The TDSB curling season has begun, and the boys curling team from MGCI recently won their first match of the season. The team faced off against Victoria Park CI and managed to wrestle a 7-4 win from them. Students learned about teamwork, cooperation, and the physics of curling.
This week, the grade 11 TOPS students participated in a chemistry activity where they explored the different organic chemistry families. They were provided with clue cards depicting a variety of organic compounds and had the task of identifying reoccurring patterns in each organic family.
On November 24, AP Physics C and Astronomy students visited UTIAS, the University of Toronto Institute for Aerospace Studies. The students learned about the concepts behind aerodynamics, plane design, mathematical simulation techniques, solar wings, the university’s Soyuz-launched satellites, and biomimicry in a series of lectures from the university’s graduate-level researchers …
This week, the Grade 10 Computer Science class was introduced to the fundamentals of networking concepts and binary numbers. They explored the uses of Unshielded Twisted Pair (UTP), coaxial, and fiber optic cables.