Step 1 Review the Research Process
Step 2 Choose a Cause to Become a Change Agent for Today
Research some current issues and choose one to align your efforts towards.
Healthcare Disparities with Covid-19
Policing in the US
Poverty and Education
Here is a list of ideas (Links to an external site.) to consider.
Step 3 Locate 2 Articles on your Cause
Choose 2 articles on your cause to use as research for your essay.
One news article on the issue from a reputable source
New York Times
One scholarly article on the issue from a reputable source.
Step 4 Complete a Reading Response Annotation Worksheet for the Scholarly Article
Perform each step as directed in the handout
Provide MLA citations as needed
Step 5 Write a Short Summary of the News Article
Write a 150 word summary of the news article about your topic.
What is the argument/problem/issue?
What are its the main points?
What are some solutions?
What 2 quotes can you use to support your ideas?
- Step 6 Save and Submit Both Documents
- Annotation worksheet for the scholarly article on your cause.
- Summary of the news article on your cause.