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Important Dates:

Mar
13
Fri
Bookworm Literary Festival
Mar 13 – Mar 29 all-day
Mar
27
Fri
Languages Job-a-like
Mar 27 all-day

Bus request submitted 3/3/15
The Canadian International School of Beijing (CISB) is hosting a job-a-like for MYP Language Acquisition and MYP Language and Literature on March 27th. This is for English only. We will be hosting a job-a-like for Chinese, French and Spanish, April 22nd, from 1:30 to 4:00.

The job-alike on March 27th is from 1:30 to 4:00. It’s for English Language Acquisition and English Language and Literature but also for EAL or ESL teachers. Our EAL department would like to meet with other EAL teachers to discuss best practices, collaborate, share ideas and resources. Therefore, we would also like to do a separate session on this date for EAL, if there’s interest.

What should you bring? A laptop, iPad, any relevant IB Documents and a memory stick to share resources.

Suggested Agenda:
– Coffee and tea (meet and greet)
– Discussion of changes to MYP Units – Inquiry questions, Statement of Inquiry, ATLs, Service, etc
– Discussion of changes to the Rubrics (MYP Assessment Criteria)
– Sharing of sample units or assessment rubrics
– Discussion on how the assessment criteria is being used to determine movement between the Phases
– Sharing of any great strategies, lesson ideas, websites/applications

MS/HS Book Worm Field Trip – Mary
Mar 27 all-day
Language job-a-like
Mar 27 @ 1:30 pm – 4:00 pm

The Jobalike will be at the Canadian International School of Beijing (CISB). It will be from 1:30 to 4:00 for English Acquisition, English Language and Literature and English as Another Language (EAL or ESL).

The job-alike on March 27th is from 1:30 to 4:00. It’s for English Language Acquisition and English Language and Literature but also for EAL or ESL teachers. Our EAL department would like to meet with other EAL teachers to discuss best practices, collaborate, share ideas and resources. Therefore, we would also like to do a separate session on this date for EAL, if there’s interest.

What should you bring? A laptop, iPad, any relevant IB Documents and a memory stick to share resources.

Suggested Agenda:
– Coffee and tea (meet and greet)
– Discussion of changes to MYP Units – Inquiry questions, Statement of Inquiry, ATLs, Service, etc
– Discussion of changes to the Rubrics (MYP Assessment Criteria)
– Sharing of sample units or assessment rubrics
– Discussion on how the assessment criteria is being used to determine movement between the Phases
– Sharing of any great strategies, lesson ideas, websites/applications

Please RSVP by Friday, March 13th to:
Marie MacPhee marie.macphee@cis-beijing.com

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