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…

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…

Reflections on Dragon Days

DRAGON DAYS REFLECTION Designing our project was… Designing our project was very difficult although we got it done, I think we could have improved on the detail and interest we put into the project. Our presentation was very informative. Although it was, it was also…

What I am excited about for Grade 7

Hi! My name is Noa. I am finally in grade 7. I am very excited to see what will happen this year. Last year I had a blast with all the different classes and the different experience but I know I can make this year…

My Instructional Video

I worked with Kate and we made a video explaining what kind of things you should know if you want to learn a piano piece. Ours is a little bit comedic but has some basic facts. If I were to reflect on our video I…

Field Studies (blog post 1)

On October 20th 2014 we left to go to Hakuba for field studies. I was looking forward to do lots of activities with YIS and Evergreen staff. Unfortunately it rained and disrupted some of our activities. At first we sat under where we would eat…