Ras Al Hamra International School ”How can we make a building that truly supports our educational vision?” 650 children: pre-nursery, kindergarten, primary education. In Muscat, Sultanate of Oman. 9,000 sqm Passion for Learning! Goal: best school in the Gulf region. IPC: International Primary Curriculum. ‘Matching, stretching and celebrating!’ Learning environments that support cooperative learning.
Results Functional design that supports IPC/cooperative learning in numerous ways. The environment as learning tool.
• Winner Oman Green Innovation Award 2013 !
Co-creation with staff. Suggestion Box for parents and children. Work on location. A building like a ‘learning village’ for 5 learning families, with a ‘learning souq’, ‘majlis’, labs, multi-purpose hall, and swimming pool. Classrooms with 8 theme-corners, and project tables for groups of 4 children. ICS:
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Design: KEO International Consultants
Learning styles Subject goals International goals Personal goals
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matching, stretching, celebrating!