What is this project about?
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This is the second part to my DNA project with DNA ancestry
What do you want to get out of this project?
I want to learn about where my ancestors come from and my haplogroup and all that.
where did the skills go? we are taking skills out of the idea generation process, in an attempt to make projects more career-focused. If you want to get leveled-up for a project, share it with the appropriate guide or faculty member for feedback upon completion.
Turn your idea above into a guiding question.
Check out some resources on how to write a guiding question here.
How can we track things like haplogroups and how they show our ancestry.
What will it take for you to complete this project?
Use the table below to set your own timeline for deliverables, keep in mind when your final work product is due at the end of the cycle.
Keep in mind that this project cycle runs six weeks in total, as opposed to the typical four weeks.
Use this space to take notes, keep track of your sources, or conversations you have with people about this project.
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How do I embed my work product on notion?
Click below where it says "Untitled" this will open a new page with an embed block. You can click on this embed block to upload a file or link from your computer. You might also choose to create your project write on that untitled page itself.
Add a short description and cover photo
At the top of this page, you'll see a field where you can write a short description of what this project is about. if you hover over the title, you'll also see a place where you can "add cover". Pick a photo that captures the main idea of your project.
Reflect on this project cycle by answering the questions below.
The act of reflecting allows you to highlight the accomplishments and applications of your project. (questions courtesy of Powderhouse Studios)
Was your project meaningful?
Did this project matter? In what ways did it further your knowledge, force you to grow, or provide something useful?
This project was meaningful for me because I learned about where I came from and my heritage.
Was your project ambitious?
Given what you already know, did this project challenge you in meaningful ways?
Yes it was in my opinion.
Was your project deep?
Did your project engage with powerful ideas or tools? Additionally, did you engage with the material in a deep sense (i.e. did you develop ownership over the ideas or tools)? Can you utilize these skills independently now?
Yes. I explored my ancestry.