ATL Skills Source: MYP From Principles to Practice p97-114

How can students transfer skills and knowledge across disciplines and subject groups?

Using skills and knowledge in multiple contexts
From Planners to Practices: ATL resources wikispace
  • Use effective learning strategies in subject groups and disciplines
  • Apply skills and knowledge in unfamiliar situations
  • Inquire in different contexts to gain a different perspective
  • Compare conceptual understanding across multiple subject groups and disciplines
  • Make connections between subject groups and disciplines
  • Combine knowledge, understanding and skills to create products or solutions
  • Transfer current knowledge to learning of new technologies
  • Change the context of an inquiry to gain different perspectives


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