Category Archives: Class News

Sharing the Planet with insects/wadudu

Grade 2 Kiswahili intermediate class researched on different insects to find out how harmful or harmless they can be to people. They learned that some insects are harmless and others are harmful but some can real be both. They also learned different diseases that are spread by bugs/wadudu.Watch this! Sharing the Planet with wadudu on PhotoPeach

 

Sharing the Planet with wadudu on PhotoPeach

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Having Fun!
Having Fun!
This week our children had fun reviewing what they had learned so far and presenting it in Student Led Conferences. We did it in Español! We had the great oppurtunity to play our games, animate our cartoons, and sing our songs with our parents!

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Linking with units of inquiry

In Grade 3 French we have been linking with their Where We Are in Place and Time unit by learning about an inspirational French person: Jacques Cousteau. Students have been inquiring into his life and achievements and learning how to describe him in French.

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In Grade 4 French we have been linking with their How We Express Ourselves unit by learning about the techniques of a famous French artist: Henri Matisse. The students are using vocabulary about shape, color, and feelings to describe his work and their own work.

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Grade Five has started their independent projects

 

This week Grade Five has  started to work on independent projects across all languages. The kids have come up with  a variety of different topics they would like to explore including …

Tango

Daily Life in Tanzania

Churros and Mexican desserts

French Cuisine

Tanzanian sports

and Telenovelas…

We are looking forward to learning more about the various cultures and languages together!