Midterm HIST156

Question # 00019027 Posted By: maqj Updated on: 07/04/2014 03:30 AM Due on: 07/05/2014
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Week 3: Midterm Instructions

Midterm Instructions

Over the next three weeks you will focus on preliminary work for your final paper. Submit the following in a Word Document as an attachment in your Assignment Folder by the end of Week 5. Do not hesitate to post any questions you may have in the General Questions conference.

1.Annotated Bibliography: Select two primary sources and three to four secondary sources that you will use for your final paper. Construct a descriptive annotated bibliography (using Chicago Style) with these sources. If you are not sure how to construct an annotated bibliography or how to cite in Chicago Style, see the following links.

Please note that the Annotated Bibliography will be graded as a separate assignment.

How to construct an Annotated Bibliography


Cite Rite (Chicago Style)


2.Tenative Outline: Provide a rough outline of how you plan to organize your final paper. If you are not sure how to construct an outline, see the example attached.

3.Thesis Statement: Provide a preliminary thesis statement. If you are not sure how to write a thesis statement, take time to read over the information provided at the following site.

How to construct an introduction/thesis statement


4.Introduction: Submit a rough draft of the first paragraph of your final paper. For tips on constructing a well written introduction, see the information provided at the link above.

The following websites may be helpful to you in learning how to use ’s Library resources and locating/evaluating scholarly sources.

Using the eBook Collection


Locating and Evaluating Scholarly Articles


Identify and Locate Scholarly Journals


Evaluating Websites


I look forward to reading your best work!


All points must relate to the same major topic that you first mentioned in your capital Roman numeral.

Example of an outline:

 I. INTRODUCTION - (Brief comment leading into subject matter - 
 Thesis statement on Shakespeare)
 II. BODY - Shakespeare's Early Life, Marriage, Works, Later Years
 A. Early life in Stratford
 1. Shakespeare's family
 a. Shakespeare's father
 b. Shakespeare's mother
 2. Shakespeare's marriage
 a. Life of Anne Hathaway
 b. Reference in Shakespeare's Poems
 B. Shakespeare's works
 1. Plays
 a. Tragedies
 i. Hamlet
 ii. Romeo and Juliet 
 b. Comedies
 i. The Tempest
 ii. Much Ado About Nothing
 c. Histories
 i. King John
 ii. Richard III
 iii. Henry VIII
 2. Sonnets
 3. Other poems 
 C. Shakespeare's Later Years
 1. Last two plays
 2. Retired to Stratford
 a. Death
 b. Burial
 i. Epitaph on his tombstone
 A. Analytical summary
 1. Shakespeare's early life
 2. Shakespeare's works
 3. Shakespeare's later years
 B. Thesis reworded
 C. Concluding statement

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