Student: Stanley

Research paper instruction

Research Paper Rubric

Theology grades 9,10,11,12

(Rev 2/2020)

 

 

A) Punctuality

      Paper was handed in on the due date…..10 pts

 

     Outline was submitted………………… 20 pts

 

 

B) Formatting

1) Appearance

     The paper is spaced 1.5 or double spaced…….….3 pts

     Times New Roman Font………………………....3 pts

     Font size: 12…………………………………..….3 pts

     Proper margins (1 in.) …………………………...3 pts

     No extra spaces between paragraphs…………….3 pts

     Paper is written in 3rd person unless

        Otherwise specified……………………………5 pts

 

2) Page Numbers

       Page numbers are on the bottom right hand

       Corner of the pages……………………….…….5pts

 

3) Length of Research

       Grade 9 and 10: 3-4 pages

       Grade 11: 4 – 6 pages

       Grade 12: 5 - 8 pages……………………………5 pts

 

4) Title Page / Heading

       a) First and last name…………………………….5 pts

       b) Teacher’s name………………………………..5 pts

       c) Date……………………………………………5 pts

       d) Class and Block……………………………….5 pts

       e) Title of research paper…………………………5 pts

 

5) Bibliography / Reference Page……………………..20 pts

      a) Every source is properly formatted

      b) Use of the following citation formats:

            1) MLA

            2) APA

            3) Chicago Manual Style

      c) Research Sources

             There are at least 3 approved sources………………..30 pts

             (10 pts for each source correctly formatted source)

C) Organization

 

1) Introduction / Thesis Statement

     Research paper includes an opening statement explaining the

     topic and purpose of the research.  The statement is clear and

     well stated with a minimum of a 5 line paragraph…………………25 pts

 

2) Conclusion

     At least one 5 line paragraph that clearly summarizes the topic,

     research and  supporting ideas as well as insights, conclusions and

     what was learned while doing the research…………..……………. 25 pts

 

3) Research must include evidence of analysis using examples and

    making connections utilizing at least 3 source quotations.  They must

    be properly introduced, formatted and justifies or demonstrates the

    introduction / thesis statement.   ……………………………….……30 pts

 

4) Mechanics

     a) Proper spelling……………………………………………………5 pts

     b) Proper punctuation……………………………….……………….5pts

     c) Capitalization……………………………………………………..5 pts

     d) Grammar……………………………………….……………..…. 5 pts

 

 

 

Notes:

 

a) Research paper instruction is available on You Tube

 

b) Sources are available in the SJV Library Data Base

 

c) Research help is available Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday,

    or by appointment in room 107 at the beginning of lunch.

    Representatives from the English Department will be available.

 

 

 

     The source you need to use

 

https://search.credoreference.com/

 

https://search.ebscohost.com/login.aspx?authtype=ip,uid&custid=cjrlc107&groupid=main&profile=ehost&defaultdb=nlebk

 

 

Budget: $10.00

Due on: May 04, 2020 00:00

Posted: 5 months ago.

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