By Tahireh Thampi, PYP Coordinator at Magic Years International School At the beginning of the school year it is always amazing to observe the different kinds of reading experiences my students bring into the classroom. Depending on the reading culture at their previous school and at home, students
On the evening of October 8th our teachers and parents came together for an inspiring and eye-opening workshop centered around Supporting Language Learners. Our workshop leader, Mr. Tan Huynh, serves as the EAL consultant at MYIS, with an abundance of experience working with schools around the world to enhance language
Recently MYIS International School announced plans to expand our educational offering to Middle School beginning in the 2022-23 academic year. Grade 6 will be the first Middle School class in 2022, moving on to Grade 7 the following year and all the way through High School (Grade 12) in 2028.
The specialist program at MYIS is one that is truly integrated with the Units of Inquiry being studied in homeroom classes. Offered during the school day, students are engaged in a holistic program that offers them the opportunity to develop interests outside of classroom learning and support the IB PYP
Established in 1981 by the United Nations General Assembly, the International Day of Peace is a day for every country worldwide to lay down their weapons in join together in a common struggle. The pandemic of 2020 is one such battle that we all must fight together. Please join the
Our grade two team showcased their learning of “How We Express Ourselves” through a live performance for the MY International School community. The students demonstrated their creativity through a song with body percussion movements, a reenactment of the Three Little Pigs play and shared a big book they wrote called
MYIS offered a boutique style English as an Additional Language (EAL) workshop today! We had multiple graduate level educators presenting to our multilingual families. We discussed the importance of reading at home, implementation strategies and the advantages of cultivating bilingual children. Contact admissions to join our next FREE workshop!
As lifelong learners, we value opportunities for all of our community to learn and grow. This week, we had the pleasure of hosting visiting consultant, Ms. Annelies Hoogland, who conducted a workshop on Growth Mindset for our parents! Together, they explored what it means to adopt a growth mindset and
At Magic Years International School, we’ve seen firsthand how a school farm can meaningfully impact a child’s development. It has the capacity to reinforce key concepts in their learning journey and can help them grow into more compassionate, caring and reflective human beings. We share 6 benefits of the school