The Outer Space

Have you ever looked at the night sky and wondered, “what else is out there?”. Space exploration is a children natural curiosity. The Universe, the Earth, the Sun, the Moon, the planets… Children at 5 years old class are having the opportunity to satisfy their curiosity as they learn and explore about space travel, astronauts, planets, stars… If you want… Read more →

My City Project

  We have developed a project about the city in 5 years old class. But where to begin? We started having a long conversation about what they knew, places they used to go and connecting things they do over there with the city they live in and the city they would like to have. Gathering the students around a pile… Read more →

Dear classmate…

3rd grade students have been very busy these days writing and decorating some postcards they’re going to exchange among themselves. We have already sent them, so now all the students are waiting impatiently. Don’t forget to check your mailboxes everyday! Read more →

LONDON

After reading  London – A day in the city, 4th graders have been working on different projects about interesting places to visit in the capital of England. Read more →

Welcome to Arturo Soria Restaurant

The key to healthy eating is to enjoy a variety of food. Nowadays, it is very important to learn how to eat healthy and that is the reason why in 4 years old, children are investigating and learning about the different types of food: fruits, vegetables, grain food, seeds, legumes… They know that a healthy diet will help them to… Read more →

2nd Grade

In unit 7, we are practicing how to ask who the owner of an object is. The questions “Whose is this…?” and “whose are these…?” are the structures we are dealing with in this group, in this unit. To learn things better we believe that songs are essential, that is why we have prepared this videoclip for us to learn and… Read more →

Arturo Soria Newscast in 4th Grade

Recently we wrote and performed our own newscasts in the 4th grade classes. Each of the groups prepared their stories based on something that was happening in or out of school at the time. The students enjoyed adding comedy to their productions. We hope you like watching! Click on the following links to watch the videos: https://youtu.be/t6zVn3knuJQ and   https://youtu.be/8EHGJ2PKE3Q Read more →

New Term- New Project

During this term, the project that we are working on (4 years old class) is about plants and insects. As you know, in every project we usually read some popular books related with the topic, so this time, we have chosen “The very hungry caterpillar”. What a wonderful book! It teaches kids about eating healthfully and the process of becoming… Read more →

Early Humans Project

Can you imagine yourself travelling back in time? We have done it in 5 years old class and it has been terrorific! We have learned how they lived working on a super project about early humans and we can tell you everything we know about it now. Do you want to take a look?! Read more →

Easter Bunny!

Since a few days ago, we have been receiving different clues around Infant Education building: cards with messages, rabbit foot prints on the carpets… so that means…..something is going to happen!! Toda y is the last day before Easter holidays, and as every year someone very special has come to visit us. Can you guess who? …. Yesss! Easter bunny!!… Read more →

Project Based Learning

At our school, we use a Project Based Learning (PBL) pedagogy in Infant Education. It is a student centered pedagogy where kids learn about a subject. It integrates knowing and doing, and it involves teachers, children and families too. There is no right or wrong answer so it helps children to take risks and learn a lot! As we all… Read more →

What do you want to be when you grow up?

We’ve been learning about jobs in 5 years old, Leopards’ class. Doctor, police officer, vet, firefighter, dentist, pilot, librarian… They identified jobs they already knew and jobs their family members have. They also learned some new and did role-play. And much more! A storyelling, a song, a self- portrait and very interesting conversations.                … Read more →

THE FOOD PYRAMID 3.0

Hi everyone! This is the third time we display the Food Pyramid on the walls of our school. We are learning about Healthy habits and healthy choices when living, sleeping and eating. Our 6th graders have made models of foods on cardboard and stuck them on this huge pyramid. Apart from the foods you will find extra information about the… Read more →

Wild Animals and Pets

We continued to learn about animals in 1st Grade this week and we practiced distinguishing between pets and wild animals. First, we watched a video about a young girl’s favorite pet and then we played the flyswatter game, as seen in the photos. At the end of class, the students worked on an animal crossword puzzle in pairs.   Read more →

Winter Olympics 2018

This week, in 6th grade, we learned about Winter Olympic Sports, given that the Winter Olympics just took place in Pyeongchang, South Korea. First, we read about each of the sports and then we categorised them according to the type of sport. After that, we played Jeopardy to test what we learned. The students really enjoyed it!   Read more →

Animal Book Project

Animals are always exciting for children. This time, after finishing the unit in First Grade we decided to carry on with a fun project to expand our vocabulary and develop a thinking skill: sequencing a story based on what animal can do. There we go with the Animal Foldable Book! Read more →

Compare and Contrast

Take two objects, people, ideas… whatever… Identify their similarities and differences… Write them down in a worksheet… Compose a conclusion… That is what we have done in 2nd grade after studying the animals. We have compare Crocodiles to Monkeys.   Read more →

The Rainbow Fish

One of the big Projects of Infant Education is called “The Water” and during the second term, all students of 3 years old investigate everything that they want about it. They really learn a lot! In the English class, they also learn a lot of things about the water and taking advantage of this theme we like reading the famous… Read more →

The Sword in the Stone

The year is 726. A sword called Excalibur is stuck in a stone. Only the true King of England can take it out. Meet King Arthur, Gwynevere, Sir Robin, Lancelot, Morgan La Fay and Merlin in this incredible and hilarious play. The theatre company Face2Face performed the play “The Sword in the stone” last 26th January in the school hall.… Read more →

Wild Wild West

Yeehawww!! Last Friday afternoon, all children of Infant Education enjoyed “in the theatre”. The company known as Face2Face came to Arturo Soria School once again, to play one of its English shows. There is nothing like a live performance! We saw the play: Wild Wild West and we lived a lot of adventures with Johnny “the bad cowboy” and his sister… Read more →

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 →