Innovate[ED] Service Partners project

At Innovate[ED] during semester 1, we were offered the choice to take on projects to help the service partners (TeachLearnGrow, Nulsen disability services, Salvation Army, RAFFA, Amana Living, Precious Plastics, and Sustainable Food) or be part of the documentary team for Innovate[ED]. I chose to solve the challenge of creating an ongoing space to connect…

My main goal for this year; 2020: Taking Opportunities

You can never replace an experience. That’s why my main goal this year is to experience and take new opportunities while they’re still there. “Opportunities are like sunrises. If you wait too long, you miss them.” -William Arthur Ward I find this a very important thought because I think more often we feel the regret…

Re-Connected fundraising art exhibition 2019

Last year in year 7, I participated and won the Year 7-8 student art award in the annual fundraising exhibition for Nulsen (they provide disability services and support) where we use our creative minds to make and donate artworks that would be sold at an online auction with all sales given to Nulsen. The focus…

Year 7 Academic Prize 2019

Last year having my academic learning progress shown through my grades and acknowledged by receiving one of the year 7 prizes was a very pleasant surprise that I did not expect. It’s wonderful that through hard work to gain more knowledge when studying has shown through this.

Future Problem Solving 2019

Even since I joined Future Problem Solving last year, it has really helped me develop skills that let be able to solve problems no matter what they are. In this co-curricular coached by Mr Port (Head of ICT Integration at the College) we’re given a future scene on an important topic (for e.g. the impact…

Sustainability Club’s Waste Warrior 3-bin system launch at Pasar Malam

At our exciting 13th Pasar Malam Twilight Market it was also the launch of the Sustainability Club’s Waste Warriors that guided people into putting their rubbish into the right bin. I know something like just standing next to three traffic-light coloured bins and telling people what goes into which bin sounds boring or nothing much,…

Up-cycling Club 2019

Last year in the first semester I was in the Up-cycling club where we up-cycled (almost like transforming something old into something you can use again!) either an old men or just an old jacket that was going to be thrown away into one that we could wear. We met on Tuesday afternoons to discuss…

Christmas Market

On week 3 of term 4 last year, the highly anticipated event that had been on the tip of every Year 7s’ tongue had finally launched! This was the Christmas Market where we planned in an innovative way to make products in groups of 2 or more that would be sold on a lunchtime in…

WADL Development Weekend 2020

I attended the development weekend by WADL (Western Australian Debating League) on Saturday the 29th of March for the Novice rank where they gave us an introduction into debating, how to effectively debate with the 3 main attributes in debating (matter, manner, and method) and some tips that makes us more ahead than those who…

Year 7 Online Behaviours

Through this unit we learnt about some major life skills which was Critical Thinking, Empathy, Respect and Responsibility. Before we started this unit, I would sometimes use social media where I had then developed the sense of familiarity to frequent malicious comments, which I have been working to fix recently with my further developed critical…