Piece 1: Persuasive Essay on topic (the only time I will EVER allow you to use the words “I”, “me”, or “my”), Handed out Monday, April 28, 2014 Due __Friday, May 3, 2014__ Piece 2: Initial Noteson topic, 2 sources required, Handed out Tuesday or Wednesday April 29 or 30 , 2014 Due _Thursday, May 1, 2014__ Piece 3: Choose how you are going to present your final presentation you can use Prezi, Google Drive’s Presentations, create a video of the historical event, or use any number of free animation sites such as Wideo or GoAnimate. Handed out Tuesday or Wednesday April 29 or 30. Due ___Tuesday or Wednesday April 29 or 30, 2014____ Piece 4: Graph or Chart of demographics associated with your topic (examples include, but are not limited to: changes in production, consumption, differences between years, changes over time), 1 new source required. Handed out Tuesday or Wednesday April 29 or 30, 2014 Due Friday, May 2, 2014. Piece 5: People who impacted this topic in history. Find and explain the impact of three important people. 1 new source required. Handed out Monday, May 5, 2014. Due ___Thursday, May 8____ Piece 6: 5-7 photos, paintings, pictures or some visual representation of the topic, save to google drive, cite all sources, at least 1 different from the first two. Handed out Thursday, May 8, 2014 Due ___Monday May 12, 2014__ Piece 7: First Draft of Essay 950-1,150 word typed report on the history of your topic. Essay must use in-text citations, must include two direct quotes, and must have a works cited page. A minimum of 4 sources are required. Due ___Monday, May 9, 2014 ___by midnight on turnitin.com You will need at least 5 sources (none of which may be Wikipedia) and these must appear on a Works Cited page in correct MLA format (use EasyBib). This will be attached to a 950-1,150 word report, size 12 font, double-spaced, on your topic (making sure to cite all references in-text). Your first draft will be graded out of 15 points simply for being uploaded on time.
Piece 8: Final Draft of Essay 950-1,150 word typed report on the history of your topic 7-10 sources required, works cited page and in-text citations required, Due __Friday, May 16, 2014
by midnight on turnitin.com
You will need to make corrections to your first draft based on spelling and grammar mistakes and teacher comments on turnitin.com. The final draft will be graded by rubric.
Piece 9: Presentation, 2 minutes in length, which will be emailed or shared with Mrs. Doorenbos (email@example.com) Due: __Friday May 16, 2014 by 8:30 pm_______
This will be shown in class on _________________________ at ______________