- Use MLA citation
- Distinguish between types of sources
- Summarize sources
- Evaluate sources
- Apply research to course text
The Assignment: For each article, you will turn in a 1page, singlespaced response that includes the following. Label each section.
Citation (Use MLA format. For help go to OWL(http://owl.english.purdue.edu/owl/section/2/11/)
Summary (Be sure to present the main points, and demonstrate by using examples and quotations)
Evaluation (Explain the strengths and weaknesses of the content, type, and author of your source)
Synthesis (Briefly explain how you would use the source in a research paper about the literary work)
Assessment and Grading:
You should use the rubric to help guide you while you are working on the project. Please refer to the Glossery for the definition/explanation of terms. The assessment categories for this project will be:
– I will provide you with a sample of the work if needed.