In-Depth Blog Post #4

Project Progress During these past two weeks, working on my in-depth has been a lot of fun. In my last blog post, I mentioned I wanted to set a meeting time each week with my mentor. I was able to talk to my mentor and we decided on having our meetings on Saturday’s from 2:00PM-4:00PM. … [Read more…]

In-Depth Blog Post #3

Project Progress Since my last post, I have made a fair amount of progress on my tiny home in-depth project. I have met with my mentor twice in the past two weeks and we had some very interesting and fun discussions. A few days before we met, my mentor and I had a brief discussion … [Read more…]

In-Depth Blog Post #2

How to Have a Beautiful Mind During this years in-depth, we will be incorporating the book How to Have a Beautiful Mind by Edward de Bono. This first blog post will be covering chapter one, two, and three. These chapters cover the topics of How to Agree, How to disagree, and How to Differ. While … [Read more…]

In-Depth Blog Post #1

What: This year will be my first year of in-depth. In the beginning I did not know what to expect. This sounded nothing like the self-directed learning I have done in the past like Genius Hour or a Passion Project. During in-depth, we get to choose a skill we are interested in. Then find a … [Read more…]

Eminent Learning Centre 2020

Hello! Welcome to my Learning Centre. If you click the link below, it will take you to my Learning Centre. My chosen eminent person is Sarah Wells. I hope you learn something new and she inspires you as much as she inspires me! Sarah Wells Learning Centre.pptx

Core Competency Activity

BUILDING GRIT AND RESILIENCE Grit: continuing to persevere or work through a goal even when we struggle Resilience: our ability to bounce back after we struggle or fail   1.  During Quarter 1, what went well for you? Overall, Quarter 1 went pretty well. It was nice being back at school and learning in an … [Read more…]

How to Be a R.E.A.L. Success

Relationships: The 101% Principal For the relationship section of “How To Be A R.E.A.L. Success” by John C. Maxwell. I chose the 101% principal. The 101% principal is about finding that one percent you have in common with someone and focusing 100% of your effort towards building on it. John C. Maxwell said once you … [Read more…]

Ecological Footprint

Footprint Calculation Water subtotal: 125 Clothing subtotal: 110 Stuff subtotal: 30 Shelter subtotal: -40 Transportation subtotal: 140 Fun subtotal: 140 Food subtotal: 405 Total: 910 910/100 = 9.1   The Plan   My ecological footprint is 9.1 hectares, which is approximately the size of 18 NFL football fields. Compared to the Canadian average of 8.28* … [Read more…]

Digital Footprint Assignment

1. How might your digital footprint affect your future opportunities? Give at least two examples. What you do or say online stays there. Your digital footprint can be recovered and can make people think differently about you. If you are applying for something, whether it be a job, a secondary school, or another opportunity in … [Read more…]