How We Study

Continuing with the idea that knowledge is only one part of the development of a child, the PYP has compiled the essential elements which are used in the classroom to aim towards a balance in the program of study. Below you will find the five essential elements which are used throughout a PYP classroom:

Each essential element contributes to the social and cognitive development of a child. These essential elements create the foundation of the PYP and set it apart from other thematic approaches to learning.