IB Primary Years At Windsor Park

Second Six Weeks Program of Inquiry


Transdisciplinary theme:

How we organize ourselves: An inquiry into the interconnectedness of human-made systems and communities; the structure and function of organizations; societal decision-making; economic activities and their impact on humankind and the environment.

Central idea :

  • Jobs make a difference in the world.

Lines of Inquiry

  • Jobs make a difference in the world.
  • Goods and services
  • Giving back to our world





Transdisciplinary theme:

Where we are in place and time

An inquiry into orientation in place and time; personal histories; homes and journeys; the discoveries, explorations and migrations of humankind; the relationships between and the interconnectedness of individuals and civilizations, from local and global perspectives.

Central idea :

Physical characteristics of the Earth affect choices and activities.

Lines of Inquiry

  • Physical geography around the world
  • How people use natural resources to meet basic needs
  • Impact of human interaction on the physical environment


Transdisciplinary theme:

Who We Are

An inquiry into the nature of the self; beliefs and values; personal, physical, mental, social and spiritual health; human relationships including families,friends, communities, and cultures; rights and responsibilities; what it means to be human.

Central idea :

Citizens have rights and responsibilities that may lead to change in communities.

Lines of Inquiry

  • Decisions change communities
  • Rights and responsibilities of citizens
  • How individuals impact a community


Transdisciplinary theme:

Who we are

An inquiry into the nature of the self; beliefs and values; personal, physical, mental, social and spiritual health; human relationships including families, friends, communities, and cultures; rights and responsibilities; what it means to be human.

Central idea :

The human abilities to problem solve affect the world.

Lines of Inquiry

  • the different ways of solving problems - responsibility
  • the effectiveness of solutions - causation
  • Consequences of solutions - consequences


Transdisciplinary theme:

Transdisciplinary theme:

Who we are

An inquiry into the nature of the self; beliefs and values; personal, physical, mental, social and spiritual health; human relationships including families, friends, communities, and cultures; rights and responsibilities; what it means to be human.

Central idea :

The human abilities to problem solve affect the world.

Lines of Inquiry

  • the different ways of solving problems - responsibility
  • the effectiveness of solutions - causation
  • Consequences of solutions - consequences

Central idea :

Revolutions are caused by people for various reasons.

Lines of Inquiry

  • why revolutions happen
  • what a revolution is
  • results of revolutions