“let them eat cake”

Hehehe! 😀 This was one of the very evil sensory evaluation tests carried out last Wednesday. My group consisting of Jit, Yvonne, Ain, Priscilla and Xiu-Ping, had to conduct an experiment to compare a… Continue reading

what is meaningful learning to you?

“Pen down your thoughts about children today, about meaningful learning, about your role as a teacher, about the use of technology to enhance your pedagogy, and the challenges that you may face.” –… Continue reading

first group presentation – cleared!

Today was my first official group presentation for the module: The Social Context of Teaching and Learning (DED230). 😀 As Jia Li, Siti, Gmah and I are from Diploma in Home Economics Education,… Continue reading

drawstring bag in the making

Thursday was our first official sewing lesson! I was really excited upon seeing the cute design on the fabric. 😀 Our first assignment is a drawstring bag. Unlike in Temasek Polytechnic where we had… Continue reading

eggs cannot be boiled? you’ve got to be kidding!

AM NOT KIDDING! 😀 Indeed, eggs must not be boiled! “Hard-boiled eggs, hard-boiled eggs.” If hard-boiled are not boiled, then why do we use the term “hard-boiled eggs”? 😯 Even though the term “hard-boiled eggs”… Continue reading

lead. care. inspire.

On 25th August 2010, I made my way to Nanyang Polytechnic’s Auditorium for the Teachers’ Compass Ceremony 2010 (TCC). A compass provides the direction and bearing as well as points us to true… Continue reading

if you think home economics is all about cooking and sewing, think again! (:

Ever since I entered Temasek Polytechnic, I never looked at Home Economics the same way I did when I was in lower secondary – that it is all about cooking and sewing. And… Continue reading

words of encouragement do wonders

“When things go wrong as they sometimes will, When the road you’re trudging seems all up hill, When the funds are low and the debts are high, And you want to smile, but… Continue reading

web reviews IV-V

Fourth Review: FoodSafety.gov Food Safety is one of the topics covered in Food Studies, under Food Management. With this website, it will give the students an in-depth study of the importance of food… Continue reading

web reviews I-II-III

First Review: The Bad Fats Brothers Like what the name suggests, this website is about bad fats, namely saturated fats and trans fats. “Face the Fats” is created by the American Heart Association… Continue reading