Assignment 3 - Researching the Main Topic
The main topic of your science project is the overarching theme of the project. Researching the main topic provides you and eventually your readers with information that is essential to understanding the background for the project. Include a definition of the main topic and the basic information that will help you and others understand the main topic.

To complete this assignment:

  • Open your school Google Docs account (a link is available on the Wiscasset High School home page)
  • Click on "Create new"
  • Scroll down to: "from template"
  • Scroll down to: "Main Topic Research Template"
  • Click on "Use this template"
  • Click on "File"
  • Scroll down to: "Rename"
  • Rename this document by removing "Copy of" and replacing it with your name
  • Save this document


This template provides you with three boxes for information about the main topic of your science project and three boxes to cite the information that you include on this form. Please use correct MLA citations and not just the URL for the website you used to acquire the information. Write the information in complete sentences.
  • Define the main topic of your project
  • Provide brief but thorough information about the main topic in the next two boxes.
  • Share the information with me: sperkins@svrsu-whs.org