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Paraphrases of artworks and Comments of a contemporary event

The ISGR library is currently hosting two exhibitions, made by students in Grade 9. The first exhibition is made by LGRM 9. It consists of their final project in Art, in which they have made paraphrases on famous artwork that … Continue reading

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Jacqueline Woodson has been awarded the ALMA prize

Today, the American author Jacqueline Woodson will receive the Astrid Lindgren Memorial Award (ALMA) Prize. The ceremony will take place in Stockolm at the Concert house at 18-19. From tonight you will be able to watch images and high-resolution videos … Continue reading

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Grade 8’s visits of the exhibition Together, at the World Culture Museum

For four days, MYP and LGRM students have visited the World Culture Museum and their exhibition Together to do a workshop on interpersonal relationships. The workshop leaders tried about the same arrangements for all student groups. The students brainstormed what … Continue reading

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Sexual cityzenship by Tommaso Milani

Today, ISGR received a visit by the Italian professor Tommaso Milani, who spoke about his work with gender issues in South Africa through discussing an incident that took place  in 2012 He brought up questions like what is pride? What is … Continue reading

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Romeo and Juliet at the Gothenburg Concert Hall

Yesterday, grade 8 visited the Gothenburg Concert Hall, to listen to classical music on love theme, as part of their Love Weeks. For example, they got to listen to Prokofiev’s Romeo and Juliet, Samuelsson’s Afrodite and Higdon’s Blue cathedral. The … Continue reading

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World Book Day 2018

I would like to recommend you some resource containing film clips on storycraft: Many students at ISGR love Liz Pichon’s series on Tom Gates (that reminds about Jeff Kinney’s Diary of a wimpy kid). Here is a video clip with Liz Pichon giving … Continue reading

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Writing workshops on love theme. Author visit by Klara Krantz

On Thursday last week, ISGR was visited by the writing pedagogue and youth author Klara Krantz. This took place within the framework of Love Weeks, a number of weeks during which the 8th graders work on love in different ways … Continue reading

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