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DATE
TIME
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wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:26 PM
Ok, ready to go! #pypchat liftoff!
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
8:27 PM
@DwyerTeacher would be great if there was another way I dont know one! #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:27 PM
Exciting day: poetry with Gr3, jewelry making with @mlrose14 KG material clusters, now #pypchat, then Skype with @jasongraham99 for pypx
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:28 PM
#pypchat Getting ready to join from Melbourne, Australia #inquiry
gedmis
26/04/2012
8:28 PM
#pypchat I have it copied so I can just paste it Craig.
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:28 PM
@DwyerTeacher #pypchat if you're on your phone the #is available & that's a bit faster
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:28 PM
@whatedsaid part of my pd! Just finished book club on Why Are School Buses Always Yellow - #pypchat will extend my learning on #inquiry
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:28 PM
Introduce yourself. Tell us where you are? #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:28 PM
Please remember to use the #pypchat hashtag in your tweets in order to participate in the discussion.
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:28 PM
For the next hour all my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:28 PM
My tweets for the next hour will be all about #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:29 PM
@whatedsaid I do use Tweetdeck! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:29 PM
@gedmis I did that last week but I kept forgetting! #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
8:29 PM
@whatedsaid Jay from Java Indonesia hello all! #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:29 PM
RT @whatedsaid: For the next hour all my tweets will be dedicated to #pypchat
RenIsrael
26/04/2012
8:29 PM
@ #pypchat this is my first time and I am really excited
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:29 PM
@DwyerTeacher Yes, if you use tweetdeck #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:29 PM
@tgaletti Great, did you see John's post at IW? #pypchat #inquiry
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:30 PM
@RenIsrael welcome to #pypchat
RenIsrael
26/04/2012
8:30 PM
#pypchat I am in Melbourne
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
8:30 PM
#pypchat Hello from Saigon / Ho Chi Minh City / Ho-ville
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:30 PM
HI there #pypchat tweeters! Sarah in Hong Kong here and ready to chat!
travisattis
26/04/2012
8:30 PM
Travis from Tokyo #pypchat @whatedsaid
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:30 PM
@DwyerTeacher In settings, twitter, tick to automatically add hashtag #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:30 PM
Brisbane, Australia here, ready for an engaging #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
8:31 PM
Hi #pypchat ers, Gillian from Hobart - where it's cold :) tonight.
RenIsrael
26/04/2012
8:31 PM
#pypchat thanks for the welcome
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:31 PM
@whatedsaid no not yet. I just loved his book. Very inspiring. Helped me to better see what #inquiry in the classroom can look like #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:31 PM
Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: How do we promote inquiry?
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:31 PM
I'm in Melbourne, Australia #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:32 PM
@whatedsaid Thanks! it is working now! #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
8:32 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: How do we promote inquiry?
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:32 PM
Hello all! Joining from a bus on my way home so might have a few bump typos. Jen in Hong Kong #pypchat
SpiraxGreenleaf
26/04/2012
8:32 PM
what is #pypchat ?
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:33 PM
@tgaletti Great PD! #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:33 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: How do we promote inquiry?
jltassie
26/04/2012
8:33 PM
#pypchat Jim Anderson sitting here in Sofia Bulgaria soon to head to Indonesia...just watching for now.
luhos
26/04/2012
8:33 PM
@SpiraxGreenleaf i am guessing primary years program? as in IB #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
8:33 PM
#pypchat promote inquiry by making it relevant, meaningful & interesting taking into account previous experiences & interests
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:33 PM
Hello everyone - this is Tanja, joining #pypchat from Accra Ghana. It's the middle of the day but have gotten the time to do this as pd!
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:33 PM
@SpiraxGreenleaf http://t.co/DCEOYoHW #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
@travisattis Yes. lets the kids natural curiosity drive the bus, we just make sure it doesnt crash #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
“@tgaletti: Hello everyone - this is Tanja, joining #pypchat from Accra Ghana. Wow!!!
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
“@whatedsaid: I'm in Melbourne, Australia #pypchat” Welcome fellow Melburnian on this chilly night!
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
@luhos @spiraxgreenleaf yes! #pypchat we are discussing how we promote inquiry.
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: How do we promote inquiry?
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Welcome to #pypchat! Today’s topic: How do we promote inquiry?
travisattis
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
@whatedsaid How do we promote inquiry? Don`t interfere! :) #pypchat
travisattis
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
@whatedsaid How do we promote inquiry? Don`t interfere! :) #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
@jltassie Hi Jim. Welcome to #pypchat :-)
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
Shall we start by considering Q1. What is inquiry? What does it look like? #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
Shall we start by considering Q1. What is inquiry? What does it look like? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:34 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Shall we start by considering Q1. What is inquiry? What does it look like? #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
8:35 PM
@jltassie Welcome to the chat Jim, enjoy! #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:35 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Shall we start by considering Q1. What is inquiry? What does it look like? #pypchat
RenIsrael
26/04/2012
8:35 PM
#pypchat young children are natural inquirers then what happens?
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:36 PM
http://t.co/p4a9gADA Read this book at the beginning of every school year and once a month from then on #pypchat Be Like Eratosthenes
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:36 PM
#pypchat seeking information through questioning
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
8:36 PM
@whatedsaid A1: Inquiry can look like chaos #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:36 PM
@wholeboxndice yes, it's great. This whole year our pd has been set up in the form of inquiry. #pypchat
travisattis
26/04/2012
8:36 PM
#pypchat Q1. Messy, hands-on, more questions than answers...
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:36 PM
RT @travisattis: #pypchat Q1. Messy, hands-on, more questions than answers...
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:36 PM
A1. Inquiry is questioning, wondering, exploring, solving problems... (Making the pyp happen!) #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:37 PM
#pypchat investigation of questions, problems, issues of significance to learner
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:37 PM
RT @travisattis: #pypchat Q1. Messy, hands-on, more questions than answers...
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:37 PM
I think that true inquiry is student driven #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:37 PM
Nice! RT @wholeboxndice: Inquiry reflects an experience where the search is as important as what you are looking for. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:37 PM
Inquiry reflects an experience where the search is as important as what you are looking for. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
@wholeboxndice The journey is the destination #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Inquiry reflects an experience where the search is as important as what you are looking for. #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
@DwyerTeacher love this book. There is also a wonderful flatclass project set up online to accompany ill add link when on computer #pypchat
jltassie
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
#pypchat How about adding problem finding and problem posing?
JournalismShirt
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
RT #pypchat investigation of questions, problems, issues of significance to learner: #pypchat investigation of q... http://t.co/bHvhtgs6
lsacker
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
Wanting to inquire it comes from you really wanting to find out .it ismagic #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Inquiry reflects an experience where the search is as important as what you are looking for. #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
RT @whatedsaid: A1. Inquiry is questioning, wondering, exploring, solving problems... (Making the pyp happen!) #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
A1: Student-driven even though it can be guided by teacher. Aims at awakening students' curiosity, making learning fun #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
@jltassie Yes, great! especially problem finding. Love that! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: @wholeboxndice The journey is the destination #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:38 PM
@acastroferrada Hi there. So we just started with what is inquiry? What does it look like? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:39 PM
@jennysfen here it is Jenn http://t.co/nKw40Mll #pypchat
rolat
26/04/2012
8:39 PM
@whatesaid Good morning from Ottawa. Learning is messy in the inquiry process.
slyssymarshall
26/04/2012
8:39 PM
Love this! RT @wholeboxndice: Inquiry reflects an experience where the search is as important as what you are looking for. #pypchat #edchat
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
8:39 PM
@whatedsaid absolutely! involves students posing own problems-not always teacher! love first chapter of ´taking the pyp forward´ #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:40 PM
@tgaletti yes - curiosity is key. #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:40 PM
RT @SarahHHK: RT @travisattis: #pypchat Q1. Messy, hands-on, more questions than answers...
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:40 PM
@rolat Welcome to #pypchat. Must be early morning!
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:40 PM
@snowbird2812 Yes, the Kath Short chapter of Taking PYP Forward. Has everyone read that? #pypchat
acastroferrada
26/04/2012
8:41 PM
@whatedsaid TXS... Looks like bees.. all on tasks, questioning, looking for, excitements, reflecting, lots of smiles, & much more #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:41 PM
@jasongraham99 True, it can also be collaborative and driven by the collective mind #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:41 PM
#pypchat Kath Murdoch, Melbourne Inquiry guru:) http://t.co/GEedSO1t
gedmis
26/04/2012
8:41 PM
RT @gedmis: Inquiry - seeking answers - we provoke by creating tension/cognitive conflict - hook. Then it does get messy :) #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
8:41 PM
A1: Inquiry can be also be wonderment. Quiet reflection and thought #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:41 PM
@DwyerTeacher thank you! #pypchat
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
8:41 PM
@rolat Hi there! I am also from Ottawa! Hope the weather is ok there today! #pypchat
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
8:42 PM
@whatedsaid I re-read it all the time. She spoke about it at conference 2 years ago.Think it is a must-read even for experienced! #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:42 PM
@DwyerTeacher @jasongraham99 sometimes its good to have a facilitator/teacher guiding. Depends on the inquirer and inquiry #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:42 PM
Everyday my 3yo son reminds me of the joy of inquiry...why? what is that? how does that work? Genuine desire to learn more. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:43 PM
@wholeboxndice I have one of those as well! He makes me a better teacher, gives me a different lens #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:43 PM
@whatedsaid @snowbird2812 yes- taking the PYP forward is a great read. Good to revisit math short s inquiry cycle #pypchat
lsacker
26/04/2012
8:43 PM
Wanting to find out more at the end. Never finishing #pypchat
rolat
26/04/2012
8:43 PM
@whatedsaid EARLY. Messy learning with lots of collaborative thinking and driving more questioning. No snow today:)
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
8:43 PM
@emmalinesports thinking about using her inquiry cycle for next unit. Do you know her book Learning for Themselves? #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:43 PM
Q2. How do you promote inquiry in your class? #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:43 PM
Inquire Within is a blog dedicated to inquiry, in case anyone hasn't see it! inquiryblog.wordpress. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:44 PM
Creating a culture of curiosity #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:44 PM
RT @jasongraham99: A1: Inquiry can be also be wonderment. Quiet reflection and thought #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
8:44 PM
#pypchat Im getting inquiry going by having students asking concept questions & then inquiring based on what they want to find out about
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:44 PM
@DwyerTeacher @wholeboxndice I just finished reading Why Are School Buses Always Yellow (J.Barell) - that made me a better inquirer #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:44 PM
Modelling is what gets my class on the inquiry journey. They love to see or hear of my real-world inquiries. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:45 PM
Value every question, and change the lesson mid-lesson if a child asks a thoughtful question, shows them you value their input #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:45 PM
#pypchat Inquiry in my primary school always involves collaboration. #edsg
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:45 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Inquire Within is a blog dedicated to inquiry, in case anyone hasn't see it! inquiryblog.wordpress. #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:45 PM
#pypchat help the students go further by being less helpful...
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:45 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Inquire Within is a blog dedicated to inquiry, in case anyone hasn't see it! inquiryblog.wordpress. #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:45 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Modelling is what gets my class on the inquiry journey. They love to see or hear of my real-world inquiries. #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:45 PM
@DwyerTeacher Say more on how you promote the culture of curiosity #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:46 PM
teaching is not instructing, it is reacting to the ebb and flow of the environment around you #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:46 PM
#pypchat Inquiry always starts with a BIG IDEA in our class
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:46 PM
I meant Kath Short! Running for a ferry! #pypchat
lsacker
26/04/2012
8:46 PM
Like kathy Short because her cycle is not linear. It goes back and forth #pypchat
rolat
26/04/2012
8:46 PM
Ours r curriculum based inquiry by sharing the overall expectations students &frontloading &building what they would like 2learn. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
8:46 PM
#pypchat helping them form questions and then giving them loads of time
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:46 PM
Q2. Since reading Why Are School Buses... I have my personal inquiry journal, visible to students. Modeling being an inquirer #pypchat
Thanks2Teachers
26/04/2012
8:46 PM
RT @whatedsaid: It's important for the teacher to be part of the learning community rather than in control of the learning #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:46 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q2. How do you promote inquiry in your class? #pypchat
acastroferrada
26/04/2012
8:47 PM
@whatedsaid with my excitement first!!,,, questions with no obvious answers, enjoying myself before even start the unit... XD #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:47 PM
“@SarahHHK: #pypchat help the students go further by being less helpful...”. I like it! 
gedmis
26/04/2012
8:47 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat Thanks ed - will follow up
justintarte
26/04/2012
8:47 PM
“@whatedsaid: It's important for the teacher to be part of the learning community rather than in control of the learning #pypchat” #edchat
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
8:47 PM
@wholeboxndice agree!have my own inquiry going with the students-mine- aranas pollitos here in Chile, part of Sharing the Planet #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:47 PM
@whatedsaid I totally agree - all of us together teachers, students, librarians, parents are forming the learning community #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:47 PM
@justintarte We're talking about inquiry in our #pypchat Join us :-)
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:47 PM
Teachers need to talk less. Why do we think all conversation needs to go through the teacher? #pypchat
banessita
26/04/2012
8:48 PM
I managed to be here with some of grade 1 teachers! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:48 PM
I say orient attention, kids are not flower vases are we are not water jugs #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:48 PM
@whatedsaid Good point, what is the role of the teacher? To give knowledge, or to orient attention to a particular idea #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
8:48 PM
@tgaletti I agree, showing you are inquirer and a learner is v important! #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
8:48 PM
#pypchat A2 . like so many other things - modelling - show them, talk them thru it, demonstrate& then let them go, help them if they need it
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
8:48 PM
would love to know how others balance content standards requirements with student inquiry...finding this really challenging! #pypchat
travisattis
26/04/2012
8:48 PM
Q2 Wonder walls - love `em, relevant mini-lessons, guide don`t teach, artefacts, , model learning, ok to fail, finding out strats. #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:48 PM
@banessita Welcome the Sao Paulo, Brazil contingent! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:48 PM
I like to ask "Where are you taking this?" It puts that onus on the Ss. I also like to make it a 'we' thing. Ss enabled by sharing. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
@Saigon_Eldred yes i would agree, but guide from the back, not the front #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
@snowbird2812 dont get me started #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
“@whatedsaid: Teachers need to talk less. Why do we think all conversation needs to go through the teacher? #pypchat” Very good point:)
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
RT @whatedsaid: It's important for the teacher to be part of the learning community rather than in control of the learning #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
A2 we have a wonder wall and the kids are encouraged to ask questions, pursue independent inquires, help each other - collaborate #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
RT @emmalinesports: “@whatedsaid: Teachers need to talk less. Why do we think all conversation needs to go through the teacher? #pypchat” Very good point:)
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
@DwyerTeacher @whatedsaid #pypchat I think the teacher has to guide so there is purprose to the inquiry / lesson / time - time well spent
stevevoisey
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Teachers need to talk less. Why do we think all conversation needs to go through the teacher? #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
Q2. We also promote inquiry by making time to answer student questions in the classroom and in the library. #pypchat
travisattis
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
need to be in-synch with students- be one of them #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:49 PM
@Saigon_Eldred I think 'let go' is the key here though. Less teacher control of the learning... #pypchat
banessita
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
inquiry os allowing time and space for students' wondering #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
@travisattis i find being a kid the best part of this job, now i never have to grow up #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
A2: allowing for Ss to take risks in the class- to promote inquiry. Its okay to be 'wrong' #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
RT @SarahHHK: #pypchat help the students go further by being less helpful...
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
Just in from recess duty and excited to be able to join in with #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
@snowbird2812 agreed, there can be too much cover! #pypchat
rolat
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
@Thanks2Teachers Being part of the learning community&learning with them &experience the thinking- talk less and let them lead. #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
RT @jasongraham99: A2: allowing for Ss to take risks in the class- to promote inquiry. Its okay to be 'wrong' #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
A2. Wonder books - so that every question gets the attention it deserves also when there is no time at the moment it is asked #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:50 PM
As well as tchrs having to let go, we have to let Ss feel comfortable in taking hold. #pypchat Some still tethered to the spoon.
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:51 PM
@snowbird2812 email me dwyerteacher@gmail.com #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:51 PM
#pypchat encourage the kids to think and talk rather than having it done for them!
lsacker
26/04/2012
8:51 PM
@travisattis have you used ideas paint it makes the walls a surface you can use for recording thinking and ideas,#pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:51 PM
#pypchat sometimes hard to juggle scope and sequences outcomes we 'should' cover and following what the students want to know...
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
8:51 PM
@DwyerTeacher I have some ideas...and many frustrations! maybe we can chat more! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:51 PM
Q3 and related to 2... How do you empower your students to take ownership of their learning? #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:51 PM
@neilringrose Hi Neil! You made it to #pypchat :-)
acastroferrada
26/04/2012
8:52 PM
@emmalinesports @whatedsaid GREAT POINT!!! ... Agreed!! Who should talk more.. teachers or students? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:52 PM
@SarahHHK child centered learning or scope and sequence centered learning? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:52 PM
@SarahHHK at the end of the day, which is more important? #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
8:52 PM
As a vp I try to extend inquiry into whole school events like assemblies, trying to add, explore and inspire #pypchat
rolat
26/04/2012
8:52 PM
Be part of the learning being able to consolidate on the students thinking and learning. Have to go to work Ill check the archive. #pypchat
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
8:52 PM
@DwyerTeacher sounds good! #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:52 PM
@neilringrose I read in the Yellow School Bus book that some principals include inquiry questions in their newsletters - cool idea #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:52 PM
A2. As a librarian I want to provide access to resources and give students the skills to seek answers independently #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
@neilringrose great to have an admin perspective! may i ask for specifics #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
@snowbird2812 #pypchat This is a huge issue - my current thinking is - using concepts
lsacker
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
@SarahHHK agree with you Sarah . We have to be bold and trust our learners. #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
The most important way of empowering students is to let them choose for themselves. #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
RT @SarahHHK: #pypchat sometimes hard to juggle scope and sequences outcomes we 'should' cover and following what the students want to know...
neilringrose
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
@whatedsaid I did! Very happy to be here...was typing in the rain! #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
@DwyerTeacher of course child centred... !! #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
@DwyerTeacher students more important for sure! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
@MaggieSwitz Hi Maggie, great to have you here in your lunch hour! #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:53 PM
Ss respond to cues. I use a torch as an icon. Ss are handed the torch at the beginning of UOI. They light the way. #pypchat
banessita
26/04/2012
8:54 PM
it's hard to follow with my connection here at school. tweet are getting too late here :( #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:54 PM
@SarahHHK but do you feel pressure to cover the book? #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:54 PM
“@MaggieSwitz: The most important way of empowering students is to let them choose for themselves. #pypchat”It's sometimes so hard to let go
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
8:54 PM
If every student ends up with something similar I would think it is more teacher-led than student-led. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
8:54 PM
@melmac6 @wholeboxndice v good point - can sometimes be hard to do with so many boxes to tick & hoops 2 jump thru #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:54 PM
Planning less and trusting the learners more is vital #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:54 PM
RT @lsacker: @SarahHHK agree with you Sarah . We have to be bold and trust our learners. #pypchat
banessita
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
@DwyerTeacher @SarahHHK yes we do! we have lots of demands from the brazilian governm't. how you handle that? #pypchat
cpaterso
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
To understand is to invent (Jean Piaget) #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
@SarahHHK me too ;) #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
@whatedsaid Thank you Ed... I have a paper for you to read on that subject, but I am still editing it. Mind taking a look? #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
A3: allowing the Ss to direct the learning #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q3 and related to 2... How do you empower your students to take ownership of their learning? #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q3 and related to 2... How do you empower your students to take ownership of their learning? #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
“@jasongraham99:allow Ss to take risks in the class to promote inquiry. Its okay to be 'wrong' #pypchat agreed-essential part of learning
lsacker
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
@tgaletti @neilringrose am going to buy that book as soon as we are finished.#pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
@DwyerTeacher not so much... I personally LIKE letting go, it is more exciting!! #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Planning less and trusting the learners more is vital #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
A3. Help them learn the skills they need (e.g. using an online catalog), take their questions serious and celebrate their inquiries #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:55 PM
@DwyerTeacher Sure, send me later :-) #pypchat
cpaterso
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Planning less and trusting the learners more is vital #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
I never teach my students, I merely provide the environment in which they learn #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
@DwyerTeacher @SarahHHK #pypchat Would be good to find a way to do both!
lobroo
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
My biggest problem is we have too many questions and the Ss get lost. #pypchat
lsacker
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
@wholeboxndice brilliant love how visual that is. #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
@lsacker @travisattis I can't wait to get some! Had forgotten about it! #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
Q3 by celebrating their questions and by creating the space for them to answer them and ask new ones, not just on the wall #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
@whatedsaid I think this is also about trusting yourself and accepting that the teacher/librarian is not expected to be the expert #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
Welcome @cpaterso to #pypchat . He's a high school teacher and learner :-)
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
8:56 PM
RT @cpaterso: "To understand is to invent" (Jean Piaget) #pypchat Thanks for sharing Cameron!
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:57 PM
@DwyerTeacher That was Einstein who said that not me!! but i agree 100% #pypchat #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:57 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Planning less and trusting the learners more is vital #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:57 PM
@MaggieSwitz focusing on concepts & not content is a help #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
8:57 PM
Empowering students means that teachers must acknowledge they might not know, right at the start of a unit, where the unit will go. #pypchat
melmac6
26/04/2012
8:57 PM
@Saigon_Eldred yes def a challenge - have to keep reminding myself not to hurry them along# #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:57 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Welcome @cpaterso to #pypchat . He's a high school teacher and learner :-)
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:57 PM
RT @MaggieSwitz: ..Teachers must acknowledge they might not know, right at the start of a unit, where the unit will go. #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:57 PM
@tgaletti And nor is any teacher expected to be the expert. Inquiry works best when we don't have the answers #pypchat
acastroferrada
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
@wholeboxndice NIce idea Steve! ... lighting for a very special and unknown path ! I like it!..#pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
@MaggieSwitz And the central idea #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
RT“@DwyerTeacher: I never teach my students, I merely provide the environment in which they learn #pypchat” good point
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
RT @cpaterso: "To understand is to invent" (Jean Piaget) #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
I think it would be good to let students have input into the lines of inquiry. #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
RT @MaggieSwitz: I think it would be good to let students have input into the lines of inquiry. #pypchat YES!!! definitely!!!!!!
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
@MaggieSwitz I say "I dont know" very regularly in my classroom!!!! #pypchat
SpiraxGreenleaf
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
RT @cpaterso: "To understand is to invent" (Jean Piaget) #pypchat
travisattis
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
#pypchat Suffering #pypchat scrolling headache but will continue to endure
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
@travisattis Do you use Tweetdeck? #pypchat #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:58 PM
@MaggieSwitz So many teachers are afraid of not knowing where the inquiry might go. They want it all mapped out! #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
8:59 PM
@MaggieSwitz #pypchat Yes, Maggie - that is a good indicator - will use that.
jennysfen
26/04/2012
8:59 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: I never teach my students, I merely provide the environment in which they learn #pypchat
lsacker
26/04/2012
8:59 PM
When you work with young kids the questions are not always questions. They are found in thoughts #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
8:59 PM
@DwyerTeacher taking part in collaborative planning, sharing , inspiring and helping whenever you can! #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
8:59 PM
@DwyerTeacher making sure you're in the classrooms, knowing what is happening and taking the opportunities to celebrate! #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
8:59 PM
Hello all! Will read back over tweets and join in!! Nicole from sunny Canberra :)
ryansallan
26/04/2012
8:59 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Teachers need to talk less. Why do we think all conversation needs to go through the teacher? #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
8:59 PM
@whatedsaid isn't that exactly the beauty of inquiry for all involved? No one is expected to be the expert, we all learn together #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
8:59 PM
Have you all seen @DwyerTeacher's post 'Guess the central idea?' Link later #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:00 PM
@whatedsaid http://t.co/1iuNajcj here it is ed #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:00 PM
Q3 and related to 2... How do you empower your students to take ownership of their learning? #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:00 PM
“@whatedsaid: @tgaletti And nor is any teacher expected to be the expert. Inquiry works best when we don't have the answers #pypchat”agreed
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:00 PM
RT @whatedsaid: @MaggieSwitz So many teachers are afraid of not knowing where the inquiry might go. They want it all mapped out! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:00 PM
@lsacker Exactly, you have to listen carefully to know what they are wondering #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:00 PM
Having parents on board is huge, especially for us in a relatively recent transn to #ibpyp They need to learn to let go as well! #pypchat
acastroferrada
26/04/2012
9:01 PM
@whatedsaid @travisattis I SHOULD!! I am getting all confused with such a load of tweets... I need a training !! XD #pypchat
centerteach
26/04/2012
9:01 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: Modelling is what gets my class on the inquiry journey. They love to see or hear of my real-world inquiries. #pypchat
centerteach
26/04/2012
9:01 PM
RT @whatedsaid: It's important for the teacher to be part of the learning community rather than in control of the learning #pypchat
cpaterso
26/04/2012
9:01 PM
Do we want to cover a subject, or uncover it? > Good evening all. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:01 PM
RT @whatedsaid: @MaggieSwitz So many teachers are afraid of not knowing where the inquiry might go. They want it all mapped out! #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:01 PM
@lsacker @neilringrose It's fantastic and will inspire you! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:01 PM
Q4 (when you're ready) How much do you plan ahead for a unit of inquiry/ How much unfolds naturally?#pypchat
cpaterso
26/04/2012
9:02 PM
Everything that a teacher does either supports or diminishes a learner’s reliance on their ability to think . #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:02 PM
@NicoleJaggers welcome to #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:02 PM
“@MaggieSwitz: I think it would be good to let students have input into the lines of inquiry. #pypchat” great idea!
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:02 PM
I always plan the tuning in .... #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:02 PM
#pypchat ive just crossed so many activities off my current planner so there is time 4 student inquiry - trying to step back
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:02 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q4 (when you're ready) How much do you plan ahead for a unit of inquiry/ How much unfolds naturally?#pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:02 PM
The @cpaterso perspective is a gift to #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
@whatedsaid I let the story shape the unit, but the kids choose how the story unfolds, if that makes sense #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
@lsacker and often inquiry is hidden with young kids. So much spontaneous inquiry as well, we have to be able to identify this #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Q3 and related to 2... How do you empower your students to take ownership of their learning? #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
“@whatedsaid: Have you all seen @DwyerTeacher's post 'Guess the central idea?' Link later #pypchat” love this idea
lsacker
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
@acastroferrada @whatedsaid @travisattis my second time I'm on.".just let it flow. It is cumulative and fun.#pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
Happy to support anything the students decide they want to do/use to show their understanding #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
Actually I do a lot of planning beforehand with the homeroom teachers. But as far as IT goes I'm very flexible with planning #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
@wholeboxndice it really helps to share personal stories with parents about the inq process to show reality, learning,excitement #pypchat
travisattis
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
Q4 Try not to but PYP coord insists!! Pure based/problem based inquiry not much at all..IBO planner = absolutely horrible #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
@DwyerTeacher I wish all teachers were as ready to let go... #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
@MaggieSwitz Do you think if the tuning in/provocation is well planned and thoughtful, the rest unfolds better on its own? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:03 PM
A4: That is where the battle is always. The balance between end in mind and mind the end. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
@travisattis the planner should be a narrative of what happened, not a prescribed list of what will happen #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
#pypchat tune in, have a few workshops and hand it all over to the kids and facilitate them in their myriad of directions
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
#pypchat We're moving to planning much less. Well planned provocation essential. And ways to assess prior knowledge/current understanding.
lsacker
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
@cpaterso that really speaks to me. Thanks #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
@whatedsaid Yes, I think the provocation is essential to hook the students in to the inquiries #pypchat
MsBeenz
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q4 (when you're ready) How much do you plan ahead for a unit of inquiry/ How much unfolds naturally?#pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: @whatedsaid I let the story shape the unit, but the kids choose how the story unfolds, if that makes sense #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
I encourage staff to have one way provoking each line of inquiry and one way of assessing each line of inquiry planned at the start #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: @travisattis the planner should be a narrative of what happened, not a prescribed list of what will happen #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
Q4. I have seen big differences among our teachers here, some plan in detail, others let unfold - but all plan summative first #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:04 PM
@travisattis #pyp coord insists what? That everything is planned ahead? #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:05 PM
@Saigon_Eldred @DwyerTeacher @travisattis agree! The planner is the taught curriculum- an authentic record of what occurred #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:05 PM
#pypchat if student driven, what if summative has absolutely nothing to do with where the students ended up??!? does it matter??
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:05 PM
RT @MaggieSwitz: @whatedsaid Yes, I think the provocation is essential to hook the students in to the inquiries #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:05 PM
Sorry - keep on writing Q instead of A - I am just adding to the answers... still learning about participating in #pypchat ;)
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:05 PM
@tgaletti There are no rules. You can write Q if you like :-) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:05 PM
There is a difference between prescribing and planning. #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:06 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: @travisattis the planner should be a narrative of what happened, not a prescribed list of what will happen #pypchat
lsacker
26/04/2012
9:06 PM
@jasongraham99 do you think it can also be hidden with older students?#pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:06 PM
@NicoleJaggers Do you mean formatively or summatively assessing each line of inquiry? #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:06 PM
@Saigon_Eldred It's the skill of stepping back and forwards into helping the inquiry process that's important? #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:06 PM
RT @tgaletti: Sorry - keep on writing Q instead of A - I am just adding to the answers... still learning about participating in #pypchat me2
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:06 PM
If you have more than one class at a grade level, do your units unfold differently? #pypchat
carlamarschall
26/04/2012
9:07 PM
Shame that I am not yet home to partake in #pypchat! Hope it goes well for all.
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:07 PM
A4: Plan a framework with which the Ss can inquire within, needs some boundaries which are negotiable #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:07 PM
@whatedsaid Interesting Q. I think that sometime the more people there are the more fixed it gets during the planning meetings #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:07 PM
@SarahHHK Backward by design (McTighe) would say plan summative first, if you can't assess understanding of CI- need to rewrite CI #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:07 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: @travisattis the planner should be a narrative of what happened, not a prescribed list of what will happen #pypchat
vgridley
26/04/2012
9:07 PM
#pypchat we plan the pre assessment, a couple of weeks of immersion, concepts and understandings and most importantly a rich question
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:07 PM
@NicoleJaggers You plan summative assessment of CI, but that doesn't mean you plan the inquiry itself #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:08 PM
#pypchat In PYP school context though - still need to be addressing central idea, key concepts, and essential elements
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:08 PM
@DwyerTeacher Sensible thing to do in that situation would be to make the summative assessment more authentic. #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:08 PM
RT @DwyerTeacher: @whatedsaid What happens if what you planned 4 summative is nowhere near where you end up? #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:08 PM
@MaggieSwitz We seem to be getting better at planning fewer learning experiences beforehand #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:08 PM
@whatedsaid Interesting Q Ed. We have two classes per year level. Similarities, but also unique perspectives adopted and explored. #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:09 PM
@SarahHHK we try to leave the summative open enough that it can be handled in different ways by different learners. #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:09 PM
@NicoleJaggers It doesn't have to be guided inquiry. It can be student-led. #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:09 PM
@MaggieSwitz @whatedsaid agreed Maggie and hi! #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:09 PM
@whatedsaid Ooohh, so tricky! I think the misunderstanding is that PYP is guided inquiry, keeping eye on concepts embedded in CI #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:09 PM
@DwyerTeacher It's an assessment of the conceptual understanding #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
@whatedsaid Fair enough. I read a great blog post a while back about whether or not we need a summative assessment, not sure where #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
@tgaletti @DwyerTeacher @travisattis plan the destination, some possible routes, but then see where the wind blows? #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
Q4 How much do you plan ahead for a unit of inquiry/ How much unfolds naturally?#pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
@lsacker oh for sure, anyone I guess. Maybe the hidden is more noticable in younger kids? The 'awe' wonderment on a face in th eyes #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
“@gedmis: #pypchat In PYP school context though - still need to be addressing central idea, key concepts, and essential elements” agreed
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q4 (when you're ready) How much do you plan ahead for a unit of inquiry/ How much unfolds naturally?#pypchat
lsacker
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
@DwyerTeacher @travisattis I'm intrigued by your references to narrative and story. Tell me more.#pypchat
melmac6
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
@MaggieSwitz @whatedsaid Ours tend too go in diff directions - depends on how much teachers will let go! #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
@lsacker @tgaletti really helps for new teachers to see it in action! #pypchat
TFilTeacher
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
@whatedsaid Have them create learning goals and track their progress. Originality and creation is highly valued in class #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
Should I keep posting questions, or are we happily thinking here? I don't want to force the inquiry in a particular direction ;-) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:10 PM
I think the way we prepare and design our 'guides to judgement' is an area that needs revising to allow for more openness. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:11 PM
@whatedsaid hahahaha, when is our summative assesment ed? #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:11 PM
#pypchat and record the route as it unfolds. One eye on map and compass to steer back towards destination when necessary.
kegerton
26/04/2012
9:11 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Teachers need to talk less. Why do we think all conversation needs to go through the teacher? #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:11 PM
@jennysfen I like this. Summative assessment should allow for student choice #pypchat
cpaterso
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
We can't learn anything about what children think if we signal to them what we hope they will say. #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
#pypchat lol ed
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
@DwyerTeacher @whatedsaid rethink your summative assessment . I think your formative assessments be able to tell you before the SA.#pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
“@lsacker: @tgaletti. "Inquiry is not for the faint of heart" #pypchat great quote!
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
@DwyerTeacher Formative is more important. Too much time is spent planning summative. Yet summative doesn't move students further #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
A4 #pypchat it unfolds more naturally and the planner gets trimmed. Its tougher earlier in the year with studnets new to PYP & inquiry
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
@Saigon_Eldred I think many teachers plan too much!!! not just you... I do too... #pypchat
slyssymarshall
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
Nice question here: RT @cpaterso
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
@whatedsaid would love to hear a bit about how librarians in other schools support inquiry. Always looking for new ideas #pypchat
travisattis
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
@NicoleJaggers @Saigon_Eldred @DwyerTeacher #pypchat Planner should not be called planner then? Maybe "Record of Inquiry"??
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
@cpaterso Yes, I call that 'Guess what's in my head' ! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
RT @cpaterso: We can't learn anything about what children think if we signal to them what we hope they will say. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:12 PM
I like weekly and daily 'ideation' with my teaching partner and students. Where to from here is our recurring provocation? #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:13 PM
Great discussion on this Q4 How much do you plan ahead for a unit of inquiry/ How much unfolds naturally?#pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:13 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Q4 How much do you plan ahead for a unit of inquiry/ How much unfolds naturally?#pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:13 PM
@jennysfen Yes, everything must come back to central idea and lines of inquiry, but they can be assessed formatively as well. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:13 PM
A4 #pypchat later in the year 4th,5th & 6th UoI are very student driven-much closer to true studnet inquiry than at the beginning of the yr
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:13 PM
@MaggieSwitz completely agree... formative is SO much more important #pypchat
simfin
26/04/2012
9:13 PM
RT @cpaterso: We can't learn anything about what children think if we signal to them what we hope they will say. #pypchat
slyssymarshall
26/04/2012
9:13 PM
RT @cpaterso "We can't learn anything about what children think if we signal to them what we hope they will say." #pypchat #edchat #elemchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:13 PM
RT @jennysfen: “@lsacker: @tgaletti. "Inquiry is not for the faint of heart" #pypchat great quote!
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:13 PM
@tgaletti Will put you in touch with our @Fionannbir . Do you know @megangraff ? and @librareanne ? and @librarianedge ? #pypchat
acastroferrada
26/04/2012
9:14 PM
@cpaterso TOTALLY AGREE!!! RT We can't learn anything about what children think if we signal to them what we hope they will say. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:14 PM
@MaggieSwitz It should be written in Past Tense #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:14 PM
@MaggieSwitz @DwyerTeacher agree and summative too late in the game! #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:14 PM
RT @travisattis: #pypchat Planner should not be called planner then? Maybe "Record of Inquiry"?? Great idea!
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:14 PM
@SarahHHK @saigon_eldred why is that? Historical? #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:14 PM
@whatedsaid @cpaterso that still gets played a bit :) #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:14 PM
Our next step as a staff is to use the planner to record student questions and show how these take the direction of the unit #pypchat
Robitaille2011
26/04/2012
9:14 PM
RT @whatedsaid: It's important for the teacher to be part of the learning community rather than in control of the learning #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:14 PM
@SarahHHK #pypchat I actually plan these days ;-)
cpaterso
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
RT @gedmis: #pypchat One eye on map and compass to steer back towards destination when necessary. < I like this.
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
#pypchat our kids have a small action plan on what they hope to achieve for an inquiry session& where to next!! This changes all the time.
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
@acastroferrada @cpaterso #pypchat Soooo much of what happens in schools is this!
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
@MaggieSwitz @dwyerteacher Agreed. would like to see a move to all assessment being formative. The connotation that summative =end #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
“@MaggieSwitz: RT @travisattis: #pypchat Planner should not be called planner then? Maybe "Record of Inquiry"?? Great idea!” yes!
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
@travisattis @Saigon_Eldred @DwyerTeacher Absolutely! We archive our units at the end of each year, so staff have to rethink unit #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
#pypchat any single subject teachers out there? how to promote student led inquiry when I see 14 classes twice a week? hard to keep track!
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
RT @MaggieSwitz: RT @travisattis: #pypchat Planner should not be called planner then? Maybe "Record of Inquiry"?? Great idea!
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
http://t.co/iOrtiE7S My take on inquiry planning (old post) #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:15 PM
me tooRT @cpaterso: RT @gedmis: #pypchat One eye on map and compass to steer back towards destination when necessary. < I ike this.
acastroferrada
26/04/2012
9:16 PM
@jasongraham99 Q4 ...HALF and HALF !!! ... but always with the CI IN MIND #pypchat
MaggieSwitz
26/04/2012
9:16 PM
Sorry everyone will need to go. Short but sweet, but I now have a class of PK students who want to use PuppetPals! #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:16 PM
RT @whatedsaid: http://t.co/iOrtiE7S My take on inquiry planning (old post) #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:16 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q5 How do incorporate inquiry as a stance in different subject areas? #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:16 PM
RT @whatedsaid: http://t.co/iOrtiE7S My take on inquiry planning (old post) #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:16 PM
Q5 How do incorporate inquiry as a stance in different subject areas? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:16 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q5 How do incorporate inquiry as a stance in different subject areas? #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:16 PM
I do like the map metaphor. It indicates that there are places to go, yet doesn't come with a set route. #pypchat
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
9:17 PM
“@whatedsaid: http://t.co/cKOwpzGY My take on inquiry planning (old post) #pypchat” Excellent read:)
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:17 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q5 How do incorporate inquiry as a stance in different subject areas? #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:17 PM
@wholeboxndice ideation - love it. A good definition of formative assessment informing guided inquiry #pypchat
lsacker
26/04/2012
9:17 PM
But the process of the planning makes teacher really think of what is possible. Opens doors and new thinking. I love that #pypchat
Robitaille2011
26/04/2012
9:17 PM
We're working on an inquiry-based project!
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:18 PM
@whatedsaid Its life #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:18 PM
@MaggieSwitz LOVE puppetpals! #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:18 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q5 How do incorporate inquiry as a stance in different subject areas? #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:18 PM
@whatedsaid plan is strong provocations 2 get students engaged in big ideas, so that they’ll be motivated . . . . nice post Ed #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:18 PM
RT @gedmis: @tgaletti @DwyerTeacher @travisattis plan the destination, some possible routes, but then see where the wind blows? #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:18 PM
A5 It's important for pyp teachers (and learners) to know that 'inquiry' isn't just a unit, a lesson or a subject, it's a stance #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:18 PM
Starting with a question is a simple way to get an inquiry mindset moving. Especially for our specialist teachers. #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:19 PM
@whatedsaid he would probably say something like... life..... or thinking.... #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:19 PM
Q5 How do incorporate inquiry as a stance in different subject areas? #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:19 PM
@SarahHHK We try and have our specialists tap in to 2 UOI's per grade level authentically, then plan their own stand alone inquiry #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:19 PM
@DwyerTeacher You could ask your student.. the minimalist writer.. to define inquiry for us ;) #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:20 PM
@whatedsaid I think we realized that 4-5 is a good number, really get into those few questions #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:20 PM
RT @jasongraham99: Q5 How do incorporate inquiry as a stance in different subject areas? #pypchat
Mallocup
26/04/2012
9:20 PM
@whatedsaid absolutely.. #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:20 PM
@DwyerTeacher @whatedsaid yes!!! Children and us, do it very naturally, it's the natural way to learn! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:20 PM
Only ten mins of #pypchat left... where does the time go? What were we thinking of coming up with so many questions?!
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:20 PM
@whatedsaid Less is more...just like we said! #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:21 PM
and I only started at Q4!! This is fast paced fun!! #pypchat @whatedsaid
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:21 PM
What does inquiry look like in say PE or music? #pypchat
acastroferrada
26/04/2012
9:22 PM
@whatedsaid GREAT JOB!!!! Thank you very much!! I have to go .. start my day!! SALUDOS desde TEXAS! #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:22 PM
A5- Yet how many school still have timetables? Kids are 'going to music', going to art' #pypchat
Mallocup
26/04/2012
9:22 PM
@whatedsaid Q5: single subject teachers choose major and minor focus units across grades #pypchat
raccooncity
26/04/2012
9:22 PM
A5 agreed - inquiry is a way of teaching and learning not a unit. In PE we start with broad types of games not specific skills #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:22 PM
@NicoleJaggers with one yr group I have only 1 stand alone, it's not the UOI that is the problem. managing 300+ students' inquiries.#pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:22 PM
@lsacker I told him his blog is our latest addiction :-) @DwyerTeacher #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:23 PM
@whatedsaid thanks! Ill keep writing just for you two! and myself of course #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:23 PM
#pypchat our art teacher does a great job of this - connected to class CIs and her own
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:23 PM
#pypchat In specialist ares - same thing - good central ideas, strong provocations, work with concept questions
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:23 PM
RT @gedmis: #pypchat In specialist ares - same thing - good central ideas, strong provocations, work with concept questions
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:23 PM
@jasongraham99 #pypchat so what is the solution to timetables?
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:23 PM
@jasongraham99 We do... but even if they 'go to art', it can still be inquiry based... no? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:24 PM
@whatedsaid I want to try this.... #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:24 PM
#pypchat wouldn't it be awesome if every class in the entire school K-12 was learning the same unit with the same CI....
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:24 PM
Great ideas for Q5 How do incorporate inquiry as a stance in different subject areas? #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:24 PM
@DwyerTeacher I saw a school that all did sharing the planet at the same time in each year level- great mentoring going on #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:24 PM
@jasongraham99 Yes, a battle we face, specialists not just being seen as release for teachers. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:24 PM
@wholeboxndice #pypchat specialist PE will lead nxt UoI . . first time for me but I'm happy to let it run
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:24 PM
LoveRT @DwyerTeacher: #pypchat wouldn't it be awesome if every class in the entire school was learning the same unit with the same CI....
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:24 PM
How often do you have specialist teachers lead inquiry? Do they work with your UOI or pick up a concept to run with or? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:25 PM
@NicoleJaggers very cool... #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:25 PM
Can we perform collaboratively with people from other communities? #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:25 PM
#pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:25 PM
@whatedsaid of course but how many kids say - We just went to....(insert subject) Do they make the connection? #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:25 PM
@DwyerTeacher it would provide some powerful opportunities. Talk about different perspectives! #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:25 PM
@tgaletti @jasongraham99 We are trying to get teachers to not rely on a daily timetable on their boards each day, free up the space #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:25 PM
RT @whatedsaid: What does inquiry look like in say PE or music? #pypchat I would love some ideas here!
slyssymarshall
26/04/2012
9:25 PM
MT @whatedsaid It's important for teachers & learners to know that 'inquiry' isn't just a unit or lesson, it's a stance #pypchat #edchat
acastroferrada
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
@jasongraham99 THIS IS a great question ... I wish I can stay ! #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
@jennysfen Kinders sharing their units with HS biology students #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
#pypchat Central idea was Communication connects communities globally.
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
@whatedsaid are we being explicit enough in making connections between and within specialists #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
RT @tgaletti: @jasongraham99 yes, I always wonder how the timetables and the transdisciplinary approach work together. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
@SarahHHK: #pypchat maybe a topic 4 nxt week or lat8 could be inquiry in single subject classes - I'd be keen to see what comes up
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
#pypchat as a specialist teacher I try to focus on the concepts...
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
@whatedsaid this is my biggest issue at the moment. Only previous PYP experience was in school where we had complete freedom #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
@SarahHHK Future topic :-) #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:26 PM
@jasongraham99 So that is something to work on. We should have it as a future topic #pypchat
CliveSir
26/04/2012
9:27 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Q6 How do u balance the need to report against curriculum outcomes and allowing students to follow genuine inquiry? #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:27 PM
@jennysfen whoa.... #pypchat
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:27 PM
@jasongraham99 that is a wonderful conversation waiting to happen #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:27 PM
@whatedsaid great idea. Im curious to know how many specialists join #pypchat?
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:27 PM
@DwyerTeacher @whatedsaid what if we tried it with more than 1 school at the same time? #pypchat
lsacker
26/04/2012
9:27 PM
@whatedsaid @dwyerteacher hmmmm how intriguing. Will,dwell on that thought a bit #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:27 PM
RT @SarahHHK: #pypchat as a specialist teacher I try to focus on the concepts...
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:27 PM
#pypchat I feel I connect authentically to UOI but too much teacher direction
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:27 PM
As a future #pypchat topic, I would love to explore - "My biggest challenge in PYP" and "My greatest success in PYP"
DwyerTeacher
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
Gotta get the little guy to bed... thanks all! #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: As a future #pypchat topic, I would love to explore - "My biggest challenge in PYP" and "My greatest success in PYP"
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
Must go my ferry has docked. What a wonderful way to travel home. Thank you #pypchat !
Mallocup
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
Wow - hard to keep up with this. Gotta think quick! #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: As a future #pypchat topic, I would love to explore - "My biggest challenge in PYP" and "My greatest success in PYP"
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
@whatedsaid Move away from outcome based reporting! UOI reports have understanding (concept), knowledge & skill headings- broad #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
#pypchat specilaists join planning for UoI they are hooking up with - if they have time - often scheduling clashes
slyssymarshall
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
@SarahHHK @whatedsaid One way is through #visiblethinking recorded and shared across classes in same subject #pypchat
tgaletti
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
Thanks everyone, need to go now. Have a class of second graders coming to the library. Enjoyed being part of this #pypchat. See you soon :)
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:28 PM
So... 2 mins to go and we clearly have lots more to talk about. Come back next week for an informal #pypchat Stay now, if you have time.
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
9:29 PM
@gedmis #pypchat Our next Gr 5/6 inquiry surrounds the production of Mary Poppins and performance. Music, acting, lighting, props, costumes
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:29 PM
@NicoleJaggers @tgaletti would love to try that. We share specialists with MS and HS so its VERY challenging #pypchat
jennysfen
26/04/2012
9:29 PM
RT @wholeboxndice: As a future #pypchat topic, I would love to explore - "My biggest challenge in PYP" and "My greatest success in PYP"
raccooncity
26/04/2012
9:29 PM
A5 @SarahHHK in PE students use a lot of video of selves and othersteach, others in own class and others plus UoI connections #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:29 PM
Thanks for another great #pypchat - sorry gotta go!
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:29 PM
If you have ideas for future topics, please add them here http://t.co/k0wOYmeo #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:30 PM
RT @neilringrose: @jasongraham99 @whatedsaid wouldn't it be great if as schools we could take part in #pypchat ? Then everyone would be able to share/learn!
Mallocup
26/04/2012
9:30 PM
@slyssymarshall agree with this - consistency with strategies is key. Helps students to make connections. #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:30 PM
#pypchat I'v enjoyed - dinner is over (I cooked it during the chat) & now have to head up to bath time. C u all la8r
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
9:30 PM
must get back to class...see everyone next week, thanks for another great chat! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:30 PM
Tonight’s #pypchat archive and resources will be posted here within 48hrs: http://t.co/JuTuGyNL
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:30 PM
@lsacker I agree. It can be a sales pitch sometimes! #pypchat
lsacker
26/04/2012
9:31 PM
@SaeedMobarak some good examples of single subject planners in the new transdisciplinary document fromIBO #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
9:31 PM
Thanks to all! Great learning and chat! You are inspiring! #pypchat and thanks @whatedsaid for making it happen :)
raccooncity
26/04/2012
9:31 PM
It's too early for a #pypchat - can't type uet! But great way to start the day!
travisattis
26/04/2012
9:31 PM
#pypchat Thanks for modding Edna! @whatedsaid
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:31 PM
Thanks to all of the #pypchat participants! Don’t forget to keep the discussion going every day , using the #pypchat hashtag.
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:31 PM
The next #pypchat will be on 10th May Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/k0wOYmeo Informal chat on alternate week
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:31 PM
Let's all share some appreciation for @whatedsaid for her dynamic moderation. Kudos to all participants and the #pypchat backstage crew
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:32 PM
RT @whatedsaid: The next #pypchat will be on 10th May Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/k0wOYmeo Informal chat on alternate week
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:32 PM
@whatedsaid thanks for the great #pypchat !
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:32 PM
Brilliant fun, thanks @whatedsaid It's like speed dating mixed with a job interview! See you next time all. #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:32 PM
Thanks to the enthusiastic #pypchat behind the scenes team @wholeboxndice @DwyerTeacher @jennysfen and @jasongraham99 !
CliveSir
26/04/2012
9:33 PM
RT @jessievaz12: #IBPYP sch in CHILE looking 4 COORDINATOR! Brnd new campus & opportunity to enhance program http://t.co/J2VL6nEY #pypchat
gedmis
26/04/2012
9:33 PM
@wholeboxndice @whatedsaid #pypchat Here here! Thoroughly enjoyed. Thanks and bye for now.
Mallocup
26/04/2012
9:33 PM
@whatedsaid Great stuff Ed. First time to engage in pd with people from around the globe while going through an automatic car wash #pypchat
melmac6
26/04/2012
9:33 PM
@whatedsaid thanks everyone for interesting #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:33 PM
@gedmis Well done! We've got you now ;) #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:33 PM
@NicoleJaggers Nice :-) #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:33 PM
Will we beat our huge tweet numbers from last #pypchat when I put the archive together? I think so!
emmalinesports
26/04/2012
9:34 PM
@whatedsaid #pypchat Great job! Gees that was like speed tweeting :)
stpetersbcn
26/04/2012
9:34 PM
RT @cpaterso: Everything that a teacher does either supports or diminishes a learner’s reliance on their ability to think . #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:34 PM
RT @Mallocup: @whatedsaid First time to engage in pd with people from around the globe while going through an automatic car wash #pypchat
Saigon_Eldred
26/04/2012
9:35 PM
#pypchat gr8 job moderating @whatedsaid - well done 2 thos ethat helped u getting it all sorted again
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:35 PM
@lsacker Good one! That's the idea. Maybe we should have it at 7am our time #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:38 PM
Off to turn off tweet alert on mobile phone! Husband suspicious of what I am up to with you all! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:39 PM
Our Year 4's are excited to Skype with @Saigon_Eldred @nainisingh @DwyerTeacher and @jennysfen 's kids soon! #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:40 PM
@neilringrose @whatedsaid for sure! Well they always have the archives and wiki I suppose! Not bad for 2nd time round! #babysteps #pypchat
Robitaille2011
26/04/2012
9:40 PM
“: RT @Mallocup: @whatedsaid First time to engage in pd with people from around the globe while going through an automatic car wash #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:42 PM
@acastroferrada thx for joining! See you next time :) #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:42 PM
@RenIsrael underscores the importance of collaborative planning. #pypchat
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:44 PM
RT @whatedsaid: Thanks to the enthusiastic #pypchat behind the scenes team @wholeboxndice @DwyerTeacher @jennysfen and @jasongraham99 !
SarahHHK
26/04/2012
9:44 PM
RT @jasongraham99: @whatedsaid thanks for the great #pypchat !
jessievaz12
26/04/2012
9:45 PM
@whatedsaid When is #pypchat? Would love to join now that I shook cobwebs off my twitter accnt!! Have missed you! ;)
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:45 PM
@lsacker @jasongraham99 @renisrael Sometimes. But sometimes too many voices slows things down and we digress too much! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:46 PM
@jessievaz12 Missed you too! It just finished. Check out the wiki for your time zone http://t.co/k0wOYmeo Very early am for you! #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:47 PM
@snowbird2812 Yes exactly. We are in Melbourne but many kids have been there. Would yours like to send questions? #pypchat
whatedsaid
26/04/2012
9:48 PM
@NicoleJaggers This time it's for a unit on cultural traditions. We use the Twitter PLN to get primary sources :-) @NicoleJaggers #pypchat
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
9:49 PM
be great to use stdnts as experts for inquiries,example 2 of mine interested in Great Barrier Reef,perhaps interview students in oz #pypchat
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
9:49 PM
@whatedsaid That wld be grt! decided on which concepts our questions fit with ystday,today starting inquiry plans.can we email you? #pypchat
DanBray_
26/04/2012
9:51 PM
RT @cpaterso: We can't learn anything about what children think if we signal to them what we hope they will say. #pypchat
snowbird2812
26/04/2012
9:51 PM
@whatedsaid will investigate today! thx! #pypchat
JocelynPatters5
26/04/2012
9:53 PM
#pypchat do it properly the first time http://t.co/b53mflGu
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
9:54 PM
@SarahHHK Art tr 1-4 has q'n board for PYP concepts in art- qns from any kids can be sorted and discussed across classes,works well #pypchat
jasongraham99
26/04/2012
9:55 PM
What a day. Skype with @abhimanyudg77 pypx in India this am, #pypchat just over- worldwide, now skype with @tgaletti student in Ghana
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
9:58 PM
Wow #pypchat trended enough to earn spam!
jessievaz12
26/04/2012
9:59 PM
RT @whatedsaid: The next #pypchat will be on 10th May Post your discussion ideas here for future chats. http://t.co/k0wOYmeo Informal chat on alternate week
jessievaz12
26/04/2012
10:06 PM
Love this!=> RT @fraserspeirs: My "Personal Learning Network" is called the Internet. #edchat #Edtech #ibpyp #pypchat
neilringrose
26/04/2012
10:11 PM
RT @whatedsaid:the next #pypchat will be on 10/5 your discussion ideas here for future chats http://t.co/podV1FkV Infl chat on alt. weeks
mlrose14
26/04/2012
10:13 PM
Just missed the #pypchat..Exciting focus group with PYP representatives from different schools in Africa at IB Symposium though...
mlrose14
26/04/2012
10:15 PM
@jasongraham99 @lsacker listening is soo key with younger students #pypchat
NicoleJaggers
26/04/2012
10:16 PM
@mlrose14 What's the symposium? #pypchat
wedaman
26/04/2012
10:17 PM
RT @cpaterso: We can't learn anything about what children think if we signal to them what we hope they will say. #pypchat
wholeboxndice
26/04/2012
10:18 PM
Thanks to all who I were part of the dialogue of #pypchat and other conversations tonight. Always refreshing.