Sunday, April 08, 2007

April 9-13

Use this blogsite to see what work we will be doing and note homework assignments. I will give advance warning about tests here and inform you of their mark breakdwon.The assignments themselves will be posted on my website at: .

Note: Some but not all of the handout materials will also be made available over the Internet from this site. Also use the website to link to resources and read course and school information -- like course objectives, image galleries, and other information pertaining to my classes, or clubs and groups that I am affiliated with.

Sutherland has a license to access Discovery Channel's United Streaming video collection. Students may download or stream videos from the collection by going to . Use the passcode provided on your course outline to register. If you have lost it, see me for this information. Students are licensed to include this content within their own creations.

I have a student teacher this semester, Miss Hartigan, who is currently working with my grade 8s and regular grade 11s. She will also be posting information on her own blog and website. These can be found at for the blog and for the website.

Social Studies 8

Go to Miss Hartigan's blogsite for lesson plans at

Social Studies 11 (Regular)

Go to Miss Hartigan's blogsite for lesson plans at

Social Studies 11 (Honours)

  • Monday, April 9 - Easter Monday Holiday.
  • Tuesday, April 10 - Take up #1-3, p. 53. Hand in Geography Essay Assignment. Video & Questions: The Killing Ground. Read pp. 54-60. Do #1-6, p. 60.
  • Wednesday, April 11 - Take up homework. Complete video (if time needed). Trench warfare. Read sidebar, pp. 58-60. Do #1-3 (sidebar), p. 60.
  • Thursday, April 12 - Take up homework. The Conscription Crisis. Read article French Canada & Recruitment during the First World War Read the sidebar, pp. 50-51 & do #1-3, p. 51.
  • Friday, April 13 - Take up #1-3, p. 51. Literature of War Assignment. Using computers (if available) or handouts and library resources. 10 marks, due Monday.