1. Description of Our Community
The Kluang District is a district in Johor, Malaysia. Kluang district is one of two landlocked districts in Johor, the other being Segamat. Kluang was founded in 1915 as the administrative capital of Johor by the British. It is located in the centre of the state and is within 90 minutes of all major urban areas of Johor. Kluang, combined with Batu Pahat, encompasses central Johor with a market catchment of over 700,000. Over the 20th century, Kluang's economy transitioned from rubber to palm oil
2. Summary of Our Project
This project is describing about Mount Lambak.The project focusing on creating awarness and bring lost of charm of Gunung Lambak among the community. We believe by creating website, than promote the variety and uniqueness of local attraction at Mount Lambak Recretional Forest.
3. Our Computer and Internet Access
A. Percentage of students using the Internet at home:less than 20
B. Number of workstations with Internet access in the classroom:1
C. Connection speed used in the classroom:dial-up modem
D. Number of years our classroom has been connected to the Internet:1
E. Additional comments concerning your computer and/or Internet access (Optional):
4. Problems We Had To Overcome
Difficult time : Our grou members face difficult in finishing the roject. It is because we got to know about the project very late. So, we had to arrange our procedures reasonable to complete the project before the due date. Besides school programme in class teaching, teacher Hemanathan Harikrishnan also spent time to guide us to complete the project.
Technical difficulties : It is the first exerrience for us to create a website. Before this, we only got exosed to create blogs and facebook. Its such a new exeperience for us technical wise to create website. In addition, limited numbers of computers at school also delayed our project. We have to thank our teacher, Mr Hemanathan Harikrishnan who had often borrowed his laptop to complete our project.
Language : Information that we had collected regarding our project was in Tamil language. We had to translate Tamil language to English with the guidance of our English teachers without changing the actual meaning.
5. Our Project Sound Bite
Cyber fair organisations give such a wonderful opportunity to students & the school to collaborate with an International School based on project wise. The project also improved students research based skills, with the team participating at the global level.
6. How did your activities and research for this CyberFair Project support standards, required coursework and curriculum standards?
Certain subjects in our school curriculum are related to nature. The topics give emphasize on the need to preserve the uniqueness of the nature. Gunung lambak is preserve forest by Malaysian government. The main purpose of the research to promote Gunung Lambak.