Flex Day Opportunities


Date: Wednesday, May 8th, 2024
TEACHERDESCRIPTION
Armstrong, ChrisMath in D block shop open for B/C, closed for A block.
Barber, GraemeStudents can attend FLEX day to get support to improve their understanding of the course and catch up on missed assignments.
Baron, LeahThe ISP classroom will be closed this Flex Day , my Grade 12s are doing Capstone Presentations.
Benton, DavidI will be doing tests and catch-up in my room.
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 10 (B, C and D blocks) will have the opportunity to complete their Great Depression or causes of WWII activities, or to discuss and pursue extension projects to demonstrate extending understanding of topics and events.

20th Century World History (A block) will have the opportunity to complete their “History’s Harsh Lessons” Essay Response (2.1 Activity), the WWII Technology Activity (2.3), or to discuss and pursue extension projects to demonstrate extending understanding of topics and events.

Dakiniewich, TroyWood shop will be open for the day for students who want to/need to work on their projects from this year.
Diesch, ThomasLife Science 11 students are encouraged to come in to check their Distribution of Bacteria lab results and complete any missing assignments – mainly their Plant Collections. Math 9 students are encouraged to come in for extra help or extensions on polynomials. Any students with missing pieces of learning evidence (projects, tests, etc.) are required to attend in their regularly scheduled blocks.
Douglas, MargoExtra help and support for Social Studies 9. Students can come in and work on projects, assignments, and re-take tests.
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, KennethBlk A Rugby 9-12 finish concussion module/Law module, Game study analysis
Blk B Math 10 FPC Math help, make up labs/missing quizzes
Blk c/d Math 11 Precalculus re write trig test, Math help, make up math lab missing quizzes
Follis, CraigGrade 9-11 enrichment, catchup and Science Fair.
Gaudry, CrystalExplore will be offering time for trip preparation/menu planning, extra help & time for project work/homework.
Gorski, TravisMath 10 - Students are invited to complete their unit 3 test or complete their outstanding work in unit 3.
Sports Med - Students are invited to practice their athletic taping skills in preparation for Rugby Islands.
PE 8/9/10 - Students are invited to be active and utilize the open gym with their activity of choice.

Haut, MeganStudents will complete unfinished assignments with support. I will email parents of students who need to attend but all students are welcome!
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, TimEFP 11: Students have the opportunity to receive support on overdue assignments, such as their Braiding Sweetgrass chapter questions and their Creative Writing Postcard Fiction.

Psych 11: Students have the opportunity to complete overdue assignments from their recently completed Social Psychology unit.

Psych 12: Students have the opportunity to complete recent assignments from their Pathology unit.

Hoy, JeffExplore will be offering time for trip preparation/menu planning, extra help & time for project work/homework.
Ingram, Dave003 will be open for students in photography and animation classes.
Jamieson, RossBlock D Careers 8 -continue with our learning and development of various career and life opportunity options
Block C Careers 9 - continue with our learning and development of various career and life opportunity options

Janz, David
English First Peoples 12 - In-person assistance is available for students to catch-up on missing work. All criteria available through 'Assignments' in MyEducationBC.
Capstone should be nearing completion; any student who is done should arrange to present their work to Mr. Janz. Students are expected to present their Capstones in the next six weeks; at the latest by 3:00 PM, Friday, June 14.

Currently, class is in the 'Novel Studies' unit. Everyone will need to read on their own time, as well as in the class when appropriate, in order to complete their novels by the start of class Tuesday, May 21 - that's two weeks and three weekends.

Now overdue: 'First Peoples & Minorities in the Media' assignment (May 2), 'Research Essay' (Apr 26), and 'Student Choice Assignment' and 'Short Story Elements Workbook' (Apr 19).

English First Peoples 11 - In-person assistance is available for students to catch-up on missing work. All criteria available through 'Assignments' in MyEducationBC.

Currently, class is in the 'Novel Studies' unit. Everyone will need to read on their own time, as well as in the class when appropriate, in order to complete their novels by the start of class Tuesday, May 21 - that's two weeks and three weekends.

Now overdue: 'Group Podcast Project' (May 2) - groups must upload their podcast into the 'finished' folder on the M: drive, 'Podcast Listening Assignment' (Apr 12), and 'First Peoples & Minorities in the Media' (Mar 15).


Law 9/10 - In-person assistance is available for students to catch-up on missing work. All criteria available through 'Assignments' in MyEducationBC.

Currently, class is proceeding through 'mini' assignments used as 'junior investigator training' for the investigation of the mock-homicide of Mr. Beauman. Our most recent focus is on the POH (Point of Homicide) with assignments 11 to 13 and the 'Request for Evidence: POH' (May 6).

Now overdue: projects 1 & 2 ('Request for Evidence at [scenes]' Point of Entry and Point of Struggle) and assignments 1 - 10.
Keeping, BrittanyA Block: Social Studies 10, catch-up on missed tests and assignments for term 1. World War 1, 20's-30s, discrimination in Canada, and Residential Schools and Reconciliation.
D Block: PE 10, work on mental health packages
Kelly, AudreyMake up lab and quiz for Earth Science 11
Math support and an opportunity to work on Science Fair for grade 8's
Keyworth, Kristie• Red Cross: Beyond the Hurt
• Environment Club Volunteerism
• Tutoring / Extra Help
• Catch Up / Re Dos / Brightspace Work
• Term 3 IE Work
• Movie
Lange, AmandaIn PHE we will have the classroom available for students to complete missing health assignments.
Leclair, GerardS.
      Flex Day Compensatory-05 ASSIHGNMENT
      Recipe Development - AI - BLUEBERRIES - PART 1
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Leikermoser, KatieB block - Fashion & Design 11/12 - Students are encouraged to attend to complete any unfinished sewing project from Term 3. Students may stay all morning until lunchtime if needed.

A block - Textiles 9/10 - Students are encouraged to attend to complete any unfinished sewing project from Term 3.

D block - Textiles 8 - Students who have not completed the PJ shorts are required to attend. Students are also welcome to attend to work on their Teddy Bear.

C block - room 103 closed
Livingstone, ReganJr Band Members travelling to Nationals have a Mandatory Rehearsal and Meeting in D and C block. Only these students have access to the room during D and C block.

MacDonald, TimNo FLEX for Trades Sampler students.
MacKinnon, Kristin
MacLeod, AmberB 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, LoriDrama Room
A block - computers available for catching up on assignments / watching films.
C block - computers available for catch up work and Booth available for tech rehearsals.
D block - computers available for catch up work for any classes.
McAskill, Leigh-EllenComparative Cultures 12: Today is the last day to submit any work for the Egypt unit. Students that have not completed their Cultural Journey presentation need to present it today in order to receive credit. The Western Asia and Egypt booklet is due on Thursday. Help is available during B block.

English 9: Students need to finish their 'Rules' poster and complete any overdue quizzes (Parts 1-5) on Brightspace. Students that have been absent need to ensure they are caught up on their reading to the end of chapter 56.
Extension activity available on request for students who are up to date on all assignments. Help is available during D block.

Humanities 8: Students need to ensure they have read to the end of Chapter 8 in 'The Outsiders'. Complete response booklet on conflict, idoms and vocabulary.
Extension activity available on request for students who are up to date on all assignments. Help is available in C block.
McCarthy, AnnaI will be offering French students a chance to:
1. catch up missing work;
2. get some 1:1 or small group support for concepts they are struggling with.
McDonald, RossFor all PHE classes the classroom will be available to complete missing health assignments and the gym will be available to complete dance and gymnastics assessments.

McMath, RobIn PHE we will have the classroom available for students to complete missing health assignments.
Merrick, Dave• Red Cross: Beyond the Hurt
• Environment Club Volunteerism
• Tutoring / Extra Help
• Catch Up / Re Dos / Brightspace Work
• Term 3 IE Work
• Movie
Monks, DaleOpportunities in the afternoon of April 17th to complete Quizzes/Tests or get some one on one help with various work.
Mtawali, CrosbyB-Block – Calculus 12
One-on-one sessions will be available to students before the unit test on Thursday.

A-Block – Foundations of Math & Pre-Calculus 10
Make-up for lessons and/or tests earlier in the day (make sure you get your B-block attendance sorted out)
One-on-one sessions will be available to students all day.

D-Block – Foundations of Math & Pre-Calculus 10
Make-up for lessons and/or tests earlier in the day (make sure you get your B or A-block attendance sorted out)
One-on-one sessions will be available to students all day.

C-Block – Pre-Calculus 12
Students who signed up for a Term 3 retest should be in attendance in the morning. No test will be carried over to another time. Tests have to be completed in one seating.
Any questions from the assigned tasks can also be answered before we proceed to the next lesson. Students are encouraged to look-up solutions on the class portal.

Murphy, WhitneyFor Careers 10: complete email etiquette assignment, one drive clean-up, vision board collage and WorkBC Career Quizzes.

Reminder to remaining 11s & 12s to complete their overdue Careers assignments.

Murray, Greg
Olson, Ron
Pattison, SeanEmergency Care - Anyone missing sessions can come in to catch up on those lessons.
They will be told in class if they need to be there.

PE classes: Students missing health lessons can come in to catch up on those lessons.

Pearson, Andrew
Pettigrew, GraysonExplore will be offering time for trip preparation/menu planning, extra help & time for project work/homework.
Randall, DaveOpen Studio for currently enrolled students.
Rebitt, PaulB     All About Money 12
      Students can receive information and assistance with any Term 4 missing (or due) assignments.
      Also, this would be a good time to invest or update their stock investment portfolio.

A     Start Your Own Business 12
      All About Money 12
      Students can receive information and assistance with their Business Plan project
      Also, this would be a good time to work on other school work.

Lunch

D     All About Money 12
      Students can receive information and assistance with any Term 4 missing (or due) assignments.
      Also, this would be a good time to invest or update their stock investment portfolio.

Ross, DawsonThe electronics shop is open to all students, but anyone not currently taking a course will need to check in with Mr. Ross.

Sanchez, JordanThe shop will only be open to Transportation Trade Sampler students.
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.
Thorson, Dawnn A and B Block – Social Studies catch up and time to work on propaganda.
C and D Block – come on in and work on Careers 11/12
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. I will be supervising the NIC Math Contest in B Block - Portable 806 as well.
Willard, NathanBlock B – Enterprise 10 – Students are to come in to complete any missing assignments, quizzes, ticket out questions or unit assessments. With this being a term course, we have just started this class and are working on the first unit - Business and Economic Systems. If the students have any outstanding work that has not been completed, they are to come in and do so.

Block C – All About Money – Students are to come in to complete any missing assignments, quizzes, ticket out questions or unit assessments. They can also come in to seek additional support to help understand the concepts that are being taught in class. We have completed three units on earning money, spending money, and investments (which was quite an extensive unit). We are currently starting a unit on taxes and then moving to the cost of academic and post-secondary institutions.


Block D – Foundations and Pre-Calc 10 - Students are to come in to complete any missing assignments, quizzes, or assessments. They can also come in to seek additional support to help understand the concepts that are being taught in class. This is a great opportunity to practice and improve their math skills by working on homework form the textbook with my guidance. Currently we have completed our unit on Trigonometry, Exponents & Radicals, Polynomials, Linear Relationships, and Linear Equations and Graphs. We are currently working on Solving Systems of Linear Equations.
Wilson, MicheleFood Studies 12 (Block A)
Food Studies 9/10 (Block B)
Food Studies 11 (Block C)
Food Studies 8 (Block D)
Students who are missing any written assignments/projects are required to attend Flex Day. Please check MyEd. 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.

Young, AndrewYoung - Room 115.

Holly Mcdonald will be in room 115 tomorrow to assist students in Criminology or Legal Studies and Physical or Human Geography
Counselling OfficeThe Outback in the library will be open for students to work on Bursary applications or ask questions.
Work ExperienceAny students currently enrolled in a work experience 12A or 12B course you are encouraged to attend Flex Day to hand in or complete any outstanding paperwork for the course, we are nearing the end of the school year and want to ensure you are complete.

If you are nearing your 50 hours please submit your logs and reports. If you are nearing your 100 hours submit those logs and reports. Please also bring in your employer report and your reflection questions. If you have not yet submitted your resume and cover letter, please bring that in too.

We look forward to seeing you on April 17, 2024, in the careers office room 130.