Project week group reflection during the preparation process

This reflection targets LO3: Demonstrate how to initiate and plan a CAS experience LO5: Demonstrate the skills and recognise the benefits of working collaboratively Group reflection about how the preparations have been going and our aim for project week.   This is our project week planning document. In this document, we have planned all the… Continue Reading Project week group reflection during the preparation process

The learning behind the science fest

This year there was a science fest, and astronomy club was taking part in it. The club has split into groups according to what we were interested in learning about. Amelia and I choose to learn about spectroscopy and where light originates from. From a learning perspective, this was an fun experience, as we not… Continue Reading The learning behind the science fest

Preparing for the transtion

LO3 INITIATIVE (Planning and initiated activities) When we started preparing for the transition, one of the biggest questions facing our group was “what next?”, “what ideas do we have for the volunteers, and the sales cart?”. After a couple of sessions, I suggested we could try out quilling. Realising that this was a completely foreign craft… Continue Reading Preparing for the transtion

Pursuit of story telling

disclaimer: the title of this reflection is more dramatic than the reflection LO4: COMMITMENT (Showing perseverance, resilience, and commitment in activities) Any drama production I get the chance to be in is precious and important to me, and just because of how much I enjoy the process of theatre and working with friends it is easy to… Continue Reading Pursuit of story telling

The Journey of the Martins

This vlog is me and Isabella talking about our collaborative process in portraying the same character at different stages of his life. This reflection pertains to LO5 Demonstrate the skills and recognise the benefits of working collaboratively. Overall it was easy to collaborate with Isabella because we are such good friends, and although we would go… Continue Reading The Journey of the Martins

Switching it up: the challenges of leading a dance

As I mentioned in my previous reflection Alessia and I had come up with a detailed rehearsal schedule and planned out how we would use the limited time we had to teach our dancers the 3 sections of the dance that they were a part of, as well as have enough time to refine and… Continue Reading Switching it up: the challenges of leading a dance

The initial stages: challenges with creating a character

LO2- Demonstrate that challenges have been undertaken, developing new skills in the process I have participated in 4 productions before Royal Hunt of the Sun, but my character Old Martin in this production is definitely the most challenging character I have had to portray in a production. The main challenges are posed from the fact that… Continue Reading The initial stages: challenges with creating a character