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The Vikings is an essential part of the National Curriculum for England and it’s an exciting British history topic for Year 4 to really immerse themselves in, especially if it involves looking like one during our Vikings Dress-up Day! So alongside wearing Viking clothing for today, a variety of creative approaches have been taken to teach Year 4 about how […]
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Children from Year 3 have had a great time performing their annual production.  This year they took on Cinderella and Rockerfella – the re-worked, or rather, reimagined version of the fairy tale Cinderella. Taking place over two days, pupils from 3 Blue and 3 Green joined forces and took to the stage on the first day followed by 3 Red […]
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Last academic year, our annual Sports Day took place in February, but this year we decided to hold it this month.  Iqra’a Bilingual School (IBS) once again allowed us to use their facilities and it all kicked off on the 18th for KS2, followed by KS1 and Reception on the 19th.  Pre-KG and KG also took part and headed out on the 19th for […]
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In true Gulf British Academy tradition, today saw staff take to the stage to perform this year’s winter pantomime to a packed school hall.  The tale was Snow White and the Seven Dwarfs and the children loved it! Key Stage heads, teachers and teaching assistants formed the cast and everyone dressed up in splendid costumes to put on a truly […]
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The Big Cat Writing Competition 2018 is organised by Collins Learning (a division of HarperCollins Publishers Ltd) to get children excited about writing and to inspire them to write for pleasure.  Pupils from all over the world will be entering, including GBA! This year’s theme is about bravery and courage, which ties in nicely with our anti-bullying week from a few weeks […]
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Today, Gulf British Academy held its bake sale and it was the most successful one yet, raising a total of 400KD that will go towards our library. It was a fantastic day with such a variety of delicious treats available – it’s actually difficult to describe them all in words. There were savoury, sweet, warm and cold dishes using all […]
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The recent wet weather may have shifted our Anti-Bullying Week schedule but not our focus. We are committed to a strong stand against bullying and to raise awareness of its negative effects on child development as well as to highlight its prevention and how to respond to it. To do this, we joined thousands of schools in the UK and around […]
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Despite the very British weather recently, it didn’t deter our Year 6 pupils from visiting the British Embassy, Kuwait, to learn more about Remembrance Day and the Poppy Appeal we’ve been running all week. Upon arrival, we were welcomed by Assistant Defence Attaché, Chief Petty Officer Richard Vesey CPOWTR (SM), then led through the lovely gardens of the embassy to the […]
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The culmination of our Book Week saw everyone wear costumes for our annual Dress Up Day. Our pupils and staff looked amazing in their outfits, which depicted characters and people from the books and topics they have been reading, researching and discussing about all week. We witnessed all sorts too!  To highlight just some, there were costumes inspired by Peter […]
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For the past week, the whole of Reception has been enjoying Splash Day 2018. Dressed in their very finest swimwear, all the children had loads of fun playing at each water station.  These featured waterwheels and pumps alongside buckets, squeezy squirters and a much-used hose.  There were sandpits and spades, too, plus tricycles and tyres filled with bowls of water. […]
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