Anderson Education - boarding school specialists will be once again be offering their services to help find the best residential summer school for children/or family this year. Summer school provides an unforgettable experience with English tuition, multi-sport activities and a lively social programme encompassed throughout the stay.
Summer schools are located in top independent schools with outstanding facilities, supervised by well trained staff which ensures the safety and well being of students and families alike. Many of the summer schools also provide activity camps for children aged 7-16 yrs where English tuition is not required. Read more
There are still some schools here in Dubai seem to make their students take lots and lots of tests. Spelling; Maths; Weekly, End of Topic; End of Semester; the list seems to be endless. But what is the point? Why do we need to test so much?
We want to know what a child has learned, of course. When we teach a child we need to know that they have learned something, but this then leads to the question “How can we find out?” The easiest way is to give children a set of questions, highlighting the things we want to know they have learned, and then encourage them to give the answers we want. Regurgitating facts is one of the tried and tested ways that we can get children to repeat back to us the things that we think they ought to know. And there lies the problem. Repeating information has very little to do with learning. Read more
Better yet, hire an entertainer. Dubai has a variety of party entertainers from magicians, clowns, dance instructors, and more!
Have a look at the options: Read more
Are you looking for an original activity for your kids party, office team building or just a good day out? Bubble Soccer maybe just what you are looking for.
Bubble Soccer is a twist on the traditional game of soccer, where you will find yourself bouncing off each other and smashing into one another. Bubble soccer combines fun with fitness to create a unique Bubble Kids experience. The children can play a wide variety of games and they have small bubbles to suit ages 8 through to teens. Bubble Kids offers something completely different for children with 100% fun guaranteed. Various games include Bubble Football, Bubble Battle & Bubble Tag. Read more
September will witness the opening of a new school in Dubai - The Swiss International Scientific School. The school will be a leading bilingual international school where future generations will be inspired to become confident and enthusiastic life-long learners, ready to embrace the opportunities and challenges in a global world.
The school will offer the full continuum International Baccalaureate (IB) programme in English or in two bilingual English-French and English-German sections. The state-of-the art campus will be located within Dubai Healthcare City zone 2, adjacent to Dubai Creek, near the Creek Metro Station, at the foot of Business Bay Bridge and opposite Festival City.
The Swiss International Scientific School Dubai would like to invite you to their first Meet the Head of School Event on the 8th of February 2015 at the Habtoor Grand Hotel, Dubai Marina in Salamar Lounge from 5 p.m to 7 p.m. Read more
The first few months of the new year seem to fly by, blink and the next school break is already upon you. If your children’s school has a half-term break that seems to have snuck up on you and you’re on the look out for a Half-Term Camp to keep them occupied then don’t fret, we’ve got you covered.
Here’s a (growing) list of what’s on offer for 2015. Read more