ED 5001 Week 3 Create a Project Based Learning Lesson Plan -
Project based learning is being recognized as a method of instruction which leads to students developing deeper level thinking. Developing and delivering a project based lesson is different than the process utilized for traditional lessons. This assignment is designed to introduce you to the concept and provide practice developing a lesson which will use project based learning.
In this assignment you will develop a project based lesson plan by either transforming a current lesson, or creating a new lesson plan using the project based approach. Be sure to include the seven components of successful Evidence Based Practice (EBT) included in the Edutopia’s link included in the assignment resources.
Also, please be sure to review this and other resources provided, from these you will learn more about project based learning, help guide you and give examples of successful project based lesson plans.
Project based lessons consider a real life concept or problem for which students work with one another to derive a solution. As such, students are likely to derive different solutions since they are in charge of their learning.
Use the resources for the assignment as well as the many available on the web for project based learning and lesson planning
Include at the end a reflection on the learning expected by students from the plan you developed, and your understanding for how project based lesson will improve student learning in general.
Length: 3-5 pages depending on the project lesson or unit, not including title and reference pages.
References: minimum of 3 scholarly resources.
Your lesson plan should demonstrate thoughtful consideration of the ideas and concepts presented in the course and provide new thoughts and insights relating directly to this topic. Your response should reflect scholarly writing and current APA standards. Be sure to adhere to Northcentral University's Academic Integrity Policy. Review NCU's Academic Integrity Tutorial to refresh your knowledge of how to achieve academic integrity.
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