**If you dress up- you can earn extra credit points toward your project.**
Project Overview Objective: For students to research various aspects of American culture and politics during their assigned decade (1950's, 1960’s, 1970’s, 1980’s, 1990’s, or 2000’s). This is also an opportunity for students to work on research, communication and presentation skills.
Directions: 1. Students will work in groups of 1-2. 2. Each group member will select an aspect(s) of their era (see topics below) to research. 3. Each project should include information on the following:
Fashion/Clothing/Hairstyles (men and women)
Values (Culture, what was important, slang, etc.)
This project should provide the audience with an overall idea of what happened during that decade and what it would be like to live during that time period.
After researching the topic, students will need to determine the format the project will take.
Different formats that may be used (but are not limited to):