Part of ASCD's series of Quick Reference Guides, Getting Started With Project Based Learning is packed with information in 6 colorful, user-friendly pages.
Written by John Larmer, this guide draws from his book Setting the Standard for Project Based Learning and also contains new material to provide an overview of the what, why, and how of PBL in K-12 education.
Included are a definition of PBL, 7 reasons to use PBL, 5 steps for teachers to create or adapt a project, and an explanation of the 7 Essential Project Design Elements and 7 Project Based Teaching Practices in the PBLWorks model for Gold Standard PBL.
Also featured are classroom management tips for projects, examples of Driving Questions and K-12 projects in various subjects, a summary of research findings on PBL, and answers to common FAQs.
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