Projects

CHS class Ciera
CHS class Vince and Sam activity
CHS class Carmen Melinda Edith
CHS class Chris helps Joe and Kristen
CHS class Maria presents

Each multi-week unit features a project conducted by students who collected original data and conduct original research on their data. Projects include:

Slang Dictionary: Collecting peer language and finding examples of slang usage, which is compiled into a dictionary of all of the collected slang examples.

Portraits: Oral history interviews with family members to research language heritage and histories within students' families.

Ethnography: Ethnographies of communication in community field sites looking at language use within specific speech communities.

Click on the links above to view examples of each of these projects.