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Grade 10 Personal Project

In Education on December 22, 2017 at 9:41 am
Dear Grade 10s,
Happy Holidays! You are doing great work on your Personal Projects! Continue to Take Action and think about your presentation on Showcase Day, Feb 13.
If you need a tri-fold board before the break, please contact your Careers 10 teacher or Personal Project supervisor.
Taking Action Lesson shown in class explains what you need to do for C: Taking Action
Checklist of items needed on Showcase Day:
  • Your Inquiry Question, goal, Global Context, and exploration
  • Evidence of Learning such as:
  • Research in point form/key points (you can elaborate when you talk to your audience)
  • Images, models, props, free samples, demonstrations, videos, or other relevant items to your project
  • Process Journal should be at your presentation area
  • Your presentation, no matter the format, should show your learning and growth

See you in 2018!!!!

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Locker Clean Out — Dec 21

In Education on December 20, 2017 at 3:29 pm

Reminder to all Johnston Heights students that tomorrow, Thursday, December 21, is time to clean out your locker! Be prepared to clean out those old lunches and take home any gym strip to be washed over the holidays! Time will be given between classes in the afternoon.

Spirit Week Dec 19 – 22, 2017

In Education on December 19, 2017 at 1:42 pm

Spirit week is Tuesday Dec 19 to Dec 22, 2017. Come to the Cafe every lunch to celebrate the holiday festivities with fun activities.  There will be a lip sync battle on Friday Dec 22 during lunch for all students and teachers to participate.  If you are interested please sign up with your name and choice of song outside 2 EWW.

Grade 9 Immunization Forms

In Education on December 19, 2017 at 1:25 pm

​Reminder: Grade 9 Immunization Forms are due back to the school office.  Please return your forms to the office ASAP.  The Immunizations will take place the morning of January 10th.

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In Education on December 13, 2017 at 9:20 am

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Grade 9 Immunization

In Education on December 12, 2017 at 3:38 pm

Reminder: Grade 9 Immunization Forms are due back to the school office this week, before Friday, December 15th.  Please return your forms to the office ASAP.  The Immunizations will take place the morning of January 10th.

International Club date change

In Education on December 11, 2017 at 2:00 pm

International Club will be meeting this Thursday, Dec 14th to decorate gingerbread houses in 3FLS.  Please note there will be no club meeting Friday Dec 15th.

Attention Grade 10 Students: Personal Project Update

In Education on December 11, 2017 at 1:21 pm

Attention Grade 10s:

Reminder for all grade 10s, even if you have not had your second check-in with your supervisor, please start Taking Action on your Personal Project. Keep up the good work!

What do I do?

I. create a product/outcome in response to the goal, global context and criteria

II. demonstrate thinking skills

III. demonstrate communication and social skills

How do I do it?

1. Use your criteria, research, and information gathered to create a product or outcome

2. Conduct interviews, create prototypes, do surveys, etc -anything you need to do make the product or outcome happen

3. Ask my supervisor for help if needed, by email or in person.

4. Present on Showcase Day, February 13, 2018

 

Please see Ms. McSkimming or Mr. Lavoie if you would like to use a tri-fold board!

Graduation Transitions Meeting

In Education on December 4, 2017 at 3:28 pm

Attention Grade 12 Students!

There will be a second Graduation Transitions meeting next Wednesday, December 13, 2017, for all students who were unable to attend the first meeting in November.

The meeting will be held in 2EWW immediately after the 11:14 AM bell.

 

PAC Meeting

In Education on December 4, 2017 at 8:51 am

​Just a reminder ​the PAC meeting scheduled for Tuesday, December 5 has been changed to tonight, Monday, December 4th at 7pm in the Learning Commons. All parents are welcome to attend!