Mathematics Corner: Getting ready to take off

The use of computers, computer applications and calculators does improve understanding in Mathematics. So ICT is used whenever appropriate in Mathematics.   It has been said that the earlier in their schooling that students learn skills in ICT, the better they become at mastering it. Grades 7 & 8 at TIS are no exception.  Within the…

Grade 7 students explore stomp music

How would you define music, “Any sound that is pleasant to the ear”? Really? Let us take the key words which are sound and pleasant. Is silence also part of music? If yes why do we define music by only the sound we hear? Also consider the use of pleasant in this context….. Someone may…