Presentation on theme: "IB Design Cycle. IB Design Cycle / The Big 6 Investigate Identify problems and needs. Collect, select, organize information. Search for solutions."— Presentation transcript:
IB Design Cycle / The Big 6 Investigate Identify problems and needs. Collect, select, organize information. Search for solutions and adapt. Use appropriate sources. 1. Task Definition What do I need to do? What kind of information is needed? What is the format? 2. Information Seeking Strategies Brainstorm sources and select the best materials.
IB Design Cycle / The Big 6 Planning Judge, test, & choose resources Predict outcomes Communicate logically Plan & use time wisely 3. Locate & Access What’s available in all media types? 4. Use of Information Do I need to listen, read, view, touch, etc. the media? Should I take notes, copy, use a camera, test, etc.?
IB Design Cycle / The Big 6 Creation Use of techniques, media, and equipment Use of design Choice of techniques for presentations Monitor quality 5.Synthesis How should I organize information from multiple sources? Who is my audience? Which type of presentation is best? Posters, Maps, Graphs, Video, Demonstration, etc.
IB Design Cycle / The Big 6 Evaluation Judge the effectiveness of the product/solution Reflect on the effectiveness, suggest improvements Evaluate the process 6.Evaluation Did I meet the requirements? Could I have improved it? Did I obey copyright laws? Was the process efficient & effective?
IB Personal Engagement Does this have a positive effect on others.? What did I learn about my own learning style and my ability to communicate? What is my attitude about what I am doing and what I have accomplished? Do I feel more confident about doing a similar project again?