Mr Diego's Class 5.6

My Name is Mr. Diego Cabrera. I am from Venezuela, located in South America. I have been teaching in international schools for the past 4 years. This is my second year at EMS. I am more than excited and thrilled to teach at EMS Doha.

Mr. Diego's Timetable

Field Trip coming:

We will be going to Darb Al Saai on December 17th!


ALWAYS check Google Classroom

Home Practise will always be assigned through Google Classrooms.

English Speaker of the Week

Congratulations to Noor Tosson who did her best to become the English Speaker of the Week in 5-6. She consistently tried her hardest to use her English skills and participate in class during most subjects! Way to go!!

Student of

the Month

It is with great pleasure that I let you know who is the student who strived for excellence through this month achieving every single step to show progress in their academic and social performance in our class.

Congratulations Aisha Al-Muraikhi! Keep up the good work and continue to achieve your goals!

How can you become the student of the month?

Check out the criteria!

Criteria may include, but is not limited to:

1. Academic performance – may include grades, class participation, shows marked improvement in performance, contributes, reliability, cooperative, works hard in all aspects

2. Character – displays one or some of the following: adaptability, compassion, kindness, honesty, initiative, loyalty, optimism, perseverance, respect, responsibility, and/or trustworthiness.

3. Behaviour – shows respect to peers, teachers, coaches, school staff, and those in authority, is well-mannered. Behaviour includes both inside and outside of the classroom.

4. Effort – works hard and is persistent, displays interest and eagerness in learning, helps others

5. Social Relationship – displays leadership, willingness to help peers, shows respect to others. Good citizenship or improvement in citizenship. Respectful to peers and adults.

6. Attendance – attends school regularly and arrives to school or practice on time or displays a positive improvement in attendance.

What's happening in school?


Creating & Designing fictional characters (Character traits, drawing, characterization)

Creating & Designing settings (Description, places, transportation, houses,


States of matter (in depth with each state)

Experiments (Oobeleck, Slime, Ice, melting, Freezing point, etc)





Angles (Acute, Obtuse, Right, Straight and reflex)

Guided Reading:

  • We have started reading in our groups.
  • Looking at the cover, back cover, and brief summary to determine what a book will hold inside for us.
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