1. Description of Our Community
My hometown is located at the southwest part of Chengdu Plain. It’s a beautiful place with long history.Our hometown is a place with beautiful scenery and rich resources. The main agricultural products are rape, orange, fish, tea, etc. Xilai Town is taken as the core to develop rural tourism.
2. Summary of Our Project
After over a month of investigation, interviewing, material collecting and sorting, we have finished the task on time. Our hometown has been heavily promoted and people have been taught to cherish lives, protect environment, love their own hometown and welcome guests from all directions with warm heart.
3. Our Computer and Internet Access
A. Percentage of students using the Internet at home:less than 20
B. Number of workstations with Internet access in the classroom:1
C. Connection speed used in the classroom:dedicated connection
D. Number of years our classroom has been connected to the Internet:4-6
E. Additional comments concerning your computer and/or Internet access (Optional):
Use the same education network. The school now possesses a computer room equipped with 36 computers, which is able to meet the basic requirements of teachers and students.
4. Problems We Had To Overcome
During the investigations and interviews, students’ schedule of study clashed with that of interviews, so we had to coordinate with all parties to fix interviews at weekends and communicate with relevant department to gain their support.
5. Our Project Sound Bite
The ancient town has its own ancient tradition, old story, traditional culture and abundant local special products. Now people are living a life of higher standard. However, a large quantity of waste is produced during constructing. At the same time, we should strive to protect the environment for the sake of our health. And everybody should contribute his effort to make the earth young forever and make it the beautiful homeland of human beings. Everybody should fulfill his obligations and start from minor things around to make our hometown more beautiful.
6. How did your activities and research for this CyberFair Project support standards, required coursework and curriculum standards?
After having finished study, students used weekends to do the research on the projects of Internet Exposition. In this way, students got colorful extra-curricular life and got improvement in social practical ability as well.