French kitchen in the STEAM lab

By Words by Nandini Jhaveri, TK French lead teacher

What better way to learn a language than through an activity that gives you context to the vocabulary you’re learning. This is exactly what Ms Nandini Jhaveri’s students were doing when they “invaded” the STEAM lab to cook up a storm and learn how to communicate with each other in French. Ms Nandini shares more. Read full story 3 December 2019 (...) 0 comments

Celebrating Day of the Dead at CIS

By Maria Isabel Lluen, primary Spanish subject lead (Lakeside)

If you were at Lakeside on 1 November, you might have run into some teachers and students wearing “Calaveras” - one of many hauntingly beautiful ways to celebrate Dia de los Muertos (Day of the Dead). Maria Isabel Lluen, primary Spanish subject lead, tells us all about the celebrations that took place that day. Read full story 19 November 2019 (...) 0 comments

Excursion week: an unforgettable outdoor learning experience

By Lucy Estcourt, CIS Communications

Outdoor learning plays an integral part of a student’s education at CIS. No matter the age or subject, we aim to extend lessons into the outdoors whenever there is an opportunity for students to learn in a purposeful manner. The Excursion week is one such example. Read full story 18 November 2019 (...) 0 comments