Who Am I?Name: Kristin LoweAge: 17Nationality: Full AmericanYears at ISB: 3 yearsPost-Graduation Goals:becomea nurse anesthetist
Four Ways of Knowing (WoK) EMOTION REASON PERCEPTION LANGUAGE
Event: Soccer IASAS 2011Who: Boys and Girls IASAS Soccer TeamsWhere: Singapore American School
Why Soccer IASAS? An extracurricular activity I have been playing since I was young. Sports have a high importance in my life because I have played them continuously throughout it. Way of relieving stress from everyday activities. Keeps my physically fit and active.
How has my Soccer IASAS experienceaffected me personally and as a student? After practice when I start my homework, having played soccer to relieve my stress truly helps me stay focused on my work. Drives my competitive nature, while teaching me, win or lose, to keep a positive attitude. As captain and a senior on the team, I was looked to for leadership and guidance, which taught me many valuable leadership qualities. Time-Management Making New Friends and Teammates
Winning the Championship Scored a goal in the first 5 minutes of the final. Scored in the second half of the match. Realizing the need to defend our goal until the end. Winning the game 2-0.Ways ofKnowing: Emotion: -Accomplishment and Achievement Reason: -Pure Determination Perception: -Goals and Expectations Language: -Team Communication
Reflection Learned how to apply reason, emotion, perception, and language to past experiences. Driven mentally and physically by my teammates and myself to overcome challenges. Learned how strong the power of communication and teamwork truly is. Seeing how reason and emotion can effect decisions and how we perceive things in certain ways.
How Can I Apply this Knowledge in the Future? Applying reason, emotion, perception and language to similar situations. Knowing the large roles of Wok in our everyday life experiences and in specific, memorable experiences such as my Soccer IASAS.