ESLE Social Justice – 2015 (Spring)

ESLE Justice Project: Argumentative Research Essay Outline

Jundler 2015

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Over the next four days in the library, you will research a topic around justice. Your goal is to complete an essay outline that includes subtopics with evidence. The following handouts below can be used to assist you when researching on your topic.
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Day 1:  Understanding the Topic

Activity #1: Click on the following Wall Wisher and describe what justice means to you in 1-2 sentences.

Activity #2: How fair is our justice system? Wall Wisher

Day 2:  Understanding the Topic Continued & Pro/Con Organizer

Websites to assist with Keyword Development:

Day 3: Developing a Thesis & Find an Article from a Trusted Database

aw-icon tdsb google drive► Library Handout – ESLE Capital Punishment  (Pathfinder & Notetaker) – copy to Google Drive

Day 4:  Create an Essay Outline with Supports

 Gathering Evidence: Use the databases listed below to find evidence to support your argument.

Click on the following:

Use the keywords in the list below to help you with your online database searching:

Note Taking & Essay Outline: Take research notes using the notetaker below.  These notes will automatically save to your Google Drive.

  1. Use the Library Handout to take research notes and keep track of the sources that you use for this project.
  2. Need help using your Google Drive? Read this “How To” Guide
  3. Create an outline using the blank essay outline below. You may wish to look at the sample essay outline for help.