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Seminar Rehearsal

Dana, Shiu Heng and I went down to Winstedt to practice our seminars and critic each other. Some Feedback I got – Size down the content. Speak with intonation. I could rearrange the timeline to appear before the reseidencies rather than after.

Lead with Singapore Carnival

I reached SIP in the morning to begin setting up for the carnival and events. There was an estimated 250 people who would be attending the carnival hence we were quite excited and nervous. Once I reached SIP I was happy to see all my brochures and booklets already printed and set up. The booklet …

Designing a Treasure Hunt

The theme for the treasure hunt and the Lead with Singapore Carnival was “Our Singapore”. Hence I wanted to revoke the nostalgic activities we used to do in the yesteryears. It had to promote activeness and nature hence there had to elements of sports and outdoor in it as well.After doing a site recce around …

Teaching at Edgefield Primary – 3

I was especially excited for this lesson, as this time, I would be individually leading a session instead of assisting – as I normally did. The kids were learning plant anatomy and how to propagate many types of plants as their final lesson. I was teaching them about monocots and dicots plants, and how each …

WWF Storytelling Session

This storytelling session was extremely fun and educational! I discovered that bukit panjang library actually has Harry Potter Week. How cool is that? It was fun to explore Hogwarts Library for a short while before the participants came in. For the story telling, we shared nature stories on the idea of water scarcity. First story …

Designing for Carbon Inq

Alexius shared with me that he had a exhibition coming up for his products. He was showcasing different soil ranges and a micro green growing kit that he required package design. I wanted to do something organic and natural feeling, but also premium. There was also time constraint as the exhibition was happening soon, so …

Teaching at Edge Field Primary – 2

This was the second session in the series of gardening and horticulture lessons for kids at Edgefield primary school. This lesson, kids learnt about vermi-composting and worms, and also had brought back their grown sunflower seedlings for analysis and in some cases much needed resuscitation. Most kids had in their eagerness and excitement, over watered …

Teaching at Edgefield Primary – 1

This was the first lesson of the series of gardening and horticulture classes for primary 4 – 6 children that Alexius and I ran. The kids were part of the science club CCA that had arranged for them to learn horticulture for 3 lessons after school. I think it was quite new for them, as …