Dispelling Misconceptions, Opening Minds
Meadowridge Student Shares Her Personal Project Story
When Alice L. (Grade 10) started planning for her Personal Project, she hoped to dispel the misconceptions most people have about the homeless. She began her project in September, holding up a sign and inviting homeless people to come speak to her, and then published her findings in a book, Longing For Warmth.
Alice spoke with the Maple Ridge News about her Project, from start, to finish, to findings. Read Maple Ridge student interviews homeless, writes book.