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The IB Primary Years Program (PYP) “aims to develop inquiring, knowledgeable and caring young people who help to create a better and more peaceful world through intercultural understanding and respect.”

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The components of the PYP are:

Key Concepts

Approaches to Learning

Knowledge (Transdisciplinary Themes)


Learner Profile Attributes

Approaches to Teaching


Click to view Birchwood’s Language Policy

Click to view Birchwood’s Assessment Policy

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