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2017-05-15 16:05:23

Central Dalmatia Field Trip

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On the 7th of May we set off on a wonderful four-day adventure to Dalmatia.

During our four-day field trip we explored underwater world of the Croatian rivers and lakes in the newly-opened Aquatika Freshwater Aquarium in Karlovac, visited the Klis Fortress and met the Klis Uskoks, visited the hydroelectric power plant on the Cetina River, met the "pirates" of Omis and learnt pirate games, went picking strawberries in Vrgorac and visited the ethno-village "Kokorici", went on a bike tour in the Marjan Forest Park and visited the cultural-historical sights of the town of Split.

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2017-04-28 12:15:48

Community Project Showcase 2017

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On April 27th we organised the Community Project Showcase where our MYP3 students informed the public about their service as action and presented their IB Community Projects that they had been working on throughout this school year under the guidance of the teachers supervisors.

A wide variety of topics has been exposed to the audience consisted of their parents, teachers, peers and our former students who came to give us some extra support.

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2017-04-24 15:45:08

Earth Day Neighbourhood Clean Up

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On the occasion of the Earth Day our Service as Action leader Ms. Ina and the pedagogist Ms. Ana organised the clean-up action for all MYP students.

This action had a goal to keep public places in our neighbourhood clean and safe for everyone. We were cleaning parks, parking lots, streets and school playground.

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2017-04-12 16:10:28

Our students stepped into shoes of homeless magazine vendors

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On April 11th MYP3 students participated in selling the "Street Lights" magazine along with homeless people.

There are many times all of us have walked by these vendors not picking up the paper, not really paying attention, and not really understanding or appreciating how hard they work to make a living, but this project and action certainly alerted us to the difficulties homeless people face in earning an income.

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2017-04-11 15:25:48

Open Day at the Faculty of Science

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On April 7th we visited the Open Day at the Faculty of Science. We had a chance to observe scientific experiments, visit the Chemistry, Physics and Biology laboratories and participate in many interesting demonstrations. All that has proven to us how science could be fun and exciting.

Everyone enjoyed the lectures, but the fun experiments were the stars of the show. In the Physics department we talked about superconductivity and levitation, touched liquid nitrogen, listened to the laser harp and enjoyed the Rubens tube.

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