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Approaches to learning: supporting research skills among learners new to the language of instruction

Approaches to learning: supporting research skills among learners through the language of instruction

This article talks about the insights gathered (through a Visible Thinking Routine) from Grade 2 – 5 English learners when they expressed their struggles conducting research in their homeroom.  These reflections unearthed how language can be a barrier and how teachers can collaboratively play a role in bridging these gaps for learners, for them to […]

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Tracy King-Holmes, PYP coordinator, Burgess-Peterson Academy, USA

Burgess-Peterson Academy—Part 1

Four schools at different stages of their IB journey will share their approach to understanding and implementing the Primary Years Programme enhancements in their own context. Here is the second story in the series that features a candidate school in the USA and illustrates how they began exploring the enhanced content.

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Olga Iakovleva, headteacher and PYP Coordinator, English Playschoool Moscow, Russia

English Playschool—Part 1

Four schools at different stages of their IB journey will share their approach to understanding and implementing the Primary Years Programme enhancements in their own context. Here is the first story in the series that features a candidate school in Russia and illustrates how they began exploring the enhanced content.

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