This Week in the Classroom

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Grade 8 – Atoms The Grade 8 students created models of atoms of an element of their choosing and presented them in class.  Grade 9 – Density Grade 9 physics students were asked to create boats made out of aluminum foil that would be tested on water. They were tested …

Journey to Hemkunt Sahib

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The Grade 11s have returned from a fantastic yatra to Hemkunt Sahib in Uttarakhand. This is a special site for Sikhs as it marks the location where Guru Gobind Singh became one with God in a previous life. The Gurdwara is a 15 km hike from Govindghat and rests 4320 …

This Week in the Classroom

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How Bread Rises Grade 6 scientists, Dharma Ranjit and Partap, discovered how yeast interacts with sugar to create carbon dioxide. Through this experiment, they watched as the level of the flour in the bottle rose to inflate the attached balloon as it filled with carbon dioxide. They discussed that air …

Turban Tying Competition

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This weekend we had our annual Turban Tying Competition. It’s a great way to encourage our students to bring greater excellence to their turbans and it gives some of our new students motivation to learn to tie their turbans for themselves.  For this competition, each house had ten minutes to …