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  • Research Skills There will be many times during school/university that you will be asked to do research.  This will be for things such as essays, projects, speeches etc. Your future job or career may also require you to do research for presentations, reports, etc. So it is important that you not only know how to do research quickly, but ...
  • Words of Wisdom We have been speaking a lot this month about “Growth Mindset”. A new bulletin board has been put up in the atrium for you to explore at break and lunch times. The aim is to infuse our space with positivity and train our brain to remain motivated. Students: Read over the quotations and answer the reflection questions ...
  • Upcoming Heritage University Fairs The Canadian University Fair will be held in the MPR Monday November 5th from 9-10am. Grade 12s will attend the full hour. Grade 11s will come from 9:30-10. Grade 10s can leave class five minutes early at 9:45 and explore the institutions through break. The Egyptian University Fair will be held in the MPR Tuesday November 27th from 2-3pm. Grade ...
  • Cornell Note-Taking Guide READ THIS: This note-taking style was designed because student tests scores were too low.  It has been proven to shown improvement in test scores and has been adopted by most major law schools as the preferred method of note-taking. WATCH THIS: Please find attached a helpful tutorial on how to take Cornell notes. This explains ...
  • Global Vision Egypt- Invitation Oct 20 & 21 Like Edulinx who we met with yesterday, Global Vision for Academic Services provides a range of professional services for students who wish to study abroad. They give advice concerning all aspects of living and studying abroad. Their excellent links with universities ensure that your application is processed in the quickest possible time and you receive ...
  • Global Studies UK- Invitation Oct 10, 11 & 12 Global Study UK is happy to invite you to the International Education Fair featuring about 50 UK Universities. The Fair will take place at Hilton Cairo Heliopolis on Wednesday, 10th October 3pm – 7pm Thursday, 11th October 10am – 1pm & 4pm – 7am Friday, 12th October 2pm – 7pm This is a great opportunity for students to meet University ...
  • Study Abroad Session Today the grade 11 and 12s were invited to a lunch time session where we spoke about studying abroad. edulinx.net is a educational consultancy which helps place students in universities overseas. If you would like additional information about applying to universities in: Canada USA UK Holland Cyprus Malaysia New Zealand Australia …or other countries of interest, please see Ms Leah or contact Ms Sarah directly at ...
  • Assembly Topics Sept 30-Oct 4th GROWTH MINDSET This week in grades 7-11 assembly we talked about GROWTH MINDSET. MY STORY Most of you know me as a teacher and guidance counsellor, many of you don’t know that I’m also an artist. I’ve had a goal showing my work in a gallery for years. I’ve submitted various pieces over the years, but all have ...
  • Assembly Topics Sept 23-27 Grades 7,8,9,10: We spoke about expectations regarding our academic and learning progress. While we all know that our academic achievements are very important and we set goals to obtain between 80-100%, meaning we have thorough understanding and in-depth application of concepts and skills; some of us need a reminder that our LEARNING BEHAVIOURS are also graded ...
  • GRADE 9 & 10 University Preparation Check-list GRADE 9 & 10 UNIVERSITY PREPARATION CHECK-LIST  It’s not too early to start setting goals and planning your pathways to University. Course Selection: Consider what you might be interested in studying. Many universities offer advice on what courses to take at the start of high school to ensure you meet requirements later on. Get involved in extracurricular activities: ...