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Grade Three-Energy

Unit Understanding Energy can be harnessed and transformed in order to be useful in our everday lives. Essential Questions What is energy? How does energy affect our everyday life? What is the best energy source? Why? Have a look at grade three students exploring energy sources and answering these important questions. Listening to a Japanese story about energy http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157626066871601 Fossil Fuels http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625972963738 Solar Energy http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625841274655 Hydropower http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625929196599 Wind Energy http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625942809870 Biomass http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625893973508 Electricity http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625847781561 Field trip to Meralco http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157626007676449 Read full article »

Grade Two-Interconnectedness

Unit Understanding Ecosystems can help us to understand that organisms and their environments are interconnected and that changes in one part of the system will affect other parts of the system. Essential Questions How are living things connected? Why do living things look different? How do we know our environment is healthy? Have a look at grade two students exploring this concept at the community garden Read full article »

Grade One-Growth

Unit Understanding Plants like animals have certain requirements in order to grow and stay healthy. Essential Questions What affects plants growth? How do we know when something is growing? Why should we care for plants? We used lots of resources including our Community Garden and our Service Partners to help us answer these questions... http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625909240495 Planting at the community garden http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625922282388 Visiting the school compost heap http://www.flickr.com/photos/ismanilaes/sets/72157625897669733 Comparing people and plants We found 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.