Category Archives: LIBRARY

Entice Everyone to Read with Books Trailers

Grade 5 students at TEDA Global Academy were busy making book trailers about their well-loved book during their library classes. They utilized the iMovie app and produced very creative and inspiring book teasers. The students have then linked their videos … Continue reading

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TIS Library: Important Dates to Remember

As this school year draws to a close, it’s time for us to call in all books and get our shelves in order. At the moment, we have over 1,944 items still loaned out! We will appreciate it if you … Continue reading

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TIS Annual Vocabulary Parade

Learning new vocabulary words has never been so much fun. Students at TEDA International School were tasked with choosing a word they learned at school. To show off their new knowledge, some 100 students dressed up as their word and … Continue reading

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Travel around the World at TIS

What a sensational International Week TEDA IS has had! Students in small groups traveled to over a dozen countries without ever stepping foot outside of TEDA as the school-wide house event kicked off on Tuesday, 26 March. “Travel around the … Continue reading

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Coding With Osmo

Members of Coding 101 have been experimenting with an exciting new ICT resource called OSMO. It uses a base and a mirror over the iPad camera so that the table in front of the iPad becomes a playing field. It … Continue reading

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What’s the BUZZ? The TIS Spelling Bee 2019!

TIS Spelling Bee Finals were held on the 1st of March at the PAR. The top three spellers from each grade level (Grades 1-5) and top 10 spellers (Kindergarten) went head-to-head to compete to be the ultimate super spellers! Here … Continue reading

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TEDA IS at “Kids Read 2019”

The main goals of “KIDS READ” are to foster a love of reading; to encourage young people to explore all genres of literature; and to broaden their range of authors from around the world. The focus of this book trivia … Continue reading

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Coding 101: So you wanna be a programmer?

We have a new set of kids who want to learn to become programmers! This school year, we are making programming simple by letting our new “coders” know that it is simply creating a set of instructions to achieve a … Continue reading

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Kids Read 2018

Although Kids Read has come to an end, the reading fever is still on! Fourteen teams from 7 international schools around China recently tested their knowledge of 100 books across a wide array of different genres during Kids Read 2018. … Continue reading

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Convivial reading in the library with grade 5

This week during library class grade 5 listened to the beginning of a Goosebumps story by R.L. Stine in celebration of Halloween. Some students carried the spirit further by engaging with puppets and silly hats while still focusing on their … Continue reading

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