Ways of knowing because the ways of knowing are processes or activities so natural to students, their problematic aspects, worthy of reflection, do not come readily to conscious or critical attention. May in the northern hemisphere the return of long daylight but also ib exams tired students tired teachers time to take a class into the calm and beauty of pattern, with gentle tok reflection on the deep intersections of mathematics, nature, art and technology. Critical thinking skills teach a variety of skills that can be applied to any situation in life that calls for reflection analysis tok essay unpacking the title ppt video. 13) using difficult mathematics that goes well beyond the hl syllabus often results in a lack of thorough understanding and this in turn makes it difficult for the student to demonstrate personal engagement or reflection. Tok: geography reflections this page provides a more focused selection of tok reflections that have a geographical focus each reflection suggests a knowledge question linked to a real life situation, which is resourced and often linked to an individual or debate issue.
Sl mathematics welcome to reddit, tok/ee ee reflection help needed [tok/ee] submitted 1 year ago by kakamay alumni | 38 fml hi guys im currently writing my 2nd ee reflection and i'm kinda lost on what to write do any of you have tips or samples i can look at reflection: background reading. Reflection on such huge cultural shifts is one part of what the tok course is about its context is a world immeasurably different from that inhabited by “renaissance man” knowledge may indeed be said to have exploded: it has not only expanded massively but also become increasingly specialised, or fragmented. Teaching mathematics is a really thought provoking and well designed blog with a lot of lesson content ideas and also reflection on teaching practice great maths teaching ideas does what its name suggests, providing a massive number of teaching ideas – helpfully sorted into relevant areas of maths.
Şükran tok of pamukkale university, denizli with expertise in teaching methods, mathematics education read 27 publications, and contact şükran tok on researchgate, the professional network. Tok questions knowledge issues, knowers and knowing ―the time has come,‖ the walrus said, ―to talk of many things: of shoes—and ships—and sealing-wax— the questions that follow are intended to stimulate and guide reflection about these and related issues. Writing a tok essay by richard van de lagemaat theory of knowledge for the ib diploma richard van de lagemaat because we usually identify mathematics with reason, and literature with imagination so we begin to wonder what hilbert meant by this comment and how, if at all, it could be justiﬁed. Tok is an epistemology and critical thinking course offered by the international baccalautreate (ib) organization it's a course in practical and applied philosophy. Launch of new guides for all group 5 mathematics courses and a new reflection connecting subjects stipulate the approaches to teaching and learning adopted foster international mindedness and create connections with ‘global contexts’ source: managebac.
Introduction to math – tok reflection by 032782 march 15, 2016 today in class, we went through two presentations, introduction to math and history of math the abstract science of number, quantity, and space, either as abstract concepts (pure mathematics), or as applied to other disciplines such as physics and engineering (applied. Referring to this, mason largely bases his link of mathematics and language on the reflection of the experience of acquiring mathematical knowledge mason states the mathematical experience can often be misinterpreted which means that language is a major barrier in the reflection of experiences. Because the programme is centered on student reflection and questioning, the diagram places the knower(s), as individuals and as groups, at the centre.
Reflections on a tok presentation that made me think categories: all articles , ethics , reflections , science , tok presentation a few days ago one of my students had her tok presentation which sparked a thoughtful classroom discussion that filled nearly two periods. Tok reflection: mathematics to what extent is math relevant to your life and the lives of others you know and how can it become an even more viable area of knowledge “in mathematics i can report no deficience, except it be that men do not sufficiently understand the excellent use of the pure mathematics. Tok unit plan mathematics tok: intuition dp year 1 unit description and texts dp assessment(s) related to unit intuition is sometimes described as immediate cognition or knowledge which is immediately evident without prior inference and concepts at the end of the unit under new/different circumstances. The relationship between mathematics and music (vibrations / sound waves) is also well known, and in hindsight it is obvious that mathematics, maths physics, music (sound waves) and musical instruments exist because matter is a wave structure of space this is why all matter vibrates and has a resonant frequency.
These pages are written to support delivery of theory of knowledge as part of the ib diploma they are only just being written use the side menu to see if there are any learning ideas for a particular area of the tok course. Tok essay example - theory of knowledge essay order details: two areas of knowledge - mathematics and art incorporate ways of knowing and knowledge questions, claims and counter claims, relevant real life situations and personal examples perspective. Mathematics of the greeks and the mayans mathematics is the study of time, space, structure, and quantity which is used to calculate almost anything in the world from the amount of atoms in an element to calculating the air pressure in a room. Tok is intended to stimulate critical reflection on the knowledge and experiences that students gain inside and outside the classroom the class challenges students to question the bases of knowledge, be aware of subjective and ideological biases, and develop the ability to analyze evidence.
A useful strategy is to build a tok course around comparing and contrasting the various aoks, to look for features they have in common but also to highlight their differences and pinpoint what gives each its own characteristic flavour. You have worked hard both on your presentation and this reflection( nothing to do with tok butplease try to use paragraphs when you write rikako, as you present a whole wall of writing, never a good idea for any subject response. (by eileen dombrowski, from oup blog) may in the northern hemisphere the return of long daylight but also ib exams tired students tired teachers time to take a class into the calm and beauty of pattern, with gentle tok reflection on the deep intersections of mathematics, nature, art and technology.