Category Archives: Upper Primary School

Year 6 Exhibition

The PYP Exhibition is the culmination of learning throughout the primary school years. The focus of this year’s Exhibition has been “The marks of violence in the human mind can corrupt the mind forever” The process unfolded with a powerful provocation to get the learners thinking about and feeling the meaning of violence. Tuning-in activities to arouse interest…
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Upper Primary News

February 2017 At ISL we plan at least one field trip for each trans-disciplinary theme as part of the PYP.  This enables students to experience a more holistic picture of the information presented in a textual and abstract way.  Field trips are very important and act as powerful learning experiences that can have a great…
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Upper Primary News

November 2016 Within a few months, there has been so much happening in the Upper Primary department already!  We have been having guest speakers coming in, there has been a UN day, a spirit awareness week and many residential field trips! Year Three Trip to Cheshire Homes: As part of their unit of inquiry into…
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Upper Primary

September 2016 Welcome back to both students and parents in Upper Primary.  The year has started off with a fresh coat of paint and a new spring in our steps.  The maintenance people have been busy fixing and updating the campus.  If you take a walk in the Primary playground, you will see the Primary…
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Inter school competitions

June It’s hard to imagine that we are in our final week of the 2015/2016 school year already, and what a busy year we have had. All together we have taken part in 8 competitive sports with over 67 competitions resulting in 12 championships as teams and 15 individual champions. Congratulations to all our teams…
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Primary Principal

April Nearly there with April and we are soon approaching the end of this academic year too. I am glad to return from the Evaluation visit in Dubai which was intense but went well and was a great learning experience. It was great to see familiar faces and be missed on my return! We have…
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Dinos Alive

On Wednesday,  27th April, all the students in Primary School attended the Dinos Alive exhibition at the Lusaka Showgrounds.  Dinos Alive is a time machine that will transport you back millions of years.  It is an interactive and lifelike experience made up of 25 animated dinosaurs, including familiar faces like Tyrannosaurs Rex and Triceratops.  No…
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Year 4 Trip

The Year 4s had a fantastic time on their 2 day field trip to New Kalala in the Kafue National Park. Lots to do, lots to explore, lots to learn and experience. Among the many activities on offer, they managed to fit in swimming, fishing and orienteering as well as a game drive and were…
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