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Project and Problem-Based Learning Resource

(This site is always under development.  Always.  Please contribute your ideas and resources to avi.luxenburg@sd71.bc.ca.)



Click the image above for short version of our Project/Problem-Based Learning Guide. It provides simple steps in developing and evaluating projects.

View two videos on Project and Problem-Based Learning by the folks at Edutopia.

View YouTube videos that put technology-integrated, project and problem-based learning into context.

New and Noteworthy

  • Music - Noteflight: Online Music Notation Although it took a few minutes to learn how to use Noteflight, I found it to be a very powerful tool for music notation.  Even the free version provides the ...
    Posted Jun 15, 2010, 5:51 AM by Avi Luxenburg
  • Interesting High School Project (Social Studies): Has students using Ted videos to answer the question: "What matters to us?" This Ted Classroom project uses the Ted Talk videos to add context to High School Social Studies classrooms, with opportunities to engage in meaningful discussion, critical thinking, and technology integration ...
    Posted Jun 13, 2010, 2:32 PM by Avi Luxenburg
  • Free, superb, browser-based image manipulation tool by Aviary Pheonix, by Aviary, is wonderful and fairly easy to use if you consider how robust it is. You can manipulate images without downloading software, save the images (on Aviary's ...
    Posted Apr 10, 2010, 6:38 AM by Avi Luxenburg
  • Storybird: Simple digital storytelling tool for younger kids Great for young kids. Simple design, easy to use. Requires sign-in... but there is a kids sign-up that uses parent email only (could be the teacher email). Uses ...
    Posted Apr 3, 2010, 7:44 AM by Avi Luxenburg
  • Send very large files (up to 2000 MB) with We Transfer We Transfer allows you to upload very large files (up to 2 gig) and will allow you to share them with others for download.  The files stay up for two ...
    Posted Mar 17, 2010, 7:40 AM by Avi Luxenburg
  • Prezi - Very cool and dynamic presentation maker (originally contributed by Marieke Holtkamp)Prezi makes some very dynamic online presentations that go beyond slide shows and videos, as they add an interactive component to the experience.  I found ...
    Posted Mar 17, 2010, 6:49 AM by Avi Luxenburg
  • Zimmer Twins - Elementary students create simple animated video stories Zimmer Twins - Elementary students create simple animated video stories The Zimmer Twins allows elementary students to make simple animated video stories. Students can create a story from scratch or complete ...
    Posted Mar 6, 2010, 2:09 PM by Avi Luxenburg
  • Record and Mix Audio with Myna Are you tired of fiddling with Audacity.  You know what I mean... recording is easy and fun, but the set up can be a bit trying with the first export ...
    Posted Mar 6, 2010, 2:06 PM by Avi Luxenburg
  • Young Novelists Guidebooks for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students Young Novelists Guidebooks for Elementary, Middle, and High School Students. These download-able PDF workbooks are great for helping children design and write a novel. The workbooks guide the young ...
    Posted Mar 6, 2010, 2:05 PM by Avi Luxenburg
  • Meet me at the Corner - Young people interview interesting guests (for viewing and creating) From Learning Today:"Virtual Field Trips for Kids is an interactive site encouraging students to express themselves through the use of videos...Videos are submitted from children all over the ...
    Posted Mar 6, 2010, 2:04 PM by Avi Luxenburg
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