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Develop research skills: Sources/References – Minimum of three (3) resources required. Only resources provided through McCallie’s online resources and accredited websites may be used. When utilizing a search engine, Google Scholar and Sweet Search are recommended.
Develop writing skills (3–5 page paper).
Develop public speaking skills and experience through oral presentation (5–7 minutes).
Improve understanding of the United States government and the machinations/features responsible for its function.
Research a topic from the project topics list and write a 3–5 page paper (with clearly defined introduction, body of content, and conclusion), give a 5–7 minute oral presentation sharing your research and personal thoughts while utilizing a visual aid (e.g. Prezi, PowerPoint, documentary-themed video, coffee table book, etc.).
Complete Works Cited (text and pictures) per MLA guidelines.
Paper – 40 pts.
Oral Presentation – 20 pts.
Visual Aid – 20 pts
Works Cited – 20 pts.
Total – 100 pts.
Exam period, Dec. 14, at 8:30am.