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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
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
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
13

Happy Mother’s Day!

To all the moms, we hope you enjoyed your special Sunday in the company of your beloved children. They happily created a poster for you last week, with milk and a few drops of food coloring. The children first dyed watercolor paper and next stamped a message. Messy, but most definitely fun! The latest materials […]

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May
12

Happy Mother’s Day!

This week in our Literacy Block we worked on a 5 day Growth Mindset Challenge. We discussed that a fixed mindset is having a closed mind that doesn’t want to learn. However, a growth mindset is a having an open-mind that embraces challenges and sees experiences as opportunities for growth. We discussed and brainstormed how […]

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May
12

Coming soon…We Must Be Heroes!

Time flies when you are learning and having fun… we are just a couple of weeks away from our Exhibition, a process full of research, learning and agency! We are very excited about how our PYP Exhibition is shaping up…coming soon!!! Adding details and preparing exciting presentations… We continue to sharpen our Math skills! We […]

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