Chronology A chronology lists in date order all the major changes and events in a child or young person's life.
How to Write a Timeline Report By Peggy Epstein Writing timeline reports teaches students skills they can use for a variety of assignments. If you are overwhelmed by the amount of information you come across while doing research for a report, one way to organize your research materials and outline your paper at the same time is to learn how to write a timeline report.
For example, you can use the timeline method for writing biographical reports, book reports, and history reports--not just on world events, but science history, sports history or music history as well.
Choose an appropriate topic for a timeline report. Find at least three resources on your subject.
Read through these, highlighting if using the computer or attaching adhesive-backed notes if using print materials. Note the events you consider important to your subject and the dates on which they occurred.
Write each of the events you highlighted or noted on an index card or on separate strips of paper if you type them up. Make sure the date of the event appears on each one. Line up the cards or paper strips in chronological order on a tabletop.
The most vital part of the preparation for writing your paper comes next: For example, if you are writing about the development of major league baseball, ask yourself what event probably had the most impact on the game and label it " 1. Divide the cards or strips of paper into three to five sections and label each section.
For example, if you are writing on the development of a character in a novel, you might label your sections as follows: Compose the body of your paper using your separate groups of cards or strips as the basis for each section of your paper.
Begin each section with a sentence that sets the tone or gives an overview of what the section will be about. For example, you might begin a section with a sentence like, "It became obvious that Monroe Middlebury would be involved in some aspect of public service by the time he was in high school.
For example, "From toMargetta Kine wrote work for the theater that was performed all over the world. She has authored two books, "Great Ideas for Grandkids" and "Family Writes," and published more than articles for various print and online publications.
She received a Master of Arts in curriculum and instruction from the University of Missouri.
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