CAS PROJECT: GECKO NEWS

Previously in my blog post, I have mentioned that I will be starting a new CAS project, gecko news. This project was the trigger to start my service. I first thought of this project, and then explored other ways to expand this service, hence this became a subset sector of my service. First things first, …

GECKO NETWORK

I have initiated a new school service, gecko network. From last year, i have been preparing to set up this new service. I have been meeting with the service coordinator to make the necessary arrangements to make this happen. I first thought, what the school needs, and i could help. Whilst I was in Korea…

SAISA Volleyball

Last year, every thursday, I participated in community volleyball, where parents and students played volleyball together. That is when I realized the true fun of the sport. I took a step further and decided to try out for SAISA Volleyball 2017.  I knew this would be fun since many of friends were going to try…

ISTA BANGKOK 2017

As mentioned in my CAS goals, I got the opportunity to take part in the International school theatre association, program, ISTA. ISTA is an intense 3 day theatre workshop, where we explore and learn different things, from fellow students, and masters such as Bill Bowers in this ISTA program. This year, some of our students…

CAS GOALS 2017-2018

Its a fresh start of the new DP2. Its my final year in the IB diploma and school. This year I wish to achieve new things I haven’t got the opportunity to do: Creativity: The most exciting experience I am waiting for is ISTA. It is a global theater workshop where we get the opportunity…

END OF YEAR REFLECTION 1

I will be posting two end of year reflection throughout this DP course. Overall I think this year, regarding, CAS, went pretty smooth. Referring back to my first post, with the goals and the learning outcomes I wanted to achieve, I think I have mostly accomplished my goals. SGA It was a successful year of…

Meethotamulla garbage accident

On 14th Friday, the garbage landfill in Meethotamulla, has collapsed. The consequences were severe. 145 houses were buried under the collapse from the 380 meter garbage landfill. Research states that there was a problem from long time ago. The garbage dump was getting higher and higher and steeper and steeper.  And as a result, the…

SAISA TRACK AND FIELD ’17 EVENT CREW

The final event of the SAISA event was held in OSC.  I was excited for this to come. I have volunteered taking part as the technical and the film production part of the event. This event was mainly focused on the learning outcome of demonstrating skills and recognize the benefits of working collaboratively. AS the…

Train to Sustain- Current Update

It has been a successful semester as taking leadership in the Recycling and Sustainability. We as a group have made great progress in terms of reducing plastic waste on campus. Along with the secondary principal and another service group, ‘reef keepers’ we were able to make a substantial improvement in the canteen. The school canteen,…

COMUN 2k17

  Model United Nations was a completely different experience. I always had friends and cousins who were involved in MUN. But I havent actually got the chance to part-take in the model United Nations. MUN is na competitive extra-cirricular activity for many students. But MUN is more than that. Every sociey needs a leader, and…

WWW 2017- Jaffna

This WWW was a meaningful trip. WWW is a big school trip all middle-school and high-school students look for in the year. And DP 1 is the last year to go on the trip. I wanted this trip to count. I got assigned to go on the Jaffna trip. This group only consisted of our grade…

RECYCLING AND SUSTAINABILITY

This is my first year as a service leader in recycling and sustainability. I joined this service because I was curious where all the wastes from our school goes to, and where to recycle and how to do them. I was always told to put water bottles in the PET bin, paper in the paper…