Three students joined "SDGs×high school Youth meeting" online. The organizer was Ehime University Senior High School. It was held on Friday, 25th December. In the first part, they learned about "Efforts of JICA's contribution to SDGs proprtopm: learnt from West Balkan countries." The lecture was made by Kobayashi Hideyo, who is the director of JICA Shikoku.
Students discussed which one of the SDGs goals the activities introduced in the lecture are aiming at respectively. In the second part, they had a presentation with confidence about "the research of emergency rations for peopel who need care in case of a disaster."
SSH Science experience training(Eastern Japan devision) was held online on Friday, December 25th. It was an online visit to NIMS this year. They explained about "Kiankou", which was synthesized in our school．They also told about the institutions where they are studying super heat-resistant alloy or super conduction substance. During the talk, we held a web meeting and at the same time made an experiment with super conduction substance at our school.
We conducted the online training on Tuesday, December 22nd. Five professors from Kyoto University and its related institutions introduced their laboratories and other facilities to us. In addition, those professors and our students had a discussion about the theme "The scenery I want to pass on to the younger generation." It was a meaningful online training experience that helped the students think about how to highten the awareness and spread the activities to build a sustainable society.
The team of "magneshium air battery" of the chemistry club ook part in the online award ceremony and presentation of the prizes of "science shoot" on 19th December. They were selected for the prize winner.
Multi Science --"Deer Group"
For DNA barcording, they conducted the refinement of plusmid DNA on Tuesday, December 22nd. They analyze the contents in the deer's stomach. DNA barcording is technology which identify the biological species by using DNA barcord. What the wild deer ate can be determined by the sequence of the purified DNA.
Students in the English research study group took part in the English class in Tanbara elementary school. They had a Christmas quiz and a pronunciation quiz with the sixth graders on Monday, December 21st. The kids enjoyed using English very much and it was a valuable experience for the high school students in the English group.