The Make A Difference Project allows students to find a need in their community while providing a solution. Students will work in groups and document their interactions with community members as well as group members. Students will have fun with the project contributing to something within their community.
MAKE A DIFFERENCE PROJECT
Subject English Language Arts — Speaking and Listening, Writing • Math — Number and Quantity, Statistics and Probability • Social Studies — Current Events, US Government
Grade Level Grades 9-12
Resource Type Presentation
Common Core State Standards
Present information, findings, and supporting evidence, conveying a clear and distinct perspective, such that listeners can follow the line of reasoning, alternative or opposing perspectives are addressed, and the organization, development, substance, and style are appropriate to purpose, audience, and a range of formal and informal tasks.
Use the mean and standard deviation of a data set to fit it to a normal distribution and to estimate population percentages. Recognize that there are data sets for which such a procedure is not appropriate. Use calculators, spreadsheets, and tables to estimate areas under the normal curve.