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SIS Unites Across Cultures

SIS Unites Across Cultures

Junheok.C., Reporter

November 8, 2019

SIS has been celebrating UN day for more than a decade. And also this year. UN day is the day where students can engage international event with  pride. October 24th was UN day. SIS celebrated this UN day by having special event. It had two main parts - a speech and a parade.  The ambassado...

Fund Raising Spirit Concert at SIS

Fund Raising Spirit Concert at SIS

Alice.T, Reporter

November 2, 2019

To celebrate the beginning of SIS’s Spirit Fund, the school threw a huge concert with inspiring speeches and great music. The Johanneskyrkan church in front of the school’s main building was filled with students, parents and teachers as they gathered for the concert. The entrance hall greeted t...

New to Stockholm? – What should you do?

New to Stockholm? – What should you do?

Dan C., Reporter and Photographer

October 21, 2019

  Djurgården   Djurgården is an island which I like to call ‘The Museum Island’. The reason is because there are so many museums and other fun places that you should go in this island. Here are some of the attractions that I recommend: First of all, there is the famous ...

The Class of Twenty-Twenty is Ready!

The Class of Twenty-Twenty is Ready!

Wilma H., Editor

October 17, 2019

This Friday, ABC Gruppen, who organizes graduations caps for graduates of Stockholm International School as well as other schools around Sweden, visited our school’s seniors. The students got to measure their head and try on different caps to find the perfect size for them as well as design t...

Game Club: Rise of the GDC

Game Club: Rise of the GDC

Gabriel B. and Junheok C., Authors

October 14, 2019

The game development club has been active for more than a year and a half. They already created one game called ‘Catastrophe’, where you get to enforce the army of space cats to make them conquer over the space! According to one of the members, ‘Catastrophe’ has an outlandish theme that fits a...

Girl Up is Back on Track

Girl Up is Back on Track

Sarra C., Writer

October 7, 2019

  No matter who they are or what their background is, girls around the world have the power to transform the world, themselves and the community they live in. Girl Up, which was founded by the United Nations in 2010, is a campaign dedicated to securing equal opportunities for underprivileged girls in co...

IB Survival Guide Part 3: Creativity, Activity, Service (CAS)

IB Survival Guide Part 3: Creativity, Activity, Service (CAS)

Saga M. and Emma V.

October 1, 2019

What is it? Although many people complain about CAS, it is actually a great opportunity to step out of your comfort zone and learn new things. Take advantage of this opportunity!  For the creativity aspect there are many clubs you can join at SIS and meet new people. For the activity section you can ta...

IB DP Survival Guide Part 2: The Extended Essay

IB DP Survival Guide Part 2: The Extended Essay

Saga M. and Emma V.

September 23, 2019

What is an Extended Essay? The Extended Essay (EE) is a 4,000-word essay that every IB student needs to write in order to obtain their diploma. According to the IBO: “The extended essay is an independent, self-directed piece of research, finishing with a 4,000-word paper.” This piece of work ...

Micro Plastic Quest

Micro Plastic Quest

Alice.T, reporter

September 19, 2019

We have all heard of the Great Paicific Garbage Patch (GPGP) in the middle of the Pacific Ocean and its ongoing threat to marine life. Unfortunately, all that plastic doesn’t decompose like organic products. It turns into smaller pieces that are even harder or nearly impossible to remove from the oce...

IB DP Survival Guide

IB DP Survival Guide

Saga M. and Emma V.

September 16, 2019

  Choosing Your Subjects When choosing your subjects for the IB, you need to have a general idea of what you want to do in the future. For example, if you want to study medicine in university, you have to take biology and chemistry. If you want to study something in the area of politics,...

What Is the Class of 2019 Up To Now?

What Is the Class of 2019 Up To Now?

Emma V., Editor

September 9, 2019

We decided to interview some of the graduates from the class of 2019 to see what their plans are and if they have any advice on how to survive the IB. We interviewed Tess E., Olivia W., Sumedha J., Lauren M., Leano C., and Minseok L. to see what their post-SIS futures hold. 1. Describe your IB experience in one word. Tes...

Welcome Back Everyone!

Welcome Back Everyone!

Emma V., Editor

September 4, 2019

We hope you've all had a good summer, and we want to say a warm welcome to all our new students! We ourselves have five new members on the crew of the Quirky Quibbler, so you can be expecting many new articles to start rolling in. We will keep you updated on school events, things happening around St...

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