| Syafiq Affendy |
CHUNG Ching Middle School (CCMS) emerged champions of the 1st National Inter-School Science Powerpoint Presentation Competition 2014 yesterday, topping 11 other schools at Sultan Sharif Ali Secondary School yesterday.
Deputy Permanent Secretary at the Ministry of Communications, Mohd Riza bin Dato Paduka Haji Mohd Yunos, handed over the prizes.
The competition required each team to base their research on the theme ‘Cybercrime: Its Impact on Our Society’.
The team shared their findings through the presentations. They were judged on the content, ICT skills and strategy, as well as presentation.
Paduka Seri Begawan Sultan Science College (MSPSBS) finished as the first runner-up competition, while second runner-up was Ma’had Islam Brunei.
Through the competition, students gained new knowledge and experiences vital in sharpening their communication skills through discussions and teamwork, while using ICT to get information for their research.
The competition is aligned to meet the National Education System for the 21st Century (SPN 21) aspiration and Brunei Vision 2035 as well as to instil the skills of public speaking in the students.
The competition was sponsored by Petrokon Utama Sdn Bhd.