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Tools, tech & best practice for designing, implementing & sharing PBL with EFL students.
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Resources for Assessment in Project-Based Learning

Resources for Assessment in Project-Based Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Looking for tools and strategies for effective assessment in project-based learning? To support you, we've assembled this guide to helpful resources from Edutopia and beyond.
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Story Prompts: Toasted Calender |

Story Prompts: Toasted Calender | | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
If you are looking for resources for creative writing idea and spark your students’ imagination... https://t.co/UJP3iKdgjg #esl #efl #ELT
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Short Text |

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Here is a simple and a very effective tool that we can use with our learners. Meet ShortText. ShortText allows you post text online, with minimum fuss. You can also insert a picture and a video into your post as well.

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Artful Thinking and Project Based Learning

Artful Thinking and Project Based Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
What is Artful Thinking? We asked ourselves the same question and agreed that Artful Thinking approaches learning, problem solving and creating using an artist’s perspective and design thinking. ...
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Teaching young learners through projects: using mascots to inspire learners

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'The assessment system is broken', says school head - Telegraph.co.uk

'The assessment system is broken', says school head - Telegraph.co.uk | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Head teacher, Peter Hyman, says that the intense exam focus is "destroying" education, and advocates project based learning as a potential answer
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Couldn't agree more.

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Science project based learning

Here there is an example of how project-based learning works. This is a cross-curricular project as in this 2-weeks-investigation the 5th grade students have ...
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Project Based Learning

Project Based Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“These are sites and apps that can be helpful for teachers looking for ideas with project based learning. Includes venues for real world student publication, planning tools and resources.”
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Edu on Air: From projects to project-based learning

“I am thrilled to be moderating a discussion with project based learning expert Thom Markham. Thom and I will take a quick but in depth look at PBL. He will ...”
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One Small Tweet for Teachers, One Giant Blog for Teaching by @TeacherToolkit

One Small Tweet for Teachers, One Giant Blog for Teaching by @TeacherToolkit | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
On Saturday 21st March, I attended the STEP (Scottish Teachers for Enhancing Practice) which incorporates the Association of Chartered Teachers Scotland and is their 3rd Annual Conference. The even...
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Smart-Camera Photography: Enrich Students’ Creative Writing Skills

Smart-Camera Photography: Enrich Students’ Creative Writing Skills | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“How did you get your kids to do that?” It’s a question I often get from colleagues when they see a picture a student took in my digital photography class – a class I dub iPhoneography, as much for the ubiquitous accessory that many of my...
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ConnectED

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Free mapping tool for project based learning with the software we use.for our great maps. Hope folks take advantage.
http://t.co/Rkd0hfc5w2
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Exciting tech - looking forward to trying to master it soon.

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The Wembley to Soweto photography project in the favelas of Rio

The Wembley to Soweto photography project in the favelas of Rio | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Following the successful project with Arsenal FC in London, the Wembley to Soweto Foundation is now providing photography training to young people from the favelas of Rio de Janiero, documenting the Street Child Games...
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Storium - Telling Stories Together

Storium - Telling Stories Together | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it

Storium is the online game that lets you and your friends tell stories together and play in imaginary worlds of your own creation.


Via Ana Cristina Pratas
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Can't wait to give this a go!
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Ricard Garcia's curator insight, March 14, 3:52 AM
Engaging gamified storytelling... worth a try!!
Ramon Pavia's curator insight, March 14, 4:07 AM
Engaging storytelling... worth a try!!
Vittorio Canavese's curator insight, March 14, 10:26 AM
Engaging gamified storytelling... worth a try!!
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42 Fill-in-the-Blank Prompts For Students To Design Their Own Projects

42 Fill-in-the-Blank Prompts For Students To Design Their Own Projects | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it

42 Fill-in-the-Blank Prompts For Students To Design Their Own Projects

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Edutopia Project Based Learning at Clear View Charter Elementary School Learn and Live

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Engineering Minds - Building a Remotely Operated Vehicle (ROV) that works under water

Project based learning. Structural design, fluid mechanics, basic circuitry design, mathematics, etc. All the learning taking place by DOING and having fun. !
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Emerging submerging minds

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Twine lets you pen your own adventure and share it across the net

Twine lets you pen your own adventure and share it across the net | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Interactive stories carve out one of the gaming medium’s most diverse landscapesTwine is many things
First and foremost, though, Twine is a writing tool, specifically for making interactive stories.
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Blogs tagged with 'what Is PBL' | Project Based Learning | BIE

Blogs tagged with 'what Is PBL' | Project Based Learning | BIE | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
RT @BIEpbl: What Is Project Based Learning? Here are a number of blogs to find out what it is: http://t.co/Lx4JpblvMe #EDchat #PBL
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Integrating Technology with Project Based Learning... Four Indicators to Blend the Learning

Integrating Technology with Project Based Learning... Four Indicators to Blend the Learning | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
“Welcome to this April post designed to look at the idea of technology and PBL. In my work at the BUCK Institute (BIE). I am often asked about the relationship of PBL and technology. This post is de...”
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8 Essential Elements of Project Based Learning | Scholastic.com

8 Essential Elements of Project Based Learning | Scholastic.com | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
There are as many “right” ways to tackle PBL units as there are different kinds of kids, but there are eight essentials that can start you on the right foot. Here are the basics, and some simple ways...
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7 Tips for Successful Portfolio Conferences

7 Tips for Successful Portfolio Conferences | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
While everything else in education in shifting away from teacher centered environments, why shouldn't the old parent/teacher conferences get a face lift too?
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How to Reinvent Project Based Learning to Be More Meaningful

How to Reinvent Project Based Learning to Be More Meaningful | Collaborating & Projects | Scoop.it
Project-based learning continues to be misinterpreted as a single teaching strategy rather than as a set of design principles that allow us to introduce the philosophy of inquiry into education in an intelligent and grounded way.
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