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I always check the InThinking site before any Maths Studies lesson to check for an exciting introduction to a topic or for extra resources. It has been invaluable for my teaching of this course, especially the links to videos on youtube and the worksheets....

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This site is very helpful for students and useful for teachers ,I used the worksheets and questions a lot in my teaching studies,all ideas about internal assessment also are meaningful and students can benefit from them.

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  • 18 Jul JoAnna Blair
    Tell us what you think.
    Hi, I am preparing to teach the Applications Higher Level course. Does this site include HL topics and support? Thanks, JoAnna Blair jblair@ishamburg.org
  • 12 Jul Cennet Karakus
    Internal Assessment
    Hi Jim I need to prepare a unit plan outline and I am stuck about dating internal assessment! I am a new IB teacher in a new IB school which is the first in Mali. And there is no one to ask around me! Can you please help? I can not find any...
  • 2 Jul martina anfuso
    Applications SL Scheme of Work
    Hi Jim I'm in the process of assembling material for the summer assignment for my students entering AI SL in September. Do you have anything on the NEW PRIOR LEARNING or is this too much to ask for? Martina Anfuso martina.anfuso@sssrome.it
  • 26 Jun Surinam Hassan
    N & A New Syllabus 2019
    Any suggestion for HL scheme of work?
  • 24 May Jim Noble
    A project journey
    Hi Mona, there isn't really an answer to that question, since there is no requirement to pass each section to pass overall. The final grade is a combination of all of the elements. Even, there isn't a passing grade for the whole course. A student...
  • 24 May Jim Noble
    N & A New Syllabus 2019
    So what I did was take the recommended no of hours for teaching the NA unit, then add 5 for toolkit and divide it up. The logic is that this introduces more teaching time for bringing those elements in to our classes. So, effectively, they...
  • 24 May Jean Alavata
    N & A New Syllabus 2019
    Where are the five hours of tool kit?
  • 23 May Mona Hanna
    A project journey
    new to this For IA what is the minimum passing grade out of 20?
  • Thanks so much for all the week you've done Jim! Very helpful as we begin to think about our schemes of work!
  • 7 May Jim Noble
    Rogue Trader
    Hi Kate, thanks for pointing that out - thats a shame. It used to be all available. I found some historical rates elsewhere, but will need to adapt this page accordingly, thanks, Jim
  • 5 May Kate Bates
    Rogue Trader
    Hi guys! This is a great idea but I can't get the website to go back more than 180 days (without paying a $75 fee). Am I being daft?! It would still be possible as is, just different with the shorter time period.
  • Hi Ruchita - indeed they are and I have just got my first copies. A couple of thoughts - 1. AT first glance I think they look excellent, 2. I have been lucky enough to meet and work with lots of these authors and that guves me confidence that...