On the first day of grade 10, we began with an enquiry about the question “Why do we as humans discriminate against people that are different from us?” I think this was very interesting to enquire as a class because we were able to see many different perspectives and insights on the same question. What … Continue reading First Week Back in Grade 10
This week in mentor time, we were learning about gender identity and the various forms of this. We studied multiple different articles and studied the relevancy of the article and the purpose of it. By doing this, I believe I was learning about how people can be different but how to accept that into our … Continue reading Reflection on PSE
The mentor conversation I had was very insightful and important for me because it helped me realise what I had to work on for following terms and what I should continue to strive for, for the rest of high school. I think that I learned just how detrimental getting stressed over tests were and how … Continue reading First Mentor Conversation
I think that having more commitments and activities this year, I have learned how to manage my time and responsibilities well. Doing student council, I have been able to understand the importance of leadership in our High School community as well as what the council does and how I can manage that along with other … Continue reading Significant Learning I Have Had This Term
A promise to myself… here are some new things I am planning to try in my approach to learning. I really hope that this year I can try and set myself more realistic goals and not push myself too far. I think that I can become an overachiever at times and want to get things … Continue reading A Promise to Myself
My IGCSE Journey This is my Grade 9 and 10 journeys, it includes my goals, challenges and how I will overcome these things. I definitely think that getting to the place I want to be in will be difficult but hopefully, I will be able to stay determined and work hard to achieve the things … Continue reading My Grade 9 and 10 Journey
Organizational values are often seen as very important when working in a professional setting or a work setting. However, personal values are not commonly seen and are usually put aside. This is peculiar because a person’s personal interests usually lead to the profession they decide to choose, and values make us the people that we … Continue reading Are Personal Values As Important As Organisational Values?