November 25, 2000 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyOn this Day, I was born. Today I was able to use (unconsciously and unknowingly) a pacifier, crib and towel
Pacifier - used to stop me from crying
Crib - baby bed
towel - my "choice of clothing"
November 25, 2000 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyOn this day, I was born. At the time, I was using some new technological advances for babies like Diapers, Feeding Bottles, and Handkerchiefs
Diaper - My Underwear
Feeding Bottle - My container for milk
Handkerchief - Got dirt? use it to remove it!
2001 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyDuring this year, I was still using baby-related objects like baby bath-tubs, rattlers, and baby toys
baby bath-tubs - for bathing
rattler - to make noise
baby toys - temporary attention seeker
2001 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyDuring this time, I was learning how to walk and was carried everywhere. Hence, I was using Carriers, Strollers, and Walkers
Carrier - Like a basket, but for carrying babies
Strollers - I used it as a car powered by parents
Walkers - Learning to walk 101
2002 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyThis year, I was now growing to be like and act like a child. Toys. Toys Everywhere. Examples include Toy Figurines, Stuffed Toys, Life Jackets
Toy Figurine - humanoid toys that look like known people or cartoons
Stuffed Toy - Toys that I considered to be my greatest friend (Until the present)
Life Jacket - No. Not the Life jacket in boats. "Salbabida" or the ring bouys that kids wear since they don't know how to swim
2002 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyIn reference to the other topic about 2002, I was growing up and had "certain needs". Examples are night lights, kiddie pools, and battery-operated kid cars!
Night Light - Your one and only hope when you are afraid of the dark
Kiddie pool - Too far from the sea? bring the water to you! Literally!
battery-operated kid cars - Driving in style....Kid-style
2003 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyHere, I was living the last days of my early stages of childhood and was about to enter a new age for my life. The things I used included Bikes, Bags and Hats
Bikes - Motorcycles for kids; getting around was easy with this bad boy
Bag - Everyone had one; used for carrying other things to cumbersome for hands
Hat - used as protection from the sun or used as fashion....or both
2003 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyFor a kid, I was pretty up to date at the time. Really, I was living the high life with Television, VCD players, and of course, VCDs
Television - One of the most common mass media devices in the world; used to watch the news, programs, and cartoons
VCD player - Used to play cheerful songs for kids, and retro songs for parents; Had a lot of memories singing along with this device
VCD - You can't use a VCD Player without a VCD itself! Try using a phone without batteries
2004 - Preindustrial/Industrial Technology4 Years old. The age where kids finally go to school starting in the nursery level. What would someone expect of me using here? Pencils, Paper, and Books
Pencils - used to write, draw, and for kids, to bite!
Paper - used with pencils to create Homework. And maybe even drawings
Books - One of the first storage materials in the world to store knowledge as mass media
2004 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyHere are some of the newest thing s made just recently to help me in my studies. Erasers, Raincoats, and Rulers
Erasers - Used to erase mistakes in answers or drawings
Raincoats - Much much more relevant compared to a teeny tiny umbrella
Ruler - Used to measure anything with an edge or straight line. But most commonly found with kids using said thing as swords
2005 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyIn 2005, I was given things that would make me even more formal in going to school but with one twist. I had shoes, combs, and a passport
Shoes - normal footwear used by people of all ages
Comb - used to fix the hair of a child
Passport - from the word "to pass" and "port" you use it to pass through borders of different countries; wasn't able to use it though
2005 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyI was now bringing snacks and had containers to bring to school which had food with them and also something to erase mistakes. Erasers, food containers and water bottles
Eraser - Used in coherence with the pencil to erase mistakes
Food container - commonly called as "baon". Carries food cooked by parents
Water bottle - Used to bring water. But, can also be used to bring any other liquid like milk or chocolate
2006 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyDuring this year, I also learned how to use Crayons, Pentel Pen, and even got to use a Xerox Machine that my parents bought a long time ago (somehow it still worked)
Crayons - Used for coloring things
Pentel Pen - Mostly used for White Boards
Xerox Machine - Used to copy documents and papers enmass. Common customers are office workers and students
2006 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyThis year is when I turned six and a lot of change when into my life. This included doing a lot of academic related things and accepting a duty in the Children's Worship Service.
Notebooks - Used to jot down notes when listening to lectures and lessons
Scissors - used to cut and making stuff in Handicrafts. Children must be supervised when using this tool
Barong Tagalog - A cultural and normal part of Filipino life. Used in doing my duties as a "munting kagawad" in the CWS
2007 - Preindustrial/Industrial Technology
- The year that I entered the Elementary or Grade School level and started to travel to different countries. Finlly got to use that passport! I was able to ride a tram, a ship, and a Horse-cart Tram - imagine a bus and a train hybrid. Exactly.; first used in Hong kong Ship - A very large boat used to sail the seas and carry lots of people and cargo; first used in going to Macau from Hongkong Horse-cart - A cart powered by or is ridden by using a horse.; Used in Hong kong and Macau
2007 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyIn refernence to 2007 - Preindustrial/Industrial Technology, I was able to use a lot of High-end devices and vehicles like a plane, playstation portable and cable cars
Plane - A vehicle used to fly and the fastest type of transport; guess where I went
PlayStation Portable - Commonly known as "PSP". A playstation that is "portable" for it to be carried; Bought in Hong kong, lasted for years
Cable Car - A car but with a cable and is suspended in the air; First used in Hong kong
2008 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyWas now currently upgrading old equipment with new ones with new things like Transportation cards, DVD players and Luggage
Transportations Cards - Cards used for transportation. Common in advanced East Asian countries like Japan. The beep card is one such example
DVD Players - used to play CDs; had a lot of movies to watch.
Luggage - Used to carry a lot of things on long trips. Traveled a lot. Needed one or more. Got more.
2008 - Preindustrial/Industrial Technology
- Eight years old. Was now starting to want to be a little bit more knowledgeable about how the world works. Discovered Trumpets, Pompoms, and the Guitar Trumpets - An instrument that is played by using wind; Saw in a cartoon, bought one, was destroyed Pompoms - Aesthetics used for cheering; used in an activity in school Guitar - A string instrument. Famous in Latin influenced countries ;Played a small one as a kid
2009 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyTurned 9 years old. Was now becoming mature and excited and becoming an adult (how I regreted that idea when the time came).
Got to use a Wallet, Piano and a Banduria
Wallet - Used to store money; Never had money. Just had a wallet
Piano - an instrument that was used to make melody and notes; my aunt gave it to us, just bashed it until it broke
Banduria - a string instrument similar to the Guitar; joined the Rondalla, learned the instrument, did not last long there
2009 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyDuring this year, I was able to play out some rollerskates and was able to have a computer PC and a mouse
Rollerskates - Shoes with wheels; did not last a week with me
Computer Desktop - Common device in todays 21st Century; Had a lot of good gaming memories back then
Mouse - Used to navigate a desktop. Cannot be used without a monitor; Had a lot of mouses with a few devices
2010 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyThis was a time when I was becoming more and more curious about being a grown up and mature. This was also a time where I was excited to become a "mature person". I was able to use Belts, Boots, and Money
Belt - Used to keep your pants in place within the waist; commonly used in school and in the CWS
Boots - another variation of shoes but bigger; commonly was used for the rainy season
Money - Currency used to buy things of necessity or interest. This year was the first time I used my own money
2010 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyDuring this year, I was now gaining more and more up to date technology through my parents. Some of these were a Cellphone, the Air Condition and a Tablet
Cellphone - Commonly used today by everyone and a "staple device". Commonly used for Social Media or Communication; I used it when calling my parents and loved ones
Air Condition - A device that converts Hot air to Cold; The room was now no longer hot at day nor at night
Tablet - an enlarged variant of a phone; was used for gaming
2011 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyDuring this time, I was becoming much much more mature and was improving even the slightest of changes like using a Tennis Racket, Head set, and a Electric Fan.
Tennis Racket - A racket used in playing Tennis; first used during a random match
Head Set - a device that enables privacy and sound; desperately needed it for my projects, so I bought one
Electric Fan - A fan that gives wind flow for comfortability; I was given my own fan for my room
2011 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyDuring this time was when I was becoming more and more independent for myself as I strived to become one of the "Awesome Guys". I also was doing my new chores since we now lost a maid for the house. I was able to use the Drums, Hanger, and Basketball
Drums - A percussion Instrument; I used it while I was in the Marching Band of the New Era University
Hanger - Used to "hang" clothes; one of my first chores
Basketball - a ball used for the sport of the same name; Started playing the game at my age
2012 - Preindustrial/Industrial Technology12 Years old. I was already undergoing puberty, learning the main doctrines of the church and was taught basic living skills with sewing with a Needle and Yarn and used a Flute for a project.
Flute - A wind instrument to produce harmony; used in my music class
Needle - a tool used in sewing clothes; used in my project in TLE
Yarn - a material used in creating cloth and clothes; obviously needed for sewing class
2012 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyWhile I was 12 years old, I learned about using a Sewing machine in school and received a new type of clothing that increased my style and inevitably became my favorite type of clothing
Jacket - a thick piece of clothing used for style or protection; Used in my province. Never regretted it
Sewing Machine - A machine that makes sewing easier; Learned in correlation with TLE/sewing class
Sunglasses - Glasses that have anti-glare technology - Given by my dad because it was old
2013 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyThis was the year that I entered the Ministry. Because of this, I trained myself to cook and was given a suit and tie (Type A) to start my journey.
Coat - A piece of clothing commonly used for formal events; Used as my uniform
Tie - A piece of clothing that is commonly paired with a suit; Used as my uniform
Apron - Clothing used while cooking for protection against fluids and easier cooking; My mother forced me to wear it as it was my first time.
2013 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyNew Life. Simplification for being Baptized, learning how to cook, and going abroad for two times!
Spatula - A tool used in cooking; One of the first things I used to cook my first meal. Eggs
Camera - A device used to take photos; Given as a "welcome to high-school" gift
Video Camera - A device used to create videos; Given to me by my father who had too much cameras
2014 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyDuring this year, I went to many places in Asia. Also at this time I had many projects to do in school. Some of these included Sketchpads, Bracelets, and a Train.
Sketchpad - A book used for sketching and drawing; I first used it in a project for arts. Was my first since I wasn't fond of drawing.
Bracelet - An accessory worn in the hands; Used during the time when making D.I.Y. bracelets were everywhere
Train - Transportation using rails and cables; first used when my family went on the MRT
2014 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyDuring this year, my hardware equipment upgraded dramatically with a new USB, External Hard Drive, and a laptop!
USB - A storage device in transferring files; Always needed it, always used it
Hard Drive - A device used as storage space. Commonly put inside of a system; Had one just in case I needed the space. Never regretted that decision
Laptop - A computer you can carry around which is lighter and smaller compared to a desktop
2015 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyIt was during this year that I was starting to commute instead of having my parents coming with me to school. Some of these vehicles included Tricycles, Pedicycles, and Jeeps.
Tricycle - A Motorcycle with a sidecar. Common in the Philippines; My go to ride everytime
Pedicycle - A bicycle with a sidecar; Used it when I stayed in the province for a bit.
Jeep - Trademark Vehicle of the Philippines; Was used during long distance trips within Metro Manila.
2015 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyI was able to use a Printer because of my increasing homework and projects and school. I was also able to use the Bus and a Taxi when specific situations called for it.
Printer - A device that prints out documents from software; Used it frequently in coalition with my laptop.
Bus - A common commute vehicle in carrying baggage and commuters. I used it for long distance travel in going to Pangasinan
Taxi - A vehicle that is used for express transportation; Used it when I had to go to SM Megamall.
2016 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyI was now "moving-up" this year because of the K-12 program. Because of this, I was now going through disciplinary changes as preparation for Senior Highschool and College. These included having my own Stamp, Bed, and Watch.
Stamp - A stamp with my name written; used for signing documents
Watch - An accessory/device for telling the time; was very handed during many instances
Bed - An object used for sleeping; I was given my own bed and room during this year.
2016 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyThis year, I was now able to use a lot of up to date technology because of my friends and my parents. I also had to take care of my hygiene personally because of maturity. This included using a Razor, the PlayStation 3 Console, and a power bank.
Razor - Used for shaving; I had to use it because of my moustache
PlayStation 3 - A console used for gaming; courtesy of my rich friend
Power Bank - A device that stores power for other use; I needed it for my cellphone and tablet outdoors
2017 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyMy First Year as a Senior High-school Student showed me a new perspective as this was supposed to be the year as a "College student" during the old curriculum. Because of this, new privileges were given by my parents. These included a Credit Card, an included Bankbook, and a Bath Robe.
Credit Card - A card used for transactions; Used for shopping
Bankbook - A book that records transactions; comes with a debit card
Bath Robe - Clothing used during baths; I don't know why I was given this
2017 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyThis was the year where I had a lot of personal changes in my life. I was now literally preparing for my future. Because of this, I was able to experience using a Car, Braces, and a Washing Machine
Braces - A device used in repairing teeth; I had it because I was obligated by the school
Car - A vehicle used for personal/Public transportation; I got my own for future use in the school
Washing Machine - A machine used in washing clothes and apparel; I learned how to use it as addition to my chores
2018 - Preindustrial/Industrial TechnologyThis year is my last year as a "child" because when I graduate. I will enter College the College Level. This is also the year where our teacher gave us this project to create a timeline. I also got to use a Typewriter, Ballot, and a Clothes Iron.
Typewriter - An old device for typing in documents; Used it for some documents in school
Ballot - Used during elections; This was the first time I voted as a citizen of our country
Clothes Iron - Used for Ironing Clothes; I had to learn sooner or later
2018 - Electronic/Digital TechnologyThe year of 2018 was when I am preparing for my college life. because of this, I was now given some minor things including some additions to our vehicle devices. These are Highlighters, a Vacuum, and a Suit Bag.
Vacuum - A cleaning device used to suck unclean surfaces; used in cleaning our car
Highlighter - a pen used for "Highlighting" our "giving emphasis" to a written statement; used in my books and notes
Suit bag - A bag for suits; I use it for my suits or my "Type A Uniform"