Historica

HISTORICA FAIRS

       YOUR TASK:·        

  • Students will be required to select a topic that reflects Canadian history, culture and pride.
  • Consider the following examples:  Family historyo   Famous historical Canadianso   Famous Contemporary Canadianso   Canadian Explorerso   Women’s Historyo   Issues in Canadian Society.
  • Starting Point: Visit http://www.thecanadianencyclopedia.com/index.cfm?PgNm=HomePage&Params=A1                              

GENERAL REQUIREMENTS:·       

  •  Project must be completed independently and at school. 
  • Books are NOT to leave the school library.
  • Quality over quanity. The intended audience is other students and teachers. 
  • Presentation Component:  Presentation is very important! Your work will have greater impact if it is presented in a creative and professional way.  3 Panel Display Boards ($10 at Staples).§  3-D Models§  Multi-Media Presentation: Power point, audio or video media minute, photo essay (this must be supported with a visual display).§  Journal entries (this must be supported with a visual display).§  Interpretive Artwork (this must be supported with a visual display).

  • In class time Schedule:

    Monday

    Tuesday

    Wednesday

    Thursday

    Friday

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    ·         100 minutes to select topic.

     

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    ·         Teacher conference.

    ·         Conference sheet due.

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    ·         40 minute research period

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    28

    ·         100 minute research period

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    30

    ·         40 minute research period

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    ·         40 minute research period

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    4

    ·         100 minute research period

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    ·         40 minute research period

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    ·         40 minute research period

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    PA DAY

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    ·         Rough copy due. 100 minute research period

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    13

    ·         Editing of rough copy and teacher and peer input for presentation.

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    ·         Typing good copy.

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    18

    ·         100 minute typing research period.

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    ·         Projects due

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    ·         Class presentations

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    ·         Class presentations

    22 Good Friday

    25 Easter Monday

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    ·         School Fair in gym.

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    29 Regional Fair at Pioneer Village