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Ein Blick in die Zukunft – A glimpse into the future?

Ein Blick in die Zukunft – A glimpse into the future?

(Posted on 13/03/18)

Researching into the idiosyncrasies of New Year celebrations in Germany our IB class finds out that not only do they inexplicably watch ‘Dinner for One’ every year, a short comedy film from 1963 with British comedians Freddie Frinton and May Warden, but they also have a go at predicting the future with a piece of lead.We decide this is  intriguing enough to try out ourselves so we...

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What is fusing glass?

What is fusing glass?

(Posted on 08/03/18)

Firstly the students researched ‘Fusing Glass’ and evi-denced their research using video, power point, word, publisher, photos or spider diagrams. The documentation con-tained the following information:Explain the processes of fusing glass for example tem-peratures, how to set up the kiln etc. Photo of a kiln maybe, surprise me!Explain the process of fusing glass with metals in be-tween...

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Coaching and CAS since Christmas

Coaching and CAS since Christmas

(Posted on 08/03/18)

It’s been a busy first few months for me at CIS, but I wouldn’t have it any other way. As a coach it’s been my role to really get to know students and their individual aspirations and preferences. The students have been incredibly supportive and welcoming towards me, which has helped me to hit the ground running in my role.Our year 12’s are now well underway with their Creativity...

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Why I Chose the Diploma Programme at CIS

Why I Chose the Diploma Programme at CIS

(Posted on 08/03/18)

Hi, my name is Olly. I am a student at Chester International School. My aspiration for the future is to have a career in technology; maybe, going into IT development, or cyber security. CIS is where students are able to do the IB career or diploma course. I am currently doing the diploma course, and my subjects include Mathematics Studies, English Literature and Language, Environmental...

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Why chose the IB?

Why chose the IB?

(Posted on 08/03/18)

The IB may be very different from A-level, however, it has similar, if not more benefits. Its international curriculum makes it a leading qualification in, not just Britain, but all around the world.  The IB is very prestigious when applying for university, which is why most of the IB options are offered at high-end expensive private schools. However, in Chester there was a new free...

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Who wants to sleep for charity?  We got close enough.

Who wants to sleep for charity? We got close enough.

(Posted on 08/03/18)

Have you ever wanted to roll out of bed and walk out the door without having to do anything?Not even have to get out of your pyjamas?  Well we made that happen.  The charity team organised a onesie day to raise money for charity.  The charity in question was The Hospice of The Good Shepherd; this is an organisation that provides palliative care to residents in Cheshire...

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