Vedang’s rooster tale wins second place

By CIS Communications

Congratulations to CIS TK grade 6 student Vedang Deshpande for his second place finish in author Sarah Brennan’s recent Clever Competition, an international writing contest. Vedang’s entry, Yong – The Proud Rooster is the story of a proud and arrogant Rooster King who learns humility, wisdom and the true meaning of heroism with the help of a Himalayan bulbul. Ms. Brennan praised Vedang’s story on her website, describing it as “superb,” and “highly imaginative and witty”. Read full story May 19, 2017 (...) 0 comments

​SK’s outdoor learning experience

By Emma Gedge, SK lead teacher, Lakeside campus

Every day the children in SK2 spend time learning, working together and exploring in the Outdoor Discovery Centre. This learning outdoors helps develop healthy, active lifestyles and routines, through hands-on experiences in our natural world. Read full story May 18, 2017 (...) 0 comments

Breakout the skills!

By Rachel Poff, PYP Coordinator

As many of you are already aware, there is a new activity sweeping the world. The Escape Room which involves groups of people being placed in locked rooms and provided with a series of clues to help them “escape”. It is a timed, pressure cooker of an outing! Interestingly, this craze is now sweeping the educational world as well, and as usual CIS is on top of the trend! Read full story May 16, 2017 (...) 0 comments