Monthly Archives: March 2015

Primary Inter-school football tournament- a fun day for all!

On Friday 27 March ISF Waterloo hosted the Bicentenary Football Tournament. Teams from ISF played against St Paul’s Primary School and BEPS International. It was a wonderful day full of great football, fair play and making new friends.   All … Continue reading

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Radio X interviews ISF Waterloo

Radio X; Belgian’s expat radio station visited ISF Waterloo to hear about how we have become the first International School to use the Google for Education platform throughout the school and learn more about our Bicentenary activities to commemorate the … Continue reading

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Science Week a success!

Last week was Science Week.  All of the students took part.  Primary students conducted daily experiments and Secondary students presented their research on one aspect of the Human Body and wowed us with experiments and dissections at the Science Fair … Continue reading

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Taekwondo Exhibition

At todays morning assembly we saw a Taekwondo Exhibition from the Taekwondo club and their instructor Mr Andrews. It was great to see the skills the students have learned! To learn Taekwondo the students of ISF Waterloo can sign up … Continue reading

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Multilingualism Presentation Thursday 26!

Prof. Piet Van De Craen is a world expert in brain development through multilingualism.  He is a Professor of Neurolinguistics at the VUB: ‘Children learn languages amazingly fast.  The way they do this  has to do with their equally amazing … Continue reading

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Djembe Jump start!

Cousin Jules came to ISF Friday 20 March, he held an extra long Jump start, treating us all to music and dance to the beat of the Djembe drums.  Students, teachers and parents all participated and it was a great … Continue reading

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Viewing the Eclipse

Clouds did not clear this morning. At ISF Waterloo we were able to follow the eclipse through live broadcast. We did try to witness it live, but we spent our time looking for the sun instead of looking at it! … Continue reading

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Bicentenary Football Tournament – March 27

  Bicentenary Football Tournament: March 27 After the try-outs on Friday 13th the students finally heard today who had been chosen to represent ISF Waterloo in our up coming football tournament. Mr Thumwood, the event organiser, was very impressed with … Continue reading

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The Learning Brain – Language Learning in Children…..How do they do it? A talk by Prof. Piet Van De Craen

Prof. Piet Van De Craen is a world expert in brain development through multilingualism.  He is a Professor of Neurolinguistics at the VUB: ‘Children learn languages amazingly fast.  The way they do this  has to do with their equally amazing … Continue reading

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Team Building in Secondary Assembly

The theme of the secondary assembly last Friday was ¨Teamwork¨. Each class made up a team. Each of the 6 teams was give a deck of card with simple instructions: Work as a team to build the highest tower of … Continue reading

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IGCSE go orienteering!

As part of their PE orienteering classwork, the IGCSE students spent a day in Huizingen Domain.

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Class 7 present the Human Skeleton at Assembly

This Month’s Primary Assembly theme was the Human Skeleton!    Before Class 7 started on their presentation Ms Orla read out the Golden Book which details the student achievements for the month. Ms Orla then announced the March birthdays and all these … Continue reading

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Battle of Waterloo Poetry Assembly

At Monday’s Creative Writing and Poetry Assembly we heard some beautiful poetry and creative presentations from many of our students.    Pre-school and Class 1 performed the song Waterloo by ABBA. Class 2 and 3 told about their visit to … Continue reading

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E Safety Presentation

On Thursday 26 February we welcomed Daragh Comerford, Director of ICT and Head of Computing at the British School of Brussels, to talk to our parents and staff about E-Safety. Daragh’s presentation addressed both the misconceptions and realities facing children … Continue reading

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