by Kim Lelek, PYP EdTech Coach - In November 2013, CIS piloted what is known as the One to World iPad programme with three Grade 4 classes at both Lakeside and Tanjong Katong. As a school, we wanted to investigate the effective use of personal iPads as an educational tool for teachers and learners in the classroom. The pilot was a huge success! Starting in August 2014, all Grade 4 [...]
CIS joins the people of Singapore in mourning the passing of Lee Kuan Yew, Singapore’s founding father, first Prime Minister and architect of modern Singapore. Mr Lee co-founded the People’s Action Party (PAP), which has ruled Singapore since 1959, and is widely credited with turning Singapore into one of the world’s wealthiest nations. Thanks to his guidance, Singapore is known as a country that has a widely respected civil service [...]
High School students celebrated “Le Festival de la Francophonie” with a series of activities including quiz games in French and French food tasting. Four teams of four students competed against each other by answering questions in French about Francophone countries. Food tasting was amazing, all high school students got a chance to taste delicious French food from Poutines to Crepes… Wonderful ways to celebrate learning different cultures!