G8 Oman Week: Day 5!

Yesterday’s mini-golfing and pizza party went well, followed by a final class campfire (and a bit of crab-hunting on the beach). Today, we woke up and worked together to tear down camp and take the gear to the bus pick-up area. Ali took a lead role in helping to...

G8 Oman Week: Day 4 (continued)

Grade 8 was able to enjoy kayaking and paddling around the harbor as they continued their fourth day of bonding and making shared memories. Check tomorrow’s post for photos of mini-golfing and the vending pizza party!

G8 Oman Week: Day 4

Tuesday’s supper was a relaxed affair, with ramen noodles and a variety of easy-to-serve snacks. After the long day of diving, students were happy to recover by the campfire and spend some quiet time together. Howling winds kept some of us up at night as the...

G8 Oman Week: Day 3!

Dinner last night was a delicious macaroni and cheese made by Fajr and Camilla. Today, Grade 8 got up early for a boat ride out to the Daimaniyat Islands, where they completed their first two dives and came back in time for a lunch of meat or vegetable chili, both...

G8 Oman Week: Day 2!

After yesterday’s first session in the OmanSail classroom, students enjoyed a nice dip in the Millennium pool. Later in the evening, Hector and JG took on the challenge of cooking veggie, chicken, and beef burgers for the group. At the same time, Ali, Georg, and...