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Peak inside the MYP Arts 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 Arts Teacher Toolkit Structure

SESSION 1 - MYP Arts Planning

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

SESSION 2 - MYP Arts Teaching

2.0 Teaching
2.1 Teaching Aesthetics
2.2 Teaching Change
2.3 Teaching Communication
2.4 Teaching Identity
2.5 Final Tips

SESSION 3 - MYP Arts Assessment

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

SESSION 4 - MYP Arts The Approaches the MYP Core

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

SESSION 5 - Appendix_ MYP Arts Foundations

5.0 Appendix: The Foundations of MYP Arts
5.1 Foundations of The Arts
5.2 The Aims
5.3 The Objectives


Courtney Copic

Danielle Veilleux

Kelly Cox

MYP Arts Educator & Workshop a Leader

Courtney is a full-time MYP Arts teacher who has been teaching MYP Arts since 2010. She conducts all grade-level and extracurricular vocal music ensembles. She develops and instructs the on-going PD at her school and district. Courtney has been an active IBEN since 2015 serving as a workshop leader, building quality curriculum reviewer, and school site visor. Through her IBEN experiences, Courtney has had the opportunity to work hand-in-hand with many Arts teachers: visual arts, drama, dance, photography, digital design, band, orchestra, vocal, and many others.

MYP Arts Educator

Danielle is an MYP Arts teacher who teaches Drama. Before working in the classroom, she worked for the IBO as a Curriculum and Assessment Manager for MYP Arts, Projects, and Individuals and Societies at The Hague Global Office.

IB Leadership Educator

Kelly is an MYP visual arts teacher. She enjoys collaborating with other MYP Arts teachers and has worked with Amanda Cooper-Macron for many years creating units together and sharing ideas.

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 Arts 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 Arts.

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

Yes! This MYP Arts 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!