Unit planning is a highly personal journey for all educators. And the unit plan is often where this journey gets captured. This interactive Meet-Up is designed for MYP educators and coordinators to share their planning journeys, and reflect on how the different components of a unit plan come together. Featuring a keynote, followed by subject-specific breakout sessions, this half day virtual event is your chance to visualise what a compelling unit plan ought to look like!
- Explore inquiry, action and reflection for unit planning
- Unpack sample unit plans for all MYP subject groups
- Collaborate with like-minded peers on good planning practices
Session 1: Big Questions of MYP Planning
(60mins) 9AM GMT | 2.30PM IST | 5PM ACT
In his keynote, Damian will explore the connections between the various parts of an MYP unit plan. He will also discuss how units should reflect student experiences, and highlight some pertinent questions that we can consider as we plan our units. At this session, we will also launch an exciting new resource to help educators visualise the MYP better!
Speaker: Damian Rentoule
Session 2: My Favourite Unit Plans: A Visual Tour
(90 mins) 10.15AM GMT | 3.45PM IST | 6.15PM ACT
At each of these subject-specific sessions, inspirational MYP educators from around the world will walk you through one unit plan for their subject – what inspired them, how they sparked inquiry, and how they approached learning experiences and assessments. We will also release subject-specific MYP guides featuring examples, strategies and important planning insights!
The sessions will be hosted by the following speakers:
- Language and literature: Tracy Waller
- Mathematics: Terry Linton
- Design: Aidan Hammond
- Science: Oliver Shearman
- Language acquisition: Sheeza Ali
- Individuals and societies: Lisa Joassaint
- Physical and health education: Calum Stuart
- Music: Charlie Silva
Please select the sessions you’d like to attend while registering above.