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Alicia Glover
3/22 Discussion Board
Fri Mar 22, 2013 12:47pm
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I have not chosen my final topic for the Annotated Bibliography. I was hoping to kill two birds with one stone so I have been brainstorming on various topics. I wasn’t really clear on the types of subjects I should write about so that is why I haven’t chosen yet. But as I am writing write now, I think I may write about the effects of video game violence on children. This is always the hardest part for me. Brainstorming is not my forte. I usually go through the other entries by the students to get my brain going. Usually, in my other English classes, this part of the assignment is done in class. Everybody has a few days to think about what subject they want and then they share their thoughts in class. I think this is a good technique because you get good feedback on your idea. Whenever I do finally come up with a topic, I think that scholarly journals are going to be the most beneficial towards the outcome of my paper. When I start my research I am going to do the same thing I did for my last paper. I am going to use the Joyner resources. I find that they have good information and they also have a lot of information. I think my biggest struggle is going to be finding sources that are relevant. I think I will definitely use more print sources than website sources. I hope I can come up with a subject that makes this project flow smoothly. That is one of the most important things about this project. Choosing the topic can influence the yield of sources. If you try to write about something cloning you have to make sure that you are not looking at the history of cloning. I have a lot of concerns about this project. This is technically my first annotated bibliography and I just hope I can do it right. I am not sure if you have office hours next week so I’ll probably got to the writing center to have them look over my paper.

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