In-depth Night 2020

Hi everyone! My name is Ruby and I’m a grade 9 TALONS learner. This year for my in-depth project, I learned about rock climbing. My goal was to learn about climbing techniques and skills, as well as improve my strength. I hope you enjoy watching my video! Thank you for participating in online In-depth Night! […]

In-depth Post #6

Since the last post, I have had to continue changing my in-depth project as I am not able to complete it how I originally planned to. I have been continuing to work on strength and endurance by working out frequently and going on runs. I’ve also been trying to find stuff around my house to climb; so far, I’ve climbed the tree […]

In-depth Post #5

Since the last post, I have not made as much progress as I have between posts in the past, as there is nowhere I can go to climb. Because of this, I have had to alter my project to focus more on the strength and conditioning part of climbing. To stay fit, I have been […]

In-depth Post #4

Questions What has been my most difficult mentoring challenge so far?  Why? The most difficult challenge so far has been finding time for my mentor and I to meet, especially now that all climbing gyms in the area have been closed. It has been a challenge to find times for us to meet since both […]

In-depth Post #3

It is now 2 months into in-depth and time has been flying by. I’ve made some good progress with my project and I hope to continue learning and progressing as much as possible. So far, my mentor and I have been trying to meet up at least once every 2-3 weeks. So far each session […]

In-depth Post #2

Over the past few weeks I have mainly been focusing on strength and conditioning. I’ve done some upper body workouts with the weights and bench press that I have at home. I’ve also been having lacrosse twice a week where we do lots of training and running. So far I’ve been climbing once at Base 5, […]

My Eminent Project

Eminent was a 5 week long project that involved picking a person that is/was considered notable in some way or made an impact on the world and writing a speech about them from the perspective of someone the knew or an inanimate object. For my project I chose to research and write a speech about […]

In-depth Introductory Post

For my in-depth project I have decided to learn more about rock climbing. I chose rock climbing because in  the past I have gone climbing at Climb Base 5 gym with friends for fun, and I really enjoyed it, but now I want to learn more about techniques. Another reason that I want to do […]

Annotated Bibbliography – Abby Wambach

Works Cited Abby Wambach. 2018. Website. 28 November 2019. <https://abbywambach.com/>. Abby Wambach Biography. 20 February 2019. Website. 28 November 2019. <https://articlebio.com/abby-wambach>. Bullock, Maggie. Abby Wambach Wishes She Didn’t Buy All Those Watches and Cars. 28 March 2019. Website. 1 December 2019. <https://www.thecut.com/2019/03/abby-wambach-soccer-player-more-money-pay.html>. This website talks about some of the financial struggles that Abby has experienced […]

Abby Wambach Introduction

For my grade 9 eminent project I chose to do Abby Miller Wambach. I was originally drawn to Abby because I found it very easy to relate to her as I share many of the same personality traits and interests as her. As well as I admire and look up to her. In 2015, my […]