Project Week Planning Grade 11

The cancellation of Project Week for the batch of 2021 was certainly a disappointment to me and my peers. However, despite the immense amount of work that went into the logistics and planning of the process, we were resilient in accepting this setback and learning from this experience, taking away the positives and how it…

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#Race – Grade 12 – Season 1

Due to the COVID pandemic my service, like many others, was no longer running. However, I missed the opportunity to make an impact that service had hence driving me to join “#Race” a focus group that looks into race-related issues and how best to surmount them (LO4). Though I had always acknowledged the existence of…

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DSA Service – Season 3

Though the lockdown on schools was not imposed until later, the cancellation on service and activity trips following increasing cases was made little before the start of term 3. This meant that a large amount of our work in service during this season was finding ways to engage with our service remotely and still have…

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Service – Season 2

7th November 2019 – After weeks of sorting out resources and deliberating on the activities to be carried out, this was our first week of executing our engagement plan at the DSA (LO3). This was also the first time we met our service partners and the people who are a part of this service. The experience…

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Season 1 – DSA – Service

Working with the Down Syndrome Association in the DSA Music service has provided many useful insights towards my thinking of differently-abled people. The first being that they are not disabled, they are differently-abled. Our first season comprised mostly of planning and understanding the resources at hand, who we would be working with, and the commitment…

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CAS Introduction Post – Service

We all are functioning units in society-but we are not autonomous. Our actions affect one another as well as the resources we consume and we need to take into account their repercussions. As a society, we must come together and accept our privileges and opportunities and use them to fuel the growth of our society….

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