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Interviewing SIS Music Club!

Interviewing SIS Music Club!

Rebekka A., Editor

October 20, 2017


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Music is something that people of all ages enjoy, whether it is listened to, created, or performed. For centuries music has been and continues to be paramount to cultures, societies, and communities around the world. One such community is the SIS Music Club – a CAS activity managed by Sophie C., Elise...

Want to Study International Business? Take Film at SIS

Want to Study International Business? Take Film at SIS

Jacob A., Reporter

October 16, 2017


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Cinema, as a form of creative expression, is relatively new, and has only been developing for just over a century. Indeed, it is unique in terms of its scale and that it requires high levels of ingenuity, cooperation, teamwork, and vision to pull off successfully; more so than almost any other art fo...

All About the Extended Essay!

All About the Extended Essay!

Maya Månsson and Alva Schöldtz

October 12, 2017


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As a core element of the IB curriculum, the Extended Essay is a task all students, wishing to receive their IB Diplomas, must tackle. The Extended Essay is a research paper which allows each student to further research and investigate a particular topic of their interest. Although the Extended Essay is ...

New Friends at SIS

New Friends at SIS

Zuzanna O. and Milou V.

October 6, 2017


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The first day of school is a mixture of excitement and worry, especially for new students. The first day of school can be a daunting experience even for those that have moved more than once. This year a total of 106 new students joined SIS, 86 in grades 6-10 and 20 new students joined the DP. The pri...

Making friends on MYP Trips

Making friends on MYP Trips

Sofia N, Editor

September 25, 2017


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The beginning of the school year means making new friends, seeing old friends and of course going on the school trip! The MYP went to several different locations this year in order to start the year off the right way, with a week full of activities and bonding. This year we asked some students in each...

Graduates of 2017: What are they up to now?

Graduates of 2017: What are they up to now?

Elena D., Editor

September 22, 2017


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Since graduating, last year's 12th graders have moved on to new and exciting things, following their ambitions and passions. The Quirky Quibbler was able to get in contact with some of the graduates, each of whom shared their stories about life after graduating, ranging from fashion design to law and...

Interviewing The SIS Wildlife Club!

Interviewing The SIS Wildlife Club!

Rebekka A., Editor

September 14, 2017


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The management of nature and of Earth's biodiversity aims to protect species, their habitats, and ecosystems from extensive extinction and erosion of biotic factors. The conversation of nature is a global concern, and one that the Wildlife Club at SIS is proud to represent. Wildlife Club is a CAS a...

11th Graders in Gotland

11th Graders in Gotland

Maya M., Reporter

September 9, 2017


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After a long and restful summer holiday, school has begun once again. Starting school, whether you are new or not, can be a tough transition from the mellow days of summer. Luckily, we had the grade trips to look forward to and to help ease us into the beginning of school. Last week, we 11th grad...

12th Graders Freezing but Smiling in Åre

12th Graders Freezing but Smiling in Åre

Sophie B., Editor

September 6, 2017


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SIS’s 12th graders and soon upcoming graduates embarked on the annual school trip to the skiing town of Åre in the Northern part of Sweden. As it is still considered to be late summer in Sweden, we unfortunately did not get the chance to ski there. Instead, we had the opportunity to hike up the moun...

And They’re Off

And They’re Off

Sarah F. and Sophie B.

June 16, 2017


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June 7, 2017 marked the beginning of the year twelve graduation. As traditionally done, the year eleven students managed, as best as they could, the utspring lunch. This included setting up, decorating, serving and cleaning. After the tables had been set with streamers and flowers, the year twelves ...

Grade 9 has a Night Under the Stars

Grade 9 has a Night Under the Stars

Olivia T., Guest writer

June 15, 2017


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On Friday the very first 9th grade formal took place. A night filled with food, dance, activities and much more. A great success and a great way to end the year and say goodbye to many of our students! With the auditorium transformed fit to a night under the stars, the Formal started with a mingle befor...

Graduates Leave a Lasting Impression

Graduates Leave a Lasting Impression

Kresimir K. and Stine S.

June 9, 2017


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Stine: Thank you all for being here tonight, it's an honour to be representing the SIS graduate class of 2017. My name is Stine. Some of you may not who I am and that is because I have been held hostage by the IB diploma program for the last two years. I first joined the SIS community in spring o...

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