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IB Spotlight: Mathematics

A student’s experience studying IB Mathematics is this week’s IB Spotlight focus. IB Mathematics is designed to not only develop mathematical knowledge, concepts and principles, but also foster logical, critical and creative thinking. It also aims to give students an appreciation of the international dimensions surrounding the subject and the multiplicity of its cultural and historical perspectives. Sharing his thoughts this week is AIS Year 13 student, Bao Khanh. He reveals the ups and downs of studying IB Mathematics at higher level, his reasoning for choosing the subject, and what interests him most about it. One…Two…Three…Four…. That was how mathematics

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One Day of Ms Julie, Our Kindergarten Teacher

My name is Julie Ann Estacion, I am from The Philippines, and I work as a kindergarten teacher at Australian International School (AIS) in HCMC. I have been in Vietnam for 24 years, which is also the amount of time I have worked as a kindergarten teacher. I live close to my school, and my home is always full of sunshine and greenery. I feel so happy to live in Vietnam. Whenever I have the opportunity to visit The Philippines, I always miss Vietnam as it has become my second home. Life in The Philippines is not so different from

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IB Spotlight: Physics

AIS shines its IB Spotlight on Physics this week to help uncover what life is truly like for students to study the IB Diploma. Focused on exploring and explaining the universe itself, from the very smallest subatomic particles to the vast distances between galaxies, Physics provide students the chance to develop their practical techniques, interpersonal and digital communication skills, and abilities in the use of mathematics. This week we spoke to Le Anh Huy, a Year 12 student who has been at AIS for almost three years, who revealed his approach to the course, shared how he felt the subject

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IB Spotlight: English A – Language And Literature

To continue to uncover student’s perspectives on what studying the IB Diploma is really like, this week AIS’s IB Spotlight focuses on English A: Language and Literature. This course critically studies and interprets both written and spoken texts from a wide range of different sources, and aims to develop students’ textual analysis, communications skills and understanding of how meaning is created through language. Michelle Nong, a Year 12 student who has been at AIS for over 10 years, reveals what life is like and how she feels about studying the subject, and also provides useful advice for future IB students:

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