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Senior Research Prompt

You will be writing a research paper on a contemporary topic of your choice.  The topic should be something of major global significance.  You will be writing about how your topic gained importance and left its mark (positively or negatively) on society.  You will be using APA citation style.  

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Evaluating Websites

As you conduct your research, you may want to use a website as one of your sources.  Remember to use the 7 Layers of Website Evaluation to help evaluate the website.  

The 7 Layers of Website Evaluation InfoGraphic created for Indian Prairie District 204's Research Handbook. The District 204 Research Handbook is a joint project between the Metea, Neuqua and Waubonsie High School LMCs. ‚Äč