Welcome to Grade 6

G6 Week 18 in Review

Dear Parents and Students, Welcome again to 2022 and to the first week back after our December break. This week has been an interesting week with many things happening.   Notices/ Worth Repeating As you may know, I have been working from home these past two days....

The Resiliency of Musicians

Throughout history, Artists have been asked to create and express in less than ideal situations. We do not always have the perfect environment available to us. The musicians at ABIS have been no different, showing resiliency and flexibility as the adapt to COVID-19...

G6 Week 17 in Review

G6 Week 17 in Review

Dear Parents and Students, This week has been another fun, busy week. As this is the last week of the calendar year, we have today recognized this occasion with a school wide Pajama day. In recognition of all of the hard work and learning we have completed thus far,...

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...

Changes in the Middle School Choir and Band!

Changes in the Middle School Choir and Band!

With the bittersweet departure of Ms. Ana and her family to a new adventure, there will be changes to the Middle School Choir and Band. Instead of being separate groups, all 6th, 7th, and 8th graders will meet together as one large super group. We will be working...

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...

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...

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...

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....

G6 Week 16 in Review

Dear Parents and Students, This week has been another busy week.  Please see below for notices and notes on our week 16 in review. Homework This week we have marked homework from the last week and a half and with positive results.  For those studying hard and that...

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...

Good Readers at ABIS Library!!

Good Readers at ABIS Library!!

Here in the ABIS library we have been talking about what good readers do. Students have worked in small groups to collaboratively brainstorm and create lists of things that good readers do to become better and stronger readers. There has also been lots of reading (...

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...

G6 Week 15 in Review

Dear Parents and Students, This week has been another busy week.  Please see below for notices and notes on our week 15 in review. Homework Because of the short week, current homework will go over both this and next week and will be marked on Thursday the 9th of...

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...

ABIS Library “Tops” for the Month of November

ABIS Library “Tops” for the Month of November

For the month of November, Grade 2 is the top class of borrowers at the ABIS library. Grade 2 students have borrowed an average of over 6 books per student during the month of November! Way to keep reading grade 2! 1,452 books in total were borrowed from the ABIS...

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...

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....