Learning Goal: I’m working on a writing project and need support to help me learn.
My topic is Pollution!!!!!!
Searching Information for the paper:
Browse sites related to your topic, jot down information you think would be important to
include in your final product.
As you browse the sites related to your topic, think about the following questions that you
will need to include in your final paper.
What is the problem? How do we know there is a problem (what evidence is
What causes the problem?
What are the possible future effects of the problem? How will it affect the world?
What is being done to solve the problem? Are there laws related to the topic?
What can an individual do to help?
The paper should have the following items:
Ø Cover page: This section should have the title of the paper, school name, your
name, instructor name, and date.
This section needs to talk about why a project or a problem is worth solving.
Also, you need to talk about the methods you used in the project.
This section should have the following:
1. Introduce project areas.
2. Identifies the context of the project.
3. Previous work.
4. Thesis/Purpose Statement (italic). The question of your project. This should
be located in the last paragraph of the Introduction section.
Once you collect your project results, you can reveal the results in this section as
both written and graphing.
Once you get all information about your project including background, results,
and other notes, discuss the findings based on the following two points:
• Major points: this section of your paper is considered the building block of
your project. You should be able to build major points, which build on each
other; they should move the project forward and toward its conclusion.
• Minor points are subtopics within your major points. It helps and supports the
major points. It could be statistics or supporting ideas.
In this section of the paper, you need to talk about how the project reflects on
people and the environment.
You should summarize the main findings in this section. Also, you can talk about
potential future work and what you recommend to be done in the future.
In this section, you need to acknowledge people who provide you with help, data,
resources, or other things. You can write names and where they work.
You must site and give credits to people whom you use their works in your
project. You can use any style of citation.