8 Essentials for Project Based Learning (Oct 2012) by raneylinck



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Notes on the elements of PBL


Driving questions:
What is a Driving Question? A Driving Question is like a road map that will help students determine how they will reach their destination in a project. However, just like roads may lead us in different directions, a well-written driving question will not have a prescribed path that students must take. A good driving question captures the project’s main focus. It is open-ended, challenging, and linked to the core knowledge, skills, and understanding that students must gain in the project.