NOTE: All assignments must be turned in by the assigned due date. There is NO excuse for not turning in assignments on time. If you are going to be absent, turn it in early. WORK NOT TURNED IN ON TIME WILL RECEIVE NO CREDIT.
Upcoming Assignments and due dates for The Research Paper and Presentation:
Note: Check the pages on the sidebar to the left for information on formatting, The Research Paper, and How to be Considered for an "A". They will be helpful.
Writing Assignment: Research Topic Description:
Describe your topic, tell why you chose it, and briefly summarize what you currently
know about it. Due: Thursday, 4/2
Writing Assignment: Formal Outline of your Research Paper, correctly formatted: Due Friday, 4/24.
Writing Assignment: First Draft of your research paper, correctly formatted: Due Thursday, 5/21.
Your first draft of your Research Paper needs to have the following to be considered for an "A":
A working thesis statement (in progress)
At least 1 1/2 to 2 pages of writing
At least one (preferably 2 or more) parenthetical citations in your text
A separate Works Cited page with at least 2 sources entered
Final Draft of Research Paper due Friday, 5/22 to Friday, 5/29. NO PAPERS WILL BE ACCEPTED AFTER YOUR CLASS PERIOD (SECOND OR THIRD) ON FRIDAY, MAY 29TH. Presentations begin Friday, 5/22. Your paper will be worth a total of 200 points, and your presentation will be worth a total of 100 points. Do them. On time.