16 to 18 February 2018
16 to 18 February 2018
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2017 Paper 1 (HL) - Electronic Textsfree12 October 2017
Here at InThinking, we sometimes publish excellent exemplars that are clearly deserving of their mark. Other times, we publish less sophisticated writing so that teachers and students can see a range... more
2017 Paper 1 (SL) "New Scientist"free5 October 2017
The following Paper 1 (SL) is a response to the May 2017 examination, Text 1, an article published in the magazine New Scientist. The student’s work reveals a generally excellent understanding of the... more
The IB Learner Profile: A Formative Assessment Taskfree29 September 2017
Here is a simple activity. It introduces students to the IB Learner Profile; it introduces students to teachers; and it provides a formative assessment opportunity for teachers to make a preliminary evaluation... more
Don't Eat That! The Language of Nutrition - Part 128 September 2017
Tom Brady, a famous quarterback for the New England Patriots (an American football team), has released a new book titled The TB12 Method: How to Achieve a Lifetime of Sustained Peak Performance. In it,... more
Euphemisms21 September 2017
How are people, at times, manipulated through language? Have you ever noticed how politicians can make something sound nicer that it really is? They do this by using euphemism. We don't tell people that... more
The Fake News Debate: Thesis, Antithesis, Synthesis16 September 2017
Other people with their differences may also be right. So the saying goes. Clichéd perhaps, this pithy proverb is a cornerstone of the IB mission. It is suggested that people, through time and space... more
Comparative Commentaries to Go: Nutrition and Exercise14 September 2017
Nutritional advice varies widely and there are such diverse views found online that understanding what is true or factual or even scientific is extremely difficult. In many respects, the science of nutrition... more
The Language of Migration14 September 2017
Current events offer Language and Literature teachers a wide variety of avenues in which to explore the course. In fact, you might even be able to construct Part 1 and Part 2 exclusively on current events,... more
Tipsfree7 September 2017
Although there is no one way to guarantee a 7 on the individual oral commentary, some of the following tips help to ease the nerves and keep focus on the purpose of the task. more