This 2-part research project is for use as a summative assessment for students ranging from 9th grade through higher education. For high school students, it often represents the cornerstone of their portfolios given its length and intensity.
The assignment description provides the following:
- Assignment Overview (2 parts - essay and presentation)
- Samples of Topics (e.g. homelessness, college tuition, etc.)
- Organization (thesis, problem statement, possible solutions, conclusion)