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Gobstoppers in year 6

What do gobstoppers have to so with inquiry? We welcomed Year 6 back to school with an inquiry provocation this week. Each student was given a gobstopper and asked to think. Why were we using gobstoppers? What might we be inquiring into? How could a gobstopper relate to this term’s inquiry unit? Before they were

Provocations to start inquiry

I’m so lucky that in my role as PYP Coordinator I get to visit all the other classrooms at my school and assist other teachers with their inquiry units. This week was a week of provocations. Provocations are such an informative and rich way of starting a new unit. They give so much valuable information about