Multi-Genre Research Project Historical/Cultural Perspectives from 1984 or Lord of the Flies



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Group 1: Print Media

  • Advice Column

  • Application-job, school, etc.

  • Dictionary of specific language

  • Editorial

  • Headlines/Front Page

  • Letter to the Editor

  • Magazine Article

  • Magazine Article

  • Mission Statement

  • Newspaper Article

  • Obituary

  • Recipe

  • Wanted Poster




Group 2: Visual with Words

  • Ad

  • Bumper Sticker

  • Business Cards

  • Cartoon

  • Greeting Card

  • Invitation

  • Invitation

  • Neighborhood Flyers

  • Poster

  • PowerPoint

  • Response to Art

  • Travel Brochure

Group 3: Visual Display

  • Certificate

  • Collage Storyboard

  • Graph

  • Magazine Cover

  • Mandala

  • Map

  • Menu

  • Picture/Photograph

  • Postcard

  • PowerPoint

  • Recipe

  • Scrapbook Page




Group 4: Informational

  • Assignment Sheet

  • Calendar/Agenda

  • Campaign Speech

  • Directions

  • Directions

  • Encyclopedia Entry

  • Idea Web

  • Interview

  • Interview

  • Lab Report

  • Membership Cards

  • Memo

  • Police Report

  • Pro/con List

  • Resume

  • Survey

  • Timeline

  • Timeline




Group 5: Creative Writing

  • Conversation

  • Eulogy

  • Letter

  • Personal Narrative

  • Pledge

  • Poem

  • Prayers/Meditations

  • Report Card

  • Short Story

  • Skit

  • Song

  • Telegram

  • Top Ten List

  • Travel Journal




Group 6: Structured

  • Book Review

  • Contract

  • Critical Analysis

  • Descriptive Paragraph

  • Descriptive Writing

  • Essay

  • Letter

  • Manifesto

  • Persuasive Essay

  • Report

  • Report

  • Speech




Grading:

Structure (20%): Paper includes: decorated front and back cover, title page, table of contents, dear reader page (introduction), at least 5 genres (one from each category—one must be from Category 6), epilogue/endnotes page, works cited page; dialectical journal is attached (graded separately)

Quality of Content & Style (40%): Each of the required elements is strong in its language, clarity, meaning, and information. The writing meets the intended purpose and matches needs of the audience.

Creativity/Appropriateness of Genres (20%): The paper shows thought, effort, and creativity on the part of the writer. The genres included are varied and appropriate for the content presented and specific genre conventions are met.

Research (20%): Research was thoroughly performed and documented and at least 5 sources were used and cited.

Final Rubric

_____/10 Cover—front and back—professional looking/visually appealing

_____/5 Title page---Name, Date, Title—12 pt TNR D.S.

_____/15 Dear Reader/Preface page---12 pt TNR D.S.—briefly summarize your novel and explain what inspired your selection of the topic; describe what your intentions were in preparing the project and what you hope to convey to the reader/audience. Letter format with signature or report-style

_____/10 Table of Contents---identify each item by a title and assign each a page number

_____/75 Five genres---one per page (more than likely)---creativity applies---some may be longer, more visual, etc, than others---do NOT label the genres (the table of contents should do that)-use titles where appropriate, ex. Poem title or masthead for newspaper---each item should “feel” as if it is connected and belongs –see next item…

_____/10 Unifying element---provide a theme, quotation, visual symbol, etc. that carries throughout and is woven through each genre---for example ---“big brother…”

_____/15 Epilogue page—Handout provided—type up answers 12 pt TNR (Self-assessment/Reflection)

_____/15 Works Cited Page

______/30 Rationale/Notecards (3 pts per card)---number flexible -----10 (Minimum)

_________/ GRAND TOTAL 185

______/ X bonus genre pieces (extra credit) up to 10 pts per

______maximum allowable extra credit

166-205 A to A 148 - 165 B to B+ 129- 147 C to C+

Other Items Connected to the Reading that Are Graded Separately

_______/15 Your Research Proposal Typed

______/160 (8 pts per entry) Dialectical Journal

______Any Reading Check Quizzes/Other Class Assignments Related To Novels


Laura Strandberg
EDT 427 Sec. A
Multigenre Research Design



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