PYP Exhibition - Creative Element Workshops
How are students demonstrating their new knowledge gained through a creative element for the Exhibition?
Creative Element Workshops
During the last week of Exhibition, 15 teachers led workshops daily with a focus on the design process for the students creative elements. Workshops were led in 2D/3D artwork, app design, websites, prototypes, boardgames, infographics, posters, videos, creative & informative writing, storybook creating, science experiments & reports, speeches, podcasts and creative dance. Students focussed on how they were going to demonstrate their research and knowledge gained through these pieces, skill development to create an effective element and shared their pieces with each other to gain feedback and further suggestions in order to enhance their piece.
Here are some photos of some of these elements addressed throughout the workshops:
Workshop on Creative Dance:
Use of the Writer's Workshop Rubrics in the design of written pieces:
Ideas for app design in the technology workshop:
Using the inquiry process in the development of 2D and 3D artwork:
Designing a video that explores questions through Powtoon:
We can't wait for you to see the students websites, journey of Exhibition and their creative pieces at our Exhibition Event this Friday 29th May at 6pm!
The students are also encouraged to bring in any designs they made upon school reopening to be displayed in the front reception of Seien to showcase their pieces for the community.
Grade Six Graduation
Inquiry into SPACE
Grade 5 & 6 share their writing.
Grades 5&6 Share Writing
Pre-assessment on Space Unit
As grade six students begin their final unit, looking into how earth's position in the solar system supports life, they map out the planets in our solar system having calculated the relative distances between them.
Grade Six students express their gratitude for the help and support provided by mentors throughout the Exhibition process.
Grade Six students evaluate their action plans for Exhibition 2018.
The very act of pausing and reflecting opens up possibilities in Math.
Music by Massenet, Beethoven, Kreisler, and Honstein filled the Music Room this week.
We appreciate the time parents took on Wednesday to come to Seisen.
Team building and "getting started" with Exhibition
Grade Six students listen to teacher's passions/issues as they prepare to decide on Exhibition topics.
"If I look confused it is because I am thinking."