Posted on Tuesday, March 3, 2020
To celebrate the end of "Healthy Eating" in Spanish class, the grade 7’s put into practice what they have learnt about Spanish speaking countries cuisine. To show their language skills, students had to follow a recipe in Spanish and then share their dish with their classmates. We talked about “sobremesa”, a very enjoyable tradition after a copious lunch, and we shared differences between our own countries and cultures. They had a blast and the food was truly delicious!!
Posted on Tuesday, February 25, 2020
This year's Grade 10 students celebrated the culmination of their Personal Projects at the ISS Personal Project Fair. In the morning, students in the younger grades had the opportunity to visit individual presentation where students outlined their project, the global context and then went on to explain what went well and what they would do differently if faced with the same challenge again. It was fascinating to see projects ranging from exploring beautiful Chinese embroidery to innovative... Read More
Posted on Wednesday, February 19, 2020
The International School of Stuttgart e.V.'s vision embraces learning beyond the classroom and enhances learning opportunities for our students in settings that extend the scope for their inquiry and research. This is shown by the recent Middle Years trip to the Geld Museum in Frankfurt and the Marbach Literatur Archiv which made direct connections with our own, lovely school building.
Not to be left out, our Grade 3 and 4 students took advantage of technological design opportunities... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, February 18, 2020
Our Intercultural Celebrations were a great success! It was a celebration of how we build bridges rather than walls within our community; a vital aspect of the learning that is intrinsic to our ISS philosophy of education and school mission. In times when we are struggling with this across the world, we are role models for reaching out to support each other and learn from each other. The dancing, the Fasnacht Verein, the food demonstrations and the rich conversations made this a very special... Read More
Posted on Monday, February 17, 2020
At the Schüler Experimentieren Competition last week, Grade 6 students, Clara, Lea and Maya took forth place in the Biology category and also won a magazine subscription for their investigation into: "Does what you see have an effect on how something tastes?"
These students have been a part of the Schüler Experimentieren team for two years at first working with Mr. Knights in the elementary school and then at the end of Grade 5 they became a part of the Middle Years team. This... Read More
Posted on Thursday, February 6, 2020
The International School of Stuttgart e.V. (ISS) hosted Rennteam Uni Stuttgart e.V. who delivered a presentation to ISS students on studying engineering in Germany and on the application process for the University of Stuttgart. This was not just any old presentation, the team also displayed their latest Formula racing car that students were able to inspect and to ask questions about its construction and performance!
Posted on Tuesday, February 4, 2020
Watch the video for a sneak preview of our Sindelfingen Campus, where learning is at the core of all we do, compassion and focus on pastoral care are valued and learning beyond the classroom is a vital aspect of our relations with the local community.
See you at our Sindelfingen Open House on the 15th of February from 1:00 - 2:30pm or at our Degerloch Campus Open House from 10:00 - 1:30pm!
Posted on Monday, February 3, 2020
In the last three years of International Cafés at the International School of Stuttgart e.V., our visitors have experienced many different things in addition to soccer and basketball activities and the communication with ISS students, parents and staff volunteers over tea and cake. February 2nd saw one of the highlights of the year as our 6th graders shared their arcade games with over 60 refugees from the Helene-Pfleiderer-Straße refugee accommodation. Constructed from boxes, recyclable... Read More
Posted on Tuesday, January 28, 2020
The International School of Stuttgart e.V. would like to thank MIT student, Drew Callahan for enriching the teaching and learning in our school as part of MIT’s Global Teaching Labs program.
Mr. Callahan is currently a 3rd year undergraduate at MIT studying mechanical engineering. Over the course of the month of January, he participated in the MIT Global Teaching Lab (GTL) program at the International School of Stuttgart e.V.’s Sindelfingen Campus.
Working closely with Grades 6... Read More
Posted on Friday, January 24, 2020
Robotics teams from International School of Stuttgart e.V.’s secondary and primary schools competed in the First Lego League competition in Schwäbisch Gmünd. Students took part in a series of challenges throughout the day, including competing missions on the robotics table against other teams, as well as presenting their research project and completing some team building missions.
We look forward to the upcoming competition, World Robotics Olympiad in May!