Posts Tagged ‘learning’

Homework: Knowledge is Power

March 26, 2012 30 comments


This is a very old and well-known saying. But, what has it got to do with your PYP Exhibition? Well… it’s up to you to think about and explain that!

Make a comment and tell us:

  • How this saying is connected to the PYP Exhibition
  • What knowledge you will need to find out about your spark in order to make you powerful



This is our focus for a week

August 31, 2011 2 comments

Do you understand the task?

Can you explain it to someone else?

Can you explain?

August 26, 2011 5 comments

Watch this video of you guys all working on the timelines activity. Can you explain what you were doing to our audience? Can you explain the connection with this task and the presentations you have been working on this week?

Homework: Bossiness vs. Leadership

August 22, 2011 53 comments

The teachers are looking for lots of ways for Year 6 students to be leaders in the school this year. However, lots of people get confused and think that leadership is the same as being bossy.

What is the difference? Think about it. Discuss it with people. Then, make a comment on the Bossiness vs. Leadership posting on the blog:

Homework: Shifts in Thinking

January 13, 2011 28 comments

Watch the last two parts of episode 4:

Which part of the episode did you like the most? Why?

What “shifts in thinking” happened? How?

Which student was most affected by this experience?

Is Jamie a good teacher? Why?

Homework: Reflecting on Arts Week

November 24, 2010 29 comments

How has Arts Week been so far? What have you enjoyed? What new skills have you learned? How have you been inspired? What would you like to do more? Who did you enjoy working with?

Photos from Parent Coffee Morning

September 22, 2010 7 comments

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These photos show parents and students of 6SS looking at the students’ cards on the Gradual Release of Responsibility and discussing whether or not they are in the right place on the continuum. They also show parents and students collaborating to write a comment on the blog posting below, giving details of their conversations and telling us what their goals are for the immediate future.

Here’s a nice photo of the parents enjoying the relaxing part of the morning, organized by these students:

Aayush, Paula, Paul, Anirudh, Odette, Ken, Gabi, May, Pimboon, Am and Samantha. Well done to them!!!