Influence of Substance and Alcohol Abuse – 24th May 2018

WhatsApp Image 2018-05-23 at 11.20.53This week, the HTS hosts, with three ‘HTS’ learners, discuss the influence of substance and alcohol use/abuse in our communities. We elaborate on how it can affect the well-being of children in families with addicts, and how social media has changed opinions to make substance and alcohol use seem acceptable.

 

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What it is and means to be a gentleman or lady in today’s society. – 11th May 2018

WhatsApp Image 2018-05-10 at 20.44.25Learners were interviewed and discussed the topic, what it is and means to be a gentleman or lady in today’s society while facing the challenges of today’s global culture and difference of expectations in their social setting.

 

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How to Ensure Good Relationships Between Students and Teachers – 4th May 2018

WhatsApp Image 2018-05-04 at 10.35.07In this week’s podcast we discussed the do’s and don’ts for learners and teachers in class to ensure good relationships between learner and teacher. Our participants for this week consisted of both learners and teachers, namely, our hosts Sasha de Voux and Bronwyn Witbooi, Nqaba Zikhali, Mr Nel and Mrs Taljaard.

 

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If I Were President for a Day – 4th May 2018

WhatsApp Image 2018-05-04 at 10.02.22The topic they discussed was regarding being the president of a country. What qualities a good president should have, what his/her main responsibilities are and the question: If you were the president of SA for ONE day – what is the main thing you would change or would like to do and why… were answered.

 

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Society’s Perception of Beauty – 24th April 2018

beautyIn today’s podcast, our hosts Sasha de Voux and Bronwyn Witbooi discuss society’s perception of beauty with Nathan Van Wyk, Kamo Vezi and Chad Batist.

 

We address how society sees people thanks to our use of filters and effects on pictures, how people see us as people if we use social media to seek acceptance. It covers opinions on what we should rather seek in each instead of our outer appearances, and how social media influences the way we think and perceive beauty.

 

We measure the importance of self-acceptance and the saying “those we matter don’t care, and those who care don’t matter”.

 

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Study methods – 13th March 2018

WhatsApp Image 2018-03-13 at 10.44.20In this podcast, Bronwyn Witbooi interviews 5 of the top students at BTHS. She asked Sasha (top achiever gr8-11), Shadia (grade 11), Aldrin (top achiever grade 8-10), Lutho (grade 9) and AJ (grade 9) what their most effective study methods are. How to avoid getting distracted during study sessions, and advice on how to ensure a good report card at the end of the term.

 

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Maths Tech vs Pure Maths – 8th March 2018

school5 copyThis week , our team talk with Olivia Roberts, Nathan Van Wyk, Zaakira Isaacs, Ande Lugulwana, Kaylin Fourie and Catia Stephanus  is about Maths Tech. They ask questions regarding the choices that were made in Grd 10 for the subjects technical mathematics and technical science. Some institutions will not recognise these subjects and the discussions went around how the learners feel about it.

 

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Trouble Makers – 28th February 2018

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This week Sasha and Bronwyn speak to the HTS “Trouble Makers”

Its a light hearted chat and its not meant to be taken too seriously.

Joining Sasha and Bronwyn is: Ryan Williams, Brandon Uitlander, Ishvonché Bantom, Jaco Lee Sam, Unathi Mvandaba and Aidan Daniels.

 

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The influence of Sport at School – 23rd February 2018

school5 copyThis week our team discuss “The influence of sports in the school environment”, its pro’s and con’s and the impact it has on the pressures of the school environment.

This week’s participants are Kyle Kannemeyer, Mikyle James, Grant Abrahams, Ryan Williams, Orin van Graan, Lukholo Yedwa and, Lyle van Heerden.

 

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Presenting – Covered SA – HTS’s own Cover Band – 14th February 2018

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This afternoon’s podcast was co-hosted by Sasha De Voux & Bronwyn Witbooi. The podcast was an interview of the BTHS school band, Covered SA – which included TJ Hendricks, Jay-Cee Wenn, Chané Sass and Rochelé Bock. During the interview, we learnt about the origin of the band, and how each of the bandmates became who they are because of music and how it has influenced and been included in their lives. We also learnt about their music director, TJ Hendricks’ past musical career and also their upcoming plans as a band.

 

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