This project is designed for students to complete at the beginning of the year so that the teacher and students can learn more about one another which helps to foster a sense of community. The project can be completed in class or at home. The rubric and directions should be shared with students in advance of the project going home. Students should also be provided with an example of a completed project in advance. This download includes directions, a rubric and project questions.
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