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Written Assignment: Survivor Narrative
By this point in the class, you will have learned about different disasters that have affected communities around the world. Though we have had some time to hear the voices of those who have survived some of these events, we don’t have the time to thoroughly investigate a wide array of possible kinds of disasters and the stories of those who have survived them. This assignment presents an opportunity to learn more about the experiences of Survivors and to consider what variables may have impacted that experience. Please see the attached file for a full description of the writing assignment.
No more than 2-3 pages, single spaced. Be sure to include at least 5 references and sources.
5 references at least
My chosen topic is Hurricane Irma.(I want you to write about Hurricane Irma).
Kindly, follow the attached instructions and rubric.
Rubric: Total Points – 20
Quality of the content and material used
Quality, richness of research and content. For example, did you rely on good quality source material? How thoroughly did you research this topic?
Synthesis of Narrative & Research
How clearly do provide background, context, and outline the research that has been done on this topic/source material and what conclusions have been drawn. Tell me what you have found in a succinct and clear way.
Quality of your own analysis in Discussion & Conclusions
What can you bring to the table? What observations can you make based on your understanding of the subject?
Format & Structure of the paper
Is this paper clear, concise and carefully organized?
Grammar is very important for your writing! If you are unsure, make sure you have others review and edit your writing.
References & APA –format citations
This includes citations & references and whether they are cited properly (APA style