Career Life Education

 

Career-life choices are made in a recurring cycle of planning, reflecting, adapting, and deciding.
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Career-life decisions are influenced by internal and external factors, including local and global trends.
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Cultivating networks and reciprocal relationships can support and broaden career-life awareness and options.
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Finding balance between personal and work life promotes well-being.
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Lifelong learning fosters career-life opportunities.
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Composition

The exploration of text and story deepens our understanding of diverse, complex ideas about identity, others, and the world.
Texts are socially, culturally, geographically and historically constructed.
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Language shapes ideas and influences others.
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Engagement with writing processes can support creativity and enhance clarity of expression.
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Creative Writing

The exploration of text and story deepens our understanding of diverse, complex ideas about identity, others, and the world.
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Texts are socially, culturally, geographically, and historically constructed.
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Language shapes ideas and influences others.
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Creative writers take risks and persevere.
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Creative writers are observant
of the world.
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Literary Studies 

The exploration of text and story deepens our understanding of diverse, complex ideas about identity, others, and the world.
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People understand text differently depending on their worldviews and perspectives.
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Texts are socially, culturally, geographically, and historically constructed.
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Language shapes ideas and influences others.
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Questioning what we hear, read, and view contributes to our ability to be educated and engaged citizens.
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New Media

The exploration of text and story deepens our understanding of diverse, complex ideas about identity, others, and the world.
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People understand text differently depending on their worldviews and perspectives.
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Texts are socially, culturally, geographically, and historically constructed.
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Language shapes ideas and influences others.
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Digital citizens have rights and responsibilities in
an increasingly globalized society.
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Spoken Language

The exploration of text and story deepens our understanding of diverse, complex ideas about identity, others, and the world.
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People understand text differently depending on their worldviews and perspectives.
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Texts are socially, culturally, geographically, and historically constructed.
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Language shapes ideas and influences others.
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Voice is powerful
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Core French 10

Listening and viewing with intent supports our acquisition and understanding of French.
Expressing ourselves and engaging in conversation in French involves courage, risk taking, and perseverance.
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Acquiring a new language can shape our perspective and identity.
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Cultural expression can take many different forms.
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Acquiring French allows us to interact with the Francophone world.
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Acquiring French allows us to explore diverse opportunities.
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Spanish

Listening and viewing with intent supports our acquisition and understanding of a new language.
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Stories give us unique ways to understand and reflect on meaning.
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Expressing ourselves and engaging in conversation in a new language require courage, risk taking, and perseverance.
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Cultural expression can take many different forms.
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Acquiring a new language provides a unique opportunity to access and interact with diverse communities.
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Francais langue seconde – immersion

Linguistic variations can serve as cultural reference points within the French-speaking world.
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Analyzing texts leads to an understanding of how meaning is conveyed through language and text.
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The exploration of texts reveals the depth and complexity of human life.
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Poetic elements enrich writing, provoke a response and help create the desired effect.
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Foundations of Mathematics and Pre-Calculus

Algebra allows us to generalize relationships through abstract thinking.
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The meanings of, and connections between, each operation extend to powers and polynomials.
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Constant rate of change is an essential attribute of linear relations and has meaning in different representations and contexts.
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Trigonometry involves using proportional reasoning to solve indirect measurement problems.
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Representing and analyzing situations allows us to notice and wonder about relationships.
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Workplace Mathematics  

Proportional reasoning is used to make sense of multiplicative relationships.
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3D objects can be examined mathematically by measuring directly and indirectly length, surface area, and volume.
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Flexibility with number builds meaning, understanding, and confidence.
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Representing and analyzing data allows us to notice and wonder about relationships.
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Physical Health and Education

Understanding our strengths, weaknesses, and personal preferences helps us plan and achieve our goals.
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Trying a variety of physical activities can increase the likelihood that we will be active throughout our lives.
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Healthy choices influence, and are influenced by, our physical, emotional, and mental well-being.
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Personal fitness can be maintained and improved through regular participation in physical activities.
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Science

DNA is the basis for the diversity of living things.
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Energy change is required as atoms rearrange in chemical processes.
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Energy is conserved, and its transformation can affect living things and the environment.
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The formation of the universe can be explained by the big bang theory.
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Social Studies

Global and regional conflicts have been a powerful force in shaping our contemporary world and identities.
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The development of political institutions is influenced by economic, social, ideological, and geographic factors.
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Worldviews lead to different perspectives and ideas about developments in Canadian society.
Historical and contemporary injustices challenge the narrative and identity of Canada as an inclusive, multicultural society.
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Entrepreneurship and Marketing

Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design and decision making.
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Ethical marketing contributes to a healthier global marketplace.
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Different technologies and tools are required at different stages of creation and communication.
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Culinary Arts

Diner needs and tastes inform culinary service.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact the culinary arts.
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Complex tasks require different technologies and tools at different stages.
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Family and Society

People’s needs and wants inform effective problem solving.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact service design service design a human-centred approach that may include creating services to address social challenges for individuals, families, and groups.
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Different technologies and tools are required at different stages of creation and communication.
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Food Studies

Consumer needs and preferences inform food production and preparation.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design.
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Complex tasks require different technologies and tools at different stages.
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Textiles

User needs and interests drive the design process.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design.
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Complex tasks require different technologies and tools at different stages.
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Computer Studies

User needs and interests drive the design process.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability issues are influenced by design.
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Complex tasks require different technologies and tools at different stages.
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Media Design

Personal design choices require self-exploration and refinement of skills.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design choices.
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Tools and technology have an impact on people’s lives.
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Web Development

User needs and interests drive the design process.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations influence design.
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Complex tasks require different technologies and tools at different stages.
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Multi-stage design projects benefit from collaborative work environments.
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Drafting

User needs and interests drive the design process.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design.
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Complex tasks require different technologies and tools at different stages.
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Electronics and Robotics

User needs and interests drive the design process.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design. 
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Complex tasks require the sequencing of skills.
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Metalwork

User needs and interests drive the design process.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design.
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Complex tasks require different technologies and tools at different stages.
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Power Technology

Mechanical service begins with operator safety.

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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design.
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Complex tasks require the sequencing of skills.
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Technology Explorations

User needs and interests drive the design process.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design.
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Technologies help us accomplish many specific tasks in our lives.
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Woodwork

User needs and interests drive the design process.
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Social, ethical, and sustainability considerations impact design.
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Complex tasks require different technologies and tools at different stages.
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Media Arts 

An artist’s intention transforms media technologies into art.
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Traditions, perspectives, worldviews, and stories can be shared through media arts.
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Growth as an artist requires time, patience, and reflection.
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The creation of media art relies on the interplay of the mind and body.
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Media arts offer unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Musical Theatre

Musical theatre provides a unique aesthetic experience aesthetic experience with the power to effect change.
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Ideas and beliefs are conveyed through musical theatre production.
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Development as an artist requires perseverance, resilience, risk taking, and reflection.
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Interpretation of existing work is an opportunity to represent identity and culture.
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Dance Choreography

Elements of dance and compositional skills are the foundation of choreography.
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Dance offers unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Choreographers use the dancer’s body as an instrument to translate movement ideas from abstract to concrete.
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Choreographers communicate through creative expression in dance.
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Choreographers collaborate through critical reflection, creative co-operation, and the exchange of ideas.
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Dance Company

Growth as a dancer requires risk taking, perseverance, resilience, and reflection.
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The rehearsal and performance processes of a dance company offer ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Choreographic works communicate ideas, emotions, and perspectives through movement, sound, costumes, lights, and set design.
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Artistic choices communicate the choreographer’s intent.
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Dance Foundations

Dance offers unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Individual and collective expression is rooted in history, culture, community, and values.
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Growth as a dancer and choreographer requires perseverance, resilience, and reflection.
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The body is an instrument for artistic expression in dance.
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Traditions, perspectives, worldviews, and stories are shared through aesthetic experiences.
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Dance Technique & Performance

Growth as a dancer requires perseverance, resilience, and risk taking.
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Dancers collaborate through critical reflection, creative co-operation, and the exchange of ideas.
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Dance technique and performance skills are embodied and developed in a variety of genres or styles.
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Dancers create, perform, and respond to dance as an art form.
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Aesthetic experiences have the power to transform the way we see, think, and feel.
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Drama

Drama communicates ideas, emotions, and perspectives through movement, sound, imagery, and language.
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Active participation in drama creates personal and cultural connections and reveals insights into human experience.
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Drama offers dynamic ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Growth as an artist requires active engagement, risk taking, and reflection.
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Drama cultivates collaboration through critical reflection, creative co-operation, and the exchange of ideas.
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Theatre Company

Theatre offers an aesthetic experience with the power to communicate ideas through movement, sound, imagery, and language.
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Active participation in theatre creates personal and cultural connections, which offer insight into human experience.
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Both the process and the product of theatre are dynamic ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Growth as a theatre company requires perseverance, collaboration, and reflection.
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Theatre Production

Aesthetic experiences can be enhanced through movement, sound, imagery, and language.
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Traditions, perspectives, worldviews, and stories can be communicated through theatre.
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Growth as an artist requires perseverance, resilience, and reflection.
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Active participation in theatre production creates personal and cultural connections and reveals insights into human experience.
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Theatre production cultivates creativity and collaboration by encouraging innovative solutions to challenges.
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Choral Music (includes Concert Choir 10, Chamber Choir 10, Vocal Jazz 10)

Individual and collective expression is rooted in history, culture, and community.
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Growth as a musician requires perseverance, resilience, and reflection.
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Music is a process that relies on the interplay of the senses.
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Aesthetic experiences have the power to transform the way we think and feel.
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Music offers unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Contemporary Music

Individual and collective expression is rooted in history, culture, and community.
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Growth as a musician requires perseverance, resilience, and reflection.
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Music is a process that relies on the interplay of the senses.
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Aesthetic experiences have the power to effect change.
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Music offers unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Instrumental Music (includes Concert Band 10, Orchestra 10, Jazz Band 10, Guitar 10)

Individual and collective expression is rooted in history, culture, and community.
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Growth as a musician requires perseverance, resilience, and reflection.
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Music is a process that relies on the interplay of the senses.
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Aesthetic experiences have the power to transform the way we think and feel.
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Music offers unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Art Studio

An artist’s intention transforms materials into art.
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Traditions, perspectives, worldviews, and stories are shared through aesthetic experiences.
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Growth as an artist requires time, patience, and reflection.
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The creation of visual art relies on the interplay of the mind and body.
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Visual arts offer unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Photography

Photography is a unique art form that captures images for artistic expression.
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Traditions, perspectives, worldviews, and stories are shared through aesthetic experiences.
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Growth as a photographer requires time, patience, and reflection.
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The creation of photographs relies on the interplay of mind and body.
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Photography offers unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Studio Arts 2D

An artist’s intention transforms materials into art.
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Traditions, perspectives, worldviews, and stories can be shared through aesthetic experiences.
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Growth as an artist requires time, patience, and reflection.
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The creation of artistic works relies on the interplay of body and mind.
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Visual arts offer unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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Studio Arts 3D

Artists communicate ideas, emotions, and perspectives through form.
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Traditions, perspectives, worldviews, and stories can be shared through aesthetic experiences.
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Growth as an artist requires time, patience, and reflection.
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The creation of artistic works relies on the interplay of mind and body.
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Visual arts offer unique ways of exploring our identity and sense of belonging.
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