This year, our IB science students were tasked with making the world a little better using what they already had - recycling, re-using,re-purposing. The topic was inspired by some global inventions that are working to improve the lives of people in need.

AIR CONDITIONING FROM PLASTIC BOTTLES in Bangladesh
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BICYCLES FROM BAMBOO in Ghana
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This blog is a forum for our students to reflect on their learning during the Group 4 project days on November 3 and 4, 2016. The blog posting will show our students: 

  • Demonstrating their natural curiosity, independence and love of learning.
  • Exploring scientific concepts, ideas and issues that have local and global significance.
  • Applying their thinking skills creatively
  • Sharing what they are thinking and wondering about
  • Expanding on the thinking of others
  • Seeking and evaluating a range of different points of view 
  • Showing appreciation for their own cultures and personal histories and an openness to the perspectives, values and traditions of other cultures.
  • Showing that they are empathetic, compassionate and respect the needs and feelings of others
  • Showing their independence of spirit
  • Articulating and defending their beliefs
  • Reflecting on their own learning and experience.
  • Demonstrating the group process, the process of decision making and finding compromises among their scientific group