Concepts

Jun
16

Final Unit Celebration!

We are so proud of our final repurposing projects. We all did an amazing job being creative! Time sure flies by when you’re having fun. We had our final unit celebration and combined our last two units of inquiry, How the World Works and Sharing the Planet. A special thanks to our parents for their […]

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Jun
13

Let’s be expressive – Arts week

Last week QAIS hosted the Art Exhibition and we walked around to see and enjoy the art pieces that covered the walls of the school. Children were impressed with all of them, monster-shaped masks, portraits of EC friends expressing emotions on a canvas, a giant sea world mural, a big mock-up representing the book “We’re […]

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Jun
09

Arts Week!

We were very proud to see our friends’ and our own art work exhibit around the school! Our friends from Grade 6 talked to us to bring awareness against child labor! We also started our sessions to learn all we need to know about an important stage in our lives: PUBERTY! We take every opportunity […]

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Jun
02

Happy Children’s Day!

We had a great time playing each other’s multiplication math games. We were very creative in making fun and challenging paths. After completing our research for the unit How the World Works, the summative project was to show our understanding and knowledge in any way. We started making posters, pop-up books, 3D models, and many […]

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Jun
01

PYP EXHIBITION 2019 WE MUST BE HEROES!

We started our week setting up everything for our Exhibition… And the day finally came! We were very excited and proud to present the process of one of the most meaningful projects in PYP, our Exhibition…WE MUST BE HEROES! Students engage in a culminating project, the PYP exhibition. The exhibition is a trans-disciplinary inquiry conducted […]

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May
26

EC Lotus: Can you tell how I feel?

Over the past few weeks we have sung about our feelings, read about our emotions, acted out the way we felt, and drew all sorts of lines that represented our anger, silliness, joyfulness and sadness.  We also explored how colors can convey emotions and you will see just what we have been working on at […]

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May
25

Exhibition Preview!

WE MUST BE HEROES! May 29, 2019. Here is a preview of our Exhibition… stay tuned! We’ve been working together for the past 7 weeks on our Grade 5 PYP Exhibition, the culminating project of our PYP journey! The day finally came after a year long process, in which we learned valuables lessons, such as, […]

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May
24

Sparking a Sense of Wonder – Science in Early Childhood

“The things he sees are not just remembered; they form a part of his soul.” ― Dr. Maria Montessori Our science unit continued this week with further explorations into liquid matter. We discovered that we can make lava lamps by adding effervescent tablets to the oil and water experiments we made last week. It was wonderful to […]

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May
19

Loading…Exhibition…May 29th

We are very busy and excited about our upcoming Exhibition! Each committee is getting ready to share and our collaborative work at our final PYP project…WE MUST BE HEROES! We are working together to prepare our grand opening! Working collaboratively to bring awareness about Sharing the Planet! We enjoyed our Family Fun Day! Please take […]

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May
19

Sharing the Planet

After practicing with our multiplication board we began to feel more confident about how to solve multiplication facts with a chart. This helped us to both solve the multiplication facts and identify patterns. We then had a blast creating our own multiplication board games. We are excited to play the games we all came up […]

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