Year 1 News

Year 1 Newsletter Term 2 Week 6

31 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

ENGLISH We continue to focus on “Author’s Purpose” and “What’s inside a book?” through an investigation of Eric Carle books. This fortnight focussing on The Very Hungry Caterpillar and moving onto The Bad-Tempered Ladybird. Year One students are beginning to explore the idea that characters can be created from any living or non-living object and given human qualities. At home: […Read more]

Sports and ECA

Dulwich Rugby 2019

31 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

The U13 & U11 Rugby Tour to Beijing saw 21 players lock horns against other international schools from throughout Asia as well as the Middle East. The first day saw a nervous start for both teams as they began to develop structures and confidence in contact. 4 games of rugby in a day is a huge ask for anyone and […Read more]

School Wide

Your Guide to 2019 Chinese Week Celebrations

30 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

At AISHK, we take a dynamic and inventive approach to language learning, equipping our students with the skills and cultural literacy to navigate and lead in a global community. Chinese (Mandarin) is compulsory for all students from Reception to Year 6, and becomes an elective subject from Years 7 to 12. The AISHK Chinese Programme ensures students gain a well-rounded appreciation […Read more]

Secondary

2019 Secondary Chinese Week Activities

30 May 2019 Brigitte McNamara 0

At AISHK, we take a dynamic and inventive approach to language learning, equipping our students with the skills and cultural literacy to navigate and lead in a global community. Chinese (Mandarin) is compulsory for all students from Reception to Year 6, and becomes an elective subject from Years 7 to 12. The AISHK Chinese Programme in both Primary and Secondary […Read more]

Events

Performing Arts News and Showcase 2019

30 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Term 2 has been a busy start for the performing arts department, starting with the primary choir performing a beautiful arrangement of We Honour You by Roger Emerson at the Anzac Day Ceremony at AISHK. In our primary assemblies, Albert Wang and Lucas Sheng have also been responsible for playing the accompaniment for the Australian National Anthem on the piano, certainly […Read more]

Year 3 News

Year 3 Newsletter Term 2 Week 6

29 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Parents, With Week 6 coming to an end, here’s a quick recap and what’s in store for Week 7 and beyond: English In English, we have been learning how to write a story to entertain an audience. Students are at various stages of the writing process. They have engaged in planning, drafting, self-assessing and providing feedback to classmates. They are […Read more]

Preparatory News

Week 6 Prep Update

29 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Dear Parents, We are nearly half way through the year and are excited to see the progress our students have made since the start of the year. Lots of informative and exciting things are set for the next few weeks as we finish off the semester. In Week 8, all Prep students and families will be participating in the Student […Read more]

Primary

Primary Peer Support Program – Session 4 and 5

29 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

This week in Peer Support, the vertical groups from Prep to Year 6 explored the idea of what it means to be supportive. The children focussed on the importance of support networks and the role that friends play in each other’s lives. Children constructed a visual representation of this during the session. How can I support Session 4 at home? […Read more]