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This is a thumbnail image of the English Learner Scaffolds for PBL .pdf file
Planning Tools
The EL Scaffolds for PBL document provides strategies & recommendations to support English Learners.
This is a thumbnail image of the Storyboard .pdf file
Planning Tools
This planning document is designed to help you list the key project milestones, to represent significant moments or stages.
This is a thumbnail image of the Project Assessment Map .pdf file
Planning Tools
Plan how to use formative assessment in a project to be sure students are learning content and building 21st century competencies
This is an image of the Project Path .pdf file
Planning Tools
Use the Project Path to guide you through every phase of your project.
Articles
Overview of the why and what of PBLWorks' new model for designing rigorous, engaging projects.
This is a thumbnail image of the Gold Standard PBL: Project Based Teaching Practices .pdf attachment
Articles
Overview of BIE's new model for teaching in a Project Based Learning environment.
An image of the Beautiful Work Article
Articles
Ron Berger explains how his classroom culture helped students create high-quality products.
Articles
A guide to forming teams, helping them become effective, & using peer ratings to adjust grades.
Articles
This article distinguishes between PBL and lightweight "projects" and argues why PBL is essential.
Project Videos
Students present their finished designs to a group of school architects, planners, & designers.
This video features kindergarten student presentations of projects on stray animals.
Other Videos
Kindergarten students - mostly English learners - present their stray animals project.
This video has been translated into PORTUGUESE to explain project based learning
Other Videos
A short animated video that explains in clear language the essential elements of PBL.
This video features High Tech Middle Media Arts students and staff collaborate with French filmmakers to create animation shorts about the Mexico and U.S. border.
Project Videos
Middle school arts project: animated shorts about the Mexico and U.S. border.
This video features Marin School of Arts and Technology students evaluating the health of their local watershed.
Project Videos
Students evaluate the health of their local watershed by studying a small creek.
This hand drawn image depicts students sitting in traditional rows.
Other Videos
Essential elements of PBL, 21st century competencies, differences from traditional teaching.
This video showcases the use of PBL at a school in Albuquerque, New Mexico, which organizes its program around the fields of architecture, construction, and engineering
Other Videos
ACE Leadership HS uses architecture, construction, and engineering projects to motivate and teach.
Teachers at Aviation High School refine the driving question or design challenge to have the students figure out how to design an efficient wing structure in this video.
Project Videos
Refine the driving question or design challenge to have the students figure out how to design.
This video features teachers discussing learning outcomes, predict student reactions, and assess student requirements for the Wing Project at Aviation High School in Seattle.
Project Videos
Educators discuss learning outcomes, predict student reactions, and assess student requirements.
In this video, Napa New Technology High School teachers and students discuss the benefits of having an online portal for tracking students' learning experiences and teachers' feedback.
Other Videos
Benefits of an online portal for tracking students' learning experiences and teachers' feedback.
A high school teacher uses strategies such as collaborative grouping, service learning, and interdisciplinary curriculum with her class of English Language Learners to improve English/native language fluency and critical thinking skills in this video
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A teacher uses strategies to improve English/native language fluency and critical thinking skills.