FLEX

SSS FLEX BLOCK

ENHANCE ~ ENRICH ~ EXTEND

FLEX IS...

  • STUDENT CHOICE

  • TIME TO DIG DEEPER INTO A TOPIC OF INTEREST

  • STUDY TIME

  • EXTRA TIME TO FACILITATE UNDERSTANDING

  • TIME TO TRY SOMETHING NEW 

​Flex takes place on Thursdays from 9:38 to 10:40 am. See the Flex Bell Schedule here.

PURPOSE OF FLEX

  • Revisit concepts or re-learn needed skills

  • Time for make-up tests, projects, assignments

  • Extension activities to advance skills and abilities of those who already understand concepts being taught

STUDENT EXPECTATIONS

  • Flex is a requirement, not an option

  • You will be in class and participating, not wandering the halls

  • You should be engaged in the activity

  • You must attend the session you are assigned to or have chosen

  • Late/Absences are treated the same as regular classes. Attendance is mandatory

  • Take advantage of the wide variety of choices - This is an opportunity for you to have control over your learning

STUDENT SESSION POSSIBILITIES

  • Students sign up for one of his/her teacher's sessions

  • School wide offerings: Students also have the opportunity to sign up for sessions put on by any teacher in the school

  • Grade specific sessions: You may be assigned or asked to choose a session (grad meeting, course selections, DVR Verification)

KEY TIMES FOR STUDENTS

  • The Flex schedule for each Thursday will be posted to our website by Monday for preview

  • Students must make a their Flex selection on the sign-up sheet posted on each participating Teacher's door before each Flex session

ASSESSMENT OF STUDENTS 

Students will participate in Flex sessions throughout the year. A final grade will be awarded in term 4 based on the following:

70% for:

  • students making a weekly choice

  • attendance / participation in session

30% for:
  • Student assignments through Moodle (different for each grade)

SEE INSTRUCTIONS ON HOW TO ACCESS FLEX ASSIGNMENTS!

GRADE 9 INSTRUCTIONS
GRADE 10 INSTRUCTIONS
GRADE 11 INSTRUCTIONS
GRADE 12 INSTRUCTIONS

Email any FLEX questions you have to: andrew_isaak@sd33.bc.ca

Note:

  • Students can log-in to their account and check their current grade for the choice / participation section at any time throughout the year

  • Each grade will have 3 assignments to complete before the end of the school year

 
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