PBL, Problem Based Learning, environmental science
This sample Problem Based Learning (PBL) unit focuses on creating earthquake friendly buildings and homes in response to the history of seismic activity in Illinois. Students explore concepts of engineering and tectonics. This unit is designed for educators who are learning to implement PBL into their classroom instruction.
Illinois Mathematics and Science Academy, "PBL Rock and Roll: Tectonics in Illinois" (2016). Teacher Resources. 38.