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Piedmont Open IB
Middle School
1241 East 10th Street
Charlotte, NC 28204
Courier #: 497
P: 980-343-5435  |  F: 980-343-5557 
LC: Central 2
Bell Schedule: 9:15 AM - 4:15 PM
Grades: 6-8
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IB In Action: Approaches to Learning at Piedmont (Piedmont Photos)

​​​​At Piedmont we are proud of how we live the IB Middle Years Program with vitality and fidelity. Check out these images and follow our Celebrating Piedmont Blog​ for many many more photos and videos! 

ATL skill categoriesMYP ATL skill clusters
CommunicationI. Communication
SocialII. Collaboration
Self-managementIII. Organization
IV. Affective
V. Reflection
ResearchVI. Information literacy
VII. Media literacy
ThinkingVIII. Critical thinking
IX. Creative thinking
X. Transfer​

1. Communic​ation 

Our students are...literate, informed and informing others

​​Students in the school musical use multiple modalities of communication with the audience and with each other to put on the play.

2. Collaboration

Our students are...accepting others, working in groups, and accepting personal challenges



3. Organization/Affective/Reflection​

Our students are...

Managing time and self, show self-awareness, practice self-evaluation

Our roving reporters have to manage their time and themselves as they film events and cover stories for our morning newscast. 

4. Information literacy/Media literacy

Our students are... Accessing, selecting, organizing, and referencing information



5. Critical thinking/Creative Thinking/Transfer

Our students are...Generating ideas, planning, inquiring, applying knowledge and concepts, identifying problems, creating novel solutions, making connections, inquiring in different contexts



Demonstrating the ATL Skills cluster through "Metacognitive Partner Talk" a sixth grade lesson​

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