Identity Project


Many students add a visual component to their Identity Project, although it is not required. Past projects have included:

  • a video in which a student performed her self-choreographed dance and wrote about how dance is part of her identity
  • a narrative poem which the student presented in a bottle to represent her repressed feelings
  • a literal key ring with poems attached to it so they could represent the key to her

Identity Project Suggestions (Word Document) Some helpful hints when writing PDF version

Below you will find some samples of student work for the Identity Project listed by genre.

Identity Project Examples – Non-Fiction (Word Document)  PDF version

Identity Project Examples – Fiction (Word Document) PDF version

Identity Project Poetry Examples (Word Document) PDF version Some people have chosen to make their poems symbolic in presentation as well as language:

Identity Project Soundtrack Sample (Word Document) If you choose to do a soundtrack, your playlist should include 8-10 songs, each with a written description similar to these two samples PDF version

Identity Project Sample Interview (Word Document) A sample interview in which a student wrote about her future self PDF version