This week’s post is all about our grade 4 field trip to JAMSTEC and is brought to you by: Colin, Eileen, and Karthik! On Tuesday we had a field trip. And the place was called JAMSTEC. We walked to Ishikawacho Station and went to Shin Sugita by train and walked for a few minutes and […]
It’s here. It’s now. It’s the next DIY home learning. We’ve added a few skills, which correspond to our current unit: How the World Works. Of course, the skills from Sharing the Planet work as well. So, hop on. Challenge yourself. Be ready to present in 3 weeks: November 14th.
This is merely a reflection post. No fancy tools or strategies. A simple look at how we teach. Recently, I’ve attended several workshops, which got me thinking about how we teach. One workshop I attended recently was a good example of how not to teach. It had been a while since I had participated in […]
This week’s blog comes from Aya, Khadija and Anish. Anish worked as the reporter, and Aya did the writing while Khadija did some of the photography. New inquiry! We are starting a new inquiry. The inquiry is all about The Earth is Changing And This Impacts Living Things. We filled out a question sheet for […]
And it’s Joshua, Joowon and Mitsuki, our grade 4 reporters on the beat: On September 29th the whole 4th grade went to Homes to buy garden supplies. We needed to buy seeds, fertilizer, and greenhouse things. We walked to Homes and when we finished shopping we walked back to Y.I.S. Now that we have got […]
Hi everyone. As I am sure you have been told, school is closed today because of the typhoon. Stay dry! Here are some home learning tasks for you to do today. Please remember that if you have any trouble with any of the tasks do not worry too much, you can leave it and we can […]