Culinary Training 11/12 / Family Studies 11/12 / Foods and Nutrition 11/12 / Foods and Nutrition 9/10 / Home Economics 8

This Year’s Essential Questions for #fhhomeec

Home Economics 8 (In partnership with Inquiry 8 and Humanities 8) What makes us who we are? Foods and Nutrition 9/10 What is the story of our food? Foods and Nutrition 11/12 How do our choices affect the world? Family Studies 11/12 Can one create change without action? Continue reading

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How (and Why) Does Your (School) Garden Grow?

Ms. Kestell, Ms. Lewis, and I are very excited to have started our edible school garden this year in Fraser Heights Secondary Home Ec. It is located in a very tiny plot of land near the new Neighbourhood Learning Centre and gets fantastic sun after noon! Together with other departments, we have attempted to bridge … Continue reading

Culinary Training 11/12 / Foods and Nutrition 11/12 / teachertong

Fraser Heights Student Food Blogs

Students were assigned a summative project for the last month of semester: explore one topic of of your interest within food and create dishes that reflect that interest. I was impressed by the variety of methods students used to represent their learning during the process of creating these dishes. These methods ranged from booklets to … Continue reading

Culinary Training 11/12 / Food Art 11 / Foods and Nutrition 11/12 / Fraser Heights Catering / teachertong

APPLY: Surrey Home Economics Teacher Association Scholarship $400

Have you loved taking senior Home Economics courses? Are you a student in #sd36learn? Apply for this scholarship! Ask your Home Economics teacher for more information. Deadline: May 31 2013   SHETA Scholarship Foods http://www.scribd.com/embeds/138641096/content?start_page=1&view_mode=scroll     SHETA Scholarship 2013 Version T http://www.scribd.com/embeds/138640773/content?start_page=1&view_mode=scroll Surrey Home Economics Teacher Association Scholarship http://www.scribd.com/embeds/138641247/content?start_page=1&view_mode=scroll Continue reading

Culinary Training 11/12 / Debate / Food Art 11 / Foods and Nutrition 11/12 / Foods and Nutrition 9/10 / Fraser Heights Catering / Home Economics 8 / teachertong

Answering: Who am I, really?

I enlisted the help of my students to create a self-portrait I was assigned to do in on of my M.Ed. courses. The assignment was to draw, write, or take a photo – the usual self portrait. As I thought about this assignment I contemplated: if I was to put together a self-portrait of myself, … Continue reading