My First Film

My last post was all about our Vibrant Videos project, where we made 3 different videos to practice our filming and editing skills. As we learnt how to cut, trim and create videos with better quality we started to work on a much bigger project, a mini documentary. One thing we had to include in […]

Time is Money

So we just finished our final scimatics project called time is money, in this project we were tasked with making a business, seeing if it could survive and whether it would turn a profit or be unsuccessful. This project was overall more of a math project then a science project but there was some science […]

TPOL 2022

“Thank you for coming to my presentation of learning. I am the expert on my own learning. I am also responsible and accountable for my own learning. You can expect me to give an honest evaluation of my progress. We will discuss my strengths and opportunities for growth. Thank you in advance for listening and […]

Vibrant Video

Maker 9 has been eventful to say the least. We started the semester with Destination Imagination which was a rollercoaster of an project. Now we are putting our final touches in our most recent project Believe in good, which has taught me to become more “effective” person. And finally our most recent project Vibrant Video […]

Battle of Givenchy

In the past couple weeks we have been working on another project, I found this project pretty interesting as we used a new app to create our final product and the project overall taught me a lot about history. In the end we had a lot of freedom to create our own stories and make […]

The Habits

For the past couple months we have been reading a self improvement book named The 7 Habits of a Highly effective person. This book consists of 7 ideas and rules that the author Steve Covey says you should always follow to be a more successful and effective person. The purpose of The 7 Habits of […]

Destination Imagination

So we just finished the biggest project of the year Destination Imagination. Here is some basic information on how D.I works, Destination Imagination (DI) is a project based, kid-driven program that teaches kids to be innovative problem solvers. Using STEAM, teams of students collaborate, think outside the box and create unique solutions to one of […]

Case for a nation

What is nationalism and how does the past affect us today? Well in this project we dived deeper into these questions. We started this this project with an making a video about Canadian stereotypes on the first day, we based this video of a TikTok trend called “Canadian check”. In this video we represented many […]

Loon Lake

A couple weeks back the PLP 8s and 9s went on our first Field Study, we went to a lake near Maple Ridge named Loon Lake. Although this sounds like a retreat and a break for a week it definitely wasn’t we still had quite a bit of work and the teachers called it a […]

Chemistry Stories

So we just finished another scimatics project called Chemistry Stories. During this project we studied an assortment of various Chemistry concepts. After learning and understanding more about chemistry we applied this knowledge to a keynote animation about different chemical bonds. We started this project 2 weeks before winter break and it ended in January. I […]