The grade 10 English and history class began their unit on the Roaring Twenties by studying the decade’s culture, technology, and significance. To complement their learning, they began reading F. Scott Fitzgerald’s The Great Gatsby. Next week, the students will engage in a speakeasy where they will take on the role of a significant figure from the 20s.
The grade 10 ICS class learned about coding loops and conditional statements in Java. They will use their knowledge in an upcoming “Blast Off” project, where they will animate a rocket ship taking off and flying through space. Next week, the students will be researching and presenting potential careers related to computer science.
The grade 10 English class prepared and performed productions based on Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar. Each group chose an individual scene to analyze and re-enact in detail, focusing on themes and characters. The students prepared shortened versions of the script to show their interpretations and summaries of the scenes they chose.