Star Wars lasers

I just completed a big project based on the Pythagorean theorem. For this project we created a laser path. Our whole project was Star Wars themed, so everyone was creating a Star Wars ship with a laser. The idea of this project was to learn…

Student blogging challenge

It’s the last week of the student blogging challenge, and it has been a very interesting eight weeks. This was my first experience in blogging and it was an amazing way to get started. I participated in all eight weeks and learned a lot about…

Holidays in my house

It’s December soon and my family celebrates a lot of holidays during this month. We celebrate Christmas and Hanukkah. Every Christmas we make a christmas card and send it out to all of our friends and family. Each year my Mom takes a photo, the…

The power of the pencil

I just finished a project on using the Apple Pencil. We were using it to draw pictures, while using different techniques we learned. In this project we were learning all the amazing things that we can do with the apple pencil! When we were drawing…

Emoji

Emojis!! Something we all use, to express our feelings. Some are funny, some are cute and some are just weird! I’ve drawn a few emojis,   Emojis can also be used in puzzles to represent different things. In this puzzle here that I’ve created each…

Medium is the Message

My grade eight class just finished a project called Medium is the Message. This project was all about the media and how it influences people in their choices and their lifestyle. We looked at advertising and the techniques they use in the ads to catch…

The power of a single note

This weeks blogging challenge is to write about music, which is something a lot of people enjoy. Music creates a special atmosphere, so when listening to a certain type of song you have to be in the right kind of mood. A song can create…

Down The Coast

This year my class went on a week long field trip to the Oregon coast. When we were in Oregon we were studying the Columbia River, advertising, and marine biology. On the first day we had a 9 hour drive, only stopping for food. The…

Tectonic plates

My class just finished a project based on tectonic plates. We created a book that was for students in grade 4 and 5, that taught them about tectonic plates. This was really hard to do, because we had to make the book interesting and giving…

.Quotes.

I really like reading quotes because they can bring emotion of many kinds. Some are sad, or inspiring or can make you laugh really hard. A lot of the time when you see an inspiring quote you feel empowered to do or try something that maybe…