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Lpin3countriesreportfinal.pdf. G_0_iboxx_amo_1010_1_e.pdf. Learner profile in action. Welcome to the Learner profile in action.

Learner profile in action

This teacher support material provides examples of how IB World Schools are putting the theory into practice. This video shows the IB learner profile in action in IB World Schools. You can also view this resource from IB's public website. Why has the IB developed teacher support material for the learner profile? The IB has developed this teacher support material to support IB World Schools in their journey towards increasing awareness and understanding of the learner profile in action.

How can schools make effective use of the contributions to this support material? The IB recognizes that the members of a school community—teachers, students and parents—may be at different stages of implementation or levels of awareness of the learner profile attributes. Schools are encouraged to review each sample and consider its suitability and adaptability to current school needs.


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Interactive by Andrew Kahn. Background image by Tim Jones. Usually, when we say “American slavery” or the “American slave trade,” we mean the American colonies or, later, the United States. But as we discussed in Episode 2 of Slate’s History of American Slavery Academy, relative to the entire slave trade, North America was a bit player. 40 Maps That Will Help You Make Sense of the World. If you’re a visual learner like myself, then you know maps, charts and infographics can really help bring data and information to life. Maps can make a point resonate with readers and this collection aims to do just that. Hopefully some of these maps will surprise you and you’ll learn something new. How to Write a Proposal. By Mark Nichol Writing a proposal is similar to but not exactly the same as crafting a persuasive essay or producing a report.

How to Write a Proposal

Language B Higher Level Diploma. From In-thinking English B The lists Paper 1 Text types by level Article, columnBlogBrochure, leaflet, flyer, pamphlet, advertisementEssayInterview in any formNews reportReportReviewSet of instructions, guidelinesShort story, novel, poemWritten correspondence ** Note that the only difference is that “Short story, novel, poem” will not appear at SL.

Language B Higher Level Diploma

Paper 2 Text types by level HL – Paper 2, Section A requires students to produce text types from the following list. • Article • Blog/diary entry. Ms. Tonya's One Stop Shopping. FOA%20proposals.pdf. Extended essay guide. The Diploma Programme is a rigorous pre-university course of study designed for students in the 16 to 19 age range.

Extended essay guide

17 Creative Anti-Smoking Ads. Clever anti-smoking campaigns and creative advertising designed to get people to quit smoking.

17 Creative Anti-Smoking Ads

Smoking Is Poison 12 meter long chemical tanker that looks like a cigarette was created by Cancer Research UK to highlight the toxic smoke in cigarettes. [link] Passive Smoking Kills Every year nearly 3,400 people die in UK from lung cancer caused by passive smoking. The Smoker’s Lung The smoker’s glass lung was installed in front of public buildings in Germany to encourage people to quit smoking. Tobacco Related Deaths. 24 Unique and Creative Advertisements. Collection of unique and creative advertising ideas from all over the world.

24 Unique and Creative Advertisements

Poppy Appeal: Artwork commemorates the fallen soldiers of First World War. Who Knew A Slice Of Cake Can Be A Blessing In Such An Unlikely Way? - Viddsee BUZZ. Powerful Illustrations Show Women How To Fight Gender Prejudices. Offensive statements about girls and women are more common than you think.

Powerful Illustrations Show Women How To Fight Gender Prejudices

Everyday, females around the world hear rude and abusive words towards them, so Brazilian illustrator Carol Rossetti decided to do everything that was in her hands to change that. The artist created a series of supportive illustrations, called “Women”, that helps motivate women in their struggle against gender prejudices and women discrimination. 10 Ways to Help Students Ask Better Questions. My students gather in a circle for article reviews.

10 Ways to Help Students Ask Better Questions

Each pair offers a short summary of the current event followed by a few discussion questions. On this particular day, we meander between talks of democracy, education, death and human suffering. The points students bring up are thought-provoking. However, I'm most impressed by the questions they ask one another. They clarify and ask follow-up questions. However, the deeper questions didn't happen in a vacuum. How Gadgets Help Us Learn - Social Collaborative Technology - Learnin… Extended Essay - Spruce Creek High School International Baccalaureate. IB English B: Topics. As pointed out elsewhere (see About topics ), language is necessarily about something - and if we want our students to be concerned to handle English well, we would be well-advised to find material which is about the world in which they live, changing as it is more rapidly than at any previous point in history.

IB English B: Topics

The Language B Subject Guide specifies what the English learned in an English B course should be about - through the concepts of Core topics and Option topics. The Core and Options are listed as follows :- Core. IB Language abinitio guide. IB Diploma English B course overview.

Theory of Knowledge (TOK)

Help Your Child Get Started Writing With Write About This for iPad. We all know the iPad is not just for adults, and there are few better examples of how a digital app can help children engage with writing than the creative app Write About This ($3.99, free demo version). Write About This may well be the writing tool you wish you had in school, and one that you should put in the hands of your child. This is app is not about playing games, it’s about and save their writing in a portfolio where it can be shared and archived for years to come. It belongs with the rest of the great interactive educational apps for young students.