Sunday, January 31, 2016

Malay hw

Buat buku aktiviti halaman 23 dan 24

(Sry for the very late post... I was busy for the past 2 days)

Saturday, January 30, 2016

Is this a better layout?


IMPORTANT(or by today/tomorrow):


Math:

1.
2.
3.

Science:

1.
2.
3.

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NOT SO IMPORTANT:

Math:

1.
2.
3.

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Friday, January 29, 2016

HOMEWORK [29/1/16]

HOMEWORK FOR THE DAY:

ADMT:

1. ADMT packaging until colour scheme

Math:

1. Math 2.5 [Mon]
2. Math 3.2 [Mon] (Not so important)

Chinese:

1. 作文 [Tues]

English:

1. Draft 3 [EL] (today)
2. Upload Diagnostic Test essay again. Should  be in your drive's 'shared with me' folder, and in your
    email.

S&W:

1. Upload hurdles video onto Google classroom
2. Join the class if you haven't (code is not displayed because this blog is public)

Thursday, January 28, 2016

Announcement: New Homework Post Layout

We shall be introducing a new format for the uploading of the homework so that it is easier for the rest of you to read.

Format is as stated below: 

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Homework: XX January 2016


English



Maths



Science



Chinese



Higher Chinese



Malay



Higher Malay



Higher Tamil



Integrated Humanities



IRS



I&E



Sports and Wellness



ADMT



ICT 


Administrative Matters & Reminders


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Please give us comments on the new system below! :) P.S. Not all subjects will be shown, unless there is Homework for it.

HOMEWORK(28/1/16)


-Math:
1) Fireworks worksheet (only page 1) (Due tomorrow) (Chloe and Khrisha' s worksheets are with me)
2) Unit 2.5 (due tomorrow)
3) Estimation and approximation in google classroom( Make a copy and do) (due tomorrow)

-English:
1) Draft 3(due Friday, 10pm)
2) Creative writing task 1 and 2 ( type it out and post on EL Blog, use Grammarly and allowed to change) (Due by tonight 10pm)
3) Last call for diagnostic test essay in the folder by today night

-I&E:
1) Pair work for helping the pig to get the jar of cookies (next Monday)

-ADMT:
1) Fill the slides of the design journal to colour scheme (slide 8)

-Science:
1) Worksheet 2 (due on Monday)

For Chinese students only:
1) Complete the google form for "Who, What, When, Where, Why, How"
2) Learn idioms 1-16 (due tomorrow)
3) Activity book ( due tomorrow)

List of Apps to Download for SST MacBook 2016

Please take note to download the apps in this list: https://docs.google.com/document/d/1fmQJ-b_CCHl8vXViKrXgyQSKf4xllPuO7lYDS7oxlzc/edit?pref=2&pli=1

Please download them as soon as possible to avoid delays in lessons, like today's Science Lesson. Thanks!

Wednesday, January 27, 2016

HOMEWORK [27/2/16]

HOMEWORK FOR THE DAY


1. IH
2. I&E pair work
3. ADMT colour schemes [Thursday]
4. Math 2.4 worksheet [Tmr]
5. Science worksheet [Tmr]
6. EL classroom (scan Draft 1) [3 pm today]
7. EL classroom (Draft 2 and self-editing) [10 pm today)

CHINESE

1. 活动本 (Pg 6-11) [星期五]
2. 必读手册 (Pg 1-11) [星期五]
3. Chinese worksheet [Tmr]

Announcements

Announcements

Dear S1-04,

Please take a look at the Monthly Parent's Letter January 2016 edition in the following link

http://www.sst.edu.sg/wp-content/uploads/2011/12/January-2016.pdf

Also, do remember to fill in this form for the Parents' Breakfast Meeting with the PrincipalVice Principal and the Form Teachers at the following link:

https://docs.google.com/a/s2016.sst.edu.sg/forms/d/1oGZXHizMu2RCsYYVcn6RISsbUxRywJV
XBWdGV23b-iY/viewform?edit_requested=true

To stay updated with more information, please go to the following link:

http://www.sst.edu.sg/blog/category/announcement-for-parents/

Tuesday, January 26, 2016

EL reminder

Also, remember to sign in the Grammerly and click for the premium version.
And also remember to do the science fiction story.
Sorry for the late reminder.

HOMEWORK [26/1/16]

HOMEWORK FOR THE DAY

1. I&E pair work
2. Science fiction
4. ADMT colour scheme
5. IH essay homework
6. Math 2.3

CHINESE

1. 习字
2. 活动本 pg1-5

Monday, January 25, 2016

Homework [25/1/16]

HOMEWORK FOR THE DAY


1. Science fiction
2. English classroom homework (since it is still not posted, we need not do it.)
3. ADMT packaging design
4. Bring foolscap
5. I&E pair work

Administrative Matters

Young Ladies & Gentlemen

i.  Please check with your parents/ guardians if they are attending Breakfast Meeting with P on Wednesday, 17 February (8.00 to 10.00 am).

Submit your responses via http://tinyurl.com/z7fvgc2 by Friday, 29 Jan

ii.  Choose your CCA carefully & submit your forms by Monday, 1 Feb

You should discuss your choice of CCA with your parents as this will impact your routine for the year and beyond.

iii.  If you're interested to be an emcee for school events (plenty of chances!), a host to visitors to SST or be trained to participate in EL oratorical competitions, do attend auditions to be selected for EL TDP via this link.

For enquiries pls contact Ms Brown: brown_margaret_helen@sst.edu.sg


Sunday, January 24, 2016

CE Period: Report to MPH @ 1.10pm

Instructions for CE period 23.01.2016

i. Report promptly to MPH @ 1.10 pm. Don't forget your colouring materials!

Activity:

What are your thoughts and ideas about Singapore in 2065 (in 50 years' time)? 

You will be required to illustrate how you envisage Singapore to be in 2065, keeping in mind these five core values:

  • Racial Harmony & Social Cohesion
  • Caring Community
  • Resilience as a Nation
  • Can-Do Singapore Spirit
  • High Moral Values


You will work in teams to draw your Singapore Dream. Let your creativity flow & stand to WIN a prize!

Let's get "Beezy"

Young Ladies & Gentlemen

Please bring the following items from Monday - Thursday to class.

1. A pair of scissors
2. A bottle of glue or a glue stick
3. Some colouring stationery such as magic pens, or markers

We will work in teams of 5 for the classroom decoration project.

Thank you

Friday, January 22, 2016

Chinese Homework

Chinese homework:

Finish the story with your own imagination. :)

Homework: 22nd January 2015

Homework: 22 January 2015 (FINALLY, FRIDAY'S HERE!) Updated


  1. Mathematics - Assignment 2.1 and 2.2
  2. Mathematics - Submit Mathematics Performance Task 1
Thats all!

Thursday, January 21, 2016

Homework: 21 January 2015

Homework: 21 January 2015


  1. English - Type Diagnostic Test on Google Docs (by tomorrow, submit in folder in Google Drive)
  2. Mathematics - Viva Voce practice (due TOMORROW, 2359 hours, submit through Google Classroom)

Wednesday, January 20, 2016

Keep Up the Good Work!

Accolade 20.1.2016

Head of Year 2, Mr Tan, commended the class for the tip-top level of cleanliness today!

Well done & thank you to the dynamic team who stayed behind after EL lesson.

Hip hip hooray!


REMINDER TO ALL:

Remember to bring a set of colour pencils for tomorrow's ADMT lesson!

Homework (20 January 2015)

Homework (20th January 2015)

  1. English - Blendspace T1W3 Tile 6 Link - Due tomorrow
  2. Mathematics -  Complete Math Equation in A4 exercise book - Due tomorrow

Tuesday, January 19, 2016

Homework

1)Chinese 朋友的考验。
2) Maths correction.
3)English as mentioned earlier by Kamal
P.S Remember to wear s and w and bring along your school uniform.

Clarification on Blendspace for English HW (19 Jan)

Please take note, it is not T1W2's Blendspace, it is T1W3's Blendspace, which can be found here: https://www.tes.com/lessons/OQOt_wUoj2oSzQ/2016-term-1-week-3-narrative-writing.
Please complete Tile 4, which is a flipped lesson. Thanks!

ADMT Announcement!

Please take note to bring your colour pencils for the next ADMT Lesson. Thanks!

Homework: 19 January 2015 UPDATED

Homework: 19 January 2015

  • English - Blendspace, T1W3 Tile 4 (Flipped Lesson) UPDATE: HERE IS THE LESSON: Link to Blendspace
  • Mathematics Alternative Assesment PRACTICE ONLY! (5% of total grade) - Due on Friday 23:59 Hours Link to Instructions
  • Mathematics - Diagnostic Test Corrections
  • Malay - Worksheet

Monday, January 18, 2016

Malay HW

KERJA RUMAH


  1. Baca buku teks ms 6-7
  2. Buat buku aktiviti ms 5 (hantar esok)
         (As Kamal already posted)
   Jangan lupa edit jawapan kamu di Google Classroom (untuk pelajar yang belum habis)

(Sorry for the late post)

Chinese Homework

In addition,there is Chinese homework.第二课:友情的考验。

Homework: 18 Jan 2015

Homework - 18 January 2015
  1. English - Loaded Dog passage
  2. English - Birthday Boy Activity Sheet pg 2
  3. Science - Complete Activity 1 on Aerogel if you have not done it
  4. Malay - Baca Buku Teks ms 6 - 7 dan buat Buku Aktiviti ms 5
Please WhatsApp me if I have forgotten anything!

Seeking Your Ideas!

Based on the following class motto, brainstorm in your groups relevant themes for your classroom decorations:

Motto: Every S1-04 student, a passionate achiever and contributing member of society.

Goals: 

Academic: Attain 5 distinctions
Behaviour: Be positive & do your best
Camaraderie: Community first, self second


Saturday, January 16, 2016

Maths 2016 Alternative Assessment (PRACTICE ONLY)

2016 Alternative Assessment Practice

This is a Practice task for the upcoming alternative assessment.

The submission date for the actual Viva Voce is Friday 22 January 2016, 2359 hours.
 
The task is compulsory, and you are to submit your work via Google Classroom instructed by 

your teacher.

Topic: Number systems

Objective of Task: 
To demonstrate your understanding of the concepts and calculations through clear 

articulation and presentation of problem solving.



Instructions (I):
  • This is an individual task. Complete the viva voce practice on your own.
  • This is a reinforcement of similar questions based on the topic covered in class.
  • It will also help you to seek and articulate your understanding of concepts as you attempt to                                                                explain your approach and solution to the problem.
  • You should not take more than 1 hour to complete the entire task.
Note: 
You will need to record your work and submit via Google Classroom (Mathematics)



Instructions (II):

1. Add up the last 5 digits of your NRIC number. This 2 digit number “XX” is what you 
will convert from a decimal system to a binary system.

2. DO NOT RECITE OUT YOUR ENTIRE NRIC NUMBER ON THE VIDEO FOR SECURITY 
REASONS. You only need to state the last 5 digits on video.

3. Using your birthdate “YY” as another 2 digit number, explain how you will perform the 
simple arithmetic operation “XX + YY” in binary system.
  • Research on how to count in binary system using the digits “0” and “1”.
  • Explain briefly, in your own words, on how a binary system works. You may choose to use                                                                        any visualisation tools to help explain yourself.
  • Work out and explain the solution clearly. You may choose to write it out, or use various                                                                     software like Numbers to write your own script.
  • Do not simply read out the lines of the working. Instead, inform the audience: 
    • how you identify the key information
    • why you choose a particular method to solve the problem
    • explain how the method works

4. Recording
  • You may use QuickTime Player, PhotoBooth, ect. to record your viva voce. 
  • Here are some ways that you can present your worked solution:
    • You may sit in front of the computer and show the working (on papers) as you explain                                                                     how you solve or problem using the "movie recording" feature in QuickTime Player; or                                                                 simply "video recording" with PhotoBooth.
      • Click HERE to view sample 1
    • You may present your work in KeyNotePages, PowerPoint Presentation, etc and use                                                                      the "screen recording" feature in QuickTime Player to do the video recording.
      • Click HERE to view sample 2
      • Click HERE to view sample 3
    • You may also use explain the problem on a whiteboard and have your classmates to                                                                      help record using a camera or any other methods that you could think of
  • Remember to keep the file size small.
  • For technical consultation, please approach Mr Jonathan Chua, your ICT Teacher.
  • Watch the clip if you are not sure how to screen record your presentation
  • YouTube Video

5. Submission of work
  • Submit your file (video clip) to Google Classroom (Mathematics)
  • Complete this FORM as it is gathering information needed for the markers when assessing                                                                     your work.


GRADING & RUBRICS

This Performance Task will constitute to 5% of your overall Summative Assessment Results.


Homework Announcement

In case some people do not know where to write the answer for The Last Dog text analysis, it is to be done behind the worksheet.

REMINDER

FOR EVERYONE'S INFO

  1. There is a project for Math (please refer Google Classroom for info)
  2. Also answer the questions for I & E in Google Classroom.




sample


This is the link of the sample

For chinese

Search 百家姓 online and find the history of your name

Friday, January 15, 2016

HOMEWORK [15/1/16]

Assignments for the day:


1. ADMT packaging design (By wk 4)
2. EL worksheet (By Monday)[Do on the back of the worksheet]
3. Science worksheets (Mon)
3. Sign report book first page

Chinese homework:

1. 习字
2. Chinese interview.
4. Search up your surname on 百家姓.

Thursday, January 14, 2016

HOMEWORK [14/1/16]

Homework for the day:


1. Science worksheets (1 and 2) [hand in on Monday]
2. Science activities 
3. ADMT packaging design [hand in on week 4]
4. Make a poster out of The True Me poem on piktochart. [hand in at 8pm tonight]
5. Finish math worksheet if you haven't completed it.

Chinese: 

1. Chinese worksheet


That's all for today

Photo-taking & CCA Fair on 15 Jan

Young Ladies & Gentlemen,

i.  Please come to school in your school uniform tomorrow for photo-taking at 9.00 am to 9.20 am.  Please report quickly to LO1 after the first period (English). You will attend S&W after photo-taking.

ii. There is CCA fair tomorrow. Refer to the students' blog for details.

for your information & necessary action, please. 

Wednesday, January 13, 2016

Homework [13/1/16]

Here are the assignments for the day:

1. History - online worksheet (Google Docs)
2. Sign the Science safety acknowledgement slip
3. True me poem
4. Math- Lesson 3 PG 2, CP1
                              PG 3, CP2
               PG 4, 5: Qn 2, 3, 5, 6

Chinese:

1. 课本第八和九页
2. 练习生词
3. 作业《童年趣事》

Tuesday, January 12, 2016

People who did not bring $8.50 today please remember to bring tomorrow(For HCL)

Homework [12/1/16]

I apologise for the late post.

Homework for the day 

1. ADMT homework (worksheet and on Google Classroom)
2. Join Google Classroom - ns2mwa9 and do assignments on there.


Do note to bring the following:
1. Earphone
2. File divider(higher chinese only)
3. chinese dictionary(higher chinese only)
4. 2 Exercise books


A gentle reminder to all, if you have not completed the class committee nomination, please attempt it now.

HOMEWORK (MALAY 12/1/2016)



KERJA RUMAH BAHASA MELAYU:

  1. Sasaran Tahun 2016 (e-mel Cikgu Arfah)
  • Gred PSLE (HMTL/ML)
  • Sasaran (Contoh: A1 80)
     2. Bawa fail (ungu)
     3. Bawa kamus -> pelekat SST
     4. Bawa buku nota
     

Ada ujian Diagnostik (pemahaman/kefahaman) pada 13/1/2016

Monday, January 11, 2016

The ADMT File

In case you are wondering, the ADMT file refers to this type of file, or rather as specifically stated - the transparent white plastic envelope with strings.


Homework [11/1/16]

These are the assignments for the day:


  1. Science worksheet. Click on this convenient link for the slides.
  3. Class committee nomination.
  4. The 2 forms which Ms Lee gave us are to be given to your parents.

Chinese only:

  1. Do note to bring a Chinese dictionary every day.
  2. Bring the Chinese file. Click here for a reminder of file colour.
  3. Accept the invitation for Google Classroom and complete the form in the first post.


For people with other mother tongues, please add on other homework from your respective mother tongues.
Hello  

Announcement

A gentle reminder to bring your ADMT file tomorrow!

It should be the transparent white envelope with strings.

CE Period 11.01.2016

Agenda:

1. Class Committee (Google Form)
2. Class Vision & Mission
3. Classroom Decoration
4. Class Cleanliness (Duty Roster)


Sunday, January 10, 2016

Connecting to SST School WiFi on MacBook, Android and iPhone!

For MacBook ONLY! :

To connect to the SST-Student network, you will have to follow these steps below:

1. Go to your Wi-Fi preferences on your Macbook top-right hand corner and select Join Other Network.

2. Type in the following in the respective tabs:

Network name: SST-Student
Security: WPA2 Enterprise (select from list)
Mode: Automatic
Username: Your NRIC in CAPITAL letters
Password: Your NRIC in CAPITAL letters

3.  Install the Network profile.

And you're done!


For Android devices ONLY! (Samsung, Sony, LG,HTC, Google, Xiaomi, Oppo, Asus, Huawei, ect.)


To connect to the SST-Student network, you will have to follow these steps below:


1. Go to your Wi-Fi preferences in your Settings and select Add Network.


2. Type in the following in the respective tabs:


Network SSID or Network Name: SST-Student

Security: WPA2 Enterprise (select from list)
Username: Your NRIC in CAPITAL letters
Password: Your NRIC in CAPITAL letters

3.  Install the Network profile.


For iPhone or iPod Touch ONLY:

To connect to the SST-Student network, you will have to follow these steps below:

1. Go to your Wi-Fi preferences on your iPhone Settings and select Other.

2. Type in the following in the respective tabs:

Network name: SST-Student
Security: WPA2 Enterprise (select from list)
Username: Your NRIC in CAPITAL letters
Password: Your NRIC in CAPITAL letters
3.  Install the Network profile.

And you're done!


Hope this helped those who could not connect to the SST WiFi on their phones or MacBooks!

Saturday, January 9, 2016

Announcement

For your information, the CCA schedule has been updated. Please view this link for the schedule.
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Homework

Class, remember to complete the whole of the reflection journal and hand it in to Mdm Arfah.


Also note to do the Science self-learning modules here,
As Kamal has already told us below.

Things to bring

Class, remember to bring 1 red file for Science on Monday, and every other thing you have brought on other days.

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Also remember to bring a calculator(in working condition) and writing materials for the Math Diagnostics Test. Further information can be found here, or in Kamal's post below.



GOOD LUCK TO ALL!!!

Mathematics Diagnostic Test

Dear Sec 1 students, 

You will be sitting for a Math diagnostic test on the first day of school (11 Jan 2016). It will be a 45 min test administered in class by your Math teacher. 

The purpose of this test is to gauge your understanding of various Mathematical concepts, for the teachers to pace the lessons for the rest of the year. The topics include: 
  1. Arithmetic operations
  2. Number system, rate and proportion
  3. Geometry
  4. Basic algebraic expressions
  5. Algebraic problem sums 
Please bring your calculator and writing materials for the test.

Homework for the Weekend

Chemistry - Self Learning Modules (each module will take approximately 30 mins). Worksheets will be given to us in class.

Link: https://sites.google.com/a/s2016.sst.edu.sg/chemistry/home/forallsec1classesself-learningmodules


Thursday, January 7, 2016

Attire and Grooming

Young Ladies and Gentlemen,

Tomorrow night is YOUR night.

Please be at your best behaviour and well-groomed.

You'll be beaming with pride at Badge Night.  All the best!

PS: Gentlemen, if you are wearing a belt, it should be plain black or dark brown

Photos (7 January 2015)

Here are the photos from today for Group 8. Use it in your reflection journal!

Term 1 Timetable


Download in .pdf format here (available in SST domain)

Wednesday, January 6, 2016

Photo of Orientation

Hereby the photo of these few days of Orientation, especially the 3rd day photo.
You may use it in your Journal.

Submission of Reflection Journals

Submission Deadline: Monday, 11 January 2016 by 9.00 am

Non-compliance: Stay back after CCE period in school until journal is satisfactorily completed.

Journals will be reviewed/ accessed by FTs and Head of Year.

Naming of file: Name_Index e.g. Arfah Buang_01.key

Upload your journals into the Submission Folder in Google Drive. Click here to submit.

Target: 100% timely submission

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Upload to Google Drive

1. Once you click on the hyperlink above, you will see this.



2.  Click "Open in Drive" at the top right corner.  You will be able to Drag and Drop your journal (Filename format: Name_Index) for submission.



3. Another method is to click "New" on the left panel and choose "File Upload".




Tuesday, January 5, 2016

Photo taking on 15 January


Please be informed that you are to go to LO 1 for your individual Smartcard photo taking FIRST before going to the Foyer for their Class photo. The entire class should move together.

January 15, 2016
TimeClass
8.00 - 8.20amS101
8.20 - 8.40amS102
8.40 - 9.00amS103
9.00 - 9.20amS104
9.20 - 9.40amS105


With regard to your school uniform, please refer to the announcement for exchange of uniform on 12 January.  Details can be found here.


Monday, January 4, 2016

Temperature Taking Exercise & AUP Form

Reminders of the day: 

i. There will be a temperature taking exercise on Thursday, 7 January.
Details are as follows : Click Here  (Pls bring your thermometer)

ii. Submit your AUP forms by Thursday, 7 January. Click Here

iii. We are monitoring your participation for the pre-school engagement activities and subsequently your Reflection Journal Submissions.  Click Here (pls inform Mdm Arfah if you have updated your individual blog)

As earlier mentioned, you need all the skills which you will acquire from these activities; so pls try to complete most or, better still, all of them.

Clarification on Reflection Journal

Young Ladies & Gentlemen,

You will complete your reflection journal daily based on the guiding questions given.

I have provided three versions of the file .pdf , .ppt & .key 

This is to facilitate the completion of your journal.  We understand that some of you may not possess your learning devices yet; therefore, use whatever software or platform available to you (like PowerPoint or even Google Presentation).

Instructions for uploading/ submitting your journals will be given at a later post.

Remember, the reflection journal is a COMPULSORY component of your orientation programme which will culminate to the Badge Ceremony.

Teachers' email

You can find our emails from the school website:

Here is the link - http://www.sst.edu.sg/contact-us/email-acad/


Sunday, January 3, 2016

Invitation to Badge Night

Have you/ your parents signed up for Badge Night?

Kindly respond via http://bit.ly/1MUap5t by 6 Jan 2016.

Thank you.

1st Homework

For Orientation, you are required to download the "Reflection Journal" as there would be day to day reflections that needs to be completed.

You may refer to the Announcement Page or download via this link.

We'd greatly appreciate that your "Reflection Journal" is completed daily, with quality in mind, please.

Check your House Colours here

Young Ladies & Gentlemen,

You have been allocated the following House Colours.  Please purchase your Sports & Wellness (S&W) t-shirts based on the colour allocated to you.


S/N
NAME
HOUSE
1
ALYA RASYIQAH BINTE RUDY
YELLOW
2
CHLOE WONG
BLACK
3
KHRISHA MAYILSAMY
BLUE
4
KUAN ZHUO EN, RAE
GREEN
5
LOW YING SUI RAENA
RED
6
NANDANAA RAJU
YELLOW
7
ADIB HAIRIE B NOORAZMAN
YELLOW
8
CHIN ZHI KHANG
BLACK
9
DAVID SUN QI YAO
BLUE
10
GABRIEL YAP YONG KANG
GREEN
11
GOH CHENG YANG
RED
12
GOH CHIN RAY
YELLOW
13
GOH RAY WEHN
BLACK
14
JOSHUA LEE JING LOONG
BLUE
15
KAMAL SAWLANI GOVINDANI
GREEN
16
LIM HONG WEI
RED
17
MUHAMMAD FAQIH AKMAL
YELLOW
18
PREMKUMAR ROSHAN ALAGAR
BLACK
19
REINER GOH YEE HENG
BLUE
20
SIM HNG KANG
GREEN
21
SIVAKUMAR RISHIKARTHIK
RED
22
TAN CHUAN JIE
YELLOW
23
TAN JING ZHI, LUCAS
BLACK
24
YEO JIA HAO CALVIN
BLUE
25
YEW CHIN SIANG
RED