In-Depth Study Research Projects
At Lee Academy, one of our primary goals is to help gifted and advanced learners experience a sense of personal fulfillment and realize their full potential. In order to accommodate our students’ broad range of interests, Lee Academy developed its In-Depth Study program. Students in groups LS F through USD (juniors) participate in this long-term research project. They explore areas of personal interest and pursue their own passions through the development of an individual projects. Projects are presented at our Academic Fair.
Evaluation elements include:
Research: methods and materials; depth
Support: depth of research; sufficient details, examples, graphs, etc.
Organization: content follows a logical sequence
Cohesion: material is focused
Format: documentation style used correctly
Mechanics: grammar, punctuation, language,
Visual Aid: effective, clear, detailed, attractive, neat, creative, appropriate
Timely Progress: due dates, completion of elements