The students from SUIS Hongqiao Campus Pioneer Curriculum took part in the 16th English Festival during the last two weeks. They enjoyed learning English through Storytelling, Word Chains, Spelling Bees and a variety of fun English activities. They were all 'busy like bees' everyday!
Dav Pilkey was here! He is the famous author of the amazing book series'Dog Man', which is always on New York Times bestseller list，andalso deeply loved by SUIS students. He visited SUIS during our English Festival and brought usspecialstories from how his upbringing influenced his world of creativity.
Our teachers told us attractive stories during the Book Week, which made us eager to be the characters in these stories. On the Dress-up Day,teachers and students dressed astheir favourite characters in creative ways. They also did fun parades on the stage like superstars!
If reading had opened a window to the world for us, reading with friends could make the scenery outside the windoweven more fascinating. SUIS studentsfromupper and lower gradesgotpairedand both benefited a lot from the buddy reading activity.
Spelling Bee is a world famous top-level English event with a history of 94 years. Our teachers learned itscompetition system and designeddifferentformsof Spelling Beeactivities. SUISplayersenjoyed the fun spelling worldthrough their listening, speaking, reading and writing abilities.