BIS Showed Up in Opening Ceremony of 5th WND (Xinwu) Elementary and Secondary Athletics
At 9am of Oct.31st, the 5th WND (Xinwu) Elementary and Secondary Athletics was opened grandly. Boston International School was invited to join the community square team combined with other International and private schools as representative of regional high-quality International Education. The team presented the proactive and active image of regional international education with neat steps and full of morale. The community team showed out the openness, inclusiveness, prosperity, and internationalization of reginal education development. BIS Academic Principal Mr. Brian Rotunno was invited to attend the opening ceremony as guest.
Xinwu District Health Commission Visit
To better promote contagion prevention and control, members from Xinwu District Health Commission visited BIS on October 27th. With the coming seasons of fall and winter, the Health Commission members reminded students to raise their awareness of personal hygiene to prevent the infectious virus like COVID-19 and Norovirus. Students were happy to meet with Health Commission on their prevention booths. By correctly answering questions, students were rewarded by gifts prepared by Health Commission.
Parent Workshop – Child Development
On October 28th, Mr. Carlos Arboleda, our Student Service Director and College Counsellor gave a speech on Child Development to parents. Using an image of the moral stages proposed by Lawrence Kohlberg and Maslow’s theory of Hierarchy of Needs, Mr. Arboleda gave specific analysis on children’s characteristic features of each stage and corresponding home education that should be provided by parents.
Mr. Arboleda then went on to explain four typical parenting styles, i.e. authoritarian, authoritative, permissive and uninvolved. He encouraged parents to reflect their home education and share experiences with each other.
G1 – Morning Tea of Gratitude
Students also prepared a reader’s theater play of Stone Soup to perform during the morning tea. Stone Soup is a story that teaches the importance of community and sharing a meal together. It was a wonderful event to build an attitude of gratitude in our students.
ASDAN Business Simulation Workshop
ASDAN Business Simulation Eastern China Regional Round is coming soon! ASDAN Business Simulation allows secondary students to have experience as entrepreneurs for a weekend. Teams compete in Operation, Company Roadshow, Auction and Business Battle rounds to grow their real-life business knowledge. On October 28th, we held a workshop for the participants to help them prepare the simulation.
See you at Boston International School Wuxi on November 7 and 8, 2020.
SYAC Volleyball Tournament
On October 25th, our Panthers took part in the SYAC Volleyball Tournament. Both our boys and girls have achieved good results and showed their sportsmanship.