High Energy Particles - IGBIS

Evidence for the Subatomic Particles

Every day there are millions and millions of subatomic (smaller than an atom) particles which pass through your body. These high energy particles belong to the lepton family (which includes the electron, muon, tau particle, and their neutrino equivalents) and are considered to be 6 of the 12 fundamental particles included in the Standard Model.…

Grades 3, 4 and 5 Cultural Dances

Cultural Dances

  The Grades 3, 4 and 5 Physical Education classes have most recently been focusing on a unit of dance. They have learned a combination of skills including choreography, developed their own dances and explored dances from around the world. The Grade 5s took it even further by working on an Exhibition piece where dance…

IGBIS Business Management - Advertising Poster for Candy

Can You Sell Us This Candy?

Students had the pleasure to meet Yenny Siswanto from Celsius Creative Communication, a creative agency from Jakarta, Indonesia.   After some research about the company, the Business Management students developed a range of questions to ask Mrs Siswanto. During the “business meeting” students got the task to develop a advertising poster for a candy. After…

Grades 4 and 6 Glider Competition

Glider Competition

Grade 6 students learnt how to be a real designer by creating a glider for a client (Grade 4 student). The elementary kids will participate in a glider competition. The categories will be assets; Time aloft; distance and design. Grade 6 created a design plan and two possible designs. They interviewed their client before the…

IGBIS Elementary School Music

Elementary School Music

Music is linking to the classroom program for the Early Years 1 and 2 with the following as the central idea: ‘People create art to express how they think and feel.’   We read a book called “My many colored days” by Dr Seuss, and learned that different colors evoke different feelings in each person…

What Happens in the Library?

IGBIS Library is a shared space for Elementary and Secondary school students. All teachers can book a time to come in with their classes and teach in the library, they can work with the Teacher-Librarian to plan and co-lead lessons with their classes and they bring their classes in to model the value and importance…