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Curriculum Update: Performing Arts

19 June 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Performing Arts One of the things that online learning has shown us, is not just our ability but also our desire to be creative. Over our remotes learning period many music-making and creative arts apps suddenly become available for either a fraction of their normal cost, or in some cases even free. As concerts and events slowly got either postponed […Read more]

Secondary

Dean of Studies Semester 1 2020 Report

18 June 2020 Jen N 0

John Lennon once said, “Life is what happens to you while you’re busy making other plans.” Nothing could be truer for our first semester of Secondary learning at AISHK. As the COVID-19 situation evolved at relentless speed, with each day bringing new uncertainty and gloom, we were continually forced to “make other plans” and adapt our delivery of online learning […Read more]

Secondary

[Recap] Online Careers Expo 2020

18 June 2020 Jen N 0

The Careers Department has not been exempt from innovation and new ways of thinking due to COVID-19. In 2020, we were unable to hold our Careers Expo in the usual format with stall holders and guest speakers so we decided to take a leap and move our Careers Expo online. Still keeping the ‘personal touch’, we interviewed successful people in […Read more]

Sports and ECA

Term 3 Extra Curricular Activities (ECAs)

12 June 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

As we start preparing for Term 3, we hope to be able to offer our comprehensive Sport and ECA program to our students from Prep to Year 12. However, as there are still five weeks remaining until the commencement of Term 3, we are hoping that there will be a relaxation and lifting of some of the social distancing requirement […Read more]

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Curriculum Update: Science

12 June 2020 Brigitte McNamara 0

Science in Primary The Primary Science curriculum gives vast opportunities to explore both the theoretical as well as the practical. During the period of online learning, each year level took on the challenges of distance learning and presented the students with a mixture of theory and practice. Whilst doing experiments, especially when it involves mess, is great fun, we have […Read more]

School Wide

AISHK SchoolTV | Happiness and Gratitude

12 June 2020 Jen N 0

This week has been STAR Card Week at AISHK. The purpose of STAR Cards is to encourage all students and staff at AISHK to openly express gratitude toward others and experience greater happiness. What’s the connection between gratitude and greater happiness? In this edition of SchoolTV – HAPPINESS & GRATITUDE Happiness is a term that captures a huge variety of positive […Read more]