Assignment for the Social Issue Argument Research Essay
Instructions: Your essay must be typed in Times New Roman font and double spaced in size 12 type. You must have a header, a heading, and a title. Indent 1⁄2 inch for paragraphs. Follow MLA guidelines. Submit in Turnitin.
See the last page for the outline of your essay.
Choose one of the following topics and argue “for” or “against.”
Argument Essay 1
In Blackboard, under the heading “MLA Documentation,” read the items on MLA Documentation.
The item titled “2016 MLA Formatting and Documentation” is especially helpful. Here you can find information on how to document a quote or summary for an “Article Accessed through a Database” (pp. 20-21),
and a “Work on a Website” (pp. 30-32). Your “Works Cited” page should look like the example on page 48.
Watch the online lecture videos for writing an argument essay.
Length: Three (3 1⁄2 pages), plus a “Works Cited” page, containing at least five (5) reputable and peer reviewed/referred sources. Total: Five (5) pages. You must use MLA Documentation Guidelines for in-text documentation and works cited. Carefully document your sources.
Do not plagiarize. Students who do will get a grade of 0 (zero). Outline of Your Social Issue Argument Research Essay
Argument Essay 2
rubric is in the attached photo