Mr. Hegedus' Fifth Grade

Welcome to Mr. Hegedus'
Fifth Grade! 

2017-2018 Class


"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 mankind; 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:  

  • Rights we have as Americans

  • Rights we have as stewards of the

  • Responsibilities to our countries and to
    the world

  • Responsibilities to ourselves

Key Concepts: 

  • Reflection
  • Responsibility



Learner Profiles:

  • Balanced
  • Reflective