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English 201 - Fincham : Mini Rough Draft of Research Paper and Mini Revision Assignment

Assignment descriptions

Mini Rough Draft of Research Paper


1) To begin construction of the final draft

2) to present ideas for evaluation and response


- Must be an exploration of topic

- Includes research question or thesis statement

- Does not have to be formal

- Is a complete draft, including all ideas


- Typed, on paper

- Formatting to meet MLA manuscript guidelines

- No length requirement

- Must incorporate in text citations

Mini Revision Assignment 


1) To practice revision before the full version

2) Learning to re-see a draft and look for content-level problems


- Follow the directions given on the Mini Revision Assignment sheets


- The Brainfuse report on your Mini Rough Draft and your brief reflective.

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