List of Stuff I Did This Year

Chemistry/Cooking ACT Math Individual Books Terri J  Science Cars Class Writing Podcasting School Trip Happiness Forensics Meta Manga Music Ice Skating Statistics Eden Village Art Museum (Nick Cave)…

Kitchen Chemistry

These past six weeks I have been taking a Kitchen Chemistry class based around the science of cooking.  So far we have cooked Scones, Pancakes and Salsa/Guac. We…

Kitchen Chemistry

U.school had the idea to do a chemistry class, so I decided to participate in this class. I decide to because i felt thatI needed more science competencies…

Shop

I recently had the idea to start a pop up shop at U.school that sells hypebeast clothing (Supreme, Jordan, Champion, etc.) The idea right now is to build…

Statistics

Hunter, Henry, Stefan and I have started a math project involving sports statistics. Each week we research and compare statistics of a certain sport. This week we are…

Comic Book

Solomon and I had an Idea to write a comic book about a samurai demigod named Kai. Ellie agreed to help with drawing the scenes. Once we finish…

Dr. J Autobiography

For an independent book to read I chose an autobiography of Dr. J. I chose this book over any other book because I have very much been getting…

Basketball

Over the summer I have gotten deeply interested in Basketball. I had been practicing quite a bit over the summer but ever since I built a PC, I…

Building an Arcade Stick

For a while I’ve been wanting to buy an arcade stick for fighting games. After researching prices for them I noticed that lots of people build their arcade…

Graduation song

Graduation just happened, so  Henry and I had the idea to make a graduation song titled “graduatino”. It features a trap drum beat over a midi file of…

My First Job Application

Last week I applied for my first job at the Greene County Park Board. I applied for concessions. I found out about this job from Henry, Dawson and…

Pottery Class

Today in pottery, I finished my mug and mask. I just finished glazing my stuff and now I’m waiting on my bowl and cylinder to be fired in…

Catch 22

Last week I finished the novel Catch 22 by Joseph Heller. I definitely recommend this book to others who haven’t read it. The beginning is very slow and…

Art Walk

This Art Walk I will be exhibiting a painting on canvas of A Tribe Called Quest’s “The Low End Theory” album art. The album art is a portrait…

Sampling Records

Recently I have been intrigued by sampling Soul/RnB records. I have been inspired by the rap group “A Tribe Called Quest” to scratch and remix records. I am…

Smallin Cave Field Trip

Today we took a field trip to Smallin Cave, MO. We were given a tour by Eric Fuller. While in the cave we learned about the history of…

Nature of DWNTWN

Today I am going on a nature walk with Mya, Dani, and Lydia around downtown Springfield for an article on our school’s magazine, DWNTWN. We will be mapping…

Japanese

Recently I have been taking Japanese lessons on Duolingo. I am only on Hiragana 2. I am currently learning numbers.  In the future I hope to be able…

Electornic Podcast

We have streamed and released 3 podcasts and we plan on streaming another today. I have hosted every time, but this episode I will not because I will…

DNA Class

Last week we did our first DNA class.  We studied the basic structure of DNA. We also built and labeled edible DNA strands with licorice and marshmallows.

Metal Detecting

On Monday and Tuesday, Hunter, Henry, Solomon and I went metal detecting. We found 51 cents (2 quarters and a penny), two full railroad spikes, some large screws…

U.Talk

Yesterday I presented my first u.talk. I presented on the parasitoid wasp. Everybody seemed to like it and find it interesting. I was very nervous about me mispronouncing…

Bowling At MSU

Yesterday the entire school went bowling at the Missouri State University student union. We left at 12:00PM and got back at 2:45PM.  I played against Olivia, Anna, Samantha….

Electornic Podcast

Henry and I have started live streaming an Electornic Podcast on Wednesdays from 11:00am – 11:30am CST.  We discuss about current news and drama going on in the…

Metal Molding Class

I finally lead my metal molding class. I demonstrated how to make a 2 part mold using a 3d printed head of c3po from star wars. It seemed…