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The Logo of the Netflix Series The Dragon Prince.

Media Representation in Action: The Dragon Prince

March 31, 2020

Ocean. Earth. Sun. Sky. Moon. Stars. Long ago all magical creatures lived in harmony in Xadia, but that all changed when humans learned dark magic.

The Value of Human Lives

The Value of Human Lives

March 30, 2020

As the current crisis progresses, more and more countries have had to face massive lockdowns that have put a majority of regular economic activity on hold. Economists all around the world have been disc...

Kognity at FIS: Student Responses

Kognity at FIS: Student Responses

March 30, 2020

This learning tool was introduced to students in early January as “an online textbook and learning resource that offers comprehensive coverage of many Group 3-5 subjects. [Kognity] offers guidance in approaching exams and assessments as well as explaining key concepts and topics”. At first glance, this seems to be something that could be extremely useful for IB students, but just how useful is this software? 

ISTA 2020

ISTA 2020

March 30, 2020

We both participated in the festival, as an actor and as a crew member, and have asked other participants from FIS, other schools and the crew members some questions about their experience with ISTA 2020 and how it has impacted them. Here is what they had to say:

If You Can't Beet Them, Join Them

If You Can’t Beet Them, Join Them

March 30, 2020

Starting a garden reduces CO2 emissions both directly and indirectly by reducing car trips to the grocery store and by plant matter absorbing CO2 for photosynthesis. If some wild animals stop by your garden for a snack, it can help improve local biodiversity, even if your visitors are unwelcome.

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The Art of Study Groups

November 17, 2019

Whether you’re an IB student or still in the wonderful years of the pre-IB, assignments will play a significant role in your high school career. While these assessments may seem like an endless chore ...

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