English 107

For this assignment, you will submit the first half of your research paper using APA style. Be sure to include the following:

  • Title page
  • Abstract page  
    • Leave this page blank or use placeholder text. Do not write the abstract until you have completed your full paper.
  • First body page
    • The full title should be centered at the top of this page, followed by your introduction paragraph.
    • 1–2 body paragraphs should follow the introduction paragraph.
    • You must submit at least 1 full body paragraph.
    • Evidence from at least 1 credible and relevant source must be cited using APA in-text citation.
  • Reference page

For assistance with your assignment, please use your text, intellipath nodes, Web resources, and all course materials.

Please refer to the following multimedia course material(s):

  • Unit 4: Outlining, Drafting, and Editing

Grading Rubric: 

Content & Organization

Demonstrates understanding of the main features of an argument essay uses it to deliver a series of claims arranged in a logical pattern with transitional devices used to achieve coherence throughout the essay’s three parts: introduction, body and conclusion.

35%

Critical Thinking

Demonstrates the ability to craft a persuasive argument based on credible, reliable evidence from sources while acknowledging and integrating counterarguments into the fabric of argumentation.

35%

Presentation

Demonstrates effective college-level syntax and word choice; correct grammar and mechanics. Manuscript is formatted in APA style according to guidelines in the Sixth Edition. All uses of sources are cited in correct APA in-text citations that refer to a list of APA reference citations at the end of the paper.

30%

 

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