Ten points will be taken off of the grade for each day late.
All of the written work should be factual and based upon diligent research of your subject.
Do not give any opinions until you give your own conclusion at the end.
TASK POSSIBLE POINTS POINTS EARNED
Placed in a folder 5 points __________________
Topic headings 5 points __________________
Four colored pictures 20 points _________________
Correctly written pages 70 points _________________
Use large white poster board 5 points_______________
Written explanations 35 points______________
Appropriate, effective pictures 60 points_____________
They must be colorful and attractive
Four colored pictures 20 points_____________
Topic headings 10 points______________
Comprehensively, 70 points _____________
Turn this sheet in as your grade sheet.
The rubric is on the back. Include name, date, and block.
Oceanographic Environmental Exploration
Due A Day ___________ B Day _____________
Conduct research on an environmental problem that is affecting the future viability of our oceans, seas, lakes and rivers.
After careful study of your research, complete your findings through one of the methods listed below.
You must use at least three sources to get varied information.
Never use any quotes. Do not copy ( plagiarize) any of the research material.
Observe the Kellam Honor Code or you will earn a failing grade.
This applies to all the possible methods.
Write a Two page REPORT reaching from the top to the bottom of the page.
Use size twelve font, double spaced, not bold letters.
Use topic headings, an introduction, body, conclusion, and Sources Cited.
Include at least four pictures on a separate page.
Put this report in a folder with this page on the top.
Create a POSTER colleague with written explanations of the pictures.
Use a standard size poster and put pictures on it from magazines that represent an environmental danger to the Earth’s waterways.
For each type of picture include a two sentence explanation of the picture.
Organize the poster so that it has impact on the viewer.
Make a BROCHURE that has ten topic paragraphs in size 12 font.
A paragraph has at least four sentences. Do not use bold lettering
Place a heading at the beginning of each paragraph in bold font.
Include in the brochure four pictures with captions.
TOPICS which affect the oceans, seas, lakes and rivers
Acid rain Global warming Trash
Chemicals Weather Plastics
Oil Radioactive substances Overfishing
Sewage Runoff Excess nutrients
Metals Algal blooms Ship dumping