Project: Interior Designer Project

Teacher: Jenny Prichard
School: Topeka West High School
Location: Topeka, Kansas USA
Start Date: 04/07/2010
End Date: 05/14/2010
Project Plan
Unique Requests of
Participating Mentors:

Mentors who would like to help a student explore in the career field of Interior Design and/or have experience/interest in home improvement and design.


Students as an Interior Designer will complete their final project by re-designing their room. They will research and present information about their personal style, room arrangement, and budget. Mentors will assist in finding appropriate interior design websites, assist in design/style ideas, and budget.


1. Family & Consumer Education: Interior Design 2. Career/Life-skills



Grade Level:


Content Area:

Family & Consumer Education/Interior Design

Student Outcomes:

1. Interior Design Portfolio * Bedroom Room/Floor Arrangment * Style/Design Collage & Resources * Style/Design Budget 2. Student/Mentor messages

Evaluation of
Student Outcomes:

1. Interior Design Portfolio Rubric 2. Class Participation/Messages

Teacher Role:

Teaching the interior design curriculum in order to prepare students with their final project. Also facilitate positive communication between students/mentors.

Mentor Role:

1. Communicate with student(s) 2. Assist student in completing Interior Design Portfolio by providing appropriate resources and advice in redesigning a room