Wednesday, December 29, 2010

Study-cum-holiday trip to Matang Mangrove Reserve

I had an interesting time revisitng the Matang Mangrove Forest which I worked with USM ecologists (my professors) way back in the 1980s and 90s.
Kuala Sepetang Mangrove Forest Reserve

Tuesday, December 21, 2010

Merry Christmas and Happy New Year 2011

Just 3 more days to Xmas and 10 more days to the 2011. For everyone, have a jolly and happy holiday, you deserved it for surviving till now. Come back next year fresh and resolute to face the new challenges in the next 12 months.

Monday, November 22, 2010

D-day

Well, now is the D-day
For those going into the battle of the S-exams, good luck and all the very best.
Pray eat and love your books from now till mid of December....
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Monday, November 15, 2010

Pork Lark

Only managed to get one kuih and some potatoes... sad lo.
Pot luck or pork lark.... :)
A feast not to be missed la...
From the students.. dream again...
who cares... as long as there is a free meal.
Satt satt satt ...

Thursday, November 11, 2010

Marking time in SMK Tasek Mutiara

Been away from Jitsin for 3 days - doing final meeting at SMK Tasek Mutiara.
Marking meeting at SMK Tasek Mutiara
Just finished my marking exercise for this year.

Wednesday, November 03, 2010

Graduation Day 2010

Today marks the Graduation Day 2010. Unfortunately I forgot to bring my camera, so many pictures that I can take with my miserable phone.

Started at 8:30 and ended before 12:00 noon.

Same ceremonial functions, just changed the students.

But it must be a memorial day for those involved.

Congratulations
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Monday, November 01, 2010

New outlook for Staff Room


My new desk
Beginning next year, hoperully, we will be looking at a new outlook for the staff room, now that the administration office had been fully furnished.

New desk, new chair and every thing new ... most probably sponsored by all the ex students.. so wait for the donation forms ...

High School

View of BM High School

Attended the Colloquium for Teachers teaching Form 6 on Saturday 30 October 2010. I had never really been to High School even though it was our rival school in Rugby way back in the Eighties. Old school building but does not have any aura of its past - not like my alma mater.

Monday, October 18, 2010

D-Day Tomorrow


Remembering my quote
"My job is to fail you, Your job is to pass"

Fair - right?

So, its D-day for the Lower Six tomorrow. Good luck to all of you :)

Action Research Course in BTPN

Attended a course in Action Research Course in BTPN in Pokok Sena Kepala Batas. This course is conducted for all Form 6 teachers. Spent the whole days there. Boring, well, it got broad band connection so I can still play with my computer, yeah!

Never really into action research, lazy research for people who want to call themselves researchers..

Thursday, September 02, 2010

Why do we forget?

为什么我们忘了? Managed to come across an interesting article about this. Any one interested can click on this link to read the article.. just remember to click back to this blog. Otherwise, you must have lost your memory...

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

Another Teacher Retires

For some "older" 6th Formers, Mr Chong Min Chin had taught them the subject of Further Maths. For some in the early 2000, Form 3 Science.
Today JitSin students bade him farewell, may he enjoy his retirement years free from the antics of Jitsin students in peace and happiness.

(note: we now use helicopter to send teachers off.... oops forget to tell the pilot where to put him down.. maybe in Afghanistan)
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Thursday, August 12, 2010

Researching the houseflies - first data

I got an interesting group for R&C which is researching on houseflies.. First clue of their findings
Not easy to get this information - as who can communicate with the houseflies

Sewing leaves

Interesting way to show your soft skills or sew your heart greenly.





Thursday, August 05, 2010

Best 12 Metal Memorisor

The champion is
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Sunday, August 01, 2010

Taekwondo Competition

Some members took part in the Penang Open Taekwondo Competition. Interesting to see some small kids bashing each other out.
I hope the F6 guys/gals got any medals.
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Our coach Mr Pang acts as a jury and our secretary his assistant

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The Chairman in action - and she won

Thursday, July 29, 2010

Quadrate sampling

How many plants? How can I know? What is cover? or density?
Interesting quadrates invented by the students.

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Thursday, July 22, 2010

Kind person and I (the dog)

In conjuction with the Care the Environment, the sharing attitude is shown by Mr Lee and his dog

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Soil analysis

Armed with hammers and tins (big and small), the lower sixers attack their sites hoping to dig up some valuable gemstones.

Silly TCK, only to find soil and sands.

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Tuesday, July 20, 2010

AGM Kelab Taekwondo T6

 

Today marks the end of the Co-curricular activity for Upper 6 Taekwondo members and the beginning of the Lower 6ers with the selection of new set of AJKs.

The U6 AJK had done a good job in running this Kelab, thank you very much to the Chairman, VC, Sec and the rest of the Exco members.

I hope that the new AJK will carry on the good work and make this kelab a success.

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Lab work

Going to burn the lab down - or her tie is going to go up in flame
Science is fun when there is lab work, but you will have to learn what you are doing.

Otherwise, it is nothing more than waste of time and money.

See last year post
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Thursday, July 15, 2010

Building New Home

A good chance for measuring the school ground. Interesting.
They also did this in 2008 (click link)
Marking their territories

How long is a catwalk alley?

Oh! This must be a precious stone - that's why the girls are so happy

Stone markers and they are still marking
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Tuesday, July 13, 2010

Test or Quiz

All the energy concentrated in the hall - no wonder it is hot there la

Faces of the ExaMachines.... which is the best suited?
Real quiet in Jit Sin - like a ghost town. Why? It's exam time.....

Test or quiz which is more fun?t

Tuesday, July 06, 2010

New Taekwondo Coach

Today we have Mr Selvarajah with us for the taekwondo training. This will be the last time for the Upper Sixes for the training.
Next week will be the AGM.

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New coach Mr Selvarajah teaching the Taekwondo Club members some moves

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Practice or photo shots? Pity the coaches

Thursday, July 01, 2010

Houseflies Cockroaches and Mosses

Lower Sixes torturing the cockroaches and houseflies?

Mosses or searching for gold?

Catching the houseflies - easy?

Different techniques and odd places - the dustbin - never think about that

And this is the horrible one - torturing the cockroaches
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