Humanities

September 21-24

Homework for Monday:  Part I of the Comparing and Contrasting 1918 Pandemic to 2020 COVID Pandemic is due.  Students will work on and complete Part II in class this week (due date to be determined).  All resources for the project can be found under the Content section - Social Studies folder.

Students are asked to have a book to read for next week.  The E-Library and sign-out form can be found on the homepage (this page) of D2L.

This week students will be learning about the political spectrum and Federal political party platforms.  They will also be discussing "What does it mean to be Canadian?".  Do we have a national Canadian Identity, or are our identities mostly region?

No school Friday - PD day.

September 14-18

Homework due Monday - Mask assignment.  The assignment can be found on d2l.  This week we will be starting a project comparing and contrasting the historical 1918 pandemic to modern day.  Student will be selecting information from primary and secondary sources and organizing into a graphic organizer in the first part of the assignment.  They will then apply their knowledge and understanding by making a two persuasive products, each being from the two different time periods.  We will also start looking at the political spectrum in preparation for learning about the Federal government.

September 8-11

This week students will be working on an assignment that asks them to express a message that they would like to convey to the world by creatively designing a mask.  We will also be looking at issues for Canadians and students will express their opinions on a variety of issues via a google form as to collect data and discuss our point of views.


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RT @UsihChristopher: Important: Parents/guardians are required to assess students daily for symptoms of COVID-19 before the start of the school day using the daily screening questionnaire (checklist), available here: https://t.co/8Ma0f3SY62 Anyone who is experiencing symptoms cannot enter a school. https://t.co/YLWf6mf1iz

Students registered for hub online will receive an email by end of day Wednesday with a teacher introduction, info about how and where to log in and more. Check https://t.co/ee2XFbs1qB for more details. #cbehub #yycbe https://t.co/7MiZG7UAE0

Today is the first public Board meeting of the 2020-21 school year. We invite you to stream the meeting online starting at noon https://t.co/nvCl1fNgoJ #yycbe https://t.co/dNj3EMkOpC

The Ship to Shore program was piloted in three of our schools last year, connecting CBE students with the Royal Canadian Navy, HMCS Calgary and HMCS Tecumseh. https://t.co/SHtygBolKh #WeAreCBE @HMCSNCSMCalgary @RoyalCanNavy https://t.co/CCXMTngmgZ