Week 9: Pre-Class Readings

By dr b, February 26, 2015

This week in class, we’re talking about structuring longer research papers and making good use of scholarship. First, I’d like you to take a minute to re-read “The Ill-Effects of the Five Paragraph Theme,” which you printed out some weeks back and also have a copy of attached to Quiz #2.

In addition, read these links:

This is a handout about using evidence effectively.

This handout covers the same material, but offers some really helpful questions to ask of your paper.

This is a great site for learning how to read sources for writing.