Ms. Halas Moulton

Mrs. Halas Moulton teaches Graphic Arts, Digital Tech, Science, Social Studies, Make, Environmental Issues and World Issues

Posted: February 15, 2017

Present to the class a 1-10 minute video/presentation of a cool invention see the calendar in class - starting February 20nd (Helina)

Due Date: 

Monday, February 20, 2017

Posted: February 15, 2017

Watch a video from the series "Abstract" on Netflix and write a half page journal of your thoughts or observations while watching.

Example:

It was amazing when s/he did ____________.  I never realized that ___________________.  I would like to try ________________.  It wourld be really cool if_____________

Due Date: 

Wednesday, February 22, 2017

Posted: February 15, 2017

See attached.

Posted: February 15, 2017

Dates limites:

  • Quiz le 23 février
  • Regarder les étoiles - le 27 février
  • Test - le 2 mars
  • Lancer une fusée/proteger un oeuf le 3 mars
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Create a 3-5page SMART Notebook presentation that is both visually appealing, creative, interactive, and well-thought out.

  • All pages need to have a consistent layout. 
  • Light against dark or dark against light. 
  • Minimum 24 point font.
  • Include a one page introduction with a menu linking to other pages
  • Minimum one pull tab
  • Minimum of one fancy reveal

Complete the attached assignment.

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Posted: February 5, 2017

Build a Bristlebot That Goes as Straight as Possible.  You will be supplied with a motor, AA battery and toothbrush and have access to tape, electrical tape, wire, wire strippers, scissors, popsicle sticks, elastics and anything else you can scavenge. 

The goal is to have Bristlbot travel six feet on a 3 foot wide course.

Journal must include:  a description of the challenge (2), brainstorming (images or words) (4), design (6), build, structure and performance (4), reflection, conclusion and improvements (4).

Posted: February 5, 2017

Work in one of six groups to create a poster that summarizes one of the four stages of consumption impacts the environment (extraction, production, distribution and recycling).  Summarize the limits, envrironmental costs, the human costs and the limits. Two groups can also do a poster explaining either perceived obselecence or planned obselence with illustrations that show examples of that this means.  http://storyofstuff.org/movies/story-of-stuff/

Marks:

Clarity of explanation - 5

Brevity of explanation - 5

Clarity of visual explanation - 5

Impact of overall poster when seen from far away - 5

 

EnviSci Carbon Footprint calculaor

Posted: February 3, 2017

Type a reflection and edit it in Word then paste it here in the comments section.  You can use these questions to guide your reflection: Were you surprised at your result?  What are areas in your life that you could easily reduce your impact on the planet? What areas would be more difficult?  What are some areas of your life that you never even considered as having a negative impact on the environment?

Environmental Science Survey

Posted: February 2, 2017

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