Country Report Description: An ongoing research project that showcases your student's knowledge of a Canadian Province, South American country, Central American country, or Caribbean Island. Requirements: This project has 4 different tasks and due dates throughout the year. Resources: Descriptions of the different project elements will be handed out as each piece approaches. Please click on the "task tabs" to view a detailed description of each assignment. Due Date: "Task 1" for this project is due Monday, November 20.
The Vertebrate Project Description: Create a model vertebrate with a visible backbone! Requirements: Vertebrate with a visible back bone, 3*5 notecard with the animal's scientific name (genus and species) Resources: Handout that outlines requirements, lifesaver backbone (given to you in class), other materials to create your animal, and a 3*5 notecard Due Date: 5M and 5F due (not yet assigned); 5T and 5L due (not yet assigned) *Once assigned, please visit the "Vertebrate Project" tab (off of the "Assignments" link) for more specific project information.
The Notable American Description: An autobiographical report on one of our nation's Notable Americans. Requirements: Autobiography on a Notable American, complete with a costume/artifact and note cards (with "talking points") for presentation Resources: Handout that outlines requirement and questions that need to be covered within the assignment, a "just right" book on your student's Notable American, and costume/outfit representative of the Notable American Due Date:Biography due to teacher (to make sure its "just right") by February 9th. Report, costume/artifact, and note cards due Monday, March 12th. *Please visit the "Notable American" tab (off of the "Assignments" link) for more specific project information.