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Helping Students Avoid Plagiarism | Composition Studies | Learnist
10 Steps to Organized Paper
Make this a checklist/contract for students so there is an added layer of seriousness.
This is great to teach kids how to cite evidence and give reasons in opinion writing in a really fun way! "I have evidence that my dad is an alien" is an Audi commercial that can lead to a great discussion about observations.
What Are Databases and Why You Need Them- great video for students!
Summarization Strategy called "the incredible shrinking notes". Students start out writing a summary of a reading selection on the large index card. Students are then given the medium sized card and have to take the information from the large card and condense it onto the medium sized card. Finally, students are given the small card and must take the information from the medium sized card and condense it further onto the small card. Great way for students to get to the main point/idea!
Avoiding Plagiarism - a MUST for middle school!
Big 6 alignment with AASL Standards
Temple University's Handouts on Conducting Research, Using Source Materials Effectively, and Avoiding Plagiarism