Geography Summative

This week, grade nine TOPS students are working on their geography summative projects. They are studying different industries such as waste management, mining, fishing, and agriculture as well as their effects on our environment. Through their research, they are gaining insight into increasingly pressing environmental problems.

Grade 9 TOPS Science Fair

Grade 9 TOPS students have recently presented their science fair projects, which they have been working on since September. Science Fair allows the students to share their knowledge with the class. Many of the students will be qualified to enter the School-wide Science Fair as well as the Toronto Science Fair.  

Integrating with Calculus

Grade 11 Calculus students are learning how to find the net signed area of a curve in a given region. Furthermore, calculus has shown them how to integrate physics and math together to solve position, velocity, and acceleration functions.

Short Story Seminars

This week, Grade 12 English classes began their student-led seminars on short stories from the 19th and 20th centuries. Students examined short stories ranging from Pushkin’s “The Queen of Spades” to Atwood’s “Death by Landscape” and guided their peers through them with lively, interactive presentations and formal discussions.

Bridge Tournament

This week, the grade 10 students attended their final bridge tournament at Partner’s Bridge Club. They have been learning to play bridge for the past year and a half, and have learned many of the conventions used in bridge.

Rocket Ship Programming

Explore the unlimited skies of outer space, as the grade 10 TOPS Computer Science students design their very own rocket ship program, consisting of sounds and graphics. Experience a rocket taking off, soaring into space and landing on a mysterious planet. 3, 2, 1, BLAST OFF!