Primary Years Programme / Social Studies

International Baccalaureate PYP

Kindergarten students use the PYP Transdisciplinary Themes to guide our curriculum.



This PYP Transdisciplinary Theme aligns with the Kindergarten Discovering Our World Curriculum: Launching Kindergarten Workshop: The First Six Weeks in Kindergarten.

Central Idea: Rituals and routines shape our learning and how we interact with the world.

Key Concepts: Form, Function, Connection, Responsibility

Related Concepts: Institutions, Interactions, Cooperation

Lines of Inquiry:

  • Rituals and routines that keep us safe
  • Systems found in school communities
  • The people that make schools work
  • Similarities and differences of schools

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