Sharing The Planet – sonya terborg

Sharing the Planet

PYP Exhibition

Our last Unit of Inquiry  is called "Sharing the Planet". In this Unit we will dive into an exploration of our rights and responsibilities as we try to share finite resources with other people, with other living things; of communities and of the relationships within and between them.

Date of Completion: 20/04/2022 - 03/ 06/2022

Central idea:

Inquiry from different perspectives is the cause of technological, scientific and social development.

Key concepts:  Cause, Perspective, Connection
Related concepts: Initiative, Peace, Justice

Lines of inquiry:

  • Human rights and equality.
  • The use of logical sequences to solve problems
  • Strategies used to resolve conflicts



Acquisition of knowledge: Gaining specific facts, ideas, vocabulary; remembering in a similar form.

Comprehension: Grasping meaning from material learned; communicating and interpreting learning. 


Listening: Listening to directions; listening to others; listening to information.

Speaking: Speaking clearly; giving oral reports to small and large groups; expressing ideas clearly and logically; stating opinions. 


Formulating questions, observing, collecting data, recording data, organizing data, interpreting data, presenting research findings


Organization, time management, codes of behavior, safety and healthy lifestyles.

AGENCY: Students will be encouraged to show initiative and independence through group work, thinking routines and activities.



Students will focus on activities that use the key concepts, learner profile, and the IB attitudes requiring students to show their thinking and explain their solutions.


What was your favorite academic activity or event from this unit?

What do you think was the most important  things you learned in this unit?

Through these concepts and lines of inquiry, we will be working on the following contents:



-Order of Operations


- Brain

- Neurons

- The three branches of government

Language Arts
- James and the Giant Peach

Hola Chicos, espero que estén muy bien, Este será la primera Unidad de Indagación del año: Quienes somos. En ella, nos vamos a reconocer en nuestro interior, indagaremos sobre nuestro origen y construiremos la historia de nuestras vidas en una autobiografía.