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Applied Skills (Woodworking) 10

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ADST

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Online

Applied Skills is a project-based course where you can get guidance and support as you...

Applied Skills (Woodworking) 10

ADST

Applied Skills is a project-based course where you can get guidance and support as you work. By the end of the course, you will have learned the essentials of workplace safety and have completed three projects you can be proud of.

Major Units & Topics

Project-based learning

Assessment

Proposal/Planning 30%

Weekly Logs 20%

Presentation 50%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Art Studio 10

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Arts Education

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Online

In Art Studio students will learn visual arts elements, principles of design, and image development...

Art Studio 10

Arts Education

In Art Studio students will learn visual arts elements, principles of design, and image development strategies. They will explore both 2D and 3D art forms working with a variety of materials to create unique, personal projects. Students will build an online portfolio, collaborate with their peers through online forums and art criticism, and view well-known works of art. Level: Basic to Intermediate

Major Units & Topics

Elements of Design

Colour Theory

Perspective Drawing

Figure Drawing

Painting & Sculpture

Assessment

20% Sketches

10% Discussions & Forums

50% Projects

10% Online e-Portfolio

10% Critiques

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Art Studio 10

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Arts Education

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Blended

In Blended Art Studio 10 students will explore both 2D and 3D art forms. The...

Art Studio 10

Arts Education

In Blended Art Studio 10 students will explore both 2D and 3D art forms. The course is designed to assist with learning the skills required to successfully complete projects aligned with your interests. Work with a variety of media, such as pencil, charcoal, conte, pastel, ink, acrylic paint, and 3D materials, while learning about the visual elements and principles of design. Build an online portfolio, view work completed by other students, and participate in critiques.

Level: Basic to Advanced

Major Units & Topics

Contemporary Art forms

Elements of Art

Drawing

Assessment

Projects = 40%

Sketchbook Assignments = 20%

Critiques & Presentations = 20%

Online Portfolio = 10%

Class Participation (Forums, Discussions, Behavior, Overall) = 10%"

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Cloverdale

Tuition

$150

Bible 10

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Other

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Online

Bible 10 focuses on providing students with the opportunity to explore their worldview and personal...

Bible 10

Other

Bible 10 focuses on providing students with the opportunity to explore their worldview and personal beliefs while focusing on the Old Testament of the Bible as a framework for understanding. Students gain awareness about the holistic nature of learning and explore the spiritual dimension of their identity.

Major Units & Topics

Module 1- Creation/Origin Story

Module 2- Covenant and Culture

Module 3- Literary Aspects of the Bible

Module 4- The Psalms

Module 5- Old Testament Book Study - Ecclesiastes

Module 6- Major and Minor Prophets

Assessment

Assignments 30%

Collaboration 20%

Tests/Quizzes 20%

Projects 30%

Formative Assessment - no gradebook mark

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Career Life Education 10

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Career Education

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Online

Career Education 10 helps students to become successful citizens by providing opportunities to explore a...

Career Life Education 10

Career Education

Career Education 10 helps students to become successful citizens by providing opportunities to explore a variety of higher education and career options, as well as learning about finances, making their learning meaningful and relevant.

Major Units & Topics

M1: Personal Development Part 1: Getting to Know You

M2: Personal Development Part 2: Understanding Finances - Part 1, "University Here I Come"

M3: Connections to Community: Workplace Skills & Etiquette, Understanding Finances - Part 2

M4: Career Life Plan: Career Skills, Employability Skills, Workplace Safety

Assessment

Specific assignments point value determines the overall course weightings.

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Choral Music 10

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Arts Education

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Online

The Choral Music 10 program offers students the opportunity to pursue their personal musical goals...

Choral Music 10

Arts Education

The Choral Music 10 program offers students the opportunity to pursue their personal musical goals while receiving high school credit for their work. Students enroll in private or group music lessons and submit highlights and demonstrations of their learning. Assignments and forums encourage a broad spectrum of musical disciplines including music analysis, history and creative assignments.

Major Units & Topics

Musicianship

Music in Self and Community

Music Vocabulary

Music History

Music Analysis

Assessment

Weekly Participation & Communication - 30%

Instructor Evaluation - 25%

Assignments - 25%

Term Recordings - 10%

Forums - 10%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Core French 10

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Second Languages

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Online

In this course, students will learn concepts and vocabulary related to home and health, life...

Core French 10

Second Languages

In this course, students will learn concepts and vocabulary related to home and health, life and world, everyday things, and places and events. Students spend about 60% of their time in Rosetta Stone, our “textbook”, working on grammar lessons, practicing those lessons by reading and recording stories, playing games and engaging in live tutoring sessions with native speakers. The rest of the course is comprised of teacher-created written, grammar and speaking assignments along with monthly virtual classes with the class to practice speaking skills.

Major Units & Topics

Home and health, life and world, everyday things and places and events.

Assessment

Rosetta Stone progress reports 60%

Quizzes, grammar tutorials, virtual classes and major assignments 40%

Prerequisites

French 9

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Creative Writing 10

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English Language Arts

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Online

Are you a passionate writer? Students who choose to focus on Creative Writing will develop...

Creative Writing 10

English Language Arts

Are you a passionate writer? Students who choose to focus on Creative Writing will develop their writing abilities through vocabulary exercises, journaling, and creating a variety of texts including short stories, non-fiction, poetry, and scripts.

Major Units & Topics

Journaling, Short Stories, Poetry, Screenwriting

Assessment

Assignments and Projects – 50%

Module Quizzes – 10%

Participation - 20%

Exams – 20%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

50 - 60 hours

Credits Earned

2

Location

Online

Dance Choreography 10

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Arts Education

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Online

The Dance Choreography 10 course offers students both the exploration of the choreographic process and...

Dance Choreography 10

Arts Education

The Dance Choreography 10 course offers students both the exploration of the choreographic process and the basic tools used in choreography. Students will learn through improvisations, assignments, forum discussions, and the completion of a piece that will be presented at the end of each term. Journals will also play an important role in the learning process for reflection of the creative process of choreography.

Major Units & Topics

Elements of Dance

Choreographing your own Dance

Dance Vocabulary

Dance Analysis

Assessment

Weekly Participation & Communication - 30%

Instructor Evaluation - 25%

Assignments - 25%

Term Recordings - 10%

Forums - 10%

Prerequisites
Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Dance Technique and Performance 10

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Arts Education

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Online

The Dance Technique and Performance 10 course will teach students basic dance technique and performance...

Dance Technique and Performance 10

Arts Education

The Dance Technique and Performance 10 course will teach students basic dance technique and performance qualities developed from the elements of movement. Through a progressive approach, students can expect to improve in strength, flexibility, stamina, balance, and coordination; in addition to building confidence and building trust with one another. Students are expected to participate in dance classes, reflect and report on a weekly basis and submit term recordings demonstration personal progress.

Major Units & Topics

Elements of Dance

Dance Safety

Dance Vocabulary

Skills and Attitude

Dance Analysis

Performance

Assessment

Weekly Participation & Communication - 30%

Instructor Evaluation - 25%

Assignments - 25%

Term Recordings - 10%

Forums - 10%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Drama 10

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Arts Education

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Online

Drama 10 is intended as an overview to dramatic and theatrical arts. Students are introduced...

Drama 10

Arts Education

Drama 10 is intended as an overview to dramatic and theatrical arts. Students are introduced to basic theatrical, stage and film terminology; the origins of Western Theatre; basic elements and principles of theatrical performance and technologies; and the process of constructive critique. This course is designed to develop an appreciation for and understanding of the theater. Participation in performance outside of the classroom environment is mandatory, and students are required to attend at least one live theatrical presentation.

Major Units & Topics

Value of Drama

Vocabulary

Show Reflection

Play Analysis

Assessment

Weekly Participation & Communication - 30%

Instructor Evaluation - 25%

Assignments - 25%

Term Recordings - 10%

Forums - 10%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Drama 10

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Arts Education

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Blended

Students will use the creative process to suspend their disbelief and create compelling dramatic performances....

Drama 10

Arts Education

Students will use the creative process to suspend their disbelief and create compelling dramatic performances. Infusing the use of improvisational and group activities, students will enhance their skills in vocal and physical performance to create dynamic characters, reflecting on and assessing their personal processes. Students will create, write, and perform in small groups, applying theatrical techniques. Students will gain an understanding of appropriate stage terminology and process. Students will experience the life of a play from auditions to the curtain call, through the performance of a class production, performed at the TLA One Act Play Drama Festival in June

Major Units & Topics

Movements & Vocal Characterizations

Theatre Company Personnel

Scene Creation & Advanced Storytelling

Social & Cultural Issues Playbuilding

Production Auditions, Rehearsals & Performance

Self-Reflection & Evaluations

Assessment

Assignments = 15%

Presentations = 25%

Final Scene Performances = 25%

Active Participation = 30%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Cloverdale

Tuition

$150

English 10 – Composition

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English Language Arts

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Online

English 10 focuses on foundational language and literacy skills, providing students with the opportunity to...

English 10 – Composition

English Language Arts

English 10 focuses on foundational language and literacy skills, providing students with the opportunity to explore diverse texts, respond thoughtfully, and collaborate with each other through virtual classes and online discussions. All students will complete a semester of Composition to develop essential writing skills and depending on their personal interests, students may choose to complete either Literary Studies or Creative Writing for the second half of the course.

Major Units & Topics

Vocabulary, Paragraph Writing, Essay Organization

Assessment

Assignments and Projects – 50%

Module Quizzes – 10%

Participation - 20%

Exams – 20%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

50 - 60 hours

Credits Earned

2

Location

Online

Food Studies 10

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ADST

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Online

Students will explore the wonderful world of cooking and baking, completing a variety of tasty...

Food Studies 10

ADST

Students will explore the wonderful world of cooking and baking, completing a variety of tasty labs. Assignments such as meal planning, preparing a 3 course meal, or food trends are just a few of the tasks covered. Parent assessment in marking labs is required, and photos of lab work must also be submitted.

Major Units & Topics

The Canadian Kitchen

M1: Food Preservation, Breakfast, Desserts

Safety

M2: Soup, Bread, Salad, Dinner, (Supper Part 1, Supper Part 2)

M3: Meal Planning, Careers, Electives

Assessment

Assignments, quizzes, forums, video = 30%

Labs = 70%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Foundations of Math and Pre-Calculus 10

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Math

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Online

Foundations of Math and Precalculus 10 covers topics needed to move on to both Pre-Calculus...

Foundations of Math and Pre-Calculus 10

Math

Foundations of Math and Precalculus 10 covers topics needed to move on to both Pre-Calculus Math 11 and Foundations Math 11. This course has video instruction on each topic, as well as assignments, quizzes, tests and two projects. It is a comprehensive course utilizing algebra and graphing.

Major Units & Topics

Surface area and volume, right triangle trigonometry, exponents and radicals, polynomials, linear relations and functions, linear equations and graphs, solving systems of equations algebraically and graphically, financial literacy and probability.

Assessment

10% assignments

40% tests

40% quizzes

10% projects

Prerequisites

Solid understanding of all concepts covered in the Math 9 curriculum

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Foundations of Math and Pre-Calculus 10

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Math

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Blended

Combining in class projects, activities and personalized instruction with online learning, students will develop: logic...

Foundations of Math and Pre-Calculus 10

Math

Combining in class projects, activities and personalized instruction with online learning, students will develop: logic and problem solving, algebraic reasoning and number sense, algebraic and graphical reasoning through the study of relations, and money sense. This course is usually required for admission into post-secondary schools for science, engineering or math based programs.

Major Units & Topics

Trigonometry; Polynomials (Radicals, Exponents, Algebra Basics, Factoring); Relations and Functions (Introduction, Linear Relations, Systems of Linear Relations), Probability, Financial Literacy

Assessment

Tests 20%

Assignments 25%

Quizzes 20%

Activities and Projects 25%

Participation 10%

Prerequisites

Math 9

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Cloverdale

Tuition

$150

German 10

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Second Languages

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Online

This course uses the newest version of Rosetta Stone called TOTALe as its textbook. It...

German 10

Second Languages

This course uses the newest version of Rosetta Stone called TOTALe as its textbook. It includes grammar, vocabulary, reading, writing, speaking and pronunciation exercises. Practice activities and live tutoring sessions with German native speakers reinforce the learning. Additionally, the teacher supplements the program with speaking and writing assignments, exposure to German culture, and regular class meetings to provide students with practical application and grammar help.

Major Units & Topics

Home and health, life and world, everyday things and places and events.

Assessment

Rosetta Stone progress reports 60%

Quizzes, grammar tutorials, virtual classes and major assignments 40%

Prerequisites
Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Humanities 10

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English Language Arts
Social Studies

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Blended

Humanities 10 blends the experience of literature, language, history and geography into a single, exciting...

Humanities 10

English Language Arts
Social Studies

Humanities 10 blends the experience of literature, language, history and geography into a single, exciting learning experience that covers the competencies for both Composition & Literary Studies 10 as well as Social Studies 10. Through historically relevant literature, biographies, poetry, drama, and crucial events from 1914- Present, we will learn how each event shaped our nation. The Humanities 10 program is a fast-paced, project-based learning environment involving debate, high-level thinking, and weekly peer collaboration. As a class we will tackle big questions, critique big decisions, and unravel big issues. Students should be prepared to strive for excellence, complete consistent homework demands, and communicate consistently and openly both online and in class. Commitment and dedication are key for success in this course.

Major Units & Topics

Unit One: World War One, the 1920’s & 30’s, ‘All Quiet on the Western Front’ novel study, creative writing.

Unit Two: World War Two, the 1950’s & 60’s, ‘Lord of the Flies’ novel study, essay writing.

Unit Three: 1970’s-1990’s, Canadian Government & Law, poetry.

Unit Four: Geography and Global Issues, Romeo & Juliet studies.

Assessment

Tests/Quizzes ~20%

Homework Assignments & Completion (done on time/each week) ~30%

Projects ~30%

Class Participation (Group work, Behavior, Overall) ~20%

Prerequisites

English 9 and Social Studies 9

Time Commitment

200 - 240 hours

Credits Earned

8

Location

Cloverdale

Tuition

$300

Humanities 10

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English Language Arts
Social Studies

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Online

Humanities 10 focuses upon Canada’s growing autonomy and emerging role in international affairs from 1919...

Humanities 10

English Language Arts
Social Studies

Humanities 10 focuses upon Canada’s growing autonomy and emerging role in international affairs from 1919 to the present, the structures and functions of Canadian government, and global demographics and environmental issues in relationship to Canada. Reading Canadian literature to further understand these decades, students will tackle big questions and challenge each other through collaborative forums and v-classes. While covering the curricular competencies for Socials 10 and Focused Literary Studies 10, students also develop their writing skills for Composition 10. Students are encouraged to personalize their learning as the course includes a variety of assignments, tasks, and projects.

Major Units & Topics

Social Studies Skills; Canadian Government; Roaring Twenties and Great Depression; Canada's Role in WWII; Postwar Canada; Quebec, Multiculturalism, and Canadian Identity; Canada at Crossroads; Canada in the World - Demographics, Sustainability, and Environment; Canada in the 21st Century; Canadian literature related to the 20th century, novels - Who Has Seen the Wind? by W.O. Mitchell, Never Cry Wolf by Farley Mowat, and choice of a children's novel

Assessment

Assignments 20%

Quizzes 30%

Essays/Projects 30%

Participation (collaborative forums and v-classes) 20%

Prerequisites

English 9 and Social Studies 9

Time Commitment

200 - 240 hours

Credits Earned

8

Location

Online

Instrumental Music 10

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Arts Education

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Online

The Instrumental Music 10 program offers students the opportunity to pursue their personal musical goals...

Instrumental Music 10

Arts Education

The Instrumental Music 10 program offers students the opportunity to pursue their personal musical goals while receiving high school credit for their work. Students enroll in private or group music lessons and submit highlights and demonstrations of their learning. Assignments and forums encourage a broad spectrum of musical disciplines including music analysis, history and creative assignments.

Major Units & Topics

Musicianship

Music in Self and Community

Music Vocabulary

Music History

Music Analysis

Assessment

Weekly Participation & Communication - 30%

Instructor Evaluation - 25%

Assignments - 25%

Term Recordings - 10%

Forums - 10%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Leadership 10

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Other

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Online

This course is specially designed to offer a broad range of avenues that will empower...

Leadership 10

Other

This course is specially designed to offer a broad range of avenues that will empower each student to graciously accept the challenge of leadership. The challenge of leadership aims to improve the student’s understanding of how human behaviour affects the functioning of any given organization. Each student is given the opportunity to explore their personal leadership style, as well as implement and design a Student Council. Students learn and apply key elements of an effective leader in their everyday life. The transferable skills and benefits gained by successfully completing this course are integral to life itself.

Participants of this course are the voice for the student body at large. It encourages active student participation and a subtle invitation into social circles that otherwise may not have been encountered or established. It is an ideal medium through which the key initiatives help to forge a bond among the students reinforcing self-esteem, character, and success.

Major Units & Topics
Assessment

Meeting attendance: 20%

Overall participation and execution of TLA Student Council Role: 30%

Communication to Teacher and Fellow Peers (must respond within 1-2 business days): 20%

Assignment completion and accuracy: 30%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online, however, there is the need for the students to meet as a Student Council every 1-2 weeks at TLA Hawthorne. There is also the possibility of 1 face-to-face meeting with the teacher in either the 2nd or 3rd term.

Literary Studies 10

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English Language Arts

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Online

Are you ready to thoughtfully question what you read? Literary Studies explores fiction and non-fiction...

Literary Studies 10

English Language Arts

Are you ready to thoughtfully question what you read? Literary Studies explores fiction and non-fiction texts including Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar, novel studies, and short stories unit. Students will present their understanding through a variety of assignments, quizzes, and projects.

Major Units & Topics

Shakespeare's Julius Caesar, Short Stories, Poetry, Non-Fiction

Assessment

Assignments and Projects – 50%

Module Quizzes – 10%

Participation - 20%

Exams – 20%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

50 - 60 hours

Credits Earned

2

Location

Online

Minecraft Server Administration 10

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Other

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Online

Interested in running your own Minecraft server? Learn all you need to know from technical...

Minecraft Server Administration 10

Other

Interested in running your own Minecraft server? Learn all you need to know from technical details to community management, by spending an hour a week online with TLA’s long-time Minecraft server and community administrator, Mr. Hewlett!

The course will include:

  • all the technical knowledge you need to get your own Minecraft server up and running (be prepared to take on the command line!)
  • in-depth discussions on the challenges of creating and maintaining an online community and how to address them
  • a server administration “practicum” in which participants will work as assistant server/community administrators in the TLA Minecraft program
Major Units & Topics

Servers and Clients

Building a Community

Rules and Reinforcement

Administration Practicum

Setup and Run Your Own Server!

Reflections

Assessment

Quest Creation: 10%

Practicum: 30%

Rule-set: 10%

Community Tools: 10%

Server: 20%

Reflective Report: 20%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

50-60 hours

Credits Earned

2

Musical Theatre 10

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Arts Education

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Online

Musical Theatre 10 focuses on developing singing/acting/movement skills in a variety of musical theatre performing...

Musical Theatre 10

Arts Education

Musical Theatre 10 focuses on developing singing/acting/movement skills in a variety of musical theatre performing styles. This class lays the foundation for musical theatre performance through learning to use your own personal voice type to sing different kinds of songs, learning to analyze the lyrics to find out how to communicate the story through vocal and physical expression, and learning to develop the character in order to bring the song to life through singing,acting and dancing. Students will also learn to overcome stage fright, and build their confidence through weekly reflection, forum discussions and other practical assignments. Students are expected to participate in a musical theatre production of their choosing that will coincide with this course.

Major Units & Topics

Musical Theatre Vocabulary

Theatre Etiquette

Play Analysis

Acting the Song

Choreography

Audition Preparation

Showcase Reflection

Assessment

Weekly Participation & Communication - 30%

Instructor Evaluation - 25%

Assignments - 25%

Term Recordings - 10%

Forums - 10%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Physical and Health Education 10

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Physical and Health Education

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Blended

Earn credit while working toward a healthier lifestyle! Along with your in-class physical activity, the...

Physical and Health Education 10

Physical and Health Education

Earn credit while working toward a healthier lifestyle! Along with your in-class physical activity, the backbone of PHE10 is the structure and support of weekly logs. The goal is to help you remain accountable to a lifestyle of physical activity. In the meanwhile, you’ll learn from important, complementary lessons on nutrition, emotional health and safe practices while exercising.

Major Units & Topics

Principles of Training

Components of Fitness

Healthy Eating

Healthy Relationships

Bullying and Stereotyping

Assessment

Classroom skill and participation 40%

Weekly Logs 30%

Assignments 30%

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Cloverdale

Tuition

$150

Physical and Health Education 10

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Physical and Health Education

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Online

Try a variety of physical activities and increase your chance of being active throughout your...

Physical and Health Education 10

Physical and Health Education

Try a variety of physical activities and increase your chance of being active throughout your life. Learn to maintain and improve your personal fitness through regular participation in physical activities. By understanding your strengths, weaknesses and personal preferences, it will help you plan and achieve your physical activity goals.

Major Units & Topics

M1: Physical Literacy

M2: Healthy Living

M3: Social, Mental & Community Health

Assessment

Weekly activities = 55%

Videos = 15%

Written Assignments = 15%

Participation = 5%

Student Self-Assessments = 10%

Prerequisites

PE 9

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Saxon Math 10

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Math

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Online

This is a two year online course. Entry begins when you are partway through Saxon...

Saxon Math 10

Math

This is a two year online course. Entry begins when you are partway through Saxon Algebra 1. When you reach the finish, you will have covered all concepts contained in Foundations of Math and Pre-Calculus 10, as well as Pre-Calculus 11. You will log your work as you make your way through the Saxon Algebra 1 and 2 text books and work on additional online assignments to fill in any gaps in those Saxon texts. Upon completion of this course, you will have covered all concepts contained in Foundations of Math and Pre-Calculus 10, as well as Pre-Calculus 11. It will prepare you to move out of the Saxon curriculum into Pre-Calculus 12, and towards university math courses.

Major Units & Topics

Trigonometry; Polynomials (Radicals, Exponents, Algebra Basics, Factoring); Relations and Functions (Introduction, Linear Relations, Systems of Linear Relations), Probability, Financial Literacy

Assessment

40% Tests

40% Lessons

20% Online Assignments

Prerequisites

Math 9 (If Saxon, then halfway through Algebra 1)

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Science 10

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Science

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Online

Science 10 is a tour of the foundations of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Earth Science....

Science 10

Science

Science 10 is a tour of the foundations of Biology, Chemistry, Physics and Earth Science. Through personal research on topics of interest to the student, video and text content as well as V-classes, students will be engaged in the course and well prepared for the provincial exam.

Major Units & Topics

Universe and The Big Bang

Chemistry

Genetics

Physics as it deals with energy flow

Assessment

Tests (50%)

Assignments and Current Science News Article (50%)

Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Science 10

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Science

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Blended

Combining in class projects, activities and personalized instruction with online learning, students will develop: logic...

Science 10

Science

Combining in class projects, activities and personalized instruction with online learning, students will develop: logic and problem solving, algebraic reasoning and number sense, algebraic and graphical reasoning through the study of relations, and money sense. This course is usually required for admission into post-secondary schools for science, engineering or math based programs.

Major Units & Topics

Safety, Scientific Method, Formation of the Universe (Earth Science), Chemistry, Energy (Physics), Genetics (biology), Independent Project

Assessment

Test and Quizzes 30%

Projects and Assignments 30%

Labs 30%

Participation 10%

Prerequisites

Science 9

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Cloverdale

Tuition

$150

Social Studies 10

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Social Studies

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Online

Socials 10 focuses upon Canada’s growing autonomy and emerging role on the global stage from...

Social Studies 10

Social Studies

Socials 10 focuses upon Canada’s growing autonomy and emerging role on the global stage from 1919 to the present as students read, question, and think about our history. While examining the structures and functions of the different levels of government in Canada, students will tackle the big question “Why bother to vote”? This course also investigates Canada and the era of globalization through demographics, environment, and economy. Students are encouraged to personalize their learning as the course includes a variety of assignments, tasks, and projects.

Major Units & Topics

Social Studies Skills; Canadian Government; Roaring Twenties and Great Depression; Canada's Role in WWII; Postwar Canada; Quebec, Multiculturalism, and Canadian Identity; Canada at Crossroads; Canada in the World - Demographics, Sustainability, and Environment; Canada in the 21st Century

Assessment

Assignments 20%

Quizzes 30%

Essays/Projects 30%

Participation (collaborative forums and v-classes) 20%

Prerequisites

Social Studies 9

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Social-Emotional Learning Group 9-12

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Other

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Blended

Taught by Behavioral Interventionists, this course will focus on transition planning and adaptive skill building...

Social-Emotional Learning Group 9-12

Other

Taught by Behavioral Interventionists, this course will focus on transition planning and adaptive skill building in preparation for adulthood.  Program focus can include areas of importance for parents and children. The program will present a new topic each week, each topic will build on the previous week in order to encourage generalization and maintenance of skills.  Participation and homework will be required.

Major Units & Topics

Cooking, shopping, utilizing public transit, laundry, budgeting, identifying safe relationships, maintaining relationships, and more.

Assessment
Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

2 hours/week in-class

Location

Abbotsford

Spanish 10

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Second Languages

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Online

In this course, students will learn concepts and vocabulary related to home and health, life...

Spanish 10

Second Languages

In this course, students will learn concepts and vocabulary related to home and health, life and world, everyday things, and places and events. Students spend about 60% of their time in Rosetta Stone, our “textbook”, working on grammar lessons, practicing those lessons by reading and recording stories, playing games and engaging in live tutoring sessions with native speakers. The rest of the course is comprised of teacher-created written, grammar and speaking assignments along with monthly virtual classes with the class to practice speaking skills.

Major Units & Topics

Home and health, life and world, everyday things and places and events.

Assessment

Rosetta Stone progress reports 60%

Quizzes, grammar tutorials, virtual classes and major assignments 40%

Prerequisites

Spanish 9

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Textiles 10

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ADST

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Online

Textiles 10 combines hands-on sewing projects with rich instructional lessons. It gives students an opportunity...

Textiles 10

ADST

Textiles 10 combines hands-on sewing projects with rich instructional lessons. It gives students an opportunity to develop their sewing skills, build their understanding of textiles and fashion, and creatively express themselves with fabric as their medium. Students must have a sewing machine and equipment.

Major Units & Topics

Safety First, Fabric Properties

M1: Hand Sewing & Hems, Tools of the Trade, Preparing for Sewing Projects

M2: Projects and Parent Assessment, Elements and Principles of Design, History of Sewing and Design.

M3: Projects and Parent Assessments, Recycling and Textiles, Careers in Textiles.

Assessment

Major assignment = 35%

Projects = 50%

Minor assignments = 15%

Prerequisites

Must have access to a sewing machine and someone with some sewing experience they can go to for help if needed.

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Theatre Production 10

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Arts Education

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Online

In Theatre Production 10, students gain the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to become participants...

Theatre Production 10

Arts Education

In Theatre Production 10, students gain the knowledge, skills, and attitudes necessary to become participants in the theatre process.This course provides opportunities for students to experience the wealth of theatre repertoire representing a variety of styles and forms. Through their involvement, students become aware of and understand the technical and theoretical aspects of theatre, and the production issues specific to these styles. They will focus on the integral role of production elements in a theatre performance. Through participating in theatre productions, students increase their knowledge, gain confidence and develop skills in all phases of theatre processes

Major Units & Topics
Assessment
Prerequisites

None

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Web Development 10

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ADST

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Online

Thousands of web pages are published everyday using code, code created by a web developer....

Web Development 10

ADST

Thousands of web pages are published everyday using code, code created by a web developer. Web Development 10 (ICTM10) introduces students to the fundamental technologies behind the Internet. It walks through the tools, languages and types of jobs that are currently available.

Students will learn about the relationship between web structure and content (HTML), style and design, cascading style sheet (CSS) functionality and interactivity (JavaScript). They will generate ideas, create website designs and prototypes. As they interactively test and consider the user experience, students will refine their website creation for a final showcase project.

Major Units & Topics

Unit 1: Getting Started - What is the Web?

Unit 2: HTML - Structuring Websites

Unit 3: CSS - Styling Websites

Unit 4: Project - Create Your Homepage

Unit 5: Designing User Interfaces

Unit 6: Final Project

Advanced HTML and CSS

Assessment

Assignments 50%

Quizzes & Forums 25%

Projects 25%

Prerequisites

A basic understanding of the internet, it's functions and a desire to learn web-based coding is erquired.

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

WebTech 10

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ADST

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Blended

WebTech (aka CompuTech: The Sequel) will teach you how to run your own little corner...

WebTech 10

ADST

WebTech (aka CompuTech: The Sequel) will teach you how to run your own little corner of the internet by focusing on (among other things):

  • creating your own web-pages with HTML and CSS,
  • setting up and programming dynamic web-sites and web-applications with JavaScript and PHP (and some SQL)
  • turning old computers (and even your Raspberry Pi!) into web-servers to host your own (and/or others’) web-sites
  • buying and configuring your own domain name.
Major Units & Topics

Build Your Own Webserver!

Hand-Coding Static Websites

Deploying and Programming Dynamic Websites

Final Project

Assessment

Assignments: 30%

Project Proposals: 20%

Term 2 Project: 20%

Final Project: 30%

Prerequisites

CompuTech - or a demonstration of prerequisite skills/knowledge in a variety of relevant areas.

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Cloverdale

Tuition

$150

Workplace Math 10

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Math

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Online

Workplace Math 10 covers math from everyday life such as shopping, salaries and taxes. It...

Workplace Math 10

Math

Workplace Math 10 covers math from everyday life such as shopping, salaries and taxes. It also covers math which you will find in various trades and workplaces like trigonometry. This course is designed to help prepare students for life outside the classroom by familiarizing them with mathematical concepts they will encounter, and presenting them with real world applications. There is video instruction on each unit and basic algebra skills are utilized. This course may limit your university options, so please check with your post secondary institution before taking this course.

Major Units & Topics

Unit pricing and currency exchange, earning an income, length area and volume, mass temperature and volume, angles and parallel lines, similarity of figures, trigonometry of right triangles, probability.

Assessment

10% assignments

45% projects

45% tests

Prerequisites

A decent understanding of concepts covered in the Math 9 curriculum

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

Workplace Math 10

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Math

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Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 10 covers math from everyday life such as shopping, salaries and...

Workplace Math 10

Math

Apprenticeship and Workplace Math 10 covers math from everyday life such as shopping, salaries and taxes. It also covers math which you will find in various trades and workplaces. This course is designed to help prepare students for life outside the classroom by familiarizing them with mathematical concepts they will encounter, and presenting them with real world applications. This course is taught one hour per week in the classroom, and the rest completed at home.

Major Units & Topics

Unit pricing; Earning an income; Length Area Volume; Mass Temperature and Volume; Angles and Parallel lines; Similar figures; Right Angle Trigonometry; Probability

Assessment
Prerequisites

A decent understanding of concepts covered in the Math 9 curriculum

Time Commitment

100 - 120 hours

Credits Earned

4

Location

Online

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