Thoughtful research:. Moving beyond the topic! . So, what’s the big deal about research?. It’s just another project!. Research is a real - life skill. Research projects are training grounds for adult problem-solving and decision-making Which car should I buy and how much should I pay?
Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.
Moving beyond the topic!
Research projects are training grounds for adult problem-solving and decision-making
report has already been done (very well) by any number of encyclopedias.
Why should we ask you to waste your time?
Support or reject or critique
InventThoughtful research asks you to:
We are asking for . . . more meaningful, and more interesting research!
The thesis statement is typically located at the end of your opening paragraph. (The opening paragraph serves to set the context for the thesis.)
2 Simple equations:
Specific topic + Attitude/Angle/Argument = Thesis
(or 3 Ts: Topic + ‘Tude = Thesis)
What you plan to argue
+ How you plan to argue it
= Your thesis
The evidence may lead you to a conclusion you didn't
think you'd reach.
It is perfectly okay to
change your thesis!
As you read look for:
Remember, you are not alone. Check frequently with your teacher-librarian and classroom teacher for guidance!