Design

Grade 7 to 9 had a cracking week mostly in the workshop as students finish their products. Grade 10 have been working on completing their final design plans. I will let pictures tell most of the story. Students put the final touches to their bird encouragement...

Composing Concerti

MYP music students are currently using the following concepts and statement of inquiry to guide their studies… This unit of inquiry prompts students to take a historical view of music and inquire into how different composers in different eras represented...

Library News! Scholastic Book Orders open until February 25!!

Don’t forget that our latest Scholastic Book Club is now online at https://world-schools.scholastic.co.uk/al-batinah-international/digital-book-club. There are hundreds of fantastic children’s books to choose from, and every £1 you spend on this month’s Book Club...

Rhetorics in grade 9

Having studied the rhetorical devices that advertisers use to attract tourists, students in grade 9 created original print advertisements. They were required to advertise a local place. It was great to see them get creative by advertising a local restaurant, a...

Methods of abstraction.

Grade 9 art students have just finished their unit on abstract art and acrylic painting. After researching a 20th-century abstract artist, students created their own original works that were asked to meet a number of specifications. The paintings had to use at least...

Sneakerhead IDU Unit

The Grade 9 Oman Week activity provided an excellent opportunity for the students to experience an intensive MYP Interdisciplinary Unit to help them prepare effectively for success in their MYP studies. Given the title SneakerHeads, the project centred...