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  • Select an important author and write a 4 page (minimum) research paper on his/her life and works. The paper should include:
    • Factual information about the writer's life
    • A description of writing topics and style
    • Reasons why the author is considered important
    • Standard grammar, usage and spelling
    • Bibliography
    • Graphics (do not count towards four page minimum)
    • Submitted through
  • Due date March 1, 2013
  • Final draft will count as a 100 point summative assignment

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Scoring Rubric

Turned in on time 10 points
Typed 10 points
Graphics 1 - 10 points
Bibliography 1 - 10 points 
Neatness 1 - 10 points 
Grammar and spelling 1 - 10 points 
Following instructions 1 - 10 points 
Library behavior/ effort 1 - 10 points 
Accuracy and depth of material 1 - 30 points

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