Project Based Learning Resources

Good Reads for 21st Century Skills

  • The World is Flat by Thomas L. Friedman
  • The Flat World and Education by Linda Darling-Hammond
  • Five Minds for the Future by Howard Gardner
  • Curriculum 21: Essential Education for a Changing World edited by Heidi Hayes Jacobs
  • 21st Century Skills: Learning for Life in our Times by Bernie Trilling and Charles Fadel

7 Essential Elements for Project-Based Learning

  • Driving Question or Challenge
  • Need to Know
  • Inquiry & Innovation
  • 21st Century Skills
  • Student Voice & Choice
  • Feedback & Revision
  • Publicly Presented Product

Worksheets and Helpful Handouts

external image msword.png Project_Essentials_Checklist_Apr2010[1].doc
external image msword.png 2 - Project Planning Forms[1].doc
external image msword.png LS_American_Archetypes_Project_Plan(1)[1].doc
external image msword.png team operating agreement[1].doc
external image msword.png Sci Fi team agreement.doc
external image pdf.png 5+-+Authentic+Culminating+Products+Activity.pdf

2012 e-Tech Conference Presentation in pdf