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EXPLORING THE MISSIONS OF CALIFORNIA Kelly Hughes
WHAT IF… <ul><li>Imagine that you are in charge of running your assigned mission. You have a friend who is interested in l...
PROJECT DESCRIPTION <ul><li>In this project, you will do the following: </li></ul><ul><li>Research your assigned mission u...
TIMELINE  <ul><li>Day 1:  Using the CA Mission Website, find your mission, and look for helpful information to include on ...
TIMELINE CONTINUED <ul><li>Day 6:  While in the Computer Lab,  upload your  Mission Report from your AlphaSmart to your st...
TIMELINE CONTINUED <ul><li>Day 9:  </li></ul><ul><li>1. Open your Brochure in AppleWorks </li></ul><ul><li>2. In a separat...
GRADING  <ul><li>You will be graded on your Mission Report and your Mission Brochure. </li></ul><ul><li>Mission Report </l...
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  1. 1. EXPLORING THE MISSIONS OF CALIFORNIA Kelly Hughes
  2. 2. WHAT IF… <ul><li>Imagine that you are in charge of running your assigned mission. You have a friend who is interested in learning more about the 21 California Missions. They would like to visit a mission, but can’t decide which one to visit. Create an informational brochure that will convince your friend that your mission is the one they should visit. </li></ul>
  3. 3. PROJECT DESCRIPTION <ul><li>In this project, you will do the following: </li></ul><ul><li>Research your assigned mission using the internet and the books we have checked out from the library </li></ul><ul><li>Fill out a mission fact sheet </li></ul><ul><li>Use the fact sheet to write a 3 paragraph research essay on your mission </li></ul><ul><li>Create a Mission Brochure to share information about your mission with others </li></ul>
  4. 4. TIMELINE <ul><li>Day 1: Using the CA Mission Website, find your mission, and look for helpful information to include on your Mission Fact Sheet </li></ul><ul><li>Day 2: Finish your Mission Fact Sheet using the books we checked out from the library </li></ul><ul><li>Day 3: Using the information from your Mission Fact Sheet, organize your information onto the Mission Graphic Organizer </li></ul><ul><li>Day 4: Using your Graphic Organizer, type a 3 paragraph essay about your mission using your AlphaSmart. </li></ul><ul><li>Day 5: Finish typing your essay on your AlphaSmart </li></ul>
  5. 5. TIMELINE CONTINUED <ul><li>Day 6: While in the Computer Lab, upload your Mission Report from your AlphaSmart to your student computer and spell check and edit your rough draft </li></ul><ul><li>Day 7: Fix any corrections Miss Hughes has made on your Rough Draft, and print out a Final Draft of your Mission Report </li></ul><ul><li>Day 8: </li></ul><ul><li>1.Copy and Paste your Report from Microsoft Word to Apple Works. </li></ul><ul><li>2. Go back to the Mission Website to look for pictures of your Mission to Copy and Paste into AppleWorks </li></ul>
  6. 6. TIMELINE CONTINUED <ul><li>Day 9: </li></ul><ul><li>1. Open your Brochure in AppleWorks </li></ul><ul><li>2. In a separate column from your pictures and report, draw the layout of your mission </li></ul><ul><li>Day 10: Create another column in your brochure for the Front Cover. On the Cover include a picture of the front of your mission and its name and address </li></ul><ul><li>Day 11: Edit your brochure and print it out </li></ul>
  7. 7. GRADING <ul><li>You will be graded on your Mission Report and your Mission Brochure. </li></ul><ul><li>Mission Report </li></ul><ul><ul><li>Must have 3 paragraphs </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Include all basic facts from Fact Sheet </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Use correct spelling, grammar, and capitalization </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Mission Brochure </li></ul></ul><ul><ul><li>Does your brochure include all required elements? </li></ul></ul>

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