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The IB Primary Years Program (PYP) “focuses on the development of the whole child as an inquirer, both in the classroom and in the world outside. It is a framework guided by six transdisciplinary themes of global significance, explored using knowledge and skills derived from six subjects areas, as well as transdisciplinary skills, with a powerful emphasis on inquiry.”

(from ibo.org – view full document here)

The Five Essential Elements of the PYP are:






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