Banks Middle School
Pike County School System
This podcast discusses plagiarism and can be used as an introduction before teaching a research project or informational writing. A student skit is used to illustrate plagiarism in a way that students can relate to. Items discussed are the forms of plagiarism, consequences of plagiarism, and how to avoid plagiarism. It also discusses how to make a parenthetical citation to avoid plagiarism in writing.
NCTE/ IRA Standard
# 8 Students use a variety of technological and information resources (e.g., libraries, databases, computer networks, video) to gather and synthesize information and to create and communicate knowledge.