G7 Design Cooking

Students have had a choice of whether they want to create another family favorite or try cooking a recipe from a fellow student. They then uploaded videos into Seesaw. Cooking is an amazing life skill for students and is lots of fun. It’s a great way to express...

ABIS students as resourceful as ever!

Whilst we cannot get out and about as we would like, students are connecting with the world and each other online. In French, many students have been investigating what’s happening in France at the moment and responding with their own blogs and vlogs. What’s been...

Time Traveling Travails

As we come to the end of our Victorian adventures, Grade 7&8 are now creating a protagonist of their own: a Victorian lady who time travels into the future. When we begin to create her story, I am sure that we’ll have some great adventures! What will they...

What does a final MYP grade mean?

At ABIS we use the IB Middle Years Programme 1-8 grading system to grade all the summative work students do in their classes. I like to think of the grades received as being in one of four bands with 7-8 being great work, 5-6 being good work, 3-4 being minimally...

G9 Prototyping

It has been pleasing to see some students continue with their prototypes, here we have an example of an egg box to sell the school farm eggs recycled from a pizza box. It is great that the students are engaging in design. As one student emailed “I am still doing it...