The Reception class is about much more than colors and shapes, numbers and letters... It’s an exciting time, for children. This is the year that children becomes “school ready”; developing their independence, confidence, resilience and curiosity. Each child is learning by doing things for themselves, by exploring and investigating, watching and listening, talking and discussing, creating and communicating – in other words - playing.
Looking back at the photos taken and the work we did, we (Ms Nadia and I) can really see just how much they have developed physically, emotionally, socially as well as academically.
During our time at school the Rosy Rabbits and the Lovely Lions have learned about sea animals, conservation and went on an international exploration visiting Hong Kong and the African wildlife. We also learned about numbers and shapes and discovered letters of the alphabet.
We are pleased to announce once more that on September, 1st 2019 our new campus opens in Gorki-8 village.
Independent reading and love of books is of paramount importance in our school. So, in addition to daily and monthly reading activities we also organise a Book Day every year.
With the omnipresence of technology in the 21st century, many of our social interactions are increasingly made online and are replacing face-to-face communication.
The University Museum of Natural History has the most complete specimens of the dodo, a flightless bird that went extinct in the 17th century. The museum has mummified parts of this unusual bird.
On the 29th of March, we had the opportunity to celebrate ‘Spanish Day’ at Moscow campus. All students in KS1 Year 1 and Year 2 sang and danced to a Spanish song, even the little ones from Early Years joined us and had great fun.
On 23 March, more than 75 participants took part in Cambridge Chess Tournament 2019.
On 30 March, we held Cambridge Martial Arts Tournament 2019 among the international schools which includes sambo, combat sambo, jiu-jitsu and Brazilian jiu-jitsu.
Maths Day took place on 14 March on the occasion of the Pi Day. Students took part in a Maths scavenger hunt, where they had to answer different riddles/questions related to math.