Sense N’ Science (June 2019, Volume 2)

It gives us immense joy to introduce you all to ‘Sense N’ Science’ – the science magazine of Ahmedabad International School in its second edition. This issue of the magazine is the work of our students of grade VIII, IX, and XI. Here, we plan to unfold some breathtaking mysteries of science.  In the words…

The AIS Times (2018-19 edition)

We’re excited to share with you the 2018-19 edition of ‘The AIS Times’ created by IBDP students. They bring to you the highlights of their year – the CAS Cambodia Project, the AIMUN, the IB Fest and so on. Hope you have as much fun reading it as they had making this!

From Writing to Publishing

Reading and writing have been my hobbies since a very young age. It is maintaining a diary that helped me develop the habit of writing. I also used to write about the trips I went for, about what I learnt, and about so much more. I feel very content when I use colours to express…

Sense N’ Science (December 2018, Volume 1)

 We’re introducing the first issue of our science magazine ‘Sense N’ Science’. This magazine is the work of our students of grade VIII, IX , and XI. Each grade was assigned a separate topic related to science and technology, environment and its resources, architecture and so on. They were given a month’s time to research…

Kerala Flood Relief Efforts: An Update

In August 2018, the state of Kerala witnessed unprecedented flood havoc that killed hundreds and displaced more than a million people.  As a school, we rallied to raise funds to help the relief effort and are humbled to share that through contributions from parents and the school team, we collected almost 7 lakh rupees. We would…

Five ‘Healthy’ Social Media Habits

It can be a struggle to cultivate ‘healthy’ social media habits that allow to use these v increasingly prevalent tech tools in ways that don’t hamper our wellbeing. Innumerable research studies point to the varied physical, social, emotional and psychological effects of excessive social media usage, and perhaps the best way to work around these…

Six Transformative Books for Teens

Whether you are currently traveling, staying at home, or engaged in some combination of the two, the summer months are a great time to invest in yourself and work on some self-development. While there are a plethora of activities and pursuits that can help you on this quest, reading is one of the simplest and…

Five Top Travel Tips for Families

Heading off on some family adventures this summer vacation? We’ve got you covered with some simple ideas that will help make your holiday all the more fun, rejuvenating and memorable!  Plan Right  It may sound cliched but the ultimate key to a truly restful and happy holiday is some detailed planning beforehand. Set aside specific…

Five Earth-Friendly Ways to Stay Cool This Summer

As the temperature soars, so does our impact on the Earth and it’s resources, what with increased power and water consumption. Electricity bills can run high to meet air conditioning and refrigeration needs and this exerts a greater strain on the environment, particularly in the long run.  Scientists have confirmed increasing global temperatures and climate…

The Mindful Way to Study – 3 Strategies for the 21st Century Learner

Exams have been around for centuries, and consequently, so have study strategies and advice. But much of the conventional wisdom about how we learn is actually being disproved by latest research. As education evolves faster than it ever has before, the way that students learn has got to change too. While memorising facts and working through…