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Human Impact Research Project: Home

Chose Your Topic

Possible Topics:

  • Pollution: Air pollution / air quality, Climate changeDrinking water contaminationPlastic pollutionAcid rain

  • Habitat destruction/extinction: Deforestation, Rainforests, Endangered species, Over hunting, Overfishing, Invasive species, Ocean acidification, Urban/suburban sprawl

  • Resources: World water crisis, Running out of nonrenewable resources, Sustainable building supplies

Requirements

For this research project you need to use and cite 3 different resources:

Choices include Databases:

*Username: lurgio  *Password: lurgio

Britannica

Gale In Context: Science

ABC-CLIO: Understanding Controversy and Society

EBSCO  login info:

Choose Student Resources in upper left hand corner 

Middle Search Plus Database: (Full text middle school magazine articles)

ID: lurgio

PW:  @03110

Reliable and Authoritative Websites

 

Plastic Pollution

greenpeace.org

Sample MLA Works Cited Page

See Example HERE

Works Cited Document: SET THIS UP FIRST

  •    Title the document: (Industrial Revolution Invention)
  •    Times New Roman,   12 font,   Double Spaced

All Citations: 

  •    ABC order
  •    Every line AFTER the first is indented.
  •    (Return - Tab:  to indent any line after the 1st)

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Your Name

Teacher's Name

Class or Assignment

31 March 2017

Works Cited

"A Brief History of Typewriters." A Brief History of Typewriters. N.p., n.d. Web.

     29 Feb. 2017. <http://site.xavier.edu/polt/typewriters/tw-history.html>.

"Christopher Latham Sholes." World of Invention. Gale, 2006. 

     Biography in Context. Web. 29 Feb. 2017.

 

 

Cite Your Sources

Use this citation generator to create your MLA style citations for your sources.

Why Cite?

Give Credit to the Author or Creator

  • So you can get back to you source
  • Avoid Plagiarism
  • Stay Organized
  • EVALUATE Websites using this RADCAB method

Cite as you go!

Reliable Websites

TIP:  To find authoritative and reliable websites on Plastic Pollution:

In the Google search bar type:

site:.edu Plastic Pollution

site:.gov Plastic Pollution

Cite these websites using: Citation Maker

 

Possible Topics