Producer

Step One - Read an overview of your job below:
You have been assigned the role of Producer. Your job is to research the monuments and memorials in the table below. You will also be working later with the Project Manager to write a script for your presentation and you will be in charge of filming the presentation. Your first job for this part of the project is to visit at least four important landmarks in Washington D.C. using the producer's project research sheet and the links that are provided. You will need to fill out the information that is asked for on the form completely and to print out a picture for the rest of your group. If you finish before your team members, you can visit the four landmarks that are optional. You will be telling important facts about these memorials to the other members of your group and they will use this information when you choose who your monument will honor! Click on the arrow below to watch the short video.

Step Two - Listen to the Secretary of State describe your job:





Step Three: Use your and the links below to complete your research.



Click on the links below to find information to use to complete your research sheet.

Required




Jefferson Memorial
Site_#1
Site_#2
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Lincoln Memorial
Site #1
Site #2
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Washington Monument
Site #1
Site #2
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Franklin D. Roosevelt Memorial
Site #1
Site #2
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Optional




Vietnam Veterans Memorial
Site #1
Site #2

Korean War Veterans Memorial
Site #1
Site #2

World War II Memorial
Site #1
Site #2

Marine Corps War Memorial
Site #1
Site #2

Permission has been granted to use photographs linked above for educational purposes without restriction.

Step Four: Get ready for the seminar.

You'll be meeting with other Producers to think about how decisions are made to choose someone to honor and remember. . What are some factors you need to think about? Fill out the first question on the Seminar Notetaking form before your meeting.

Click on the link for the Seminar Notetaking form.

Step Five: Attend the seminar.

While you are at the seminar discuss the questions that are on your form. Listen to what the other Producers have to say and write the best response you heard in the second space on the Seminar Notetaking form. Be sure to listen carefully so you can share this information with your Monument Planning Group.

Step Six: Attend the Project Summit Meeting


Now you're ready to make some decisions! You will meet with your group to choose the person you think is most worthy of a new monument, to plan the new monument and create a script for your presentation.

Click here to go to the Project Summit Meeting or click on the link on the menu on the left.