STEP 1: TASK DEFINITION
Ask, "What's the task? What types of information do I need?"
Think about the final product you will need to create, and consider what special requirements you need to follow!
English 9B Research Essay
Prompt: Research an impactful leader in our state, country, or world (past or present).
Describe who your leader is and the details of their life
Discuss what they had an impact on
Explain how they created this impact
How to research:
Do NOT begin organizing and writing your essay until you have completed extensive research
Essay Content Requirements:
Essay provides a full, in-depth look at who your leader was, what they had an impact on, and how they made that impact
At least 2-3 different credible sources are used when researching
At least 2-3 direct quotes from your research are included in the essay
Correct in-text APA citations are included for direct quotes and paraphrasing in the essay
References page includes correct APA citations for all research sources used in the essay
Grammar and spelling is accurate