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Here is an amazing, comprehensive pre-made EXPLANATORY research & writing project.
It includes the project description, parent note, options for different products, requirements, rubrics, note-taking forms, bibliography information and even checklists to make sure students have met all requirements.
This is in .docx format, so it is completely editable to fit your needs.