Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Presentation is loading. Please wait.

Rationale The emphasis is on interdisciplinary cooperation and the processes involved in scientific investigation Students analyze a topic or problem in.

Similar presentations


Presentation on theme: "Rationale The emphasis is on interdisciplinary cooperation and the processes involved in scientific investigation Students analyze a topic or problem in."— Presentation transcript:

1 Rationale The emphasis is on interdisciplinary cooperation and the processes involved in scientific investigation Students analyze a topic or problem in each of the scientific disciplines The emphasis is on interdisciplinary cooperation and the processes involved in scientific investigation Students analyze a topic or problem in each of the scientific disciplines

2 Project Stages PLANNING: focused topic selection INVESTIGATION : (experiment, survey, research) ACTION: D, DCP, CE EVALUATION: lab report (a google doc shared amongst your team and two teachers) and peer assessment PLANNING: focused topic selection INVESTIGATION : (experiment, survey, research) ACTION: D, DCP, CE EVALUATION: lab report (a google doc shared amongst your team and two teachers) and peer assessment

3 Planning theme definition (given) group assignment selection of focus topic within group planning of investigations within group co-ordination of investigations between groups and ordering of supplies theme definition (given) group assignment selection of focus topic within group planning of investigations within group co-ordination of investigations between groups and ordering of supplies

4 Planning Example THEME: Human Performance FOCUS: How does caffeine affect human performance? BIOLOGY: Rates of diffusion of caffeine through a semi- permeable membrane CHEMISTRY: Caffeine extraction from instant coffee Caffeine use by students (survey)

5 Theme: “Dirt (aka soil)” Focus: determined by group

6 Evaluation A collaborative lab report pertaining to your investigation worth 5% of OSSD grade in 11 chem and 12 bio You must contribute to the google doc otherwise there is no record of your contribution A collaborative lab report pertaining to your investigation worth 5% of OSSD grade in 11 chem and 12 bio You must contribute to the google doc otherwise there is no record of your contribution peer evaluation: used for personal skills IB

7

8 Schedule 27 intro in class 28 planning at lunch 7 orders by end of day 3 lab time 8-11:45 grps lab time 8-11:45 grps lab time 8-11:45 grps lab time lunch grps lab time lunch grps NOVEMBER OCTOBER DECEMBER

9 Schedule 12 all work due this date by 2:35 PM. JANUARY

10 Websites Boreal.com

11 Group Meeting Places 1-9 room 416 (Paddock) room 420 (Bell) room 432 (Drung) room 406 (Busch) 1-9 room 416 (Paddock) room 420 (Bell) room 432 (Drung) room 406 (Busch)

12 12 Group 4 Project Teams 2010 Group Names: Alex Path, Manthan Dhruv,… etc

13 Group 4 Project “a student will not be awarded a grade without participation in the project” Stuart Bond, Principal Moderator IB


Download ppt "Rationale The emphasis is on interdisciplinary cooperation and the processes involved in scientific investigation Students analyze a topic or problem in."

Similar presentations


Ads by Google