Project-Based Learning in the World Language Classroom

Facilitator: Don Doehla


Please refer to the following links for this strand:


The PBL-WL wiki is found here.


To join the Edmodo group for this strand, you will need an account on - use this link to join our group.

All the handouts for this strand are posted on Edmodo, along with many other items.

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We will be using this hashtag for Twitter, both during the conference and into the future to continue our dialogue on PBL for WL: #pblwl

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Consider joining the WL Community Forum at Edutopia!


Join us every Thursday (except in July) for #langchat on Twitter. Our wiki has all the information you might like to know about us. Join the conversation, and add us to your PLN. Also, download our free eBook Web Tools for the 21st Century.

What is Project-Based Learning?


View a Storify on PBL
by clicking here.

The 8 Essentials of PBL:

1) Teaches Significant Content

2) 21st Century Skills

3) A driving question

4) In-Depth Inquiry

5) A need to know

6) Student voice and choice

7) Revision and Reflection

8) A Publicly presented product
Infographic courtesy of Buck Institute for Education

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Using PBL to Teach WL, by Don @Edutopia

More articles on PBL

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Infographic courtesy of Powerful Learning Practices Network

Connected Learning

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Infographic courtesy of Open Colleges (link embedded)