CREST Achiever - Vaishnavi Harish Iyer

What's one or two achievements that you are proud of?
I was very proud of my medal that I got from CREST and the certificate that I received from my school for my school activities.
What is your biggest fear and how do you overcome it?
My greatest fear is height. I will overcome my fear by trying to go to higher altitude places.
Who is your ideal and why?
My ideal is Gandhi ji because he was very truthful and determined.
Which public figure (sportsperson, actor, etc.) inspires you the most?
Singers inspire me a lot because I love Indian classical music. The singers who inspire me the most are Jagjit Singh ji's bhajans, Kaushiki ji's classical music.
Who or what keeps you motivated?
My mother and my father keep me motivated as they make me participate in many exams and also help me on my difficult situations.
Have you thought of your career line? What do you want to become and why?
I would want to become a teacher as I love teaching.
If there is one gift you would like to have, what would that be?
I would want to have a library as I love to read.
Your favourite memory that you would like to share?
My favorite memory is when my sister was born.
What's one thing about you that your friends don't know?
My friends don't know that I love reading a lot. They think I don't read books and don't like books.
What is your secret of making friends?
My secret of making friends is to be kind to them.
What are your hobbies? How do you keep a balance between your hobbies and studies?
My hobbies are to draw and read. I keep a balance by making a schedule which involves my studies as well as my hobbies.
Which is your favourite sport? When did you start practicing and why?
My favorite sport is Tennis. I started practicing this sport when I was 7 years. I started playing Tennis because that was the only sport class that was near our house.
What do you love to do the most in your free time?
I love to read books and draw in my free time.
What are your study tips for getting better grades in school examinations?
My study tip is to study daily.
How do you prepare for Olympiads?
I prepare for Olympiads referring to many different types of books.
How has appearing for Olympiad exams helped your studies?
It helps me a lot as it gives me lots of knowledge and confidence.
Do you have any advice or tips for students who are interested in appearing for Olympiads?
Yes, my tip is to study with full concentration and focus.
Name : Vaishnavi Harish Iyer
School : Bangkok International Prep. And Sec. School
Class : 4

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