Mr. Hallihan Notes

MATH HELP... Tuesday's at 12:30 - 1:00 & Wednesday's at 3:30 - 4:30


Posted: December 19, 2014

ECO-CHALLENGE PROJECT...Reminders Research Paper [Due TODAY] - If you are late, you must send it to me electronically (deduct 10% per day).                                                             E-mail...   Group Presentation - see note below for your group. We will be working on this starting today and continue to work on it when we return after the break. Presentations will be on January 13 & 14th...order to be decided on Monday, Jan. 12th.   Eco-Point Activities - inventory sheets will be collected on Friday, Jan. 9th.  All activities must be completed by Friday, Jan. 16th unless other arrangements have been made with Mr. Hallihan.

Posted: December 17, 2014

LAB - Fish Dissection Many thanks to Holly Labadie (Biologist with Miramichi Salmon Association) for helping us out with the lab today.  Also thanks to Cooke Aquaculture for providing two adult salmon and smolts for dissecting.  Check out the attached lesson for those of you who missed the lab.  Must pass in labelled fish diagram showing the external anatomy by Friday. Reminder of what needs to be done this week... 1)  People still owe their library plan from Monday (was due on Tuesday) 2)  Labelled salmon scale from lab on Tuesday (due today) 3)  Labelled salmon showing external anatomy (due by Friday) 4) RESEARCH PAPER (due tomorrow...Friday if there is a storm day) *  Those who were schedule to an elementary class tomorrow - we will reschedule until after the New Year if there is a storm day.  
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Posted: December 16, 2014

Finished Lab on the Salmon Scale...must complete handout and pass in tomorrow! Discussed research paper...use 'reference' tab in Microsoft Word to create work cited page and insert citations. Read Lab on Dissection of Smolt for tomorrow!  Anyone intersted in dissecting the Adult Salmon we will be doing this during Independent Study - go to the Biology Lab.
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Posted: December 16, 2014

Shale Gas & Oil Transportation #1 - Brandon, Megan Hare, Meagan Holmes Shale Gas & Oil Transportation #2 - Cassandra, Ryan, David, Katelyn Salmon Population & ISA - Caleb, Chantal, Chelsea, Brooke Species at Risk & Deforestation - Candace, Devan, Tyrone, Cody NOTES:  Presentation Needs...   Introduction                                                 Individual Topics                                                 Activity (5 minutes max)                                                 Closing/Summary                                                 *  20 - 25 minutes in length 

Posted: December 15, 2014

Library Day...last day to work on research paper before the due date on Thursday.

Posted: December 12, 2014

Discussion of research paper & presentation.  Also looked into upcoming Salmon Scale lab and did a demo in the lab.  Monday we are in librray to work on paper and/or eco-points.  Presentation groups will picked too!
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Posted: December 9, 2014

Guest Speaker - Tim Humes from Canoe/Kayak NB Topic - Ancient Portage Trails Website -

Posted: December 8, 2014

We focused on the history of the Miramichi River by checking out some related sure to go to Great Canadian Rivers if you want any further information.  Also discussed the migration of the Atlantic Salmon.
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Posted: December 5, 2014

Guest Speakers...Ms. Jeannie Bartibogue and her nephew speaking about First Nations Environmental Viewpoints.

Posted: December 4, 2014

Library Day...working on research paper and/or eco-point activities.

Posted: December 3, 2014

River Restoration and Habitat Protection...check out the lesson and links to some videos. Tomorrow we are in the library - bring work for research paper and/or eco-point activities!
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Posted: December 2, 2014

Check out the notes on Reading the Water - Characteristics & Flow AND Heatlthy Rivers.  I also posted the video of Charlie's Heritage Pictures of our Woods and Waters.
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Posted: December 1, 2014

Discussed the Miramichi Watershed and some of the groups who have a vested interest in protecting them.

Posted: November 28, 2014

We were in the activities and/or research paper.
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Posted: November 26, 2014

Freshwater Fish of Atlantic Canada PowerPoint...check it out!