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260 resources with the concept research writing

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Do Some Research

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Internet research worksheet, students conduct library or Internet research on Mount Vesuvius then draw a picture and write a report about the topic.
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Do Some Research

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Internet research worksheet, students conduct library or Internet research on the Thames River then draw a picture and write a report about the topic.
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Do Some Research

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Internet research activity, students conduct library or Internet research on latitude then draw a picture and write a report about the topic.
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Do Some Research

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Internet research worksheet, students conduct library or Internet research on the Yangtze River then draw a picture and write a report about the topic.
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Do Some Research

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Internet research worksheet, students conduct library or Internet research on the Rio Grande River then draw a picture and write a report about the topic.
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Do Some Research

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Internet research worksheet, learners conduct library or Internet research on weather fronts then draw a picture and write a report about the topic.
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Do Some Research

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Internet research worksheet, students conduct library or Internet research on clouds then draw a picture and write a report about the topic.
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Do Some Research

For Students 4th - 7th
In this Internet research worksheet, students conduct library or Internet research on humidity then draw a picture and write a report about the topic.
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Recipe for a Research Paper

For Teachers 8th
Students examine the process of writing a research paper. They conduct research, take notes, develop an outline and bibliography, and analyze the steps to writing a rough draft and final paper.
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My Dream Job

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Learners write a research paper about their dream job. They organize their paper using research notes, and support their main idea with supporting details.
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How to Avoid Plagiarism: When to Cite Sources

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Give credit where credit is due. And avoid the dire consequences of presenting someone else's ideas as your own! The focus of this short video is on when to cite information and how to avoid unintentional plagiarism.
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How to Use Sources to Write Essays and Evaluate Evidence

For Teachers 9th - 12th Standards
Says who? Just because someone posts an item doesn't make it true. The big idea in this little video is that researchers must verify, verify, verify.
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Sociology

For Students 9th - 12th
What exactly does sociology entail? Sociology is a broad field that covers many topics, including culture, mass media, and social movements. A helpful handout prepares scholars for typical writing found in college-level sociology...
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Man's Search For Meaning: Writing Assessment (Final Multi-Genre Project)

For Teachers 9th - 12th
Conclude a study of Viktor Frankl's Man's Search for Meaning with a research project that asks readers to investigate what various religions and philosophies believe is the meaning of life. The resource packet includes a list of...
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Pre-Reading Preparation

For Teachers 5th - 7th
Students research the English Renaissance era. In this research lesson, students complete this activity before reading the story The Prince and the Pauper to learn about the history. They pick topics and work in groups to research them. 
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Determining Authority and Accuracy

For Teachers 3rd - 12th
Learners determine the authority of any source of information including books, web sites, and individual "experts". With an activity worksheet, they are guided through the activity, evaluating the authority and accuracy of one web site.
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The Research Paper - Searching for a Subject

For Teachers 11th - 12th
Students research a website to look for potential topics for a research paper. They develop a narrowed prioritized subject list on an index card (3X5) using word processing program.
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Learning About Rain Forests

For Teachers 4th - 5th
How many rainforests are on our planet? Start this lesson by defining the word characteristic and reading a story about rain forests. (There is no book recommendation included, but A Rainforest Habitat by Molly Aloian and Bobby Kalman...
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Researching and Writing a Biography

For Students 4th - 7th
In this literature and writing graphic organizer worksheet, students choose a famous person to research. They fill in important facts that are described in the graphic organizer which start with the birth and childhood to the adulthood...
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Women in History: Research for Expository Writing

For Teachers 6th - 8th
After reading an excerpt from Amelia Earhart's autobiography, The Fun of It, learners explore various nonfiction resources about her life and write a short newspaper article on a specific event. They then develop a longer piece of...