April showers bring Mayflowers. Wow, hard to believe another month has come and gone, and now we are about to get April on its way. Students in grade 7 and 8 Social Studies have been working on a project where they are creating a new country. Once finished, they will convince me why their country is the best. However, no country will be better than the other. Students in grade 9 Citizenship are learning about genocide. They are working on an assignment comparing modern day genocide to genocide of the native people in North America. Students in grade 7 Health are looking at drugs and how they affect the brain, plus other addictions such as gambling and video games.