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~Digital Memory Chip~DC

In my light and sound class, we are studying time telling devices in the past, present, and future. We studied the sun dial among other time telling devices.Then my class had to come up with ideas for our own time telling device. We went on a mental journey to the past/future and come back with Read More…

Abolish Capital Punishment or Keep It?

For my last action project, I had to pick a political issue and find someone to debate  the issue with. The issue I picked was capital punishment. My question for the debate was: Should states abolish capital punishment ? I did this debate with my father. My thesis was, that capital punishment SHOULD be abolished. Read More…

Germany on Trial!

In my Argument class, we had to do an action project about a case in Germany. What was the case? In 1871 Germany started to take over colonies in Africa. This resulted in War World 1. Why did they do this? Well this is how they could of reasoned: All rich European countries have African Read More…

Student and Teacher Relationships

In my Spanish class, for our recent unit, we studied student and teacher relationships in the past, present, and future. In this unit I interviewed people to learn what were student and teacher relationships like in their day. For my final project in this unit, I made a recording of a interview between two students Read More…

Hurricane Season: An Unnatural Disaster

For my first project as action in Hurricane Season, I created a micromentary on the incarceration of minorities in the U.S. Please watch my video below!  

Escuelas en el pasado, presente, y futuro.

    In my Spanish class, we learned about what schools were like in the past. We then visited a school to compare how schools are now. For our action project we had to write a paper, in Spanish, to tell what schools were like in the past, how they are now, and what we Read More…

The Making of Cake- The Movie

For my civic engagement unit, my group and I were assigned to use photography as our main media to make a short film with the theme purpose. So by using stop motion we created a short film. The movie we made was about a cake topper falling off a wedding cake and he goes on Read More…

Hand Washing Station-JP

  In many countries, people don’t have access to water to wash their hands. This causes many people to get sick and even die. In my design and engineering class, my group made a hand washing station to try to solve this issue. The materials we used were three pipes, a water container, water, tape, sticks, string, and Read More…

Water Station

For the first Design + Engineering project as action, we created a water station. My group, AW, BR and JDT, identified global water problems and designed a water station using the 8 steps of the engineering design process. We faced some difficulty with the framework of the water station and it’s ability to support itself, but Read More…

Business Plan MFa

  Unedited Business Plan:  Recycle Sports: For the Student Enterprise Course, we created a business plan aligned with the Millenium Development Goals. I have always been very passionate about sports, so I wanted to create a business that helped kids get more involved in athletics. My business is like Netflix with sports equipment. You go to Read More…