Welcome to the Grade 1

 

Thank you, I will miss you

Thank you, I will miss you

Thank you for all the love this week. I am leaving with a heavy heart, but I am feeling very loved. I love you all so much and I will treasure my time at ABIS forever. Thank you Mr Dominic, Maeve, staff, mommies and daddies, Ms Lucy, Ms Ami and Ms Fatma and all my...

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Sharing stories, artwork, and our love for Ms. Liezel!

Sharing stories, artwork, and our love for Ms. Liezel!

It’s been a busy week as we communicated about our artwork, built and shared stories, and said our final goodbyes to our dear Ms. Liezel on pajama day. The children have welcomed me into their classroom, and I can’t wait to continue their learning journey in January...

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More success in the swimming pool!

More success in the swimming pool!

ABIS hosted the first swimming meet in Sohar for this academic year on the weekend. Swimmers from Nautilus swimming club travelled from Muscat to compete against swimmers from our ABIS community. The picture shows their success! Well done to all those who competed and...

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More success in the swimming pool!

More success in the swimming pool!

ABIS hosted the first swimming meet in Sohar for this academic year on the weekend. Swimmers from Nautilus swimming club travelled from Muscat to compete against swimmers from our ABIS community. The picture shows their success! Well done to all those who competed and...

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Happy Holiday!

I would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a safe and memorable holiday whether traveling abroad or staying in Oman. Students, well done! Every grade from K 1 to Grade 6 has been a pleasure to teach. I can see a big improvement in all students during PE...

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Happy Holiday!

I would like to take this opportunity to wish everyone a safe and memorable holiday whether traveling abroad or staying in Oman. Students, well done! Every grade from K 1 to Grade 6 has been a pleasure to teach. I can see a big improvement in all students during PE...

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Happy Pajama Day!

Happy Pajama Day!

We had a great week building and telling fiction stories using story element labels and ended the week with a fun and exciting pajama day. Enjoy the winter holiday and see you back in 2022!

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Library Reading Goals

Library Reading Goals

This week during ABIS library classes, grades 3-6 reflected on their own reading habits and how they can become better readers. Students then chose one library reading goal to work on in January. Grade 2 students also talked about goal setting and how to choose "just...

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Happy Winter Break!!

Happy Winter Break!!

Mr. Cooper and Mr. Munn would like to wish everyone a happy winter break. Do not forget to get outside, have fun, and read a good book.                                         We will keep with our swimming schedule when we get back in January. Enjoy your break....

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ABIS Arts Showcase in 3…2….1….

ABIS Arts Showcase in 3…2….1….

Its almost here!!! On Sunday, December 12, the ABIS Arts Showcase will go LIVE! This website will only be published for a short period of time so don't miss it! Check out the budding artists in the Primary, the emerging Sound Editors in the Secondary, and the rigorous...

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We have a pirate teacher in Grade 1

We have a pirate teacher in Grade 1

We are very excited to welcome Ms Lucy to Grade 1. She is so much fun and has settled in nicely in our class. The students had a great time doing pirate math with her, practicing subtraction. We are working on our communication skills, looking at each other,...

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A short successful week

Students were introduced to some new songs and musical activities this week. The first song is called Funga Alafia, a folk song from West Africa. The song translates to “Welcome my friends, I greet you in peace.” We used a call and response activity to learn the words...

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A short successful week

Students were introduced to some new songs and musical activities this week. The first song is called Funga Alafia, a folk song from West Africa. The song translates to “Welcome my friends, I greet you in peace.” We used a call and response activity to learn the words...

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Shapes all around

Shapes all around

Grade 1 had a great time going on a shape hunt around our beautiful campus. We noticed many shapes all around! We are learning more about 2D and 3D shapes and their attributes. It also inspired the drawings we made as we learned about primary and secondary colors. 

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The ABIS Arts Showcase is coming!

As we learn to live and thrive in a world with Covid-19, it is more important than ever to have the Arts. The Arts help us process our present, remember our past, and explore our future. In order to celebrate and display the work of our students, the ABIS Arts...

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Move to Music!

Move to Music!

One of the activities that every year group enjoys and that is moving to music. The kindergarten students used movement to show an understand of the beat and low and high sounds. Grade 3 were quick to learn a new song and moved to the beat inventing their own rhythms....

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Another great week in Grade 1

Another great week in Grade 1

The children described what they saw, thought, and wondered as they observed their paintings. They sorted cover pages, gathered exciting questions for our UOI, and solved problems as they explored place value. 

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