〈Features of Education〉IB Accredited Schools
Daily schedule of IB students
|Before school starts||Many students start arriving at school around 8:00 a.m. and can be seen in the open, glass-walled classrooms working on their assignments on the computers.|
|8:50-||SHR Information from homeroom teacher in homeroom
(Homeroom teacher will be a native speaker for 2nd grade）
|9:05 - 9:55||1st period: IB Math (SL)
The textbook is in English, but the class is conducted in Japanese.
|10:05 - 10:55||2nd period: IB Language B (HL)
This is the time for foreign languages. Japanese students choose English B and international students choose Japanese B.
|11:05 - 11:55||3rd period: TOK
This is an IB core course called "Theory of Knowledge".This is a time to learn how to think about knowledge, and is developed through team-teaching between international and Japanese teachers.
|11:55 - 12:35||Lunch break|
|12:35 - 13:25||4th period: IB Language A (HL)
This is a class where students basically learn in their native language. Students are given the choice of Japanese A, English A, or Chinese A.
|13:35 - 14:25||5th period: IB World History (HL)
English and Japanese classes are available, and students can choose either one.
|14:35 - 15:25||6th period: IB Biology/IB Science (SL)
Depending on the student's preference, biology (in Japanese or English) or chemistry (in Japanese) will be chosen.
|15:35 - 16:25||7th period: CAS
This is the IB core subject of "Creativity, Activity, Service". Each student will create a written plan and engage in various activities according to their plan.
Note: SL = Standard level
HL = Higher (advanced) level