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DISD School Doctor informs – February

DISD School Doctor informs – February Starting in February, the DISD school doctor Dr. Charlotte Zöller, Specialist in general medicine, invites all DISD parents to a monthly information meeting on every 2nd Tuesday of the month. It takes place in the morning and the presentation is in German. Questions will also be answered in English. On 12.02 the topic “What germs can do – Our intestinal flora plays an important role in maintaining our health” will be discussed. Venue: DISD school canteen. ...

New Employees 2019/20

NEW EMPLOYEES 2019/20 An overview and short introduction of our new employees in the new school year . Rowena Almazan is a new Bus Conductor. She has been living in Dubai for 5 years and has worked in 2 nurseries. She obtains the CACHE certificate for Childcare and Health, which is KHDA-approved. Bibinosh Cherian is the new Facility Manager at DISD. He has been living in Dubai since 2007 with his wife and two children. Previously, he worked as a Facility Manager for Majid...

Franco-German Day at LFIGP

Franco-German Day at LFIGP This year too, the Franco-German Day was held on 22 January, which was created to mark the anniversary of the Elysée Treaty. After the DISD had invited the students of class 10 of the Lycée Français International Georges Pompidou last year, this year our students of class 10 had the opportunity to visit the French school. After a really warm welcome, we started with a typical French breakfast, which made us forget the initial language barriers. Afterwards...

Kids’s Concert with Wolfgang Hering

Kids’ Concert with the German singer-songwriter Wolfgang Hering On his way to the German Schools in Far East, like the German School in Bejing, Wolfgang Hering will make a stop in Dubai on Monday to perform at our school. You can expect varied songs of movement, colorful finger games, smart children’s songs, small musicals, interesting sound stories and rhythmic game ideas – Wolfgang Hering’s program combines diverse music, movement activities for children, play with simple instruments as well as...

School Entrance Design Project with Thekra Jaziri

School Entrance Design Project with Thekra Jaziri End of November, under the guidance of art teacher Antonia Gadzo, secondary school students took advantage of the National Day holidays to colourfully decorate the school entrance hall. The basis was the newly adopted mission statement of the German International School Dubai with its six pillars. This is only reflected on the columns in the main entrance. The idea to present the six pillars as a work of art in the entrance hall was born due...

Musical Snack

Musical Snack Great initiative from our music department. Under the motto Musical Snack, our musicians were allowed to use the stage for short performances during the lunch break. There was a performance of 7a and 10b. At the end our school principal Michael Lummel presented a Christmas carol together with our choirmaster Mrs. Cornelia Kraus. The activity was well received and will take place every month from now on. ...

Field Trip to the Jameel Art Center

Field Trip to the Jameel Art Center The interactive visit to the gallery motivated the pupils to engage more intensively with the subject of art. On 06.11.19 the students of grade 8 visited the Jameel Art Center in Dubai with their teachers Mrs. Walaa Tawfik, Mrs. Antonia Gadzo and Mr. Julian Kleij as part of the art lessons. Here they had the opportunity to get to know a variety of works by local and international artists. The guided tour through the gallery with...

Internet surfing licence

Internet surfing licence for grade 3a Snapshots from 3a of the handover of the passed Internet surfing licence, which all pupils in the third and fourth grades completed at DISD as part of the digitalization process. In an intensive teaching unit, they learned many technical terms. Now they know what an Internet browser is, how different websites are structured and how to use them. Also very important was the lesson about safe surfing on the Internet. All students worked hard and...

Fabula Madrasa Book is ready!

Fabula Madrasa Book is ready! Great news from Germany! The book, the result of the fable project with the author Florian Russi in the school year 2018/19, under the direction of Thilo Berk, is finished! It is called Fabula Madrasa and is published by Mitteldeutscher Verlag. You can now pre-order the book via Lesekidz in our school shop and it will be delivered at the beginning of January. Please find further information by Lesekidz here. The contributions of the following students...

CyberMentor for Girls

Girls discover the STEM world with CyberMentor Our students at CyberMentor – Germany’s largest online mentoring program for girls in STEM. On November 17, our chemistry teacher Trijntje Herz presented the concept of the online MINT platform CyberMentor to girls in grades 6 to 11. This is a protected online platform where the students receive advice via e-mail, chat and a forum, supported by a wide range of information on STEM, studies and career choices. In CyberMentor, the largest scientifically supported online mentoring...