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8L - Ms. Carlisle and Mr. Newcomb

Dear 8L Parent-Guardians and Students:

Welcome! We are thrilled to have you in our classes, and look forward to a fabulous year. Here is some general information and expectations for our pod.

Our contact information:

Mr. Newcomb  jay.newcomb@abbyschools.ca

Ms. Carlisle mariko.carlisle@abbyschools.ca

Remind: On your phone text the message @kg64fe to the number (778) 654-5716 or using  your web browser in the search bar type rmd.at/kg64fe and then follow the instructions. 

Communication is key: please sign up for Remind updates for announcements and homework information. Please ask to see your child’s Google Classroom to view assignments and activities. Also, monitor your child’s progress on Check my progress (log-in information to be emailed/sent home soon). Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

General Expectations

Practice and uphold our school values of R.E.S.P.E.C.T.

Be kind to each other, yourselves, and our school.

Give your best effort in everything you do.

    3. BYOD Information

Google Classroom - class activities and assignments will be posted here. If you are absent, check GClassroom first.

Please bring your Chromebook to all classes and charge it every night at home.

We will be using our Chromebooks daily and will be using a variety of platforms including G-Suite, Kahoot, Socrative, Duolingo, etc.

If you choose not to send your child with a Chromebook, one will be provided for your child based on availability.

   4. Assessment & Grading

Assessment and Grading will be standards-based (Exceeding, Fully Meeting, Minimally Meeting and Not Yet Meeting Expectations) on the curricular competencies. Rubrics as well as self and peer assessments will be used.

More information about the BC curriculum can be found here.

Thank-you! We are looking forward to a wonderful year with all of you. Please do not hesitate to contact us if you have any questions or concerns.

 

Sincerely,

Ms. Carlisle & Mr. Newcomb

Pod 8L