A fun end of the year project where students will select three types of scientists to research. They will use books, the internet, and expert interviews to learn about their chosen scientists. Students then will discover their interests and skills. Then students will link their interests and skills to one type of scientist in order to create a self-portrait as a scientists.
A portrait page
Guided research notes pages in short and long form
A note page to discuss skills and interests
A page to record citation information
A rubric for the assignment
Teacher tips for use
A selection of websites to guide research