Projects

There will be two main projects, one for each semester in this school year. The first project will be the Career Research Project and the the second semester will include research on their favorite author.

Career Research Project

This project consissts of students choosing a career that they would like to research for their future. The students will locate information (for an example of information click here Bureau of Labor Statistics Websites) concerning the necessary classes they will need to take in middle school, high school, and college. They will determine the college or training hours necessary to enter into the career. They will also investigate the pay and opportunity for advancement in the career.

The students will complete notes, a rough draft, editing of rough draft, and a final draft, which will be typed using word processing. The last item to be presented to the class will be a PowerPoint sharing the information given in the paper.

Author Research Project

This project will involve the student researching their favorite author. The student will make notes, a rough draft editing of rough draft, and a final draft, which will be typed using word processing. The last item to be presented to the class will be a PowerPoint sharing the information given in the paper.

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