Computational Thinking and Coding For Kids

Education is such an important part of children’s development and there are so many different teaching styles, curriculum and methods that are being used in educational establishments today. The use of technological aids...

Smart Steps – improving your child’s daily physical diet

The Smart Steps approach The Smart Steps program forms a fundamental part of the Early Years curriculum at the Australian International School. The program offers a well-balanced mix of activities designed to develop ‘automaticity’, making...

Ghost Nets of the Ocean

The beginning of June saw the launch of the Ghost Nets of the Ocean, Au Karem ira Lamur Lu Exhibition at the Asian Civilisations Museum, Singapore which will be exhibited at the Museum...

AIS makes every moment special with Storypark

The Australian International School has partnered with Storypark to introduce an App for parents which allows them to relive the important moments that happen in the school day and to feel more involved with...

When choosing a pre-school, ask yourself one very important question – what is their...

Why is this such an important question for a parent to ask? As families conduct tours and gather information in preparation for choosing a Nursery or Preschool for their young children, we invite you to...

Experiencing STEAM subjects at MIT

  As part of the Nord Anglia Education family, four DCIS (Dover Court International School) students will head to MIT in Boston to take part in a week-long event immersed in STEAM (Science, Technology, Engineering,...

Learning through Play – What does that look like?

The Link between Play and Classroom Learning There is a lot of conversation about the importance of play for young learners and whether we are giving our children enough time to play. The questions...

Fun with small children in Singapore

Having a small child can often be isolating. It can often be hard to think about ways to fill the day so that your little one is stimulated while you as a parent...

The Power of Sports in Developing Children

Sports is an important part of a child’s educational journey and development as it fosters transferable characteristics that are applicable to everyday life as well as building character along the way. In their quest...

Deciphering Reggio Emilia

There are more options to a child’s education than ever before – especially in early childhood. Increasingly educational philosophies tend towards a holistic approach which gives equal weight to artistic, physical and emotional endeavours...