Virgin Islands Secondary Schools Department of Languages: English
2021 – 2022 Academic School Year
Grade 10 Easter Vacation Project
Congratulations! You’ve made it through the Lent term. Your final project for the school year will be in the form of an investigation. Yes, you will be completing a minor research!
Before you begin, review the key words and examples provided. Read through the entire documentbefore starting. If you have any questions, please feel free to ask your teacher.
KEY WORDS Theme: Central topic Topic: Specific subject matter to explore
EXAMPLE Theme: Music Topic: How Loud Music Affects Concentration
OR Topic: The Impact of Classical Music on Babies
DUE DATE: Week 3 (May 2 – 6, 2022) (2 points for submitting on time) TOTAL: 18 points
Step 1: Select one of the following themes. (1 point)
Education Technology The Environment Transportation Politics
Step 2: Create a topic based on your chosen theme. This topic will be the basis of your investigation. (2 points)
Step 3: Research a poem, newspaper article, or government publication relating to the topic, and insert it into the field below. The box will expand. (2 points)
Date created: When was the information created or published? (1 point)
Date accessed: Which date did you find the information? (1 point)
Link or Source: Where did you find the information? (1 point)
Step 4: Find a picture that relates to your topic, and insert it into the field provided. The picturemust contain words. (2 points)
Step 4: Reflect on your work. (6 points)
In no more than 150 words, discuss: – What you knew before your investigation, – What you wanted to know, – What you learnt.