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Angel of the North

Angel of the North by Blake Debassige In this painting, The Angel of the North by Ojibwa artist Blake Debassige, we can see how some First Nations artists are integrating the spiritual traditions of their own people with those of … Continue reading

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Supporting English Language Learners

Links collected from ESL PD in September 2017 by Sherri Johnston & Marie Wood (Edmonton) Supporting English Language Learners: https://sites.google.com/s/0BxSnLb5DGYeWNndINk1aU2w5dW8/p/0BxSnLb5DGYeWWkppRU43LTRKTjA/preview?authuser=0 Characteristics of ELL (BICS vs CALP): https://sites.google.com/s/0BxSnLb5DGYeWNndINk1aU2w5dW8/p/0BxSnLb5DGYeWb1pMeER4VzB1UTA/preview?authuser=0 Woodcock-Munoz Language Survey Tools: http://www.hmhco.com/hmh-assessments/bilingual/woodcock-munoz Benchmarks: http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/eslapb/printable_benchmarks.html How to use benchmarks: http://www.learnalberta.ca/content/eslapb/documents/How_to_Use_the_Alberta_K_12_ESL_Proficiency_Benchmarks.pdf Tracking … Continue reading

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ELA 20-1 Final Exam

DIRECTIONS: Write a well-organized composition on the topic below. Write an essay, arguing how a Canadian poem you have studied is indeed “rooted in Canada and has drawn its essential characteristics from there”(Northrop Frye – from “Preface to ‘The Bush … Continue reading

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Journey of Discovery

Describe and discuss Taylor’s journey of discovery. As you write your composition, remember to: In your introduction, give the title and author of the text. Give specific examples, reasons, and details from the text to explain Taylor’s journey of discovery. … Continue reading

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Siser ColorPrint

Take careful notice of which hype of Siser ColorPrint Heat transfer material you are using “ColorPrint Soft” and “ColorPrint Extra” are very different! https://www.siserna.com/colorprint-soft No mask, 311 degrees, 15 sec. https://www.siserna.com/colorprint-extra Needs a mask, but final print is very “wysiwyg”. … Continue reading

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Illustrator Cutlines

How to add cutline in Illustrator to print/cut in Roland VersaWorks? I. Create the sticker “cloud” outline, II. Add the outline to the original, III. then add a cutline. I. Create the background cloud outline Live trace in 3 colours … Continue reading

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No One Can Serve Two Masters

Read Matthew 6:24-34. In this Gospel reading, before Jesus tells his listeners not to worry, he says “No one can serve two masters.” Who is Jesus refering to? One master is God(Love), surely, but who is the other? Could Jesus … Continue reading

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Am I Strong Enough?

The tradition of the Catholic Church lists seven gifts of the holy spirit. Each gift is  a part of what St. Paul calls the greatest spiritual gift – the gift of love (1 Corinthians 13:13) Wisdom 1 Kings 3:16-28 2 … Continue reading

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What do they expect of me now?

What do they expect of me now? Write about yourself as you enter into Grade 8. Consider these questions to get you organized in your writing: Are you excited or scared? What does being in Grade 8 mean to you? … Continue reading

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RS35 Independent Study

The following is a list of links to all the reflections, assignments and projects you need to complete your Religion 35 independent study course. TOPIC ONE: WORLD RELIGIONS       World Religions Project TOPIC TWO: ETHICS 1.  Utilitarianism vs. Altruism (organ donors) … Continue reading

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Who is my family?

Humanity holds a special place in this work for the world. We humans are not just statistics, we are creatures with an infinite dignity conferred on us by the Creator. So much of the discussion of climate change and how … Continue reading

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2016 ELA 10 Final Exam

Consider the following two pages of prompts. Then complete ONE the writing assignments. Equality–Pain and Pride   Environment and Technology–Reality and Responsibility   Assignment (choose one): Write a narrative or essay in which you examine the pain and pride in … Continue reading

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Conscience

Survey: <!]]>Take Our Survey Bible Readings: Skim these Scripture passages. Pick one that appeals to you and summarize its main point, tell how it relates to the theme “Understanding Conscience”, list one or two thoughts that entered your mind when … Continue reading

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What Being Human Means

Survey: <!]]>Take Our Survey   Bible Readings: Skim these Scripture passages. Pick one that appeals to you and summarize its main point, tell how it relates to the theme “Whose Truth?”, list one or two thoughts that entered your mind … Continue reading

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Whose Truth?

<!]]>Take Our Survey   Skim these Scripture passages. Pick one that appeals to you and  summarize its main point, tell how it relates to the theme “Whose Truth?”, list one or two thoughts that entered your mind when you read … Continue reading

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