Historical Book Talks

The grade 10 English class conducted book talks on one of a selection of texts related to WWII. Students discussed aspects of their chosen book, such as themes or symbols, in groups of 4 or 5. They will prepare and present a picture and quotes that are significant to their text.

Complex Calculations

The grade 10 math class began their unit on imaginary numbers this week. They performed calculations involving imaginary numbers and learned about the implications of imaginary numbers in the graphs of functions. Next, they will begin studying graphing on an imaginary plane.

Up Up and Away

The grade 10 ICS students created programs which depicted rockets blasting off into space. They learned how to import backgrounds, graphics, and audio files into their code to enhance their programs. In the next few weeks, they will begin learning about the advantages of using arrays to manage data sets.

Roaring into the Twenties

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.