🎥 Who Speaks For The Trees? | A Documentary by Fraser Wagner

If a tree falls in a city and nobody hears it, did it actually make a sound? Follow former city planner Alex Jamieson (with interviews from his granddaughter, Kaia and his partner in crime, Michelle Sheardown) as he describes his continuing battle to convince developers to work around trees, instead of cutting them down, to… Continue Reading 🎥 Who Speaks For The Trees? | A Documentary by Fraser Wagner

💭 tPOL 2022

  Why do you feel you are ready to advance to the next grade level?   tPOL Declaration “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… Continue Reading 💭 tPOL 2022

🏛 PLP Spring Exhibition 2022

We just completed our PLP Spring Exhibition “IMPACT!” PLP Exhibitions showcases the learning PLP learners have done. We were split into teams, each responsible for a room. I was assigned to “Beyond The Classroom.” We also got to work with the Grade 8’s to create our room.  Our room’s driving question was: How do we… Continue Reading 🏛 PLP Spring Exhibition 2022

🥉Destination Imagination 2022: Provincials

It’s Destination Imagination (DI) reflection time of year again! DI is a worldwide non-profit organization whose purpose is to inspire and equip students to become the next generation of innovators and leaders. Students work in teams to solve open-ended challenges that foster their creativity, courage and curiosity. In working to solve our DI challenges, teams… Continue Reading 🥉Destination Imagination 2022: Provincials

⚙️ Rube Goldberg Machines that are Metaphors?!

New Assignment! Create a Rube Goldberg Machine that is a metaphor for the scientific process. That sounds pretty confusing (I was definitely confused), but don’t worry it’s not quite as complicated as it sounds, watch the video below to see our Rube Goldberg Machine in action and learn the 6 steps of the scientific process:  This project… Continue Reading ⚙️ Rube Goldberg Machines that are Metaphors?!