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This page examines the patterns and trends of traffic congestion from a range of places. Following a choice of starter activities it begins with a student investigation, using the Tom Tom Traffic Index map, which shows both current and historical traffic trends. Students then use the Waze traffic visualisations animations to make notes on the diurnal trends and spatial trends within a choice of cities. The lesson goes onto develop the economic impacts of traffic congestion as well as resource pack on health impacts before students complete a rapid s assessment of the conflicts between cyclists and drivers in London.
This page only provides a few examples of Paper 1 exams within the site. If you would like sample papers for the other option themes you can find them under the headings of the options. At the moment there a 4 sample papers for Options A, C, D and F plus the IB sample papers. Option G, Urban Environment sample papers will be written over the summer.
This page provides information on the syllabus for this section and links to lesson resources. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have full student access to give maximum flexibility to the teacher and the student. There are theoretical notes for extended reading and teacher notes at the top that provide timing information, lesson objectives and activity instructions.
IntroductionThis page provides resources on different types of financial flow, including Foreign Direct Investment, loans, debt relief, aid and remittances. There is a large PDF resource sheet for student annotation and exercises based on the graphs, data and video links. The lesson requires students to describe the spatial patterns of financial flows. It begins with an activity based on the McKinsey...
Lesson Plans for Responding to Climate Change Syllabus 3. Responding to Global Climate Change Disparities in exposure to climate change risk and vulnerability, including variations in people’s location, wealth, social differences (age, gender, education), risk perception Detailed examples of two or more societies with contrasting vulnerability Exposure and Vulnerability The following...
Lesson Plans for Changing Population This is a link page to sub-pages that provided detailed lesson plans and learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have full student access to give maximum flexibility to the teacher and the student. There are theoretical notes for...
Lesson Plans for Population and Economic Development Patterns This is a link page to sub-pages that provided detailed lesson plans and learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have full student access to give maximum flexibility to the teacher and the student. There...
Hazard Risk and Vulnerability Think Tank
This page sets up the resources for a think tank activity. The students are commissioned by the UN to produce a briefing paper on vulnerability to risk from geophysical hazards. There are four stages leading to a written report. These include, researching the case studies, presenting the brief, a step-by- step guide for reducing vulnerability and the independent written report.
Lesson Plans for Global Resource Consumption and SecuritySyllabus1. Global Trends in ConsumptionGlobal and regional/continental progress towards poverty reduction, including the growth of the “new global middle class”Measuring trends in resource consumption, including individual, national and global ecological footprintsSynthesis, evaluation and skills opportunitiesHow different patterns...
Links to Pages with Lesson Plans for Human Development and Diversity This page provides links to pages with lesson plans with learning activities that cover everything in the IB guide for this topic. Lesson plans include resources to use on an interactive whiteboard and worksheets to print. The pages have full student access to give maximum flexibility to the teacher and the student. There are theoretical...
This website allows teachers and students to have more information than just in the textbook and gives them the opportunity to practise IB style questions with each lesson unit. The video links are a great resource and the handouts practical.
A fantastic and comprehensive teacher produced site, which outshines all the current IB books and resources available of the market. Your students are sure to have great success with this site supporting them and their teachers.
A fantastic collection of resources for the new IB Geography syllabus presented and organized in an easy to find manor.
17 March 2018
Written by Sarah Holder for City Lab I thought this article was really interesting and has great application for TOK. It describes the general... more
8 March 2018
The following video is a short screencast tour of the site to show the resources, how they are organised and to help you navigate it. The site... more
2 Jun Paul Christmas
Sample Exam Papers - Paper 2Hi Anne, sorry about that and thanks for pointing it out. I've now corrected them. These links are to the IB sample assessments. The previous two links are extra papers I've made. We used one for the 12's mock this year. Thanks again, Paul
2 Jun Paul Christmas
Sample Exams - Paper 1 (Free Access)Hi Neisha, this page is just a free sample page. I should make this clearer at the top. You can find 4 sample exams for options A, C, D and F in the option area of the site. I am currently developing Option G but the sample papers will go in...
1 Jun Anne Froidcoeur
Sample Exam Papers - Paper 2Hello Paul, The links to the IB Sample Assessment-Paper 2 on this page take me to the general Inthinking subject website. Thanks, Anne Froidcoeur
17 May Neisha Pratt
Sample Paper 1 - Freshwaterthese are great thank you
17 May Neisha Pratt
Sample Exams - Paper 1 (Free Access)Other options such as A, F AND G would be useful