AMP Homework Options
* Find a
book from a genre that you wouldn’t normally select, read it, and write a
* Do a
science project. Pick a topic that you
want to investigate, make a hypothesis, and do an experiment to prove it. Write a report on your findings.
something that you’re interested in and do a presentation to the class. The project could be a speech, power point,
model, poster, etc.
* Grab a
restaurant menu and pretend you’re going to go out to dinner with 3
friends. Make a list of what everyone
might order including drinks, appetizers, meal, and dessert. Find the total cost. (Don’t forget to include a tip of 20% of the
cost of the meal.)
you and your family are going on a one-week vacation to somewhere you’ve always
dreamed of going. Research the types of
activities that you can do there and make an itinerary (plan) for what you
would do on this vacation.
* Write a
children’s story similar to one you’ve read before. Pick a theme (something you want to teach your
audience) before you begin. Make it into
a book complete with illustrations and share it with the class and/or a
your own survey question and ask at least 20 people their opinion on your
topic. Using that information, create a
pie chart, line plot, or bar graph either on paper or the computer. Present your finding to your friends and/or
* Choose an
ORCA (Oregon Readers Choice Award) book and create a brochure or other type of
advertisement to entice others to read the book.
* Select an
artist that interests you. Look at
multiple pieces of their work and create your own piece of art that is similar
to their style.
* Write your
own play about friendships, good sportsmanship, or a favorite picture
book. Find friends to act out the parts,
practice, and turn it into a video to share with the class.