THE MORE YOU LEARN, THE MORE IT IS , TO LEARN. Education is a progressive discovery of our own ignorance -- Will Durant-. John was an enthusiastic kid who always had a spark within, for knowledge. As usual he was pretty enthusiastic to attend school on that day too.
Ms. Alex tip toed to the class room demanding for a
perfect silence. The lesson was on equal distribution. Ms. Alex had already asked the students to bring stones for an activity oriented session on equal distribution.
‘Ma’am, can I arrange 2 stones in 6 rows
to get the same answer?
. ‘You little nut... interrupting the
Can’t you control your tongue and do
what I said?’
from the abdomen to his chest. He was quiet.
With much satisfaction of a complete class control,
Ms. Alex concluded her lesson making the students
do what she exactly wanted to.
She asked the to students to bring charts for the
next day’s solid figure class.
and waited for the teacher to drop in.
‘Good morning class. I am pretty sure that
you are ready with the sheets.
With the help of your ruler and scissors you are
now going to make a block of 5 cm breadth and
3 cm length- a rectangular figure.
‘Ma’am, does a 10 cm broad 5cm long
figure also make a rectangle.
Can I make one?’
Days passed by ……Ms. Alex had to resign due to some personal problems and another teacher replaced her.
Patting the boy on his shoulder she asked,…. ‘Come on my dear child…..what’s that troubling you?’
Filled with water of knowledge
Let it boil
Add the powdered thinking
Stir it well using the spoon of communication
Put the slices of principled and open mindedness
With much care
Increase the flame of risk taking
Add the tastemaker of balance.
Garnish the mixture with a pinch of reflection.
The dish is ready for the world!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!
The IDEAL Student
IB Learners are KNOWLEDGEABLE: