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612-668-3550
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IB World School
High 5 - 5th
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3829 13th Ave S
Minneapolis 55407
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9:10am-3:40pm
Monday-Friday


1st Grade

1st Grade Teachers

Catherine Lee

Leah Lewis

Becky Ramgren


Units of Inquiry:

Sharing the Planet
Central Idea: Awareness of our connections helps us be mindful citizens.
Inquiries into:
•Appreciating each other and the natural world
•Caring for ourselves
•Ways we take action


How We Express Ourselves
Central Idea: People use creative ways to tell stories.

Inquiries into:

•Developing ideas through writing

•Comparing how people tell stories

•Creative storytelling


How We Organize Ourselves
Central Idea: People classify things to understand nature.

Inquiries into:

•Characteristics of living things

•Characteristics of non-living things


Where We Are in Place & Time
Central Idea: Things change with time.
Inquiries into:

•Sequencing events

•How historians make inquiries about the past

•Comparing past & present


Who We Are
Central Idea: Knowledge helps us make choices.

Inquiries into:

•Learning from our choices

•How maps tell us where we are and how to get there

•Costs and benefits of choices


How the World Works
Central Idea:

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3829 13th Ave S
Minneapolis 55407
Main Office
612-668-3550
Barb.Werner@mpls.k12.mn.us
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