Category: What’s Happening

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Building community through LEAP

Developing leadership skills is one way we cultivate character and empower engagement for our students at CDNIS. When students exert leadership they gain self confidence, personal agency and a sense of accomplishment. While some...

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Stronger Subtraction Strategies

See below for Steve Brown’s (Grade 4C) blog post on subtraction strategies.  When I was teaching in the UK (back in 2001), I remember attending a Math workshop for teachers where we were shown...

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Thinking Robots

Guest post from Vivian Fung, LTT Today’s students are immersed in technology. At CDNIS, through robotics, they learn to see technology as not only an immutable aspect of their environment but also as a...

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Robotics Challenge in Grade 4

A fantastic post by Learning Support teacher, Laura Liguori, about Robotics in Grade 4! During the eight weeks before Christmas break, Grade 4 Students are taking on the Robotics Challenge. What is the Robotics...

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Prep Visits OneDoor

Prep students visited OneDoor last week to see how a computer system is taken apart. Mr. Ben showed the students how to open a laptop and then engaged the students to identify the parts and...

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Our Great Escape – 9/F Playground

Amidst growing concerns regarding the pressure-cooker education system in Hong Kong, Canadian International School of Hong Kong is recognizing the benefits of offering play-based learning to its younger years students in order to stimulate...

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Taking It Up a Notch with AiR

Artists in Residence (AiR) bring students together with local and international artists who share their expertise and passion. As real-life professional artists, their connection to art and creative expression is deeply authentic, and they...

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CDNIS PYP Overview

For new and prospective parents who want to learn about our curricular programme and how the PYP is structured at CDNIS, please click on the video link below.   CDNIS PYP Overview from CDNIS...

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