Students in second of ESO have begun offering their memory stimulation workshops to seniors at the ICAIME Daycare Center. The students have been working on this project in their advisory classes (tutoría) since the beginning of the school year, and now, the time has come to implement their hard work. Participants at the senior center welcomed our students with enthusiasm.
Bishop O’Connell and SIL are about to meet and share lots of amazing experiences again. This time our schools will represent us among students and families in Arlington, Virginia. Our teachers here and the American staff there are also very excited and eager to start a memorable week. Good flight and enjoy your stay!!!
The five students of 4th year that presented their projects to the Congress Phase for researchers promoted by the San Patricio Foundation in Madrid, have been selected from more than 3,000 candidates in different lines of research:
- Health Line: Francisco Luis Muñoz Garcia
- Power Line: Albert Pérez Gallardo
- Communication technologies and information Line: Xu Yinlena
- Nanotechnology and new materials Line: Marco Larrosa Durà
- Biotechnology Line: Anna Solé Papell
The program Investiga I+D +i (promoted by the Ministry of Economy and Competitiveness CSIC, Santander Universities and Endesa) main objective is to promote a taste for research in young students from all over Spain, in order to exchange experiences , knowledge and scientific concerns.
The school representatives will attend the conference to be held in Madrid over the weekend from 20th to 22nd May accompanied by Mr. Lazaro, Head of the Department of Sciences and promoter of this experience. It’s a great opportunity to interact with peers from other communities and to develop their interest in innovation, research and research work.
Congratulations to the students and teachers team that made it happen: Mr. Lazaro, Mr. Peig Mr. De La Vega, Mr. Navarro and Mr. Julià.
Yesterday, students from Primary 6th and 1st ESO participated in the Grand Final Competition Cifras y Letras SIL 2016. After several months overtaking different phases in the Catalan, Spanish , English and mathematics classes , the winners of each group met in the final. The audience could also participate and, after a hard-fought end, the group formed by Ariadna Naranjo of 1 ESO B, Marc Bestué of 1 ESO A, Marc Miquel 6A and Gerard Domínguez 6B were winners .
Congratulations to all the finalists, to teachers who have been helping them to reach the final, and to the public for their attitude. Congratulations to them all!
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!
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.