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Creativa: SY Learning Partners visit Caritas-Altenzentrum St. Ulrich

As part of 'Creativa', some of our Secondary Years learning partners visit the Caritas-Altenzentrum St. Ulrich in Neustadt for an hour every Wednesday. 👵👴
During this time, they take short walks, play board games, paint and do handicrafts with the elderly or simply have a chat. They also teach the seniors simple words in English. Each visit, our learning partners learn something new. And they always share good laughs together. 🎨🎲💡
The learning partners enjoy their vi...

International Festival

What a great day today! We celebrated our annual International Festival and what a great day it was. 🎉Together we traveled the world and stopped in ten countries. We learned new things about other cultures, their food and their traditions. What a fantastic day and a celebration of our global identity. 🌟
We were delighted to welcome all the students from Hans Geiger Schule and so many visitors today. Thank you all for coming! 💖
We also had the joy of welcoming a very specia...

Year 3-6 learning partners take part in the “Eulenwochen”

🌟🦉 Recently, our Year 3 - 6 learning partners had the great opportunity to take part in the 'Eulenwochen' organized by Eulen Ludwigshafen. 🦉

From February to mid-March, our learning partners tackled various sporting challenges given to us over six weeks. Their enthusiasm and dedication was wonderful. ⚽️⛹️‍♀️🤸‍♀️🤾‍♂️

A big thank you to Eulen Ludwigshafen for this fantastic opportunity! We can't wait to take part again next tim...

A Visit to the Math Lab at RPTU

Last week, our learning partners from Years 6, 7, and 8 visited the maths lab at the Rheinland-Pfälzischen Technischen Universität Landau (RPTU).
In the "Maths is more" lab, they developed both their understanding of everyday phenomena and their basic mathematical knowledge by experimenting with representational models and systematically varying computer simulations. This not only gave our learning partners the opportunity to engage with the content of the subject but also to link the ...

Duke of Edinburgh Award – Practice Expedition

Despite the looming rainy weather, our The Duke of Edinburgh's International Award participants were all prepared and enthusiastic for their practice expedition last week! 🌟 They were eager to kick off their journey and make the most of the experience. 🏞️✨
At the first checkpoint, they wasted no time and got straight into action, working on their aim. 🎯 Their goal? To carve a utensil out of wood that they can use for dinner! 🍴🌲
The Duke of Edinburgh's Internatio...

Book Week

📚 Book week was so much fun! 🎉 Last week, we celebrated the importance of reading, books, authors, illustrators and readers. 📚✍📖
A whole week filled with amazing activities for us and our learning partners! 💫 Among other things, we organized a scavenger hunt at Neustadt's public library, while the younger children did the same in our own library. 🕵️‍♂️
We were also fortunate to have author Susanne Seider visit us and conduct a writing workshop with our S...

Empowering Young Voices

As part of World Poetry Day, last night, our school opened its doors to welcome teachers, parents, students and local authors who took part in ISN’s third annual Poetry Day event.
The theme of this year was ‘Our Planet, Our Future’ and focused on the SBW Haus des Lernens’ Future Skill ‘Sustainability’. The audience was taken back by the passion the young poets showed and their ability to express their thoughts and feelings in creative ways.
Students from 12 schools inc...

Exploring Human Anatomy: A Journey to Körperwelten Museum in Heidelberg

Today, our learning partners in Years 9 and 10 went on an exciting excursion: they took a fascinating journey through the complexity of human anatomy at the Körperwelten Museum in Heidelberg.

Located in the heart of Heidelberg, Germany, Körperwelten, or "Body Worlds," offers a unique educational experience, delving deep into the marvels of the human body. With meticulously preserved specimens, visitors are granted a rare opportunity to gain insight into the inner workings of the...

Connecting

Our German teachers Katrin, Julia, and Hannah warmly welcomed their colleagues from International School Westpfalz.🤝Together, they discussed the German Language programmes at ISW and ISN and shared best practices. They also brainstormed ways to collaborate more effectively. A heartfelt thank you to Beate, Hannah, Anika, and Liliana for visiting ISN today. It was truly a pleasure meeting and exchanging ideas with you all.

ISN Resilience Challenge

Aligned with the SBW Future Skill Concept, ISN organised a Resilience Challenge at the Petz Boulderhalle Neustadt. Learning Partners were given a safe and encouraging environment to push their limits, face challenges head-on and celebrate their achievements. Each partner scaled the climbing walls tailored to their skills and took on the challenge with determination.
They all did great and enjoyed this experience.