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Mr. Egan Spring 2018

Project

 

Leadership Project 2018

Step One: Research - FINAL NOTES DUE - Wednesday, January 24

  • Identify the question on leadership [related to your assigned time period] that you want to answer.
  • Research this person or movement      
  • Take notes  

Step Two: Outline for Five Paragraphs - FINAL OUTLINE DUE - Friday, January 26

Creative Title: Specific Subtitle

Introduction

  • Context - background - 2-3 sentences
  • Insight into all three topic sentences
  • Thesis - Although A, B because C

First Body Paragraph

  • Topic Sentence #1: your first argument
  • Set up - Context (sorry Frank)
  • Signal Phrase and DTE -
  • Citation
  • Analysis of DTE connecting to the topic sentence
  • Signal Phrase and DTE -
  • Citation
  • Analysis of DTE connecting to the topic sentence
  • Transition to next paragraph

Second Body Paragraph

  • Topic Sentence #1: your first argument
  • Set up - Context
  • Signal Phrase and DTE -
  • Citation
  • Analysis of DTE connecting to the topic sentence
  • Signal Phrase and DTE -
  • Citation
  • Analysis of DTE connecting to the topic sentence
  • Transition to next paragraph

Third Body Paragraph

  • Topic Sentence #1: your first argument
  • Set up - Context
  • Signal Phrase and DTE -
  • Citation
  • Analysis of DTE connecting to the topic sentence
  • Signal Phrase and DTE -
  • Citation
  • Analysis of DTE connecting to the topic sentence
  • Transition to next paragraph

Conclusion - Suggest larger implications of the thesis. Summarize your thesis and include a forward-looking event.

Step Three: Write your Paper  - DUE Wednesday, January 31

Step Four: Interview and Transcript

Step Five: Outline of the podcast - what aspects of leadership, from [your assigned time period] remain today?

Step Six: Create a podcast

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