Tag Archives: MLA

R&W: Drafting for MLA Research Essay

We had a work day in the library today to continue editing/making changes to our first draft for our second round of peer editing on an updated draft/version of your essay tomorrow. A second rough draft checked in tomorrow will … Continue reading

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R&W: MLA Research Essay Help

We looked at a few sample essays today before I went through the following documents and you brainstormed your thesis for homework. The following related, helpful items are linked below: Quotation Help Brief MLA Citation Guide and a long one from OWL … Continue reading

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R&W: MLA Research Paper Intro

We first began by completing the following journal entries in our notebooks: Regarding our previous unit, what did you think of Blink? Explain. Did you enjoy your student facilitated discussions, or could they be improved in the future? How? On … Continue reading

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R&W: Note taking + Research Writing

We used our Cornell notes taken regarding the assigned Freakonomics chapter to first share with those with the same chapter excerpt before breaking up to jigsaw with other chapters and complete the collaboration exercise. From there, we went through the … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Peer Edit #1

You were placed into groups of three today to begin the first round of peer editing for your rough draft. We will continue tomorrow with the same groups after debriefing in the room, just with another group member’s paper that … Continue reading

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Honors 11: Critical Relationships + Research Begins

We first finished our critical relationships work and discussed in small groups what we came up with while I walked around and checked in your proposals for the essay. I also stamped in your CR work. We will share out … Continue reading

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Honors 11: MLA Citations

Your first assignment was to find the answers to the attached questions and submit to me when finished for points (here’s the blank version we filled out). Here is more helpful MLA information. HOMEWORK: Read and annotate as needed Duncombe’s … Continue reading

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