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Journey Essay Final Draft: Due by Friday, October 18 by 2:30 P.M. in my room

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Authors, titles of novels, relevant background to prepare for argument Argument layout (direction to your purpose)

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  • 1. lf it is not 4 FULL pages, (not 3 and a half), then it will not be accepted or automatically receive a FULL LETTER GRADE OFF;

Works Cited is the fifth page.

  • 2. One letter grade will be deducted

for every day it is late.

  • 3. YOU MUST ATTACH THIS RUBRIC TO THE TOP OF YOUR PAPER.

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My signature below indicates that 1) all submitted work (hard copy/online) is my own original work, and I have cited any

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