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COURSE FAIR FRIDAY JAN. 30th DURING CLASS – teacher will accompany TABLES BY SUBJECT ASK ALL YOUR QUESTIONS ABOUT YOUR COURSES – THIS IS YOUR CHANCE TO MAKE SURE YOU GET YOUR COURSE SELECTION RIGHT!!
Compulsory Credits 4 English (gr. 9 - 12) 3 Math (gr. 9 - 12) 2 Science (gr. 9 - 10) 1 The Arts (gr. 9 - 10) 1 Can. Geography (gr. 9) 1 Can. History (gr. 10) 1 French (gr. 9) 1 Health & Physical Ed. 1/2 Career Studies (gr. 10) )1/2 Civics (gr. 10)
Other Credits You Must Have GROUP 1 - 1 additional credit in : –English OR –French as a second language, OR –Gr. 11/12 Social Science OR –Gr. 11/12 Canadian and World Studies OR –Guidance and Career Education OR –Cooperative Education GROUP 2 - 1 additional credit in : - Health and Phys. Ed. OR - Business Studies OR - the Arts OR - Cooperative Education GROUP 3 - 1 additional credit in : Science OR Technological Education OR Cooperative Education
Additional Requirements: Successful completion of the Grade 10 Literacy Test Completion of your 40 hours 30 credits Literacy Test Credits Other 12 40 hours Compulsory Credits 18
Destination Planning You can start thinking ahead and start some research now: University in Ontario: six Grade 12 U or M courses www.electronicinfo.ca College: Based on pre-requisite courses as the colleges have identified for their diploma programs (Grade 11/12 U/M/C/O) www.ontariocolleges.cawww.ontariocolleges.ca Apprenticeship – see the walk-in Counsellor to review Apprenticeship pathway requirements
Grade 10 Courses: 5 Compulsory Courses: English (ENG 2D0 or 2P0 or 2L0) Math (MPM 2D0 or MFM 2P0 or MAT 2L0) Canadian History (CHC 2D0 or CHC 2P0) Science (SNC 2D0 or 2P0 or 2L0) Civics & Careers (CHV 2O0 and GLC 2O0) 3 optional courses Arts (music, drama, visual, dance) - Business Studies French or Spanish- Health and Physical Education Social Sciences and Humanities- Technological Education
REGIONAL PROGRAMS NEED TO TAKE COURSES AS FOLLOWS: AP STRINGS BOTH CHC 2D9 (History) AMS 200/3/5 All of column 1 ENG 2D9 (English) (0/3/5 indicates AND column 2 FSF 2D9 (French) level of playing, no options MPM 2D9 (Math) confirm with SNC 2D9 (Science) Strings teacher) CHV2O0 (Civics) AMS = 2 credits GLC 2O0 (Careers) In addition to regular program plus two options courses, and one option
Which Course Type in Grade 10? Commitment to academic success Gr. 9 teachers’ RECOMMENDATIONS Academic achievement so far Areas of interest, learning style Possible destinations & requirements Prerequisites (ie. ENG 1D0 – ENG 2D0) Think about your:
Changing Paths Did you struggle with some courses? You can choose Applied or Locally Developed for gr. 10. See your Counsellor if thinking about moving from Applied to Academic, as there are additional academic requirements.
Principles of Mathematics Grade 9, Academic MPM 1D0 Foundations of Mathematics Grade 9, Applied MFM 1P0 Principles of Mathematics Grade 10, Academic MPM 2D0 Foundations of Mathematics Grade 10, Applied MFM 2P0 Foundations of Mathematics Grade 9, Essentials MAT 1L Mathematics Grade 10, Essentials MAT 2L Each section in the Chart Your Course provides a flowchart showing the possible pathways. Arrows indicate pre-requisite courses. Chart Your Course is the Common Course Calendar found online under Student Services, at centralpeel.org
Course Selection Process ONLINE – choose courses through your High School Planner on myblueprint.ca/peel START PLANNING NOW and SUBMIT ONCE THE BUTTON IS ENABLED!!! The online site for course selection will open from Jan 30 – Feb 8 only!! The Submit Courses button - will appear on your Home Page in the Course Selection box on the left of the page when course submission is “enabled” (The button will say Plan Courses if course submission is “disabled”)
DO NOT click the Submit button unless you are absolutely sure about the courses you have chosen Ready to submit? Between Jan 30 – Feb 8, click Submit Courses and follow the instructions When your courses have been submitted, you will be “locked out” and unable to make changes Course Selection Process
That Co-Op program looks really good! Attend the COURSE FAIR Friday January 30 th **find out about the courses you can select Talk to your parents Get advice from your teachers Read the Course Description (click on the course code in myblueprint for a description) Choose Wisely!!
Dates Until Jan 20 – assistance Guidance Office ***make sure you can access your myblueprint account – if not see Guidance *3 computers set up for myBlueprint.ca/peel Feb. 8 - deadline **WAIT LISTS FOR NEXT YEAR COURSES BASED ON WHEN YOU SELECT YOUR COURSES
Final reminders Apply online at myblueprint.ca/peel You must select a minimum of 8 courses Make sure you have the proper prerequisites The online site for course selection will open from Jan 30 until Feb 8, 2015
AFTER YOU LEAVE..... Information Sheet – to be given out by homeroom teachers - outlines all of the compulsory courses for all grade 10’s (including Strings and AP) - lists the subject areas available for optional courses
Plan courses now (plan, plan, plan) Submit Courses between Jan 30 – Feb 8