Title Internal Assessment for Environmental Systems and Societies for the IB Diploma
Subtitle Skills for Success
Author Andrew Davis, Garrett Nagle
ISBN 9781510458239
List price GBP 17.99
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Binding Paperback
No of pages 224
Book size 210 X 298 mm
Publishing year 2019
Original publisher Hodder Education
Published in India by .
Exclusive distributors Viva Books Private Limited
Sales territory India, Sri Lanka, Bangladesh, Pakistan, Nepal, .
Status New Arrival
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Description:

Support progress through the Internal Assessment, walking students through criteria, how to choose a topic, how to approach experimentation and analyse and evaluate results for the final report

  • Build skills through a range of strategies and detailed examiner advice and expert tips
  • Ensure understanding of all IB requirements with clear, concise explanations of the assessment objectives and rules on academic honesty, as well as explicit reference to the IB learner profile and ATLS throughout
  • Encourage students to achieve the best grade with advice and tips, including common mistakes to avoid, exemplars, worked answers and commentary, helping students to see the application of facts, principles and concepts
  • Reinforce comprehension of the skills with activity questions
  • Support visual learners with infographics at the start of every chapter


Contents:

Introduction

Studying IB Environmental Systems and Societies (ESS)


Section 1: ESS concepts and practical skills

Chapter 1: ESS skills and concepts

Chapter 2: Ecology and ecosystems

Chapter 3: Biodiversity and conservation

Chapter 4: Water systems

Chapter 5: Soil systems

Chapter 6: Atmospheric systems and societies

Chapter 7: Climate change

Chapter 8: Population and resources


Section 2: Analytical skills

Chapter 9: Statistical analysis for ecological studies

Chapter 10: Information communication technology

Chapter 11: Secondary demographic, development and environmental data


Section 3: Writing the internal assessment report

Chapter 12: Identifying the context

Chapter 13: Planning

Chapter 14: Results, analysis and conclusion

Chapter 15: Discussion and evaluation

Chapter 16: Applications

Chapter 17: Communication

Glossary

Answers

Index


About the Authors:

Andrew Davis teaches IB Diploma Enviromental Systems and Societies (ESS) and Biology at St Edward’s School, Oxford. He is an IB examiner and the author of several textbooks for the IB, including Environmental Systems and Societies for the IB Diploma Study and Revision Guide.

Garrett Nagle has taught at St Edward’s School, Oxford for over 30 years. He is an experienced teacher, examiner and author. He has written numerous books on ESS and Geography, including Environmental Systems and Societies for the IB Diploma Study and Revision Guide.


Target Audience:

For IB Diploma Environmental Systems and Societies students and teachers.

 

 
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