Research Essay

Your task is to write a multi-draft research essay on a topic of your choice. You will begin by writing a proposal that highlights the value of researching your particular topic, obtaining teacher approval, writing research questions that guide your work, assessing the credibility and reliability of your potential sources and doing extensive research over the course of the next month.

Goals of the Unit

-Preparing for research assignments in high school

-To foster intellectual curiosity

-Crafting research questions

-Becoming a discerning reader of information

-Assessing the credibility and reliability of sources

-Correctly citing sources

-Reviewing essay writing and structure

Research-Essay-Rubric
Topic-Proposal
Credibility-and-reliability-of-sources
Source-and-Research-cards
Plagiarism
Classmate-research-edit-