POLYMERS: #5 Blog

1.    2. Claim: I think guar gum, water, and tide made our slime prototype the most successful. Evidence: From our testing process, you could see that the slime made from these three ingredients looked like a replica of normal slime and feels a lot like it, too. Reasoning: Mixing guar gum and water creates a thick liquid because water… Read more →

POLYMERS: #4 Blog

My team and I have finally reached our final results! They turned out extremely well, almost exactly like how we wanted it to turn out. The hard slime is a bit harder to squeeze, which is the point. The medium is fairly easy to squeeze, and the soft one is quite flexible. Our proportions were perfect because when we put… Read more →

POLYMERS: #3 Blog

My team has already found what we wanted in our slimes. Regarding physical properties, it wasn’t that important what color it is, etc. except for the texture of it since the slimes are going to be put into balloons and be used as a stress ball. From previous experiments, we have realized that the slime always left behind a rather… Read more →

POLYMERS – #2 Blog

My team, Sophia, Lily and I set out to make a polymer that helps relieve stress. Our target audience is teenagers because that is normally an age where they can get really stressed at. We decided on making a satisfying slime that is eco-friendly and biodegradable and since slime is something that teens normally play with, we thought it fit… Read more →

Characterization Blog on Juliette – WOOL

Reckless decisions are made when you find out the truth that’s been hidden for generations, and that can lead to disastrous consequences. Living in a silo where the outside air kills in a matter of minutes, these consequences can result in extinction, which has occurred in a distant silo that the protagonist, Juliette, found when she was sent out to… Read more →

POLYMERS – #1 Blog

What are polymers and how do they work? The most simple definition for polymers is that they are many molecules joint together like a long chain. The process of that is called polymerization. Monomers can undergo polymerization and they are formed when two separate molecules of the same or different types bind by sharing by sharing pairs of electrons. There… Read more →

American Revolution Journal

This historical e-book includes three turning points from the start to finish of the American Revolution. Those include the Boston Massacre, Boston Tea Party, and the Declaration of Independence and how the protagonist supporting the British changed her view on them over the years. Since the American Revolution is mainly from the colonist’s point of view, this is on the… Read more →

Daily Tech Use and Behaviour

1)  Analyze your own daily tech use and behaviors (time spent gaming, time spent on social media, time spent on Youtube/Instagram/Pinterest, notifications during homework, notifications when sleeping) Identify one (or more) area in your daily life that could be changed in order to improve your school performance, personal relationships and/or physical health. Based on this area(s),  make a plan for… Read more →

The American Revolution in Plain English

Harrison, Lily and I’s video is about the American Revolution in Plain English which is a simple summary of the revolution using simple words and pictures. The American Revolution showed us what changed over the seven years in the revolution and what did not and how important it is to unite together to defeat Britain, in this case. The thirteen… Read more →