Project-based learning: Extreme weather PBL unit

…This is Real World PBL Now we’ve been down the PBL highway, looking at PBL planning, entry events, supports for PBL, culminating events, and technology tools. It’s time to…

Project-based learning and math

…students and schools with communities and the real world. In this writer’s opinion, PBL is simply much more fun! Fun can be a scary word in education, but I give…

Real-world problems and project-based learning

…more about establishing real world connections with PBL: I love how the Edutopia video gives the example of students investigating what’s in their water and how did it get there…

Planning a PBL unit

…question for students to solve. Good questions, according to this post: Tie into learning standards; Address a realworld problem that relates to the students’ experiences and community; Inspire students to…

Take Project-Based Learning to the next level

…3 ways to plan for PBL 2.0 You’ve dipped your toe into project based learning. You’ve planned an entry event, shared a high quality driving question, managed student teamwork,…

Project-based learning (PBL)

…a solution. Students focus for an extended period of time on their solution, then present it to realworld stakeholders. Why project-based learning? We believe project-based learning, or PBL, is one…

Digital citizenship in the real world

…my classroom. While globalization has made the world flat, it is really technology I see as having expanded the definition of active citizenship and the opportunities to engage in citizenship….

4 Project-Based Learning resources for parents

…think about PBL? We’ve written at length about why PBL makes for effective and engaging learning opportunities for students. With PBL, students see themselves making a difference in the world

4 ideas forĀ using a makerspace to support PBL

…How do project-based learning and makerspaces fit together? Making and PBL may look like two completely different educational movements, but in reality they work well together and each strengthens…

Project-Based Learning in the primary grades

…part of PBL. It motivates students and connects them to the world around them. But it doesn’t have to be a school board presentation (but it CAN be) or a…