Re: Sample Project for "Take Your Kids to Work" Day

Subject: Re: Sample Project for "Take Your Kids to Work" Day
From: Deborah Ray <debray -at- raycomm -dot- com>
To: Suzette Leeming <suzette -dot- leeming -at- gmail -dot- com>
Date: Tue, 2 Nov 2010 13:33:52 -0600

Another good one is writing instructions for making a paper
airplane. Kids could do instructions individually, or you could
pair them up, have each kids write instructions, then have
each pair trade instructions and try to build an airplane based
on their partner's instructions.

Good luck!
Deborah



On Nov 1, 2010, at 7:35 AM, Suzette Leeming wrote:

> Our company always organizes an excellent program for the Take Your Kids to
> Work day, which is going to be on Wednesday. I've always given a short
> presentation on technical writing, and then given them a short exercise -
> writing the instructions for making a peanut butter sandwich. I'm getting
> bored with that though, and wondered if anyone had any ideas on something
> else I could give them; preferably something that doesn't require a lot of
> preparation.
>
> Thanks in advance,
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