Situation: You did hear on a Global Television report that, the Honorable Prime Minister Justin Trudeau is proposing that Canada legalize marijuana. You are not sure where you stand on that topic and choose to research it further in order to write him a letter to share your thoughts and views on the topic.
Assignment: Please write a formal letter to the Honorable Justin Trudeau in response to his proposal to legalize marijuana in Canada. Send your letter to
Office of the Prime Minister 80 Wellington Street Ottawa, ON K1A 0A2
Monday September 12, 2016
Writer's workshop continued
Computer lab 11:45 - 1:10
Tuesday September 13, 2016 Situation: You are responsible for organizing an event at the school you attend. You have been put in charge of the small canteen that will sell snacks and drinks to attendees. Someone on the organizing committee feels strongly that fair trade coffee and snacks should be sold. The group must come to a final decision by having each member voice their opinion during a student council meeting chaired by the teachers and the principal of the school.
What is your final decision regarding the sale of coffee and chocolate at the concession stand. Please voice your opinion and vote in favor for or against the sale of fair trade products during the school's special event?
Hilroy copybook entry: I am against/for the sale of fair trade products during the school's special event.
Tuesday September 20, 2016
Pick your topic: Gun control, Pit Bulls, Cell phones
Debate: Topics provided
Hilroy copybook: Write a paragraph in your notebook stating your own opinion