Class of 2020
Senior Thesis Requirements in English and Government Classes
It is the goal of Forest Hills High School to prepare our students for success beyond the halls of our school community. With this in mind, the school has a mandated Senior Thesis Requirement in both Senior English and Government Classes.
Students in all Senior Government classes will be required to write a Senior Thesis evaluating some aspect of government. Instructions are attached and will be discussed in all Government classes. An outline of your thesis paper will be due on Friday, October 25, 2019. All Senior Thesis Papers will be due on Wednesday, November 13, 2019. Senior Thesis papers must be done in proper research format as directed by your government teacher. The Senior Thesis Paper is a major portion of the final grade in all Government classes. Non-submission of a Thesis Paper in the Government class can result in a failure for the class.
Students in all Senior English classes will be required to write a Senior Thesis based on a piece of literature at the discretion of your Senior English Teacher. The due date for this paper will be in the Spring of 2020. Confirm the due date with your Senior English Teacher. The Senior Thesis Paper is a major portion of the final grade in all English classes. Non-submission of a Thesis Paper in the English class can result in a failure for the class. See link below for Senior Thesis Instructions.
Check out these links for proper MLA Citation Format
Cornell University MLA Citation Style Page
CW Post MLA Style
Examples of MLA Citations
Community Service Requirement
All students in Senior Government classes are required to participate in 15 hours of community service. Request for Approval of your community service activity must be submitted to your Government teacher no later than Friday, October 4, 2019. See link below for Community Service Guidelines and Log. Completed Hours, Log and Essay is due on Friday, January 3rd, 2020.