Student Supply List

Note: The 2019-2020 supply lists will be updated all summer.

Desert Academy Student Supply List 2019 – 2020

Be sure you have a USB drive as it will be needed in MANY classes.

An IB academic planner for high school students is highly recommended.

Planners can be purchased as follows:
The MYP planner for 9th and 10th grades -
https://myibsource.com/collections/middle-years-programme/products/2018-2019-student-diary-planner-myp-northern-hemisphere-ed-full-colour-print

The DP planner for 11th sand 12th grades -
https://myibsource.com/collections/all-dp-mathematics/products/18-19-student-diary-dp-northern-hemisphere-4-colour-print

Group 1 ‐ Language and Literature

MYP English – 6th, 7th and 8th grade – Cameron Sperry – 2 lined composition books – one per semester Pocket folder for English work only Loose-leaf lined paper Pens and pencils & highlighters.

English 9 – Notepad (for taking class notes and for referring to from previous lessons) Pen Highlighter

English 10 + DP English – Paul Hedrick Lined paper Pen and Pencils Lined composition notebook Pocket folder dedicated to English only Planner

World Language - 6th Grade

 

Group 2 ‐ Language Acquisition

French 1 –  Gabriella Masoni – Binder with 3 dividers loose-leaf paper pencil and pens

French 2&3 – Florence Duncan – 1 x 3 ring binder + 8 tab dividers 1 x 2 subject notebook with pockets Flashcards + flashcards box Color markers Ruler

French 4 – Gabriella Masoni – 1 x 3 ring binder + 8 tab dividers 1 x 2 subject notebook with pockets Flashcards + flashcards box Color markers Ruler

French DP1&2 – Florence Duncan – 1 x 3 ring binder + 8 tab dividers 1 x 2 subject notebook with pockets Flashcards + flashcards box

Spanish 1 –  1 x 3 ring binder + 4 tab dividers 1 x 2 subject notebook with pockets Flashcards + flashcards box Color markers & Ruler

Spanish 2 – 

Spanish 3 –  1 x 3 ring binder + 4 tab dividers 1 x 2 subject notebook with pockets Flashcards + flashcards box Color markers & Ruler

Spanish 4 –  1 x 3 ring binder + 8 tab dividers 1 x 2 subject notebook with pockets Flashcards + flashcards box Color markers & Ruler

Spanish DP1 and DP2 –  1 x 3 ring binder + 4 tab dividers 1 x 2 subject notebook with pockets Flashcards + flashcards box

 

Group 3 ‐ Individuals & Societies

I&S 6 (New Mexico History) – 1 Composition book 1 folder for handouts Pens. Pencils, ruler and eraser

I&S 7 – Gabriella Masoni – 1 Composition book 1 folder for handouts Pens. Pencils, ruler and eraser

I&S 8 – Gabriella Masoni – 1 Composition book 1 folder for handouts Pens. Pencils, ruler and eraser

I&S 9 – Tatjana Sabo – 1 Composition book 1 folder for handouts Pens. Pencils, ruler and eraser

I&S 10 – Gabriella Masoni  – 1 Composition book 1 folder for handouts

DP History – Tatjana Sabo – College rule notebook paper 3-ring binder with color dividers Pens/pencils/highlighters

Philosophy & Theory of Knowledge – Notepad (for taking class notes and for referring to from previous lessons) Pen Highlighter

 

Group 4 ‐ Sciences

6th Physical Science, 7th Life Science & 8th Earth Science – Pencils, Colored pencils/thin markers 3 ring binder, 1 to 1.5 inches Ruled (lined) paper for the binder Pocket folders (at least 3) for the binder Scientific calculator

Physics (9th grade) – Notebook (loose-leaf or spiral bound) Composition book – graph (lab) Access to a Gmail account (for Google Docs/Drive) Scientific Calculator Writing utensils

Chemistry (10th grade) – Lab notebook – composition or other; to be used for Chemistry only Class notebook/binder – can be shared with other classes Scientific calculator, for example TI-84 **Strongly encouraged – electronic device to use in class – Chemistry Apps; personal computer Goggles and lab coats are provided, however many students prefer to buy their own for personal use.

DP Biology SL/HL1 – Lab notebook – composition style; to be used for Biology only Scientific calculator, for example, TI-84 Access to a Gmail account (for Google Docs/Drive) Class notebook/binder – can be shared with other classes Colored pencil set

DP Biology SL2 – notebook/binder – can be shared with other classes Scientific calculator 4GB or larger USB flash drive or portable USB bus-powered hard drive Access to a Gmail account (for Google Docs/Drive) 8GB flash drive Notebook Pencils Pens & colored pencil set

DP Chemistry

 

Group 5 ‐ Mathematics

FOR ALL MATH CLASSES – 3-ring binder Dividers for notes, homework, summative assessments and projects Loose leaf paper Ruler Pencils and erasers

MYP 1-5 and Math Studies – Loose leaf punched graph paper (5 squares per inch)

DP Math SL – Bob Alei – Graph paper notebook (Available for purchase from Mr. Alei)

DP Math AA&AI – Darko Sabo

CALCULATORS

MYP 1&2 – No calculator needed

MYP 3-4 – Basic calculator

MYP 5 – DP Math SL, Math Studies and DP Math AA&AI – TI-84 graphing calculator

 

Group 6 ‐ The Arts

Film (9th & 10th) – Cayley Bell – ½ inch 3-ring binder Pencils and pens

Photography (9th & 10th) – Sarah Meghan Lee – Pending

MS Performing Arts (6th, 7th & 8th) – Lisa Lincoln – Well labeled notebook with pockets Pencils Small pkg index cards

Film 8 – Cayley Bell – ½ inch 3-ring binder

Acting (9th & 10th) – Lisa Lincoln – Small Black 3-ring binder w/ matte finish Loose leaf paper Pencil and highlighter Small 3 ring binder with pockets Loose leaf paper

DP Film – Chris Zappe and Cayley Bell  – 8GB or larger USB flash drive or portable USB hard drive and Google/YouTube account for document access and posting finished work

Vocal Performance (9th & 10th) – Lisa Lincoln – Small Black 3-ring binder w/ matte finish Loose leaf paper Pencil and highlighter Small 3 ring binder with pockets Loose leaf paper Pencils and highlighters

Middle School Art (6th, 7th & 8th) – Joel Nakamura – 1 dozen black fine tip sharpies, 1 dozen black extra fine tip sharpies, 1 dozen ball point pens any color, 1 dozen #2 pencils, 12 cans shaving foam, White shelf paper - 12 rolls, Clear shelf paper - 2 rolls

9/10 Art & DP Art – 1 one inch 3-ring binder (can be the flexible plastic cover) Dividers for 3-ring binder 1 two pocket folder 1 fine tip black sharpie marker 1 ultra fine tip black sharpie marker #2 pencils (possibly 5, but enough to last the year) Staedtler Mars Plastic Eraser Small pencil sharpener Glue stick Scotch tape Small pencil case to carry the above If possible, access to a digital camera (smartphones will work)

 

Group 7 – Physical and Health Education

Physical and Health Education (6th, 7th & 8th) – Spiral notebook with lined paper that has perforated edges Pens Pencils and Proper shoes and attire

 

Group 8 – Design

Design 6/7 (MYP years 1 & 2) – A Google account and Access to Google Drive enables students to work on documents collaboratively and to securely access documents from any computer with an Internet connection

Design 8 (MYP year 3) – A Google account and Access to Google Drive enables students to work on documents collaboratively and to securely access documents from any computer with an Internet connection

Animation 9/10 (MYP years 4 & 5) – Cayley Bell – 4GB or larger USB flash drive or portable USB bus-powered hard drive and Access to a digital still camera with manual image controls. Smartphone can work as long as a student has an app that allows manual control of camera settings Google/YouTube account for document access and posting finished workThe 2019-2020 supply lists will be posted soon. Thank you for your patience.