Welcome to Grade 11

Grade 11 (Class of 2022)

May 2022

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Sunday May 1
  • All Day Ramadan (tentative)
  • Week 33
  • Eid al Fitr - No School
Monday May 2
  • All Day Ramadan (tentative)
  • Eid al Fitr - No School
Tuesday May 3
  • All Day Eid al Fitr - No School
Wednesday May 4
  • All Day Eid al Fitr - No School
Thursday May 5
  • All Day Eid al Fitr - No School
Friday May 6
Saturday May 7
Sunday May 8
  • All Day Week 34
Monday May 9
Tuesday May 10
  • All Day MYP Exams
Wednesday May 11
  • All Day MYP Exams
Thursday May 12
  • All Day MYP Exams
Friday May 13
  • All Day MYP Exams
Saturday May 14
  • All Day MYP Exams
Sunday May 15
  • All Day MYP Exams
  • Week 35
  • 8:00 am – 8:59 am Comparative Study Assessment
Monday May 16
  • All Day MYP Exams
Tuesday May 17
  • All Day MYP Exams
Wednesday May 18
  • All Day MYP Exams
Thursday May 19
  • All Day MYP Exams
Friday May 20
  • All Day MYP Exams
Saturday May 21
Sunday May 22
  • All Day Week 36
Monday May 23
Tuesday May 24
Wednesday May 25
Thursday May 26
  • All Day Grade 12 - Graduation - by invitation
Friday May 27
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Sunday May 29
  • All Day Week 37
Monday May 30
Tuesday May 31

June 2022

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Wednesday June 1
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  • All Day Community Dinner (Share-a-dish)
Friday June 3
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Sunday June 5
  • All Day Week 38
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Sunday June 12
  • All Day Week 39
Monday June 13
  • All Day G5-11 Music Concert
Tuesday June 14
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Saturday June 18
Sunday June 19
  • All Day Week 40
Monday June 20
  • All Day EOY Reports released
Tuesday June 21
Wednesday June 22
  • All Day Last Day of School for Students & Staff
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July 2022

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No events.

August 2022

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No events.

September 2022

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October 2022

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No events.

November 2022

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December 2022

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New Titles Added to ABIS Library Arabic Book Section!

New Titles Added to ABIS Library Arabic Book Section!

Exciting News!! Ms. Maryam traveled to the Muscat International Book Fair last weekend and was able to purchase many new titles for all ages for our Arabic book section. When students read in their mother tongue, this often helps them to perform better when learning...

Grade 11 Metallurgy

Grade 11 Metallurgy

In chemistry, we have been concluding our unit on "bonding" by looking at the interesting way that metals behave. They manage to pack together their positively charged nuclei into such close proximity! How do they manage that? And how can melting two soft metals...

Focussing on a social ATL Skill

Focussing on a social ATL Skill

This week we have been focussing on our collaboration skills, namely delegating and sharing responsibility for decision-making and helping others to succeed. This has been seen in Science with the MYP students helping each other whilst tuning in to the chemistry unit....

Grade 11 Theory of Knowledge

Grade 11 TOK students are finishing up with the first of two optional themes.  This first theme focuses on knowledge and politics.  We have explored a wide range of ideas and examples related to political knowledge and numerous factors that affect it.  Among these are...

Thank You Plants!

Thank You Plants!

In grade 11 biology we've been studying photosynthesis. Students need to recall and understand a lot of information but we did a practical to look at the outcomes of the process in leaves. We also took the chance to extract some chlorophyll. Here are some pictures of...

Creative Exploration of 1984

Creative Exploration of 1984

Last week, we spent time consolidating our understanding of the many concepts and connections between what we have been studying and what we are learning. The grade 11 class finished up this week through a creative exploration of how this would translate into...

Conceptual understanding

Conceptual understanding

As a reflective exercise in grade 11, we divided into groups to explore what we had learned from the study of Nineteen Eighty-Four. The task was to identify the central concepts of the unit and to write a statement that represented that learning. Both groups...

A focus on ATL’s – Perseverance

A focus on ATL’s – Perseverance

The Approaches to Learning are skills that enable us all to succeed in life. The ATL skill of perseverance is defined as the ability to “demonstrate persistence and delay gratification” The grade 9's, 10s, 11s and 12s have been using this skill this week in the...

A Visit to the Medical College

A Visit to the Medical College

As our diploma students work through the challenges of high school, they are also looking forward to where they want to see themselves next. This week we were able to send a couple of our students who have expressed interest...

Fermentation and Respiration in Biology

Fermentation and Respiration in Biology

Biology students have been studying cellular respiration. We did an experiment to compare the effects of different carbohydrates pirating in yeast. Here are some pictures. We also had the chance to make some bread using a sourdough culture. Here are some pictures. It...

Focus on Practice

Focus on Practice

With the Mock Exams nearly over, a brief reflection on what is expected at the end of this road is a sobering thought. The exams seemed challenging to many and points to a call to action. With IAs and some syllabus left to complete, the pace is frenetic. It is vital...

Experiments the basis of Science

Experiments the basis of Science

The DP and Grade 10 students have been conducting experimental work this week. The grade 10's have investigated the energy in a falling ball and the Grade 11’s have been processing and evaluating Specific Heat Capacity. The grade 10's are building their practical...

Noodletools in Secondary

Noodletools in Secondary

  This week Mr. Bradshaw and his grade 9 students came to the library for a refresher workshop on using Noodletools for their research projects. Noodletools is a research management platform that ABIS has a subscription to. It is a flexible system that students...

Grade 11 DP History

Grade 11 History students have recently begun a new unit on Authoritarian States.  This unit will include two in-depth case studies: Fidel Castro in Cuba and Mao Zedong in China.  This topic is assessed as part of Paper 2.  During the unit students will explore a...

DP Math Applications and Interpretations

DP Math Applications and Interpretations

    Break it down. Daily task accomplishments become habits which becomes a discipline to success. In Maths, it is simple. Review your learning, each day. Do about 5 problems to challenge your learning and understanding. This simple approach is all that is...

Agentic Learning in the DP Classroom

When student agency is the goal, then students learn how to learn. The traditional "One size fits all" approach to learning has, understandably, left many students feeling disenfranchised especially with the online scenarios we have had over the last 18 months....

Time to reflect and recuperate

Time to reflect and recuperate

Everyone has been focussing on completing work and ensuring that they are prepared for school in January. The Grade 11 Physics students have been consolidating their practical skills as well as finishing the mechanics topic. Whilst the grade 10 students have been...

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...

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...