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…

Elementary School Chinese Language

Elementary School Chinese Language

   Happy Chinese New Year! In this unit, the students are inquiring into Chinese New Year celebrations and Legends.  The inquiries they are talking about are like, “Why do Chinese people celebrate Chinese New Year? How do they celebrate it? Why are there 12 zodiacs? If I am the king, what zodiacs will I choose…

Grade 8 Performing Arts learning Bunraku Puppets

Grade 8 Performing Arts – Bunraku Puppets

Grade 8 students have been learning about puppetry during their Performing Arts classes. They have completed some research on different types of puppets and in groups have made their own puppet characters using ideas from the traditional Japanese puppetry form know as Bunraku.    These puppets are manipulated by two or three puppeteers and a…

Elementary School Music - Grade 5 making their grid

Elementary School Music

  Grade 5 created their own classroom version of the song ‘I like to move it, move it’. They created a grid that shows when the different patterns are played and how many times they have to be repeated. The Grade 5 students presented their learning in music to the audience during their music assembly…