KIS REVIEWS: Lady Bird

Unlike my other reviews, this one isn’t a newly released movie that I saw in the theatre (however it’s still pretty new). This movie is called Lady Bird which was released in 2017. I watched it during the holidays and really enjoyed it so I thought I’d share it with you guys! Here’s a little…

KIS REVIEWS: The Crimes of Grindelwald

I am back again with another movie review – because yes I love movies, and there’s so many great ones on right now! Last week I watched one of 2018’s most anticipated movies; Fantastic Beasts: The Crimes of Grindelwald. For those of you who don’t know, The Crimes of Grindelwald is the 2nd movie in…

KIS REVIEWS: Bohemian Rhapsody

Despite the constant pressures of grade 12 I have managed to see Bohemian Rhapsody, not once, but twice (and speaking honestly, will probably see it at least one more time before the year is out). Needless to say, I loved this movie. Just in case you have no idea what I’m talking about, here’s the…

Psychology 101: Trick or Treat (But Mainly Just Treat)

I’ve never been much of a fan of Halloween but I know a lot of people who think I’m crazy for not caring about this apparently amazing celebration. So for those of you who aren’t me you’ll be excited to know this post is ~ loosely ~ based on Halloween. And yeah, I know Halloween…

Psychology 101: We Need More Subs

Hey everyone! For those who know me you probably know that I love sports! There’s nothing better than running around in the burning sun until you cry 🙂 And no, I don’t play sports because I love physical pain – there are actually quite a lot of positive psychological benefits from playing sports! What are…

Psychology 101: Apologizing to Objects

Hey everyone, welcome back to psychology 101 🙂 I want to admit something to you guys (and hopefully I’m not alone in this) but I apologize to everything. If I drop something? I’m sorry. If I run into the wall? I’m sorry. Honestly, if someone steps on my foot, I’m likely to apologize to them….

KIS SPOTLIGHT: Ms. Shanell

Look, we have another KIS Spotlight! Today: Ms. Shanell 🙂 First and foremost, what subjects do you teach and to whom (MYP and/or DP)? Secondary Guidance & University Counselor; I also teach the G10 University Seminar course. Next, what would you like or want all of us to know about yourself? (Just some basic details…

KIS SPOTLIGHT: Mr. Nicholas

Welcome back to another KIS Spotlight! Today let’s find out about Mr. Nicholas 🙂 First and foremost, what subjects do you teach and to whom (MYP and/or DP)? MYP art for G6 and 7, design for 6, 7 and 8 Next, what would you like or want all of us to know about yourself? (Just…

Psychology 101: Instagram, Snapchat and Buzzfeed Quizzes

I’m started writing this article two days before it needs to be published! Instead of the night before! Psychology 101 is going up people. Today’s article is going to be about social media: Instagram, Snapchat, you know the works. How does social media connect with psychology? Good question. As we all know social media has…

KIS SPOTLIGHT: Mr. Bart

As all of you have probably noticed we have a lot of new additions to the KIS community this year! (If you haven’t noticed, I think you need to become more observant). With these additions we have some great new teachers, and I think it’s super important that we get to know them. There’s going…