Knowledge Questions

1. Video From the IB


2. Download List of Linking Knowledge Questions

3. Old IB Document about “Knowledge Issues” which were the forerunner to Knowledge Questions


4. TOK “Linking Questions”


5. Activity around posing knowledge questions

Once kids have been introduced to the concept and we have read many examples and responded to various questions, I have the kids read and while annotating, pose their own KQs. Once done, the we review the article together and on the projector, I write down each of their questions in the margins. I print out a copy for them the following class so they have it but it turns out to be a good review activity.

TOK Day 69 Reading on Vaccines

TOK Day 71 Antivaccine hero Andrew WakefieldAnnotated with Knowledge Questions

6. “How to get knowledge questions right”

KQs get them right IB Review

7. Understanding Knowledge Questions and Issues v3.0

Understanding knowledge questions and issues