Category Archives: PRIMARY

AR Celebration Term 1

At the end of each term the literary team celebrates the accomplishments of the students. We understand that each student has a number of responsibilities that must be tended to each day. Math, Science, Music, Art, P.E., Social Studies and … Continue reading

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Primary Online Reading Resource

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Singapore Math

In Primary School, we use the Singapore Math Program to teach mathematics. A focus of this program is to use visual diagrams to help students understand and express word problems. This past week in grade two the students were introduced … Continue reading

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Grade 3-5 ISCOT Soccer Tournament

On Friday September 22, the ISCOT soccer tournament was held in Wellington, Tianjin. The 12 minute games were fast and furious with low goal scoring and tough offense and defense. The Grade 3-5 girl’s challenged Wellington for 1st place and … Continue reading

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Giant Book Cover

In celebration of I Love Reading Week, students were tasked with decorating a classroom door to look like a giant book cover. In Grade 2, the students decided on “My Father’s Dragon,” by Ruth Stiles Gannett. It is a lovely … Continue reading

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TIS Library Celebrated Roald Dahl Day!

13 September is Roald Dahl’s birthday and the day when children, schools, libraries, and bookshops all around the globe celebrate his wonderful work.  This date is now known as Roald Dahl Day. Dahl was the man who made childhood more … Continue reading

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PRIMARY STUDENT COUNCIL

We gathered together for a delicious pizza lunch and got to know each other. We are looking forward to help out our community by promoting and supporting service activities and school events. We are all eager to take on more … Continue reading

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Photography Club

We have been learning about point of view in photography. There is no law that tells us that we have to take all photos at eye level and straight on. The most important point is keeping it interesting and unexpected. … Continue reading

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HOUSE LEADERS

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Mathematicians At Work!

The Grade 1 students at TIS are great mathematicians who like to demonstrate their learning in practical ways. In addition to working in our textbooks, we have enjoyed doing many hands-on activities and games to practice our addition, subtraction, and … Continue reading

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