• Narrative - In your Homework books write a short story that follows the standard narrative structure: Orientation, Complication, Series of Events, Conclusion. It must demonstrate some character development as well. Don't forget to include some dialogue as well. Your story will be a crime mystery of some description to tie in with our ALJ. It will be due MONDAY next week.

Sunday, September 6, 2009

TERM 3: Week 8 (7 - 11 September) Reminders / Homework

Reminders:

• RAFFLE - perhaps you could volunteer to assist with the raffle this week?
• KIWIATHON Testing is on Friday. Have you got sponsors?
• You need to bring back your sponsorship forms
• 10 minute run will be on THURSDAY this week
• Wheels day next Monday - bring your money in this week as you will need a ticket.

Homework:

• Novel Studies
• Spelling
• Maths

Friday, August 28, 2009

TERM 3: Week 7 (31 - 4 September) Reminders / Homework

Reminders:

• Talent Quest starts this week - be in to win ...
• THURSDAY: Strike Percussion Session. Syn G (1:40 - 2:25)
• FRIDAY: Room 24 ASSEMBLY

Homework:

• Spelling
• Maths
• DARE Brochures to be completed by MONDAY next week.
• Reading your novel at home and bringing to school EACH day.
• Learn your KIWIATHON questions and answers.

Wednesday, August 26, 2009

Forensic Science

Our class is about to begin our study into Forensic Science as part of our ALJ. What Does Justice Look Like in NZ? Thanks to Mitch and Heinrich for putting together this short slideshow on the subject ... video

Sunday, August 23, 2009

Term 3: Week 6 (24 - 28 August) Reminders / Homework

Reminders

• Kiwiathon - Get sponsors and continue to learn your Q and As.
• Yr 8 Girls Vaccinations on TUESDAY
• Continue to practise mathletics ...

Homework

• Learn your spelling words.
• Complete any maths h/w your teacher has set you.
• DARE work. This is DUE Monday Week 8.

RESOURCES:

www.dare-america.com
www.drugfreeamerica.org
www.health.org
www.ideaweb.org
www.saynotodrugs.org

Don't forget to consult books, magazines, periodicals, encylopedias, people (health professionals)