Library class activity peer review exercise in this excercise you will help to refine your colleagues' thesis statements and they will do the same for you get in groups of 3 and share your thesis statement you should check to see that all thesis statements have: 1) a topic 2) a position on the topic. What might the writer do to get a more interesting take on the topic thesis and introduction does the thesis sentence present an argument, or is it simply a declaration of personal feeling a statement of fact if there is no thesis statement—if the writer has instead raised a question or posed a problem—is that question or. Peer review exercise for thesis-centered writing assignments this exercise should take approximately 20-30 minutes to perform and give you constructive feedback on your writing before your instructor sees it the quality of the feedback you provide to your fellow student will likely help you to see errors in your own. Strong claims (thesis statements) tend to o make an argument about how a particular thing (text, video helpful for your first draft of a thesis to simply start with: “in this essay, i argue” o name important materials you're working with: part 2: peer review claims switch papers with a partner or small group, and. Timeline: 15 minutes for each paper review, 5 minutes discussion for each of the 3 papers content and organization 1 does the first paragraph include a thesis statement _____ yes _____ no underline the thesis statement do you have a clear picture of where the paper is going from the thesis comments: 2 does the.
Interactive minds foundations of ls research they produced this web together for reasons of race, ethnicity, and college gpa and b minutes, four days per dissertations review peer week advanced mathematics elective calculus standard sequence algebra i algebra i what role does faith have in being co. Students can benefit from peer review at any stage of the writing process to decide when to schedule peer review for your students, think about what you hope they will get out of it if you want students to help each other with the formation of thesis statements or thinking about how to structure their papers, a peer review. Points 3 2 1 0 introduction background/history thesis statement well- developed introduction engages the reader and creates interest contains detailed background information thesis clearly states a significant and compelling position introduction creates interest thesis clearly states the position introduction. Peer editing guide writer's web by melanie dawson (printable version here) professors often break their classes into small groups that edit drafts of papers this guide will help you to make thoughtful comments about another student's work first, read through a group member's essay in order to get a general idea of the.
Peer reviews use the guidelines below to learn how best to conduct a peer draft review for further information see our handout on how to proofread before you read and while you read the paper find out what the writer is intending to do in the paper (purpose) and what the intended audience is find out what the writer. Thesis worksheet #4 will serve well for a workshop on final research paper prospectuses, while i conceived #5 for peer review of the first version of a long final paper you will probably find that your in consultation with the writer, come up with a new thesis, or simply a better statement of the existing one c spend some.
How do you craft a good thesis statement in this activity, students work together to refine their ideas and put together possible evidence for different topics the purpose is to teach students how to connect their thesis statement with the rest of their paper, and to revise the two in tandem (start with a draft thesis, bring some. What is the writer's thesis statement (main argument) does the writer return to this argument consistently throughout the paper if not, where does the argument start to unravel 5 where would you like the writer to have provided more information 6 are there any factual mistakes or logical inconsistencies if so, where.