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Primary 1 celebra el Día de Andalucía en plena Naturaleza

Primary 1 celebra el Día de Andalucía en plena Naturaleza

To celebrate the beautiful sunshine of Andalucía, on Andalucía Day, we took our Primary 1 students out of school and into the local park! The sky was blue, the sun shone and the children had great fun. We have been learning about the park, natural and man-made things, trees, plants, and bugs. We were able...

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Primary Buddies at Yago School

Primary Buddies at Yago School

En el colegio privado internacional bilingüe Yago School tenemos un sistema de Buddies por el que alumnos de distintos cursos se ayudan mutuamente en diferentes actividades. Os mostramos un ejemplo de cómo los alumnos de P4 ayudan a los de P1 con el spelling de los números jugando al Bingo y con la lectura en inglés. At Yago School we have...

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Yago School Book Club: Reading in English

Yago School Book Club: Reading in English

In February, Infant3 students are reading “Good Night Gorilla”, by Peggy Rathmann.   They are learning different letters related to the story, such as E for elephant, or F for flashlight. As well, they are learning a poem related to the animals, their type of skin and where they live! You can see the students...

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Public Speaking en Infant 5

Public Speaking en Infant 5

Our Infant 5 children delivered speeches called “People We Love” yesterday in our very first Public Speaking show. Having just celebrated Peace Day and with Valentine’s Day tomorrow, we have been talking a lot about love and what that means in our English classes. To prepare for the event, the children brought in a picture...

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Public Speaking in Infant 5

Public Speaking in Infant 5

Testing. Testing.  1. 2. 3. As a novelty this year, our Infant 5 students have a subject dedicated solely to public speaking! In the class. We learn techniques to help them speak with clarity and confidence in front of their peers and teachers. So far, we’ve learned the importance of having good posture, jotting down...

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Winter Topic in our Yago Book Club for Infant 3

Winter Topic in our Yago Book Club for Infant 3

During the first two weeks of January, our Infant 3 children learned all about snowmen as part of the Yago Book Club. They found out that snowmen can be pretty sneaky at night and do lots of fun stuff while we are asleep, like drink chocolate milk, have snowball fights, make snow angels and much...

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The Reading Buddies are here!

The Reading Buddies are here!

The Primary English Department have made the initiative of starting a “Reading Buddy” system P1 students have been making a really big effort to continue with their learning Phonics and reading. Because they are doing so well, they decided that they would like to share what they have learnt with others. Some groups of P4...

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Yago Book Club: Winnie the Witch Halloween Party

Yago Book Club: Winnie the Witch Halloween Party

  Como parte del proyecto de fomento de la lectura y la expresión oral en inglés “The Yago Book Club”, nuestros alumnos de Infant 5 han estado leyendo durante el mes de octubre el libro “Winnie the Witch”. Durante todo el mes han estado leyendo, conociendo a su autor y profundizando en su temática. A principios...

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Halloween activities with our students

Halloween activities with our students

Every October 31st, we celebrate the international Halloween festival by inviting our students to come in costumes, we call a pumpkin or dance contest, storytellers … and all the children walk around the School singing and saying “Trick or treat” to get their candies. But the School does not stop. In addition to learning values such...

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English Student of the Month in Infant

English Student of the Month in Infant

As a way of celebrating the effort and good intentions in English class, this September we started with the English Student of the Month initiative. It consists of five categories: Speaker Listener Helper Participant Vocabulary Whizz One child from each class is chosen for each category. Their photo is placed on a board for the...