Research Essay Workshop

Research Essay Workshop
Research Essay Workshop
Research Essay Workshop
Research Essay Workshop
Research Essay Workshop
Research Essay Workshop
Research Essay Workshop
Research Essay Workshop
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Guide your students through the research essay writing process with this engaging workshop. Broken down into 5 scaffolded tasks (tied to 11 Common Core ELA standards), this project allows students to build on their own curiosity while practicing their research and formal essay writing skills.

Your purchase of this this product includes:

  • A presentation that introduces all 5 project tasks to your students and assists with the brainstorming of potential projects (with example photos)
  • A Fake News and Identifying Sources presentation
  • "The Basics of MLA Style" presentation
  • TASK 1: A selecting a topic and writing a research question activity that includes an opportunity to develop a basic understanding of a choice topic - See PREVIEW
  • TASK 2: A research note-taking journal that requires student to assess the quality of their sources as they record information necessary for later tasks
  • TASK 3: An annotated bibliography writing assignment that includes bibliography requirements, list of helpful resources, an example, and Common Core aligned rubric (ELA Standards: CCRA.W.7, CCRA.W.8, CCRA.L.3) - See PREVIEW
  • TASK 4: A research essay assignment handout that includes essay requirements, formatting example, research essay writing tips, a peer and self-review checklist, and Common Core aligned rubric (ELA Standards: CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.4, CCRA.W.7, CCRA.W.8, CCRA.R.3, CCRA.L.1, CCRA.2, and CCRA.L.3)
  • TASK 5: A detailed peer review activity worksheet


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All The Language of Educational Art’s writing workshops are provided in PowerPoint Show and print-ready, bookmarked, and adjustable PDF files. Please contact us if different file types or page edits are desired.


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Apply knowledge of language to understand how language functions in different contexts, to make effective choices for meaning or style, and to comprehend more fully when reading or listening.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English capitalization, punctuation, and spelling when writing.
Demonstrate command of the conventions of standard English grammar and usage when writing or speaking.
Gather relevant information from multiple print and digital sources, assess the credibility and accuracy of each source, and integrate the information while avoiding plagiarism.
Conduct short as well as more sustained research projects based on focused questions, demonstrating understanding of the subject under investigation.
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18 pages; 40 slides
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Teaching Duration
3 Weeks
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