Introduction : In this CAS experience, I learned a new type of skill which was of cooking. During the lockdown i learnt how to cook different types of dishes. Cooking being a skill that should be must for everyone, i learnt it.
LO’s Catered : 1,2,4
LO 1 : Identify your own strengths and develop areas for personal growth.
As this was a new type of skill which I was learning, I identified my strengths and areas which required improvement. Cooking being a task which requires skill, it was hard for me to cooking hard dishes in the beginning but slowly starting from the beginning it got easier for me to cook new dishes.
LO 2 : Demonstrate that challenges have been undertaken, developing new skills in the process.
This was a new thing which I was learning, so there were challenges for me in the beginning as I had minimal idea of how to cook a dish. But as I started learning in the process I got to know how to do several things while cooking. And in the process i learnt new skills which were of cooking and also time management.
LO 4 : Show commitment to and perseverance in CAS experiences.
It being a new experience, In the starting when i learnt cooking, i burnt some food which i was cooking because of high heat. But as i had the commitment to learn this new type of skill, so i went ahead and tried another time where i was successful in what i was trying to do. So with the help of commitment and perseverance i was able to learn this new skill in my free time.