Course Outline and Grades

General Outline

    All assignments are Pass/redo.

    You cannot turn in a level's assignments until the previous level has been passed

    ALWAYS work on the next levels even if you are unable to turn them in right away.

  • Formatting
  • Level 1
    • Mini-research #1: Write a formatted 2-page mini-research paper.
    • Mini-Research #2 Rewrite the #1 paper with certain constraints and conditions
  • Level 2
    • Tracking sheet 1 & 2
    • Fill in a form by summarizing two named-authored web articles
  • Level 3
    • Tracking sheet 3 & 4
    • Fill in a form by summarizing two articles from .gov or non-profit websites
  • Level 4
    • Tracking sheet 5 & 6
    • Fill in a form by summarizing two peer reviewed articles from our database
  • Level 5
    • Tracking sheet 7 & 8
    • Fill in a form by summarizing two peer reviewed articles from our database
  • Level 6
    • Tracking sheet 9 & 10
    • TS 9: Fill in a form by summarizing an e-book
    • TS 10:Fill in a form by summarizing a web article, a non-profit article, a journal article or an e-book.
  • Level 7
    • Compile all tracking sheets into an Annotated Bibliography

Obtaining a course grade

  • Level 8: The C Grade
    • Write and Pass an MLA paper based on the 10 tracking sheets
  • Level 9: The B Grade
    • Translate, and then Pass, that MLA paper into an APA paper
  • Level 10: The A Grade
    • Present a PowerPoint based on the MLA paper or complete 25 hours volunteer service