Author & Storyteller Margaret Read MacDonald – March 16, 2017
KIS Seoul students were presented to a great author and storyteller Margaret Read MacDonald, who is well known with her amazing folktale books. During her story telling session, students were able to stomp, clap, chant, and sneeze while listening to her funny stories from all over the world.Author & illustrator Yangsook Choi – November 9, 2016
Have you ever written a story with the character that you created yourself?? What problems and challenges did your character have? Where was the story happening? Ms. Yangsook choi, the author of THE NAME JAR, inspired KIS Seoul students to create their own story and shared her passion in both writing and illustrating.
Battle of the books – April 23rd, 2016 / SFS
Seoul Campus students participated in their first ever Battle of the Books (B.O.B.) competition, hosted on Saturday, April 23rd by Seoul Foreign School. During each game, our students worked hard as a team and came up short by only a few questions for the rounds in which we did not win. Although SC’s team wasn’t able to advance, we are very proud of our team’s accomplishments, earning two wins during the round robin!
Author David Greenberg’s visit – February 2nd, 2016
From fun poetry to civil right assembly, David Greenberg engaged our students mind to a different literature world. Poeple could hear our students lauging outside of the building during the session! Not to mention that we all fell in love with his great books.
Poet Kenn Nesbitt’s visit – November 25th, 2015
CATS, TV, CARROTS, AND RIDING ON A BIKE. THERE YOU GO. THATS OUR LIST OF EVERYHING WE LIKE! Who knew that writing poem could be this much fun and easy? Mr. Kenn Nesbitt presented the new level of poem writing and reciting to KIS Seoul students.
Author David M. Schwartz visit – February 12th, 2015
We were treated to a great presenter when we traveled to Pangyo to see author David M. Schwartz. He shared his love of numbers large and small. Mr. Schwartz was a very dynamic speakers who captured the attention and imagination of our students.
Author & Illustrator Darren Farrell’s visit – December 9th, 2014
“Bedtime ahay!” “Aw pickles.” Author-illustrator of two amazing books, Darren Farrell visited KIS Seoul Campus and taught our students how to become an author and illustrator.
Author & Illustrator Rosemary Wells visit – April 28th, 2014
The beloved children’s book author Rosemary Wells came to KIS Seoul Campus to show us how she wrote and illustrated her amazing books.
Author Kathleen Krull visit – February 28th, 2014
Author Kathleen Krull, who is well-known for her successful “Lives of…” series, visited KIS and told us about her awesome journey that she had been through to become an author.
Storyteller Clive Pig’s visit – October 17th, 2013
The funniest guy in the world visited KIS Seoul Campus library to tell us many different kinds of stories from all over the world!
Author/Photographer Nic Bishop – February 26th, 2013
Well-known author and photographer Nic Bishop visited KIS to show us his magnificent photographs and books about mammals and insects.
Author Alan Schroeder- February 1st, 2013
Alan Schroeder is the award-winning author of several biographic picture books. He visited KIS Seoul Campus to tell us how it is like to be a children’s book author and also about his awesome books.