Elementary Parent Workshops

There is a great range of workshops for parents of Elementary students coming up over the next three months.

These have been parent_workshoplisted here for easy reference and included in Ms Pender’s recent Elementary School Newsletter August 29, 2011.


Friday 16th – Explaining the IB programs: PYP, MYP, DP (in Japanese)     10:30-11:30am, The Loft; Presented by Kyoko Bernard, former IB Regional Representative for Japan and Korea.


Thursday 6th – Introduction to Elementary Curriculum 9:00 – 10:30am The Loft     Presented by Shanel Catasti, (ES Vice Principal / PYP Coordinator).


Thursday 3rd (Japanese Holiday) – Coffee and Conversation with ES Principal, VP and Head of Academics 9:00-10:30am, Cafeteria;  Presented by Jacquie Pender (ES Principal), Shanel Catasti (ES Vice Princpial) and Dennis Stanworth (Head of Academics).

Thursday 3rd (Japanese Holiday) – Grade K-2 Reading 10:00- 11:00am The Loft;  Presented by Mary Lang (Learning Support) and Audrey Brown (Grade 2 teacher).

Tuesday 15th – Grade 3-5 Mathematics 18:30 – 20:00, The Loft;  Presented by David Goddard, ES Math Coordinator.

Thursday 17th – Grade K-2 Mathematics 18:30-20:00, The Loft;  Presented by David Goddard, ES Math Coordinator.

Wednesday 23rd (Japanese Holiday) Elementary Writing 9:00 – 10:30am, The Loft; Presented by Kristen Blum and Tasha Cowdy, ES Literacy Coordinators.

Friday 26th / Saturday 27th – Bridging the Gap Conference See school website calendar for details.