Thursday, January 19, 2017

Grade 1 Explore the New School

Since we have such a beautiful view of the cargo ship dock here at CIS, we should learn a little bit more about the cargo ships and our surrounding ocean.


Voices in the Sea


Vessel Finder
















World's Largest Cargo Ship


 Cargo Ship in a Storm Video

Monday, January 9, 2017

Cargo Ship Tracking

Since we have such a beautiful view of the cargo ship dock here at CIS, we should learn a little bit more about the cargo ship business.


Vessel Finder















Use the above website to complete the your class Padlet below:

5D Class Padlet

2C Class Padlet

4B Class Padlet

4D Class Padlet

5A Class Padlet

4C Class Padlet

3B Class Padlet


When you have completed the fact finding exercise, you may watch the videos below.

World's Largest Cargo Ship


 Cargo Ship in a Storm Video

We have arrived!

School started today!  Click here to check out the video of the Primary students arriving.

Monday, December 5, 2016

First Graders Use TumbleBooks

TumbleBooks is an online, animated collection of talking picture books .  Tumble Readables is also an online collection of read-along titles for upper primary students.  We have our own subscriptions which can be accessed at school.

You can find Tumblebooks on the PYP ICT Blog.














You can also click on the images below which will take you to the CIS Main Library website.  Then select the online reading program of your choice.







Holiday Games

Sunday, December 4, 2016

Hour of Code

Today we will code for the next hour together.  Select one of the coding activities by clicking on the image below.  You may choose whatever activity you would like participate in fo the next hour.

Now, let's get coding!


Monday, November 28, 2016

Grade 4 Coding with Blockly

Grade 4 is learning to code using drag and drop blocks. They started with the Maze below and followed the lessons.