MYP Individuals & Societies

Indv-SociMYP humanities aims to encourage students to respect and understand the world around them, and to provide a skills base to facilitate further study.  Students gain and develop knowledge and conceptual understanding as well as the skills of research, analysis, interpretation and communication, contributing to the development of the student as a whole.

Units of Study

Unit

Unit Question

The Birth and Spread of Islam How did the spread of Islam impact the Arabian region and the lives of the nomadic Arabian people?
Weather & Climate What is the difference between weather and climate and how do we forecast weather?
Polar Regions & Global Warming Are the Polar Regions vulnerable to environmental changes as a result of human activities?
Savanna Regions

 

What geographical features are unique to the savanna region and how have they changed indigenous culture and the economy of the region?