Welcome to the Grade 3

Here you’ll find exciting news from the teacher about what’s happening in the classroom, pictures of student learning experiences and work, updates from the Music and P.E. teachers, and special announcements from the Director. You can expect new posts weekly, so check back often for all the latest school and Grade 3 happenings!

Football

This year's football tournament will get underway next Thursday starting at 3:30pm. ABIS will feature in the first two games with the 13&U team playing SIS or ABQ as they are now known and the 10&U team playing Future Science. Future Science will play ABQ in...

MEUC

The MEUC swim meet will take place at the Hamdan Swim Complex in Dubai on the 6th and 7th of March. It is open to all competent ABIS swimmers in the 8&U, 9-10/, 11-12/, 13-14/ and 15+ age groups. The cost for each swimmer is Dhs 1,640(OMR 172). Swimmers stay for...

Always something new to learn

In Grade 3 we have tried and learned many new things this week. We are making the most of the cooler weather to do fitness outside in the mornings. We use part of the playground for our warm up and down. We have learned a fun new game to practise our skills in using...

Athletics Day

Well done to all those students who participated and put in fantastic efforts at our athletics track. It was great to see so many students go in so many races and jumping and throwing events and put in their best efforts. Congratulations to the Desert Foxes who won...

Creative Costumes

Each day has brought something new to ABIS this week. The. creative costumes during the week have been amazing. A huge thank you goes to the parents who helped create these costumes. The students enjoyed each themed day. I twined with Ms Simone on Tuesday, which...

Three Cheers for Grade 3

It has been an exciting week building up to Sports Day yesterday. We had fun dressing up in the various themes of the week. We also enjoyed being able to perform 'Sway' at the Winter Concert with older students on Tuesday evening. On Wednesday we arrived at school...

2019 Winter Concert: photos & videos

Wow! What a fantastic evening the 2019 Winter Concert was! A massive congratulations to all the students who performed in this concert. And a massive thank you to everyone involved behind the scenes to make it all possible. Here are a couple of highlights from the...

Our First Science Fair

We have lived and breathed the Science Fair this week. Working in Groups of 3 we chose a question to do with the human body and then designed a plan for testing our question. We learned lots of new vocabulary such as; hypothesis, procedure, observation and conclusion....

Science Fair Grade 3

The students in grade 3 had a successful science fair. The response from parents and teachers was very positive about the presentation boards and the manner in which the grade 3 students conducted themselves. From the initial science questions to writing their...

Mafi Mushkila

Our students have shown great creativity, patience, and perseverance this week as they prepared for the performance of The Nutcracker on Wednesday evening and Assembly on Thursday. We were so excited putting on the costumes and having the stage make up put on. What a...

Amazing Assembly week

This has been the most exciting week of the year for myself and Grade 3. The dance of the bakers in the Nutcracker, preparing for science week and a successful assembly on the human body. The class conducted themselves very well during the performance of the...

Nutcracker Performance December 4th

DECEMBER 4TH AT 6:00PM THE ABIS PRIMARY DANCE STUDENTS WILL BE PERFORMING THE CLASSIC WINTER STORY OF THE NUTCRACKER. PARENTS ARE INVITED TO A WONDERFUL EVENING OF MUSIC AND DANCING. MUSICAL ENTERTAINMENT BEGINS OUTSIDE OF THE MAZOON AT 6:00PM WITH SNACKS AND WARM...

Week 12 National Day

The students made a great effort to come dressed in their national costumes as part of the National Day Celebrations. In LC3 we experienced traditional Omani food and viewed some interesting artifacts. We learnt a lot about Omani culture from the amazing presentations...

A Memorable National Day

Monday was a very special day for Oman and we celebrated the 49th National Day at school in several ways. Our class looked very smart dressed in traditional Omani clothing or the colours of the Omani flag. We enjoyed watching some Grade 4 students perform an Omani...

Feeling our Pulse

As part of our inquiry into the systems of the Human Body, this week Grade 3 have been learning about the Circulatory system. Students learned to work out their heart rate by taking their pulse. Then they investigated how their heart rate differs before and after...

Ski Trip

All is booked in for another exciting trip to the beautiful Italian Alps. If there are any late comers who wish to join in the fun in the snow please let us know. 

Healthy Bones

We have learned lots of information about bones this week. We have been looking closely at the Skeletal system, how it works and what we must do to keep it functioning well. We tried to build a skeleton and were surprised to find that our limbs have more bones than we...

Recycling Water at ABIS

Did you know that we have a system for recycling water at ABIS? To conclude our inquiry into Water as a natural resource, Mr Paul and Mr Suresh gave us a tour of the Sewage Plant at ABIS. We learned that the human waste from the toilets at ABIS is collected and...

Crafty creations!

A wonderful, new student-led activity is the craft group led by Grade 7 student, Hannah. In this activity, students have been learning a new skill each week, including bracelet-making and origami, and have enjoyed taking home their creations to share with family and...

Hands on Capacity

In Grade 3 we have enjoyed learning to measure capacity in millilitres and litres. We have been learning how many millilitres are in a cup and how many cups there are in one litre. Working with a buddy is helping us to develop our ability to understand and solve word...