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As an IB World School, we are committed to providing high quality, challenging, international education by engaging students in a concept- based curriculum, an education for the understanding of significant ideas.

    The Key Concepts are the powerful ideas that have relevance within the subject area and that students explore and re-explore in order to develop a coherent, in-depth understanding.


    The 8 Key Concepts & Key Questions


    • Form: What is it like?

    • Function- How does it work?

    • Causation- Why is it like it is?

    • Change- How is it changing?

    • Connection- How is it connected to other things?

    • Perspective- What are the points of view?

    • Responsibility- What is our responsibility?

    • Reflection- How do we know?


    (Making PYP Happen: A curriculum framework for international primary education © 2007, 2009)