“Project Based Learning” is a methodology where pupils have to carry out a long-term project with several milestones. This project must be something motivating and challenging. Assessment takes place during the whole process. Each milestone is assessed and the final result isn’t as important as the very process.
My pupils at Colegio Esclavas S.C.J.(5th Grade of Elementary School) have finished their first project. It was a “stop-motion” short film. They had to design a complete project from scratch: plot, script, drawing characters, backgrounds and creating the movement.
Here you can find the results: