Primary

Primary Peer Support Program – Session 2

15 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

This week in Peer Support the vertical groups from Prep to Year 6 looked at co-operating and listening. During Session 2, the children looked at qualities their friends may have and the concept that we choose friends based on the qualities we admire in them. They also explored the skills of friendship, specifically those of cooperating and listening. How can […Read more]

Primary

[Head of Primary] Week 3 Update

10 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

It has been a busy start to Term 2 with lots going on across the Primary Division including school excursions, our sister school from Beijing visiting, peer support beginning this week and Year 2 being trained as leaders in the playground.  This week, our Reception, Prep and Year 1 students had the opportunity to show their appreciation of their mothers […Read more]

Primary

Year 6 Beijing Shijia School Visit

10 May 2019 Edmund Sze 0

On Friday 3 May, 64 year 6 students and 8 teachers from Beijing Shijia primary school spent a lovely morning at our school. Beijing Shijia Primary school is a famous primary school in Beijing and has been our sister school for the past 20 years. In previous years, our Year 6 students visited their school every year during their Beijing […Read more]

Primary

[Head of Primary Message] Welcome Back Message

26 April 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Welcome back to the new term! I hope everyone has had a relaxing break with family. It was wonderful to welcome students back to school this week, excited about seeing their friends and teachers again. Earlier in the week, we also welcomed Sue Pike from the Australian Independent Schools (AIS) NSW who worked with  teachers on how we can use […Read more]

Primary

[Head of Primary Message] Seesaw at AISHK

29 March 2019 Edmund Sze 0

The excitement around the use of Seesaw has grown during Term 1, with Primary students and teachers beginning to use the online platform to share student learning. We are pleased to announce that Seesaw will be open to Primary parents at the start of Term 2. More information on how to sign up to use Seesaw will be sent to […Read more]

Primary

Early Childhood Reading Parent Workshop

29 March 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Over 100 parents gathered in anticipation to learn about our current AISHK Reading program within Early Childhood. Our recent Parent Reading workshops were a roaring success, held on Wednesday 20 March and Thursday 21 March. We spent the first fifteen minutes of the hour-long session as a group reflecting on what relevant research taught us. It reminded us that learning […Read more]

Primary

[Head of Primary Message] Primary Update Week 7

15 March 2019 Edmund Sze 0

Primary Update We have nearly come to the end of Term 1. It has been a very successful start to the school year with students coming to school looking happy and being engaged in the class. Today’s assembly, led by Prep students, showed how well they have settled into life at AISHK. They sang their songs beautifully and with great […Read more]