This complete unit has everything you need to teach writing a research paper from start to finish. Everything here is classroom-tested with hundreds of high school and beginning college composition students. There are 50 pages of teacher notes, handouts, worksheets, activities and examples, all in an easy-to-follow progression.
Includes pre-writing, how to find appropriate sources, taking notes, writing body paragraphs using the "research sandwich" method, outlining, introductions and conclusions, revising, group work, MLA formatting, avoiding plagiarism and group work. Also included are fun activities for something a little different.
Using this unit, your students might actually enjoy writing research papers!
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