While not specifically a PBL/inquiry project, I found this article on Edutopia’s site about middle school students to be very uplifting. It makes me wonder what other types of things our kids can do to uplift each other. When you consider a good number of our students never hear a positive thing from their peers, it seems like taking a little time out of test prep to enhance the lives of others is well worth it. Enjoy:
Looking to get your feet wet in PBL with some projects that have already been packaged for you? Suzie Boss shares several that might interest you in her article on Edutopia, “Good to Go Projects for 2014.”
While this video is specific to PBL or inquiry based learning, it is all about learning….differently. Know that it takes a special teacher thinking outside of the box to help every last child. You can be that special teacher.