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Grade 7s Sell T-shirt to Help Refugees

Grade 7s Sell T-shirt to Help Refugees

Podcast produced by Kacper T + Filippa S, Guest podcast reporters

May 6, 2019


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Listen to the podcast. Click here to order t-shirts and support this good cause.   https://youtu.be/U0tm6c5Nftc

Visual Arts Inspired by Music and Emotions

Visual Arts Inspired by Music and Emotions

Angelina F., Guest Writer and art student

April 9, 2019


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On Thursday 28 March, at 17.00, the DP Visual Arts Exhibition was held in Art room 55 in the main building of Stockholm International School. Curated by the artists themselves, the exhibition featured the marvellous artworks of Maya Davison Kunhardt and Carmen Koidumäe, two grade 12 Visual Arts ...

An Unforgettable Experience in New York

An Unforgettable Experience in New York

Emma V., Editor

April 5, 2019


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(Song: Alicia Keys "Empire State of Mind (Part II) Broken Down") This year, 11 students from SIS travelled to New York to attend the NHSMUN conference. After months of research for our various committees, including writing opening speeches, policy memos, and drafting possible clauses - it was fin...

Food, Fun, and Festivities at the Language Fair

David M., Reporter and Editor

March 29, 2019


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On Wednesday, March the 20th, students from the EAL, Swedish, Spanish, and French language classes celebrated the language, traditions, and cultures. It was an excellent opportunity to practice their language, share knowledge and learn something new about other cultures. The evening was marked w...

Pi Day with 7P

Pi Day with 7P

Fanni V, Junior Reporter

March 27, 2019


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Overall, The Pi Day was a successful event for 7P. The class was divided into 2 teams: The GREEN team consisting of girls and The RED team consisting of boys. We had printed different nature patterns, cut various shapes and had so much fun while doing it! When Pi Day had reached us, the Green team...

War and Friendship in Brussels

War and Friendship in Brussels

Lindsay M., Guest Writer

March 25, 2019


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 At eight o'clock on the Friday night of March 8th, thirteen students and their teachers landed at Arlanda Airport. They were greeted by parents and friends, or in my case an empty train platform, and sleepily got in their cars to head home. These exhausted students had just spent a week writing ...

Global School Strike for Climate Change

Global School Strike for Climate Change

Emma V., Editor

March 18, 2019


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Thousands of students in Stockholm took part in the school strike for climate change. They skipped their classes on Friday to march through the city and demand for politicians to take action against climate change. Many of the students created banners with slogans such as, “Why would we study fo...

Creative Pursuit of Personal Projects

Creative Pursuit of Personal Projects

Emma V., Editor

February 20, 2019


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Every year, the students in MYP 5 complete the “personal project”. This project includes a product, a process journal, and a report. The project spans from September until March and requires hard and dedicated work. Some of the projects this year include a digital guide for athletes, a website ...

SISMUN 2019 Comes to a Close

SISMUN 2019 Comes to a Close

Maya M., Editor

February 4, 2019


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After a long day of debate and discussion, we have finally come to one of concluding points of the SISMUN conference; the creation and submission of resolutions. This is the reason for the debates in the first place. All resolutions were very well-thought out and reached through invigorat...

SIS Mini Mun

SIS Mini Mun

Emma V., Editor

February 3, 2019


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The Mini MUN conference for 6th and 7th graders followed the theme of SISMUN: threats to democracy. The topic of Mini MUN was an invasion of our planet by aliens who look identical to humans, whose aim was to take over our society. They were targeting MEDCs (more economically developed countries) in...

Crisis in the WTO

Crisis in the WTO

February 1, 2019


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The World Trade Organizations topic is “Neocolonialism through Trade Dependence”. Basically, they are talking about countries who exert indirect control over other countries by making them dependent their trade. They have been forming alliances, debating, and conducting resolutions. This has hel...

Hectic Debate Sparks in Disarmament Committee

Hectic Debate Sparks in Disarmament Committee

February 1, 2019


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The Disarmament Committee will be debating about the topic of “Development and proliferation of lethal autonomous weapons”. As with all the committees, they have a set of questions which they are discussing: How do LAWs threaten international security? Are LAWs moral? Which solutions have been attempted...

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