Eminent Learning Centre 2021

Hello, my name is Naomi Osaka! Below is a magazine you can flip through to learn more about me and my life. Feel free to leave any comments or questions you have below. I look forward to talking with you!   References: Binner, A. (2021). Naomi Osaka: international Day of the Girl exists because opportunities … [Read more…]

Eminent Person Interview Reflection

When we were first assigned the eminent person interviews near the beginning of eminent, I was quite nervous. Usually when we get assigned projects like this where we are supposed to reach out to someone to talk to about a specific area of study, I stay within my circle, reaching out to family and family … [Read more…]

Eminent Person Mock Interview Reflection

The mock interviews that we did in Humanities eased many of the nerves I had going into the eminent person interview process. During the mock interviews, I had the opportunity to practice my interviewing skills and receive feedback. I tried my best to stay calm and conduct the interview more like a conversation rather than … [Read more…]

Eminent Blog Post Reflection

I had a fun time taking a look at my group’s blog posts over the weekend. Their blog posts were concise and engaging, yet they all contained a lot of information. It was an enlightening experience to see who each of my peers’ chose as their eminent person and why they chose them. During this … [Read more…]

Eminent Person Introduction Post

I have chosen Naomi Osaka as my eminent person this year, not only for her success in her tennis career, but because she is an influential woman that leads by example. Naomi is not one to court the spotlight, yet the way she conducts herself at centre stage is very mature for her age. Over … [Read more…]

Online Learning and Digital Project Reflection

This year has been a whirlwind of unprecedented times. This blog post is a reflection on the previous year as well as the impact technology has played.   What are your thoughts on hybrid learning (in person and at home) compared to when you are in your learning groups (at school for all classes). Which … [Read more…]

In-Depth Night 2021

Hey everyone! My name is Makenna, and I am a grade 9 TALONS learner. This year for my in-depth project, I focused on the interior design of a tiny home. My goal for in-depth this year was to create a complete interior design of a tiny home. I feel that I was very successful in … [Read more…]

In-Depth Blog Post #6

How to Have a Beautiful Mind Since my last blog post, there have been two parts of How to Have a Beautiful Mind by Edward De Bono that I Have been focusing on. The first concepts, Edward De Bono said that “Concepts are the parents of practical ideas.” Think about it this way, dinner is … [Read more…]