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                        Senior Project Timeline and Mentor/Mentee Agreement

         Stage                                                                       Due Dates
1.   Select Internal NLCP Mentor (Mentor must agree)                              October 22, 2010
2.   With Mentor, Determine Initial Driving Question                              October 29, 2010
3.   Topic Area Research/Create Topic Map                                         November 15, 2010
4.   1st Meeting with NLCP-appointed Outside Expert on Topic (1st Intersession)   November 22-23, 2010
5.   FSM Documentary Information Session                                          November 22-23, 2010
6.   Written Reflection on Topic — after Meeting with Expert                      December 3, 2010
7.   FSM Application Due                                                          December 3, 2010
8.   1st Half of the Following Research and Emerging Claim:                       January 21, 2011

-Research Source cards (at least 3 sources explore opposition)
          Primary Sources (2 +):
              Film
              Interview (either personal or transcripts from radio/tv)
                      with appropriately qualified “expert”
          Secondary Sources (9 +, student picks extras):
              2 books
              3 academic journal articles
              3 periodical articles
              1 internet reference (hub) site
-Research Note cards (at least 3 sources explore opposition)
          Primary Sources (2 +):
              Film (10 each film = 10 + total)
              Interview (20 each interview = 20 + total)
          Secondary Sources (9+, student picks optional extras):
              2 books (25 each book = 50 + total)
              3 academic journal articles (10 each article = 30 + total)
              3 periodical articles (10 each article = 30 + total)
              1 internet reference (hub) site 5 each article (worksheet)

9. 2nd Meeting with NLCP-appointed Outside Expert on Topic                 January 24-25, 2011
10. 2nd Half of the Above Research and the Claim                           February 2, 2011
11. Outline                                                                February 9, 2011
12. 1st Full Draft of Essay                                                February 16, 2011
13. 2nd Full Draft of Essay                                                February 23, 2011
14. Final Draft of Essay                                                   February 28, 2011
15. Cover Letter (Metacognitive component)                                 February 28, 2011
16. Presentation Outline                                                   March 2, 2011
17. Presentation: 1st Practice                                             March 4, 2011
18. Presentation to Independent Panel of Judges (2 nd Intersession)        March 8-12, 2011
    Presentation (for seniors in the Free Spirit Media SP course)          April 11-30, 2011

				
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