CCHS

  • 2019 Mountain Maker Madness - A recap

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  • It's a Code, Code World

     Ken Symington's "Design Thinking and Media Communications" class recently did a breakout.edu. What's a Breakout.edu? It's a mysterious box, protected with numerous strange

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  • The Cantilever Challenge

    The cantilever challenge was a week-long activity in Ken Symington's "Design Thinking and Media Communications" class.  

    Students had to build the longest and strongest cantilever measured from the desk edge to the end of the cantilever.  Students were given one period to brainstorm

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  • CCHS News - Student Created Video Production

    The first episode of CCHS News - a new student-created video production. Click below to play! 

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  • The Great Robotic Ping Pong Ball Migration

    Another challenge from Ken Symington's "Design Thinking and Media Communications" class : carry as many ping-pong balls across the room as possible without dropping them or getting stuck. Oh, and use a robot. Once each Sphereo was successful, the students joined their ping-pong bot carriers to

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  • 3D Printing - Bridging International Boundaries

    This semester CCHS had an international student from Germany visiting and attending classes. He discovered the 3D printer and quickly became enthralled (we know the feeling!) because his own school back in Germany did not have one. Every class he parked himself in front of the printer and

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  • Newspaper Tower Design Challenge

    Another interesting problem from Ken Symington's "Design Thinking and Media Communications" class. In this design challenge, students were tasked with building the strongest structure using only newspaper and masking tape. The winning structure held 14 textbooks and stood almost a metre tall!

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  • The Egg and the Roller Coaster

    Speed, acceleration, velocity - and possible wet splatty impact!? As part of Ken Symington's Physics 20 class, students needed to build an amusement park ride that took their precious cargo (an egg) on a wild ride without loss of eggy life. The egg amusement ride needed to take the "passenger"

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  • Avoid Getting Sent to the Principal's Office

    We found out that CCHS Principal Chris Rogers was a big fan of the Dune series of books. Our favorite ...

  • About Canmore Collegiate High School

    Canmore Collegiate High School is located in beautiful Canmore, Alberta, Canada. CCHS offers programs from Grade 9-12. 

     

    Principal: Chris Rogers. Chris has

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