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Service and Action

May 25, 2015


By : Ms. Rindang Developing awareness that a person belongs to community has to start in early ages. Children have to be brought to their community and learn that they are part of it. Through service and action programme, Stella Maris International School encourages students to become aware of their roles and their responsibilities as […]

It’s Earth Day: Today and Everyday!

April 23, 2015


By: Ms. Rindang Earth Day was started on April 22nd, 1970, when 20 million people across the United States took the streets to demonstrate support for environmental protection. Today, it has transformed into a global movement, one that is observed by billion of people around the world who annually pledge to undertake a “green” initiative […]

Greetings 2015!

January 21, 2015


written by Ms. Maria Teresa The season of giving, good spirit plus talents was such a great combo. Last 16th of January 2015, the Primary Department welcomed the New Year with a blast. Its full force of elite, creative teachers came up with a unique Christmas Program with the theme: “ We give joyful gifts […]

10 Tips Menjadi Guru Kreatif

November 28, 2014


Cintai Profesi Pendidik  Kita semua pasti sudah memahami apa itu makna cinta, dalam mendidik juga diperlukan kecintaan pada profesi ini. Kreativitas hanya akan tumbuh apabila dalam hati kita sudah tertanam rasa cinta. Lihat saja anak-anak muda yang sedang jatuh cinta, maka seketika itu kreativitas tumbuh luar biasa, ada yang dadakan jadi pencipta puisi, syair, dan […]

Amazingly Bright Scientist in The Making

September 19, 2014


Most of us may still have misconception about Science. Some of us still thinks that Science is about bizarre and weird stuffs; something far-fetched from reality, something we ordinary people cannot grasp, only for geniuses like Einstein and Newton. That’s not true. In fact, Science pervaded in everything that surrounds us. Natural phenomena like earthquake, […]

A Joyful Learning in Moral Education Lesson: Practice to be obedient students

August 20, 2014


By: Sapta Kurniati Last academic year, in March 2014, Grade 1 students experienced the “joyful learning” in their Moral Education lesson. This joyful activity of learning was prepared and facilitated by Sapta Kurniati, a P1-Moral Education teacher in Primary. To teach Moral Education especially to grade 1 students is challenging, since it is about internalizing some […]

A Joyful Learning Experience in Science: Knowing Parts of Fish Body

November 11, 2013


By: Alexius Baghi     On the last week of August, grade 4 students experienced the “joyful learning” in their Science class. This joyful activity of learning was prepared and facilitated by Alexius Baghi, a P4-Science teacher in Primary. The students were allowed to observe fish by touching it and opening its gills with their own […]

Joy in School

October 22, 2013


By: Monika N. Soeharlan When I was reading this article below by Steven Wolk, it inspires how to bring joyful in school and some of them already applied in both Stella Maris International School and Stella Maris School. I share this article because I think this should be compulsory reading for all teachers and others […]

Joyful Learning Method to Increase Optimum Teaching

August 13, 2012


“…I do not like his lesson…it is too boring…” “I prefer Science than Math class. In Science, we can do experiments and ask questions to the teacher.” “I feel hardly to manage this class. All the students do not want to listen…” Those comments often heard at school. It showed the reaction for the learning […]