Noodle Primary Sources

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Goal: Having committed to a universal truth/theme, write a thesis based, persuasive essay supporting this truth in concert with authoritative secondary sources. In process, master locating reliable secondary sources & master gleaning and recording precise, accurate notes from these secondary sources using Noodle tools— Noodle tool skills include: navigating library for credible resources, forming bibliographic entries for individual sources, recording relevant information from sources, paraphrasing and/or summarizing found evidence, and connecting the source material to the thesis. Master, too, the sophisticated MLA documentation system for using secondary sources in one’s academic writing. Source Requirements in Noodle Tools: * At least one…show more content…
If you really like the source and want to pull lots of information, you’ll just have to create lots of cards for that source! No problem. Direct Quotation (i.e., the Details) No more than 3 sentences from the source can go here at a time (a chunk)! If you really like the source and want to pull lots of information, you’ll just have to create lots of cards for that source! No problem. Paraphrase (i.e., the Explaining of the direct quotation & details above). Remember the rules on paraphrasing! We did this in class. Remember, too, the art of paraphrasing, the seamless beauty they can add to your future essay Paraphrase (i.e., the Explaining of the direct quotation & details above). Remember the rules on paraphrasing! We did this in class. Remember, too, the art of paraphrasing, the seamless beauty they can add to your future essay My Ideas (i.e., the Connection of the details above to the topic & working thesis; i.e., commentary). You finally get to voice your thoughts, questions, and musings on the information… Ideally, on this card you connect the details to your

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