February 14, 2018
Some of the best Project Based Learning experiences are anchored in authentic issues and problems. Students tackle them with original research and a problem solving approach.
We love this project concept that was cleverly titled: The Seagull Squabble that tackled an aut...
July 4, 2017
Lisa Carr & Amanda Brennan
With the support of their teachers and community, 45 students in Kamloops raised over $650 in donations to the Pacific Salmon Foundation.
Imagine a classroom where students raise and study live salmon, access background knowledge at their own pace, design and make a qui...
October 16, 2015
Companies use branding all the time when they push their products into the market. They want to influence the way you perceive them as a company and the products they put into the market.
Branding is about intentionally evoking a desired emotional response in a customer...
September 21, 2015
Project Based Learning is a great model for unit planning and deeper learning. Some teachers are going further by anchoring a semester or a year in a unifying, engaging and provocative premise.
This helps them "brand" their classroom to better connect the dots betw...
August 18, 2015
July 23, 2015
Sabrina Heydorn & Sheldon Nederlof
Another project idea from a team of teachers in Camrose, Alberta!
Type of Project: Design Challenge
Context: You are tired of the used up 60s furniture that your parents have given you for your room. You will design and construct an original, st...
May 21, 2015
Lori Peterson, Samantha Vockeroth & Sarah Corbiere
Another project idea from a team of teachers in Red Deer, Alberta!
Title: Creeping, Crawling, Flying
Context: In response to a teacher’s camping situation, students will act as entomologists to research and identify a variety of bugs that are harmful and/or help...
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