Here’s a sample Argumentative Research Paper. As usual, this student-written paper has strengths and also has weaknesses.
Here’s the Unit 4 Rubric. Based on these criteria, what grade would you give the research paper?
For your reference, here’s a student-written Bibliographical Analysis: Sample Unit 3 Essay
How well does the author synthesize her sources? What could be improved?
This is a real student paper turned in at SIU for Unit 1. It’s not perfect, but it’s a good example of the Investigative Essay form: Sample Unit 1 Paper
Here is the Unit 1 Rubric I will be using when I grade your papers.
What does the sample paper do well? What could be improved? What grade would you give it if you were the teacher?