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GCISD PBL Resources (Sign in required) Problem-Based Learning Project. PBL Project (Weekly-Warmups) PBL "Weekly Warm-ups" Archives Week of November 10th Current Event: The men and women who have bravely served our country are honored on Veterans Day.

PBL Project (Weekly-Warmups)

Current Event: A stuntman attracts national attention by walking on a tightrope over downtown Chicago. Week of November 3rd Current Event: With the World Series wrapping up, star athletes will soon be given endorsement offers from companies looking for a new spokesperson. Week of October 27th Current Event: With the mid-term elections coming up, there is one political issue that might be worth discussing -- should we lower (or even abolish) the minimum voting age? Week of October 20th Current Event: It`s that time of year when students start thinking about costumes! Week of October 6th Current Event: October is National Bullying Prevention month, which makes it the perfect time for students to consider an Anti-Bullying Campaign for their school. Week of September 29th. Project Based Learning. STEM MI Champions: Leading Project-Based Learning / FrontPage.

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→ ← Back to Byrdseed.com The Differentiator The Differentiator is based on Bloom's Taxonomy, Kaplan and Gould's Depth and Complexity, and David Chung's product menu. Try It In: French Dutch • Tweet It • Like Byrdseed • Pin It Students will judge the ethics of the [click to edit] using a textbook and create an essay in groups of three. Revised Bloom's Taxonomy adapted from "A Taxonomy for Learning,Teaching, and Assessing: A Revision of Bloom's Taxonomy of Educational Objectives" by Anderson and Krathwohl Depth and Complexity adapted from The Flip Book by Sandra N. Depth Big Idea Unanswered Questions Ethics Patterns Rules Language of the Discipline Essential Details Trends Complexity Multiple Points Of View Change Over Time Across the Disciplines Imperatives Origin Convergence Parallels Paradox Contribution Key Words Consequences Motivations Implications Significance Adapted from David Chung and The Flip Book, Too by Sandra N.

Group Size One Two Three Four. Five Keys to Rigorous Project-Based Learning. Voiceover: How will today’s children function in a dangerous world?

Five Keys to Rigorous Project-Based Learning

What means will they use to carve the future? Will they be equipped to find the answers to tomorrow’s problems? Teacher: When you think about traditional learning you think of a student sitting in a classroom and being talked at. Teacher: Now I imagine a lot of you are still thinking... Teacher: They are supposed to be a sponge. Peggy Ertmer: So there are a lot of different ways to approach PBL, a lot of different ways to implement it, but really it all boils down to five essential keys: real-world connection, core to learning, structured collaboration, student driven, and multifaceted assessment. Student: One of the problems in the ocean is that with the higher amount of CO2 calcifying organisms are decreasing and we’re testing to see how well life in the ocean lives without calcifying organisms. Student: --four by eight feet. Peggy Ertmer: So the second commonality is the PBL unit provides academic rigor.

Student: Yes. Teach21 Project Based Learning. Project Based Learning. PBL Gallery. Home | Getting Started | Modules | Resources | About Us View the work of teachers who developed and implemented PBL units/mini-units.

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Feel free to download and use the PBL as a template for your work with students. We appreciate your feedback. View additional middle school projects on the STEM-MI Champions Gallery page. Collaboration Centre. 15 Sites Building and Promoting Educational PBL Communities… Across School and Around the Globe.

Welcome to the fourth in a series of PBL Mania Posts .

15 Sites Building and Promoting Educational PBL Communities… Across School and Around the Globe

For the next few weeks I am celebrating Project Based Learning. In this post I will introduce you to some outstanding collaboration tools found on the web that can be used in the PBL classroom. Before reading please take a moment to subscribe to this 21centuryedtech Blog by email or RSS and also give me a follow on Twitter at mjgormans. You will not want to miss this series or future posts involving STEM, Flipping the Classroom, Technology Integration, Common Core, and 21st Century Skills, So Sign Up Now!

As always… thanks and have a great week. – Mike Gorman (21centuryedtech) Quick Notes - You may be interested in learning more about PBL World in Napa, CA presented by BIE this June. 15 Sites Building and Promoting Educational PBL Communities… Across School and Around the Globe This PBL Mania post will explore some on-line digital resources that can help build community to enhance the PBL experience. A cardboard arcade made by a 9-year-old boy.