To earn the grade of “A,” submit a paper that has: ___ a minimum of eight sources, six of which may be internet sources ___ six paragraphs: an introduction,4 supports, and a conclusion of at least 8 sentences each ___ Works Cited cards submitted on time for proofing; Works Cited page, properly formatted ___ at least 3 quotations in each support paragraph; at least one quotation from each source ___ a rough draft submitted on time for proofreading ___ a signed by a parent, final draft, corrected and revised, submitted on time To earn a grade of “B,” submit a paper that has:
Points to Remember:
1. Have a folder in your book bag to keep all your notes, cards and prints outs for this project.
2. The purpose of the introduction paragraph is to:
a) acquaint the reader with the topic
b) interest the reader
c) state your thesis (the last sentence of the intro paragraph, the point you are going to prove)