This week has been
Activity Week at the Primary Campus. All students have taken part in our Lunar
New Year celebration preparations linked to a space project and the lunar
The hook for the project included Dato Dr Sheik, the first Malaysian
astronaut to go into space and visit the International Space Station, visited
our launch assembly on Tuesday. He discussed everything about his trip, from
physical to mental preparations, eating, drinking and even showering in space!
Dato Dr Sheik pitched his talk so that our Reception students understood about
eating and drinking in a microgravity environment, but also that microgravity
has an impact on the digestive tract of humans for the older students to
comprehend! He really brought space travel to life; differentiating his
questioning and his input to meet the needs of all the year groups.
Dato Dr Sheik was
followed on stage by our own teachers who re-enacted the first lunar landing.
Eagle, the space rocket, landed on the moon and Neil Armstrong, in contact with
NASA, talked through the experience to bring this historic event to life. It
The Lunar New Year
celebrations culminated today with the Lion Dance and CNY assembly. Seeing all
of our students embrace the cultures who celebrate lunar new year, and
immersing themselves in their traditions and clothing gave for a fascinating
and colourful culminating goal.
As a security
feature, the Parent Portal password will be changed effective Monday, 23rd February, after Chinese New Year half term break. The new password has been shared with you in a letter from our Head of School, Mr Schultz and we will remind you of this again when we return to school on the 23rd February.
Wishing all of you
Gong Xi Ca Fai!
Have a restful and
enjoyable mid term break.
Principal Primary Campus