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Susan Powers

I am an avid fan of inquiry based learning. Having taught for 23 years, mostly with the International Baccalaureate's Primary Years Programme, I have discovered that children love to be an interactive part of their own learning. The products in my store are engaging and hands on, promoting inquiry, critical thinking, research and communication skills. You can find more tips and tools on my blog too. Enjoy! Susan

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I am an avid fan of inquiry based learning. Having taught for 23 years, mostly with the International Baccalaureate's Primary Years Programme, I have discovered that children love to be an interactive part of their own learning. The products in my store are engaging and hands on, promoting inquiry, critical thinking, research and communication skills. You can find more tips and tools on my blog too. Enjoy! Susan
IB PYP Transdisciplinary Themes Posters
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IB PYP Transdisciplinary Themes Posters

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This colourful set of IB PYP Trans Disciplinary themes posters is a great way to display the theme of your unit. The kid friendly language helps with the understanding of the overall theme and allows the children to make that connection between your central idea and the theme. (with English and American spelling  ) Display them altogether or simply introduce each theme as you begin a new unit of inquiry. Either way that you choose, it’s a wonderful way to introduce the new unit as you also introduce the central idea and key concepts. You can find many more IB PYP ideas and resources in my stores and my blog. Look out for the freebies for followers too! Enjoy! Susan Powers www.pypteachingtools.com
A Complete IB PYP Unit of Inquiry Exploring Explorers
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A Complete IB PYP Unit of Inquiry Exploring Explorers

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Inquiry is all about exploring and this complete IB PYP unit of inquiry is all about exploring explorers! With over 100 pages filled with activities, this printable packet is a complete, trans-disciplinary unit filled with engaging, hands on lessons, interactive notebook activities and research based inquiries that cover the central idea of : Exploration from the past, present and future can change the way people live. The theme is Where We Are in Place and Time. Lines of inquiry: Compare the perspectives of the explorers and those conquered. Why were explorers interested in settling new territory? What developments from explorers brought about change in society over time? What should be the responsibilities of explorers and settlers? Within this complete unit of inquiry, you will find pre-assessments, provocations, formative assessment and a summative assessment, along with a final reflection for portfolios. I have included lesson suggestions for all of the activities, worksheets and interactive notebook tasks. Strands covered include: Math: angles, lines, rays and polygons, coordinates and 4 quadrant graphs, negative numbers STEM: observing sailing vessels, design and build. Non fiction literacy: skills compare & contrast, cause and effect, expository writing; biographies Descriptive writing: planners and figurative language, creative writing leads Personal Narrative writing: letters/journals Geography: continents, oceans and compass points History: articles for reading and independent research Art and craft activities The explorers include: Christopher Columbus, Lief Eriksson, Cortez, Neil Armstrong, Ferdinand Magellan, Roald Amunsden, James Cook, Captain Scott, Tom Crean and more. If you like this, you may be interested in my other complete units of inquiry in my stores which include Revolutions and Revolutionaries, Rainforests, Animal Adaptations, Poetry, Media Impact, Extreme Weather and many more. Enjoy! Susan Powers www.PYPteachingtools.com
The Scientific Method An Inquiry Based  Science Workshop
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The Scientific Method An Inquiry Based Science Workshop

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Over 14 experiments and STEM challenges helping to reinforce the Scientific Method, making you hands down, the BEST, funnest teacher ever! Hands on science becomes easy to incorporate into your day with this easy prep, inquiry based learning packet of activities that encourages critical thinking, inquiry, communication and questioning within children, from 2nd-5th grade. The skills developed from these science task card activities leave the planning to the children .The Scientific Method booklet is more suited to 3rd- 5th grades. Developing thinkers and inquirers is a focal point of the International Baccalaureate but also the CCSS. The speaking and listening opportunities are rich within this printable packet with UK & USA spelling. Each science activity uses minimal materials, mostly paper, sticky tape and scissors. A few require a wee bit more preparation with water, milk or soda. Each task can be done as part of a group, thus adding social skills into the mix, or with a partner. You can have each group working on a single task or rotate the tasks around a few groups. The posters and booklet are designed to help reinforce the children’s understanding of the process of the Scientific Method. You can follow the lesson plan suggestions or mix and match the pages and create an order to suit you and your class. The children have to read through the instruction, discuss their hypotheses, decide upon a group plan, re-evaluate their plans based upon progress, constantly communicating with their peers. It is great to encourage their own awareness of their thinking and observations, questions and further inquiries as the project continues. As they become more familiar with the process, they can design their own experiments and suggest variables to test their hypotheses. Simply print the cards and laminate them. There is a recording sheet attached to each card that can be photocopied and cut for any number of students that you wish. These are designed with each activity card in mind but can easily be mix and match too. You will find: Recording booklet with step-by-step instructions and science tasks for each element of the scientific method. 8 science task cards 11 science & engineering activity cards A set of colourful classroom posters for the steps of the Scientific Method Differentiated recording sheets If you enjoyed this activity, you may also be interested in my complete science units of inquiry: Earth’s Structures & Landforms, Interconnectedness within the Rainforest, Animal and Plant Adaptations, the Human Body Systems, to name a few. Please check out my store for more inquiry based learning ideas. Enjoy! Susan Powers www.pypteachingtools.com
If the World Were A Village Inquiry Based Math Project
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If the World Were A Village Inquiry Based Math Project

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Inquiry based math offers collaborative learning and hands on inquiry requiring the children to solve problems, think critically and apply their knowledge of volume, fractions, ratio tables and the four operations., as they plan and build a global village using 3d shapes. Research will be necessary as the children have to know the countries within the continents and a few flags of the most populated countries in the world, together with how education and homes around the world, compare to their own. This week long , authentic learning activity is based on the book, “If the World Were A Village” by David J. Smith and it focuses on the inequality of our global population. I designed this as a part of our complete IB PYP unit of inquiry of How We Organise Ourselves, looking into Human Rights and Responsibilities. The book is not necessary, since there is text included, with data for the children to pull from. It culminates in a class presentation of the facts found and reasoning as to their plan and design of their team’s world village. Comparing and contrasting each group’s work, helps with critical thinking too and communication skills. Wholly differentiated, ( Task A cards are less challenging) you can use it as a summative assessment tool of the skills and standards included. It can be created as a booklet or in a binder., with a front cover included, being used as a goal setting pre assessment for the children. Mix and match the pages to suit your students’ needs. This inquiry based math packet is easy to print and go, perfect for back to school or all year round. I designed it for my IB PYP 5th grade class. It can be used 4th – 6th grade too. You will find the following skills and standards ideally suited for the IB PYP Phase 4 and CCSS Math for 4th and 5th grade: Number sense and base ten operations Fractions: adding, subtracting and simplifying Measure: using measuring tools , area and volume Geometry: identifying and classifying polygons and polyhedrons Place value: using standard form, word form and expanded form. Data analysis Make math fun, engaging an authentic! You can find many more inquiry based learning tools in my store and on my blog. Enjoy! Susan Powers www.pypteachingtools.com
IB PYP Transdisciplinary Skills Posters for Little Kids
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IB PYP Transdisciplinary Skills Posters for Little Kids

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Use these colorful, printable posters to introduce and review the language of the trans- disciplinary skills within the PYP. They are designed with the lower elementary in mind and use a lot of the verbiage directly from the International Baccalaureate. Learning to use the academic language confidently is, in itself, a trait of the Learner Profile as well as the Common Core State Standards. The trans-disciplinary skills are the building blocks to effectively allowing the children to step up to their role of learner in an engaging and relevant way. These skills are used across all of the trans-disciplinary themes and beyond school, in our daily lives, thus building upon the social skills of a child as well as the academics. I have used these posters as a continual review of the daily language used within the PYP. Other times, I focus on only a few of the skills as part of the REFLECTION at the end of each of our units of inquiry. You can find more ideas and resources for implementing the IB PYP in my blog and in my stores.There are matching posters for Big Kids for the Learner Profile, the IB Attitudes and the Key Concepts. Enjoy! Susan Powers. www.pypteachingtools.com
IB PYP Rainbow Learner Profile and Attitudes Bunting Display
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IB PYP Rainbow Learner Profile and Attitudes Bunting Display

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These banners or bunting are a splash of bright colour for your IB PYP classroom. They are easy to assemble and contain all of the IB Attitudes and the Learner Profile. Use them to hang or to pin as a beautiful wall display. The kid friendly descriptions of each profile trait and attitude are a great reminder for the students. I designed these for my third grade class. The language is suitable for the upper elementary classes. Simply print, trim the bottom corners off and fold the top over at the dotted line and staple each edge down below the dotted line to ensure leaving a space to loop the string through. Then, once they are all folded over and stapled, position the banners in the order you prefer and string them together, by pulling the string through each folded area. It is a good idea to attach the string to a pencil to make it easier to “thread” the string through each pennant. You may wish to laminate the pennants before you fold them over. For more ideas and FREEBIES you can visit my blog at www.pypteachingtools.com Enjoy! ~ Susan
Math Multi Step Word Problems Task Cards.
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Math Multi Step Word Problems Task Cards.

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A free sample of my inquiry based math, multi step word problems. These are easy to print and go and can be mixed and matched for simple differentiation. Designed for my 3rd graders, they cover 3rd and 4th grade CCSS Math standards and are aligned with IB PYP Phases 3 and 4. These task cards can be used as centres activities, for mall guided math groups and as homework review sheets. You will find word problems that cover the following: Number and place value Number and operations Measure: area and perimeter Data analysis As with all problem solving, the critical thinking skills are rehearesed as the children learn to do multi-step problems. You can find many more inquiry based products in my stores and on my blog. www.pypteachingtools.com Enjoy! Susan Powers
Free Area and Perimeter Math Activity
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Free Area and Perimeter Math Activity

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This inquiry based math packet is easy to print and go, perfect for small math groups, guided math or even homework. It is already differentiated and therefore easy to just print and go! I designed it for my IB PYP 3rd grade class as a part of our complete unit of inquiry about Ocean Life. You will find the following skills and standards ideally suited for the IB PYP Phase 3 & 4 and CCSS Math for 3rd and 4th grade: Measure: using measuring tools , area and scale Data analysis Make math fun, engaging an authentic! You can find many more inquiry based learning tools in my TpT store and my TES store and also on my blog. Enjoy! Susan Powers www.pypteachingtools.com
A Fun Figurative Language Scavenger Hunt
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A Fun Figurative Language Scavenger Hunt

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A Scavenger hunt is a great, get-em-out of their seats thinking activity. This printable literacy activity, focusing on the many different ways we can express ourselves, is perfect for assessing and reviewing the children’s ability to recognise and use figurative language. Through an active scavenger hunt, the kids have to find the form of expression in each text task card. But, also included in each card are examples of figurative language. They must find the figurative language too! Two rigorous and engaging activities rolled into one. This packet is aligned with 3rd and 4th grade CCSS ELA L.3 and RL4 and IB PYP. This is a great activity to use with literacy centres or whole class. I actually designed this for my 3rd graders as a lesson tying in with our unit of inquiry about How We Express Ourselves. I stuck the text cards around the room. The children then had to take their worksheet and clipboards and wander around, finding the form and figurative language in each card. The text is differentiated with the blue cards being more challenging than the pink, thus you can meet the needs of all readers. I do give the kids opportunity to choose for themselves whether they wish to challenge themselves with all of the cards or just stick to the pink cards. It was thoroughly engaging. There is also a follow up activity with longer text about American Indian folktales. The children had to identify the main idea and supporting details of this text as part of guided reading. This can also be used to find and identify the figurative language within this text, thus increasing the rigour once more. Included: Self-reflection/assessment sheet Differentiated quiz sheets: pink questions are less challenging than blue, I give the kids the choice. 12 differentiated scavenger hunt text cards. ( some contain more than one type of figurative language to increase the rigor) Differentiated text of American Indian folktale. Main idea and supporting detail worksheets Recording sheets for finding and identifying the figurative language from the story. 3 Picture sheets to use as provocation/background building, writing activity where the children have to create their own figurative language or as inspiration for descriptive writing. ( I used these for descriptive writing paragraphs and expository writing) I hope you enjoy this resource. Please take a look in my store for many more inquiry based activities. Thank you for your purchase! Susan Powers www.pypteachingtools.com
How To....An Hilarious  Instructional Writing Workshop
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How To....An Hilarious Instructional Writing Workshop

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Constructing a paragraph correctly is one thing. Making the content of the paragraph to a higher standard is yet another thing. This 5/6-­‐day writer’s workshop intends to work on both factors, with the outcome at the end of the week, being a confident and more articulate young writer. I have planned for 6 days; however, you can condense it into one school week or stretch it out for longer as you see necessary for your group of students. Differentiation strategies are highlighted for your convenience. The fact that we will throw in a whole host of fun activities will definitely put us in line for the funnest teacher award! Enjoy! Susan CCSS: LANGUAGE -­‐ Grades 3 and 4 Text Types and Purpose: Write informative/explanatory texts to examine a topic and convey ideas and information clearly. Introduce a topic and group related information together; include illustrations when useful to aiding comprehension. Develop the topic with facts, definitions, and details. Use linking words and phrases (e.g., also, another, and, more, but) to connect ideas within categories of information. Provide a concluding statement or section Production and Distribution of Writing 5. With guidance and support from peers and adults, develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, and editing.
A Complete Unit of Inquiry Exploring Explorers IB PYP
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A Complete Unit of Inquiry Exploring Explorers IB PYP

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Inquiry is all about exploring and this complete IB PYP unit of inquiry is all about exploring explorers! This 54 page, printable packet is a complete, trans-disciplinary unit with engaging, hands on lessons, interactive notebook activities and research based inquiries that cover the central idea of : Exploration from the past, present and future can change the way people live. The theme is Where We Are in Place and Time. Within this complete unit of inquiry, you will find pre-assessments, formative assessment and a summative assessment, along with a final reflection for portfolios. I have included lesson suggestions for all of the activities, worksheets and interactive notebook tasks. Strands covered include: Math: angles, lines, rays and polygons, coordinates and 4 quadrant graphs, negative numbers Non fiction literacy: skills compare & contrast, expository writing; biographies Descriptive writing: planners and figurative language, creative writing leads Personal Narrative writing: letters/journals Geography: continents, oceans and compass points History: articles for reading and independent research Art and craft activities The explorers include: Christopher Columbus, Cortez, Neil Armstrong, Ferdinand Magellan, Roald Amunsden, James Cook, Captain Scott, Tom Crean and more. If you like this, you may be interested in my other complete units of inquiry in my stores which include Revolutions and Revolutionaries, Rainforests, Animal Adaptations, Poetry, Media Impact, Extreme Weather and many more. Enjoy! Susan Powers www.PYPteachingtools.com
Editable Awards Certificates for the IB PYP Learner Profile and Attitudes
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Editable Awards Certificates for the IB PYP Learner Profile and Attitudes

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Colourful awards certificates for the IB PYP Learner Profile and the IB Attitudes. Make the moment more memorable for the award winners with these fun certificates. I created them with Power point 2007 .You can edit them using Power Point. The language within these certificates is aligned with the International Baccalaureate Organization's descriptions. Therefore, the children become more used to the language used along with the academic language used constantly within the Primary Years Programme. You will find certificates that are preferable for girls and boys for each of the profile traits and the attitudes. There is a certificate for both courageous and risk taker, depending on the option of your school. This 43 page packet contains everything you need to host a fabulous IB PYP awards ceremony. You can also purchase the matching IB PYP classroom display posters as separate packets for the Learner Profile and the Key Concepts, the Skills and the Attitudes, all found in my stores. You can find more ideas for implementing the IB PYP in my blog or in my stores. Enjoy! ~ Susan Powers
Ancient Civilizations Inventors Extraordinaire IB PYP Unit of Inquiry
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Ancient Civilizations Inventors Extraordinaire IB PYP Unit of Inquiry

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Take the children back in time. Be the Miss Frizz of your classroom with this complete IB PYP unit of inquiry. Where We Are in Place and Time: Ancient Civilizations contributed to today’s society. This is one of my favourite social studies units of inquiry. By delving back in time, thousands and thousands of years, the children can explore the concept of time and exactly how life was like back in time, how the ancient inventions brought change to society and how they have impacted our life today. I have taught this unit of inquiry for 5 years, with both 3rd grade and 5th grade. Each time, I find that it is one of my favourite. There is so much to explore. With over 100 pages of interactive, hands on , engaging, inquiry based activities, this transdisciplinary unit will take you through math, science, geography, reading for information and, of course, history. As we travelled through time with our toilet paper timeline, we explored the cradle of civilization: The Mesopotamians. From there, we travelled into North Africa to visit the Ancient Egyptians. The inquiries came flooding fast and furiously as we learned more and more about how people lived way back then through hands on technology experiments, design experiments, research, communication and much ,much more. How do they sail back up the river? How did they move such enormous rocks to build the pyramids? How did the wheel begin? How do scientists come up with ideas? Who invented math? How did our writing evolve from their symbols of writing? Why do they have different gods? What happened to their gods? Learning how to read clues from artefacts and also from evidence in the text, helped us to become incredible historians as we had to figure out the source of ancient artwork. This involved a lot of reading for information, analysing text and recognising non fiction text features. Through explorations within math, reading, writing, geography, history and art, the children gather knowledge of how ancient civilizations developed and contributed to societies today. If you enjoy this complete unit of inquiry, you may also like my others: Revolutionaries, Rainforests and Food Chains, Adaptations of Living Things, Exploring poetry, Exploring Explorers and many more found in my blog store. Enjoy! Susan Powers www.pypteachingtools.com
Developing Communicators -The Art of Conversation Task Cards Activity with IB PYP
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Developing Communicators -The Art of Conversation Task Cards Activity with IB PYP

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The art of conversation starts here! With fifty question cards this is a great tool for encouraging reflection, looking at growth mindset  and developing communication skills, all with the focus of the IB PYP Learner Profile and IB Attitudes.  Perfect for ALL grade levels and even home conversations with your own children. UK & USA spelling. Fantastic for morning meetings and end of the day reflections, the questions can be randomly selected by the kiddos or the teacher or used as a specific  focus for: Growth mindset IB PYP Leaner Profile traits IB Attitudes Reflection and goal setting You will find 50 question cards along with a Conversation Bingo chart (with sentence starters encouraging accountable talk, aligned with the key concepts) that is terrific for keeping in group table caddies to encourage and build communication skills. This product is easy to incorporate into any classroom at any time of the year. You can find many more engaging tools and tips in my store and on my blog. If you like this product, you may also be interested in my Developing Communication Skills task cards which focuses more on real life scenarios and problem solving, and how best to communicate ideas, feelings and manage conflict. Enjoy! Susan Powers PYPteachingtools.com
A Complete Unit of Inquiry The French Revolution IB PYP
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A Complete Unit of Inquiry The French Revolution IB PYP

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Take the children back in time to 1700s France with this complete IB PYP unit of inquiry. Over 80 pages of web quests, reading for information, inquiry based math projects, hands on writing, art, drama and much more; Where We Are in Place and Time: What have we learned from the past and how has history influenced society today? By delving back in time the children can explore the concept of time and unrest and how the two big ideas have brought about change in our world, for the better or not. I have taught this unit of inquiry with my 5th grade. Each time, I find that it is one of my favourites. There is so much to explore. It can easily be adapted for 3rd-6th grades, although the math is geared for 4th-6th grades/IB Phase 4. With over 100 pages of interactive, hands on , engaging, inquiry based activities, this transdisciplinary unit will take you through math, critical thinking, writing, geography, reading for information and, of course, history. UK & USA spelling. Our lines of inquiry: Comparing the perspectives of the time period & people of the French Revolution. What were the causes of the French Revolution? How developments from the revolution brought about change in the French communities and society. Comparing violent and non violent revolutionary tactics. Implications for the modern world. As we travelled through time with our interactive timeline, we travelled back across the Atlantic ocean, exploring the French Revolution . The inquiries came flooding fast and furiously as we learned more and more about how people were affected by revolt ,through hands on research, various artefacts , communication and much ,much more. The unit culminates in a summative assessment where the children prepare their own wax museum character of a revolutionary. Learning how to read clues from artefacts and also from evidence in the text, helped us to become incredible historians as we had to figure out the answers to our lines of inquiry. This involved a lot of reading for information, analysing text and recognising non fiction text features. Through explorations within math, reading, writing, geography, history and art, the children gather knowledge of how revolutionaries brought about change to their world and contributed to societies today. If you enjoy this complete unit of inquiry, you may also like my others: Ancient Civilizations, Rainforests and Food Chains, Adaptations of Living Things, Exploring Poetry, Exploring Explorers , the Ocean, the American Revolution and many more found in my store and on my bl
SNAP! Spelling and Matching Homophones Activtities
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SNAP! Spelling and Matching Homophones Activtities

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Two games in one convenient packet. Practise and review spelling and homophones with these matching games. Play SNAP! and Memory with guided reading groups or small independent literacy centres. You can find more literacy activities in my store and on my blog. www.PYPteachingtools.com Enjoy! Susan Powers
Bright IB PYP Learner Profile and Attitudes Bunting Display
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Bright IB PYP Learner Profile and Attitudes Bunting Display

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These banners or bunting are a splash of bright colour for your IB PYP classroom. They are easy to assemble and contain all of the IB Attitudes and the Learner Profile. Use them to hang or to pin as a beautiful wall display. The kid friendly descriptions of each profile trait and attitude are a great reminder for the students. I designed these for my third grade class. The language is suitable for the upper elementary classes. Simply print, trim the corners off, fold the top over at the dotted line and staple each edge down below the dotted line to ensure leaving a space to loop the string through. Then, once they are all folded over and stapled, position the banners in the order you prefer and string them together, by pulling the string through each folded area. It is a good idea to attach the string to a pencil to make it easier to “thread” the string through each pennant. You may wish to laminate the pennants before you fold them over. For more ideas and FREEBIES you can visit my blog at www.pypteachingtools.com Enjoy! ~ Susan
A Mega Bundle of IB PYP Inquiry Based Learning Activities
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A Mega Bundle of IB PYP Inquiry Based Learning Activities

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Immerse your students in the IB Primary Years Programme with this mega bundle of lessons and activities that will allow them to become very familiar with the language of the PYP and also the idea of being a concept based inquirer and learner. Perfect for IB PYP teachers. With 9 of my best selling activities and over 170 pages of easy to produce materials, these products are great hands on inquiry based activities to help the kids learn the language of the PYP, the concepts behind the units of inquiry and ALL of the disciplines within the knowledgeable element. Each of these activities is available in my store individually. However, combined with this bundle you SAVE! Learner Profile for Literacy task cards: 40 task cards with questions that focus on the Learner Profile and how those traits relate to literacy. I have used these successfully as book reviews,reading skills reinforcement and writing tools and prompts. Again, they allow the children to see how the Learner Profile is the central point of the PYP. IB Attitudes and Learner Profile Flip Flap Book: This is a fun flip flap book that can be used at any time of the year. Developing Inquirers with Science Activities: 15 pages of engineering inquiries that require the children to design and build based upon specific challenges. Very much focuses on cooperative learning and communication. Getting to Know the PYP; Create Your Own Posters for Learner Profile & IB Attitudes Activities: 30 pages of poster templates for the IB Attitudes and Learner Profile that have famous quotes and are ready for the children to illustrate and colour themselves to reinforce their understanding of the Profile traits and the attitudes. Tic Tac Toe Homework Challenges: 11 pages of menus of activities that can be used as homework or for early finishers. These menus all tie in with each of the six themes of the PYP. Developing Inquirers Task Cards Activity: Teaching children how to become inquirers, researchers and communicators can be done with these task cards and spinners and can be incorporated into any of the six themes of our units of inquiry. Drama Circles: Getting to Know the IB Attitudes: This is such a fun and interactive e drama activity where the children act out the scenarios on the task cards and it helps them to review the language of the IB Attitudes. Student Reflection sheets packet: 17 pages with a variety of reflection templates suitable for each theme. Easy to differentiate and mix and match. Just print and go. A Student Led Conference packet with 3 family friendly inquiry activities for practising understanding of the Key Concepts and teacher templates for all of the necessary paperwork for these conferences; parent letters, invitations, portfolio cover sheets etc. With this mega bundle you are all set for the IB Pri
Who W Are  Design A T Shirt Back to School Activity
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Who W Are Design A T Shirt Back to School Activity

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Getting to know your students with this self reflection activity is a win-win, as you encourage them to think critically about the questions in each section of their t shirt. Their thinking is recorded with drawings rather than simply written answers. The back of the t-shirt focuses specifically on Learner Profile and requires a written answer. Throw in some arts and crafts to create the head and shoulders as a self portrait and the final product is a beautifully colourful product that allows everyone to learn a bit more about one another. These look fabulous hanging from the ceiling for back to school night. UK & USA spelling included. With options for more traditional ‘getting-to-know-you” questions as well as the IB PYP transdisciplinary themes, the children have to think about what each theme means to them or how they can answer the questions, illustrating their thinking within the shape on the t shirt, which requires a bit more thought and planning. The back of the t shirt brings the vocabulary of the Learner Profile into review and requires the children to really reflect on themselves as learners. Easy to print and construct, the kids absolutely love this activity which is perfect for back to school, student led conferences and a fun reflection activity. You can find many more inquiry based tips and tools in my store and on my blog. Enjoy! Susan Powers PYPteachingtools.com