A Closer Look: How Do IB Schools Teach STEAM To Children?

STEM Education, STEM Education Singapore

STEAM takes the idea from STEM education and takes it to the next level, combining the foundations of this approach with an added discipline: art. It is thought that these subjects, taught by engaging students in hands-on, interdisciplinary learning, will provide students a more comprehensive understanding of the most vital skills and disciplines that the world’s workforce needs today and in the near future.

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3 Creative Friendship Day Craft Ideas For Your PYP Kids

IB School Singapore, PYP Singapore

While most people think of February as the month of love, some places celebrate it as friendship month. And what better way is there to celebrate friendship than by making some heartfelt gifts for your best friends? Working on creative crafts is beneficial to young children at the PYP level. Not only does it engage kids and nurture their creativity, it also improves their fine motor skills and builds confidence.

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Celebrate Lunar New Year Digitally In International Schools

International School, IB Subjects Singapore

It might be Phase 3 in Singapore, but huge gatherings are still out of the question. In the past years, the Lunar New Year may bode wonderful times of house-visiting and soaking in the atmosphere at Chinatown. However, this year, many are turning to digital alternatives to stay in touch and take part in the festivities!

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Learning A New Language For The IB Diploma: Is It Worth It?

International School, IB Diploma Programme

There is a common belief that learning an additional language is best done earlier. But does that mean learning a new language in high school or beyond is futile? Definitely not! There are still plenty of benefits to picking up a new language a little later in life. Not only does it benefit you when travelling, but it is also a great advantage for one’s cognitive skills or academic and career opportunities.

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Fun Ways To Boost Children’s Number Skills For Kindergarten

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Mathematical concepts are all around us, and they don’t all involve complicated concepts. Simple activities like counting and observing sizes can be easily done around the home to pique your child’s interest and confidence in numbers! As math is the foundation to much more difficult science concepts children will learn later on, getting the fundamentals down pat is crucial.

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