This article shares how the approaches to learning can be integrated into mathematics through a shift in focus from pure concept teaching to the process of learning and integrating skill development. Regardless of level of proficiency in mathematics, every student enjoys and learns from the activity.
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Impact of lifestyle choices
This article illustrates the impact of lifestyle choices on the human body systems, health and survival through an inquiry into the transdisciplinary theme of “who we are”.
Developing approaches to learning (ATL)
This article summarizes how reflections help learners choose how they want to act. It shares a real-time example and utilizes an opportunity to appreciate the beauty of PYP and how implementing it ties together all the elements!
Making the approaches to learning happen
This article explores one school’s journey to ensure the approaches to learning, an element of the PYP, are planned for in order to strengthen the transdisciplinary nature of their programme.
A wealth of iPad Apps being powerful support for individual learning
This article is available in Chinese and English. It shares the practice of using two kinds of iPad Apps to support writing in Chinese for year one students.
How to connect with local and global cultures
In this article you will read how first graders explore the transdisciplinary theme ‘Who we are’ and learn to compare and contrast cultures from around the world.