Write my essay please.
use these quotes:
1.) "for everyone everywhere, Neil Armstrong was a hero..." (parenthetical citation)
2.) he proved to the world "that with enough drive and ingenuity, anything is possible" (parenthetical citation)
3.) "his life should inspire us to make that dream a reality today" (parenthetical citation)
4.) "a reluctant American hero" (parenthetical citation)
5.) "humankind's first small step on a world beyond our own" (parenthetical citation)
6.) "Armstrong's sentence, " ("that is one small step for man, one giant leap for mankind") "although it was targeted above national divisions and quarrels of earth, still unquestionably signified the United States' victory in the desperate space race with the Soviet Union" (parenthetical citation)
feel free to find more quotes/ sources. just list them after.
please try to complete as soon as possible!
here's the rubric:
US History 10
Significant Contributions to American
Society during the 20th Century
need to select an individual from American History during the latter half of
the 20th Century (1950-2015) and write a research paper on the
contributions they made to society. This can include popular culture,
economics, politics, environmental, civil rights and women’s rights. You are
not limited to these topics, but it is just a list to generate thought. You
must have your individual approved before you proceed with your research. Your
question to answer is: How has this person changed/impacted/influenced life in
the 20th Century? This impact can be positive or negative.
you chose your topic question you will work throughout your paper to answer the
question. Provide evidence that shows you understand the impact and important
of that idea/concept on American society.
will be first come first serve for choices of who you write your paper on.
Details to follow. One person per topic per hour.
You are not writing a biography of this
individual’s life. I do not need to know what their favorite color is. I want
to know about what they contributed to American Society. Why are we still talking
about them? Why should we know about them? Why should we care?
pay close attention to the items in this section. Failure to do any of them
will result points deducted from your overall paper grade.
You will turn
your paper into www.turnitin.com by the assigned deadline
Deadline is 11:59
pm on Thursday, May 7th
Failure to submit a copy online by the assigned due
date will result in a zero for the entire paper.
You have created
a login and you registered for my class it is now your responsibility to have
it submitted by the assigned due date. No exceptions will be made. If you are
absent on the 7th, it is still due.
You will turn in
a printed copy of your paper in class on Friday, May 8th.
Failure to turn
in a printed copy on the assigned due date will result in a 5% deduction in
your overall grade.
12 font (Cambria,
Calibri, or Times New Roman)
1 inch margins (I
will measure with a ruler)
You need 6-8
sources for your research paper. The more the better. Sources need to come from
Gale, Mel, or using Google Scholar
need to have parenthetical citations throughout your paper. You will need
proper citations throughout your paper.
One needs to be
an source from a book or a periodical (not online)
You need to turn
in a separate MLA source page. (not included in paper length)
If your source
page is not in MLA format you will lose all points available.
Your American Odyssey
is not a source for this paper.
You have a 2 days
in class to work on the research paper. All other time will be outside of class
of your own accord. The days are March 26th and March 30th.
Missing either of those days does not change the paper due date.
stated above you need to select an individual who has made a significant
contribution to society in the latter half of the 20th Century