Archives for February, 2015

Food Production, Food Miles and the Green House Effect.

The Greenhouse Effect. Did you know that every time we transport something, the engine of the boat, train, truck or plane that is used gives out invisible gas called CARBON DIOXIDE. This gas is making an invisible force field around our planet that is keeping too much heat in our planet. Heat should be able to move away into space so that Read full article »

Safe Guardians of the World.

This year our Elementary School Music Department, through the Grade Four Children's Musical Theatre group produced a performance entitled 'Safe Guardians of the World.' The 'Big Idea' of the production was SUSTAINABILITY. The performance was organised in the same way that the Compass Point method of analysing life on our planet is organised with four main elements (N)ature, (S)ociety, (E)conomy and Read full article »

Student Taking Action Planner.

Sometimes it can be challenging to know where to start when faced with problems in our local community or even the world at large. Do not worry, help is at hand! You can use this taking action planner (scaffold in teacher language) to organise your thoughts and ideas into manageable steps. Just click the link below then make a copy! Link here !   Read full article »

ISM Community Gardens Project

In 2009 students, teachers and parents from ES, MS and HS all joined hands and built our ISM Community Garden! Since then we have been learning more about plants, making friends from all over our school and solving problems together.

Service Partners

By learning more about the people in our community we are able to help each other solve problems like trash, floods and poverty. Click here to find out more about our Service Partners, who they are, what they do and how you can get involved!

Service, Environment and Sustainability in the Wider ISM Community

Click here to discover more about the various service, environmental and sustainability initiatives happening in ISM.