Glossary

General Terms

Terms
Definitions
ATL skill clusters
One or more of: communication, collaboration, organization, affective, reflection, information literacy, media literacy, critical thinking, creative thinking, transfer.
Bibliography
An alphabetical list of every source used to research the project.
Criteria
Specific elements the personal project product must meet to be a quality outcome, as defined by the student.
List of references
An alphabetical list of only those sources that are cited in the project presentation or report.
Product
What students will create for their personal project. The product may be a tangible artifact such as a sculpture, film, story or model. The product may also be a non-tangible result or result that has various aspects to it, for example, an awareness-raising campaign.
Report
A spoken or written account of something observed, heard, done or investigated, which aims to inform as clearly and succinctly as possible.

Command Terms

Terms
Definition
Describe
Give a detailed account or picture of a situation, event, pattern or process
Develop
Improve incrementally, elaborate or expand in detail. Evolve to a more advanced or effective state.
Evaluate
Make an appraisal by weighing up the strengths and limitations.
Explain
Give a detailed account including reasons or causes.
Outline
Give a brief account or summary
Present
Offer for display, observation, examination or consideration.
State
Give a specific name, value or other brief answer without explanation or calculation
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