Elements for Project Based Learning

  • Each activity focuses on team play, creativity and problem-solving skills.
  • Each session includes a challenging problem and a question.
  • The girls engage in a rigorous extended process of asking questions, finding resources and applying information.
  • The B.O.S. Kit Curriculum includes real-world context, tasks and tools that speak to the girls’ personal concerns and interests.
  • The girls have a voice and choice about the projects they create.
  • Each session includes time for reflection and evaluation. The girls will focus on what worked, the product quality, and the obstacles and how to overcome them.
  • Each activity includes opportunities for the girls to have open, candid conversations while giving and receiving feedback to improve their process and products.
  • Each activity includes resources and opportunities for the girls to expand their knowledge beyond the classroom.

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