Academic Program Updates

Sep
18

DP Biology Unites Fashion and Science

Fashion is all around us.  Many people pay attention to it, while others take it for granted. DP student, Shirley Ma, characterizes herself as a “fan of fashion with a conscience!”  Shirley had already been investigating the poor working conditions of people producing textiles in several Asian countries, but it was during a unit about water in Biology class […]

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Sep
18

Students Cross Bridges; With a Rhythm | 学生们通过节奏增进了解

Crossing bridges can be done in numerous ways and our DP Music students discovered that one of these ways is through music. Students had the honor of meeting some extraordinary local musicians who allowed them to explore different Chinese instruments unknown to most of them.  Apart from the instruments themselves, students learned about the long history of musical instruments in China […]

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Sep
11

See How Things Move in DP Physics / DP物理课上的碰撞 / DP 물리에서 어려움을 겪을 때는

Statement of Inquiry: How can we predict the positions of moving objects with multiple variables? Key Concept: Application of Kinematic Equations Related Concepts: Position vs. Time Graphs, Velocity vs. Time Graphs, Making predictions, Multivariable Algebra The first cohort of the QAIS DP Physics class hit the ground rolling as their curiosity and algebra skills were tested in the […]

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Sep
04

Big Steps in Little Shoes / 用小脚丫跨出大步伐

The first two weeks of school passed like a whirlwind in our toddler class and how exciting it was. Our returning students readjusted to the routine with confidence and enthusiasm with just a little reminder of some ground rules. Our new students proved to be eager to explore and it is a real joy to […]

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Sep
04

Welcome to the Panda Book Awards / 欢迎参与熊猫图书奖

Reading is a fundamental skill for learning, personal growth, and enjoyment. Every day, the QAIS Library devotes itself to ensure that students are connected to the books and information that will nurture and inspire a love for reading. The library will host celebrations and plan reading initiatives throughout the year. We start with The Panda […]

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Jun
19

Best for Last – Grade 2 & 3 unit celebration

Grades 2 and 3 ended the semester showing off their very best for parents and guests.

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Jun
19

Creativity takes courage performance

Ending the year on a high note of talent and charisma, the PYP and MYP students played and sang their hearts out for the final music show of the term.

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Jun
12

“ART” Topping Success

QAIS was transformed into a high end art studio, as gorgeous installations decorated the 1st floor.

By Rosanne Goedhart | Academic Program Updates . Music & Art
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Jun
12

Grade 10 Personal Project

In culmination of their final year in the IB MYP, 10th grade students Lucy Dustman, Candy Choi, and Andee Ashelman pulled out all the stops on their final personal projects.

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Jun
05

Locked-in of Their Own Free Will

QAIS hosted its first-ever Lock-In on Friday, June 2. Coordinated by MYP students Wendy Pak and Emily Shang, 30 Grade 7 – 10 students enjoyed food and games while sharing their community spirit from 3:40pm on Friday until 10:00am on Saturday, June 3.

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