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This item isolates and simplifies the skill of writing a bibliography. It can be taught separately (grab a pile of books on a topic and have kids practice writing entries) OR used to compliment a research unit.
Examples are provided for citing different sources including books with a single author, books with more than one author, magazine articles, and websites.
This item includes:
Finding Credible Sources Anchor Chart
Primary and Secondary Sources Anchor Chart
Defining plagiarism and bibliography
Student instructions for writing a bibliography with examples
A sample bibliography
Directions for drafting a bibliography with a student worksheet
Directions for publishing a final, alphabetically correct bibliography - with a student worksheet
Third graders successfully wrote bibliographies using this guide and not a single tear was shed. Some even thought it was fun?
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