Monday, October 1, 2007

Monument Project

Due Dates:

1st Period: October 15th, 2007

2nd Period: October 16th, 2007

3rd Period: October 17th, 2007

4th Period: October 18th, 2007


1. 1st year Intermediate students must select an American Monument; 2nd year must select a World Monument (not in the United States).

2. Product must be 3 dimensional

3. Base must be 12” x 12”; height must not exceed 18”

4. Project must include a 2 page (typed, double-spaced, Times New Roman font) report that includes the following information:
a. Location
b. History
c. Construction Materials
d. Method of Construction

5. Some examples of monuments (students may select from this list, but their choices are only limited by geography: 1st years – American; 2nd year - NOT American)

a. American:

i. Arlington National Cemetery
ii. Independence Hall
iii. Korean War Memorial
iv. Jefferson Memorial
v. Lincoln Memorial
vi. Mount Rushmore
vii. Vietnam Veterans Memorial

b. World:

i. Machu Picchu
ii. Pyramid of Giza
iii. Taj Mahal
iv. St. Peter’s Basilica
v. Great Wall of China
vi. Coliseum
vii. Easter Island Statues

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