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Research Writing - IEW: In Ten Easy Classes - Spring 2019
Throughout your child's education, your child will be asked to write research papers. This CAN be done without tears and tantrums! All you need is a step-by-step method. In this class, we will begin with simple, one paragraph research papers and progress until we write a five-paragraph, multi-source research paper using the IEW method of writing.
Students will learn about
How to brainstorm potential research topics and subtopics
How to locate and cite credible research sources
How to write a spell-binding dramatic opening
How to write a thesis
How to write a final clincher
How to write topic and clincher sentences for body paragraphs
How to write a transitional bridge
How to use stylistic techniques within their research paper
How to avoid banned words
How to write a bibliography/works cited using MLA format