When evaluating the product students should use their success criteria. Students should gather evidence to show the success of the product. Their evaluation should focus on what extent they achieved their goal.
When evaluating the impact of the project (both the learning goal and the product), students might talk about how it impacted them personally or how it impacted others.
Possible impacts of the learning goal
Possible impacts of the product
Develops specific ATL skills
Meets a need in the community
Extends knowledge about an area of interest
Showcases the students’ skills or abilities
Gains confidence by completing an independent project
'When reflecting on the personal project, it is important to remember that the process can have a positive impact even if the product is not successful.'
Personal Project Guide