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Monday, May 8

  1. page 4.Writing the paper edited ... The length of the paper may vary, depending on the type of project, but it should be at 3-5 ty…
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    The length of the paper may vary, depending on the type of project, but it should be at 3-5 typed pages (8th-12th grade) in length to adequately cover the topic. The body contains the important facts that you have gathered from books, encyclopedias, magazines, and other references.
    Need Help with your Thesis Statement?
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    have a one sentence thesis statement
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    first paragraph.
    Find examples of how to write a good thesis statement from Easybib.

    You can find a good explanation of how to construct a thesis statementfrom the University of North Carolina.
    Need more help with writing a thesis statement? View this powerpoint from the English textbook
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Wednesday, November 16

  1. page 4.Writing the paper edited Guidelines for the Research Paper ... attempts to achieve find a solution. x-Title PageYou…

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    attempts to achievefind a solution.
    x-Title PageYour paper should be written with an MLA style heading:
    There is no special title page unless your teacher requests it.
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  2. page 4.Writing the paper edited ... {Sample paper in MLA 8 format.pdf} Body of paper ... facts that the student has you hav…
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    {Sample paper in MLA 8 format.pdf}
    Body of paper
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    facts that the student hasyou have gathered from
    Need Help with your Thesis Statement?
    All inquiry papers like this need to have a thesis statement within the first paragraph.
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  3. page 4.Writing the paper edited ... You need to make sure that you are paraphrasing or summarizing from your resources. The Harva…
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    You need to make sure that you are paraphrasing or summarizing from your resources.
    The Harvard Guide to Using Sources can help explain the difference between paraphrasing, summarizing, and quoting.
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    you are.
    The student

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    contained in the report.your paper.
    The body
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    material that the studentyou learned during
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    course of the project.your research.
    Conclusion
    Briefly describe the knowledge that you have gained as a result of completing the research. The
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  4. page 4.Writing the paper edited Guidelines for the Research Paper ... based in nature .A nature.A problem-solving project …

    Guidelines for the Research Paper
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    based in nature
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    nature.A problem-solving project
    x-Title PageYour paper should be written with an MLA style heading:
    There is no special title page unless your teacher requests it.
    Starting in the upper left hand corner of the first page list: name, teacher's name, course name and date. All lines should be double spaced. Double space again and center the title. The title should be in the same size font as your paper, do not underline or bold your title. The Title should have standard capitalization; it should not be in all caps.
    Open below to see an example of a correct heading:
    {sample MLA style{Sample paper heading.docx}in MLA 8 format.pdf}
    Body of paper
    The length of the paper may vary, depending on the type of project, but it should be at 3-5 typed pages (8th-12th grade) in length to adequately cover the topic. The body contains the important facts that the student has gathered from books, encyclopedias, magazines, and other references.
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    NO DUMPING ALLOWED: Plagiarism, or copying word-for-word is not allowed.
    Your teacher will ask you to submit your work to Turnitin.com. Follow instructions from teacher to submit work.
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    your resources.
    The Harvard Guide to Using Sources can help explain the difference between paraphrasing, summarizing, and quoting.

    Follow this guide from Easybib to help you determine if you are.
    The student should be able to read and understand all information contained in the report.
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Tuesday, November 1

  1. page home edited ... All students in grades 6th-8th will work with both their English teacher and social studies te…
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    All students in grades 6th-8th will work with both their English teacher and social studies teacher to complete a research paper.
    6th grade: Each student will select a person from history and write about one compelling aspect of this person.
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    6th grade Oct 2015 noNov 2016 without passwords.doc}
    7th grade: Each student will select an event in America's past that changed the course of history.
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    {ela ss paper pathfinderfor 7th grade no passwords Oct 2015.doc}2016 without passwords.doc}
    8th grade:
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    driving question.
    All 7th and 8th grade students need to complete the approval form below:
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    research paper 2015.docx}2016.docx}
    Social Studies Research Paper
    High School only:
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