Art Project at PYP 8

PYP8/5 EP students carried out a captivating project in art class that focused on recreating Edvard Munch’s masterpiece The Scream using paper and clay. This initiative not only allowed the students to express their creativity, but also gave them the…

Science Week

SEK-El Castillo celebrated Science Week. Students from 6th grade EP/MYP1 and 5th grade EP/PYP8 participated in a workshop titled Takeoff: objects that fly and levitate. This activity is part of the competency-based learning called Learning for Transformation. The students conducted…

Universal Children’s Day

This year, the celebration of Universal Children’s Day took a significant turn at SEK-El Castillo. Instead of being limited to traditional festivities, the students immersed themselves in an inspiring project that not only celebrated childhood, but also allowed them to…

Prevention week

During the past week, primary school students from SEK-El Castillo have participated in the Prevention Week with the aim of assuming a preventive culture and taking actions that protect them from the principles of safety, health and wellbeing in any…

The celebration of the Diwali Festival

The celebration of the Diwali Festival of Lights was a charming and educational introduction to the first-grade inquiry unit How We Express Ourselves. Furthermore, it is important to hihglight that the inquiry unit is closely related to the idea that…

It is Time to Celebrate

As part of our second Unit of Inquiry  It is Time to Celebrate, PYP4 students held an assembly on Día de los Muertos. An important festival, which takes place each year on November 1st and 2nd in Mexico. Many set an altar…

Health and illness

MD Silvia Salado, from Universidad Camilo José Cela, explained to our SEK-El Castillo 4th Grade students, PYP7, the importance of having sugar intake through a healthy diet. This talk is part of our unit of inquiry, Health and Illness, which…