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A new Partnership with the IPC
A new Partnership with the IPC

Classroom Monitor collaboration offers IPC schools enhanced assessment tracking

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5 Top Tips to Planning for National Curriculum Coverage
5 Top Tips to Planning for National Curriculum Coverage

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Teaching with Confidence
Teaching with Confidence

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Announcing our first joint accreditation visit with CIS
Announcing our first joint accreditation visit with CIS

Fieldwork Education collaborates with CIS for first joint accreditation visit

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Personal Learning and International Mindedness
Personal Learning and International Mindedness

Going beyond academic learning

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Planning with the IPC

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03/07/15
IPC schools get their voices heard on Listen To Us song
IPC schools get their voices heard on Listen To Us song

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11/06/15
Keynote Speaker announced for European Summer School 2015
Keynote Speaker announced for European Summer School 2015

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22/05/15
IPC Regional Conferences kick off in London
IPC Regional Conferences kick off in London

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20/05/15
Woodcote Primary get “Outstanding” with the NC and IPC!
Woodcote Primary get “Outstanding” with the NC and IPC!

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01/05/15
Nepal Earthquake Appeal
Nepal Earthquake Appeal

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19/03/15
5th Annual Southeast Asia Summer School returns to Malaysia
5th Annual Southeast Asia Summer School returns to Malaysia

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09/03/15
SJI International Elementary achieves IPC accreditation at the Mastering level
SJI International Elementary achieves IPC accreditation at the Mastering level

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09/01/15
IPC helps to support Voices Around The World
IPC helps to support Voices Around The World

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22/07/14
New National Curriculum for England: Watch our video!
New National Curriculum for England: Watch our video!

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08/07/14
SS Simon and Jude C of E Primary School achieves IPC accreditation at the Mastering level
SS Simon and Jude C of E Primary School achieves IPC accreditation at the Mastering level

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28/05/14
World Cup Tournament kicks off in the International School of Iceland!
World Cup Tournament kicks off in the International School of Iceland!

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23/05/14
IPC National Conferences prove a huge success
IPC National Conferences prove a huge success

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14/05/14
Summer School returns to London! (23rd - 25th July)
Summer School returns to London! (23rd - 25th July)

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02/05/14
IPC at The Academies Show London 2014
IPC at The Academies Show London 2014

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28/04/14
Fieldwork Education committed to supporting schools through changes to the National Curriculum 2014
Fieldwork Education committed to supporting schools through changes to the National Curriculum 2014

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25/02/14
The National Curriculum 2014 and the IPC
The National Curriculum 2014 and the IPC

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24/02/14
IPC World Cup 2014
IPC World Cup 2014

Here are some fantastic World Cup learning resources from the IPC for you!

11/02/14
3,500 children around the world collaborate for Unshakeable song
3,500 children around the world collaborate for Unshakeable song

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31/01/14
Leadership commentary by IPC member school featured in TES
Leadership commentary by IPC member school featured in TES

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27/01/14
Great Learning for Teachers and Leaders at IPC Summer School 2014
Great Learning for Teachers and Leaders at IPC Summer School 2014

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27/11/13
The New English National Curriculum: We can help you
The New English National Curriculum: We can help you

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25/11/13
ICT learning with the IPC Fit for Life unit Year 6 Southfield Junior School
ICT learning with the IPC Fit for Life unit Year 6 Southfield Junior School

Southfield Junior School, Swindon, UK

21/11/13
Engineering student at Cambridge University says the International Primary Curriculum inspired him
Engineering student at Cambridge University says the International Primary Curriculum inspired him

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19/11/13
Last chance to book your ILMP Senior Leaders program
Last chance to book your ILMP Senior Leaders program

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News

24 June 2008

IPC Active Planet Unit

The International Primary Curriculum is a wonderful way to study volcanoes and earthquakes. Carol Hodge reveals how she used the unit.

Entry point: Disaster Day

To launch the Earthquakes and Volcanoes unit we turned the school into a disaster centre. We taped up the windows with masking tape to make sure there would be no flying glass and discussed what we would need to do to turn the school into a safe zone.

In groups, the children planned who would need help and how they could help them. They agreed that there may be people with injuries and so part of the school would have to become a hospital area. The children also came up with the idea of runners for communicating messages, and identified special jobs for each one of them.

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