Mr. Hegedus' Fifth Grade

Welcome to Mr. Hegedus'
Fifth Grade! 

We've Got This!

"Everyone has the will to win.  Few have the will to prepare to win."
Bobby Knight

Our current IB unit is Where We Are in Place and Time:  

An inquiry into orientation in place and time; personal histories: homes and journeys; the discoveries, explorations and migrations of humankind; the relationships between and interconnectedness of individuals and civilizations from local and global perspectives.


The Central Idea is:

Journeys create change and can lead to new opportunities.


Lines of inquiry:  

  • Types of Journeys people make

  • Causes and effects of migration/exploration on geography, communities, cultures and individuals

  • What changes are created when cultures clash

Key Concepts:  

  • Change

  • Perspective



Learner Profiles:

  • Open-minded
  • Caring