Mr. Hegedus' Fifth Grade

Welcome to Mr. Hegedus'
Fifth Grade! 


 

2019-2020 Class

 

"Everyone has the will to win.  Few have the will to prepare to win."
Bobby Knight
 










khegedus@liberty25.org

Our current IB unit is
How the World Works:  

An inquiry into the natural world and its laws; the interaction between the natural world and its laws; the interaction between the nature world (physical and biological) and human societies; how humans use their understanding of scientific principles; the impact of scientific and technological advances on society and on the environment.

The Central Idea is:

Human survival is connected to understanding the continual changing nature of the Earth.

 

Lines of inquiry:  

  • Interrelationships of Earth's different components

  • Continual changes of Earth

  • Human responses to Earth's changes

Key Concepts: 

  • Causation
  • Form
  • Change

Attitudes:

Enthusiasm
Curiosity

Learner Profiles:

  • Communicator
  • Thinker