Nov
08

Outside Doha College walls, inside Doha College’s spirit

Growing a child into a rounded human being, we all know, takes far more than academics and involved parents. One of the aspects that prepare a child for life outside the home, or beyond parents' constant attention, is the ability to become responsible for themselves.This is particularly important in a place where children have their basic requireme...
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Apr
24

“The rain in Spain stays mainly on the plain”

A group of 24 students from Years 8, 9 and 10 recently went on a seven-day trip to the South of Spain, an event organised by the department of Modern Foreign Languages. The students, from both the Arabic and Spanish departments, had the opportunity to learn about the Moorish and Islamic heritage, to improve their spea...
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Dec
07

Year 4 return from desert adventure

Year 4 return from desert adventure
The combined Year 4 classes of West Bay and Al Waab have just returned from the camping trip of life time, having traveled in a convoy of 4x4 Land Cruisers to Qatar's magnificent inland sea and sand dunes.The overnight trip at the campsite -- where they slept in traditional Bedouin tents -- involved team-building game...
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Nov
29

Students study art in Japan

Students study art in Japan
Thirty-one secondary students studying art or photography travelled to Japan recently.The students visited shrines, temples, museums, galleries, shops and parks in Tokyo, Kyoto, Nara and Osaka.While at the various locations students followed a rigorous program of study that involved analysing contemporary and traditional gallery work, rec...
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Nov
18

Sun, Sand and Studies

Sun, Sand and Studies
This week our Year 9 students spent a morning at the local beach under the supervision of our Geography Department.  Our Geography teachers were teaching the students the valuable and practical skills needed to collect primary data.  The students were shown how to...
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