TOK – Natural Sciences 2

What does Michael Shermer mean when he claims that science is a verb? Shermer believes science’s purpose is to explain how natural causes occur using materials in the real world. While people tend to categorize science as a noun or a ‘thing’, Shermer thinks it is in fact perception that influences how science is seen…

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TOK – Intro to Natural Sciences

Reflecting on our discussions in class, and with inspiration from the TED video, what distinguishes Natural Science from other AOKs? Based on watching the TED talk by Naomi Oreskes and discussions in class, what sets natural science from other AOKs is its heavy reliance on evidence, mostly quantitative. Natural science is in a way similar…

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TOK Prompt – Sense Perception

“Even though there are problems with our perceptual systems, this doesn’t mean that knowledge gained from our senses is completely unreliable.” I believe this statement to be true because as our senses develop, so does our imagination and judgment, thus you are bound to encounter mistakes or mishaps when you first attempt to make sense…

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MYP Service as Action

1. How did you become more aware of your own strengths and areas for growth? I became more aware of my own strengths and areas of growth through the final summative in Grade 10 Careers class where we created a professional website of ourself highlighting the IB Learner Profile Traits that most suited us and writing…

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Early night

Hit the hay early last night because I was still tired after my nap, really helped me be energetic and wanting to do work today as there is a lot to be done #sleep

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