MIS FLL Team Recognized in Recent World Festival News

June 7th, 2016

          MIS FLL Team Recognized in Recent World Festival News: Special shout-out Team 7811, MT Recycles, from Missoula, Montana, had a busy TRASH TREKSM season that included winning their state tournament and attending World Festival in St. Louis.   The team shared their research project locally, regionally, and on their website, www.misfirstinspires.org, but Read More »

So Many Firsts at the FIRST World Championship! by Dari Quirk

May 3rd, 2016

So Many Firsts at the FIRST World Championship! by Dari Quirk What an amazing experience!  MT Recycles’ trip to the FIRST World Championship to participate in the FIRST LEGO League (FLL) World Festival was simply incredible!  The team spent an event-filled week in St. Louis, Missouri, competing with 105 FLL teams from around the world! Read More »

Exciting Host Opportunity for MIS Families

May 3rd, 2016

Dear MIS Parents: Missoula International School is excited to announce that we will be hosting Amity Institute Interns once again for the 2016/2017 school year.  Interns come to the U.S. to gain teaching skills through their assignment, to represent their language, culture and country, and to share their knowledge and ideas with the school community.  Read More »

MIS Team Wins the Western Montana Math Counts Competition

February 10th, 2016

Many hours of hard work after school paid off for Missoula International School students yesterday during the Western Montana Chapter of the Math Counts competition. The MIS team advanced to finish in first place. MIS 8th grader Ian Curtis won first place as the top scoring individual in the competition. With approximately 16 area schools Read More »

“MT Recycles” Team Gears Up for State Tournament

January 26th, 2016

MIS’s FIRST Lego League (FLL) Team participated in the Missoula FLL Practice Tournament on Saturday, January 23rd.  This year, the tournament was hosted by Target Range School.  Thirteen Missoula FLL teams were there to practice for the Montana State FLL Tournament coming up on Saturday, February 6, at MSU Bozeman.  The topic for FLL this Read More »

IB Learner Profile: Principled Student Shares Warm Spirit

January 26th, 2016

MIS students often demonstrate the IB Learner Profile outside of the classroom.  Meet Stella, 3rd grade: Together with a friend, she decided to take action in her community by creating the “Warm Spirit Project.”  They wanted to help provide warm, winter clothes and summer clothes to kids in need.  The students worked with their local Read More »

MIS FLL Team to Develop Legislation Regarding eWaste in Landfills

January 12th, 2016

Today, the MIS FIRST® LEGO® League (FLL) team continued researching their 2015/2016 theme topic, “Trash Trek.”  They will travel to Bozeman, MT on February 5th to take part in the state tournament. The team spoke with Missoula, MT House District Representative Willis Curdy about what it would require to pass a state law to ban Read More »

MIS and MCT- a 10 year collaboration

October 13th, 2015

For the past ten years, MIS and the Missoula Children’s Theatre (MCT) have collaborated on a Spanish version of one of MCT’s beloved original plays.  This year, we will present “La Caperuza Roja” or “Little Red Riding Hood”.  All students in 2nd-8th grade participate as part of our language immersion program.  Rehearsals will begin on Read More »

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