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An activity-based approach to the learning and teaching of research methods: measuring student engagement and learning eimear fallon, stephen walsh and terry prendergast. Activity 1 begin the class with the following starter question, which may be written on the board ahead of time if desired: what is a thesis statement. Thesis activity (thanks to lysley tenorio for helping to create this activity) one way to think about a thesis statement is: observation + opinion (the why aspect) = thesis an effective thesis is one that is not obvious rather it is one that is discussible, arguable, and interesting.
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