Jody’s book History Class Revisited: Tools and Projects to Engage Middle School Students in Social Studies can be preordered through Routledge Publishing here. Coming out in May, 2016, this book discusses the unique possibilities and challenges of working with middle school students to make social studies/history relevant.
Our project based learning unit was one of the projects featured in the Buck Institute’s book: Setting the Standard for Project Based Learning.
We also discuss it with Suzie Boss and John Larmer in this Google Hangout about the book: check it out!
Teaching, writing, and trying to figure out what's what in this evolution of learning