Episode 4.3: The More Traditional Side of PBA: Canonical Texts & Whole Class Novels

In this episode of the Project Based Awesome Podcast, Erin and Chris begin a series of episodes focused on the more traditional side of teaching in a Project Based Awesome style. In this episode they focus on the use of canonical texts as whole class novels required to be taught based on district or school curriculum.


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Until next time...peace.


Some things Erin and Chris discuss in this episode:


  • Personal anecdotes (3:30)

  • What can be great in the through the use of canonical (or whole-class) texts? (12:00)

  • How we’ve used it/seen them taught or taught them ourselves that really works well in the PBA style classroom. (21:03)

  • What are some potential pitfalls? (30:25)

  • Resources (36:12)


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Websites:

www.projectbasedawesome.com


Resources:

Whole Novels for the Whole Class - Ariel Sacks


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Chris Butler: www.twitter.com/techteachtravel


Music credits:

Song: Two Men From New Jersey

Artist: We Is Shore Dedicated  

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