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Grade 10

Post Secondary Events

April 30th @ 1:00 - 4:00 p.m.: Vancouver International Universities Fair. Vancouver Convention Centre East. For more information visit: www.nationalcollegefairs.org.

Enrichment Opportunities

City of Vancouver Fire and Rescue Services Youth Outreach Academy

Students in grades 10 - 12 are invited to apply to this five day program to work together in small teams and in challenging environments with training and mentorship in a variety of search and rescue , first aid, and fire fighting skills, as well as fundraising. Visit www.vancouver.ca/youthacademy for information about application.

Volunteer Opportunities

Pedalheads and Atlantis Swim Programs

Volunteers are needed to assist with programs to teach children how to swim and cycle. Visit the website at: www.pedalheads.com and www.pedalheads.com/AtlantisSwim for more information. Volunteer applications are available at: https://form.jotform.com/42734947037259.

Investors Group Walk for Alzheimers

Volunteers are needed to help distribute promotional materials for the Investors Group Walk for Alzheimers. The Walk is on May 7, 2017 and volunteers are needed in early February and again in April for approximately three hours per day on either a Saturday or a Sunday. For more information go to: www.walkforalzheimers.ca. To register as a volunteer email: volunteers4alzheimers@gmail.com.

Bumpin Bakery

Bumpin Bakery is a student founded and run non-profit organization serving coffee and muffins every Sunday morning at the corner of Main and Hastings. Student volunteers are needed to donate muffins and/or serve muffins, coffee, and kindness to those in need in the downtown east side. One dozen muffins donated equals one service hour for VC students. For more information to to www.bumpinbakery.ca.

Staying Strong in Grade 10 - Who Can Help?

Academic Support: Teachers, Advisors, Academic Counsellors (Mr. Accili and Mr. Taggart), Peer Counselling (Ms. Marino).

Learning Challenges: The Learning Centre.

Personal Counselling: Ms. Beck, Counsellor.

Helpful Articles for Navigating Grade 10:

Stress Management

Time Management and Study Skills

Test Anxiety

Struggling in School

How to be Motivated

Procrastination

Perfectionism




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