Senses-Based Learning – Early Childhood education (in Spanish)

¿Qué capacidades y habilidades podemos y deberíamos desarrollar en los primeros años? ¿Qué aspectos del curriculum deberíamos enfatizar entre los 3 y los 6 años? La experiencia constata y los últimos conocimientos sobre el desarrollo del cerebro confirman que, aunque aprendemos toda la vida, hay edades especialmente aptas para ciertos aprendizajes. Concretamente, en los niños […]

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Conference: Pedro Campos, Sailing Word Champion (in Spanish)

En la conferencia, titulada “Optimismo y perseverancia”, D. Pedro Campos compartió con nosotros experiencias y anécdotas sobre sus regatas, increíbles reflexiones sobre su vida navegando. El ponente enfatizó la importancia del optimismo y la perseverancia, cualidades que le sirvieron de gran ayuda en su camino. Sin lugar a dudas, D. Pedro es un ejemplo de la lucha […]

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´16 Summer Camps – Early bird registration until April 15

Chester College International School is getting ready and very much looking forward to the 31st season of its international summer camps, which will take place this coming July. Registration for the English & Performing Arts Summer Camp, the Chester English MINI Camp and the Spanish International Summer Camp is open since February 15. Places are […]

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Writing Club presentation

Writing is a phenomenal way to express our emotions and transmit our ideas to others. In addition, writing can help us improve our knowledge of languages, assist us to be better thinkers, and open new worlds to us. Although it is sometimes strange to believe, we use writing in almost everything we do! Would it […]

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Writing Club: ¿Por qué bendecimos la mesa?

Muchas personas hoy en día consideran la tradición de bendecir la mesa “una tradición católica anticuada”. Piensan que no deberíamos bendecir la mesa antes de comer porque excluye a otros grupos de gente con creencias distintas. Lo que piensan estas personas no puede estar más alejado de la realidad. Para empezar, esta tradición de dar […]

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Carnival: Past & Present

A few thousand years ago, the native Europeans lived quite a decent natural life. However, when winter came along, their peaceful living came to an end. Due to the cold winters of Europe, crops did not grow and famine began. These native tribes developed a festival to celebrate the beginning of spring and coming back […]

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Campamentos de verano 2016: Abierto el plazo de inscripción

Este lunes 15 de febrero abrió el plazo de inscripción para nuestros campamentos de verano 2016, que tendrán lugar en el mes de julio. Las plazas para cada programa son limitadas y se rellenarán por riguroso orden de matrícula. Hasta el día 15 de abril, las inscripciones tempranas (Early Bird) en cualquiera de los campamentos tendrán […]

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Meet the Community: Ms Lori Stewart

This week, we have interviewed Ms Stewart, Chester College International School´s Early Childhood teacher. We want to share with you some bits and pieces about her life and experiences. Q: Ms Stewart. where are you from? A: I’m from Austin, Texas. It is one of the biggest cities in the United States! Q: When did […]

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Tennis competitions

At the start of this school year a lot of students got involved at the tennis activity organised by the tennis club in Os Tilos, in our neighbourhood. Students practice every Wednesday from 5:45 to 6:45 with coaches Iván and Marcos. To show their progress in the field of tennis, the tennis coaches of the club […]

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2016 New Year resolutions

After a three-week holiday, it is time for the students and teachers of Chester College to come back to school and get back to work. Fresh from the vacation, the students of Chester are ready to take on the 2nd trimester of the school year. Fortunately, everyone seems full of energy and excited to learn […]

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