Surely all of you joining IB have heard something along the lines of “you have to be able to manage your time or else (fill in the blank)”. The odds are that so has everyone else around you, including me. As I am approaching my last couple of months as an IB student, I’ve never heard..
Attending School Through an iPad Attending school through an iPad might not be as glamorous as it seems. I had surgery 4 weeks ago, and because of that I was assigned to bed rest. Yet thanks to our school that has went the extra mile, I am currently attending school through an iPad, but unlike what..
Today, October 21st, AISE competed at a tournament in CAC. Four matches were played by 4 different schools, including AISE. To be honest, even though AIS lost, it was an exhilarating experience to be apart of. I have always loved being apart of something bigger than me as an individual. But I never thought that..
I have never imagined that the time to apply for colleges would be so soon. The college application process is so hectic and demanding. You have to ask do so many things: ask for letters of recommendations, chase teachers, meet counselors, research colleges, worry about SAT, ACT, IELTS, and other test scores, write compelling personal..
The Scholastic Aptitude Test, every student’s biggest worry upon entering Grades 11 and 12. What is the Scholastic Aptitude Test? One may ask. It’s what most known as the SAT. The SAT is one of the most mentally challenging tests any student takes upon their educational journey at school. 3 hours and 50 minutes in..
Hello IB Juniors, I am a former IB student who somehow managed to obtain my IB diploma and somewhat maintain my physical and mental health throughout the two years. I wanted to take time and write some tips I believe will really make a profound difference in your IB experience. First tip – organize your..
Create to Donate at AISE Create to Donate, a club at AIS, is one of the great new clubs that we have in our school. To my knowledge, Create to Donate is a great artistic club that involves many artistic people. They collaboratively use their artistic skills to make something, which is later donated to..
What It’s Like to Be A Senior Usually first days of school have brought me a bit of dread for knowing my summer was over and a bit of excitement to see my friends, go to new classes, and see what’s new. This year however a new ingredient was added to my typical mix of..
10 MOTIVATION HACKS Start working at the same time everyday Working at the same time everyday will help you get into habit. Eventually, studying at 6:00 will become part of your daily routine and you will naturally do it. Leave yourself a note or set an alarm to notify you that you must study…
Tips to Stay Healthy And Fit During School Yes, school work and assignments can suck the life out of you at times, you may feel like you have no time to take care of your body and your health but believe me, it isn’t too hard to change little things in your daily school routine..
During the last IB CAS Retreat to Fayoum two IB seniors decided to create a video showing the beauty of Egypt. They filmed an amazing video picturing the beauty of Fayoum. They spent a lot of time editing the video and believed that we do not see the beauty of our country and do not appreciate..
It’s rare when siblings spend much time together. Students rather spend their time alone, especially when there is a great age gap between them and their siblings. When it comes to interests, one person’s opinion may differ from another. Now that the seniors are almost leaving, siblings are trying to spend some quality time before..
SAT: My Experience and Prep Recently, May 6th, was my first official SAT experience. For the past few weeks I’ve been contemplating studying and trying to find out whether or not it was worth it, which was something that really stressed me out. Conforming to my typical procrastinative nature, I ended up studying nothing. I’d..
On Thursday, April 13, 2017, during March Madness, “Refresh,” a student-run speaking event, took place in the auditorium at AIS. Refresh is somewhat similar to TEDx; it has the same purpose, which is giving people the voice to express their ideas. There were a decent amount of people who spoke at the event – all..
It is finally the middle of the school year. In terms of the new grading period, this comes as a huge relief. It is the first time that you can finally get a fresh start. The term has been insanely stressful, so consider this like a new year. Take a little break, relax, and be..
Teachers Should Coordinate Due Dates What do I mean by that? Okay, so, as a High School student, I either have 20 assignments due in one day or absolutely nothing. Then, I am told to manage my time. How is that even possible? As a solution to this, teachers should try to coordinate their assignments…
Today, April 1st, 2017, the PTA Spring Carnival was held from 12 am to 6 pm at the American International School in Egypt. The main purpose of the event was to raise money for the Children’s Cancer Hospital 57357. Personally, I believe that the event was a great success and anyone who was there would..
Bullying is the act of being abused mentally, verbally, or physically by a parent, a teacher, a fellow student, or any other functioning member of society. Bullying has recently spiked in our society, making its most drastic increase in high schools throughout the world. These relentless attacks on people can range from simple negative comments..
For the first time in years, we put on a breathtaking performance right here at the home of the panthers. The well chosen cast, along with Mr. Hollis Ball and various members of staff, we were able to create an outstanding performance on our debut opening night. Not only were we able to create one..
Three girls by the names of Salma Abdelsalam, Razan Mostafa and Amina Shindy. All members, founders, and the media team at AIS’s own UNICEF club. The club serves the purpose of helping the students at AIS feel more involved in the community by helping raise money, awareness and learn about children’s rights in Egypt and..