Secondary

Virtual Reality in the AISHK Classroom 

11 December 2019 Jen N 0

Virtual reality (VR) and augmented reality (AR) are two new technologies that are rapidly evolving and are increasingly being integrated into our daily lives. While people most often associate VR with video games, it actually has many more applications. Surgeons and dentists are using VR and AR to train before they work on living patients. Artists, designers and architects utilise […Read more]

Secondary

Year 10 Alternate Program for Term 4

11 December 2019 Jen N 0

During the final weeks of Term 4, our Year 10 students engaged in a range of enrichment activities. Although this alternate program is arranged every year for post-exam Year 10 students, there were some exciting additions for 2019. To support their preparation for their Year 11 courses of study, Week 9 began with a ‘Senior Studies Day’ on Monday 2nd […Read more]

Primary

Year 4 Arcade Games

11 December 2019 Jen N 0

Year 4 Arcade Games has become an institution at AISHK and this year’s was bigger and better than ever. Circumstances dictated a change of venue and day, but students helped set up cheerfully in classrooms.  This is the culmination of the integration of many areas of curriculum:  Digital technologies, Art and Geography.  It involved problem-solving and collaboration at every stage […Read more]

Sports and ECA

AISHK Boys and Girls Rugby Term 1 2020

11 December 2019 Jen N 0

Greetings parents and carers, I am writing to you today to provide some information about upcoming rugby union opportunities for boys and girls at AISHK in term 1 2020. Term 1 next year will see the HKRSU running a range of competitions designed to be a fun and engaging introduction to the game for newer players as well as a […Read more]

Primary

Year 3 Robotic Olympics

10 December 2019 AJ Dyka 0

On Monday the 9th of December, AISHK’s inaugural Year 3 Robotic Olympics was held in our Level 4 gymnasium. Students created, collaborated and competed using Milo the Science Rover, built using the WeDo2.0 Lego system. The event was the culmination of our ICT program for 2019 which was led by the inimitable Carl Ohlson. Students were challenged in 4 events: […Read more]

Secondary

Year 6 Transition to Secondary Mathematics

9 December 2019 Jen N 0

“What is Mathematics?” This was the first question the Year 6 students were asked when they came up to Secondary for a short transition experience last week. Their answers were varied, positive and encouraging, as they showed that they are really enthusiastic about their Maths learning. Here are some of the insightful and varied sample answers they gave: “Mathematics is […Read more]