Paraphrasing Lesson, Poster and Steps for How to Paraphrase ~ Help Your Students Avoid Plagiarism: Give them the five steps for paraphrasing.
Great for learning proper note taking skills and perfect for students working on informational writing, completing research papers, or writing text summaries. I used to struggle years ago with teaching my young elementary students how to paraphrase and put things in their own words so that they weren’t just copying information from books. A few years ago I took the time break down the task and look at what I do automatically as fluent and college educated writer and see if I could put it in to terms my students would understand. Alas the task of teaching my students how to do a research report without plagiarism has become easy with the simple steps I came up with. I hope these steps help you and your students like it has helped me. *This is just a first step in helping our students write, ideas that aren't general knowledge will need author credit. Now updated to include a student info page with steps for reference and a poster so you can display the steps to paraphrasing! You could also print it in to larger sections to display as an anchor chart.
Be the first to review this product!
About the Seller
Teacher Ms H
Just a California girl, living in a teacher's world. I love teaching third grade in the Los Angeles area while creating and sharing awesome educational resources. I've been teaching elementary school since 2000, primarily in third grade but I have also taught second and fourth. I've been a part of Whole Brain Teaching for over a decade, and believe it is the best classroom management system out there. I enjoy being able to mentor new teachers in classroom behavior management and motivational techniques to excite and engage their learners.