Secondary History

Digital Citizenship

Digital Citizenship

Grade 7 has investigated different aspects of  Digital Citizenship over the past two weeks online. Topics have included media balance and well-being, privacy and security, digital footprint and identity, relationships and communication, cyberbullying and digital drama...

Holy Quran competition

Holy Quran competition

Today our school received an honor from the Ministry of Education where our students won three first position at the North Al Batinah level. Congratulations to the winning students.

Explosive Canons

Explosive Canons

As mentioned in the broadcaster last week, MYP classes have been involved in composing musical canons over these past two weeks. We learned what exactly a canon was by watching the following video: Here are some examples of works in progress which show a fantastic use...

Design

Design

Students have been working hard while working remotely from home. I feel these last 2 weeks has been a reminder of how much we appreciate being face to face at school.... Most classes have been DEVELOPING IDEAS while at home. That means documenting their product...

Arabic MYP G7:

Arabic MYP G7:

By studying the family cohesion unit, the students performed some assessment that include two criteria for analysis and text production. During the evaluation of the analysis, students presented an analysis of a chapter of the international novel (The Prince and the...

Arabic MYP G7:

Arabic MYP G7:

By studying the family cohesion unit, the students performed some assessment that include two criteria for analysis and text production. During the evaluation of the analysis, students presented an analysis of a chapter of the international novel (The Prince and the...

Motion and Waves

Motion and Waves

  We are focusing on the physical sciences this term with grade 7s working on motion, forces and energy and grade 8s focusing on Waves, sound, heat and light. We are exploring these ideas within the context of understanding these phenomena and using that knowledge to...

Japanese Expansion in DP History

Japanese Expansion in DP History

This week, grade 12 students have begun revising for exams by looking at the paper 1 topic of The Move to Global War. We are revisiting the case study of Japanese Expansion in the first half of the 20th century. Grade 11 students are also looking at this topic for the...

Math and Science roundup

Math and Science roundup

We ended term on a high note with both grades 7 and 8 completing their respective units and summative assessments. It has only been 4 weeks of in-school teaching for me and I am loving the experience. I thoroughly enjoy teaching your children and I daresay,...

WHY?

WHY?

We are drawing to a close of both the school term and the current units in science. While studying our home- planet earth, students have been actively engaged in research and inquiry. My approach in these units were for students to discover the concepts through...

Exploring Wolf Kahn’s use of color.

Exploring Wolf Kahn’s use of color.

Grade 7 has recently begun looking at the works of German-American artist Wolf Kahn. He was known for his use of vibrant, expressive colors and for his love of landscapes, particularly of trees. Complementary colors are across from one another on the color wheel, and...

Busy week in Design

Busy week in Design

After the long weekend, students were busy evaluating and completing the final pieces of work for their design challenge..... Grade 9 /10 started new units. Grade 7. Students created their own surveys using google forms. Then classmates watched their stop motion video...

CHOIR & BAND

CHOIR & BAND

We are continuing practicing! Singing and playing at safe distance in the open air for future performances ( hopefully)!

Arabic G7:

Arabic G7:

The students completed the Health and Environment Unit and the ideas and topics dealt with in the unit linking the human relationship with the environment and its impact on it. Each student wrote a paper reflecting the extent of his understanding and conclusions of...

MYP Design

MYP Design

A shortened week meant working hard to complete our products. Students have been working hard to turn their ideas into reality..... Grade 7 stop motions are nearly complete..... looking forward to the finished movies... Grade 8 photo stories are finished and now they...

The Chinese Civil War

The Chinese Civil War

Grade 11 students have started a new section on the Chinese Civil War as part of their paper 2 studies. We have been able to link the material effectively to our paper 3 sections on 19th and 20th century East Asia. Below is some of our work in jamboard focusing on...

French City Planners

French City Planners

Grade 7 French students created their own imaginary cities to wrap up their unit on cities and neighborhoods. Throughout the unit of study, students compared their own neighborhoods to those of Francophone countries, paying particular attention to the different types...

Considering Different Viewpoints in Grade 7 I&S

Considering Different Viewpoints in Grade 7 I&S

Grade 7 have been investigating human impact on the environment. Their recent case study looked into the issue of plastics in the oceans. Students each took on different "role" or "identity" , such as owner of a fishing boat, CEO of a plastics company, hotel owner at...