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This site has everything you need to supplement your course: notes, exam prep, IA tips, and activities. What I most love about this site is that the activities are all ready to go - the handouts, answers, and resources are all there for you. Not only...

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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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Well thought out and designed tasks. Easy navigation. Quality materials for deep learning across all topics. Regularly updated and new materials added. Responds to feedback. AMAZING TIME SAVER! Never without a quality lesson or idea for a class.

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Exam Season

14 April 2019

Here is a list of pages that you will want to make sure you know about.Helping students to prepare for the exams!NEW - The Calculus pack has... more

Compound Interest

23 December 2018

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  • 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...
  • 4 May Jim Noble
    GDP and Fertility
    Hi Dylan, not sure what happened there, but it is back, thanks for pointing it out, Jim
  • 29 Apr Dylan Ragi
    GDP and Fertility
    The file is gone...
  • 27 Apr Ruchita Patel
    Applications SL Scheme of Work
    Oxford publications has been released, so may I know how helpful are they in terms of referring?
  • Hi Lesley, as far as I know, only the OUP ones are available just yet. They always have the advantage that they have been written in conjunction with the IB. Personally I will want to wait until I have seen some others before making such a...