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Lions and fish

Last week 3rd grade students identified the differences and similarities between lions and fish. They carried out this high order thinking skill (compare and contrast) using different graphic organizers. This is the result. Read more →

Merry Christmas 2017!

At Arturo Soria School we celebrate Christmas as a happy time for our students. Yesterday, the children came dressed for the Christmas festival as snowmen, reindeers and elfs, and they made an impressive dancing and beautiful singing too. They performed songs such as “I am a little snowman”, “Rudolph the red nosed reindeer” and “Santa is coming to town”.  … Read more →

Thinking Based Learning: compare and contrast

Last September, Robert Swartz came to Arturo Soria School again to finish with his workshop about Thinking Based Learning strategies. After three years of training, teachers have a lot of tools and knowledge for applying it in our classes and practice with our students. Once again, the strategy named “compare and contrast” has been used in infant education, but now… Read more →

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Halloween 2017

Last Tuesday, 31st we celebrated Halloween at school and, as usual, we had lots of fun while doing many activities. Early, in the morning, the school was already full of monsters! Ghouls, witches, mummies, vampires… Soon after the break, we all gathered at the school hall to share chants and songs. 1st Grade 2nd Grade       3rd Grade… Read more →

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Halloween 2017

Last 31st October wasn’t a common day at Arturo Soria School. We celebrated Halloween, everything was decorated and kids wore great halloween costumes and scary make-ups. At the end of the day, we ate special biscuits and as every year, children of infant education sang typical halloween songs with some primary students too. We took some funny pictures. Have a look!  … Read more →

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The Colours of Autumn

This is being a super busy time in the English classroom. Learning, singing, speaking, playing and sharing.   This time we wanted to show you how everything is changing around us because of the Autumn Season. Do you want to learn a beautiful poem? The Colours of Autumn Red like the apples on the apple tree. Black like blackberries, pick… Read more →

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Autumn little artists

Kids are natural artists and they enjoy creating and exploring new things. As Autumn is here and we are learning about it, last week they became little artists and made a wonderful painting stamping colourful and messy materials: they painted with Autumn fruits! Chestnuts, pomegranates, walnuts and apples were their paintbrushes and it was the result.     Stimulating children’s… Read more →

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Getting ready for Halloween!

Halloween is just around the corner! In order to get in the spirit of the day, our students have already stated making some decorations, practising chants and songs. The countdown has started! Read more →