Student Showcase

Making An Impact

Project-based learning helps students go beyond the classroom. By engaging in real life situations and problems, sharing these projects publicly can make an impact on their communities and to the world.

November 30, 2021

Compare/Contrast Essay (Student Showcase)

I studied the video The Impact of Jenny Simpson throughout the module. In the CYL I was tasked with reading an article Physiotherapy Goes High Tech. After reading this I used a variety of strategies to compare and contrast the video with the article. Tatiana Long
November 30, 2021

Beauty in Video Games (Student Showcase)

I had to make a game trailer so I made a video on the game Forza horizon 5 and its was really good. Gavin Banks
November 30, 2021

Mustang Connect The Dots (Student Showcase)

My assignment was to make a connect the dot around an image and I chose a 69 Boss 302 Mustang as my base. I had to manually type in the coordinates of each point and in total took me a half hour to figure it out and type all 90+ points. Mitchell Stanley
November 27, 2021

The Things They Carried (Student Showcase)

My idea behind the final product that I submitted was just to do it the best way I could. However, I initially wanted to do the other option HERO gave me at the time, which was to write a short story. For that, I wanted to write a story as realistic and interesting as I could but since i spent way too long doing research I decided to change and […]
November 24, 2021

Create a Museum Exhibit (Student Showcase)

Throughout this project you have been comparing organisms from the past to organisms on Earth now and predicting what an organism from the future might evolve to look like. Now using that data you have developed and the information you have gathered, you will museum exhibit about your futuristic organism and how it evolved to be well suited to the environment of Earth 10,000 years from now. Pedro Belo
November 24, 2021

Party planning (Student Showcase)

The idea of this final product was to have fun with everyone in the class, we had a party, programmed or sent songs, it was so much fun and I think it would be cool for people to see some of the work and what we did because it was really cool Noami de Carvalho
November 24, 2021

My favorite movie (Student Showcase)

This Final Product is a video from Youtube that I have done, in which I discuss about the movie “Race”. So in this video I explain the theme of the movie, showing my favorite scene and things like that. Other people should watch/listen to this video because it talks about a quite amazing movie (with a beautiful moral), that it is actually related to a true story, but that isn’t […]
November 24, 2021

Prom Night (Student Showcase)

It’s a whole package with all you need to shine in Prom night. My goals were to acchieve people that are excluded. People should read it, because it’s full and really detailed. Maia Di Mauro
November 24, 2021

Analyzing “ Why happiness is healthy” by Elizabeth Landau (Student Showcase)

The text is analyzing an article and its language, content, and structure. Other people should see it to learn how to properly analyze a text and see if it is good to take information from. Maria Luisa Arriel
November 24, 2021

Party Planning (Student Showcase)

It’s time to Party! The party is going to be run on Friday, 4th of December, with all Middle School Ph students (Botafogo, Barra, Freguesia, Tijuca and Icaraí), divided by class shifts: Morning and Afternoon. Let’s work in collaboration? For this Final Product you will need to choose which category you would like to work on. In the following file you will work in collaboration with students from other classes, […]
November 24, 2021

Final Product – Rotate and Run (Student Showcase)

Your task in this final product is to make a public service announcement or PSA. Your PSA needs to answer the question, “How do we make sure natural resources are available to everyone?” The work you have done in the steps and modules of this project should have laid the ground for you to understand that the sun powers the processes on earth and those processes make resources. Marina Talarico
November 24, 2021

Create a virtual Art gallery (Student Showcase)

In this activity you will create your own virtual art gallery based the criteria you created in Module 1 and using the images you uploaded in step 1. Lara Yumi
November 24, 2021

Evolution – Final Product (Student Showcase)

Throughout this project you have been comparing organisms from the past to organisms on Earth now and predicting what an organism from the future might evolve to look like. Now using that data you have developed and the information you have gathered, you will museum exhibit about your futuristic organism and how it evolved to be well suited to the environment of Earth 10,000 years from now. Amanda Soares
November 23, 2021

History of Humanity (Student Showcase)

The Final Product is to represent in a easy way the History of Detroit under the imigrations occuring in United States during 1917.My goal was to share the effects and problems suffered by the immigrants, because of the hard conditions on the country.It’s important for people to learn about the migrations and their effects on the population. Pedro Ramos
November 23, 2021

Review of current Detroit information (Student Showcase)

It’s my take on Detroit, based on current information, in case you want to know my opinion for whatever reason, here it is. Lucas Gianni Mondin Almeida
November 23, 2021

Music as Poetry (Student Showcase)

The idea behind this final product was to make students listen to different kinds of music. Igor Cruz Scheibe Kim
November 21, 2021

Ted Talk (Student Showcase)

The Final Product that I chose was from Impact of Technology and in this final product I talked about if it was right for the U.S. to bomb Japan. My goal was to inform people about this disaster and to see if the U.S. were right for bombing Japan. I think other people should read, watch and listen to this final product because it contains a lot of good information […]
November 20, 2021

The best movie ever (Student Showcase)

In a nutshell, my final product is about the movie Grown Ups 1, where I talk about the characters and their lives, give a brief summary and tell the part that I like the most. My goals were to convince people to watch the movie, and I think it’s interesting for them to read the presentation and know more about the story and the characters who participated. Bruna Campos de […]
November 18, 2021

Predatory gaming practices (Student Showcase)

These slides were made to enlighten people about the possible dangers in daily gaming practices. That’s because many consumers of these products don’t even realize the risks they are exposing themselves to, making it important for them to be warned about such an underrated topic. Alexia Varoveska
November 17, 2021

How changes to culture and environment have impacted the Detroit (Student Showcase)

With this project, I wanted to discuss how the various cultural and environmental changes in the city of Detroit helped change it, for worse. My goals were to show how “simple” things that happened in the past can set roots so deep that they follow through for a long time, causing an imminent downfall of a once great city. João Paulo Fernandes da Cruz
November 17, 2021

Sleepy Hollow – Epilogue (Student Showcase)

This project consisted of making a sequel to the end of a horror story called Sleepy Hollow. The end of this story leaves many mysteries in the air, so it was given the mission to close the story. I think I did a good job on this sequel, trying to make the story complete and explaining the ending of the original story. Vinicius Ranieri