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Library Books in Grade 3!

Futuraskolan Rådan’s grade 3s have been learning about the Stone Age through to the Iron Age as part of the International Primary Years Curriculum unit on Scavengers and Settlers. Scavengers and Settlers explores the idea that humans are special. Unlike other animals, we can adapt and learn new skills in order to survive, which is […]

Futuraskolan Rådan’s Library

”I have always imagined that paradise will be a kind of library.” –  Jorge Luis Borges, poet and writer Tucked away on an upper floor of Futuraskolan Rådan is the library. It is a small, cozy space filled with books. The majority of books are in Swedish and English, but there is a small collection […]

Supporting Mother Tongue

Futuraskolan Rådan has a lot of staff and students whose first language isn’t Swedish. In fact, there are over 21 different mother tongue languages at Rådan! One way that the library supports learning for students whose native language isn’t Swedish is to provide resources in various languages. Click here for a wonderful webpage from Internationella […]

Book Donations – Donaciones de libros!

Futuraskolan Rådan’s staff and students have 21 different mother tongue languages! One way that Futuraskolan Rådan’s library supports these students is to offer books in a wide range of languages. The selection is quite small at the moment compared to the other sections of the library. However, one way that the school community helps out […]

New Books!

Thanks to the grade 3 and the grade 5 students, Futuraskolan Rådan’s library was able to purchase over 4,000:- SEK worth of new books. This year, the focus was on English books, particularly early readers, science series, thrillers, books for dyslexic readers and non-fiction. In total, over 100 books were bought for the library thanks […]

Futuraskolan Rådan’s Bake Sale

What’s a book sale without a warm cup of coffee and a bite to eat? Futuraskolan Rådan’s grade 3 students set up and ran a very successful bake sale during the school’s first used book sale. The book sale and bake sale raised over 4,000:- SEK for Futuraskolan’s library!    

Futuraskolan Rådan’s First Children’s Used Book Sale

Throughout the autumn, a handful of book-loving grade 5 students organized Futuraskolan Rådan’s first children’s used book sale. The students distributed flyers, and sorted donations. On November 30, 2018, their hard work and dedication paid off as parents, friends and neighbours came to school to buy books. Lots and lots of books! The book sale […]

Finding patterns in statistical data – Grade 7

How can a dry topic like statistics become more interesting? Students are often asked to calculate averages from a table or to find the median of some arbitrary set of numbers. Of course, this is important. But what if students can work with topics which they select themselves? Find a topic that interests them? And […]

Drug education – År 5

This week we were doing our Exit Point debates to finish our Drug Education unit. Students did a wonderful job of researching and preparing then presented very well. Here are a few pictures from this week’s debates showing students presenting and one of our wonderful panels of judges. Purpose The purpose was for students to […]