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Peak inside the MYP Individuals & Societies Teacher Toolkit !

A few samples of the many resources available to you 




Your digital workbook is designed to help expand your work on the core concepts within each online session. A wide range of activities, real classroom examples, infographics, and self-assessments will help enhance your understanding of each concept as it relates to your specific DP and MYP subjects.

Each digital workbook is downloadable and may be be printed when you begin your Ibtrove session. Consider it your unique repository of observations and reflections that you can share with students, peers, or as a reference tool while you navigate your IB school year.

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Inside the IB MYP Individuals & Societies Teacher Toolkit Structure

SESSION 1 - MYP I&S Planning

1.0 Planning Introduction to MYP Individuals and Societies
1.1 Building your Unit of Inquiry
1.2 Related Concepts
1.3 Global Contexts
1. 4 Statement of Inquiry
1.5 Inquiry
1.6 Inquiry in the Classroom
1.7 Scope & Sequence

SESSION 2 - MYP I&S Training

2.0 Teaching
2.1 Teaching Change
2.2 Teaching Global Interactions
2.3 Teaching Systems
2.4 Teaching Time, place, and space

SESSION 3 - MYP I&S Assessment

3.0 Assessment
3.1 Types of Assessment
3.2 Planning & Developing Assessments
3.3 Creating Rubrics

SESSION 4 - MYP I&S The Approaches the MYP Core

4.0 The Approaches & the MYP Core
4.1 The Approaches
4.2 Approaches to Learning
4.3 Approaches to Teaching
4.4 The MYP Core
4.5 Projects
4.6 Interdisciplinary Teaching & Learning
4.7 Assessment

SESSION 5 - MYP I&S Appendix Individuals Societies Foundations

5.0 Appendix Foundations of MYP I&S
5.1 Foundations of Individuals and Societies
5.2 The Aims
5.3 The Objectives


Chris Stephenson

Claire Butler-Walker

MYP & DP Educator / IB Workshop Team Leader

Chris has a deep knowledge of IB philosophy as an MYP and DP teacher, authorization/evaluation team leader, workshop developer, and delivery as a member of the International Baccalaureate Educator Network since 2009. As a consultant, she collaborated on the development of the Individuals and Societies guide (2014) and created an "Inquiry in the MYP" workshop.

IB MYP Individuals & Societies Educator

Claire has taught in the MYP since 2009. She is an experienced MYP I&S teacher and serves as her school's MYP Service Learning Coordinator.

Frequently Asked Questions:

How does the toolkit help me with IA & EA?

This toolkit includes both content to deepen your knowledge of the assessments and 30+ downloadable resources on the EAs and IA. This includes:

Explanations and examples of how to conduct your IA including scheduling the IOs, preparing your guiding questions, and sample subsequent questions that can best support your students.
Detailed information on using the rubric to grade your students' assessments.
Assessment samples to practice your marking.
Lesson activities to help you prepare your students for the IO, Paper 1, Paper 2, and the HL Essay.

Can an experienced MYP Individuals & Societies teacher benefit from using the IB toolkit?

Definitely! With over 50+ printable resources and lots of classroom ideas and expert advice, our toolkit includes a wide variety of ideas to spark your creativity and get you excited about teaching MYP Individuals & Societies.

Can I use this for all my teachers at my school and district?

Yes! This MYP Individuals & Societies toolkit is designed to work with our other Ibtrove toolkits so all your teachers deepen their knowledge in their IB subject and have classroom examples and downloadables to use in their classroom.

Bundle this toolkit with our other Ibtrove toolkits to create a customized learning plan for your teachers!