Grade 7 Pen Pals

Towards the end of last year, we had the privilege of experiencing what it is like to have a pen pal. It was a great opportunity to make new friends, learn new languages and discover more about South Korea. We started off our conversations on email and some of us then...

Grade 7 Poetry

We were tasked with collaboratively writing a poem on any topic.  This was an incredible experience filled with teamwork and fun. We started off suggesting topics and then voted for the best one. We then thought hard about our childhood and the things we hated, and...

Sport

Hockey We are so grateful that we were able to experience our first Hockey season in two years. Our season was filled with learning, commitment, sportsmanship, life lessons and pride for our school. The Grade 3 to 7 Hockey Teams played league matches and festivals and...

Grade 7 Science

Grade 7 Science this term has been focused on Matter and Materials. Our adventure started with understanding that matter is anything that has mass and takes up space. We continued to identify properties of matter, Chromatography and Dmitri Mendeleev’s Periodic Table,...

Senior Music Concert

After two years of Covid, the Hall’s stage seemed unapproachable and the watching crowd, enormous. The air was static with nerves, and music books lay open as pianists attempted to memorise the final notes. Wind instruments tuned and ran through their...

International Marimba Festival Performance

Earlier this year, the Grade 6 and 7s started practicing marimbas together for the competition we were going to do later this term. We came up with a song which we call the ‘Grade 6 and 7 Medley’. It contains five songs, including a Michael Jackson song, ‘Final...

APPS Music Picnic

After many hours of practising, we were ready. Our orchestra excitedly arrived at school in the morning of the Music Picnic. We warmed up our instruments and got prepared. Later, we gathered on the stage. The music began, all the instruments co-ordinating to play an...

Grade 4 News

Grade 4 girls learnt many lessons while implementing the 6C’s during the building of their ‘doll houses’. They integrated Maths and Science into their process. The girls and their parents engaged in a show and tell bringing the process to a close. Girls using a...

Grade 6 News

English ‘Sort-of-Biography’ After reading Roald Dahl’s autobiography, ‘Boy’, we started writing our own ‘sort-of-biographies’. We began the process by practising a new writing technique: the ‘show don’t tell’ method. Then we revised the success criteria for creative...

Grade 1 News

What a jam packed yet fun filled term we had in Grade 1! The Grade 1 girls worked through the themes of Autumn, Hibernation, Space, Winter and Icelands and ended the term spending time learning about how to be kinder and becoming bucket fillers in this world. At the...