In-Depth Blog Post #4

Hello! This is my fourth blog post for the In-Dept project, and in this week’s post, I will be discussing some progress that I’ve made on my skills, and how I’ve been using “How to Have a Beautiful Mind” by Edward de Bono to host more interesting conversations with my mentor! Progress Update In the […]

In-Depth Blog Post #3

Progress Update After my second In-Depth blog post, I completed the FizzBuzz challenge my mentor gave me, and have shown it to my mentor in our recent meeting. Here’s a screenshot of my code for the FizzBuzz challenge. If you have a C# interpreter, you can type in the code in the screenshot and see […]

In-Depth Blog Post #2

Disclaimer: Before you read the blog post, for some of the questions I answer, I am supposed to have recording clips of me and my mentor in a meeting as proof of me having agreeing, disagreeing, and differing. However, I didn’t provide those clips due to my mentor doesn’t wish to disclose any of his personal […]

In-Depth Blog Post #1

What is In-Depth?  The In-Depth project is the TALONS’ program final pillar of the school year. It is a 5-month long project in Leadership that spans from, January to May. In the project, we get to go in-depth on any topic we choose. The end goal is to have learnt a great deal in a field of activity, one which is usually not available in a school setting.   To […]

Core Competency Activity – BUILDING GRIT AND RESILIENCE

1. During Quarter 1, what went well for you? Explain. Examples: being back in the classroom, having only two courses, seeing my friends, keeping up with homework, playing volleyball, improving math, helping plan a virtual assembly, becoming more fit.  Somethings that went well for me in quarter one is that I adapted well to the amount and difficulty of the homework. Another thing that went well for me was finally being able to have in-person conversations […]

How to be a REAL Success Blog Post

What does “REAL” mean? REAL is an acronym that stands for:RelationshipsEquippingAttitudeLeadership The paragraphs Relationships My chosen principle for Relationships is “Follow the 101% principle.” The 101% principle is to find the 1% that everyone agrees on and give it 100% of the effort. The reason why this principle exists is that we as a society […]

Ecological Footprint

What is an Ecological Footprint? An ecological footprint is the impact of a person or community on the environment, shown as the amount of land needed to maintain their use of natural resources. What did we do? In our first semester in science 9 TALONS, we were given an Ecological Footprint calculator sheet, where we […]