Irene Huelín de la Torre received the General Alejandre Originality Award for her drawing about the theme What I liked the best from the Castle. Yesterday, Irene and the other participants in the activities of the Foundation Marino Todolí went to Montjuïc to enjoy a number of activities organized by the Friends of the Castle under the slogan “Living together is easy ” . Congratulations to Irene and the other participants!
Is it possible to design furniture without screws? Would they be tough enough?
In our furniture Project we are studying and working the different types of efforts and structures , we are testing the strength of materials and structures found in nature ; Did you know that a piece of paper DINA4 can support the weight of a 65cm tall stool without wrinkling ?
These days we are in a process of designing different items of furniture from not bolted assembled flat structures.
More information coming!
Our P4A pupil Lola Llamas Raga has been recognised in the “Dibuixem la Mercè” competition and has been awarded a certificate from Barcelona town hall.
We have started the caps’s solidarity campaign for this year. All students of Primary and Secundary courses participate in the campaign “Open your solidarity”, which is conducted in collaboration with the GAEM (Group Affected Multiple Sclerosis Foundation).
For this reason you can find containers for the collection of caps in different parts of the school.
Thank you all for your solidarity.
Finally, the big day has come when the godparents get together with their godchildren for the first shared readings.
The photos speak for themselves and they carry values such as friendship, responsibility, commitment …
As part of the La Marató de TV3 campaign’s outreach about Obesity and Diabetes this year, the students of 2nd ESO have attended a talk where they could learn more about aspects of these diseases and their effects in the daily people’s lives. Tania Alvarez (a nurse at Hospital Vall d’Hebron ) has explained the causes and consequences and she has stressed the importance of avoiding a sedentary lifestyle .
The 6th Primary students have atended the conference held by the students of 1st ESO in the “ Semnana de Kla Ciencia”.
The work has been used to reinforce the connection and interaction of both levels and a great oportunity to lecture in English.
After all the exhibitions a debate took place and all questions were answered.
The boys and girls in 3rd grade are learning different study techniques and we’re discovering that some of us like to express our knowledge through drawings, some others like to play the ask answer game and there are those, who are already into concept maps.
We have months ahead to learn them all.
Dr. Javier Vega , researcher at the Institute of Biomedical Research of Barcelona Agustí Pi Sunyer ( IDISAPS -UB ) , talked with the students of 3rd and 4th of ESO and the Baccalaureate , on ‘ The immune system and vaccines ‘ as part of the Science Week . His explanations and the subsequent discussion made us see the “power” of vaccines and their importance from the point of view of a scientist who has spent many years researching the subject. Thank you, Dr. Vega !
A group of students of the Master in Management at Educational Centers (University of Barcelona, UB ) visited the school yesterday as a part of the visits that they do to centers of reference. Ms. Meritxell Balcells, as director of the school, attended them and answered all their questions related to the management to link the theoretical to the practical knowledge of management . Thank you very much for the visit !