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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?

The female graduates

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...

School’s Out For Summer

Speakers in the church

Titaree O., Tom L., Olivia W., Graduate Speakers

June 14, 2019

First Speech - Titaree O. To all students, teachers, and parents of Stockholm International School. Thank you so much for having me today. Also, thanks to my younger brother who inspired me to stand here and give the speech today. First of all, I want to congratulate all of grade 12 who achieved a...

ConGRADulations Class of 2019!

ConGRADulations Class of 2019!

Sumehda J. and Maya M., Speakers at the graduation

June 11, 2019

To the graduating Class of 2019, Congratulations! You did it. We've made it. Every individual in this room, be it a parent, a sibling, or a teacher has been a part of our journey through the IB. With your support, not only have we been motivated to endure the struggles and stress that came our way,...

¡Vamos a Zaragoza!

¡Vamos a Zaragoza!

Yohan K and Leo W.

May 27, 2019

  Yohan K's account of the Spanish Language trip to Zaragoza - first in Spanish and then in English. Este año, los profesores han elegido Zaragoza, una linda ciudad en Aragón, al noreste de España, como destino del viaje de lenguas  . El viaje en avión duró dos horas y media , fue un ...

Brother’s Grimm- Year 10 puts on a fantastic show

Brother's Grimm- Year 10 puts on a fantastic show

Joshua M., Guest reviewer

May 24, 2019

  The Brothers Grimm was a quality theatrical piece. Possibly one of the best the school has ever produced so far. The show was indeed an eye-catching, entertaining and highly comedic drama which exceeded all expectations for an amateur drama group, and received several positive comments from ...

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