WRITING WORKSHOP: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation

In this Lesson, you will learn: To understand the steps involved in planning and creating a PowerPoint (multimedia) presentation To follow these steps to create a PowerPoint (multimedia) presentation   Lesson: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation A multimedia presentation allows you to provide information in an interactive way by combining a variety of media—text, graphics, even … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Creating a PowerPoint Presentation

WRITING WORKSHOP: Thesis Statement, Sources Check, Notecards Check, Outline

are no NEW instructions for this lesson. By now, you should have PRINTED each of the three lessons: 06.04 Finding and Using Sources; 06.5 Documenting Sources; and 06.7 Writing Workshops: Research Report. Go back and re-read these as many times as necessary, to make sure you have: Used the required minimum NUMBER of SOURCES (you … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Thesis Statement, Sources Check, Notecards Check, Outline

WRITING WORKSHOP: Documenting Sources (Plagiarism, MLA style)

In this Lesson, you will learn: To document sources properly   Lesson: Documenting Sources In the last lesson, you learned about finding sources. To review, there are two basic kinds of information sources:   Source Characteristic Examples Primary   Provide direct, firsthand knowledge Letters, journals, diaries, original manuscripts, questionnaires, interviews Secondary   Provide interpretations of, … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Documenting Sources (Plagiarism, MLA style)

WRITING WORKSHOP: Finding and Using Sources

This week we begin working on two major assignments to finish out this semester: Writing a Research Report & Creating a PowerPoint Presentation. Both of these will be based on the same research. It is important to understand that you need to use all the time that you have. For example, if you finish this assignment … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Finding and Using Sources

WRITING WORKSHOP: Research Report

In this Lesson, you will learn: To produce an original Research Report ********************************************************************************************************   Lesson: Writing a Research Report Learn What It Is You have chosen your Topic. Now, it is time to write. Writing a research report gives you an opportunity to learn about a topic in depth by investigating a question or an … Continue reading WRITING WORKSHOP: Research Report