Algonquin Analysis

For their science summatives, the grade 10 students presented their findings from the Algonquin expedition. Each group analyzed a specific aspect of the park; examples of topics included dissolved oxygen, soil type, water pH, birds, mammals, trees, soil pH, water ions and others. They communicated their findings through a formal scientific paper and a 15-minute presentation to the class in …

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History Summatives

This week, the grade 10 history students presented their history summative project. Students each chose a topic and put together a visual timeline of its evolution in Canada throughout the past century. Topics that were presented include technology, immigration, and the economy.

Enthralling Literature

This week, the grade 10 English students participated in a literature circle discussion. Students chose novels written by Canadian authors, such as Station Eleven, The Book of Negroes, and Lullabies for Little Criminals. They discussed topics like racial discrimination, the fragility of civilization, and Indigenous peoples’ issues.

pH Experiments

This week, the grade 10 science students continued to monitor their potential of hydrogen (pH) experiment. They planted radishes and watered each plant with different acidities to test the effects of acid rain on vegetation.