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  1. page home edited ... Studies Research PaperStudents Paper for Middle SchoolStudents in middle ... this paper. …
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    Studies Research PaperStudentsPaper for Middle SchoolStudents in middle
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    this paper.
    Middle School only:

    All students in grades 6th-8th will work with both their English teacher and social studies teacher to complete a research paper.
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    their field.
    Pathfinder for 6th graders: {ela ss paper pathfinder for 6th
    Sixth grade Nov 2016 without passwords.doc} students will use this research guide to find information in a variety of sources.
    7th grade: Each student will select an event from the Civil Rights Movement that changed the course of history.
    Pathfinder for **7th graders**
    8th grade: Each student will select a topic related to the Renaissance period and develop a driving question.
    All 8th grade students need to completeEighth graders will use the approval form below:
    {Approval form for ELA SS
    research paper 2016.docx}
    Social
    guide as a way to find information from a variety of sources.
    Social
    Studies Research Paper
    High
    for High School only:
    To receive honors' credit for any social studies class, students must complete and receive a passing grade on a social studies research paper during the semester in which they are enrolled in the course.
    Students will receive directions about due dates and selecting a topic from their social studies teacher.
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  2. page 1.Selecting a Topic for HS edited ... 1. The right to die: Whose choice is it? 2. How does divorce affect children? ... to get …
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    1. The right to die: Whose choice is it?
    2. How does divorce affect children?
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    to get help?help
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  3. page 1.Selecting a Topic for HS edited ... Selecting a research topic from University of Michigan-Flint Need Help Designing a Good Resea…
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    Selecting a research topic from University of Michigan-Flint
    Need Help Designing a Good Research Question? Try these pages:
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    US History.
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    Good Research Questions ask the following:1. Is the question about an issue that is important historically and/or in modern times?2. Can the question be debated without a right or wrong answer?3. Is the research question too broad or too narrow?4. Will this question hold your interest for several weeks or more?5. Do you have access to enough resources available to answer the question?
    6. Is the question a new spin on an old idea or does it solve a problem?
    Gale Topic FinderTo
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    in Gale.
    Click
    Click the Topic
    When you click on a section, you will see a list of articles from Gale on the right.
    Disciplines andwith suggested topics:topics and research questions:
    There are seven categories, or major disciplines within social studies
    Your project must fit into one of the following seven categories.
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    Selecting a research topic from University of Michigan-Flint
    Need Help Designing a Good Research Question? Try these pages:
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    at Duke UniversityUniversityList of over 150 essential questions in US History.
    To help you refine a topic and develop good keywords and search terms for your topic try the Topic Finder in Gale.
    Click the Topic Finder on the lower left side of the page. A wheel will appear with sections matching your search.
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  5. page home edited ... Social Studies Research Paper High School only: ... must complete and receive a passing g…
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    Social Studies Research Paper
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    must complete and receive a passing grade on a social
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    the course.
    Students will receive directions about due dates and selecting a topic from their social studies teacher.
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    well-organized paper.
    This is an inquiry based research paper and once selecting a topic, the students must write a research question to answer.

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Tuesday, October 17

  1. page 1.Selecting a Topic for HS edited ... Need Help Developing your Topic? Try these pages: Identifying a topic from The Writer's Handb…
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    Need Help Developing your Topic? Try these pages:
    Identifying a topic from The Writer's Handbook brought to you by the University of WisconsinGet help in selecting a topic from the library at Fort Lewis College
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    University of Michigan-FlintHowMichigan-Flint
    Need Help Designing a Good Research Question? Try these pages:
    How
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    George Mason UniversityWhat is a good research question from the Writing Studio at Duke University
    To help you refine a topic and develop good keywords and search terms for your topic try the Topic Finder in Gale.
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    your search.
    When you click on a section, you will see a list of articles from Gale on the right.
    Disciplines and suggested topics:
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Wednesday, October 11

  1. page home edited ... Pathfinder for 6th graders: {ela ss paper pathfinder for 6th grade Nov 2016 without passwords…
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    Pathfinder for 6th graders: {ela ss paper pathfinder for 6th grade Nov 2016 without passwords.doc}
    7th grade: Each student will select an event from the Civil Rights Movement that changed the course of history.
    Pathfinder for 7th graders: {ela ss paper pathfinderfor 7th grade Oct 2016 without passwords.doc} **7th graders**
    8th grade: Each student will select a topic related to the Renaissance period and develop a driving question.
    All 8th grade students need to complete the approval form below:
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  2. page 5.MLA format and citing your sources edited ... All students grades 6th-12th will use MLA 8. Find video tutorials that will help you cite you…
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    All students grades 6th-12th will use MLA 8.
    Find video tutorials that will help you cite your sources.
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    works cited page (grades 8th-12) or bibliography (grades 6th-7th).page.
    The school has a subscription to Noodle Tools. Create an account so that you can save all your sources.
    You must create your citations in Noodle Tools.
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    are required for high school students
    All information quoted, paraphrased or summarized must be properly cited.
    Use the following tools to help you create parenthetical citations:
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    To see sample in-text citations visit OWL Purdue Online Writing Center here.
    Bibliography
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    magazines, etc.
    Please follow MLA format for your bibliography. Students in 6th and 7th grade will include a bibliography in MLA 8 format.
    If you are in high school, you should have a Works Cited page. Every

    Every
    resource that you list at endon the works cited page must be
    If you need help with MLA 8, please open this guide.
    See Ms. Kahn in the library for further assistance or email her here: ekahn@pftsta.jppss.k12.la.us.
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    Briefly describe the knowledge that you have gained as a result of completing the research. The
    conclusion may consist of simply one or two paragraphs describing the general ideas that you learned.
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    required for high schoolall students
    Use MLA 8 for your citations.
    You should use Noodle Tools to format your in-text citations.
    All information must be properly cited.
    Bibliography/Works Cited
    All students will use Noodle Tools to create citations.
    Students should have a variety of sources including electronic, print, non-fiction, reference, newspapers, magazines, etc.
    Please follow MLA 8 format for your bibliography. Find help on OWL from the Purdue Online Writing Lab
    If you are in high school, you should have a Works Cited page. EveryEvery resource that
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