1. Description of Our Community
The target community in our project, Chang Cheng Community, is a traditional community that features gathering of historical tribes. In order to benefit local people and integrate local resources, several enthusiastic residents in the community founded Chang Cheng Committee in 1972, which held many activities in the following thirty years to serve the local people.
2. Summary of Our Project
Our project reports on Taiwanese operas practiced in Chang Cheng Community. It aims to present Taiwanese Operas from the following perspectives: The platform of the elderly, passing down the experiences, the introduction of the members in the opera troupe, the achievement and the prospects. We will also record their ideal of living and learning. It is hoped that our project can promote the idea of community development in this society.
3. Our Computer and Internet Access
A. Percentage of students using the Internet at home:21-50%
B. Number of workstations with Internet access in the classroom:more than 6
C. Connection speed used in the classroom:dedicated connection
D. Number of years our classroom has been connected to the Internet:more than 6
4. Problems We Had To Overcome
Throughout the preparation process of this competition, we found ourselves disagreeing with each other over several issues. However, we tried hard to negotiate with each other and finally reached consensus. Beside, we had a difficult time trying to keep a balance between license test, monthly exams and our project. Other difficulties we met include the arrangement of the project and some technical obstacles, such as insufficient web-page skills. When encountering these problems, we work together to solve them, we either also our teachers for help or search for relevant information online to help us get through.
5. Our Project Sound Bite
We learned the spirit of ‘Living and learning’ from those grandpas and grandmas in Chang Cheng Community, and the importance of passing our culture down to our offspring.
6. How did your activities and research for this CyberFair Project support standards, required coursework and curriculum standards?
We applied what we have learned in school, such as Flash skills, to practical use, and we also learned the importance of teamwork.