IGBIS Early Years 2 students understanding how light works in Visual Arts

Elementary Visual Arts

‘Becoming Light Centred and Print Orientated.’ The Early Years Two Unit of Inquiry is all about Light. The Central Idea of the unit states that: Understanding the way light works allows us to use it in different ways. Art is linking to this unit by a series of activities that can explore and expand their…

Grade 7 Integrated Design

Integrated Design

Students in Grade 7 were planning their project for the   last weeks. Now it was time for them to investigate the different parts of the sewing machine to prepare to produce their individualised product for the Integrated Design Unit “What can I do for you?” Students had to plan a product customised to the needs and…

Grade 7 Culture Speaks

Our Grade 7 students recently gave some very informative presentations about their culture in Individual and Societies class. The unit is titled ‘Constructing our World’, which gives students the opportunity to  inquire about how civilizations are built and how this process has created special and unique cultures across the globe over time. By exploring the…

Elementary School Music

Elementary School Music

Early Years and Kindergarten students have been exploring songs, stories, percussion instruments through play and hands on activities. Early Years 2 have looked at the different characters in the story Peter and the Wolf and how they are represented by different instruments. They tried to reconstruct the story with pictures and recognise the different characters…

Elementary School Parent Teacher Interview

Parent-Teacher Conference

  On Wednesday afternoon IGBIS hosted the first Parent-Teacher Conference and it was very well attended. Parents in Elementary School had twenty minutes with their child’s class teacher and ten minutes with their single subject teachers to share thoughts about their child’s transition to IGBIS and hear about the progress they have made. The feedback…