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My CAS Experience

My CAS Experience

How was my CAS experience in these 2 years
Devansh Shah Devansh Shah
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Since : 08/08/2015

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GICL MUN 2016

GICL MUN 2016

For this year's MUN our school had organized a better function overall to show the development of this event over this year's time. The conference took place for 2 days. This here I did not participate as a delegation in the MUN, however me and Rhea Shetty were the logistic departments and helped to organize the GICL MUN 2016. We stayed back late a

Yoga Module 2

This module started from the 28th of January and lasted for a month (24th February). In these courses we had taken up the forward bends that helped me have a better posture and also increase my flexibility, making my neck even stronger. Apart from that we also did the extended head to toe pose which was extremely difficult to do in the first try, h
La Fiesta: Charity Carnival 2016

La Fiesta: Charity Carnival 2016

Our school had ties with an NPO called AATMA, which told us about another NGO named Dharavi Art Room. Their goal was to provide education in the form of learning art to the underprivileged children of Dharavi, Mumbai's biggest slum area. This event we organized on the 13th of August 2016, was a result of 2 months of constant work. Investigation: Wh
Rafting: The Kundalika River

Rafting: The Kundalika River

On the 22nd of May my cousins and I went to the Kundalika river for rafting in the rapids. I was extremely excited in the beginning not knowing about the difficulties I was about to face. What was our goal this time? The only thing I wanted to achieve through this experience was to gain upper body strength as well as a better understanding of nauti
Teaching at the Paraplegic Foundation

Teaching at the Paraplegic Foundation

My mother as a part of a NGO called Shraddha Charitable Foundation which helped several other organisations and basically holding events and fund raisers to provide for the less fortunate. SCF also has a collaboration with the Paraplegics Foundation, located in Sion. I approached them with the idea of helping them and making them feel wanted. Parap

Yoga Module 3

This was our final module and started on the 27th of Feb and ended on the 10th of April. For this module we learned another different set of asanas. First we started with inversions which were extremely tough, where we had to rest all the wait on our shoulders and lift our legs up and touch the floor above our heads with our legs. However in the st

Yoga Module 1

Yoga was a 15 course program set by our school for the students of grade 11 and 12. These 15 courses were divided into three modules. Yoga started from the date of 13 January, where we began with different meditative postures that helped us gain a sense a calmness and also improve our ability to focus. Apart from that the meditative postures helped
Pottery and sculpture workshop

Pottery and sculpture workshop

The school had organized a pottery workshop for the students of IBDP and Grade 9. It was a 3 hour workshop where I learned the skill of sculpting and pottery and also obtained the skills to use terracotta clay for sculpting and pottery. My goals were to produce an object with a certain level of artistic perfection, and also to learn how to texture
CCMWIS 2016

CCMWIS 2016

Me and a fellow classmate from Grade 9 went to Bogota, Colombia in the March of 2016. We had a series of meetings set by the collaboration between Winchester International School and the Colegio Claustro Moderno to discuss the concepts of music and its evolution over these years. However this journey started around January 2016 when I was apprised
Trip to Dehna

Trip to Dehna

On the 25th of November me and my classmates were given the opportunity of this trip to a village. WE were given an orientation on what was going to be there for this event and what do we have to gain from this event. WE had to learnt the lifestyle of the villagers as well as their culture. Me and my colleagues of IBDP 1 and 2 were taken to the vil