First Graders Design Model Village
Posted 05/04/2018 04:00PM

Véronique Pain's 1st grade students have been working on their spatial skills while learning about maps and itineraries, in conjunction with the IB units "Communities create systems to live and work together" and "People create tools to know where they are." The students applied their newfound knowledge in their art class with Guy Martelet, who guided them in the design and creation of their own model village. After constructing all buildings, bridges, parks, people, plants, and animals, and then assembling these components to form the village, students were required to make an audio (and written) book to introduce it. Listen to one student's introduction in this video, and check out more photos here.

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