Research PaperGoal: Create at least a five page paper, along with a works cited page with at least 5 sources, on a topic of your choice. MLA style documentation and format will be used. Assignments will be as follows:
  • Research Packet (20 Points)
    • Assists you in choosing a topic and thesis statement
    • Communication tool for you and me
  • Research notecards (50 Points)
    • Due Tuesday, December 21st
    • Source Cards
    • Research Cards
  • Working outline (20 Points)
    • Due Wednesday, January 5th
    • Organizes notecard information
    • Last step before writing paper
  • Rough Draft
    • Due Friday, January 14th
    • Checklist from both you and another classmate/teacher/parent... (30 Points)
  • Final Draft (200 Points)
    • Due Friday, January 14th 
    • At least five pages
    • MLA format
    • Works cited page
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