IBDP Language & Literature Mini Toolkit: The External Assessments (EAs)
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Prepare your students for the DP Language & Literature
Practical tools, classroom examples, and content from IB examiners, regional workshop leaders, and experienced DP Language & Literature teachers.
This mini toolkit guides you through all three EAs including the requirements for each assessment, marking bands and criteria, student samples, and learning activities to scaffold the assessments.
Prepare your students better with the tools in this mini toolkit.
Why mini toolkits?
Mini toolkits are the perfect solution for
Busy teachers who don't have time to go through an entire toolkit.
Experienced teachers who are looking to refresh their knowledge in just one aspect of the IB subject guide.
IB Coordinators who want to deliver in-house professional development training in a focused and precise manner.
School administrators who want to ensure all their IB teachers have up-to-date training in IB teaching & learning best practices.
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Your digital workbook is designed to help expand your work on the core concepts within this mini toolkit. It is downloadable and may be be printed when you begin your Ibtrove session.
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DP Language & Literature Contributors
DP L&L Teacher & English Department Head
Jeanne began her teaching career in 2004 where she taught DP Literature and then made the switch to DP Language & Literature after realizing the benefits of this subject for her students. Her passion for literature and instilling lifelong learning in her students is all the motivation she needs to forge through the regular challenges and changes to the IB program.
Ibtrove Academic Lead
Janna is an experienced IB Literature teacher whose experience also includes being a Regional workshop leader, EE supervisor, and DP Teacher Mentor.
DP Teacher & Regional Workshop Leader
Dan has taught IB Literature and TOK for over 20 years. He is an EE Coordinator and regional roundtable workshop leader.
DP L&L Teacher & DP Coordinator
Jill has been teaching DP Language & Literature since 2012. She is currently the DP Coordinator at her school.
Some questions we hear often...
How does this mini toolkit help me with IA & EA?
This mini toolkit includes 20+ downloadable resources on the EA assessments in DP Language & Literature, including:
- Detailed information on using the rubrics to grade your students' assessments.
- Assessment samples to practice your marking.
- Lesson activities to help you prepare your students for Paper 1, Paper 2, and the HL Essay.
Can an experienced DP L&L teacher benefit from using the IB mini toolkit?
Definitely! With over 20+ printable resources, our mini toolkit includes a wide variety of ideas to spark your creativity to help you better prepare your students for their EAs.
Can I use this for all my teachers at my school and district?
Yes! This DP Language & Literature mini toolkit is designed to work with our other Ibtrove toolkits for a comprehensive and unified professional learning opportunity for all the IB teachers in your building and district.
"The interface so clear and easy to use, and lots of classroom examples were embedded in every lesson. I highly recommend it for any teacher new to IB or even as a quick refresher as you start a new school year!"
"As a DP Coordinator, Ibtrove allowed me to support the teacher in my program much more effectively."