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MYP1- UNIT: LIVING TOGETHER

29/01
Read the " Red Rooster" to compare with your own ending of the story.

16/01
Here are some points that you can think about incorporating in the creation of your Island. Make some notes.
- Location 
- Population
- Type of government: Democratic, Monarchy, Dictatorship etc.
- Systems: Housing, Schools, hospitals, jobs, Air-force etc.
- Religion if any
- Natural Resources
- Currency
- Flag if any
Any other ideas

14/01/2015
Can we create more land? 
Conduct a small research on the Netherlands and find some interesting facts about the country. Come prepared for a discussion in class tomorrow.

13/01/2015
How much of the earth's resources do you use - Take the test! discuss your outcome with a family member.

WWF Footprint Calculator



MYP2 - UNIT: FEEDING US ALL
29/01
Practice your presentations and be prepared to present tomorrow.

Prepare information for Posters on Wednesday 21st Jan.

16/01/2015
Research ONE Food Agency and write about how they contribute to relieving world hunger.  Come prepared to discuss your findings in class on Monday.

14/01/2015
Looking Closely : Do questions 1-5 in your note books for Friday.

13/01/2015
Read the article on page 46 - Soaring food costs force children out of school to work in Africa's parched fields. 


MYP3 - UNIT: EDUCATION
Make a mind map or a list of everything you can remember of your early days in school. Focus on one particular day or on general memories of the early weeks in school. 

19/01
Complete the interview on Education.  Individual presentations on Friday 23 Jan.

16/01/2015
Prepare questions for your Interview on Education.

13/01/2015
Re-read the interview between President Obama and Weaver. Reflect on the key issues in this interview? What other relevant questions could Weaver have asked at this interview?

12/01/2015
Study the pictures on pg. 29. Summarize your ideas on what you think each picture is about to present it to the class.


MYP4 - UNIT MONEY
19/01
Complete both diagrams - the "T" diagram and the Venn diagram.

Date: 13/01/2015
Prepare to write a response based on the discussions and the information generated from the maps – Does money bring happiness? 

Date: 12/01/2015
Look at the two maps on page 7 and pick a country from the red area and compare it to a country in the yellow area. What do you think are the factors which contribute to the wealth in the red country and poverty in the yellow country? Come prepared with your notes for discussions in class.