Essay Writing Tips
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What is the Active and Passive Voice?
Literary Essay Outline Template
The Essentials of a Literary Essay
Persuasive Writing Template
How to Write a Comparison Paragraph
How to Write a Good Analytical Paragraph
Visit http://plagiarism.org/ for everything you've ever wanted to know about plagiairsm, citing sources, bibiliographies, formatting, and completing assignments that are yours and yours alone.
How To Avoid Plagiarism - a three minute video by EasyBib
How to Paraphrase - a three minute video by EasyBib
Why Do I Have to Cite? - a three minute video by EasyBib
Need help citing a source? Click here to visit the Source It website from PDSB and here for the full document. Visiting these links will answer all your questions about citations.
Helpful websites for creating a Bibliography or Works Cited page:
www.EasyBib.com Free trial expires April 29 - this site is highly recommended to students.
Check out this YouTube clip on an easy way to cite your sources.
Having trouble navigating through Google? Click here for some quick and easy tips.
to view MLA Essay format on YouTube
Citing Sources and Avoiding Plagiarism Presentation
OSLA Plagiarism in 2012
Avoid Research Traps & Plagiarism
Source It Right
How to Avoid Plagiarism
MLA Formatting: English, Art, Drama Assignments
How to Format Your Paper Using MLA
and Sample Esay
APA Formatting: Science, Health, Business, Psychology, Geography, Sociology Assignments
to Referencing your APA sources
Chicago Formatting: History & some Art Assignments
U of T
Chicago Formatting Advice
Helpful Formatting Tracking Sheets & Exemplars
How to cite a TWEET
using MLA & APA
Need some tips on how to phrase your search terms for more accurate hits? Click here.
Click here to go to www.turnitin.com
Click here to investigate quick and easy ways to avoid plagiarism.
Reasearch Skills in 2012 (senior students will find this interesting)
Primary vs. Secondary documents
More information on primary vs secondary documents
To help you better understand plagiarism click on this tutorial called You Quote it, You Note it!. Once the page loads, click on RESTART to begin and NEXT to for each slide.
And to better understand research, click on this tutorial called Credible Sources Count, courtesy of the Vaughn Public Library. The tutorial begins immediately and will help you evaluate your sources.
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