Aims & Objectives
- make connections between a critical approach to the construction of knowledge, the academic disciplines and the wider world
- identify and analyse the various kinds of justifications used to support knowledge claims
- formulate, evaluate and attempt to answer knowledge questions
- explore links between knowledge claims, knowledge questions, ways of knowing and areas of knowledge
- explore a real-life/contemporary situation from a TOK perspective in the presentation.
- What makes a good knowledge question?
- What are mathematicians working on these days?
- Practice with Knowledge Questions: Share Time
- Cassandra: Coincidences, Chaos, and All That Math Jazz: Making Light of Weighty Ideas
- Malachi: Five Equations that Changed the World: The Power and Poetry of Mathematics
- Pate: Flatland: A Romance of Many Dimensions
- "Cave" Remediations