Grade 7 Social Studies

It’s the 1860s and 70s. The map of Europe is changing. Prussia has been flexing its muscles and Bismarck (Otto Von to his drinking pals) has been doing a bit of ducking and diving;... read more

Keeping safe!

In preparation for our first walk to a nearby park and in order to know how to keep safe, Nursery 3 has been learning all about keeping safe when we are on the road.... read more

Traveling Around the World

In Kindergarten, we have been learning about our planet, Earth. We have learned to name and locate the oceans and continents of our world and now we are looking at them more closely. We... read more

World Maths Day

On Wednesday 7th March our students had the opportunity to take part in World Maths Day where they competed in an online Mathletics challenge, going up against 4 million students from all around the... read more

“I’m still learning!” (Michelangelo, 87)

Following in Michelangelo’s footsteps, the UIS community fosters and promotes an outlook of lifelong-learning. One such example was seen recently, when a curious and motivated group of parents and grandparents met in the Elementary... read more

World Book Day

World Book Day is the biggest celebration of its kind, designated by UNESCO as a worldwide celebration of books and reading, and marked in over 100 countries all over the world. In preparation last week, the school was... read more

Word detectives search for clues in Grade 1!

Word study is an important element in our Language Arts lessons in Grade One. One central goal of word study is to guide students in spelling, decoding new words and improving word recognition speed.... read more

A visit to the doctor

In Pre-Nursery, the children have been very interested in playing doctor. It is fascinating to see how knowledgeable they already are about how to use medical instruments from our doctor’s kit! Or how they... read more

Ortografia in amicizia

Chi ha detto che l’ortografia non è divertente non ha mai partecipato ad una delle nostre attività in Gr.2! Studiando la differenza tra suoni duri e suoni dolci ci siamo imbattuti in questa parola... read more

Grade 7 Exchange

I had the privilege of escorting 12 of our Grade 7 students to Sidmouth as part of the IES exchange program. The students were able to experience what it means to be a student... read more