Tag: GCE Chicago

Policy: Infograph on the U.S. Nuclear Program

Policy: Infograph on the U.S. Nuclear Program

This unit in Policy we looked at infographs, and how effective they can be when it comes to communicating information to a large demographic. What …

 

A Nation’s Argument: From Nemesis to Synthesis

A Nation’s Argument: From Nemesis to Synthesis

In this final unit of A Nation’s Argument, we studied dialectics and its goal, which is synthesis. I chose to investigate the conflict between Iran and Israel, …

 

Light & Sound: GF’s time-telling device

Light & Sound: GF’s time-telling device

In this unit of my math and science course, we studied how light and sound can be used to measure time. To my surprise, cultures …

 

Design & Engineering: Building a Water Station

Design & Engineering: Building a Water Station

This week in my Design and Engineering class, we created a water station of our own design. One thousand children in India die of diarrhea; if …

 

Sandbox Field Experience GF

Sandbox Field Experience GF

For Student Enterprise, we went to Sandbox Industries and met with Nick Rosa and his staff to get some perspective on entrepreneurial skills, starting businesses, and working …

 

GF’s LESSON ON COMMUNITY ORGANIZING

GF’s LESSON ON COMMUNITY ORGANIZING

I fell in love with New Orleans the minute I set foot on it’s sinking land.  My love for this eccentric city combined with my …

 

GF Field Experience SHARK TANK

GF Field Experience SHARK TANK

For the Student Enterprise course, we have been watching Shark Tank, the television series about entrepreneurs pitching their start-ups to shark investors in hopes of …

 

Field Experience to Vosges

Field Experience to Vosges

For our Student Enterprise course, we went to Vosges. We investigated the sales/marketing at the company. On our trip to Vosges Chocolate company, we were lucky …

 

Org. Systems and Models Milestone #4

Org. Systems and Models Milestone #4

For Org. Systems and Models, we created a final lesson plan that covers the course, integrates and explains units 1, 2 and 3. This is …

 

Org. Systems and Models NASA Milestone

Org. Systems and Models NASA Milestone

 Please take a moment to view my video! For my Org. Systems and Models class, we built a NASA-funded robot to develop a better understanding of …