Clubs at BISS Gausel 2021 - 2022


 

There are a range of internal clubs run by the teachers and these vary from sports clubs to drama and arts.  Parents should look on the Internal club page of the parent portal.

The clubs below are run by external providers.  You should contact them directly for further information.

Craft Clubs with Mister Vanger - Tuesday and Wednesday

Julia is the creative force behind Mister Vanger. A highly experienced knitter and crocheter as well as a keen sewer. She runs courses and workshops for adults as well as designing and creating her own range of toys, accessories and decorative items.


Julia has also been a volunteer helper at the Stavanger Rainbow and Brownies units for the last 5 years working with girls from age 5 to 10years

Little Sew and Sews

Wednesdays PYP5 and PYP6 

Club finishes in Week 49

Part sewing course, part craft club, Mister Vanger’s little sew and sews will learn basic sewing skills as they work on a number of fun projects over the term. This will give them the opportunity to express their creativity and develop their self-confidence as they produce finished items. Suitable for complete sewing beginners and those already sewing.

Course fee includes all the materials needed for the projects in the sessions.

To book a place for this club and for further information, please email Julia at  mistervanger.crafts@gmail.com

 

From string to things knitting club

Tuesday MYP1 - 5

Club finishes in Week 49


After school club for knitters of all abilities, complete beginners, novices and intermediates – all abilities are welcome!
The aim of the club is to teach knitting skills and work on individual and group projects according to ability, interest and personal style.

Course fee includes all the materials needed to complete a number of projects over the term, both in the sessions and at home, though voracious knitters may need extra supplies!

To book a place for this club and for further information, please email Julia at mistervanger.crafts@gmail.com

 



Art Club
PYP Thursday 15:00 - 16:00
MYP Tuesday 15:00 - 16:00

The aim of the Be Creative Be Artistic external art club is to let the pupils learn different art techniques, while letting them work with different paint medias such acrylics, water colour, oil paints. They also learn about sculpting, sketching and still life paintings.

Contact: kholasj@yahoo.com or 45461365

 


 

PUMA's — Taekwon-do Club - 4  classes on Wednesday between 14:15 - 18:00

Juniors from age 7 and Seniors age 12+

PUMA Norway is an exciting martial arts club held at BISS each week. By providing a welcoming and friendly approach the club aims to provide instruction in the Korean art of Taekwon-Do. Students are also taught stranger awareness and anti-bullying tactics. Through PUMA Norway, students increase their levels of self-confidence, self-awareness and overall fitness. We have a variety of classes to offer all ages and abilities. We are affiliated with The Professional Unification of Martial Arts UK www.puma-uk.com and the International Taekwon-Do Federation. We hold internationally recognized testing three times a year, so that students can develop skills and build on their qualifications at another centre.

Contact Alison Gildert - alison.gildert@lyse.net

Little PUMA's - Taekwon-do Club - Wednesday, 16:30 - 17:00

Class for ages 4 to 7

Little Puma's is a revolutionary way of teaching this age group life skills, using martial arts as a training platform. The Little Puma's syllabus prepares a child mentally as well as physically, improving hand-eye coordination; team-working skills; and, communication and verbal skills. Students will develop the confidence to say NO and to speak up for themselves. The syllabus also enables children to deal with real life issues such as bullying and stranger awareness. The programme is especially designed to help teach young children the important qualities of respect, self-control and confidence in a fun way, utilizing educational games and exercises - but most importantly - they will have FUN!

Contact Alison Gildert - alison.gildert@lyse.net



Aurora Vocalis - Private Music School

Aurora Vocalis Music School Weekdays 15.00-20.30

Aurora Vocalis is a private music school collaborating with BISS to provide specialist music lessons for their students. Manager is Ms Ina-Marian Øygard, a music and singing teacher in Fine Arts, with training in education and pedagogics. She has been teaching various music subjects since 2011 and conducted and accompanied different choirs for more than 20 years. She is also the local ABRSM Coordinator and Host for Stavanger. Lessons are given after school, or weekends to all levels and ages. Our tutors may also give lessons from their homes in the district. Lessons are tailored according to our student’s goals and needs. Fees start at 320 NOK for 30-minute individual programs and 5300 NOK per semester. Besides instrumental/vocal programs we also offer Choir and Music Theory Club. For more information about our different instruments and programs, fees and entry form, please go www.auroravocalis.com



Aurora Vocalis Choir TBC Depending on changes to COVID Restrictions

We sing a variation of children's songs, popular and musical songs. We also learn vocal technique, ear-training and Solfege. Places allocated on a first-come-first-served basis.

Half year membership NOK 750 (one semester). Full year membership NOK 1400 (two semesters).

For more information and entry form, please go to www.auroravocalis.com



Adagio Music - Private Music School - Every day from 15:00 - 20:00

"Adagio Music Institute is located at the campus of the British International School of Stavanger. Members of our team are experienced musicians with a big international background and fame in the region of Western Norway.

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Young Coderz 

YoungCoderz is a Coding club teaching programming, robotics and electronics since 2016. They have been running coding classes on our school campus until last March. Since then it's been moved to online sessions and now they have new batches starting in the school campus from September. We have courses for students from Grade 3 till Grade 10 (PYP 4 and above)

If interested, Please visit www.youngcoderz.com

You can register your child using this link - http://www.youngcoderz.com/registerafterschoolclass/?id=1874 

Please send your queries to contact@youngcoderz.com 

After School Football Club - Daily 15:00 - 16:30

Although this is on the fields next to our school it is run by a separate project and not by our school. For any information then contact Gausel Idrettslag, Daniel Egge Roux - daglig.leder@fgi.no.

Karate - Tuesday and Thursday 19:00 - 21:00

Contact Kjell Sivertsen (916 62 567, norske@online.no)



Jåtten skolekorps –

a thriving, top-notch school brass band in your own neighbourhood? High quality instruction, concerts, travels – team play, lots of fun, and a strong sense of belonging. Join our wonderful group of engaged young musicians and families! More info at www.jkorps.com and Facebook, or get in touch at post@jkorps.com

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Rainbows (5 - 7 yrs) Tuesday 17:00 - 18:00

A fun and exciting programme for girls aged five to seven it's all about learning by doing. Rainbows is all about developing self-confidence, building friendships, learning new things and having fun. Girls get their hands dirty with arts and crafts, get in touch with nature and play games - it's all about learning by doing. Rainbows follow a diverse and engaging programme and can take part in lots of different activities with girls their own age.

Contact Fiona Jones – 1ststavangerrainbows@gmail.com


Brownies (7 - 10 yrs) Wednesday 17:45 - 19:15

Brownies is about trying new things that teach girls aged seven to ten about themselves, their community and their world

Brownies introduces girls to a world of new opportunities, challenges and fun.

Girls go along to camps, day trips and sleepovers. They get together with their friends at regular meetings where they learn new hobbies, get creative, explore other cultures and have outdoor adventures.

As well as trying activities in their meetings, girls choose from interest badges related to things they want to know more about.

Contact info Fiona Jones – stavangerbrownies@gmail.com

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10 - 14 years Guides and 14 - 18 years Rangers Wednesday 17:45 - 19:15

Guides have an exciting and varied programme designed to inspire and challenge girls from 10-14 yrs/14-18 yrs.  What you do in Guides is up to you, from taking part in lots of exciting activities at regular meetings to special events and trips away.  You will choose from different badges and awards which will help you learn new skills and try new challenges. You can do some of this on your own and others you’ll do in groups in your regular unit meetings.

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Contact for Guides Jen Watson - 1ststavangerguide@gmail.com

Contact for Rangers Becky Feeney

Stavanger.rangers@gmail.com


Girlguiding Stavanger is part of Girlguiding UK: www.girlguiding.org.uk

 

1st Stavanger Scout Group, British Scouting Overseas based at BISS
Beavers (6 - 8yrs) Thursday 16:30 - 18:00

Beavers are part of British Scouting Overseas 6 - 8 year olds

To enjoy a fun programme

To make friends and learn respect for others

To develop themselves to reach their full potential

To learn to value themselves and have confidence in who they are

To make informed and responsible choices

To express their opinions and values, making a positive contribution to their communities and the world.

The programme is based around three main themes: outdoor and adventure, world and skills.  Other underlying themes include leadership, teamwork and personal development.

Contact 1st Stavanger Beaver Leader - Andrew Eden on onepip@hotmail.com


Cubs (8 - 11 yrs) Thursday 16:30 - 18:00

Cubs are part of British Scouting Overseas 8-11 year olds

To enjoy a fun programme

To make friends and learn respect for others

To develop themselves to reach their full potential

To learn to value themselves and have confidence in who they are

To make informed and responsible choices

To express their opinions and values, making a positive contribution to their communities and the world.

The programme is based around three main themes: outdoor and adventure, world and skills.  Other underlying themes include leadership, teamwork and personal development.

Contact info Nafiseh Reshadi - nafis.reshadi@gmail.com