You will investigate a specific event in earth science that you personally find interesting. You will write 2 or 3 page paper about this event and present your findings during an assign class period.
the rough draft should be the first version of your completed paper. it should include citations and references.this step will not earn you and point, but is a valuable step in the writing process for those who take advantage.
I am thinking of the MUDSLIDE in Sierra Leone but anything is welcome