Africana Studies Help Directions in the attachments along with documents AFRS 1501 Mid-Term Essay 575 Total Points Due Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2022

Click here to Order a Custom answer to this Question from our writers. It’s fast and plagiarism-free.

Directions in the attachments along with documents 

AFRS 1501

Mid-Term Essay

575 Total Points

Due Date: Wednesday, March 2, 2022, at 11:59 PM

**PLEASE SEE THE RUBRIC ON THE SECOND PAGE**

You are to write a 1000-word essay (roughly two double-spaced pages), refencing THREE of the sources

assigned for the first part of this course. In this essay you are to:

-Determine and explain a theme for the documents you chose. This cannot be a theme that was previously

assigned for a post. (80 points)

-Show how that theme is present in all THREE documents you chose. (240 points)

-Preview how this theme will blend into the lives of Black Americans in the post-Civil War era. (80

points)

-Proper use of grammar, punctuation, capitalization, italics, and quotation marks (75 points)

-Writing that clearly exhibits your point (50 points)

-Proper use of MLA format to cite your sources (50 points)

**USE YOUR SUBMITTED WRITINGS TO ASSIST YOU WITH THIS ESSAY.**

Works Cited Page Format for Sources:

“Creating an African-American Culture.” Lumen Learning. African American History and

Culture. Simple Book Publishing, 2020.

Use the bold-faced title of the PDF in quotation marks with the proper capitalization. This is the only part

of each entry you need to change. The other parts of the entries will be the same as they are all from

African American History and Culture by Lumen Learning.

Internal (Parenthetical) Documentation Format for Sources:

(“Creating an African-American Culture” 3).

Use the bold-faced title of the document in quotation marks with proper capitalization, pg. number of the

PDF on which you found the info. Remember: the period goes AFTER the closed parenthesis.

Help with your paper writing, internal citation, and works cited page formats:

https://owl.purdue.edu/owl/research_and_citation/mla_style/mla_formatting_and_style_guide/mla_

formatting_and_style_guide.html

Requirement Points

Earned

Word Count Up to 250 words Up to 500 words Up to 705 words Up to 1000

words

A. Original theme The theme is

either nonexistent

or not original

Max Pts. = 20

Original theme

with little or no

explanation

Max. Pts.= 40

Original theme

is explained

with some holes

in clarity

Max Pts.= 60

Theme is

original and

clearly

explained

Max Pts.= 80

B. Three

documents used to

explain theme

Fewer than three docs are used OR

there are three docs that are not linked

to the theme

Max Pts.= 80

Three docs are

summarized but

not clearly

linked to the

theme

Max Pts.= 160

Three docs from

the course are

clearly linked to

the theme

Max Pts.= 240

C. Preview how

your theme will

relate to Black

Americans post-

Civil War

There is either very little explanation

or none at all.

Max Pts.= 30

There is an

explanation but

some holes in

the reasoning.

Max Pts.= 60

There is a clear

explanation of

how your theme

relates to Black

Americans’

lives after the

Civil War

Max Pts.= 80

D. Proper use of

grammar,

punctuation,

capitalization,

italics, and

quotation marks

There are severe errors throughout the

essay that make comprehension of the

work difficult.

Max Pts.= 25

The errors are

noticeable and

numerous, but

do not take

away from

understanding

the written

piece.

Max Pts.= 50

There are very

few errors

regarding

grammar,

punctuation,

capitalization,

italics, and

quotation marks.

Max Pts.= 75

E. Writing that

clearly exhibits

your point

Writing is

convoluted and

does not connect

main ideas to

supporting details

Max Pts.= 15

Supporting

details are

evident with

tenuous

connections to

main ideas

Max Pts.= 25

The structure is

evident with a

few gaps in

understanding

Max Pts.= 35

Writing is clear,

concise, and

easy to

comprehend

Max Pts.= 50

F. Proper use of

MLA to cite your

sources

There is no works

cited page and/or

internal

documentation,

severe errors, or

very little

documentation.

Max Pts.= 15

There are severe

errors with the

documentation.

Max Pts.= 25

There are

numerous

documentation

errors.

Max Pts. = 35

Both the internal

documentation

and the works

cited page are

completed with

few errors.

Max Pts.= 50

Total Points Earned

Place your order now for a similar assignment and have exceptional work written by one of our experts, guaranteeing you an A result.

Need an Essay Written?

This sample is available to anyone. If you want a unique paper order it from one of our professional writers.

Get help with your academic paper right away

Quality & Timely Delivery

Free Editing & Plagiarism Check

Security, Privacy & Confidentiality