Welcome to Kindergarten 3

Sharing Water

Sharing Water

As K3 discovers more about the water on our planet and how we share this precious resource with other living organisms, the children have learned about sea turtles that visit the coast of Oman. We hope you enjoy looking at how the children express what they know!

Skipping through Math

Skipping through Math

We have been focusing on skip counting, counting in tens. The students made groups of tens and then reinforced the counting pattern by jumping from number to number. Thank for the students who continued bringing signs to school. We have been copying signs, looking at...

A learning journey

A learning journey

K3 is on a mission to learn how to make a healthy enclosure for our school tortoise as we continue investigating about the water we share with animals. Through our inquiry, we continue developing language and numeracy skills in fun and meaningful ways!

K3 -Who is taking our water?

K3 -Who is taking our water?

We have been learning about water and sharing it with others. We are looking at the water cycle and this week we focused on evaporation. We are busy with an experiment called " the disappearing drink". The students each put a cup of water outside and every day we...

Celebrating the writer in me!

Celebrating the writer in me!

Sharing our stories, feelings, and ideas through drawings and writing is a fascinating ability. K3 superstars are developing phonemic awareness and discovering the process in writing. We have wonderful authors that worked on adding a second page to their books.

K3 water experiment

K3 water experiment

This week we conducted an experiment to see if we can get water from sand. The students were very excited as they helped prepare the experiment. The students helped to collect green leaves an rocks for our experiment. We dug 2 deep holes. We placed the leaves and the...

Water – a precious resource

Water – a precious resource

K3 carried out an exciting experiment this week. As we inquire into sharing resources, we put our thinking and research skills into practice by collecting water in the sand. The children problem-solved as they gathered materials, made predictions, and are gradually...

K3 hard at work

K3 hard at work

We went on a sign walk!!! The children really enjoyed walking around the school looking for signs. They got so excited every time they saw a new sign. They were reading, copying signs and talking about the signs. In Math we have been focusing on sequencing numbers to...

Fun learning times!

Fun learning times!

K3 had a great time making stories come to life. We role played and focused on reading with expression and sounding like the characters. Composing and decomposing numbers was another fun activity the children enjoyed.

Library News! Scholastic Book Orders open until February 25!!

Library News! Scholastic Book Orders open until February 25!!

Don’t forget that our latest Scholastic Book Club is now online at https://world-schools.scholastic.co.uk/al-batinah-international/digital-book-club. There are hundreds of fantastic children’s books to choose from, and every £1 you spend on this month’s Book Club...

Oman Week in K3

Oman Week in K3

The children enjoyed learning more about Oman. We familiarized ourselves with the map of Oman and its beautiful natural landscape. We looked at wildlife in Oman. Grade 11 visited us and shared videos and songs about keeping the sea clean and sea animals safe. The...

Oman week K3

Oman week K3

Oman week was such a fun way to learn interesting things about Oman. We looked at how different regions dress. We made shiny name plates and bracelets. The boys decorated their own Kuma and the girls their own Burka. Grade 11 came to visit us and gave a presentation...

Another Great Week in K3

Another Great Week in K3

It's been a busy week with lots of fun and learning. The children are gradually becoming more independent throughout the day. They are all making amazing progress and we are enjoying getting to know each other.

K3 superstars

K3 superstars

It has been an incredible second week in K3! We got to know each other a bit better this week as the children shared their special item, and others asked questions to learn more about them. We looked closely at our names and counted how many letters we see. K3...

K3 is buzzing!

K3 is buzzing!

We made cinnamon salt dough ornaments and decorated it with beads. We will use these ornaments as provocations for language development.We are teaching the students to identify opportunities to make choices that contribute to health and well-being. For example keeping...

Our first week in K3

Our first week in K3

The children had a wonderful first week of school! We focused on getting to know each other, understanding how to stay safe in school, and learning new routines. It has been a pleasure to see their smiles and excitement as they play safely with their friends.