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Sourcing a Significant Personal Object

  Inquiry Question: What is the story of my picture of some of my Grade 8 MACC graduating class taken by a past classmate?   Source: This picture is a primary source, as it was taken during the event and the classmate who took the picture was present. It’s an original picture and a digital source. The picture was taken during the afternoon of June 27th, 2017 on my iPhone 6… Read More

Historical Thinking Review

“How can history help us to live in the present?” I think that this is the most important question to consider in our Social Studies unit because we have to use collected information from both the past and present to properly analyze history itself. In order to move forward in our Social Studies unit, we should also collectively be aware of what exactly we’re studying. I believe history is not.. Read More

In-Depth Blog Post #3 – Week 5

Since my last post, I’ve been busy in trying to acquire a mentor. I’ve glad to say that I struck gold in finding Susanne, a yoga instructor who teaches classes at Hyde Creek Recreational Centre. She’s been doing yoga from a very early age, and through her various certifications and experiences with yoga has found a love and passion for the activity. After attending one of her classes and feeling the.. Read More

In Depth Blog Post #2 – Week 3

It’s week three of In-Depth and I’m still powering through my inquiry. Unfortunately, I have not yet secured a mentor, but I have sent out many emails and am hoping for a positive reply soon. In the meantime, I’ve been watching online yoga classes, researching, and planning to start attending drop-in yoga classes at Hyde Creek Recreational Centre whenever I can. Since my topic was confirmed, I’ve been looking into both.. Read More