Presentation on theme: "Once seated, make a Name Tent"— Presentation transcript:
1Welcome! Quietly have a seat in groups of three at a desk with a laptop! Once seated, make a Name TentFold one sheet of paper into a “tent” (There are multiple ways this can be done, as long as it stands, you’re good!)Use a marker to write the name you prefer to be called on both sides of the tent so everyone can see it.
2Introductions Introduce yourself to the people at your table Tell them your name, where you went to school last year, and a hobby you enjoy.
3Two Truths and a LieThink of two things that are true about you and one thing that is a lie. (These must be things you feel comfortable sharing!)In your groups, have one person share their truths and lie in random order. Then the rest of the group will try to guess which is the lie!Talk about your truths, then move on to the next person.
4Two Truths and a Lie Reflection What’s one thing someone shared that you found interesting?How could you help others feel more comfortable sharing their responses?
5Bell Work Monday, 6/16/14Read through the text titled “Classified Information,” then solve the mystery by writing your claim, evidence, and reasoning.CLAIM= who you think is guiltyEVIDENCE= facts and observations used to help you determine who is guiltyREASONING= explain how the evidence supports the claim.
6Critical versus Creative Thinking Critical Thinking: the process we use to reflect on, assess, and judge the assumption underlying our own and others ideas and efforts.Creative Thinking: the process we use to develop ideas that are unique, useful and worthy of further elaboration
7Critical versus Creative Thinking Creative Thinking: brainstorming. Create a list of all the things a spoon could be used for.
8Without looking, draw a slip of paper from the bag. Slip GameTell us your name.Without looking, draw a slip of paper from the bag.Read and answer the question on the slip of paper.***You have the right to switch slips if you do not want to answer the question! Just put it back in the bag and select another slip***
9Slip Game ReflectionOn a separate sheet of paper, answer the following in complete sentences:What’s one thing someone shared that you found interesting?Why is the “right to pass” such an important agreement for this activity?How did you feel when you were answering the questions that your drew?How could you help others feel more comfortable sharing their answers?
10Kitchen KapersWorking within your groups, you will design a new kitchen utensil that “you can’t live without!”You may only use the materials provided in the envelop- two index cards, 2 paper clips, 4 tooth picks, and 1 pencil. (You may also use scissors or glue)Write a short commercial to pitch your new product to the class!
11Kitchen Kapers Reflection Answer the following in complete sentences:How did the purpose of the utensil change as you built it?How did leadership in your group change as you continued to build?How did it feel before your group knew what to build?How did you help your group in a special way?Of all the utensils created, which did you feel was best and why?
12IB Mission StatementFill in the blanks using the words provided in the envelop to complete the IB Mission Statement.
13IB Mission StatementThe International Baccalaureate aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.To this end the organization works with schools, governments and international organizations to develop challenging programs of international education and rigorous assessment.These programs encourage students across the world to become active, compassionate and lifelong learners who understand that other people, with their differences, can also be right.
14Inquirers Knowledgeable Thinkers Communicators Principled Open-Minded CaringRisk-TakersBalancedReflectiveWe nurture our curiosity, developing skills for inquiry and research. We know how to learn independently and with others. We learn with enthusiasm and sustain our love of learning throughout life.We develop and use conceptual understanding, exploring knowledge across a range of disciplines. We engage with issues and ideas that have local and global significance.We use critical and creative thinking skills to analyze and take responsible action on complex problems. We exercise initiative in making reasoned, ethical decisions.We express ourselves confidently and creatively in more than one language and in many ways. We collaborate effectively, listening carefully to the perspectives of other individuals and groups.We act with integrity and honesty, with a strong sense of fairness and justice, and with respect for the dignity and rights of people everywhere. We take responsibility for our actions and their consequences.We critically appreciate our own cultures and personal histories, as well as the values and traditions of others. We seek and evaluate a range of points of view, and we are willing to grow from the experience.We show empathy, compassion and respect. We have a commitment to service, and we act to make a positive difference in the lives of others and in the world around us.We understand the importance of balancing different aspects of our lives intellectual, physical, and emotional to achieve well-being for ourselves and others. We recognize our interdependence with other people and with the world in which we live.We thoughtfully consider the world and our own ideas and experience. We work to understand our strengths and weaknesses in order to support our learning and personal development.We approach uncertainty with forethought and determination; we work independently and cooperatively to explore new ideas and innovative strategies. We are resourceful and resilient in the face of challenges and change.
15Vacation! Choose the 6 Traits you think are the most important. Write each trait you selected on a separate sticky note to pack in your suitcase for your vacation!
16Reflection Questions Answer the following in complete sentences: How are the Learner Profile Traits related to the IB Mission Statement?How did you feel as you attempted to narrow down the profile traits to only one?Why do you feel the trait you selected is the most important?
17Without looking, draw a slip of paper from the bag. Slip GameTell us your name.Without looking, draw a slip of paper from the bag.Read and answer the question on the slip of paper.***You have the right to switch slips if you do not want to answer the question! Just put it back in the bag and select another slip***
19Kitchen Kapers Reflection Answer the following in complete sentences:How did the purpose of the utensil change as you built it?How did leadership in your group change as you continued to build?How did it feel before your group knew what to build?How did you help your group in a special way?Of all the utensils created, which did you feel was best and why?