Year 6 Exhibition


YEAR 6 2015 & 2016

WHO WE ARE

Central idea: The choices made influence well being

Teacher questions/provocations driving the inquiries?

- What is our responsibility to create well-being?

- How are the elements of well-being connected?

- How does “X” impact/affect our physical, mental, social personal and spiritual?

PADLET Possible areas to inquire into
2016 - STUDENT POSTS

2015 -STUDENT POSTS

LIVING LIBRARY

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YEAR 6 2014

WHO WE ARE
CENTRAL IDEA:
The choices made influence wellbeing


KEY CONCEPTS: RESPONSIBILITY & CONNECTION

LEARNER PROFILE: KNOWLEDGEABLE, COURAGEOUS, BALANCED



FRONTLOADING





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DISCUSS AND IDENTIFY THE KEY CONCEPTS IN THE IMAGE AND THE WEBSITE ABOUT WELLBEING

Wellbeing image http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0043/00438640.jpg

Image source
Best start in Life, Scotland.gov.uk, 2014 <http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Resource/0043/00438640.jpg>.

“Children from eight different schools did paintings and drawings for the Minister, showing her their interpretations of the eight indicators of wellbeing – safe, healthy, achieving, nurtured, active ,respected, responsible…”
http://www.scotland.gov.uk/Topics/People/Young-People/gettingitright/well-being/pictures

Children and wellbeing
http://www.kindalin.com.au/kindalin/eylf/Outcome-3.-Children-have-a-strong-sense-of-wellbeing.html
Choice and wellbeing
http://www.psychologytoday.com/blog/the-fundamental-four/201211/choice-and-well-being

STUDY VIBE
All About Me

Being in Balance

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You can make a difference

BEING ME

ABC SPLASH! COMPETITION
"What do you feel are the most important things about being you?
Draw on your hand, or a picture or photocopy of your hand, and write on your design what makes you "you".
Take a photo and send it in."

UNDERSTANDING WELLBEING & EXPLORING FURTHER

UNDERSTANDING WELLBEING & EXPLORING FURTHER


DEFINITION OF WELLBEING
QUALITY OF LIFE & WELLNESS
DEFINING WELLNESS
TRUTHS, CHOICE & WELLBEING

SOCIAL/EMOTIONAL RESOURCES
SPIRITUAL RESOURCES
PHYSICAL (HEALTH) RESOURCES
Pillar of wellbeing

Student mental health well being

What Makes Us Thrive? The 5 Dimensions of Wellbeing
Spirituality and wellbeing

Spiritual wellbeing

Spiritual wellbeing examples

Spirituality for kids

Spiritual growth for kids
QLD Government Health

Kids Health
BEING RESPONSIBLE CITIZENS (COMMUNITY)
SUCCESS AS A LEARNER
QUESTIONS FOR DEVELOPING YOUR INQUIRY
Community wellbeing defined

Culture and wellbeing

Communities Matter - article

Communities Matter report
Being in balance as a student

Study vibe
QUESTION COMPASS

QUESTION MATRIX

SOCRATIC QUESTIONS

YEAR 6 2013

CENTRAL IDEA

Access to equal opportunities

What is Equality & Diversity?

MOODLE PAGE EXHIBITION 2013


COMMUNITY ORGANISATIONS




INTERNATIONAL ORGANISATIONS



Global Network of Scientist and Technology



Gold Coast Concerns



http://www.goldcoast.qld.gov.au/documents/bf/Community-guide-full-version.pdf



CHANGE THE WORLD IN EIGHT STEPS

BUILT ENVIRONMENT - LAND CARE AND LAND USE

Countries that have resources and systems to plan, develop and build structures.
e.g. Australia has a building code, qualified builders, regulatory authorities
Safe vs Unsafe practices
Workplace, Health and Safety legistation

Natural disasters

Focus on the ability of the community to recover from the disaster (natural or man-made)

Land Care Queensland

UNESCO Disaster Planning

Urban Planning

(See Discussing Built Environment Issues)

Bangladesh Building Collapse Due to Shoddy Construction


NATURAL ENVIRONMENT

Resourcing communities and organisations to protect habitats, ecosystems and/or wild life (especially endangered) rather than hunt, poach and destroy .

Telegraph - Top 10 most endangered species

WWF -World Wildlife Fund

Mozambique poaching

Parliamentarians raise an alarm over poaching, trade in bloody ivory

The Rhino Poaching Crisis Is So Bad, the South African Army Has Stepped In

FARMING
Seeds and women farmers

3rd World Farmer - interactive

Oxfam

Free Rice

Fair Trade BBC Bitesize









SCIENTIFIC ENDEAVOURS/ DISCOVERIES

Resources for preventable disease and illness due to poverty and assess to adequate medical assistance.

Global issues - health

Preventable disease - trachoma

Global development - vaccine delivery







ASSISTIVE TECHNOLOGY - TECHNOLOGY TO SUPPORT LIFE, LEARNING & ENGAGEMENT

GOOGLE GLASS and assistive technology





ISSUES and EQUAL OPPORTUNITY WITH SPORTING EVENTS


Fair Trade Sports








Non-Government Organisations (NGO) providing support globally to find injustice and inequity
(e.g. WWF fighting China and corporations that are damming the Mekong River to store water and develop hydroelectricity plants which have negative outcomes on the local communities, environment, ecosystems and species).











CONSIDER IF...
"What could the outcomes be if we didn’t need fossil fuels as resources?"
(e.g. financial resources to complete research to develop alternatives to provide better outcomes).

Alternatives to fossil fuels





AUSAid






CASE STUDIES - GLOBAL ISSUES


http://www.globaleducation.edu.au/global-issues/global-issues-overview.html

EG:
EDUCATIING GIRLS IN PAKISTAN

COMMUNITY-LED SANITATION IN BANGLADESH

GLOBAL ISSUES EXPANDED
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EXHIBITION 2012

Sharing the Planet
Central Idea: Children worldwide face a variety of risks and challenges

The rights of a child
UNICEF
Convention on the rights of a child

Articles
GCCC
Gold Coast Community Issues
Common dreams
Risks to indigenous children world wide
University of Canberra
Australians at risk of social inclusion
Mission Australia
At risk Australian kids
Australian Medical Association
Heart disease risks
Menzies Institute
Australian indigenous health
PRB
Children’s Environmental Health: Risks and Remedies
World Vision
Child labour
Anti Slavery
Child labour
World Hunger Organisation
World hunger
UNICEF
Convention on the rights of a child
World Poverty Organisation
World poverty
SOS Children's Village
Children in war zones
Save the Children
Climate change

Child abuse
General Information
CIA Factbook

Organisations
Plan Australia


Kids Helpline


World Vision Australia


Paradise Kids
Save the Children


UNICEF


Big Brothers Big Sisters



EXHIBITION 2011

Central idea:
Scientific discoveries and technological advances impact on people society and the environment.

YEAR 6 PYP MOODLE PAGE
USERNAME AND PASSWORD REQUIRED



FRONTLOADING


USE THE SITES BELOW TO EXPLORE THE CONCEPTS OF SCIENCE & TECHNOLOGY

SEE POPSCI for the future developments in Science and Technology

NEWS & WEBSITES

Science news sites
http://www.sciencenews.org/

http://www.abc.net.au/science/news/default.htm
Science daily
http://www.sciencedaily.com/
NASA
http://www.nasa.gov/audience/foreducators/nasaeclips/index.html
Science websites

Science pathfinder
http://apps.exploratorium.edu/10cool/


http://bit.ly/kclrqn
Science central
http://www.scicentral.com/Y-databa.html
National Library of Australia - Science and Technology websites
http://www.nla.gov.au/oz/sciencew.html

WATCH




SCIENCE OF THE FUTURE

FUTURE TECHNOLOGY PREDICTIONS
The table below comes from the above website. It is an excellent place to start thinking about the central idea and maybe what interests you.
Source
FutureForAll.org Future Technology
http://www.futureforall.org/future-technology-predictions.html


Technology Prediction Resources||~ Title
Source
IBM Next 5 in 5 -- 2010 video
Youtube
Why Do We Need Predictions?
NY Times
Future Shock Author Toffler Looks At Trends For Next 40 Years
Michigan News Network
20 Forecasts for 2010-2025
World Future Society
40 Things You Need to Know About the Next 40 Years
Smithsonian
AI entity will win Nobel by 2020
IT World
Arthur C. Clarke Offers His Vision of the Future
KurzweilAI.net
Beyond the Future
Washington Post
Falling Forward
Science Fiction Writer looks at the 21st century
Five Technologies That Could Change Everything
The Wall Street Journal
Humanity's Future
HumanKnowledge.net
Inventor's 2020 vision
Guardian News
Is a Terminator Scenario Possible?
H+ magazine
Life at your fingertips
Forbes video
Life In The Future
2012 and beyond
Long Bets
Accountable predictions
Paleo-Future
The future that never was
Peter Diamandis: The Best Way to Predict the Future
Singularity University
The Future is Not What it Used to Be
Forbes
The Future of the Workplace
ABC News
The Global Technology Revolution
Rand
The Next 25 Years in Tech
PCWorld
Timeline of the future in forecasts
wikipedia
Top 30 Failed Technology Predictions
The List Universe
FUTURE TECHNOLOGY BREAKTHROUGHS

THINKQUESTS


THINKQUEST LIBRARY - SEARCH TOPICS

HEALTH SCIENCES

THE FUTURE OF MEDICINE

GENETICS: THE GATEWAY TO THE FUTURE

FUTURE OF CLONING

AMPUTATION & PROSTHESIS

EARTH SCIENCES

SUSTAINIBLITY

FUELS OF THE FUTURE

THE FUTURE OF OUR PLANET

ENGINEERING/DESIGN SCIENCE

ROBOTICS OF THE FUTURE

ORGANISATIONS & CONTACTS


Science and Technology Index

Global Network of Scientist and Technology

Year 6 Exhibition 2011


Group links and wiki

Other PYP: Exhibition resources


PYP Exhibition site - IB

Resourcing the PYP, MYP, & DP wiki

Role of ICT in the Exhibition blog

Exhibition Nervibes