Storytelling and Communication | “The Creativity of a Girl’s affection for art”

“I encourage people to love art” a quote from Panha, a 13-year-old girl was sitting on the bright-comfortable-blue sofa, where she could expose her creativity by saying so. She was born in Kampong Thom province, Cambodia and was selected as a Liger Leadership Academy student because of her potential embedding with her side. Her hobby is precious and valuable to her, revealing her talents which she could never discover. Many people perceive art is a complicated subject, although Panha considers the opposite. 

In this whole year, she has been drawing lots of pieces, knowing there’s no constraint to waylay her from her hard-working work. She loves her art pieces and her expectation for people to do so. But what inspires her and why? 

The stage of letting the art comes through 

Don’t be afraid to love art, just because it’s a challenging skill requirement. Panha before was not interested in art either. One day, she was sitting in the car, seeing the beautiful aspects of shops and buildings. When the car passed by a glamor, she focused on it and now she knew it has been her inspiration. she captured the picture in her brain and felt it deep in her heart. It was a stunning wedding dress, displaying in front of the shop. She can feel the beauty of the dress was spreading inside the car. Therefore, she decided to ask herself this question, “What is it like to be a designer?” She determined to herself that she wanted to make something even more beautiful than that. 

A great experience of discovering other types of art

To own a meaningful answer, she started to welcome art to enter her life, slowly and slowly. Panha said, “ I do model design a lot, draw those stuff, so let draw other stuff too.” She exposed her smile and hugged the pillow on her lap, such a joyful view. Furthermore, art also helps her to define who she is, what she wants to be in the future, and what she likes. Therefore, she dedicates her time to her artwork. 

The emotion within the artwork

Art has the ability to alter her emotions from sadness to enjoyment. Thus, her passion for art will present there while sadness may be arriving at any time. Moreover, she said, “My mom wanted me to be a lawyer. No one have I tell that I love art. My mom told me my art is good.  I don’t know [the answer] when she asked me “what is your future dream job?” Panha turned her face to her left gesture, glancing at the transparent glass while peacefully release a small laughing voice. Despite the love and practices, she also can feel the failure a lot of time. As she mentioned, people have different tastes in every particular field. When she found out that her artwork is not quite matched with her goal, she would feel desperate. As such, she gives up on her artwork for a few days. However, because art is what she passionate about the most, it probably would appear into her mind back, to think of it. I asked her, “What is the most successful part of your artwork?” She said, “Art is her lesson of life, it is what she needs to improve on.” Her facial expression was filled with determination and fondness.  

“Art is not relaxing”, I never knew that 

I asked Panha this question, “Does art truly boost our feeling of relaxation?” and the answer was unpredicted. The answer I got from her was, “ Doing art is very stressful. When it’s good, it makes you happy. Not relax doing art.” Her face was looking straight at me, so she could awake the memory of herself while drawing. She then continued, “When it turns out good, feel proud. Coloring makes me feel relaxed, but drawing is not really.” Her eyes opened wide as she finished talking, like trying to get my attention toward her. 

For Panha, “Art is the core of her happiness and is what takes up space in her heart.”

Written by Cheatra Chheang

Interviewing with the art topic

Khmer Children Book Exploration | Thrive in Khmer Literature

NOTE: This post is the combination of the same exploration that I had in two rounds together. 

Khmer Children Literature was the exploration that I was in for the round one and round two. The ambition of the exploration is to motivate Cambodian children to love reading. We are also hoping to thrive in Cambodia’s literature. Many people perceive literature in divergent perspectives; for me, I perceive literature as my happiness and treasure because I will always enjoy it when doing things regarding this topic. 

Round one, the process of writing and illustrating 

To ensure the audiences, there are six books that we have been progressing on and each group is responsible for each book. The six books depict the theme of our school’s core values: Integrity, Determination, Ingenuity, Stewardship, Appreciation, and Optimism. My book’s theme is optimism. 

After knowing the theme already, we started to brainstorm the structure of our story. Brainstorming is a very productive strategy to start writing the story, for me I don’t jump straight to write, I always prepare for the upcoming by brainstorm. After brainstorming, we started to write our kid stories. Initially, we did not expect the children’s age of our book to be 10 or 11. Although, after the writing session, we have found out that the target audience’s age is from 10 to 15. I did not expect this and I was a little shocked. Despite the audience’s age, we were still working with passion and determination together. For the illustrations, we only did a little in round one because we were focusing so much on our writing in both English and Khmer.   

Sharation round one of the year, 

On the Sharation day of our school that we have every once in seven weeks. It is the day when many guests enter our campus to get to know what we have studied in the seven weeks’explorations. 

This was the first sharation of the 2019 year; my exploration, we didn’t have the books published yet so we showed the writing and some illustrations pictures. Moreover, we also had characters game for them to entertain themselves. We heard many compliments and encouragement. I wanted to give them a big thanks for visiting our school’s sharation. It was a very phenomenal day with many voices spreading out over our school’s atmosphere.

Round 2, the process of publishing 

Round one finished and round two began; where we were focusing on publishing the book. We also worked with a senior, Rithy, he has taken the exploration as his impact project relating to Khmer Literature. Therefore, we tried to finish our book by this round so we can publish it. 

Within the full round, my optimism group just did all the art by painting with gouache. Likewise, we edited some of the Khmer writing in preparation for the Bamboojaya’s trip. 

Bamboojaya trip

The trips was so awesome and productive. Bamboojaya is a children school that provided child-led project-based education. We went there to read our Khmer stories to those kids. The teacher there told us that she could not really find some Khmer children’s books that suit her kids’learning level because some contain difficult vocabularies which turn out hard for the children to read. Therefore, we hope to strive for succession in the future with these completed six books. 

Kampot Reader and Writer Festival 

We had so much fun during the trip to Kampot for the Kampot Reader and Writer Festival. Despite the event is a huge difference from what we have expected, we still managed to read our books to the kindergarten students and met some new writers also. It was a successful trip because I feel the reading activity to those young students genuinely made us all feel happy for the moment and we have enjoyed our new experience in Kampot. 

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At last but not least, I hope we can distribute the six children’s books around Cambodia because remember “READING” is always essential for your life. After reading this, go and read your book.

 

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Mathematics [Slope-intercept Form]| How I gain my Confidence

 “You should be effortful into the difficult exercise and make mistakes rather than sitting there without doing anything” Jeff always says this phrase to us. 

The first year of school and the first round of the class, here the first time for studying with Jeff. We were focusing mainly on the topic of slope-intercept, which initially I had no idea what it is at all. Although, with a multitude of practices inside and outside the class, I was able to understand the materials. At first, I was a student who had no confidence at all and I also was desperate with myself. 

The most grateful moment in class, Jeff always settled me down whenever I became overwhelming. With Jeff’s precious words, I’m sure everybody in the class would be energetic for the whole day. I could gain my confidence in the math class, even the answer I said was not right, but I have learned from my mistakes. As a result, I understood, need to learn and learn and learn. Only this could help me to develop my math comprehension and to be confident in answering questions. 

Slope-intercept form, I had never heard of this math term until Jeff introduced it to us. As we always know, math requires thinking to have a solution for the prompt. I am a slow-speed student in the class, and I need a bunch of times to come up with a solution. Occasionally, I just feel so stressed and I can’t tolerate the problem that I am facing. However, studying with Jeff is not only covering only with the math world but he expands the class to the lesson of “life”, too. I was really impressed with the fun learning class in the last hour here. 

Hopefully, we will continue our journey of this math class to a harder level at each pace we step. 

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How to be happy when you get a fever

“How to be happy when you get a fever”

by Cheatra Chheng

Happiness is defined as a state of pleasure and contentment. Furthermore, happiness comes from the feeling that is influenced by the environment. Also, being happy is not only about the smile we cannot be absolutely sure if this person is happy or not based on one clue:  their facial expression. Therefore, everyday conditions including health, hobbies and many more, may consider how do we feel toward them.

Health is one of the factors that create a happy feeling for all of us. Unfortunately, not everyone lives with good health which can lead them to be unhappy. That is okay because life is not constantly about happiness but there’s also some sad stories that you will need to face. In addition, fever is one of the illnesses which causes you to be unhappy. However, there are two common phrases that you might find encouraging:  “problems always have solutions” and “you cannot change the situation but you can change your reaction”. Despite the fact that you have a fever, it doesn’t mean you cannot enjoy the time it takes you to recover. We know that the situation doesn’t appear to be good but importantly you can change your reaction. Moreover, there are some steps that you may like to try while you are sick. 

Step 1: Take a relaxing warm shower 

Feeling relaxed is all that we want for the summer break, going to the beach for an example. Getting a fever can make you feel unrelaxed. Wikihow is an online community that wrote about how-to guides for online people to explore and read, has mentioned that “baths wash away dirt and grime, and they also help you feel better when you’re sick.” According to my own experience, when I had a fever, everything that is negative came to my mind which made me hard to rest and worried. However, taking the warm shower will help you to let your mind sits, relax and can lower the temperature inside our body. Importantly, when you are taking a warm shower, you should be thinking about the positive things that you ever had in your life. For instance, you could think of any good memories that you had and enjoy with the shower. 

Step 2: Rest

If you are a student, you will perhaps have some assignments that your teacher gave you. If you are an employee you would need to think about your work. Fever brings you tiredness so you will be exhausted for the whole day. If you are exhausted, you need to rest because you won’t enjoy doing your work. In this situation, you can lay down and give yourself a mental and physical rest. You do not need to worry about anything that could distract you including homework as well. Centennial Medical Group (CMG)  is a group practice of caring and helping the community to be better at knowing how to do self-help when having an illness quotes “ Medicine and fluids can help make you feel better when you do get sick, but what your body really needs is bed rest. “ Even if you don’t feel exhausted at all, but probably you will recover soon after the rest.

Step 3: Spend some time in nature

During the time you are having a fever, you do not really want your body to do any physical actions. However, it is a good idea for you to get outdoors and relax in nature that is around us. Very well mind, trusted online resources that improve the mental health condition of the  right guidance provides, states that “Green is thought to relieve stress and help heal” and “Green is often used in decorating for its calming effect.” As such, in nature, we can sit down, relax or reading books. Importantly, the air that we get inside our house is different from the fresh air that nature gives so we could recover faster and also release stress.

All in one, fever is also not a bad thing for us, though it kills all the bacteria inside our body. When you have a fever once, be happy and you can follow these steps. One last quote from Julia Roberts wrote “ A fever is an expression of inner rage. “ Therefore, we can consider fever as a good thing to happen for us and we are lucky to have a fever. 

Negative Numbers, (-1 and -2)

     Negative numbers are the essential part that we use in everyday life, without realizing. Within this round, we learned about the negative numbers that some of us have known before but this lesson could remind us, too. I have learned it in the past, but I forgot some of the basic things in the negative numbers. Negative integers are used to represent things as temperature, money purpose, and etc. 

Integer Number Line
Photo source: online math learning

Want to know more about negative integers, Click here: https://www.onlinemathlearning.com/integer-number-line.html

 

Comfort with Uncertainty

Photo by: Chanda Cheng

These outdoor trips help me to learn and grow myself. 

    As apart of Outdoor Leadership exploration, I got to learn the main question is” How to lead ourself when we are in outdoor?” This question got solve when diving deeper into the exploration. The topic that related to the main question I asked myself is the survival skill. We learned about how we could rescue a victim when the victim is in an emergency. If we are not sure what happened to the victim yet and using traditional medicine or don’t know what to do in that situation, we could kill the victim immediately. As such, I got to learn the steps to rescue a patient in an emergency situation,

1- Scene Safety

2- Primary Assessment

3- Secondary Assessment 

4- Rescue Plan

I learned about all of those steps in class and we practiced the lessons on the campus also. This could be a helpful reference because it appears that I want to be a doctor. Furthermore, we had two trips in this exploration which we went to Kirirum and Mondulkiri. I love the two trips so much because I have experienced many brand new things that I haven’t tried out before, and the trips have made my thoughts open to hundreds of stories which I interest in. 

Photo by: Chanda Cheng
Photo by: Chanda Cheng

In Kirirum, I really love the weather there, it was drizzled and a little cold. The cold breeze that blew to me every time has strengthed up my power to continued walking to my destination. I remembered once when I was sitting down and I was so exhausted and suddenly the wind just blew across me. I closed my eyes and just got the touch of the wind to my skin. I also love the landscape there, the trail in the middle and the sides are the trees stood straight in lines with small green grass on the ground. This scenery really caught my attention and boost my relaxation and calmness level. My third highlight is when I got to sit and watch the sunrise. It was the greatest moment ever to watch the sunrise with my friends and my facilitators. While I was watching the sunrise, the hornbill flew nearby on the trees under the cliff. I got a binocular and I zoomed in to see the hornbill clearly. Luckily, I could see the hornbill, it was lovely to use the binocular following every movement of the hornbill. In Mondulkiri, I got so interested in the waterfall. The water was quite cold and it can refresh many negative thoughts out of my mind and inscribe with the beautiful piece of art in my brain. I didn’t want to move out of the enchanting waterfall that I faced. The waterfall melody can awaken thousands of surprise to me. It’s a hard way of trekking but in the end, it paid off with the delightful waterfall. Another highlight is what I have never tried before and it now becomes one of my favorite food which is Phnuong soup, I got to taste the soup and the soup was very delicious. I wish to myself I could taste the food several more times and cook it.

Even though the trips sounded really fun, there were still some obstacles that I met. One of my difficulties in Mondulkiri was the leeches. I was the first one who got bitten by a leech. At the first time seeing it, I was not quite scared of them but when the whole group started to panic because there were more of them, I started to feel anxious even more. At this point, my mind started to think of some types of wild creatures that I afraid of such as geckos. I tried to calm myself in the situation while I was really uncomfortable. That didn’t really work. However, the relaxation worked until we came to the waterfall. The touch and the harmony of the waterfall – the coldest water ever – aided me to increase my calmness and relaxation. Therefore, the solution got solved and I was very impressed with myself that I could be relaxed and calmed down. This was a big challenge for me but I overcome it – I had to use my bare hands to pick it out of my legs. Thanks to the waterfall for letting other people relax by the music you have created.  

Moreover, leadership roles are essential for me because I need to use those in this exploration since we were in a group of different personalities. Once, I have shown my leadership role which is a designated leader. At that time, I saw everybody was quite busy with all of their works. I thought that it was really busy for themselves to wash their own lunch boxes. As such, I’ve decided to speak up ” Ok! Let’s wash all of the lunch boxes for our team,” In fact, I have never been a designated leader before but that situation appeared to me that I could use the designated leader as my leadership roles. I considered being a designated leader does not need to be a tough or strong person. I could start being a designated leader from this experience. 

Being part of the group in Outdoor Leadership exploration was a new experience for me. It allowed me to give love and to see the beauty of nature that I have never focused before. The way that it designed itself to be. Challenges were being accepted by me so a solution must be accepted too. Comfort with Uncertainty is now what I understand and I learned. This journey was the best moment in my life that I could find my true happiness. (One more photo to go through for the end)

Photo by: Chanda Cheng

 

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Color-Coded Lyrics

Creating a new product was never easy but instead, we should take a deep breath and working hard to approach success. 

Round five of Multimedia/Technology class, I worked on a project using Adobe Photoshop and Adobe Premiere Pro. Cindy, our teacher gave us the time for us to review the lessons that we learned in the whole year and we were allowed to work on our own project using some of the tools we have learned.

I chose my own project which is to create a color-coded lyrics video – a type of lyrics video that is used for a group of singers – with the color filter for the person who is singing and the rest of the team will be in a blackout filter. Before this project, Getting to watch other songs that have the color -coded lyrics had been a very wonderful feeling to me. To me, I definitely wanted to create the video before but thought that it will be a big challenge and that I would need to spend a lot of time on the video. Therefore, I changed my mind and I didn’t make it succeed. However, when there is a chance for me to create a product as the result of the round for Multimedia class, I decided to make a color-coded lyrics video. I took a deep breath and was ready for the beginning of my journey and the steps that I have to face before meeting success. The work reference is a video on Youtube that I watched called How to create color-coded lyrics. The video was extremely useful but there were some obstacles that I still needed to face. One of the problems was I couldn’t find the tools in Photoshop because I was using a different workspace from the video so I asked my friend and he helped me to find the solution. Also, the video only showed how to make the cover of the video but not putting the lyrics and changing the filter. Therefore, I needed to find a way for myself to have a product at the end. While I was putting the lyrics end, there was one more issue – I couldn’t find the fonts that worked for Korean fonts so I looked for help on the internet. I tried to follow the steps that the internet showed me but it didn’t work smoothly. As such, I made the decision to ask my friend again. However, he also did what I just did from the internet and it didn’t work again. Frustration started running in my brain and increased the feeling of disappointment. I didn’t give up though, I tried looking for the Korean font in the font tool. Fortunately, I saw a font with Korean words so I clicked and it worked the way I wanted. Fascination started taking control of the frustration in my feeling and helped to save the loss of happiness back. I was quite enthusiastic and started to work and work on the project until I would finish and the outcome is what I expected it to be.  

I enjoyed working on the project so much; I really love the work that I have done. To me, it is such a great accomplishment. This was a new experience for me. “Watching others have it is very interesting but never look down on yourself that you can’t do it.”: a quote from me. I wish I could have my own time, spending time to create the video again and I would always accept the chances that I have.  Here is the product below this article:

 

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« បាទអរគុណណាស់លោកគ្រូសម្រាប់សៀវភៅនេះ ហើយជឿជាក់លើខ្ញុំ! អញ្ចឹងរាងល្ងាចដែរហើយ ខ្ញុំសុំលាលោកគ្រូ ទៅផ្ទះខ្ញុំសិនហើយ ព្រោះខ្ញុំត្រូវដាំបាយឲ្យពុកម៉ែខ្ញុំ ។ »​ បូរិទ្ធក៏លាលោកគ្រូ ។

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បូរិទ្ធ គឺជាក្មេងដែលមិនសូវយកចិត្តទុកដាក់ នឹងការរៀនភាសាបារាំងទេ ខុសពីនេះគឺគេបានរៀនភាសាខ្មែរ ដែលគេមិនចង់ឲ្យបាត់បង់នាថ្ងៃអនាគត។ ដូច្នេះហើយរាល់យប់…………………….

« ខ្ញុំ កំពុងអង្គុយលើកៅអី និងយំយ៉ាងខ្លាំង ហេតុអ្វីបានជាមិត្តភក្ដិរបស់ខ្ញុំស្អប់ខ្ញុំុំ? »​ សំឡេង​អានសៀវភៅរបស់ បូរិទ្ធអានឡើង។

បូរិទ្ធ អានសៀវភៅរាល់យប់ យ៉ាងហោចណាស់ក៏អស់ពាក់កណ្ដាលក្បាលមួយយប់ដែរ។ ទោះបីក្ដី ដឹងខ្លួនឯងថា បើទាហានបារាំងឃើញនោះ ច្បាស់ជាក្ស័យមិនខាន តែភាពតស៊ូព្យាយាមរបស់គេនៅតែជំហរមុខជានិច្ច។ ព្រឹកឡើង គេត្រូវធ្វើការងារដូចជាដាំបបរ និងរែកទឹកសម្រាប់គ្រួសារគេ។ ចំណែក ឯនៅ សាលាវិញ ……………….

« នេះជាមេរៀនសម្រាប់ថ្ងៃនេះ! » លោកគ្រូបារាំងប្រាប់សិស្ស ។

បូរិទ្ធកំពុងកត់មេរៀន តែក្នុងចិត្តបូរិទ្ធគឺមិនចង់រៀនបារាំងនោះទេ ។ មកដល់ផ្ទះវិញ បូរិទ្ធខំរៀភាសាខ្មែរនៅ ក្នុងផ្ទះ ព្រោះខ្លាចពួកបារាំងឃើញនឹងដាក់ទណ្ឌកម្មជាក់ជាមិនខាន ។ មួយសន្ទុះក្រោយមក សម្លេងម្យ៉ាងក៏បន្លឺឡើងនៅ ជិតផ្ទះបូរិទ្ធ។ គ្រាន់តែលឺភ្លាម បូរិទ្ធក៏យកសៀវភៅដែលគេកំពុងរៀនលាក់ទុកក្រោយខ្នើយ។​

« មកទាពន្ធ » បុរសម្នាក់ស្រែកឡើងទ្រហឹងពេញភូមិ ។ ប្រជាជន ក៏​ដើរមកហើយប្រគល់ពន្ធឲ្យបារាំងទាំង មិនសប្បាយចិត្ត ។ ភ្លាមនោះ បូរិទ្ធហាក់មានគំនិតដ៏អស្ចារ្យម្យ៉ាង ។ គេបានចាំសម្ដីដែលលោកគ្រូគេបាននិយាយ « លោកគ្រូជឿជាក់លើឯងហើយ ព្រោះឯងនឹងបង្រៀនភាសាខ្មែរយើងទៅកូនចៅជំនាន់ក្រោយ ។ » បូរិទ្ធបានរៀបចំសៀវភៅ ៤ក្បាលដែលគេមើលទៅល្អសម្រាប់បង្រៀនកូនអ្នកនៅភូមិមួយនេះ ។ បន្ទាប់មក គាត់ចាំបារាំងទៅវិញ ហើយគាត់ក៏លបចេញពីផ្ទះ យកសៀវភៅទាំងប៉ុន្មានក្បាលនោះទៅជាមួយផង ។ គាត់បានប្រកូកហៅរាល់សិស្សពេញភូមិរបស់គាត់ខ្ទង់  ប្រហែល ២០ទៅ៣០នាក់ ។ គាត់ ក៏ចាប់ផ្ដើមបង្រៀន តាមចំណេះដឹងរបស់គាត់ទៅលើសៀវភៅទាំងនោះ នៅក្រោមដើមពោធិ៍ធំមួយ ។

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«​ ចាប ឆាប ជាប » ពួកគេអានតាម ។ បន្ទាប់មក ក្មេងៗក៏កត់មេរៀនចូលសៀវភៅដែលបូរិទ្ធបានបង្រៀន សម្រាប់ថ្ងៃនេះ ហើយមេរៀនក៏បានបញ្ចប់ត្រឹមហ្នឹងទៅ ។

    បូរិទ្ធបានធ្វើដូចនេះជាច្រើនលើកច្រើនសារ តែមានថ្ងៃ មួយដែលគួរអោយអភ័ព្វ

ពួកបាបារាំងក៏បានដើរកាត់ជួនជាពេលដែល បូរិទ្ធកំពុងបង្រៀនក្មេងៗ។ ឃើញដូច្នេះ ពួកក្រុមបារាំង ក៏ចាប់បូរិទ្ធភ្លាមៗ ឯក្មេងៗឃើញដូច្នោះក៏រៀបនឹងជួយបូរិទ្ធដែរ តែបារាំងម្នាក់នោះរៀបនឹងចាប់ពួកគេ  បែបនេះ​ហើយ ពួកគេក៏នាំគ្នារត់បាត់អស់ទៅ ។​ « ចាប់វាទៅ » បារាំងត្រងោលសក់ម្នាក់ស្រែក ។ ពួកបារាំង

ទាំងប៉ុន្មាននាក់នោះ ក៏ចាប់បូរិទ្ធទៅកន្លែងដែលពួកគេគ្រងទុកនឹងសម្លាប់បូរិទ្ធ ដែលមានសុទ្ធតែមីនបន្សល់ ពីសម័យលង្វែក។ បូរិទ្ធ ដឹងច្បាស់ណាស់ថាខ្លួនប្រាកដជានឹងមិនរស់ទៀត ទេតែគេដឹងច្បាស់ថាគេបាន លើកស្ទួយអក្សរសាស្រ្តខ្មែរ ដែលបារាំងកំពុងលុបបំបាត់ពីប្រទេសកម្ពុជា ។ បន្ថែមទៀត គាត់កំពុងគិតថា «តើអនាគតប្រទេសកម្ពុជានឹងទៅជាយ៉ាងណា តើក្លាយទៅជាកម្មសិទ្ធិបារាំង យួន ឬក៏សៀម?» ។ គិតហើយ  គាត់ ក៏ស្រក់ទឹកនេត្រា តែមិនបានឲ្យពួកបារាំងដឹងឡើយ ។ « ដើរទៅមុខទៅ! នៅចាំស្អីទៀតហីិុ? »

បារាំងម្នាក់ស្រែកគំហកថែមទាំងលួចសើចក្រោយខ្នងបូរិទ្ធផង ដោយសារពេលនេះ បូរិទ្ធិកំពុងរៀបនឹងឆ្ពោះទៅកាន់សេចក្ដីស្លាប់ហើយ ។ រៀបនឹងដើរទៅមុខហើយ តែក្មេងៗមួយក្រុម ដែលគាត់បានបង្រៀននោះ ក៏គប់ដុំថ្មយ៉ាងធំៗសំដៅទៅទាហានបារាំងទាំងប៉ុន្មាននោះធ្វើអោយពួកគេ

ហូរឈាមយ៉ាងវេទនា ក៏ដេកសន្លប់ទៅ ។ ឃើញដូចនេះ បូរិទ្ធក៏មើលមកក្មេងៗដែលពិតជាក្លាហានអស្ចារ្យមែន ។

« អក្សរសិល្ប៌ គឺជាអ្វីដែលធ្វើឲ្យប្រទេសកម្ពុជាជាប្រទេសដ៏ប្រសើរ ពួកយើងត្រូវថែរក្សាវប្បធម៌ ប្រពៃណី និងអក្សរសាស្រ្តខ្មែរ ក្នុងនាមជាកូនខ្មែរ ។  » ក្មេងៗស្រែកព្រមៗគ្នា ដែលជាពាក្យនៅក្នុងសៀវភៅដែលបូរិទ្ធបាន បង្រៀន ហើយក៏ញញឹមដាក់បូរិទ្ធ ។ បូរិទ្ធ ស្ទុះឲ្យបពួកគេទាំងយំរលីងរលោង ។ ពួកគេ ក៏ឲ្យបគ្នាដូចជាព្រួញធំ ដែលបាញ់ធ្លុះបញ្ហានាៗ និងការពារទឹកដីប្រទេសកម្ពុជា។

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Acids and Bases

What are Acids and Bases? How do they act in daily life?

Acids and bases are our main courses during this journey of the class. We have read the article in CK12 to understand more about them. They look definitely similar but somehow they are different. Then, what are they?

Acid

Therefore, what is an acid, so acid is an ionic compound that creates positive hydrogen (H+) when dissolved in water. Sour taste is the property of acid, which all sour tastes are acid such as lemon, orange and more (warning: Never taste an unknown substance ). Moreover, the acid also conducts electricity because it consists of charged particles in the solution. Acid is also important in the world because some products contain acid. For example, sulfuric acid is used to manufacture many products such are paper, paint, and detergent. There is also a way to detect acid, which we use an indicator. An indicator will change the color when acids come to contact with. An example of the indicator is a compound named red cabbage. Red cabbage is a liquid chemical that will changes the color depends on how much acid contain in some products including vinegar, sodium bicarbonate, bleach and more. You can also try to test the acid in your drinks too like coca cola, or sprite. While pouring the red cabbage indicator in another liquid, combine together will change the color. Then you can use the pH scale to notice whether how high or low is the acid in that liquid.

Base

A base is an ionic compound that produces negative hydrogen (OH-)  when dissolved in water. Also base shares its own certain property as well, including bitter taste. All bases have bitter taste including soap, coffee and more. In addition, the base feels slippery, you can imagine how slippery soap is. Therefore, soap is also including in base. Like acids, bases also conduct electricity because they consist of charged particles in the solution. Bases incorporate in certain products including soap, bleach, and so on. We can use red cabbage indicator to detect both acids and bases.

From soapqueen

This picture shows the level of pH Scale. Under the pH of 7 are acids and above the pH of 7 are bases.