This resource will assist your students in practicing MLA in-text citations. This will also help them integrate and explain quotes using the I.C.E. method. **Teachers - you will need to choose articles for your students to read based on the worksheet's activity. However, the topic is common. I left
Directions: Pretend you are hosting an awards show. Invent awards to give to characters in the story you just read. Give each award to a character, with a name for the award (like "Most Thoughtful" or "Most Daring"), an explanation for why they received the award, and a quote as evidence from the
This visual guide will help your students understand how to use in-text citations effectively in their writing. Many students struggle with citations and how they work with the works cited page. With the visual element, students are much more likely to retain the information. It's perfect for learni
This is a lesson designed for economic students to read articles and write an essay in response to the articles. The articles were taken from the New York Times newspaper. Students will read about all the reasons why Americans are having a hard time saving in today's economy. They will then fill out
This worksheet will help to explain MLA formatting for in text citations and work cited pages. It comes with two pages of explanation for MLA citations of various work (print, websites, no author, multiple authors, etc.) And examples of work that has been cited correctly. The worksheet contains a fu
Citation formatting can be challenging for students (so it quickly becomes an instructional challenge for teachers).
In my experience, it helps to go beyond sharing one or two standard citation examples. Students also appreciate the chance to practice citations outside of their formal papers where
This is a fun activity to do to practice citation. Students "cite" their clothes as practice for upcoming source citation. This is a great way to introduce having to put information into a certain format. This is very similar to MLA citation, but not exact, since it isn't asking for the same informa
This is an individual activity in which students are asked to research a variety of topics concerning the idea of witches, and particularly witch hunts as those topics are key to understanding Hannah's struggle in the novel.
Students create a brochure that includes information on four topics that
Using this guiding packet, students can research an insect of their choice and keep their notes organized in one packet. The students also practice citation and create a works cited page to list where they retrieved their information.
Your students will LOVE practicing citation with these sort and practice cards!! This MLA practice set will be a perfect resource to make citations FUN!!! Students will practice putting each element in the correct order, including punctuation so they are prepared to put them in a works cited page.
In my class, I use a number of worksheets, projects, and Google Slides presentations to teach MLA. I assign this worksheet to students to help them practice their citation skills and knowledge of MLA format. On this worksheet students will be asked a few questions about MLA format, works cited pages
In my class, I use a number of worksheets, projects, and Google Slides presentations to teach MLA. I assign this worksheet to students to help them practice their citation skills. On this worksheet students will be given information from five sources and will have to put the information in the corre
This is a printable handout to use with students in Language Arts (or Social Studies/Geography) to produce a research project on a given state. The packet includes a sheet of the sections to be included with a built-in checksheet to give students points for completing each section of the assignment.
This is a printable handout to use with students in Language Arts (or Social Studies/US History) to produce a research project on a US president. The packet includes a sheet of the sections to be included with a built-in checksheet to give students points for completing each section of the assignmen
In my class, I use a number of worksheets, projects, and Google Slides presentations to teach MLA. I assign this worksheet to students to help them practice their citation skills. On this worksheet students will be asked a few questions about MLA format,plagiarism, reliable sources, and will create
Grade 9-12: This two-page student handout (with teacher answer key) asks students to read Act 4 and respond to a series of guiding questions. Students must find direct evidence from the text to support their responses and practice citations for any quoted material.This activity can be assigned for
Teach your students how to cite their sources! Newly updated to include MLA 8th edition (7th edition is also included). This has also been updated for distance learning! Everything is included in an easy-to-use Google Slides document that can be shared digitally with students.MLA style and format fo
A quick and easy reminder of how to write in-text and works cited citations. This editable handout covers the basics in a simplified way. It is not meant as a replacement for using a handbook, but an easy-to-copy resource students can keep in their notebooks or folders.
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Do your students struggle to seamlessly incorporate text evidence within their writing? This completely digital and printable unit will teach your students MLA 8 citations, with critical lessons that will teach your students how to incorporate and embed these citations within their paragraphs. This
UPDATED MARCH 21, 2019MLA 8th EditionAdded Page Guidelines WorksheetAdded Works Cited Worksheet Added a Scripted Teacher Guide to make teaching the concepts easyIt is essential that students learn how to embed and cite quotations correctly in order to write cohesive paragraphs and essays. A lot of s
Students can ALWAYS use more practice when it comes to citing and embedding direct quotes in our research papers. Enter this practice bundle. With these three activities: 8 stations (including task cards, a scramble, a sort, and online self-assessment/practice quizzes) your students will be well on