Expeditions Reflection

Before heading to expeditions I was worried that it would be lackluster and not as enjoyable as previous ones. This was because I heard that the year before some students went to Phuket, Thailand, and to myself, hiking for three days, and approximately 5 hours…

Collaboration!

This is a video made by our group to teach 6th graders what to do and how to react when one wants to be an effective collaborator. We believe this video will help them because just like them, we have also once been in sixth…

Phase 2 Reflection – Spanish

I am most proud of my oral assessment and my final exam. I performed at top marks for both of them and felt very fluent when I spoke during my oral and zoomed through my written exam. I consider myself a Spanish speaker, but I…

Sports Science – Badminton Overhead Clear

In order to investigate the effects of a test subject’s arm length on the distance a birdie can travel, we tested 4 different test subjects all with a variety of arm lengths. The 4 lengths were, 121cm (Kiwi), 126cm (Noa), 127cm (Andre), 133cm (Shoichi). We had 3…

Spanish Unit 3 Reflection

I learned very much in Unit 3. Things ranging from preterite conjugation to perfecting my imperative commands. The preterite conjugation is similar to Back to the Future as it is hard to get to the past. Irregular preterite conjugations are very weird or.. STRANGE like…

Showcase Portfolio 8

  Art: For art, we are working on arts and crafts. I created this blue pot using a coil technique. After letting it air dry, and putting the pot in the kiln, the pot was ready to paint. This photo was taken before it was put…

I&S – GapMinder – Comparing Niger and Japan

Looking at the income per person and their total fertility rate of Niger, I see that Nigerien people have lots of children (7.6 children per woman) and as of 2011 according to UNDP, their income is very low $886 per person per year. This is…

Reflection on Unit 1 – Humanities

              Backward-Looking I have definitely made a similar kind of work in the past. The latest one I remember making is in Humanities last year (7th grade)               Inward-Looking I was satisfied with…

Spanish Unit 1 Reflection

This year I improved my grammar and my speed of finding the correct conjugation for verbs. While those are my strong points, I have various weaknesses that I should start to improve on. Some of them are… Vocabulary. While I have enough vocabulary to communicate…