June 27 News

27 Jun

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Click here to read about how a minor hockey coach tripped a player.

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You are invited to a potluck party . . . Updated

26 Jun

Click here to read about our party that we will have on Thursday.

Click here to look at the chart of what everyone is bringing to the party. We have many people bringing juice, so if a couple of students could bring something else, I would really appreciate it.

Computer Lab

26 Jun

Russell Peters is a Canadian stand-up comedian.  He often makes jokes and tells funny stories about different Canadians.  In this video, he is talking about how his dad wants to become more Canadian. You can practice your pronunciation by imitating him or you can practice  listening an liswriting by using it as a dictation.

Click here to watch a CBC special program about Canada. In this clip, CBC asks Canadians the difficult question, “What is Canada?” After you watch the video, try to write and say sentences about Canada using “not only . . . but also”.

CANADA DAY QUIZZES

1. How much do you know about Canada? Take these 3 quizzes.

2. How much do you know about Canada? Take this quiz from CBC.

3. How much do you know about Canadian geography? Take this quiz.

4. How much do you know about Canada? Take this quiz.

LISTENING

1. Listen to someone talk about Canada.

2. Listen to someone talk about Canadian cities.

3. Click here to watch a short video about the Haida story, “Raven’s Call”.  This story was written by Bill Reid, a famous Canadian artist.

GRAMMAR

1. Grammar Practice: So/Such . . . that

2. Grammar Practice: So/Such . . . that

June 26 News

26 Jun

Click here to read about flooding in B.C.

Watch a video about the flooding in B.C.

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June 25 News

25 Jun

Click here to read about a grade-12 prank.

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22 Jun

Click here to read about the Jazz Festival in Gastown this weekend.

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Click here to read about the Greek Festival in Vancouver on July 24 on West Broadway in Kitsilano.

11 am – 9 pm

Greek Day in Vancouver!

What is Canada?

21 Jun

Click here to watch a CBC special program about Canada. In this clip, CBC asks Canadians the difficult question, “What is Canada?”

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