Skills

   The PYP fosters students building the skills to become life long learners.  To accomplish this, students work towards developing five transdisciplinary skills:

  • Social Skills - accepting responsibility, respecting others, cooperating, resolving conflict, group decision making, adopting a variety of group roles
  • Communication Skills - listening, speaking, reading, writing, non-verbal communication
  • Thinking Skills - acquisition of knowledge, comprehension, application, analysis, synthesis, evaluation, dialectical thought, metacognition
  • Research Skills - formulating questions, observing, collecting data, recording data, organizing data, interpreting data, presenting research findings
  • Self-Management Skills - gross motor skills, fine motor skills, spatial awareness, organization, time management, safety, healthy lifestyle, codes of behavior, informed choices
 
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