Below you can access middle school curriculum for, and see examples of, innovative best practices. Some of these resources may be cross-posted on multiple pages.


Integrated Studies

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Overview (video)
Ferryway School (video)
Ferryway School (video)

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Project Based Learning (PBL)

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Introduction to PBL (video)

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Buck Institute for PBL
Classroom 2.0 PBL group

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Kinetic Conundrum (video)

Authentic Assessment

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School of the Future (video)

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Creative and Critical Thinking

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Design thinking intro

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21st Century Learning

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Collaborative Learning

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Pixar lecture on collaboration, communication, and innovation
Teamwork at Landry Middle School
Private School Institution

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Differentiated Instruction

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cartoon (video)
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intro (video)
intro with example assignments (video)
intro (video)

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