The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates Book by Wes Moore

The Other Wes Moore: One Name, Two Fates Book by Wes Moore

Write a research paper that explores and explains the influences on the main character(s) in your Lit. Circle novel. This is an individual assignment that may have shared input and findings that come out of the Lit. Circle group. Outside research is required, and should add up to at least 2 sources. These resources may come in the form of literary criticism on the novel itself, research studies conducted on the sociological theories, and articles written about personality and psychological issues. Criteria Score Focus: Clearly stated thesis, reflecting pointed concentration on topic. Focus maintained consistently. 15 Content (non-fiction articles): Clear understanding of the topic and arguments demonstrated through ample and pertinent citations. (at least one from each source) 15 Content (fiction novel): Relevant connections made through examples of the plot, setting, characters and/or theme of the chosen literature circle novel. Include this novel as a source on your works cited 15 Format: ☐ Typed ☐ 12 pt font size ☐ Double-spaced ☐ Title page (optional) ☐ 4-5 pages ☐ Proper headings 5 Organization: Cohesive essay with effective opening & closing paragraph, containing topic sentences & good transitions. 15 Style: Consistent voice created with varied sentence structures and precise, pertinent word choices. Include the appropriate terminology from our course content. No 1st and 2nd person pronouns! 15 Documentation: Correct use of at least 5 MLA format in-line citations. _____/5 Includes a works cited listing of at least 3 sources (must use and cite each source at least once, including your novel) 10 Conventions: Evident control of grammar and conventions with minimal errors in spelling. 10