PYP's Sports Day was held at OurPlanet School on 6th Feb, 2019. The students engaged in friendly competition and developed their team spirit. They were grouped in different houses and participated in variety of fun sports organised by our P.E teacher Mr.Louis (Tug of War, Sack Race, Football and many more). It was not only [...]
Early Years and PYP 1 Sports Day was held on 5th February, 2019 at OurPlanet School where students showcased their sportsmanship skills. The students were grouped into different coded colours and played in a fair and friendly manner. The day started with a warm up session with all students and teachers starting the day together [...]
Book week at OurPlanet is a time for us to celebrate the power of words and stories. All week students have been busy exploring poems, coming up with alternative endings for popular stories and designing a giant book cover for a favourite book to display on their door. On Tuesday and Wednesday, Omani authors Dr [...]
PYP1 visited Mohammed Al Ameen Mosque in Bowsher on their unit field trip. Children and adults alike were amazed at the beauty of the decorations and the multitude of patterns found indoors, on floors, walls, mats and ceilings. PYP1 also had a chance to visit the mosque library where they were welcomed by the librarian [...]
To clean up the planet, everyone in the world needs to work together. On Thursday, students from ABA, Al Sahwa and OurPlanet joined together to clean up Shatti beach. Excitement was high as the students had a chance meet like-minded peers and make a real difference to the environment. Our schools hope to do more [...]
Last weekend, homeroom and Arabic teachers participated in a two day workshop led by Ali Ezzeddine, an experienced IB practitioner, to share strategies and sharpen their practices on how to teach Reading and Writing through Inquiry. Here are some snapshots from the 10 hour workshop.
PYP 6 enjoyed 3 fun filled days camping at Jebel Sifa. They went rock climbing, Kayaking, learnt bush craft and toasted marshmallows on their fire under the starry sky. Talent shows and volleyball kept us entertained away from the main activities. Although it wasn’t always silent in the tents some sleep was had by all. [...]
On Thursday, EY1 students invited parents to school to see the show they have been working very hard on to demonstrate that there are many different ways to tell a story, and that we can express ourselves through storytelling. They performed their favourite stories based on their unit of inquiry and the morning was filled [...]
The winter concert was a beautiful event for our school community. We had the great opportunity to see all the students performing musical instruments, singing, dancing and enjoying making live music on stage. Ms. Martha worked hard to make sure that all students were involved and participated actively in the music concert and showed the [...]
On Saturday, Jan 12th, the PTA is having Souq el Second Hand from 3-5pm. We are inviting you all to come and join us for some shopping experience at the OurPlanet School Primary playground. Bring your friends and family along for a pleasant afternoon.