7th Grade Media/Research

The Students were introduced to the Big 6 Research Model last year.  They will used this outline to assist with conducting research on a topic that will be assigned by their teacher.  In 7th grade students it is expected that students will explored various websites for credibility, and discovered that Wikipedia was not a credible source.  Website evaluation and citation will also explored.  Students will be introduced to topics such as Plagiarism vs Paraphrase, how to incorporate parenthetical citation in your research report, and how to write a Research Paper using MLA format, complete with a Works Cited page. This program will also assist in students presentation skills. They will practice digital reporting, as well as how to produce quality oral presentations.