During the first week of June, Sebastian School held its second version of the English Week organized by the English Department, which took place from June 5th to June 9th in the School Library. Students from all levels participated in different competitions, which aim at improving the learning of the language outside the classroom. All the competitions were carried out successfully, and our students demonstrated knowledge, dedication and achievement in the subject.
On Monday, June 5th, students from Pre-K and Kindergarten had their chance to demonstrate what they have learned in English, having as winners: Pre-K B and Kinder C, who happily took the medals home.
On Tuesday, June 6th, 1st and 2nd graders showed what they are made of, participating on Vocabulary Games and Spelling Bee respectively, having as winners: Valentina Acuña from 1st A and Javier Garay from 2nd A.
On Wednesday, June 7th, we had our Internal Spelling Bee Competition, which had as goal to choose what students are representing our School in the Annual Interscholastic Spelling Bee Competition, also organized by the English Department of Sebastian School. Elisa Hermosilla from 8th grade was the student who stood out and won the first place medal.
Thursday 8th was a very special day, in which students from 9th to 12th grade had to choose a topic and prepare a speech to present in front of an audience. There were 2 categories, having as winners: Esperanza Romero from 9th grade and Sara Hermosilla from 11th grade.
Finally, on June 9th, the last Spelling Bee Competition with students from 3rd to 5th grade took place, who proved to have a special ability in English. This day the winner was Catalina Gonzalez Zuñiga from 4th B.
As Department, we want to thank all the students who were motivated to participate in each activity, and also the teachers and misses, who helped us to carry out this event.
Congratulations everybody and keep the good job!