ECA - Honsbridge International School - Exceeding Expectations

Extra-Curricular Activities

Participating in extracurricular activities provides students with opportunities to develop various skills, such as teamwork, leadership, and time management. It also allows them to explore their interests and passions outside of the academic setting. These experiences contribute to holistic development and can positively impact their future endeavors. Sportsmanship and attitude is a very important part of the equation. 

Offering a diverse range, from sports like dodgeball and basketball to creative pursuits like art and music, provides students with opportunities to discover and enhance their talents. It not only promotes physical fitness but also fosters creativity and teamwork. Such a well-rounded approach contributes significantly to their overall development and agility strengths.

Contact us to know more about your favourite ECA society now! Interested in other sports? Talk to us! We are always looking to add more to the roster.

Taekwondo

 

A Korean form of martial arts characterised by punching and kicking techniques, with emphasis on head-height kicks, spinning jump kicks, and fast kicking techniques. Learning martial arts helps to develop discipline, self-control and confidence.

Badminton

 

Played using racquets and shuttlecocks in either singles or doubles form. Players require aerobic stamina, agility, strength, speed, and precision in technique. Malaysia’s many successful badminton players on the world stage continue to inspire our students. 

Futsal

 

A fast-paced game similar to football that is played on an indoor pitch in two teams of five players each. The smaller pitch size compared to football keeps the game fast-moving and keeps player reactions sharp and focused. Popular with both young and old; the game emphasises control, improvisation, creativity and technique. 

Basketball

 

A relatively modern sport where two teams of five players each compete with the primary objective of shooting the ball through the opposing team’s hoop. As with any team sport; coordination, teamwork and communication are key to a successful game.

Chess

 

Strategic board game for two players with precise rules of movement for each piece on the Chess board. The objective is to put the opponent’s king under a direct attack from which escape is impossible(checkmate). Learning to play chess has been said to help boost memory, develop focus and planning skills.

Art

 

For students who like to work with their hands and are interested in creative pursuits, Art would be a good fit. Here they will explore many different art techniques interspersed with bits of history and culture behind different art styles as they create their own masterpieces

Dance

 

The intersection of art and sport is where Dance lives. Combining creative expression with physicality it has many benefits including but not limited to boosting confidence, fitness, memory and how they present themselves. Dance also is a good method of stress-relief and is just plain fun!

Adventure Club

 

In the Adventure Club you will be participating in many outdoor activities and adventures such as Jungle Trekking and Camping. You will also learn Camp Craft such as how to start a fire with what you can find in nature as well as Camp Cooking over the fire you have started. 

Digital Art Club

 

Digital art can be very versatile and allows the artist the flexibility of creating multiple variations on the same artwork. This allows the artist to play around with their ideas and the execution of it without having to get extra art supplies.

Music Club

 

The club is focused on music appreciation and singing either solo or in groups. If you have any musical instruments, do feel free to bring them to club meetings to jam. Other things that you may learn include the basics of musical theory such as how to read sheet music and other related musical skills.

Debate Club

 

Participating in Competitive School Debates teaches many valuable skills and has a lot of benefits for students both socially and academically. Problem Solving and Critical Thinking are keys to a successful debate that will serve any student well after they have completed their education and have entered the working world and beyond.

 

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