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Sep 22, 2021

6 things you might not know about bilingualism!

Bilingualism is much more than learning another language. How well people speak a second language (or more) depends on age,…

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Sep 22, 2021

Dispelling myths about bilingualism

Bilingualism is a fluency of two languages. SISD is one of the few bilingual schools in the UAE, offering English/French,…

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Aug 15, 2021

How to improve your child’s confidence

A new school year can be a daunting time for children who’ve been enjoying summer, especially if they’re entering a…

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Aug 15, 2021

Getting ready for the first day of school – Early Years

The Early Years programme at SISD is designed to encourage inquiry-based learning for children. We follow the International Baccalaureate (IB)…

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Jul 26, 2021

Why is the International Baccalaureate (IB) programme growing in popularity?

As we’ve talked about in previous posts, the IB Programme sets itself apart from other curricula by focusing on critical…

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Jul 26, 2021

The importance of reading over the summer holidays

During summer break, it’s important for children to rest, have fun, and stay active, but we also want to provide…

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Jul 26, 2021

How to keep your child active over the summer

While summer can be a time for students to rest from the school year, it’s important they maintain a healthy…

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Jun 22, 2021

The importance of play-based learning for children in Early Years

Play-based learning programmes use play as a context for learning. These programmes allow children to experiment, explore, and solve problems…

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