Project-Based Learning

Downloads and Resources from Forest Lake Elementary

Free tools, reading lists, web links and other resources to help bring differentiated instruction to your school.

April 26, 2010
Very colorful classroom bulletin board with a robot
Photo credit: Grace Rubenstein
Science themes, especially space, permeate Forest Lake Elementary, which partners with NASA as one of 50 NASA Explorer Schools nationwide.

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Example Project: Landforms

Collaborative unit plan - Grade 5 landforms ( 652K)

Landforms: Rubric for building a structure ( 244K)

Landforms: Diorama rubric ( 248K)

Landforms: Individual project assignment ( 220K)

Landforms: Webquest ( 656K)

Landforms: Rubric for making a brochure ( 248K)

Landforms: Multimedia rubric ( 248K)

Landforms: Storytelling rubric ( 244K)

Reading List:

Suggested Reading on Differentiated Instruction

Suggested Reading on Other Topics

Suggested Web Resources from Forest Lake

Here are some of Forest Lake staff members' favorite websites for finding videos, graphics, sound clips, and other assets for lessons.

School Snapshot

Forest Lake Elementary School

Grades K-5 | Columbia, SC
Enrollment
592 | Public, Suburban
Per Pupil Expenditures
$4,281 School
Free / Reduced Lunch
65%
DEMOGRAPHICS:
65% Black
27% White
5% Hispanic
2% Asian
5% English Learners
Data is from the 2009-10 academic year.


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