Monthly Archives: October 2015

Dress up day to celebrate half term break!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 30 October 2015

The Student Council at ISF Waterloo organised a dress up day for the whole school.  It was hard to recognise the students because of the wonderful costumes!  We wish everyone a great half term break.  School returns 12 November!

Class 6 trip to ‘Gateway to Space’

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 28 October 2015

          Class 6 trip to the exhibition ‘Gateway to Space’ On Monday 26th October, Class 6 had a fun trip to Space! Or at least they pretended to be in Space during their visit to the ‘Gateway to Space’ Exhibition in Brussels Expo. These are some of their comments about the […]

Support the Poppy Appeal!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 27 October 2015

MY 3 Community and Service. All this week as part of their community and service MY3 students are selling poppies. The poppy is a symbol of remembrance. It’s history in short stems from the First World War. At the end of this war many of the fields of battle in Flanders became red with the […]

Latest Newsletter!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 24 October 2015

Please enjoy our latest newsletter! October2015newsletter

ISF Waterloo invited to Google offices to launch GEG Belgium!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 21 October 2015

Ms Orla Mc Loughlin and Mrs Belinda Yates were invited to launch the GEG Belgium (Google Education Group for Belgium) at the Google offices today in Brussels.  The GEG has been set up to give support to teachers and school administrators using the Google Platform.  It is free to join- use your Google + account […]

New students learn new Google skills!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 17 October 2015

          All of the new secondary students had a Google training session for their tutorial this week. The students got to familiarize themselves with the Classroom platform and learned how to use other Google apps such as Docs and Sheets. Next time it will be the parents’ turn on the Google […]

International day 2015, 46 nationalities!

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 9 October 2015

Today, Friday 9 October it was International Day.  This year the theme was food.  The 190 students started the day with a parade of their national costumes.  The children then broke up into 8 groups to learn about food from around the world.  Students cooked or prepared food, tasted it and then made a presentation […]

MY 2 and 3 visit the Botanical Gardens

Posted by Belinda Yates Date: 5 October 2015

On Friday 2nd October, MY 2 and 3 visited the Royal Botanical Gardens in Meise as part of their work in Geography on ecosystems. We had two wonderful guides who took each group around the glasshouses so the students could see the plants from a rainforest and a desert. The students worked hard completing the […]