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whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:25 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: We are about to start. For the next hour all my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:25 PM
@petervella_melb That's fabulous! Welcome to Twitter and #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:25 PM
We are about to start. For the next hour all my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:26 PM
That's great! Welcome :-) 'RT @arroyo24: @whatedsaid Hi, I did wake up very early today for #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:26 PM
@whatedsaid Hi, I did wake up very early today for #pypchat
mlrose14
24/05/2012
8:27 PM
Proof reading report cards- will jump into #pypchat when I can.
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:28 PM
good morning to all from santiago...it's still dark outside! #pypchat
ashleyproud
24/05/2012
8:28 PM
#pypchat What is this about
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:28 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: We are about to start. For the next hour all my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:28 PM
Before we officially commence #pypchat for tonight, introduce yourself. Tell us where you are and what your role is?
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:29 PM
@ashleyproud #pypchat is a chat for teachers across the globe who work in IB Primary Years Program...and others who are interested.
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
8:29 PM
Sarah in Hong Kong here and ready for #pypchat ... I teach performing arts to 3-6 yr olds
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
8:29 PM
Welcome @petervella_melb #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:29 PM
I am your lucky moderator this evening from from Brisbane, Australia & I am Upper Primary Team Leader. #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
8:30 PM
HOLA! Alex from Texas, US !! PYP passionate teacher ... New in twitter !! Saludos #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:30 PM
@mlrose14 #pypchat Welcome Miranda Rose. Know the feeling :)
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:30 PM
@kassandraboyd Welcome! @CecileDoyen #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:30 PM
@ashleyproud It's IB Primary years prog teachers talking about concept driven curric. Anyone welcome if you don't mind our jargon #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:30 PM
Hi everyone, Christianne in Colombia. PYP Coordinator Colegio Anglo #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:30 PM
Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: Concept Driven Curriculum. Please remember to use the #pypchat hashtag in your tweets in order to...
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:30 PM
Kassandra from The Hague here and I want to welcome @CecileDoyen-the newest member of the PYP curriculum team.#pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:31 PM
I hope you are all ready for engaging chat abot Concept Driven Curriculum. #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:31 PM
@RenIsrael That makes 3 from my school! @ErwinDumenden #pypchat
RenIsrael
24/05/2012
8:31 PM
Hi all
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:31 PM
@Saigon_Eldred For all of us? #pypchat #Saigon
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:31 PM
Hello all in #pypchat in BBQing dinner in #Saigon
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:31 PM
Great to have so many different parts of the world and timezones represented for #pypchat tonight.
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:31 PM
I'm Edna, Teaching and Learning Coordinator in Melbourne, Oz #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:32 PM
Good evening all! Happy Thursday and #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:32 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: To get us started...Q1. What’s the difference between content based and concept based learning? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:32 PM
To get us started...Q1. What’s the difference between content based and concept based learning? #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:32 PM
Hello, just coming home from school, I'm Mega from Indonesia, Grade 2 teacher :) #pypchat
ashifap
24/05/2012
8:33 PM
@whatedsaid @ashleyproud Do we just write here to participate? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:33 PM
@neilringrose Hi Neil! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:33 PM
A1 Concept based is about big ideas that transcend time, place, situation #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:33 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: To get us started...Q1. What’s the difference between content based and concept based learning? #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: To get us started...Q1. What’s the difference between content based and concept based learning? #pypchat
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
@melmac6 Hi again melissa! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
RT @arroyo24: Content just focuses on facts while concept focuses on making sense of those facts and the world around us #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
Content just focuses on facts while concept focuses on making sense of those facts and the world around us #pypchat
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
big ideas that will last over time. Ex. extinction rather than dinosaurs (using K.shorts example again!) #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
A1 Content gets forgotten. Concept driven means deep enduring understandings #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat ur all welcome. Salmon about to go on. How many extras should I do?
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
A1 Content education leads to frustration while concept education leads to wisdom and understanding #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
I'm Gillian - PYP coordinator and Yr 4/5 teacher from Hobart Australia. #pypchat
melmac6
24/05/2012
8:34 PM
Melissa from Adelaide joining #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:35 PM
RT @arroyo24: Content just focuses on facts while concept focuses on making sense of those facts and the world around us #pypchat
RenIsrael
24/05/2012
8:35 PM
Concept broad, universal #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:35 PM
A1 conceptual thinking is creative and empathetic #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:35 PM
Content less st motivation, concept high levels of engagement #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:35 PM
@SREELATHAKUMAR Hi! Welcome to #pypchat :-)
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:35 PM
Q1 - concept - extinction...content - dinosaurs...anyone heard that before? :) #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:35 PM
teachers from aga khan academy hyderabad joining now #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:35 PM
Im Jay from Indonesia- still waiting for others from my school to join #pypchat @bisbandung
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:35 PM
Agreed! RT @arroyo24: Content just focuses on facts while concept focuses on making sense of those facts and the world around us #pypchat
mlrose14
24/05/2012
8:36 PM
Concepts support and drive inquiries, provide context for learning and promote transfer of knowledge #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:36 PM
conceptual understding = enduring, timeless, transfrbl
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:36 PM
@renisrael Welcome to #pypchat.
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:36 PM
@wholeboxndice And then when the leaves fall off, you still have the branches... nice #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:36 PM
Concept based teaching has content, content based teaching may not get beyond information transmission/superficial learning #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:36 PM
@sreelathakumar welcome - how cool is #pypchat?
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:36 PM
@kassandraboyd Hi Kassandra, nice to see you #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:36 PM
A1. I like to consider that the Concept focus is on the branches whilst the content is the leaves. #pypchat
mlrose14
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
Concepts are a way to organize and make sense of learning. Connect disciplinary knowledge. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
#pypchat A1.Content limits student inquiry & possibly engagement. Concept allows for wider inquiry & deeper understanding. Greater relevance
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
Just like article on the collaborative planning doc-we can't possibly teach everything that is important, but can teach big ideas! #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A1 Concept based is about big ideas that transcend time, place, situation #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
Concepts are longlasting & support authentic understanding. Content can change while concept are the same through ages and culture #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
@mlrose14 Hi Miranda in Ghana! #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
RT @arroyo24: Content just focuses on facts while concept focuses on making sense of those facts and the world around us #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
RT @whatedsaid: RT @wholeboxndice: To get us started...Q1. What’s the difference between content based and concept based learning? #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
I'm Erwin, ICT Coordinator/Facilitator and passionate PYP advocate in Melbourne, Australia #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:37 PM
@arroyo24 Thanks! Good to see you here too! #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: So, given those definitions and distinctions Q2. How do you use concepts in the planning process? #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
“@mlrose14: Concepts are a way to organize and make sense of learning. Connect disciplinary knowledge. #pypchat” great way of putting it!
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
@arroyo24 #pypchat I agree & like the way u put it
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat A1.Content limits student inquiry & possibly engagement. Concept allows for wider inquiry & deeper understanding. Greater relevance
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
content is reductionist, concepts are expansionist #pypchat
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
@kassandraboyd @CecileDoyen welcome Cecile and hi to Kassandra #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
unit on space : is it content or concept based #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: A1. I like to consider that the Concept focus is on the branches whilst the content is the leaves. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
So, given those definitions and distinctions Q2. How do you use concepts in the planning process? #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
RT @whatedsaid: @wholeboxndice And then when the leaves fall off, you still have the branches... nice #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:38 PM
We spend time at the beginning of the unit exploring the concept / s #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:39 PM
A2 Planning engagements revolves around the concepts, the enduring understanding #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:39 PM
RT @kassandraboyd: Neat way of putting it! RT @DwyerTeacher: content is reductionist, concepts are expansionist #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:39 PM
Agree. This is new for me! RT @DwyerTeacher: content is reductionist, concepts are expansionist #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:39 PM
Neat way of putting it! RT @DwyerTeacher: content is reductionist, concepts are expansionist #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:39 PM
any ideas for a unit on rights n responsibilities under WHO we Are? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:39 PM
@mlrose14: Concepts are a way to organize and make sense of learning. Connect disciplinary knowledge. #pypchat” great way of putting it!
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:39 PM
RT @melmac6: Goes beyond the old theme& regurgitation of facts #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:39 PM
Very 'Craig' Love it! RT @DwyerTeacher: content is reductionist, concepts are expansionist #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
8:40 PM
@DwyerTeacher INDEED! content is reductionist, concepts are expansionist #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:40 PM
A2 we always have to start by asking what the unit really is about. What's the big idea behind it. From that we start planning #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:40 PM
Those who have just joined #pypchat, we are discussing Concept-based learning We are at Q2. How do you use concepts in the planning process?
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:40 PM
RT @dwyerteacher: content is reductionist, concepts are expansionist #pypchat I like!
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:40 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: So, given those definitions and distinctions Q2. How do you use concepts in the planning process? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:40 PM
@irantimega He has a way with words :-) @DwyerTeacher #pypchat
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:41 PM
@arroyo24 I agree! starting from this can help to create meaningful connections that students will understand in own lives #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:41 PM
A2 Ensure the lines of inquiry are alligned with the key concepts. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:41 PM
A2. I think that you can't truly have Concept-driven, if it isn't the focus of your planning. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:41 PM
A2 planning starts with an idea (concept) and grows #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:41 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Those who have just joined #pypchat, we are discussing Concept-based learning We are at Q2. How do you use concepts in the planning process?
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:41 PM
Q2 use content to explore concepts #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:41 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Those who just joined #pypchat, discussing Concept-based learning Q2. How do you use concepts in the planning process?
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:41 PM
@CecileDoyen Hi Cecile! Welcome to Twitter and #pypchat!
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:41 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: So, given those definitions and distinctions Q2. How do you use concepts in the planning process? #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:42 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A2 We used to create central idea, then decide on concepts! Wrong way around. Start with concepts then create CI #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:42 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A2 We used to create central idea, then decide on concepts! Wrong way around. Start with concepts then create CI #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:42 PM
A2 the content focus shapes the direction and feeling of the unit #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
8:42 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A2 We used to create central idea, then decide on concepts! Wrong way around. Start with concepts then create CI #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:42 PM
@snowbird2812 Yes, definitely #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:42 PM
@arroyo24 same for us - it is that that drives the learning and therefore the planning #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:42 PM
#pypchat A2. I like the activity where u take a CI & look thru diff concept lenses. Then u realize how concepts shld drive inq & planning
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:42 PM
@whatedsaid Good point. Teacher questions as well do you think? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:42 PM
A2 We used to create central idea, then decide on concepts! Wrong way around. Start with concepts then create CI #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
8:43 PM
@whatedsaid that answered one of my burning questions! central idea or concepts first... CONCEPTS - I agree!!!! #pypchat #cdnishk
RenIsrael
24/05/2012
8:43 PM
I like idea of start with concepts first #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:43 PM
A2 Think about what you want students to understand at the end... in 'big idea' terms..before you plan anything #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:43 PM
RT @neilringrose: @arroyo24 same for us - it is that that drives the learning and therefore the planning #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:43 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A2 Ensure the lines of inquiry are alligned with the key concepts. #pypchat agreed - we put them next to them on the planner
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:43 PM
@snowbird2812 @arroyo24 yes its facilitating those meaningful connections and interactions through conceptual understandings #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:43 PM
Ensure the concepts are embedded in the Central idea, lines of inquiry and guidance guidance questions #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
@renisrael I think its something that you 'learn' - I'm not going to say the 'J' word - but it is that! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
A2 Consider key concepts and related concepts. The CI is expressed as relationship between concepts. #pypchat
mlrose14
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
Concepts embedded in central idea and lines of inquiry. How to assess these will inform planning... #pypchat
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
@jasongraham99 @arroyo24 yes-so if the big idea is change, let's start with us. What changes have we experienced in our lives?#pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
@wholeboxndice i think they work together #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
“@irantimega: Ensure the concepts are embedded in the Central idea, lines of inquiry and guidance guidance questions #pypchat” agree
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
#pypchat planning a new UoI with a teacher brand new to PYP & teaching. Looking forward to starting from concepts
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
A2. Are we wanting to find how the concept relates to central idea or how the central idea helps us to frame the concept? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
@Saigon_Eldred me too; a unit on human body that focus on change is very different from a unit that focus on form #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
8:44 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A2 We used to create central idea, then decide on concepts! Wrong way around. Start with concepts then create CI #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:45 PM
@DwyerTeacher @wholeboxndice Box 1 and 2 on the planner should be developed together, the flow goes both ways.r #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
8:45 PM
#pypchat A2: backward design! have the concept / central idea in mind .. that will guide the whole inquiry ..
melmac6
24/05/2012
8:45 PM
@whatedsaid yes what are the big ideas - ask so what?? What do we want them to understand at the end - definitely!#pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:45 PM
What is the master in your planning? Is it the concept? Is it the CI? Is it local curriculum? What is your first checkpoint? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:45 PM
@mlrose14 Where is Tanja? #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:46 PM
@kassandraboyd @DwyerTeacher @wholeboxndice #pypchat Yes - iterative!
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:46 PM
@wholeboxndice i think they both change during the planning process as they influence each other, for me anyway#pypchat #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:46 PM
@wholeboxndice its the learning and the children - they drive what we are doing! #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:46 PM
Want this! RT @whatedsaid: Think about what u want students 2 understand at the end... in 'big idea' terms..before u plan anything #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
8:46 PM
A2 Ensure learning engagements, provocations and activities all build/highlight/define the concepts in the unit #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:46 PM
#pypchat We use the TD Theme, Central Idea and Concepts to select related concepts from across the disciplines - helps refine focus further
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:46 PM
As we speak about the r'ship between Concepts and CI... Q3. How are concepts embedded in central ideas? #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
8:46 PM
@Saigon_Eldred me too Craig... next year I'll be creating some new stand alones starting with concepts #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:47 PM
@irantimega Our unit planning has got so much better since we start that way! #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:47 PM
are we talking about key concepts? #pypchat or overarching concepts
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:47 PM
RT @kassandraboyd: @DwyerTeacher @wholeboxndice Box 1 and 2 on the planner should be developed together, the flow goes both ways.r #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:47 PM
@gedmis exactly! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:47 PM
@gedmis very fractal geometry #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:47 PM
@gedmis love that word! #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:47 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: As we speak about the r'ship between Concepts and CI... Q3. How are concepts embedded in central ideas? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:48 PM
@DwyerTeacher #pypchat I agree completely and that's why I want to do them all from scratch
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:48 PM
RT @SREELATHAKUMAR: are we talking about key concepts? #pypchat or overarching concepts ?
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:48 PM
one and the same? RT @SREELATHAKUMAR: are we talking about key concepts? #pypchat or overarching concepts
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:48 PM
#pypchat I'm going to redo all UoIs from scratch nxt yr & make sure theyr truly concept driven.will b good 2 have a year partner 2plan with
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:48 PM
@mlrose14 @whatedsaid and have some "tension", not lines of inquiry just re-written as questions #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:49 PM
@SREELATHAKUMAR any concepts really. Key or related concepts.. as long as we are talking the big conceptual understandings #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:49 PM
Agree with @whatedsaid, you can ensure concepts embedded in CI by starting with the concepts #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
#pypchat Also, backwards by design, if we plan to assess conceptual understanding from outset - not just knowledge - we teach conceptually
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
@whatedsaid YES! I think blank planner important for thought process #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
@maggieswitz Evening Maggie! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
@maggieswitz Welcome Maggie! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
@maggieswitz Welcome Maggie! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
@whatedsaid so do I ;) but i like trying the same thing again and seeing how a different group take it in a different direction! #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
Hi @MaggieSwitz #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Agree with @whatedsaid, you can ensure concepts embedded in CI by starting with the concepts #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
Related to Q3, How many concepts should you focus on in a unit of inquiry? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
@Saigon_Eldred We love starting from a blank planner. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
@Saigon_Eldred how often would you redo? does your school have a cycle? #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
Just joining #pypchat now.
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:50 PM
A3 concepts don't have to be explicitly written in CI but they have to embedded so it is clear to all what the unit is about #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:51 PM
@neilringrose We have to align our POI with new Australian curriculum #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:51 PM
@DwyerTeacher #pypchat can see the mandlebrot set:)
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:51 PM
@wholeboxndice less is more they say! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:51 PM
@tashacowdy Hi Tasha, welcome! #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:51 PM
We're refining our POI just now - excited about it #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:51 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Related to Q3, How many concepts should you focus on in a unit of inquiry? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:51 PM
CI broad, deep conceptual and the lines of inquiry refine the direction #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:51 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Related to Q3, How many concepts should you focus on in a unit of inquiry? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:52 PM
@DwyerTeacher Sigh, the problem is some teachers who hang onto old ideas and old ways, when we have developed new understandings #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:52 PM
@whatedsaid tricky? #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:52 PM
let's share poi's #pypchat :)
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:52 PM
@tashacowdy Hi Tasha! Good to see you in #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:52 PM
I think two / three at a push concepts for a unit...but again, it depends on the learners #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
8:52 PM
A3 One solid concept, if the planning teachers are torn between too many concepts it’s a sign they are not all on the same page #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
24/05/2012
8:52 PM
We're also working on our POI now. Needs to be completely overhauled every 3 years or so IMHO. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:52 PM
Personal interest question, if you look at your CI, can you auto 'tell' which concept you are trying to have drive the inquiry? #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:52 PM
2 or 3 concept unless it is exhibition when we address all 8 #pypchat
lsacker
24/05/2012
8:53 PM
@lsacker #pypchat you have to be careful that planning does not become a paint by numbers process . It's not a list of things to tick off
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
8:53 PM
S&B sorted into grade bands and then sorted again to matrix/grades by concept. Then Enduring Understandings come from concepts. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:53 PM
@whatedsaid That was an interesting process, my first mapping gave the frame to work with, now to revise to get back to concepts. #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:53 PM
@wholeboxndice My opinion is yes! it should be clearly reflected (not named per se) but there. #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
24/05/2012
8:53 PM
Would ideally suggest 2. Definitely not more than 3. #pypchat
Mallocup
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@whatedsaid @neilringrose I'm in the middle of doing that with our newly adopted standards - big job! #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@whatedsaid @Saigon_Eldred I see how be beneficial. Maybe Ill give it a go next year. I still like retweeking from the 'old' one #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@wholeboxndice i find related concepts often give depth and focus #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
RT @lsacker: @lsacker #pypchat you have to be careful that planning does not become a paint by numbers process . It's not a list of things to tick off
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
No more than 3 key concepts. Been trying to plan using 1 key concept caused the unit is too narrow, and more than 3 it's too broad #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat I will start blank nxt year to set good example for new teacher & to smarten myself up
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@Saigon_Eldred @DwyerTeacher Needs to be manageable for teaching teams. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@MaggieSwitz others love it, or need it to function #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
Agreed :) RT @maggieswitz: Would ideally suggest 2. Definitely not more than 3. #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@snowbird2812 @mlrose14 @whatedsaid #pypchat agree totally - nothing at stake - no real engagement
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
“@kassandraboyd: @wholeboxndice My opinion is yes! it should be clearly reflected (not named per se) but there. #pypchat” Agree!
MaggieSwitz
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@whatedsaid It's challenging. Some grades have to take on 5 new units/CIs next year. Some don't like change #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@MaggieSwitz Agree and sometimes even 3 means they don't become a true lens... too many directions! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:54 PM
@DwyerTeacher #pypchat replan units each year. Review POI every 2. Notich review at end of this yr but I've got the ok 2 change 2
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:55 PM
Q4. How do you introduce concepts to students? What activities & teaching tips? #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
8:55 PM
we usually have 2 concepts per unit... sometimes I think I would prefer just one! #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:55 PM
@wholeboxndice #pypchat We used this as a test during our PoI review. Very helpful in deciding if concepts embedded.
mlrose14
24/05/2012
8:55 PM
@whatedsaid @neilringrose specific knowledge and skills from whatever curriculum can be developed within conceptual frames #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:55 PM
@Mallocup Hi! Carwash today? ;-) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:55 PM
When we reflect on our units, we should look at the conceptual engagement as a priority. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:56 PM
#pypchat. off phone by bbq, back onto laptop
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:56 PM
A4 Picture story books are great for thinking about concepts #pypchat
lsacker
24/05/2012
8:56 PM
@lsacker #pypchat careful not to make unit planning like a paint by numbers tick off list
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
8:56 PM
#pypchat I LOVE starting with a completely blank planner... even if it is a unit we have done the year before
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
8:56 PM
@whatedsaid @Saigon_Eldred Yes always good to start with fresh ideas. As long as concept is clear. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:56 PM
Q4. How do you introduce concepts to students? What activities & teaching tips? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:56 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Q4. How do you introduce concepts to students? What activities & teaching tips? #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:56 PM
RT @maggieswitz:#pypchat you have to be careful that planning does not become a paint by numbers process, not a list of things to tick off
gedmis
24/05/2012
8:56 PM
@whatedsaid @neilringrose #pypchat Current challenge for many of us.
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:57 PM
RT @lsacker: @lsacker #pypchat careful not to make unit planning like a paint by numbers tick off list. > definitely
bysshek
24/05/2012
8:57 PM
Love the talk @arroyo24: Content just focuses on facts while concept focuses on making sense of those facts and the world around us #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
8:57 PM
@ErwinDumenden @wholeboxndice agree too Cs many not helpful. I like 2 to give perspective and then related concepts #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
24/05/2012
8:57 PM
Many specialists can't immediately connect with CIs, but can certainly connect with the concepts. #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
8:57 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Q4. How do you introduce concepts to students? What activities & teaching tips? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:57 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: Q4. How do you introduce concepts to students? What activities & teaching tips? #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:57 PM
“@wholeboxndice: Q4. How do you introduce concepts to students? What activities & teaching tips? #pypchat”
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
8:57 PM
@wholeboxndice That is our priority as well! #pypchat
Mallocup
24/05/2012
8:57 PM
@whatedsaid sadly no - though the certainly car needs it. the final hour of the working week here for us in AD #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
@Mallocup #pypchat can u give an example?? interesting idea
RenIsrael
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
@MaggieSwitz agree, think this is good way for specialists to go #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
#pypchat - phew - sorry so late. I'll try to catch up!!
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
A4 brainstorm a list of ideas related to CI and then categorize them by concepts (sticky notes) #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
worked for me too! RT @whatedsaid: A4 Get kids to see you can look at anything through the lens of all concepts eg a pencil #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
i agree RT @wholeboxndice: When we reflect on our units, we should look at the conceptual engagement as a priority. #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
teach concepts thru artifacts n picture books , literature #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
A4 Drama is a great way to introduce key concepts too. #pypchat
Mallocup
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
2-3 concepts and an active verb makes for a pretty tasty CI #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
A4. I love to play an interview game where students ask diff questions from each conceptual point of view to approach a topic. #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
RT @MaggieSwitz: Many specialists can't immediately connect with CIs, but can certainly connect with the concepts. #pypchat Agreed!
melmac6
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
@whatedsaid beat me to it;-) - yep pbooks r very useful #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
We have sometimes been blatant about the concepts at the beginning, sometimes not, it's contextual...#pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:58 PM
A4 Get kids to see you can look at anything through the lens of all concepts eg a pencil #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
8:59 PM
Hi Jenny , Naini here #pypchat :)
neilringrose
24/05/2012
8:59 PM
Responsibility - for little ones - what happens to toys if you're not responsible? - broken / together - take the idea on... #pypchat
mlrose14
24/05/2012
8:59 PM
@jasongraham99 Just reviewed our POI using GREAT NEW POI Rubric in Dev Trans POI published in 2012 #pypchat
Mallocup
24/05/2012
8:59 PM
Q4: start with what's relative to the students, find how the concepts relate to their lives.. #pypchat
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
8:59 PM
@wholeboxndice great idea-want to try this! #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
8:59 PM
Q4 following Kathy Short's advise go straight into the big idea and establish a meaningful connection #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
8:59 PM
A4 I talk to kids about 'big ideas' as something that can transfer across time, place and situation. They get it! #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
24/05/2012
9:00 PM
Oh no - too short - just heard the clock chime. Next lesson about to start. Got to rush away from #pypchat :( Will catch up with archives
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:00 PM
Got many shared ideas from the Q4, thanks! What I did was only unpacking the Central Idea :P #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:00 PM
@jennysfen Hi Jen! #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:00 PM
A4 literature is always great as well #pypchat
mlrose14
24/05/2012
9:00 PM
RT @MaggieSwitz: Many specialists can't immediately connect with CIs, but can certainly connect with the concepts -YUP! #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:00 PM
@mlrose14 @jasongraham99 Glad to hear the POI rubric is working for you! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:00 PM
Look @lsacker RT @mlrose14: @jasongraham99 Just reviewed our POI using GREAT NEW POI Rubric in Dev Trans POI published in 2012 #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
9:00 PM
@jennysfen good evening! #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:01 PM
@whatedsaid glad to be joining in - sorry for being so late - life!! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:01 PM
@ErwinDumenden and art, drama, artefacts... #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
9:01 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat pencil - cars - transport - etc - a fun activity
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:01 PM
Agreed! RT @arroyo24: A4 literature is always great as well #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:01 PM
@irantimega that is powerful though if done through the lens of the concepts #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:01 PM
@MaggieSwitz Can't wait till you move and our time zones are closer! #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:01 PM
A4 Pic books are great but don't forget movies, video clips, docos.... #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
9:01 PM
#pypchat @wholeboxndice In a UbD unit, concept should "shout out loud" from every section of planner. I'd say same for PYP planner...
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:01 PM
A4 one of my favourite ways is using a chatterbox on Soundcloud (link on the wiki) #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
Q5. What strategies or tools do you use for guiding student thinking through the facts to the key concepts/central idea? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
Even cartoons http://t.co/oMXl1WjS #pypchat
Mallocup
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
@Saigon_Eldred "Systems of transportation are designed to meet the needs of communities" or.. #pypchat
snowbird2812
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
@jennysfen going to have a look at this-sounds really interesting! have to go to school-thanks for a great chat! #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
@acastroferrada we can put a link to the POI rubric on the wiki - look for it after the #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
@Mallocup Kathy Short talked about importance of establishing personal connection with concepts. could take serveral weeks #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
“@mlrose14: @jasongraham99 Just reviewed our POI using GREAT NEW POI Rubric in Dev Trans POI published in 2012 #pypchat” we did that too!
mlrose14
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
@whatedsaid Amazing when students make these connections between big ideas themselves! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
Q5. What strategies or tools do you use for guiding student thinking through the facts to the key concepts/central idea? #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:02 PM
@mlrose14 @jasongraham99 can you share the POI rubric?? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
9:03 PM
@Mallocup #pypchat i like that
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:03 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: A4 find something in the students personal lives that can relate to the concept(s) #pypchat diff for diff students, cultures, schools...
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:03 PM
My tweetdeck is not coping with the pace of #pypchat :-(
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:03 PM
@jennysfen GREAT !!! Gracias !! XD #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:03 PM
A4 find something in the students personal lives that can relate to the concept(s) #pypchat diff for diff students, cultures, schools...
Mallocup
24/05/2012
9:03 PM
@Saigon_Eldred "The Earth is made of matter which can be classified" #pypchat
lsacker
24/05/2012
9:03 PM
@whatedsaid @lsacker #pypchat is this the same as the self study POI guide
neilringrose
24/05/2012
9:03 PM
RT @mlrose14: @whatedsaid Amazing when students make these connections between big ideas themselves! #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:03 PM
@whatedsaid love your ToonDoos!! #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:04 PM
Cool idea! RT @gedmis: #pypchat "guess the room's conceptual focus"
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:04 PM
Lovely! RT @gedmis: #pypchat ... we set up three rooms with images, texts and artefacts - related topic - guess the room's conceptual focus
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:04 PM
Q5. What strategies or tools do you use for guiding student thinking through the facts to the key concepts and/or central idea? #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:04 PM
@ErwinDumenden I agree - when the students make connections their understanding is so much deeper #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:04 PM
@DwyerTeacher But a bit boring if it's done many times. I did it 4 times this year, my students didn't really like it :( #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:04 PM
@jennysfen Hi Jen great to see you here! #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:04 PM
#pypchat For a recent inquiry we set up three rooms with images, texts and artefacts - related topic - guess the room's conceptual focus
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:05 PM
@gedmis #pypchat One was form of natural disasters, one was causes and consequences of ND, and one was prediction/prevention ie reflection
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:05 PM
I like to ask kids 'what are the big ideas'? They are good at figuring it out. (not just key concepst) #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
9:05 PM
@mlrose14 @whatedsaid That connection is vital! #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:05 PM
@arroyo24 better late than never ;-) #pypchat
neilringrose
24/05/2012
9:05 PM
Have to go - family calling - thank you everyone - will be looking at the rubric! Thanks to @wholeboxndice for questions! Nite all! #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
9:05 PM
@wholeboxndice A5 Visible thinking tools, graphic orgs, #pypchat #ibakah
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:05 PM
@gedmis Cool idea. I would love to hear more about that. #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:05 PM
RT @jennysfen: @ErwinDumenden I agree - when the students make connections their understanding is so much deeper #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:06 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Don't forget we will be keen to have people add links to our wiki at the conclusion, let's share! #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:06 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat ditto
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
9:06 PM
@gedmis #pypchat a great idea - how did it go?
Mallocup
24/05/2012
9:06 PM
@tashacowdy and is already starting to make connections... Maybe it wouldn't take so long? #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:06 PM
@ErwinDumenden Time spent establishing personal connection pays of in terms if deeper understanding #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:06 PM
Don't forget we will be keen to have people add links to our wiki at the conclusion, let's share! #pypchat
Mallocup
24/05/2012
9:06 PM
@tashacowdy Interesting. Though if the student has been immersed in a concept-based curriculum for a few years.. #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:07 PM
RT @Mallocup: @tashacowdy Interesting. Though if the student has been immersed in a concept-based curriculum for a few years.. #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:07 PM
A5 Plaster it all over the room along with the CI #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:07 PM
@LindyBuckley1 Hi Lindy! Welcome to #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:07 PM
@jasongraham99 Here's causation :-) http://t.co/BbbB6vc1 #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:07 PM
@neilringrose great to chat with you - even briefly!! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:07 PM
Please share links and resources later on the wiki http://t.co/zpEpxjs0 #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:07 PM
“@tashacowdy: @ErwinDumenden Time spent establishing personal connection pays of in terms if deeper understanding #pypchat” I agree.
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:07 PM
@whatedsaid cool, you make those cartoons? Youll have to tell me how later. :) #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:07 PM
Teaching in final year of the PYP & working w/ kids on the EX, you see how important it is 4 them to be able to relate to concepts #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:08 PM
@Mallocup think her point was that the deeper the personal connection, the deeper the understanding. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:08 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Please share links and resources later on the wiki http://t.co/fSTuWYsK #pypchat
PrimaryEdTech
24/05/2012
9:08 PM
finally made it to a pypchat! - better late than never :) #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:08 PM
Every teacher and kid should be able to rattle off what the concepts are for the unit without thinking #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:08 PM
#pypchat We use inspiration a lot. CI in centre - two or three concepts coming off this - questions branching from these.
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:08 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Please share links and resources later on the wiki http://t.co/zpEpxjs0 #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:08 PM
We have large 'magnifying glasses' through which we look at our topics that represent each conceptual 'approach' or 'angle. #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:09 PM
@PrimaryEdTech Welcome!! #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:09 PM
@whatedsaid @jasongraham99 These are great Edna !! Congrats #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:09 PM
@wholeboxndice We have glasses (as in spectacles). Can share the posters if people want #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:09 PM
@gedmis great idea - do you have any photos? #pypchat
Mallocup
24/05/2012
9:09 PM
Q5 definitely visible thinking routines #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:09 PM
@whatedsaid LOVE it! Awesome! #pypchat Ill be inquiring more into this with you.
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:09 PM
@PrimaryEdTech MUCH better late than never. Welcome! #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:09 PM
@tashacowdy Personal connection is the only way true learning happens #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat Like! Food for thought - will take to school tomorrow to discuss.
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
Same - RT @whatedsaid: @wholeboxndice We have glasses (as in spectacles). Can share the posters if people want #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: @tashacowdy Personal connection is the only way true learning happens #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
@primaryedtech Absolutely. Welcome. #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
Busy sorting the shared ideas #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
@wholeboxndice When the penny drops, it changes everything!! #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
agree! RT @tashacowdy: @Mallocup think her point was that the deeper the personal connection, the deeper the understanding. #pypchat
melmac6
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
@wholeboxndice some classes have concept 'camera lenses' & some 'concept glasses' to look thru #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
@jasongraham99 Because you are an inquirer... as every teacher should be :-) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:10 PM
@whatedsaid As a school that is pretty young with PYP, the realisation for many staff is just how 'big' concepts are in the process #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:11 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Every teacher and kid should be able to rattle off what the concepts are for the unit without thinking #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:11 PM
@gedmis Which are you taking? #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:11 PM
@Mallocup @jennysfen often we spend a few sessions 'tuning in'. could be more effective to spend longer on personal connections #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:11 PM
@wholeboxndice yeah - big shift in thinking, but once made everything seems to make sense! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:11 PM
Given we have all got our focus on concepts... Q6. How does concept based learning prepare students for 21st century life? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:11 PM
My favourite way to get real thinking happening RT @Mallocup: Q5 definitely visible thinking routines #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:11 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Every teacher and kid should be able to rattle off what the concepts are for the unit without thinking #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
9:11 PM
RT @gedmis: #pypchat We use inspiration a lot. CI in centre - two or three concepts coming off this - questions branching from these.
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:12 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: A6 A whole new mind by Dan Pink http://t.co/JOmUBkyW outlines the reasons nicely! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:12 PM
A6 A whole new mind by Dan Pink http://t.co/JOmUBkyW outlines the reasons nicely! #pypchat
SREELATHAKUMAR
24/05/2012
9:12 PM
@wholeboxndice as it is transferable so they are prepared to meet complex demands #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:12 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Q6. How does concept based learning prepare students for 21st century life? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
9:12 PM
@jennysfen @whatedsaid @wholeboxndice #pypchat would love to get a copy of posters
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
9:12 PM
@jasongraham99 Its great to be invited to join. It can feel very isolated being an inquiry teacher no longer in that pyp family. #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:13 PM
Consider posting them on the OCC as well. RT @jennysfen: @Saigon_Eldred will post the posters on the wiki later #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:13 PM
@wholeboxndice Give 1 get 2? #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:13 PM
@LindyBuckley1 you've a family here! #pypchat
StevenWishart2
24/05/2012
9:13 PM
Connectedness/meaning derived frm hypothesis/experience & discussion Concepts =perception lenses to provoke thought/inquiry/action #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:13 PM
A6 Concepts are timeless, universal and deep and will prepare you for life beyond the 21st century #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:13 PM
@whatedsaid Looking to have some pypower sessions where the more confident pypeople in our staff showcase their processes #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:13 PM
RT @whatedsaid: RT @wholeboxndice: Q6. How does concept based learning prepare students for 21st century life? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:13 PM
A6 Info and facts readily available in our times. Need to learn to think about big ideas. #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:13 PM
@Saigon_Eldred will post the posters on the wiki later #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:14 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: A6 A whole new mind by Dan Pink http://t.co/JOmUBkyW outlines the reasons nicely! #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:14 PM
Concept based learning as a framework to study everything. Zillion information, contents can change, concepts stay the same #pypchat
melmac6
24/05/2012
9:14 PM
“@DwyerTeacher: The world needs big picture people, the only way to solve the problems we have created #pypchat” So true!!
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:14 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: A6 A whole new mind by Dan Pink http://t.co/JOmUBkyW outlines the reasons nicely! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:14 PM
@kassandraboyd Till now, have not found OCC very user friendly. #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:14 PM
So true! RT @DwyerTeacher: The world needs big picture people, the only way to solve the problems we have created #pypchat
HeidiSiwak
24/05/2012
9:14 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Lovely! RT @gedmis: #pypchat ... we set up three rooms with images, texts and artefacts - related topic - guess the room's conceptual focus
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:14 PM
The world needs big picture people, the only way to solve the problems we have created #pypchat
Mallocup
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
Information is useless unless you can do something with it. (Lynne Erickson) #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: The world needs big picture people, the only way to solve the problems we have created #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
@arroyo24 No, but I can add them if you like #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
@gedmis thanks!! look forward to seeing this. #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
@jennysfen @tashacowdy @Mallocup Yes this is the key! It's what makes meaning, and holds engagement and prompts action. #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: A6 Concepts are timeless, universal and deep and will prepare you for life beyond the 21st century #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
@whatedsaid @jasongraham99 I love those cartoons, are they in our wiki #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
@jennysfen #pypchat Will put up a description and some pics next week. Generated great questions too.
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
A6. The world is changing. Knowledge is changing. The ability to view the world with a more flexible mind is invaluable. #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
@kassandraboyd Will do - oops - forgot the #tag - #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:15 PM
MT @wholeboxndice: How do you see the pypower sessions working? #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:16 PM
MT @irantimega: Concept based learning as a framework to study everything. content changes, concepts stay the same #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
9:16 PM
#pypchat A6. we dont no what our Ss will b doing in 20yrs, but arming with dated facts is pointless. Prepare them to be problem solvers
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:16 PM
@whatedsaid @kassandraboyd the new OCC will be so much more engaging. Exciting things to come. #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:16 PM
@kassandraboyd Happy that our own @jasongraham99 is part of OCC now. He represents 'the people' :-) #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:16 PM
RT @Mallocup: Information is useless unless you can do something with it. (Lynne Erickson) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:16 PM
@kassandraboyd In our team (3 year levels) meetings, in our open door sessions, in flow on mentoring. #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:16 PM
RT @Mallocup: Information is useless unless you can do something with it. (Lynne Erickson) #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:16 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: A6 Concepts are timeless, universal and deep and will prepare you for life beyond the 21st century #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:16 PM
Agreed! The IB is working on it, the newer version is looking good. @whatedsaid: Till now, have not found OCC very user friendly. #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:17 PM
“@whatedsaid: @kassandraboyd Happy that our own @jasongraham99 is part of OCC now. He represents 'the people' :-) #pypchat”
travisattis
24/05/2012
9:17 PM
A5. Helps kids see through the clutter #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:17 PM
@gedmis I didn't say they can (always) at my school... but should! #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:17 PM
RT @Saigon_Eldred: #pypchat A6. we dont no what our Ss will b doing in 20yrs, but arming with dated facts is pointless. Prepare them to be problem solvers
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:17 PM
RT @dwyerteacher: The world needs big picture people, the only way to solve the problems we have created #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:17 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat Like "Can everyone rattle of the concepts without thinking."
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:17 PM
@whatedsaid that would be great! I love your cartoons #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:17 PM
RT @SarahHHK: A6. concepts transcend time and place... will still be relevant in the future... content might not #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
9:17 PM
A6. concepts transcend time and place... will still be relevant in the future... content might not #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
Love it!! RT @ErwinDumenden: Google is to content as a student's curiosity and inquiry is to concept #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Q7. How do you assess understanding of concepts? #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Q7. How do you assess understanding of concepts? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Q7. How do you assess understanding of concepts? #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
Google is to content as a student's curiosity and inquiry is to concept #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
@Mallocup @kassandraboyd And from #pypchat :-) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
Q7. How do you assess understanding of concepts? #pypchat
DeanKuran
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
RT @arroyo24: Content just focuses on facts while concept focuses on making sense of those facts and the world around us #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
RT @SarahHHK: A6. concepts transcend time and place... will still be relevant in the future... content might not #pypchat well put!
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
A6. Our class 'blue hat' thinking activities help ensure this happens. #pypchat
Mallocup
24/05/2012
9:18 PM
@whatedsaid @kassandraboyd It's such a mess, the forum is all but dead these days. Get a lot more love from PYP threads! #pypchat
travisattis
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
A6 Focus on big endurable transferable understandings #pypchat
raccooncity
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
Just joining #pypchat - starts too early here - by the time I catch up it will be over. Morning all!
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
@whatedsaid @Mallocup Agreed! The IB is working on a the newer version of OCC, it is looking good.#pypchat
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: Google is to content as a student's curiosity and inquiry is to concept #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
Agreed!! Part of letting go of the control. RT @SarahHHK: A6. Ss need to be problem POSERS as well as problem SOLVERS #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat But a great goal to strive for ... challenge ..
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
Q7. How do you assess understanding of concepts? #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: Google is to content as a student's curiosity and inquiry is to concept #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
@ErwinDumenden so true, most the knowledge that my schooling tried to teach me was stuff that I can get in my pocket in seconds #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
9:19 PM
A6. Ss need to be problem POSERS as well as problem SOLVERS #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:20 PM
A7 Use a capacity matrix http://t.co/mpmQb6Xd based on the concept(s) Helps identify depth and progress of learning. #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:20 PM
A7. I love using Soundcloud with students - they talk about their understanding at beginning, then repeat along the way #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:20 PM
Does your summative task include understanding of concepts? #pypchat
DeanKuran
24/05/2012
9:20 PM
Amazed at the discussion about concept-based approach to learning and teaching among teachers in #pypchat @whatedsaid
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
9:20 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Q7. How do you assess understanding of concepts? #pypchat GOOOOOD question! Not sure I know the answer...still learning..
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:20 PM
@raccooncity Welcome!! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:20 PM
A6 draw a picture on the CI, or the main concepts #pypchat
HeidiSiwak
24/05/2012
9:20 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: Google is to content as a student's curiosity and inquiry is to concept #pypchat
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:20 PM
A7 One way is to see if they can apply their understanding of a concept to other things. #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:21 PM
@ErwinDumenden Sounds interesting - will look more closely at this after the chat. #pypchat
StevenWishart2
24/05/2012
9:21 PM
Like playing guess the concepts - debate/discussion. Key & Related concepts. Good lead into student driven planning teams #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:21 PM
@jennysfen @wholeboxndice #pypchat Tomorrow - asking our Yr threes to design (not produce) a poster representing the big ideas explored.
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:21 PM
RT @SarahHHK: RT @wholeboxndice: Q7. How do you assess understanding of concepts? #pypchat GOOOOOD question! Not sure I know the answer...still learning..
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:21 PM
“@ErwinDumenden: Google is to content as a student's curiosity and inquiry is to concept #pypchat”
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:21 PM
I feel like I can collect 'evidence' of student engagement with concepts. But to state a proficiency in this engagement...?? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:21 PM
@DeanKuran You want to be a PYP teacher. Really you do #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:22 PM
@raccooncity Hi Lara welcome to #pypchat!
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:22 PM
@ErwinDumenden Thank you for sharing!! CAPACITY MATRIX #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:22 PM
Hey everyone. Please welcome @DeanKuran who I taught!! He is a teacher now :-) #pypchat
DanDunlevie
24/05/2012
9:22 PM
Q6:They need to be able to identify the critical issues of our society,not be distracted by the massive flow of info around them #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:22 PM
A7 Abstract Art, make a film, write a fictional story... something creative #pypchat
travisattis
24/05/2012
9:22 PM
A7. Understanding By Design 6 Facets of understanding as enduring understandings are relationships b/w concepts...I think #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:22 PM
@SarahHHK True, we often focus on problem solving and forget about problem posing! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
9:22 PM
#pypchat having trouble keeping up but loving the gr8 ideas
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:22 PM
@gedmis Lovely. Will you share? Do you have a blog? (you will soon!) #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
9:23 PM
hard to assess Ss und. of concepts.. summative does not seem to cut it.... #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:23 PM
RT @DanDunlevie: Q6:They need to be able to identify critical issues of our society,not be distracted by massive flow of info... #pypchat
travisattis
24/05/2012
9:23 PM
A4 Connect to prior knowledge #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:23 PM
@ErwinDumenden love this idea- real life applications! #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:23 PM
@jennysfen @wholeboxndice #pypchat To accompany movies they made on great journeys of exploration. Seeking causation and reflection.
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
9:23 PM
@SarahHHK @wholeboxndice Observing transfer is one, reflection is another #pypchat
melmac6
24/05/2012
9:23 PM
@jennysfen me too! Very important tool #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:23 PM
Ask the students to make connection of the CI with the concepts using their own words #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:24 PM
@DeanKuran Hi there! welcome to #pypchat @whatedsaid
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:24 PM
Welcome to #pypchat @deankuran
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:24 PM
@jennysfen No, but I can put them up #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:24 PM
MT @DanDunlevie: Q6: Ss need to be able to identify critical issues, not be distracted by the massive flow of info around them #pypchat
DeanKuran
24/05/2012
9:24 PM
@whatedsaid I'm enjoying reading some literature about it, it does fascinate me - inquiry learning models in particular #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:24 PM
@SarahHHK I really think you can just ask them what the big ideas were.... am I getting boring?! #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:24 PM
@DwyerTeacher I love some of the stuff you have shared on your blog with concepts and art - are they on the resource page? #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:24 PM
A 7 it needs to be authentic and meaningful that shows conceptual understanding, not a big project to show others #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
9:25 PM
@travisattis Yes UbD has excellent suggestions of how to show/see understanding. GRASPS exercises are great #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:25 PM
RT @SarahHHK: hard to assess Ss und. of concepts.. summative does not seem to cut it.... #pypchat - suppose we need to rethink the sum.assmt
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:25 PM
@gedmis Yes, that would be great! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:25 PM
http://t.co/UaSEgbR8 here is it @jennysfen #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:25 PM
@travisattis Hi Travis. Did you just arrive at the end?? #pypchat
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
9:25 PM
@LindyBuckley1 @wholeboxndice Observing transfer is one, reflection is another #pypchat takes time - u might not see this in unit
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:25 PM
@jennysfen @wholeboxndice #pypchat Expecting words and images to show - curiosity, conquest, trade, wealth/greed, science (causation)
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:26 PM
.How do we ensure that there is deeper conceptual understanding developed over a student 's course of time in the PYP? #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:26 PM
@DeanKuran Welcome! I'm new too to PYP! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:26 PM
As this ultra-engaging hour comes towards the end..#pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:26 PM
@DwyerTeacher thanks! Your posts are a great resource!! #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:26 PM
RT @jennysfen: RT @SarahHHK: hard to assess Ss und. of concepts.. summative does not seem to cut it.... #pypchat - suppose we need to rethink the sum.assmt
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:26 PM
@jennysfen @wholeboxndice #pypchat Yr 4 not Yr 3
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
9:26 PM
@whatedsaid never boring!!! :) #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:26 PM
@jennysfen am also currently exploring interpretive dance with input from @SarahHHK #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:26 PM
@jennysfen @wholeboxndice #pypchat and through artfacts, diaries, maps, developments in technology, legacies - food, clothing etc.
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:27 PM
So cool!! RT @DwyerTeacher: @jennysfen am also currently exploring interpretive dance with input from @SarahHHK #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
24/05/2012
9:27 PM
bye all! thanks for another engaging session... lots to think about #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:27 PM
Really?? Was that an hour? RT @wholeboxndice: As this ultra-engaging hour comes towards the end..#pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:28 PM
On last question, I guess it is important to map our POI taking into account trans disciplinary themes and essential elements #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
24/05/2012
9:28 PM
#pypchat sorry i havent contributed much - cooking, dinner 7 ratty childen. I have enjoyed reading & almost keeping up
SarahHHK
24/05/2012
9:28 PM
thanks all for another amazing #pypchat ! GREAT sharing...
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:28 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Does your summative task include understanding of concepts? #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:28 PM
Wow - that went quickly! #pypchat I won't be late next time!
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:28 PM
7 capacity matrix snippet http://t.co/KgDDSA1W #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:28 PM
Final Q. How do we ensure that there is deeper conceptual understanding developed over a student 's course of time in the PYP? #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:28 PM
@wholeboxndice Persistent focus on big ideas? #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:28 PM
RT @ErwinDumenden: A7 One way is to see if they can apply their understanding of a concept to other things. #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:29 PM
@ErwinDumenden #pypchat cor! How dya do that??
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:29 PM
RT @irantimega: Final A: Action speaks louder than words! #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
9:29 PM
UbD Facets of understanding: Look for explanation, empathy, interpretation, perspective, application, self-knowledge #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:29 PM
Final A: Action speaks louder than words! #pypchat
DanDunlevie
24/05/2012
9:29 PM
A6:Conceptual learning gives students stills to apply their understanding & knowledge in a variety of different future contexts #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:29 PM
@whatedsaid @SarahHHK #pypchat No - you're making a good point :) If they can't tell you, it wasn't clear.
RenIsrael
24/05/2012
9:29 PM
Thanks for the sessions til next time #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:29 PM
@wholeboxndice thanks mate, great moderating! #pypchat
raccooncity
24/05/2012
9:29 PM
A7: I always determine concepts before summative assessment - I find it creates a better summative and shows some underst of Cs #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:30 PM
@Mallocup @whatedsaid @kassandraboyd I agree! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:30 PM
@wholeboxndice Yes ongoing learning is essential. And #pypchat is one source...
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:30 PM
RT @irantimega: Final A: Action speaks louder than words! #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:30 PM
Check out the resources page on the wiki and add your links too http://t.co/e55SvR3G #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:30 PM
A strong whole school program is important. Ongoing professional learning and sharing is vital for this! #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:30 PM
A7 Revisit the Trans D themes every year, ask what they did in that theme last year, renaming units to be the Trans D theme works #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:30 PM
RT @irantimega: Final A: Action speaks louder than words! #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:31 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Big clap for @wholeboxndice awesome moderator and @whatedsaid, @jennysfen and @DwyerTeacher #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:31 PM
Agreed! RT @wholeboxndice: A strong whole school program is important. Ongoing professional learning and sharing is vital for this! #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:31 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Check out the resources page on the wiki and add your links too http://t.co/e55SvR3G #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:31 PM
#pypchat When one hour of chat envigorates for a fortnight to come!
Mallocup
24/05/2012
9:31 PM
Thanks all. That was a goodun.. #pypchat
jasongraham99
24/05/2012
9:31 PM
Big clap for @wholeboxndice awesome moderator and @whatedsaid, @jennysfen and @DwyerTeacher #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
24/05/2012
9:31 PM
Thank you everyone. That was great! Most stimulating! #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:31 PM
Will add all of the links from the #pypchat to the wiki's resource page.
Mallocup
24/05/2012
9:31 PM
Development of thinking skills? #pypchat
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
Oops - @wholeboxndice forgot the #tag again!! Thanks for this evening - great #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
@arroyo24 Have a great day at school #pypchat
mlrose14
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Big clap for @wholeboxndice awesome moderator and @whatedsaid, @jennysfen and @DwyerTeacher #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
The next #pypchat will be on 7th June. Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/bSjsWOsf
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Big clap for @wholeboxndice awesome moderator and @whatedsaid, @jennysfen and @DwyerTeacher #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
Thank you all, I really enjoyed being able to participate. Is morning now, have to go to work! See you around #pypchat
travisattis
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
Final A 6 Facets of Under. authentic situations to apply, interpret, empathize, explain, perspectives, reflect (self knowledge) #pypchat
tashacowdy
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Thanks @wholeboxndice for moderating tonight! And #pypchat team @jasongraham99 @DwyerTeacher @jennysfen
melmac6
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
Thanks again - always look forward to #pypchat
DeanKuran
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
@whatedsaid well not quite - but in two weeks I will be! Rather hyper as I've just completed my teaching practice portfolio! #pypchat
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Big clap for @wholeboxndice awesome moderator and @whatedsaid, @jennysfen and @DwyerTeacher #pypchat
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
#pypchat Hear hear!
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
Tonight’s #pypchat archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/VNog8spc
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
Thanks @wholeboxndice for moderating tonight! And #pypchat team @jasongraham99 @DwyerTeacher @jennysfen
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:32 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: RT @irantimega: Final A: Action speaks louder than words! #pypchat
arroyo24
24/05/2012
9:33 PM
@whatedsaid and a great evening to you! :) #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:33 PM
Note to self @ErwinDumenden is hooked. Find next person to target #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:33 PM
Thanks to everyone for participating and for your patience and support through my moderation. #pypchat exists for and because of you all.
jennysfen
24/05/2012
9:33 PM
Well off to real world - thanks again all. Always so much to think about after a #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:33 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Tonight’s #pypchat archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/VNog8spc
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:34 PM
Thanks to the #pypchat team @jasongraham99 @DwyerTeacher @jennysfen and @whatedsaid
irantimega
24/05/2012
9:34 PM
Thank you #pypchat will be busy to sort out the ideas coming :)
DanDunlevie
24/05/2012
9:34 PM
Bugger! Missed it again!! Always come in with 5 minutes to go.
ErwinDumenden
24/05/2012
9:35 PM
And the crowd go wild.... PYP, PYP, PYP, PYP! Awesome session! #pypchat see you next time
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:35 PM
Don’t forget to keep the discussion going every day about anything related to PYP, using the #pypchat hashtag.
gedmis
24/05/2012
9:35 PM
#pypchat Anyone in Asia Pacific interested in Upper Primary skype conversation to discuss physical geography/lifestyle - tweet me
GarethJacobson
24/05/2012
9:35 PM
Wish I had logged in earlier... just picked up the thread. I like the idea of 1. making concepts spiral through the curriculum #pypchat
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:35 PM
@DanDunlevie I thought it was deliberate... making an entrance! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:35 PM
@dandunlevie Check the archives within 48 hours! #pypchat
acastroferrada
24/05/2012
9:35 PM
@whatedsaid @wholeboxndice Thank you ! For both moderating and keeping the records.. Muchas gracias #pypchat .. talk to you in 15 days!!
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:35 PM
Bye all!. Look forward to the next #pypchat - Put a notice on all the PYP FB groups I know of, hopefully more will join.
DanDunlevie
24/05/2012
9:36 PM
@GarethJacobson Useless Jacobson! Glad to see you using the computer! #pypchat :-)
wholeboxndice
24/05/2012
9:36 PM
@erwindumenden Thanks for your great contribution. Beat that drum #pypchat
GarethJacobson
24/05/2012
9:36 PM
2. Creating teacher conversations about the kind of thinking students do to understand those concepts #pypchat
kassandraboyd
24/05/2012
9:36 PM
Hi @GarethJacobson! We need to catch up - see you next time on #pypchat?
whatedsaid
24/05/2012
9:36 PM
@GarethJacobson Gareth! You will have to join us in 2 weeks time #pypchat