IBDP Literature Mini Toolkit:

The External Assessments (EA)

$ 35

For a 2-month subscription

Prepare your students for the DP Literature
External Assessments

Practical tools, classroom examples, and marking explanations from IB examiners, regional workshop leaders, and experienced DP Literature teachers.

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.

Easy-to-understand explanations on the specific criteria for each assessment
Student samples to practice becoming more accurate with your marking
20+ printable resources and classroom examples to better prepare your students

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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Bonus content!


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.


Earn a 2-hour digital certificate that can be used for re-licensure (depending on your state or country).


DP Literature Contributor Team

Janna Nobleza

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.

Daniel Sapakie

IB Literature Teacher & Workshop Leader
Dan has taught IB Literature for over 20 years and is an EE Coordinator and regional roundtable workshop leader.

Wendy Edleman

IB Literature Teacher & DP Coordinator
Wendy has taught IB Literature through three cycles of curriculum changes and serves as DP Coordinator, EE supervisor, and CAS coordinator.

Kayla Garvey

IB Literature Teacher & CAS Coordinator
Kayla teaches IB Literature and is the CAS Coordinator at her school.

Some questions we hear often...

How does this mini toolkit help me with the EA?

This mini toolkit includes 20+ downloadable resources on the EA assessments in DP 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 Literature teacher benefit from using this 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 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.

Ibtrove reviews

"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!"
Ariana McAvoy
"Using Ibtrove courses I was able to get all 20 of my IB teachers trained quickly with minimal disruption to their schedule. Plus we saved quite a bit of money which was the cherry on top."
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