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What is the IPC?

The International Primary Curriculum (IPC) is a comprehensive, thematic, creative curriculum for 5-12 year olds, with a clear process of learning and with specific learning goals for every subject, for international mindedness and for personal learning.


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Assessment for Learning
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It isn't enough to assume that children are learning. We need some way of measuring improvements in learning. Our programme supports teachers in assessing, and children in self-assessing, their progress with key skills from the IPC Learning Goals. It provides: • specific skills assessment for Milep…

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How can you get involved?
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• Look out for the parent information letter to find out about the next IPC unit • Supply resources from home and support your child with their Learning Logs • Join in with entry and exit points • Talk to your children about their learning

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Learning Process
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There is a distinct learning process with every IPC unit, providing a structured approach to make sure that children’s learning experiences are as stimulating and rigorous as possible. Entry Point • Wow factor! • Motivation for learning – the hook • Inspire learning through passion for the theme •…

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Personal Learning Goals
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The IPC Personal Learning Goals underpin each unit. They are: Enquiry, Thoughtfulness, Cooperation, Respect, Communication, Adaptability, Resilience and Morality. Our personal learning goals represent the attributes that we believe children will find essential in the 21st Century. They help childre…

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