IB Middle Years Programme

Dec
04

QAIS Robotics Teams Win All in MakeX National Robotics Competition | QAIS 的机器人团队在MAKE X 国家机器人竞赛中胜出

We are excited to share that some of our students in Grade 9 & 10 MYP Design recently competed in the MakeX National Robotics Championships in Shenzhen. This Three day event was organized from November 23rd to November 26th, 2017. MYP Design students have been learning about Robotics and preparing for the National MakeX Robotics […]

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Nov
20

A Musical Encounter With the Past | 音乐带着我们与历史邂逅

Sometimes the randomness of life presents us with unique, wonderful opportunities. It was one of these opportunities that facilitated music teacher Lauren Borodenko’s meeting with Zang Yimin (Elvis), a Chinese musician who has studied and performs music from the regions of Mongolia, Tuva and Manchuria. After a change meeting in Beijing, Yimin, who originally hails from Qingdao, agreed […]

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Nov
17

QAIS Hosts the Youth Leadership Summit | QAIS举办了青年领导力峰会

In 2014 the vision for youngleaders.world was born and five months later 1500 students came together in Edmonton, Canada to discover a secret, a hidden power within. That our lives could hold more. What started as a dream of three founders is now becoming a movement of 100.000 youth and will reach 13 countries by […]

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Nov
06

Our Volleyball U19 Girls Take the Victory | 我们的 U19 女子排球队取得胜利

Last Wednesday marked a new milestone in QAIS history as our mighty U19 Girls’ Volleyball Team beat their opponents, Southlands School, in a thrilling match. The great mood was set the moment we mounted the bus to drive towards our rivals as everyone was confident about our strengths even if some were a little nervous. […]

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Oct
30

Xi’an: A Journey of Discovery for Grade 8 Students | 西安:八年级学生的探索之旅

To enrich their unit on World Religions, Mr. Brian’s 8th grade Humanities class enjoyed a 3.5-day field trip to Xi’an. This city was a natural choice for this unit, because Xi’an marked the beginning and end of the ancient Silk Road, which brought different goods, ideas and beliefs to China. The students have been studying […]

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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

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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May
09

Narwhals Join the Red Lions

Though a narwhal joining up with a lion may seem a bit odd, it is, in fact, a perfect match. QAIS has once again partnered with the Qingdao Red Lions, affording our MYP and DP students the extra opportunity to fine tune and hone their football (soccer) skills.

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May
02

The Power of Experiences: a Perspective of Learning

Learning is best when it occurs in context. Learning is memorable and impactful when the experiences in which we live allow us to see parts of ourselves we do not often appreciate.

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