Research Guide: STEM Innovators Essay

Research Guide: STEM Innovators Essay
Research Guide: STEM Innovators Essay
Research Guide: STEM Innovators Essay
Research Guide: STEM Innovators Essay
Research Guide: STEM Innovators Essay
Research Guide: STEM Innovators Essay
Research Guide: STEM Innovators Essay
Research Guide: STEM Innovators Essay
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Provide your students the opportunity to learn about an innovator from a STEM field with this research guide, designed to shepherd learning from the planning process to a polished essay through the use of L-EA’s thoughtfully scaffolded activities. 

A “10-second sub plan” (just print and drop on your desk!) or the basis of a weeks-long research unit, this product includes:

  • The Basics of MLA Style PowerPoint presentation to assist with essay formatting teaching
  • A research essay writing assignment handout that includes essay requirements, a due date calendar, research essay writing tips, a peer edit checklist, and standards-based grading rubric (Standards: CCRA.W.2, CCRA.W.7, and CCRA.L.3) - See PREVIEW
  • A STEM innovators research planning and note-taking activity that assists students on selecting a research subject and includes instructions for straightforward background research, a symbolic art activity, and a space to cite quality sources and record notes - See PREVIEW
  • A research essay outlining activity, where students can use their notes to construct the building blocks of their essay - See PREVIEW
  • All 6-pages of this lesson are provided in B&W and full color (for lucky teachers with access to color printing!)


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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.
Conduct short as well as more sustained research projects based on focused questions, demonstrating understanding of the subject under investigation.
Develop and strengthen writing as needed by planning, revising, editing, rewriting, or trying a new approach.
Write informative/explanatory texts to examine and convey complex ideas and information clearly and accurately through the effective selection, organization, and analysis of content.
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6 pages; 13 slides
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Teaching Duration
2 Weeks
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