Category Archives: Humanities

Individuals and Societies

Last week Individuals and Societies* launched at YIS to little fanfare and a lot of nerves on my part.  I&S is a two year integrated humanities course being offered as an alternative to the IGCSE History and Geography in grades … Continue reading

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My Postcard From a Hotspot

MYP Humanities Unit Question:  Do humans control the Earth or does the Earth control humans? It’s still strange when my unit plans overlap with real life.  My grade 6 students worked on a unit of study about natural disasters earlier … Continue reading

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Who am I?

MYP Humanities Instructor.  International School Teacher in Japan. Google Certified Teacher. Apple Distinguished Educator. Americorp Alumnae. National Board Certified Teacher.  Traveler & TV Watcher. This is where I think about these things. To see what’s going on in my classroom, … Continue reading

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