Archive for April 10, 2012
It’s the third day of our Student Exchange Programme. We started our day by going to K.C.P.S.S. by bus at 06.45 o’clock. After we arrived at Kuo Chuan, we began the morning assembly like yesterday and after that our buddies took us to our classrooms to follow the lessons. Today’s subjects that we learned were Chemistry, Biology, English, and Social Studies. We finished school earlier because Petra Youth Orchestra performed in Kuo Chuan, and we had to saw them. After the concert is finished, we had lunch together with our buddies and prepared to go to Marina Bay Waterfront Promenade. We took pictures with our buddies, but unfortunately it started to rain, so we rushed to the Art Science Museum.
Art Science Museum is the first science museum in the world. There, we started our visit by going to the Titanic Artefact Exhibition. It was fascinating. We were taken around the museum by a tour More >
Today,we woke up very early in the morning and we had our first lesson at Kuo Chuan School. Although the day is still dark, and even though we were so sleepy, we can’t wait to start our first school day in Kuo Chuan. When we arrived in Kuo Chuan, we were greeted and welcomed by our buddies who are very friendly. After that,we headed to the hall to join the morning assembly. Kuo Chuan Students doing the assembly everyday, to sing the national anthem and to hear the preach and announcements. About 30 minutes later, the morning assembly was finished and we went to the aesthetic room. In this multi-function room, Kuo Chuan buddies arranged some games, and we had an ice breaker session, so we can get knew each other and from the games we could memorize all of Kuo Chuan’s buddies names. Around 9’o clock, we started our first lesson. We assigned to some classes such as More >
Time flies ! The day that we’re waiting are coming ! Today, April, 8th 2012 we gathered at Juanda International Airport at 4.30 AM. Although we’re still sleepy, but we’re so excited about going to Singapore.
After we arrived in Singapore at 8 AM, we picked up our luggage headed to Esplanade. Immediately after we arrived, we took a lot of pictures there for 30 minutes. Esplanade is one of the most famous tourism object in Singapore. Besides from its unique and futuristic architecture, Esplanade is usually used for art exhibition, music concert, and many other art events.
Next, we took a tour around the Singapore River by Hippo Cruise. Hippo Cruise is a boat that had 40 seats. Hippo Cruise also had a tour guide to explain to us about the buildings we saw. In this tour, we saw many bridges and many places. We also learned a little about Singapore’s history. It’s really awesome. Singapore More >
FUN! That word explains how our third day was. Unlike yesterday, today we prepared 30 minutes later than the first & second day. After we had breakfast, we went to the school and followed classes. Some of us were proud, because they felt much smarter than the KCPians some subjects. They could answer all the test questions fast and easily hahaha. @1.15p.m, we watched Petra Youth Orchestra concert at school main hall. They were amazing! We were soo amazed*.* then, we had lunch which had been prepared by the school. We went to the marina bay sands @3p.m by bus. Our buddies went there, too! But by another bus. We met at marina bay and we took some pictures. Not long after that we rushed to go to the titanic ɑ hundred years memorial exhibition. It was stunning and memorable. We had ɑ lot of wonderful times, wandered around the exhibition. The tour guide explained ɑ lot about how titanic More >
The second day of school…group 3 was getting ready. The bus didn’t come as early as yesterday so we had a chance to sleep longer :p. Unfortunately one of our group member, Aldy, fell sick yesterday and haven’t recovered till today, so he stayed at the hotel and unable to follow the activities today. The bus picked us up at 6.45. And when we arrived at KCPSS, we were welcomed by our buddies. We followed morning assembly at the hall and at 8 o’clock headed to our classes to study. At 1.30 pm, left our classes to watch the Petra Youth Orchestra concert with the sec-1 students at the hall. The concert lasted for 30 minutes and it was so cool. We recognized one of the songs they performed were the song of Disney’s Toy Story . There was also chinese music instrument combined with violin, flute, and cello performance. We had our lunch with our buddies at 2 and at 3 we set off to Art Science More >