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Remote learning in pictures

Rome International School's online learning programme is featured in Italy's national newspaper, Corriere della Sera.

Virtual learning portraits show what's important to 4Y students

Mr Young asked his students to create a virtual learning portraits which had to include items that have been most important to them during these past weeks of remote learning.

Virtual learning portraits show what's important to 4Y students

Mr Young asked his students to create a virtual learning portraits which had to include items that have been most important to them during these past weeks of remote learning.

Year 1C met to vote on what they wanted to learn about this term.

Year 1C met earlier this week to vote on what they wanted to learn about this term. It was an amazing achievement for children at the start of their learning journey - they chose a topic, proposed and voted over conference call. 

Year 2 students had a blast during a live library session with Ms Buccedi reading %22How to take an Elephant on the Bus%22.

Year 2 students had a blast during a live library session with Ms Buccedi reading "How to take an Elephant on the Bus".

Early Years teachers record stories for their students in the school woods. 

Early Years teachers record stories for their students in the school woods. 

Early Years teachers record stories for their students in the school woods. 

Early Years teachers record stories for their students in the school woods. 

Mr Parker, Teacher of Year 4 gets lessons and activities ready for his students on Seesaw. 

Early Years teachers prepare activities for home learning. 

Early Years teachers prepare activities for home learning. 

Early Years teachers prepare activities for home learning. 

Early Years teachers prepare activities for home learning. 

Mr Baldoni, Teacher of Biology in the Middle and High School prepares an online lesson for Year 12 IB students.

Mr Baldoni, Teacher of Biology in the Middle and High School prepares an online lesson for Year 12 IB students.

Mr Young, PYP Teacher of Year 4, responds to a live chat with his students via Seesaw. 

Mr Young, PYP Teacher of Year 4, responds to a live chat with his students via Seesaw. 

Remotely Inspiring Students

Following a decision by the Italian government to temporarily close all schools in Italy in response to the Covid-19 outbreak until September 2020, Rome International School students are continuing their education online. 

Virtual learning highlights

    Remote Learning - Video Playlist

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    Natural curiosity stimulates inquiry: an unexpected conversation

    This week Ms Buccedi was supposed to start Year 3 on their next Unit of Inquiry related to water. As usual, Ms Buccedi researched which resources would stimulate questions and encourage discussion on where we can find information about this topic. As it sometimes happens, Ms Buccedi wasn't able to lead the conversation to the topic because the children had the urgency to talk about something more important for them. Coronavirus is a topic they are listening to very much during this period and they were full of questions that they wanted answers to.

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    Year 10 Art with Ms Cope

    The Arts theme this year from Globeducate is 'Dreams' and Year 10 students have been investigating Surrealism. Year 10 have been examining the key features of one of the most renowned artists of the surrealist era, Salvador Dali. At home, they have been exploring how to use graphic materials for tone, shading, texture, shape, colour and contrast, to develop visual ideas to make their own surreal imagery.

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    PYP Exhibition: 6K students Valentina, Ian and Shahrum teach their peers!

    Valentina, Ian and Shahrum in 6K didn't let the virus get in the way of their Exhibition! Valentina wanted to share her passion for Minecraft and teach children from years 4,5 and 6 all about the game. Shahrum and Ian chose to teach other children some of their skills and knowledge about Basketball! They all carried out interesting and interactive lessons for their peers. Well done!

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