Sharing the Planet

Gr.2 Mind Maps for “How do Living Things use Plants”

December 10, 2013

Creating and Organize Students used Kidspiration to make a mind map to show the connection between living things and plants. They categorised the function of plants used by animals, birds, insects, fish and human being. The main idea is “How plants are used by living things”. Evernote 20131114 08:50:25.m4a 403.7 KB

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Prep Venn Diagram

December 10, 2013

Prep students were learning to compare wild animals and pets in Sharing the Planet unit.  They used a venn diagram in Kidspiration to show examples of animals that are wild, pets or both. Discuss what is wild animal and pet Give examples of both. What animal is both wild and pet? Why yes and why [...]

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BLAST OFF PYP Exhibition 2011

June 8, 2011

CDNIS PYP Exhibition 2011 is on June 7-10, 2011.  This year’s transdisciplinary theme for the Exhibition is Sharing the Planet.  The Central Idea is “Actions and decisions have consequences that affect society and the environment.” Over one hundred thirty Gr.6 students have chosen 33 issues and started their massive independent investigation in May.  Students applied [...]

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PYP Exhibition

June 15, 2010

This year is our first PYP Exhibition with 125 students demonstrating all the skills they have been learning in PYP.  Students had to choose a world issue that they are passionate about, then in their own teams they conduct their research process of finding, analyzing, synthesizing, and presenting the information on the Exhibition day.  Students [...]

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Gr.2 Living Organism Adaptation

May 12, 2010

All the Grade 2 teachers spent a day last week in our training center learning how to use the internet and Kid Pix Slide Show to present their knowledge and understanding of Living Organism Adaptation.  This PD day has given the teachers the time to learn the technical skills involve in the project but more [...]

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