Monthly Archives: December 2015

IB CAS Activity Ideas and Advice!

It can sometimes be quite difficult to think of activity ideas to count for CAS, and this can often be a daunting task for many people. Here is a list of CAS activity ideas that can help you get the … Continue reading

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Tips for starting IB!

I still remember my first year of IB and vividly remember the inner thought of “nobody ever told me about how hard Year 11 is, everyone is always talking about how hard Year 12 is.” For those of you who are just … Continue reading

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Preparing for IB final exams!

Congratulations, you’ve made it to the home stretch. Before you stress out anymore or start freaking out about the daunting task that lies ahead, I want you to first congratulate yourself on coming this far. You’ve completed 80% of your journey, and … Continue reading

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How to get a 7 in SL Math!

As a person who struggled with mathematics, I understand that getting a 7 in SL Math can be daunting. However, keep in mind that once you conquer some of math’s challenges, the marks are actually really easy to get, simply … Continue reading

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How to get a 45 in the IB

Being a part of that 1% of candidature worldwide that get a 45 every year is supposedly both extremely hard to do and also appears to be very luck driven. However, I believe that if you get the combination right, … Continue reading

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How to Get a 7 in IB HL Chemistry

Yes, I know. It seems almost impossible. But its do-able, and every year there are those apparent geniuses that get 7s in IB Chemistry HL. But I’m here to tell you that you do not need to be a genius … Continue reading

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Advice I would give to my past IB self

Here are my top pieces of advice I would give to myself if I had to do the IB again, and perhaps a few things that I wish someone had told me earlier. We all have our regrets over things … Continue reading

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What is the IB about?

It is not uncommon for students to be completely lost when first starting the IB (I definitely was!). It can be overwhelming, and it might seem as if there is too much to handle. I wrote this article to help … Continue reading

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Why do the IB? Is it worth it?

The International Baccalaureate is renowned for its academic rigour, and its global recognition. It is a program dedicated to producing open minded thinkers, and has a “Learners profile” detailing all the qualities of all its candidates and alumni. But why should … Continue reading

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Time Management – managing the IB

If you’re doing the IB, you have probably already realised that it is hectic, and that you are crazy busy. In between doing IAs (all of which seem to be due at the same time), CAS, as well as studying … Continue reading

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