As an application of their trigonometry unit, Geometry students figured the height of tall objects by using indirect measurement. A simple clinometer was made from a protractor, straw and weight and used to measure an angle of elevation. After a triangle was formed and measurements recorded, students use the tangent trig ratio to figure the unknown […]
Culinary arts students have been researching international cuisines and were treated to getting an inside look at Italian cuisine today. Sherry Schrock came and shared about her trip to various regions in Italy, explaining typical foods and cooking traditions in those regions as well as sharing lots of food photos she took while eating there […]
Culinary Arts Students made over 300 cupcakes to sell to faculty members and to send along with the chamber singers to deliver with their singing valentines on February 14th. The class worked hard and did lots of dishes but their payoff was sweet!
Students in Culinary Arts class participated in the third annual IMS Chili Cook-Off. Students were required to work in groups of two to find a chili recipe, make at least one alteration to the original recipe, and prepare a small side dish and garnish to go with their dish. Each group did a great job […]
Sophomore Anne Buckwalter was named district winner at level D in the Iowa Music Teachers District Piano Auditions held Saturday, February 2 at Iowa Wesleyan College in Mt. Pleasant. Anne’s memorized program consisted of the Two Part Invention in F Major by J.S. Bach, Milonga del Angel by Astor Piazzola and the first movement of […]