Twitter Handle
Date
Time
Tweet
jdweekes
21/06/2012
8:16 PM
Looking forward to tonights #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:19 PM
@snowbird2812 @jdweekes Great to see you raring to go... #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:21 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Sharing ideas about PYP exhibition in #pypchat. Starting soon! So much looking forward to it. Missed the last chats.
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:22 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Sharing ideas about PYP exhibition in #pypchat. Starting soon!
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:22 PM
@tgaletti Hi Tanja! Different time zone for you this time! #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:24 PM
@lsacker Don't forget the hashtag #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:24 PM
I thought everyone might be on holiday but there are at least 6 of us here for #pypchat :-)
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:24 PM
Looking forward to #pypchat! Today's topic: PYP exhibition. Join us!
IstekBarisIOO
21/06/2012
8:24 PM
#pypchat our first #pypexhibition experience this year, booklet (in Turkish): http://t.co/F5HycdUW
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:25 PM
5 mins to go but we can start with some introductions. Where are you and what's your role? #pypchat
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:26 PM
RT @whatedsaid: For the next hour all my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:26 PM
For the next hour all my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:27 PM
Wow! Welcome!! RT @IstekBarisIOO: #pypchat about 50 teachers here, it's our end-of-year workshop week
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:27 PM
I'm a teaching and learning coordinator in Melbourne, Australia, lucky to work and play daily with @lsacker #pypchat
IstekBarisIOO
21/06/2012
8:27 PM
#pypchat about 50 teachers here, it's our end-of-year workshop week
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:28 PM
RT @kassandraboyd: Looking forward to #pypchat! Today's topic: PYP exhibition. Join us!
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:28 PM
@snowbird2812 So you can share lots of ideas! #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:28 PM
@whatedsaid I'm Alexandra-grade 5 teacher in Santiago Chile...exhibition coming up in 3 weeks! #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:29 PM
RT @tgaletti: Hello, this is Tanja. I am an elementary school librarian. Just left Ghana will shortly start at Hong Kong Academy. #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:29 PM
RT @kassandraboyd: Hi all! I'm a curriculum manager for PYP working in the IB Global Center here in The Hague. #pypchat
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:29 PM
Hi all! I'm a curriculum manager for PYP working in the IB Global Center here in The Hague. #pypchat
IstekBarisIOO
21/06/2012
8:30 PM
#pypchat ideal audience for #pypexhibition in your experience? Our students presented to parents, teachers, individually and whole group
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:30 PM
Sometimes brand new tweeters' tweets don’t show up in the #pypchat stream. We are not ignoring you!
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:30 PM
Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: The PYP Exhibition Please remember to use the #pypchat hashtag in your tweets.
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:31 PM
Question. 1.What is the purpose of the exhibition? #pypchat (The Qs are a guide, but feel free to chat and respond as you wish!)
jdweekes
21/06/2012
8:31 PM
@whatedsaid I am a Year 5 PYP teacher in Sydney, Australia. #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:31 PM
Im in Indonesia- Grade 1 teacher and Tech Coordinator #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:31 PM
For the next hour all my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
Nosidoog1878
21/06/2012
8:31 PM
Hi Everyone, I'm a PYP Coordinator at an international school in Singapore #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:32 PM
Question. 1.What is the purpose of the exhibition? #pypchat
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:32 PM
Congrats @tgaletti. I hope you like HKA, I used to work there and loved it! #pypchat
lsacker
21/06/2012
8:32 PM
Mine dont show up if I use my ipad try on laptop @lsacker #PYPchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:32 PM
@Nosidoog1878 Hi Michael! Welcome! #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:32 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Question. 1.What is the purpose of the exhibition? #pypchat (The Qs are a guide, but feel free to chat and respond as you wish!)
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:33 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Question. 1.What is the purpose of the exhibition? #pypchat
IstekBarisIOO
21/06/2012
8:33 PM
#pypchat all, several or just one UoI to be included in #pypexhibition?
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:33 PM
@helen_morschel Hi Helen, good to see you :-) #pypchat
lsacker
21/06/2012
8:34 PM
@whatedsaid
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:34 PM
A1: give students a chance to consolidate their learning, demonstrate what they know, take responsibility for their own learning #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:34 PM
A1 One purpose is to celebrate students' learning over the primary years #pypchat
travisattis
21/06/2012
8:34 PM
A1 #pypchat Showcase of learning throughout time in PYP - in theory anyway...
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:34 PM
A1. Culminating project of the PYP in which students apply all their learning by inquiring into a topic of personal interest #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:35 PM
@helen_morschel absolutely! process more important! #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:35 PM
RT @lsacker: @whatedsaid
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:35 PM
@whatedsaid culmination of the pyp...chance to show & develop all profiles, attitudes, skills,concepts...engage in student-led inq.#pypchat
helen_morschel
21/06/2012
8:35 PM
I love the Exhibition as long as the context is kept in perspective and the focus is on the process not the product #pypchat
IstekBarisIOO
21/06/2012
8:36 PM
#pypchat If more than 1 student interested in same topic, group projects OK?
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:36 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A1 One purpose is to celebrate students' learning over the primary years #pypchat I love this, celebrating their learning
IstekBarisIOO
21/06/2012
8:37 PM
#pypchat How much time to be allocated for #pypexhibition?
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:37 PM
A1: a way in for everyone in the PYP school community 2 celebrate (and outside a school as well, with the sharing via web). #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:37 PM
@IstekBarisIOO Yes, definitely. It's about collaboration #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:38 PM
Q2. What do you do to ensure the focus is on process more than product? #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:38 PM
@kassandraboyd Yes thats a huge part of exhibition, the school community involvement #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:38 PM
In case you just joined us we are discussing Question. 1.What is the purpose of the exhibition? #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:39 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q2. What do you do to ensure the focus is on process more than product? #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:39 PM
@whatedsaid chance for students to propose action for real life issue-global &local significance.think the more local, the better! #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:40 PM
A2. Assessment rubric shows students the importance of the process as they are accessed for example for search stategies #pypchat
lsacker
21/06/2012
8:41 PM
@lsacker #PYPchat get rid of some of the lists and procedures that at times inhibit learning. dont be so busy with forms
IstekBarisIOO
21/06/2012
8:41 PM
Used a rubric, a journal and weekly meetings Q2. What do you do to ensure the focus is on process more than product? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:41 PM
Do you have ways of ensuring the focus isn't just on the product? #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:41 PM
A2 BBd works well when focusing on process. Start with goal and work back. Figure out how to make it work. #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:42 PM
Saw one exhibition where didn't allow any colour in the presentations. Everything was black and white. Focus on process not pretty! #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:42 PM
@whatedsaid I guess it depends on what you mean by end product. Is the end product action? #pypchat
Nosidoog1878
21/06/2012
8:42 PM
A1 'Big' but meaningful event 2 mark the move 2 Sec School. Also demos the essnl elements of the PYP kids have developed #pypchat
travisattis
21/06/2012
8:43 PM
@jasongraham99 @whatedsaid A very good point #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:43 PM
@jasongraham99 It should be. I think the Q means the exhibition day shouldn't be the focus #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:43 PM
A2 Importance of keeping a process journal #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
21/06/2012
8:44 PM
#pypchat A2. journal progress reflections blogging regularly
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:44 PM
A2 Ensure that students inquire into something they really care about #pypchat
IstekBarisIOO
21/06/2012
8:44 PM
#pypchat Any strikingly interesting story related to #pypexhibition?
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:44 PM
@helen_morschel I often wonder if the exhibition might be a year unit (well it almost is isnt it)! but stretched across the other 5 #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:44 PM
reflective journals great!formative peer,self,teacher,mentor assessments, blogs,invite community in to see process #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:45 PM
@whatedsaid @jasongraham99 absolutely-presentation not the focus-still exciting time for students and should be celebrated #pypchat
helen_morschel
21/06/2012
8:45 PM
I have worked with an overlap where the exhibition was introduced during units ensuring time for full inquiry process and action #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:45 PM
@IstekBarisIOO Not sure if you noticed we have some guiding questions for the discussion. Don't feel ignored! #pypchat #pypexhibition
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:45 PM
In case you just joined us Q2. What do you do to ensure the focus is on process more than product? #pypchat
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:45 PM
#pypchat A2:My fav way was to model journal wrtg for all units, I led at first then it bcame a class job - got them ready for exh process
jimmygunner
21/06/2012
8:45 PM
RT @lsacker: @lsacker #PYPchat get rid of some of the lists and procedures that at times inhibit learning. dont be so busy with forms
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:46 PM
@melmac6 Hi! We're talking about how to ensure focus is on process rather than product #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:46 PM
@LindyBuckley1 great idea-hope to support students to run their own group sites this year that include their journals #pypchat
melmac6
21/06/2012
8:46 PM
Hi -Joining #pypchat late - will try to catch up on tweets.
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:46 PM
@kassandraboyd Using class blogging for exhibition unit works well too for journalling and responding #pypchat #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:46 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A2 Ensure that students inquire into something they really care about #pypchat Our teachers spend a lot of time on this
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:47 PM
Fab integration aspects! RT @whatedsaid: Using class blogging for exhibition unit works well too for journalling and responding #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:47 PM
@jasongraham99 @helen_morschel that's exactly what one of our Gr5 teachers said at the end of this year's Exhibition #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:48 PM
@kassandraboyd whatedsaid anyone use wikis of=r Google sites for exhibition. Want to set up an exhibition G Site next year #pypchat
RobinThailand
21/06/2012
8:48 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Sharing ideas about PYP exhibition in #pypchat. Starting soon!
melmac6
21/06/2012
8:48 PM
Yes reflective journal the key - ask students to focus on diff attributes or LPs when they journal #pypchat
Robitaille2011
21/06/2012
8:49 PM
Good morning from Canada. “@whatedsaid: I thought everyone might be on holiday but there are at least 6 of us here for #pypchat :-)”
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:49 PM
@jasongraham99 Not yet, but we are open to any ideas :-) #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:49 PM
A2 Allow plenty of time for student inquiries. I think too many rules and timelimits takes the focus of learning process #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:50 PM
@jasongraham99 @kassandraboyd I'm going to use weebly-just discovered it and love it. it's free and easy for kids to use too #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:50 PM
@snowbird2812 I like the idea of sharing the process with a larger community #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:50 PM
@Robitaille2011 Hello! Welcome to #pypchat
lsacker
21/06/2012
8:50 PM
@lsacker #pypchat anyone find that students don't have skills for independent inquiry yet? How to ensure that they are equipped
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:50 PM
@travisattis As long as it's not only about the product! #pypchat
helen_morschel
21/06/2012
8:50 PM
Providing stunts with a clear timeline and scaffolded journals gives them a procedure and mentors help so much #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:50 PM
@melmac6 exactly! a reflection, not a recount! include LP, attitudes, skills, concepts etc in entries #pypchat
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:50 PM
Great idea, do know of some, will pass them along. @jasongraham99: @whatedsaid | Want to set up an exhibition G Site next year #pypchat
travisattis
21/06/2012
8:50 PM
A2 J Why shouldn`ti it also be about the final product? Should be balanced - mirrored in real-life. expectations. #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:51 PM
@snowbird2812 @kassandraboyd yes weebly a good tool, and if your a GApps school- even better #pypchat
travisattis
21/06/2012
8:51 PM
@whatedsaid As I said - balanced. #pypchat
arroyo24
21/06/2012
8:51 PM
Hi to all, sorry for arriving a bit late #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:51 PM
Q3. How do you help students find something that really matters to them for their inquiries? #pypchat
LindyBuckley1
21/06/2012
8:52 PM
@travisattis #pypchat Yes. I think so too -should encompass all aspects. Process and product/action
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:52 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q3. How do you help students find something that really matters to them for their inquiries? #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:52 PM
A3. I always found that knowing the students well helped me in guiding them in finding something that really matters to them #pypchat
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:52 PM
I love weebly, think it works really well. Allows for privacy setting as well. @snowbird2812 @jasongraham99 #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:52 PM
@arroyo24 Hi! Just posted -Q3. How do you help students find something that really matters to them for their inquiries? #pypchat #pypchat
arroyo24
21/06/2012
8:53 PM
@kassandraboyd @snowbird2812 @jasongraham99 Hi, we have also used weekly, it´s great #pypchat
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:53 PM
RT @RobinThailand: @jasongraham99 Our Yr6 students use Google Sites for eportfolios and blog/journal their Exhibition process. #pypchat
Robitaille2011
21/06/2012
8:53 PM
What's an exhibition unit ?“@whatedsaid: @kassandraboyd Using class blogging for exhibition unit works well too for journalling #pypchat
lsacker
21/06/2012
8:53 PM
@tgaletti @lsacker Can you expand on a process journal How do you make sure its not just a recount?#pypchat
helen_morschel
21/06/2012
8:53 PM
@snowbird2812 I agree part an community Ed is so important so visitors understand the focus and can frame Qs about process #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:53 PM
Q3. How do you help students find something that really matters to them for their inquiries? #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
8:53 PM
Goodmorning from sunny Boston! #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:54 PM
In case you just dropped in- Q3. How do you help students find something that really matters to them for their inquiries? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:54 PM
@Robitaille2011 Take a look here http://t.co/h4Gy8o7a #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
8:54 PM
@whatedsaid have a graffiti board at back of room-students add to it throughout year,current events,discussions about issues #pypchat
arroyo24
21/06/2012
8:54 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Q3. How do you help students find something that really matters to them for their inquiries? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:54 PM
@sherrattsam in Bangkok introduced us to the concentric circles model to help kids really make connections to selves. #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:55 PM
@mlrose14 You're in Boston! Hi Miranda :-) #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:55 PM
@mlrose14 hi - welcome! Great to have you with us on #pypchat !
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:55 PM
RT @snowbird2812 have a graffiti board at back of room-students add to it throughout year,current events,discussions about issues #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:56 PM
RT @whatedsaid: I blogged about concentric circles here http://t.co/HrONfVSt #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
8:56 PM
Slow connection but will try to keep up! #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:56 PM
@jdweekes making time to have one-on-one conversations with students is also very helpful. #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:56 PM
I blogged about concentric circles here http://t.co/HrONfVSt #pypchat
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:56 PM
Hi @Robitaille2011 It's the culminating unit in a PYP school, completely student led and designed. #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:57 PM
@IstekBarisIOO It shouldn't matter what age. #pypchat #pypexhibition
Robitaille2011
21/06/2012
8:57 PM
This sounds great! What do they look like for the kids? “@whatedsaid: @Robitaille2011 Take a look here http://t.co/q1gpI8oV #pypchat”
acastroferrada
21/06/2012
8:57 PM
RT @whatedsaid: I blogged about concentric circles here http://t.co/HrONfVSt #pypchat
arroyo24
21/06/2012
8:57 PM
“@whatedsaid: I blogged about concentric circles here http://t.co/YTEjWzeE #pypchat”
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
8:57 PM
@kassandraboyd thanks for stopping by! #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:57 PM
@kassandraboyd Thanks for joining us. #pypchat
IstekBarisIOO
21/06/2012
8:57 PM
#pypchat Due 2 Ministry of Education curriculum changes, we'll be doing #pypexhibition in Gr 4 next year onward, suggestions for adjustment?
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:57 PM
@snowbird2812 Graffitti board sounds great. I like that it is there gathering momentum all year :-) #pypchat
kassandraboyd
21/06/2012
8:57 PM
Sorry to leave #pypchat, off to a meeting. Will check the archive! Bye all.
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
8:58 PM
@Robitaille2011 PYP exhibition might look like this: http://t.co/Alh3Q3Yc #pypchat
helen_morschel
21/06/2012
8:59 PM
Q3 again it comes to time. start early with a big idea have students focus on their big areas of interest and then focus down #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
8:59 PM
@lsacker process journal should allow questions/conversations between students, teacher, mentor and others, e.g. use of blogs #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
9:00 PM
@whatedsaid thx!helps students to focus on the big issues-but then also bring them to the local area,school,neighbourhood, city etc #pypchat
CapitanoAmazing
21/06/2012
9:01 PM
#pypchat I'm all ears for Q3. I'm still learning (18months in) and love the ideas.
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:01 PM
@snowbird2812 Yes, exactly. So important to connect to self, otherwise it's just a project about a topic.. #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
9:01 PM
@kloza wish you were here-learned everything i know about pyp ex from you! #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:02 PM
Random question- having trouble with connection...How do we support students who are new to the PYP in the year of exhibition? #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
9:02 PM
@whatedsaid yes-students can take more meaningful action when local.one of our groups set up first school council, mentor program #pypchat
CapitanoAmazing
21/06/2012
9:02 PM
#pypchat I love the idea of the graffiti board. I want to whiteboard paint a large brick surface in my room. Anyone seen this stuff work?
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:02 PM
@helen_morschel I agree - the time factor is a crucial element. Students should be given lots of it, early start is important #pypchat
helen_morschel
21/06/2012
9:02 PM
Well trained supported mentors are a wonderful collaborative support too #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:03 PM
@CapitanoAmazing Yes, @lsacker has explored the graffiti wall paint. She will tell you #pypchat
pfadt
21/06/2012
9:03 PM
This is our first year. Should we try, this year, to group students by interests? #pypchat
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
9:03 PM
fav topic-pyp ex-but have to go to school! thx for a grt chat.we should share our ex. blogs and sites here #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:04 PM
@pfadt Would be happy to connect with you and share our experience #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:04 PM
@pfadt It's important for kids to explore something they really care about. #pypchat
arroyo24
21/06/2012
9:04 PM
“@arroyo24: A3 It is important to leave sufficient time for invitations so kids could find their tensions.”ups forgot to add #pypchat
Robitaille2011
21/06/2012
9:05 PM
Thanks, I'm learning a lot today “@whatedsaid: @Robitaille2011 PYP exhibition might look like this: http://t.co/tYNiMQTO #pypchat”
arroyo24
21/06/2012
9:05 PM
“@pfadt: This is our first year. Should we try, this year, to group students by interests? #pypchat” That´s always a good idea
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:05 PM
@mlrose14 we had quite a few new students this year. I think an experienced mentor, more one-on-one time might be helpful #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:05 PM
As a culmination, every UOI should in fact be leading up to PYPex -this emphasis in planning really helps support student succes #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:06 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Let's go to Question 4. How do you involve parents in the exhibition process? #pypchat
CapitanoAmazing
21/06/2012
9:06 PM
@mlrose14 something I, as a year 4 teacher, should be thinking about! Good point. #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:06 PM
Let's go to Question 4. How do you involve parents in the exhibition process? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:07 PM
@mlrose14 Worth a few small group sessions for students who are new to inquiry maybe with PYP coordinator? #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:07 PM
@snowbird2812 @whatedsaid but often students' first impulse seems to be to seek something "big" and "far away" instead of local #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:07 PM
A4, involve parents as mentors, collaborators, resources...#pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:07 PM
@tgaletti important support for parents needed too! #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:08 PM
@mlrose14 I agree! Especially with new parents #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:08 PM
@tgaletti @snowbird2812 That's where @sherrattsam 's idea of using concentric circles model will help #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:08 PM
@CapitanoAmazing really makes you think about engagements, tools and the process of inquiry and supporting student action! #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:08 PM
Question 4. How do you involve parents in the exhibition process? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:09 PM
So... parents anyone? 4. How do you involve parents in the exhibition process? #pypchat
CapitanoAmazing
21/06/2012
9:09 PM
#pypchat Could you make a clip of parent responses to the question, "What would you hope to see from your child's exhibition?"
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:10 PM
@whatedsaid yep @MaryCollins21 and her crew have, do it every year #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:10 PM
A4. Information sessions about process, how they can help; among others we conducted a workshop on accessing our online resources #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:10 PM
Has anyone had done a parent/student mini workshop evening as an intro to the exhibition? #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:10 PM
RT @whatedsaid: So... parents anyone? 4. How do you involve parents in the exhibition process? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:11 PM
Late start for me. Sorry to have missed time. Guess I will be actively reading archives this week. #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:11 PM
@whatedsaid I find students can manage-just that they haven't had the years of engaging in the process of s. initiated inquiries #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:11 PM
@lsacker I like what @tgaletti said. Could we have kids show parents their blogs etc at the info night? #pypchat
jdweekes
21/06/2012
9:11 PM
Parent information sessions regularly throughout their child's school life, not just the exhibition. Regular involvement #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:11 PM
A4. But involving parents is also a bit tricky because some like to take over. Defining roles clearly is important. #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:12 PM
@whatedsaid sure no worries. #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:12 PM
@jasongraham99 Will you send me more info about it? #pypchat
lsacker
21/06/2012
9:12 PM
@tgaletti @lsacker #pypchat a workshop that is interactive rather than a lecture
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:12 PM
@CapitanoAmazing great idea! #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:12 PM
A4. Parents can be a great resource as experts. Always thought it would be great to have database of parents' expertise to tap into #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:12 PM
@tgaletti our challenge is to get all the parents to workshops, info sessions esp the dads, no matter what time we set #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:12 PM
@wholeboxndice Hi Steve. We are up to Q4. How do you involve parents in exhibition process? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:13 PM
The time goes way to fast in #pypchat. So much more to discuss!!
melmac6
21/06/2012
9:13 PM
@jasongraham99 yes def we use them mainly as resources - 'experts' - content or process #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:14 PM
@jasongraham99 @tgaletti Flood kids and parents with info about how important workshop is... Offer during day and evening sessions #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:14 PM
@jasongraham99 here too! You will never be able to get all but offering multiple sessions (one morning, one evening) can help #pypchat
LaraMac83
21/06/2012
9:14 PM
#pypchat parents play a key role in supporting students in exhibition. Parent workshop is important so we are all on the same page.
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:15 PM
I love how @sherrattsam has checkpoints along the way for sharing with parents http://t.co/dxoyxEvZ #pypchat
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:15 PM
A4. Our first pypx this year. Having parents see the value in the process is an uphill battle initially. #pypchat
mrsjezell
21/06/2012
9:15 PM
Great organizational structure 4 ideas! RT @arroyo24: “@whatedsaid: I blogged about concentric circles here http://t.co/9v5MHl3R #pypchat”
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:16 PM
FYI we have 7 more questions!! #notgoingtohappen #pypchat !!
CapitanoAmazing
21/06/2012
9:16 PM
#pypchat Could you define what the process is like in a brief and ask parents to compare with their job? Collaboration, research..etc?
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:16 PM
@mlrose14 @jasongraham99 we need to advertise more and more creatively to get parents curious #pypchat
helen_morschel
21/06/2012
9:16 PM
Providing parents and guests with a framework of questions for Exhibition day/night also helps to keep a focus #pypchat
neilringrose
21/06/2012
9:16 PM
Best time line of the yr6 exhibition #pypchat http://t.co/hW6ozcDP
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:16 PM
Having parent sessions mid process would be something I would like to try too. #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:16 PM
@melmac6 Interactive? #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:17 PM
@pfadt as mentors for the pypx for sure. many parents can be experts as well and serve as resources. #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:17 PM
@whatedsaid @sherrattsam love this too! #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:17 PM
@wholeboxndice Such an exciting part of the process, seeing parents understand how much their kids can do if given the chance #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:17 PM
@lsacker hands-on activities, definitely! #pypchat
acastroferrada
21/06/2012
9:18 PM
RT @jasongraham99: @pfadt as mentors for the pypx for sure. many parents can be experts as well and serve as resources. #pypchat
neilringrose
21/06/2012
9:18 PM
#pypchat our exhibition! http://t.co/RO3k54uM
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:18 PM
Q6. How do you assess students’ skills and understandings during the exhibition process? #pypchat
acastroferrada
21/06/2012
9:18 PM
RT @neilringrose: Best time line of the yr6 exhibition #pypchat http://t.co/hW6ozcDP
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:18 PM
RT @whatedsaid: I love how @sherrattsam has checkpoints along the way for sharing with parents http://t.co/dxoyxEvZ #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:18 PM
@mlrose14 We want to try and make parent info night an interactive session with kids. Planning it for next month, you can help :-) #pypchat
CapitanoAmazing
21/06/2012
9:18 PM
@BruceFerrington #pypchat... wrong tag, B-Man
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:19 PM
@mlrose14 great idea! Starting early in the year with setting up various communication channels to parents might also help #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:19 PM
@melmac6 Just about to plan ours, you can join us :-) #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:19 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q6. How do you assess students’ skills and understandings during the exhibition process? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:19 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q6. How do you assess students’ skills and understandings during the exhibition process? #pypchat
helen_morschel
21/06/2012
9:19 PM
@wholeboxndice so agree most parents leave stunned by what their children can do, have seen them in tears #pypchat
melmac6
21/06/2012
9:19 PM
@whatedsaid not so much - need to develop that a bit further #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:19 PM
@tgaletti we get a fair turn out. I think many parents in Intl Schools also work out of town/overseas... #pypchat
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:20 PM
A6. Is this different than throughout regular UOI? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:20 PM
@neilringrose It IS the topic! #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:20 PM
@wholeboxndice I find some parents have trouble believing in process, support for them along the way reassures and gives voice... #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:20 PM
Q6. How do you assess students’ skills and understandings during the exhibition process? #pypchat
neilringrose
21/06/2012
9:20 PM
Apologies everyone! am excited about our exhibition #pypchat not on topic :)
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:20 PM
@MaryCollins21 -@whatedsaid wants to know more about pypx sessions you (and Vini) run for parents #pypchat
mrsjezell
21/06/2012
9:21 PM
For any local peeps who are up #pypchat is having a fab discussion re: the exhibition of student learning. #hallcoSLR
irantimega
21/06/2012
9:21 PM
Traffic! Soo late jumping in #pypchat :(
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:21 PM
@wholeboxndice good point #pypchat
neilringrose
21/06/2012
9:21 PM
Or maybe it is :) #pypchat http://t.co/JybblglJ
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:22 PM
If you just joined us we are discussing Q6. How do you assess students’ skills and understandings during the exhibition process? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:22 PM
Or if you prefer Q7: What counts as student action? #pypchat :-)
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:22 PM
A6. Teachers involve me in assessing students' skills in searching for information and in using the information #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:22 PM
@irantimega Hi Mega we are Q6. How do you assess students’ skills and understandings during the exhibition process? #pypchat #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:23 PM
@pfadt A PYP exhibition app? How great would that be. Let's think about what it might do :-) #pypchat
pfadt
21/06/2012
9:23 PM
@jasongraham99 Is there a rubric used? Is there an app for that :-) #pypchat
neilringrose
21/06/2012
9:23 PM
More? #pypchat http://t.co/I7hO1xSy
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:23 PM
@wholeboxndice @jasongraham99 is it different as the frame is wider/more scope for students to show skills and understandings? #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:24 PM
I think we are on Q7: What counts as student action? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:24 PM
if you prefer Q7: What counts as student action? #pypchat :-)
helen_morschel
21/06/2012
9:24 PM
@wholeboxndice agree do not get over awed by the EX a structure gives formative assessment and a rubric for the summative #pypchat
neilringrose
21/06/2012
9:24 PM
#pypchat exhibition t shirts http://t.co/Da0EwuEX
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:24 PM
@pfadt if you DM me your email I can give you more info :) #pypchat
MaryCollins21
21/06/2012
9:24 PM
Ss' skills & understandings during exh'n can be assessed in same way as any UOI, & Ss need to really understand essential elements #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:24 PM
@neilringrose More.. Lovely! #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:25 PM
@jasongraham99 In last 5 mins, we are on several Qs at once! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:25 PM
A6. Perhaps a side point, but do we assess the students as a culmination to the pyp or as an individual project? #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:25 PM
@whatedsaid @pfadt process journal/blog/self assessment/action log would be great in an app! #pypchat
acastroferrada
21/06/2012
9:25 PM
Sorry to leave #pypchat, off to airport!... Will check the archive! Bye all.. See you next time!!.. HUGS from TX!
pfadt
21/06/2012
9:26 PM
@whatedsaid Q7 Huge! #pypchat we are working with H.E.A.R.T. This year just to get our kids to understand action.
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:26 PM
I think the whole exhibition unit is an assessment in itself #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:26 PM
A7. I know there is often a lot of discussion around what counts as student action, not sure about the answer... #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:26 PM
@mlrose14 @wholeboxndice great question. Im not sure, is their more scope ? Or are we spending more time on pypx? #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:27 PM
@whatedsaid Action: anything students do as a result of what they have learned... #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:27 PM
@tgaletti I think thats a whole other #pypchat topic ;) HUGE!
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:27 PM
@pfadt What is HEART? Can you elaborate? #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:28 PM
“@jasongraham99: @tgaletti I think thats a whole other #pypchat topic ;) HUGE!” can't wait!
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:28 PM
@mrsjezell Great to have you... whole summer (for you) ahead to join in! #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:28 PM
RT @whatedsaid: I think the whole exhibition unit is an assessment in itself #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:28 PM
Agree! RT @mlrose14: @whatedsaid Action: anything students do as a result of what they have learned... #pypchat
mrsjezell
21/06/2012
9:28 PM
And already I've had a little dose of self-selected PL this a.m. Never get to tune in to #pypchat b/c of the time diff. Yay 4 summer break!
neilringrose
21/06/2012
9:28 PM
#pypchat caged homes to luxury homes qbs exhibition http://t.co/hp8fMs2Q
irantimega
21/06/2012
9:29 PM
RT @whatedsaid: I think the whole exhibition unit is an assessment in itself #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:29 PM
@whatedsaid our moto this year- small action from all of us leads to big change! #pypchat
pfadt
21/06/2012
9:29 PM
@jasongraham99 new to tweeting. Do not know "DM." #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:29 PM
So shall we leave 'action' as a whole topic in itself for another #pypchat?
irantimega
21/06/2012
9:29 PM
Try to catch up on Q6, as a mentor I assessed the students the same way with the way i assessed UOI, even culmination is a process #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:29 PM
RT @mlrose14: @whatedsaid Action: anything students do as a result of what they have learned... #pypchat
irantimega
21/06/2012
9:30 PM
RT @whatedsaid: if you prefer Q7: What counts as student action? #pypchat :-)
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:30 PM
@tgaletti kids and students need to have practice taking self initiated action before the exhibition! #pypchat teachers need to practice too
irantimega
21/06/2012
9:30 PM
RT @mlrose14: @whatedsaid our moto this year- small action from all of us leads to big change! #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:31 PM
@whatedsaid sounds like a great idea! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:31 PM
“@whatedsaid: So shall we leave 'action' as a whole topic in itself for another #pypchat?” yes, thought it would make great topic
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:31 PM
@mlrose14 @jasongraham99 do we already have a topic for the next #pypchat ?
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:31 PM
A7. I am thinking that it is important by the time the get to pypx that st. Realise they CAN take action #pypchat "talk doesn't cook rice"
mrsjezell
21/06/2012
9:32 PM
@Kathy_Rice Was just saying same thing. Up at 7 am participating in self-selected PL via #pypchat (Sorry I keep bombing their timeline!) :)
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:32 PM
@wholeboxndice My though...as another UOI but negotiated even more with students (as I would like in any UOI ideally) #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:32 PM
RT @mlrose14: @whatedsaid our moto this year- small action from all of us leads to big change! #pypchat Loving it!
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:32 PM
@whatedsaid maybe next chat on action #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:32 PM
@pfadt oops sorry- Direct Message :) #pypchat
melmac6
21/06/2012
9:33 PM
RT @whatedsaid: I think the whole exhibition unit is an assessment in itself #pypchat
pfadt
21/06/2012
9:33 PM
@whatedsaid Yes! #pypchat
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:33 PM
@mlrose14 totally agree! Teachers modeling inquiry and action taking :) #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:33 PM
@MaryCollins21 Can you DM me your email so I can ask you about parent workshop for exhibition? #pypchat
melmac6
21/06/2012
9:33 PM
@LaraMac83 don't forget the #pypchat on the tweet
pfadt
21/06/2012
9:33 PM
@whatedsaid Organization that "teaches" about action. #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:34 PM
Big shout out to our awesome moderator @whatedsaid great job, and #pypchat organisers @jennysfen @wholeboxndice @DwyerTeacher #ibpyp
Kathy_Rice
21/06/2012
9:34 PM
@mrsjezell My cats woke me up! I've been following the #pypchat tweets too!
melmac6
21/06/2012
9:34 PM
@whatedsaid yes - I think it deserves a #pypchat all to itself ;-)
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:34 PM
The time is up so quickly! Tonight’s #pypchat archive will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/JuTq8YEB Stay if you have more time...
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:34 PM
Do people report on PypEx separately? #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:35 PM
Thanks to the behind the scenes #pypchat team @jasongraham99 @jennysfen @Dwyer_teacher and @wholeboxndice Incredible collaboration
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:35 PM
Thanks everyone! :) #pypchat
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:35 PM
Please add any resources, links, blogs about the exhibition on the #pypchat wiki here http://t.co/e55SvR3G
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:36 PM
RT @whatedsaid: The next #pypchat will be in 2 weeks. Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/k0wKqM5e
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:36 PM
Thanks everyone! Enjoyed our #pypchat a lot. Informal chat next week same time, right?
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:36 PM
The next #pypchat will be in 2 weeks. Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/k0wKqM5e
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:36 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Big shout out to our awesome moderator @whatedsaid great job, and #pypchat organisers @jennysfen @wholeboxndice @DwyerTeacher #ibpyp
irantimega
21/06/2012
9:37 PM
Will need to dig today's topic discussion deeper, anyway thanks everyone :) #pypchat
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:37 PM
@whatedsaid: Thanks to the behind the scenes #pypchat team @jasongraham99 @jennysfen @Dwyer_teacher and @wholeboxndice Well done!
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:37 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Please add any resources, links, blogs about the exhibition on the #pypchat wiki here http://t.co/e55SvR3G
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:37 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Please add any resources, links, blogs about the exhibition on the #pypchat wiki here http://t.co/e55SvR3G
mlrose14
21/06/2012
9:37 PM
A teacher inspired to take action as a result of PYPex #pypchat http://t.co/kwm4Rsjg
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:37 PM
#pypchat is such a great PL experience and dialogue. Help us further enrich it by spreading the word. Thanks again for 2nite
melmac6
21/06/2012
9:37 PM
Thanks every one - now off to do my online inquiry workshop @jasongraham99 ;-) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
21/06/2012
9:38 PM
“Big shout out to our awesome moderator @whatedsaid great job, and #pypchat organisers @jennysfen @DwyerTeacher" you too @jasongraham99
Robitaille2011
21/06/2012
9:38 PM
Thanks for letting me follow your chat...I'm off to school!“@whatedsaid: Please add any resources, #pypchat wiki here http://t.co/OAWoTnyo”
tgaletti
21/06/2012
9:39 PM
RT @mlrose14: A teacher inspired to take action as a result of PYPex #pypchat http://t.co/DR5sviUK So cool!
LindyBuckley1
21/06/2012
9:41 PM
#pypchat Action is a great topic. But maybe too many ppl are on holiday.
MaryCollins21
21/06/2012
9:42 PM
Thanks Edna and everyone else who organised today's #pypchat - really thought-provoking! PYPX really puts Ss at centre of their learning! :)
LindyBuckley1
21/06/2012
9:43 PM
#pypchat I havn't done an ex for 6 years, so interested to hear all your thoughts. V nice to see pix of exs. Should create a collection!
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
9:43 PM
RT @whatedsaid: @tgaletti @snowbird2812 That's where @sherrattsam 's idea of using concentric circles model will help #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:44 PM
@melmac6 if only #pypchat could be counted towards online #ibpyp Inquiry course- and maybe it should ;) @kloza @kassandraboyd @claudiaOC
claudiaOC
21/06/2012
9:47 PM
RT @jasongraham99: if only #pypchat could be counted towards online #ibpyp Inquiry course & maybe it should ;) @kloza @kassandraboyd AGREE!
melmac6
21/06/2012
9:48 PM
@jasongraham99 well #pypchat is up there with the best ‘workshops’ I have participated in that’s for sure ;-)
whatedsaid
21/06/2012
9:49 PM
Anyone in #pypchat want to share ideas for an interactive parent night for exhibition? http://t.co/FRmIxl76
beachcat11
21/06/2012
9:50 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Agree! RT @mlrose14: @whatedsaid Action: anything students do as a result of what they have learned... #pypchat
beachcat11
21/06/2012
9:50 PM
RT @whatedsaid: I think the whole exhibition unit is an assessment in itself #pypchat
beachcat11
21/06/2012
9:51 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Please add any resources, links, blogs about the exhibition on the #pypchat wiki here http://t.co/e55SvR3G
CapitanoAmazing
21/06/2012
9:52 PM
@melmac6 @jasongraham99 #pypchat I'll certainly be promoting it at our iToast breakfast tomorrow morning. mmmmmm bacon.
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
9:54 PM
RT @melmac6: @jasongraham99 well #pypchat is up there with the best ‘workshops’ I have participated in that’s for sure ;-)
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:55 PM
@CapitanoAmazing @melmac6 cool thanks! :) #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:57 PM
RT @melmac6: @jasongraham99 well #pypchat is up there with the best ‘workshops’ I have participated in that’s for sure ;-)
snowbird2812
21/06/2012
9:57 PM
@whatedsaid gave parents/students/teachers ex. standards & asked them look for evidence at inquiry centers with samples from ex. #pypchat
jasongraham99
21/06/2012
9:58 PM
@melmac6 awesome thanks! Great to hear! Makes it worthwhile when there's feedback like that. #pypchat
ratihkatili
21/06/2012
10:00 PM
#pypchat as a celebration of learning, PYP exhibition unite all school community of learners