1. Description of Our Team
William, Michael, and Mahir decided that global warming would be an excellent topic to research for Doors to Diplomacy. The original group was William and Michael until they ran into some technical difficulties. Therefore, they recruited Mahir to help with the technical aspects of the project.
2. Summary of Our Project
This project is designed to explain what global warming is and inform the public about the serious effects of global warming to our planet. This website was designed to present facts with out opinion coloring the information presented.
3. Our Computer and Internet Access
A. Percentage of students using the Internet at home:more than 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
E. Additional comments concerning your computer and/or Internet access (Optional):
We had to deal with a slow internet connection in the school building. Errors would occur that would wipe pages of unsaved work out.
4. Problems We Had To Overcome
We had trouble entering information for the personal narrative. After filling out all the fields, were logged out of Doors to Diplomacy and lost all work. We had problems attempting to change our URL which still ended up in failure. Also, we had technical difficulties until calling upon Mahir. He was able to put us back on track.
5. Our Project Sound Bite
Global warming was a very interesting topic to research and we enjoyed working together.
6. How did your activities and research for this Doors to Diplomacy Project support standards, required coursework and curriculum standards?
By working on this project we were able to earn points towards our gifted and talented program at school. We also met the school's requirements in using the internet to do research.