Events

2 Rising Stars Shine in Putonghua Speech Competition

13 November 2018 AJ Dyka 0

Congratulations to Rainy Lai (2S) and Ruby March (2G), who won 2nd and 1st place respectively in the “Shining Star” Speech Competition held on the past 2 Saturdays.  Our students once again gained recognition in local Putonghua speech contests for their hard work, passion and talents.  Well done!   Winnie Yung | Chinese Teacher

Events

Parent workshop – Problem solving in Mathematics

2 November 2018 AJ Dyka 0

This week, the primary division hosted two workshops for parents focusing on problem solving in mathematics. We had a fantastic response with close to 200 parents attending between the two sessions. Just like in a classroom, the parents engaged in hands-on problem solving (problem 1 and problem 2) activities that had been used in some year levels for their mathematical learning.  […Read more]

Events

2018 Primary Swimming Carnival

2 November 2018 AJ Dyka 0

Congratulations to all year 3-6 students for participating in the Primary Swimming Carnival yesterday. Kwun Tong Indoor Pool is a wonderful venue for this event. The enthusiasm and participation levels of all students were to be admired. It was delightful to see everyone ‘having a go’.   Once again, many records were broken, a fantastic effort. The swimming standard of all […Read more]

Primary

Smart Watches

22 October 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

It has come to the attention of many teachers that some students are wearing ‘smart watches’ (defined as a mobile device with a touchscreen display, designed to be worn on the wrist) during school hours.  Some popular brands include the Doki, FiLip, Apple and Amby Gear watches.  There are also many other brands with touchscreen displays. Although it may be […Read more]

Primary

Mathematics in the Primary Division     

19 October 2018 Brigitte McNamara 0

The teaching of mathematics has continued to be a focus for professional learning for our teachers in the primary division at AISHK. Phillipa Miller from the Association of Independent Schools of New South Wales (AISNSW), spent 3 days with class teachers working on how to develop positive mathematical mindsets in the classroom and how problem solving can be used to […Read more]

Primary

ICAS English and Maths Results

18 October 2018 aaronstadlinrobbie 0

Congratulations to the following students who have achieved a Credit, Distinction or a High Distinction in the recent ICAS English and Maths tests: First Name Surname Test Year Group Result Jeremy Cheung English 3B Credit Valerie Leung English 3B Credit Holly Moore English 3B Credit Peter Phillips English 3B Credit Grace Taylor English 3B Credit Cayden Chan English 3F Credit […Read more]

Primary

[Head of Primary Message] Reflection on Term 3

21 September 2018 aaronstadlinrobbie 0

It is hard to believe that we are already at the end of Term 3 for this year. Being new to the school this term, it is amazing how quickly the last nine weeks have passed. In this final week before the break, I have taken some time to reflect upon what great learning opportunities exist for our students both […Read more]

Primary

Hopscotch By The Kids For The Kids

14 September 2018 aaronstadlinrobbie 0

A new hopscotch was painted on the floor of the 3rd floor hallway and the Year 3 students were also kind enough to write up a small summary. At first, the hallway was dull and boring. It was as gloomy as a horrible day. Then suddenly, a hopscotch appeared! It lit up the hallway with colours and it brought life […Read more]