Designing a Pet Habitat

Designing a Pet Habitat

School: International Montessori School of Hong Kong Project Summary: Students in year 6 were tasked with designing an animal habitat for a lower year pet. Pets included lizards, fish, and even an iguana! Students used the design process in order to best understand...
Creating a School News Team

Creating a School News Team

Sample Clips from the Newsroom All the broadcasts (Youtube Channel) School: Delia School of Canada, Hong Kong Project Summary:  Students will create a school wide youth news team to help report on stories within the school. The news will air regularly from a location...
PBL and Creating 21st Century Learners

PBL and Creating 21st Century Learners

Ever tried to untangle a knot comprised of a thousand rubber bands? Or find the end of invisible tape that seems to have stuck to the roll? It’s frustrating. And oftentimes damn near impossible. So is trying to become a 21st century teacher or learner without a system...
Go DEEPER with Authentic Learning This Year

Go DEEPER with Authentic Learning This Year

I want to paint a scene I’m sure all of you are familiar with. Four judges sit casually on a couch, pen and paper in hand, listening discernibly to a speaker who pitches his idea for the latest break-through product. On this episode, a humble farmer from Arcadia,...