Our International Odyssey 2017-18
“The will to win, the desire to succeed, the imagination to reach your full potential, these are the keys that will unlock the door to excellence.”
MBS International School believes in providing ample opportunities for our students to excel and carve out a niche for themselves in the vast domain of education.
Our aim is to prepare young people for the future in a fast changing world that demands flexibility, adaptability & tolerance through an engaging curriculum that nurtures their self -esteem, independent learning and responsible thinking.
The year gone by witnessed our students participating in international activities, collaborative projects, wikipage designing and videoconferencing sessions with Afghanistan, Srilanka, Ethiopia, Nepal and Egypt.
Fruitful rewarding Interactions and collaborations with peers from different cultures and beliefs engaged them as responsible global citizens.
Presenting before you a glimpse into our seven international projects.
DREAM HOUSE PROJECT
Students showcased remarkable ingenuity and creativity in designing magnificent Dream houses, in a collaborative project with National Educational Complex, Egypt through Skype discussions and email exchanges. The appealing project also provided the students a glimpse into currency conversing rates and foreign exchange policies. An architectural marvel indeed!
In a sensitization campaign, which pledged to protect and safeguard the endangered species, the school team participated in activities such as poster making, slogan writing and Scrap Book Designing. The project which reflected ecological perspective and sustainable development was shared with the partner school, Tzu-chi National School , Srilanka through You Tube link https://youtu.be/e8DLVo38Zj4
PLAY ON WORDS
The staging of the play – Midsummer Night’s Dream was a kaleidoscopic cornucopia of talent, poise and gait of our young actors, inviting admiration and applause from all. The play was shared with the partner school- Srijana Secondary School Nepal through facebook Link- https://www.facebook.com/mbsisa/videos/1963692727225682/
The video conferencing session enriched their awareness about theatre and the cultural aspects.
DISCOVERING THE RECIPE OF ECONOMINC GROWTH
With an aim to inspire & reward next generation of social entrepreneurs, the students participated in the activity-‘Discovering the recipe of economic growth’. They actively researched about the economy of China and India and participated in Debate sessions, Scrapbook Designing and questionnaire in the classroom.
NOSTALGIC TRIP TO EHIOPIA
We provide opportunities to our students to embrace an open minded approach to diverse cultural perspectives and establish tolerant societies. The collaborative partnership with Holy Savior School,Ethiopia helped them widen their perspective about indigenous communities and equipped them with social skills. They also visited the Ethiopian embassy which further acquainted them about the cultural heritage of the country.
GREEN WAYS –STUDY OF MEDICINAL PLANTS
In an innovative venture, the school forged partnership with Srijana Secondary School, Nepal to engender awareness about the treasured medicinal plants. Panel discussions & Skype sessions enriched their understanding about the therapeutic and curative significance of the rich foliage.
KNOW YOUR GOVERNMENT
In a session that merged geographical boundaries and transcended space, the students virtually interacted with peers in National Educational Complex, Egypt to learn about the different forms of government and their functioning. Wiki-pages and blogging were a unique platform to share their opinions and perspectives.