Monday, January 25, 2010

P.I.E.S

1. Laptop Bag
P:Light, makes it easier to carry our laptops in crowded places, and helps to protect your computers from scratches, makes it easier to identify your own laptop.
I:Makes it easier to put it inside my bag.
E:I am emotionally attached to my laptop bag as it protects my laptop.
S:Makes it easier to carry our computers to places where we can connect to other people.

2. Watch
P:It is able to help me tell the time.
I:It helps me manage my time and plan my day.
E:It reminds me of my father's love for me.
S:Allow be to be at a place on time.

3.MRT Station
P:It is a cheaper mode of transport as compared to taking a taxi, it is convenient to take the MRT, it does not contribute to global warming.
I:It is a cheaper mode of transport as compared to taking a taxi, it is convenient to take the MRT, it does not contribute to global warming.
E:NIL
S:Helps me go to places where I van meet my friends.

4. Watching a movie
P:Comfortable chairs and a large screen.
I:Can teach us valuable life lessons.
E:Can experience the emotions the characters in the movie are feeling.
S:Can watch movies together with your friends.

Saturday, January 23, 2010

Doing Research (Part 2)-Alternative sources of energy

Alternative sources of energy:

-Instead of using petroleum, we could use Bio fuels or Hydrogen.

-We could use solar panels to power our appliances instead of electricity.

-We could use biomass to generate electricity or burn it as fuel.

Sources:

  • Wikipedia
  • http://www.handyman-source.com

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Understanding Research(Part 1)

  1. What is RESEARCH? (Please use your own definition/s!)
Research is a systematic method of obtaining information based on a clearly defined protocol.
  1. Why do you think research is important?
It is important as it allows us to find out more about things that we are unsure of.
  1. How can we conduct good research?
Go to a library and borrow materials that are about the what you want to know about or go to a reliable website.

Saturday, January 16, 2010

ADMT Lesson 1: Personal Reflection

What is Art, Design, Media and Technology (ADMT) to you?
It is a way of expressing ourselves.


Why is ADMT important?
It is important as it can give us many job opportunities in the future.

What are the skills that you would want to learn in ADMT?
I would want to learn to be better at sketching.

Sketch how the world would look like without art, design, media and technology. Describe briefly your sketch. [Take a picture of your sketch and post it on your personal blog]