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Carnival Dress for House Points Friday, March 4

Come one, come all – just come dressed for the occasion.  To get us all in the mood for the High School Carnival and Cabaret on Friday – we’ll give house points to students dressed in carnival wear.  What does that look like?  Here are a few ideas.  When in doubt – crazy works! Mime […]

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Geckos

Pre-K Geckos Term 4 Week 2 »

Dear Parents and Friends, It has been a fun-filled past 2 weeks here in the Gecko classroom. We began our new thematic unit entitled “Butterfly Garden” last week. Students have been pretending to be caterpillars crawling who spin into a cocoon and then fly like a butterfly. The Geckos are making many projects for our […]


Starlings

Pre-K Starlings Term 4 – Week 1 »

Dear parents and friends, Welcome back and hope everyone had a great holiday!   This week, we started a new theme, Butterfly Garden, and a new thematic lesson entitled: ” Garden Creatures”. Isn’t the Green School the best school in the world to have this thematic? For this thematic, the children are going to explore […]


Kindergarten

Kindergarten blog – 6 is an insect, 7 a rainbow, 8 a golden spider! »

Hello all I would like to start this blog post by talking about our amazing Ibu Mila and Ibu Dina. These two woman are dedicated, hard working, kind, loving funny, creative, thoughtful and quite frankly, incredible. I am so honored and grateful to work with them both. Here’s a slice of what we have been […]


Grade 1

Grade 1 »

Dear Parents, Tonight’s homework is to read for 20 minutes and to complete the Venn Diagram page sent home. Students can compare and contrast 2 different insects on their Venn Diagram. Today in computer lab, the class really enjoyed Drawing for Children and a new game to Grade 1, at abcya.com There are many fun […]


Grade 2A

Kandinsky-inspired art in Grade 2 Primary Art class today »

Today Grades 2A and 2B worked diligently to Mozart, Bach, and Chopin, while testing Russian abstract artist Wassily Kandinsky’s theories of color in relation to music. Starting with a 10″x 10″ square of black paper, the students practiced their math and measuring skills dividing the paper to find the center of the page.  After tracing […]


Grade 2B

Kandinsky-inspired art in Grade 2 Primary Art class today »

Today Grades 2A and 2B worked diligently to Mozart, Bach, and Chopin, while testing Russian abstract artist Wassily Kandinsky’s theories of color in relation to music. Starting with a 10″x 10″ square of black paper, the students practiced their math and measuring skills dividing the paper to find the center of the page.  After tracing […]


Grade 3A

Primary Art Grade 3A: “What’s it Worth?” »

This morning in Primary Art, Grade 3A students learned some unusual facts about ancient coins: Did you know that Dolphin teeth were once used as ‘money’ by people of the Solomon Islands?  Or that in China in the 19th Century beautifully designed bricks of tea, ox blood, and herbs were common currency?  Twelve tea bricks […]


Grade 3B

Two Weeks of Monsters… »

…on canvas, in stories, on shoulders…in coughs. Today’s Nyepi celebration was the most exciting way I think I’ve ever ended a term! Bright colours, team spirit, deafening cymbals, impressive Ogoh-Ogoh’s, proud kids, and laughing adults were highlights of the afternoon’s sights and sounds. 3B’s Ogoh-Ogoh won awards for “Most-Ripped Muscles” “Best Security-Guard Look-Alike” and “Most […]


Grade 4A

4A- Welcome Term 4! »

Dear Grade 4A parents, We hope you all had a wonderful Nyepi break! It is great to be back in class again. We have started a new thematic unit this week- Decimals. We are learning what decimals are, who invented them, why they are important, and how the French Revolution helped to make the decimal […]


Grade 5

Grade 5 – April 7-11 »

Grade 5 News Welcome back! I hope you all had a great holiday together. Here are some important dates for the rest of the year. Please note, there is no school tomorrow, Wednesday, April 9, due to the national elections. Important Dates April 7: First day of Term 4 – Welcome Back! 9: No School […]


Middle School

Grade 8 – The end is near! »

Hello Grade 8!   It’s been a long, and somewhat bumpy, road towards the end of The Quest. However, you guys can almost see the light!! The final paper should be sent it to both Ibu Kriss and myself by today!!!! For next week, we will be starting our poetry unit, so there will not be […]


Grade 6

Grade 6 – Fishing for the Future »

We’ll try our hand at sustainable fishing this week.  In order to illustrate the tragedy of the commons, we’ll do and an activity that will demonstrate how difficult it is to maintain a sustainable fishing industry with a lack of communication between fishermen and governments.   We’ll start the activity in an “every fisher person […]


Grade 7

Grade 7 – Respecting Cultures »

We’ll dive into Unit 5 of It’s All Connected this week.  Specifically – we’ll take a look at chapter 4, which examines the need to preserve cultures.  We’ll read in pairs and identify the important lessons, amazing facts, and question that arise for us.  We’ll then pair up with other pairs, compare notes, and choose one of […]


Grade 8

Grade 8 – The end is near! »

Hello Grade 8!   It’s been a long, and somewhat bumpy, road towards the end of The Quest. However, you guys can almost see the light!! The final paper should be sent it to both Ibu Kriss and myself by today!!!! For next week, we will be starting our poetry unit, so there will not be […]


High School

Taiwan Model United Nations XII Update »

The five student representatives, two parent chaperones, and Pak Tom, all arrived in Taiwan last Tuesday night after an easy direct flight from Denpasar. We took a van (more like a cool mini bus), driven by Mr. Huang, aka Tony, from Taipei to Taichung. We spent a part of Wednesday seeing a few sites in […]


Week Ahead

Carnival Dress for House Points Friday, March 4 »

Come one, come all – just come dressed for the occasion.  To get us all in the mood for the High School Carnival and Cabaret on Friday – we’ll give house points to students dressed in carnival wear.  What does that look like?  Here are a few ideas.  When in doubt – crazy works! Mime […]


Around Campus

Carnival Dress for House Points Friday, March 4 »

Come one, come all – just come dressed for the occasion.  To get us all in the mood for the High School Carnival and Cabaret on Friday – we’ll give house points to students dressed in carnival wear.  What does that look like?  Here are a few ideas.  When in doubt – crazy works! Mime […]


Activities

Carnival Dress for House Points Friday, March 4 »

Come one, come all – just come dressed for the occasion.  To get us all in the mood for the High School Carnival and Cabaret on Friday – we’ll give house points to students dressed in carnival wear.  What does that look like?  Here are a few ideas.  When in doubt – crazy works! Mime […]