Research Topic : Gadgets (Smartphone and Tablet) Impact on Kids
Introduction: The introduction should give an overview of what your report is going to be about and should also include the following
The research question
The thesis or claim
Your reasons to support your claim (These are your main points, which you have to address in the body of the report. Each main point should be addressed in a body paragraph and should include evidence from the research that you have already conducted. This is where our work on the annotated bibliography is going to be beneficial.) List the relevance of the research to you and the strategy/context that you will use. Refer to your writing plan and to the Components of An Argument in Choosing & Using Sources (152-154).
The Body of the Research Paper:
Address each main point from your introduction in a topic sentence. Each key point should be addressed in a body paragraph and should include evidence from the research that you have already conducted. This is where your work on the annotated bibliography is going to be beneficial.)
The opponents counterargument
Acknowledgement of the counterargument
Providing a response to the opponents counterargument: Refuting and providing alternative solutions.
Review the thesis and the main points and provide your final insights/comments about your thesis and main points. Bear in mind that this is your conclusion, which means you are concluding and not generating new ideas.
Style and Format:
Font: Times New Roman
Font Size: 12
Line Spacing: Double
Do not bold, italicize, or underline the title of your paper.
Word count: 1500 – 2000 words including references, but not including the biblography.
Include the Works Cited page if you are using the MLA style or References if you are using the APA style