Yoga is a key to the holistic growth of mental and physical health. International Yoga Day was celebrated with great enthusiasm as the students enjoyed the asanas, breathing exercises and hearty laughter of relaxation.
The Quran recitation competition was conducted for students of Grade 1-12. Students were excited and ready with the Suwar, and they participated with great enthusiasm.
Healthy competition is what sports promotes and it was indeed the case when students played against each other during the competition. The children competed in games like football, carom board and obstacle races. Their patience and brain power were put to test in the Inter-house chess competition.
Learning has no boundaries! SSIS has introduced a bunch of fun & learning after school activities for the students. Some activities are for FREE, whereas the more exclusive ones come with a small monthly fee. The school has coaching sessions of Football, Martial Arts, Cricket, Abacus Maths, Basketball, Yoga, Dance, Music, Art & Craft, Chess, Language, Photography, Literary and Vocational studies.
With a mission to reduce, reuse and recycle consumed waste to conserve the environment, the kindergartners donned their creative hats and came up with beautiful hand-crafted items. It’s truly inspiring to see how with a little help from the parents our little ones transformed egg shells, discarded papers, old newspapers, used plastic spoons, cotton, straws, carton boxes, used plastic bottles, cans, threads etc into beautiful reusable objects.
On account of World Art Day, a coloring competition was held for the kindergarten section. All children displayed their coloring skills. They painted their favorite cartoon characters and prizes were given to all.
Under the sponsorship of ADEC, Abu Dhabi University invited all schools to participate in the fourth Inter-school SCRATCH Competition. SCRATCH is a visual environment that teaches students how to program computers in visually easy, entertaining and engaging ways. The long-term goal is to promote STEM (Science, Technology, Engineering, and Math)
SSIS plans and organizes field trips through the year for all its students. They are accompanied by their teachers and everyone goes back home with memorable experiences and wonderous stories to share.
A trip to the Zoo for the tiny tots
Kindergarten tiny tots recently visited the Emirates Park & Zoo, Abu Dhabi. They came face to face with the animals and were able to relate to the pictures of the animals in their textbooks.