Writing a Research Paper

NEW!  Writing a Research Paper

Class will cover the following topics:

  • Choosing a topic
  • Choosing/evaluating resource materials
  • Formulating a thesis statement
  • Note taking
  • Plagiarism
  • Writing a rough draft: introductory paragraph, body paragraphs, concluding paragraph
  • MLA citation:  footnote and bibliography

This eight-week course is recommended for students in grades five and up who already have a foundation in writing paragraphs with topic sentences and concluding sentences.  Students should also be comfortable writing multiple paragraphs on the same topic, but not necessarily have completed a full research report before.

Students need to have access to a library and be able to check out books on their topic.

$125 for eight weeks

Next class begins Tuesday, February 7, 2017  9:00-9:55 am

Holly is an approved vendor for River Springs, Harbor Springs, Sage Oak, Julian, Sky Mountain, Mountain Peak, Inspire, and Dehesa Charter Schools.

For more information or to enroll your student, call Holly at 951-302-0540 or email at holly.dodson@verizon.net