research assignments by analyzing an essay's viewpoint


choose a course reading and write an essay that researches a point not considered in the reading.(i.e.,gender differences in Turkeys in the kitchen and reasons why they exist). Must use and use at lease one outside source for research.

-The joy of Reading and Writing: Superman and Me by SHERMAN ALEXIE
-A Woman’s beauty: Put-down or Power Source? by SUSAN SONTAG
-Turkeys in the Kitchen by DAVE BARRY
-A Reunion with Boredom by CHARLES SIMIC
-Is Google making us Stupid? by NICHOLAS CARR
(discuss a common element present in two works from the text while using research to further the discussion.)

The purpose of this essay is to being scaffolding research assignments by analyzing an essay’s viewpoint and using research for support.