When using the exact words of an author, use quotation marks and in-text citation to give the author credit.
Re-write the author’s ideas in your own words. Use in-text citation to give the author credit for the ideas.
Put the main idea in your own words. Use in-text citation to give credit to the author.
Create a note-taking strategy and use it.
Document your sources of information.
Taking notes Response: my thoughts, ideas opinions about this information Notes: Key Ideas, Facts, Data, Important Quotations, etc. Main Idea Source of Info: Author, Title, Publisher, Date, URL, pages, etc. Date