In-Depth Post #4

Since the last blog post progress on the project has slowed a bit. I wasn’t able to meet with my mentor during this time due to our usual meeting time two weekends ago was Valentine’s Day and this past weekend she was feeling unwell and our meeting was cancelled. The cancellation of these meetings definitely […]

In-Depth Post #3

Since the last post I have kept the ball rolling and accomplished lots through the past couple weeks!  Since last post I have met (virtually) with my mentor once and I completed lots of work during said meeting. Once we got the call going, I checked through the pieces I had completed since last time (which was the 16 […]

In-Depth Post #1

Hello and welcome to my 2021 In-Depth project on quilting! According to Wikipedia “quilting is the term given to the process of joining a minimum of three layers of fabric together either through stitching manually by hand using a needle and thread, or mechanically with a sewing machine or specialised longarm quilting system”. While I […]

Eminent Learning Center – Catherine The Great

Hello and welcome to my Eminent 2020 learning centre! My eminent person this year is Catherine the Great! Below I have a quick timeline of some important dates throughout Catherine’s life. After you take a quick look through that I have attached a 10 question Kahoot about her life. I hope you enjoy and feel […]

Developing the Leaders Around You

This post will be discussing topics from John C Maxwell’s Developing the Leaders Around You. Session 1 – “the Law of Explosive Growth” For this concept, he states “to add growth, lead followers… to multiply, lead leaders”. He is talking about how if you want to grow an organization, the quickest way to do so […]

In-Depth Post #6

Final in-depth post! Needless to say, my project has changed a lot since the beginning. Originally my goal was to sew a dress that I could wear but due to the circumstances, it had to be changed. From there I had to decide what was the best do-able option left and that lead me to […]

Ecological Footprint

For our science 9 class, we were asked to fill out a form to figure out how large our environmental footprints are, then create a plan to reduce this footprint.   The Plan: After evaluating my everyday actions I found out my environmental footprint was 10.6 meaning my footprint takes up 10.6 hectares. I scored […]

Hicks Lake

Hicks Lake   Hicks Lake was our first (and so far only due to corona) TALONS trip. We literally started planning the trip on the first day of school. We had only met our classmates once during our June orientation and we had to start planning a camping trip right away. We split into different […]