Is there a difference between problem-based learning and project-based learning? I found this post from John Larmer, in the Edutopia blog, a good explanation of the similarities and differences between project-based learning and problem-based learning. Here is his summary:
The author explains that in each, the essential elements of “gold standard” project-based learning are present.
How useful it would be to have a scaffold to help design the task! You might like to explore the Global Digital Citizenship Foundation’s solution fluency which provides a step-by-step guide using the 6 Ds process – define, discover, dream, design, deliver, debrief.