Posts Tagged ‘j-term’

Mount Vernon High School Completes 2nd J-Term

Mount Vernon High School Completes 2nd J-Term

This video created by Ella Brase, Kenzie Ketchum, and Annie Rhomberg captures the different J-Term offerings from Mount Vernon’s second year of implementing the 12-day, full-day block classes.

Students Experience Musical Theatre in J-Term

Students Experience Musical Theatre in J-Term

VIDEO BY AUSTIN WEBSTER, MATT GEARHART, AND CHRIS GRICE Musical Theatre J-Term, taught by Thad Wilkins and Tom Stephens, allowed students the experiences of acting, learning tech, and attending musicals.

Freshmen Learn about Health and History in J-term Class

Freshmen Learn about Health and History in J-term Class

Video by Brian Harris, Aiden Frantz and Haley Hepker The freshman class J-term  focused on the history of 9/11 and the study of health. In health they learned about drug awareness, nutrition and sex education. To learn the history of 9/11, students interviewed people who remember the day to learn about their experiences. At the end of the 9/11 course students compiled interviews […]

Outdoor Pursuits Leaves Students with Stories to Tell

Outdoor Pursuits Leaves Students with Stories to Tell

Video by Drew Adams, Cale Snedden and Collin Hallier

Mrs. Olney’s J-Term Class

Mrs. Olney’s J-Term Class

Video by Kaitlyn Osmun and Destiny Wood

Exercise Science J-Term Teaches about Health and the Body

Exercise Science J-Term Teaches about Health and the Body

Video by Alina Merlak, Emma Klinkhammer, and Grace Krapfl Yoga, massage, exercise, cadaver labs and more! The exercise science J-term class learned all about the body and exercise this January.

Spanish Trip 2017

Spanish Trip 2017

Video by Lauren Kalm, Adrienne Hill, Althea Anderson For J- Term this year, the Mount Vernon High School Spanish class took a trip to Peru. The class consisted of juniors and seniors at the high school. The students, parents and teachers visited various tourist attractions like Machu Picchu and Lima, which is the capital of […]

What’s Happening in Week 2 of J-Term 2017?

What’s Happening in Week 2 of J-Term 2017?

The Video Journalism J-term class put together a photo story to give us a peek inside classes days 4-8 of the 12-day term.      

What’s Happening in J-term Classes?

What’s Happening in J-term Classes?

Recognizing Brokenness

Recognizing Brokenness

By Grace Pelley As they pass the trays down the line, the students try to read the faces of people they have never met or seen before in their lives. The Social Justice class recognizes the brokenness in these people’s faces. Mrs. Erickson and Mr. Voigt’s Social Justice J-Term class got a glimpse of what […]