The Rome International School Chess Club meets during school hours every Tuesday and Friday from 13.00 to 13.30 in the I. Kant Library. This is a student-driven initiative which is facilitated by the librarian with the aid of the International Academy of Chess.
Screen time has emerged as a hot topic phrase amongst researchers and parents. Any interaction kids have with screens, whether it be television, iPads, mobile phones or computers can be considered "screen time."
A warm welcome to our new Science teachers! Ms. Reese, Ms. Roach, Ms. Dunne and Mr. Baldoni have joined me to nurture and inspire a love for Science in our students.
To promote a love for reading in my class, I teamed up with Ms. Smith (Grade 1S) and had my students read stories to the Grade 1 class.
In Grade 11 the students are just beginning their studies of Mendelssohn's Symphony no 4 The Italian - a particularly apt piece for us at Rome International School.