ENG101 Project 1 and 21

ENG101 Project 1 and 21

Project 1 & 2 Taking a stand: Parenting License For project 1 and 2 you will be taking a stand on the issue of implementing a parenting license. Project 1: present a clear stance in favor of a parenting license with a clear thesis and 3 clear reasons with sufficient support (at least 1 source for each reason provided) Project 2: present a clear stance against a parenting license with a clear thesis and 3 clear reasons with sufficient support (at least 1 source for each reason provided) Length: 2-3 pages for each project Format: Typed, double space, list of resources used at end of paper (minimum of 3) Helpful tips: · State your stance first in a clear thesis with an although and because clause · Include 3 specific reasons for your stance · For each reason, offer specific support ( facts, statistics, examples, expert opinion) · Make sure you are using sound logic and avoid fallacies · Remember to list the sources used at the end · Make sure to properly introduce sources: Provide name of source or organization (credentials if it is an “expert”), and the year it was published or last updated Rubric: Thesis · Takes a clear and specific stance · Offers rationale ( because clause) · Offers qualification ( although clause) · Concise wording with parallel structure /5 Body Paragraphs · 3 logical and specific points · Specific and adequate evidence from credible sources · Appropriate source introduction and incorporation · Clear analysis /10 Organization · Appropriate length · Logical arrangement · Use of strong transitions /5 Word Choice · Academic/professional tone · Avoids cliches, slang,absolutes,informal pronouns,and loaded words · Concise phrasing,varied word choice, sentence clarity /5 Free from errors /2.5 Page Length ( 2-3) /2.5 /30