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Learning and Failing and Succeeding: Rube Goldberg device

Mrs. Brand’s grade 10 Technological Design class was challenged to design and make a working Rube Goldberg device that progressed through 8 different actions with the final action turning on the light switch.

Students had to design, iterate, re-design until their concept worked. What a great opportunity to build resilience and to achieve success by failing and trying again.

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Library Orientation with a Twist

All of our grade 9 students go to the Library Learning Commons during their homeroom period to learn about the space, the resources available, and how to access it. After all, the Library Learning Commons will be their main source of information for the four years they will be at Carter.

In an effort to engage the modern learner, the Orientation is designed ... Continue reading "Library Orientation with a Twist"

IB Open House

IB Open House Nov 6th

The Cardinal Carter CHS IB Open House will take place on Nov 6th from 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm. The purpose of this open house is to provide perspective grade 8 students the opportunity to explore and engage the Cardinal Carter IB Diploma Programme. The evening will consist of a presentation followed by a tour ... Continue reading "IB Open House"