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DISD Christmas Bazaar 2019

This year, the popular DISD Christmas Bazaar will take place on DECEMBER 7th 2019, from 3 until 8 pm at the premises of the German International School Dubai, in Dubai Academic City (opposite Silicon Oasis). With many Christmas stalls, hot punch (from our partner Brothaus), delicious treats, traditional Bratwurst grill, a raffle, activities for the kids and much more… School Stalls Organized by our teachers and students with active support from our parents Santa’s Jam Christmas Cookies Waffles stall and bake sale Salad Stall Majlis from our...

Greenlight for Girls

Greenlight for Girls Dubai Knowledge Park is huge and includes many different universities, institutes and the Conference Center where we spent our day, thanks to the ‘Greenlight for Girls’. This project started with Melissa Rancourt, who wanted to give young girls an opportunity to promote their interests and strengths in STEM, in short Science, Technology, Engineering and Mathematics. Now it’s worldwide and for the first time in Dubai. On October 29th 2019, Mrs Wingrich, Cecilia and I took part in this event...

DISD Christmas Bazaar 2019

This year, the popular DISD Christmas Bazaar will take place on DECEMBER 7th 2019, from 3 until 8 pm at the premises of the German International School Dubai, in Dubai Academic City (opposite Silicon Oasis). With many Christmas stalls, hot punch (from our partner Brothaus), delicious treats, traditional Bratwurst grill, a raffle, activities for the kids and much more… School Stalls Organized by our teachers and students with active support from our parents Santa’s Jam Christmas Cookies Waffles stall and bake sale Salad Stall Majlis from our...

School Photographers at DISD

School Photographers at DISD From November 10 – 14 the school photographers of KlassAkt will be at DISD. After the shoot, each family can order the pictures online.   Please find the complete schedule here. For all: Friends and Siblings Pictures can be taken during the breaks. Please sign in the tables in the school foyer. For Kindergarten: All students take head shots and group pictures within their Kindergarten group. Additionally, the Pre-School group takes a group picture. In case your child is not...

Lantern Procession on 11.11.

Martinsumzug/Lantern Procession for Kindergarten and Grade 1 students on 11.11.2019 at Safa Park   The lantern procession starts at 6.00 pm and ends at 6.45 pm.   Meeting point is at 5.50 pm in the park, at Gate 2 (Al Wasl Road). Please note: the parking is charged.   The sale of the Weckmänner & Martinsgänse (traditional German sweet pastry, from Baker’s Kitchen) takes place on the 11.11. at school, in the morning from 7.45 to 8.45 am, and at pick-up time, in the foyer of the kindergarten...

“World Café” for the mission statement development

“World Café” for the mission statement development In order to concretise the development of the school’s mission statement and with the aim of letting all those involved have their say and to develop a common understanding, Michael Lummel, principal of the school, invited to so-called “World Cafés” in the week before the fall holidays. With this method, as many ideas as possible are collected and documented on the tablecloths in discussion rounds in groups (in a coffee house atmosphere) in a...

“Reading Suitcase” in Primary School

“Reading Suitcase” in Primary School Finally the reading suitcases have arrived for the grades 1, 2, 3, and 4! Each suitcase is filled with thick and thin, funny and serious, factual and imaginative books. This makes reading in class a shared experience as students share their book, stories are told and curiosity and interest are awakened. Reading with the reading suitcases is  a lot of fun, as it looses its school character. As every year, there was also a celebratory handover...

6th grade visit OliOli Children’s museum

6th grade visit OliOli Children’s museum On 9th October 2019, in the course of an art project the 6th graders visited the art museum OliOli with their teachers Ms Gadzo, Mrs Tawfik and Ms Kolburan. As the museum puts emphasis on interaction, the students had the opportunity to implement and widen their fascination for art at different interactive stations. Especially seeing their own pieces of art on a screen, which were prepared in their art lessons, was exciting...

Visit of DISS for German Unification Day

Visit of DISS for German Unification Day On October 14th, our 10th and 9th grade stormed the Bibliothopia together with the students from German International School Sharjah. Chairs were already set up, coffee smell hangs in the air. For the bi-annual visit of the Sharjah students, the aim was to present the German unity as a play in group work. At first the students formed groups on topics like “Everyday Life in the GDR” or “9th November”. The first group played...