Tutoring with BTNY

LO2: Demonstrate the challenges that have been undertaken, developing new skills LO6: Demonstrate engagement with issues of global significance I am always grateful for the high quality education I am fortunate enough to receive because I am aware of the significant number of children around the world who may not necessarily be able to experience […]

Violin Lessons

LO1: Identify their own strengths and develop areas for growth LO2: Demonstrate that challenges have been undertaken, developing new skills in the process Music is my biggest passion and I find interest in anything related to this area, whether that be playing an instrument, composing or analysing. I have been playing the piano since I […]

Working out at the gym (making progress)

LO3: Show commitment to and perseverance in CAS experiences After maintaining this new routine for several weeks now, I have sometimes been reluctant to go to the gym because I wanted to focus on my studies. This was especially highlighted during the examination period back in December where I preferred to allocate most of my […]

Working out at the Gym (Initial reflection)

LO2: Demonstrate that challenges have been undertaken, developing new skills in the process. Although I would consider my lifestyle to be rather balanced and healthy, I often refrain from participating in sport activities because I prefer to allocate time on other aspects such as music. Therefore, the physical education classes that were already ingrained in […]

Personal Statement

Passionate, ambitious, persistent; these are the main characteristics that shape who I am. I have been traveling around Asia my whole life and have had the opportunity to interact with people from various backgrounds and cultures. Although I am Japanese, I have never actually lived in Japan before, therefore this affects me in the sense […]

Human Rights

The documentary “The Girl in the River” takes us through the life of a girl whose rights are being violated. It has made me realise how there can be significantly contrasting perspectives on human rights and how religion can also play a vital role when determining whether something is ‘right’ or ‘wrong’. Prior to watching […]