Video: Why People Believe Weird Things TED Talk (Michale Shermer) What does Michael Shermer mean when he claims that science is a verb? Despite common public belief of science being a “noun”, Michael Shermer claims that science is a way…

Prompt: What distinguishes Natural Science from other AOKs? Identify any potential issues or questions that may arise when you consider your definitions. Natural Sciences is different from other AOKs because of its factual property. In the TED talk “why we…

Real Life Situation: CRISPR – gene editing technology (article) First order claims: – Lack of scientific knowledge on CRISPR has caused many misunderstandings/myths on gene modification within the general public. – CRISPR can be used to correct a disease-causing mutations within…

TOK Entry #2 : 1st and 2nd Claims

1) Business and TOK Article : https://www.forbes.com/sites/enriquedans/2018/09/14/corporate-social-responsibility-is-turning-green-and-thats-a-good-thing/#169722804dca                       2) Biology and TOK Article : https://cosmosmagazine.com/biology/what-crispr-and-what-does-it-mean-genetics    

Here is the link to my TOK introduction mind map activity, where I investigate the prompt “if you cannot explain something to someone else, you simply do not know it”.

Here is the link to the presentation, where as a group we observed how science is built on testable predictions.

PROMPT: Even though there are problems with our perceptual systems, this doesn’t mean that knowledge gained from our senses is completely unreliable. Different ways we perceive the world include seeing, hearing, smelling, touching, tasting. We use sense perception on a daily basis….

Grade 10 - Amnesty Family Fun Fair Booth

As a member of Amnesty, we organised a booth in the Family Fun Fair to raise awareness about human rights. Within this area, there was a photo-booth, where students, teachers and parents can take photos. These photos would then be…

Grade 10 Experience Week - Luang Prabang, Laos

            1. How did you become more aware of your own strengths and areas for growth? During my service trip to Laos, we helped build sanitation for a less privileged high school. In doing so,…

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