Getting Started with Project-Based Learning in the Elementary Classroom
If you teach in the early elementary grades, you may not realize how much Project-Based Learning (PBL) has to offer in meeting the complex learning objectives of today’s educational system. Can younger students really complete projects? Will a class meet learning objectives if the teacher is serving as a guide instead of teaching the curriculum in a more direct fashion? Put simply—yes! This guide from PebbleGo by Capstone offers a brief history and explanation of PBL and offers practical tips for implementing it in the early elementary classroom.