Independent Study 2013

This is a rough idea to help you prepare for your project. Use it if you would like or you can create your own.


Topic Search

01/07/2013 - 01/11/2013

Once you have your topic, define your essential questions.

Essential Questions

01/14/2013 - 01/18/2013

Develop 6-8 STRONG essential questions. Use the IS packet if you need help using the question stems. If I can help, let me know. Remember, these DRIVE your research.

Research Time

01/21/2013 - 02/01/2013

Computer/Library time
This will be the only time in school that we will work on this project. Use your time wisely. Remember, you need at least 8 sources documented in Noodle Tools and at least one of those sources must be an actual book or magazine.

Visual Aids

02/04/2013 - 02/15/2013

You need at least 2 visual aids. You may not use the same type of visual aid for both tools.


02/18/2013 - 03/01/2013

Develop/Design your product. Remember, your product needs to show new learning.

Practice Presentation

03/11/2013 - 03/15/2013

Practice, Practice, Practice

Presentations Begin

03/18/2013 - 03/27/2013

Look for the presentation calendar to see when you present.