A couple of journal samples from Food Waste article:
Returning to summarizing
HEALTH: Developing our understanding of Stereotypes:
|Here are a couple of examples from the initial ideas I had on the board. I will review them on Monday.|
Stereotypes can be very limiting when we make assumptions about the people we meet. On Friday, the teachers participated in a workshop that explored some of these ideas. We watched a selection from a video, featuring the author Chimamanda Ngozi who talked about the danger of the single story. We will not watch the whole story, but only a few minutes and make a connection with some of the things we have talked about in class.
Using Media (news and film) to explain some of the components of the Social Studies Inquiry project:
UPDATE: The actor from the film Deadpool dedicated his Critics Choice award to two patients, who lost their lives to Cancer. This was announced yesterday. Here is the news footage from Global: http://globalnews.ca/news/3121277/ryan-reynolds-dedicates-critics-choice-awards-win-to-2-canadian-kids-who-died-of-cancer/
I hope you enjoyed the snow on Sunday. Some of you seemed to have enjoyed shoveling.