- Modified MYP Humanities Criterion and Task-Specific Criteria Template
- The New MYP Humanities Guide (post)
- YIS MYP Support Site
The rubrics are based on the 2005 guide. They will be updated with the new criteria as we re-teach the units this year.
Students create an elevator pitch and a written grant proposal asking for funding for a microloan from Kiva.
Task Specific Clarifications. (TSC) (2012 Guide)
Conflict Research and Essay Project (MYP Humanities Year 5)
For 2012, the conflict the students were researching and writing about was the Syrian Conflict. The topic may change yearly and would be easily modified for any current event.
Task-Specific Criteria (2012 Guide)
Tweeting the Civil War (Grade 9 History)Students take on the role of a historical figure from the American Civil War and tweet as that character for the entire unit on “causes of the American Civil War.” Can be adapted so students can tweet as themselves or a fictional character.
Generations Project (Grade 9 History)
Adapted from a MYP assignment from Munich International School. Students interview three generations of family. and gather primary and secondary data from the lives of all three generations. Students must analyze similarities and differences between the generations. Students present the information using the media of their choice.