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Grade 3 Service and Environmental Learning 2013/14.

  3.Connections to the Natural World. (Sources of Energy & Renewable Energy) wk20-29 Unit Understandings Energy comes from different sources and can be converted, harnessed and stored. Essential Questions - What are the best energy sources and why?- Does energy make our lives better? Dispositions Comments Responsible •Must strive for accuracy and precision in researching for the task. •In charge of locating, organizing and presenting research. •Take ownership of final product when Read full article »

Grade Two-Discovery

Unit Understanding The Earth is a part of a vast and complex universe. Essential Questions What can you discover beyond Earth? How does day and night happen? What would happen if there was no Sun? Where does the moon go? Look and listen to some grade two students meeting a very special visitor! http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625788957345 Here are some students wondering about space and doing some research to find answers! http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625918890725 This research Read full article »

Grade Three-Citizenship

Unit Understanding A responsible citizen makes educated decisions (based on rights and responsibilities, needs and wants) and contributes to the overall betterment of the community Essential Questions • How does a citizen become a good citizen? • How do people make fair decisions? • How do hierarchies help groups of people stay organized and why is it important? See how students communicated their ideas by sending emails.... Have 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.