The end of the school year

The end of the year can make me feel a little sad. The students spend the year with us and looking back at the yearbook I can see how they’ve grown. I miss the littler ones they were many months ago. It has been nice to have been a part of their lives. Each...

The Extended Essay in Science

Several students in grade 11 have chosen to complete their Extended Essays on science topics. Here at the end of the year I have given some lab time over to helps them either plan or collect data. Here are a couple pictures of two scientists at work (on either a...

Back to Biology after the Year 1 Exams

We only had one day of class this week after the exams ended. With the time on hand we completed the critical task of learning the large view structure mammalian kidney. Students need to be able to unite this knowledge with the microscopic theoretical understanding...