Posts Categorized: A

Final post! | ¡Último post!

We hope your children enjoyed learning English with us this summer! Here is the video shown at our final assembly with some of the highlights from our morning and afternoon classes. Enjoy and we hope you will join us again next summer! Don’t forget that we also have a Twitter page with some more pictures… Read more »

Last day morning! | ¡Último día por la mañana! Pt. 2

After taking a break for recess and snacks, students rotated through different English indoor team games during the second half of the morning with their English teachers in the classrooms.  In Charades, players guessed a word or phrase acted out by a team member and then passed a ball over their heads or through their… Read more »

Last day morning! | ¡Último día por la mañana! Pt. 1

On Friday, ASB was a sea of red, white, blue and green, as students started arriving early to enjoy the last day of the summer program with their friends. Students began the morning in their classrooms reviewing the day’s schedule and receiving reminders about good sportsmanship and teamwork. During the first part of the morning,… Read more »

SOS Galgos bake sale fundraiser | Venta de desayuno para la recaudación de fondos para SOS Galgos

On Monday, SOS Galgos visited ASB to give a presentation to students in Ms. Caren’s A5 class about the rescue and protection of Spanish greyhounds. You can check out the blog post here. In order to help this non-profit organization, students in Class A5 organized a pastry and popcorn sale to raise money for donations…. Read more »

Greyhounds visit ASB! | ¡Galgos vienen a visitar ASB!

A5 students had some very special visitors in class today bringing their “animal happiness” learning theme to an enjoyable and unforgettable end. They had the pleasure of meeting some beautiful greyhound dogs from SOS Galgos, the non-profit organization for the protection and rescue of Spanish greyhound dogs. The organization’s cofounder, Anna, told them all about… Read more »

Still life art

In Ms. Lisa’s Art classes this week, students have been working on “Still Life Drawing”, where they explored drawing nature from observation. Their lessons focused on learning how to draw contour lines and understanding how to translate a three-dimensional object onto two dimensional paper. They also looked at some examples of flower drawings from art… Read more »

A2 Scratch

Students in Ms. Anna’s A2 class have been learning about how to give and follow directions to places they can go in their town. They practised vocabulary, prepostions and useful phrases such as ‘go past the bookshop’ and ‘turn right at the museum’.  They built a 3-D city and learned about using grid references. Today,… Read more »

First week of storytelling | Primera semana de cuentos

Have you ever had that feeling of being in the moment, when someone is explaining a story and you feel like you’re actually there, as if their words flow along and you become a character in the story world that surrounds you? Wednesday, classes K3, K4, K5, A3, A4, A6, and S3 were able to… Read more »

A5 balloon modeling | A5 modelado de globos

During the first week of the summer program, as a way to start off the camp and meet their new classmates, Ms. Caren’s A5 class worked on the unit “New Friends & New Skills!” As a way to make new friends, students learned how to speculate about their new classmates, asking and answering direct and… Read more »

A2 weather forecast | Pronóstico del tiempo de A2

What is the weather like today? Is it sunny? Is it hot? During the winter, it’s cold and sometimes it rains. When it snows, you can go skiing. Students in Class A2 have been practicing describing weather conditions using specific vocabulary and sentence structures. To reinforce their learning in a fun way, Ms. Anna’s students… Read more »