Brochure Project.

There is a group of students from Whittier, Alaska that are coming to visit Whittier, CA.  You have been selected to create a brochure that will describe our city. 

  1. There must be a minimum of 2 pictures in the brochure.
  2. The brochure must represent the city of Whittier.
  3. All members of the team must share the workload equally.
  4. It must be colorful.

     1.  www.cityofwhittier.org 


     4. www.whittiermuseum.org

     5. http://maps.google.com/maps?hl=en&client=firefox-a&rls=org.mozilla:en-US:official&q=whittier&um=1&ie=UTF-8&hq=&hnear=Whittier,+CA&gl=us&ei=7E1cTLijAYfGsAPH7MznDw&sa=X&oi=geocode_result&ct=title&resnum=1&ved=0CCYQ8gEwAA

Rubric: Review and print out a copy of the rubric to be attached to you final project.  You can find the rubric here: http://rubistar.4teachers.org/index.php?screen=ShowRubric&module=Rubistar&rubric_id=1931100&

California Standards:
Sixth Grade: Language Arts Normal 0 0 1 49 281 2 1 345 11.1287 0 0 0 Research and Technology
1.4             Use organizational features of electronic text (e.g., bulletin boards, databases, keyword searches,e-mail addresses) to locate information.
1.5             Compose documents with appropriate formatting by using word-processing skills and principles of design (e.g., margins, tabs, spacing, columns, page orientation).

Seventh Grade: Language Arts

Normal 0 0 1 28 165 1 1 202 11.1287 0 0 0 .4 Write persuasive compositions:

a.              State a clear position or perspective in support of a proposition or proposal.

Describe the points in support of the proposition, employing well-articulated evidence 

Eighth Grade: Language Arts Normal 0 0 1 29 170 1 1 208 11.1287 0 0 0 Research and Technology
1.4             Plan and conduct multiple-step information searches by using computer networks and modems.
1.5             Achieve an effective balance between researched information and original ideas.