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So You Think You Can Sing, Design and Act??

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October 17, 2017

A Link to the Official, “So You Think You Can Sign, Design and Act??” 2017 Edition Video On Thursday, October 5th, The Mackay School along with St. Margaret’s school held the third annual “So You Think You Can Sing, Design, and Act??” competition. Students from both schools were allowed to participate in any of the… Read More ›

ESU Poetry Recitation Competition


On Wednesday, October 4th, the Mackay School participated in the ESU Poetry Recitation Competition at St. George’s College in Santiago. Baltazar Canepa from Sixth Básico, Clemente Venegas and Jose Ignacio Escobar from Seventh Básico, Felipe Otey and Pablo Tumani from Eighth Básico memorized and recited poems in front of peers and judges. The students practiced… Read More ›

2017 Interhouse Event: So You Think You Can Sing, Design, and Act??


La competencia “So You Think You Can Sing, Design and Act?” 2017 decidirá si la casa Robertson, Sutherland, Somerscales o Mackay se coronará como la gran ganadora de la Semana de Aniversario de The Mackay School. Este Viernes 29, nuestros alumnos acompañados de alumnas del colegio St Margaret’s comenzarán a preparar sus actos. Este año tendrán tres opciones para… Read More ›

The 2017 English Club Kicks Off!


The English Club for the 2017 season has kicked off in swimming fashion. Every Wednesday at 4:00 members meet in the English lab to work on dynamic English improving activities. New members Baltazar Canepa, Pedro Moya, and Cristobal Gomez have begun playing a number of didactic English teaching games including the Mackay original game “Gonk’t.”… Read More ›

Mackay Tributes Harry Potter


On Wednesday August 23rd the English Department with the help of students  put together a tribute to Harry Potter in order to honor the book’s 20th anniversary. The stand of Harry Potter momentos and memorabilia included all kinds of surprises like wizardry wands, butter beer, Gryffindor scarves, and the Trinity-Wizard tournament cup as well as… Read More ›

The Poetry House: Scotland…


As part of our British Week 2017 activities, we invite you to participate in our Acrostic Poem Competition! How to participate? You need to write an acrostic poem using the word SCOTLAND. During break visit our Poetry House and pick an image to get inspired! This video shows tips to write a catchy acrostic poem… Read More ›

Who’s That Hero? 7th Grade ‘American Hero’ Project


On Thursday, November 24th, 7th Graders put together a one-of-a-kind exhibition to show off their work about American Heroes. Together with their teachers, Miss Vera Callejas, Miss Veronica Cordero, Miss Maureen Stead, and Miss Gaby Diaz, they invited parents and teachers to enjoy the show. The project was based on the statement of inquiry “Stories about new… Read More ›

Book Crossing Ceremony in Senior School: A Celebration of Literature!


Este Jueves 3 de Diciembre, alumnos de 6tos, 7mos, 8vos, 1eros, 2dos y 3ros Medios participaron de la ceremonia “Book Crossing”, llevada a cabo en el Auditorio del colegio. Fue una maravillosa oportunidad para celebrar a la literatura y a aquellos libros, autores, personajes, historias y fantásticos mundos a los cuales nos transportan de manera mágica… Read More ›

Enseñar a través de los Juegos: El Inglés y el Aprendizaje Significativo


Con la intención de hacer la clase de inglés más motivante y didáctica, los alumnos de 7mos Básicos y 1eros Medios han participado de juegos interactivos, cuyo principal objetivo es aprender nociones lingüísticas en inglés de forma entretenida y considerando las inteligencias múltiples de nuestros alumnos. “What is the question?” ha sido una de las… Read More ›

¡Un gigantesco paso! 7mo Básico escribe sus primeros ensayos en Inglés


Estamos muy orgullosos de compartir con Uds los impresionantes ensayos de opinión que nuestros alumnos de 7mo Básico ISE Foundation han sido capaces de crear con esfuerzo y dedicación. Nuestros alumnos han volcado su creatividad y visionaria proyección de cómo será nuestra vida en el futuro, culminando la exploración de la Unidad “Why Are Wheels Important?”. Dentro del… Read More ›

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