Purpose of the project in social science:

  • essential components of school based evaluation.
  • Become sensitive to changing societal needs and expectations.
  • Make learning intresting, motivating and participatory.
  • Enhance understanding of different cocepts, principles in the subject.

Internal evaluation of 20 marks:

Part 1 Tests 10 Marks
Part 2 Assignments 5 Marks
Part 3 Prject work 5 Marks


Following essentials are required to be fulfilled for its preparation and submission-
1. The total length of the project report will not be more than 15 written pages of foolscap size (A-4 size).
2. The project report will be handwritten and credit will be awarded to original drawings, illustrations, photographs, Artworks, good layout and creative use of materials.
3. The students should continuously discuss the topic with the teachers and prepare a draft before finalizing the report.
4. The project report will be presented in a neatly bound simple folder.

The project report will be developed and presented in this order
Cover page showing project title, student information, school and year. (see example)
List of contents with page numbers. (see example)
Acknowledgements (acknowledging the institution, offices and libraries visited and persons who have helped). (see example)
Project Overview: Purpose, Aim, Methodology and experiences while doing the project. (see example)
Chapters with relevant headings. (see example)
Summary and conclusions based on findings. (see example)
Planning and activities to be done during the project, if any giving a calendar of activities. (see example)
Bibliography: should have the Title, pages referred, author, publisher, year of publication and if a website the name of the website with the specific website link which has been used. (see example)
• All the photographs and sketches should be labelled and acknowledged. (see example)
Teacher’s evaluation report (see example)

Evaluation of Project under the following guidelines: