In-depth 2022 Post #6

Hello, my project is coming to an end! In this post, I will discuss what I am going to prepare for In-Depth Night. Progress Report Since the last post, what I have done is I washed an entire bike. Indeed, I scrubbed every inch of it very diligently, including the frame and tires. Video: I also started replacing the brake pads on the purple Nevada bike. Obstacles/Frustrations I would say…

In-Depth post #5

Progress Report Welcome to the fifth post of this project, which I would like to preface by saying that everything is coming together! It has been a wild ride and now I will share what I have been up to these past few weeks. Once again, I’ve had two mentor meetings, each extraordinarily valuable. At the first one (really the seventh), I learned about wheel truing from my mentor. Here…

In-Depth 2022 Post #4

Progress Report Hello! Astonishingly, the last time I posted about my In-Depth Project was in March and now it is April! Over spring break, I have had two more (the fifth and sixth) meetings with my mentor, both extraordinarily fruitful for both of us. To summarize my progress this past month, I have learned a great deal about the two sub-skills of maintaining brakes and maintaining the drivetrain on bikes.…

In-Depth 2022 Post #3

Progress Report I have had two more (the third and fourth) meetings with my mentor since I last posted. I have learned a great deal, including the two Sub-Skills of how to inspect a bike and how to fix a flat tire. Details of each sub-skill that I learned: Bike inspection: I practiced bike inspection with a bike inspection checklist that my mentor provided me, identifying the details of what…

In-Depth Project 2022: Introductory Post

Hello! In this post, I’ll be discussing my In-Depth Project! This post will be answering the following questions/points (the main elements of my contract): what, when, why and how, mentor, process, and timeline. In short, an introduction! What my chosen skill is. My chosen skill is bike maintenance! I will be operating on bikes and learning about how they work and how to maintain them, as a bike mechanic would.…

Developing the Leaders Around You

Featured Image Source Letter from Anita Over this past week, our class has been learning about developing the leaders around us through a training course by John C. Maxwell. Please find below three nuggets of wisdom that I leaned from this valuable course that I chose to write about! Your friend, Anita #1: Be an Unselfish Thinker In session two, John Maxwell went over the ten kinds of ‘thinkers’ leaders…

In-Depth Learning Centre/Summative Blog Post!

Hello everybody! My name is Anita and for my In-Depth Project this year, I chose to learn the skill of Basket-Weaving! If that strikes your fancy, please take a look at my Learning Centre linked below! You may use your mouse to scroll in and out, or click the arrows at the bottom of the screen to be led through my presentation. Either way, please check out however much you…

In-Depth Post #5

Progress Report Here is my progress regarding my In-Depth skill, from this past fortnight: I solely continued weaving the cedar basket that I had started (a few weeks back) with my mentor. If I am really going to be honest, I will have to say that I was not super productive this past two weeks. However, I am planning to finish this cedar-guy tomorrow or over the weekend, and then,…