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Welcome to the 4th Grade Community Project!


Course Description: Teachers will learn the skills necessary to deliver an inquiry-based research project that incorporates wiki technology. Studying about their school's community from past to present, the project is designed to to develop a rich understanding of past and present history that is all around them.

Course Objective: Participants will learn how to develop student activities that:
• Use the Internet to study, examine and explore the community surrounding their school and how it has changed over time.
• Require students to develop interview skills as historians to record/podcast local history from community members.
• Use Wikis as a forum for collaborating on a research project.