For several years now, NIST Elementary School has had the House hat as a new part of our school uniform. This has certainly smartened up the overall appearance of students in our school and enabled them to develop greater House pride and personal connections between students within our House groups. Unfortunately lately we have seen a growing […]
After several years of the NIST blogs, we have finally developed a brand new site that provides you with more personalized posts…as well as a distinctive NIST flair. Please visit the brand new NIST Link for all new posts, and don’t forget to bookmark its landing page: http://blogs.nist.ac.th.
Kenn Nesbitt, former US Children’s Poet Laureate, will be with us March 21st to 22nd and has offered to autograph copies of his books! The Mechai Learning Commons will have copies of Kenn’s books for sale Monday March 17th through to Tues 22nd, the final day of Kenn’s visit. The cost of the paperback poetry […]
It was a busy week last week in the MLC with many periods of multiple use by multiple groups – class teachers searching for information books; EAL teachers and students finding and sharing great literary non-fiction print resources; groups looking closely together at the features of self-selected non-fiction; class groups interacting with and reflecting on [ […]