Flex Day Opportunities


Date: Wednesday, January 24th, 2024
TEACHERDESCRIPTION
Armstrong, ChrisOpen shop for A/C block, Workplace Math 11 in B block portable 803 and shop closed D block.
Barber, Graeme
Baron, LeahThe ISP classroom will be closed this Flex Day , my Grade 12s are doing Capstone Presentations.
Benton, DavidFor Flex, David Benton and I will be taking our Social and Environmental Science class to Constitution Hill (on the Mount Washington Parkway) for a snow water equivalent/avalanche awareness/snowshoeing field study.
Black, Erica
Peer Tutoring Opportunities
If you wish to be considered for peer tutoring work, particularly at another (elementary / middle) school, please contact Mrs. Black in the office asap or email erica.black@sd71.bc.ca so all required connections with the receiving school can be made. We are getting requests for certain feeder schools seeking peer tutors – we just need you 😊.
Cottingham, DanikaSocial Studies 9 (C and D blocks) will have the opportunity to complete their Confederation activities; or to discuss and pursue extension projects to demonstrate extending understanding of topics and events.

20th Century World History (A block) will be open to students who need support in finishing their recent activities around the Rwandan genocide, Civil Rights, and African history; or who wish to pursue extension projects to demonstrate extending understanding of topics and events.
Dakiniewich, TroyThe woodshop will be open to all current woodshop and Creative Collective students for the next two flex days. Priority will be given to students that would be in the block. Example...During B block if there are more than 24 students present, the B block Sr wood students would be allowed to stay and others would be asked to come back next block.

Demers, SophieI will be offering extra help, quiz catch-up and time for homework or extra practice.
Diesch, ThomasB+A blocks all students are welcome to get extra support for their final year-end projects and assignments. C+D block Mr. Diesch will not be available due to Provincial Assessment Supervision.
Douglas, MargoI will be offering extra help and support for New Media 10 and SS 10. Students can come in and work on assignments, tests, and projects.
Margo Douglas
Dyck, Elise
Errico, KenThe Library will be open for quiet study, reading or school related computer use.

***Library computers are not to be removed from the Library***

Students must bring a note from their classroom teacher to be in the Library during Flex Days.

Erikson, KennethFlex Day Ken Erikson
Block A/B Numeracy Exam
Block C math help all classes

Ferguson, Julian
Follis, CraigScience Fair/Mythbusters enrichment, and catchup.
Gaudry, CrystalI’ll be having students studying and writing final exams, and also some students doing a dissection.
Gorski, TravisSports Medicine - student's are invited to complete any missed labs or assignments
Math - student's are invited to complete prep work for the numeracy assessment on the following Wednesday
PE - student's are invited to complete their health passport and mental health assignments
Haut, MeganStudents completing work and presenting Capstones.
Higgins, CoreyGrade 8 Math students will be given the block to work on any outstanding/late work, and complete missed tests. Any students caught up will be given an enrichment opportunity. Science 9 students will have a work-block to get caught up on any missed work and carry out any missed LABS.
Horner, TimIn Creative Writing 9/10, students will have the opportunity to complete the first draft of their final short story (if they haven't already done so). For those students who have completed the first draft of their final short story, they will have the opportunity to receive feedback on their draft ahead of their upcoming peer workshop.

In Psychology 11, students will have the opportunity to complete work and receive assistance on their final research project.

In Psychology 12, students will have the opportunity to receive support on both current and overdue assignments.

Hoy, JeffMy door will be open all day to my English 9 & 11 students.
Ingram, DaveStudents in photography, animation, and IT8 will not have access to classroom 003 during flex day because the room is being used for assessments. Space for students will be available in the library, however, specialized software and camera gear will not be available.
Jamieson, Ross
Block D Math 9 Boost -continue with our learning and development of core fundamental skills.

Block C Careers 9 - continue with our learning and development of various career and life opportunity options
Janz, DavidFlex Day opportunities during blocks B, A, and D:

English First Peoples 12 - In-person assistance is available for students to catch-up on missing work. All criteria available through 'Assignments' in MyEducationBC.
Class just completed their final project for the semester, 'Ecology Project OR Legacy Project'. Any student who missed showing their work on Friday, January 12, may bring it in for assessment on Flex Day.
Until the end of the semester, students are now to be focused on completing and presenting their graduation required Capstone Project. The Flex Days are perfect to present their work or come in to use school resources available and/or teacher assistance.
The final piece of English First Peoples 12 is the 'Exit Interview'. This is in place of a final exam and holds considerable weight to a student's final result in the course. Any student who would benefit from more personal help on this final document should come in on Flex Day for help.
Now overdue: 'Research Essay' (Nov 17), 'First Peoples and Minorities in the Media' assignment (Nov 24), 'Character Tree' assignment (Dec 1), 'Quote Review' worksheet (Dec 8), 'Comparison Essay' (Dec 15), and 'Chapter Summaries' (Jan 8).
NO MORE term 1 missing work will be accepted. If a student is in a position where passing this course is in jeopardy, they may consult with Mr Janz about submitting appropriate missing work to earn a pass.
Upgrading may be accepted if student consults with Mr Janz first.

Social Studies 10 - In-person assistance is available for students to catch-up on missing work and all criteria is available through MyEducationBC.
Class just completed their final project for the semester: 'Ecology and Canada Today'. Any student who missed showing their work on Tuesday, January 16, may bring it in for assessment on Flex Day.
Now overdue: 'Modern Canada' (Dec 15), 'Truth & Reconciliation for Indigenous Canadians and Canada' assignment (Dec 22), and 'Ecology and Canada Today' project (Jan 16).
NO MORE term 1 missing work will be accepted. If a student is in a position where passing this course is in jeopardy, they may consult with Mr Janz about submitting appropriate missing work to earn a pass.
Upgrading may be accepted if student consults with Mr Janz first.



Kelly, AudreyGrade 8's- making up labs that weren't complete before Xmas
Workplace Math 11 & Earth Science 11- make up time for missed tests & assignments, as well as extra support

Keyworth, KristieCatch Up
Tutoring
Extra Help
Missing work packages
Re-Dos
Final Project Work
Spanish Movie
Kuhnert, Wayne
Laforest, Alex
Lange, AmandaStudents will have the opportunity to complete missed dance performances, health assignments and work on gymnastics routines.
Leclair, GerardS.
      - Compensatory Theory
      - Make up assignments
G.
Leikermoser, KatieBaking 12 - Room 103 will be open during A, D and C blocks for all Baking 12 students to work on their final projects.
Livingstone, ReganA: Careers 10 (room 164) - laptops available for students to complete assignments.
B: Sr. Band - available for student practice and Ms. Livingstone
C: Jr. Band - available for individual student practice
D: Grade 8 Band - available for individual student practice

The Music Room is only open to students during their designated class time unless they have made individual arrangements with Ms. Livingstone.
MacDonald, TimAuto flex opportunities
B – Jr. Powertech
A – Sr. Auto
D – Sr. Auto
C – Prep, no shop access.

MacKinnon, Kristin
MacLeod, AmberA and B Block: Students are welcome to continue to work on their online courses.

C and D Block: New Media 10: Students are welcome to come to Flex Day to receive extra help and complete missing assignments and/or tests.

Mazey, LoriA block = Stage time for Theatre final projects, make up time for Theatre production students and Directing students.

B block = Stage time for Dance Final projects / make up tests for those who missed them.
McAskill, Leigh-EllenHumanities 8- Help is available for students working on their manor maps that are due on Thursday.

Tourism 12- Help is available for students working on assignments or their final project. Today is the last day that any overdue work will be accepted. Final presentations are scheduled for Friday.
McCarthy, AnnaI will be offering Core French students an opportunity to catch up on:

• missing assignments
• filling in gaps for students who missed school
• 1:1/small group support for students who would like extra clarification of anything we have done so far.
McDonald, Ross
McLachlan, Sasha
McMath, Rob
Merrick, DaveGroup and individual instruction/work time for Genocide 12 and World History 12 students (117)
Monks, DaleStudents will have the opportunity to make up certain assignments and quizzes. One on one help is available throughout the day.

Morris, Stephanie
Mtawali, CrosbyB-Block – Pre-Calculus 11
Students who signed up for retests from Quarter 2 will be writing, preferably in the morning. Students will not be allowed to start any test after 2pm. Students who missed Systems of Equations and Inequalities test yesterday have a chance to complete.
One-on-one sessions will still be available to other students.


D-Block – Pre-Calculus 12 (You can come during any block as long as your attendance is dealt with)
Dual Credit students and others who missed the lessons this week have the opportunity to catch up.
Students who signed up for retests from Quarter 2 will be writing, preferably in the morning. Students will not be allowed to start any test after 2pm.
One-on-one sessions will still be available to other students.



C-Block – Pre-Calculus 12 (You can come during any block as long as your attendance is dealt with)
Dual Credit students and others who missed the lessons this week have the opportunity to catch up.
Students who signed up for retests from Quarter 2 will be writing, preferably in the morning. Students will not be allowed to start any test after 2pm.
One-on-one sessions will still be available to other students.
Murphy, WhitneyFor Child Development and Caregiving:
Daycares around the World (and in the Comox Valley) assignments
Module 1 project

For Leadership:
Personal, School and Community improvement projects

For Careers 11/12:
If any grade 11/12 missed their first pull-out class, or needs extra guidance, see Ms. Murphy and Ms. Thorson in the Careers office during C/D
Olson, Ron
Pattison, Sean
Pearson, Andrew
Pettigrew, Grayson
Randall, Dave
Rebitt, PaulB block Uni Prep
      work on missing assignments or study for grammar quiz (Thurs)

A block All About Money 12
      work on missing assignments or get help with income tax returns

D block All About Money 12
      work on missing assignments or get help with income tax returns

C block Business 12
      work on missing assignments or complete Management Psych assignment
Roberge, Meagan
Ross, DawsonElectronics Shop (16)
The electronics shop is open to all students, but anyone not currently taking a course will need to check in with Mr. Ross.

Sanchez, JordanThe Auto shop will be open to students to work on current course work and preauthorized independent projects.
Slomp, Hannah
Strimbold, MonicaScheduled students will have the following option(s) in the Access Centre:
1. Start, complete, edit, and/or review current academic/elective requirements.
2. Learn, practice and/or review foundational skills in numeracy and literacy via online, teacher and/or LST provided materials.
3. Use, review, and/or learn technological accessibility tools.

Drop-in students will have the same options as above, if there is space available.
Sutherland, Andrew
Thorson, DawnnI will be supervising assessment A & B Block so won't be available for student support at that time.
Trevail, AndreaScience 10: Catch up tests and assistance with completing lab write ups.
Turner, TorilScheduled students will have the following option(s) in the Access Centre:
1. Start, complete, edit, and/or review current academic/elective requirements.
2. Learn, practice and/or review foundational skills in numeracy and literacy via online, teacher and/or LST provided materials.
3. Use, review, and/or learn technological accessibility tools.

Drop-in students will have the same options as above, if there is space available.
Van Waterschoot, KatieLLC 8 (Spanish Unit) - Students can finish their Family Trees and a few will be working on missed quizzes and assignments. Some of the students can also start working on their final skits for this unit.

Spanish 10 - Students can continue working on their final projects and/or work through missing assignments.

Spanish 9 - Students can start on their final projects and/or work through missing assignments.
Veary, LauraScheduled students will have the following option(s) in the Access Centre:
1. Start, complete, edit, and/or review current academic/elective requirements.
2. Learn, practice and/or review foundational skills in numeracy and literacy via online, teacher and/or LST provided materials.
3. Use, review, and/or learn technological accessibility tools.

Drop-in students will have the same options as above, if there is space available.
Verkley, JeffMr. Verkley's Grade 8 students are invited to make a map of the school that highlights their favourite (and least favourite) locations.

Walker, Jeannine
Weiss, DavidMath Support Grades 10/11 portable 806
Wilson, MicheleFood Studies 9/10 (Blocks A&B)
Food Studies 11 (Block C)
Students who are missing any assignments/projects are required to attend Flex Day. Students who are seeking further curricular understanding or those who need a quiet workspace are also welcomed and encouraged to attend. Please attend during your regularly scheduled class time as per the Wednesday schedule
Willard, Nathan
Young, AndrewYoung #115 - Assistance for final exams (projects) in Human Geo/Environmental and Social Sciences/Legal Studies
Learning Support
Counselling Office