Tag Archives: Biology

Year 10 to Year 11 IB Holiday Homework

Just a reminder students, if you are starting Year 11 IB this year from GJIS you have holiday homework to have completed, do not leave it until the end of next week to sort out. For Biology students I have … Continue reading

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The Amazing Human Anatomy Exhibition

The Human Anatomy Exhibition has been travelling around the world for a number of years, and in 2010 an exhibition visited Jakarta. The process of plastination was first designed and patented by Gunther von Hagens in 1977. This allows preservation of natural anatomical specimens … Continue reading

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Using Twitter on Science Field Trips – Twittering on Pramuka Island

Something I have been experimenting with lately has been using twitter to supplement our learning. I’ve decided that Twitter™ is a great tool for Field Trips. One of the advantages is that many of our students already have smart phones … Continue reading

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Pramuka Island Study Trip

Every year our IB Biology and IB Environmental Systems and Societies students attend a study trip to Pulau Pramuka. In fact, the IB ESS students are already there. (they left on Sunday and will return Wednesday). The IB Biology students … Continue reading

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Reflection on IB Biology Category 3 Workshop

Having just spent the last three days at a Category 3 Workshop for IB Biology educators at United World College, Singapore I feel refreshed, inspired and excited to get back to my IB Biology classes at school. This particular workshop … Continue reading

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