Students are expected to show text evidence per TN Ready Standards. Students in intermediate grades will practice citations, quoting, and paraphrasing when summarizing and comprehending articles. Citation poster will be on display in BES library.
If at home and need extra help for citations for a class project or report, below are great sites that can help remember citations! Citations can be tricky!
MLA Citation Models:
Last name, First name. Title of Book. City of publication: Publisher, Year of Publication. Medium of publication.
--Book with one author:
Walker, Niki. Colonial Women. New York: Crabtree Publishing Company, 2003.
--Book with two authors:
Ride, Sally and Banks, Tom. Exploring Our Solar System. New York: Crown Publishers, 2003.
--Encyclopedia and other familiar reference books:
Last name, First name. "Title of item looked up." Title of reference book. Date of edition (volume and page number not needed if information is arranged alphabetically)
Hutson, James H. "Franklin, Benjamin." The World Book Encyclopedia. 2006 ed. Volume 3, pp. 102-103.
--Article in a periodical (magazine):
Last name, First name (if available). "Title of Article." Periodical title. Day, Month, Year: page #'s. Medium pf publication.
Brown, Jim. "Voyage of Hope and Tears." Cobblestone. Feb. 2006: 23-27.
"N.F.L. Training Camp Report." The New York Times. 21 August 1996: pp. B12.
Editor, author, or compiler name (if available). Name of site. Version number. Name of institution/organization affiliated with site (sponsor or publisher), date of resource creation (if available). Medium of publication. Date of access.
--If you write it, cite it.
--Do not forget to quote and paraphrase.
--Indent the second line six spaces.
--Do not number your entries.
--On bibliography page, put entries in alphabetical order by the author's last name.
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