A classic and accessible work recently revised by master teachers Gregory G. Colomb and Joseph M. Williams, Kate L. Turabian’s Student’s Guide to Writing College Papers can help your students learn the concepts of good research writing and help you make the instructional shifts needed to meet the new ELA Common Core State Standards.

Your students will learn how to make effective arguments and write research papers grounded in evidence. They will also learn the vocabulary of research and writing. At just $15 per book, with bulk discounts available, the Student’s Guide is one of the most cost-effective solutions for meeting the standards for research writing at the high school level.

The Student’s Guide covers:

  • Finding a Research Topic
  • Planning for an Answer
  • Evaluating and Using Sources
  • Crafting Effective Arguments
  • Planning a First Draft
  • Quoting, Paraphrasing, and Summarizing Sources
  • Preventing Plagiarism
  • Revising and Editing
  • Citing Sources — MLA, APA, and Chicago Styles