Grade - 10

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Grade - 10

Welcome to Grade 10 at North View Collegiate, a year of growth, exploration, and academic excellence. Our Grade 10 program is designed to build upon the strong foundation you’ve established in Grade 9, guiding you towards even greater achievements and personal development.

At North View Collegiate, we’re committed to supporting your academic, personal, and social development.

Grade 10 is a pivotal year in your high school journey, and we’re here to provide guidance, encouragement, and a nurturing environment to help you succeed.

Grade 10 Curriculum

In Grade 10 Mathematics, students build upon their foundational mathematical knowledge gained in Grade 9. This course explores advanced topics in algebra, geometry, and calculus, helping students develop critical problem-solving skills. Concepts such as functions, trigonometry, and analytical geometry are introduced, preparing students for more advanced mathematics in the future.

In Grade 10 Science, students continue their scientific journey, delving into various disciplines including biology, chemistry, and physics. This course emphasizes critical thinking, inquiry-based learning, and laboratory experiments. Students explore complex scientific concepts and their real-world applications, enhancing their scientific literacy.

Grade 10 English focuses on developing students’ communication skills through the study of literature, writing, and oral communication. Students analyze various literary genres and texts, honing their reading and writing abilities. This course fosters creativity, critical thinking, and effective communication.

Grade 10 History explores Canada’s rich historical past, from Confederation to the present day. Students delve into key events, figures, and social changes that have shaped the nation. Through historical inquiry and research, students gain a deeper understanding of Canada’s history and its impact on society today.

In Careers and Civics, students explore essential life skills and civic responsibilities. This course helps students develop career planning strategies, financial literacy, and an understanding of government and civic engagement. It empowers students to make informed decisions about their future and become active, responsible citizens.

Grade 10 Electives (Choose 3)

Introduction to Business provides students with insights into the world of entrepreneurship and business operations. Students explore business concepts, marketing strategies, financial literacy, and the fundamentals of starting and managing a business.

Visual Arts in Grade 10 offers students the opportunity to further develop their artistic talents and creativity. Students explore various art forms and techniques, fostering self-expression and artistic appreciation.

Grade 10 Music deepens students’ understanding of music theory, history, and performance. Through musical exploration and composition, students enhance their musical skills and broaden their musical horizons.

Grade 10 Drama immerses students in the world of theatrical arts. Through script analysis, acting techniques, and dramatic productions, students refine their acting skills and gain a deeper appreciation for the performing arts.

In Grade 10 Computer Science, students delve into programming and computer technology. They explore coding languages, algorithm development, and computer hardware, building a strong foundation for future studies in the field.

Communication Technology introduces students to multimedia production and digital communication. Students learn to create digital media content using various software tools. (Note: Requires additional purchase of Adobe Creative Cloud).

In Grade 10 Healthy Active Living, students focus on physical fitness, health, and wellness. Through physical activities and health education, students develop lifelong healthy habits and well-being.

Grade 10 French continues to develop students’ French language skills, emphasizing communication, reading, and writing in French. This course further immerses students in Francophone culture and language.

If French exempt OR If you have an IEP, please choose

Learning Strategies is designed to support students with Individualized Education Plans (IEPs) or those who are exempt from the French course requirement. This course helps students develop effective learning strategies and study skills, ensuring academic success.