Looking for ways to make teaching more fun? Do you want to demonstrate the exciting successes in your classroom to other teachers and parents? Introduce your students to the wonderfully creative projects found in The Ultimate Guide for Student Product Development & Evaluation.
This book offers a step-by-step introduction to using creative projects in your classroom confidently. The authors give ideas for integrating projects into your existing curriculum, ways to help students plan and create their projects, and easy, effective evaluation strategies. The book also provides strategies for making sure that your students’ hard work is noticed by other students, parents, and community members.
Of course, what would The Ultimate Guide be without the ultimate student project planner? This reproducible student planner takes your students step-by-step through every phase of the project development process. A sure hit with students who tend to wait until the last minute, the student planner is the perfect cure for the chronic procrastinator.
Filled with more than 250 pages of creative project ideas, suggested evaluation methods, and common sense teaching advice, this book promises to bring life to your classroom.
Frances A. Karnes is professor of curriculum, instruction, and special education at The University of Southern Mississippi. She is widely known for her teaching, research, publications, innovative program developments, and service activities in gifted education and leadership training.
Dr. Kristen R. Stephens is assistant professor of the Practice for the Program in Education at Duke University. She received her Ph.D. in special education with an emphasis in gifted education at the University of Southern Mississippi.