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This collection will be used to assist high school students in being responsible for citing their own work and to learn about plagiarism. There are webpages linked to inform them on what it means to plagiarize, games, videos, articles, and other resources.

It is intended to inform them on plagiarism.

Videos on Plagiarism

Plagiarism Games and Activities. Ways to Avoid Plagiarism — Plagiarism Checker. It’s easy to find information for most research papers, but it’s not always easy to add that information into your paper without falling into the plagiarism trap.

Ways to Avoid Plagiarism — Plagiarism Checker

There are easy ways to avoid plagiarism. Follow some simple steps while writing your research paper to ensure that your document will be free of plagiarism. 6 Ways to Avoid Plagiarism Paraphrase - So you have found information that is perfect for your research paper. Read it and put it into your own words. Checking Research Papers Be sure to edit your research paper carefully and check for plagiarism before turning it in to the class. Turabian Citation Guide. Notes-Bibliography Style: Sample Citations The following examples illustrate citations using notes-bibliography style.

Turabian Citation Guide

Examples of notes are followed by shortened versions of citations to the same source. For more details and many more examples, see chapters 16 and 17 of Turabian. APA Citation Guide. Summary: APA (American Psychological Association) style is most commonly used to cite sources within the social sciences.

APA Citation Guide

This resource, revised according to the 6th edition, second printing of the APA manual, offers examples for the general format of APA research papers, in-text citations, endnotes/footnotes, and the reference page. For more information, please consult the Publication Manual of the American Psychological Association, (6th ed., 2nd printing). Contributors:Joshua M. Paiz, Elizabeth Angeli, Jodi Wagner, Elena Lawrick, Kristen Moore, Michael Anderson, Lars Soderlund, Allen Brizee, Russell KeckLast Edited: 2016-05-13 12:06:24 Please use the example at the bottom of this page to cite the Purdue OWL in APA. To see a side-by-side comparison of the three most widely used citation styles, including a chart of all APA citation guidelines, see the Citation Style Chart.

You can also watch our APA vidcast series on the Purdue OWL YouTube Channel. General APA Guidelines Title Page Abstract. MLA Citation Guide. Interactive Plagiarism Tutorial. Plagium- Plagiarism Detector. The Plagiarism Checker. Episodes and Quizzes - Academic Integrity. The news magazine for high school. Turnitin : Results : Plagiarism Spectrum.

Did I Plagiarize? The Types and Severity of Plagiarism Violations. Plagiarism is a hot topic in the academic world, but it applies in all aspects of our lives.

Did I Plagiarize? The Types and Severity of Plagiarism Violations

In a country and culture that values intellectual property, it is imperative that we are conscious of plagiarism guidelines and standards. The reality is, in many facets of life, when we make mistakes, we can claim ignorance. But when it comes to plagiarizing, there is little slack given; we are all expected to understand plagiarism guidelines and what constitutes a violation.

While plagiarism is never considered acceptable, there are varying levels of severity with different types of plagiarism violations. So are you wondering if you’ve plagiarized? For a similar chart on the copyright usage of images, see the “Can I Use That Picture” graphic. To purchase a 20×30 printed poster, please visit the online store. Grammar Checker. Purdue OWL website. Summary: This page provides resources for grades 7-12 instructors and students Contributors:Lauren Huebsch, Allen BrizeeLast Edited: 2014-06-24 12:19:35 For resources specifically created for grades 7-12 students, see the other resources in this section.

Purdue OWL website

For access to all OWL resources, click here. Please click on the links below to access Full OWL resources that may also be useful grades 7-12 instructors and students: Process Starting the Writing Process - This resource contains tips for instructors and student on beginning writing. Prewriting - This section explains the prewriting (invention) stage of the composing process.

Writer's Block / Writer's Anxiety - This resource contains help for overcoming writer's block and a short series of exercises to help students begin writing. Developing an Outline - This resource describes why outlines are useful, what types of outlines exist, suggestions for developing effective outlines, and how outlines can be used as an invention strategy for writing. Plagiarism Information. Monash University Library: Lesson on Academic Honesty.