Gulf British Academy https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com Kuwait's premier English primary school Wed, 13 Nov 2019 20:09:57 +0300 en-GB hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.3 https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/gbawp/wp-content/uploads/2016/11/cropped-gba_site_icon-32x32.png Gulf British Academy https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com 32 32 120486006 GBA honours Remembrance Day and visits British Embassy https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/11/remembrance-day-british-embassy/ Tue, 12 Nov 2019 07:56:43 +0000 https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=7821 Remembrance Day 2019 - Gulf British Academy

Each year, Gulf British Academy observes Remembrance Day in a number of ways. Pupils throughout the week participated in the Poppy Appeal by donating money and wearing a poppy to commemorate all those who have died, not only in the First World War but in conflicts around the world. During the morning assembly, our Student Council read a poem about […]

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Year 1 let loose in soft play centre https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/10/year-1-let-loose-soft-play/ Tue, 15 Oct 2019 12:42:11 +0000 http://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=7718 Year 1 at Soft-Play

Year 1 pupils have been working very hard in class recently, so yesterday they had the chance to go a bit wild at soft-play venue ‘Play’ in the Promenade Mall. The venue is a multilevel soft-play complex, which gave our children the freedom to climb, jump, play, run, slide, swing and more for almost two hours – fun yet exhausting. […]

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Fitness Week emphasises healthy living https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/10/fitness-week-emphasises-healthy-living/ Thu, 10 Oct 2019 18:24:13 +0000 http://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=7564 Fitness Week at GBA

This week was school Fitness Week, which focused on the benefits of exercise and leading a healthy lifestyle. Everyone got involved!  Staff wore PE kits to school every day and all our pupils wore sports clothing on the final day of the week. That’s not to say pupil activities only happened on the last day of the week – far […]

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Year 2 mix learning with fun at Make Meaning https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/10/year-2-learning-fun-make-meaning/ Thu, 03 Oct 2019 10:52:21 +0000 http://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=7532 Fun and learning with Year 2

Like last year, Year 2‘s first trip of the year was to Make Meaning – an activity and creativity centre based in 360 Mall. The aim of the trip was not only to have some creative fun but also to enrich learning, especially in relation to the ‘Materials’ topic in our Year 2 Science curriculum. As you can see from […]

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GBA welcomes Darrell Williams for Behaviour Management training https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/09/gba-welcomes-darrel-williams-behaviour-management/ Sun, 01 Sep 2019 19:00:56 +0000 http://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=7270 Pivotal Education training - Behaviour Management

Before the start of each new academic year, Gulf British Academy arranges a Teacher Training Day and last weekend we had the pleasure to welcome Darrell Williams — Principal Trainer from Pivotal Education — to deliver a session about Behaviour Management. Darrell’s energetic focus was based on a variety of positive approaches centred around the Five Pillars of Pivotal Practice […]

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Year 6 Graduation 2019 https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/05/year-6-graduation-2019/ Thu, 30 May 2019 08:50:35 +0000 http://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=7017 Year 6 Graduation Ceremony 2019

30th May 2019 was an important day in the lives of our Year 6 pupils…. Year 6 Graduation 2019! Parents, family members and teachers gathered together to celebrate Year 6’s years of learning in GBA.  Everyone was thanked by the Head of School for supporting, teaching and inspiring the pupils so far throughout their lives. Today, the door to the […]

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Reception Graduation 2019 https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/05/reception-graduation-2019/ Wed, 29 May 2019 05:58:05 +0000 http://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=7015 Reception Graduation 2019

During three mornings at the end of May 2019, Gulf British Academy celebrated its Reception Graduation 2019 ceremony in style! To mark the completion of their learning journey through our Foundation Stage, pupils confidently walked along the flashing runway and onto our stage to present speeches and perform musical shows in front of their proud parents. The children then changed into […]

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Around the world in six classes – Years 4 & 5 explore countries https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/05/around-world-six-classes-years-4-5-countries/ Tue, 21 May 2019 11:59:09 +0000 http://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=7013 Around the world - countries

Over the last couple of days, Year 4 and Year 5 took to the stage for a variety of performances exploring many countries of the world. The performances were part of our International Day celebration and a total of 19 countries were visited. The countries were [takes a deep breath]:  the USA, Australia, Italy, Egypt, Spain, China, South Africa, Ireland, Scotland, […]

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Career Day 2019 https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/05/career-day-2019/ Sun, 05 May 2019 12:17:43 +0000 http://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=6930 Career Day 2019 - Gulf British Academy

Thursday last week saw Career Day 2019 celebrated across the entire school. Running alongside normal lessons, Career Day was a fun-filled day with pupils and teachers attending school dressed in outfits representing their chosen career. It was a very successful day too.  It introduced children to the world of work and inspired them to think about their future roles across […]

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Pre-KG and KG Productions – My Little Garden https://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/2019/04/prekg-kg-productions-my-little-garden/ Thu, 18 Apr 2019 14:14:25 +0000 http://www.gulfbritishacademy.com/?p=6876 Pre-KG and KG Productions - My Little Garden

How exciting! A garden for us all to enjoy. Pre-KG and KG took their parents on a journey through their gardens.  Colourful costumes and a backdrop full of greenery added a wonderful atmosphere to their stories told in song. Each song described the cultivation of a little garden, from preparing the soil to planting seeds then watching and waiting to […]

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