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Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
Citing Sources (High School Life project)
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Citing Sources (High School Life project)

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  • 1. High School Life Project
  • 2. Image Attibution: http://www.flickr.com/photos/will-lion/2595497078/sizes/z/in/photostream/
  • 3. Evaluating Information <ul><li>3 minutes </li></ul><ul><li>With a partner, list 2 websites you use and consider reliable (you trust the information you find there) </li></ul><ul><li>List 2 websites you think might be unreliable (the information is not always trustworthy) </li></ul>
  • 4. Evaluating Information <ul><li>Share your answers </li></ul><ul><li>What makes a site reliable? </li></ul><ul><li>What makes it unreliable? </li></ul>
  • 5. Evaluating Information <ul><li>Purpose </li></ul><ul><li>Authority </li></ul><ul><li>Objectivity </li></ul><ul><li>Currency </li></ul>
  • 6. <ul><li>Evaluate information -- don’t believe everything you read </li></ul><ul><li>Compare multiple sources </li></ul><ul><li>Always cite your sources (Easybib.com) </li></ul>Image Attribution: http://www.flickr.com/photos/mikeeperez/2453225588/
  • 7. Image attribution: http://www.flickr.com/photos/galant/3268338756/sizes/l/in/photostream/ Newspapers, magazines, scholarly journals, images, reference books, primary sources and more School pays for access – has info you can’t get free on the web Edited/fact checked, so often more reliable than websites
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  • 10. Evaluating Information <ul><li>Which of these would you trust the most? </li></ul><ul><li>A university website (.edu) </li></ul><ul><li>Wiki Answers </li></ul><ul><li>A printed book </li></ul><ul><li>A 4 th grader’s personal website </li></ul>
  • 11. Evaluating Information <ul><li>Which of these would you trust the most? </li></ul><ul><li>Wikipedia </li></ul><ul><li>A government site (.gov) </li></ul><ul><li>Yahoo Answers </li></ul><ul><li>An article from the New York Times </li></ul>
  • 12. Library Resources <ul><li>From Lakeridge High School home page, hover over “Library” </li></ul><ul><li>Choose “Class Projects” </li></ul><ul><li>Find helpful links, MLA format, Works Cited examples </li></ul>
  • 13. Cite Your Sources <ul><li>Demonstration: Citing a Novel </li></ul><ul><li>Knowles, John. A Separate Peace . New York: Scribner, 200 </li></ul><ul><li>Demonstration: Citing a Personal Interview </li></ul><ul><li>Doe, Jane. &amp;quot;High School Experiences.&amp;quot; Personal interview. 19 Sept. 2011. Print. </li></ul>
  • 14. Format Your Paper
  • 15. Format Your Paper
  • 16. Works Cited Page
  • 17. Review <ul><li>Where can you find library resources for this project? </li></ul><ul><li>Name at least one web site where you can create MLA citations </li></ul><ul><li>Where can you find sample papers in MLA format? </li></ul><ul><li>How do you decide which citation comes first on your Works Cited page? </li></ul>

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