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Year 11 Vietnamese Movie Trip

On 9 September 2016, Year 11 Vietnamese Language and Literature classes made their very first field trip of the academic year to BHD Cinema at Vincom Thao Dien.  The aim of the trip was to compare and contrast the movie Tam Cam: The Untold Story and the Vietnamese cinderella-like Tam Cam as a post-reading activity of Vietnamese folk tales. The movie itself that gave the audience a feast for the eyes and a treat for the ears.  As one of the students said, “I was impressed.  The sets, especially the scenery is magnificent with professional cinematography using flycams.  Words fail

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Year 7 special day

On Wednesday, 7 September all Year 7 students came off normal timetable for a day of activities focusing on key IT Skills and Digital Citizenship, led by the Deputy Principal, Mr Mark Vella. The first session of the day focused on equipping Year 7 students with some essential IT skills involving setting up and organising folders and the creation and effective formatting of Word Documents. The theme of the second session was what it means to be a digital citizen and gaining an understanding of the concept of our digital footprint. School Prefects did a great job of assisting with

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Senior School House Captains

On Monday, 5 September 2016, secondary students voted for their 2016/17 House Captains. This year a record number of students applied with some outstanding applicants from both the Middle and Senior school. The quality of the speeches was exceptional showing the depth of student leadership currently at AIS. There were some extremely close results from the voting ballots. Congratulations to the following 2016/17 House Captains: Griffin –  DINH Duc Hieu, WALLER Hayley, TRAN Gia Bao, NGUYEN Thai Nhu Quynh (Lea) Pegasus – TRAN Hien (Austin), NGUYEN Phuong Khanh, ESTACION Zyle, SYVERSTEN Sylvia Phoenix – HIROTA Shosei, VU Hoang Thanh Trang,

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Year 2 and the Dentist

Year 2 students have been learning about looking after themselves and the choices that can lead to having balanced lifestyles. They have explored different factors that contribute to being healthy, such as food, hygiene, exercise, friendships and safety. On 14 September, Dr Guiettier from Starlight Dental Clinic visited the children at Thao Dien. Dr Guettier explained the importance of dental hygiene and showed the students how to take care of their teeth. Each child received a pack with a new toothbrush and toothpaste. According to many parents, the children used the pack to teach their family members the proper way

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