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

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

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


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3. Organization/Affective/Reflection​

Our students are...

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

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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

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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

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

https://youtu.be/hG5d6ZIycgY?t=5m30s

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