In this article you will read about fourth grade students choosing to contribute in the efforts of reducing the excessive use of single-use plastic, by giving advice to their families and reusing plastic caps to manufacture objects to cover some classroom needs.
Tag Archives | grade 4
Building well-being into the units of inquiry
17 July 2018 in Transdisciplinary learning
This article explores examples of building well-being into a programme of inquiry, based on grades 2 and 4, under the transdisciplinary theme of “who we are”.
Exploring international-mindedness through ‘Who we are’
26 December 2017 in Transdisciplinary learning
This article looks at the concept of religion through a lens of international-mindedness and links to the transdisciplinary theme of ‘Who we are.’
Assessment done with students
7 November 2017 in Assessment
In this article you will find a framework for co-constructing success criteria with grade 4 students as part of assessment planning.
Living our mission statement through play
12 September 2017 in
This article highlights how the primary students highlight and realize their school’s mission statement through play.
How compatible is the workshop approach with the PYP?
22 August 2017 in Approaches to teaching
This article explains what the workshop approach and the PYP have in common and how both relay to each other.