Pick A Project is a great way to differentiate learning. This activity is meant to be used as a culminating project for Unit 4 using Howard Gardner's Multiple Intelligences.
The projects are created from the selections in the Reading/Writing Workshop Book and the first selection of the Student Anthology.
There are several ways to use “Pick A Project.”
Teachers can give students a choice of a project to complete or students can pick their own project to complete.
The projects can be used to challenge your high end learners.
Pick a Project can be used as a Literacy Center.
Students can complete a project with partner.
Projects can be shared in small groups or whole class.
Graphic Organizers to scaffold the projects (teachers can decide if they want to use these depending on the students' abilities). These include:
Write an Outline
Wordless Book (make as many copies as you need)
Venn Diagram for the compare project