English 1A – Essay 4

This assignment is now a group project.

English 1A – New Schedule for Project 4 – Spring 2017

English 1A – Project 4 – Pres Rubric – Fall 2016

Here are some handouts and materials to help you organize and write the fourth essay:


students’ advice for Essay 4:

  • “Never overthink what the assignment is, but never underthink it either.”
  • “When doing a research essay, try to find as many sources as possible; that way you don’t run out of time in going back to look for more research. Do not procrastinate!”
  • “Take all of the steps leading up to the final draft seriously. They will improve its quality.”
  • “If you focus on each problem / solution individually, it makes the writing process a lot easier.”

Try these credible newspapers/magazines to find articles for this essay:

Try these library databases  to find articles for this essay:

  • Opposing Viewpoints
  • Academic Search Complete
  • CQ Researcher
  • SocINDEX
  • JSTOR