In a joint assignment from their Communications course and English 6, students in year 1 each chose a “MyStyle” project to exhibit their skills. By choosing a topic that was especially important to them, students were able to really invest in their topic. Students were allowed to choose topic, as well as presentation form. There was huge variety in the classes’ presentations. An official letter to the Prime Minister of England discussing climate change, a spoken word project about learning vs education, the story of sneakers as a fashion icon, and many more creative projects.
Here is a sample of some of their work: