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Month: May 2020

What have we been learning in OYIS MYP?

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login Students in the MYP at Osaka YMCA International School never stop learning, even if they are doing most of their classwork safely at home. How do teachers create online classrooms for our middle schoolers? One method is to use a tool like Google...

Look How Busy PYP Students Have Been Online!

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login We are now in our 9th week of online learning and we have made a lot of progress in how to make distance learning successful for all students. The PYP has continued to expand the ways that students carry on their learning during...

Homework Assignment Becomes a Real Board Game

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login During our IDU week, students in the Play Your Own Pandemic learning group were tasked with creating a game that would teach people about the importance of social distancing. These games had to incorporate skills and ideas from math, individuals and societies, and...

Student-Led Workout Video for Staying at Home

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login As part of the interdisciplinary unit (IDU) week students were able to sign up for a Music/PE/Japanese project. The selection of grades 7/8/9 students teamed up to create a video promoting physical activity that you can do from your home as we practice...

PYP Virtual Jazz Dance Event

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login On the 30th of April, 2020, OYIS held its first Dance Event. This event was conducted by “All That Jazz”, a dance studio based in Singapore. They had two energetic professional dance instructors, Andi Cowley and Felix Lim. The dance started with a...

EC Online Learning

Osaka YMCA International School Alma Login Pre-school OYIS Preschool class has been busy learning from home. The students have learned about traditions from different cultures including Thailand, Hungary, and Africa. They have had a lot of opportunities to try the games that children play in these counties. They have...